Walmart is making moves into drones

Walmart's booming delivery network is offered in over 3,000 stores across the US and reaches over 70% of the country's population.

Just How Much Bigger Will Your 2022 Social Security Check Be?

You're getting a benefits bump, but you may be surprised to find it isn't as big as expected.

The UK's Omicron warning for America

Data: UK Health Security Agency; Chart: Axios VisualsCoronavirus cases are surging in London as the Omicron variant has officially replaced Delta — a sign of what's likely just around the corner...

The Deals of the Year

DealBook recaps the most memorable moments of a record-breaking year in deal making.

Qatar's Luxury Hotels Must Protect Migrant Workers Ahead of World Cup 2022

It is clear debt and exploitation will be the legacy of the World Cup unless urgent action is taken by luxury hotel brands.

The Witcher' Season 2 Links to 'Nightmare of the Wolf' But Not in the Way You Expect

"The Witcher" Season 2 launched on Netflix on Friday, December 17, and the new episodes have a surprising connection to animated film "Nightmare of the Wolf."

Can a new approach to funding scientific research unlock innovation?

How we fund research is stifling creativity. Here’s one potential fix. Ask a bunch of scientists what’s wrong with their field, as Vox did a few years ago, and one thing nearly all of them will...

Help! I Can’t Stand All the Animals My Girlfriend Is Constantly “Rescuing.”

I love her, but it’s like a circus in here.

Democrats' disconnect with rural America is getting so deep it may jeopardize their razor-thin...

More erosion of rural support could flip the House to the GOP and bolster a 2024 run by a Republican candidate like Trump who energizes rural voters.

em>Nightmare Alley Is a Carnival Movie With Cheap Thrills

Guillermo del Toro has always had a special fondness for misfits and monsters. His Hellboy films made superheroes out of paranormal beings, while his most recent Oscar-winning film, The Shape of...

Alarming Arctic Study, Accelerating The EV Transition, And The Top 10 Sustainability Stories Of 2021

This week’s Current Climate, which every Saturday brings you a balanced view of sustainability news.

One hundred cats from Kentucky shelters are now awaiting adoption in Massachusetts; making room...

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The US Mountain West Could Soon Face Snowless Winters

Parts of Colorado, Utah, California, and the Pacific Northwest could be without snow for years at a time in just a few decades.

Battlefield 2042 Turns the Climate Crisis Into a Playground

DICE and EA's latest sci-fi shooter is an example of art imitating life, complete with the trappings that got us all here.

Could Shiba Inu Coin Reach $1 by 2025?

This viral cryptocurrency has already generated incredible wealth.

Aston Villa v Burnley postponed after Villa record 'increased amount' of positive Covid-19 cases

Aston Villa's match with Burnley is postponed after the Birmingham club confirmed an "increased amount of Covid-19 test results" in their squad.

Climate Change Is Going to Be Gross

My first sight of it came one morning in June, as I rode the ferry through the Bosporus strait: a toxic glint on the sea’s surface. I initially thought it was oil, spilled from one of the many...

The Ashes: Australia in control of second Test after England collapse

Watch highlights as Australia dominate England, who suffer another batting collapse, on day three of the second Ashes Test against in Adelaide.

3 Tips to Improve Your Motivation for Just About Anything

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Drug cartels flooding US with fentanyl pills that could kill you, DEA warns

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is sounding the alarm on fentanyl as it is raising the stakes in the illegal drug trade.

Europeans reimpose restrictions as omicron sweeps continent

Nations across Europe are moving to reimpose tougher measures to stem a new wave of COVID-19 infections spurred by the highly transmissible omicron variant, triggering calls for protest from Paris...

Seven Corners CEO: Travel Insurance Getting ‘More Complicated’ During Pandemic

As we start year three of the pandemic, travel has become more complicated. And so has travel insurance. At least that's what Jeremy Murchland will tell you. He's the president of travel insurance...

