Hear tracks from Cat Power, Janet Jackson, Doja Cat and others. ImageAriana Grande’s new album is “Sweetener.”CreditKevin Mazur/Getty Images For AmazonSprinkled amid all the off-kilter Pharrell funk on Ariana Grande’s new album, “Sweetener,” is ...

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The vast majority of charitable gifts — some $286 billion, out of $410 billion given last year — come from individual donations, according to Giving USA, the annual report on philanthropy in the United States. Foundations, like the ones run by M ...

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Babies who got solid food early were sleeping 17 minutes longer per night than those that had breast-fed through 6 months of age. Image Credit Parenting experts typically say six months of exclusive breast-feeding is ideal, but many new mothers ...

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Jason Tamagni, 33, is a fire captain in Calistoga, Calif. The state is experiencing a record-setting fire season, including one blaze that is the largest recorded in the state.How did you get started in your career?When I was young, my uncle, wh ...

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[Read all of our classical coverage here.]Dear classical listeners! Like many of you, I suspect, I spent Thursday in a rabbit hole of Aretha Franklin music and YouTube videos. (It seemed like the only way to mourn the “Queen of Soul,” who died o ...

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Germany has reached a deal with Greece to send back people to the southern European country if they have already applied for asylum there. The announcement by the German interior ministry on Friday follows a similar agreement reached with Spain ...

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ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Imran Khan, the charismatic cricketer-turned-politician, was elected prime minister on Friday in an acrimonious vote in the lower house of Parliament that was punctuated by partisan shouting.“Those people who have looted th ...

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TBILISI (Reuters) - An 18-year-old student from Georgia solved six Rubik’s Cubes under water in one breath on Friday, in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record. Vako Marchelashvili was submerged in a glass tank for just over one minute and 44 ...

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Experts point to several reasons. The volume and sheer ubiquity of information about politics, combined with Americans’ ability to instantaneously render public judgment on one another’s views, has made the political conversation much noisier. A ...

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Image copyright Farah Alibay Image caption "As a kid... I never really thought there was a job where you worked on spacecraft." Sending missions to Mars for a living sounds like a dream job. But not every day can be launch day - so what do Nasa' ...

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