‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,’ Chadwick Boseman’s final film, gets a charming first trailer

Icons are born in every generation, and sometimes we get lucky enough to watch their journey. The Netflix trailer for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is full of them: Viola Davis in...

TikTok makes it clear: QAnon is prohibited on the platform

QAnon is running out of major online platforms where it can spread its conspiracies. In a statement to NPR, the viral video app TikTok has confirmed that...

‘This is fine’ Halloween decoration perfectly nails 2020

Nothing screams 2020 quite like the "This is fine" meme, which is why the image of that distressed little dog surrounded by flames makes the perfect Halloween decoration.

Does monogamy work? This new book explores the controversial question.

Unlike what you may have been told, monogamy isn't inherent to human biology. Moreover, it's not inherent to many animals in nature: Less than three percent of mammals in...

R.I.P. Trusted Contacts, the latest app Google has marked for death

The Google Grim Reaper has claimed another app's soul. Google is shutting down its Trusted Contacts app, as spotted by Android Police. It's gone from the App...

COVID-19 proves that suicide is much more than a personal struggle

As the United States settles into fall, fears that the coronavirus pandemic will worsen are coming true. Infection rates have spiked in the midwest and Great Plains. There's a resurgence of COVID-19 in several neighborhoods in New York...

A stolen Supreme Court seat drives a day of Women’s March protests

"His presidency began with women marching and now it’s going to end with woman voting. Period." That was Women's March executive director Rachel O'Leary Carmona speaking on...

Here’s how Apple will make your iPhone 12 pickup coronavirus-safe

Apple’s new iPhone 12 lineup begins dropping Oct. 23. The company’s latest mobile phone model is a bit different than its previous iterations. For example, this will be the first iPhone...

Facebook says it’s blocked millions of ads trying to ‘obstruct voting’ in U.S. election

With the U.S. presidential election just weeks away, voter suppression efforts are in full swing on social media. Among the prime targets for voter suppression...

Adele returns to ‘Saturday Night Live’ as host, with musical guest H.E.R.

British singer and number one breakup songwriter of the century Adele will return to the Saturday Night Live stage on Oct. 24. Not as a musical guest, but as the episode's...