Antonio Brown accuses NFL of 'targeted hate' against black players, blasts former teammate Ben Roethlisberger
Antonio Brown accuses NFL of 'targeted hate' against black players, blasts former teammate Ben Roethlisberger

The ex-Steeler slammed his former teammate after a Twitter user suggested that Roethlisberger was responsible for his success

Petition calls for disgraced quarterback Michael Vick to be removed as honorary 2020 Pro Bowl captain over horrific animal abuse
Petition calls for disgraced quarterback Michael Vick to be removed as honorary 2020 Pro Bowl captain over horrific animal abuse

In 2007, Vick had spent 18 months in federal prison after being found guilty of running a 'cruel and inhumane' dogfighting ring operation in Virginia

Marine veteran calls Colin Kaepernick a 'national disgrace', says former NFL star is 'extorting the black community'
Marine veteran calls Colin Kaepernick a 'national disgrace', says former NFL star is 'extorting the black community'

Jeremy Staat, who is running in California's 8th District as a Republican, also said he was 'tired of seeing him celebrated like he's a hero'

Joe Biden accuses Elizabeth Warren of being an elitist with a 'my way or the highway' approach to politics
Joe Biden accuses Elizabeth Warren of being an elitist with a 'my way or the highway' approach to politics

Biden made the comments at a fundraiser in Pittsburgh and in a post on Medium published online.

Trump slammed after he claims 'US is building a wall in Colorado'
Trump slammed after he claims 'US is building a wall in Colorado'

The Republican president's bizarre claim sparked reactions from a number of politicians, including Colorado's Democratic Governor Jared Polis who called it "awkward".

Nike drops NFL star Antonio Brown amid allegations of sexual assault against New England Patriots receiver
Nike drops NFL star Antonio Brown amid allegations of sexual assault against New England Patriots receiver

The 31-year-old NFL player is facing allegations in a federal lawsuit that he sexually assaulted his trainer Britney Taylor twice in 2017 and then raped her in May 2018.

Colin Kaepernick approaching NFL teams in need of a quarterback but controversial reputation making owners wary
Colin Kaepernick approaching NFL teams in need of a quarterback but controversial reputation making owners wary

Quite a few NFL teams are shopping for quarterbacks in the wake of injuries to their existing players

Marijuana breathalyzer using nanotechnology to detect THC developed by University of Pittsburgh researchers
Marijuana breathalyzer using nanotechnology to detect THC developed by University of Pittsburgh researchers

The prototype looks similar to a breathalyzer for alcohol and has been successfully tested in the laboratory but still has a long way to go when it comes to being mass-produced for law-enforcement to use

Hamptons DJ says no to Bill Clinton's request to turn down music, plays back his 'Don't Stop' campaign song
Hamptons DJ says no to Bill Clinton's request to turn down music, plays back his 'Don't Stop' campaign song

Bill and Hillary Clinton were enjoying a special menu with Jon Bon Jovi and former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine at a lavish East Hampton hotel called the Maidstone...

Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'
Pittsburgh man shocked as his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel draws 'dirty looks', calls city 'most racist place I ever lived'

Jamal Lewis, 48, said his 'Make Racism Wrong Again' apparel did not get the most pleasant reception at a local Walmart

Bear grabs woman through fence, bites into her arm and refuses to release her during safari tour at wildlife resort
Bear grabs woman through fence, bites into her arm and refuses to release her during safari tour at wildlife resort

A Himalayan bear at the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington, about 60 miles southeast of Pittsburgh, reached through the wire fencing and bit the female worker

Children born to obese mothers are 57% more likely to develop cancer before the age of five: Study
Children born to obese mothers are 57% more likely to develop cancer before the age of five: Study

The study, which covered nearly 2 million birth records, provides a rationale for weight control of would-be mothers as a possible preventive measure against the risk of cancer in children

Megan Rapinoe says she won't go to 'the f*****g White House', Trump hits back saying she should 'win before she talks'
Megan Rapinoe says she won't go to 'the f*****g White House', Trump hits back saying she should 'win before she talks'

