The High Cost Of Cheap Fashion

Like a drug, the lure of inexpensive clothing keeps consumers coming back for more. But the woman behind the #30Wears campaign says higher-quality apparel may be better for your budget.

Tough Medicine For Marijuana In New York

The state’s medical marijuana program launched with fanfare last month. Does its many restrictions and anemic market size warrant the excitement?

Why OK Go Broke Up With YouTube

The band, which won most of its many fans with inventive music videos, debuted its most recent creation on Facebook.

ISIS, Al Qaeda Could Be Collaborating In Libya

As soldiers assemble in Senegal for U.S.-led counterterrorism training, experts say several factors would prevent complete unity among ISIS and al Qaeda-affiliated groups in North Africa and the Sahel region.

US Stocks Rise As Oil Prices Rally

U.S. investors were lifted by better-than-expected consumer spending and higher oil prices.

What’s The Skinny On New York Fashion Week Models?

France’s new law banning too-thin models from the runway may alter how models look in U.S. fashion shows.
Gravitational Waves

What Are Gravitational Waves?

Scientists for the first time have detected gravitational waves, phenomena first hypothesized by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago.

Clinton, Sanders Spar Over Race And Foreign Policy

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton clashed sharply in Thursday’s debate, with Clinton saying Sanders’ agenda was unrealistic.

Long Before Zika, There Was Rubella

Fear sparked in recent months by a virus outbreak in Latin America and other regions mirrors that in the U.S. during a 1960s outbreak, doctors say.

Campaigning For The Democratic Party’s Soul

What was supposed to be a coronation turned into a battle between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders for control of an increasingly liberal party.

The Rise And Fall Of ‘Boomtown, USA’

A recent oil rush — and the accompanying avalanche of money — has reshaped Williston, North Dakota. But what becomes of a boomtown as crude prices collapse?