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Crime

  1. power
    Now Cuomo Faces a Criminal ComplaintThe Albany County Sheriff is investigating allegations that the governor groped an employee in the executive mansion.
  2. crime
    Hillsong Church Leader Charged With Concealing Child Sex AbuseAustralian investigators say Brian Houston knew his father sexually assaulted multiple boys and deliberately kept it from police.
  3. power
    Andrew Cuomo Sexually Harassed Women, According to New InvestigationA new report by State Attorney General Letitia James’s office details misconduct allegations from 11 women.
  4. power
    We’re Done Here It’s time for Andrew Cuomo to go.
  5. crime
    They Thought They Were Lucky to Get an AppointmentDr. Joseph Silverman was renowned for treating young girls with anorexia. But patients in his care allege he raped them repeatedly.
  6. power
    Amanda Knox Calls Out Stillwater for Using Her Story“Why does my name refer to events I had no hand in?”
  7. culture
    No, Simone Biles Isn’t a QuitterThe gymnastics superstar is in the middle of her greatest fight yet. And still winning.
  8. crime
    The Atlanta Spa Shooter Has Pleaded Guilty to MurderRobert Aaron Long has been given four life sentences — and may still face the death penalty.
  9. arson
    Did Someone Set Beyoncé’s House on Fire?!A blaze at a New Orleans mansion believed to belong to her and Jay-Z is being investigated as arson.
  10. gender reveals
    Let This Be a Lesson to Us AllIgnite a deadly wildfire at your gender-reveal party, and you may face felony charges.
  11. restorative justice
    Can ‘Bad Men’ Ever Change?Would face-to-face meetings between a victim and an abuser — a form of restorative justice — help a society overwhelmed with toxic behavior?
  12. crime
    Bill Cosby Is Reportedly Already Planning His Comeback TourAccording to his publicist, “The world wants to see Mr. Cosby.”
  13. power
    Phylicia Rashad Is Just the BeginningHBCUs have a long history of neglecting survivors of sexual assault.
  14. power
    ‘We Gave It Our Best Shot’Four of Bill Cosby’s accusers react to the news of his release from prison.
  15. power
    Who Our Legal System ServesFour years into the Me Too movement, we still don’t do enough to support women who come forward.
  16. racism
    Look Who’s Being Charged With a Hate CrimeMiya Ponsetto faces charges after viral video footage showed her attacking a Black teenager and falsely accusing him of stealing her phone.
  17. power
    When Is It Enough?Bill Cosby’s overturned conviction is a reminder that the legal system remains stacked against accusers.
  18. sexual violence
    The Worst Reaction to Bill Cosby’s Release So FarPhylicia Rashad, Cosby’s former co-star, tweeted her support after the actor’s sexual-assault conviction was overturned.
  19. crime
    Bill Cosby Has Been ReleasedAfter serving just over two years of his prison sentence, his sexual-assault conviction has been overturned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
  20. nxivm
    Allison Mack Sentenced to 3 Years in PrisonThe judge said she was “essentially an accomplice” in the NXIVM sex cult.
  21. crime
    A Cop Sent Himself a Woman’s Nudes While Detaining HerFormer Minnesota state trooper Albert Kuehne pleaded guilty to the theft this week.
  22. gun violence
    Two Dead and at Least 20 Wounded in South Florida ShootingAccording to local police, a trio of shooters opened fire on a Hialeah banquet hall on Sunday.
  23. crime
    A Passenger Punched a Flight Attendant in the FaceIncidents of passengers attacking flight attendants have been on the rise throughout the pandemic.
  24. crime
    Tacoma Police Officers Face Murder Charges in Manuel Ellis KillingProsecutors say two white officers brutally beat a 33-year-old Black man in an apparently unprovoked attack, with the help of a third officer.
  25. ugh
    Amy Cooper Is Suing … for Racial Discrimination?The white woman who gained notoriety after calling the police on a Black bird-watcher continues to insist she’s “not a racist.”
  26. marilyn manson
    A Warrant Is Out for Marilyn Manson’s ArrestNew Hampshire authorities are seeking the singer, who allegedly assaulted a videographer in 2019.
