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Scandal Recap: Everyone’s Gone Mad

Let’s discuss how Olivia Pope and her friends flew over the cuckoo’s nest on Thursday night’s Scandal.

NYC’s 1st Ebola Patient Lives in My Building—Stop the Panic

Ever wonder what it’s like to be in the middle of a controversy or at ground zero of a major news event? We hear stories of people rushing out of a burning establishment and many of the dead being trampled by those trying to save their own lives.

Daily Headlines: October 24, 2014

Haiti: Oral arguments began yesterday in a lawsuit filed in a U.S. court by Haitian victims of a cholera outbreak purportedly caused by U.N. peacekeepers from Nepal. Panama: Panama became the latest country from Latin American and the Caribbean to prohibit the entry of travelers from three West African states affected by a Ebola epidemic. Show More Summary

Daily Headlines: October 21, 2014

U.S.: Iconic Dominican-born fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died at the age of 82 reportedly due to cancer. Panama: Panamanian Supreme Court judge Alejandro Moncada was arrested and charged with money laundering and illicit enrichment. Show More Summary

Daily Headlines: October 17, 2014

Argentina: Officials in the city of Santa Fe started a three-month ban on all sales of guns and ammunition in order to curb a “surge in violent crime reflected in 117 homicides so far this year.” Caribbean: Jamaica, Haiti and at least...Show More Summary

Daily Headlines: October 16, 2014

U.S.: Prolific Latina television and film actress Elizabeth Peña died at the age of 55 reportedly due to natural causes. Venezuela: Venezuela’s president alleged that a Colombian paramilitary group helped carry out the murder of ruling legislator Robert Serra and his companion Maria Herrera. Show More Summary

Daily Headlines: October 15, 2014

Latin America: Twenty-five Latin American and Caribbean countries signed an agreement pledging to abolish child labor throughout the region. Brazil: Are Brazilian presidential polls like the recent one that put challenger Aécio Neves...Show More Summary

Autopsy: Vonderitt Myers Jr. Shot 8 Times; 6 Times from Behind

An autopsy shows that 18-year-old Vonderitt Myers Jr., who was fatally shot by an off-duty St. Louis police officer early this month was struck eight times including six shots from behind, according to the forensic pathologist who performed the independent procedure Thursday.

Stingy Rich Woman Who Doesn’t Want to Give Poor Kids Halloween Candy Gets Read by Dear Prudence

Halloween is the one time of year where kids are allowed to devour as much candy as their stomachs can handle. As a kid growing up in an urban area of New Jersey, there weren't too many times we were allowed to go trick or treating mainly because of religious reasons. Show More Summary

Dear Bossip: I’m Having An Affair With An Older Married Man From Work

Dear Bossip, I am a 26 year old single woman who is having an affair with a 53 year old married man from work. I know that I should not be involved with a married man under no circumstances.

Ala. Man Settles for $460,000 in Police Brutality Lawsuit, Only Gets $1,000

Even after settling with the city of Birmingham, Ala., one inmate will still remain locked up and, as it turns out, his lawyers will get more of a payout than he will, reports.

Florida Crazies: Man Stabbed, Another Knocked Unconscious By Pool Ball Over Stolen Chicken Wing

The wings couldn’t have been THAT good…SMH Men Stabbed, Knocked Unconscious Over Stolen Chicken Wing A Florida (of course) man was recently arrested after authorities say he and four of his friends viciously attacked two people for taking a chicken

Janay Rice Comments on Ray Rice Domestic Violence Halloween Costume

Halloween is right around the corner and many are already celebrating early. But a recent photo posted on Reddit caught the attention of many. One person decided to celebrate Halloween dressed up as Ray Rice, but he also dragged along a black blow up doll that was supposed to be Janay Rice. In the world of tasteless costumes, this man’s costume is probably topping the list.

Jesus Take The Bullets: Nebraska School Board Allows Students To Take “Gun Glamour Shots” For Yearbook Pictures

Black kids could NEVER do this! Nebraska School Board Allows Students To Take Gun Glamour Shots Via Gawker reports: High school students in Nebraska are finally free to take the yearbook photos they dreamed of, but dared not ask

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