January 1, 2015
This Week's Signature Songs, State By State
Here are the songs that defined America from Dec. 23 to Dec. 29, presented by BuzzFeed and Spotify. A state’s “signature song” is not its most popular, but its most distinctive — that is to say, the one that residents of that state streamed proportionally the most as compared with the U.S. as a whole.
Florida Man Charged With Murder After Mother Found Decapitated Outside His House
Police arrested Christian Jose Gomez after his mother, Maria Suarez-Cassagne, was found dead outside his Oldsmar, Florida house on New Year's Eve. Police say Gomez killed his mother after she kept asking him to do chores.
Big Mother Is Watching You: The Track-Everything Revolution Is Here Whether You Want It Or Not
If you keep your fitness-related New Year's resolutions in 2015, it'll likely be thanks to the new wave of devices and apps that have taken monitoring things like newborn sleep patterns and blood oxygenation from geek hobby to mass-market juggernaut. But what happens when companies have access to the most mundane details about our bodies?