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Navy aircraft draws sky penis, sparks outrage and laughter

The U.S. Navy admitted Friday that one of its aircrafts was used to draw a giant penis in the sky over Washington state.  “The Navy holds its aircrew to the highest standards and we find this absolutely unacceptable, of zero training value and we are holding the crew accountable,...

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 2:50pm

Would you give up orgasms to see a Trump impeachment?

Remember those commercials back in the day? “What would you doooooo, for a Klondike bar?” the jingle asked. It’s too cold out, so ice cream enveloped in chocolate is out of the question for this lady, but what would you doooooo for a Trump impeachment? Would you give up orgasms...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:19pm

Women share ‘Pillowtalk’ as post-#MeToo re-empowerment

Sex is fun. It should be fun. But it seems that everywhere we turn recently, we’re met with more stories of people who have been sexually harassed or assaulted by men in power. Stories of the vulnerable and victimized shared with the hashtags #MeToo or #MeAt14 have overtaken social media, but...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 5:06am

U.S. embassy in Moscow hires security firm with KGB ties

The United States has hired a private Russian security firm with KGB connections to guard the American embassy in Moscow. The $2.8 million no-bid contract was awarded by the Office of Acquisitions in Washington, D.C. to Elite Security Holdings, a company that was founded by Viktor Budanov, Russian...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 5:11pm

'The Mooch' wants to publish a book about his 10-day White House tenure

Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci wants to sell a book about his 10-day career in politics. The former White House communications director — who was fired by incoming chief of staff John Kelly after giving an extremely indiscreet interview to the “New Yorker” — has...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 3:33pm

UCLA players back on US soil; Thank Trump for intervening

Update Nov. 15, 2:25 p.m.: The three UCLA men's basketball players held in China for admittedly shoplifting sunglasses are back stateside and have been suspended from the team indefinitely. “They will have to earn their way back,” Coach Steve Alford said of LiAngelo Ball, Cody...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:52pm

CBP releases images of Trump border wall prototypes in California

It appears the Trump border wall construction is underway and is moving onto the next phases of development, according to new images released by the Customs and Border Protection Department.  On Tuesday, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection department tweeted a few photographs of concrete...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 11:53am

MIT engineers create sensor that shows when a plant needs water

Some people have a green thumb, and others forget to water their houseplants and garden plots until all the leaves are wilting and it’s too late to save them. But what if your plant could tell you when it needs water? That may be the future, thanks to engineers at the Massachusetts Institute...

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 5:03am

FBI investigates 60 Russian wire transfers 'to finance election campaign of 2016'

The FBI is scrutinizing 60 wire transfers, most of which contained memo lines about financing the 2016 election, from the Russian foreign ministry to the country's embassies, BuzzFeed News reported Tuesday. The transactions moved between Citibank accounts in almost 60 countries and totaled $...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 4:48pm

Roy Moore banned from Alabama mall in 1980s for trying to pick up teenage girls: Report

Roy Moore, the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate in Alabama was reportedly banned from a mall in the 1980s because he became known for trying to pick up young girls. The Gadsden Mall was a popular place for young people to hang out, or go see movies in the 1980s, but new reports allege the...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 3:02pm

Republicans warn of ‘coup’ if Mueller investigation continues

Some Republicans say that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election would amount to a "coup" if it's allowed to continue. “We are at risk of a coup d'etat in this country if we allow an unaccountable person, with no...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 1:47pm

Trump makes 11 false claims in an Air Force One Q&A

President Trump's 12-day trip to Asia has been relatively quiet in terms of awkward moments — unlike his trip to the Middle East, there has been no sword dancing or hand-slap on the tarmac. There was, however, one densely questionable press conference. The president made 11 false...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:46am

President Trump laughs when Duterte calls journalists "spies"

President Trump's Monday meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was an historic meeting of the minds, if not the way critics of Duterte's human-rights abuses would have preferred: Both leaders got to express their contempt for the press. Trump, who is known for his combative,...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:32am

Vice mogul Shane Smith’s 2003 interview about orgies with co-workers didn’t age well

Considering all the men tumbling from on high and landing smack dab in a puddle of sexual misconduct allegations (we mean you, Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Louis C.K. and what seems like every other guy in Hollywood), Vice mogul Shane Smith might regret an interview he gave with Gavin McInnes...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 6:49pm

'Hannity' fans destroying Keurig coffee makers to protest withdrawn ads

Fans of Fox News' "Hannity" are trying to punish Keurig, the makers of coffee-pod machines, for withdrawing ads from the show by posting videos of their coffee makers being destroyed. The company announced it would be dropping its sponsorship of the show after Hannity seemed to...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:29pm

Roy Moore threatens to sue Washington Post over sexual misconduct reports

Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore says he plans to sue the Washington Post over their report alleging he was involved with sexual relationships with teenagers when he was in his 30s working as an assistant prosecutor. One of the allegations includes a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:12pm

George H.W. Bush offers actress non-apology for allegedly groping

Bill Cosby. Harvey Weinstein. Roger Ailes. Ben Roethlisberger. Kobe Bryant. Clarence Thomas. Bill Clinton. Woody Allen. Tiger Woods. David Letterman. Ben Affleck. Add former president George H.W. Bush to the list of men in power who have been accused of sexual misconduct. Actress Heather Lind...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 2:22pm

Mitch McConnell calls on Roy Moore to 'step aside'

Senate leader Mitch McConnell says he believes women who have accused Roy Moore of sexual misconduct and called on the Alabama Republican nominee for U.S. Senate to "step aside," the Associated Press reported Monday. Moore is accused of having sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:57am

K9 officer hot car deaths at a record high: PETA

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) told Metro exclusively that at least 13 K9 officers died as a result of being left in a hot car so far this year, already surpassing 2016’s K9 officer fatality numbers. Of the 13 K9 officer deaths, two resulted in criminal charges, four...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 6:32pm

Multiple fake Trump sex tapes are being circulated, says former U.S. spy

On Thursday, Donald Trump's longtime bodyguard Keith Schiller testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee that on a 2013 trip to Moscow, he rejected a Russian offer to have five women come to Trump's hotel room. That proffer of hospitality is one of the allegations in the Steele...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 4:53pm