| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:00 PM
"The Rocket" winds through the mountains of northern Laos, the contemporary drama carrying a touch of fable and a powerful sense of place.
Ahlo (Sitthiphon Disamoe), the 10-year-old at the center of the movie, makes an appealing rooting interest, not...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 10:50 AM
WASHINGTON -- Is it a fluke or a sign that the economy isn't as good as many thought?
Analysts were shocked by Friday's Labor Department report that the economy added just 74,000 net new jobs in December, about one-third what many had forecast. The...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Gray is the new black. Night, the new day. Rain, the new sun. Clouds gather, shadows linger. The Oscar-nominated cinematographers' images fill the screen with a beauty only possible in worlds gone monochromatic, turning the most elemental of color...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:08 PM
WASHINGTON — With Al Qaeda militants surging in the Middle East and North Africa, top U.S. law enforcement officials are increasingly concerned about efforts to recruit and radicalize American citizens by drawing them to the restive region and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 6:34 PM
The stock market has hit sky-scraping highs, the unemployment rate has dipped to a five-year low and any number of economic statistics — new car sales, home prices, consumer spending — point to a perked-up economy that is steadily growing....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:02 AM
In the depths of “Low,” Rick Remender is finding reason to be optimistic. His new sci-fi series with artist Greg […]...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Martin Luther King, Jr., was honored Monday with parades, marches, a Google Doodle -- and a poignant plea to turn this holiday into a "No Shots Fired" Day.
The King Center, devoted to King's philosophy of nonviolence while working to eliminate poverty...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Two days after a bomb threat shut down the Harvard campus during the intense final exam period, the student allegedly responsible for making the threats will appear in a Boston court.
Eldo Kim, 20, who was named in a criminal complaint, confessed to the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Four years ago, Atty. Gen. Eric Holder called us a "nation of cowards" for refusing to confront our racial past. Jacqueline Jones' "A Dreadful Deceit" dismisses the very idea that our past is "racial."
What Holder identifies as our national burden,...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 2:47 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter has blown past many analysts’ price targets with shares topping $60 on Friday, a new high.
Twitter's shares have risen 44% this month. That makes it one of the biggest Internet companies by market cap.
But can it sustain...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:52 PM
CENTENNIAL, Colo.—An 18-year-old high school student reportedly frustrated when he was ejected from the school debate club has been identified as the shooter who opened fire at a suburban Colorado high school Friday, wounding another student...