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Massachusetts police using pink handcuffs for breast cancer awareness — Police officers in Greenfield, Massachusetts, have started arresting suspects with pink handcuffs in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Greenfield Massachusetts Police Department announced the move last week on Facebook. "Officers of the Greenfield Police Department have 'gone pink' in order to raise awareness for the disease!"

Daniel Hamermesh, Texas professor against campus carry law, to resign 'out of self-protection' — A professor emeritus at the University of Texas at Austin said he is resigning from his position for his own safety following the state's new gun law that allows students to carry concealed on college campuses.

Pitzer College students say no to 'offensive,' 'classist' yacht club — A proposed yacht club at California's Pitzer College was reportedly shot down Sunday by the student senate over concerns that the name is offensive and classist.

'Blue Lives Matter' billboards honoring police nationwide spark debate — "Blue Lives Matter" billboards honoring police have sprung up nationwide, but some Black Lives Matter supporters are arguing the campaign diminishes their cause. A Memphis, Tennessee, branding agency called Tactical Magic started the #thankublu campaign to honor local police officers.

Steven Assanti, 800-pound man, kicked out of hospital for ordering pizza — An 800-pound Rhode Island man said he's now homeless after being kicked out of a hospital weight-loss program for ordering pizza. Steven Assanti, 33, said his addiction to food has led to him living in the back of his father's SUV, a local NBC News affiliate reported.

Ben Carson: I was held at gunpoint in Popeyes in Baltimore — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Wednesday that he was once held at gunpoint at a Baltimore Popeyes, following backlash over comments he made about the mass shooting last week in Roseburg, Oregon. "Guy comes in, put the gun in my ribs.

California police officer ambushed, beaten by men in anti-cop attack — A Sacramento, California, police officer is recovering after investigators say he was ambushed by two men who targeted him because of his profession. Juan Gomez, 21, is facing a number of felony charges after he was accused of ambushing and brutally beating the officer in a hospital parking lot Monday morning.

ABC Family ditching 'wholesome' name for ABC Freeform — ABC Family is changing its name to ABC Freeform in an effort to cater to younger viewers who might find its previous identity to be too "wholesome." The Disney-owned cable channel is ditching "Family," which has survived several name changes over a span of 30 years, starting in January, Entertainment Weekly reported.

Milo Yiannopoulos, Julie Bindel banned from U.K. university's debate on censorship — The student union at the U.K.'s University of Manchester has banned Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos and Guardian journalist Julie Bindel from participating in a debate on censorship. The University of Manchester Free Speech and Secular Society had invited the journalists to a debate titled "From liberation to censorship: Does modern feminism have a problem with free speech?"

Rosie O'Donnell's daughter Chelsea calls her a 'phony': 'She kicked me out' of the house — Rosie O'Donnell's adopted 18-year-old daughter, Chelsea, is speaking out for the first time since she says she was kicked out of her mother's home. Ms. O'Donnell and her daughter's relationship struggles became public in August after the former "The View" co-host begged the public to help find her missing daughter, who was 17 at the time.
Oct 07, 2015

Rosie O’Donnell’s daughter Chelsea calls her a ‘phony’: ‘She kicked me out’ of the house…

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Oct 08, 2015

@VoiceofaPatriot it served its purpose when breasts were still somewhat taboo, but I agree it's time to move on.

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hahahaha WATCH: Trump Brings Enthusiastic, Screaming Hispanic Supporter on Stage… via @mediaite

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