Aidan Culhane

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South Africa Holds State Funeral for Mandela

Freakonomics Radio - Stephen J. Dubner and WNYC Studios

Are Gay Men Really Rich? A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast - Freakonomics

(Photo: Ludovic Bertron)<p>Our latest episode is called “Are Gay Men Really Rich?” (You can subscribe to the podcast at iTunes, get the RSS feed, or …

Spend Sunday Morning with Dirty Jobs' Mike Rowe Talking College Debt, Work Ethic, and Blue Collar Jobs

If it's Sunday morning, it's Reason's deliberate counter-programming to the boring, Team Red/Team Blue yak shows. Here's a 40-minute-long …

Florida State Jameis Winston Wins Heisman Trophy

Florida State quarterback “Famous Jameis” Winston lived up to his nickname when he became the youngest college football player to win the Heisman …

Hellenic, Viking or Jewish? A Genetic Quest For Our Origins

<b>GENEVA</b> — Have you heard the story of the white supremacist who found out on live television that he's part-Sub-Saharan African? It happened on NBC …

Despite the improving economy, George Osborne is still unpopular

Now that the economy is recovering and George Osborne has overtaken Ed Balls in the polls for having the best economic policies, he may be forgiven for wondering if wider rehabilitation is next. The Chancellor’s allies have long seen him as the man who will succeed David Cameron, perhaps in 2018, …

Weekend Reading: A Master Counterfeiter, a Psychedelic Murder

“Five PM at the Sloppy Tuna and the Christians are party ready.” With that, Jordan Kisner begins “Jesus Raves,” in the new issue of <i>n+1</i>—a profile of Pastor Parker Richard Green (“tawny of skin, blue of eye, blond of crew cut”) and his flock of young evangelicals, who frequent such beer-spattered …

Brandy Lee Rose Devine, Mom Who Let Baby Starve During Meth Binge, Gets 15 Years For Child's Death

A California mother who left her 2-year-old baby with cerebral palsy alone to starve to death while she indulged on a weekend-long methamphetamine binge was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison Friday.<p>Brandy Lee Rose Devine, 26, was found guilty of second degree murder and related charges in the …

Apple iPhone 5S Outsells Samsung In October, a report says

Apple iPhone 5S became the top-selling smartphone for the third consecutive month in the US. According to a new research by the folks at CounterPoint …

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Five questions with The Club Fix founder Bronson Wright

<i>From the Dec. 11 edition of Golf Digest Stix:</i><p>Bronson Wright is the founder of The Club Fix, a California clubfitter that just opened locations in New York City, Thailand and Mesa, Ariz. He took five questions from Stephen Hennessey<p><i>Fitting in: Wright's shops expanded to Asia in 2013.</i><p><b>Q: Are these new</b> …

Here's a Facebook post we don't get to use often: "Headed into the final round, Jack Nicklaus is only two back." Scores from the PNC Father/Son: http://pgat.us/6185dyIz

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013: live

Follow live updates from the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards on Sunday Dec 15, 2013.<p>• <b>The show starts on BBC1 at 7.40pm (GMT)</b><br>• <b>Andy Murray didn't attend because he's in training</b><br>• <b>He also missed his interview because he was in the shower</b><br>• <b>He still won though!</b><br>• <b>The Lions win Team of the Year</b><br>• <b>Sir</b> …

Andy Murray

Unraveling the Mysterious Impacts of Lightning on the Human Body

Scientists in South Africa also hope to improve safety education in the "lightning capital of the world."<p><b>In the self-proclaimed lightning capital of the world, Johannesburg, South African researchers are conducting experiments to understand how the human body reacts to a lightning strike. Their</b> …