October 15, 2013
EBay founder Pierre Omidyar has taken a large interest in Greenwald, who is soon leaving The Guardian. Greenwald won't reveal his backer. Updated.
"Certainly we care about the welfare and wellbeing of our citizens, but ... we've not been involved in it," said the mayor of Maryville, where the handling of a young girl's alleged rape has been criticized.
The New Zealand-based author of The Luminaries is 28 years old.
What do you believe?
In an updated S-1, Twitter disclosed the actual ownership of the company for its largest shareholders.
I beg you. It will change your life.
Peace is not an option.
If all of Australia's products are as amazing as the ones in this video, it might be worth a trip down there.
House Republican leaders agree to fund government through Dec. 15, allowing contraception foes another crack at blocking Obamacare.
Aaron Guzikowski, who wrote the Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal movie, says, "I was very surprised that we were allowed to keep that ending." Spoilers start RIGHT AWAY.
He told the police his wife was attacking him with objects like mascara and towels.
"Ya women are crazy!"
"We want to get out of this but other than that, no one is on the same page about anything. It'd be funny if it wasn't so depressing," said one GOP member.
Okay, but why?
Because sometimes you wish you could just disappear. Featuring The Tomorrow People’s Robbie Amell and Peyton List.
Yahoo has decided to hold onto an extra 53 million shares to take advantage of the Asian e-commerce company's expected post-IPO pop.
The reporter who broke the NSA story promises "a momentous new venture." A "very substantial new media outlet" with serious backing, he says. Updated.
Not like this, Kenan. Not like this.
I refuse to open this fridge until it's covered in polka dots.
If we forget the past, then we are doomed to eat green ketchup again.
Because sometimes you wish you could just disappear. Featuring The Tomorrow People's Robbie Amell and Peyton List.
"I find it really unfortunate that this offensive slur was used to characterize anyone," Langevin says. OFA: "We neither support nor approve of the inappropriate language used in a sign on the mall today." Update: The sign-holder speaks.
Pinot noir is popular, delicious, and so frustratingly expensive. How cheap is too cheap?
"As long as we have the internet, they can't wipe us out."
"Oh, I'd love a boiled potato and some plain green beans for Thanksgiving dinner." Said no vegan, ever. Don't be that host.
Alleged Sexual Assault That Happened On A Sidewalk During Ohio University’s Homecoming Was Live-Tweeted
Warning: graphic content. Onlookers took photos and video of a man performing oral sex on a woman. The incident is now being investigated as sexual assault.
Early problems with Healthcare.gov have attracted an avalanche of bad press in local news outlets across the country.
The retired Texas congressman now has his own online news outlet. Don't worry, he's still the same old Paul.
We should be so lucky to take a voyage to the Spice Islands. Spoiler: It means dropping a deuce.
The PCC, which operates from jails, says it will strike during the World Cup and presidential elections if their chiefs are transferred to high-security prisons.
"I fell in love with John Edwards and wanted to be with him and that desire trumped everything else. And then instead of apologizing when I should have, I went on to hurt more people by writing a book."
Non-lethal drone films unmanned private spacecraft. It may not be the future we anticipated, but at least it's a future.
This powerful photo of a wounded soldier sent to his wife from Afghanistan is going viral after she shared it on Facebook.
Being in costume isn't all glamour and photo ops. Sometimes the best pictures happen when you least expect them.
Bob Filner has struck a deal to serve three years of probation and three months of home confinement.
One of the purest sources of weirdness on the internet.
A baby tiger born in the London Zoo on Sept. 22 died Tuesday.
Take my money. All of it.
The piece is in Tribeca, the former home of the towers, where One World Trade stands now.
Sometimes it's OK to splurge.
"This is going to hurt."
A perfect day, indeed.
Apple said today that Burberry Chief Executive Officer Angela Ahrendts will be its new head of retail starting this spring. She'll diversify the nine executives listed on its website.
According to Worth magazine.
After about a year with the position vacant, Apple has hired a senior vice president to head retail. It's Angela Ahrendts, the CEO of Burberry.
The world's best chefs and food writers recommend the greatest books you should cook through, start to finish.
A new book by a Harvard Business School professor argues that the surest way to entertainment business success is to bet heavily on likely blockbusters and spend less on everything else.
Iran has resumed discussions with six of the world's biggest powers about their nuclear program. It's reported Iran gave a PowerPoint presentation that is a potential "breakthrough".
The death toll has risen from 85 to 144 after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit the central Philippines area.
Between Anonymous hackers and local activists, Maryville is poised to follow Steubenville as the next small-town home of a major teenage rape case.