Crystal Evans

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A 21-Year-Old Woman Is the Youngest Person in the U.S. to Get a Face Transplant

Her story is incredible.<p>Katie Stubblefield lost her face at 18, when she attempted to take her own life, shooting herself in the face with a rifle. At 21, she received a transplant at the Cleveland Clinic, making her the youngest person in the U.S. to receive a face transplant. Her story, “The …

Omarosa: DeVos said black college students lack the ‘capacity to understand’ her agenda

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos allegedly said the students who booed her May 2017 commencement speech at a historically black college didn't have the "capacity to understand" what she wants to accomplish, according to the tell-all book by former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman.<p>Manigault …

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Lawmakers Want to Know Why Ajit Pai Made Up DDOS Attack, Lied to Congress

FCC boss Ajit Pai finds himself in hot water over the attack that wasn’t.<p>Several lawmakers would like to know why the FCC not only made up a distributed denial of service attack, but repeatedly lied to the media and Congress about that fact.<p>You might recall that last year’s John Oliver segment on …

Net Neutrality

Kellyanne Conway Refuses to Defend Trump Calling Omarosa ‘Dog’

There are still some things about the president that Kellyanne Conway just can’t defend.<p>Kellyanne Conway is still, after all these many months, one …

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Sarah Sanders apologizes for false claim about African-American jobs

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a rare correction Tuesday night after falsely declaring that President Donald Trump has created three times as many jobs for African-American workers as former President Barack Obama did during his two terms in office.<p>"Correction from today's …

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Iowa Supreme Court Closes Warrant Loophole, Slams U.S. Supreme Court For Weakening Fourth Amendment

The Iowa Supreme Court ruled that impounding a car and conducting an inventory search without a warrant violated the Iowa Constitution’s protection against “unreasonable searches and seizures.” Although the Iowa Constitution’s provision is similarly worded to the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. …

Iowa

25 Jokes About Being Gay That'll Have You Screaming

"Are you staring at me because I'm gay or because you're gay? A series."

Jokes

When Did Ajit Pai Know?

Set to appear before a Senate oversight committee next Thursday, Ajit Pai will face a barrage of questions about why senior officials at the agency …

Net Neutrality

The Most Controversial Horror Movies Ever

The horror genre is one of the most controversial storytelling styles in the world. The whole genre is based on the most terrible things that people …

Horror

11 Impressive Questions To Ask At The End Of Every Job Interview

Make sure you stand out when you're asked, "Do you have any questions?"<p>No matter how prepared you are, a job interview is a nerve-wracking experience. You have to answer a torrent of questions on the spot and sell yourself to a hiring manager — sometimes even a room full of strangers. And when it …

Employment

The FCC just admitted it lied about a cyberattack to avoid net neutrality comments

Last year, the Federal Communications Commission voted to overturn net neutrality rules, a move that millions of people protested in comments sent to …

Net Neutrality

Now the Trump administration wants to limit citizenship for legal immigrants

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is expected to issue a proposal in coming weeks that would make it harder for legal immigrants to become citizens or get green cards if they have ever used a range of popular public welfare programs, including Obamacare, four sources with knowledge of the plan …

Immigration

This Is How Pregnant Women Were Treated At Work Before Maternity Leave Existed

Even in 2018, being a pregnant employee is far from ideal<p>Before maternity leave existed, working women who became pregnant were subject to all kinds …

Pregnancy

Melania Trump Walks Back Support For LeBron James

<i>ABC News</i> reported Sunday that First Lady Melania Trump and her communications team have since attempted to walk back the support she initially …

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The Latest: Trump appears to change his story about meeting

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his comments about a meeting campaign officials and Russians at Trump Tower. (all times local):<p>7 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to change his story about a 2016 meeting at Trump Tower that is pivotal to the special …

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Stand Your Ground becomes top issue in Democrats' race for governor

The battle over Florida’s Stand Your Ground law became the newest front in the political war over guns — especially for black voters — as all the Democratic gubernatorial candidates called for the repeal of the self-defense statute during a rally in Clearwater, where a white man has avoided arrest …

Florida

The alt-right is coming to Washington, DC. Here’s how anti-racist groups are preparing.

