Earthquake strikes Indonesia ‘killing dozens’ in region devastated by Boxing Day...

Video thumbnail, Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Indonesia A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit Indonesia killing dozens of people, according to...

Edlington brothers who tortured, abused and beat victims aged 9 and...

A sketch from when the brothers appeared in court aged 10 and 11 over the attack (Photo: Getty Images) Two brothers who beat, abused...

One dead, dozens feared trapped in Indonesia quake

One person died and dozens were feared trapped in rubble after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island Wednesday, officials...

Rising Prices in Oakland Push Artists Into Risky Housing

OAKLAND, Calif. — San Francisco is full of big dreams. Oakland is where people make them work. The city of about 400,000 sits on...

Pandora officially unveils its long-awaited Spotify competitor

That Pandora was planning to launch a full fledged Spotify competitor was no secret. The company said as much last year when it bought...

Oakland warehouse manager ‘incredibly sorry’ for fire that killed 36

A mourner places flowers and candles during a vigil honoring those who died in the Oakland warehouse fire. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images The manager...

South Korean president Park Geun-hye defies calls to quit

The presidency of Park Geun-hye has been brought to the brink of collapse over a corruption and cronyism scandal. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji / Reuters/Reuters...

Thousands pay tribute to Jayalalithaa Jayaram in Chennai

Security staff surround Jayalalithaa’s coffin as it is carried through Chennai. Photograph: Aijaz Rahi/AP Tens of thousands of people have thronged the Chennai seafront...

Arago’s AI can now beat some human players at complex civ...

Arago’s flagship HIRO AI product plays Freeciv, a free civilization building simulation that’s based on the popular and long-lived Sid Meier’s Civilization series of...

The latest PISA tests suggest that reforming education is slow and...

Football fans must wait for four years between World Cups. Education nerds get their fill of global competition every three. The sixth Programme for...

Best free family Holiday events in St. Louis for Christmas 2016

Our Lady of the Snows Shrine St. Louis is bustling with free holiday events for people of all ages over the next few weeks....

Best free family Holiday events in Tulsa for Christmas 2016

KJRH -TV | Tulsa | Channel 2 The holidays are fast approaching and Tulsa is more than ready. Come out and check out all...

Falling in Reverse announce 2017 Dallas tour stop for ‘The End...

YouTube Falling in Reverse just finished up their Supervillain tour and they don’t seem to be ready to stop touring yet. The band took...

TPP Is Dead, but It Was Never Going to Be That...

Anti-TPP signs at a rally held by Bernie Sanders in Washington DC on November 17. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) TPP! You heard...

‘Undergrad’

Photos by Fanny Schlichter* This story appeared in the December issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE to subscribe. 1. Freshman year I had a...

Officials: Potential for violence from fake news troubling

( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). The front door of Comet Ping Pong pizza shop, in Washington, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. A fake news story...

The Golden Age of the TV Bathroom

HBO The pilot episode of Insecure finds the show’s heroine, Issa, engaging in a timeless ritual: getting ready for a night out. Dressed,...

Klein: John Kerry’s Dangerous Ignorance On The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

TEL AVIV – Speaking to the Saban Forum in Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry demonstrated dangerous ignorance of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and a...

Lift the Vote: Evangelicals Made the Difference in Florida, Other Swing...

Lift the Vote, a non-profit organization that focused on turning out the evangelical Christian vote in the 2016 presidential election, said those voters helped...

Sammy Lee Climbed Above Racism, Dove Into Olympic History

Sammy Lee, two-time Olympic diving champion. Dr. Sammy Lee, the first Asian-American man to win an Olympic gold medal, died over the weekend after...