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Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Mario Batali Tripped Up by Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Dec 11
Mario Batali is giving up oversight of the daily operations at his restaurant empire following reports of sexual misconduct by the celebrity chef over a period of at least 20 years.

Ten-Year-Old Aspiring Drag Artist Targeted by Haters on Facebook

Ten-Year-Old Aspiring Drag Artist Targeted by Haters on Facebook

Dec 11
Cyberbullying hit a new low last weekend when the administrator of a Facebook page that purports to promote "libertarian news and humor" directed followers to troll a Facebook page for a 10-year-old gender fluid boy with autism.

Supreme Court Declines Gay Rights Work Discrimination Case

Supreme Court Declines Gay Rights Work Discrimination Case

Dec 11
The Supreme Court is leaving in place a lower court ruling that a federal employment discrimination law doesn't protect a person against discrimination based on their sexual orientation.

Pipe bomb Strapped to Man Explodes in NYC Subway, Injuring 2

Pipe bomb Strapped to Man Explodes in NYC Subway, Injuring 2

By Colleen Long | Dec 11
A pipe bomb strapped to a man went off in the New York City subway near Times Square on Monday, injuring the suspect and another person at the height of the morning rush hour, law enforcement officials said.

Official: Device Explodes on NYC Subway Platform

Official: Device Explodes on NYC Subway Platform

By Colleen Long | Dec 11
A law enforcement official says what is believed to be an explosive device has been set off on Manhattan subway platform.

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

Jane Fonda Raises $1.3 Million at 80th Birthday Fundraiser

Dec 10
Jane Fonda used her 80th birthday celebration to raise $1.3 million for her foundation.

Celebrity Publicist Clifford Dies During Sex Crimes Sentence

Celebrity Publicist Clifford Dies During Sex Crimes Sentence

By Danica Kirka | Dec 10
Former British celebrity publicist Max Clifford, the confidante of the stars who found himself swept up in Britain's historic sex abuses scandal, died Sunday after collapsing in prison. He was 74.

Trump Hails Civil Rights Heroes; Protesters Pan His Record

Trump Hails Civil Rights Heroes; Protesters Pan His Record

By Darlene Superville | Dec 9
President Donald Trump paid tribute Saturday to the leaders and foot soldiers of the civil rights movement, though protests surrounding his visit to Mississippi laid bare the stark divisions among Americans about his commitment to that legacy.

Could a Law to Bring Down the Mob be Used in Weinstein Case?

Could a Law to Bring Down the Mob be Used in Weinstein Case?

By Colleen Long | Dec 9
The federal anti-racketeering law has been used since the late 1970s to bring down mob bosses. Could it be used to prosecute Harvey Weinstein?

MSNBC News Anchor Apologizes after Homophobic Blog Posts Revealed

MSNBC News Anchor Apologizes after Homophobic Blog Posts Revealed

By Ryan Lynch | Dec 9
MSNBC Anchor Joy Reid publically apologized Monday after a Twitter user found homophobic remarks on her blog.

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