Merrill, the daughter of Wall Street broker E.F. Hutton and cereal heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post, went on to become a leading lady in movies. She died Monday at her home in East Hampton, N.Y.
Russia’s interference in the 2016 election is part of a tradition of mischief that goes back centuries — and remains pernicious, leaders warn. Tuesday ex-CIA Chief John Brennan testifies on the topic.
Movies and TV have taught us that the way to find life elsewhere is to directly detect purposeful signals from intelligences on other worlds. But a new era has begun, says astrophysicist Adam Frank.
An outbreak of botulism caused by nacho cheese sauce from a gas station has hospitalized nine people and killed one man in northern California.
Fatalities have been reported after an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. ‘Everyone just fled,” says one concertgoer. “People were just running all over the place.”
All Things Considered host Audie Cornish speaks to the Financial Times‘ Andy Bounds about the latest in a deadly incident at an Ariana Grande show in Manchester, England.
Police in Manchester, England, say they’re investigating the reported explosion at a show by American singer Ariana Grande as a terrorist attack until they know otherwise.
The White House is expected to ask for big cuts, push school choice and change student loan repayment. But presidents have rarely succeeded in cutting the Education Department budget.
In general, people show a subtle bias toward the self. This is why we love the IKEA furniture we’ve built, and gravitate toward others with the same name. But there are much larger implications, too.
The White House is unveiling a proposal that aims to eliminate the federal deficit within a decade. It calls for significant cuts to Medicaid and food stamps, and it assumes robust economic growth.