One year after Charlottesville, counterprotesters aim to “stand against hate.”<p>Last August, hundreds of white supremacists, neo-Nazis, and members of the alt-right descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, for “Unite the Right,” a rally to put the power of white nationalists on full display. A year …

Rights & Freedoms

The Latest: Trump reinstates many sanctions on Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. sanctions on Iran (all times local):<p>11:05 a.m.<p>President Donald Trump is signing an executive order reimposing many sanctions on Iran, three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal. He says the U.S. policy is to levy "maximum economic pressure" on the …

South Asia

Manafort's defense team attempts mission impossible

His legal team is mounting a case to exonerate him in Virginia — an uphill battle, experienced attorneys say.<p>Paul Manafort might be facing long odds, but President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman isn’t just rolling over in his Virginia trial on tax evasion and bank fraud.<p>Many Washington …

Paul Manafort

BDSM and Aftercare: How to Support the Tops and Doms in Your Life - them.

Dahlia wears a white dress shirt and a wormy eyeliner-moustache traced over her upper lip as she reads aloud from John Waters’ memoir, <i>Shock Value</i>. …

Mansplaining, explained in one simple chart

Kim Goodwin was asked to help some colleagues tell if they were being helpful or condescending. So she created a simple chart – which went unexpectedly viral.<p>Two male colleagues recently asked me, unprompted, “How do I know if I’m mansplaining?” Both are experts who are often asked to explain …

Feminism

How an Ex-Cop Rigged McDonald’s Monopoly Game and Stole Millions

Jerome Jacobson and his network of mobsters, psychics, strip club owners, and drug traffickers won almost every prize for 12 years, until the FBI …

Crime

Why Trump’s attacks on preexisting conditions are an attack on women

If Democrats take the House, they will have women voters — and their commitment to protections for preexisting conditions — to thank.<p>As much as any other issue, women’s health will be on the ballot in the 2018 midterm elections.<p>It’s almost hard to remember now, but in the days before the Affordable …

Health Care

New Emails Show What Happens When The Pentagon Has To Scramble To Catch Up To Trump

BuzzFeed News<p>“The Pentagon was caught off guard” stories have become a staple of news coverage of the Trump administration.<p>It’s no secret that time …

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Trump blasts Cohen over tape disclosure

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump blasted his former attorney Michael Cohen on Wednesday, the morning after CNN aired the audio of a recording Cohen made of the two.<p>"What kind of a lawyer would tape a client? So sad! Is this a first, never heard of it before? Why was the tape so abruptly …

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DONALD TRUMP'S ALL-CAPS IRAN TWEET IS A BIG DEAL

<b>(CNN) —</b> First, an admission: I have no idea why President Donald Trump tweeted the following at 11:24 p.m. Eastern Time on Sunday night:<p><i>"To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER</i> …

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Michigan attorney general: Anti-LGBTQ discrimination is totally legal

His opinion contradicts the state's Civil Rights Commission.<p>Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette (R), who is vying to be the state’s next …

LGBTQI

Victim's girlfriend says Florida gunman provoked fatal 'stand your ground' shooting

Britany Jacobs, the girlfriend of the man shot and killed in a Florida parking lot last week, says her boyfriend was just coming to her defense and …

Florida

Louisville Police Officer Called Black Woman ‘Wild Animal That Needs To Be Put Down,’ Investigation Finds

The officer also said in a Facebook post that Madonna should be “[beaten] half to death” with a microphone for studying the Koran, reports say.<p>Newly …

Women of Color

Ex-White House Stenographer: With No Official Transcript, Trump Can Muddle The Truth

For five years, Beck Dorey-Stein was Barack Obama's "professional stalker," she says. "His creeper."<p>As a former White House stenographer — a job she found on Craigslist of all places — Dorey-Stein was part of a team responsible for going anywhere the president went, recording his every public …

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