Why Are The Emmys On A Monday? It’s Complicated
August 22 2014 5:18 PM
The Primetime Emmy Awards will air on a Monday for the first time since 1976, the result of numerous scheduling hassles.
Canada Is Planning To Break Up Cable Bundles
August 22 2014 3:42 PM
Canadians might be able to pay for the channels they want by 2015.
Photographer Accuses Ferguson Cop Of Pulling Gun On Him
August 22 2014 10:26 AM
The National Press Photographers Association wants an investigation after a photographer accused a Ferguson cop of pulling a gun on him.
Al-Jazeera Journalists Appeal Egyptian Court Conviction
August 22 2014 3:06 AM
The convictions, which sparked international outrage, saw several foreign journalists being handed down lengthy prison sentences.
Homeric Epic: The 10 Best ‘Simpsons’ Episodes Ever
August 21 2014 9:17 PM
FXX is showing every “Simpsons” episode back to back, but a lot of them aren’t that good. Here are 10 you should see.
Is James Foley’s Death A Win For Enemies Of Press Freedom?
August 21 2014 2:43 PM
Free-press groups worry that James Wright Foley’s execution could further deter the media from covering conflict zones.
Amazon's Drones May Fly First In India: Report
August 21 2014 1:04 AM
Amazon might be preparing to test its 'octocopter' Prime Air delivery drones in India in late October, The Economic Times reports.
What's The Real Story In Ferguson?
August 20 2014 10:45 AM
Some news watchers worry that Michael Brown’s death may be obscured by reporters inserting themselves into his narrative.
Calls For Restraint In Disseminating Execution Video
August 19 2014 7:24 PM
Twitter users are asking social media not to share a video that appears to show James Foley's execution.
Darren Wilson Supporters Turn To Crowdfunding
August 19 2014 1:21 PM
Via T-shirt sales and GoFundMe, supporters have raised more than $20,000 for the Ferguson police officer who shot Mike Brown.
Racial Differences On Display In Reaction To Mike Brown's Death
August 18 2014 4:47 PM
Reactions to the shooting death of Mike Brown are sharply divided along racial lines.
Zelda Williams’ Twitter Problem Is Everyone’s Problem
August 15 2014 11:56 AM
Twitter has vowed big changes in light of vicious tweets aimed at Robin Williams’ daughter. Can it really win at Whac-a-Troll?
Media Blackout Backfires In Ferguson
August 14 2014 2:11 PM
Amid fierce protests over the killing of Mike Brown, Ferguson officials incorrectly thought they could suppress vital information.
When A Comcast Complaint Is A Work Of Art (And A Cry For Attention)
August 13 2014 4:00 PM
Fed-up customers are taking a cue from Ryan Block and turning their tales of Comcast woe into listicles and videos. Will they work?
Middle-Age Suicide: A Silent Epidemic
August 12 2014 3:19 PM
The death of actor Robin Williams is drawing attention to the rising rates of suicide among baby boomers.
Praising Robin Williams, Obama Frustrates Mike Brown Supporters
August 11 2014 10:45 PM
Brown’s supporters have been calling on the president to issue a statement condemning the 18-year-old’s killing on Saturday.
Robin Williams Dead At 63
August 11 2014 7:17 PM
Williams was found dead in his home Monday. The cause of death is believed to be suicide from asphyxia, but an investigation is pending.
‘Iraq Has Taken A Promising Step Forward’
August 11 2014 6:36 PM
In brief remarks Monday, U.S. President Barack Obama praised the nomination of Haider Al-Abadi as Iraq’s new prime minister.
Amazon Plays Cat And Mouse With Disney
August 10 2014 5:27 PM
In yet another apparent contract dispute, Amazon.com Inc. halted pre-orders on major titles from the Walt Disney Company.
Thousands Of Iraqi Civilians Flee Mount Sinjar
August 10 2014 12:06 PM
Following a series of U.S. airstrikes, some 20,000 Iraqi civilians, mostly from the Yazidi minority, have managed to flee to Syria.