Attorney for Breonna Taylor’s family vows to "keep fighting" after grand jury decision

A grand jury has declined to bring charges against the officers involved in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death in Kentucky. The jury, however, indicted one officer, Brett Hankinson, for three counts of wanton endangerment over stray bullets that were shot into the apartments surrounding Taylor’s home. The other officers, Jon Mattingly and Myles Cosgrove, were considered justified in their actions. The […]

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The Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Gala Goes Virtual

The Planned Parenthood of Greater New York ChoiceWorks gala fund-raiser looked a lot different than last fall — and at less than two hours long, was much shorter — but still managed to draw strong support. “Showing up” for a cause just takes a slightly different form during a pandemic. The virtual kickoff event on Monday night, which honored Two […]

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Plastic Face Shields Used Without Masks Do Not Stop the Spread of Coronavirus, Study Says

The use of plastic face shields without a face mask covering underneath is largely ineffective at stopping the spread of COVID-19, a new study shows. Riken, a government-backed researcher center in Kobe, Japan, conducted the study by using Fugaku, the world’s fastest supercomputer, according to the New York Times and the Guardian. Results from the study reportedly proved that nearly […]

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Chargers’ Team Doctor Accidentally Punctures QB Tyrod Taylor’s Lung

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor missed last Sunday’s game because a team doctor accidentally punctured his lung, according to a person familiar with the case. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because of medical restriction issues. Rookie Justin Herbert was the Chargers’ surprise starter in last Sunday’s 23-20 […]

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Kelly Dodd and Rick Leventhal get marriage license

It’s almost time to say “I do.” Kelly Dodd and Rick Leventhal obtained their marriage license on Tuesday ahead of their October nuptials. “We got our marriage license today!!! I’m so excited to marry my ride or die @rickleventhal ❤️❤️❤️❤️10/10/20,” the “Real Housewives of Orange County” star captioned a selfie of the couple. Dodd, 44, and Leventhal, 60, began dating […]

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JK Rowling promoted a store selling anti-trans merch saying ‘transwomen are men’ and ‘f— your pronouns’

JK Rowling recommended an online store that sells merchandise containing transphobic comments in the wake of intense criticism over her own rhetoric, which people have called transphobic.  The website, Wild Womyn Workshop, touts pins with phrases like "Transwomen are men," "Transmen are my sisters," "Transition = conversion therapy," "F— your pronouns," and "Woman is Not a Costume."  The woman who […]

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A Cybersecurity Expert Explains What To Know If The Social Dilemma Freaked You Out

"Social media isn’t all bad.” Ironically enough, people have been turning to social media to talk about the bad feeling Netflix’s documentary The Social Dilemma has left in their stomach. With testimonies from ex-employees of Google, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and more, the documentary takes a deep dive into social media’s impact on mental health, politics, and the economy. But is […]

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