Humanitarian Doctor, Back From Guinea, Being Tested for Ebola in NYC

A doctor who returned from West Africa last week is being tested for Ebola at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan. Dr. Craig Spencer, who reportedly worked with Doctors Without Borders treating the deadly virus in Guinea, was rushed to the hospital earlier today after showing signs of high fever and gastrointestinal… » 10/23/14 4:13pm 7 minutes ago

Boko Haram Gunmen Reportedly Abduct at Least 25 More Girls in Nigeria

A week after an alleged ceasefire agreement between the Nigerian government and Boko Haram, at least 25 more women have been reportedly abducted by the Islamist militant group. » 10/23/14 3:45pm 35 minutes ago

High School Cheerleading Coach Admits to Summer Sex Fling With Student

Former biology teacher and assistant cheerleading coach Ashley Zehnder, 24, quit her job at Pasedena High School in Houston, Texas on October 9 after she admitted to having sex with a 17-year-old student all summer long. She was prompted to confess after a nude pic she Snapchatted him made its way around campus. » 10/23/14 3:15pm Today 3:15pm

Donations Pour In To Buy Car For Pennsylvania Cop-Killer Lookalike

James Tully walks two hours to work everyday along a Pennsylvania roadway, in the vicinity of where suspected cop-killer Eric Frein has been spotted. Tully has a slight resemblance to Frein and has been stopped by police several times. Now donations are coming in so he can have a car to get to work. » 10/23/14 2:59pm Today 2:59pm

Senator Rockefeller Demands Privacy Answers from Whisper

Whisper sold itself to the world as the safest place to spill your secrets online, and it turned out that wasn't really true. Now the privacy backlash has reached so far, even this 77-year-old dude cares about it. » 10/23/14 2:50pm Today 2:50pm

People Can't Download Facebook's Retro Rooms App

Facebook's habit for blowing app launches has doomed another debut. Rooms, a pseudo-anonymous forum app that appears to be Reddit crossed with 90s-era forums, was supposed to make a big splash in the press today. Instead, people are taking to Twitter to complain the app has been pulled from the App Store. » 10/23/14 2:23pm Today 2:23pm

The 10 Most Expensive Flops In Television History

Every time a TV show gets greenlit, it's a huge gamble. Networks stake millions of dollars on risky ideas, that need to bring back audiences week after week. Sometimes it pays off — Lost and Game of Thrones cost a lot of money — but sometimes it doesn't. Here are the 10 most expensive failed TV shows of all time. » 10/23/14 1:51pm Today 1:51pm

Netflix's New Kyle Chandler Show Is About a Burning Boat

Damages creators Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman, and Glenn Kessler's new show debuting on Netflix in 2015 is called Bloodline. It stars Kyle Chandler (née Coach Eric Taylor) as one of four adult siblings who have a lot of drama. "We're not bad people...but we did a bad thing," we hear Chandler intone over an image of… » 10/23/14 1:27pm Today 1:27pm

An Army of Low-Wage Workers Keeps Child Porn off Your Facebook

Chances are, you've never accidentally scrolled past child porn on your Facebook or Twitter feed, or cued up an innocuous-looking YouTube video only to find a clip of a beheading. For that, you have tens of thousands of poorly-paid contract workers to thank. » 10/23/14 1:15pm Today 1:15pm

Daniel Radcliffe: Fuck One Direction, I'm the Richest Lad in England

Aging storybook character Daniel Radcliffe is the second-richest young person under 30 in the U.K., according to Heat Magazine's annual list. Teen Twitter trend "One Direction" is number one. Uhh, wait a second, says Mister Potter: "Not that I care but I am definitely first!" » 10/23/14 12:49pm Today 12:49pm

Felicia Day Says She's Afraid of Gamergate, Immediately Gets Doxxed

Actress and geek icon Felicia Day had stayed relatively silent about #Gamergate, the anti-feminist troll mob that's been targeting women in gaming for the past two months. But on Wednesday, she expressed her worst fears about the movement: That if she spoke up against it, her personal information would be spread on… » 10/23/14 12:25pm Today 12:25pm