The 🙃 emoji is the breezy, nihilist face of 2019
The "Star Trek: Picard" Trailer Shows The Captain Reuniting With Seven Of Nine And Data
This State Lawmaker Says She Was Told In A Supermarket This Week To "Go Back" To Where She Came From
Erica Thomas is an American who is serving in the Georgia House while her husband is serving in the military.
A Couple Who'd Traveled The World Together Were Killed Along A Highway In Canada
Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler were found dead along a highway in British Columbia Monday.
A 9-Year-Old Girl Died After Wind Blew A Bounce House Into Power Lines
Lizzy Hammond was remembered by her family for her generous spirit.
Samantha Bee Opened Up About "The Daily Show" Hosting Gig Going To Trevor Noah
Bee told BuzzFeed News that Comedy Central "didn’t have a super great track record at the time of looking within their own talent pool and figuring out who to bring forward."
Opinion: Cops Finally Found A Decent Use For Sex Trafficking Charges
Police and prosecutors love to use claims of 'sex trafficking' to crack down on innocent sex workers. For once, they seem to be getting it right.
FYI, Even Furries Think The "Cats" Trailer Looks Bad
"Furries want something they can fuck/fap to and the Cats movie is not that," one furry said.
These Pictures Show How Dogs Were Used To Explore Space
"All astronauts today owe what we know about surviving in weightlessness... to inadvertent pioneering of these space dogs."
8 Photo Stories That Will Challenge Your View Of The World
Here are some of the most interesting and powerful photo stories from across the internet.
Rick Grimes Will Return To "The Walking Dead" In A Feature Film
The can’t-be-killed deputy sheriff will whack zombies in a theater near you.
US Asylum Officers Have Been Told To Quickly Process Immigrants Subject To Trump’s Ban
The directive comes days before a pair of lawsuits over the Trump administration’s policy are set to be heard in federal court.
We Found Out What Actually Happens To Your Data When You Upload It To FaceApp
There’s no evidence that the app is uploading your whole camera roll to Russia. We ran the tests.
Trump Is Now Going To Try To Get Rapper A$AP Rocky Out Of Swedish Prison
Rocky has been detained in Sweden following a fight last month. Despite celebrities and politicians getting involved, efforts to free him have, so far, been unsuccessful.
For Four Months, A Guy Has Been Messaging A Stranger Online What He's Having For Dinner
And now internet mutuals are friend-shipping them hard.
25 Of The Most Powerful Photos Of This Week
From the heated exchange between President Trump and the Democratic congresswomen known as "the Squad" to the 50th anniversary of the first lunar mission, these are the most striking and memorable pictures from this past week.
13 Philadelphia Cops Will Be Fired For Racist And Violent Facebook Posts
The move came after the Plain View Project identified thousands of offensive and disturbing posts made by police officers around the US, sparking several investigations.
A Beautiful New Billboard In Detroit Proclaims, "Trans People Are Sacred"
"I just hope people feel free and joyful when they see it, especially trans folks."
The "Cats" Trailer Has Made The Internet Lose Its Damn Mind And Now There's Remixes
I AM LOSING MY MIND.
There’s A New Movement Trying To Create An Intellectual Strain Of Trumpism. It Just Doesn’t Know What Exactly That Means.
The National Conservatism Conference sought to define a nationalism apart from President Trump, but it didn't lay out a specific agenda.
There Are Extra Beds At Permanent Government Facilities, So Why Aren't Unaccompanied Kids Getting Sent There?
The Trump administration is arguing that a lack of open beds isn’t the issue.
We Got To The Moon Six Times. Here's Why America Really, Really Didn’t Want To Go Back.
“NASA said we’ll bet on the future,” said one space historian. That future just didn’t include moon landings.
Welcome To “Moscopoli”: Here’s Everything That’s Happened Since BuzzFeed News Revealed The Proposed Secret Deal Between Italy’s Far Right And Russia
It’s Italy’s “Moscowgate” and it’s blown up Italian politics.
These Maps Show How Many Cities Are Much Hotter Than Their Surroundings
Big cities typically amplify summer heat. In a heat wave, those few extra degrees can be a killer.
A Russian Hockey Player Actually Spoke Out Against Putin In An Interview
“I doubt if he can tell good from bad,” the New York Rangers’ Artemi Panarin said of Putin, becoming one of the highest-profile Russian athletes to call out the Russian president.
These Powerful Pictures Show What Life Is Like In Latin America Today
“When people look at these photos, they’re confronted with the reality of what’s happening and the experiences of individuals.”
Julián Castro Is The First Democratic Presidential Candidate To Call For Puerto Rico’s Governor To Resign Over Mass Protests
"I don’t think that Rosselló can be effective anymore," Castro told BuzzFeed News.
Are Straight Women OK?
Lisa Taddeo’s Three Women is framed as a sweeping exploration of human desire, when it’s really just one more “relatable” narrative of straight women’s sexual despair.
Morning Update: "Cats" Will Tear Us Apart
Ilhan Omar receives threats, Epstein denied bail, your weekend longreads. Your BuzzFeed News newsletter, July 19.
A Gas Station Clerk Who Told Latina Women "They Need To Go Back To Their Country" Has Been Fired
In a video, the clerk is seen complaining about undocumented immigrants and telling a group of Latina customers that, "ICE will come."
Undocumented Immigrants Are Canceling Abortion Appointments Because They're Afraid Of Getting Deported
Reproductive health organizations across Texas and New Mexico say anti-immigrant rhetoric has caused an uptick in appointment cancellations.
Here's Who Will Be Debating Each Night Of The Second 2020 Democratic Debate
The debates are in Detroit on July 30 and 31.
Andy Ngo Has The Newest New Media Career. It's Made Him A Victim And A Star.
“A single man standing there with a camera who never got hit and never hit back before in his life.”
AT&T Partners With Rival Verizon On Web Portal Business
Verizon will now run AT&T’s email business as well as its portal, BuzzFeed News has learned.
Two Morehouse College Students Said A Male Staffer Sexually Harassed Them, Prompting An Investigation
“He would pinch on my cheeks, hug me, do things that made me uncomfortable,” one of the students told BuzzFeed News in his first media interview.
A Top Ad Agency’s Employees Are Angry Their Firm Does Work For Trump’s Border Patrol
“We’re willing to work with companies that sell big tobacco. We’re willing to work with companies that contribute to obesity rates. And I guess, what I’m mostly hearing is that we’re willing to work with companies that are allowing children to die.”
The Illinois Man Convicted Of Killing An International Student Was Sentenced To Life In Prison
Brendt Christensen avoided the death penalty after jurors could not reach a unanimous verdict.
These Dramatic Pictures Show The Huge Protests Against The Puerto Rico Governor
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Puerto Rico in protest against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló following the leak of his misogynistic and anti-gay text messages.
WWF Is Investigating Two More Alleged Murders At A Park Where Rangers Are Accused Of Rape And Torture
The World Wide Fund for Nature is investigating an alleged double murder at a park it manages where rangers have already been accused of gang rape and torture. The global mega-charity said it is “deeply concerned for those affected by alleged abuse.”