| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Imagine learning, after a difficult breakup, that your ex has posted sexual images of you, along with private information that makes them easy for friends, family members and co-workers to find just by Googling your name.
That’s what one Chicago...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:28 AM
By Joseph Ax
NEW YORK, March 7 (Reuters) - Former Manhattan madam Kristin
Davis, whose quixotic bid for New York City comptroller last
year was interrupted by her arrest on drug charges, pleaded
guilty on Friday to selling prescription drugs for cash....
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:11 PM
A prominent New York real estate developer and socialite told investigators he has no idea who shot him at his expansive Long Island estate, police said.
Gary Melius, 69, remained in stable condition Tuesday about 24 hours after a masked gunman fired...
| Feb 22, 2014
A 36-inch blizzard in the Mid-Atlantic was cited by Harvard Professor and former Vice President Al Gore as yet further proof of global warming. "The colder it gets, the more we should worry," commented Professor Gore, shortly before leaving on his private...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:29 PM
WASHINGTON – They’re not perfect measures of public interest, but the year-end roundups released by tech giants Google, Twitter and Facebook do provide some insight into the online political curiosity of the nation.
Of the year’s...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Just when I was starting to think that Toronto had the market covered on drunken, cocaine-binging politicians, along comes Rep. Trey Radel.
The Florida tea party Republican and self-styled "hip-hop conservative" — really, that’s how he...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:33 PM
If only Anthony Weiner had this feature two years ago.
Twitter is now letting users send pictures to others through private messages sent on its platform.
The San Francisco company announced the new feature Tuesday as it rolled out a major update...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:24 AM
In a scene in the HBO series "Newsroom," brainy financial reporter Sloan Sabbith confronts her spurned lover, who has posted nude pictures of her on the Internet as payback. The pictures are an immediate sensation — they have their own Facebook page...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Old-timers may recall the old days when Canadian politics were not just dull but almost blank. As empty as a modern white-on-white canvas depicting some vast snow belt in the featureless depths of Arctic winter.
But that was before Toronto's mayor and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:37 PM
NEW YORK – With violent crime at historic lows but rents and homelessness at record highs, New Yorkers elected Democrat Bill de Blasio as their next mayor Tuesday after embracing his vow to bridge the gap between rich and poor and to end police...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:32 AM
What would TV do without Anthony Weiner? The disgraced former congressman and failed mayoral candidate, otherwise known as "Carlos Danger," has fueled countless hours of cable-news coverage, of course, but his technological antics have also provided...