December 8, 2014
12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot by Cleveland rookie police officer Timothy Loehmann on Nov. 22 and died hours later. Update: An investigation into his death has been turned over to the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department. At a press conference on Jan. 6, Rice's mother said she doesn't care who is investigating the case, she just wants a conviction.
Ugly sweaters aren't just for us common-folk anymore!
"What will be new tomorrow is the references to our partners, people that helped, places that were willing to hold prisoners," said Sen. Richard Burr. The long-awaited report comes out on Tuesday.
Or 22 times some family's Christmas card was ruined.
The move comes days before a judge was to consider an injunction filed by the city.The ride-sharing company, meanwhile, has urged riders to sign a petition of support.
Just imagine what they would look like taking Garfield for a ride.
In case you were wondering, here's a completely simplified Cliffs Notes version on why people don't like her.
"We are sending you our warning again," the hackers said.
One way to feel so much healthier is to limit the amount of added sugar you eat. And it doesn't even have to be painful.
Internal efforts by the CIA to police its controversial interrogation program will be a key part of defense against Senate report detailing alleged abuses.
Ever wondered what's really going on in the opening title sequence to Game of Thrones?
Ohio-based model Nicole Forni is furious that she’s become the face of international porn sites.
Scandal, The Mindy Project, and American Horror Story, we knew how to quit you.
There is a Japanese village, deep in the mountains, where residents are slowly being replaced by life-sized scarecrows. Only 35 people remain in the small town of Nagoro, and they are now outnumbered three-to-one by scarecrows.
Customers in six states will soon be able to design their own burgers, including chicken sandwiches.
MailMySharps.com claimed to sell medical waste equipment, but much of its website was apparently copied from a competing company. MailMySharps.com is associated with Bio-Recovery, the controversial company hired to clean up Ebola in New York City. A follow-up to an ongoing BuzzFeed News investigation.
Trying to figure out how to live that puppy life.
you are literally all the smartest people in the world.
More like ~Jiggle~ Bells, amirite?
An FBI hate crime report released today says only 33 people were targeted in bias crimes for their gender identity in the United States in 2013. By way of comparison, the NCAVP issued a comprehensive report in May that found 344 transgender people were the victims of hate-motivated violence last year.
Vamos a ver esos pantalones, chalecos y pajaritas con clase.
Prosecutors said guard Carol Lackner falsified prison records after she failed to tour and inspect inmate cells in February. Inmate Jerome Murdough died of heat exposure in his 100-degree cell.
Amy Touchette's beautiful photographs prove that street photography is alive and well.
But... it's still 162 million miles away from its destination.
So so cute, and only born about 0.5% of the time!
The diagnosis was confirmed Monday.
Mark Geragos's comments were "maliciously false," Luke says .
Britain’s National Institute for Health Care and Excellence recently issued new guidelines recommending women with low-risk pregnancies stay home.
Which is better: "YOLO" or "Follow your erection"?
The cold doesn't bother you anyway? I think not. Here are 9 great products to cure your winter blues.
"For anyone looking for a shoe that resembles a slightly tanner version of the Michelin Man."
"YOU'RE not marrying Belle," she shouts at him in the adorable clip.
I don't think you ready for this jelly
The co-founder of End Rape on Campus on why the Rolling Stone retraction affects all survivors of sexual assault.
Two turtle doves or some tickets for your favorite band.
"It's all going to be okay. None of us know how our lives are going to turn out. And I think it's best that way."
How stock images reveal hidden truths about cultural politics in America.
The IOC voted on an agenda that included initiatives to foster equal protection of LGB athletes.
Not even a sore throat could ruin The Year of Taylor.
Are you spunky like Anastasia or gentle like Odette? Let's find out.
All of these people have Grammys. Katy Perry has none.
This is grrrround control to Major Tom.
On Monday, Israel's parliament voted to dissolve itself and call for early elections. This government is the second shortest in Israel's history, and many in the country don't want to go to the polls just two years after they last voted. BuzzFeed News' Sheera Frenkel reports from Jerusalem.
The company said it was rolling out search updates to its iOS and desktop versions starting today.
McCarthy is undoubtedly one of the finest writers the world has seen since the likes of Faulkner and Melville with such a particular style of writing that evokes a wide array of emotions. Can you tell where these unforgettable quotes are from in his anthology?
Entre ser la portavoz del gato y las ofertas para películas y libros, está ganando más que muchas de las principales estrellas de Hollywood.
Because how long until you're immune to that ointment your doctor recommended?
Los perros ganan siempre, y haciendo grandes 'selfies' no es diferente.
