December 6, 2016
Investigators are still looking for what sparked the deadly blaze that claimed the lives of 36 people.
Nobody leaves Tassie with an empty stomach.
"He will start a hunger strike to fight for his own safety."
For all the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad days.
A complaint filed by privacy groups alleges that two talking dolls collect children's personal information and send it to a company that also contracts with the US Army.
“If I were wearing these for a night out, I’d probably want a redo."
Misoginia pura ft. Noriel, Bryant Myers y Juhn.
Former professional rugby league player Beau Ryan answered the call.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday provided new information on how the 36 victims of the warehouse fire spent their final moments.
Was this year wet or dry?
A tiempo para Navidad.
Michael Zagaris' new book and exhibition chronicles his life as witness to rock ‘n’ roll’s golden era.
If you focus on Spectacles, Snap (formerly Snapchat) looks great. But challenges beneath the surface could turn pre-IPO hype to post-IPO hardship.
"American mustard is weak-ass shit that goes perfectly on a hot dog, and only a hot dog."
Pass or fail... make your choice.
Senate Democrats say Republicans are risking a government shutdown if they include language to expedite General James Mattis' confirmation process for secretary of defense in a must-pass spending bill.
Less than 25% of products marketed to black women got high safety ratings in a new study, compared to 40% of products aimed at the general public.
"...looks like an erectile dysfunction."
Show us your favorite fail.
The president-elect condemned Hamilton for directing a controversial curtain call speech at Mike Pence. But theater artists won't shy away from letting their voices be heard.
"Kids really do the funniest things."
"He gave me 4 zeros for missing assignments I didn't show up for but WE WERE ON A BREAK."
I ain't bullshitting you.
One of Asia's most successful technology entrepreneurs says his company will plow $50 billion into the US during the Trump administration.
Por favor, paren.
You can't hide what's inside!
"Coquito is the way to go."
Porque hay que cerrar el año con humor.
The 45-year-old man shot his ex-girlfriend and her three children, and then fatally shot himself, police said.
Who invented the hottest biotech tool in modern history?
La verdad... está bien fácil.
Bath people, I'm sorry.
Yep. That's all that this is.
Material completamente SFW
In 2016, from music to television, the experience of black Southerners was everywhere.
There are two kinds of people in this world: Those who prefer chunky and those who prefer smooth.
Wild author Cheryl Strayed, Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino, and executive producer Daniel Palladino talk to BuzzFeed News about the book’s influence on the revival.
In five days, three Muslim women were allegedly attacked in hate crimes around the city.
James Mitchell, a military psychologist who engineered the now-defunct program, defended the severe interrogation practices that are favored by many Trump advisors.
"There is never a perfect answer in this messy, emotional world." — Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Beauty is International
La imagen de la novia de Buzz es en realidad de un niño.
Lady tested? Lady always kicks ass.
The president-elect had earlier called for canceling Boeing's contract citing high costs for the planes. The source of Trump's $4 billion figure was unclear.
The Daily Show host and biracial South African comic’s recent comments suggest a profound misunderstanding of the way racism works in America.
U of T's literary journal will publish Danica's poetry, titled "Horses Are the Frat Boys of Farm Animals."
Sticky Ribs that will make you lick your fingers clean !
There's a bunch of other changes coming to Instagram, too!
A Hilarious Twitter Story About A Girl In A Closet With A Gucci Flip-Flop Is Being Turned Into A Film
Creator Xavier Burgin said: "YouTube and Twitter gives people of colour, especially black people, the space to be creative and no one can silence them."
"Sometimes it just gets under your skin."
After surviving 3 years of war and the shelling of their home, 20-year-old Omar Muawiyah and his family fled their home in Douma, a suburb of the capital, Damascus. This is their story.
Sharing is caring and your BFF would probably borrow it without asking anyway. The products in this post were updated in October 2017.
Vas a querer más de uno.
