Yahoo! Originals

  • How to charge your phone or tablet fast

    David Pogue, Editor in Chief, Yahoo Tech

    Yahoo News21 mins ago
  • Twist in Obamacare Supreme Court case: Weak plaintiffs

    New revelations about the four plaintiffs fighting the Affordable Care Act may put their case on shaky ground and dramatically shift the course of the case Wednesday, when the Supreme Court will hear both sides present their arguments for the first time.

    Yahoo News44 mins ago
  • ‘World’s coolest dad’ builds Olympic-style luge track for his kids

    A New Jersey father turned his snow-and-ice-covered lawn into a bobsled course.

    Yahoo News
  • Larry David on love and Broadway

    Katie Couric, Global News Anchor, Yahoo News

    Yahoo News with Katie Couric
  • 20 Internet words that didn't exist when Yahoo launched 20 years ago

    To commemorate Yahoo's 20th anniversary, Yahoo News editors came up with a list of 20 tech words and phrases that didn't exist when the company was founded in 1995.

    Yahoo News
  • Yahoo at 20

    What does it mean for Yahoo to be 20 years old? In a way, “company years” are not that different from human years. Centenarians like GE are exceedingly rare. And many companies don’t make it out of childhood — think failed startup. So Yahoo at 20 maybe resembles a young person in his or her…

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Yahoo! celebrates 20th anniversary (35 photos)

    It's been 20 years since two Stanford University electrical engineering students created a small website that would become the tech giant Yahoo! Company founders Jerry Yang and David Filo debuted "Jerry and David's Guide to the World Wide Web" in January 1994. In its first iteration, the…

    Yahoo News
  • At 20, Yahoo celebrates and looks ahead

    A daylong celebration of Yahoo’s 20th birthday honors its 1 billion-plus global users and highlights the Internet giant’s rich history, which in many ways mirrors the history of the Internet itself.

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Photos of the day - March 1, 2015 (23 photos)

    The crowd watches as stunt pilots Melissa Pemberton, Jurgis Kairys and Skip Stewart of The Immortals fly past pyrotechnics as they perform at The Australian International Airshow, a disaster management officer evacuates local residents as firefighters battle to extinguish a huge fire on a plastic…

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Russia opposition march (22 photos)

    Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow on Sunday, carrying banners declaring "I am not afraid" and chanting "Russia without Putin" in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov. Families, the old and young walked slowly, with many holding portraits of the opposition…

    Yahoo News
  • Giant, cross-border smuggling tunnel found under Arizona house

    Police pulled over a U-Haul carrying 4,700 pounds of marijuana this week. When they traced the truck’s route to a house on the border, they discovered the longest drug-smuggling tunnel the region has ever seen.

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Photos of the day - February 28, 2015 (29 photos)

    The sun sets as a girl enjoys water at Ngapali Beach, Tandwe township, western Myanmar, an elderly woman yawns during an anti-government mass meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal and Michael Neumayer of Germany soars through the air during his jump in the men's large hill team ski jumping final at the…

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Lathmar festival celebrations (28 photos)

    During Lathmar Holi the women of Nandgaon, the hometown of Krishna, beat the men from Barsana, the legendary hometown of Radha, consort of Hindu God Krishna, with wooden sticks in response to their teasing as they depart the town. (AP) Photography by Saurabh Das/ AP Photo Find more news related…

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Retreating ice in a warming Antarctica (21 photos)

    From the ground in this extreme northern part of Antarctica, spectacularly white and blinding ice seems to extend forever. What can't be seen is the battle raging thousands of feet (hundreds of meters) below to re-shape Earth. Water is eating away at the Antarctic ice, melting it where it hits the…

    Yahoo News
  • Missouri murder spree shatters tiny community's comfort zone

    A rural Missouri county that had zero homicides last year spent Friday reeling after seven people were murdered by a man who police said went on a house-to-house shooting rampage in the middle of the night.

    Yahoo News
  • View

    Boris Nemtsov, a Putin critic, gunned down in Moscow (14 photos)

    Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, officials said. Nemtsov was killed just a day before a protest planned against Putin's rule. The death of Nemtsov, a 55-year-old former deputy prime minister, ignited…

    Yahoo News
  • Why #TheDress caused a worldwide existential crisis

    By now, the heated debate over the color of a dress has finally started to simmer. But what got everyone so worked up in the first place? Basically, #TheDress made us question everything.

    Yahoo News