Can you Believe ANYTHING a Covert Narcissist Says?

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Boeing drops vaccine mandate for U.S. workers, joining Amtrak and other major federal contractors

Ongoing legal battles led by Republican attorneys general are challenging President Biden's federal vaccine mandates, leaving companies and workers caught in the middle.

Tornadoes' toll: Family members mourn those they lost

Annistyn Rackley was an outgoing and energetic 9-year-old who didn’t let a rare liver condition prevent her from the activities she loved: swimming, dancing and cheerleading, her great-aunt Sandra...

California inclusion student senator blasted for 'kill' zionists tweet: 'High level of hypocrisy'

A student diversity and inclusion senator at the University of Southern California tweeted “I want to kill every motherf--king zionist” in May, along with several other comments that are being...

Jaguars Owner Shad Khan Considered Firing Urban Meyer for 'Weeks,' Spokesman Says

Jacksonville Jaguars spokesperson Jim Woodcock said team owner Shad Khan had considered firing Urban Meyer for "weeks" and finalized the decision after a...

Tornadoes' toll: Family members mourn those they lost

Annistyn Rackley was an outgoing and energetic 9-year-old who didn’t let a rare liver condition prevent her from the activities she loved: swimming, dancing and cheerleading, her great-aunt Sandra...

WATCH: New York City sunset lights up sky across Hudson River

Take a minute to enjoy this sunset over New York City that lit up the sky in shades of pink.

Podcast: Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal on how the US failed to act on the threat of 9/11

Vatican tightens screws on conservatives over traditional Latin Mass

The Vatican on Saturday warned conservative Roman Catholics who have balked at Pope Francis' decision to restrict the old traditionalist Latin Mass that they were sowing division and engaging in...

FACT FOCUS: Masks help curb spread of COVID-19 on planes

The CEO of a major airline suggested during a congressional hearing this week that face masks provide little value on planes — a claim that was quickly amplified online.Citing high-quality...

Check out this trailer for the new dimension-hopping kung fu flick from A24

Spider-Man: No Way Home, Marvel's first cinematic foray into the multiverse concept, is currently dominating the box office and critical approval. In addition to that, DC's Flashpoint movie-...

37 Things Under $15 Parent Reviewers Have Said Are "Must-Haves"

A whale-shaped bath spout cover, a leave-in conditioner for curly hair, light switch extenders, and more parent-approved finds.

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Early National Signing Day 2021: Ranking Top 25 Recruiting Classes

Who said Early Signing Period doesn't have its own spectacular storylines ? There was plenty of panic-inducing drama as the nation's top-ranked prospect Travis Hunter spurned Florida State and...

Investors Balk at Plan to Buy Coal Mines and Close Them

Citigroup and its partners shelved an investment fund they said would put an end date on thermal-coal mines to lower carbon emissions.

You might still have time to buy holiday gifts online and get same-day delivery

More retailers are striking deals with delivery companies like Uber, DoorDash and Instacart to get online orders to shoppers within hours.

How the government helps investors buy mobile home parks, raise rent and evict people

Investors and companies are swooping in to buy mobile home parks. They raise fees and rents, and evict people who can't pay — using billions of dollars worth of low interest, government-backed loans.

Kickstarter, Discord and others are raving about ‘Web3.' Their users give them a reality check

The "Web3" movement aims to create a decentralized version of the internet. And big companies like Kickstarter and Discord want in.

This Quiz Will Reveal Which "The Witcher" Season Two Character You Were Born To Be

Are you more mage or mutant?

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What we can learn from Ben Affleck's comments about his marriage and addiction

For as much controversy as actor Ben Affleck stirred when talking about his marriage and addiction, he also shined a light on important conversations for addicts and their loved ones, an expert said.

Why we need more of everything

From housing to child care to energy, the U.S. is beset by rising costs for the goods and services needed most — and part of the reason is there isn’t enough to go around.Why it matters:...

