Supreme Court Puts Same-Sex Marriage in Virginia on Hold
The Latest on Ferguson: Police Release Video of Kajieme Powell Shooting, Holder Visits
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On the streets of Missouri, it’s not just the First Amendment that’s being violated.
Secret Operation to Try to Rescue James Foley and Others Took Place Earlier This Summer
Obama’s Next Move
The president just described ISIS as a threat to civilization. Now he must back up those words with action.
The Strangely Modern Production Values of ISIS’ Propaganda Videos
Liberian Ebola Quarantine Results in Violent Clashes
Smart Policing Takes Good Training, Not Just Diversity
Dude, on the Set of the Big Lebowski
The Gist learns the story behind the making of the Dude.
Woo Hoo! The Simpsons Marathon Will Include Scenes That Were Cut in Syndication
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Marvel Really Screwed Up With Its “Sexy” New Spider-Woman Cover
Stream Four Great New Songs From Ariana Grande
Is It Acceptable to Scold One’s Friends’ Kids?
When and how to correct other people’s children.
Bank of America Is Handing Over a Record Sum to the Justice Department, and Investors Don’t Care
How Photojournalists Change War Zones
The work of Chris Hondros, killed in Libya in 2011, shows the profession at its most indispensable.
Action Bronson’s Wonderfully Ridiculous New Music Video Is One of the Best of the Year
Will Marriage Equality Bring Armagayddon to Ireland?
The Silent Trauma of War Correspondents
Photojournalists and reporters aren’t getting the help they need for PTSD.
Facebook, Satire, and Why People Fall for Fake News
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Sports Illustrated Tells Us to Remember Mo’Ne Davis’ Name. How Long Until They Forget?
Ferguson Officer Pointing Gun at Man With Camera: "I Will Kill You" (Video)
Ferguson Highway Patrol Captain Flashes Frat Greeting, Gets Called a Gang Member
Starbucks and McDonald’s Raise the Heat on the Coffee Wars
The First Gay Space on the Internet
It was called soc.motss, and it anticipated how we use social networks today.
If You Think You’re Too Jaded to Be Shocked by This New Movie, You’re Wrong
A Tipping Point for Elephants
Poachers have slaughtered 100,000 in just three years.
Contraception Is Saving the U.S. Billions of Dollars on Teen Pregnancy
NFL Referee Avoided Washington Games for Seven Seasons Because of Nickname
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South Carolina: Where Men Murder Women and Legislators Don’t Care
Why Do Gay Men Like Musical Theater? (Video.)
It’s Time for Climate Change “Alarmists” to Embrace the Name
Nicki Minaj’s New Video Is a Celebration of Her Butt
Two Years on Mars
The Clever Photographic Trick That Makes a Family’s Everyday Life Seem Magical
How an Executive Order on Immigration Could Help Startups
Israeli Attack Kills Wife and Child of Hamas’ Military Commander
With the Unrest in Ferguson, Masters of Sex Has Become Surprisingly Topical
Why Ikea Is Making a Deal With Its No. 1 Hacker
Ebola Is Not God’s Wrath
Religious leaders are perpetuating dangerous, dehumanizing beliefs about sin and disease.