Vice News Journalist Captured in Eastern Ukraine Now "Free and Safe"

Simon Ostrovsky, the Vice News journalist captured in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, was just released. He told a BBC reporter that he's "free and safe" and on his way to Donetsk, Ukraine. » 4/24/14 12:46pm 14 minutes ago

Barack Obama, Human President, Plays Robot Soccer

The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, earlier today engaged in a brief session of athletic play-activity with an ASIMO robot unit. Although the president's preferred athletic play-activity is the American sport of basketball, he adjusted his expectations to meet the ASIMO's current… » 4/24/14 12:04pm 56 minutes ago

Kevin Brockmeier's Memoir of Seventh Grade: A New Young-Adult Classic

"He is always amazed by the difference between how he feels and how he appears, the way his single-minded determination can look like the panicky darting motion of a little kid," writes Kevin Brockmeier (The Brief History of the Dead, The Illumination) in his recently released A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir … » 4/24/14 11:27am Today 11:27am

Billionaire Tech Investor Attacked in Sext Extortion Plot

Vinod Khosla (right), the cofounder of Sun Microsystems and titan venture capitalist, values his privacy. He's also a billionaire—so if you're his daughter's scumbag ex-boyfriend, you might think he's just the right guy to threaten with naked pictures of her. » 4/24/14 10:45am Today 10:45am

Accused KKK Killer Was Once Caught Having Sex With a Black Male Hooker

Frazier Glenn Miller, the ex-klansman and lifelong bigot who faces trial for killing three people at two Kansas Jewish centers earlier this month, ran up quite a rap sheet—including the time cops caught him in a car having sex with a black male prostitute dressed as a woman. » 4/24/14 10:31am Today 10:31am

Watch This Spontaneous LA Chef Make Oreo Bread Pudding on the Fly

Playing with your food can be fun, but what about hacking your food? Oreo thinks that's even better. That's why they've launched their Snack Hack initiative by asking Nguyen Tran, founder of Starry Kitchen, for his spin on Oreo cookies: they wanted to see how the intuitive chef might work his magic on a snack that's… » 4/23/14 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm