Progressives Won The Minimum Wage Fight — Now They Think They Can Do It Again With Health Care And The Green New Deal
“Many movements have to walk through a little bit of ridicule and laughter before they can shift to people thinking, Oh, they were right.”
Democrats Are Worried About Ilhan Omar’s Safety After Trump Supporters Chanted “Send Her Back”
As Trump distanced himself from the chant Thursday, Democrats said they’re working to protect Omar and other members of Congress.
Grindr Wanted To Make The World Better For Queer People. Then A Chinese Gaming Company Bought It.
Over the last 18 months, Grindr has faced a federal investigation, layoffs, mismanagement, and internal turmoil. Now the popular gay dating and hookup app is looking for a new owner.
Lawmakers Want The Pentagon To Investigate A Bizarre Conspiracy Theory That The Government Weaponized Ticks And Spread Lyme Disease
Experts say the theory is not supported by science.
Trump And Hope Hicks Spoke With Michael Cohen Right Before He Organized Hush Money For Stormy Daniels
“I and members of the Trump Organization were directed by Mr. Trump to handle the Stormy Daniels’ matter, including making the hush money payment,” Cohen told BuzzFeed News from prison.
27 Pictures That Will Change Your Perspective Of The Moon Landing
On the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, here's a look back at the fascinating, odd, and iconic moments that occurred during the historic feat.
Before They Failed “The Squad,” Democrats Failed Other Women Of Color
Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and other first-year members of Congress are calling attention to a toxic legacy of racism within the Democratic Party.
Jeffrey Epstein Was Denied Bail And Will Remain In Jail As He Waits For His Trial
Epstein had offered to ground his private plane and pay for security guards to monitor his home detention while awaiting his trial for sex trafficking of underage girls.
The 🙃 Emoji Is The Breezy, Nihilist Face Of 2019
Whatever 🙃 means, that's how people feel about politics now 🙃
Here's The Most Complete Map So Far Of Amazon's Ring Camera Surveillance Partnerships With Local Police
Dozens of U.S. cities are working with the doorbell camera company, according to Fight for the Future.
These Journalists Are Facing Huge Threats And Injustice For Pursuing The Truth
Press freedoms are under assault around the world. These are the most urgent cases in July.
Incoming: The Life Hack Obsession
Trump singles out Ilhan Omar, Kevin Spacey charges dropped, concerns about FaceApp. Your BuzzFeed News newsletter, July 18.
Netflix Is Rolling Out A Low-Cost, Mobile-Only Subscription Plan For Users In India
The announcement comes at the same time the company said it lost 130,000 subscribers in the United States from April through June.
33 People Have Died After A Suspected Arson Attack At An Animation Studio In Japan
Witnesses heard a man shout "Die!" before the fire began, Japan's public broadcaster said.
It Helped Lock Up Killers And Rapists. Now Investigative Genealogy Has Cleared An Innocent Man Of Murder.
"It's a new life, a new beginning," said the man who spent 20 years behind bars after being wrongly convicted of rape and murder.
Trump's Supporters Chanted "Send Her Back!" As The President Attacked Rep. Ilhan Omar
The president's supporters echoed his racist remarks at a campaign rally, urging Rep. Ilhan Omar, a US citizen, to leave the country.
FaceApp Privacy Concerns Are Prompting A Call For The FBI To Investigate The Russia-Based App
Personal data "uploaded by millions of Americans onto FaceApp may be finding its way into the hands of the Russian government," a senator said.
The Suicide Edit In “13 Reasons Why” Is “Too Little, Too Late” For This Mom Whose Daughter Killed Herself
“It’s destroyed my family and we are still piecing our lives back together.”
Sephora Quietly Pulled These Sale Items After A Beauty YouTuber Accused It Of Selling Expired Makeup
The retailer told BuzzFeed News the products called into question by a YouTuber were not expired. But soon after, the products disappeared from its website.
The Young Simba And Nala Actors In "The Lion King" Said They "Tried To Keep It Really Authentic"
J.D. McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph told BuzzFeed News what it was like working on the remake of the beloved Disney classic. Just don’t ask them about real lions.
