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25 April 2015
Accused rapist sues Columbia University for not stopping alleged victim from carrying mattress ...
Dr. McDreamy is McDead ...
Compare and contrast the prosecution and sentences of too-talky former CIA Director David Petraeus with government whistleblowers ...
Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault ...
Witness says Baltimore cops folded now-dead man "like a piece of origami" … Oklahoma killer-cop got "special treatment" … Recovered footage reveals what transpired before U.S. Marshal smashed woman's phone … Nutball Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio admits hiring a private eye to investigate Judge's wife ...
Nashville sex club declares itself a church to get around zoning hassles ...
Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles ...
Diet Pepsi drops aspartame ...
Here's the guy who filmed the Copacabana scene in Goodfellas ...
Android urinates on Apple ...
For thirty years, there was a movie theater inside Grand Central Station ...
24 April 2015
How American law enforcement agencies monitor snail-mail ...
Kid from Everybody Loves Raymond kills himself ...
Former CIA Director David Petraeus gets a slap on the wrist for sharing state secrets with his mistress ...
Lawsuit accuses The Game of assault ...
US Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) wants to bring back the Civilian Conservation Corps ...
President Obama says he regrets drone attack that accidentally killed hostages ...
Bruce Jenner's high school sweetheart offers advice: "Go for it! I hope it makes him happy" ...
Volcano erupts in Chile ...
Julia Louis-Dreyfus explains her Seinfeld dance moves ...
It took two years to obtain the dash-cam video of Florida cop shooting and paralyzing an unarmed man … Parents of dead man sue Ferguson, MO and ex-officer who killed him … What does it mean when police unions denounce protesters as "lynch mobs"? ...
Native American actors walk off the set of Adam Sandler's next movie ...
After five months of thumb-twiddling, US Senate confirms Loretta E. Lynch as US Attorney General ...
Jeremy Renner and Chris Evans sure are sorry for slut-shaming wisecrack about Black Widow ...
David Letterman gets a prime time going-away party, hosted by Ray Romano ...
Yahoo! thinks it's cute to call it a "remix" when they lay off 1,100 people ...
Nick Kroll is going to try not to be funny ...
Comcast will reportedly drop its $45-billion plans to acquire Time Warner Cable ...
McDonald's has closed 700 locations so far this year ...
23 April 2015
Chinese scientists are tinkering with the genomes of human embryos ...
Obstruction of justice conviction for steroid-addled baseball star Barry Bonds is overturned ...
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key sure is sorry for repeatedly pulling waitress's ponytail ...
US Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) introduces bill to extend surveilance under the U.S.A. PATRIOT Act for another five years ...
How Gordon Ramsey went from being crusty but lovable in the U.K. to a fuming madman in the U.S. ...
Pamela Geller wins lawsuit, forcing New York City's MTA to run Islamophobic ads on buses ...
ABC says its reboot of The Muppet Show will be "more adult" ...
Oklahoma deputy pleads not guilty to manslaughter, and vacations in the Bahamas … North Carolina cop pleads guilty to indecent liberties with a minor … Michigan cop is charged over videotaped traffic stop beating … Pennsylvania police officer is charged with sex with a minor … U.S. Marshal smashes woman's phone as she tries to film him ...
Mississippi sues State Farm Insurance over denied claims from Hurricane Katrina ...
John Deere says buying its tractors doesn't mean you own the tractors ...
Aziz Ansari signs for a sit-com at Netflix, with key Parks and Recreation personnel backstage ...
Judge OKs National Football League's $760-million concussion settlement ...
Google unveils pay-as-you-go data plan ...
Childhood friend sues Mila Kunis for allegedly stealing her chicken ...
Kansas law banning welfare spending on entertainment and luxury goods is probably unenforceable ...
ESPN, Fox, and NBC don't like Verizon option for cable ΰ la carte ...
Why refugee deaths in the Mediterranean are a global problem ...
MPAA Chair Chris Dodd implies U.S. government should go after Wikileaks for publishing hacked Sony emails ...
Why did it take a sex scandal to topple DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart, when her tenure has been marked by a series of abuses, failures and missteps? ...
Home Depot announces it'll remove toxic chemical from vinyl flooring ...
Popeyes sure is sorry for firing pregnant manager after restaurant was robbed ...
Paris Hilton's "purse dog" dies ...
22 April 2015
Judge grants habeas corpus for chimps, then changes her mind ...
DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart will "retire" in the wake of sex-party scandal ...
Proposed legislation might reduce Aaron Swartzesque malicious over-prosecution of hackers ...
Paramount is developing a Galaxy Quest TV series ...
Cops involved in Baltimore man's mysterious post-arrest death are suspended (with pay) … US Supreme Court rules that it's unconstitutional for police to hold a suspect without probable cause, even if it's for less than 10 minutes … Man beaten by deputies gets $650,000 from San Bernardino County, CA … Anger at acquittal of Chicago policeman in shooting of woman … Ohio deputy is accused of child molestation … Nutball Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio faces contempt of court hearing on racial profiling ...
Kanye West says he's not a member of the fabled Illuminati ...
Kansas mom loses custody of son, 11, after he gives marijuana speech ...
Dr Oz stands up for First Amendment right to promote false health claims … Wikileaked documents reveal the inner workings of the Dr Oz show ...
