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Why this scandal won't hurt Hillary

History show us that presidential candidates tend to weather controversy better than senators and congressmen.

'Walking Dead': Burning Questions Heading Into the Season 5 Finale

Sunday’s penultimate episode set up a confrontation within Alexandria as threats from the outside loom large. read more

Critics say CISA won't boost security, will allow private companies to share more user data with government (Andy Greenberg/Wired)

Andy Greenberg / Wired:Critics say CISA won’t boost security, will allow private companies to share more user data with government  —  CISA Security Bill: An ...

Decades Before YouTube, Video Pioneers Captured Turbulent Era

In the pre-digital age, shooting video was unwieldy and expensive. But in the late 1960s, storytellers calling themselves “Videofreex” used the first portable video recorders ...

SF sixth-grader to compete in California State National Geographic Bee

by Laura Dudnick For the past month, 11-year-old Henry Rothert has spent each one of his 30-minute bus rides to and from Marina Middle School ...

Lawmaker with casket firms helped kill bio-cremation bill

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – A state lawmaker who owns two businesses that manufacture caskets helped kill legislation that would have legalized a new alternative to traditional ...

Box Office: YA Sequel 'Insurgent' Tops Friday With $21.3 Million; 'The Gunman' Flops

The Shailene Woodley-starring sequel is on its way to a $50 million domestic debut. read more

Newly merged Kuaidi-Didi reportedly controls 99% of Chinese taxi-hailing market, claims 6M rides per day, putting Uber's future in China at risk (Ellen Huet/Forbes)

Ellen Huet / Forbes:Newly merged Kuaidi-Didi reportedly controls 99% of Chinese taxi-hailing market, claims 6M rides per day, putting Uber’s future in China at risk  ...

Capitol Hill Buzz: House Judiciary Committee enlists GIFs

WASHINGTON (AP) – The House Judiciary Committee includes some of President Barack Obama’s fiercest critics on immigration. That doesn’t mean they can’t have fun. The ...

Faith No More Keyboardist Plans 'Sasquatch Love Story' Opera

A single-act opera that Faith No More keyboardist Roddy Bottum wrote will get its premiere in Brooklyn next month. Sasquatch: The Opera tells the story of how ...

Futuristic Concept Cars of the 1970-80s

“QUANTUM SHOT” #893 Link – article by Avi Abrams Modern art sculptures? Futuristic shrines of advanced technology? All this, and more, seen in fantastic European ...

Justin Bieber Sued By Egging Victim Over Alleged Anti-Semitic Insult

Justin Bieber is being sued by his former neighbor, Jeff Schwartz — whose house he infamously egged — for causing him and his wife emotional distress, specifically ...

A Mesmerizing Supercut of the First and Final Frames of 55 Movies, Played Side by Side

On his Vimeo page, Jacob T. Swinney frames his pretty remarkable supercut with these words: What can we learn by examining only the first and final ...

Jon Cryer Reveals the Inside, Insane Account of Charlie Sheen's Infamous Meltdown

What’s it like to ride shotgun with Sheen during ‘Two and a Half Men’? For starters, he suggests you find prostitutes after your divorce. And ...

MICHAEL HAYDEN: A 'reasonable' view of privacy, security

ANALYSIS/OPINION: I recently debated Fox News commentator Judge Andrew Napolitano on the National Security Agency’s 215 program, the massive metadata trove of American calling records ...

Mind of Crawford: Gunning down Hanley

Part 2 of of our feature series with Brandon Crawford takes us back to a 7-4 extra innings win over the rival Dodgers on May ...

Saxual Healing: The John Coltrane Church Worships at the Altar of "A Love Supreme"

by Mark Segal Kemp The service begins casually, a potpourri of worshipers in suits, tie-dye, colorful African garb, or religious vestments gathered at the door ...

James Murphy Chills Out on 'We Used to Dance' Instrumental

The anxiety of aging has been a theme in James Murphy’s work since he mulled his inevitable obsolescence on LCD Soundsystem’s “Losing My Edge.” While he’s dispatched the reference-laden ...

Are Greek Capital Controls Now Inevitable?

While the trading algos are blissfully honing their headline-scanning skills (it should take no longer than a few nanoseconds to find whether “patient” and “international” ...

Gore unleashed: We Need to 'punish climate change deniers'…

NFL Draft Profile: Louisville WR DeVante Parker

The NFL Draft starts on April 30. Use our draft profiles to get your research done early. Next up is Louisville WR DeVante Parker.

SF officer-involved shooting near Van Ness and Pine

A woman was fatally shot by San Francisco police Tuesday after she allegedly drove at officers who were investigating a report of a stolen vehicle, ...

Federal prosecutor teaming up with DAs to choke guns, drugs

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The city’s top federal prosecutor is teaming up with district attorneys in four outlying counties in hopes of “choking” the flow of ...

Watch John Oliver Blast NCAA for Not Paying Student Athletes

March Madness is ready to spread, with the NCAA basketball tournament set to kick off Tuesday, March 17th. But John Oliver thinks the name should ...

Etsy's Success Gives Rise to Problems of Credibility and Scale (Hiroko Tabuchi/New York Times)

Hiroko Tabuchi / New York Times:Etsy’s Success Gives Rise to Problems of Credibility and Scale  —  Depending on whom you ask, Alicia Shaffer, owner of ...

The Libet experiment: Is free will just an illusion?

Can we really make conscious decisions, or is our sense of agency actually just a bit of brain trickery? The post The Libet experiment: Is ...

This startup wants to take on Uber and Lyft with self-flying cars

AUSTIN, Texas — Imagine a world in which you call up a plane on your smartphone as easily as you can summon cars from Uber ...

Imagined Celebrity Connections: Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan Text About Fifty Shades of Grey Sequels

Plus, Ryan Gosling reacts to Eva Mendes joining Instagram. And Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson debrief in Paris.

Twitter cofounder Biz Stone on Jelly's failure, his hopes for his new app, Super

AUSTIN, Texas — What do you do when your app fails? If HBO’s Silicon Valley has taught us anything it’s that you pivot When Twitter ...

Disney Plans 'Frozen' Sequel

When it comes to Frozen, Disney will not let it go: The company announced official plans for a sequel to the hit 2013 animated film ...

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