In 1997, Victoria’s Secret was sending 450 million catalogs a year and seeing a return of $661 million in mail-order sales alone. Now, the lingerie giant is axing the nearly 40-year-old mailbox staple.
An ever-growing number of entrepreneurs is inventing new ways to try to sidestep the years previously required to produce what we would all recognize as whiskey.
Forty-seven years after George Washington was elected president and Congress was formed, the first black man was elected to public office.
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Either this trailer came detached from the truck driving up the road or Telsa is flirting with long haul trucking.
Congress is blamed for preventing the President from fulfilling his pledge. But that’s not the whole story.
On a day marked by vocal anti-Hillary protests by delegates, Michelle Obama's prime time speech stole the show.
"We would eat an ice cream cone to try to cool our body down. We give these guys a big cat version of an ice cream cone. It's literally a block of blood, frozen."
In a speech that began a lot like one of his stump speeches, Bernie Sanders delivered a strong endorsement of Hillary Clinton to cap off the first night of the Democratic National Convention, saying "based on her ideas and her leadership, Hillary Clinton must become the next President of the United States."
Fifteen people were killed and 45 others were injured in a stabbing attack at a disabled living facility near Tokyo. An employee of the facility told police a man carrying a knife broke into the building.
"There’s shit that you shouldn’t say running for president that Cartman should totally be allowed to say within a satirical cartoon."
Should you leave your phone plugged in while you slumber, or is that bad for your phone battery? Today, the age-old question actually has a definitive answer.
"Stop watching trailers. I don’t mean: 'If it makes you mad, you should avoid it!' I mean: Stop watching trailers. You’re buying a broken product."
The water supply for communities in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan is threatened by an oil spill that dumped an estimated 66,000 gallons of heavy oil, along with natural gas used to dilute it, into a major river.
After last week's crazy, Trump-tastic Republican Convention, Democrats hoped that this week's Democratic National Convention would be tame in comparison. Luckily for media hungry spectators, it looks like that won't be the case.
Comedian Sarah Silverman was a vocal Bernie Sanders supporter throughout his campaign, but at Monday night's DNC festivities, she backed Hillary in a funny speech, and gave Sanders fans a reality check.
It's rare to be able to feature a former "SNL" comedian at a political convention — who also happens to be totally qualified to be there. As you can imagine, Minnesota Senator Al Franken's speech was a bit funnier than the average convention address.
The spider's leg accidentally caught and broke while he was being placed in the jar. Luckily, the big guy has just the fix.
This is not a new phenomenon (the earliest use has been dated back to 1469), and it’s not exclusive to the English language.
Administration officials and cybersecurity experts believe this was a targeted leak to discredit the Clinton campaign and bolster Trump support. Get your tinfoil hat on, here's what to read about what could be the most politically significant hack in recent memory.
Swinging around what looks like a Wii remote in front of a green screen does not look like the most artistic act, but inside the VR world, this woman is creating a true masterpiece.
When Patrizia Reggiani married Maurizio Gucci, they became one of Italy’s first celebrity power couples. But then he left her — and she had him murdered. This is the incredible tale of glamour, sex, betrayal, death and prison in the dizzying world of high fashion.
If memes reiterate the inequities between black creators and white appropriators, can they also move us into a new collective blackness?
Rhino Warren is a cutie and a smarty, running back to his trainer in a joyous gallop whenever he hears his name called.
A buyer recently closed on a $1.33 million property in London. But this was no fabulous flat or family home. The property, situated in the affluent Chelsea neighborhood, was an enclosed garage that backed onto the client’s $33 million home. That’s right, a parking spot.
William Smith was the son of poor farmers and received little former education but he is now known as the Father of English Geology and his most famous creation has been called "The Map That Changed The World." The same map landed him in jail.
Doctors still earn high wages, but there are distinct gaps based on speciality — and, unfortunately, gender.
This pay-what-you-want bundle teaches you how to explore the world while making money, spending less and even learning to speak with locals.
Pop superstar Demi Lovato took the stage at the Democratic National Convention Monday night to do a bit of politicking, a little endorsing, and some singing too.
The folks over at Bad Lip Reading took Ted Cruz's now infamous RNC non-endorsement and turned it into this masterpiece.
The cost of a two-bedroom apartment in many parts of the country is too damn high. This interactive map shows what percentage of households in each state don't earn enough to afford one.
In a speech before the start of Monday's Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders addressed his longtime supporters, urging them to vote for Hillary Clinton in order to take down Trump. The crowd of devotees was not happy with that suggestion.
Yahoo, once valued at over $125 billion, created an iconic brand that ruled the Internet in its early days — now it's being sold to Verizon for $5 billion. Follow the key events that led to Yahoo's rapid rise and long stock-market decline.
Though she wasn’t an early women’s rights activist, Clinton was fortunate to come of age just as the modern feminist movement was beginning to expand opportunities for women in the workplace — and in politics.
Many countries keep their reserves a secret, meaning the price of oil is based on a huge amount of guesswork.
From short-lived butterflies to the basically immortal hydra, charting the maximum life span among a variety of species.
Few figures in American political life have inspired such deep and decades-long contempt. So why Hillary?
My partner doesn’t want his body. But I do.
This venerable ancestor was a single-cell, bacterium-like organism. But it has a grand name, or at least an acronym. It is known as Luca, the Last Universal Common Ancestor, and is estimated to have lived some four billion years ago, when Earth was a mere 560 million years old.
From "Pokémon Go" photoshops to political spoofs, there really are more fakes than ever swirling around the internet this summer. Stay skeptical out there, friends.