Geologists link fracking to increased earthquakes in Oklahoma ...
Peanuts movie to milk more money from Charles Schulz's beloved characters ...
US Sen. and Presidential candidate Ted Cruz (R-Texas) says President Obama is "an unmitigated socialist" … Waka Flocka Flame announces his candidacy for US President … Three Republicans running for President say they'd attend same-sex weddings they oppose ...
US Rep. Steve Knight (R-California) to anti-immigration protesters: "If you touch me again, I'll drop your ass" ...
Original Breakfast Club screenplay found in file cabinet at the high school where movie was filmed ...
Google to websites: Be mobile-friendly or get buried in search results ...
Houston cinema files antitrust lawsuit against AMC Entertainment ...
Ben Affleck sure is sorry he asked Finding Your Roots not to mention his family's slave owner roots ...
Sarah Palin is accused of stalling $15,000 settlement with The Bergen Record ...
Manhattan is basically a gated community for the rich ...
Twitter rolls out a new anti-harassment policy but hasn't explained it to users on Twitter ...
Lindsay Lohan tells her fans "You're a donkey" ...
How scientists debunked the Loch Ness Monster ...
21 April 2015
Astronaut snaps epic Star Trek selfie in space ...
Kraft says it'll remove artificial coloring and preservatives from it's best-selling macaroni & cheese ...
Earthworms fall from the sky in Norway ...
After eight days, Baltimore Police provide their first account of man arrested "without force or incident" who died in custody … Man beaten by Michigan police seeks monetary settlement ...
The Thetans must be very proud of John Travolta ...
News Corp CEO Rupert Murdoch berates staff at The Sun for not doing enough to derail Labour Party victory ...
Daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston remains far from "awake," despite her father's claims ...
How Steven Seagal became The Kremlin's ulikeliest envoy ...
Accused of retaliating against workers, Wal-Mart says it closed stores over plumbing problems ...
Roseanne Barr is going blind ...
Conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch signal support for Gov. and probable Presidential candidate Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) ...
Lawsuit claims Chiquita poisons Guatemalan villages with "pesticide showers" ...
Willie Nelson says his marijuana business will emphasize environmental and social issues to "support the gradual end of marijuana prohibition across America" … Low-level Chicago drug offenders to get treatment, not jail … President Obama signals support for legalizing medical marijuana ...
Marilyn Manson will play a hitman in his next acting gig ...
Sony once again ridiculously warns the media not to report on leaked emails ...
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty to death threat ...
US Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) mocks US Sen. and Presidential candidate Ted Cruz (R-Texas) ...
Elevator ride at new World Trade Center will include time-lapse recreation of city's skyline ...
It's official: Full House revival is coming to Netflix ...
Taco Bell founder Glen Bell originally intended to start a burger empire ...
Cornell professor and author M. H. Abrams dies in Ithaca, New York ...
20 April 2015
Family of one of Aaron Hernandez's victims says they'll remain New England Patriots fans ...
Neil deGrasse Tyson complains that mass media's fascination with science deniers is making America dumber … Droughts appear to be intensifying over much of the America's West and Southwest as a result of global warming ...
John Hinckley — Reagan's would-be assassin — now lives much of the year like an average Joe: shopping, eating out, watching movies ...
How an undertaker invented the first direct-dial telephone system ...
Schlumberger announces layoffs of 11,000 workers ...
Bobby Brown says his daughter is awake and "watching me" ...
Parma, MO elects its first black Mayor, and five of the town's six cops promptly quit … Death of man violently arrested by Baltimore cops raises questions, but after a week the Police Dept still won't say what happened … US Justice Department admits that its forensic analysis of hair was "flawed" in virtually all trials for decades ...
European Union holds "emergency meeting" to decide whether to care about Libyan migrants, after hundreds drown in Mediterranean ...
Tim Tebow signs with Philadelphia Eagles ...
Pot startup donates $2-million in bid to legalize marijuana in California ...
Vivien Leigh's dress from Gone with the Wind sells for $137,000 ...
Demi Moore's New York City penthouse is for sale, and she's only asking $75-million ...
Google Wallet balances will be FDIC-insured ...
Historical markers don't just happen ...
There's too much poop on Mount Everest ...
Andrew Jackson's days on the $20-dollar bill may be numbered ...
Astronomers are battling the maker of the Roomba ...
Fifty years under Moore's Law, and still predicting computer power quite well ...
Woody Allen gets a museum (in Europe, of course) ...
19 April 2015
Random House is sued by the estate of Nazi propagandameister Joseph Goebbels ...
Wikileaked emails reveal that Ben Affleck asked Finding Your Roots not to mention that his ancestors were slave owners ...
Republicans seem to have given up on attempting to repeal Obamacare ...
Parents of child killed in Boston Marathon bombing want life sentence, not death, for his murderer ...
Fans at Major League Baseball stadiums are now welcomed by metal detectors, for no real reason ...
Hundreds drown as boat capsizes in Mediterranean ...
Michigan cop is fired after videotaped beating — but he's already working as a cop in another town … Eight out of every ten bicyclists ticketed in Tampa are black … California police watch social media to spy on political protesters ...
Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward isn't sure whether he's still in the band ...
Former US President George W. Bush says he won't campaign for his brother Jeb if he runs for President ...
Former Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Roy Mason dies, following a lengthy illness ...
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