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Law professor Anita Hill takes the oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Oct. 12, 1991. Photo by Jennifer Law/AFP/Getty Images LOS ANGELES — HBO says “Scandal” star Kerry Washington will play Anita Hill in a film about...
Smoke stacks from the NRG power plant outside of Jewett, Texas. The International Energy Agency announced today that, for the first time in 40 years, carbon dioxide emissions flatlined despite global economy growth. Photo by Nick Simonite/Associated...
Cartoonist Roz Chast finds humor in caring for aging parents in her first graphic memoir, “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?” which won the autobiography prize at last night’s National Book Critics Circle Award....
Editor’s Note: On Making Sen$e Thursday, Paul Solman spoke with Avi Flombaum, co-founder and dean of the Flatiron School, a 12-week coding academy for students with no previous coding experience. As a kid, Flombaum taught himself how to code...
LOS ANGELES — President Barack Obama read “Mean Tweets” on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Thursday night, but he was unfazed. After enduring the routine — in which celebrities read hostile Twitter comments about...