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  1. crime
    Chris Brown Has Been Arrested on Suspicion of RapeThe singer has been detained in France after a 24-year-old woman accused him of assaulting her at a hotel. He was released on Tuesday night.
  2. crime
    Deaths of Saudi Arabian Sisters Found in Hudson River Ruled SuicideThe bodies of Tala Farea, 16, and Rotana Farea, 22, were found in October 2018.
  3. lawsuits
    Student Was Told Her Skin Was ‘Too Dark’ to Perform With Dance Team: LawsuitA black student says she was told her skin would clash with the team’s costumes.
  4. crime
    The Jayme Closs Kidnapping Details Read Like a Horror StoryThe suspect decided to kidnap Closs after seeing her get on a school bus, per the criminal complaint.
  5. crime
    Second Man Found Dead in the House of Prominent Democratic DonorThe man has been identified as Timothy Dean.
  6. crime
    Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth, Prompting Sexual-Assault InvestigationPolice are now seeking DNA samples from male staff at the nursing home where she’s been a long-term patient.
  7. crime
    Man Posed As Dead Wife for Over a Year to Cover Up Murder, Police Say“I feel betrayed and that I was played,” her sister told reporters.
  8. power
    Two Women Arrested for Attacking Transgender Woman in Bar BathroomThe assault occurred in North Carolina, where a notorious anti-trans bathroom bill was briefly passed.
  9. power
    Police Arrest Suspect in Jazmine Barnes Shooting CaseThe man, a 20 year-old black male, doesn’t match the initial suspect sketch.
  10. crime
    Here’s Why You Don’t Try to Kidnap Someone Inside a Karate StudioIt can only end one way!
  11. #metoo
    Les Moonves Exiled to Megayacht in Wake of Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsTough.
  12. mississippi
    A Pregnant Woman Died in a Mississippi Jail After Complaining of Stomach PainsLanekia Michelle Brown’s family suspects foul play.
  13. crime
    The Serial Killer and the ‘Less Dead’Samuel Little may have murdered more people than anyone in U.S. history. This is the story of how he was caught — and why he almost got away.
  14. power
    Jazmine Headley Speaks Out for First Time Since Video of NYPD ConfrontationHeadley says she plans to file a lawsuit to prevent this from happening to anyone else.
  15. slippery situations
    Man Mysteriously Trapped in Grease Vent Emerges Slick But UnscathedThe grease bandit was reportedly “less than truthful about his … intentions” inside the vent.
  16. sandy hook
    Sandy Hook Evacuated Over Bomb Threat on 6th Anniversary of Mass ShootingStudents were dismissed for the day after the threat came in.
  17. true crime
    Inside an Extremely Bizarre, Extremely Florida Murder CaseA woman is on trial for the death of her husband, who was initially thought to be eaten by gators.
  18. power
    Disturbing Video Shows NYPD Officers Ripping 1-Year-Old From Mother’s ArmsShe’s now in custody at Rikers Island for resisting arrest.
  19. power
    Woman With a Tumblr Devoted to Dylann Roof Arrested for Mass-Murder PlotTwenty-three-year-old Elizabeth Lecron had been writing letters to Dylann Roof while he was in prison.
  20. campus sexual assault
    Ex-Frat President Accused of Rape Given $400 Fine, No Prison TimeThis is at least the third time the judge has given probation to a man accused of sexually assaulting a Baylor student.
  21. crime
    Two Unruly Nuns Apparently Embezzled $500,000 From School, Hit the CasinoSo much for that whole vow of poverty thing.
  22. lawsuits
    NYPD Accused of Forcing Woman to Give Birth While Chained to Bed“Shortly after she gave birth, NYPD officers again shackled her… Ms. Doe struggled to feed her new baby with one arm.”
  23. crime
    A Border Patrol Agent in Texas Killed at Least 4 Women. Here’s What to Know.Juan David Ortiz has been charged with murder for his suspected role in four killings.
  24. crime
    Everything to Know About the Florida Woman Who Was Killed in Costa RicaCarla Stefaniak, 36, was reported missing on November 28 when she missed her flight back home. Her body has been found by police.
  25. crime
    A Fourth Woman Accuses Neil deGrasse Tyson of Sexual MisconductAn investigative report from BuzzFeed details new allegations.