Moscow demands NATO pulls back as fears of Russia invading Ukraine rise

Moscow wants NATO to pledge that former Soviet states will never join the bloc and that its forces will pull back from Russia's borders.

Ministers reportedly considering Omicron ‘circuit breaker’ in England

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U.S. COVID-19 vaccine mandate revived, Supreme Court showdown looms

U.S. COVID-19 vaccine mandate revived, Supreme Court showdown looms  ReutersFederal appeals court allows Biden vaccine mandate for large companies to resume  Fox BusinessAppeals court lets Biden...

New York Reports a Record Number of Coronavirus Cases for One Day

New York Reports a Record Number of Coronavirus Cases for One Day  The New York TimesNew York Reports Record 20000+ Covid Cases  MSNBCNew York state sees record daily high of new Covid-19...

Sea of Japan coast receives heavy snow leading to disruption

Japanese weather officials are warning of possible traffic disruptions and power outages as heavy snow continues falling mainly along the Sea of Japan coast.

Typhoon Rai: rescue efforts continue after strongest storm to hit Philippines this year

Dozens die after super typhoon pummels southern and central regions of the countryAt least 33 people have been killed in the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines this year, official tallies...

Going somewhere? Here's how to test yourself for Covid-19 before you do

Going somewhere? Here's how to test yourself for Covid-19 before you do  CNNAt-home COVID testing kits high in demand across Northeast Ohio  WJW FOX 8 News ClevelandTesting for COVID-19 at...

How to Celebrate the Holidays in a National Park

If you’re willing to brave the cold, wintertime can be one of the best seasons to visit America’s best idea The post How to Celebrate the Holidays in a National Park appeared first on Outside Online.

You Will Use This One Knife More Than Any Other Tool in Your Kitchen

I lead with this warning not as an attention-grabber or any sort of cheap trick, but as a genuine PSA: the James Brand’s Hell’s Canyon Knife will arrive so sharp that, if you’re not careful with...

A reporter risked her life to show the world Covid in Wuhan. Now she may not survive jail. Zhang...

Citizen journalist Zhang Zhan risked her life to report on the Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan, China. Her family now fear she will not survive prison.

14 Times We Thought Kids Couldn’t Get More Precious and Got Surprised

As the Russian writer, Maxim Gorky, once wrote in his book: “Children are the living flowers of the earth.” And we can’t argue with that. Children really make our lives brighter, sometimes just...

A look at Russia's efforts to censor Western social media with fines and takedown requests, as...

Western social media companies face huge fines as Russia pressures them to remove content it objects to.

Kristin Davis Reveals She Auditioned For A Major 'Friends' Role

The "Sex And The City" star missed out on the part but later made a guest appearance on the hit sitcom.

A New Way to Think About Medicare

It’s no secret that the incentives in American health care are defective. The post A New Way to Think About Medicare appeared first on The Intercept.

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Israel to Donate 1 Million COVID Vaccines to African Nations

Decision is part of Israel’s strengthening ties with the African countries

They Survived the WildFires. Then Came the PTSD

This story originated with Nexus Media News, a nonprofit news service specializing in climate coverage. On November 8, 2018, Sally awoke to the smell of smoke and a phone call from her daughter,...

A Reformist Black Police Chief Faces an Uprising of the Old Guard

Keith Humphrey was brought in to reform a department riven by race. His opponents accused him of bias and sexual improprieties. The post A Reformist Black Police Chief Faces an Uprising of the Old...

Crypto and Its Many Fees: What to Know About the Hidden Costs

Digital currency networks are run on a voluntary basis and fees are incentives for keeping them alive. Here are some FAQs.

Does Joe Biden Have Anything Resembling a Plan for Abortion Rights?

I am very exhausted by hearing how concerned Democrats are.

Our Favorite Books of 2021

Some of this year’s best outdoorsy reads include new works from Alexandra Kleeman, Claire Vaye Watkins, and Kazim Ali The post Our Favorite Books of 2021 appeared first on Outside Online.

