Russia has cut off Ukraine's gas supplies in the past and is threatening to do it again. The latest payment dispute comes at a sensitive moment in the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
Nelson Shanks tells the Philadelphia Daily News a shadow on the left side of the painting represents not only the infamous dress, but also "a shadow on the office he held, or on" President Clinton.
Offutt's late father went from running a small insurance agency to writing more than 400 books, mostly pornography. The writer tells Fresh Air his dad believed he would be "extremely famous" for it.
Foreman is one of a few Chicago jazz heroes who should be better known outside the city limits.
A Commerce Department report shows paychecks are fatter, prices are leaner and Americans are saving more. Meanwhile, prices fell by 0.5 percent. That's helping consumers on the rebound from recession.
Will Smith plays a con man in Focus, but unfortunately, the woman playing opposite him has depressingly little to do.
People in low-income households in the Seattle metro area can now ride buses, trains and ferries at reduced fares.
Many Alzheimer's patients are most alert at night. A program in the Bronx gives them a place where they can thrive at night.
The footage provides a disturbing view of a weekend police shooting of a homeless man in LA's notorious Skid Row.
Zac Bissonnette drew on hundreds of interviews to write a book about "mass delusion and the dark side of cute."
Slate 's Julia Turner joins us for a look at how the news is reverberating online, from ISIS threats to the death of blogger Avijit Roy.
BRONCHO's new video, for the song "NC-17," follows a pack of long-haired teenagers as they evade parents, broker drug deals and find more trouble than they bargained for.
The South Pacific nation wants to replace its flag that has a Union Jack and a shield that bears the country's coat of arms. The current flag was adopted in 1970 following independence from Britain.
The sole member of the Russian parliament to vote against the annexation of Crimea discusses the killing of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.
The Maryland Democrat has served in the Senate since 1987, and was the first woman to chair the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee.
The NASDAQ composite index returned to territory it hasn't seen since the heyday of the dot-com boom, crossing the 5,000 mark in early trading Monday.
Judge Carlton Reeves went from cleaning a judge's office to confronting Mississippi's past from the bench.
The LAPD says a Taser did not subdue the man, who was struggling with officers on the ground when he was shot to death. Police say the man tried to grab an officer's gun.
Francis Falbo, sad sack hero of Know Your Beholder, hasn't shaved in weeks. His wife's left him, his mom's died, his band's fallen apart. Good thing his author, Adam Rapp, has kept his sense of humor.
He said the U.S. and Israel agreed that Iran shouldn't have nuclear weapons, but disagreed about how to achieve that. His remarks at the annual AIPAC conference come amid tensions between the allies.