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Now that Gretchen Carlson has come forward with allegations of sexual harassment against Fox News CEO Richard Ailes, it looks like other women are ready to back her up. This is from Brian Stelter, the senior media reporter at CNN: Law firm that's repping Carlson says "at least 10" other women have called/emailed today, wanting to speak abt Ailes …

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At a congressional hearing Thursday, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) grilled FBI director James Comey about several of Hillary Clinton‘s statements to the public, which the FBI investigation revealed to be untrue. For instance, Clinton had previously claimed that she had never received or sent classified information to or from her private email server; Comey conceded to Rep. …

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Nakia Jones, an officer for the Warrensville Police Department in Ohio, took to Facebook on Wednesday and blasted her fellow officers for the way they treat black people. “If you’re that officer who knows good and well you’ve got a God complex, if you’re afraid of people who don’t look like you, you have no …

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A British woman whose goal was to make a dress more hair-raising than Lady Gaga’s infamous meat dress may have succeeded beyond anyone’s expectation. Sarah Louise Bryan recently unveiled a bra and skirt outfit made from pubic hair donated to her via her Twitter page. The 28-year-old designer was inspired to create the haute “cooch-ure” design to outdo …

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A Washington, D.C. firefighter has been placed on administrative leave and is under investigation after making comments on social media urging citizens to murder “racist cops” and their supporters. “These racist ass cops who are murdering our people need to start turning up the same way,” Norman Brooks posted in a now-deleted Facebook post reacting to a …

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According to a report released last month by the non-profit organization, Open The Books, the Department of Veterans Affairs purchased in excess of $11 million worth of weapons, ammunition, riot and tactical equipment from 2005 through 2014. Am I the only one wanting to know what the hell for? The report, called The Militarization of America and published …

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On Tuesday night, a video emerged online depicting the disturbing, fatal police shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling, but there’s a new––even more disturbing––video that’s been released today that gives a clearer picture of what happened. The shooting took place outside a convenience store where Sterling sold CDs, and it was the owner of the store, …

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One of the areas of media commentary we’ve been featuring heavily as of late as the tabloids right here in New York City: the conservative New York Post, and the left-leaningNew York Daily News, each of whom use their 12″x10″ real estate to ridicule, mock, or slam the story of the day. Thursday morning’s edition …

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Moments after a St. Anthony cop abruptly shot her boyfriend to death in front of her 4-year-old daughter, Diamond Reynolds live-streamed a video on Facebook depicting her dying boyfriend drenched in blood and sitting beside her. According to recent reports, Reynolds’ daughter was inside the car when the cop opened fire. “Stay with me,” Reynolds …

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Judge Olivera, who once served in the Gulf War, now presides over the veteran’s treatment court program in North Carolina. As a veteran, he has a unique understanding of the detrimental effects that war can cause to the psyche. The veteran’s treatment court isn’t just a place for punishment, but rather an opportunity for recovery. …

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According to The New York Times this weekend, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton plans to keep Attorney General Loretta Lynch around in her administration if she wins in November. Per the Times, Clinton plans to build a cabinet that will be exactly half women. Accordingly, “Democrats close to Mrs. Clinton say she may decide to retain Ms. Lynch, the nation’s first black …

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Gun control remains an intensely-debated topic in the United States on the heels of several recent mass shootings and anytime the topic comes up, you can be sure there will be at least one Hollywood hypocrite running their mouth about that which they are so poorly educated on. Jason Bourne star Matt Damon, for example, …

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Live TV is hard. There are so many factors that go into a live broadcast that can create a nightmare scenario for even the most experienced television producers and staff. And when you’re trying to broadcast a live fireworks show in the middle of bad weather — like PBS set out to do Monday night …

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A Georgia mother was convicted after hosting a party for her 16-year-old daughter and her friends, where she reportedly joined the kids for a game of naked Twister, according to WJBF. Police reports indicate that Rachel Lehnardt, 36, also allowed the teens to smoke marijuana and drink alcohol in her home. The reports also say that …

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A judge who asked accusatory questions to a rape victim during a trial is now facing a disciplinary hearing, the Canadian Press reported. The Canadian Judicial Council will conduct an inquiry to determine whether or not Judge Robin Camp should remain on the bench after making comments that he has since acknowledged were insensitive. A complaint …

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When is a ‘hate crime’ not considered to actually be a hate crime? Apparently, when said crime is considered against someone of the white race. A Canadian judge ruled Tuesday that yelling that you hate white people while punching a white person is not necessarily a hate crime against white people. On November 1st, a woman …

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An Illinois man, Bryton Mellot, was arrested Monday morning for desecrating an American Flag and disorderly conduct.  Those charges were later dropped. Prior to his arrest, Mellot decided to put photos of himself burning the flag on his Facebook page. Mellot also wrote a caption to express his disapproval with the United States and the …

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Weighing in at some 350 pounds, an Iranian bodybuilder named Sajad Gharibi, also known as the “Persian Hercules” and the “Hulk of Iran,” has announced his desire to travel to Syria to beat up ISIS, the BBC reported Friday. Gharibi, a 24-year-old power lifter with a large social media following, said that he wanted to …

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Over the weekend GOP Massachusetts State Senate candidate Ted Busiek praised Donald Trump for his language and beliefs. Busiek also came under fire this weekend for comments he made on Twitter. All In with Chris Hayes tweeted out Donald Trump’s testimony from a 1993 meeting of a Native American Affairs Subcommittee.  He reportedly complained about people who …

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Former Fox host Gretchen Carlson filed suit in New Jersey Superior Court against Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes alleging a pattern of sexual harassment over the course of several years. Here are the 7 most shocking claims in her complaint: 1. Carlson alleges that Ailes told her she would have been more successful at Fox …

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Following a confrontation outside a Louisiana convenience store in the early morning hours Tuesday, a black man was shot and killed by police, sparking protests in the Baton Rouge community. 37-year-old Alton Sterling died from multiple gunshot wounds after an altercation with law enforcement, who received calls that, “a man selling selling music CDs and …

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