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Stephen Colbert Shreds Brett Kavanaugh's Defenders With 1 Incredibly Disturbing Question

"Late Show" host hammers conservatives who support the Supreme Court nominee despite a sexual assault allegation.<p>“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert wasted no time going after defenders of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court who has been accused of a sexual …

Stephen Colbert

How Was This a Penalty?

Green Bay Packers

Kerr concerned by lack of turnover on Warriors coaching staff

Steve Kerr concerned by lack of turnover on Warriors coaching staff<p>AP<p>Let's take a look at the Warriors' assistant coaches since Steve Kerr arrived …

Steve Kerr

11 Air-Purifying Plants for a Healthy Home

According to NASA’s Clean Air Study, these air-purifying plants—all of them very common and easy to find—are great at getting rid of the dangerous, …

Air Purifiers

Video Shows College Football Mascot Suffering A Horrifying Injury

College football players aren’t the only ones who can suffer injuries on game days. Sometimes, the mascots go down.<p>That’s what happened on Saturday …

New Hampshire

Jimmy Butler appears to respond to shade from Wiggins’ brother

Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports<p>‘Tis the season for pettiness in the NBA, apparently.<p>Word came out on Wednesday that Jimmy Butler is seeking a trade …

Los Angeles Clippers

Eric Dickerson Threatens Boycott of Canton By Hall of Famers

NFL Headline Sports Videos<p>September 19, 2018<p>During an interview today, former Los Angeles Rams running back and Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson made …

Kamala Harris Is Calling Out Federal Agencies About Bias In Facial Recognition

The federal government may soon be forced to take a hard look at the longstanding racial biases in facial recognition software. California Democratic …

Kamala

Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The two Korean leaders took to the road for the final day of their summit Thursday, heading to a beautiful volcano considered sacred in the North and used in its propaganda to legitimize the Kims' three generations of rule. Their trip followed a day of wide-ranging …

North Korea

Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Investigators have identified three more possible victims after a California surgeon and his girlfriend were charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women, prosecutors said Wednesday.<p>Michelle Van Der Linden, a spokeswoman for the Orange County district attorney's office, …

Newport Beach

The Japanese synchronized walking performance is absolutely mesmerizing to look at

<b>When you think about it walking is such a mundane activity, it is the most basic method for most people to get from one place to another.</b><p>To think …

Walking

Donald Trump Makes A Stunning Observation About The Wetness Of Water

The president's comments caused the jokes to rain down on Twitter.<p>Donald Trump released a video on Tuesday that thanked first responders for helping the victims of Hurricane Florence. But the president appeared to be winging his comments, which included a line that instantly took on a life of its …

Jokes

How Puerto Rico Became the Newest Tax Haven for the Super Rich

A year after the tragedy of Hurricane Maria, the 51st state has become the favorite playground for extremely wealthy Americans looking to keep their money from the taxman. The only catch? They have to cut all ties to the mainland (wink, wink).<p><b>The party known as Cocktails and Compliance</b>—so called …

Puerto Rico

Australian Athletes Donned Full-Body Blackface to Impersonate Williams Sisters

Venus Williams

Deshaun Watson takes high road while Texans coach blasts ‘ignorant, idiotic’ comment about QB

Deshaun Watson took the high road Wednesday, when asked about the headline-making comments by a Texas school district superintendent who disparaged the Houston quarterback on the basis of his being “a black quarterback.” Texans Coach Bill O’Brien, however, offered a more blunt assessment, …

Deshaun Watson

2 patients drown as van swept into floodwaters

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As South Carolina rivers overflowed from Florence's torrential rain, deputies taking two women to a mental health facility drove into floodwaters that swamped their van and trapped the women inside, officials said Wednesday.<p>The two deputies worked to free the women, who were …

Marion County

Four people get cancer from donated organ in 'extraordinary rare' case

<b>(CNN) —</b> Four European patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor, a case report explains.<p>The patients developed breast cancer years after their transplants, with three of them dying of the disease.<p>Dr. Frederike Bemelman, professor of nephrology at the University of …

Breast Cancer

In Florence's wake 1.7 million chickens drown, hogs in peril

Hurricane Florence<p>About 1.7 million chickens have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped at least 60 farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market, according to a major poultry producer.<p>Sanderson Farms said Tuesday the losses occurred at …

Floods

Vernon Davis, brother of retired Buffalo Bills cornerback, Vontae Davis, took to social media to respond to his brother's abrupt retirement.

