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Police: N.C. man with machete chases clown into woods

176 points by Atlanta Journal Constitution | Winston-Salem North Carolina North Carolina Winston-Salem Journal Apartment Female Condominium Greensboro North Carolina WSJS
GRAPHIC: Police department shows devastating effects of heroin

-1 points by Atlanta Journal Constitution | English-language films Woman Female Hugh Padgham Leo White 2004 singles Ohio Jess Robbins
She torched wrong car: Craziest crimes of the week
Some parents a little too enthusiastic about the first day of school and a bank robbery with an odd motive also among the strangest crimes stories of the week.         
28 points by Arizona Republic | Automobile Woman Crime Female Leo White Jess Robbins Honda Civic Police
Amber Rose hated her first threesome: ‘It was f--king horrible
Three wasn’t just a crowd for Amber Rose — it was “f--king horrible.”
769 points by Daily News | Wiz Khalifa 2005 singles Female Sexual intercourse Male Sex Human sexual behavior Human sexuality
Emily Ratajkowski called ‘attention seeking whore’ over politics
Model Emily Ratajkowski is consistently slammed by critics who think women can’t have both beauty — and brains.
74 points by Daily News | Brain Mind Psychology Woman Female Academy Award for Best Actress Robin Thicke Glamour
Study finds inequality unchanged in Hollywood
Despite widespread discussion about diversity in the movie business, a new study finds that little is changing in Hollywood for women, minorities, LGBT people and others who continue to find themselves on the outside of an industry where researchers say inequality is “the norm.”
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Transgender Woman Female Gender Male LGBT Sex Film
Pakistan: Women trained in motorcycling for mobility
Provincial project aims to boost female empowerment and independence by training women to ride and defy taboo.
4297 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Punjabi language Punjab Islam Want Family Punjab region Female
Creep ex-cop gets light sentence for molesting 10-year-old girl
A Brooklyn judge on Wednesday handed down a wrist-slap sentence of just three years to an unrepentant ex-cop convicted of molesting a young girl for years — and then freed him on bail pending his appeal — as his now 21-year-old victim sobbed in the gallery. Despite a heart-wrenching statement in court from the victim,...
1835 points by New York Post | Woman Tears Girl English-language films Prison Female Child abuse Crying
Man allegedly beat relative to death with spiked bat
Police: Woman tried to get relative to leave west side home on Friday        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Crime Kwame Kilpatrick Female Gender Police Victim
Waldorf shooting: 3 dead, 1 critically injured
Authorities say a man and two girls are dead and a woman is critically injured after a shooting at a Waldorf home. The Charles County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that officers were called to a townhome on Westdale Court on Thursday night for a report of multiple shots fired. When the officers...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Woman Wound Girl Female Injuries Constable Police Developmental psychology
Howard police: Traffic stop leads to human trafficking arrest
A Pikesville man was arrested during a traffic stop early Thursday morning when Howard police learned that he was allegedly trafficking as many as nine women for prostitution. William O. Murray, 29, was charged with multiple counts of human trafficking and prostitution, police spokeswoman Sherry...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Human trafficking Victim Criminal Investigation Department Police The Victim Female Prostitution Detective
Toddler, man killed in domestic incident in Waldorf, police say
At least four people were shot in a domestic incident in Waldorf on Thursday evening, the Charles County sheriff's office said, including a toddler who was killed.The shooting took place in the 3300 block of Westdale Court and police arrived around 8:15 p.m. when someone reported hearing gunshots....
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Woman Childhood Sheriff Police Female Charles I of England Girl Constable
Man charged in chaotic Harrison Twp. home invasion
Erik Niedzwiecki allegedly forced his way into a home early Wednesday morning and fought with the homeowners        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Sheriff Assault English-language films American films Macomb County Michigan Legal terms Female Gender
John Singleton brings ‘complex’ black characters to first TV series
Noted director John Singleton (“Boyz n the Hood,” “2 Fast 2 Furious”) is moving to the small screen for his first TV series — the scripted drama “Rebel,” premiering March 28 on BET. “I developed ‘Rebel’ as a [big-screen] movie with a friend, Armani Jackson, and over time it became a TV show,” says Singleton....