Rod Stewart And Son, Sean Stewart, Plead Guilty In Hotel Assault Case

The case stemmed from a New Year's Eve 2019 altercation with a security guard at an exclusive Florida hotel.

Tesla faces lawsuit over Elon Musk's 10% stock sales, Warren tweets

Tesla faces lawsuit over Elon Musk's 10% stock sales, Warren tweets  Business InsiderView Full Coverage on Google News

Can a ‘Very Confident’ Carrie Lam Salvage Her Legacy in Hong Kong?

Mrs. Lam is Hong Kong’s most unpopular leader ever, blamed for mass protests and a political crackdown. Yet she now appears reinvigorated, perhaps even ready for a second term.

Map by Map, G.O.P. Chips Away at Black Democrats’ Power

Black elected officials in several states, from Congress down to the counties, have been drawn out of their districts this year or face headwinds to hold onto their seats.

It’s Been a Home for Decades, but Legal Only a Few Months

California catches up with the reality that when it’s too hard to play by the rules, people convert the garage into an apartment anyway.

The Great Inheritors: How three families shielded their fortunes from taxes for generations

Some of the wealthiest Americans claimed their fortunes would never last through the generations. They were wrong

GetMails: Making cold outreach simple for everyone

“ Hey Product Hunt Family, Saurabh here from GetMails. I'm the one person like a few of you - who hated Cold Outreach because it's too complicated. And almost every tool in the market...

14 Things With a Design That Took Them to a Whole New Level

A designer’s job isn’t easy. It’s the truly gifted designers who can breathe a new life into seemingly ordinary objects and make us go, “I need to buy this ASAP!” And, on the flip side, if the...

WebBag: Educational platform for easy learning

“ Hi Hunters, With the help of our web application, you can no longer carry books, notebooks and diaries, all this will be available in one click. How do you like our project? Would it...

2021's biggest troll: Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

Marjorie Taylor Greene took the spotlight left when Donald Trump got booted from social media

Sources: China is expanding its practice of taking minority stakes in private Chinese tech...

The Chinese government has been expanding its practice of taking minority stakes in private companies beyond those specialising in online news and content to firms possessing large amounts of key...

Websites as shrines

Character Shrines Visit these fantastic character shrines/fan listings for Angelic Pretty, Alpacas, RPG Shrine Directory, Update Log, Princess Allura of Voltron Legendary Defender, Allen...

YouTube TV loses access to ESPN, ABC and other Disney channels

Google has failed to strike a deal that would allow it to continue offering YouTube TV subscribers access to Disney's channels. The tech giant warned customers a few days ago that Disney channels,...

Stop the Steal’ founder told Jan. 6 committee about contacts with GOP lawmakers

The description of the testimony comes in a lawsuit Ali Alexander filed to block the committee from obtaining his phone records.

What's The Big Frigin' Difference?

Don't let these two almost identical images of Bianca Ryan ruin your holiday! Jingle all the way and see if you can rock around all the sneaky switches! The singer and winner of the first season...

The World Is on Track to Generate a Record Amount of Power From Coal in 2021, the IEA Says

The all-time high means that the world's climate targets may be getting further out of reach

These Rapid Covid Tests Are Selling Out Online As People Gather (Cautiously) for the Holidays

The latest over-the-counter Covid tests can be done in the comfort of home and deliver results in as little as ten minutes, helping you keep your gatherings safe

Jake Paul Planning Tommy Fury Diss For Pre-Fight Walkout

Jake Paul knows Tommy Fury will be glued to the TV when he faces off against Tyron Woodley on Saturday ... and that's why he tells TMZ Sports he's planning to troll the hell outta TNT before his...

Let’s get a drink’: Dems confront prospect of a 2022 hurricane

Staring at the possibility of major midterm losses, Democratic leaders are just hoping to limit the damage.