Prosecutors Have Dropped A Groping Case Against Kevin Spacey After His Accuser Declined To Testify
The Oscar-winning actor had been accused of getting an 18-year-old man drunk and groping him at the Nantucket bar where he worked as a busser in 2016.
Kathy Griffin Said She Hasn’t Reached Out To Anderson Cooper Since His Mom, Gloria Vanderbilt, Died
Griffin revealed she hasn’t reached out to her former friend since the death of his mother last month.
“Spell Coconut” Is A Viral Sex Tip That Has Now Turned Into A Meme
Think about it.
Why Are We Obsessed With Other People’s Daily Habits?
I’m starting to doubt that anyone’s “process” alone can solve the problem of how to do creative work in a cutthroat, capitalist world.
The Emmy For Best Comedy Actress Is Insanely Competitive This Year And Fans Are Shaking
It's impossible to choose among these women, but choose we must. Vote here.
Civil Servants Who Process Immigration Applications Are Being Asked To Help ICE Instead
One US Citizenship and Immigration Services staffer said agency leaders were more focused on helping law enforcement at the border than their actual responsibilities.
Opinion: Surrogacy Is About Bodily Autonomy. Feminists Should Embrace It.
It’s clear that surrogacy is a women’s rights issue, at the heart of debates over bodily autonomy and choice.
A Video Shows Trump And Jeffrey Epstein Laughing And Discussing Women's Looks At A 1992 Mar-A-Lago Party
Trump — who is seen making Epstein double over with laughter at the party — recently said that he wasn't a "big fan" of the accused sex trafficker.
The Best Day Of Joe Biden's Presidential Campaign Was The First One
And other things you can learn from new data on how many donors contributed to Democratic presidential campaigns each day this year.
These Maps Show Where Urban Sprawl Is Making Big Storms More Deadly
Where asphalt and concrete replace marshes and grasslands, heavy rain is more likely to cause flash flooding.
Morning Update: Protect "Schitt's Creek" At All Costs
The House condemns Trump's tweets, Planned Parenthood ousts its president, the Emmy nominations are here. Your BuzzFeed News newsletter, July 17.
Exclusive: Google Banned Major Chinese App Developer CooTek From The Play Store And Its Ad Platforms
CooTek apps continued to bombard users with disruptive ads even after the company said it had stopped.
A Google VP Told The US Senate The Company Has “Terminated” The Chinese Search App Dragonfly
But Karan Bhatia did not explicitly rule out working on tools for China in the future.
The House Voted To Condemn Trump’s Racist Tweets Attacking Four Congresswomen
The resolution says that Trump’s tweets “have legitimized and increased fear and hatred of new Americans and people of color.”
A Man Behind On His Rent Allegedly Killed Beloved Baton Rouge Activist Sadie Roberts-Joseph
Police said they have charged a tenant of Sadie Roberts-Joseph’s, who was found in the trunk of a car Friday, with first-degree murder. He owed her $1,200 in rent.
“Chernobyl” Star Jared Harris Urged Instagrammers Who Visit The Disaster Site To Be Careful
“I would just caution them to be careful because they seem to be posing on certain things that are potentially dangerous,” Harris told BuzzFeed News.
An American Scientist Found Dead In Greece May Have Been Raped By Her Attacker
Suzanne Eaton, 59, went missing July 2 while attending a conference in Crete. Her body was found in a World War II–era bunker six days later.
An Asylum Officer Said She Won’t Enforce "Immoral" Asylum Standards At The US–Mexico Border
She and her colleagues received no warning about the sweeping changes, which have already been challenged in court.
Planned Parenthood Has Ousted Its President, Leana Wen, Amid A Dispute Over The Organization's Direction
Wen had worked to emphasize the group’s status as a health care provider, leading to concerns among some staff that the organization was moving away from politics.
R. Kelly Was Denied Bond After Being Charged With Federal Sex Crimes
The R&B singer pleaded not guilty in Chicago federal court.