-1 points by New York Post | Film Television John Singleton Television program Police Reality television Episode Female
Police: man fatally stabbed woman in domestic dispute in VA
MANASSAS, Va. (AP) - Police in Virginia say a woman is dead after apparently being stabbed by a man in a domestic dispute. Police say they were called Friday night to a home in Manassas. Police say when they arrived they found an adult male and an adult female suffering ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Violence Stabbing Injuries Penetrating trauma Female Gender Virginia Woman
Authorities seek person of interest after woman cut near Oswego
Authorities have released a sketch of a person wanted in connection with an aggravated battery in southwest suburban unincorporated Oswego. About 1 p.m. on Feb. 7, Kendall County sheriff’s deputies and Oswego police responded to a call of a woman cut in the 100 block of Harbor Drive, according a statement from authorities. A female victim […]
-2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Woman Kendall County Illinois Coroner Oswego Illinois Police Female Assault English-language films
Pa. state trooper rescues stolen puppies

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | English-language films Female Woman Fayette County Pennsylvania Male Pennsylvania The Shelter Adoption
Women in Iran dress as men in bid to watch soccer game
Soccer is hugely popular in Iran across sexes, but it is considered inappropriate for women to view games in person.       
21 points by USA Today | Iran Iranian Revolution Stadium Tehran Female Mohammad Reza Pahlavi Amnesty International Iran–Iraq War
Minister: American Girl doll 'a trick of the enemy'
A move by a national doll manufacturer to add the first boy to its lineup has one local minister in a tizzy.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Gender Gender role Boy Female Asheville North Carolina Gender identity Transgender Man
N.C. minister enraged after American Girl introduces boy doll
A move by a national doll manufacturer to add the first boy to its lineup has one local minister in a tizzy.       
15485 points by USA Today | Gender Gender role Boy Female Asheville North Carolina Gender identity Transgender Man
Mia Goth says she 'could very much relate to' her 'Cure For Wellness' character
Karen ButlerFeb. 15 (UPI) -- Mia Goth says she found it easy to relate to the mysterious, young woman she plays in director Gore Verbinski's psychological thriller "A Cure For Wellness."
3 points by UPI | Woman Female Girl Shia LaBeouf Childhood Disturbia Alps 2007 in film
Girls still don’t think they are as smart as boys, research shows
Gender stereotypes live on: Research published in the journal Science found that girls starting at the age of 6 are less likely than boys of the same age to believe that girls are "really, really smart."
74 points by The Denver Post | Female Stereotype Male Gender Starting Today Age Genre Nina Sky
Meet Logan, American Girl's first boy doll
American Girl, the popular doll line, has introduced its first boy.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Girl Mattel Boy Country music A. R. Rahman Toy Female Blaaze
Boy, 2, killed in Chicago gang hit
A 25-year-old suspected gang member, who was also killed, was the target of shooting.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Female Police Childbirth Reproduction Man Male Victim Adelphi Theatre
Police: Man tried to stab girl in Annapolis assault
A man chased a female minor with two knives during an assault in Annapolis home Monday night, police said. Annapolis police said officers responded to a call of an assault on the 1800 block of Bowman Court around 8 p.m. Monday night. A woman at the home told police that she and Willie Smith, 38,...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Crime Woman Violence Crimes Boy Female Girl Assault
Pittsburgh man gets 15 to 40 years for killing 6-year-old
A Carrick man will serve 15 to 40 years in prison after he pleaded guilty this morning to third-degree murder for inadvertently shooting and killing a 6-year-old girl.
4 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Girl Plea Female Boy Pleas Human The Little Girl Prison
Abandoned missile base in Florida Keys found to be housing four pythons
Ben HooperFeb. 14 (UPI) -- A pair of long-vacant military buildings at a Florida Keys missile base were found to be hosting four Burmese pythons, including a 16-foot female.
