How Ellis Island shepherded millions of immigrants into America
Popular destination the Faroe Islands closing for maintenance
Venice is underwater — and a preview of what climate change will bring to coastal cities
130 guns, 39 lbs of meth and 20 lbs of pot: Agents arrest two dozen suspects in massive bust -- Yipe!
Lyft scooters leaving Atlanta, five other cities in U.S.
They're making paper out of stone and saving lots of trees
After Deadspin -- With the media industry in decline, we can only expect more of the same from the chuckleheads in the corporate class.
I'm A Queer Woman Dating A Trans Man & No One Knows -- Does it matter? Should it matter?
A post office worker was given three life sentences for raping and murdering a student. Now South African women are saying enough
Algeria’s forgotten protesters -- Algerians have been protesting since February. Here’s why you haven’t heard much about them.
College student seeks to have racist slur charge erased
Little Rock teachers strike over state’s control of district
2 officials, teacher charged in autistic student’s death
How Whole Foods, yoga, and NPR became the hallmarks of the modern elite -- Elizabeth Currid-Halkett explains why today’s rich are far less materialistic, but a far greater threat to equality.
Attitudes about charity -- A comic on who you extend empathy to and how that affects your worldview.
Santa Clarita shooting: Unregistered guns found in home of Saugus suspect; motive a mystery
AP sources: Jail guards at time of Epstein death reject deal
Court rules against warrantless searches of phones, laptops
Hello Pot Economy Taxes! -- Support for marijuana legalization is at an all-time high -- <snerk> Two-thirds of Americans support marijuana legalization, according to two recent polls.
A week after CEO Reed Hastings said Netflix was in the entertainment business, not the “truth to power business,” another exec takes a stab at it. Tldr: It’s still going to get censored. -- Netflix says it speaks truth to power, after all -- Pick a lane, Reed.
Where the 1960s “psychedelic” look came from -- The hippie aesthetic owes a lot to Art Nouveau.
Oil tankers ‘go dark’ off Venezuela to evade US sanctions
Nike’s breakup with Amazon is a lose-lose situation for everyone, including you -- Soon, when you buy Nike stuff on Amazon, it will no longer come directly from Nike.
A libertarian group is suing California for allegedly discriminating against men -- A new state law requires all public companies to have at least one woman on their board. -- "Men have staked out 99.9% of all board seats, and we're here to keep it that way." -- Libertarian Asshatery run amok.
America’s wilderness is for sale -- We need more copper. Is it worth destroying the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness? Wikipedia: Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
Nation’s largest utility in long-term deals to sell power
A bait-and-switch scam ran unchecked on Airbnb. Here’s how it worked. -- On this episode of Reset, hear how one woman found herself in the middle of it, and how to protect yourself.
How Google Interferes With Its Search Algorithms and Changes Your Results -- And Bing, Yahoo, Firefox and all the other search engines do exactly the same thing, by altering your queries toward sponsored content. <snore> Welcome to 1996, WSJ.
Taylor Swift Rep Hits Back at Big Machine, Claims She's Actually Owed $7.9 Million in Unpaid Royalties -- Best cat fight ever. Guess who's lying?
Latin Grammys 2019: Rosalía makes history, Bad Bunny addresses reggaeton snubs