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What Is Meow Meow, the Drug That Made a Teen Cut Off His Genitals?

A look at the powerful amphetamine that caused a recent user to engage in horrific self-mutilation<p>Of all the nicknames for a street drug, the newish …

Band of Horses Cover Fan's Cover of 'Part One'

Band inspired by Denai Moore's stripped-down approach to the song<p>Band of Horses were so taken by a young fan's cover of their song "Part One" that …

Big Day Out hits Australia's Gold Coast with Snoop Dogg and Arcade Fire

Fans look forward to seeing heavyweight international acts like Pearl Jam, but would prefer to see more Australian bands higher on the bill<p>Over 40,000 music fans have descended on the Gold Coast for the first of the 2014 Big Day Out festivals.<p>The festival, which tours Australia, features a …

Drake hosted Saturday Night Live, and did not disappoint

He started on <i>Degrassi</i>, now he’s hosting <i>Saturday Night Live</i>. Last night, Drake joined a group of select few to have pulled double duty on the …

Boy Struck in School Shooting Released From Hospital

A teenage boy who was struck during a shooting at a Philadelphia high school was released from the hospital on Sunday.<p>The 17-year-old boy along with …

Obama to propose key changes in data collection program

President Barack Obama will announce steps that could transform the way the government keeps the vast amount of telephone data collected through its surveillance activities, NBC News has learned. The president is not expected to advocate where the metadata should be kept, only that the federal …

Vatican Comes Under U.N. Scrutiny Over Priest Abuse Scandal

The Vatican came in for tough public scrutiny over its handling of the clergy sex abuse scandal at a United Nations hearing Thursday in Geneva.<p>The U.N. Committee on the Rights of the Child took church officials to task during what The Associated Press described as a "grilling" that insisted the …

Raft Of Christie Officials Subpoenaed In Bridgegate: Report

The PolitickerNJ report cites an anonymous source and has not been independently confirmed by Business Insider.<p>The reported list of subpoena targets also includes top officials from Christie's 2013 re-election campaign and from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. It does not include …

Government

Christie Concedes 'Mistakes Were Made' In Bridge Scandal

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, engulfed in scandal over the politically motivated closing of bridge access lanes and questions about how he spent federal Hurricane Sandy aid, pledged Tuesday to "cooperate with all appropriate inquiries."<p>In his annual State of the State speech from the State …