With Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and a Cajun concert, the Democratic socialist from Vermont formally kicks off his presidential campaign in typically atypical fashion.
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Reports of the quirky catalog’s death were, fortunately for travelers, greatly exaggerated.
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Science: Humblebragging doesn’t work. If you want to brag, just brag. Even better, just complain.
Bernie Sanders announces his run on May 26, and he’ll be closely followed by Republican George Pataki and Democrat Martin O’Malley.
May 26, 2015 2:45PM ET
The city and the Justice Department unveiled a consent decree on Tuesday afternoon aimed at reforming the troubled law-enforcement agency.
May 26, 2015 1:31PM ET
If Charter Communications’ purchase of Time Warner Cable goes through, the combined firm would be the second largest cable company in the U.S.
May 26, 2015 12:47PM ET
The trial of Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian, on vague charges including espionage, began in Iran on Tuesday.
May 25, 2015 12:25PM ET
Our roundtable discusses “The Gift,” the seventh episode of the fifth season.
May 24, 2015 5:34PM ET
The brilliant mathematician, who died in a car accident on Sunday, was best known for his struggle with mental illness.
May 24, 2015 8:00AM ET
Some fans are complaining that Zack Snyder’s envisioning of the Man of Steel is too grim—but it’s less a departure than a return to the superhero’s roots.
May 23, 2015 7:16PM ET
No police officers will serve time for the November 2012 shooting death of two unarmed black civilians.
May 23, 2015 1:18PM ET
Only 22 years after decriminalizing homosexuality, the country becomes the first in the world to approve marriage equality by popular vote.
May 23, 2015 9:00AM ET
Highlights from seven days of reading about entertainment
May 23, 2015 6:58AM ET
A majority of Senators wanted to stop a spy program that they never approved. They failed despite having more votes. And it only gets more bizarre from there.
May 23, 2015 6:00AM ET
Provisions of the Patriot Act expire on June 1, and the Senate can’t agree on what to do.
May 22, 2015 3:26PM ET
19 Kids and Counting built its reputation on preaching family values, but the mass-media platforms that made the family famous might also be their undoing.
May 22, 2015 1:11PM ET
As drone warfare becomes a more familiar concept in American life, anxiety about its ubiquity—and what it means for humankind—is being explored in film, theater, and music.
May 22, 2015 11:52AM ET
International attention on its invaluable antiquities, now at risk with the Syrian city overrun by ISIS, may do more harm than good.
May 22, 2015 11:18AM ET
Will the streaming service’s new features transform how people work out, or just transform’s Spotify’s value proposition?
May 22, 2015 8:00AM ET
The author of the seminal manual On Writing Well died this month at the age of 92.
May 22, 2015 7:00AM ET
The George Clooney blockbuster is a clever, good-natured romp—until the preachy final act.
May 22, 2015 6:17AM ET
Can President Obama win two unlikely victories for his economic agenda?
May 22, 2015 6:00AM ET
The process behind our unusual April 2005 cover story
May 21, 2015 6:21PM ET
There's one notable exception in the grand jury charges against six Baltimore police officers.
May 21, 2015 3:44PM ET
Fox and CNN have chosen a cutoff that neither accommodates all of the candidates nor facilitates a satisfying debate.
May 21, 2015 3:12PM ET
On Thursday, Boy Scouts of America President Bob Gates said “the status quo in our movement’s membership standards cannot be sustained.”
May 21, 2015 12:21PM ET
The Cannes Film Festival gets a stark, timely film about the African migrants seeking a better life by crossing dangerous waters.
May 21, 2015 11:59AM ET
The actor and self-proclaimed “poster child” for geekdom has accused Hollywood of infantilizing audiences, but it isn’t quite that simple.
May 21, 2015 11:31AM ET
A settlement between five big financial companies and the federal government shows traders blithely and openly discussing their misdeeds.
May 21, 2015 11:00AM ET
As a new exhibition reveals, the process of disseminating information via flyers is equal parts design and technique.
May 21, 2015 7:52AM ET
Potentially deadly car parts shouldn’t be the least of everyone’s worries—but they shouldn’t be the most urgent, either.