top stories

 
 

Marti Noxon Isn’t Afraid of the ‘Ugly Stuff’

favicon Vulture
2 mentions2 days ago
“I’m feeling a little murder-y,” says Marti Noxon, which sounds not unlike something you’d hear from the mouth of Buffy Summers, the iconic cheerleader turned Hellmouth avenger. This is not ...

National HIV and STD Testing

favicon Get Tested
6 mentions11 hours ago
This browser does not have JavaScript turned on, or cannot use JavaScript. Please turn on Javascript to access full functionality. Hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination is recommended for all infants,

Log In or Sign Up to View

favicon facebook.com
3 mentions9 hours ago
NoticeYou must log in to continue.Log into FacebookCreate New Account

Bloomberg @business

favicon Periscope
2 mentions1 day ago
Connecting… LIVE: Trump and India's Modi give joint statements at the White HouseBloomberg@business

‘The Big Sick’ and ‘The Beguiled’ Rescue Indie Box Office, Top All 2017 Specialty Openers

favicon IndieWire
2 mentions2 days ago
Things are looking up at the specialty box office as two festival hits, Sundance breakout “The Big Sick” (Amazon/Lionsgate) and Sofia Coppola’s Cannes director-winner “The Beguiled” (Focus Features) both beat ...

She Told a Guy She Worked at an Abortion Clinic. On Their Next Date, He Raped Her.

favicon Cosmopolitan
11 mentions1 day ago
The guy wanted to know if she worked at an abortion clinic. On their first date, a day or two earlier, she’d told him she worked in “women’s health.” Now,

Forced displacement in 2016

favicon UNHCR Global Trends - Forced displacement in 2016
5 mentions4 days ago
The Global Trends Report is published every year to analyze the changes in UNHCR’s populations of concern and deepen public understanding of ongoing crises. UNHCR counts and tracks the numbers ...

Jewish congressman warns: Israel's Western Wall backtrack sends bad message to U.S. Jews

favicon haaretz.com
3 mentions18 hours ago
comments Print WASHINGTON - Rep. Ted Deutch is considered one of Israel's strongest supporters in the current-day Democratic party. A member of the House's Foreign Affairs... Want to enjoy 'Zen' ...

13 Volvo Electric Buses To Enter Service In Malmö

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions1 day ago
June 26th, 2017 by Steve HanleyNobina, the public transportation operator in Malmö, Sweden, will add 13 new Volvo 7900 electric buses to its fleet by the end of 2017. The ...

Bloomberg @business

favicon Periscope
2 mentions1 day ago
Connecting… LIVE: @markgurman has a first look at the Amazon Echo ShowBloomberg@business

A $69 Billion Question

favicon Bloomberg Gadfly
2 mentions2 days ago
June 26, 2017 2:00 AM EDT +2.44 At Closing, June 23rd 1003.74 USD -0.26 At Closing, June 23rd 42.95 USD Stock investors have signaled over and over that they're worried ...

WATCH: Florida cop makes up law to ticket black man for walking without identification

favicon rawstory.com
2 mentions17 hours ago
According to the Miami Herald, a police officer in Jacksonville, Florida incorrectly cited a law requiring identification for drivers when giving a ticket to a black man for jaywalking and ...

Pedestrians & Cyclists Add To Vancouver’s Downtown Businesses

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions1 day ago
June 26th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport. Contrary to what some urban business owners expected, the global shift to alternate transportation has not adversely effected their ...

Bomber planning to attack Mecca's Grand Mosque blows himself up: ministry

favicon Reuters
2 mentions3 days ago
DUBAI Saudi security forces on Friday foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, cornering the would-be attacker in an apartment, where he ...

CityLab

favicon CityLab
3 mentions11 hours ago
Equity The Woodner in D.C. has lived many lives—from fancy hotel to a last bastion of affordable housing. Now, it’s on the brink of another change. Welcome to the New ...

President Trump’s Lies, the Definitive List

favicon nytimes.com
9 mentions2 days ago
Opinion Many Americans have become accustomed to President Trump’s lies. But as regular as they have become, the country should not allow itself to become numb to them. So we ...

Canada Is Now 1.7 Degrees Warmer Than In 1948

favicon CleanTechnica
3 mentions2 days ago
June 26th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport. Average global temperatures keep rising. While 2016 is the warmest year on record, the previous record was set in ...

