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Exclusive: Kiera Wilmot Speaks

The teen shares her side of the story... in her own words

What We’re Reading This Week [May 17, 2013] rounds up this week's top stories.

Soledad O’Brien Adresses White Critics

Former CNN morning show host Soledad O'Brien recently visited Harvard's Institute of Politics and spoke about her decision to confront ...

Oakland Police Chief Resigns After 2 Days on Job

After only two days in the job, Oakland's acting police chief stepped down on Friday and was replaced by an ...

Wet Seal to Pay $7.5 Million in Discrimination Case

Wet Seal has agreed to pay $7.5 million to settle the class action discrimination lawsuit filed against them.

O.J. Simpson Back in Court to Bid for New Trial

O.J. Simpson as he returned to a Las Vegas cout to ask for a new trial in an armed robbery-kidnapping ...

Boy Allegedly Forced to Lick School Desk Clean

Parents of a 10-year-old Troy, NY elementary school student are accusing their son's teacher of forcing him to lick his ...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Possibly in More Legal Trouble

Jesse Jackson Jr. could face more legal problems after he failed to file a financial disclosure report which is required ...

Bride, 4 Others Die in Limousine Fire

A newlywed bride was celebrating a night out with friends when the limousine she was in erupted in flames.

Diddy Joins WWE in Anti-Bullying Campaign

Sean "Diddy" Combs teams up with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) for their 'Be a STAR' anti-bullying campaign.

What We’re Reading This Week [May 3, 2013]

These are the stories that grabbed the most headlines this week...

Instagram Now Allows Photo Tagging

Instagram's new "Photos of You" allows you to tag your photos & spotlights photos you've been tagged in on your ...

Zimbabwe Soldier Kidnapped, Raped By Female Gang

A soldier in Zimbabwe is kidnapped and repeatedly raped by a gang of women for several days before being dropped ...

2 Shot Near Obama’s Chicago Home

One man injured, one dead after shooting last night in the Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago, about eight blocks from ...

What We’re Reading This Week [April 26, 2013]

The most important and critical news stories of the week

VIBE Magazine Sold to SpinMedia

SpinMedia has bought VIBE magazine along with its related online sites and

Chicago Woman Arrested 396 Times Since 1978

A Chicago woman has been arrested at least 396 times since 1978, including 92 times for theft and an ...

Teen Found Shot Near Obama’s Chicago Home

Cornelius German, 15, is found shot dead four blocks away from President Barack Obama's Chicago home.

$100,00 for Building a Better Condom

Bill Gates is willing to pay for you to have safe sex...

Boston Bombing Suspect Awake, Responsive

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is awake and communicating with authorities.

Woman Gets $115K After Buying Contaminated Home

Michigan woman gets $115K settlement after unknowingly buying a home that was contaminated with lead paint.