The Department of Justice released Wednesday its long-anticipated civil rights investigation into the Ferguson Police Department, revealing a pattern of racial bias and targeted abuse of the Missouri city's minority population. The report arrives seven months after an unarmed black teen, Michael Brown, was shot and killed on a Ferguson street by a white officer, setting off months of protests.
A new trailer for one of the biggest film franchises in the world is news enough for one day. But for Marvel and Disney, The Avengers: Age of Ultron's trailer is just rewarding hard work.
More than 1 billion people ages 12 to 35 put themselves at risk of permanent hearing loss, according to the U.N.'s World Health Organization.
Retired neurosurgeon and potential Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson entered the national conversation after declaring political correctness "dangerous" at the 2013 National Prayer Breakfast.
Questioning your purpose. Adding flashy upgrades. Ditching the older crowd to prove you're all about staying hip with the younger kids.
Illegal, criminal, threatening, family-oriented, hard-working, patriotic — these are the contradictory words used to describe Latinos.
LGBT activists have another Russian problem to worry about. Foreign Policy is reporting that in a move consistent with a 2013 law criminalizing "gay propaganda," the Russian government has formally demanded that U.N.
Get your candles and space-themed cakes ready: NASA is celebrating its 100th birthday. Well, not exactly.
Before sending a single email as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton decided that her future conversations would remain out of public view for the foreseeable future.
Out with the "e," in with the "book." Continuing a recent trend, e-reader sales have continued to drop from their 2012 high — to the point of affecting overall revenue at major publishing houses, according to TechCrunch.
Whether it's being catcalled, groped or attacked, women know all too well that male entitlement often knows no bounds.
While men have been able to do pretty much whatever they want since the beginning of time, women have long been expected to conform to stringent, restrictive roles within the domestic sphere.
"A just society is not one built on fear or repression or vengeance or exclusion, but one built on love. Love for our families.
In a speech to Congress on Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu argued that the Obama administration's nuclear negotiations with Iran were misguided and that any agreement would ultimately doom the world to a "deadly game of thrones" with "zealots" on a "march of conquest, subjugation and terror." "[The current framework] is a bad deal," Netanyahu said, attempting to undercut Secretary of State John Kerry's ongoing talks with Iranian officials.
"Age ain't nothing but a number." That's always been the saying, but when it comes to our porn habits, age can make a difference for what we're getting off to.
Kanye West spoke at Oxford University on Monday. In front of the Oxford Guild Business Society, which describes itself as the U.K.'s "largest and oldest careers society," he offered an audience of 350 future leaders a crash course in Yeezianity. Kanye forbade phones and photos.
The numbers are in, and in a development that will delight pro-pot activists and further alienate marijuana's detractors, the state of Colorado's experiment in legal weed has proved a resounding success.
Mississippi Republican state representative Gene Alday suffered from a particularly bad case of foot-in-mouth racist controversy in February, when he told the Clarion-Ledger of Jackson, Mississippi, that "all the black people are getting food stamps and what I call 'welfare crazy checks.'" Alday is wrong.
Meet Lucy and and Maria Aylmer, two 18-year-old women from the U.K. One has white skin and red hair. The other has darker skin and black, curly hair. Lucy and Maria are twins.
"Everyone is dealing with the same nonsense. Everyone is on this boat together, and it would probably be good if we were a little nicer on that boat." It sounds wildly sane, especially coming from a comedian known for sillier quips.