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Latest 2016 election polls: Here's who's leading between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump

Polls show increased support for Trump is not artificial. The race has tightened, with all eyes on the debate.
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What is a TBI? Here's what the wife of Keith Lamont Scott meant in new video.

"He doesn't have a gun. He has a T.B.I. He's not going to do anything to you guys."

Bomb squad called over box of cookies with Arabic text, Islamaphobia alive and well

The box had both Arabic and English descriptions on it.

Stephen Colbert laments the police shooting in Charlotte — and Donald Trump's response

"In the face of continued heartbreaking racial strife, all eyes turn to civil rights icon the Rev. Dr. Donald Trump."

Chase Sapphire Reserve cards are a viral millennial obsession. Here's why that's scary.

Check the internet and these cards are everywhere. Here's why that's a problem.
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3 Phoenix police officers resign after forcing teen to eat marijuana during traffic stop

The 19-year-old followed officers' orders to swallow a gram of marijuana.

Hillary Clinton ad shows how Donald Trump's sexist comments could affect young girls

The ad comes as Trump's support among female voters continues to slump.

Bisexual people used #BisexualFacts to poke fun at how little people know about them

This is all you need to know about bisexuality — well, maybe not.

The best iPhone hacks you probably didn't know

Use iOS smarter.
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Will the Charlotte police tapes of Keith Lamont Scott shooting be released to the public?

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police chief Kerr Putney said we shouldn't expect the tapes to be released.

'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 2' recap: Which eliminated queens returned for revenge?

Was it Ginger Minj, Coco Montrese, Alyssa Edwards or Tatianna?

In Oliver Bendorf's 'Top Surgery' zine, a trans man uses humor to recover — and to educate

Here's a zine that both trans and non-trans people can read to understand top surgery.
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New poll shows exactly why Hillary Clinton is owning her “basket of deplorables" comment

Voters seem to generally agree with Clinton.
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Michigan high school suspended student who reported sexual assault

Officials at Eastern High School in Lansing, Michigan, blamed both victims for male students' actions.

Here's why the charges against Tulsa officer Betty Shelby aren't "sexist"

On Thursday, Betty Shelby was charged with first-degree manslaughter in the death of Terence Crutcher.
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South Korea has a plan in place to assassinate Kim Jong Un, defense minister says

Special forces are already in place to take out Kim Jong Un, according to South Korea's defense minister.

The Jean-Ralphio 'Stranger Things' theory comes full circle on 'The Late Late Show'

This is officially 'Stranger Things' canon, right?
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What to do if your Yahoo account was hacked, and how to keep your passwords safe

Three simple steps could make all the difference.
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University of Vermont's Black Lives Matter flag was attacked by trolls on Instagram

The student government association is recognizing the recent police shootings in Tulsa and Charlotte.
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Stephen Hawking is really worried about aliens, but here’s why he shouldn’t be

It might not be such a bad idea to try and talk to aliens.
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Donald Trump transition chair Chris Christie may face impeachment in New Jersey

Chris Christie could become a major distraction for Donald Trump's campaign in the home stretch of the 2016 election.
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Here's how ICANN affects speech online, and why everyone is talking about it right now

The "obscure" internet agency has become a political battleground.
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8 women on why they are reclaiming the word fat

They're trying to change the negative connotation associated with the word.

iPhone got wet? Here's how to dry it off.

Rice is overrated.
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Keith Lamont Scott's family: "More questions than answers" in Charlotte police shooting

The family said video shows Scott was cooperating with police when he was fatally shot.
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Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump debate live: Here's how to watch Monday's debate online

The first face-off is Monday, Sep. 26.
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What we know about the Keith Lamont Scott shooting video

"You shouldn't expect it to be released," Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney said.

Millions of Americans live in food insecure households — delete your #FoodPorn to help

More than 20,000 meals have already been donated.

What is Black Lives Matter? Google searches show many think it's a terrorist organization

"What's driving this misperception is simply a racist response to what is inarguably a civil rights movement."

Over a dozen Yosemite National Park employees have filed sexual harassment complaints

An internal report from investigations calls the work environment "toxic."

Amber Rose wants you to know that makeup is powerful, and slut shaming is getting old

In an exclusive interview, Amber Rose sounds off on beauty.
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Anthony Weiner's cell phone has been subpoenaed by the US Attorney's Office

The former congressman reportedly sent sexually explicit messages to a minor.
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'Women's Running' makes history by featuring first hijab-wearing marathoner on its cover

Rahaf Khatib is the magazine's October cover star.
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Why are they "rioting" in Charlotte? Here's the problem with that question

Don't call it "rioting" unless you understand what it means.
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Donald Trump releases expanded list of potential SCOTUS picks — and there's only one woman

Women are under-represented in Donald Trump's expanded list of Supreme Court nominees.
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Charlotte mayor calls for video of police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott to be made public

The pressure for authorities to release the footage is mounting.
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Is there such a thing as the perfect hangover breakfast? We asked the experts.

Turns out a greasy BEC isn't the absolute best hangover cure. Asparagus might be the way to go.
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Vulture mixed up Ta'Rhonda Jones and Viola Davis because all black women look the same

One Twitter user said the mag is "blinded by #BlackGirlMagic.

Women in leadership and IT roles in tech are more likely to experience sexual harassment

A survey found nearly 1 in 4 women in tech said they have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

Rep. Robert Pittenger sorry for saying Charlotte protesters "hate white people"

The congressman said he only meant to highlight a lack of "economic mobility" for blacks.
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Is McDonalds the secret to better breakfast for kids?

Happy Meals, happy mornings?
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Charlotte protest update: Suspect arrested in the shooting death of Justin Carr

Carr was fatally shot at a protest on Wednesday.

How to pivot into a new career

Feeling stuck? We've got you covered.

Fall album releases: Everything we know about new Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Kid Cudi and Beck

The tidal wave of new music in 2016 doesn't end after summer.

T.I. releases 'Us or Else' EP condemning police brutality and makes every lyric count

The EP features T.I.'s most socially conscious raps to date.

Ryan Murphy's working on a secret 'American Horror Story' season, because he has the time

Is Ryan Murphy to TV what James Patterson is to books?

Kesha makes impassioned speech to fans at concert regarding her rape case against Dr. Luke

"I honestly don't know if I would have made it the past few years without you guys, some of you may know I'm in a lawsuit."
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Wine gets better with climate change in some regions — but not for long

Love Bordeaux and Champagne? You're in luck.

How to buy a romantic engagement ring without going broke

Thinking of proposing? Here's what to know about choosing an engagement ring.

A Q&A with José Quiñonez: The MacArthur grant 'genius' helping poor immigrants get loans

This MacArthur Fellow is putting his grant to work helping poor immigrants get loans.

'Queen of Katwe' reviews: Here's what critics are saying about Lupita Nyong'o's new movie

The bottom line: Go see this movie, especially if you want to see Lupita Nyong'o in another live-action role.