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Jif is having all the fun with the debate over how you should pronounce Gif
5-time grand slam champion Maria Sharapova retires from tennis
Today's Word of the Day with @MerriamWebster is “injunction”
How much is too much cream cheese?
“This will push many people over the edge,” parents warn as Hong Kong closes schools until April over coronavirus fears
"Harry Potter" film and stage actors join forces for a new wizarding world project
Check it out, sans checkout: Amazon opens first cashier-less grocery store in Seattle
Tuesday’s Democratic debate devolved into a chaotic, all-way melee
After court ruling, Philadelphia non-profit readies opening of supervised injection site to combat overdose deaths
A U.S. soldier in South Korea tests positive for coronavirus as the number of cases outside China continues to grow rapidly
Moderna Therapeutics, a biotech company based in Cambridge, Mass., has shipped the first batches of its COVID-19 vaccine
7-year-old South Carolina child dies "one minute into" tonsil surgery
The number of cases in South Korea jumped to over 1,000 on Wednesday, including the first U.S. military soldier to test positive there
Follow the journey of three escaped baboons who made for an entertaining afternoon in Sydney
“We’re watching the brutal endgame of the war in Syria as if it has little to do with us. But it does,” writes Angelina Jolie
“How many mass shootings will it take for Germany to confront its far-right problem?” writes Can Dündar
The five-year nuclear weapons plan calls for requesting at least $167 billion through 2025
TIME’s new cover: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy and the fight for equality now.
This image is created from a historically precise 3-D rendering of King from The March, a virtual reality experience