A lion is the least of their worries

August 3rd, 2015

The killing of Cecil the lion by a U.S. dentist in Zimbabwe drew a swift and passionate backlash. A petition urging Walter Palmer’s extradition to Zimbabwe garnered more than 220,000 signatures. TV host Jimmy Kimmel gave an emotional monologue condemning the killing. People sought to bring down Palmer’s dental practice through negative Yelp reviews and protests.

World’s coolest bookstores

August 3rd, 2015

Bookstores seem to be dying faster than it takes to download the complete works of Shakespeare these days, so when one comes back from the grave it’s a cause for celebration.

Slain officer interrupted drug deal, police say

August 3rd, 2015

‘Miracle Baby’ gets fresh start

August 3rd, 2015

NYC Legionnaires’ death toll rises

August 3rd, 2015

The number of deaths in the New York City Legionnaires’ disease outbreak is up to seven.

Cop killing is 19th this year

August 3rd, 2015

Attacks thousands of miles apart, under different circumstances, have left 19 law enforcement officers dead nationwide this year.

Ikea Is Buying Up Whole Forests, and So Is Apple

August 3rd, 2015

Ikea bought 83,000 acres of forest last month. In April, Apple bought 36,000 acres. What’s the reasoning behind these retail giants buying their own forests? To manage them.

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‘The Hunt’ suspect in custody

August 3rd, 2015

Awkward celebrity interviews

August 3rd, 2015

It’s almost become a weekly occurence.

11 drawings that altered history

August 3rd, 2015

Illustrator and design educator Laurence Zeegen looks back at the rise of illustration as an art form.