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Can public shaming work?

Can public shaming work?

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Some criminal punishments haven’t changed much from the days of scarlet letters and the stocks. In Ohio, a judge ordered Edmond Avid to hold up a sign, saying he was a bully and picked on disabled children: “I AM A BULLY! I pick on children that ar… [Read More]
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Philadelphia sports bar cracks a joke about domestic violence

Philadelphia sports bar cracks a joke about domestic violence

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A Philadelphia sports bar is facing trouble after making the tried-and-true mistake of joking about domestic violence. “I like my beer like I like my violence: Domestic,” a sign read in front of BarLy in Philadelphia’s Chinatown area, WCAU-TV rep… [Read More]
Candidate catches Florida lieutenant governor talking smack about him on camera

Candidate catches Florida lieutenant governor talking smack about him on camera

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Fla. Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera’s face said it all when former governor Charlie Crist shook his hand while talking to reporters in West Palm Beach. CBS Miami reports Lopez-Cantera was sharply criticizing Crist during a Monday speech at the For… [Read More]
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Organ recipient aims to complete student’s bucket list

Organ recipient aims to complete student’s bucket list

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When 21-year old nursing student Kristina Chesterman from Livermore, a town in the San Francisco Bay Area, was killed by an alleged drunk driver just a block from her home in Chico, Calif. she left a bucket list of milestones and experiences she hoped … [Read More]
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Stars aren’t going to Coachella for free

Stars aren’t going to Coachella for free

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The Daily Mail reported this week that some celebrities are getting paid big bucks to attend the Coachella music festival, which kicks off this Friday in California. The festival is always a star-studded event, and it’s no surprise that brands want t… [Read More]
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Nearly naked Florida woman goes on rampage inside McDonald’s restaurant

Nearly naked Florida woman goes on rampage inside McDonald’s restaurant

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New security video shows a Florida woman tearing up the inside a fast food restaurant in St. Petersburg, because Florida woman don’t care. Florida woman just does what she wants. Monday, the seriously unlucky employees at a McDonald’s uploaded secu… [Read More]
The Ultimate Warrior speaks during the WWE Hall of Fame Induction at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans on Saturday, April 5, 2014. (Jonathan Bachman/AP Images for WWE)

Legendary wrestler Ultimate Warrior dies

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  Legendary wrestler The Ultimate Warrior has died, Stamford-based WWE announced in a statement Tuesday. He was 54. Born James Brian Hellwig, The Ultimate Warrior was an iconic figure for the WWE (then the WWF) in the late 80s and 90s. On Saturday night, he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. He made […] [Read More]
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Husband says cheating La. congressman ruined his marriage

Husband says cheating La. congressman ruined his marriage

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It’s “hate the sin and hate the sinner” for the husband of a woman caught kissing a married U.S. representative. Heath Peacock says Rep. Vance McAllister, R-La., ruined his marriage and has destroyed his life, according to CNN. The trouble began … [Read More]

Proposal would let UConn athletes unionize

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UConn star Shabazz Napier recently told reporters that he understands why some college athletes want to form a union because he has had to go to bed hungry when he couldn’t afford food. The CT Mirror news site reported Napier’s comments. Read the Mirror story here. Meanwhile, state Rep. Pat Dillon is prepared to file legislation to […] [Read More]
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LOS ANGELES - 1982: Film actor Mickey Rooney poses with the "Lifetime Achievement" Academy Award backstage, following his acceptance speech, at the 1982 Academy Awards in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Report: Actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

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Mickey Rooney, the legendary actor who starred in more than a dozen Andy Hardy movies and frequently co-starred with Judy Garland, died Sunday, TMZ reported. He was 93. According to TMZ, the actor had been in ill health. Rooney’s career spanned nearly 90 years. His voluminous resume includes work on film, TV and stage. He […] [Read More]
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