Denmark passed legislation enabling the country to seize assets from asylum seekers. Supporters say it treats the people just like Danes. But people fleeing war are a bit different from people in need of a job.
On YouTube, the music video has attracted more than 32 million views in just three weeks. Even for one of Russia’s most popular rock bands, Leningrad’s new song “Display Exhibit” (“Exponat”) stands out as a massive hit. The song tells the story of a young woman going on a date with a man named Serge to an art exhibit featuring work by Vincent van Gogh.
Hillary Clinton struggling to pay off loans on a $14,000 a year job. Ted Cruz going into debt to rescue his nephew from his drug-addled half-sister. As Tuesday draws near, candidates are using personal stories to try to set them apart in New Hampshire's presidential primary.
Richard Schiff starred as Toby Ziegler in the hit series The West Wing — as a lead writer for President Jed Bartlett. The day after President Obama delivered his last State of the Union, Schiff looked at what Obama said.
Two major anthologies of short stories came out in late 2015 — “100 Years of The Best American Short Stories,” edited by Lorrie Moore and Heidi Pitlor, and “New American Stories,” edited by Ben Marcus. Here’s how they can help you appreciate short stories
Wildlife in the West is often protected by authorities, but the animals' presence is not always appreciated by locals. In Montana, the hot dry summer meant not a lot of berries, and that, in turn, meant that many bears had to forage far from their normal territory.
Despite the campaign rhetoric about global warming, there is one fact none of the presidential candidates can deny: Republicans and Democrats passed a federal budget at the end of 2015 which extended renewable energy tax credits for five years and lifted a 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports. This compromise could have implications for the climate.
Here's a man who refuses to leave the war-torn city of Aleppo so he can look after his collection of vintage cars. The collection includes some vintage American models from the 1950's like a Chevy pick-up and an elegant Buick sedan. Their owner, Abu Omar, says they've been damaged by the conflict, but he's determined to fix them.