For years, authorities say, a man lured women with drug addictions into a sex trafficking ring he ran out of his parents' Long Island basement, allegedly keeping them locked up and forcing them to perform sex acts with others in exchange for money and drugs.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:58 pm
Since the 2016 presidential election, images, memes and stories involving the infamous television character Archie Bunker, the notoriously blunt, occasionally racist patriarch of Norman Lear's iconic 1970s show "All in the Family," have been circulating on the internet and across social media.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:48 pm
PepsiCo is suing four farmers in India for copyright infringement, claiming they were growing a variety of potatoes trademarked by the company for exclusive use in its Lays potato chips.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:32 pm
Netflix is arming itself for an intensifying streaming war against well-heeled rivals.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:21 pm
James "Whitey" Bulger, the notorious and much-feared former Boston mob boss, was killed by blunt force injuries to the head, according to his death certificate, which was made public Thursday.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:20 pm
The first season of the original "The Twilight Zone" included "The Purple Testament," a 1960 episode set in the Philippines at the tail end of World War II. In the episode, a US Army lieutenant is able to tell who among his fellow combatants will die next by the brief illumination he sees on their faces.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 5:19 pm
The Trump administration may soon introduce proposed regulations that could allow health care providers, hospitals and insurers to discriminate against transgender patients, according to equality advocates. They say officials at the Department of Health and Human Services are rewriting an Obamacare rule that exists to provide protection.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 4:56 pm
Police are investigating an incident in which 10 Atlanta-area elementary school students were injured after being hit by projectiles from a BB or pellet gun that appeared to have been shot from off-campus, according to the school district.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 4:38 pm
The only Democrat talking at length about his faith in the 2020 primary also happens to be the only gay candidate in the race. And he's one of the few from a red state.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 4:31 pm
Spoiler alert: "Avengers: Endgame" is not the first movie in which Mark Ruffalo and Brie Larson both appear.
Posted on: 25 April 2019 | 4:09 pm