Two different systems will combine Monday to produce a significant storm system affecting New Year’s Eve plans from the Central Plains to the Northeast. Temperatures will be mild, but revelers in Times Square will need…

An Economy That Works

Workers prepare boxes for shipment inside of an Amazon fulfillment center in Robbinsville, N.J., November 27, 2017. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) ­­The Once and Future Worker: A Vision for the Renewal of Work in America, by Oren…

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Shutdown Symbolism

A security barricade in front of the U.S. Capitol on the first day of the government shutdown, December 22, 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) $5 billion is a pittance in the budget, but blocking it would keep…

(NRO Illustration: Elijah Smith; Joshua Roberts/Reuters) The Vermont senator’s history of taxing hospitals, getting slapped, and IRA meetings, and his “honorary woman” status 1) Longtime friend and supporter Garrison Nelson, a political scientist at the…

They Shall Not Grow Old (Warner Bros. Pictures/Imperial War Museums) Peter Jackson lends an astonishing cinematic intimacy to life during the First World War. The filmmaker Peter Jackson deserves more than an Oscar; he deserves…

Reuters/Amit Dave Here is what you need to know. Trump touts progress on trade talks with China. "Just had a long and very good call with President Xi of China," President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday. "Deal…

Future Mrs. Russell! Lodge 49 star Wyatt Russell got engaged to actress Meredith Hagner over the Christmas holiday, she announced on Instagram Wednesday. “The love of my dang life proposed to me,” the Set It Up actress, 31, revealed. “He is…

Three young children have died in a house fire in Indiana while their mother and two other siblings managed to escape the blaze alive, according to officials. The victims were 11-year-old Danielle Plock Sims, 6-year-old…

A Georgia police officer died Friday morning, weeks after he was shot in the face in the line of duty, his department said. Henry County Police officer Michael Smith, who was shot on Dec. 6,…

Four people were killed and eight more were injured in an attack on a tour bus near the Giza pyramids, the Egyptian General Prosecutor’s office said Friday. The bus, which was carrying 14 Vietnamese tourists,…

Madeleine Kearns A young writer on an NRI fellowship cherishes the community of conservatism. If it weren’t for your generosity, there would be no National Review Institute. And if there were no National Review Institute,…

Outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium (Yves Herman/Reuters) Unable to change course, the union must and will crash spectacularly. More than usual, I’ve been thinking about France. Or rather, daydreaming about it. I…

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) It’d be better for Trump and the popular discourse if wages didn’t take a back seat to the stock market and GDP growth.  Donald Trump may…