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Columbus Short Tells PEOPLE: I Feel 'Raw and Vulnerable' Right Now

Columbus Short: I Feel 'Raw and Vulnerable' Right Now

Originally posted 04/18/2014 07:40AM

Judging from the group of people who flocked into Hollywood's Couture lounge on Thursday night, it's clear Columbus Short has a slew of supporters.

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X-Men Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexually Abusing Teenage Boy

UpdatePosted 04/17/2014 07:30PM

X-Men Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexually Abusing Teenage Boy

Originally posted 04/17/2014 11:30AM

A former child model and aspiring actor is accusing X-Men franchise director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager.

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'I Am a Bully': Judge Orders Man Who Harassed Disabled Family to Hold Sign on Street Corner

'I Am a Bully': Judge Orders Man Who Harassed Disabled Family to Hold Sign on Street Corner

Originally posted 04/14/2014 11:15AM

An Ohio man who spent hours on a street corner Sunday with a sign declaring he's a bully says that the punishment in a disorderly conduct case was unfair and that the judge who sentenced him has ruined his life.

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New York Man with First Name 'God' Sues Credit Rating Agency

UpdatePosted 04/12/2014 06:30PM

New York Man with First Name 'God' Sues Credit Rating Agency

Originally posted 04/11/2014 11:00AM

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.

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California City Declares Sriracha Hot Sauce Factory Public Nuisance

UpdatePosted 04/10/2014 10:50AM

California City Declares Sriracha Hot Sauce Factory Public Nuisance

Originally posted 04/10/2014 10:00AM

A Southern California city has declared the factory that produces the popular Sriracha hot sauce a public nuisance.

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Mickey Rooney Died with $18,000 Estate, Family Fights Over Funeral | Mickey Rooney

Mickey Rooney Funeral Delayed by Family Fighting

Originally posted 04/09/2014 12:35PM

Despite being Hollywood's box-office champ at one time, Mickey Rooney was not living like an A-lister when he died at age 93 on Sunday.

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Family Sues N.Y. Nursing Home Over Male Stripper Visit

UpdatePosted 04/09/2014 12:30PM

Family Sues N.Y. Nursing Home Over Male Stripper Visit

Originally posted 04/09/2014 11:15AM

An 85-year-old nursing home patient was the victim of "disgraceful sexual perversion" when a male stripper gyrated in front of her against her will at the suburban West Babylon, N.Y., facility, an attorney for the woman's family said Tuesday.

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Woman Frozen Alive in Hospital Morgue: Lawsuit

Woman Frozen Alive in Hospital Morgue: Lawsuit

Originally posted 04/03/2014 07:30PM

A family that claims a woman was frozen to death in a hospital morgue after she was prematurely declared dead can proceed with a medical malpractice lawsuit, an appeals court ruled Wednesday.

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Man Accused of Shooting Moviegoer for Texting Sent Text to Son Minutes Before

UpdatePosted 03/15/2014 02:45PM

Florida Man Accused of Shooting Moviegoer for Texting Sent Text to Son Minutes Before

Originally posted 03/14/2014 11:45AM

A former police officer accused of killing a man in a movie theater during a dispute over texting had used his own phone to send a message to his son minutes before the shooting, according to documents released Thursday by Florida prosecutors.

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Cop Claims Retaliation for Complaints About Colleague in Whitney Houston Case

Cop Claims Retaliation for Complaints About Colleague in Whitney Houston Case

Originally posted 03/12/2014 07:00AM

A Beverly Hills police sergeant is suing the city, claiming he has been harassed and denied promotions since alleging another officer made inappropriate comments about Whitney Houston's body at the death scene.

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