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October 10, 2018

Director of Mississippi Excessive Faculty Band Suspended for Scene Displaying College students Pointing Toy Weapons at Police

The director of a high school band that caused outrage in Mississippi by depicting a hostage scene involving toy guns during a halftime performance has been suspended. 
October 10, 2018

Did Rose McGowan Name #MeToo ‘Bull****’? Campaigner Denies Criticizing Motion

Rose McGowan was among the first women to come forward with sexual misconduct allegations against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein—giving a signal boost to the #MeToo movement and sparking a year-long series of revelations of sexual abuse in Hollywood and beyond.
October 10, 2018

Fearing Donald Trump 'Outrage,' U.Okay. Dropped Loss of life Penalty Objection for ISIS Suspects

The United Kingdom’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid has decided to drop objections to the death penalty as a potential sentence for two ISIS suspects, fearing “political outrage” from the Trump administration, a lawyer has alleged in court.
October 10, 2018

'Go Again The place You Got here From': White Man Allegedly Yells at Black Grandmother and Two Little Ladies Campaigning for Beto O'Rourke

A black grandmother and her two granddaughters were allegedly accosted and told to “go back where they came from” while out campaigning for Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke.
October 10, 2018

Melania Trump Greeted With 'Not a Shithole' Signal as a 'Welcome to Malawi'

First lady Melania Trump’s motorcade in Malawi on Thursday reportedly passed by a sign reading “not a shithole,” a reference to President Donald Trump’s alleged derogatory remark earlier this year about African nations.
October 10, 2018

Karen Monahan's Keith Ellison Home Abuse Accusations Received't be Investigated by Minneapolis Police

After Karen Monahan accused Democratic National Committee Deputy Chair Keith Ellison of domestic abuse, immediate calls came for an investigation. But before any investigation could be conducted, another issue had to be resolved: finding someone to take it on.
October 10, 2018

Florida Man Who Threatened to Kill Senators for Voting In opposition to Brett Kavanaugh Arrested

A Florida man was arrested after allegedly threatening to shoot members of Congress if they voted against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. 
October 10, 2018

Police Chief Allegedly Masturbated, Fondled Himself in Entrance of Teenage Ladies, Kids at Seashore

A police chief from Alabama has been arrested for allegedly masturbating and fondling himself inside his shorts while watching women, girls and even children in Panama City Beach, Florida.
October 10, 2018

Alan Dershowitz: Brett Kavanaugh Affirmation Course of Like ‘Sexual McCarthyism’ Used to Root Out Communists

Famed attorney and law professor Alan Dershowitz said Friday that the process to which Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been subjected might have set a new “precedent” after accusations of sexual assault completely upended Kavanaugh’s path to the nation’s highest court.
October 10, 2018

Beto O'Rourke Says He Isn't '' in Barack Obama's Endorsement: This Election 'Is on Texas'

U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke of Texas said Thursday that he was not interested in an endorsement from President Barack Obama.