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Benoît Hamon tops poll in first round of French Socialist primary race

Leftwing outsider to face pro-business rightwinger Manuel Valls in final vote to pick party’s presidential candidate Benoît Hamon, the staunchly leftwing outsider who wants to introduce a universal basic income, legalise cannabis and...Show More Summary

Women on the march at Paul Smith's Paris menswear show

Designer is following the trend for unisex catwalk shows 23 years after he started designing for women Women on the march was the story of the weekend. And so it was with perfect timing that 23 years after he diversified into designing...Show More Summary

Photos: Soothe Your Soul With The Sound Of Himalayan Winds At The Rubin Museum

It's safe to say the future will be a little more stressful, now that an IRL comic book villain has sole access to our nuclear codes. And though now is certainly ripe for action, it's also a good time to practice self-care and chill the fuck out, lest you die of an aneurysm before the midterms. Show More Summary

The Burger/Burrito Mashup Has Landed In Park Slope

Hold on to your waistbands: Burgrito's, the Long Island transplant making a burger/burrito mashup, has opened in Park Slope. There's nowhere to run, people. The Burgrito will find you. [ more › ]

Photos: The Best Signs At The Women's March On NYC

There's a lot to hate and a lot to fear about what's going to happen in the next four years of our alternative facts reality! But yesterday at least, when 400,000 people came out to Manhattan to register their disapproval with the current government, there was a lot to revel in. Show More Summary

Police Arrest Brooklyn Man In Case Of Body Parts Found In Bronx Trash Facility

Just under a week after employees at a Bronx waste transfer station discovered a female leg and torso, police announced they've arrested a man and charged him with concealment of a human corpse. [ more › ]

Photos: Women's March On NYC Draws Over 400,000 People To Midtown

Blowing past the estimates originally expected by organizers, the Women's March on NYC drew more than 400,000 people to Midtown Manhattan in a show of solidarity for women's rights and against Donald Trump's political agenda. [ more...

Second arrest in Vienna terrorist bomb plot

German police said Sunday they have arrested a man accused of having ties to a suspected Islamic extremist captured in Austria and thought to have been plotting an attack.

PM Update: Showers continue overnight. Heavy rain and strong winds for Monday morning.

Monday morning will feature a good dose of heavy rain with strong winds that could gust to 40 mph.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan borrows from the Democrats’ agenda

Popular Republican embraces paid sick leave and a tuition cap as he eyes a second term in the deeply blue state.

How a small high school learned to challenge every student

It began with naming an International Baccalaureate coordinator who had never taught an IB class.

Strong Style: Thy WrestleKingdom come!

Welcome once again to another week of Strong Style, Japanator's look at New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS TV. This week we are once again back at the Tokyo Dome and WrestleKingdom 11. AXS is doing a special early presentation of the big...Show More Summary

Review: Diary of a Tokyo Teen

To be completely blunt, I didn't expect much going into Christine Mari Inzer's Diary of a Tokyo Teen. When I was approached for a review of the book, I accepted because I really dug the art and figured it'd be a nice, light little read that I could fit into my schedule. Show More Summary

Edwin Pope, longtime Miami Herald sports columnist, dies at 88

Mr. Pope began his sportswriting career at 11 and is in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Russia takes power-broking role in talks between Syrian factions

Two days of discussions in Kazakhstan bring Syria’s rebels face to face with representatives of Bashar al-Assad’s government Russia is to take the role of Middle East power broker on Monday when it seeks to strengthen the Syrian ceasefire...Show More Summary

"That Mail Box Is Full"

"I'm sorry but that mail box is full." That's what you get when you call the Washington DC line of U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO), even though a recorded voice, apparently Gardner's, tells you, "Please leave a message." Gardner's voicemail box has been full for days as citizens have focused on stopping the lawmaker from voting to repeal Obamacare. Show More Summary

Deadly tornadoes strike South, 'high risk' for more as freak storm approaches East Coast

Destructive thunderstorms are predicted in the Southeast while the Northeast braces for heavy rain and strong winds.

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