December 15, 2014
All I want for Christmas is you... to stop talking.
The company, responding to Sen. Al Franken, also says they have scaled back access to "God View." Franken isn't satisfied: "It still remains unclear how Uber defines legitimate business purposes for accessing, retaining, and sharing customer data."
Makeup trends can be tricky to navigate, so take the trouble out of finding the perfect gift by checking out this list.
Running Man is a South Korean action-comedy variety show. Trust No One, Protect Your Name Tag.
All I want for Christmas is everyone to follow my Christmas itinerary handouts.
Yes, they’re side-eyeing you for singing along to “All I Want For Christmas Is You” for the 13th time in a row
Dr. Vivek Murthy's confirmation was held up for months because of opposition from Republicans and the National Rifle Association.
This is what friendship looks like.
Te sabes todas las letras pero no sabes esto.
When asked by BuzzFeed News if Keymori Johnson's identity as a transgender woman was a factor in the case, a spokesperson for the Albany Police Department said, "That part is under investigation."
Derby the dog, once fated to be euthanized, is living his best life with his forever family and sweet new legs.
Daniel Kim's yearly mashup is back, and packed with pop goodness!
Mourners have been leaving flowers outside the cafe where two hostages, as well as the alleged gunman, lost their lives.
Attorneys for the family of John Crawford, the 22-year-old black man killed in an Ohio Walmart in August, has filed a lawsuit against the police and the company. Lawyers say they found evidence that Crawford was shot ".36 seconds" after being confronted by police.
In a statement released Monday, Camille O. Cosby blasted the media's coverage of the rape and drugging allegations made against her husband, and cited Rolling Stone's University of Virginia rape story in calling it unfair. "There appears to be no vetting of my husband's accusers before stories are published or aired."
Uber and Lyft are fighting for the ability to operate in cities across the country. Here are some of the regulatory battles, the resulting citations, and in some cases, law suits the companies are embroiled in.
ATTENTION PEOPLE WHO DESIGN DRESSING ROOMS: curtains are not doors.
Spoiler: It's not a cold wasteland.
The loudest sexism-tinged attacks on Democratic women over the past few months have been from Democrats.
Once built out, the alerts could give up to a minute's advance notice of a strong quake. The warnings could allow officials to shut down transit systems, turn off gas lines, or halt a surgery before the shaking begins.
An explosive investigative report out of Mexico says federal authorities were involved in the disappearance and killing of 43 students, which contradicts Mexican government claims that they were unaware of what happened.
My rapist came from the same insular Indian-American community at my university as I did. Why did that make it harder for people to believe what happened?
Somewhere between SoundCloud and the Top 40, Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch search for R&B's new promised land.
Son mejores que esto, chicas.
Photographer Clara Vannucci captures an extraordinary prison program that transforms felons into talented actors.
I knew you were trouble when I swiped right
Board games, card games, dice games. You name it, I don't like it.
El lado oscuro nunca antes había sido tan irrespetado.
Only one thing in the world could've dragged me away from the soft glow of electric sex gleaming in the window.
The soundtrack is the same as the one featured in many an ISIS propaganda video. But these videos show some very different reasons to declare Allahu Akbar, or "God is the Greatest."
Samaria Rice says, "I'm still waiting for a knock on my door to tell me what happened."
Christmas came early for 81 lucky indie booksellers.
Who needs Dorsia when there's a VIP list like this?
YouTube celebrity Laci Green recently joined forces with MTV to create Braless, a 12-episode web series.
When hiding under a Snuggie for the rest of your life is not a viable option.
Recomponha-se. Você consegue!
From Birdman to Top Five to Chef, movies have been all about the need for artistic recognition.
“Você vai de supermodel a bebê girafa recém-nascida em menos de trinta minutos.”
Give me all the bacon and eggs you have.
This is my adopted Jack Russell Mystery Mix who has been letting me dress him up and take a picture every day for a year. This dog is a champ!
"She can beat me, but she cannot beat my outfit." —Rihanna
DESPERTAD, OVEJITAS MÍAS
Democratic members of Congress sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell Monday saying they were "deeply troubled" by a panel's recommendation to relax the ban instead of repealing it altogether.
