8/25/2013 6:46 AM
| MICHAELEEN DOUCLEFF
My mom is a creative cook. And a darn good one at that.
But when she told me and my sister — way back in 1995 — that she had started cooking salmon in the dishwasher, we just rolled our eyes and shook our heads. Here comes a kitchen catastrophe.
8/24/2013 7:06 AM
| GENE DEMBY
Wednesday marks the 50th celebration of the March on Washington — perhaps you've heard something about it? — and it's a little hard to resist the urge to compare the America of 1963 to 2013, to see how they've diverged.
8/23/2013 9:45 AM
| EYDER PERALTA
The case of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning tested many complex questions about espionage, journalism and even treason. But there was always one thing that lingered as a subtext to the case: Manning's struggle with gender identity.
8/23/2013 9:15 AM
| Mark Memmott
Steve Ballmer will retire as CEO at Microsoft within the next 12 months, the software giant announced Friday.
According to the company:
"In the meantime, Ballmer will continue as CEO and will lead Microsoft through the next steps of its transformation to a devices and services company that empowers people for the activities they value most."