The IRS Is Ignoring Rich Tax Dodgers and Going After the Poor

On Tuesday, ProPublica and The Atlantic published an investigation into one of the longest-running and most troubling trends in the United States government: the slow, quiet destruction of the Internal Revenue Service. Decades of Republican attacks and budget cuts have left the IRS a shell of its former self, and with a businessman whose family […]

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Missing 52-year-old woman, Rangewood – Queensland Police News

Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a 52-year-old woman reported missing from Rangewood early this morning. Kim Wyld (pictured) was last seen in Flagstone Drive just after midnight. Police and family hold concerns for her saftey as she has a medical condition. She is Caucasian, approximately 168cm tall with brown hair and brown […]

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Report: Bears’ Bryce Callahan Suffered Broken Foot Injury vs. Rams | Bleacher Report

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images Chicago Bears cornerback Bryce Callahan reportedly suffered a broken foot on Sunday night against the Los Angeles Rams, according to Mike Garafolo of NFL.com. Per that report, the injury is to Callahan’s fifth metatarsal. Garofolo noted that Callahan’s “timeline is TBD but he’ll likely be out a while. He was balling, so a tough […]

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Real Mexican Drug Traffickers Find ‘Narcos: Mexico’ Nostalgic and Relatable

A version of this article originally appeared on VICE en Español. Season four of Netflix’s Narcos transports viewers to 1980s Mexico, following the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel and the events that launched the decades-long Mexican drug war. As the storylines of Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo (Diego Luna), AKA El Padrino (“The Godfather”), and DEA […]

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Champ Bailey’s Son Keevan Commits to Colorado State as 3-Star CB | Bleacher Report

Jack Dempsey/Associated Press Keevan Bailey, the son of 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey, has committed to play college football at Colorado State. Bailey announced his decision Monday: ✨Keevan Bailey✨ @KeevanBailey ‼️COMMITTED‼️ https://t.co/cuXJqeXCiQ 247Sports rates the 6’1″, 175-pound defensive back as a 3-star recruit and the 107th-ranked player at his position.         […]

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Rai, Edulji in war of words over hiring of India women’s coach

1:57 PM ET Sidharth Monga Nagraj Gollapudi The question of the coach for the India women’s team, itself a highly divisive matter within the side, has become the latest flashpoint in the two-member Committee of Administrators (CoA), with Diana Edulji taking strong exception to the “unilateral” decision taken by Vinod Rai over the process of […]

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The Wackiest Moments from 11 Years of Kathie Lee on ‘Today’

After hosting alongside Hoda Kotb for 11 years, Kathie Lee Gifford announced she’s leaving the Today Show in an emotional live segment Tuesday. The co-hosts cried so much during Gifford’s speech that the crew dropped in a box of Kleenex for the duo. Gifford said she only meant to host the fourth hour of Today […]

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Report: Titans Investigating Alleged Racial Slurs Directed at Leonard Fournette | Bleacher Report

Silas Walker/Getty Images The Tennessee Titans have reportedly launched an investigation after Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette alleged a fan at Nissan Stadium directed racial slurs at him during Thursday’s game leading to a verbal confrontation caught on video. On Tuesday, TMZ Sports reported the Titans are working to identify the fan involved in […]

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Watch This 102-Year-Old Woman Become the Oldest Person to Go Skydiving

A 102-year-old woman officially became the world’s oldest skydiver last weekend, falling 14,000 feet through the skies above Australia to raise money for charity and making the rest of us look like a bunch of lazy waste cases in the process, ABC News reports. It wasn’t the first time Irene O’Shea had taken the plunge […]

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Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Is Putting in Work One Year After Spinal Injury | Bleacher Report

Bills Superfan ‘Pancho Billa’ Continues to Inspire Happy 26th Birthday to OBJ 🎉 Mahomes Is ‘Showtime’ Off the Field Too Thielen’s Ride from Underdog to Record-Breaking WR Shanahan and His Son Carter Are Hyped for Carter V Browns Winning Off the Field with Community Service Conner’s Journey from Beating Cancer to Starting RB Does Donovan […]