It's also something you just have to see with your own eyes to understand.
Co-writer and director Ava DuVernay and many cast members showed their support for Eric Garner and Mike Brown at the New York premiere of Selma, a film that sheds light on another massive civil rights movement in the United States.
"No. No puedes probártelas para comprobar lo cegato que estoy".
Stop what you're doing and watch as Katy French and Jonathan Rowell of Youtube's Straight White Males order food at their favorite Vietnamese restaurant. You won't regret it.
En el acto por el retorno a la democracia y el Día Internacional de los Derechos Humanos del sábado la presidenta argentina Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, además de hablar, bailó, y bailó. También hubo comida, música y fuegos artificiales, claro.
Viktoria Modesta is the world's first bionic pop star.
Getting through the holidays intact is pretty tough. Let these cats be your guide to socialising through the festive season.
Um desafio do grupo pequeno printscreen.
Somos la mayoría silenciosa.
Praise you and your horny self, God.
Martha was the worst food photographer on Twitter, but she really stepped it up in 2014.
Get ready to blow everyone else's gingerbread houses out of the icing.
You'll love them just as much as the kids will. Ranked in no particular order.
The CEO of Quora and first chief technology officer of Facebook sits down with BuzzFeed News to talk about where Quora and the broader internet is headed in 2015.
Más allá de sus complejidades, la Universidad de Buenos Aires tiene las puertas abiertas para toda/os en un sentido literal.
"My mum thought I was absolutely bloody mad," Russell Wardrop told BuzzFeed News.
La guía definitiva de regalos 100% talento mexicano. Para tu lista navideña.
Segundo o colunista Daniel Castro, emissora decidiu não renovar contrato com a apresentadora, que estará livre no próximo ano para negociar com outra emissora...
Here's to the people who stopped being polite, started getting real, and made television history in the process.
The best way to spread Christmas cheer is to be a dog.
The best things from Scotland's big political year.
Is this the start of a pastafarian movement in the UK? Via GetHampshire.
Monis has been charged for sending offensive letters to the families of dead Australian soldiers and assisting in the murder of his ex-wife. Man Haron Monis died in a gunfight with police, authorities said.
Or why Adam Cornish's excellent book is 2014's greatest stocking filler.
The price of oil has dropped nearly 40% in six months, and nobody can pin down exactly why that is. And it's got a lot of countries feeling nervous.
A notícia da dispensa da Xuxa pela Globo - e da sua provável ida para a Record - deixou o Twitter abalado.
And they're not-so-secretly just as fun for adults.
Clipes coloridos, atividades mimeografadas, canetinha de boliche e muito glitter.
Can you guess which terrible movie plot is real? Please don't steal any of the fake ones, Hallmark Channel, Lifetime or ABC Family.
So you could not miss that party on a Sunday night and now you're dying at work. PS: If my boss is reading this - this has absolutely never happened to me.
An Oklahoma law that has put battered women in prison — sometimes for longer than their abusers — is part of why the state puts more women per capita behind bars than any other. So says a Harvard fellow hired by Oklahoma's governor to examine its criminal justice system. The latest in a BuzzFeed News investigation.
Adam D'Angelo wants the world to share its knowledge on the Internet. But can Quora grow beyond Silicon Valley and convince every human to do just that?
Como un experimento científico combinando un cerdo con un conejo que hubiese salido terriblemente mal.
As someone who has defended the site against its critics, I decided to dive in to try to find out if its reputation is deserved.
In December the families of 26 victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary also sued Bushmaster and gun sellers.
The Lord moves in mysterious ways.
Floods, war, a referendum...and black-eyed ghost children. It's been quite a year in British news.
Diese Weihnachtsmänner sind zum Fürchten.
Rabinowitz and Keyak plan to take an aggressive progressive approach to pro-Israel politics. "Jews are Democrats, and they will be again in two years, and they just are."
Science communicator Joe Duggan asked several researchers working in climate science how they really felt about climate change. These quotes are excerpted from their answers.
Them doing normal stuff instead of fighting is sooooo odd. Who would have thought they're actually real?
Vladimir Putin said earlier this month that Russia has been unfairly labeled as anti-LGBT. A new report from Human Rights Watch paints a starkly different portrait.
