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Hadden abuse accusers call for New York district attorney’s resignation

Hadden abuse accusers call for New York district attorney’s resignation

A group of women who allege they were abused by disgraced OB-GYN Robert Hadden called for the resignation of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday. At an early-morning news conference outside New York’s City Hall, Hadden accusers Marissa Hoechstetter and Dana Solomon stood with supporters and called for the ouster of Manhattan’s top prosecutor,…MORE

White supremacist Christopher Cantwell arrested

White supremacist Christopher Cantwell arrested

White supremacist Christopher Cantwell has been arrested and charged with sending an extortionate and threatening interstate message, according to the FBI office in Boston. Cantwell was one of the organizers of the hate-filled marches through Charlottesville, Virginia, in August 2017. He was featured in a Vice documentary that showed him and dozens of others marching…MORE

Authorities warn of TikTok ‘outlet challenge’ causing fires

Authorities warn of TikTok ‘outlet challenge’ causing fires

Authorities in Massachusetts are warning of an electrical “outlet challenge” video on TikTok after three incidents sparked concern, including two in schools. The video on the social media platform involves using part of a phone charger, a wall outlet and a penny to cause sparks, electrical system damage and possibly fire, said Massachusetts Fire Marshal…MORE

Oakland is the first California city to ban criminal background checks on renters

Oakland is the first California city to ban criminal background checks on renters

Landlords in Oakland, California, will no longer be allowed to turn away potential renters because of their criminal histories after the City Council passed a new measure it hoped would also tackle the city’s homelessness crisis. The ordinance, passed by a unanimous vote Tuesday, means landlords are prohibited from requiring applicants to disclose their criminal…MORE

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