  26. crime
    Surviving R. Kelly Screening Evacuated After ThreatThe anonymous caller reportedly placed the call from Chicago.
  27. mysteries
    What Happened to the Scientist Responsible for the First Gene-Edited Babies?He Jiankui, who claims to have conducted a controversial experiment, has reportedly gone missing.
  28. the cut on tuesdays
    How It Feels to Survive Being ShotThis week’s episode of The Cut on Tuesdays podcast.
  29. crime
    Dallas Cop Who Killed Botham Jean in His Apartment Has Been Indicted on MurderHere’s everything we know about the ex-cop who shot and killed her black neighbor.
  30. crime
    Jewish Columbia Professor’s Office Vandalized With Large SwastikasAmid a nationwide uptick in anti-Semitic hate crimes.
  31. crime
    Man Cites ‘Life Begins at Conception’ Law to Argue Rape Victim Wasn’t a ChildA Kansas man accused of raping a 15-year-old says that under a state abortion law, she’s not a child.
  32. jeffrey epstein
    Trump’s Labor Secretary Once Helped a Billionaire Child Rapist Hide His CrimesProsecutors had enough evidence to put Jeffrey Epstein in prison for life. Instead they gave him – and his friends – immunity from federal charges.
  33. crime
    Les Moonves, Agent Tried to Silence Accuser With $1,500 Acting GigA new report reveals a sexual assault allegation from 1995.
  34. ethics
    What Really Caused ‘America’s Best Burger Place’ to Shut Down?What the viral Thrillist article about Bar Stanich left out.
  35. crime
    Here’s the Gender-Reveal Stunt That Started a Massive WildfireIt’s a boy!
  36. crime
    Karina Vetrano Murder Case Ends in MistrialVetrano, 30, was killed while running near her Queens home in 2016.
  37. shootings
    Gunman Killed His Ex-Fiancée and Two Others in Chicago Hospital ShootingHere’s what we know so far.
  38. crime
    What We Know About Michael Avenatti’s Arrest for Domestic ViolenceMareli Miniutti was granted a restraining order against the lawyer.
  39. human rights abuses
    Saudi Arabia Accused of Torturing Jailed Women’s-Rights ActivistsA new report details the alleged torture of women detained by the Saudi government.
  40. domestic violence
    Ex-Judge Accused of Killing Wife 4 Years After Brutally Assaulting HerLance Mason served nine months for domestic violence. After his release from prison, he was hired by the mayor of Cleveland’s office.
  41. lawsuits
    Surviving the ‘Predators’ Club’Three prominent Dartmouth professors allegedly tormented their female students for over 15 years. Now the women are taking on the school.
  42. power
    How Did Larry Nassar Deceive So Many for So Long?Everyone believed the predatory trainer who may have just brought down USA Gymnastics.
  43. crime
    Chris Watts Sentenced in Murder of His Wife and Daughters. Here’s What to Know.A day after pleading for their return, Chris Watts of Colorado was arrested and convicted for murdering his pregnant wife and their two daughters.
  44. crime
    White Man Accused of Killing Two Black People at Kroger Charged With Hate CrimesGregory Bush tried to enter a predominantly black church before shooting two black people at the supermarket.
  45. lawsuits
    Yet Another Actress Is Suing Weinstein for Sexual AssaultBoardwalk Empire actress Paz de la Huerta says Weinstein raped her twice in 2010.
  46. crime scene
    Extremely Florida Woman Attempts to Steal Live Lobster From RestaurantConsider the lobster bandit.
  47. dangerous strawberries
    Police Arrest a Woman Suspected of Filling Strawberries With NeedlesA 50-year-old was arrested by Australian police in connection to nearly 100 cases involving strawberries filled with needles.
  48. mass shootings
    Everything We Know About the Mass Shooting in Thousand Oaks, CaliforniaTwelve people were found dead. Here’s what happened.
  49. true crime
    Here’s What Not to Do If You Find Out Your Therapy Patient Was in the Mob“I really just want his face punched in, I swear to God.”
  50. crime
    What to Know About the Karina Vetrano Murder CaseVetrano, 30, was killed while out for a run two years ago. The trial for her murder starts today.
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