State-sanctioned killing has been banned in fits and starts over the course of American history, a reflection of a national character that is alternately progressive and puritan.
Listening in on the plaintive plea of a man who couldn't go inside his house because of an angry feline.
Also this week: A guy beat a baby because it was crying while he was trying to watch TV.
Attorneys general from 21 states are asking a federal court to overturn Maryland's ban on assault weapons. If a judge agrees, the case could be headed for the Supreme Court.
Furnsss's new single is druggy dream pop that feels tailor-made for being played in a basement at high volume while you burn through a six-pack and a box of whippets.
With the help of schools across the country, the US military is exploiting a loophole in the law to gather personal information on millions of Americans.
When we heard that a Monster Jam event was happening about two hours outside of New York, we grabbed our buddy Dan, shoved two hits of acid down his throat, and headed up to Hartford, Connecticut, to find out what kind of damage a gigantic truck with 2,00…
There are 270 million legal guns in the US. Regardless of where you stand on the issue of firearms laws, you might say that the situation presents a wicked problem—something that can't be objectively solved or even described.
Between 3D-printing, rising production and still-lax regulations, Americans will have more access to guns than ever.
Let's be careful what we say, okay?