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Julia Reinstein • 3 days ago

A Man Was Offered $200 To Beat A Transgender Woman As A Crowd Cheered On, Police Say

The attack is being reviewed to determine whether it meets the criteria for a hate crime, police said.

Julia Reinstein • 4 days ago

How A Group For Jewish Moms Spread Anti-Vax Propaganda Before New York’s Measles Outbreak

“Frankly, it is dangerous and of great concern to our Department of Health,” said a New York county official.

Claudia Koerner • 8 days ago

The Test-Taking Whiz In The College Admissions Scam Scandal Has Pleaded Guilty

Mark Riddell traveled to rigged testing centers to take admissions exams for children of paying clients, including actor Felicity Huffman.

Julia Reinstein • 8 days ago

A Woman Totaled Her Car After Seeing A Spider While Driving

The driver injured her leg as a result. The spider's current whereabouts are unknown.

Julia Reinstein • 9 days ago

A White Woman's "Clean Chinese" Restaurant Is Drawing Backlash For Playing Into Racist Tropes

Chef Eddie Huang had quite a few colorful words for the founder, whose "OUTDOOR VOICES BAKED ORANGE CAULIFLOWER" he called "THE FYRE FEST OF FOOD."

Julia Reinstein • 10 days ago

A Burglar Hiding In An Oregon Bathroom Turned Out To Be...A Trapped Roomba

"We entered the bathroom and saw a very thorough vacuuming job being done by a Roomba vacuum cleaner."

Julia Reinstein • 10 days ago

Lori Loughlin And 15 Other Parents Face New Charges In The College Admissions Scam

The new charges are for money laundering and conspiring to commit fraud.

Julia Reinstein • 11 days ago

A Woman Has Been Charged With A Felony After Several Racist Remarks Were Spray-Painted Around Oklahoma City

According to an affidavit, Allison Johnson told police her intent was "to scare Jewish people, and people of different races, other than white."

Tanya Chen • 11 days ago
Julia Reinstein • 11 days ago

Stanford Has Expelled A Student With Fake Sailing Credentials As The College Admissions Scandal Continues

The expulsion comes nearly a month after dozens of parents, coaches, and university administrators were indicted for their alleged roles in a massive college admissions scam.

Julia Reinstein • 12 days ago

Solange Has Canceled Her Coachella Performance Over Production Delays And Fans Aren't Pleased

"She sends her sincerest apologies, and looks forward to performing at Coachella in the future," the festival tweeted Sunday.

Julia Reinstein • 12 days ago

Lil Nas X Used To Be A Tweetdecker

Before the rapper was topping the charts with his viral hit "Old Town Road," he was reportedly going viral a whole other way.

Julia Reinstein • 15 days ago

A Murdered College Student’s Family Is Calling On Uber And Lyft To Make Rides Safer

At her funeral, the 21-year-old’s cousin asked ride-sharing companies to “provide safeguards to the mistakes that are easily made, the mistake that took Sami from us.”

Julia Reinstein • 16 days ago

A College Student Was Allegedly Murdered After Getting In A Car She Thought Was Her Uber

"We believe that she simply mistakenly got into this particular car thinking it was an Uber ride," Columbia Police Department Chief Skip Holbrook said.

Julia Reinstein • 20 days ago

A Playboy Model Has Been Arrested Over The Murder Of A California Psychiatrist

Kelsey Turner, 25, has been arrested over the death of a 71-year-old psychiatrist found bludgeoned in his car just outside of Las Vegas.

Julia Reinstein • 22 days ago

A Fifth-Grade Girl Has Died After Being Injured In A Classroom Fight

Raniya Wright, 10, was described as a "wonderful student” who loved to write, spend time with her friends, play basketball, and be a big sister.

Julia Reinstein • 23 days ago

The FBI Is Looking Into Why Charges Against Jussie Smollett Were Dropped

The sudden decision by Illinois prosecutors to drop the case against Smollett has prompted both criticism and conspiracy theories.

Julia Reinstein • 23 days ago

Apparently People Slice Bagels Like Bread In St. Louis And Honestly? WTF

“We regret to inform you that St. Louis is cancelled.”

Julia Reinstein • 24 days ago

Yale Has Rescinded Admission For A Student Whose Family Allegedly Paid $1.2 Million To Get Her In

The decision comes two weeks after dozens of parents, coaches, and university administrators were indicted in a massive college admissions scam.

Julia Reinstein • 25 days ago