Drunken Bathroom Brawl Forces Flight to Divert With Military Escort

Two passengers who had allegedly consumed a "significant quantity" of alcohol caused a Sunwing flight from Toronto to Cuba to return to the airport under a military escort after they smoked in the bathroom, tripped a fire alarm, got into a fight, and made a "threat against the aircraft." » 8/29/14 11:01am Friday 11:01am

Watch Rob Ford Sing and Dance to "One Love" at a Council Meeting Again

Rob Ford, Toronto's most beloved singing and dancing entertainer, marked the final meeting of that city's current council the way he is wont to do: pounding his chest, swinging his hips, and making gentle pushing gestures, as a reggae band performed Bob Marley's "One Love." He even sang along! » 8/28/14 2:55pm Thursday 2:55pm

I have a feeling either they're ignoring Weeksville and the rest of eastern Crown Heights or the apartment prices in the western part of the neighborhood are up even more than 58 percent. Feels like if they're really looking at the whole area, the big yet-to-be-gentrified swaths would pull that number down. » 8/28/14 12:07pm Thursday 12:07pm

Ebola Could Infect 20,000 People, World Health Organization Says

The largest-ever outbreak of Ebola could eventually affect 20,000 people—seven times more than the current number of cases—before it runs its course, according to a new report from the World Health Organization. Months after the disease was first identified, reported cases are still sharply rising. » 8/28/14 10:45am Thursday 10:45am

Report: Police Drove Over Michael Brown Memorial, Let Dog Piss on It

Between withheld information, unnecessary use of force, and aggression toward journalists, it should be clear by now that police in Ferguson colossally mishandled the aftermath of Michael Brown's death. A new Mother Jones report, however, paints an even bleaker picture than we've already seen. » 8/27/14 5:45pm Wednesday 5:45pm

Meet the Sexy Alien-Worship Cult Behind International Go Topless Day

Three days ago in New York City, dozens of bared breasts and half as many women marched from Columbus Circle to Bryant Park, accompanied by a coterie of similarly topless men. The occasion—International Go Topless Day—was marked by eager press coverage in the New York Post and elsewhere. Very little of it mentioned… » 8/27/14 12:00pm Wednesday 12:00pm