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FCC Votes To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

FCC Votes To Repeal Net Neutrality Rules

Ajit Pai, the chairman of the FCC, has pushed to roll back the Obama-era net neutrality rules.
‘Super Size Me’ Director Details His Own Sexual Misconduct

‘Super Size Me’ Director Details His Own Sexual Misconduct

Morgan Spurlock wrote “I am part of the problem” and promised he would “do better” in a blog post on Wednesday night.
Little Girl Steals Baby Jesus. Then This Happened.

Little Girl Steals Baby Jesus. Then This Happened.

A typical church Christmas pageant unravels when a girl playing a sheep steals a baby Jesus doll. What happens next will fill you with joy.
Paul Ryan: 'Isn't Going Anywhere' Despite Retirement Report

Paul Ryan: 'Isn't Going Anywhere' Despite Retirement Report

A report released today says Speaker Paul Ryan would like to serve through Election Day 2018 and retire ahead of the next Congress.
Fracking Wells Linked To Low Birth Weight: Study

Fracking Wells Linked To Low Birth Weight: Study

The study found mothers who lived near fracking wells while pregnant could have children with low birth weights.
How To Talk To Your Kids About Sexual Harassment

How To Talk To Your Kids About Sexual Harassment

Getting a head start in teaching kids about things like consent and gender equality could help reduce sexual misbehaviors down the road.
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3 Plead Guilty For Creating Botnet Used In Internet Attack: DOJ

3 Plead Guilty For Creating Botnet Used In Internet Attack: DOJ

The 'Mirai' botnet was used to conduct a number of DDoS attacks, the DOJ said.
Disney Buying Large Part Of 21st Century Fox In $52.4B Deal

Disney Buying Large Part Of 21st Century Fox In $52.4B Deal

21st Century Fox will spin off Fox Broadcasting network and stations Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, FS1, FS2 and Big Ten Network.
Tavis Smiley Accused Of Sexual Misconduct, Suspended By PBS

Tavis Smiley Accused Of Sexual Misconduct, Suspended By PBS

Variety reported that some witnesses were worried their employment was tied to a sexual relationship with Smiley.
New York Times Publisher To Retire, Successor Named

New York Times Publisher To Retire, Successor Named

Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr. will retire at the end of 2017 and pass on the role of publisher to his 37-year-old son A. G. Sulzberger.
Russell Simmons Accused Of Rape By 4 More Women: Reports

Russell Simmons Accused Of Rape By 4 More Women: Reports

Russell Simmons stepped down from his companies, including Def Jam Recordings, in November after two women accused him of sexual assault.
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Kentucky Lawmaker Accused Of Molestation Commits Suicide

Kentucky Lawmaker Accused Of Molestation Commits Suicide

Kentucky State Rep. Dan Johnson posted a message on Facebook before killing himself on a bridge, according to police and media reports.
Coastal Flooding In These Cities Will Only Get Worse, Report Says

Coastal Flooding In These Cities Will Only Get Worse, Report Says

New York City and Miami consistently rank as cities most vulnerable to coastal flooding, an analysis from Climate Central says.
Uber Charged $18,000 For An 11-Mile Ride: Report

Uber Charged $18,000 For An 11-Mile Ride: Report

A user in Toronto was charged $18,000, but the ride-sharing app refunded him after the error.
Majority Of Americans Agree Sexual Harassment Must Stop: Poll

Majority Of Americans Agree Sexual Harassment Must Stop: Poll

A new poll indicating that 74 percent of Americans think sexual harassment needs a serious solution could impact 2018 midterm elections.
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McCain Back In The Hospital For Cancer Treatment Side Effects

McCain Back In The Hospital For Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Earlier in the day, McCain tweeted thanks to Joe Biden for "being a source of strength" after Biden comforted McCain's daughter on The View.
'Every Night I'd Cry': Teens Reunite With Mom Battling Addiction