Vernon Davis reacts to brother Vontae Davis' abrupt retirement<p>Instagram.com/@vernondavis85<p>Easily the most talked about story following Week 2 in the …

Eli Manning

Apparently dryer sheets could be behind that mystery breakout…

Picture this scenario: You’re diligently practicing your trusty skin-care regimen, eating a nutritious diet, taking beauty supplements, <i>and</i> keeping …

Skin Care

'It's a Circus There': Antonio Brown No-Show Confirms Tomlin Has Lost Steelers

For those of us who like Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin, there is a hard truth that must be said: He has lost his locker room.<p>It's all but impossible to consider all that is happening in Pittsburgh now and conclude Tomlin, now in his 12th year with the club, has a firm grasp on what's …

Aaron Rodgers

FanDuel Refuses to Honor Broncos Bet for $82K After Live Odds Line Error

The Denver Broncos nearly made New Jersey bettor Anthony Prince more than $82,000 during their 20-19 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.<p>According to David Purdum of ESPN.com, FanDuel mistakenly changed the live betting odds for Sunday's game after the Broncos moved into the red zone for …

New Jersey

Trump can't use FEMA's wireless alerts to send personal messages — it's illegal

Tech & Media<p>Contrary to public concern, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is not handing President Donald Trump a direct line to send personalized messages to American citizens.<p>He would be breaking the law if he did.<p>Last Friday, the Federal Communications Commission and FEMA announced plans …

Mobile Devices

Donald Trump Jr. Tried to Start a Fight with Anderson Cooper and Immediately Lost

He's just too dumb to know it.<p>Donald Trump Jr. seems to struggle at most things. Even on Twitter, where his father thrives like some pollution-resistant carp, the president's oldest son routinely stumbles into dumb, easily avoidable self-owns.<p>Over the weekend, Trump Jr. retweeted a photo of …

Donald Trump

Only In America Can The People Protesting the Death of Black Men Remain In Jail Longer Than An Officer Who Killed An Innocent Person

This is truly America, where protesting the death of unarmed black people at the hands of cops can land you held in jail for longer than the cops who …

Women of Color

Trump ignores security, crosses ‘red line’ with declassification gambit

Close video<p>The Rachel Maddow Show, 9/17/18, 9:52 PM ET<p>Trump declassifies Russia investigation docs, security be damned<p>Senator Richard Blumenthal …

Donald Trump

Man charged with murder in killing of star Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena

A 22-year-old man has been charged with murder in the killing of a former Iowa State University student-athlete who was found dead Monday at an Ames, Iowa, golf course, police said.<p>Collin Daniel Richards, who authorities said has no known address, was charged with first-degree murder in the death …

Iowa

Gruden: No regrets on Mack trade

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden told reporters Monday he doesn't have second thoughts about trading defensive end Khalil Mack despite the team's lack of pass rush through two games.<p>"No, it doesn't make me regret the trade," Gruden said. "We made the trade. We made the trade. ... We would have …

Sports

In North Carolina, it's the poorest who bear the brunt of flooding

Where the hurricanes hit the hardest are the counties that have the highest number of black populations and poor populations Rev William Barber<p>The storms are getting worse every year and I believe it’s because of what we’re doing to the environment Art Ferreiro, Jacksonville<p>Amid the cluster of …

North Carolina

South Africa crime: Can the country be compared to a 'war zone'?

<b>South Africa's police minister Bheki Cele has said a surge in murders has turned his country into a place that "borders on a war zone."</b><p>"Our bottom line is that this situation must reverse," he said.<p>Crime statistics released by the government show there were more than 20,000 murders in 2017, a 7% …

South Africa