Science

Politics
The former New York City mayor sided with landlords over kids of color in a long-forgotten battle that could dog him in 2020.
Weird News
"It went on for two miles,” one beachgoer said of the worms.
Weird News
A diver dressed as St. Nick was joined by one dressed as an angel to give 5,000 sea creatures some holiday cheer.
Politics
The Democratic presidential hopeful is betting offshore wind and new seafood policies can win her votes.
Entertainment
The comic/actor's famously coarse vocabulary gets a workout.
Environment
The finding could strengthen calls for a so-called “Blue New Deal.”
Weird News
The Tennessee Aquarium hopes the Christmas tree will spark love and appreciation for the unusual freshwater fish.
Politics
A new report held a few silver linings, however, as the growth was slower than in recent years and the use of coal declined.
Environment
Marine researchers in Scotland called the discovery both "stunning" and "shameful."
Health
Some of the alternative terms suggested by Twitter wits include "plague enthusiast," "child cemetery advocates" and "infant infectors."
Politics
The former auto industry lobbyist will replace Rick Perry as head of the Department of Energy.
World News
The estimated 18,000-year-old dog was discovered in Russia last year in frozen mud.
Politics
The progressive bloc set to rule Europe’s fifth-largest economy has endorsed a Green New Deal but risks fueling a resurgent fascist movement.
Wellness
Experts share what's going on physically and mentally when you experience sleep deprivation.
Politics
At least 11 department officials have cashed out for jobs with fossil fuel interests, lobbying firms or other private companies.
Politics
Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey's latest bill could extend the kind of financial sanctions the U.S. slapped on Russia and North Korea to countries such as Brazil.
Politics
Given the appearance of a "one and done" solution and the potential for the far right to co-opt emergency powers, experts warn a declaration could backfire.
Politics
Lax regulation, austerity and climate change are setting the stage for another catastrophe.