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  1. crime
    Mother Accused of Killing Her Daughter, Whom She Claimed Was Terminally IllKelly Turner claims her daughter died in 2017 from a terminal illness. A grand jury indictment says otherwise.
  2. power
    NBC Allegedly Buried Yet Another Sexual-Assault StoryActivist Sil Lai Abrams claims the network killed a story about her allegations against A.J. Calloway and Russell Simmons in 2018.
  3. sexual assault
    Students Suspended After Posting Bathroom Notes About a RapistSophomore Aela Mansmann is suing her Maine high school, which said her anonymous note bullied a male student.
  4. college admissions scandal
    Felicity Huffman Is Leaving Jail One (1) Day EarlyMeanwhile, she’s enjoying 5 a.m. wake-up calls and crafts.
  5. power
    Weinstein Reportedly Looked to Woody Allen for Help Silencing His Accusers“How did you deal with this?” Weinstein asked Allen, according to Ronan Farrow’s book Catch and Kill.
  6. sexual harassment
    Matt Lauer Accused of Exposing Himself to Today Producer at WorkWhen the woman tried to leave, Lauer reportedly became angry, saying, “You’re such a f—cking tease.”
  7. the cut on tuesdays
    ‘The Only Memory I Had Was Getting Into the Car’On this week’s podcast, one woman’s story of a Lyft ride gone wrong.
  8. crime
    Ex-Cop Who Shot Black Woman in Her Own Home Charged With MurderAaron Dean fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson while she was playing video games with her nephew.
  9. crime
    One Night at Mount SinaiAja Newman went to the emergency room for shoulder pain. Her doctor was a superstar. What’s the worst that could happen?
  10. crime
    Everything We Know About the Atatiana Jefferson Police ShootingAtatiana Jefferson was playing video games with her nephew when a cop shot and killed her.
  11. the body politic
    Ronan Farrow Depicts a Chilling Cover-up at NBCThe same people who let abuses happen are still running the show.
  12. crime
    Arizona Official Arrested for Running Human Smuggling Adoption RingPaul Petersen is accused of bringing more than 40 pregnant women into the U.S. for the purpose of putting their babies up for adoption.
  13. crime
    What Ungodly Thing Is This Royal Man Doing to a Cake?Prince Edward’s technique is incredibly anxiety-inducing.
  14. crime
    Matt Lauer’s Former Colleagues Appalled by New Rape Allegation“I believe she is telling the truth. And that breaks my heart.”
  15. crime
    A Man Testified Against a Cop Found Guilty of Murder. 10 Days Later, He Was DeadEverything to know about Joshua Brown, who was killed just days after testifying in the murder trial of Amber Guyger.
  16. power
    What Has Matt Lauer Learned? Maybe Nothing.In responding to a rape allegation, Lauer blames his victim.
  17. aliens are real
    Who, If Not Aliens, Is Sucking Every Drop of Blood From These CowsIt’s the only theory that makes sense.
  18. crime
    What’s Going on With This Possible Real-Life Orphan Story?There’s been another twist.
  19. power
    Ronan Farrow’s New Book Reveals Details About Matt Lauer’s Rape AllegationHis new book, Catch and Kill, includes specifics about the complaint that got Matt Lauer fired.
  20. the epstein case
    Prince Andrew Claims 2010 Epstein Visit Was a Friendship BreakupA source says the Duke’s visit to Epstein’s Manhattan home was an attempt to break contact with him.
  21. me too
    Weinstein Told Assistant “He’d Never Had a Chinese Girl” Before Rape Attempt“I’d worn two pairs of tights for protection, and tried to appease him by taking one of them off and letting him massage me, but it hadn’t worked.”
  22. me too
    When Women Don’t Want to TalkI asked dozens of women to share their experiences with sexual assault and harassment. Here’s what they did—and didn’t—tell me.
  23. the harvey weinstein case
    Weinstein Loses Bid to Move Rape, Sexual-Assault Trial Out of ManhattanHe had complained about all the bad press.
  24. lawsuits
    Two Women Are Suing James Franco for Alleged Sexual MisconductThe claim alleges that Franco used his acting schools to exploit women.
  25. arrest this man
    Smear Attempt Just Makes Elizabeth Warren Seem CoolJacob Wohl has accused the candidate of being a “cougar” in an open marriage in his latest ridiculous grift.
