- Racist Song 'Asian Girlz' Creates Uproar
August 01 2013 9:03 PM
A song by the alternative-rock band Day Above Ground called "Asian Girlz" has created an uproar online as listeners have decried its lyrics for being racist.
- Explicit Anthony Weiner Photos Hit Web
August 01 2013 8:24 PM
Highly NSFW pictures of Weiner's genitals sent to Sydney Leathers were released online.
- Gay Athletes And Tourists Will Face Arrest At Sochi Olympics: Russian Lawmaker
July 31 2013 4:07 PM
Gay and "pro-gay" athletes and tourists attending the Sochi Winter Olympic Games next year will face arrest under Russia's new "gay propaganda" laws, according to a Russian lawmaker.
- Can Anthony Weiner’s Campaign Keep It Up?
July 29 2013 12:47 PM
The question on everyone's mind regarding the New York mayoral race is whether or not Anthony Weiner will be able to continue his candidacy, and if he stays in it, can he actually win?
- Inside SERCO, The Company With A Hand In (Nearly) Everything
July 29 2013 6:08 AM
Serco is a corporation that provides services to everyone from Queen Elizabeth II to the U.S. government.
- East Baton Rouge Authorities Respond To Gay Arrests Firestorm
July 28 2013 11:17 PM
Authorities issued a statement Sunday as a firestorm raged over a dozen arrests of gay people at a Baton Rouge park on charges of violating the state's sodomy law, which was ruled unconstitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court a decade ago.
- Pro-Morsi Demonstrators Stand Firm In Egypt
July 28 2013 3:35 PM
Supporters of the ousted leader say they will continue to demonstrate even after 70 were killed in raids Saturday.
- Greenwald Butts Heads With Chambliss Over NSA Surveillance
July 28 2013 12:33 PM
Glenn Greenwald warns that low-level NSA employees can look at anyone's emails, phone calls and messages.
- Congress At All-Time Low; Obama Lowest Since 2011: Poll
July 26 2013 10:52 AM
"There is a palpable unhappiness with Washington," one pollster said.
- Study: 'Atheism Will Replace Religion' By 2014
July 24 2013 6:03 PM
A new study by author Nigel Barber claims that atheism will come to replace religion by 2041.
- Massive Mirrors To Illuminate Norwegian Town
July 23 2013 4:03 PM
A Norwegian town shrouded in darkness for five months every year has installed massive mirrors to reflect the sun and illuminate its town square.
President Barack Obama and NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly’s surprising courtship has led to a great deal of excited Beltway chatter over the past few days, but it should be seen for what it is: scary and strange.
Obama fawned over New York’s top cop last week, going so far as to float his name and the title of Department of Homeland Security Secretary in the same sentence.
“Mr. Kelly might be very happy where he is, but if he's not I'd want to know about it, because obviously he'd be very well qualified for the job,” Obama told Univision’s New York affiliate last week, adding that Kelly has done an “extraordinary job” as NYPD commissioner, Politico reported.
- Snowden Seeks Temporary Asylum In Russia
July 22 2013 7:53 PM
The NSA leaker's asylum application could take months, but the Russians may let him out of the airport while he waits.
- Tokyo: The Ancient City From The Future [PHOTOS]
July 19 2013 9:14 PM
The intertwining of the frenetic and the serene is one of the enduring features of modern Tokyo.
- Surprise! You Can Do Tokyo On The Cheap
July 15 2013 10:13 AM
Tokyo, long known as a super-expensive metropolis, has become accessible thanks in large part to the policies of new Prime Minister Shinzō Abe.
- Arrests Made At NYC Trayvon Martin March [PHOTOS]
July 15 2013 1:33 AM
NYPD officers made a number of arrests as protesters marched through the streets of New York City Sunday night.
- Hundreds Rally In New York For Trayvon Martin [PHOTOS]
July 14 2013 6:39 PM
Hundreds rallied Sunday in the wake of George Zimmerman’s acquittal on charges associated with killing of Trayvon Martin.
- Stopped And Frisked In A Distant Land
July 02 2013 4:37 PM
I had to travel to Tokyo to find out what it's like to be stopped and frisked because of the color of one's skin.
- Branding Of Global Dissent With An Anonymous Mask
June 21 2013 9:22 PM
Protest movements such as Anonymous and Occupy Wall Street have undergone "branding" reminiscent of the best marketing.
- Anti-Democrat Bias Found In Cincinnati IRS Office [EXCLUSIVE]
June 21 2013 12:01 PM
Emails obtained by IBTimes reveal that an employee group at Cincinnati’s beleaguered IRS field office likely violated federal laws.