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More than a year after facing multiple sexual misconduct allegations, chef and restaurateur Mario Batali will no longer profit from any of his restaurants, The New York Times reported Wednesday. The family of famed Italian chef Lidia Bastianich, which partnered with Batali on a number of restaurants under the Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group, said […]

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New York City faces a bevy of social problems: the housing crisis. Accessibility. Racism. In a weekend segment, “Inside Edition” chose to highlight one issue that doesn’t typically make it onto residents’ lists of top complaints: so-called “fare beaters.” The term refers to people, often poor people or teens, who jump over subway turnstiles instead of paying […]

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Now there is one more place where cameras could start watching you — from 30,000 feet. Newer seat-back entertainment systems on some airplanes operated by American Airlines, United Airlines and Singapore Airlines have cameras, and it’s likely they are also on planes used by other carriers. American, United and Singapore all said Friday that they […]

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Irish actor Chris O’Dowd imagined how Donald Trump laughs on Thursday’s episode of “The Late Late Show,” after noting he’s never seen the president do so. “I can only presume he’s not familiar with my work,” the “Bridesmaids” star joked to host James Corden. Corden agreed. “Yes. You’re right,” he said. “I’ve never even seen him have […]

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Transgender YouTuber “Furry Potato” was shot in the leg by a security guard on Thursday while livestreaming outside a Jewish synagogue and high school in Los Angeles, police said. Zhoie Perez (a.k.a. Furry Potato), 45, was treated for a “non-life-threatening” gunshot wound and released. According to the Los Angeles Times, she described the wound as […]

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Stephen Colbert mocked President Donald Trump’s low-energy defense of himself on Tuesday.  The president slammed the new investigation launched by House Democrats on Monday.  But the “Late Show” host noticed just how low-key Trump was as he spoke.  “It’s just so sad when his heart’s not in it,” Colbert cracked. “He’s like an aging singer doing […]

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CNN’s Anderson Cooper on Thursday explained why President Donald Trump has “turned his back” on the Constitution with his plan to declare a national emergency to secure funding for the U.S.-Mexico border wall. The host of “Anderson Cooper 360°” shared Article 1, Section 9 of the Constitution, which states that “No Money shall be drawn […]

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News that the Trump administration is planning to launch a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality caught some by surprise this week ― and, from the looks of it, the president may have been one of them.    NBC’s Josh Lederman outlined the State Department’s campaign in a bombshell report Tuesday. Citing U.S. officials, Lederman […]

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