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19 #WhyIStayed Tweets That Everyone Needs to See

Following Ray Rice's suspension from the NFL, women are sharing their stories of domestic violence

Science Shows Your Taste in Music Says More About You Than You Think

What type of music do you listen to?
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Philadelphia Is About to Become the Largest City in America to Decriminalize Marijuana

Mayor Nutter will sign legislation after a months-long delay.

30 Fantastic New Books to Curl Up With This Fall

Reading list, complete.
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The Books that Affect Us the Most, According to Facebook

The words that matter most.
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Ray Rice Fired From Baltimore Ravens

The NFL has suspended Rice indefinitely.
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Leaked Footage Shows Ray Rice Knocking Out His Then-Fiancée

Warning: The footage contains graphic content.
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Archaeologists Just Uncovered a Badass Viking Fort

This is the first to be unearthed in over 60 years.

A New Study Suggests Something Unsettling About Our Capacity for Evil

You might not be above it, after all.
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One Tweet Sums Up Everything Wrong With How the NFL Handles Domestic Abuse

The Ray Rice saga is part of a larger, mortifying trend.
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Scientists Discover How to Produce Clean Drinking Water From an Unexpected Source

Using something you'd probably find in your backpack.

One Man's Powerful Confessional Perfectly Captures the Reality of Living With Depression

A raw, unflinching look at a misunderstood medical disorder.
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These are the 10 Billionaires Who Influence Politics in America the Most

Who's really controlling our democracy?

This Is What the New iPhone 6 May Look Like

The video purports to show the latest model ahead of tomorrow's release.
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An All-Female Taxi Driving Service Has Arrived, But There's One Major Obstacle to Overcome

This would be a welcome service for many women.

The Fall Television Season Is A Major Moment in the Transgender Movement

The revolution will be televised.
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The NFL Made The Right Choice To Fire Ray Rice — But For The Wrong Reason

Waiting until this moment to fire Ray Rice sends a very dangerous message.
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Behold The 10 Most Heart-Stopping Mountain Climbs

Brace yourself for Earth's ultimate highs.

One of the Biggest Issues From Ferguson Might Be the Easiest to Solve

To some extent, this isn't a policy issue.
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Harvard Examined the Future of the US Economy, and Things Don't Look Good

A new study shows just how wealth inequality is going to make things worse for everybody.
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Brace Yourselves: Kate Middleton Is Pregnant With Royal Baby #2

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge officially have another one on the way.
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One Mom's Horrific Story Makes Clear Why Women Need Easy Access to Abortions

Her breaking the law shows just how bad the laws have become.
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America's Campaign Against the Islamic State Won't Be So Small After All

Obama admits this is going to be more involved than we thought.
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'Economist' Review Claims History of Slavery Biased Against White People

Won't somebody please think of the slave owners?

One of the Greatest Folk Singers of Our Generation Is Finally Back

Things are about to get emotional.

One Statistic Shows That NFL's Female Fans Have More Power Than They Know

Now it's time they use it.
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Hispanic Lawmakers Are 'Furious' at President Obama for Punting on Immigration

A hot-button issue upsets the president's allies ahead of the midterms.
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The 11 Saddest White Guy Moments in Conor Oberst's New Video, Ranked

Our foremost sad white dude is back to bum you and everyone you love out.
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This Is What an Active Volcano Looks Like From the Inside

Spectacular footage of a volcano's sizzling interior.
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Edward Snowden Could Ditch Russia For Another Country

From Russia with love.