- It's April Fools' Day! Be careful out there today, folks.
- Reddit's annual transparency report does not contains its usual section stating that the company hasn't received a secret order for information from U.S. intelligence agencies. The report last year stated that "if we ever receive such a request"—which of course the company would not be able to explicitly mention—"we would seek to let the public know it existed."
- A sex worker was sentenced to a year in state prison after a busybody with a drone filmed her meeting with a client and turned it over to police.
- Breitbart personality Milo Yiannopoulos "does not exist," sources tell Buzzfeed. "It is a collective consciousness of various different people who come and go." [Might be important to keep bullet point one in mind here?]
- Around a fifth of the world's population of obese adults live in the United States, the U.K., Australia, Ireland, Canada, and New Zealand.
- In fatal shootings by police officers, one fifth of officers' names go undisclosed.
- For the first time since it went public, Walmart's annual revenues have dropped.
- A federal judge Thursday struck down Mississippi's ban on adoption by same-sex couples.
- Watch Matt Welch discuss the "libertarian moment" withThe Atlantic's Conor Friedersdorf, the Cato Institute's David Boaz, and the National Review's Ramesh Ponnuru.
It took a jury 26 minutes to decide that Jonathan Vanderhagen wasn't guilty.
A court ruled that officers did not have enough information to know whether or not stealing violates the Constitution.
This vote is "a hopeful sign that the harmful policies of marijuana prohibition will soon be a relic of the past."
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.