THIS MAN MAY BE BIG TECH'S BIGGEST THREAT

Representative David Cicilline doesn't just want to enforce the laws governing the tech industry. He wants to change them.

MARVIN GOODFRIEND, TRUMP NOMINEE TO THE FEDERAL RESERVE, DIES AT 69

The conservative monetary economist had a career that spanned academic and policy roles. His nomination lapsed after he failed to win...

 
 
 

BANANA SPLITS: SPOILED BY ITS OWN SUCCESS, THE $120,000 FRUIT IS GONE

The artist Maurizio Cattelan's taped banana at Art Basel Miami prompted so much buzz and commotion that it was removed on Sunday before...

TRUMP AND DEMOCRATS TURN IMPEACHMENT INTO A PARTISAN BRAWL

The White House is refusing to engage and Democrats have abandoned all but a semblance of comity as the House races ahead, rendering...

 
 
 

WEST POINT STRIPS RACIST MOTTO FROM ITS FOOTBALL TEAM FLAG

The military academy used a flag with a skull and crossbones and “G.F.B.D.”, which stands for “God Forgives, Brothers Don't.” The slogan...

WILL RUSSIA BE THROWN OUT OF THE OLYMPICS ON MONDAY? A PRIMER

Failed drug tests, altered samples and full-throated denials. Here's what you need to know as the World Anti-Doping Agency considers...

 
 
 

CAROLL SPINNEY, BIG BIRD'S ALTER EGO ON ‘SESAME STREET,' IS DEAD AT 85

Besides the sweet-natured giant yellow bird, he also played the misanthropic bellyacher Oscar the Grouch.

BAN ON SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS MAY PASS AFTER ALL

Congress is close to a deal that would resolve billing disputes between doctors and insurance companies.

 
 
 

THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF IS SET, AND L.S.U. IS NO. 1

The 2019 season delivered remarkable consensus about which teams should reach the semifinal games. Before Sunday's announcement, the...

JUICE WRLD, RISING RAP ARTIST, DIES AT 21

The artist, whose real name was Jarad A. Higgins, died on Sunday in Illinois, the authorities said.

 
 
 

AMERICA'S DARK HISTORY OF KILLING ITS OWN TROOPS WITH CLUSTER MUNITIONS

The weapons are notorious for their effects on civilians. But five years of reporting and hundreds of interviews have revealed they've...

FLORIDA SHOOTING UPDATES: 3 SAILORS WHO WERE KILLED ARE IDENTIFIED

Sailors from Alabama, Florida and Georgia were killed in the attack at a naval air station in Pensacola, and eight others were injured.

 
 
 

WHAT DOES THIS COUNTRY DEMAND OF BLACK WOMEN IN POLITICS?

After Kamala Harris's departure from the presidential race, the people who saw their own paths reflected in hers are thinking about...

YOUNG VOTERS HELPED UPEND THE LAST U.K. ELECTION. CAN IT HAPPEN AGAIN?

The left-wing opposition Labour Party outperformed most polls in 2017 thanks in part to its strength among young people, who appear...

 
 
 

I.M.F., ENDORSING ZELENSKY, APPROVES LOAN FOR UKRAINE

The International Monetary Fund, in conditionally agreeing to lend the country $5.5 billion over three years, cited “impressive progress”...

CHEESY AND SPICY

Saucy and extremely fast, the YouTube celebrity Maangchi's cheese buldak needs no introduction: Its cheese pull speaks for itself.

 
 
 

LOOKING FOR A CASTLE OR COUNTRY HOME? TRY SCOTLAND

A 563-acre estate, complete with a new 12,000-square foot house, is being offered for $3.4 million.

 
 
 

HOW MISS USA SPENDS HER SUNDAYS

Cheslie Kryst lives with Miss Universe in Manhattan. Soon, she will compete for her roommate's crown.

TWO SURVIVORS MAKE IT TO THE MERGE

Joe Anglim and Sierra Dawn Thomas met on the 30th season of the reality TV show “Survivor.” A few years later, they were carrying a...

 
 
 



Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, dies

Caroll Spinney, the person who voiced Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died. Read more ...

LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Oklahoma will battle in the College Football...

LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Oklahoma will battle in the College Football Playoff

The selection committee announced the playoff field Sunday. Read more ...

Caroll Spinney, puppeteer behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on ‘Sesame...

Caroll Spinney, puppeteer behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on ‘Sesame Street,' dies at 85

Mr. Spinney, who joined the television show in its inaugural season in 1969, is remembered for his “enormous talent and outsized heart.” Read more ...

Defending champion Clemson to face Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

Defending champion Clemson to face Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Reigning national champion Clemson will face Ohio State in the Dec. 28 Fiesta Bowl, one of two College Football Playoff semifinals. Read more ...

Nadler says vote ‘possible' on Trump articles of impeachment this week...

Nadler says vote ‘possible' on Trump articles of impeachment this week, Republicans protest

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler has said that his panel may vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump this week. However, Republicans say... Read more ...

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

There were no surprises in Sunday's College Football Playoff reveal. As expected, Big 12 champion Oklahoma landed the final spot and LSU was rewarded with No. 1 for its... Read more ...

Odell Beckham telling opponents he wants out of Cleveland: ‘Come get me'

Odell Beckham telling opponents he wants out of Cleveland: ‘Come get me'

Odell Beckham Jr. wants out of Cleveland. That's according to Fox Sports NFL reporter Jay Glazer, who says players and coaches around the NFL aren't surprised by Beckham's... Read more ...

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

There were no surprises in Sunday's College Football Playoff reveal. As expected, Big 12 champion Oklahoma landed the final spot and LSU was rewarded with No. 1 for its... Read more ...

Back to Atlanta: No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma in Peach Bowl

Back to Atlanta: No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma in Peach Bowl

No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma , Dec. 28, 4 p.m. ET. Read more ...

Live Week 14 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL...

Live Week 14 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL DFS tips, more

Watch here as Fantasy Alarm's Howard Bender and Jennifer Piacenti go live at 11 a.m. ET and get you ready for your fantasy football matchups. From injury updates to NFL DFS... Read more ...