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Iowa DL Faith Ekakitie Held at Gunpoint by Police While Playing 'Pokemon Go'

Iowa Hawkeyes defensive lineman Faith Ekakitie was stopped and searched by Iowa City Police on Wednesday, with four officers holding him at gunpoint.<p>Ekakitie wrote about the situation on Facebook, and his account of the events began getting attention over the weekend.<p>Ekakitie said he fit a suspect …

10 Tips For Talking To Your Parents About Your Mental Health

It's hard, but it'll be worth it.<p><i>Welcome to BuzzFeed's Mental Health Q&A, where we consult with experts to answer your biggest mental health questions. Have a question about mental or emotional health, happiness, relationships, stress, or anything else? Hit us up at</b> …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

From true crime to comedy, here’s your guide to the very best ear candy, plus some top podcasters’ favourites<p><b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might …

1 Question Is All You Need to Judge Someone's Personality

This research-backed shortcut can give you an instant sense of someone's character.<p>If you want to better understand someone's personality, there's no shortage of options. Psychologists have developed various checklists and inventories to evaluate everything from whether someone is a card-carrying …

Psychology

The Fragility Of Nature Captured By Daniel Beltrá

Spanish Photographer Daniel Beltrá’s passion for environmental conservation is evident in his stirring images of the natural world.Read more

Conservation

You know you’re a traveler when…

When I was a youngin’ I would daydream a scene of myself running around airport corridors while I moved from one gate to the next, jetting my way …

Painted olives, counterfeit sugar and booze on global list of seized bogus foods

PARIS—It reads like the world’s worst menu.<p>Italian olives painted with copper sulphate solution, Sudanese sugar tainted with fertilizer, and hundreds …

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

But that doesn't mean anyone can't <i>appear</i> to look more intelligent than they actually may be.<p>In fact, there are plenty of science-backed ways to convince others that you're a modern-day Einstein as soon as you meet them.<p>We rounded up 15 of them so you can impress your boss and buddies with your …

Psychology

Cat got your tongue? Study to examine if pets adopt owner's accent

Swedish researchers will use recordings to find out if a miaow sounds different depending on how felines are spoken to<p>Scientists in Sweden have launched a study to answer the pressing question of whether pet cats adopt their owner’s accent.<p>From recordings of animals across the country, the …

How to speed up a sluggish broadband connection

A good Internet connection depends not only on the quality of service and the speed offered by your Internet service provider (ISP), but also on what …

Boy shot in back by stray bullet after pleading in video for end to Chicago violence

Last year, 12-year-old Zarriel Trotter spoke out against the violence roiling his Chicago neighborhood.<p>“I don’t want to live around my community where I’ve got to keep on hearing and hearing: People keep on getting shot, people keep on getting killed,” Trotter said in a public-service announcement …

Law Enforcement