73 points by UPI | United Press International Florida Burmese Python Male Florida Keys United States Fish and Wildlife Service Female Sex
Woman who livestreamed rape of teen gets 9 months in prison
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman accused of livestreaming images of a man raping a 17-year-old girl has been sentenced to nine months in prison.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Sexual intercourse Prostitution Rape Columbus Ohio Age of consent Columbus Clippers Boy Female
Transgender woman, male model to present Grammy awards
The Grammys are changing things up this time.
348 points by Daily News | Academy Award Gender Transgender National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Female Neil Portnow Ralph Lauren Award
Bird bachelorette research may yield crucial answers to zoo animals' survival
Up four flights of stairs and in a remote corner of Brookfield Zoo's Tropic World, a version of "The Bachelorette" TV show is unfolding. This one features a tropical bird, the female blue-gray tanager, perched in a large enclosure. Lining one side of her cage are three separate enclosures. Each...
359 points by Chicago Tribune | Zoo Male Bird Female Sex Brookfield Zoo Zoology Reproduction
Police continue to investigate fatal officer-involved shooting in North Center
Chicago police on Saturday continued to investigate an officer-involved shooting of a 55-year-old woman fatally shot by officers in the North Center community Friday. Officers shot the woman around 6 p.m. in the 3900 block of North Western Avenue near a CVS Pharmacy store where she was reportedly...
30 points by Chicago Tribune | Police Deadly force Female California Highway Patrol Woman Police brutality Suicide by cop Officer
Swimsuit costs cause stir at Chicago-area school district
FRANKFORT, Ill. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has scrutinized the cost of swimsuits for physical education classes at a suburban Chicago school district. The Daily Southtown (http://trib.in/2kcMnAr ) reports that a letter the district received from the federal agency alleges Lincoln-Way High School District ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Suggested retail price Price Chicago High school Pricing Cost Female Lincoln-Way Community High School District
All in the hips: Study reveals how to own dancefloor
A new scientific study has revealed that dance moves with significant hip swing while moving legs and thighs independently are rated high on attractiveness. Read Full Article at RT.com
87 points by Russia Today | Dance Dance therapy Male Female Personality psychology Gender Big Five personality traits Performance
Cops searching for man who swiped woman’s purse, $800
Cops are searching for a man who snatched a purse containing $800 in cash from a woman in Hell’s Kitchen Tuesday night. The 67-year-old victim told police that as she was walking down West End Avenue near West 59th Street, a man approached her and quickly yanked her purse out of her arms before fleeing...
-2 points by New York Post | Road Debit card Credit card Eleventh Avenue Mobile phone Female Gender Upper West Side
Douglas County Crime Blotter: Inappropriate Snapchat leads to death threat
A high schooler threatens a classmate over a sexual Snapchat photo, a thief clears out the change is a car's cup holder and more in this week's Douglas County crime blotter.
1 points by The Denver Post | English-language films American films Boy Walking Street Male Road Female
Man sought in violent robberies of women in Philly's NW neighborhoods

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Transport Automobile Piracy Crime Childbirth Female Robbery Woman
'Cash me outside' girl, banned for life from airline after fight
Danielle Bregoli has been banned for life from an airline... how bout dat.
7025 points by Daily News | Woman American films Family Female Plane Audience 2016 Heavy metal music
Cops shoot passenger in car chase
A police pursuit that originated in Mount Vernon came to a head in the Bronx Tuesday morning when a police officer opened fire, shooting a woman in the fleeing car, sources said. According to preliminary information, the Mt. Vernon police officer tried to pull the male driver and female passenger over somewhere in the cop’s...
