Would you feel safer if Buffy was patrolling your neighbourhood instead of the police? Andrew Lamb says, why not? Lamb recently rejiggered over 70 Neighborhood Watch signs to feature 1980s and 1990s icons from morning cartoons, cult shows, and comic books. Show More Summary
Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman told cops that he was working as a security guard for a Florida motorcycle and gun shop — but the store’s manager quickly shot down the claim.
George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who was acquitted in the high-profile killing of teenager Trayvon Martin, is now working as a security officer in a guns and motorcycles store in Florida, according to a local police report. After...Show More Summary
An unmanned Delta 4 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Monday with a pair of U.S. military satellites designed to keep watch on other countries’ spacecraft. The 206-foot (63-meter) tall rocket, built by United Launch Alliance, a partnership of Lockheed Martin and Boeing, lifted off at 7:28 p.m. Show More Summary
Boy envy hit me pretty early on in Richard Linklater’s Boyhood. It was during a throwaway moment between the main character, Mason, and his sister, Samantha, as they walk around their suburban Texas neighborhood. Mason is on his bike, flanked by two friends, while Samantha trails quietly behind on foot,... More »
Israel's only strategy is to destroy one neighborhood after another in Gaza to root out Hamas tunnels. As the world watches the carnage, it is clear that Hamas has outstrategized Israel, adopting a Hezbollah-style entrenchment
[image position="half left" id="537220"] On May 11 of this year, a man in the Worli neighborhood of south Mumbai reportedly stepped out onto the balcony of his 21st story high-rise apartment, and watched as a drone swooped from the sky to deposit a 13-inch margherita pizza at his feet. Show More Summary
[Watch Video]Artists and citizens in North Austin collaborate to paint fences with the phrase “beauty will save the world” in various languages, reflecting the 30 languages spoken in the neighborhood. KLRU, Austin public television, went to North Lamar Boulevard to check out this effort to beautify the area and help build community spirit. Show More Summary
Here's a compelling short film that follows Bill Meier, a 52-year-old bike messenger for Brooklyn's Best Pizza. In the 10-minute documentary, Bill recounts some harrowing tales — getting jumped by neighborhood kids and bike accidents that led to the...
“They see enough of the bad stuff that goes in the neighborhoods just like we do, and we need to get their mind off of that.”
Tom Blake, like thousands of his neighbors in this coastal town, is used to living alongside the oil industry. Tank farms cluster in neighborhoods, by the park where families watch the movie "Frozen" on a summer night, next to schools and senior citizens apartment buildings. As a child,...
Watch a teaser to Common’s upcoming Jerome D-directed music video. Nobody’s Smiling arrives July 22. Previously: Common ft. Lil Herb & Cocaine 80?s – The Neighborhood
Even the ritziest and most overpriced of Shanghai neighborhoods may not be safe from the stain of gutter oil. Watch this footage of workers allegedly dredging swill from a gutter in a Tianzifang alleyway. [ more › ]
Some Ku Klux Klan members - or maybe the organization's interns - have been leaving fliers in intown neighborhoods promoting the tech startup hate group's views and neighborhood watch (!). Great market research, KKK.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
By Eva Galperin and Nadia Kayyali via EFF Imagine that you watched a police officer in your neighborhood stop ten completely ordinary people every day just to take a look inside their…
The Minuteman Project, the "citizens' Neighborhood Watch on our border," began recruiting volunteers on Monday morning for "Operation Normandy," a new citizen effort to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border. Jim Gilchrist, co-founder and president...Show More Summary
Think the NSA knows a lot about you? Maybe they do, but so does your friendly neighborhood garbagemen. Whenever people throw out severed human limbs, priceless watches, or live puppies the trashmen know about it. And now they're talking.
John Feehery: In three recent days, 16 Americans were killed and more than 60 wounded in Chicago. This violence is happening on President Obama’s watch in his old neighborhood. Why doesn’t he say anything about it?
Jewish and Muslim parents here kept their children indoors Monday, as anxious residents formed neighborhood watch groups and monitored social media, alert for revenge attacks following the recent abductions and killings of three Israelis and a Palestinian, all teenagers. Show More Summary