Three high-ranking Newport Beach firefighters sued the city this month, alleging that their superiors tried to force them out of the department because of their age.
Yoon Mi Rae is set to sue Sony over the inclusion of her song "Touch Love" in The Interview, which, she says, Sony failed to license for the film. Read the rest
2014 might not have felt like the best year for women in gaming, but in-game, ladies actually had a pretty great time. Check out our list of the fifteen games from the past year with excellent representation—including tons of playable female characters. Show More Summary
We're so glad you all still made time for us in this busy holiday week; your efforts did not go unnoticed. These are the little Internet gifts of joy we received.
Here at The Mary Sue, we try to report on all the news that's fit to geek out about in comics, gaming, pop culture, science, and more. But c'mooon. Let's not kid ourselves here. You all tune in because you want to see our ridiculousShow More Summary
Maricopa County, AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s attempt to sue President Obama over immigration has been foiled. “The plaintiff’s case raises important questions regarding the impact of illegal immigration on this Nation, but the questions amount to generalized grievances which are not proper for the Judiciary to address,” Judge Beryl Howell wrote in a Tuesday ruling… [...]
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The U.S. city of Providence, Rhode Island, is suing Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA and some of its executives for bond losses stemming from an alleged kickback and bribery scheme, a leading Brazilian newspaper reported on Friday. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul’s alter ego Cliff Paul has been the star of a popular series of State Farm ads for a while now, but on Thursday, the latter Paul made a few buddies. A new State Farm ad features the Pauls alongside basketball stars Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors, […]
In November, voters in St. Charles County, Missouri, banned red light cameras with a 73 percent majority — but city council members of several towns within the county are now suing to bring them back. "They're suing their own residents," said St. Show More Summary
This was the scene in front of the Baxter County Courthouse in Mountain Home, Arkansas last year: It's a giant Nativity display, with what appears to be Santa Claus and a Christmas tree thrown in for good measure.By now, we all know the rules for how this works: You can't just promote Christianity with your holiday displays on government property. Show More Summary
Trinity Western University Press Release, TWU Challenges BC Law Society in Court: Trinity Western University announced today that it will commence legal proceedings to challenge the Law Society of British Columbia’s (LSBC) October 31st decision to reverse its earlier recognition of TWU School of Law graduates. Both the Law Society...
I’d be willing to bet that just off camera, someone is waving a treat or two in the air. Sure enough, says Sue G. of Charleston, S.C. “Attached are some festive photos of Bojangles & Gracie (can’t believe it’s been more than a year since Gracie was a baby sleeping on the desk with Bojangles.) […]
Tim Lynch Yesterday, the attorneys general of Nebraska and Oklahoma filed a complaint asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare Colorado’s Amendment 64, which legalized marijuana for adults, unconstitutional. The gist of the complaint...Show More Summary
The convicted sex offender who won $3 million in Florida's Super Millions scratch-off lottery is being sued by two of his alleged victims.
Just about anyone who has had the luxury of flying on a plane with several empty seats has probably moved to another seat to gain a few inches of personal space. But a passenger on a United flight says she was removed from the flight for wanting to relocate within the cabin and jailed for then trying to remain on … [More]
I’m sorry… that is private property and if they tell you not to protest there, you don’t have the right to throw a hissy fit. Nope, instead on social media
Kelly Thompson explains how Kelly Sue DeConnick and Valentine de Landro's "Bitch Planet" #1 nails being a perfect first issue.
If you want to put up a nativity scene in your front yard in Deer Park, Ohio, your baby Jesus must not be undead. Resident Jason Dixon found this out the hard way after he put up a zombie-themed nativity scene that he thought was appropriate because he owns a haunted house. Show More Summary
Russia is generally pretty good at brushing off Western European complaints about the homeland as anti-Russian propaganda. But a German documentary that alleged 99 percent of Russian athletes are doping is having far-reaching consequences within Russia’s borders. Show More Summary
Meredith Whitney's hedge fund is being sued by its biggest investor, a fund connected to billionaire Michael Platt's BlueCrest Capital Management, as demands to recoup money spill into court,... To view the full story, click the title link.