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Gemmy Industries

Teens Apparently Love Collecting ‘Big Mouth Billy Bass’ and Other Animatronics

Those grating toys from Spencer's Gifts might be worth more than you think thanks to teens.
Gina Tron
4.4.17
Stuff

The Cost of Losing Your Virginity Late

The problem with making up for lost time in bed.
Gina Tron
12.21.16
Drugs

Teenage Girl Left to Die of Heroin Withdrawal in Jail, Lawsuit Alleges

Tori Herr, 18, told guards that she was a heroin addict and would soon go into dangerous withdrawals if she was not given medical attention. Her pleas were ignored.
Gina Tron
7.22.16
discrimination

Female Jail Guards Face Constant Rape Threats and Harassment, Lawsuit Claims

Twelve female deputies are suing the Denver Sheriff's Department for allowing male inmates "to degrade and harass them on a nearly daily basis."
Gina Tron
7.8.16
sexual harassment

'He's a Disgusting Pig': More Women Accuse Fox News CEO of Abuse, Lawyers Claim

Since former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson filed a sexual harassment lawsuit earlier this week, more women have come forward with accusations against Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.
Gina Tron
7.7.16
debt

Death Is Not a Good Enough Excuse to Stop Paying Student Loans, Report Finds

Maria DeOliveira-Longinetti's son was murdered last year, but according to the New Jersey state agency that administered his student loans, she still needs to pay up.
Gina Tron
7.6.16
crime

A Megachurch Is Attempting to Expose the Identities of Two Young Abuse Victims

Last year, a Bible school volunteer at the Westside Family Church in Lenexa, Kansas, was convicted of sexually abusing two underage girls. The church is now trying to prevent the girls and their families from remaining anonymous in a lawsuit.
Gina Tron
7.5.16
Health

Vermont’s Heroin Crackdown Could be Fueling Crack-Related Violence

Brutal incidents like a couple being lit on fire by apparent crack thieves suggest things could get even worse in a state known for its heroin woes.
Gina Tron
5.23.16
drug control

Vermont’s Heroin Crackdown Could be Fueling Crack-Related Violence

Brutal incidents like a couple being lit on fire by apparent crack thieves suggest things could get even worse in a state known for its heroin woes.
Gina Tron
5.23.16
Broadly

What I Should Have Said: Women Reflect on Their Moms Who Died Young

"When you lose your mom young, it's like the training wheels you didn't know you had are yanked off your bike. You learn to ride just fine, but you always wonder if you'd be an even better biker if you had kept those extra wheels just a little longer...
Gina Tron
5.8.16
News

Should We Televise the Trials of Famous Murderers?

The press is eagerly awaiting its chance to get cameras inside the trial of the man charged with shooting 12 people in Aurora, Colorado, in 2012, but the families of victims say the media attention will only cause them unneeded pain.
Gina Tron
9.19.14
Drugs

Kratom Tea Is the Beverage of Recovering Heroin Addicts

I tried a cup of kratom tea, a plant-based legal drug that's gaining popularity at bars in North Carolina and Florida and is often used to aid recovering heroin addicts.
Gina Tron
5.24.14
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