Memorial Day weekend attracts 25,000 to the National World War I Museum and Memorial

Events on Monday at the Liberty Memorial included a public Memorial Day ceremony and a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. More than 100 bricks in the memorial’s Walk of Honor were dedicated during the somber yet celebratory ceremony.


Class of 2015 gets creative with mortarboards

Commencement mortarboards have come a long way from duct-taped greetings like “Hi, Mom!” Here are some of our favorites. We asked you to send some of the more creative offerings from this spring’s graduations. Click through the photos to see these heads of the class.


Stephen Curry is a NBA shot-making wizard, but what about the biggest one he never took?

As Stephen Curry leads the Golden State Warriors through the NBA playoffs, draining impossible shots on a nightly basis — and generally making a mockery of the physics of basketball — the final seconds of a NCAA Tournament game seven years ago in Detroit have taken on a deeper meaning. That game against Kansas produced The Greatest Shot That Stephen Curry Never Took.

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Jeremy Guthrie implodes as Yankees pummel Royals 14-1

As he stumbled along in the worst start of his big-league career, Jeremy Guthrie evoked the Kansas City organization’s 29-year march of futility in an 14-1 loss Monday to the New York Yankees. The Royals entered the day with the best record in baseball, but Guthrie’s performance drew comparisons with bleaker days.

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Progress toward workplace diversity can warp perception

Diversity is about positive strides forward, but not if we don’t know what we are walking toward and what concrete things stand in our way. Although things looked better — were better — when millennials were growing up, nothing in the past had really changed, and that past was still going a long way toward creating what we have right now.


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