Linguistics and food don’t mix: Here are 14 terms that foodies have rendered meaningless. - [Thrillist]
There are tree houses, and then there are literal TREE HOUSES. - [Fast Company]
Oprah’s reality is not our reality: Case in point, here are eight of her most out-of-touch gift ideas. - [Vanity Fair]
This sounds like a bad Rocky sequel: Meet the man who boxed an actual tiger shark. - [Vice]
At the end of the day, Sherlock is a show about two friends. Ergo, here’s Sherlock reimagined as the Friends opening. - [AV Club]
Picking your bridesmaids can be a drama-filled headache: Why not make things easy like and pick your horse like this woman did? - [The Cut]
Don’t let vegan beauty products scare you: Here’s a totally nonjudgmental guide to stay cruelty-free and look good, too. - [xoJane]
Jesse Owens didn’t fear Hitler or Jim Crow, he feared forgotten sprinting legend Eulace Peacock. - [Sports Illustrated]
- Greece won't pay the International Monetary Fund the $1.8 billion it owes on time, paving the way for a formal default.
- Liberia has reported its first Ebola death since the country was declared free of the virus in May.
- At least 30 people were reported dead after a military plane crashed into two houses in a residential neighborhood in the Indonesian city of Medan.
- N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican who's faced political fallout from the "Bridgegate" scandal, is running for president.