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Naomi Campbell Was ‘Sickened’ By the ‘Indefensible’ Allegations Against Jeffrey Epstein

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Is Cy Vance the Next Invincible New York Democrat to Lose?

Longtime Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance will be forever attached to a handful of bold-faced names—Harvey Weinstein, Jeffrey Epstein, Ivanka Trump, and Donald Trump, Jr.—not because he took them on in tough prosecutions, but because when he had the chance, he didn’t. In the case of Epstein—the registered sex offender who died last week of […]

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Surveillance Video Shows Shooter Preparing to Carry Out Mass Murder in Dayton

Before opening fire on the bustling, nightlife hub in downtown Dayton, Ohio, 24-year-old Connor Betts lingered in an alleyway off the main drag for approximately nine minutes. During that time, police belief that the shooter assembled his AR-15, loaded his weapon with bullets, tested it, and then ran around the corner shooting. In the space […]

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Stop Stealing This City’s ‘Old Town Road’ Street Signs, You Monsters

“Old Town Road” is now the longest-running number one single ever and 2019’s undisputed song of the summer, but the town Wellesley, Massachusetts, isn’t too happy about Lil Nas X’s massive success, apparently—because now people keep stealing the town’s Old Town Road street signs as fast as the local government can put them up, according […]

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Jeffrey Epstein Is Dead After Apparent Suicide in Jail

Photo: New York State Sex Offender Registry (AP) The wealthy pedophile and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein is dead after an apparent suicide at a jail in Manhattan, authorities said on Saturday. According to several media reports, Epstein hanged himself at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan, in New York, and his body was found […]

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Brutal Murder of 19 People in Mexico Could Be Related to Avocado Trade, Expert Says

On Thursday morning, the residents of Uruapan, Mexico, woke up to a scene too grisly to even be called nightmarish. Nine bodies were discovered hanging from an overpass, and some of them had been partially stripped of their clothes. Seven more bodies—some dismembered, some decapitated—were found under a nearby pedestrian bridge. And three others were […]

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Canadian Murder Suspects Found Dead, Police Say

This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. Police say they believe they have found the bodies of the two suspects, Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky, sought in connection to a spree of deaths in northern British Columbia. RCMP Assistant Commissioner Jane MacLatchy said in a press conference in Winnipeg that on Wednesday morning, police located […]

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Don’t Give the Government More Power to Fight White Terrorism

In June, Buzzfeed published the findings of the Plain View Project, a systematic investigation into white supremacist sympathies among police officers nationwide. The project searched the Facebook pages of officers in a dozen cities, including Phoenix, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Dallas. It turned up an extraordinary—if not exactly startling—amount of posts with violently racist imagery, […]

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More Government Power Is the Wrong Way to Fight White Supremacy

In June, Buzzfeed published the findings of the Plain View Project, a systematic investigation into white supremacist sympathies among police officers nationwide. The project searched the Facebook pages of officers in a dozen cities, including Phoenix, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Dallas. It turned up an extraordinary—if not exactly startling—amount of posts with violently racist imagery, […]

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Police Killed Her Boyfriend, Then Charged Her With His Murder

Masonique Saunders has been locked behind bars in Ohio, since December, when, at age 16, she was arrested in the death of her boyfriend, Julius Tate. She celebrated her birthday in juvenile detention. Last week, she was sentenced to three years in a Department of Youth Services prison. But Saunders did not kill Tate, and […]

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The Second-Amendment Case for Gun Control

The past week’s string of horrific mass shootings already have triggered a predictable set of reactions from across the political spectrum—but especially among Republicans. GOP leaders typically frame the question of gun violence as an outgrowth of personal or cultural pathologies—mental health, the decline of family values, and video game addiction, among other maladies. Focusing […]

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Texas Man Facing Six Months in Jail for Sending Chocolate Penis to Sheriff’s Department Worker

It has been almost two years since Thomas Roy Gourneau anonymously mailed a chocolate penis to his former girlfriend’s ex-husband, and that candy dick has been creating trouble for him ever since. According to the Waco Tribune-Herald, Gourneau mailed the edible genitalia to Tracy Chance’s office at the McLennan County Sheriff’s Office in December 2017. […]

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WATCH: Arsenal’s Sead Kolašinac Confronts Muggers outside Mesut Özil’s Car

Getty/Twitter Sead Kolašinac chases down muggers outside Mesut Özil’s car Two Arsenal footballers were confronted by two men wielding knives in north London Thursday. Mesut Özil and Sead Kolašinac of London’s football team, Arsenal were the ones who were victims to the attempted mugging. The video, which has now gone viral on social media, shows […]

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Denali Berries Stuckey Becomes 12th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year

Photo: iStock The murderous death toll continues to climb for members of the transgender community with news of the killing of Denali Berries Stuckey, the 12th transgender woman to be slain this year. Stuckey, 29, was found shot to death along a road in North Charleston, S.C., on Saturday, and police are now investigating whether her […]

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Missing Teens Now Suspects in Multiple Murders in Northern British Columbia

Bryer Schmegelsky, left, and Kam McLeod, right. Photo via RCMP.  This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. Police in British Columbia say two previously missing teens are now suspects in a number of recent murders in northern British Columbia. Police say that 19-year-old Kam McLeod and 18-year-old Bryer Schmegelsky of Port Alberni, whose truck was found […]

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What We Know About the Couple Murdered in Northern Canada

Chynna Deese kisses Lucas Fowler on the cheek. Photo via Facebook.  This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. One week ago, a road worker was making his way down a British Columbia highway when he discovered the bodies of two tourists. The bodies were that of Chynna Deese, 24, of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Lucas […]

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A QAnon Believer Allegedly Killed a Mob Boss. Now Gambino Allies Are Getting Arrested.

It hasn’t been a good year for the Gambinos. On Wednesday, around 200 police officers and FBI agents arrested or detained at least 19 Mafia suspects in Palermo, Italy, New York City, New Jersey, and Philadelphia, as Reuters reported. The investigation, dubbed “New Connection,” according to a statement from Italian law enforcement, was poised to […]

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