Olivia Munn shares why she was 'never quiet' about Brett Ratner (Exclusive)

Olivia Munn shares why she was ‘never quiet’ about Brett Ratner (Exclusive)

Olivia Munn will not be silenced. On Sunday, the Predator actress was honored at the #GirlHero Awards in Beverly Hills, California, where ET’s Lauren Zima chatted with her about the brave decision to speak out about being the victim of alleged sexual misconduct at the hands of producer-director Brett Ratner.  “Well, you know, I’ve always spoken out, even privately,” she explained. […]

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Suffolk murder retrial starts with defendant acting as own attorney

Suffolk murder retrial starts with defendant acting as own attorney

The first time a Suffolk jury heard the murder case against a Binghamton man, the only thing unusual about the trial was that it ended in a deadlock. Since then, the case has veered into unnerving territory — particularly since defendant Christopher James, 25, decided to represent himself. That trial began Monday in Riverhead after a […]

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The midterms minute: Democrats face challenges with Latino voters | US news

Good evening, I’m Ben Jacobs with the latest from Washington and beyond. If you’re not already receiving the midterms minute by email, sign up. Sign up for the latest on the US midterm elections Democratic struggles with Latinos Despite Trump’s harshly anti-immigrant rhetoric, Democrats are facing challenges energizing Latino voters. NBC News reports that Democrats […]

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Paul Allen: Billionaire Microsoft co-founder confirms non-Hodgkins lymphoma has returned

Paul Allen dead at 65: Microsoft co-founder passes way from complications of non-Hodgkins lymphoma

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has passed away aged 65. The billionaire died on Monday afternoon from complications of non-Hodgkins lymphoma, his family announced. The 65-year-old, believed to be the 46th richest person in the world, had revealed his cancer had returned in an emotional announcement earlier this month. A post on the tech tycoon’s blog […]

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Georgia police release surveillance video to help unravel 'mystery' surrounding model's death

Georgia police release surveillance video to help unravel ‘mystery’ surrounding model’s death

Georgia police are looking for answers in the death of an aspiring model who was shot in the neck while driving, which was only discovered by doctors after she was in car crash captured on surveillance video. On Saturday, police released the video from a nearby gas station and asked the occupants of two cars […]

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‘Most cruel of cruelties’: father and son separated under Trump policy to be reunited | US news

A federal judge has ordered the immediate reunification of an asylum-seeking father and his two-year old son, who have been separated for nearly six months under Donald Trump’s family separation policy. “It’s the most cruel of all cruelties to separate a child from his father when there is no basis,” said New York southern district […]

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Deputies use Doritos to catch wayward pig

Deputies use Doritos to catch wayward pig

California (KTLA) — A couple of sheriff’s deputies knew just what to do when confronted with a giant pig roaming loose in a Highland neighborhood on Saturday. They reached for the Doritos. Deputies responded to the unusual radio call reporting a swine “the size of a mini horse” roaming loose, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department […]

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Harvard uses vague ‘personal rating’ to reject Asian Americans, court hears | US news

Harvard University intentionally uses a vague “personal rating” to reject Asian American applicants in favor of students from other racial backgrounds, according to a trial that started on Monday and carries weighty implications for dozens of other US colleges. Harvard’s legal team denied any discrimination in its opening statement at Boston’s federal courthouse, saying race […]

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LI has the 3 most endangered state senators, money flow shows

Big GOP donors sitting out state Senate races?

ALBANY — So far, the biggest real estate political committee in New York politics is sitting out the state Senate elections. The same goes for a prominent political-action committee bankrolled by charter schools.  And that’s not good for Republicans. The GOP is trying to hold on to its 32-31 advantage in the Senate, the one […]

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Debbie Gibson attends 30th high school reunion on LI

Debbie Gibson attends 30th high school reunion on LI

Merrick-raised music star Debbie Gibson was back on Long Island over the weekend celebrating her 30th high-school reunion. “What an amazing time at my 30 year reunion, Calhoun H.S.” the pop star, 48, tweeted Saturday, the night of the event at Kasey’s Kitchen and Cocktails in Rockville Centre. “Here I am with some great friends then […]

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