‘We’ve seen this coming’: Why migrant children are dying in Border Patrol custody

Catarina Gomez via Associated Press Two young Guatemalan children died in Border Patrol custody in December, prompting an uproar over the conditions of the facilities in which migrants are held. Experts and advocates have decried the Border Patrol stations known as “hieleras,” which migrants have alleged are freezing cold, with inedible food, undrinkable water, and […]

‘Slap on the wrist’: Drug dealer who raped dying schoolgirl gets less than 3yrs in jail

A prison sentence of 34 months given to 20-year-old drug dealer was the legal maximum, despite his admitting to overdosing and raping an 18-year-old schoolgirl, as well as allowing her to die and trying to dispose of her body. Snohomish County Judge Linda Krese was “surprised” and “outraged” by the deficiency in Washington’s state law […]

I'm Dying Up Here Cancelled at Showtime After Two Seasons

I’m Dying Up Here has flatlined: Showtime is cancelling the dramedy about the ’70s L.A. stand-up comedy scene after two seasons, according to our sister site Variety. Dying starred Oscar winner Melissa Leo as Goldie, the owner of a popular comedy club in 1970s Los Angeles who acted as a gatekeeper to Hollywood fame and […]

Monsanto asks judge to overturn $289m cancer verdict, claims dying man presented lack of evidence

Agrochemical giant Monsanto has appealed to a California judge to throw out a $ 289 million jury verdict awarded to a man who claimed that the Bayer-owned company’s glyphosate-based weed-killers, including Roundup, gave him cancer. The company filed motions in San Francisco’s Superior Court of California to claim that the jury’s decision was insufficiently supported […]

Mac Miller Funeral: Talented young rapper dead at 26 and THIS song spoke of dying young

The young star, real name Malcolm James McCormick, dated Ariana Grande until May this year. The pair made a prominent UK appearance together when they were united on-stage at Grande’s One Love Manchester concert in June 2017. He topped the Us Billboard 200 album chart in 2011 with his debut album Blue Slid Park when he […]

Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande were whispering to each other during at the VMAs and everyone’s dying to know what they said

MTV Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande sat by each other at the MTV Video Music Awards.  During one commercial break, they talked privately into each other’s ears.  Videos and GIFs of the behind-the-scenes moment are circulating online.  Everyone’s dying to know what had them laughing and rolling their eyes. One of the highlights of Monday […]