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‘You Can’t Do That!’ Stewart Tears Into Secret Service for Security Blunders

3 hours agoNews : Mediaite

Jon Stewart really went after the Secret Service Wednesday night for a series of security blunders, including the craziness of the White House fence-jumping incident.

Woman Sues Sperm Bank for Mistakenly Giving Her a Black Donor

3 hours agoNews : Mediaite

An Ohio woman who went to a sperm bank so she and her lesbian partner could have a baby is now suing the sperm bank because they mixed up the donor vials and gave them the sperm of a black man.

Donald Sterling with familiar face when wife calls cops

3 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Shelly Sterling reported burglary at Beverly Hills home of former Los Angeles Clippers owner

Amtrak Helps Writers Fulfill Their Dreams With Residency Program

Traveling across the country in a train sounds like the most romantic way to work as a writer. And Amtrak is making this lifestyle possible for 24 lucky writers, who are the first winners of the company’s new residency program. ThisShow More Summary

ISIS Has A Dating Site? No Joke As Missing 15-Year-Old Seduced On ‘Jihadi Matchmaker’

ISIS has set itself apart from other Islamic terrorist groups by the sophistication of its online and social media propaganda efforts which have helped lure hundreds, perhaps thousands of impressionable young people from countries around the world to Syria, to join the fanatical so-called Islamic State. Show More Summary

World Bank workers question bonuses for senior officials during cost-cutting drive

4 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The World Bank has given bonuses to senior officials as it pursues a cost-cutting restructuring, raising employees’ concerns about management demands on them for belt-tightening, documents seen by AFP showed Wednesday. “We question the timing of such payments given the sacrifices the...

Trayvon Martin Would Still Be Alive If He Had Been White, Claims Producer Beth Marshall

The shooting of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman has long evoked a debate over racism and whether or not racial profiling was a factor in the case. Florida producer Beth Marshall recently created a a series of short plays that paid...Show More Summary

Mexico captures most-wanted 'drug-cartel kingpin'

4 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Mexico City (AFP) - Mexican soldiers have captured Hector Beltran Leyva, one of the country's most-wanted men and a suspected drug-cartel kingpin who had a bounty of more than $7 million on his head, prosecutors said.

Virgin’s Richard Branson, ‘Young Turks’ slam ‘war on drugs’ in new documentary

4 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

British billionaire Richard Branson, Young Turks hosts Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur, and rapper Snoop Lion appear in a new documentary criticizing the “war on drugs” strategy as a failure for the U.S. Branson argued in an online post on Wednesday that the film, The Culture High,...

Glenn Beck Worries al-Qaeda Might Use Ebola as Weapon Against the U.S.

4 hours agoNews : Mediaite

On his radio show today, Glenn Beck expressed concerns that al-Qaeda could use ebola as a weapon against Americans, just as the country is starting to freak out over the potential spread of the disease.

Netanyahu, Obama are old allies navigating new challenges

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu briefly met today, renewing their famously frosty, and occasionally tendentious relationship after a seven-month hiatus. The leaders spoke to reporters and listed a...Show More Summary

Texas Ebola Patient Identified With Second Possible Ebola Patient Being Monitored

Dallas County’s health department said that a possible second Ebola patient who was in close contact with the first patient is now being monitored in the hospital. The first patient has also been identified as Thomas Eric Duncan who was traveling from Liberia. Show More Summary

Is Hong Kong Running Out of Room?

40 million mainlanders flooded in last year, a number that's fast rising. But everyone is talking about pee.

No, Conservatives, Rosie O’Donnell Did Not Tie Racism to the ‘Latte Salute’

4 hours agoNews : Mediaite

This puts me in the delicate position of standing at Rosie O’Donnell‘s side, a truly toxic place for anyone (even on the days O’Donnell decides to wear shoes). But this has to be done.

Flight 370: Cameras Prepare To Search Seabed For Missing Boeing 777

The hunt for flight 370 is still very much on. Despite a break in the action, ships are set to head out to the vast area of the Indian Ocean beginning on Sunday, towing with them some underwater cameras that will search the seabed for wreckage. Show More Summary

Bra Camera Video Proves Guys Really, Really Care About Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The bra camera either proves one of two things. Either guys are really, really concerned about breast cancer awareness month and they’re letting their eyes do the talking, or they are simply staring at the ladies way more than they should. Show More Summary

Researchers: Climate change made 35,000 walruses beach themselves in Alaska

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

At least 35,000 walruses have beached themselves on a remote Alaskan coastline in a phenomenon blamed on the melting of arctic ice due to climate change, experts said on Wednesday. Initially there had been only 1,500 of the tusked pinnipeds counted on one beach, but in recent days that number has...

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