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August 28, 2018 2:40 PM Asia Argento: Rose McGowan speaks up for accuser Jimmy Bennett

Actress Rose McGowan has spoken out in support of Jimmy Bennett, the former child actor who claims he was sexually assaulted by Asia Argento in 2013. In a lengthy statement, McGowan said what allegedly happened to Bennett when he was 17 "wasn't fair [or] right." Italian actress Argento, a key figure in the #MeToo movement, has admitted paying Bennett 76

July 4, 2017 1:05 AM Kevin Durant took less to help the Warriors. Now they must do their part

Any doubts of the veracity of Kevin Durant’s claims of how much he enjoyed his first season with the Golden State Warriors were officially put to rest Monday, when the superstar player signed a one-year, $25 million deal, with a player option for a second season. Yes, that is an exorbitant amount of money for anyone to make for a year’s labor. But consider 93

May 9, 2017 5:40 AM Another series, another sweep for surging Golden State Warriors

SALT LAKE CITY — If you’re completely overmatched, as the Jazz just were, as the Blazers were before them, all you can ask for is a cigarette and mercy. With the inevitable about to happen, make it painless and quick. Well, the Warriors had planned to show such compassion all along. Remember, this is a team that blew a 3-1 lead! last summer, and so in these 122

March 19, 2017 12:23 AM 2 schools named after eugenics advocates to get new names

PALO ALTO, Calif. – School officials in Palo Alto have unanimously voted to rename two middle schools that bear the names of leaders in the eugenics movement. The Mercury News reports ( the Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Education voted Friday 5-0 to rename Jordan Middle School, which is named after David Starr 71

February 21, 2017 4:11 PM Trump denounces anti-Semitic attacks as 'horrible'

WASHINGTON — Touring a new museum devoted to African-American history, President Trump said Tuesday he will do what he can to improve race relations and also denounced a series of recent threats and vandalism aimed at Jews. “The anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish community and community centers are horrible and are painful, and a very sad reminder 69

December 13, 2016 2:40 AM Margaret Johnson, granddaughter of Harlem gangster 'Bumpy' Johnson, dead at 66

'Bumpy' Johnson's granddaughter, Margaret Johnson, dead at 66 Margaret Johnson, the granddaughter of larger-than-life Harlem gangster Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson who earned her own street stripes when she shot a mugger trying to rob her in her wheelchair, died Monday. She was 66. Her son, Anthony Hatcher Johnson, posted a notice of her death on Facebook 72

November 8, 2016 1:02 PM Why it can be rational to vote

With a national election coming up, and with the publicity at its maximum, now is a good time to ask, is it rational for you to vote? And, by extension, was it worth your while to pay attention to whatever the candidates and party leaders have been saying for the past year or so? With the chance of casting a decisive vote that is comparable to the chance 98

September 5, 2016 6:42 AM The battle for Hong Kong Island: Ricky Wong blames his supporters for Legco election snub

Maverick businessman Ricky Wong Wai-kay, who ranked seventh in the race for six seats on Hong Kong Island, attributed his Legislative Council election defeat to his supporters’ confusion. He said many of his supporters felt he had “enough” votes already so they decided to elect someone else. He did not agree that his defeat meant his “ABC” (anything 98

August 24, 2016 1:12 PM Uber to offer drivers retirement plan help

SAN FRANCISCO — Ride-hailing service Uber is now offering drivers in select cities assistance in planning for retirement. Uber said Wednesday it was partnering with Betterment, an online investment and wealth management company, to provide a year of automated investment management advice for drivers in Seattle, Boston, Chicago and the state of New Jersey 86

August 24, 2016 1:12 PM Uber has handed a hot finance Wall Street startup a huge boost

Uber has struck a deal with one of the largest independent robo-advisors in the world to help its drivers better manage their money. The car-ride app has partnered with Betterment to offer drivers access to traditional or Roth Individual Retirement accounts through the platform. Betterment offers automated investing solutions that invest for customers 124