From Eve to Aristotle to Sarah Huckabee Sanders, a brief history of looking at half the population and assuming the worst
Featuring standout performances from Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell, the writer-director Martin McDonagh’s latest is one of the best films of the year.
The president’s jab at the Democratic senator for sexual harassment calls attention to his silence about Roy Moore—and his own past behavior.
After revolutionizing bird-migration science over the past decade, geolocation technology is poised to shine light on the field’s darkest mystery.
A few more feet of water would flood 16,000 archaeological sites across Florida.
Hillary Clinton once tweeted that “every survivor of sexual assault deserves to be heard, believed, and supported.” What about Juanita Broaddrick?
Recent allegations against the aspiring Alabama senator fit a long and complicated history of religious debates about sex.
Nixon and Clinton managed to get a great deal done of overseas while facing special prosecutors at home, but Trump has more weaknesses than they did.
Can you curb religious fundamentalism by “eliminating fake and extremist texts”?
Luke O'Brien and Rosie Gray join our hosts to discuss the radicalization of Andrew Anglin, and how far-right extremism is evolving.
The leak comes just four days before TransCanada faces an important vote.
The allegations against Al Franken, a mistrial for Bob Menendez, New Zealand’s plan to eradicate rats, and more
A series of high-profile prosecutions have ended in failure or been overturned by courts, while high-profile leaders model bad behavior publicly.
The New Jersey senator’s mistrial is the highest-profile setback yet for federal prosecutors after a major Supreme Court ruling last year.
The House voted to approve the Republican tax bill, and Senator Al Franken was accused of sexual misconduct.
It turns out militaries prefer bloodless takeovers.
The Minnesota lawmaker’s colleagues are kicking the controversy over his sexual misconduct during a 2006 USO tour to the panel.
This century has seen laws allowing such unions spread rapidly—but not widely.
Al Franken’s apology—in response to the accusation that he groped a woman—deployed, in part, a "joke" defense often used to explain misbehavior.
“Five years from now, we won’t be debating whether ‘e-tailers’ are taking share from brick-and-mortar retailers, because they are all the same.”
... and its possible resurrection
The nation wants to eradicate all invasive mammal predators by 2050. Gene-editing technology could help—or it could trigger an ecological disaster of global proportions.
A station agent shares his philosophy of human agency and connection.
The House on Thursday approved its legislation in a surprisingly drama-free vote. But hurdles await in the Senate.
State bar associations often have ambiguous character requirements that preclude their admission.
The rapper—who died at the age of 21—fused hip-hop, emo, and a magnetic persona that earned him legions of fans in a short time.
At the group’s request, the president’s son promoted Russia-hacked materials to the American public.
Leeann Tweeden, a radio host, came forward to accuse the Democratic senator of inappropriate behavior on a 2006 USO tour.
Ismael Jimenez inspired his student to think more deeply—and talk more openly—about identity, and she inspired him to become a better, more patient teacher.
After 20 years in the NBA, the most influential dunker of all time is winding down his career—and the game prepares for a new era of high-flyers.