Dole said on Monday his firm helped broker a controversial phone call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen.
Bonus: It's easy on the budget.
"Hi, my name's Catrina!"
Way better than chips and dip.
May is taking a two-day trip to Bahrain this week to "turbo-charge" trade deals between the UK and the Gulf.
Joshua Bonehill-Paine is on trial for the racially aggravated harassment of Jewish MP Luciana Berger.
William Sallie's lawyers had appealed to the US Supreme Court to stop his execution over claims of jury bias during his trial.
Because you've always wanted to know....
With a tender portrait of one family in Queen Sugar and a searing indictment of the prison system in 13th, DuVernay deepens her career-long commitment to addressing injustice.
The government has tabled an amendment that would mean MPs who vote for the Labour proposal would also have to formally accept Brexit and the PM's timetable on triggering Article 50.
¿Puedes terminar esta publicación sin desear teñirte el cabello?
Les amis, préparez-vous à des questions sur le caca et les orgies.
A Russian newspaper has reported the contents of a letter from a group of ministers demanding authorities take action against the game for "inviting users to support ... a massive campaign for LGBT".
Louisiana police had previously released Robert Gasser from custody after he confessed to the crime the same day of the shooting.
La nourriture, c'est la vie.
Just think of them as smart investments.
*Se hace un tatuaje de mantarraya*
Depuis que Bernard Cazeneuve a été nommé à Matignon, de nombreux responsables politiques encensent le bilan du ministre. C'est oublier les polémiques suscitées par son ministère.
A Queens doctor faces a manslaughter charge after his patient died following an abortion. The unusual case may offer an inadvertent glimpse into life without Roe v. Wade.
Las personas tenían que hacer algo para olvidar lo malo que fue el año 2016.
The controversial general who'll be advising Trump on national security, will have KT McFarland as his deputy, someone who advocates torture and profiling Muslims.
Deals at Abercrombie & Fitch, H&M, Madewell, and more!
Momentum helped Jeremy Corbyn's re-election as Labour leader – but leaked emails show the extent of its internal disputes.
Vive les papas!
Republicans called the hubbub over Trump's call with the Taiwanese president "much ado about nothing."
"Deck the halls with cans of Strongbow (fa la la la la la la la la)"
The justices ordered the case to be resettled by a lower court, throwing out a $399 million judgment against Samsung for infringing on Apple's iPhone patents.
Du salami, des dessins animés, des plans à trois... L'année 2016 a été chaude.
Who will be there for you?
The holidays are all about outdoing one another.
Plan some time for yourself.
Karen Jerzyk created a fantastical scene for each colour of the rainbow.
Here's what was big on Twitter this year.
Pour la première fois, un responsable politique favorable à l'ouverture d'un débat autour de la dépénalisation du cannabis est nommé place Beauvau.
Oui, il faut laver vos écouteurs.
El resúmen del año en imágenes.
Faites ce que je dis, pas ce que j'ai fait.
Gaga made the comment after she visited an LGBT youth centre in New York City to surprise the teens there with gifts.
::starts singing "Rudolph the Red-Lipped Reindeer"::
A biohacker thought he could sell something cool without consequences. The FDA thought otherwise.
Drake, Rihanna, and Kanye have also done well. Here's the list of the major categories:
Do you regularly suffer from "Tinder Finger"?
Christmas is an all-year affair, fight me.
Liz Truss has promised to tackle corruption in prisons in response to a BuzzFeed News investigation.
Certainement le quiz le plus dur que vous ferez sur les crânes chauves des membres du gouvernement.
It’s an easy-to-use router replacement that eliminates Wi-Fi dead zones and works right out of the box.
Prank them with love.
RIP en paix.
Pence said he has no role in the transition.
In a speech to the Institute of Directors, Ruth Davidson said she worried nuance was being lost in political coverage.
'Tis the season to have a cute background.
Un quiz pas si facile.
