At Defamation Trial, Author of Retracted Rolling Stone Rape Story Says Jackie Intended to 'Deceive Me' 

A $7.5 million lawsuit against Rolling Stone and reporter Sabrina Rubin Erdely is underway, brought by University of Virginia’s Associate Dean of Students Nicole Eramo. In her testimony, Erdely said she erred in relying on “Jackie,” the student who claimed to have been gang-raped at a campus fraternity: “It was a…

EPA Inspector General Says They Should Have Issued a Warning About Flint Water Crisis Seven Months Sooner

Early in January 2016, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emergency in Flint, soon followed by President Barack Obama declaring the high levels of lead in Flint’s water sources a federal emergency. The Environmental Protection Agency’s Inspector General Arthur Elkins is now saying that Flint’s citizens…

Project Runway: Fashion Startup Is the Shark Tank Rip-Off You Probably Don't Need

If you’re someone with an interest in the surface-level business decisions that go into building a clothing line, I’ve got a new television show for you. If you sort of just want to buy clothes you like without getting too deep into the exact margins of your blouse, you’ll probably want to skip Project Runway: Fashion

Everything You Don't Actually Need to Know About Drew Taggart, Halsey, & Lady Gaga's Current 'Drama'

There is a chance you have encountered or will eventually encounter news about three people named Drew Taggart, Halsey, and Lady Gaga. Though most of you will scroll past headlines about their current “drama” or “hacking” or whatever it’s being referred to by any given publication, and think, “I only know one of those…