On his 73rd birthday, the former MVP of the Democratic Party has been sidelined—perhaps for good.
How did Democratic Party icons like Barack Obama come to symbolize all the problems of yore?
The legendary producer Hal Prince prevailed through changing tastes and times, and helped pioneer the creation of the “concept musical.”
Top candidates such as Elizabeth Warren tried to avoid wonky policy proposals and focus on big, sweeping messages last night.
The commentariat’s focus on performance over substance is the kryptonite of the modern media age.
The House Intelligence Committee chairman opens up about the Mueller investigation.
The fight on the House floor about Trump’s racist tweets illustrates, yet again, how singularly unprepared Washington is for a president like him.
For residents, the recent earthquakes are a reminder that the state is always poised on the brink of disaster.
The Texas billionaire promised voters they could take their country back, showing candidates how to ride the waves of voter anger that still roil American politics.
Ahead of the first presidential debates, the nationwide squeeze on affordable housing has barely registered on the campaign trail.
The body he was elected to in 1972 required even the bitterest rivals to maintain a veneer of civility. But the country has long moved on from that brand of politics.
Interviews with the House speaker’s old friends and colleagues offer a window into her reluctance to pull the pin on a political grenade.
One hundred years after it first opened, the Musso & Frank Grill is mixing the old and the new with verve.
The late film icon’s ordinariness was most extraordinary, and the secret of her success.
Fifty-five years ago, a congressman made a single addition to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that changed everything.
The conflict comes at a time when economic realities are changing for both parties in the digital era, but the tension dates back to 1962.
More than 75 years after the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical debuted, a daring new production seeks to re-create the frisson of the original—with some changes.
The new FX limited series Fosse/Verdon explores the director-choreographer’s complicated relationship with the dancer Gwen Verdon.
Governor Gavin Newsom called President Trump’s border wall and immigrant bashing “a national disgrace.”
Fifty years ago, the Oscars showed old Hollywood giving way to the new—in ways that feel strikingly resonant today.