Testing of archaeological remains show that two whale species once swam in the Mediterranean, suggesting that the Romans conducted industrial-scale whaling.
Legal pot was a central campaign promise for Gov. Philip D. Murphy, and dispensaries are getting ready. Meanwhile, the legislature is taking its time.
The Blanton Museum of Art in Texas is wrestling with how to present Vincent Valdez’s panorama of a modern-day Ku Klux Klan gathering.
Megan Abbott’s dark, swampy new novel, “Give Me Your Hand,” is lit by a current of rage.
When his career began in the 1950s, Latif Al Ani captured scenes of Iraqi life in a more innocent time.
A comparison between the 1980 Summer Olympics and this year’s World Cup is not perfect, but there are parallels to study.
Abdi Nor Iftin went from a harrowing childhood in war-torn Somalia to freedom in Maine, thanks to winning a visa lottery.
With “Head Over Heels” in previews, we looked at how five Go-Go’s songs evolved into musical-theater numbers.
France might be the big winner of the World Cup, but several teams and players can walk away with a smile. Others aren’t smiling so much.
Apple may prevent you from swapping out some of its own apps for your preferred defaults, but you can at least get your choices within easy reach.
New research indicates that the pitch of a baby’s cries at 4 months old may predict the pitch of its speech at age 5.
Whether grand strategy or mere moment-to-moment impulse, President Trump’s brash treatment of European allies may do long-term damage.
“I have been contesting and winning elections for decades. The wolves are very effective.”
The judge insists that federal agencies stay within the limits of law and delegated authority.
Rapid advances in airplane technology make pilotless flying possible sooner than anticipated — but the biggest manufacturers say other advances are likely first.
We’ve rounded up some of T’s dreamiest interior features for all of the year-round homebodies.
“Forest bathing,” or immersing yourself in nature, is being embraced by doctors and others as a way to combat stress and improve health.
Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick was removed from ministry last month for sexually abusing an altar boy. But for decades, the church overlooked his harassment of adult seminarians.
Thousands of gamblers turned out to wager $560,000 on sporting events during the first day of sports betting Saturday at the Meadowlands.
This immersive British import at Roy Arias Stages puts a crusty toilet in the center of the audience, but it lacks the film version’s sense of seamy tragedy.