What to know about Chile’s presidential election

In one of the most tightly disputed contests since the Pinochet dictatorship ended in 1990, José Antonio Kast and Gabriel Boric haves strikingly different views of the kind of country Chile should be.

This is the surprising force that could help crack the ‘Black ceiling’

A corporate leader believes the COVID-19 crisis may unintentionally help advance diversity at the top. After hundreds of millions spent on diversity programs, and scores of poetic corporate...

No, spending $2T on childcare, health care, and climate change won’t make inflation worse

Some critics of the Build Back Better plan say it could drive up inflation. Here’s why that concern is likely overblown. One of the main concerns raised by critics of President Joe Biden’s Build...

YouTube TV loses ESPN, other Disney networks after failing to reach new deal

YouTube TV has failed to reach an eleventh-hour deal with Disney to keep more than a dozen Disney-owned channels on the live TV streaming service. As of December 18th, popular networks including...

Disney Channels Including ABC, ESPN Go Dark on YouTube TV After Google Deal Lapses

Disney’s suite of 18 networks — including ABC and ESPN — have gone dark on YouTube TV after the media conglomerate and Google failed to come to terms on a new deal before the midnight ET deadline....

Then I went back up the stairs — well, I fell back up the stairs

I Drank Too Much by comedy sister act Flo & Joan The night just keeps going... and getting worse... in this hilarious, brisk, jaunty tune [involving drinking too much, btw] that brightened my Friday.

LG’s new flagship soundbar shoots voices up in the air so you can hear

LG has announced a new 9.1.5-channel Dolby Atmos and DTS:X soundbar featuring a novel upward firing center speaker that bounces dialogue off the celling and to your ears so you can hear clearly....

Roughly 80% of L.A. city workers report being vaccinated ahead of Saturday deadline

Los Angeles city employees must show they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or are seeking a medical or religious exemption by Saturday.

This professional gaming headset provides the total immersive experience

We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Once upon a time, realism in video games improved from...

OMG, I Want to Rent That House: Joshua Tree, CA

Invisible House, Joshua Tree, CA (Vrbo): Only ten minutes from the town of Joshua Tree is a 5,500-square-foot home that both embraces the desert and is inspired by big city-living. On a clear day,...

Two positive COVID tests on trip with Blinken were not disclosed

When a journalist tested positive for COVID, the State Department disclosed it to the press. It did not reveal that two flight crew members had also tested positive.

Paid family leave provision stalled as Biden agenda likely delayed until 2022

A Senate vote on President Biden's social spending and climate agenda will likely take place after the new year while the president continues to negotiate the bill with Democrats. CBS News...

Court's decision will allow Biden admin to impose controversial vaccination or testing mandate...

A panel of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has issued a 2-1 ruling that will allow the Biden administration to implement a controversial COVID-19 vaccine or testing mandate on companies with...

The 51 Best Affordable & Crowd-Pleasing Gift Ideas

If there's one repetitive Christmas song we always vibe with, it's Eartha Kitt crooning her wish list to Santa. From a yacht to Tiffany jewels and a '54 convertible too (light blue), the girl knew...

Six arrested after investigation into robberies targeting Asian women in San Jose

A yearlong investigation into 70 robberies, thefts and burglaries targeting victims of Asian descent in San Jose resulted in the arrests of six men.

US Border Authorities Wrongly Sought To Force Asylum-Seekers With Medical Conditions To Wait In...

At least nine immigrants identified by attorneys as being vulnerable have been taken out of the program, however, one was mistakenly returned to Mexico.

We Combed Nordstrom For The 11 Best Plus-Size Winter Buys

Cue the waves of overwhelm that wash over any attempt at cracking the chilly-weather dress code — because it’s a cold, hard, style fact that crafting a well-rounded winter wardrobe is no easy...

