What Are Iran's Options In The Standoff With The U.S.?

WHAT ARE IRAN'S OPTIONS IN THE STANDOFF WITH THE U.S.?

Iran shot down a U.S. drone. The U.S. launched a cyberattack and put new sanctions on Iran. Here is a look at the deepening crisis...

Instagram Advertising: Do You Know It, When You See It?

INSTAGRAM ADVERTISING: DO YOU KNOW IT, WHEN YOU SEE IT?

"Micro-influencers" work with big companies to sell products on social media. Consumer groups are increasingly concerned that many...

 
 
 
How Georgia Became A Surprising Bright Spot In The U.S. Solar Industry

HOW GEORGIA BECAME A SURPRISING BRIGHT SPOT IN THE U.S. SOLAR INDUSTRY

Solar is booming in Georgia, and it's not because of state mandates supporting renewable energy or concerns about climate change. Instead,...

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

ELDORADO RESORTS BUYS CAESARS FOR $17.3 BILLION

To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million stock shares....

 
 
 
Trump Administration Pushes To Make Health Care Pricing More Transparent

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PUSHES TO MAKE HEALTH CARE PRICING MORE TRANSPARENT

President Trump is issuing an executive order intended to force hospitals to disclose prices. A lot of work remains to turn this order...

Trump Announces New Economic Sanctions Against Iran's Leaders

TRUMP ANNOUNCES NEW ECONOMIC SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN'S LEADERS

Trump said that "hard-hitting" sanctions will cut off the country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and his office from certain...

 
 
 
Elite Runners' Gut Microbe Makes Mice More Athletic - Could It Help The Rest Of Us?

ELITE RUNNERS' GUT MICROBE MAKES MICE MORE ATHLETIC - COULD IT HELP THE REST OF US?

Researchers identified a strain of bacteria that flourishes in the guts of athletes after exercise. When transferred to mice, it gave...

How The Chow Mein Sandwich Claimed A Small Slice Of New England History

HOW THE CHOW MEIN SANDWICH CLAIMED A SMALL SLICE OF NEW ENGLAND HISTORY

This quirky concoction, which traces its decades-old roots to Fall River, Mass., took off when Chinese restaurants adapted their menus...

 
 
 
Supreme Court Orders Documents Unsealed In Death-Penalty Case

SUPREME COURT ORDERS DOCUMENTS UNSEALED IN DEATH-PENALTY CASE

The blacked-out material involves the drugs used in an Alabama execution. The release of the material was ordered after a motion filed...

WOULD NEW SANCTIONS ON IRAN LEAD TO NEGOTIATIONS?

The U.S. is expected to unveil new sanctions on Iran today. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with The Century Foundation's Dina Esfandiary...

 
 
 
U.S. Border Patrol Finds 4 Bodies, Including 3 Children, Near Rio Grande In Texas

U.S. BORDER PATROL FINDS 4 BODIES, INCLUDING 3 CHILDREN, NEAR RIO GRANDE IN TEXAS

An FBI agent calls it "an incredibly heartbreaking situation." Three of the deceased were children - one toddler and two infants -...

They Thought This HIV Strategy Couldn't Work. But It Did

THEY THOUGHT THIS HIV STRATEGY COULDN'T WORK. BUT IT DID

An unprecedented 5-year study aimed to find out if the treatments to stop the spread of HIV in the West would work in sub-Saharan Africa.

 
 
 
Supreme Court Strikes Down Ban On Trademarking 'Immoral,' 'Scandalous' Words, Symbols

SUPREME COURT STRIKES DOWN BAN ON TRADEMARKING 'IMMORAL,' 'SCANDALOUS' WORDS, SYMBOLS

The decision paves the way for a clothing line, FUCT, to get its trademark. But the justices were split on how far is too far and which...

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

ELDORADO RESORTS BUYS CAESARS FOR $17.3 BILLION

To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million in stock shares....

 
 
 
Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

ELDORADO RESORTS BUYS CAESARS FOR $17.3 BILLION

To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million in stock shares....

Win Or Go Home: U.S. Takes On Spain In Women's World Cup

WIN OR GO HOME: U.S. TAKES ON SPAIN IN WOMEN'S WORLD CUP

The United States opens its Round of 16 in the Women's World Cup with a game against Spain. It's only the second time the two teams...

 
 
 

TRUMP TO SIGN EXECUTIVE ORDER AIMED AT HEALTH CARE COSTS

As a candidate, President Trump argued that the government should work to lower drug prices. As president, his administration is finding...

TRUMP EXPECTED TO IMPOSE MORE SANCTIONS ON IRAN

President Trump is set to announce new sanctions to maximize pressure on Iran to limit its nuclear ambitions. Will the strategy work?

 
 
 

SKYRIDER 3.0: IT'S AN AIRLINE SEAT BUT YOU'RE SORT OF STANDING

Air travelers are perched on the Skyrider 3.0 and their legs hang down like they're riding a horse. One aviation journalist called...

NEWS BRIEF: IRAN SANCTIONS, MIDDLE EAST PEACE PLAN, OREGON POLITICS

President Trump is imposing new sanctions against Iran. The Trump administration this week presents the economic part of its Middle...

 
 
 



Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

The Italian cities of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo have been selected as the next hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics after the IOC made its formal announcement on Monday. Read more ...

Trump announces 'hard hitting' new sanctions against Iran

Trump announces 'hard hitting' new sanctions against Iran

"We will continue to increase pressure on Tehran," Trump said. "Never can Iran have a nuclear weapon." Read more ...

Bernie Sanders wants to make Wall Street pay off the US's $1.6 trillion in...

Bernie Sanders wants to make Wall Street pay off the US's $1.6 trillion in student debt

Bernie Sanders will release legislation Monday that would propose cancelling $1.6 trillion of US student loan debt. The plan would be paid for by taxes on stock, bond, and... Read more ...

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million in stock shares. (Image credit: Ethan Miller/Getty... Read more ...

Mass. man charged with negligent homicide in NH crash that killed 7

Mass. man charged with negligent homicide in NH crash that killed 7

The driver of a pickup truck that collided with a group of motorcyclists, killing seven people and injuring three others, in New Hampshire is facing charges, authorities... Read more ...

United States Women's National Team concedes first goal of Women's World Cup...

United States Women's National Team concedes first goal of Women's World Cup to Spain on devastating howler

The United States Women's National Team conceded their first goal at the Women's World Cup on Monday. The goal came after a brutal defensive lapse from the American side, and... Read more ...

Trump announces new sanctions on Iran, says he wants a deal but it's ‘fine'...

Trump announces new sanctions on Iran, says he wants a deal but it's ‘fine' if Iran doesn't

President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order for new “hard hitting” sanctions on Iran, after reportedly canceling a military strike on Iranian targets last... Read more ...

USWNT tops Spain in World Cup after controversial PK

USWNT tops Spain in World Cup after controversial PK

REIMS, France - Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women's World Cup... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' champ playing in World Series of Poker events

'Jeopardy!' champ playing in World Series of Poker events

LAS VEGAS - "Jeopardy!" champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer is making his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity. Read more ...

Apple releases iPadOS public beta 1

Apple releases iPadOS public beta 1

Looking to try out iPadOS 13? The public beta is now available. Here's how to download it! iPadOS 13 is on its way with features that need to be tested before the software is... Read more ...