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Female cop breast-feeds abandoned baby

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> A newborn dumped in rubble near a construction site got a chance at life after a female officer took on the role of his mother, police in Bangalore, India, said.<p>Authorities received a call Friday about the abandoned baby boy, who was covered in blood and likely a few hours old, …

Child Care

Video busts cops at beach punching underage woman in head after she passes breathalyzer test

Video posted to Facebook and Twitter over the weekend showed a police officer in Wildwood, N.J. punching a woman who appears to be much smaller than …

Woman Sues R. Kelly In New York Alleging Sexual Battery And False Imprisonment

<b>Updated</b><i>on Tuesday, Mar. 22 at 3:29 p.m. ET.</i><p>In a lawsuit filed Monday in New York, R. Kelly has been accused of sexual battery, false imprisonment and failure to disclose a sexually transmitted disease. The woman who filed the suit, Faith A. Rodgers, is the same person who in April filed an …

Calls mount for Dem who admitted to abusing ex-wife to drop out of South Carolina primary

A South Carolina Democrat who has admitted to physically abusing his former wife in the 1970s has refused to drop out of next month’s congressional primary despite a call from his state’s Democratic Party to do so and the resignation of his campaign manager.<p>The Post and Courier of Charleston …

Saudi Women's Activists Arrested Prior To Lifting Of Driving Ban

At least six prominent defenders of women's rights in Saudi Arabia were detained this week, six weeks before the kingdom's ban on women from driving is due to be lifted June 24.<p>Activist Loujain al-Hathloul was arrested at her home on Tuesday evening, according to Amnesty International. She …

Human Rights

Why are for-profit US prisons subjecting detainees to forced labor? | Azadeh Shahshahani

Private prisons have for years enriched themselves by exploiting detained immigrant labor. They must be held accountable<p>In 2017, officials at the Stewart immigration detention center in Georgia placed Shoaib Ahmed, a 24-year-old immigrant from Bangladesh, in solitary confinement for encouraging …

Forced Labor

White man freaks out after hearing Spanish spoken in NYC — and threatens to call ICE as he’s laughed out of coffee shop

A white man was caught on video ranting about employees speaking Spanish to customers at a midtown Manhattan coffee shop — and threatens to call …

Coffee

Angry young white men, the “incel rebellion” and an age of worldwide reaction

<b>Members of the Ku Klux Klan at a rally to protect Southern Confederate monuments (Getty/Andrew Caballero)</b><p>White supremacists, online misogynists and the rise of the far right: How to fight a rising tide of resentment<p>May 12, 2018 10:00am (UTC)<p>If there is one thing that seems to unite the most extreme …

Police Investigating After Video Shows Officer Choking Black Man In Prom Tux

The video shows a white police officer choking a young tuxedo-clad man who is African-American, pushing him against a storefront and then slamming him to the ground outside a North Carolina Waffle House.<p>The 27-second clip provides no context for the confrontation, but the image of the burly …

Law Enforcement

'I can't breathe': Former NFL player completely unconscious after being slammed to the ground by police

While shouting “I’m not even doing nothing! I’m not even fighting back!” former NFL defensive back Desmond Marrow was grabbed by police and slammed …

If incels’ violent misogyny had a role in Toronto, we mustn’t downplay it | Emer O’Toole

On 6 December 1989, a misogynist who claimed he was “fighting feminism” shot dead 14 women, mostly engineering students, at Montréal’s École Polytechnique. I won’t use the murderer’s name. These men want us to use their names.<p>The women were Geneviève Bergeron, Hélène Colgan, Nathalie Croteau, …

Feminism

Amnesty International Names Kaepernick Its Ambassador Of Conscience

Amnesty International has given Colin Kaepernick its top human rights award for his public opposition to racial injustice. The former San Franciso 49ers quarterback is Amnesty's 2018 Ambassador of Conscience<p>Teri Schultz reports for our Newscast unit that the "take a knee" campaign that won …

Amnesty International

The Palestinian women at the forefront of Gaza's protests

In socially conservative Gaza, women have been leading the Great Return March movement, uniting all Palestinians.<p><b>Gaza Strip -</b> On one side of the fence, dozens of Israeli soldiers lay positioned behind sand dunes, tracking the Palestinian demonstrators through the crosshairs of their snipers.<p>On the …

