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Reporter: Police Shooting in Front of Trayvon Martin Mural in Baltimore

On Sunday, Baltimore police announced on Twitter there had been an officer-involved shooting on the city's west side. According to The Baltimore Sun 's Yvonne Wenger, the shooting took place in front of a mural remembering slain teen Trayvon Martin. Read more...

American Merman Michael Phelps Is Engaged

22-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps is engaged to marry girlfriend and former Miss California Nicole Johnson, the couple announced on social media last night. Read more...

At Least 48 Dead After Ferry Capsizes in Bangladesh

A river ferry capsized after being hit by a cargo vessel in central Bangladesh on Sunday, the Associated Press reports. Officials said least 48 bodies have been recovered. Read more...

Pandas Are Red, Snow Is White, Let Them Bring You Joy Tonight

On this winter night so dreary, answer please this simple query: Wouldn't you be better off watching reddish pandas, boss? Read more...

Police Dog Kicked Off Force for Biting Dunkin' Donuts Employee

A K9 cop in Florida was stripped of his badge this week after biting an employee in a Dunkin' Donuts parking lot, the New York Daily News reports. Read more...

Minneapolis Cop Shot in Apparent Targeted Attack

A Minneapolis police officer is in stable condition after being shot early Saturday morning, the Associated Press reports. Police believe the officer was targeted because he was a cop. Read more...

Report: Khloe Kardashian Drove Her Family Into a Ditch But They're OK

Khloe Kardashian was driving Kim Kardashian, North West, and Kylie Jenner through Bozeman, Montana Saturday morning when she skidded on ice, crossed into oncoming traffic, and landed in a ditch, TMZ reports. Why were they in Montana? Doesn't matter, they're fine. Read more...

Man Says Needy Girlfriend Tried to Bite His Dick Off

A criminally thirsty Tulsa woman was arrested on Thursday after allegedly trying to bite off her boyfriend's penis in his sleep, KOTV reports. Read more...

Suicide Bombing in Mogadishu Leaves 25 Dead and 40 Wounded

At least 25 people were killed and 40 more wounded in a pair of suicide bombings perpetrated yesterday in Mogadishu, Somalia, the New York Times reports. The attack was carried out by a rebel group, Al Shabab, who claimed to have targeted government officials gathered at a hotel for a prayer service. Read more...

The Real Thing

Davis and I met at a book party. I was bored, aimlessly drinking. I came with an editor in the hopes of meeting other well-connected, writerly people. As I approached the cocktail table our eyes met on something vast and turbulent between us. Show More Summary

Florida Man Dies Doing What He Loved: Fighting Batman

Sure, when it's your time to split you could die of a heart attack or stroke like everyone else—or you could go down swinging with a little chin music from the World's Greatest Detective, like Stephen Merrill did earlier this month. Read more...

Report: Bobbi Kristina Had Been Using Heroin, Cocaine, Other Drugs

Bobbi Kristina Brown had been drinking heavily, as well as regularly using heroin, cocaine, and Xanax, in the months before she was found unconscious in her bathtub, People reports. Read more...

89 Boys as Young as 13 Reportedly Kidnapped in South Sudan

Armed soldiers abducted at least 89 boys, some as young as 13, from a community near Malakal in South Sudan, UNICEF said Saturday. Read more...

The Gawker Review Weekend Reading List [2.21.15]

The Academy Awards air Sunday night, which means a lot of moderately talented (white) people will win awards for, basically, reciting a handful of lines that were only somewhat convincing because of special effects and a months-long editing process. Show More Summary

Rudy Giuliani Told CNN He's Been Getting Death Threats

Rudy Giuliani's had a rough week. First, he said President Obama doesn't love America. Then he said that wasn't a racist thing to say. (It is.) Now he tells CNN his office is getting death threats, and also he still thinks Obama doesn't love America.http://jezebel.com/rudy-giuliani-... Read more...

Millennials Don't Know the Value of a Hard-Earned Dollar

The dreaded "millennial" generation, composed of millions of identical young people who are on drugs, are now old enough to get "real" jobs and have their own bank accounts. They're still getting the hang of it, god bless em. Read more...

MTA Union: De Blasio Is Treating Us Like Criminals for Maiming Children

The men and women of New York's transit workers union are inheriting the worst impulses of their friends at the NYPD. After a city bus driver was arrested last week for running over a 15-year-old girl in a crosswalk—delivering injuries...Show More Summary

Mo'Nique Can't Book Jobs in Hollywood Anymore Because of the 2010 Oscars

Mo'Nique was featured in this month's Hollywood Reporter and she's surprisingly candid, talking about how she's been blacklisted from Hollywood for the last few years, in large part because of how she handled the 2010 Oscar campaign for Precious. Read more...

Time Warner Cable Rep: Dear Cunt Martinez, Your Service is Canceled

Say what you want about #brands, but one thing's for sure—cable companies aren't just "not your friend." Cable companies are public enemy No. 1 and if you piss one of their overworked, underpaid employees off enough, they're liable to call you a cunt and cancel your service. Read more...

Parks and Rec Exec Found Dead From Apparent Overdose

Harris Wittels, a writer, executive producer and apparent inventor of the term "humble brag," was reportedly found dead in his California home Thursday. According to TMZ, police are treating it as an overdose. Read more...

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