'Every Night I'd Cry': Teens Reunite With Mom Battling Addiction

"She's a mom now. I love waking up and she's always, like, 'Get up! Go to school!' I don't want to get up, but I love hearing her voice."
Starving Polar Bear Video Warns Of Impending Extinction

Starving Polar Bear Video Warns Of Impending Extinction

"He was once a huge male polar bear and now he is a bag of bones, reduced to skin hanging loosely off of his once massive frame."
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National Park Service Cuts Free Admission Days To 4 From 10

National Park Service Cuts Free Admission Days To 4 From 10

The park service is also proposing nearly tripling entry fees at more than one dozen parks.
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New Documentary Details Alleged Rape By Police Officer

New Documentary Details Alleged Rape By Police Officer

"Are you freaky," the officer asked Brittany Walker, before coercing her into oral sex.
Chuck Schumer Latest Target In Fake News Setup

Chuck Schumer Latest Target In Fake News Setup

The attempted smear of Sen. Chuck Schumer is reminiscent of tactics used by Project Veritas and James O'Keefe, a media scholar told Patch.
Watch Biden Comfort Meghan McCain As She Talks About Dad's Cancer

Watch Biden Comfort Meghan McCain As She Talks About Dad's Cancer

The former vice president came to Meghan McCain's side on The View when she became emotional talking about her father's cancer.
Boobs In Congress Annoy Marcy Kaptur

Boobs In Congress Annoy Marcy Kaptur

Not the boobs who make laws with her, but the ones that create cleavage and invite harassment.
Gray Whale Entangled Off CA Coast Inspires Mass Response: Video

Gray Whale Entangled Off CA Coast Inspires Mass Response: Video

Local whale watchers, marine wildlife experts, and NOAA worked to help free a gray whale entangled off the Newport Beach coast, Monday.
How To Stay Germ-Free During Your Holiday Travels

How To Stay Germ-Free During Your Holiday Travels

Keeping your hands clean during hectic holiday traveling just got a little easier thanks to these helpful practices and approaches.
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Hope After Heroin: A Recovering Addict Says Baby 'Saved My Life'

Hope After Heroin: A Recovering Addict Says Baby 'Saved My Life'

"I was shooting up and crying at the same time." A Long Island mom, in recovery after harrowing addiction, speaks on life-changing relapse.
Google’s Top 2017 Searches: Matt Lauer, Hurricane Irma, iPhones

Google’s Top 2017 Searches: Matt Lauer, Hurricane Irma, iPhones

Americans also wanted to know how to make slime, the calories in a Unicorn Frappuccino and how to make solar eclipse glasses.
Cheers! California Winery Unveils Marijuana-Infused Wine

Cheers! California Winery Unveils Marijuana-Infused Wine

Would you like a glass of pot-infused Sauvignon Blanc with your meal?
Roy Moore Continues To 'Wait On God;' Not Conceding Yet (Watch)

Roy Moore Continues To 'Wait On God;' Not Conceding Yet (Watch)

Moore told his supporters to let the recount process play itself out. “That's what we've got to do,” he said.
What Is Hanukkah? A Guide For Non-Jews

What Is Hanukkah? A Guide For Non-Jews

At sundown Tuesday, Jews around the world began celebrating Hanukkah, the eight-day "Festival of Lights." What is it? Patch fills you in.
Deputy AG Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Robert Mueller

Deputy AG Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Robert Mueller

The deputy attorney general who oversees the FBI's Russia probe testified before the House Wednesday.
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No Porn Or Being Alone With Kids For Dennis Hastert, Judge Says

No Porn Or Being Alone With Kids For Dennis Hastert, Judge Says

The former House speaker was in federal court, where he was also banned from using "any sex-related telephone numbers."
NYC Bombing Suspect Faces First Court Hearing

NYC Bombing Suspect Faces First Court Hearing

Akayed Ullah told investigators he was inspired by ISIS.

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