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I'm Running For Office As A Young Woman & This Is The Sexist Crap I Deal With

Like every woman in Pennsylvania, I am represented entirely by men at the federal level. My home district, PA-1, has never been represented in Congress by a woman. In fact, Pennsylvania is the largest state with an all-male congressional delegation.…
By Rachel Reddick

James Comey Just Confronted The Moment That Changed Him Forever & It's Actually Terrifying

In a shocking reveal during Wednesday night's CNN Town Hall interview, James Comey recounted a disturbing experience that just so happened to change his life forever. Much of what the public knows about the former FBI director is related to his burea…
By Priscilla Totiyapungprasert

7 Things You Didn't Know About Melania Trump That'll Surprise You

The first lady turns 49 on Thursday, April 26. Since her husband assumed the presidency, she's been one of the more low-profile first ladies, and in fact only moved into the White House midway through Donald Trump's first year in office. Although it'…
By Seth Millstein

Melania Trump's New Wax Figure At Madame Tussauds Is Here & You NEED To See It

On Wednesday, with former White House press secretary Sean Spicer on hand for its debut, first lady Melania Trump had her wax figure at Madame Tussauds officially unveiled. And as wax figures go, it actually looked pretty realistic! Of course, there…
By Chris Tognotti

These "Dragon Energy" Tweets About Kanye & Trump Will Legit Make You Pee Your Pants

On Wednesday, Kanye West announced on Twitter that he's a Donald Trump supporter, calling the president "my brother" and explaining that both of them "are dragon energy." He sent several follow up tweets explaining his position on Trump, but of cours…
By Seth Millstein

Here's Where You Can Buy Michelle McNamara's Golden State Killer Book (Before It Sells Out)

On Wednesday, Sacramento police announced that they arrested the man suspected to be the Golden State Killer. The haunting nickname for the murderer was originally given by a true crime writer who was married to comedian Patton Oswalt and passed away…
By Mehreen Kasana

This One Tweet About Michelle McNamara & Her Golden State Killer Book Is SO Important

On Wednesday, April 25th, law enforcement authorities in the state of California announced that an arrest had been made in the decades-old Golden State Killer case. And as social media took notice, this one tweet about Michelle McNamara, the Golden S…
By Chris Tognotti

What It Feels Like To Chase The Golden State Killer For Years — Then Learn He's Been Caught

On Wednesday, April 25, police in Sacramento County announced they had arrested a 72-year-old man they believe to be responsible for more than 50 rapes and 10 murders in California. The so-called Golden State Killer has also been known as the East Ar…
By Jennifer Murphy

Twitter Is Giving Michelle McNamara The Props The Police Never Did

but At a press conference Wednesday, law enforcement officials announced that they've arrested a man believed to be the Golden State Killer, a rapist and murderer who terrorized California in the 1970s and '80s. The decades-old case received a burst …
By Seth Millstein

The Suspected Golden State Killer's Arrest Was Announced On A Very Fitting Date

A man who haunted Southern California for a solid decade from 1976 to 1986 is now reportedly within police custody, according to the FBI on Wednesday. On Wednesday afternoon, a press conference on the suspected Golden State Killer's arrest took place…
By Mehreen Kasana

Trump's Bromantic Tweet To Kanye West Has EVERYONE'S Head Exploding

On Wednesday, star rapper Kanye West tweeted out a message of support for President Donald Trump, saying that he feels "love" for the president and that they both have "dragon energy." And the commander-in-chief clearly took notice ― Trump tweeted "v…
By Chris Tognotti

How Police Caught The Suspected Golden State Killer Decades After The Case Went Cold

After a 40-year search, authorities say they've finally identified and apprehended the suspected Golden State Killer, a man accused of committing 12 murders, 45 rapes and 120 home burglaries in California during the 1970s and '80s. The suspect was ar…
By Seth Millstein

Here's What You Should Know About The Golden State Killer Case Everyone's Talking About

After evading authorities for more than 40 years, a notorious serial killer and rapist who terrorized communities across California in the '70s and '80s may finally have been caught. Authorities in Sacramento are believed to have arrested a suspect i…
By Morgan Brinlee

How Melania Trump’s State Dinner Dress Subtly Honored Her French Guests

Melania Trump has kept a pretty low-key profile as first lady, but this week's premiere state dinner marked a major departure for the FLOTUS. Melania Trump's state dinner dress, as well as her daytime ensemble, were made by French designers, ostensib…
By Jessicah Lahitou

How Michelle McNamara’s Golden State Killer Book Started Is A Story In Itself

Even after the Golden State Killer's case had been cold for over two decades, there was at least one person still interested in it: Michelle McNamara. A journalist and a true crime aficionado, it made all the sense in the world that this woman gave h…
By Lani Seelinger

Sean Spicer’s Book Cover Is Here & Ooh, Twitter’s Got Jokes

If there's one unambiguously good thing about the 2016 election, it's that it's turning everyone into a prolific reader. Between Hillary Clinton's What Happened, Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury, and James Comey's A Higher Loyalty, bookstores are making…
By Lani Seelinger

How To Tune Into The Press Conference About The Break In The Golden State Killer Case

In the 10-year span between 1976 and 1986, a serial murderer — known as the Golden State Killer — committed a string of violent crimes throughout California. And now, after decades of eluding police and the FBI, an arrest has been made. Concerning th…
By Jessicah Lahitou

Why Ivanka Was The Only Trump Child To Get An Invite To The State Dinner

The guest list of the first state dinner of Donald Trump's presidency didn't feature many household names, but there's at least one you'll recognize on the list as reported by CNN: Ivanka Trump was at the state dinner up with her husband, Jared Kushn…
By Lani Seelinger

These Photos Of The New National Memorial For Lynching Victims Will Give You Chills

The majority of the U.S.' most important memorials are located in Washington D.C. However, that's officially changing Thursday with the opening of The National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama. Photos of the lynching victims memo…
By Lani Seelinger

#MeToo Is Seriously Changing How People Decide Who To Vote For, A New Survey Says

For the last six months, a sexual harassment awareness campaign turned into a viral hashtag and has dominated popular discourse ever since. Unlike most trending topics, however, this one has stuck, and according to a new sexual harassment survey, #Me…
By Monica Busch

Patton Oswalt Honored His Late Wife In A Touching Way After The Golden State Killer News

Comedian and actor Patton Oswalt is carrying on his late wife's hunt for the truth. As rumors swirled Wednesday that police in California may have arrested a suspect believed to be a notorious serial killer and rapist from a decades-old cold case, Os…
By Morgan Brinlee