Rachel Maddow Endures Tricksy Politicians With Sleater-Kinney Jams

Rachel Maddow, bastion of political information in bold frames, shared her top five punk songs to help us survive the midterm elections on Late Night With Seth Meyers. Not sure if you've noticed, but the Democrats are chasing black folks around while Colorado politicians who've long been against a women's right to… » 10/21/14 11:30am Tuesday 11:30am

Seven Women's Bodies Found in Northern Indiana; Suspect In Custody

Seven women are dead in northwest Indiana and a 43 year-old man has confessed to killing them, including 19-year-old Afrikka Hardy and 35-year-old Anith Jones. The police are referring to the man as a "person of interest" while they continue their investigation but fear they may be dealing with a serial killer. » 10/20/14 10:50am Monday 10:50am

Oscar Pistorious and His Tears Are Angling for Community Service

On Friday, Oscar Pistorious cried again, like he has many times during his South African trial for killing of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The prosecution requested the minimum 10 year sentence for his charge of culpable homicide and Pistorious’ defense lawyer argued that the stress he’s endured since the shooting… » 10/17/14 10:10am Friday 10:10am

New Hunger Games Trailer Is All Bombed Out Houses And Sad Faces

Dystopia continues in the new Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part 1 teaser trailer featuring a pensive Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, and the voice of Plutarch Heavensbee, played by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, in the background. Between the imagery of a bombed-out District 12, Lorde's haunting song… » 10/16/14 9:50am 10/16/14 9:50am

When a Celebration of Women in Sports Becomes a Breasty Bachelor Party

Let’s celebrate women in sports! Let’s hire nude body paint models to do so! Wait … that might not be the best idea. Women’s Health Australia's staff is wishing they had this very conversation before hiring naked ladies to decorate their recent sports awards dinner in Sydney. » 10/15/14 2:30pm 10/15/14 2:30pm

Second Health Worker Infected With Ebola at Texas Hospital

A second Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital worker who cared for "patient zero" Thomas Eric Duncan has contracted Ebola. Duncan died last week and Nina Pham, the first nurse to be infected after caring for him, remains in quarantine. But don't panic, guys. » 10/15/14 11:00am 10/15/14 11:00am