Chris Noth Dropped by A3 Artists Agency Following Sexual Assault Allegations

Actor Chris Noth has been dropped as a client by talent agency A3 Artists Agency, a day after sexual assault allegations were leveled at the former “Law & Order” and “Sex and the City” star. Noth...

The Tell: Cathie Wood says stocks have corrected into ‘deep value territory’ and won’t let...

ARK Invest founder Cathie Wood offers the latest defense of once-highflying, disruptive innovation strategies that had made her the toast of Wall Street in 2020.

Prince George's County Public Schools will switch to virtual learning through mid-January due to COVID-19

Maryland's Prince George's County Public Schools has announced that the school district will shift to virtual learning until mid-January.The school district's chief executive officer Monica...

Federal appeals court allows Biden employer vaccine mandate to take effect

Friday's 2-1 ruling from a panel of judges on the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reverses a lower-court ruling that had paused the requirement. Republican-led states are challenging the rule.

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How to Watch ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Online: Will the MCU Film Be on Disney+?

Tom Holland's latest 'Spider-Man' film is in theaters now but we've got details on how to stream the new 'Spider-Man' movie online free

An Amazon dispatcher pressured a driver to keep delivering packages amid tornado alarms

An Amazon dispatcher in Illinois told a driver to continue delivering packages even after tornado sirens warned of incoming danger. That’s according to screenshots shared this week by Bloomberg...

Federal appeals court reinstates Biden administration's business vaccine and testing mandate

A federal appeals court has reinstated the Biden administration's vaccine and testing requirement for private businesses that covers about 80 million workers.

Elizabeth Holmes' Theranos Fraud Trial: Founder’s Fate Goes To Jury

Attorneys on both sides pitched their final arguments to jurors who will now decide the fate of one of Silicon Valley’s most infamous figures.

WATCH LIVE: Trial of Kim Potter, ex-officer who killed Daunte Wright -- Day 9

Potter has said she meant to use her Taser to subdue Wright when he pulled away from officers and got back into his car as they tried to arrest him on a warrant for a weapons violation. She shot...

The Wall Street Journal: New York reports highest number of COVID-19 cases as omicron looms

Officials worked to shore up testing and healthcare capacity, as new COVID-19 infections hit a daily record in New York state and the Omicron variant added new risks to the pandemic response...

Everything You Need To Throw an Unforgettable Dinner Party

Throw an iconic shindig everyone will be talking about.

Will Democrats Let the Senate Parliamentarian Stand in the Way of Immigration Reform?

In another blow to Democrats’ aspirations to include immigration provisions in Biden’s Build Back Better bill, the Senate parliamentarian opposed a plan to grant protection from deportation and...

The Best Deals This Week, From Apple to Arc’teryx Streetwear

Eggnog is cool, but so is saving Benjamins on iMacs, Brooklinen bedding bundles, streetwear collabs, and more this holiday deal season.

Mabu Mabu Big Esso in Melbourne, Australia

Though indigenous cuisine is increasingly available in Australia, venues serving dishes from the Torres Strait Islands on the mainland are still rare. The collection of nearly 300 islands above...

Actually, Maybe You Shouldn't Rush to Buy the Latest Next-Gen Console

The PS5 and Xbox Series X|S have been out in the world for over a year, meaning we’re firmly inside the next-gen gaming era, and if you don’t have one of these systems yet, it can feel like you’re...

Compared to Polio and Smallpox, America’s COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Is Going Great

The agonizingly slow upward creep of the U.S. COVID vaccination rate, coupled with the emergence of the Omicron variant, has observers speaking in tones of gloom. What is wrong with people who...

Does it still make sense for vaccinated people with Covid-19 to isolate for 10 days?

Omicron — and short-staffed hospitals — could force the US to rethink isolation rules. A lot of people are going to contract the new omicron variant in the coming weeks. Some of them will feel...

How Severe Are Omicron Infections?

A man receives a nasal swab during a test for Covid-19 at a street-side testing booth in New York on December 17, 2021.

