Russians murdered a man on British soil by torturing and burning him in his car, Ukrainian rebels have claimed. Mikus Alps, 33, was reported missing from his home in Guernsey last week. A shotgun and human remains were subsequently found in the Latvian’s burnt out car on the island’s south coast. Show More Summary
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted decades later in the "Mississippi Burning" slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at the age of 92, the state's corrections department announced.
Liverpool after Philippe Coutinho Is that 142 million pounds starting to burn a hole in Liverpool’s pocket? The topic of Philippe Coutinho’s Liverpool replacement is again on the agenda in the Sunday Times. Liverpool return to action on Sunday when they take on Man City in the Premier League at Anfield. Ever since Coutinho joined […]
Mississippi's corrections department says Edgar Ray Killen, a former Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted in the 1964 'Mississippi Burning' slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in … Click to Continue »
An armed man who was fatally shot by seven Tacoma police officers outside a burning house Sunday has been identified. The News Tribune reports the man killed was 27-year-old Michael … Click to Continue »
Photographer and 21-year playa veteran Phillippe Glade saved me about a grand for a ticket (plus expenses and brain damage) with this beautiful, cloth-covered photo book surveying the domestic and communal architecture of the annualShow More Summary
A black man says he’s been targeted by violence and vandalism since moving to his central Arkansas home. Fire destroyed Kevyn Fowler’s garage last month, and he found the words “move ngger” spray-painted on what was left of the door, reported KARK-TV. “This would be...
A protester arrested during a flag burning at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland has sued city officials, police officers and the voice of a conspiracy-minded media outlet claiming false … Click to Continue »
A simple walk to the car turned into a slow-motion crash and burn as this guy slipped down a sheet of ice covering his driveway.
A Syrian refugee in Lebanon set himself on fire Wednesday outside a UN office in desperation at aid getting cut off to his family, suffering serious burns. Refugee agency UNHCR and the World Food Programme told AFP that the man -- named...Show More Summary
We may be the throes of winter—and a good portion of the country even thawing out from a bomb cyclone snow storm—but believe it or not the gear-up to festival season is officially upon us. Yep, the lineup for Coachella 2018 was just announced last week and Burning Man has unveiled the latest design for the festival's signature temple. READ MORE »
Burning Man is not only for VCs and Rosario Dawson. It also attracts people who spend the year looking forward to doing drugs while covered in dirt. It’s a place completely at odds with comedian Natasha Leggero and, especially, the version of Natasha Leggero she performs onstage. But after marrying ... More »
Spiders: One, Humans: Zero.
Also: A fire is still burning on an oil tanker off China; President Trump will discuss immigration with senators today; and a man who's stolen buses and trains will receive mental health treatment.
A massive spiraling temple of timber is set to rise in the middle of a Nevada desert for Burning Man 2018. Designed by London-based French architect Arthur Mamou-Mani of Mamou-Mani Architects, the winning 2018 Burning Man Temple design is titled Galaxia as a nod to the cosmos from which the structure takes inspiration. Show More Summary
French architect Arthur Mamou-Mani, of award-winning London-based firm Mamou-Mani Architects, recently designed by a spiraling wooden pavilion structure and it’s been officially selected as the main temple to be built at Burning Man’s festival this year in Nevada. Dubbed as “Galaxia,” referencing the fictional planet Gaia from the 1980s sci-fi book series, the temple will […]
From VC firms to Burning Man, tech companies love using the word “sherpa” — even if they have no idea what it means. Silicon Valley is no stranger to cultural appropriation. In the tech industry, there are official job titles that use the words “guru,” “ninja,” “samurai,” and now, Sherpa. Show More Summary
Slept early, woke early, burned the oatmeal, had better results the 2nd time around, built 2 fires even though I hadn't planned to, watched the sunrise with Soul-o because the man is sleeping in (nothing new). This is an old...
Fer fuck’s sake: The call to the police sounded dire: a violent dispute at a house in Wichita, Kan., a person shot to death, an armed man holding hostages and threatening to burn the place down. Officers raced to the scene and surrounded the house. A man emerged and the police commanded him to put […]
Outgoing Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has commuted the death sentence of a man convicted of raping and killing his 73-year-old mother-in-law. The decision announced Friday means William Joseph Burns will … Click to Continue »