Kate Spade Sued for Selling 'Sale' Items That Were Never Meant to Be Sold Full Price

As you hash out your Black Friday attack plan, remember some of the deals you’re getting aren’t actually deals. Specifically, if you’re headed to a Kate Spade outlet, that cute purse shaped like a playing card was never really sold for the higher original price listed on the price tag—the tricks they play, eh? »Tuesday 5:00pm11/24/15 5:00pm


I Have Questions About This Juror Who Asked to Be Excused From Sheldon Silver's Trial

Former New York State Assemblyman and speaker Sheldon Silver is on trial for corruption, which is surprising, as long as you are very, very very easily surprised. Also a little odd: one of the jurors asked to be excused almost as soon as deliberations began, writing, “I don’t feel like I can be myself right now!” »Tuesday 3:39pm11/24/15 3:39pm

Government Says Allowing Chelsea Manning to Grow Her Hair Would Be a 'Significant Security Risk'

The American Civil Liberties Union and the Department of Justice are locked in a battle over Chelsea Manning’s hair length. The DOJ says Manning, currently serving 35 years for leaking classified military documents, can’t be permitted to grow her hair longer than two inches. Her hair could pose “pose a significant… »11/13/15 12:10pm11/13/15 12:10pm

Is This Professor a Rapist For Sleeping With Her Severely Disabled Student?

In October, Anna Stubblefield, 45, a Rutgers University ethics professor, was found guilty of aggravated sexual assault against her severely disabled adult student. She was set to be sentenced on Monday, but her defense team has filed a motion to have her conviction overturned or convene a new trial. The now-divorced… »11/09/15 3:05pm11/09/15 3:05pm

Woman Posts Winning Ticket Selfie on Facebook, Someone Else Cashes It In

Here’s a gentle reminder that the strangers you add on Facebook aren’t really your friends, no matter how many times they like your photos: An Australian woman is out nearly $900 after she posted a photo of herself with a winning horse race ticket and one of her electronic buddies took it upon themselves to claim the… »11/04/15 7:30pm11/04/15 7:30pm

Cops Ticketing a Manspreading Subway Rider End Up Catching a Murderer

Early in the morning on October 28, transit officers on an A train at Columbus Circle in Manhattan were about to write 43-year-old Gregory White a ticket for the disorderly-conduct offense of taking up more than one subway seat. When they went to run his name through the system, they discovered that White was wanted… »10/30/15 1:15pm10/30/15 1:15pm

Owen Labrie Sentenced to One Year in Jail for Luring, Sexual Assault of a Minor

Owen Labrie, 20, has been sentenced to one year in jail for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old classmate at the elite St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire. In a statement delivered by video in court Thursday, the victim said she still suffers from flashbacks and said the St. Paul’s community showed her a stunning lack of… »10/29/15 4:45pm10/29/15 4:45pm

Woman Fights Off Rape, Murder By Biting Off Her Attacker's Tongue and Fleeing

A South Carolina woman is making headlines after she bravely fought off an attacker that invaded her home and attempted to rape her. The attacker, 16-year-old Antoine Miller, sexually assaulted the 33-year-old woman and threatened to murder her when she didn’t yield to his advances. When he tried to shove his tongue… »10/23/15 6:20pm10/23/15 6:20pm

Wedding Crasher Bites Cop, Dog After Police Are Called to Remove Him

Weddings are special. Weddings are expensive. Weddings are not to be fucked with. At least that’s what one unidentified 22-year-old man learned over the weekend when he thought it’d be a good idea to show up to a wedding uninvited and disrupt the festivities. Three cops and a dog had to take him down. »10/21/15 6:10pm10/21/15 6:10pm