Thursday, February 11, 2016

Guatemalan Athletes Are Dribbling, and Not Only With Their Feet

U.S. and Russia Announce Plan for Humanitarian Aid

The Schism Over Bitcoin Is How Bitcoin Is Supposed to Work

James Bond: The Man, the Myth, and the Birds He Loved

Trust Me

The ABCs of romance (& sex)

On David Storey’s Classic Rugby Novel

Data mining flags four potentially risky drug pairs

The D.C. region’s 2015 housing market, mapped

Uber Settles Claims Its ‘Safe Rides Fee’ Misled Passengers

Slave-Labor Loophole Closed by U.S. Senate After 85 Years

Twitter, to Save Itself, Must Scale Back World-Swallowing Ambitions

Like Misty Copeland’s Degas photos? There are hard truths behind them.

How People Learn to Become Resilient

The Crash


“They need it to have Cruz’s fiery, faith-based conservatism; Rubio’s youthfulness and personal story; Kasich’s calm, sunny optimism; and Bush’s proven ability to govern. And they need it by Super Tuesday at the latest.”

The Race for 2nd

SC are the swamp

Our SF: When a submarine shot 1950s San Francisco

Readers Respond to Redesigned, and Wordier, SAT

North Korea says South's pullout from Kaesong complex is 'declaration of war'

Female Veterans Face Pitiful Health Care

The Billion-Year Wave

Socialism in America Is Closer Than You Think

So Right Together

Leader: Europe and the long shadow of war

'What if?

Why we might need to kill Australia's koalas

Even if Sanders wins the popular vote, Clinton could still get the nomination

Nato deploys Aegean people-smuggling patrols

Mexico prison riot leaves 'dozens dead'

North Korea Occupies Business Park

The Crash Looks Near

Having Trouble Sleeping?


Euro Shares Fall

SC and NV for Donks

Inside the hunt for a million-dollar haul of ocean gold

SF under pressure over call to abolish Special Criminal Court

SF under pressure over call to abolish Special Criminal Court

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams says everybody entitled to a jury of their peers

Tánaiste Joan Burton calls on Sinn Féin to withdraw its manifesto pledge to  get rid of  jury-free court. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

How Smartphones Are Killing Off the Fashion Show


Moscow Just Razed Its Small Businesses and Became Even Blander

Gold Soars Above $1,200 as Yellen Signals Go-Slow on Rates Path

Two Prominent Black Intellectuals Just Delivered More Bad News for Clinton

On the Merits of Disturbing Literature

Tempelhof Airport, Once a Lifeline for Berliners