An explosion near a central train station has injured at least one person.
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Leonardo DiCaprio’s grueling experience filming ‘The Revenant’ might add him to a long list of actors who’ve found awards glory via endurance.
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Major Lazer's “Lean On” is the top-streamed song of the year, probably because it encapsulated a lot of its trends.
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Investigators say the passenger plane crashed as a result of technical failures and the crew’s subsequent response.
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Just weeks after taking office, Stephen “Greg” Fisk was found dead at his home, prompting shock and speculation.
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A week after officials released a video of an officer shooting Laquan McDonald 16 times, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the superintendent had lost the trust of the community.
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter says they will assist rebels fighting the Islamic State and be in a position to carry out “unilateral” strikes in Syria.
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President Obama also said Russia is unlikely to change its tactics in Syria in the near future.
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The Democratic presidential candidate is calling for $275 billion in new spending on roads, bridges, rails, and airports, but even that might be well short of what the nation needs.
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas shook hands for the first time in years at the global climate conference in France on Monday.
Nov 30, 2015 4:12PM ET
The accused shooter, Robert Lewis Dear, 57, appeared in court via video in Colorado Springs on Monday.
Nov 30, 2015 3:55PM ET
What’s M.I.A.’s “Borders” video really about?
Nov 30, 2015 3:45PM ET
A bracket to find the most terrible person on television
Nov 30, 2015 3:24PM ET
How the Democratic candidate’s evolving self-identification tells the story of women in American politics
Nov 30, 2015 2:41PM ET
Vladimir Putin says Turkey shot down a Russian plane so it could protect its oil trade with the Islamic State.
Nov 30, 2015 2:09PM ET
The International Monetary Fund has added the Chinese renminbi to the world’s basket of reserve currencies.
Nov 30, 2015 1:38PM ET
The longtime Laker, former league MVP, and five-time champion announced he will retire at the end of the season.
Nov 30, 2015 12:38PM ET
The Republican frontrunner’s abrupt cancellation of a press conference with 100 black pastors is symptomatic of his struggles with African American voters.
Nov 30, 2015 12:06PM ET
Two Israeli minors have been convicted in last year’s abduction and murder of a Palestinian teenager.
Nov 30, 2015 10:15AM ET
Alexandria faced its latest threat as the other crew members tried to make it back.
Nov 30, 2015 7:55AM ET
Leaders from nearly 200 countries are meeting in Paris to reach a new deal on reducing carbon emissions.
Nov 29, 2015 10:00PM ET
Meg’s back, and she isn’t the only one.
Nov 29, 2015 7:00AM ET
The sport is becoming an enterprise where underprivileged young men risk their health for the financial benefit of the wealthy.
Nov 28, 2015 12:50PM ET
3 people died and 9 more were injured after a gunman attacked a facility in Colorado Springs; a suspect is in custody.
Nov 28, 2015 8:00AM ET
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Nov 28, 2015 7:00AM ET
The ubiquitous estimates are designed to give the illusion of a holiday-shopping frenzy.
Nov 27, 2015 8:00AM ET
Better-informed consumers are ditching the bowls of sugar that were once a triumph of 20th-century marketing.
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Twenty-five years ago, the lip-syncing models were dethroned—and a class of more sophisticatedly manufactured stars took their place.
The holiday is no longer just about great deals—it’s a cultural spectacle, a capitalist equivalent of the Running of the Bulls.