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Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Is Cautiously Optimistic About Trump’s Talks With Kim

Photo Trevor Noah begrudgingly gave President Trump credit for opening up a line of communication with North Korea’s...

Fiction: A Paralyzed Army Vet Walks Again. Is He Healed — or Is It a Hoax?

Photo Credit Rui Tenreiro ANATOMY OF A MIRACLEThe True Story of a Paralyzed Veteran, a Mississippi Convenience Store,...

The Shortlist: How Endangered Is American Democracy?

Van Reybrouck is a skilled polemicist, but his solutions to remedy “democratic fatigue syndrome” are naïve and unfeasible....

The ‘Trust’ Equation: Wealth and Power Equals Misery

Mr. Beaufoy, who collaborated with Mr. Boyle and Mr. Colson on the Academy Award-winning film “Slumdog Millionaire,” said...

Uncovering the Secrets of the ‘Girl With a Pearl Earring’

The “Girl” is the star attraction of the Mauritshuis, a collection of Dutch 17th-century paintings that draws about...

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Stands With Florida Students Fighting for Gun Control

Photo Stephen Colbert said he was impressed by the children at a Florida high school who are pressing...

Critics Lap Up Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’

Photo “Isle of Dogs” is a return to stop-motion animation for Wes Anderson after “Fantastic Mr. Fox” from...

A New Home for Angela Davis’s Papers (and Her ‘Wanted’ Poster)

In 2016, the library hired its first curator for race and ethnicity, Kenvi Phillips. It has also pushed...

What’s So Great About ‘The Greatest Showman’?

Photo Zac Efron, left, and Hugh Jackman in "The Greatest Showman." Credit Niko Tavernise/Twentieth Century Fox Why do...