The story behind Guantánamo Diary, steeped in unknowable complexity and murky details, is perhaps the perfect parable of the post-9/11 era.
Since the late 1960s, Wurlitzer has been a screenwriter. None of the films he wrote raked in box-office millions, but people speak about him in superlatives—that he's one of a kind, that he's his own genre.
Canberra responded to a damning report from the Australian Human Rights Commission by attacking the Commission's president and avoiding the issue altogether.
Even the Romanian Prime Minister complained that "The Romanians Are Coming" is prejudiced.
Brisbane's Gallery of Modern Art has banned selfie sticks, presumably after too many people swung them close to art in the pursuit of the perfect #artselfie.
Forget Slayer vs Metallica, we asked the more important question, the Color Morale or Icon For Hire?
New research suggests that schizophrenia is part of what makes humans, human.
We talked to two urban fishermen who camp alongside the Thames to catch and release everything from carp to eels.
The musician performed the track live at the BRIT Awards, featuring Allan Kingdom and a giant flamethrower.
"The evidence says that we do not understand why it was built or who built it," a police official said at a press conference.
FBI agents arrested three foreign nationals on Wednesday, one of whom was about to board a plane to Turkey with aims of joining the Islamic State in Syria.
In California, if you tell a medical professional you've checked out underage nudes, they're required to report you to the police.
Environmental activists may have killed the pipeline for now, but as the Keystone saga drags on, the root causes of climate change go unchecked.
A very misguided man in Kansas is suing Edward Snowden, Laura Poitras, and the official promoters of Citizenfour in one of the most annoyingly insane lawsuits in recent memory.
Marijuana is not more dangerous than alcohol. Or so says a new study, which looked into the deadliness of recreational drugs and found that booze is 114 times more lethal than weed.
There's a new Alien movie coming soon, which should be cause for celebration—if only Colonial Marines had never been made.
Josh Denbeaux takes on cases most attorneys would consider lost causes. When I asked him why, he said, "Well, I don't lose."
We spoke to the British performer about his new show, in which he pretends to be a woman online to catfish truck drivers and drills a hole in his wall to record the sound of his neighbors having sex.
White people keep giving me backhanded compliments because of my brow game, and I wish they would stop.
An unflinching examination of sexual assaults that have been covered up by colleges and universities across America.
The new teaser for Mr. Wonderful shows what might happen if Action decided to make an album full of ballads produced by Danny Tamberelli (Little Pete from Pete & Pete, Michael's annoying ass son, Jimmy, from GTA V).
Thousands of young New Yorkers, many of whom are gay, bisexual, or trans, are trading sex for shelter.
Legendary bartender Don Lee has decided to come out of the cannabis closet and graciously agreed to push the weed-infused cocktail conversation further by creating three strain-specific libations.
"I embrace change. Sometimes it can be hard to see, but it's the way life is. You gotta embrace it, or you're gonna be a bitter old man, you know?"