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June 01, 2018 - 8:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says it's a "total double standard" that comedian Samantha Bee wasn't fired for using a vulgar, sexist term to describe his daughter and top White House adviser, Ivanka Trump. Why aren’t they firing no talent Samantha Bee for the horrible language used on...
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May 31, 2018 - 6:54 pm
"My mind is saying, 'Move your hands. Kick. Can you do anything? I don't want this. Why is this person doing this?' And me not being able to react in any specific way," Constand said in the taped interview, a brief clip of which aired on NBC's "Today" show on Thursday. "So I was limp. I was a limp...
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Pipes and wires are exposed after a culvert washed out a section of road on Holkham Drive in Albemarle County, near Charlottesville, Va., Thursday, May 31, 2018, following heavy overnight rains. (Andrew Shurtleff/The Daily Progress via AP)
May 31, 2018 - 6:27 pm
Heavy rains generated by subtropical Storm Alberto unleashed flooding in Virginia that washed out bridges, damaged homes, closed schools and transformed a normally peaceful creek into a raging river that swept away cars with people still in them. At least one person was killed and rescuers were...
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May 31, 2018 - 5:24 pm
Melody Herzfeld, the one-woman drama department at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, will be presented with the award onstage June 10 at the Tony telecast.
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FILE - In this May 24, 2018 file photo, Samantha Bee, host of "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee," poses at an Emmy For Your Consideration screening of the television talk show at the Writers Guild Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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May 31, 2018 - 2:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Samantha Bee has apologized after coming under fire for referring to Ivanka Trump with a vulgar word on her TBS comedy show. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders on Thursday called Bee's language "vile and vicious" and said executives at TBS and corporate parent Time Warner "...
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Feb. 5, 2018; Blue Ash, OH, USA; President Donald Trump tours and speaks at Sheffer Corporation.
Credit: Kareem Elgazzar/The Cincinnati Enquirer via USA TODAY NETWORK
May 31, 2018 - 11:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump escalated a feud with ABC on Thursday in the wake of the cancellation of "Roseanne," tweeting at the chief executive of ABC's parent company. Trump targeted Robert Iger on Twitter, saying: "Iger, where is my call of apology? You and ABC have offended...
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May 31, 2018 - 8:11 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Kim Kardashian was actually trying to conduct some serious business when she dropped by the Oval Office on Wednesday. Of course she is Kim Kardashian, and the people responsible for the front pages at the Daily News and the New York Post just couldn't help themselves as...
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Harvey Weinstein leaves the first precinct of the New York City Police Department after turning himself to authorities following allegations of sexual misconduct, Friday, May 25, 2018
(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 31, 2018 - 7:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was indicted on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations against the former movie mogul. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said Wednesday's indictment brings Weinstein "...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2017, file photo, police run toward the scene of a shooting near the Mandalay Bay resort and casino on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas. Police in Las Vegas are promising to release dispatch logs and additional officer reports about the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. A scheduled release of documents Wednesday, May 23, 2018, follows a court order in a public records lawsuit by The Associated Press and other media organizations seeking information about the Oct. 1 shooting. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
May 30, 2018 - 8:55 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Traffic surveillance video from the Las Vegas Strip and aerial images provided Wednesday by police offered unique overviews but little new information about the deadliest mass shooting in the nation's modern history. The records, released by Las Vegas police under court orders,...
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May 30, 2018 - 6:59 pm
A Baptist church in South Carolina plans to remove a hand-carved statue of Jesus Christ because some congregants believe it's too "Catholic" for their place of worship.
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