Biden assures US allies he will reverse Trump’s policies and legacy | Joe Biden

Joe Biden has pledged “unshakable” US support for the transatlantic alliance in what he portrayed as an epoch-defining struggle to safeguard democracy.Biden used his virtual debut on the world stage on Friday, in videoconference remarks first to the...

Urban Meyer embodies the hubris of the US sports industry | NFL

Just when you think the NFL cannot sink any deeper into its own particular brand of win-at-all-costs shamelessness. Just when you think the sport as a collective has broken through the cycle of player arrests, out-of-control assistant coaches...

How Baylor’s first loss could lead to more wins

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideTwenty-five days ago, a consensus was building that Baylor — not Gonzaga — was the best team in college basketball. The Bears were 17-0, routinely beating good teams by double digits and seemed to...

Ethan McSweeny resigns as head of American Shakespeare Center in Stauton, Va.

“While the pandemic crisis metastasized this past fall, I increasingly found myself trying to conceive of an ASC that would enter 2021 tabula rasa,” he said in a statement, invoking a Latin phrase for clean slate. “ . . ....

USA TODAY owner beats estimates

Gannett headquarters in McLean, VA. (Photo: Tim Loehrke, USA TODAY)Gannett reported a year-over-year decline in fourth-quarter revenue and a wider net loss, but the company beat its earlier estimates for the period as cost-cutting and an increased emphasis on digital subscriptions paid off.The...

Donald Trump expected to claim leadership of Republican Party

The Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, is about to kick off and a very familiar face will be headlining. ...

Book review of Why the Innocent Plead Guilty and the Guilty Go Free: And...

The setback hasn’t stopped Rakoff from continuing to air his frustrations with the criminal justice system. Presiding over several high-profile white-collar cases has made him well positioned to condemn the evasion of justice by well-heeled companies and their...

How to cope with parent guilt, during the pandemic and beyond

Enter a global pandemic that has shattered our already precarious parenting lives and provided ample evidence of our systems’ failures. Employers are expecting our remote-learning children to behave during our work day, and women are leaving jobs in...

Women push to curb sexual harassment in trade job apprenticeships

Hundreds of thousands of women in southern India created a human chain to defy protestors who want to ban them from entering the Sabarimala temple. ...

His pastors tried to steer him away from social media rage. He stormed the...

The 43-year-old husband and father didn’t believe that he actually would, but he knew even just saying so fell short of the Christian witness he wanted to bring to the world. His pastor at Franklin Crossroads Baptist Church...