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What started as the antithesis of fashion, the jumpsuit, is now the trendiest item in men’s wear. Jeremy Freed marvels at the wearability of the singular style

Writer Jeremy Freed sports a pair of coveralls he picked up at a …

The battle for Mosul is won. But with Isis defeated, can Iraqis unite?
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The battle for Mosul is won. But with Isis defeated, can Iraqis unite?

It is widely accepted that Islamic State’s defeat in Mosul, declared this weekend, ends a battle but not a war, and that the group’s thousands of jihadi supporters could turn in revenge to targeted suicide bombings in the west as …

Judge approves $142-million class-action settlement in Wells Fargo sham accounts scandal
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Judge approves $142-million class-action settlement in Wells Fargo sham accounts scandal

A flag waves outside of a Wells Fargo bank branch in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)

& Co. has received preliminary approval for its proposed $142-million class-action settlement to compensate possibly millions of customers who had unauthorized accounts …

Saudi Arabia’s standing is damaged despite ruling on arms exports
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Saudi Arabia’s standing is damaged despite ruling on arms exports

The high court ruling that the UK acted lawfully in granting export licences to UK firms selling arms to Saudi Arabia for use in the Yemen conflict may be a relief to the government, but does little to clean up …

US veteran blinded in Omar Khadr ambush says payment is treasonous
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US veteran blinded in Omar Khadr ambush says payment is treasonous

FILE – This May 7, 2015, file photo, former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr speaks to media outside his lawyer Dennis Edney’s home in Edmonton, Alberta. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP, File)

A former U.S. Special Forces solider said …

Government may consider imposing import duty on wheat, says Ram Vilas Paswan
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Government may consider imposing import duty on wheat, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Lok Janshakti party (LJK) party chief and union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan. Source: PTI

The government may consider imposing import duty on wheat to protect farmers amid projections of a record output this year, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said …

Cyclists face barriers in car-centric Chicago suburbs: study
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Cyclists face barriers in car-centric Chicago suburbs: study

Jane Healy, a high school science teacher, said motorists sometimes shout insults or give her the "hairy eyeball" when she bikes in the southern suburbs.

"People shout nasty things and I just smile and wave," said Healy, 53, a Blue …

Government should not execute autocratic power on universities: Amartya Sen
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Government should not execute autocratic power on universities: Amartya Sen

Nobel laureate and renowned economist Amartya Sen. (PTI)

Nobel laureate and renowned economist Amartya Sen said on Tuesday that if the government wants to set up world-class universities it should not try to “execute autocratic power on the universities as …

When generations collide
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When generations collide

A 1955 photo of a collision from the archives of artist Geoffrey Farmer.

Family photo heirlooms, augmented by Allen Ginsberg poetry, inform Geoffrey Farmer’s Canadian contribution to the Venice Biennale

Geoffrey Farmer has become an international art world superstar working …

Supreme Court justices appear split over whether Constitution extends to Mexican teenager shot across the border
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Supreme Court justices appear split over whether Constitution extends to Mexican teenager shot across the border

Maria Guadalupe Guereca, 60, visits the grave of son Sergio Hernandez at the Jardines del Recuerdo cemetery in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly.

Immigration enforcement officers are free to target any of the 11 million people …