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Nation Mar 05What’s the weather like in your neighborhood?
The East Coast and South were slammed by snow, sleet and rain today. We asked people on social media what the weather looked like in their neck of the woods. Here are some of those photos they shared:…
Nation Mar 05What Pew’s study on local news intake reveals about broadband accessibility
Pew found that the way in which people retrieved local news varied, particularly when it came to how they used the Internet.
World Mar 0311 historic and pop culture references Netanyahu made to Congress
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wove religious, historical and popular culture anecdotes throughout his address to Congress today. Here are 11 of those references that kept our ears perked.
World Mar 02Islamic State threatens Twitter employees and founder Jack Dorsey
The Islamic State group is encouraging supporters to kill Twitter founder Jack Dorsey, and any employee of the social network, in retaliation for blocking the group’s Twitter accounts.
Nation Mar 02Fatal shooting of homeless man by LAPD puts department under scrutiny
A homeless man on Los Angeles’s Skid Row was killed Sunday after an LAPD police officer shot him. A graphic video surfaced on witness Anthony Blackburn’s Facebook page shortly after the shooting death.
Arts Feb 23#AskHerMore asks us to rethink awards show conversation on women
#AskHerMore demands reporters to ask better questions of women.
Nation Feb 19Oliver Sacks teaches us what it’s like to be ‘face to face with dying’
In an op-ed penned for the New York Times, 81-year-old Oliver Sacks revealed today that he has terminal cancer.
Nation Feb 18Photos: Dogs being dogs at the Westminster Dog Show
For those who made it to the creme de la creme of canine competitions, the pressure began immediately. Here’s what happened to those dogs before, during and after Miss P, a beagle whose full name is Ch Tashtins Lookin for…
Arts Feb 16Every reference Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon made during SNL’s 40th anniversary opening ditty
During SNL 40th anniversary special on Sunday, Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon highlighted many of those witty one-liners and favorite characters during a musical cold open. We rounded them up.
Arts Feb 11‘House of Cards’ Season 3 leaked early, then immediately pulled
For a few minutes today, all of "House of Cards" season three was available on Netflix -- two weeks before its scheduled release.