Posthumous Film Roles

Friday, Nov. 07, 2008

In honor of Bernie Mac's last performance, in Soul Men, TIME looks back at the most memorable posthumous movie performances of all time.

Four Steps to Ending the Foreclosure Crisis

Friday, Nov. 07, 2008

As Washington wrangles over a housing fix, evidence grows that there's a way to succeed

World Leaders React to Obama's Win

Tuesday, Nov. 04, 2008

Obama's victory generates new hope — and greater expectations

Who Will Obama Pick as Treasury Secretary?

Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2008

It may be President-elect Obama's most important early decision

Presidential Losers

Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2008

There's no second place in American politics, but there's often a second life. TIME takes a look at what happened to some of history's most famous runners-up

Obama's Agenda: Get America Back on Track

Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2008

You don't hoard political capital in a crisis. Here are five steps that would help get America back on track

10 Things That Never Happened in a Campaign Before

Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2008

A black nominee. A presidential spouse on the trail. This campaign created more firsts than any other in U.S. history.

Which Stocks Could Soar in an Obama Presidency?

Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

If Barack Obama wins, investors are already trying to scope out what industries and companies might be the growth sectors

10 Elections That Changed America

Wednesday, Nov. 05, 2008

Sure, the outcome is remarkable. But how will the '08 campaign hold up to history? Can any President shape a country like Lincoln? Save the U.S. like F.D.R.? From Washington to (surprise?) McKinley to Bush 43, these winners left an indelible legacy.

50 Best Inventions 2008

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

From a genetic testing service to an invisibility cloak to an ingenious public bike system to the world's first moving skyscraper — here are TIME's picks for the top innovations of 2008

Top 10 Oddball Election Indicators

Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

Who's got the best record of predicting election results? Forget the pundits. TIME takes a look at 10 strange (but sometimes true) presidential election predictors
By Alyssa Fetini and Frances Romero

Top 10 Ballot Measures

Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

Voters may need to bring study guides into the booth with them on Election Day. Thanks to well-funded and persistent special interest groups, about 150 ballot initiatives and propositions are up for consideration in more than 30 states

Top 10 Campaign Video Moments

Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

From live cable news broadcasts to e-mailed YouTube links, a look at the most unforgettable video from the 2008 campaign

The Next President's First Five Things To Do

Monday, Nov. 03, 2008

In 24 hours, either Barack Obama or John McCain will quickly turn to taking over the most powerful government on earth. So what does the winner do first?

Top 10 Haunted Places

Friday, Oct. 31, 2008

From war-torn battlefields to creaky mansions and ghostly ships, TIME looks at the lore behind the world's most haunted places

Top 10 Actors Turned Politicians

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

Saturday Night Live alum Al Franken is fighting to become Minnesota's next Senator, but he's far from the first person to turn celebrity into a run for office

Top 10 Shameless Sarah Palin Spoofs

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008

How on earth did YouTube get by before Alaska governor Sarah Palin was tapped as the Republican vice-presidential candidate? TIME surveys the cream of the spoofs crop

Moments to Remember

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

Yes, it was an unforgettable political campaign. But what people recall most depends on whom you ask. A gallery of voices on the legacies of Campaign 2008

The Candidates on the Issues

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

Much has been written about the differences between McCain and Obama, but the race remains a contest of issues. Here are side-by-side comparisons of both candidates on seven key issue, in their own words.

Top 10 Fringe World Titles

Monday, Oct. 27, 2008

With the 7th annual Rock Paper Scissors World Championship playing out Oct. 25 in Toronto, TIME takes a look at some of the strangest championships in the wide world of sports

Top 10 Teen Idols

Friday, Oct. 24, 2008

TIME takes a look at the top 10 teen idols of all time.

Breast Cancer: The Latest Medical Advances

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

The latest research helps turn thousands of breast cancer patients into breast cancer survivors

Fashionable Travelers Pick Their Favorites

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

Stylish jet setters dish their best tips, from a chef's preferred city for food (Bologna) to Claridge's most loved concierge (Martin)

Remembering the Great Depression

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

With the outlook gloomy for the U.S. economy, TIME takes a look back at what it was like during some of the nation's darkest days — through the eyes of those who were there

Top 10 World Series Moments

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

From flawless pitching performances to titanic home runs (and a misplayed ground ball), TIME has your bases covered on this tour of October's greatest moments

7 Things That Could Go Wrong on Election Day

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008

When 130 million people vote, what do they get? Long lines, ID checks and court challenges. A guide to the potential chaos on November 4

Top 10 Longest Sequel Gaps

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008

John Updike's The Widows of Eastwick arrives almost a quarter century after its predecessor. Yet it ranks relatively low on the list of all-time greatest waits for sequels. TIME rounds up the longest hiatuses in cinematic and literary history.

