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Podcasting

Custody battle diverts flight

A Beijing-bound United Airlines flight returned to Washington's Dulles International Airport Thursday evening because of a child custody investigation.<p>United Airlines Flight 897 took off on time at 12:20 p.m. ET, but had to return to Dulles at the request of federal law enforcement, an airline …

The Truth About Iran: 5 Things That May Surprise Westerners

Given this history, it's not surprising that many Westerners fail to appreciate ways in which Iran is a relatively advanced and even liberal state.<p>It certainly took me by surprise when I traveled there last year.<p>If you've heard former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad describe the U.S. as the …

The new Moto X could be the best Android phone ever made

Today, Motorola announced its second-generation Moto X, the successor to the company’s rebooted flagship smartphone that was unveiled just over a year ago. Yes, the phone will simply be called Moto X again — not X+1, as some rumors had suggested — and it’ll be available for the same $499 unlocked …

Why Joan Rivers Was the Nicest Bitch I Ever Met

Joan Rivers' death was about as unexpected as you could get for an 81-year-old woman. It was a simple outpatient procedure, a throat endoscopy—child's play to a woman known for routinely updating her face game. As she famously said, "I've had so much plastic surgery, when I die, they'll donate my …

Comedy

How to Upgrade to Business Class for Free... Through Kindness

On my recent trip to Europe (in depth posts to follow, check my Instagram feed for some visual highlights) I was upgraded to business class for free, along with two of my travel companions.<p>I had never flown business class internationally before. A few years ago, I was magically upgraded on a …