US soccer star Megan Rapinoe's comments came just a day after the US leader said it was inappropriate for her to refuse to sing the national anthem or cross her heart while it was being played

Dogs evolved special muscles to make 'puppy dog eyes', seem appealing to humans: Study
Dogs evolved special muscles to make 'puppy dog eyes', seem appealing to humans: Study

The researchers believe dogs, over their relatively short 33,000 years of domestication, developed new eye muscles to communicate with people

Mother killed toddler by putting fentanyl in sippy cup so she could 'relax' and smoke marijuana, claim prosecutors
Mother killed toddler by putting fentanyl in sippy cup so she could 'relax' and smoke marijuana, claim prosecutors

The prosecutors are blaming the mother of having a specific intent to kill as fentanyl was present in the cup she gave to her daughter.

Pittsburgh dads adopt six siblings who underwent 5 years of neglect and abuse in foster care
Pittsburgh dads adopt six siblings who underwent 5 years of neglect and abuse in foster care

The Pittsburgh couple who have been together for 18 years decided to extend their family when they heard that the six siblings were up for adoption

Thug threw man onto train tracks ‘because he was white’ and left him for dead in Pittsburgh
Thug threw man onto train tracks ‘because he was white’ and left him for dead in Pittsburgh

The charges against the suspect, who is in custody, include attempted homicide, aggravated assault, and ethnic intimidation

Attacks on places of worship by 'homegrown, self-radicalized actors' will continue, says FBI assistant director
Attacks on places of worship by 'homegrown, self-radicalized actors' will continue, says FBI assistant director

Attacks on places of worship have gained international recognition as acts of terrorism following the NZ mosque shooting, the Sri Lanka Easter bombings, and the Cali synagogue shooting

Grand jury revises Poway synagogue shooting suspect's indictment, adds four counts of discharging a firearm
Grand jury revises Poway synagogue shooting suspect's indictment, adds four counts of discharging a firearm

He earlier pleaded not guilty to 109 federal charges, including committing a hate crime, and to state charges, including murder. A grand jury handed up a revised indictment against him that adds four counts of discharging a firearm during crimes of violence.

Abortion ban: Has the Republican Party forgotten one of its own pro-life lawmakers who pushed his mistress into abortion?
Abortion ban: Has the Republican Party forgotten one of its own pro-life lawmakers who pushed his mistress into abortion?

After Missouri, several Midwestern states expected to pass similar laws. It only seems right that the country is reminded of the case of Tim Murphy

Poway synagogue shooting suspect John Earnest pleads not guilty to hate crime charges
Poway synagogue shooting suspect John Earnest pleads not guilty to hate crime charges

John T. Earnest, 19, is charged with bursting into the Chabad of Poway synagogue on April 27 and opening fire with an assault rifle, killing one and injuring three worshippers.

Uber driver allegedly locks two women in his car and tells them 'you're going nowhere'
Uber driver allegedly locks two women in his car and tells them 'you're going nowhere'

Richard Lomotey, who is also an assistant professor at the Pennsylvania State University's Beaver campus, is facing two counts each of kidnapping, false imprisonment and harassment

Manhunt launched for truck driver who killed couple headed to their wedding when he rammed his 18-wheeler into their SUV
Manhunt launched for truck driver who killed couple headed to their wedding when he rammed his 18-wheeler into their SUV

The man was driving an 18 wheeler truck and the couple was in an SUV when the truck hit them from the rear end. The driver had been distracted while talking on his cell phone.

Pennsylvania school drops 'God bless America' after parent says it violates the US Constitution
Pennsylvania school drops 'God bless America' after parent says it violates the US Constitution

The principal of Sabold Elementary School in Springfield, Peter Brigg, reportedly used to say the prayer after reciting the allegiance pledge over the loudspeaker.