-2 points by New York Post | English-language films The Bronx American films Female Woman Bronx River Westchester County New York Gender
Despite backlash, we'll probably see more gender-themed ads like Audi's Super Bowl spot
One of the most-discussed ads during the Super Bowl Sunday night was not about football, beer or food. It was an Audi ad about the gender pay gap, featuring a dad watching his little girl competing in a cart race and questioning whether she'd be compensated equally when she grows up. "What do I...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | Sexism Gender Discrimination Male–female income disparity in the United States Woman Female Male Gender role
Hillary Clinton says 'future is female' in new video
Clinton spoke for the first time since Trump's inauguration         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Political action committee Woman English-language films Girl Female Future Democratic Party Politics
Condom-free male contraceptive successfully trialed on monkeys – study
A new form of male contraceptive aimed at being a less-invasive vasectomy has been successfully trialed on monkeys, according to a new study. A gel injection is used to block the sperm-carrying tube, the vas deferens. Read Full Article at RT.com
181 points by Russia Today | Reproduction Primate Male Human Birth control Female Vas deferens Combined oral contraceptive pill
Police: Man and woman found shot to death in Brighton Park home
A man and woman were found shot to death Monday morning in a home in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to police.
89 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Death Diet Arizona Old age San Antonio Childbirth Female Gerontology
First female firefighter in Bellmead proud of her job
BELLMEAD, Texas (AP) - After months on the job, Amber Barnes still gets surprised looks when she arrives at the scene of a local emergency and takes off her fire helmet. The Waco Tribune-Herald (http://bit.ly/2kILNqG ) reports Barnes, a 32-year-old mother of three from China Spring, became the first female ...
6 points by The Washington Times | McLennan County Texas Waco Texas Waco metropolitan area Constable Waco Tribune-Herald Male Waco Siege Female
Cops seek man who masturbated across from woman on NYC subway
Police are searching for a man who masturbated in front of a shocked straphanger on an L train in Brooklyn, officials said.
894 points by Daily News | Female United Kingdom Gender Triangular number Black people Woman Race Bill Drummond
Audi Super Bowl ad asks what we should tell our daughters about self-worth. Here's a start.
The Super Bowl isn't just America's biggest sporting event, it is a Rorschach test for American culture.       
23242 points by USA Today | Gender Super Bowl Girl Female Woman Gender role Boy Gender equality
Team ‘Girls’ Celebrates Legacy of Empowering Women, Making ‘Human Connections’
The cast and producers of “Girls” celebrated the legacy of the HBO series Thursday night at the New York premiere of the sixth and final season. Not surprisingly, the party at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall also turned into a conversation of the impact “Girls” has had on women. “I think this show introduced the... Read more »
10 points by Variety | Woman Girl Women Judd Apatow Gloria Steinem Maggie Gyllenhaal Female
Chimp leader killed, eaten by his former subjects
It's a very rare occurrence of chimps killing in their own community.       
262 points by USA Today | Human Male Female Jane Goodall Sex Chimpanzee Gender Common Chimpanzee
High-ranking NYPD cop accused of sex abuse gets honored
A high-ranking Bronx cop accused of sexually assaulting a female officer was honored by ministers at a Thursday night dinner, where he professed his innocence and claimed he “never, ever” had to force himself on a woman — because he’s good-looking enough. “I’m far from a top model, but I never, ever in my life...
90 points by New York Post | Woman Black-and-white films National Film Registry The Bronx Manhattan District attorney Running Female
Four charged in carjacking of man taunted with ‘Don’t vote Trump!
Four people have been charged in connection with a West Side carjacking caught on video in which people heckled a man, saying he'd voted for Trump.
332 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Voting Election Female Democracy Male Donald Trump Gender United States
Abercrombie & Fitch delivers third straight subpar quarter
Who said teens are fickle? Perhaps it was Abercrombie & Fitch. The struggling retailer, which also owns Hollister, got slapped by Wall Street on Friday after it delivered lousy third-quarter results, in which revenues were down 6 percent and same-store sales were down a whopping 14 percent at its namesake brand. It marked the third...
1 points by New York Post | Abercrombie & Fitch Hollister Co. Gilly Hicks Abercrombie kids The Quarter at Tropicana Male Retailing Female