Second Democratic Debate: Highlights From Night 1

The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit (all times local): 10:45 p.m. - Democratic candidates close out debate Democratic presidential candidates are closing out the latest debate in Detroit. Marianne Williamson,…

How to Watch the Second Round of Democratic…

The second round of debates for Democratic presidential candidates gets underway Tuesday—and those who scored big in June are hoping to further distance themselves from the pack, while those who stumbled hope to regain ground.…

Rebooting Converse: Should the Brand Play Hard to…

Converse is throwing a lot of spaghetti at the wall, trying collaboration after collaboration, while U.S. sales for its iconic Chuck Taylor high-and-low-top canvas sneakers continue to slump. This summer, at rough count, the brand…

Autonomous Trains Are Ready to Roll

If all goes as planned in August, a freight train will chug down a track near Pueblo, Colo.—entirely controlled by computers. Humans in the locomotive will merely observe, as the latest in artificial intelligence and…

Trump to Nominate John Ratcliffe to Replace Dan…

President Donald Trump said he plans to nominate Representative John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence, replacing Dan Coats, who he said would depart the office on Aug. 15. The president announced the personnel changes…

What You Should Know About Italy’s New Food…

Modena’s food reputation looms far larger than the town of 185,000 residents. It’s home to Massimo Bottura’s Osteria Francescana (often listed as among the best restaurants in the world), its handmade pastas featuring prominently in…

This Tiny Caribbean Island Grows 44 Kinds of…

Once the star island of the sugar trade, the tiny Caribbean island of Nevis now produces something even sweeter: an overwhelming surplus of mangoes. Branches hang heavy with them over the narrow roads that wind…

A First Taste of Aaron Paul and Bryan…

After finding it, they conducted a number of blind taste tests with friends and family with what is now Dos Hombres as well as several other mezcals. Dos Hombres consistently made it to the top…