Emmy Awards 2016: The winners (‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep,’ ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’), the Trump jokes and the fashion

Live updates from the 68th Emmy Awards.

A tax loophole for U.S. companies operating overseas just got tighter

It’s part of the ongoing fallout from Apple’s $14.5 billion European tax bill

Jeff Bezos on nuclear reactors in space, the lack of bacon on Mars and humanity’s destiny in the solar system

After accepting the Heinlein Prize at a ceremony at the National Air and Space Museum, Bezos spoke about his grand ambitions for space.

Despite diversity campaigns, the people directing TV are still white and male

TV studios made little progress in the 2015-2016 season, a new report suggests.

Jeff Bezos just unveiled his new rocket. And it’s a monster.

The New Glenn rocket is named for John Glenn, the first American to reach orbit. It should be ready to fly by the end of the decade.

Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos are getting closer to flying tourists to space

Virgin Galactic flies again for first time since crash, while Blue Origin plans an important test launch next month.


Five myths about smartphones

No, they’re not giving us cancer or making us more productive.


Style Conversational Week 1192: Ask Backwards, our Trebekin’ call

(By Bob Staake for The Washington Post, 2004)

Looking back one of the Invitational’s har-hardiest perennials


‘Commonwealth’: Ann Patchett’s masterful novel of family and family secrets

A stolen kiss sets off a rich tale of modern domestic life.

Stop touting the crazy hours you work. It helps no one.

If we measure success by the absurd hours some people work, we’re in trouble