What's New on Hulu in January 2022

Few shows have blown a lead quite like How I Met Your Mother. For a few years there in the mid-aughts, it looked the the most natural successor to Friends: An NYC-set, relationship-focused group...

Jim Jordan Forwarded Mark Meadows Plot For Pence To Stop Election Results

Representative Jim Jordan’s office has confirmed the congressman forwarded detailed plans from a former U.S. defense department official for the Vice President to reject election results to...

New York Times Fires 'Wirecutter' Editor Who Left Profane Voicemails For Michigan Gun Rights Group

The New York Times has fired an editor on its product recommendation service Wirecutter after she left expletive-ridden voicemails for a gun rights group in Michigan.

Swift Fox, Robot Fish, Mycelium Maps, and More in This Week's Earth Optimism

Swift Fox, Robot Fish, Mycelium Maps, and More in This Week's Earth Optimism  Smithsonian

The 'Rock Food' Feast That Looks Good Enough to Eat

The feast looks so lifelike that more than a few gawkers over the years have tried to partake. Spread across the central table is a generous dinner for 8, complete with an immense ham made of...

These Men Named Brandon Hate How Their Name Has Been Turned Into An Anti-Biden Chant

"You're a guy with a handlebar mustache — can't you just say 'f—k Joe Biden?'"

United Nations Confirms Hottest Temperature Ever Recorded in the Arctic

United Nations Confirms Hottest Temperature Ever Recorded in the Arctic  Smithsonian

Emerging Services Aim to Link Climate to Disasters in Real Time

Record downpours raged across central Japan in July 2020, killing more than 60 people. Research released this week said the disaster was intensified by climate change.

The 23 Best New Menswear Items to Buy This Week

The hottest heavyweight watches, studded lace-ups, patchwork flannels, and more—handpicked by GQ editors.

The Onion Explains Inflation

The annual rate of inflation in the United States rose to 6.2% in October 2021, the highest such increase in three decades. The Onion answers the most common questions about inflation.Read more...

Where to Buy Stylish and Breathable Face Masks Right Now

Andrew Wiggins Isn’t An Albatross Anymore

It was never supposed to take this long for Andrew Wiggins to become a valuable NBA player. Wiggins was the consensus No. 1 ranked prospect in his high school class, and he remained at the top...

When Keanu Reeves Described the Plot of The Matrix to Unimpressed Teens

'The Matrix' is so deeply embedded in pop culture that some younger viewers may be underwhelmed by the premise, as evidenced by a story shared by Keanu Reeves.

It's Official: With 1306 Legs, This Millipede Has the Most of Any Animal

Found 200 feet below ground in Australia, 'Eumillipes persephone' has 1306 legs to scamper around with.

Investors gird themselves for slowing earnings

Decent returns will still be on the cards in 2022 but without valuation multiples soaring to more eye-watering levels

ESG ratings: altogether different ratings pose a problem for fund managers

There is little agreement around methodologies and weightings when it comes to ranking companies

Longform's Best of 2021

We recommended 810 articles this year. These were our favorites.

Can You Solve This Archery Riddle?

Which magical bow should you pick to win the archery tournament? Quiz yourself with this brain teaser! For more puzzles, check out our Riddler column every Friday morning.

What’s On Tonight: ‘Finding Magic Mike’ And ‘MacGruber’ Bring Two Varieties Of Alpha Males To Streaming

The Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh-produced 'Finding Magic Mike' has arrived, and that's only the beginning of Thursday's streaming.

Photos Of The Lovable Weirdos Of Holy Ship! Wrecked 2021

The four-day festival and pool party hybrid was an event to remember, and these photos prove it.

The Long, Complicated Legacy of a North Carolina Company Town

Their community forged by industry, residents of Badin, North Carolina confront the long shadow of racism and pollution.

A year in four charts

Our graphics capture the big business trends of 2021

The billionaire battle for the metaverse

Forget space. The race is on to take people beyond reality