Pennsylvania abortion clinic files lawsuit against three protestors for threatening employees and blocking entrance
Pennsylvania abortion clinic files lawsuit against three protestors for threatening employees and blocking entrance

The clinic has listed out a series of incidents where they claim the trio did not adhere to the 1994 federal Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act

Madeleine McCann's parents left boot of hired car open for several days to get rid of 'strange smell', claims former case detective
Madeleine McCann's parents left boot of hired car open for several days to get rid of 'strange smell', claims former case detective

In 2008, two members of the McCann family, both of whom had driven the car, told British law enforcement the odor was simply due to dirty nappies in trash bags as well as juices that had leaked from beef and shrimp the family had purchased from a local store.

Joe Biden's wife says he must be a 'better judge of personal space' as 'women are in a different place now'
Joe Biden's wife says he must be a 'better judge of personal space' as 'women are in a different place now'

After a total of seven women accused former vice president of inappropriate conduct recently, Joe Biden's wife Jill said in an interview that he 'connects with people' through physical contact

San Diego synagogue shooting suspect wrote manifesto after being inspired by Christchurch mosque shooter
San Diego synagogue shooting suspect wrote manifesto after being inspired by Christchurch mosque shooter

19-year-old John T. Earnest from Rancho Penasquitos was arrested shortly after opening fire on a congregation inside a suburban San Diego synagogue, killing one person and injuring three others

One dead in shooting at Chabad of Poway synagogue near San Diego, multiple injuries reported
One dead in shooting at Chabad of Poway synagogue near San Diego, multiple injuries reported

Chabad of Poway synagogue in Southern California was hosting its Passover Holiday Celebration which was scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday

How Chuck Cooper became the first African-American player to break the color bar in the NBA
How Chuck Cooper became the first African-American player to break the color bar in the NBA

On April 25, 1950, Celtics owner Walter Brown selected Cooper for his team, famously saying he didn’t care if Cooper was 'striped, plaid or polka dot,' and that he was the most talented player in the draft.

Former Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign
Former Vice President Joe Biden launches 2020 presidential campaign

Thursday's announcement marks the unofficial end of the chaotic early phase of the 2020 presidential season.

80-year-old man arrested after DNA links him to 1973 murders of two women on a holiday at Virginia Beach
80-year-old man arrested after DNA links him to 1973 murders of two women on a holiday at Virginia Beach

The authorities said on April 9 that Ernest Broadnax was connected to the crime with the help of some recently found DNA evidence in the double homicide, which took place at a motel

Woman, 39, says she had sex with 14-year-old boy because her 'boyfriend was imprisoned'
Woman, 39, says she had sex with 14-year-old boy because her 'boyfriend was imprisoned'

Leanora Propes has been charged with statutory sexual assault and corruption of minors, while her boyfriend Glenn Marr has been charged with obstruction of justice

White cop cleared of all charges in fatal shooting of 17-year-old unarmed black teen Antwon Rose
White cop cleared of all charges in fatal shooting of 17-year-old unarmed black teen Antwon Rose

Former East Pittsburg police officer Michael Rosfeld was charged with homicide for shooting 17-year-old Antown Rose II in June 2018 sparking widespread outrage

New Zealand mosque shooting: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed for her tweet asking 'What good are your thoughts & prayers?'
New Zealand mosque shooting: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed for her tweet asking 'What good are your thoughts & prayers?'

'What good are your thoughts & prayers when they don't even keep the pews safe?' Congresswoman Alexandria Osasio Cortez wrote on Twitter referring to the NRA apparently.

Young father charged with manslaughter after his month-old son suffocated and died while sleeping on his chest
Young father charged with manslaughter after his month-old son suffocated and died while sleeping on his chest

Owen Labrenn Copney, 26, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment in the death of his month-old son, Isiah

Hillary Clinton's former campaign chief John Podesta insists she won't run for 2020 presidency
Hillary Clinton's former campaign chief John Podesta insists she won't run for 2020 presidency

The former Clinton campaign chief, however, said that he wished she were the president, and added that there were some excellent candidates who are lining up for the DNC

Hockey fan gets life-saving kidney donor after holding up handmade sign seeking one at Pittsburgh Penguins game
Hockey fan gets life-saving kidney donor after holding up handmade sign seeking one at Pittsburgh Penguins game

Kelly's sign was noticed by the Penguins' social media manager, who tweeted it and soon she had her donor in 35-year-old Jeff Lynd

The best photographs of 2018: 10 touching pics from across the world that you need to see
The best photographs of 2018: 10 touching pics from across the world that you need to see

Photographs from around the world that depict humanity its best and its worst while unfailingly banding together at the times of greatest adversity.

