Gandolfini the Great
James Gandolfini, the hulking star of HBO's acclaimed The Sopranos, has died. Jace Lacob on the legacy the actor and producer leaves behind.
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Enemy of My Enemy
In a leaker-studded conference call, WikiLeaks founder and fellow asylum seeker Julian Assange says he’s working to find a safe home for Edward Snowden. Eli Lake reports.
Stealing People Gets You Nowhere
A new State Dept. report named China and Russia among the worst human traffickers—a move that could seriously complicate America’s relations with both nations. Josh Rogin reports.
The Fight for Black Men
There are more black males on probation, parole, or in prison now than were slaves in 1850. It's not a crisis of crime. It’s people being left behind, says Joshua DuBois in Newsweek.
Last Chance to Save Aleppo
Assad’s destruction of Aleppo, the second largest city in Syria, would be an offense against the international community, like spitting in the face of the world, says Bernard-Henri Lévy.
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Sunset Over Gitmo?
Obama’s appointment of Clifford Sloan to head the Office of Guantánamo Closure has many hoping the president finally means business. Miranda Green reports.
The Science of ‘Fetal Pain’
The House GOP passed a far-reaching ”fetal pain” bill that would ban most abortions after 20 weeks. Michelle Goldberg investigates the contested science behind it.
Spanking for Jesus
Some would call a husband beating his wife with a paddle for disobeying him domestic abuse. The Christian Domestic Discipline says it’s God’s work, Brandy Zadrozny reports.
Wrong Winner on ‘The Voice’
After four seasons, the hip new singing competition still hasn’t found a major pop star. Kevin Fallon on why its latest winner, country singer Danielle Bradbery, isn’t it.
Money Money Money
A Modest Bus Hike
A Fond Farewell
25 Greatest (and 5 Worst) Superheroes
Lauren Conrad has not appeared on a reality-TV show for four years, but her influence over young women continues to inspire mega-successful magazine covers and fashion lines. Misty White Sidell reports.
1. RIP tony
James Gandolfini Dies in Italy
Of a heart attack, apparently. More
2. the invisible war
Naval Academy Charges 3 on Assault
For allegedly raping a female classmate last year.More
New Theory on TWA Flight 800 Crash
Investigators want case reopened.More
4. LOW BLOW
Weatherman and Wife in Ugly Brawl
Bitter divorce turns shockingly violent.More
5. JOINING THE PARTY
Lisa Murkowski Backs Gay Marriage
Third Republican senator to offer support.More
6. 'New Jersey Treasure'
Gov. Christie Tweets Gandolfini Tributes
Says he was a huge fan of the actor and 'The Sopranos.'More
7. Where are the jobs?
Fed: Economic Recovery Improving
But the bond buy-back program will continue.More
8. Worth 1,000 Words
Facebook Adds New Comments Feature
You can now upload a photo reaction to posts.More
Feds End Hunt for Hoffa
Find no remains of Teamsters boss. More
10. IT WORKS
HPV Infection in Teen Girls Drops
By 50 percent in the last 10 years.More