  27. power
    ‘I Still Hold the Weight of What I Witnessed a Year Ago’A year later, Darnella Frazier reflected on recording the viral video of George Floyd’s murder.
  28. crime
    Everything We Know About the Deeply Suspicious ‘Doomsday Couple’Nearly a year after two Idaho children were found dead, their mother and her husband have been indicted on murder charges.
  29. reckoning with a reckoning
    Stop Hustling Black DeathSamaria Rice is the mother of Tamir, not a “mother of the movement.”
  30. power
    The Matt Gaetz Scandal Keeps Getting WorseHis ex-girlfriend has reportedly agreed to talk to investigators, which likely spells trouble for the Florida Republican.
  31. sexual assault
    Lady Gaga Says She Suffered a ‘Total Psychotic Break’ After Being RapedIn a new interview, she discussed the lasting trauma after being sexually assaulted as a teenager.
  32. oh!
    Lori Loughlin Will Have a Little Vacation, ThanksShe and Mossimo Giannulli got permission for a five-day trip to Mexico.
  33. crime
    Woman Testifies That Danny Masterson Brutally Raped HerShe said the actor assaulted her as she fell in and out of consciousness and at one point threatened her with a gun.
  34. power
    Best-Selling Philip Roth Biographer Accused of Sexual AssaultA new publisher has purchased the rights to Blake Bailey’s book despite allegations of rape against the author.
  35. power
    What We Know About Bill Gates’s Friendship With Jeffrey EpsteinIn the wake of his divorce, questions about Gates’s relationship with the convicted sex-offender have resurfaced.
  36. animals
    Houston’s Fugitive Tiger Has Finally Been FoundHe is reportedly being resettled at an animal sanctuary, after an impressive six days on the lam.
  37. animals
    Fugitive Tiger Continues to Evade ArrestA big cat has been on the lam in Houston for nearly a week.
  38. police bruality
    4 Ex-Officers Face Federal Charges for George Floyd’s MurderDerek Chauvin and three other former Minneapolis police officers have been indicted by a federal grand jury.
  39. influencers
    A Guide to the Many, Many Scandals of James CharlesA former employee has gone public with damning new allegations and is suing the influencer.
  40. atlanta spa shootings
    Prosecutor Says the Atlanta Spa Shootings Were Hate CrimesThe Fulton County district attorney said she believes the attacks were racially motivated, and she intends to seek the death penalty.
  41. school shootings
    A 6th Grader Opened Fire in Her Idaho Middle School, Injuring 3 PeopleAuthorities say she shot two students and a custodian, all of whom are expected to survive.
  42. crime
    Josh Duggar Charged With Possessing Child PornographyThe already-disgraced reality-TV star has pleaded not guilty to the federal charges against him.
  43. crime
    Another Scheming High-School Mom Has Been ArrestedA Florida mother and daughter face up to 16 years in prison for allegedly conspiring to rig a homecoming election.
  44. power
    Who Gets to Write a Recovery Memoir?Hunter Biden’s Beautiful Things insists that addiction is an equalizer, which just isn’t true.
  45. power
    A Cult Leader Known As ‘Mother God’ Was Found MummifiedSeven members of the group Love Has Won have been arrested after Amy Carlson’s body was discovered decomposing in a bizarre shrine.
  46. crime
    No End in Sight for Puerto Rico’s Gender Violence EpidemicMonths after the governor declared a state of emergency, nothing has changed.
  47. crime
    A Florida Principal Was Filmed Paddling a 6-Year-Old StudentMelissa Carter is under investigation after a video showed her spanking a sobbing child with a paddle.
  48. stop asian hate
    An Asian Woman Was Brutally Attacked With a Hammer in NYCThe NYPD is currently investigating the incident as a hate crime.
  49. the body politic
    Life As a ManWhen Valentina Rice wrote a letter to Blake Bailey’s publisher alleging that he had raped her, they forwarded the message right to him.
  50. power
    Men Who Killed Ahmaud Arbery Face Federal Hate-Crime ChargesA grand jury indicted Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael, and William “Roddie” Bryan for targeting Arbery because of his race.
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