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A California woman is being hailed as a hero after her quick thinking thwarted the attempted kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl outside a school.
In the volatile era of Donald Trump and the transparency created by the digital age, a lot of us find ourselves on different sides of social and political issues than some of the people we love.
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14-year-old Parkland survivor calls out Melania Trump for sitting by as Donald Trump Jr. cyberbullied her
Fourteen-year-old Lauren Hogg, who survived the Parkland, Florida, school shooting last week but lost four of her friends, rebuked first lady Melania Trump on Friday after Donald Trump Jr. "liked" tweets pushing conspiracy theories about the students. Hogg's older brother, 17-year-old David Hogg, was the target of such tweets liked by Donald Trump Jr. earlier this week. The conspiracy theories allege Hogg, who has made powerful statements calling for bipartisan action on gun violence, is "running cover for his dad," who is a former FBI agent. "Hey @FLOTUS, you say that your mission as first lady is to stop cyber bullying," Lauren Hogg tweeted, "well then, don't you think it would have been smart
Michael B. Jordan may be a no-holds-barred badass in the world of Wakanda, but IRL he's actually just a nice guy. He's happy to honour a lost bet, he's a big fan of anime, and he shares a home with his parents. SEE ALSO: Lupita Nyong'o is still making Michael B. Jordan do pushups, and it's still hilarious On Thursday, a tweet describing some of these lesser-known Jordan facts went viral. Michael B Jordan Is A 5’9” Adult Man That Loves Anime & Lives With His Parents....Y’all Told Me All Of Those Things Were Unacceptable Though - Chris (@chrisfrom_216) February 22, 2018 So viral, in fact, that it caught the attention of the man himself. And he wanted to set the record straight on a few things... First of All I’m 6ft and they live with ME, put some respeck on my name. LOL...aaaand goku & naruto are real ones 🙌🏾 lol https://t.co/QspyHD2zwH - Michael B. Jordan (@michaelb4jordan) February 23, 2018 Boom. Turns out he really is a big anime fan, too. oh you’re into that kinda of anime.... the mainstream ones pic.twitter.com/K9980X7yS1 - 𝓲𝓶𝓪𝓷𝓲 ♥ (@heartofmani) February 23, 2018 Nah that was a softball for the anime uneducated 🤓 - Michael B. Jordan (@michaelb4jordan) February 23, 2018 Good for you, Michael B. Jordan. In 2018, no man should have to hide his love for anime. Man cares for his parents and likes Dragon Ball. RESPECT https://t.co/lysgapyG3w - Antonis P C (@AntonisPC4) February 23, 2018 WATCH: Here's why 'Black Panther' has the best Marvel supervillain ever
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The high school attended by former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin closed today because of a social media post from Martin that seemed to hint at school shootings as a source of revenge for bullying. Martin, who has said he was subjected to bullying both in high school and by teammates in the NFL, posted an image of a shotgun and shells on his protected, private Instagram account, according to the New York Post. The post included the words, “When you’re a bully victim & a coward, your options are suicide, or revenge.” It had the hashtags #MiamiDolphins and #HarvardWestlake. Harvard-Westlake High School in California is the school Martin attended, and the school announced today that
Scot Peterson, the Florida police officer assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where 17 people were killed in a mass shooting last week, has resigned amid an investigation into his actions during the massacre. Peterson, 54, resigned Thursday from Broward County Sheriff’s Office, the Sun Sentinel reported, as it emerged that although he was the only armed deputyon campus during the shooting, he had done nothing. Sheriff Scott Israel said Peterson’s decision to take cover during the shooting had left him feeling sick to his stomach.
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She left her baby in a car seat for days - and told cops she was ‘just too busy,’ Michigan police say
Police say Lovily Johnson told officers that she had been “just too busy.” Johnson, a 23-year-old from Wyoming, Michigan, allegedly left her 6-month-old child Noah unattended in a car seat for days last July, according to WZZM. Police say the room she left the boy in didn’t have air conditioning. On July 17, the mother didn’t change her baby’s diaper but fed him with a bottle, according to the Detroit Free Press. She then went on to smoke weed with friends that day, police say. She allegedly ignored Noah for the entirety of July 18 as she spent part of the day - and that whole night - out of the apartment. "She doesn't check on him, doesn't hear him crying, doesn't feed him," Wyoming police Detective