Philip Seymour Hoffman's Children Won't Grow Up "Trust Fund Kids"

According to court documents released yesterday, actor Philip Seymour Hoffman didn't leave any money to his children, because he didn't want them to be considered "trust fund kids." Instead, E! News reports, he left his entire $35 million estate to their mother, his longtime partner Mimi O'Donnell. » 7/22/14 10:57am 14 minutes ago

Chokehold Not Mentioned in NYPD Report About Asthmatic Father's Death

Eric Garner, an asthmatic father of six from Staten Island, died last week after NYPD officers put him in a chokehold and forcibly held him to the ground. The police report written by the NYPD immediately following Garner's death makes no mention of police using a chokehold maneuver, which has been banned by the… » 7/22/14 10:45am 26 minutes ago

Conor Oberst Drops Lawsuit Against Rape Accuser

One week after a woman who had accused him of rape admitted that she'd made the whole thing up, singer-songwriter Conor Oberst has now dropped the federal libel lawsuit he filed against the woman in February. » 7/22/14 10:05am Today 10:05am

​Naked and Unafraid: Baring Witness at a Christian Nudist Festival

The first thing everybody at Lake Como Nudist Resort seems to want to tell me is they're not like those creeps over at Caliente, the resort up the street. "They're not even nudists," says a nurse in her late 40s, with a red sarong around her waist and grand breasts that rest just short of it, as she drinks a beer at… » 7/22/14 9:45am Today 9:45am

EU Probably Won't Impose Tougher Sanctions on Russia After MH17 Crash

The European Union met today to discuss imposing tougher sanctions on Russia in the wake of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 disaster. The EU probably won't do anything, however, because leaders are worried about having continued access to the crash site and Russian help to stop the rebels in Ukraine. » 7/22/14 8:28am Today 8:28am

A Lot of People Bought Chipotle Last Quarter

A lot of you have been eating Chipotle lately. Lots. The fast-casual burrito chain posted a 26 percent hike in second quarter profits and same-store sales (or locations open at least a year) are up 17.3 percent. And that was after the first price hike at the company in three years. But who is buying all that… » 7/21/14 11:54pm Yesterday 11:54pm

Missing Teen Returns Home Nine Months After Disappearing

Fifteen-year-old Abigail Hernandez was reunited with her family Sunday evening, nine months after she disappeared from a small New Hampshire town in Mount Washington Valley. Hernandez was last seen leaving her high school in October of last year. Authorities are still investigating the circumstances of her… » 7/21/14 10:39pm Yesterday 10:39pm

Separatists in Ukraine Turn Over MH17 Black Boxes, Bodies

Pro-Russian separatists that had taken over the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH 17 in eastern Ukraine have turned over the plane's recording boxes, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced Monday. The militants have also reportedly sent the bodies recovered from the site on trains to Kharkiv, a city… » 7/21/14 9:18pm Yesterday 9:18pm

​Naked and Unafraid: Baring Witness at a Christian Nudist Festival

The first thing everybody at Lake Como Nudist Resort seems to want to tell me is they're not like those creeps over at Caliente, the resort up the street. "They're not even nudists," says a nurse in her late 40s, with a red sarong around her waist and grand breasts that rest just short of it, as she drinks a beer at… » 7/22/14 9:45am Today 9:45am