Xi Jinping’s Third Term Is a ‘New Beginning’

Xi Jinping’s Third Term Is a ‘New Beginning’

Op-Ed: In China, Xi Jinping is getting an unprecedented third term. What should the world expect? As the Chinese Communist Party prepares to celebrate Xi Jinping’s third five-year term as general secretary on September…

5 Reasons to Write to the Supreme Court

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5 Reasons to Write to the Supreme Court

Op-Ed: The Supreme Court will end affirmative action. What happens next? The Supreme Court’s decision on Monday will have profound implications for racial preferences in college admissions and for the fairness of our voting…

The death toll from the Jakarta earthquake rises to 30

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The death toll from the Jakarta earthquake rises to 30

Indonesian leader says locked gates contributed to deaths of up to 50 people who were trapped inside the country’s worst-ever natural disaster A man, believed to be a volunteer, was killed after trying to…

The Poem That Changed His Life

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The Poem That Changed His Life

Emily Dickinson, at Home in Her ‘Full-Color Life’ (Image: Richard Baer, The New York Review of Books) By Laura Zuckerman The first time William Stafford read a poem by Emily Dickinson he was eight,…

Nick Kyrgios defeats Daniil Medvedev in US Open

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Nick Kyrgios defeats Daniil Medvedev in US Open

Top seed Daniil Medvedev beaten by Nick Kyrgios at US Open (Getty Images) World No. 2 Nick Kyrgios was defeated by Daniil Medvedev in a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 defeat on Saturday at the US…

The Congressional Districts of California

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The Congressional Districts of California

Exploring the riddle of California’s 450-mile-long congressional district John Moore | USA TODAY When I started this journey, a friend recommended the book “The Congressional Districts of California” (by Gary R. Johnson, which, I…

The TSA Real ID Act is Coming to Domestic Flights

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The TSA Real ID Act is Coming to Domestic Flights

Domestic Fliers Will Need Real ID Compliant Identification in 2023 Share Domestic Fliers Will Need Real ID Compliant Identification in 2023 Share With the launch of the TSA’s Real ID Act looming in 2023,…