College Student Behind 'Hobojacket' Prank Apologizes, Jeopardizing Jackass Status

One of the MIT students behind the non-hilarious idea to "prank" rival schools by giving homeless people clothing festooned with enemy logos (because get it? Poor people are worthless, just like USC) has had a change of heart and written a self-flagellating apology that's just about as sorry-sounding as an apology can… »11/29/12 2:10pm11/29/12 2:10pm

Gang Member Arrested in Murder of 7-Year-Old Chicago Girl Killed While Selling Candy

Last week we were introduced to the tragic story of Heaven Sutton, a seven-year-old girl who was shot and killed while selling candy and snow cones outside her Chicago home. Well, now there's a small piece of good news in an otherwise very sad situation: Police have arrested and charged a 26-year-old gang member with… »7/01/12 9:45pm7/01/12 9:45pm

Yale: Abortion Art Piece Was "Creative Fiction"

So it turns out that Aliza Shvarts, the Yale student who said she impregnated herself only to abort her embryos using "herbal" methods several times over for an art project, totally pulled one over on everyone. (Well, everyone except Moe.) She didn't really get pregnant a bunch of times, and she didn't really give… »4/17/08 7:45pm4/17/08 7:45pm