How to Tell if Your BDSM Relationship Is Abusive
A psychologist explains the line between a healthy exchange of power and potentially fatal abuse.
Cracker Barrel's Bloodthirsty Decorative Pineapples Shred Human Flesh, Prompting Recall
The rustic-slash-tropical tchotchke you pick up on a road trip may take you on another trip to the ER.
China Suspends Carpool App After Two Passengers Murdered
Hitch, run by rideshare app Didi Chuxing, has been shut down for the time being.
A Bulletproof Backpack Isn't Enough to Keep Kids Safe in School Shootings
Some kids are heading back to school with bulletproof vests, jackets, and backpack inserts. But keeping kids safe is about more than buying expensive gear that may not be effective against an active shooter.
A Cop Explains Why Curfews Don't Work
How a 90s panic spawned a toxic trend that doesn’t make you safer and can target kids of color.
Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Poison Control Phone Operator
"We’ve [had people call about] sex toys that were accidentally swallowed and continued to vibrate in somebody’s stomach."
The Privacy and Perception Issue
As a Sex Worker With a Chronic Illness, FOSTA Means Losing My Medical Care
In a nation lacking universal healthcare, recent legislation effectively cut a thread by which many disabled people climbed out of poverty.
A Country That Has More Than 100 Nukes Is Just Owning Itself
A new report out today shows that launching more than 100 nukes puts the aggressor country at risk of starving its own population.
Four PR Nightmares Waiting to Happen in UFC
Whether it's the safety of fighters, or the biggest stars routinely getting popped for PEDs, the UFC has a few problems waiting in the wings.
Walmart Will Pay Out $7.5 Million to Man in Watermelon Accident
The Army veteran broke his hip after reaching for a watermelon on display at an Alabama store.
Marco Pierre White Restaurant Says 'Decorative Plants' Led to Poor Hygiene Rating
The operators claim that the plants "attracted an abundance of fruit flies."
Chuck Schumer Goes to War With Snortable Chocolate
Schumer says Coco Loko is "like cocaine on training wheels.”