Tuesday December 12, 2017

Archive for the ‘Law’ Category

How nutty adjuncts are slipping into local colleges

A Russian spy, a “sperminator” who’s fathered 29 kids and a radical who revels in the thought of “dead cops.” Meet the esteemed CUNY faculty shaping young minds. Many of these nutty professors are adjuncts, part-time instructors who are barely vetted and often hired on the fly just days before classes start.  More…

Officers who dragged doctor off United flight have been fired

Two Chicago aviation security officers were fired and a third resigned for their roles in dragging a Kentucky doctor off an overbooked United Airlines flight for refusing to give up his seat. Dr. David Dao of Louisville broke his nose, lost teeth and suffered a concussion in the April 9 fiasco.  More…

Cops knew about Sandy Hook shooter’s plot for years

Adam Lanza expressed his desire to commit the Sandy Hook massacre years before the tragedy took place — and when a witness alerted police, the cops said there was nothing they could do.  More…

Charlie Rose off the air over alleged sexual misconduct

Charlie Rose is facing swift backlash from broadcast networks Monday after lurid allegations were launched against him by staffers. CBS has suspended him from “60 Minutes” — and both PBS and Bloomberg will discontinue their nightly airing of “Charlie Rose” — following the report published by The Washington Post.  More…

Airport worker busted opening passenger bags, stealing items

Abdullah Hayee Mayeh was arrested October 12 following video footage that circulated showing him opening airplane passenger’s bags in the luggage compartment of a Jetstar flight and stealing the contents inside.  More…

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail

President Trump blasted the father of one of the ?three ?UCLA ?basketball ?players released after being picked up on shoplifting charges in China ?and said he should have “left them in jail” after LaVar Ball suggested the president had little to do with helping ?his son? get out of the country.  More…

Jailed Mom ‘Devastated’ That Her Son Has Been Vaccinated

A Michigan mother who spent five days in jail for refusing to vaccinate her son says she’s outraged and devastated to find out the boy has been fully immunized now.  More…

That explains it: Many Congress members have Alzheimer’s

A pharmacist who fills all the scripts for Congress members says he’s given Alzheimer’s drugs to lawmakers — who may be running the country minus their marbles. “It makes you kind of sit back and say, ‘Wow, they’re making the highest laws of the land and they might not even remember what happened yesterday.’”  More…

Playmate says Al Franken groped her

A former Playboy Playmate on Thursday accused Sen. Al Franken of forcibly kissing her during the rehearsal for a skit during a USA Tour in the Middle East and then groping her as she slept during a flight back to the United States.  More…

Army may give Bergdahl hundreds of thousands in back pay for his time in captivity

When Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl came home in 2014, he was potentially entitled to hundreds of thousands of dollars in pay that accumulated over five years while he was in Taliban captivity in Afghanistan. From the moment he was captured, Bergdahl became eligible for extra pay available to captive troops.  More…

Robbery thwarted when victim pulls out concealed gun

An attempted robbery in Detroit did not go as planned when the intended victim pulled out a gun and started shooting in a harrowing incident caught on high-definition surveillance video. Detroit police said Sanchez Quinn, 29, attempted to rob two men at gunpoint outside a supermarket Sunday night when he was met with huge resistance.  More…

The LONG list of men accused of sexual misconduct

From Hollywood heavyweights like Brett Ratner and Louis C.K. to culinary hot shot John Besh to acclaimed journalist Mark Halperin, no stone seems to be left unturned as an outpouring of victims have come forward with harrowing stories of sexual misconduct. Here, The Post has compiled an abridged list of the most recent spate of allegations.  More…

Richard Dreyfuss hit with sexual harassment allegation

Richard Dreyfuss has been publicly accused of sexual harassment — making him the latest Hollywood heavyweight to be hit with allegations in recent weeks. The Oscar-winning actor was named in a Vulture piece on Friday evening, just days after his son came forward and said that he was “fondled” by Kevin Spacey, while Dreyfuss was in the same room.  More…

Louis C.K. gets dumped by FX, management company and publicist

The FX cable network — which carries Louis C.K.‘s hit comedy show “Louie” — has cut all ties with the actor following reports of sexual misconduct. FX said in a statement Friday that they are severing their relationship with both Louis C.K., 50, and his production company Pig Newton.  More…

Black cadet admits to writing racial slurs outside Air Force Academy dorm room

One of the black Air Force Academy cadets who claimed he was targeted by racial slurs scrawled outside his dorm room actually wrote the hateful messages himself, school officials said this week.  More…