It's growing and things are getting worse.
The conference announced a new set of standards that teams must comply with or be subject to disciplinary action. They're the strongest such rules in NCAA and professional football.
From the worst Ebola outbreak in history to the tragic death of Robin Williams, here are some of the things that really got us talking about health in 2014. Listed in no particular order.
Se sua mãe soubesse o significado da palavra Pakalolo...
Most of these acts were one-hit wonders, but they were the reasons why the '80s rocked.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the Senate Intelligence Committee informed them of their intention to release the report on Tuesday.
“It literally chipped off [the] tip of my nose,” the victim, a Brooklyn Daily photographer, said.
Don't worry. Your cereal is perfectly safe.
Like Creeper randomly likes one of your friend's old Instagrams. *vomits nervously*
Speed, Schindlers Liste, 4 Hochzeiten und ein Todesfall und Forrest Gumpwerden dieses Jahr 20. So sehen die Stars dieser und anderer 90er-Jahre- Blockbuster heute aus.
His injuries reportedly are life-threatening.
"I'm Hillary Clinton, you stupid little f#@kers"
Who says they *have* to be Christmas-themed, anyway?
Watch an exclusive promo for Pretty Little Liars' Season 5 return and get a preview of the mind-boggling twists to come from Marlene King.
The Microsoft co-founder and one of the world’s richest men lists his favorite reads of the year. Note: Not all of them came out in 2014.
Lleva tu lista de libros en la mano.
"The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!"
How on earth did she do that?
"Well, enough chit-chat. Let's get down to business." – these kids.
Estos adornos son tan lindos y fáciles que hasta el más flojo puede hacerlos.
"The empire strikes back :)" Emails posted online by mysterious leak publishers suggest a concerted effort to "push the pro-family worldwide movement."
And no, getting drunk and making passive-aggressive comments doesn't count.
A truly historic sit-down between the future ruler of the United Kingdom and the leader of the United States.
One year I taught myself to juggle. With clementines.
Maybe don't follow ~some~ of her advice though. The comedian dropped by BuzzFeed to dish out her solutions.
"Does watching this make me want to join a gym or eat more carbs?"
An exclusive first look at Cereal Killer in Brick Lane.
Her boyfriend, Alfie Deyes, announced that he wouldn't be posting online for a few days either.
The crash started a fire that destroyed a family's home in Gaithersburg, and police said Marie Gemmell died while trying to protect her sons, 3-year-old Cole and 1-month-old Devin.
"...when we have blacks like that trying to tap into the ignorance of people who have been whipped into a frenzy, like a lynch mob, and you go to try to garner support from those folks, I think it's very disappointing that we would have that kind of political discourse going on in this country."
It was a truly vintage year for colossal fails. Some NSFW stuff here.
Porque puedes hacer de tu espacio un lugar bonito sin necesidad de gastar una fortuna.
Doctors told Addie Fausett that she has less than a year to live — and now people from all over the world are making sure she has an unforgettable Christmas.
These were the most "liked" animal pictures of 2014, according to Instagram curators and they're all pretty darn cute.
Last month, NASA started their very own Soundcloud page, which includes everything from real mission audio, to recordings of rocket sounds, to transmissions from the far planets in our solar system. Here are some of the highlights.
Warning: Sherlock fans may implode.
Gordon Hill was captured saying "YOU'VE GOT NO FANS!" in an online video last year. And a meme was born. Some NSFW language.
You won't believe how much you paid for a Furby.
Several players sported the words uttered by Staten Island man Eric Garner before he died while under a police officer's chokehold.
Brand photographed and tweeted the business card of senior Daily Mail reporter Neil Sears and encouraged his 8.7 million followers to get in touch, then deleted the tweet soon afterwards.
"You walk to to the cupboard 50 times a day and there's nothing there and it doesn't change."
Sooner or later, marijuana will be legal everywhere. Slowly it's stumbling across the USA. The 'Marley Natural' blend is also on the way. So which celebrity high will be next? And how will it make you feel?
Samaria Rice's comments were her first in public statements on the incident.
Zoom, zoom, zoom. Make my heart go boom boom.
Why does Taylor Swift look like alphabet soup?
Nigel Mills MP is in a bit of trouble after being caught playing the game for hours during a meeting in parliament. But did he ever get five-in-a-row?
Lo siento, no puedo, tengo cena con mis... compañeros de piso.
A news team told police that the bathhouse was used for "group perversions," and plans to air a program on Wednesday on "the dens for spreading AIDS in Egypt."
