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Weezer's rendition of Africa, which as a very unique origin story, has been all over pop radio stations this summer. But, in our opinion, it's just not a very good...
Arts and cultural organizations drive tourism, retain local dollars, and attract new dollars to main streets and downtown districts, writes Matt Wilson.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi is stepping down. With the number of female CEOs dropping, we'll take a hard look at the glass ceiling to the C-suite.
Juul's answer to accusations of marketing to minors is an anti-smoking marketing campaign targeted at young people. But, will the ads — some of which stress that Juuls are just...
It's been a summer of extreme weather events. What are they trying to tell us about the future of our planet?
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Ramin Parsa, one of the 103 survivors of Flight 2431, which crashed last week en route to Mexico City.
The place that today is called Spreepark was first developed in 1969 in what was then East Berlin, eight years after the rise of the Berlin Wall.
New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe was set to teach some lessons from space aboard the Challenger, but she died when it exploded during launch. Now an astronaut aboard the International...
When the reasons for their flight are addressed in ways that provide safety, dignity and justice at home, writes Susan Akram, Central Americans will no longer have to seek a...
YouTuber and comedian Joanna Hausmann stars in a Venezuelan folktale about an enterprising young girl and her quest to free the sun.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Georges Collinet, DJ and host of the syndicated radio series Afropop Worldwide, about some of the diverse rhythms across Africa.
Many Catholics have long dissented, respectfully but fervently, from Vatican teachings, writes Rich Barlow. Pope Francis' latest pronouncement will be similarly received.
While the ADA is a critical advocacy tool, its ultimate goal -- assimilation into mainstream life -- will not be achieved without a major cultural shift, writes Laura Beretsky.
Celebrating 20 years of the groundbreaking album, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill."
Others who participated in the study might have unknown twin siblings, writes Sarah Ruth Bates, and the university should release the data.
Millennials by the numbers. Do all those assumptions about their wanderlust and fear of commitment hold up? Are they really so different from everyone else?
A female duck in Minnesota was spotted in June with 76 ducklings in tow. Her dedication to motherhood went viral.
The legislature’s failure to pass the Healthy Youth Act means there are still no rules when it comes to sex ed in Massachusetts, writes Jaclyn Friedman.
Barbershops tend to be vital hubs of conversation and information. One barbershop in Cleveland is also becoming a hub for health.
What marks Moonves as a world-class cynic isn’t only his pattern of alleged private transgressions, writes Steve Almond, but his very public embrace of money over morality.