Uma lição simples com resultados profundos.
Echa un vistazo a lo que los dioses de los gadgets nos trajeron este año...
The body of Bradley Stone, suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her family members, was found in the woods near his Pennsburg home Tuesday.
No tenemos Navidad blanca pero tenemos vitel toné, lechón y muchos fuegos artificiales.
2014 has certainly been a year no one in Scotland will forget.
Oh, the weather outside is frightful...which is probably why there are so many amazing festive films.
A new law will essentially ban Uber's low-cost service in France. Hundreds of taxi drivers blocked roads in Paris protesting what they say are Uber's unfair business practices.
Mahatma Gandhi, Abraham Lincoln, Winston Churchill, all chillin' like villains.
"Yeah, so the brave hobbit Bilbo Baggins now works at a paper company."
Snow and ice can satisfy you more than you ever thought possible.
¡Es algo festivo y por una buena causa!
“If you are atheist and you heard this announcement, it was like the state saying, 'We are coming for you next.'”
AVERTISSEMENT : cet article est n'est vraiment pas approprié à un environnement de travail.
Earlier today, an armed assailant took an unknown number of people hostage at a small café in Sydney. An Indian IT professional working for Infosys is among those being held, the company said.
Police believe the man was killed following an argument with a group of teenagers.
One man has even been seen with a selfie stick. Update: A man was seen with two young girls posing in the square.
The group behind KONY 2012 will shutter its U.S. office and spend a year in transition, planning to close by the end of 2015.
For those times when a man needs more than a regular sanitary wipe, and a woman needs girl-specific apples.
Forget London and Brighton, Manchester's where it's at.
We love you, but some of the things you do are just weird.
Multimedia journalist Souvid Datta has captured some very poignant photos of the slums.
Also als ob man die eigentlich bräuchte …
Police responded after four gun-wielding men entered an apartment building in the early hours of Monday morning. Three people have been arrested.
2014 aura vu beaucoup de scènes de sexe sous la douche. C'est pas moi qui vais me plaindre !
The terrible events in Sydney, where Martin Place was locked down after an armed man took hostages, have sparked a heartwarming reaction on social media.
Parce qu'il y a toujours un mec qui croit que les deux accoudoirs sont à lui.
Avant de tomber enceinte, vous ne soupçonniez même pas leur existence.
Former finance professional Brandon Stanton created Humans of New York (HONY) in 2010 in order to document photos, and eventually the stories, of the inhabitants of New York City. Since it's inception, the blog has produced over 6,000 stories and is followed by over 11 million people world wide.
There are plenty of places to go when the pavement is melting and the beach is too crowded and/or sandy.
Too lazy to read the novel all your friends have been urging you to check out? Want an excuse to read manga and comics again like you did in your good ole middle school years? Get the graphic novel version of some of our most beloved YA novels!
Leaked emails provide more light on the fight over the final season of The Boondocks.
18-year-old boy had been swimming at Rudder Reef off Port Douglas when he was bitten in the thigh.
You know those fabulous students who happily give their time to take perspective students around their beloved college home? Well, it isn't all rainbows and sunshine. We endure the rainy days, the freezing temperatures, and the needy parents to show you all that our beautiful campus has to offer. Follow us as we guide you through what is actually going on in your lovely tour guide's head.
The Atlanta women's college has decided to suspend a prestigious professorship funded in part by Bill Cosby amid the growing allegations of sexual assault.
Everyone knows that pinays are one of the most beautiful women to walk this Earth, but who knows which one you'll pick?
Surge pricing introduced in Sydney CBD while a hostage situation unfolds.
Disney is adapting the classic Stephen Sondheim musical to the silver screen for Christmas. Maybe you'd not suck!
Privacy policies rarely mention the weakest point in any company's security infrastructure: its employees.
She is AH-MAH-ZING and so are you sweetie. So are you!
El arte comestible de Jessica Gaber es la dieta de ensueño de los golosos.
"All the celebrities out there who poured ice water on your head, here's a chance to do something else..."
Jackell Mitchell, 18, was shot Sunday morning multiple times in his off-campus apartment, police said. A suspect was arrested and charged Sunday evening.