LIVE Transfer Talk – Jules Kounde still tops Chelsea’s wishlist with Kalidou Koulibaly, Pau Torres, Wesley Fofana as options

Sevilla defender Jules Kounde is a target for Chelsea. Juan Manuel Serrano Arce / Getty Images The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, comings and goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Kounde, Koulibaly on … Read more

‘Funny Pages’ Is a Darkly Hilarious Comic Book Comedy from the Safdie Brothers’ Promising Protégé

The most that anybody knows about Owen Kline, whose debut movie as a director premiered in Cannes yesterday, is that he is the son of Kevin Kline and Phoebe Cates, and that he starred in Noah Baumbach’s The Squid and the Whale as a child — so it is fitting that Funny Pages features a … Read more

Stanford freshman Rose Zhang wins NCAA women’s golf national championship

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Rose Zhang has felt the energy, the pressure at major championships. The Stanford freshman has succeeded at every level she’s played, overcoming the stress of winning prestigious amateur events. So when Zhang caught a couple of bad breaks at the NCAA Women’s Championships, including a brutal one on the fifth hole, she … Read more

Behold the Augsburg Book of Miracles, a Brilliantly-Illuminated Manuscript of Supernatural Phenomena from Renaissance Germany

When we speak of a “lost art,” we do not always mean that humans have forgotten certain production methods. Modern craftspeople can recover or reasonably approximate old techniques and materials, and produce artifacts that can be passed off as authentic by the unscrupulous. The spirit of the thing, however, can never be recovered. Try as … Read more