If you've been noticing that cable reruns of your favorite sitcom sound a little strange, you might be on to something. We'll look at the trend of compressing shows to make room for, of course, more commercials.
For the first time in Maryland, a woman with a prostitution conviction has had her criminal record wiped clean by convincing a judge she is actually a victim, forced into the life by brutal pimps. Advocates hope it will be a model in other states.
Long Yu wants China and the West to know each other's contemporary music better. He's launching a big project to accomplish just that.
The ambitious Silicon Valley giant is looking to stay dominant in our technological future. But can it adapt quickly to a changing marketplace?
In his new memoir, Philip Connors writes about "living in the shadow of a suicide." Wracked by guilt and haunted by "what ifs," Connors investigated his brother's death and learned a terrible secret.
The British series is set during and after World War II. Detective Foyle tackles crimes connected to the war — murder and spying, black markets and profiteering. It's "terrifically entertaining."
This British artist released one of 2014's most captivating albums to little acclaim at the time. Now, The Silver Globe is getting the reissue treatment with bonus material.
Attorney General Eric Holder said while the case didn't meet the threshold for a hate crime prosecution, it still called for a dialogue about the tensions that led to the killing of Trayvon Martin.
The London teenagers boarded a flight to Istanbul on Feb. 17. Police believe they were radicalized online.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the GOP-controlled Congress had sent the bill to the White House this morning. Republicans do not appear to have enough votes to override the threatened veto.
The British are very specific about how they take their tea: black, with milk and sugar. But steeping the optimal cup requires a surprising amount of chemistry. Here's a guide to the science.
The ride-for-hire service is expanding into areas without a strong taxi culture. We speak with the mayor of Des Moines, Iowa.
"Hollow City" is the second book in his "Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children" series about children with supernatural powers.
With colder temperatures than usual, the endangered mammals were probably seeking warmer waters in the drainpipe.
For companies that still offer pensions, longer lives for retirees could hurt the bottom line, to the tune of billions of dollars.
Many Americans will probably binge watch all 13 episodes of the third season this weekend, but it’s impossible to know how many.
The Northeast used to be dotted with small mom and pop ski hills. Most of them have disappeared, but some are still hanging on.
Another batch of tender, heartbreaking, expansive, raw, unrelenting, labyrinthine new songs on this episode of All Songs Considered.
The College Board redesigned the framework for its Advanced Placement U.S. history course, and many conservative lawmakers aren't happy about it.
From a new album, Such Jubilee, out on May 5, The folk duo returns with a ballad — short, simple and sweet — about holding close what's precious.