Mohammed Ali Malek, the captain of a ferry boat that capsized on Sunday, has been arrested for his alleged role in a disaster that killed hundreds of migrants.
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Twenty-five years ago, Sinead O’Connor’s cover of an obscure track written by Prince hit number one, becoming one of the best-known pop songs of the decade.
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Choose the Twitter book club's next read from a collection of recent award-winners and familiar favorites.
Apr 21, 2015 11:24AM ET
The Senate is set to confirm the attorney general nominee after a five-month delay, thanks to an unrelated bipartisan deal on abortion.
Apr 21, 2015 11:11AM ET
The publicity rollout for the franchise's newest installment confirms J.J. Abrams' greatest skill: harnessing the power of cinematic reminiscence.
Apr 21, 2015 10:33AM ET
The band's sophomore album, Sound & Color, offers up sound experiments that are as wild as the voice over them.
Apr 21, 2015 6:00AM ET
Caught between the GOP base and shifting public opinion, three candidates who don't back gay unions would still show up at the celebrations.
Apr 20, 2015 1:43PM ET
Despite the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial, Boston's annual race begins to resemble itself.
Apr 20, 2015 1:04PM ET
It's not just Democrats who are critical of the current state of campaign finance. Lindsey Graham, Chris Christie, and Ted Cruz have their own complaints.
Apr 20, 2015 12:44PM ET
Don's dreams are turning to dust, but will anyone else find a happy ending?
Apr 19, 2015 9:55PM ET
Our roundtable on "The House of Black and White" and the plight of the queen mother
Apr 19, 2015 10:33AM ET
Seldom have I been less happy to be (belatedly) proven right.
Apr 18, 2015 9:00AM ET
Highlights from seven days of reading about entertainment
Apr 18, 2015 8:00AM ET
The 16-year-old music festival in the California desert is being overshadowed by the parties, lounges, and extracurricular events organized by brands like H&M and Lacoste.
Apr 18, 2015 7:00AM ET
John Roberts reports for jury duty in Maryland.
Apr 17, 2015 2:37PM ET
New legislation joins the ongoing effort to replace Andrew Jackson on American currency.
Apr 17, 2015 2:24PM ET
In True Story, Jonah Hill plays a disgraced reporter who gets entangled with James Franco's killer, but the premise is ultimately more intriguing than the movie.
Apr 17, 2015 11:18AM ET
Throughout pop-culture history, clones and robots have served similar purposes, exploring anxieties about class and labor.
Apr 17, 2015 10:27AM ET
As detailed in essays by 16 different writers, both male and female: because they don't want to, and because not wanting to is perfectly reasonable
Apr 17, 2015 7:00AM ET
The smart and hugely underrated ABC show has found new life in a waning format: the multi-camera network comedy.
Apr 16, 2015 5:25PM ET
The NFL has ended its suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who missed most of last season while facing child-abuse charges.
Apr 16, 2015 3:44PM ET
It's cool to see old films updated by J.J. Abrams. But it's not Star Wars if there's no new vision.
Apr 16, 2015 1:54PM ET
The Golden Arches continue to inspire discontent on a domestic and international level.
Apr 16, 2015 1:51PM ET
Analyzing the contenders for the worst story of all time
Apr 16, 2015 1:45PM ET
The magazine has released its annual collection of artists, leaders, and "icons"—and asked fellow celebrities to assess those icons' contributions. The results are, occasionally, poetic.
Apr 16, 2015 1:32PM ET
Landsat 9 will launch in 2023, and promises the continuity of a critical, long-running database for imagery of the Earth's surface.
Apr 16, 2015 12:57PM ET
The former Federal Reserve chair is only the latest top regulator to head through the revolving door to the financial industry.
Apr 16, 2015 11:07AM ET
If anyone should be ditching the format, it's young, Internet-native musicians like Tyler, the Creator and Kendrick Lamar. Why do so many artists stick by it in the streaming age?
Apr 16, 2015 11:00AM ET
A striking new photography book lifts the curtain on the people and places of Burma, from its time under a military dictatorship to the present day.
Apr 16, 2015 7:00AM ET
The emotional appeal of listening
Apr 16, 2015 6:00AM ET
If Clinton hopes to excite liberals, she'll have to embrace their priorities.