Former Ald. Bernard Stone, who represented Chicago's 50th Ward for nearly four decades, has died at the age of 87, according to his family.
Rolling Stone publisher Jann Wenner released this statement today regarding Sabrina Rubin Erdely's now-discredited story about an alleged gang rape at UVa: "We have asked the Columbia Journalism School to conduct an independent review of the editorial process that led to the publication of this story." Read more...
Architects hoping their creations will be described as ‘gems’ could take the literal route and design faceted structures that call to mind...
The colorful former 50th Ward alderman served nearly 40 years in City Council. [ more › ]
A stone artifact (apparently part of a crucible) containing traces of molten metal has been found in arctic Canada.Dr Sutherland and her colleagues from the Geological Survey of Canada-Ottawa and Peter H. Thompson Geological Consulting...Show More Summary
In 2014, the "Tonight Show" taught us that Daniel Radcliffe is a rap god and Kevin Hart hates roller coasters
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone’s image-based social app Super has just received an update on iOS and Android, making it easier to share your random thoughts with the world. The latest version allows users to cross-post to Tumblr,Twitter and Instagram (with Facebook support coming soon). Show More Summary
Although a legend in the WWE, Hulk Hogan has been struggling to convince Vince McMahon and Triple that he can have a final match in the ring. So instead of getting permission, the Hulkster has been trying to rile “Stone Cold” Steve Austin...Show More Summary
Petre Ifan is a haunting burial stack that stands in a verdant Welsh field as one of the most complete and dramatic stone dolmens still found anywhere on the planet. The site consists of seven giant stones that were placed on the site as far back as 3500 BCE by the ancient peoples of the area. Show More Summary
On December 20, Madonna dropped six unreleased tracks as part of her Rebel Heart promotion after having demos leaked from the upcoming March, 2015 album. Madonna told Rolling Stone that many of those songs were unfinished demos, but it prompted her to pre-release the six tracks that were the most finished on December 20. Show More Summary
Slovenia-based artist Miha Brinovec creates precariously balanced stone sculptures in rivers and streams by painstakingly stacking stones by hand. According to Brinovec, the process of stacking stones is his favorite form of meditation, and he recommends everyone try it out. Show More Summary
On Friday night Darlene Love closed out a three-decade run of performing her holiday classic on The Late Show. Via Rolling Stone: The tradition began in 1986 when Love first performed "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" on Letterman's...Show More Summary
"The next year, he may have arranged for Hells Angels to provide what turned out to be grossly inadequate security at the Altamont Speedway Free Festival, where a man was stabbed to death as the Rolling Stones played."Just 2 of manyShow More Summary
Human beings have been paying attention to the ebb and flow of daylight for a very, very long time. Stonehenge, that iconic circle of stone slabs in Great Britain, was built sometime between 3000 BCE and 2000 BCE. Its central...
JOURNALISM: Read All The E-mails Between UVA and Rolling Stone. Plus: 5 Shocking Facts Revealed By E-mails Between UVA And Rolling Stone.
(Scott Johnson) Way back when in the vinyl era, Rolling Stone gave the album A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector (1963) five stars in its rock and roll album guides and singled out Darlene Love’s “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” as one of the highlights. Show More Summary
This week marked two new developments in the fallout from Rolling Stone's report about a rape case at the University of Virginia: emails released show UVA wrote Rolling Stone a week before the report ran, expressing concern about a "false" claim by their reporter, and UVA publicly speaking out and decrying the media coverage devoted to them.
A Pennsylvania man is in trouble after falsely reporting to police that he was attacked on Monday by fugitive mass murderer Bradley Stone. According to the New York Daily News, Luke Sanderlin, 34, was arrested on Friday once police determined that he had falsified his report to police in order to...
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Via Rolling Stone: Madonna hadn't planned on releasing her 13th album, Rebel Heart, until spring 2015. But leakers had other plans for the Queen of Pop's follow-up to 2012's MDNA, unleashing early mixes of 13 tracks onto the Internet this week. Show More Summary