Watch Bob Dylan’s Playful, Noir-Inspired Music Video for “The Night We Called It a Day”
Hillary Clinton Exclusively Used Personal Email Account While Secretary of State
Ebola Nurse Sues Texas Hospital Where She Contracted Virus Treating a Patient
Smell The Roses
Maria Konnikova sniffs out the truth about aromatherapy. Is that a whiff of bulls--t?
Ikea Wants You to Wirelessly Charge Your Smartphone on Tables, Desks, and Lamps
Congressman Infuriates Republicans by Asking Who’s Funding Climate Skeptic Scientists
Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up and Listen: The Good News for People Who Love Stat News Edition
Slate’s sports podcast on the state of sports analytics, Larry Sanders quitting the NBA, and tennis match-fixing.
In the Tamir Rice shooting and other travesties, why do good police officers stand behind their reckless colleagues?
Is Kanye West’s New Song Based on This Obscure, 45-Year-Old Outtake From Paul McCartney?
The Ex-Im Cash-In
Jeb Bush just denounced the obscure federal institution that helped his business 20 years ago.
The Semi-Retirement Myth
Don’t buy the tales of meaningful work into your 70s. Your retirement is inevitable—and bleaker than the last generation’s.
Are You 30? Tinder Has Officially Decided You’re Old.
How the DHS Stalemate Ends: In Total Defeat for the GOP
The XX Factor
CPS Finds "Free-Range" Parents Responsible for Unsubstantiated Child Neglect. Now What?
Looking’s Russell Tovey Is Glad He’s Not An “Effeminate,” “Tapdancing Freak.”
Can You Spot the Lewinsky Reference Hidden in Bill Clinton’s Official Portrait?
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Watch as a Waterspout Terrifies Brazilian Beachgoers
An Anti-Gay Alabama Justice Wants to End Civil Marriage. Bring It!
The XX Factor
How Barbara Mikulski Transformed the Senate
View From Chicago
Exchanges No One Can Use?
We rely on courts to interpret laws impartially. When it comes to Obamacare, they don’t always oblige.
Built-In Furniture That Functions as Architecture Rather Than Décor
Why Does Bibi Do It?
The real reason Netanyahu is willing to risk Israel’s relationship with the U.S.
What’s the Worst Thing That Could Happen?
Our Amicus podcasters explain why millions of people could lose their health insurance.
New Study Says Climate Change Helped Spark Syrian Civil War
ISIS Supporters Publicly Threaten Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey
Spock’s Struggle Was His Fans’ Struggle, Too
Report: Coach K Knew about Sexual Assault Allegations for Year Before Dismissing Player
Stingray Side Effects
The feds finally admit that a controversial surveillance device can disrupt your cell service.
Remember Me More
Prudie counsels a letter writer whose dying stepmother is comparing her death to that of the letter writer’s mom.
It’s Been 80 Days Since the Last U.S. Military Combat Death. That’s Remarkable.
Overfunded Uber Will Sink Excess Money Into Print Magazine
“They’re Freebasing the Crystal Meth of Purpose”
Why the pull of war is so strong for soldiers (and journalists) in combat zones.
Preet Bharara is an entertaining speaker, but he goes too far.
Watch the Short Film That Became the Oscar-Winning Whiplash
If the Supreme Court Guts Obamacare, Republicans Might Just Keep It Alive
How to Sit at Your Desk Without Hurting Your Back
Canada’s Mysterious Tunnel Was Really Just a Harmless “Man Cave,” Say Police
Ford's Latest Experiment Is a Smartbike That Connects to iPhones
Watch Pussy Riot’s Very Pussy-Riot Cameo on House of Cards