Welcome, 'Little One': Critically Endangered Gorilla Born At National Zoo

This was years in the making: An adorable, critically endangered male lowland gorilla has been born at Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute. Zoo staff have named him Moke [Mo-KEY], a name that means "little one."<p>He's the first one to be born at the National Zoo in nine …

Gorillas

Unnamed Republican congressman goes off in profane rant: 'We might as well impeach the *******'

"I say a lot of shit on TV defending him, even over this. But honestly, I wish the motherf*cker would just go away. We're going to lose the House, …

The Crystals That May Have Helped Vikings Navigate Northern Seas

When the Vikings left the familiar fjords of Norway for icy, uncharted territories, they were at the mercy of weather. They had no magnetic compasses, and no way to ward off stretches of heavy clouds or fog that made it difficult to navigate by sun. How the explorers traversed open ocean during …

sunstones

5 Powerful Mantras to Help You Quiet Anxiety, Beat Self-Doubt, Manage Stress, and More

Use these simple slogans to rewire your thoughts, and feel calmer and more confident every day.<p>What if you could stop worrying (or feel more …

Self-help

Trump May Be Deposed in ‘Apprentice’ Groping Lawsuit

President Donald Trump can’t avoid a former "Apprentice" contestant’s defamation lawsuit and may be forced to respond under oath to allegations of …

Package Bombs Are Killing People in Texas but Donald Trump Hasn’t Said a Thing. There’s a Reason for That.

I’ve written this story before – many times, in fact. It’s a story of white privilege and black pain. It’s a story of Islamophobia and bigotry. It’s …

25 Best Motivational Quotes From Stephen Hawking

The late physicist overcame huge obstacles to become the world's most beloved scientist.<p>Best-selling author, award-winning physicist, and beloved <i>Star Trek</i> guest star Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. Prolific as both a writer and public figure, the late scientist made numerous wry remarks …

Stephen Hawking

Police evict Trump staff from Panama hotel amid ongoing dispute

More than a dozen police wearing bulletproof vests entered the lobby of the Trump International Hotel in Panama on Monday morning and evicted the …

A History of Sex and Abuse in the Trump Administration

There seems to be a pattern among powerful men in and around the White House. This month, the scandal surrounding Rob Porter – who rose within the …

Donald Trump

Judge orders gov't review of Keystone pipeline documents

BILLINGS, Mont. — Federal officials must go back and review documents related to the disputed Keystone XL oil pipeline, under a Wednesday court …

We Need to Talk About What Happens When You Get Your Period in Space

It's an important discussion.<p>Since NASA's early days, periods in space have been a strange and mysterious topic for engineers.<p>Countless things go …

Adam Rippon Will Boycott White House Olympic Celebration To "Do Something Positive" Instead

When the American Olympic figure skating team took home the bronze on Sunday night in PyeongChang, openly gay Adam Rippon's feud with the White House …

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

Society

Trump Supporters Spread the Majority of Phony News on Social Media

Trump supporters are among the most prolific social media users spreading fake news and conspiracy content, according to new research from Oxford …

8 cops allegedly used an elite Baltimore police team to plunder the city and its residents

Six of the cops pleaded guilty to federal charges, and two others were just convicted.<p>An elite Baltimore police task force spent years plundering the city and its residents for hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash, drugs, and jewelry.<p>That’s the astonishing revelation from the case against the …

Justice

China Is Attempting To Muzzle #MeToo

When Xiao Meili entered her freshman year at the Communication University of China in 2008, she was inundated with sexist messages that made her feel bad about herself.<p>"In high school, we were never allowed to wear makeup, then when we started university, all of a sudden, becoming a 'pretty woman' …

China

Evangelicals defend Trump's alleged marital infidelity. But his infidelity to America is worse.

Many of President Donald Trump’s critics have raised concerns in recent weeks about his alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels. If the revelations are true, Trump’s infidelity is a serious matter between him, his God and his spouse.<p>Quickly, so-called white evangelicals rushed to defend the …

Donald Trump