Bloomberg Politics @bpolitics

favicon Periscope
2 mentions2 days ago
Connecting… Theresa May is addressing Parliament with an update on Brexit talks ��Bloomberg Politics@bpolitics

President Trump’s Secret Love For Renewables & Clean Tech Revealed In New $32 Million Fund For Small Biz

favicon CleanTechnica
3 mentions2 days ago
June 26th, 2017 by Tina CaseyPresident Trump recently revealed his true feelings about renewable energy when he envisioned securing US borders with a wall topped by solar panels. The root ...

Almost all of the 29 coral reefs on U.N. World Heritage list damaged by bleaching

favicon Science | AAAS
2 mentions3 hours ago
There was good news and bad news for the world's coral reefs last week. The good news, announced 19 June, is that the global coral bleaching event that started in ...

Bloomberg Politics @bpolitics

favicon Periscope
3 mentions2 days ago
Connecting… �� Theresa May and DUP's Arlene Foster speak in Downing Street after reaching deal bloom.bg/2sSb0mZBloomberg Politics@bpolitics

Adam Scott Reaches Peak Ben Wyatt With His Italian Calzone Adventure

favicon Vulture
2 mentions2 days ago
Sometimes, we really just need a silly “life intimidating craft” moment to give us a good chuckle and make us reminisce about some fond memories of our favorite sitcoms. This ...

This Depressing Profile of Louis Tomlinson Will Make You Want to Give Him a Hug

favicon Vulture
2 mentions2 days ago
With One Direction taking some time apart for an indefinite amount of time, the band’s members have been pursuing their respective solo projects, with Louis Tomlinson gearing up to release ...

Arctic Climate Change Forces Cancellation Of Arctic Climate Change Study …

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions2 days ago
June 26th, 2017 by James AyreThe first portion of the 2017 Hudson Bay System Study in the Arctic, part of the 2017 Canadian Research Icebreaker CCGS Amundsen Expedition, has been ...

Sherman Alexie is Not the Indian You Expected

favicon BuzzFeed
5 mentions1 day ago
Since the election, Sherman Alexie’s been getting death threats. He got so many leading up to his commencement speech at Washington’s Gonzaga University in late May that he considered canceling ...

The horrors of urban warfare

favicon aljazeera.com
3 mentions7 hours ago
A skyline of collapsed buildings, twisted metal dangling from the remnants. Walls peppered with shrapnel and bullet scars. An old man, dazed and confused, picking his way through the rubble ...

Brexit Politics Must Not Undermine UK Low-Carbon Energy Transition

favicon CleanTechnica
2 mentions2 days ago
June 26th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe latest Energy Barometer from the Energy Institute has concluded that political risk and ramifications from the recent UK Brexit decision must not undermine ...

Netflix Continues Its Cancelling Spree by Firing Girlboss

favicon Vulture
2 mentions3 days ago
The boss has gotten the pink slip. Netflix sneakily confirmed while we were all in bed last night that its comedy series, Girlboss, has been cancelled after one season. The ...

How Job Hubs Can Power a Rust Belt Revival

favicon CityLab
3 mentions12 hours ago
The story of Cleveland’s long decline and nascent recovery is a well-worn one. Lately, the city has latched onto a local sports team’s slogan to brand our comeback: “Believeland.” This ...

Welcome to the New CityLab

favicon CityLab
2 mentions12 hours ago
Bigger images, fewer ads—and a recommitment to telling a very important story. If you’re a frequent CityLab visitor, you’ll notice that things look different around the neighborhood. After three years—an ...

A College Student Accused A Powerful Man Of Rape. Then She Became A Suspect

favicon BuzzFeed
6 mentions2 days ago
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — Megan Rondini’s friends and family remember her as having an ironclad sense of right and wrong. Her childhood nickname was “Rules Rondini” because she was such a ...

Senate Republicans are ready to repeal Obamacare

favicon Mother Jones
2 mentions4 days ago
This is just a note about the Senate health care bill. Do not believe any prattle about Mitch McConnell “being OK with a loss.” Or about “moderate Republicans” who will ...

America’s 11 Most Interesting Mayors

favicon POLITICO Magazine
5 mentions14 hours ago
At a time when one yellow-haired, Twitter-happy personality dominates American discourse, it’s easy to forget how much political energy—and important new thinking—emanates not from the nation’s capital but from city ...

