It’s the fantastical tale of a tipsy old lady who’s trampled to death by Santa’s sleigh, and the story behind the song is nearly as good.
There was a lot of bad filmmaking in 2016, but when it was good it was really, really good.
The US fared poorly, as usual, in a worldwide ranking of students’ test scores, but it showed significant gains among disadvantaged teenagers.
Thursday Boot Company offers the rare combination of high quality and honest pricing. Each pair of boots is handcrafted with premium leathers from the best tanneries in North America and Goodyear welt construction that ensures a virtually waterproof seal.
There are no aliens at America's most famous top-secret military base, but what is there is just as interesting.
The jay will likely get the title, but representatives for the other four final contenders still have plenty to say about the pick.
Half a century after the bathyscape Trieste reached the bottom of the Mariana Trench, Nekton continues to push the boundaries of deep ocean exploration.
A handful of machinists keep these old beasts alive and running for the New York Times, even though spare parts are increasingly hard to find.
When you've run out of ideas, you buy someone else's.
Turns out, Colbert is actually a part of the whole racket: "As these super sleuths... these Da Vinci chodes have figured out, I'm on the Hillary payroll."
An elegy for one of evolution’s marvels.
"Titanfall 2" player Deadlokked has been routinely breaking speed records for the game's tutorial level, but this is just insane. In case you didn't catch it, he's starting to use grenades to launch him to just ludicrous speeds.
How Inception changed the way we listen to movies.
You have two ropes that take an hour to burn but do not burn at constant rates. How do you measure 15 minutes?
Humans are perpetual bullshit machines. Free energy does not exist.
Platinum Drive Realty brings young couples from New York on tours of houses in Scarsdale and other Westchester towns.
Thursday, sources confirmed to various publications that Andrew Puzder, CEO of CK Restaurants (parent company of Hardee's and Carl's Jr.), will serve as Secretary of Labor in the Trump administration. The executive has little government experience, and has been outspoken against President Obama's labor policies. Here's what you need to know.
The "Super Mario" creator/legend has still got it, playing one of the most recognizable gaming songs in the world.
Former astronaut and United States Senator John Glenn passed away in a Columbus, Ohio hospital on Thursday.
They’re zero-emissions. They drive themselves. And they’re longer than a blue whale. Can the humble city bus get a modern makeover?
Warning: if you accidentally swallow a watermelon seed, you may find yourself with a little bundle of joy nine months later.
The strange squabble over Vantablack, a coating that absorbs 99.965 percent of light.
Today, there aren't many Asian film hunks in Hollywood. But in 1915, Sessue Hayakawa was among the first sex symbols.
Remember when you thought to yourself "who needs cursive?" and gave up on practicing your handwriting? It's a good thing you did that, but this robot is making those skills obsolete.
In a lawsuit, shareholders say Andreessen was advising Facebook's CEO when he was supposed to be representing investors.
“Fuck 2016” was the one thing we could agree on, despite everything — a calm center we could all return to. It’s an arbitrary abstract antagonist with which no one can argue.
She also details a scandalous, wine-fueled "moment" she shared with Michael Jackson.
In an act of mild corporate rebellion, dudes are using apps like Poop Salary to track how much their jobs pay them to shit.
The length of an Earth day has grown by 1.8 milliseconds per century, a new study shows.
These Bluetooth headphones are immune to sweat and deliver top quality, wireless sound to help you power through your toughest workouts.
It takes time to get new subscribers by creating shows like "The Crown."
A long war over the dish's authenticity may be reaching its peak.
In his first news media interview since his arrest, Mr. Welch appeared downcast and at times distracted as he answered questions for 45 minutes, the maximum time allowed by the jail.
The Apple co-founder spent his own money, and more importantly, lots of his own time, showing us public school kids how to use the early internet.
Studies show that for most types of cognitively demanding tasks, anything but quiet hurts performance.
Are you a bluesy outdoorsman looking to express yourself through music and madness? You need look no further.
Julius Ceasar, Charlemagne, Napoleon — if there's one thing France has, it's an illustrious and rich history (even if it can all be summarized in under five minutes).
Last week the White House released a 100-page report on what the US needs to do to fix the major tech issues facing the nation — with the stipulation that only the Trump administration can execute on it.
Is the golazo going extinct?
One of the fundamental ways scientists measure the well-being of a nation is tracking the rate at which its citizens die and how long they can be expected to live.