Bringing you just the headlines

  • Author Nnedi Okorafor Talks LaGuardia, Wakanda, and … Garfield?

    One of the worst deficiencies of the comics industry has been and continues to be its failure to employ black women. Historically, that demographic has been completely shut out of mainstream sequential art, even on stories about black female characters. That problem is in the early stages of being remedied,
  • This speed reading software can help you read up to 3 times faster

    Become more productive in both your personal and professional life with a lifetime subscription to the Award-Winning Speed Reading Bundle at 90% off.

  • I didn’t read every 2020 contender’s books. But I read the blurbs.

    On the windowsill in my office, there’s a stack of books that’s been growing over the past month. It is the collected writings of the 2020 Democratic presidential field, and at 16 volumes and counting, it’s starting to block out the sun. When I ordered them not too long ago, in that post-midterms haze where [

    Mother Jones
  • One person killed, one person critically injured in double shooting in KCK

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — KCK police are investigating a double shooting Monday night that has left one person dead and one person injured. Police Chief Terry Zeigler said the shooting happened near 5th and Freeman. KCK police told FOX4 that both victims were taken to the hospital where one was pronounced dead. Zeigler tweeted that the other victim is in critical condition. Details about what led up to the shooting were not immediately available. FOX4 has a crew headed to [

    FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports