See the 36 Chevy Corvettes to be given away

Imagine winning 36 Corvettes – one each from the first 36 years of the iconic sports car's history, beginning in 1953.That's exactly what happened to Dennis Amodeo in 1989, when he won cable TV network VH1's contest to give away...

US and Europe clash over climate crisis threat on last Davos day | Business

The US and Europe have clashed over the threat posed by global heating as Donald Trump’s finance minister downplayed the risks of a climate crisis during the final session of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Steve Mnuchin, the...

Book Review of Migrating to Prison: America?s Obsession With Locking Up Migrants by C�sar...

His subject is immigration detention, whose obscene growth in the United States he illuminates and deplores. García Hernández, a law professor at the University of Denver, also publishes a blog called Crimmigration. The coinage enfolds this book’s argument:...

Democrats focus on Trump’s character as they argue for removing him from office in...

Schiff’s pointed and increasingly personal approach was an attempt to go beyond the specifics of House Democrats’ case to make the broader argument that Trump is an untrustworthy president who is likely to repeatedly flout the Constitution if...

Is it safe to travel to China?

“The situation is changing by the hour,” said Lauren Sauer, director of research at the Johns Hopkins Biocontainment Unit at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. “The virus is spreading, and we are getting more information on...

Style Conversational Week 1368: The Empress of The Style Invitational on Bob Staake’s cartoons...

And for the last 800-plus of those weeks, I’ve had the delightful task of working with Bob, to bounce ideas off his mind and, perhaps more often, to seek his ideas as well. And when we have the...

Style Invitational Week 1368: Picture this — a cartoon caption contest

YO! It would help the Empress a great deal if you began each entry with “Picture A,” “Picture B,” etc., so that she might not have to take all day to sort the captions and can instead leave...

Using Apple Watch can save money on gym membership or pay for itself

Working out could help you pay down your Apple Watch or gym membership.Apple is launching an incentive program called Apple Watch Connected, in partnership with select gyms and health clubs. Among other benefits, club members can earn discounts off their...