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January 11, 2019 9:17 PM Florida posthumously pardons 4 black men accused of sensational 1949 rape

In this undated image released by the State Library and Archives of Florida, Lake County Sheriff Willis McCall, far left, and an unidentified man stand next to Walter Irvin, Samuel Shepherd and Charles Greenlee, from left, in Florida. The three men along with a fourth were charged with rape in 1949. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and a Cabinet granted posthumous 94

January 10, 2019 1:39 AM U.S. judge dismisses Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A federal judge in Los Angeles on Wednesday dismissed actress Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against movie producer Harvey Weinstein. The judge said, however, that Judd could proceed with a defamation claim in the civil lawsuit. Judd had accused Weinstein of defaming her in 1998 after she refused what she said were his sexual 97

January 4, 2019 2:18 PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson's 'StarTalk' on hiatus amid sexual misconduct allegations, could return pending investigation

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is addressing allegations made by at least 3 women into claims of sexual misconduct. Following recent allegations of sexual misconduct, Neil deGrasse Tyson’s talk show, “StarTalk,” is on a hiatus while the claims are investigated by the National Geographic Channel. The National Geographic channel said Thursday new episodes 83

December 28, 2018 1:42 PM Natalie Portman says she was sexualized as a child star and felt 'unsafe'

Actress Natalie Portman opened up to People Magazine, revealing she was sexualized as a child star and how it made her feel unsafe. Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman opened up about what it was like to be a child star and how society treats its young celebrities. Portman, 37, who stars in the new film "Vox Lux" as Celeste, a pop star who survived 101

December 23, 2018 10:09 AM Myanmar says policeman found dead near border with Bangladesh

YANGON (Reuters) - The body of a missing Myanmar policeman was found on the country’s troubled border with Bangladesh, state media and officials said on Sunday after a clash with unknown gunmen last week. Private Aung Kyaw Thet had been missing since his patrol was fired on from the Bangladesh side of the border on Dec. 17, according to the state-run 98

December 5, 2018 7:01 AM Georgia minister convicted of child rape flees courthouse

ATLANTA – Authorities are searching for a Georgia minister convicted of child rape and molestation who fled an Atlanta courthouse before his conviction was handed down. Citing a Tuesday Fulton County District Attorney's Office statement, news outlets report 45-year-old Don Martin left the courthouse after five days of testimony and didn't return for closing 63

November 28, 2018 4:11 AM Maryland HS football players face life in prison for alleged locker-room attack

Four Maryland 15-year-olds are out on bail but face life in prison after being charged as adults with first-degree rape in a locker room attack. Prosecutors say the Damascus High School students assaulted four 14-year-olds before junior varsity football practice on Halloween. They say the teens restrained the victims, pulled down their pants and raped 84

November 27, 2018 3:32 PM Convicted sex offender raped, strangled woman, 87, during theft, cops say

Krisopher Gartrell is accused of raping an 87-year-old woman, strangling her before setting her house on fire and fleeing with her valuables. (Adams County Prison) A convicted sex offender raped an 87-year-old woman twice before strangling her and setting her Pennsylvania house on fire a day before Thanksgiving, police said Monday. Kristopher Gartrell 103

November 19, 2018 1:55 AM Enzo Amore Booted from WWE's 'Survivor Series' After Firing, Rape Allegation

Fired WWE star Enzo Amore got tackled to the ground and kicked out of a wrestling event Sunday that he probably (definitely) shouldn't have been at. The former two-time Crusierweight Champion crashed WWE's 'Survivor Series' and made a fool of himself in the crowd by standing on his chair, holding up his belt ... and screaming A LOT. He was clearly pissed 89

November 16, 2018 12:17 AM Enzo Amore Kicked Off Delta Flight For Vaping On Board

3:45 PM PT -- We've obtained video of Enzo after he was forced to leave the plane. Ex-WWE star Enzo Amore was kicked off a Delta airlines flight Thursday afternoon ... after taking a hit of a vape pen on the airplane. Amore was on a Delta flight -- scheduled to fly from JFK to LAX -- but the plane never got off the ground with him. Our law enforcement 69