The Treasury committee called on the Financial Conduct Authority to force the bank to pay “reasonable compensation” to businesses harmed by the “bad practice” exposed by BuzzFeed News and the BBC.
The Department of Justice under the Obama administration charged the former South Carolina officer with civil rights violations after he fatally shot Walter Scott
"The world is still a good place as long as there are people who live to do good."
Let us serve you some options.
Never getting arrested doesn't count.
The full facial veil is "not appropriate and should be banned wherever it is legally possible," she said during her party conference speech on Tuesday.
Rest assured, the one constant this year has been Tina Knowles' hilariously cute Instagram.
Marco Bulmer-Rizzi, who spoke out after his husband died on honeymoon and their marriage wasn't recognised by the state, told BuzzFeed News: "It's as close to happiness as I can be."
"Tough. Smart. Hard to read."
Cool -- but generic enough -- to fit the semi-acquaintances in your life from your Secret Santa to your sister's terrible boyfriend.
It's probably the best Christmas tree in the world.
It's been a great year for not meeting Game of Thrones stars.
Justin Bieber 2.0 is coming.
Who said cartoons are just for kids?
«Rappel. Seuls les musulmans discrets seront autorisés à éventuellement déposer un bulletin Valls dans l'urne.»
Arron Banks says the Roman Empire was destroyed by immigration; classical historian and "fancy academic" Mary Beard says it wasn't.
For everyone on your list who likes their kitty with a bow.
Des épices, des fruits, du rhum. What else?
Corrupt officers are smuggling hard drugs, phones, and weapons to inmates – fuelling a rise in violence inside HMP Pentonville and other prisons across Britain – but the authorities don’t want you to know about it.
2000円 vs 100円
"Password must contain a capital letter, a number, a plot, a protagonist with some character development, and a surprise ending."
"Wrong headline... Tamil film industry is not Bollywood."
Ce sont des mannequins ou des acteurs professionnels. Désolé.
BuzzFeed News spoke to the people who took the government to court.
At a vigil near Oakland’s Lake Merritt, residents told BuzzFeed News they feel the mayor's response to the tragedy will do further harm to a grieving community.
One man was faced with this difficult question.
Mettez du turquoise.
Significant transgender reforms were debated in two Australian states and met very different ends.
Britain's had some shitty times.
Jayalalithaa was a fair-skinned Brahmin in a party that thrived on Dravidian anti-class rhetoric; a glamorous actor who wasn't taken seriously; above all, she was an unmarried, childless woman trying to ascend to power in 1980s Tamil Nadu. And she won against all odds.
Blue Bottle Coffee / WHILL / BuzzFeed Japan
People gathered at Lake Merritt to mourn at least 36 people who perished in a fast-moving fire that tore through a warehouse Friday night.
"Not only do the security forces know that torture is taking place, they have stood in the way of accountability."
"I think that actually sparked my trust in people again."
2016 wasn't the dumpster fire everyone is making it out to be.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation said users should have the ability to opt-out of an app update that tracks riders five minutes after they’ve been dropped off.
"Only Mother Earth can take credit for rocks," a Nordstrom spokesperson told BuzzFeed News when explaining the product.
Cheap + thoughtful = bloody perfect.
A jury ruled last month that the magazine defamed a former University of Virginia dean over the handling of a discredited campus rape story. But Monday, Rolling Stone asked a judge to toss out the verdict.
CJ Palmer will face trial in February 2017.
"I am not here as a puppet for the Liberals, Nationals, Labor, Greens, Independents or even other One Nation MPs."
"It looks like a little forest."
People ate food dunked in water.
Hacker News, the forum run by Y Combinator, is trying out a "Political Detox Week." Commenters are crying foul.
"Fantastic news: Apple Maps recognises 'bottleo'."
Trump suggested imposing a 35% import tariff for companies that move their operations overseas, but congressional Republicans argue that the move could start a trade war.