A study by the World Bank reveals 9 of the top 15 cities with the fastest internet in the world are in Romania. But many Romanians still don't even own computers.
Multiple people were stabbed Sunday near the Capitol in Sacramento in a reported clash between neo-Nazis and counter protesters.
The great thing about chain emails, as opposed to infections, is that we, and our friends, aren’t just passive and involuntary vectors.
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Forget about the fact that the glass could crack at any moment (and we really hope that doesn't happen) and just think about how quickly a human can slide down a slick track made entirely of perfectly smooth glass. Yeah. This thing is a lawsuit waiting to happen.
Recent photography grad Johnny Griffiths set out to change perceptions of the disease when he found out that Hannah, his girlfriend, had been diagnosed with stage-four Hodgkins Lymphoma.
The best indicator that a city's government will levy excessive fines? If a large proportion of the city's citizens are black.
Meet professional stunt driver Terry Grant. He's really good at doing crazy stuff with cars. And on a related note, it seems like he might have found the smoothest way possible to put his number in a girl's phone.
"Lemonade" ruled pretty much everything after it aired on HBO in late April. Mostly because it seemed to indicate that Jay-Z had fucked around on Beyoncé. But at least some of its appeal had to do with its format — the video album, the likes of which hadn’t been seen since the late 1980s.
Long before he attained vast wealth and far-reaching fame, Donald J. Trump left an indelible impression in the prosperous Queens neighborhood where he evolved from a mischievous, incorrigible boy into a swaggering young man.
It all starts will Mel Brooks. And it all ends with making a children's animated movie feel like a broadway experience. Oh, and then it actually all ends with Disney making hundreds of millions of dollars. Yeah. It ends there.
Deep in the bowels of London you can find a vast network of subterranean rivers, the largest of which is the River Fleet. Today, the Fleet’s waters are fed by a vast labyrinth of tunnels carrying the bulk of the city’s sewage.
You can wear Connor Franta, drink Franta, read Franta, and you can listen to Franta-approved music. Oh, and you can also watch Franta, the 23-year-old YouTube mogul who’s made big business from being himself.
If the video itself wasn't enough to convince you, here's an additional comment from the guy who uploaded it: "This stuff wreaks horribly when absorbed in soil." So really, think again.
Cardigan sweaters are the workhorses of the apparel family: so ubiquitous it’s easy to forget that they didn’t always exist. But the cardigan comes with a vivid — and fierce — historical provenance.
Believe it or not, we use more of this natural resource than any other except water and air. Sand is the thing modern cities are made of. Sand is the essential ingredient that makes modern life possible. And we are starting to run out.
No, that first thing that came out was not an egg. You're gonna need some eye bleach after this one.
Our willingness to pay feels counterintuitive on a device so frequently characterized by distraction, but players cannot stop paying to network with Kim Kardashian, or manage their Clash of Clans village, or organize gummies in Candy Crush Saga.
The Office of Financial Research is meant to be the early-warning system for the next financial crisis. Is it doing its job?
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Trailing Poland by 1 with ten minutes remaining in their Euro 2016 round of 16 match, Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri took advantage of a deflected ball and scored a stunner from 18 yards.
William Henry Ellis was born into slavery on a Texas cotton plantation but reinvented himself completely and successfully as a Mexican millionaire.
Has this dude seen what they can do to watermelon??
Parents who homeschool their children are not required to follow any curricula, which can make lesson plans for sex ed particularly fraught. Girls raised in fundamentalist Christian homes are especially vulnerable, often taught to consider their bodies as their greatest vulnerability and their only asset.
It seems that the issue people have with the new "Top Gear" is that the show has retained the old name and much of its format while a new cast of characters has taken the baton from the original trio.
"How long could a Trump campaign actually last," they asked, laughing. Little did they know what they had actually wrought.
What does it take to make your pet Internet famous? We took a look at the world of Instagram product endorsements to find out.
Drake's current album, "Views," is in its seventh week at No. 1 on Billboard's album chart, the Billboard 200. But "Views" has only been the best-selling album in America for the first two of those seven weeks.
Rick Mendoza, a veteran paparazzo based in Los Angeles, carries 50 pounds of gear in a backpack. Expect start-up costs of at least $8,000.
Our quest for thinness is actually making us far less healthy — even killing us — and not for the reasons you’d think.
This poor guy was just trying to insulate the walls of his house when Rambro the Ram charged in and started pounding on the fiber like there's no tomorrow. Lesson: avoid angry rams at all costs.
Christy Sheats routinely praised her daughters on her Facebook profile. She also posted messages in support of the Second Amendment.
An angry minority of far-right Swedes have lashed out against the government’s open-door policy. At least 64 active or planned refugee centers and housing facilities were set on fire from June 2015 to April 2016, according to The Local Sweden.
Sometimes all we need is a cute animation to remind ourselves that we get get over our own fears.
Phil Locke was in his mid-30s when he opened his first store, which he called Cash Now, in a small strip mall across the street from a massive Delphi plant in Flint.
The Dutch concept of "night mayor" — a city official to represent nightlife — is spreading. Can it catch on in America?
While there’s no shame in wanting things to go smoothly, there is shame in bombing a speech.
Since the 2008 financial crisis, private equity firms have increasingly taken over public services like emergency care and firefighting, often with dire effects.
AI software depends on data sets, and data sets have to be created by computer scientists. What happens when most of those researchers are men?
When the 42-inch sander wasn't enough, Matthias Wandel comes back with an even bigger one.