Top 10 Worst Video-Game Movies

Monday, Oct. 20, 2008

TIME's look at the 10 worst console-to-screen adaptations is like shooting fish in a barrel with a plasma cannon.

Who is Next in Line for Sainthood?

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008

Which religious leaders are most likely to achieve sainthood over the next few years?

Top 10 Performing Politicians

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008

Orrin Hatch, the Mormon Senator from Utah, has released a festive holiday song — about Hanukkah. From Richard Nixon's piano-playing to Janet Reno's soul singing, here's some more of American leadership's greatest musical hits

Financial Advice From the Pros

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008

Financial pros offer their advice on five different situations

Will the Netroots Sink a Microsoft Dem?

Friday, Oct. 10, 2008

Believe it or not, the 2008 election isn't only about the White House. Many critical House and Senate seats are up for grabs as well. Here's a guide to the most crucial races

How America Decides

Thursday, Oct. 09, 2008

The candidates are jockeying to get their messages across. But which ones sink in, and which ones fizzle? How do you ultimately decide? A TIME survey of American attitudes on the eve of a historic election yields some surprising answers

Top 10 CIA Movies

Friday, Oct. 10, 2008

Ever notice how movies almost always make the Central Intelligency the bad guy? Ridley Scott's new Body of Lies is no different. TIME looks back at some of the most memorable flicks starring the secretive organization

Top 10 Golden Parachutes

Thursday, Oct. 09, 2008

As outcry grows over executives who reap millions in severance bonuses in the face of their companies' downfalls and bail-outs, TIME takes a look at other golden parachutes — and the people who opened them

Hollywood's Best Dog Movies

Tuesday, Oct. 07, 2008

In honor of the latest hound flick to become a box office hit — Beverly Hills Chihuahua grossed $29 million over the weekend — TIME takes a look back at film history's most memorable dog adventures

Financial Crisis Buzzwords

Monday, Oct. 06, 2008

From Naked Shorts to TED Spreads, a quick primer on the jargon that has emerged from the recent financial crisis

Finding God on YouTube

Sunday, Oct. 05, 2008

Faith leaders of all flavors have discovered the video pulpit

Great Depression 2.0: Tracing the Meltdown

Thursday, Oct. 02, 2008

The housing bubble burst. Wall Street collapsed. Now the aftershocks are radiating throughout Main Street. TIME explores how this initially insular financial crisis went national.

Top 10 Famous Disappearances

Thursday, Oct. 02, 2008

While Jaycee Lee Dugard has been reunited with her family after being abducted 18 years ago, plenty of disappearances remain unexplained. A look at 10 of the most infamous

VP Debate Moments

Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2008

As Sarah Palin and Joe Biden prepare for their first showdown, TIME presents the moments, mistakes and milestones of vice-presidential debate history

TV's Sputtering Spin-Offs

Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2008

TIME looks back at the most absurd, ill-planned and disastrous TV-show spawn of the past few decades

Wall Street's Worst Days

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 2008

The largest one-day point drops in Dow Jones history

Removing the N Word from Huck Finn: Top 10 Censored Books

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2008

As publishers print a new version of Mark Twain's classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn without racial slurs, TIME takes a look at other books that have been bowdlerized

Top 10 Paul Newman Films

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2008

Paul Newman, the great actor and humanitarian, died at the age of 83. Richard Corliss looks back through his most memorable movie roles

America: Conquerer of the Global Menswear Market

Monday, Sep. 29, 2008

New, exciting designers like Tom Ford take inspiration from their own sartorial needs rather than an idealized fantasy of what they should be wearing

Heroes of the Environment 2008

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2008

The political leaders, entrepreneurs, activists and scientists leading the fight to save our planet

Memorable Debate Moments

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2008

From gaffes to zingers, TIME looks back at the debate lines that changed the presidential race

Top 10 Fictional Cars

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2008

In honor of NBC's new Knight Rider remake, TIME takes a look at entertainment's best automobiles and why we wish they really existed

21 Ways You Can Serve America

Thursday, Sep. 11, 2008

A call goes out with 21 ways you can give back and pay it forward to current and future stewards of the country

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