US Power Grid Blackouts Eclipse All Other Developed Nations
July 17 2014 3:01 PM EDT
Power outages in the U.S. have skyrocketed nearly 300 percent since the '80s.
Why Would Time Warner Turn Down $80B?
July 16 2014 2:43 PM EDT
Amid consolidation mania, a merger for Time Warner is likely, but not everyone wants to work for Rupert Murdoch.
FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Period
July 15 2014 4:59 PM EDT
It's not too late to comment on the future of net neutrality: After its website crashed, the FCC extended the online comment period through Friday.
Cancel Comcast? Good Luck With That
July 15 2014 3:00 PM EDT
Cable customers may be ready to cut the cord, but companies aren’t ready to let them.
Shunned By Dad, A Pansexual Student Turns To The Crowd
July 14 2014 5:34 PM EDT
After her parents allegedly cut her off, a University of Pittsburgh student launched a GoFundMe campaign to pay for tuition.
Archie Takes A Bullet To Save Gay Friend
July 14 2014 12:45 PM EDT
In a decisive statement on gun violence, Archie Comics will kill off its title character -- but there's more to the story.
Beautiful! Lupita Nyong’o Saves Vogue From Magocalypse 2014
July 11 2014 3:02 PM EDT
Forget Kimye: Single-copy sales of the Lupita Nyong'o cover of Vogue are up despite a major disruption in magazine distribution.
Jill Abramson: 'It Was A Bad Day For Me'
July 10 2014 3:30 PM EDT
Jill Abramson has spoken out about her firing at the New York Times, and some of the biggest stories the paper did and didn't cover under her tenure.
Costumed Characters Terrorize NYC Tourists
July 10 2014 1:59 PM EDT
Lawmakers mull legislation to combat rogue Elmos and Minnies, but copyright and First Amendment questions loom.
Copycats Chase Kickstarter Potato Salad Gold Rush
July 08 2014 4:10 PM EDT
Would-be cooks are storming the Kickstarter kitchen after an Ohio man raised more than $52,000 to make potato salad.
Sorry, ‘Opie & Anthony’ Fans: Shock Jocks Are Obsolete
July 08 2014 12:27 PM EDT
A vociferous boycott effort over Anthony Cumia’s firing is likely to have little effect on satellite-radio company SiriusXM.
Facebook Policy Gets Teen Hunter's Photos Zapped
July 07 2014 2:36 PM EDT
Company says Kendall Jones’ safari images promote poaching of endangered species.
World Cup Drinking Games: France vs. Germany Edition
July 03 2014 5:00 PM EDT
Kick off your soccer viewing with booze on Friday, as the World Cup 2014 enters the quarter-finals.
How The Tinder Scandal Might Actually Help Women In The Tech World
July 02 2014 7:43 PM EDT
Some tech investors say the sexual harassment lawsuit filed against Tinder could encourage more gender parity in the industry.
Twitter Sued Over Spammy Texts
July 02 2014 4:06 PM EDT
A class-action lawsuit accuses Twitter of sending illegal texts to recycled phone numbers without the owners’ consent.
Could Facebook Get Sued By 700,000 Lab Rats?
June 30 2014 7:07 PM EDT
Some users feel violated after learning they were part of a secret study, but a legal challenge would be tricky.
'Limited' Hobby Lobby Ruling May Have Broad Consequences
June 30 2014 3:19 PM EDT
The government is likely to subsidize contraceptives, but Justice Ginsberg predicts a wave of religious freedom claims.
Rise in Fireworks-Related Injuries Nothing To Celebrate
June 27 2014 3:59 PM EDT
Despite the worrisome statistics, illegal displays are often touted as tradition.
What’s The Deal With World Cup Fever?
June 26 2014 12:17 PM EDT
Americans are watching the World Cup in record numbers. Here’s why.
Merger Critic Blasts AT&T’s ‘Spotty’ Record At Antitrust Hearing
June 24 2014 5:48 PM EDT
CEOs for AT&T and DirecTV made their case to antitrust policymakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday.