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Unite The Right organizer Jason Kessler punched in the face during press conference

Violence erupted again in Charlottesville, Virginia on Sunday after "Unite The Right" organizer Jason Kessler was swarmed and attacked by protesters while attempting to hold a news conference. Thousands of protestors descended upon the city this weekend to oppose a racist gathering called Unite The Right. Clashes between protesters and racists on Saturday led to the death of 32-year-old Virginia native Heather Heyer. Two police officers also

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520 elephants have new, safer homes thanks to a record relocation effort

The largest elephant relocation effort in history has finally come to a successful end. A total of 520 elephants were taken from two separate conservation spaces Liwonde National Park and Majete Wildlife Reserve and moved more than 200 miles to their new home in Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve. SEE ALSO: Intense video shows elephant stranded at sea being saved by rescuers Veterinarians and conservationists from African Parks, a non-governmental and

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Deep-fried Oreo cheesecake is the best way to eat cheesecake

The food world continues to mash up classic foods into unhealthy yet delicious concoctions. The latest monstrosity comes from YouTubers Hellthy Junk Food, a power couple who have made a name for themselves by creating ridiculous food recipes. Some are oversized, others are recreations of popular fast food; mostly, they just look delicious. This time, the channel teamed up with AllasYummyFood for a special take on Oreo cheesecake. The special

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Teeny shelter puppies get an adorable newborn photoshoot

"What happens when a foster mom is also a newborn photographer?" Kelly Frankenburg asked on her blog. Adorable newborn puppy photos, of course. Frankenburg is the photographer behind the lens of 11 Sixteen Photography, based out of Richmond, Virginia, which specializes in capturing newborn babies. Recently, she and her husband signed up to help the city‘s shelter by fostering a few tiny puppies. Naturally, she put her photography skills to

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It took 20 hours to make this masterful Lego stained-glass tile

Stained-glass artwork has been inspiring awe for centuries, with some of the world‘s most famous works found in churches and other places of worship around the globe. SEE ALSO: Give your kids a much-needed break from screen time with this portable toy box Like the mesmerizing stained-glass windows of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey The Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey.Image: Fred Bigio/FlickrOr the captivating Glass of Chartres Cathedral

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You can honor Heather Heyer and other Charlottesville heroes starting today

Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old Virginia native, died tragically on Saturday in an incident that has since been described widely as an act of domestic terrorism. Heyer and thousands of others protesters converged on Charlottesville, Virginia as seemingly every flavor of racist gathered this weekend for a "Unite the Right" rally. And now, one day later, the anti-hate movement across the U.S. is stepping up to gather again, this time in solidarity. SE

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Man refuses to let his fear of heights ruin this breathtaking view

Taking in the view is the best part of vacation for some people. For others, it‘s a nightmare. So what does one do when visiting Dn Aonghasa in Ireland while suffering from acrophobia? Take the belly approach. With some encouraging words from his daughter, this terrified dad managed to belly his way right to the edge of the cliff. It took some coaxing, but we applaud this man for crawling all over his fear. Read more... More about Paren

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How to survive a ‘Game of Thrones‘ sex scene with awkward company

Warning: There might be a spoiler or two if you‘ve never watched before or you‘re very behind. It‘s Game of Thrones season again and you know what that means! Blood, betrayal, and buttloads of sex. Despite (or possibly because of) all the sexy stuff that goes down in GoT, it really is a show pretty much anyone can enjoy. However, if your family gathers around the TV Sunday nights to see what‘s going down in Westeros, thing

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Charlottesville really happened. Don‘t look away.

The eyes of the nation and the world turned to Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday after a "Unite the Right" white supremacist rally descended into chaos. The rally brought together the members of various white nationalist hate groups, including neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan, and their smaller sub-factions. They were greeted by an army of protesters who were there to demonstrate that hateful ideologies aren‘t welcome in public spaces. SEE

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A drunken American saluted Hitler in Germany and it did not go well for him

If you see a drunken dumbass saluting the ghost of Hitler in the streets, kindly smack them in the face. That‘s this weekend‘s object lesson from Germany, a nation that knows a thing or two about Nazis. When one such drunken dumbass, an American, started throwing out the stiff-armed Nazi salute in downtown Dresden, he got what he deserved: a swift punch. SEE ALSO: Detroit Red Wings are not pleased their logo is now white nationalist p

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Become a kickass photographer with these easy-to-learn tricks

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Shooting great photos can be hard, but it doesn‘t have to be reserved for the Insta-famous Gray Malins of the world. You too could learn to take photos that will have people oohing and aahing. But where do you start? Thanks to the internet, you can easily learn skills from the pros themselves at an affordable price. There are tons of great

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The sentimental hoarder‘s guide to making space on your iPhone

Each day brings the same struggle: I spot something I‘ve deemed photo-worthy, pull out my phone, open the camera and am greeted with a blurred screen. "Cannot Take Photo," my phone taunts. Then it‘s a rush to decide what stays and what goes. This is the reality of being a sentimental hoarder who can‘t bring herself to delete even a single photo of her dogs. Other things I cannot bring myself to delete include voicemails from old

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This giant puzzle of a CMYK gradient may be the hardest we‘ve ever seen

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. For some, jigsaw puzzles are a slow, relaxing pastime that exercise the creative and logic centers of the mind. For others, it‘s their version of a personal hell. If you‘re one of the former, it‘s time you experienced Clemens Habicht‘s 1,000 Colours. This is no ordinary jigsaw puzzle because of the subtle changes in colo

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Google is eating the open internet

Google used to be about transporting you around the open web and connecting you with all the weird, wonderful stuff the internet has to offer. Not anymore. If it was up to Google, you‘d never need to leave its growing internet real estate. It‘s a scary proposition for just about everybody but Google. Between fast-loading AMP articles from major news brands hosted in its domain, full pages of information scraped from outside sites that

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Usain Bolt‘s final race ended with an unexpected injury, but he‘s still a legend

This wasn‘t supposed to be how it ended. What should have been a triumphant finish to a momentous career ended in injury when Usain Bolt fell to the track in the midst of his last-ever race at the IAAF World Championships in London on Saturday. SEE ALSO: Usain Bolt‘s favorite fitness app is Kevin Hart‘s Snapchat Bolt had apparently developed a cramp in his left hamstring just after taking the baton in his anchor leg of the 4x100

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Here‘s how to turn off autoplay videos on Facebook and Twitter

Autoplay videos can be one of the most frustrating parts of social media feeds. Facebook and Twitter turn this setting on by default to juice the view numbers for publishers and advertisers. But for users, it can be annoying at the least and, in some cases, downright disturbingespecially around violent news events. But there is hope. It takes less than a minute to disable this feature on apps and sites alike. We‘ve broken down the steps for

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Detroit Red Wings are not pleased their logo is now white nationalist propaganda

Many Detroit Red Wings fans were confused to see their favorite team‘s logo waving among swastikas, confederate flags, and other symbols of hate at a massive white supremacist gathering in Virginia on Saturday. One widely shared video shows a group of racists carrying homemade shields marked with the team‘s insignia and chanting the Nazi slogan "blood and soil" as they poured into Charlottesville. SEE ALSO: Trump blames ‘many si

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Arya‘s new Valyrian steel dagger is even more interesting than we thought

Fair warning: This post contains spoilers for all of Game of Thrones books and episodes. It‘s excellent advice for lawyers and omniscient stoners in fantasy series: Don‘t ask a question you don‘t already know the answer to. Arya Stark was handed a shiny, deadly new toy in episode 4 of Game of Thrones last weekend: A Valyrian steel dagger. She was given it by her brother Bran, who not long before had been handed it by resident sl

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Trump blames ‘many sides‘ for violence in Charlottesville

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An amateur submarine inventor has been charged with a journalist‘s death

An amateur submarine builder is facing charges in connection with the disappearance of a Swedish journalist who was aboard his homemade ship for a story. The vessel sank early Friday morning off the Danish coast as the inventor, Peter Madsen, escaped to a nearby rescue ship. But he told police that he had dropped off the reporter, Kim Wall, at a remote Copenhagen island around three hours into the trip. SEE ALSO: Protesters, journalists capture s

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Watch an adorable one-month-old rhino calf greet his adoring public

Kendi the black rhino was born on July 17 at the Cincinnati Zoo. Since then, he‘s been venturing outside with his mom, Seyia, for short stints, using the time to get used to being outside and greet his adoring public. Friends, he is very cute and small. He also lives at the same zoo as Fiona the Hippo, who is the de facto queen of America. So he‘s got that going for him, which is nice. Read more... More about Baby Animals, Cincinn

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Anna Paquin spots her own ‘True Blood‘ sex scene in the background of BBC News

Earlier this week, a BBC employee watching something on his computer somehow failed to realize his monitor was in full view on air, for millions of viewers at home. SEE ALSO: ‘True Blood‘ star Stephen Moyer reveals how Nelsan Ellis touched the cast with acting excellence He was watching a sex scene, and no one was quite sure what it was. Except for Anna Paquin, who recognized herself immediately. The actress confirmed on Twitter that

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The top 10 companies for diversity in tech, ranked by their own underrepresented employees

It‘s been a tough week for diversity in tech. Former Google engineer James Damore‘s memo has ignited a pointless debate about whether or not women are inherently less capable of careers as software engineers. With the memo treated among many as a legitimate piece of scientific analysis, it can be discouraging for those who see it as manipulating scientific studies to support a flawed and problematic premise. The whole situation was re

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Protesters, journalists capture sobering images of racists marching in Charlottesville

Nazis, white nationalists, and other hate groups are marching in Charlottesville, Virginia ahead of a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Hours before the rally was scheduled to start, racists streaming into Charlottesville have been marching through the city, where they‘ve been met by counter-protesters. Shortly before 12 p.m. on Saturday, Virginia‘s governor declared a state of emergency and t

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