Mar 10, 2014 — Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden will take questions from South By Southwest conference goers via videoconference Monday. A Kansas congressman wants SXSW to rescind the invitation.
Mar 10, 2014 — A popular cafe in Shanghai named after Sherlock Holmes' London address opened last year and features near-shrine-like treatment of the show's actor, Benedict Cumberbatch.
Mar 10, 2014 — The Kentucky Baptist Convention has found a surefire way for getting people through church doors: free guns. The church raffle events combine dinner, sermons and a Second Amendment message.
Mar 10, 2014 — The rapper, singer, beatboxer and multi-instrumentalist is a product of Southeast Washington, D.C., an area hit hard by crime and drugs in the 1980s.
Mar 10, 2014 — Private equity firms have been snapping up properties in many areas hit hard by the recession. Some analysts are worried those bulk purchases will leave middle-class buyers out in the cold.
Mar 10, 2014 — It used to be parents worried that their kids were hanging out with the wrong crowd. Now they need to worry about hanging out with the wrong crowd on Instagram. But do online influences matter?
Mar 10, 2014 — Too many poor Americans can't find lawyers to help them take on challenges such as eviction, deportation, or domestic violence, a new report says.
Mar 9, 2014 — The noise-punk band's debut album is both exhausting and deeply compelling — it's almost intoxicating how easy it is to put all 23 minutes of Say Yes to Love on repeat several times in a row.
Mar 9, 2014 — A member of Toronto's baroque-pop collective Broken Social Scene, Drew can't help but write music that sprawls in satisfying, sometimes bone-rattling ways.
Mar 9, 2014 — Highly emotional rock that reads as low-stakes at first, Lost in the Dream is evocative and pleasant if you let it float by in the background. But it's made with hooks that sink in deep.