Pool parties and ecstasy aside, We Are Your Friends is the latest attempt to show DJ culture can create art as well as entertainment.
Aug 29, 2015 7:27AM ET
Nervous Democrats are looking for alternatives as Hillary Clinton falters. But is the VP the right person for the job?
Aug 28, 2015 2:11PM ET
Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
Aug 28, 2015 1:33PM ET
The new drama series, which follows the Colombian kingpin’s rise to power, feels more like a well-researched documentary than the gripping saga it wants to be.
Aug 28, 2015 10:11AM ET
Beauty Behind the Madness tries to cash in on the Toronto R&B singer’s dead-eyed hedonist persona, but is at its best when it lightens up.
Aug 28, 2015 9:37AM ET
The billionaire’s campaign is alienating the fastest-growing demographic in American politics—and the talk-radio right treats damage control as heresy.
Aug 28, 2015 7:23AM ET
A new program aims to help poor and minority families qualify for mortgages.
Aug 28, 2015 6:07AM ET
The Republican frontrunner has offered Bush the perfect chance to display some passion—but he’s declined to take it.
Aug 28, 2015 6:01AM ET
Debbie Wasserman Schultz has voted in lockstep with the White House for years. But she’s undecided on the nuclear deal.
Our interactive graphic offers a real-time snapshot of the race, using media attention to track the fortunes of the presidential hopefuls.
Aug 27, 2015 6:02PM ET
Users can now share portrait and widescreen photos, the biggest change to the service since 2012.
Aug 27, 2015 2:55PM ET
Yanis Varoufakis on Grexit, the media, and economics
Aug 27, 2015 1:11PM ET
Even as parents go to ridiculous lengths to ensure an original name for their child, the annual most-popular list documents how unconventional names have become the norm.
Aug 27, 2015 12:13PM ET
Paul Weitz's new film achieves what few movies have before: It assumes that a woman can be old and interesting at the same time.
Aug 27, 2015 11:46AM ET
It is not too late to strengthen the Iran deal, a prominent critic says.
Aug 27, 2015 10:52AM ET
At the height of her career, the beautiful young performer accidentally stumbled into a power struggle between Hollywood communists and McCarthyites.
Aug 27, 2015 9:00AM ET
The public overwhelmingly favors safeguards that law-enforcement unions oppose—and the unions are winning.
Aug 27, 2015 8:00AM ET
The drug modafinil was recently found to enhance cognition in healthy people. Should you take it to get a raise?
Aug 27, 2015 6:15AM ET
The billionaire candidate’s skill at manipulating emotions may ultimately derail his candidacy.
Aug 27, 2015 6:07AM ET
Despite her rise in the polls, the GOP contender still may not make it onto the main stage of the next debate. In an outsider’s campaign, that might not be a bad thing.
Aug 27, 2015 6:03AM ET
A string of questionable police killings demonstrates the need to reevaluate laws that govern the use of lethal force.
Aug 26, 2015 4:07PM ET
After two days of losses, the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all closed sharply higher—despite lingering concerns about the health of the Chinese economy.
Aug 26, 2015 3:45PM ET
Giant panda Mei Xiang gave birth to the twin cubs over the weekend.
Aug 26, 2015 3:11PM ET
On Wednesday morning, thousands of Twitter and Facebook users watched the lives of two Americans end, without ever having a choice in the matter.
Aug 26, 2015 2:37PM ET
A reporter and a cameraman for CBS affiliate WDBJ in Roanoke were killed. The gunman, who the station said was a former employee, shot himself hours later.
Aug 26, 2015 2:35PM ET
As the vice president edges toward a presidential run, is he banking on further public disclosures to discredit the frontrunner?
Aug 26, 2015 2:31PM ET
Two weeks after a jury spared James Holmes the death penalty, a Colorado judge sentenced him to life imprisonment Wednesday.
Aug 26, 2015 11:28AM ET
The graphic designer Chris Capuozzo used photographs of Yonkers taken by his wife during the 1980s in order to achieve verisimilitude for the HBO show’s sets.
Aug 26, 2015 9:04AM ET
The New York Times is reporting that the Pentagon’s inspector general is looking into allegations that military officials made intelligence assessments seem optimistic.
Aug 26, 2015 8:30AM ET
Why was Rentboy.com a federal crime-fighting priority?
Students of color are expelled and suspended at disproportionate rates. Educators say policies banning “disparate-impact” discipline are not the answer.