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Noisey News

Two More Women Accuse R Kelly of Sexual Misconduct

A press conference hosted by lawyer Gloria Allred brought allegations of abuse and sexual harassment against the singer when the accusers were teenagers.
Josh Terry
2.21.19
Ask A Lawyer

Ask a Lawyer: What's Going on With 21 Savage's Immigration Situation?

The rapper born She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph was detained Sunday by ICE, which claims the artist is from the U.K. and is in the U.S. on an expired Visa.
Jessica Meiselman
2.5.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Says the Super Bowl Fully Ripped Off His SpongeBob Meme

He mashed up "Sweet Victory" and "Sicko Mode" in a viral tweet last fall.
River Donaghey
2.4.19
Noisey

6ix9ine Facing Life in Prison for Racketeering and Firearms Charges

The Brooklyn rapper, currently on probation, was arrested in NYC on racketeering and firearms charges.
Shaad D’Souza
11.20.18
Munchies

South Korean Court Rules Killing Dogs for Meat Illegal

A precedent that could lead to the outright ban nationwide.
Ian Burke
6.21.18
spongebob squarepants

Nickelodeon Forbids Man from Naming Restaurant 'Krusty Krab'

Viacom says that yOu cAn'T juSt Go aRouNd oPeNiNg 'SpoNgeBoB SquArepAnts' rEstAuraNts.
Mayukh Sen
2.7.18
pop up

Lego Has Disavowed a New Pop-Up Bar Made of Legos

What was once known as Legobar has since changed its name to ‘thebrickbars’.
Mayukh Sen
1.17.18
Restaurant Confessionals

What It's Like to Get Sued by a Waiter

I know it’s just fucking money, but he sued us for so much and we had so many expenses opening a second restaurant. We’re still paying him off in installments.
Anonymous
1.1.18
legal

The Autistic Children Who Are Labeled As Sex Offenders

According to social workers and activists, numerous young kids on the spectrum have ended up on the sexual offender registry for offenses that lacked sexual motivation.
Mitchell Sunderland
9.28.17
Celebrity

Judge Blocks Auction of Tupac's Controversial Break-Up Letter to Madonna

The auction also included Madonna's panties, hairbrush, and correspondences about her hatred for Sharon Stone and Whitney Houston.
Mitchell Sunderland
7.20.17
Broadly

Men Legally Allowed to Finish Sex Even If Woman Revokes Consent, NC Law States

North Carolina is the one state where the law explicitly says you cannot revoke consent once it's given. A bill that would remove this "unacceptable loophole" has little traction.
Kimberly Lawson
6.22.17
thump news

Fyre Festival Investors Take Event Organizers to Court

Thee organizers borrowed up to $7 million in the weeks proceeding the failed festival.
Alexander Iadarola
5.17.17
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