Friday, January 29, 2016

A Woman on the $10 Bill, and Everyone Has 2 Cents to Put In

Adding Up the White Oscar Winners

How a routine traffic stop turned into six months in solitary confinement

Native American drawings shed new light on Battle of Little Bighorn

China Is Said to Force Closing of Women’s Legal Aid Center

The Fortifying Pleasures of YouTube Cockpit Videos

The End of Twitter

Lift-off for Europe's space laser network

Photos from the Bank of England's vaults

This is the last Land Rover Defender

Important doesn’t mean what you think it does

Venezuela is on the brink of a complete economic collapse

Where to Drink Decent Coffee in Paris

London Home Values Soar in Hip East as Westminster Goes Nowhere

New dresses channel ’60s muses

Under the Gun explores firearms in the US

Dow Up


Syria conflict: Key opposition group to join Geneva talks

Tech, auto companies join forces to thwart patent trolls

Cartoon

“Wow—he’s really going after the evangelical vote.”
Cartoon

Pink Cigarettes: Notes on Lighting Up

Paris Climate Deal Seen Costing $12.1 Trillion Over 25 Years

Dow Up


Peacekeepers Accused of Sexual Abuse in Central African Republic

German Forest Ranger Finds That Trees Have Social Networks, Too

Death in Seattle’s Jungle: Two lives lost after long struggles with drugs

Too poor to retire and too young to die

Students in crisis over poor maths and English

I thought Sanders was bad for black people. These women changed my mind.

Dow Leaps


Why Do We Grieve in Such Weird Ways?

US GDP slows sharply in fourth quarter on weak consumer spending

China Shandong: Miners rescued after 36 days

China Shandong: Miners rescued after 36 days - BBC News
Map

The most famous city is Qingdao, home of Tsingtao Brewery.

A Single Cell Shines New Light on How Cancers Develop

Jacques Rivette, French New Wave Director, Dies at 87

Free Money Gives Stocks Power

Vincent A. Cianci Jr., Celebrated and Scorned Ex-Mayor of Providence

A new railway rivals a glamorous past

“Tosca” ’s Second Chance

Japan adopts negative interest rate in surprise move

Paul Krugman against Bernie Sanders

Why some Greek pensioners may have to forage to survive

Must Rhodes Fall?