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What it’s like to visit Burning Man, one of the wildest, most surreal events in the world

For nine days, Black Rock City, Nevada, is overtaken by 70,000 people to become Burning Man, one of the wildest art events in the world. Here's a look inside.
Nearly 70,000 people went to Burning Man in 2017.

Everything you’ve been wanting to know about Burning Man, the wild 9-day arts event in the Nevada desert frequented by celebs and tech moguls

Burning Man, an annual arts event in the Nevada desert, includes spontaneous musical performances, dancing, art installations, communal living, and a lot of partying. No money is allowed to be exchanged, so attendees — or "Burners" — must bring everything they might need for nine days in the desert.

10 of the most expensive art installations featured at Burning Man

This year's Burning Man begins on August 26. Before 70,000 people gather on the "playa" for the festival, take a look at some of the most expensive art installations at Burning Man.

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels is crowdsourcing $50,000 to bring a giant orb to Burning Man

Danish architects Bjarke Ingels and Jakob Lange launched an Indiegogo fundraiser to crowdsource $50,000 for the project. The Orb is meant to help Burning Man attendees navigate the Black Rock Desert.

14 places in the US only locals know how to pronounce

Many place names are pronounced differently by locals and outsiders. There's no better way to give yourself away as an outsider than by mispronouncing places like New Orleans, Oregon, and Detroit.

Paul Ryan’s team rejects GOP congressman’s speculation that he could soon resign

A Republican member of Congress said House Speaker Paul Ryan will resign and be replaced by Majority Whip Steve Scalise on Monday.
Donald Trump.

Trump keeps wading into hot Republican primary battles to back the establishment candidate

Trump gave an endorsement in a hotly contested Nevada primary, marking the third time he's waded into a contentious Republican primary since late last year.

Far-right candidate Danny Tarkanian switched races to let a Republican senator run unopposed at Trump’s request

At Trump's request, GOP Senate candidate Danny Tarkanian will switch races to run for the House in Nevada, ending his primary challenge against Dean Heller,
One sex worker was a moonlighting math teacher from Minnesota.

A photographer who spent 5 years at Nevada’s brothels found legal prostitution was nothing like what he thought

Prostitution is legal in Nevada in most counties. The photographer Marc McAndrews spent years visiting brothels to see what life as a sex worker is really like.

A freshman Democratic lawmaker accused of sexual harassment announced he won’t seek re-election

Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen of Nevada said Saturday he will not seek re-election after facing multiple sexual misconduct allegations.