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Photos of People Who Dress Like Their Cars

Last August, while on a road trip with a friend in upstate New York, the Italian photographer Lucia Buricelli stumbled on a small car show. Her work tends to focus on the consumerist culture, so she was immediately intrigued by the vehicles—how the owners were obsessed with how they appeared, and went to great lengths […]

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Fantasy Football Week 15 BS Meter | Bleacher Report

0 of 10 Derrick Henry’s massive game came out of nowhere.Silas Walker/Getty Images If you’re still alive heading into Week 15, you probably feel like you survived Week 14. Much like Week 13, this past week of action was full of touchdowns and big performances from players either left on benches or nowhere near fantasy […]

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Barcelona Manager Ernesto Valverde Laughs off Ousmane Dembele Lateness | Bleacher Report

AFP Contributor/Getty Images Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has laughed off Ousmane Dembele’s most recent transgression after the forward turned up for training more than two hours late.  Dembele started in Philippe Coutinho’s place in the local derby against Espanyol on Saturday, scoring and assisting in the 4-0 romp. He was late for training on Sunday […]

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Star Wars lightsaber pulled from auction over authenticity issue | Film

A lightsaber described as having been used by Luke Skywalker in the first Star Wars film has been withdrawn from sale by a Californian auction house after fans raised concerns about its authenticity. The item was due to be sold by Profiles in History in Los Angeles on Thursday with an estimated sale price of […]

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Report: Manchester United ‘Most Determined’ in Tanguy Ndombele Transfer Race | Bleacher Report

Soccrates Images/Getty Images Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele has been linked with a number of clubs recently, but Manchester United are reportedly the “most determined” to secure his signature.  According to France Football (h/t Tom Coast of Sport Witness), the Red Devils are showing more interest in the Lyon starlet than any other club, including their […]

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Never-Before-Seen ‘Nathan for You’ Clips Remind You How Genius The Show Was

Nathan For You, the brilliant satire of marketing, media, hype, and everything that holds our capitalist society together, is no more. Over the course of four seasons, creator and host Nathan Fielder used his “pretty good grades” in Canadian business school to convince small business owners to let him rebrand their businesses in legendary so-dumb-they’re-smart […]

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Things to see and do around Flatiron District, New York City

Eisenberg’s Sandwich Shop. Photo: Like A Local Tours There are much more imposing structures in New York City than the 22-storey Flatiron Building. The Chrysler building is arguably the most beautiful. The Empire State Building remains the most famous. And the Twin Towers, like Pearl Harbour before it, are remembered, for a similarly horrific and surprise […]

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Three Strange Nights with Oliver Tree, a Music-Making Meme Machine

When Casey Mattson was a teenager in Santa Cruz, California, his friend Oliver Tree Nickell told him that, one day, he was going to shoot a music video where he drove a monster truck. At this point, Mattson and Nickell were making avant-garde electronic music at their parents’ houses, sometimes for days at a time […]

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The 25 best artworks in the world you must see

The Imagine Peace Tower, Videy, Reykjavik, Iceland.  Photo: Alamy   Stand before a great artwork and you’ll feel a few things. Perhaps you’re awed, astonished, shaken or even moved to tears. Among all the emotions, the one you won’t have is regret for undertaking whatever it took to reach that very spot. Creative arts publisher […]

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LeBron James’ 28 Points Lift Lakers Past Heat in Final Game vs. Dwyane Wade | Bleacher Report

Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press They have won championships together, battled each other as opponents and developed into the defining players of one of the best draft classes in NBA history, but LeBron James has something Dwyane Wade never will: bragging rights from their final matchup. James led the Los Angeles Lakers to a 108-105 victory over […]

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Langer looks to pacemen and hopes for fiery Perth Stadium debut

Australia’s coach Justin Langer will devote himself to efforts to mentally and physically refresh his team for the second of back-to-back Tests, on a fiery Perth Stadium pitch that looms as the hosts’ best chance to catch up to India, before the series turns to the more docile surfaces expected in Melbourne and Sydney. While […]

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