CityLab Relaunches With a New Editor and a New Design

favicon Washingtonian
2 mentions17 hours ago
There’s a Jolly Roger tacked up on a white wall in CityLab‘s DC office. And if the pirate spirit is not always obvious in a publication dedicated to challenges and ...

How to Stop Your Stories From Running Your Life

favicon Mindful
2 mentions13 hours ago
The stories we tell, particularly the ones we’re not aware of, can profoundly shape who we are, and the decisions that we make. Recognizing our stories and how they influence ...

U.S. government narrows focus of counter-extremism program

favicon Reuters
2 mentions4 days ago
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday announced changes to a $10 million government grant program, narrowing its focus around efforts to combat Islamist extremism. In an update ...

Israel strikes Hamas targets following Gaza rocket attack

favicon The Jerusalem Post | JPost.com
2 mentions11 hours ago
The Israeli Air Force targeted Hamas infrastructure in the Gaza Strip on Monday night following an earlier rocket attack from the Hamas-controlled territory, according to a statement released by the ...

American Myth: The Short, Beautiful Life of Breece D'J Pancake

favicon The Millions
3 mentions1 day ago
1. …I want to know my country. I want to touch, taste, smell and hear as well as see this land. If it stinks of manure on the fields I ...

2 humpback whales die after stranding on Monomoy Island

favicon BostonGlobe.com
3 mentions2 days ago
Researchers are investigating what caused two humpback whales to beach and die on Cape Cod Wednesday. The first of the whales was reported stranded by the US Fish and Wildlife ...

President Trump’s Lies, the Definitive List

favicon nytimes.com
4 mentions2 days ago
Opinion Many Americans have become accustomed to President Trump’s lies. But as regular as they have become, the country should not allow itself to become numb to them. So we ...

Friday cat blogging

favicon Mother Jones
2 mentions4 days ago
Catblogging is a few minutes early this week because I have to drive Marian to the airport. She’s flying to Colorado via Phoenix, where it’s a balmy 112º today. Apparently ...

1st Real Drive With Tesla Autopilot (Including A Few Warning Shots)

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions2 days ago
June 25th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanI first experienced Tesla Autopilot last year, as I wrote in my Tesla Model X review. It was certainly cool and interesting, and a bit ...

Liberals and immigration

favicon Mother Jones
2 mentions4 days ago
A couple of days ago I wrote a post responding to Peter Beinart’s recent article about Democrats and illegal immigration. It was a bit of a dog’s breakfast. I intended ...

Republicans: Comey is a liar

favicon Mother Jones
2 mentions4 days ago
NBC News asked Americans who they believe: Donald Trump or James Comey. The results are pretty much America in a nutshell: Democrats and Republicans live in different worlds. Democrats believe ...

My thoughtful critique of Trumpcare

favicon Mother Jones
2 mentions4 days ago
Avik Roy has a request: OK, here’s my Top 5 list: Medicaid: The Senate bill slashes spending on Medicaid in order to cut taxes on the rich. This is a ...

The First 1,200 Miles

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions2 days ago
June 25th, 2017 by Guest ContributorBy Robert N Dee Kyle Field did a great job reviewing the Bolt, what I thought I’d do here is share some views on why ...

CBO Confirms: When It Comes to ‘Better Care,' GOP Senators Don't Count Reproductive Care

favicon Rewire
3 mentions10 hours ago
Republicans in the U.S. Senate have proposed an alternative to the Affordable Care Act that they claim would result in “better care”—the so-called Better Care Reconciliation Act. But their plan ...

The Kiwano K01 Electric Unicycle Shrinks The Last Mile To One Wheel

favicon CleanTechnica
4 mentions2 days ago
June 25th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartI’ll admit it, I’m a sucker for all things quirky and out of the ordinary. Although we brushed upon electric unicycles in the past, and ...

Bloomberg’s Next Anti-Washington Move: $200 Million Program for Mayors

favicon nytimes.com
3 mentions1 day ago
After President Trump announced last month that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate accord, Mr. Bloomberg helped marshal an alliance of American cities and private companies to ...

Deafening Blasts Kill These Ocean Animals For Miles

favicon news.nationalgeographic.com
3 mentions1 day ago
As the Trump Administration puts forth plans to revive off-shore drilling, some of the smallest members of the ocean food chain could be in big trouble. To find oil and ...
 

prev page next page