Administration officials support changing wildfire funding

IS’s knife-wielding ‘Jihadi John’ is ID’d

Fatality rate from Ebola mysteriously dropping

Vetting gop candidates

Facebook’s new gender option: fill in the blank

Senate panel approves Lynch for attorney general

Today’s read: Haiti’s recovery

Marriott hotel is latest milestone in revival after 2010 earthquake

Islamic State selling looted art to bankroll its fight, experts say

Philanderers of South Korea, rejoice: Adultery won’t send you to jail now

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Today’s read: Historical linguistics

New light on the roots of English — and many other languages


The purpose of eyelashes is revealed

Conquering ‘Space Invaders’: Artificial intelligence milestone?

Today in history, and birthdays

A life devoted to sharks

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Body of missing baby boy found by police

3 U.S. men accused of plotting to help IS

Amnesty International calls out the West

Activist to Congress: Address aliens

Avalanches in Afghanistan

Today’s read: Feminism

Hillary Clinton signals different approach to gender in 2016

In focus: Fox news

Amid scandal, Bill O’Reilly and his network are in it together

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Outage cuts Internet service across northern Arizona

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The first step to exercising is learning to enjoy it


Tired of spilling your coffee? Order a latte

Accentuating the positive, at least when we write

Today in history, and birthdays

Featured obituary

Obituary: Maynard championed diversity in journalism

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A modern love for the past blooms in Palm Springs

A switched-at-birth tale that’s stranger than fiction

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Melting ice threatens to displace tiny village