Matthew Reitman

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1956 Aston Martin DBR1 Sold for $22.5 Million at Record-Breaking Auction

The Monterey Car Week auction has made it the most valuable British car in history.

Everything You Need to Know About the ‘Great American Eclipse’

Only a portion of the United States will experience a total eclipse but everyone can watch.

How Erotic Fiction Author Anaïs Nin Juggled Two Husbands

The mid-20th-century writer kept both spouses hidden from each other.

Comedian and Activist Dick Gregory Dead at 84

Gregory broke through racial barriers in the 1960s.

New York Police Officers Rally in Support of Colin Kaepernick

The NFL player has sat during the national anthem since last season.

Counter-Protesters Overshadow Far-Right Marchers in Boston

Forty thousand protested against a free speech rally attended by fewer than 50.

‘The Compleat Angler’ Is One of the Most Reprinted English Books Ever

The obscure fishing book is more a meditation manual than an angler's how-to.

Tree-Planting Drones Will Grow a Forest From the Sky

The flying robots are 10 times faster than planting by hand.

Video Gaming Could Be an Olympic Sport by 2024

The International Olympic Committee may add eSports to the Summer Oympics in Paris.

Live Surveillance Feeds in China Are Watched Like TV Dramas

CCTV has an audience among the 751 million Chinese internet users.

Instagram Posts Reveal Mental Health Secrets, New Research Finds

Users with a history of depression share photos differently on the platform.

Travis Kalanick Sued for Fraud by Uber Investor Benchmark Capital

The former CEO's face a lawsuit over fraud, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty allegations.

‘Self-Driving Car’ Researchers Dress Up as Car Seats for Experiments

Scientists are disgusing themselves for their autonomous vehicle research.

Pig Organ Transplants for Humans Has New Promise with Gene Editing

Disease-free pigs could be used as organ donors for humans needing a transplant.

ISIS Used eBay to Send Money to U.S. for Terror Attacks

FBI finds that fake transactions on the site formed a global financial network for the terrorists.

HBO Hacker Leaks Company Memo Offering ‘Bounty Payment’ for Breach

The entertainment company said they'd pay $250,000 for pointing out security flaws.