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Study: More teens are fleeing from Facebook

An iStrategyLabs report from January 2014 caused quite a ruffle among the Facebook top brass and inv…

18 houses that Christmas harder than you

The bright and pulsating LEDS, the raggedy old Santa and reindeer figurines, the astronomical electr…

Kurdish forces claim to have broken Islamic State's siege of Mount Sinjar

Kurdish forces said they have broken Islamic State's siege of Mount Sinjar in northern Iraq, where t…

Candle heater captures the hearts of funders on Indiegogo

Candles are often used for decoration, or to make a room smell like lilacs, but can you use them for…

9 Scheduling Benefits Employees Love — and Work Hard to Keep

It might seem counterintuitive, but many entrepreneurs are finding that being flexible — for e…

16 interesting facts about your favorite holiday movies

That kid from A Christmas Story has been a bigger part of your holiday binge-watch than you might re…

Comedy as activism: Why laughing together beats mourning alone

"Humor is laughing at what you haven't got when you ought to have it." This famous first sentence of…

Women in the British Army could soon be taking up combat roles

LONDON — Women in the British Army could be allowed to fight on the front line for the first t…

The best kisses of 2014

2014 was filled with enough powerful, poignant and sweet embraces to kiss this year goodbye. Here ar…

The ultimate gift guide for the techie in your life

In the waning weeks of 2014, one of the most tech-centric years in recent memory, you may be wonderi…

Airbnb signs deal to collect tourist taxes in Amsterdam

Airbnb has signed a deal with the city of Amsterdam to collect and pay taxes from hosts. See also: T…

Minecraft creator beats out Beyoncé for $70M Beverly Hills mansion

The most expensive home in Beverly Hills — which triggered a bidding war among celebrities and…

Rich Russians buy up London property as ruble tumbles

LONDON — The falling value of the ruble has led to a lot of economic uncertainty in Russia. Bu…

Stephen Colbert cheats death in final 'Report'

Stephen Colbert, the pseudo-conservative commentator and talk-show host developed by the real Stephe…

10 weirdest things that have been pulled out of people's bums

Everyone has done something stupid to get themselves into trouble, but idiotic stunts that can land…

The best iPad apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and a new lineup of tablets from Apple, iPad users got some pretty big updates in 2014…

A complete recap of 'The Interview,' the movie Sony may never show you

LOS ANGELES — Sony has no plans at the moment to release The Interview after scrapping its Chr…

Eight children stabbed to death in Cairns suburb

Eight children, aged between 18 months and 15 years old, were found stabbed to death in a home in th…

Ho-ho-hair: The 12 beards of Christmas

'Tis the season for facial hair. In her photo series, "The Twelve Beards of Christmas," Stephanie Ja…

Women's big-wave surfing makes a splash with WickrX Super Sessions

PRINCETON-BY-THE-SEA, California — The conditions weren't epic, at least by the standards of w…