A Swedish court upheld its arrest warrant for the Wikileaks founder, two years after his self-imposed incarceration. How long can this stalemate go on?
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After a few disappointing weeks—behold, an interesting episode emerges!
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Three Atlantic staffers discuss the podcast's newest installment, a character study into the life of the accused.
Voters used to heavily favor federal intervention to ensure coverage. What happened?
The late director excelled when bringing books and plays to screen with humanity and strong performances.
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What makes the same fast food in Brooklyn and Port-au-Prince so different?
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Lawmakers have rushed to close a loophole that allows suspected war criminals to claim millions in Social Security, but they're not going to get taxpayers' money back.
A new history of Zap Comix celebrates how the lascivious, tongue-in-cheek cartoons revolted against conservative Cold War-era mores.
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A spare piano melody from a brother-sister duo known for strange, jazzy electronica
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The Democrat who served as a Virginia senator and Navy secretary becomes the first contender of either party to launch a 2016 exploratory committee.
Comparing excerpts from Revolution with sentences from Capital in the 21st Century, interpreted by Google
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In a culture that thinks about everything, it's a relief, sometimes, to think about nothing.
Nov 19, 2014 6:39PM ET
The NFL team in western New York is offering free tickets and $10 an hour for fans to dig out the stadium before the Jets game on Sunday.
Nov 19, 2014 6:37PM ET
CERN physicists announced the discovery of two types of baryons Wednesday: Xi_b'- and Xi_b*-.
Nov 19, 2014 6:01PM ET
The head of the Luhansk People's Republic has called for an old-fashioned solution to resolve his differences with Kiev.
Nov 19, 2014 5:40PM ET
Digital norms are making the culture wars worse.
Nov 19, 2014 4:28PM ET
Movies like The Hunger Games imagine society's present problems getting worse—except for sexism and racism, which magically disappear in the future.
Nov 19, 2014 2:56PM ET
American Interior author and rock musician Gruff Rhys learned a lot by following in footsteps of a gullible pioneer.
Nov 19, 2014 2:53PM ET
Republicans are crying overreach, but how will the public react to a plan to shield millions from deportation?
Nov 19, 2014 2:17PM ET
The country has resumed its controversial policy of destroying the houses of Palestinians accused of terrorism.
Nov 19, 2014 1:48PM ET
In a new essay for Sports Illustrated, Jason Collins, or "Mr. Irrelevant," announced he wouldn't return to the court.
Nov 19, 2014 12:31PM ET
Jason Chaffetz of Utah will succeed the combative Darrell Issa as the chief GOP inquisitor of the Obama administration. He's promising a better approach, but can he deliver?
Nov 19, 2014 11:35AM ET
The marketing director behind the podcast's much-discussed, recurring commercial says his business got lucky.
Nov 19, 2014 10:46AM ET
A pop quiz on the diva's crucial place in film history, from Garland to Gugu
Nov 19, 2014 8:09AM ET
Declining to seriously reckon with the rape allegations against him is reckless. And I was once reckless.
Nov 18, 2014 6:23PM ET
Facing a run-off election next month, Mary Landrieu fell one vote short in her bid to pass a bill approving construction of the oil pipeline. She was likely to lose her seat anyway.
Nov 18, 2014 5:37PM ET
The Oxford English Dictionary has chosen "vape" for 2014. Not everyone's thrilled.
Nov 18, 2014 4:04PM ET
FIFA's headache with the 2018 and 2022 tournaments won't go away.
Nov 18, 2014 3:12PM ET
The famous graffitied landmark and protest site was given an unexpected makeover.
Nov 18, 2014 2:31PM ET
My favorite film as a kid was little-known, not-Disney, and not great. I'm fine with that.