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Katherine Arcement was a digital producer for The Washington Post. She left The Post in January 2018. She also contributed to the London Review of Books.
The symbol of the Protestant Reformation — Luther hammering his 95 Theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg on Oct. 31, 1517 — may not have happened.
A century ago, on Oct. 13, 1917, the Miracle of the Sun put three children in Fatima, Portugal on the path to sainthood and transformed their village into a place venerated by millions of Catholics
One family’s saga shows the progress — and uncertainty — in treating traumatic brain injury.
Boston-based ultrarunner set the record solo, with no crew or support staff along the trail.
The Addicks and Barker dams were built in the 1940s at a cost of $4 million to protect the city from dangerous floods.
As excitement builds in the U.S. for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, a look at the six minutes of darkness in 1919 that transformed Albert Einstein into a scientific rock star.
It is Asteroid Day. In 1997, one appeared headed for possible impact.
The answer was more complicated, but a relief for this young woman.
Daniel Dropik, 33, was sentenced to five years in prison in 2006
LaBeouf was charged with misdemeanor assault by the NYPD following an altercation with a man outside of his ongoing, 24-hour live stream event in the Bronx, according to police.