Skip To Content

A Top Ad Agency’s Employees Are Angry Their Firm Does Work For Trump’s Border Patrol

“We’re willing to work with companies that sell big tobacco. We’re willing to work with companies that contribute to obesity rates. And I guess, what I’m mostly hearing is that we’re willing to work with companies that are allowing children to die.”

Lam Thuy Vo • One day ago

A Billionaire Said He'll Pay All Of The Morehouse College Class Of 2019's Student Debt

The Associated Press estimated the student debt of the class to be up to $40 million, but the Smith camp did not confirm the size of the gift.

Lam Thuy Vo • 2 months ago

SNL's Leslie Jones Blasted Anti-Abortion Laws And Said Lawmakers Can't Tell Her What To Do With Her Body

"When you take a woman's choice away, you take away their freedom," she said.

Lam Thuy Vo • 2 months ago

Why Is Everyone So Obsessed With AOC? Let's Analyze The Memes

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s fans and enemies are inventing a new kind of politics: fandoms and anti-fandoms that drive how we bond over candidates online. Today’s Instagram sticker is the new campaign button.

Lam Thuy Vo • 2 months ago

This Women's Basketball Coach Is Going Viral For Her Explanation On Why She Stopped Hiring Men

"We don’t have enough female role models. We don’t have enough visible female leaders. We don’t have enough women in power."

Lam Thuy Vo • 3 months ago

We Asked A Bunch Of People Why They’ve Ghosted Someone They Dated

"Dump people the way you want to be dumped."

Lam Thuy Vo • 6 months ago

How Do You Calculate The Emotional Cost Of Ghosting Someone?

A data-driven exploration of ghosting: how we ghost, why we ghost, and what emotional debt we owe the people we date.

Lam Thuy Vo • 6 months ago

Been Ghosted? Ghosted Someone? Take Our Survey!

We’re working on a story about ghosting and online dating and would love to hear about your experiences.

Lam Thuy Vo • 6 months ago

A Medical Review Shows An Alabama Black Man Who Was Mistakenly Killed By Police Was Shot In The Back

Emantic “EJ” Fitzgerald Bradford Jr. "posed no threat to the off-duty Hoover Police Department officer who killed him," according to a statement from the family's lawyer.

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

Police Have Arrested The Suspect In An Alabama Mall Shooting, One Week After They Killed The Wrong Man For It

Alabama police incorrectly thought Emantic “EJ” Fitzgerald Bradford Jr. opened fire at a shopping center and killed him at the scene. They’ve now arrested another man for the shooting.

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

“Release The Video”: The Family Of A Black Man Whom Police Killed Is Demanding Evidence Be Made Public

“The family has no trust in the narrative that is offered by the police,” said the family’s attorney.

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

Alabama Police Said They Killed A Mall Shooting Suspect, Then Said He Probably Wasn’t The Shooter

“We regret that our initial media release was not totally accurate, but new evidence indicates that it was not.”

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

So, Um, Julie Andrews Is Going To Be In “Aquaman” Playing Some Kind Of Sea Creature And People Are Here For It

“Who knew that Aquaman would have the real Mary Poppins this Christmas?” producer Peter Safran said.

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

This Teen Wrote An Award-Winning Essay About Gun Violence. Then A Stray Bullet Killed Her In Her Home.

“In the city in which I live, I hear and see examples of chaos almost every day," Milwaukee teen Sandra Parks wrote. "Little children are victims of senseless gun violence.”

Lam Thuy Vo • 7 months ago

She Paid A Lawyer Thousands Of Dollars To Apply For A Green Card. She Got A Deportation Order Instead.

Edith Duran fell victim to one of the most common and effective frauds that play off the hopes and fears of vulnerable undocumented immigrants: The “10-year law.”

Lam Thuy Vo • 9 months ago

How Facebook Failed The Rohingya In Myanmar

The UN calls Myanmar’s treatment of the Muslim Rohingya minority a genocide, and says Facebook has done little to tackle hate speech. Analysis by BuzzFeed News sheds new light on Facebook's failures.

Megha Rajagopalan • 10 months ago

They Played Dominoes Outside Their Apartment For Decades. Then The White People Moved In And Police Started Showing Up.

“This used to be a bad neighborhood.” Two areas of New York City that have recently gentrified have a corresponding high rate of quality-of-life complaints, which sometimes draws police attention.

Lam Thuy Vo • One year ago

The Bodies Of Thousands Of Potential Hurricane Victims Have Been Burned In Puerto Rico

Identifying deaths related to Hurricane Maria could provide families with access to FEMA funeral funds and could also change what insurance benefits a family gets.

Nidhi Prakash • One year ago

By The Time Trump Showed Up, Over 550 People More Than Usual Had Died In Puerto Rico After The Hurricane

Two weeks after the storm, Trump boasted that the official death count in Puerto Rico was 16 people.

Nidhi Prakash • One year ago

These Senators Want The Government To Collect Data On Sexual Harassment In The Workforce

The Labor Department refused to collect the data. So Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and others are demanding the Government Accountability Office do it.

Lam Thuy Vo • One year ago