Couple tragically killed on the way to their wedding after a tractor-trailer crashed into their car causing it to burst into flames
Couple tragically killed on the way to their wedding after a tractor-trailer crashed into their car causing it to burst into flames

The accident then caused the couple's vehicle to push into the back of another tractor-trailer, resulting in a chain reaction where four other articulated lorries were involved.

Man who laughed as girlfriend burned toddler with cigarette loses appeal, will spend up to six years behind bars
Man who laughed as girlfriend burned toddler with cigarette loses appeal, will spend up to six years behind bars

27-year-old Enrique Soto lost had his appeal for a shorter sentence rejected by a state appeals court and will have to spend 3-6 years behind bars.

Pittsburgh synagogue massacre: Hundreds of Jews to sign up for gun training in a bid to learn how to protect themselves
Pittsburgh synagogue massacre: Hundreds of Jews to sign up for gun training in a bid to learn how to protect themselves

The Cherev Gidon Israeli Tactical Defense Academy in Honesdale, Pennsylvania was flooded with hundreds of requests from Jewish people following the mass shooting last month

Trump overjoyed as US adds 250,000 jobs and increases wages by 3.1 percent ahead of midterms
Trump overjoyed as US adds 250,000 jobs and increases wages by 3.1 percent ahead of midterms

US President Donald Trump tweeted 'Wow' after Labor Department's monthly jobs report painted a rosy picture of the economy less than a week before the midterm elections

Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: Piers Morgan asks Donald Trump to "grow a pair, and ban" AR-15 rifles
Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: Piers Morgan asks Donald Trump to "grow a pair, and ban" AR-15 rifles

"You can’t pretend to be tough and strong on safety, yet turn a blind eye to this insane AR-15 Groundhog Day"

Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: Married couple, brothers among 11 people killed in anti-Semitic attack
Pittsburgh synagogue shooting: Married couple, brothers among 11 people killed in anti-Semitic attack

Karl Williams, chief medical examiner for Allegheny County, has identified the names, ages and locations of the 11 killed in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Trump fails to close his umbrella, dumps it at the door of Air Force One for Secret Service agent to pick it up
Trump fails to close his umbrella, dumps it at the door of Air Force One for Secret Service agent to pick it up

This lack of umbrella etiquette was noticed by many on social media, and they left no stone unturned to make make fun of the president

8 killed at Pittsburgh synagogue shooting; gunman who yelled 'all Jews must die' has been arrested
8 killed at Pittsburgh synagogue shooting; gunman who yelled 'all Jews must die' has been arrested

Shooter fired at police, barricaded himself inside the Tree of Life synagogue in the city before surrendering

Hillary Clinton rejects Bill Clinton-Brett Kavanaugh comparisons, says there's a 'very significant difference'
Hillary Clinton rejects Bill Clinton-Brett Kavanaugh comparisons, says there's a 'very significant difference'

Hillary was referring to the investigation led by special counsel Kenneth Starr into allegations against her husband during the 1990s, which led to his impeachment

'Spooked' camel runs amok at circus leaving six children and a woman injured
'Spooked' camel runs amok at circus leaving six children and a woman injured

The children who were riding the camel before it decided to run amok fell off the animal immediately while the woman was dragged around the circus by the frightened animal

GOP official resigns after calling kneeling NFL players "ignorant blacks," "baboons"
GOP official resigns after calling kneeling NFL players "ignorant blacks," "baboons"

Maloney, the ex-Republican Committee of Beaver County’s (RCBC) secretary, caused outrage on social media because of her post on Facebook, under the name Carla Belich Fueller.

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