It could almost be a scene from a slapstick comedy: a marmot stands frozen in fear, slack-jawed and balanced on one foot, as it suddenly notices a charging fox.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 6:35 pm
Finally, the Trump administration is taking seriously the pervasive problem of children of the powerful and politically connected trading on their family names for money and access.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 5:01 pm
Chipotle will pay for its employees to get business or technology degrees at certain colleges, the company said Tuesday. The new program, which kicks off on November 15, is the restaurant chain's latest effort to attract and retain talent in a highly competitive labor market.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 9:57 am
Your colleague says they have a "brilliant" idea for a project your team is working on, and you are excited to hear about it. But it turns out to be a total dud.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 9:42 am
Earlier this year, President Trump quipped (I'd like to believe not seriously) that he'd probably remain in office for 10 to 14 years. On another occasion, Trump spoke highly of China's President Xi being president for life and joked to great applause that maybe "we'll give that a shot someday."
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 7:09 am
The headlines and protest signs tell a unified story: this is an extraordinary time for women in this country. Everywhere, they are leading the charge. In the 2018 midterm elections, women won a record number of seats in congress with a total of 127 women now serving in the House and Senate. It's also remarkable that five Democratic women are currently in the presidential race.
Posted on: 15 October 2019 | 12:25 am
On Saturday, October 12, shortly after two in the morning, an alert neighbor in Fort Worth, Texas, did the right thing, the kind of thing that in general makes neighborhoods safer. Seeing that a nearby door was open at this odd hour, he called a non-emergency police number for a "safety check." He later told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that he was concerned because he knew that his neighbor, Atatiana Jefferson, was home alone with her nephew. What happened after that was something horrifying, a killing that has left communities across the country feeling less safe.
Posted on: 14 October 2019 | 3:08 pm
By now, the news that Simone Biles has won another championship and has gained two new skills named after her is about as surprising as the news that a competition occurred. Breaking even more barriers at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, this week, becoming -- with 21 medals at Worlds (22, after winning the all-around competition with the largest margin ever) -- the most decorated female gymnast in history seems only what's expected.
Posted on: 13 October 2019 | 8:59 am
He's a Hollywood hit-maker. She's a Silicon Valley veteran. Here's why they're launching a streaming app unlike any other.
Posted on: 11 October 2019 | 2:06 pm
A more spacious 102nd-floor observatory with floor-to-ceiling views is just one part of a major renovation for New York City's iconic Empire State Building.
Posted on: 11 October 2019 | 9:04 am
Posted on: 9 October 2019 | 3:18 am