No, the Black Dahlia murder remains unsolved. There's a whole slew of books by kids claiming their dad was the Black Dahlia killer. In the case of Steve Hodel, who says his father murdered Elizabeth Smart, he also claims his dad was the Zodiac Killer, the Cleveland Torso murderer, and the Lipstick Murderer. » 3/25/15 12:29am Wednesday 12:29am

I live in a country where kidnapping is a real and active threat. The gangs here have just started calling families and demanding money for kids they've 'kidnapped' — which they haven't, they're just playing the odds that the families will freak out and hand over cash before they figure out their family members are ok. » 3/24/15 1:47am Tuesday 1:47am

Yes, they do. Hijabs often coordinate and compliment the rest of the woman's outfit. Today, for example, I noticed a woman in a neon green scarf, my assistant was wearing a geometric pattern in pink and brown, and my intern was wearing purple (I live in South Asia). » 3/04/15 2:04pm 3/04/15 2:04pm

We moved to Pakistan a couple of years ago for a job. While it is significantly cheaper to live here, it's still more expensive for us as ex-pats (and quite noticeably, obviously, not locals). It's always worth factoring into the cost what additional expenses you'll need to be paying — do you need security? Can you… » 2/19/15 11:35am 2/19/15 11:35am

The I09'ers (or whoever) aren't writing the stories or even creating the actual monster — Sara is doing that. They submit a request — "I'd like a monster made of strings and ceiling wax and other fancy stuff!" — and she creates something based on that request. She's not toddling off with your short story idea or… » 2/19/15 9:29am 2/19/15 9:29am