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L.A.'s homeless population has grown by 75% in 6 years

The number of people living on the streets and shelters in Los Angeles has increased from about 32,000 to 55,000 in the last six years, per The L.A. …

'Thank you' for letting 'me use the girls' bathroom': Ill. campaign ad draws fire

In political campaigns, negative advertisements tend to trade on controversy and exaggeration. But a new ad out of Illinois is so inflammatory that a bipartisan group of state officials is blasting it as bigoted and calling for it to be taken down, while others appear to have mistaken it for some …

Bruce Rauner

Michelle Obama talks education, gender equality in Montreal

Former first lady Michelle Obama delighted and captivated her Montreal audience on Monday night, highlighting education and gender equality in an hour-long chat.<p>Months after her husband delivered a speech to a sold-out crowd, it was her turn to take the stage.<p>Obama took part in an hour-long …

Bob Mueller’s Investigation is Larger—and Further Along—Than You Think

President Trump claimed in a tweet over the weekend that the controversial Nunes memo “totally vindicates” him, clearing him of the cloud of the …

Rachel Crooks, who accused Trump of sexual harassment, is running for office

Last December, as the Trump presidency chugged toward the close of its first year, a woman from western Ohio named Rachel Crooks appeared on CNN.<p>More than a year earlier, Crooks had been one of a handful of women to accuse then-candidate Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances. Now, with Trump …

Iranian women defiant against compulsory hijab

A new wave of protests against the compulsory wearing of hijab has spread across Iran, resulting in the arrests of dozens of women. The government …

South Asia

Stocks largely level after early dive, morning of sharp swings

U.S. stocks bounced up in the final hour of trading Tuesday after a rocky morning that saw the Dow Jones industrial average dip into correction territory.<p>After a big swing of more than 1,168 points during the day, the Dow landed up 2.3 percent, or 567 points, to finish at 24,913. Still, the …

Stock Markets

Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Just Welcomed Their Third Grandchild — Meet Baby Minnie!

The Osbourne family just got a little bigger! Ozzy Osbourne and Sharon Osbourne became grandparents for the third time when their son, Jack Osbourne, …

This may not, in time, be the best book about the Weinstein scandal, but it will surely remain the most visceral – anger burns from every page<p>In the week that I read Rose McGowan’s memoir, <i>Brave</i>, I went to see <i>All the Money in the World</i>, the Getty biopic that originally starred Kevin Spacey, before …

Sexual Harassment

Christie Brinkley says Trump tried to woo her while married to Ivana

Christie Brinkley claims “smarmy” Donald Trump tried to woo her while he was married to Ivana.<p>Brinkley revealed in an interview with Porter magazine …

Wearing black to the State of the Union isn't enough

<b>(CNN) —</b> The black dresses symbolizing a stand against sexual harassment and assault we saw at the Golden Globes will make another appearance at the State of the Union, putting the nation on notice that Time's Up for inappropriate behavior. We can't expect President Donald Trump to speak to this …

White Supremacists On College Campuses Have More Power Than They've Ever Had

Within the past 12 months, white supremacist groups have made college students a much bigger recruitment target. A new report from the …

Rights & Freedoms

Decrying 'Dog-Eat-Dog System,' #PoorPeoplesCampaign Kicks Off 40 Days of 'Moral Action'

Jessica Corbett, staff writerIn Washington, D.C. and more than two dozen states across the country on Monday, supporters of the Poor People's …

Southern Poverty Law Center

Under Pressure from Fox News, Obama to Stop Making Stocks Plummet

NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—One day after the Fox News Channel host Sean Hannity blamed him for the historic plunge in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, former President Barack Obama agreed to stop making stocks tumble.<p>“Sean Hannity has accused me of making the stock market go down,” Obama told …

Jessica Simpson sued over Instagram snap

A photo agency sued singer Jessica Simpson Tuesday over a photograph of herself that she posted on her social media accounts.<p>Splash News and Picture …

‘Stranger Things’ Will Continue To Do Something More Netflix Shows Should Follow In Season 3

<b>UPDATE</b>: as expected, <i>Stranger Things</i> season three will consist of eight episodes, “down one installment compared to season two’s nine-episode haul but in line with season one,” according to TVLine. Production begins in April.<p>For years, television shows were to expected to make somewhere between 22 …

TV

Vanity Fair removes James Franco from cover after sexual misconduct allegations

When Vanity Fair unveiled the cover for its highly anticipated, annual Hollywood issue on Thursday, many took note of the fact that Reese Witherspoon appeared to have three legs due to what some called a “Photoshop” error. But that wasn’t the only digital alteration the cover underwent.<p>The cover …

The U.S. Can No Longer Hide From Its Deep Poverty Problem

You might think that the kind of extreme poverty that would concern a global organization like the United Nations has long vanished in this country. Yet the special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Philip Alston, recently made and reported on an investigative tour of the United …

Globalization

Fox News contributor: I’m gay and conservative. So what?

Guy Benson attacked those who say being gay and conservative "qualifies me as a 'self-hating' gay"The post Fox News contributor: I’m gay and …