The scariest part of ‘Sharp Objects’ isn’t the murders. It’s the teens.

The scariest part of ‘Sharp Objects’ isn’t the murders. It’s the teens.

Sharp Objects makes Wind Gap seem like an awful place to live. The primary economic activity is pig slaughtering, everyone is subject to the whims of a nightdress-wearing god queen whose clipped enunciation hides a deep well of narcissism, and two young girls have been brutally murdered in the past few years.  Still, all of…
Alphabet may become the Berkshire Hathaway of the internet age on its massive technology bets

Alphabet may become the Berkshire Hathaway of the internet age on its massive technology...

Alphabet CEO Larry Page has long admired Warren Buffett’s business acumen in creating the industrial and investment conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway. And now analysts and investors are noticing Alphabet’s investments in emerging disparate businesses are starting to bear fruit — including YouTube, autonomous cars and cloud computing — drawing comparison to Berkshire Hathaway’s success. The internet…
MoviePass’ parent company is doing a massive reverse stock split in order to stay listed on the Nasdaq (HMNY)

MoviePass’ parent company is doing a massive reverse stock split in order to stay...

MoviePass/Reuters MoviePass’ parent company on Tuesday announced a big move designed to keep it from being delisted by the Nasdaq stock exchange. The company, Helios & Matheson, will be performing a reverse stock split, in which it will reduce its number of shares outstanding by a factor of 250. Shareholders will receive one share for every…
Hillary Clinton guest spot on ‘Madam Secretary’ hyped with epic photo

Hillary Clinton guest spot on ‘Madam Secretary’ hyped with epic photo

Image: Charles Krupa/AP/REX/ShutterstockBy Adam Rosenberg2018-07-24 19:19:21 UTC Hillary Clinton, Madeleine Albright, and Colin Powell.  An illustrious set of names in U.S. political circles, all soon to be immortalized on TV in Season 5 of Madam Secretary. The three former Secretaries of State will appear together in the fifth season's premiere episode, airing on Oct. 7.…
Photos show Yosemite National Park choked by smoke and fire pollution

Photos show Yosemite National Park choked by smoke and fire pollution

Yosemite National Park's iconic Half Dome surrounded by smoke.Image: Shutterstock / Sundry PhotographyBy Mark Kaufman2018-07-24 19:13:17 UTC The burning forest just outside of Yosemite National Park in California has choked the air inside the park's iconic valley marked by imposing granite walls that stretch hundreds of feet into the polluted sky. The West's fire season…
Arizona QB Khalil Tate’s Tweet May Spark a Revolutionary Change in the NCAA

Arizona QB Khalil Tate’s Tweet May Spark a Revolutionary Change in the NCAA

B/R PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — One tweet, 10 words: "I didn't come to Arizona to run the triple-option."  One tweet, one purposeful and poignant tweet from a football player who three months earlier was an unknown backup on a struggling team, changed the way they do business at University of Arizona and laid the groundwork…
Southern California home sales crash, a warning sign to the nation

Southern California home sales crash, a warning sign to the nation

The median price paid for all Southern California homes sold in June was a record $536,250, according to CoreLogic, a 7.3 percent increase compared to June of 2017. While part of that is due to a mix shift, since there are fewer lower-priced homes for sale, it is becoming increasingly clear that fewer buyers are…
Ivanka Trump’s controversial fashion company is shutting down

Ivanka Trump’s controversial fashion company is shutting down

Ivanka Trump. Andrew Harnik/Shutterstock Ivanka Trump's controversial fashion brand is shutting down. The company, which sells clothing and shoes, is being shuttered "ASAP," Page Six and the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. "After 17 months in Washington, I do not know when or if I will ever return to the business, but I do…
I Think We’re Alone Now’ teaser trailer starring Peter Dinklage: Watch

I Think We’re Alone Now’ teaser trailer starring Peter Dinklage: Watch

Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. By Alison Foreman2018-07-24 18:19:24 UTC Most post-apocalyptic movies conjure up images of sawed-off shotguns, stray dogs, and zombies. I Think We're Alone Now shows a very different side to…
Ivanka Trump’s fashion line is dead ¯_(ツ)_/¯

Ivanka Trump’s fashion line is dead ¯_(ツ)_/¯

Ivanka Trump is calling her fashion brand quits.Image: Al Drago-Pool/Getty ImagesBy Nicole Gallucci2018-07-24 18:16:29 UTC The time has come for Ivanka Trump to bid farewell to her clothing and shoe company. On Tuesday, Page Six reported that the daughter of President Donald Trump will bring an end to her namesake fashion brand "ASAP." Staff have…