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‘SVU’ first look: Amaro and Rollins are icy after his demotion

Amaro and Rollins ‘shippers are in for some bad news: It looks like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’s budding

Jon Stewart Rages over the NFL's Mishandling of...Everything

2 days agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

"You know your business model is in rough shape when you need to appoint your own in-house special victims unit."

Federal Judge Richard Posner Wants ‘Rape Licenses’ For Certain People To Have The ‘Right To Rape’

If there is at least one travesty in the United States that we all can get behind as a transgression that deserves punishment, it is surely rape. The forceful act of fornicating with a unwilling victim is so heinous, even hardened convicts serving life in prison consider it offensive in their eyes. Show More Summary

Rapist Told 14-Year-Old Victim to Abort Her Baby Or She Would Be Killed

Studies show that over 64% of women who have abortions are coerced, pressured, or forced to do so by others. In some cases, women are even told they will be killed if they refuse to have an abortion. A recent example in the United Kingdom demonstrates how serious this problem has become. A 14-year old […]

Muslim Leader Chants "Allah Akbar" During 9/11 Memorial Service In Florida

Considered to be one of the largest Catholic universities in the United States, Barry University, which is nestled in Miami Shores, Florida, hosted an interfaith memorial service to remember the victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. According...Show More Summary

Thousands Mourn Innocent Victims of Abortion on National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children

On Saturday, September 13, thousands of pro-lifers gathered at 132 locations throughout the United States for the second annual National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. Among these sites were 41 graves where the remains of aborted children are buried. Over 28,000 aborted babies have been given a proper burial at these sites, but they […]

Obama’s war at home

This time the victim was British aid worker David Haines. The next time and the next and the next, who knows? What’s clear is that the United States is engaged in leading the civilized world in a long war.

Police Mistakes in Ferguson Involve Gender as Well as Race: The Forgotten Lessons of Los Angeles' Christopher Commission

"Michael Brown doesn't want to be remembered for a riot," the Rev. Al Sharpton said at the shooting victim's funeral. "He wants to be remembered as the one who made America deal with how we police in the United States." Two decades ago Rodney King wanted to be remembered for the same thing. Show More Summary

Military Sex Assault Scandal: Half Of All Victims Are Men, 38 Per Day, Pentagon Reveals

The crisis of sex assault in the United States military extends far beyond attacks on female soldiers by men. About half of all military sex assault victims are men and in fact, men are raped in the military at a shocking rate of 38Show More Summary

Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Treat New Victim

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Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly donated a unit of blood to treat the third American aid worker infected with the virus as doctors fight to save the patient’s life, Samaritan’s Purse tells NBC News. Brantly flew to Nebraska last week to donate his blood to use to treat Dr. Rick Sacra, Samaritan’s Purse President and…

CNN: Pilots Flying Ebola Patients to US Say More Exposed Brought to US than Reported

On Wednesday, CNN reported, "There may be a lot more ebola victims being evacuated to the United States than we are been told about." The vice president of an air ambulance service that is under contract with the State Department, Phoenix Air Group, told CNN that his pilots have transported "a lot of people who have been exposed." Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

Economist Magazine Sorry For Saying Slaves Not ‘Victims,’ Now Admits Slavery Was ‘Evil System’

The Economist, a 171-year-old British-based political magazine with a circulation of more than 1.5 million, published a book review last week of a recent book on the history of slavery in the United States that blasted the book for claiming...Show More Summary

"I told them to arrest these people, and I expect the chief justice will give them capital punishment."

"And by God’s willingness, we will implement it immediately," the president had said. That's in Afghanistan. In the United States, the death penalty for rape is unconstitutional, no matter how young the victim and how brutal the rape. Show More Summary

Peter Gallagher Joins Law & Order: SVU in Recurring Role

Benson's getting a new boss! Peter Gallagher has landed a recurring role on Law & Order: SVU's upcoming 16th season. Read More > Other Links From Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Peter Gallagher Warren Leight

One person commits suicide every 40 seconds: WHO

One person commits suicide every 40 seconds -- more than all the yearly victims of wars and natural disaster -- with the highest toll among the elderly, the United Nations said Thursday. In its first report on suicide, the UN's World Health Organisation blamed intense media coverage when celebrities kill themselves for fuelling the problem.

NYPD Investigating X-Men Director Bryan Singer for Alleged Sex Assault

The NYPD Special Victims Unit is investigating a claim that X-Men director Bryan Singer sexually assaulted a man last year in New York, Buzzfeed reported Thursday evening. Read more...

America May Begin to Grant Asylum to Domestic Violence Victims

A United States Justice Department’s board has approved granting asylum to domestic violence victims. The decision comes after a Guatemalan woman argued to stay in the States where she fled to escape her abusive husband in 2005. Read more...

FBI, Secret Service Investigate Reports of Cyber Attacks on Banks

The FBI said it is investigating media reports that several U.S. financial firms have been victims of recent cyber attacks. “We are working with the United States Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyber attacks against several American financial institutions,” FBI spokesman Joshua Campbell said in a statement late on Wednesday. He... Read More

How To Stop Your Entire Desktop PC Or Home Office From Being Stolen

Over a million computers are stolen in the United States alone every year. The majority of these systems are laptops, but desktops can also end up the victim of a heist. Modern computers are relatively small, making them easier for thieves to walk out with, and computers are easy to sell on on eBay or Craigslists. Show More Summary

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