Colin Dwyer

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R. Kelly Under Arrest On 10 Charges Of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse In Illinois

Friday, February 22, 2019

The R&B star singer has been dogged for decades by allegations that he has sexually abused underage girls and women. Kelly now faces 10 counts of abuse.

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Jussie Smollett's Character Removed From Final Episodes Of 'Empire' Season

Friday, February 22, 2019

The actor was arrested Thursday for filing a false police report. Now, it appears the role that made him famous may be in doubt. Empire producers said they chose to "avoid further disruption on set."

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'I Want Justice': R. Kelly Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By 2 More Women

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Rochelle Washington and Latresa Scaff said the singer made sexual advances on them when they were underage in the mid-1990s. The claims come amid a flurry of renewed accusations against R. Kelly.

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Jussie Smollett 'Took Advantage Of The Pain And Anger Of Racism,' Police Say

Thursday, February 21, 2019

The Empire actor has been released on bail after being arrested on charges of making a false police report. Officials say he paid two men to fake an attack on him to "further his own public profile."

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'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Arrested On Charges Of Filing False Police Report

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

The actor had reported being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack. Prosecutors say that report was not true.

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EXCLUSIVE: Aspen Words Literary Prize Unveils Its Finalists

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Five books remain in the running: Tommy Orange's There There; Tayari Jones' An American Marriage; David Chariandy's Brother; Jennifer Clement's Gun Love; and Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah.

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Karl Lagerfeld Dies; A High Priest Of High Fashion

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Karl Lagerfeld brought Fendi to new heights in the 1960s and revamped Chanel in the 1980s. He also was famous for his wit — and had a knack for making outrageous comments.

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Virginia State Leaders Hold On Tight To Office After More Than A Week Of Turmoil

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Gov. Ralph Northam says he's "not going anywhere." Attorney General Mark Herring has no plans to leave either. And while Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax may face impeachment hearings, he's pushing back too.

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The Latest On Virginia's Political Scandals

Saturday, February 09, 2019

One week into the scandal engulfing Virginia's Capitol, all three embattled state leaders are still holding onto their jobs. How long can they withstand their respective scandals?

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Va. Democrats Call For Fairfax's Resignation After 2nd Accuser Comes Forward

Friday, February 08, 2019

The sexual assault claim released Friday comes days after the first surfaced against the state's lieutenant governor. Now, state lawmakers in Justin Fairfax's party say it's time for him to step down.

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Amid Blackface Backlash, Ralph Northam Tells Staff He Has No Plans To Step Down

Friday, February 08, 2019

The Virginia governor's declaration comes roughly a week after the state Capitol was thrown into disarray by the revelation he appeared in blackface decades ago.

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Top Va. Republican Senator Edited 1968 Yearbook With Blackface Photos, Racial Slurs

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment joins an ever widening scandal about past displays of racism that has engulfed the state's top Democrats

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Virginia Lt. Governor's Accuser Comes Forward With Account Of Alleged Sexual Assault

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Vanessa Tyson released a detailed statement just days after her claim against Justin Fairfax surfaced. "What began as consensual kissing quickly turned into a sexual assault," she says.

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Patriots Are Super Bowl Champions Again, Beat The Rams 13-3

Sunday, February 03, 2019

With their second title in three years, the Patriots are now tied for the most Super Bowl titles in NFL history.

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Asylum-Seeker Barred From Entering Australia Wins Its Richest Literary Prize

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Behrouz Boochani, who has been detained offshore since 2013, had to compose his debut using WhatsApp messages. Now, that book has earned him the Victorian Prize for Literature

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Police Say 'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Attacked In Possible Hate Crime

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The star of the Fox drama was reportedly assaulted Tuesday in downtown Chicago. His attackers are said to have poured a chemical substance on him and wrapped a rope around his neck.

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'Merci Suárez' Wins Newbery Medal, and 'Hello Lighthouse' Draws Caldecott

Monday, January 28, 2019

The world of children's books gave out its most prestigious prizes Monday at the American Library Association's conference in Seattle. Works by Meg Medina and Sophie Blackall won the headline honors.

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Newseum's Imposing D.C. Home Bought By Johns Hopkins For $372.5 Million

Friday, January 25, 2019

The deal, which remains subject to regulatory approval, represents an ambitious expansion for the Baltimore-based university — and the end of a turbulent era for the journalism museum.

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'Upsetting And Disappointing': BuzzFeed To Cut 15 Percent Of Its Workforce

Thursday, January 24, 2019

The company announced the news in a memo to staffers. The layoffs, which are expected to mean over 200 lost jobs, come at a tumultuous time — for BuzzFeed and the online media industry.

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Jonas Mekas, Underground Filmmaker Who Cast A Long Shadow, Dies At 96

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

The Lithuanian-born director, poet, archivist and critic, who died Wednesday, not only made dozens of experimental films — he helped carve a place for countless other filmmakers to do the same.

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