  26. crime
    Democratic Donor Ed Buck Has a Staggering Number of Alleged VictimsBuck is accused of administering “dangerously large” amounts of drugs to at least ten men — two of whom died in his apartment.
  27. power
    Ex-Cop Sentenced to 10 Years for Murdering Her Black Neighbor in His Own HomeIn September 2018, Amber Guyger killed Botham Jean in his own apartment.
  28. q&a
    This Writer Interviewed Her Rapist, 14 Years LaterTalking to Jeannie Vanasco about her memoir, Things We Didn’t Talk About When I Was a Girl.
  29. power
    Moroccan Journalist Jailed for an Abortion She Says She Never HadHajar Raissouni was sentenced to a year in prison, in what critics say is an act of retaliation for her reporting.
  30. the epstein case
    The FBI Is Investigating Prince Andrew’s Connection to Jeffrey EpsteinThe royal is implicated in Epstein’s alleged sex-trafficking ring.
  31. science of us
    What Do We Really Know About Pedophiles?There are 45 million images of child sex abuse circulating online. What do we know about the people who share them?
  32. celebrity
    Stacey Dash Was Arrested for Domestic ViolenceThe Clueless actress was taken into custody for 24 hours.
  33. power
    NYPD Officer Arrested for Molesting a 12-Year-Old GirlDetective Juan Jimenez is accused of groping and trying to kiss a child in his Brooklyn apartment this summer.
  34. #metoo
    The Fast and the Furious Director Rob Cohen Accused of Sexual AssaultA woman claims Cohen assaulted her in a hotel room while she was unconscious.
  35. operation varsity blues
    Felicity Huffman’s Daughter Is Reportedly Retaking Her (Scam-Free) SATsWithout, uh, any extra help.
  36. true crime
    A Woman’s Boyfriend Shot Her in the Head, and She Didn’t Realize It for a MonthNicole Gordon thought she’d been in a car crash. A month later, after going to the doctor, she learned the truth.
  37. sexual harassment
    Man Charged With Harassment After Kissing Reporter on Live TVThe man interrupted Kentucky reporter Sara Rivest’s broadcast, and also pretended to spank her.
  38. the epstein case
    What We Know About Jean-Luc Brunel, One of the Men Closest to EpsteinThe French modeling agent, who’s accused of trafficking underage girls to Epstein, has been found after weeks of hiding.
  39. crime
    White Girls, Aged 10 and 11, Arrested for Attacking Black Classmate on the BusOne of them has been charged with a hate crime in the alleged brutal attack.
  40. crime
    A Wisconsin Inmate Reportedly Confessed to the Making a Murderer KillingThe unnamed man — a convicted murderer — told a documentary filmmaker he’s responsible for Teresa Halbach’s killing.
  41. operation varsity blues
    A Second Parent Is Going to Prison Over the College Cheating ScandalDevin Sloane is accused of paying $250,000 to get his son into USC as a water-polo recruit.
  42. crime
    A Woman Created Over 350 Fake Instagrams to Harass Her Business RivalsA creepy children’s doll and a false kidnapping attempt were also involved in this strange cyberstalking case.
  43. power
    Plácido Domingo Leaves the Met Opera Amidst Harassment InvestigationThe embattled opera star has been accused of harassment by 20 women.
  44. crime
    A 6-Year-Old Girl Was Arrested for Acting Out in SchoolThe girl, who suffers from sleep apnea, was reportedly handcuffed and charged with battery after throwing a tantrum.
  45. sure jan
    Joke’s on You, Michael Cohen Loves PrisonSure, Michael.
  46. #metoo
    Chanel Miller Gives Powerful Interview About Surviving Brock Turner AssaultThe woman previously known as “Emily Doe” in the Brock Turner case talks about her assault with 60 Minutes.
  47. metoo
    Charlie Rose Faces New Harassment Allegations From Makeup ArtistHis longtime makeup artist says Rose was verbally abusive, and that he used his Bloomberg TV studio as “a sexual hunting ground.”
  48. crime
    Church of Scientology Hit With Child Sexual Abuse AllegationThe new suit, filed in Miami, makes claims of child sexual abuse, sexual battery, conspiracy, and more.
  49. #metoo
    Brad Pitt Talks About Confronting Harvey WeinsteinAfter Weinsten allegedly harassed Pitt’s then-girlfriend, Gwyneth Paltrow, in a hotel room.
  50. school shootings
    Sandy Hook Parents Release Chilling PSA for Back-to-School SeasonShowing the reality of what children face during mass shootings.
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