- U.S. USA TODAY
A LAPD officer is facing life in prison after an investigation into an accusation of rape led to the discovery of another victim.
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- Lifestyle Country Living
She could have gotten 20 years in prison, if not for her juvenile status.
- Politics The Daily Beast
Fox News host Jesse Watters appeared to a make a racially insensitive joke about the Democratic representatives who are members of “the Squad” on Thursday. During a guest appearance on Fox & Friends, the anchor was asked by a member of the live audience what he would do if he had the chance to sit down with Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA).“First, I’d grab my wallet,” Watters said, eliciting laughter from the audience.It’s possible that Watters was referring to progressives’ proposals to raise taxes on wealthy Americans, rather than suggesting one of them might be willing to pick-pocket him. But the comment seemed to highlight negative stereotypes of people of color, the morning after President Donald Trump elicited chants of “Send her back!” pointed at Rep. Omar at a widely condemned rally in North Carolina.Watters went on to explain that he didn’t think he would “get along too well” with the four women.Trump attacked the four congresswomen in a series of tweets on Sunday, saying they could leave the U.S. and go back to where they’re from even though all of the congresswomen are American citizens. The House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn the president’s comments as racist.Trump Rally Crowd Launches Into ‘Send Her Back’ Chant Over Ilhan OmarRead more at The Daily Beast.Get our top stories in your inbox every day. Sign up now!Daily Beast Membership: Beast Inside goes deeper on the stories that matter to you. Learn more.
- Lifestyle MarketWatch
The grim reality of millennials who rely on their parents for money: ‘I pay for lunch at work, and I pay for my Netflix account’
Roughly half of millennials and Generation Z expect to be financially reliant on their parents in their early 20s. Despite a decade-long expansion and record-low unemployment, studies suggest that between 60% and 70% of 18- to 34-year-olds rely on their parents for financial assistance. But most young Americans don't agree with Kristine's confessed embarrassment, according to a study released this week by TD Ameritrade (AMTD) (Parents had a slightly different opinion.
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Kylie Jenner Shows Off Kylie Skin Swimsuit