Photo From left, Stephanie Wright Thompson, Marc Bovino, Michael Dalto, Stacey Yen and Joe Curnutte in “Miles For Mary” at Playwrights Horizons. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times Whether thought of as an emotional weapon, a psychological s ...

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When a beloved Taco Bell in Montgomery, Alabama, burned down last week, a lot of locals were shellshocked. Others, like Katie James, saw an opportunity to pay tribute. Her roommate, Russell Dowis, eats a lot of fast food, so when he told her he ...

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He said his mother, Lia, broke a rib and took a blow to the head last week after falling during a group celebration while watching one of his matches with friends at home in Tennessee.“They were jumping up and down,” Sandgren said. “She fell ont ...

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Shurmur’s hiring was an open secret for the last week but the Giants had to wait to announce the move until the Vikings’ season ended — which happened on Sunday with a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in the N.F.C. championship. By Monday morning ...

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“The U.S. has tried to walk a very fine line in Syria,” said Ali Soufan, a former F.B.I. counterterrorism agent who is now chairman of the Soufan Group. But, he said, “as the battlefield shrinks in Syria, the line has become near impossible to m ...

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Alexander revealed that they recorded the “final goodbye” show after the first four seasons of the programme.He said: “At the end of the second series [in 2010]. We were going out at 2.30pm on BBC2 – the lowest-impact slot on TV.“The first serie ...

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Counting its viewership in the millions, The Wrong just might be the world’s largest art biennale — the digital world’s answer to Venice. To visit, art lovers needn’t purchase a plane ticket, book a hotel or queue outside galleries: Admission re ...

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Actress Constance Wu refused to bow down to Asian stereotypes.  The “Fresh Off The Boat” star made an impassioned speech at Saturday’s Women’s March in Los Angeles, where she encouraged women to fight fetishization and stereotypes about Asians a ...

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On Monday, Pixar announced the cast of “Incredibles 2,” the highly anticipated sequel to its 2004 superhero hit, with some incredibly cool art that seems to be a nod to Google’s Arts and Culture app’s museum selfie craze. The pictures, which wer ...

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Sudanese journalists working for Reuters and Agence France-Presse, seized by the Sudanese authorities last week for covering protests about rising prices in Khartoum, Sudan’s capital, were freed on Monday, the news agencies reported.The two jour ...

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