Doug Jones, a former prosecutor, defeated scandal-scarred Roy S. Moore for the Senate seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
By: Mark Sullivan
Moore may have lost the votes of Alabamians who agreed with his agenda, but balked at his morally questionable actions and statements. The Democrat Doug Jones has defeated Republican Roy Moore for the open Alabama Senate seat. Jones’s victory ...
He is the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from Alabama in a quarter-century.
By: Billboard Staff
It's official: Democrat Doug Jones defeated Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate special election in what many pundits are calling a major...
Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones face off in the Alabama Senate election.
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As a prosecutor and defense lawyer, Mr. Jones played a role in some of his state’s biggest cases, putting him in a position to make electoral history.
The Basketball Hall of Famer and Alabama native supported the Democrat Monday.
Doug Jones counting on African-American turnout in Alabama Senate election
The former U.S. attorney defeated Trump-backed Republican Roy Moore.
Government workers can no longer use it.
By: Taylor Hatmaker
Capping off months of controversy, espionage claims and international intrigue, the U.S. government ban on Kaspersky Lab software has been signed into law. The ban, wedged into the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA),...
By: Steven Musil
The antivirus software prohibited on US government networks due to concerns of Russian government influence.
The Golden Globe nominations came out this morning and on the TV side, there were some snazzy out-there choices, along with some snubs.
The Harry Ransom Center in Texas has digitized and made available roughly half of the novelist’s archive, including a draft of an unpublished memoir.
In Lucy Kirkwood’s chilling play, the meltdown of a nuclear power plant is not just an environmental crisis, but an existential one.
Hua Yong, a painter, has shot and posted online dozens of videos documenting the forced removal of thousands of migrant workers from Beijing.
Kristian Hidalgo, 24, aims to push through the pain, aches and fatigue of his illnesses while paying off his student debt.
One day after a would-be suicide attacker set off a bomb in a New York City subway tunnel, locals were already back to using it. Here's a look inside.
Our columnist predicted in 2013 that Bitcoin, then a new digital currency, would soon die. He points to five assumptions he got wrong.
For many Californians, natural disasters are a moment to take stock and rethink the dream. But in the end, it almost always comes down to cost.
Leaders, businesspeople and investors from around the world gathered near Paris at the invitation of the French president, who warned “we are losing the battle” against climate change.
On Tuesday, Rex W. Tillerson discussed the future of the embassy in a speech at the State Department and then took questions from department employees.
The passageway between busy subway lines in Times Square, often crowded shoulder to shoulder, became the destination of a would-be suicide bomber.
Leaders who don’t like to be criticized or investigated have embraced the term. Scholars fear that it further erodes trust in democracy.
The actress and comic has opened for Chris Rock, and her HBO show is a hit. But after a set at Carolines she recalled leaner times.
This modern resort in Patagonia is relatively undiscovered, but the slopes can be stunning. And it’s close to a charming town with great empanadas.
Numbers are not always reliable, and politics get in the way. Here is advice from an expert on the most solid sources for tracking the economic debate.
Orangutans who were raised around people in safe environments are more curious and score better on cognitive tests.
Globally, we throw out about a third of all food. That matters a lot in the fight against hunger, but reducing waste could also help cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Republicans made a lengthy list of errors, giving Democrats an opening well before Roy Moore was accused of sexual misbehavior.
Criticizing the singer for promoting “poverty porn” hurts people the world has forgotten.
Professors should refuse to send students to a problematic judge and publicly explain why.
By: NORA GORDON
Congressional Republicans are going to make it more difficult for states to address inequality in public education.
A single session of exercise may change the molecular workings of fat tissue in ways that, over time, should improve metabolic health.
While some technology companies used their websites to proclaim support for equal internet access, some of the giants, including Google and Microsoft, laid low.
The South African prisons authorities said the altercation at Atteridgeville Correctional Center would be investigated and that “appropriate action” would be taken.
Conservative social groups pressured the government to crack down on the commercials, saying they were inappropriate for children.
The story about the opening of the museums is also the story of the civil rights movement.
I’m shocked to see friends and relatives support a credibly accused sexual predator, all because he’s a Republican.
By: ANNA DUBENKO
Writers from across the political spectrum on the contentious Senate race in Alabama.
Kota Yamazaki and his wife, the dancer Mina Nishimura, talk about their new work coming to Baryshnikov Arts Center.
With a Golden Globe nomination for “The Disaster Artist,” the actor, director and recent “SNL” host talks about making a good movie about a bad one, and the wave of sexual harassment allegations in Hollywood.
My diagnosis won’t keep me away from the city streets and the sweet energy that’s found there, even if someday I “walk” by dint of wheels.
How to speak your love briefly. How to heal from trauma. How to stop thinking and start doing. Here's what you, our readers, taught us this year.
The accusations, spanning decades, come after a sexual harassment claim against Mr. Martins.
Senator John Cornyn said a deal to reconcile the House and Senate tax bills could be reached on Tuesday.
Cutting taxes is mostly an exercise in slicing the economic pie a different way, not making it bigger, with gains for a few offset by losses for many.
Ten women employees say they were sexually harassed by the owner of the Spotted Pig. Dozens described it as a toxic workplace fueled by fame and fear.
Hard-right activists, censored and banned by Twitter and Facebook, tried to create their own digital services. But they appear to have hit obstacles.
Michael Kodas’s “Megafire” and Edward Struzik’s “Firestorm” analyse the misguided history and dire results of America’s wildfire management policy.
With charm and wit, the latest “Star Wars” movie unites the past and present as it looks toward the future.
By: Mike Sorrentino
Luke Skywalker is full of angst and his island is full of porgs. What the heck is a porg? Let's examine all the clues about the upcoming movie.
By: Tricia Barr
While Star Wars: The Last Jedi introduces fans to some intriguing new characters, including Rose Tico (Kelly Marie Tran) and Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo (Laura Dern), it also delivers on the creature side of the franchise. The adorable porgs have...
By: Tom Huddleston Jr.
Critics have good things to say about the latest 'Star Wars' movie.
By: Richard Trenholm
Spoiler-free review: Heart-rending yet seriously funny, director Rian Johnson's visually stunning addition to the beloved franchise will be hard to top.
By: Anthony Ha
One of the most common ways to praise a new Star Wars movie is to claim that it’s the best one since The Empire Strikes Back. But sometimes the clichés are accurate. And I have to say it: The Last Jedi is the best Star Wars movie since...
By: Kelsie Gibson
Even the cast of Star Wars: The Last Jedi knows that fans have a lot of questions about the upcoming installment. While they are sworn to secrecy on spoilers, they did reveal a few of your burning questions about the franchise during a recent...
By: Daniel Terdiman
Featuring lots of bravery, incredible evil, plenty of Luke, and the final on-screen moments of Carrie Fisher, Rian Johnson’s new film is a lot of fun. Warning: Spoilers ahead.Read Full Story
Opponents of the increasingly isolated Ashraf Ghani are holding rallies, issuing ultimatums and calling for a tribal referendum on his performance in office.
The suspect, Akayed Ullah, is accused of detonating a bomb in a Midtown Manhattan subway walkway. Mr. Ullah was the only one seriously injured in the blast.
The 27-year-old suspect, Akayed Ullah, was badly injured from the explosion.
Tuesday: Proposition 13, Mayor Ed Lee of San Francisco dies, Mulholland Drive and a box of chocolates.
“Unable to show any collusion with Russia,” the president says, and accuses Democrats of fabricating stories of sexual misconduct.