A Massachusetts School District Is Sorry for a Photo of a Black Girl on...

(BRIDGEWATER, Mass.) — A Massachusetts school district has apologized after a photo appeared to show two white children holding leashes attached to a black child. The children were wearing 17th...

Why Do People Insist on Making Awkward Small Talk in an Elevator?

TIME’s new weekly roundup brings you the best and most surprising things happening on Reddit: Why make small talk with people in an elevator? A user on Ask Reddit posed the...

Review: Myanmar’s Enemy Within and the Making of Anti-Muslim Rage

Recent weeks have likely forever stained Myanmar’s widely heralded transition from direct military rule. From a feel-good story of the retreat of the military and the rise to power...

Here’s What the New MacArthur ‘Geniuses’ Are Doing With All That Cash

The MacArthur Foundation on Wednesday named 24 new “geniuses,” or fellows who receive a hefty cash prize to spend however they see best fit. MacArthur winners show “exceptional creativity...

Here’s Where You Should Live Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Where you should move to next could be written in the stars. We spoke to astrologer Jennifer Angel, founder of Jennifer Angel Horoscopes, to see where you should live based...

You Can Now Buy Taco Bell Merchandise at Forever 21

If you ever aspired to wear a Taco Bell-themed bodysuit, Forever 21 is making your dreams come true this week. In a collaboration between the fast food and the fast...

‘It Looked Like the Apocalypse.’ California Residents Watch in Horror as Wildfires Destroy Their...

Eduardo Flores and his wife could only stare in shock as a massive fireball swallowed their longtime home in Santa Rosa, Calif. within minutes. The Army veteran had woken up...

Mom Killed in Car Crash After Visiting ‘Miracle’ Twins in the Hospital

The family of Katie Evans, a devoted mother of six, never expected her most recent trip to see her premature baby girls at a hospital would be her last. “She...

The 11 Best Places to Travel in November

November is a funny month for travel. Most people are aware that the holiday season is coming soon, with long breaks for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve, and...

These Are the Victims of the Las Vegas Shooting

Sonny Melton and his wife, Heather, were listening to Jason Aldean sing some country tunes at a Las Vegas music festival Sunday night when a noise rang out —...

Jim Carrey Responds to Ex-Girlfriend’s Claims of ‘Mental Abuse and Disease’

Jim Carrey introduced his ex-girlfriend Cathriona White to “cocaine, prostitutes, mental abuse and disease,” according to a recently unearthed letter allegedly written by White in 2013. The actor is currently...

Where You Should Road Trip, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

You’ve probably heard (ad nauseam) that it’s not always about the destination, but the journey that leads you there. And, while you may roll your eyes upon hearing it...

A Model Almost Lost Her Eye After Getting a Sclera Tattoo. Here’s Why She...

A Canadian woman nearly lost her eye after undergoing a dangerous and increasingly popular procedure to permanently color in the whites of her eyes. Catt Gallinger, a 24-year-old model, had...

The 30 Most Visited Cities in the World in 2017

This week Mastercard released its 2017 Global Destination Cities Index, which provides a ranking of the 132 most visited cities around the world. Measured by the number of international overnight...

Meet the New Spider Species Named After Bernie Sanders

What do Bernie Sanders, Barack Obama Michelle Obama, Leonardo DiCaprio and David Bowie have in common? Thanks to researchers at the University of Vermont, they all have a new...