Só nos truques do bem com a colaboração de @julianakataoka
And thus they once again win 2014's houseblinging contest.
New pictures of the British actress are to be exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London. "I have no illusions about my looks. I think my face is funny."
Don't worry, it's all for a good cause.
The British businessman was accused of arranging the killing of his wife, Anni, during their honeymoon in 2010.
"Lu, saberia me informar qual é o nome do filme que passa na Globo que tem um cachorro?". A página Ajuda Luciano tem tudo isso e muito mais.
Portez votre liste de livres préférés avec fierté.
"Haters gonna hate." —Einstein, pretty much.
"It has become a tradition," Petro Poroshenko said. "I come to work, take the doll, and think what I must do today to protect the country."
Oh, just taking a stroll on the life-death border, no big deal.
Crossrail isn't due to carry passengers across the capital until 2019 but its network of tunnels is 90% finished. And at the moment it looks like something from a sci-fi film.
Algunas cosas para sobrevivir hasta febrero.
When you're about to miss a train but bae pulls you on. <3
Helping break down the stigma, one voice at a time.
Ses expressions faciales sont parfaites.
Viewers were bitterly upset that a human being wasn't actually eaten alive by a giant snake for their entertainment.
'Tis the season to be jolly and indulge in class snobbery...
The announcement came two days after a woman was attacked by her Uber driver while on her way home from work the night of Dec. 6.
He's quite good in the air for a big man. Hang on, that's not right.
Large flames were visible for miles after a building off the 110 Freeway caught fire. No injuries have been reported. Update: A criminal investigation has begun of how the fire started.
Sa version de Ma Petite est hallucinante.
You get a ban! YOU get a ban! EVERYONE gets a ban!
Cats who love heavy metal = what the internet was invented for.
Hands up who didn't see this coming? Updated: It's a meme war!
From deserts to beaches, Australia has some of the greatest sights in the world.
She's here to break the stigma associated with rape, and to put an end to gender-based violence.
The weather isn't the only thing that's hot around here.
Give your home a cheerful and festive holiday update with 11 inspirational ideas for easy-to-create Christmas decorations, crafts and centerpieces.
UPDATE: Sorkin has responded to Alena Smith’s public criticisms of Sunday’s episode: “I’m saddened that she’s broken that trust.”
WARNING: They are all legit and not Photoshopped.
Girly-men, shirtfronts and Ebola infected suicide bombers.
Final season premiering January 13th.
Demonstrators took to the streets in New York City, Berkeley, Seattle, Chicago, and other cities. On Monday, they closed a major highway leading to a bridge during rush hour.
As changes to military-equipment programs stall out in D.C., administration officials are citing the 2013 terrorist attack. The complex case of the Boston Marathon response.
On Sunday, a fleet of food trucks served free dinners to protesters in New York City, which were paid for by musician John Legend and model Chrissy Teigen.
Here's hoping 2015 will be the year frosted tips reclaim the hair of sexy people everywhere.
"NO PETS ALLOWED" are the three dreaded words every cat owner hears the most when searching for a new place to live.
After the U.S. border crisis this summer, the Mexican government implemented a new plan at its southern border. "We are filling up the southeast with tons of people, crime, corrupt authorities. This will explode."
The most recent episode of the HBO series perfectly captures rape culture in the wake of Rolling Stone's apology for "misplacing trust" in an alleged rape victim at the University of Virginia. WARNING: Spoilers ahead for the Dec. 7 episode of The Newsroom.
Henry the Corgi is loving his new friend! Robin (the fluffy cat) was recently adopted and is fitting right in!
The revolutionary crust is only available in Pizza Hut's Australian stores...for now.
Tired of seeing women of color underrepresented in mainstream sci-fi and fantasy? Check out this list.
Are you a homebody like Dorothy? A romantic like the Tin Man? Perhaps you have a dark side that's similar to that of the Wicked Witch?
Where's a working girl in the city gonna go for a quick salad? How about Working Girl's Cafe.
The demonstrators invaded the stores en masse, chanting slogans and waving placards.
Following the tragic death of Stella Young, here are eight things that many of us don't know about the genetic disorder.
"I had to put my fingers in its mouth and prise open its jaws to get my leg out." WARNING: Graphic image of a bloody koala wound.
Arriving Sunday for a three day visit, Britain's royal couple were greeted by oodles of American fans.
To see more awkward family photos, go to AwkwardFamilyPhotos.com
Let's all take a break from our busy, boring lives and enjoy these 25 Frenchies enjoying the breeze and swinging life away. Push harder, human!