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John Grisham apologizes for child porn comments: 'I can think of nothing more despicable' — John Grisham, one of the world's best-selling crime-fiction writers, has apologized after suggesting in a recent interview that the U.S. legal system should be softer on people who consume child pornography.

I grew up in a cult: Glenn Close — Glenn Close has revealed that before she went on to become an award-winning actress, she spent most of her childhood growing up in communes with a religious cult. "I wouldn't trust any of my instincts because [my beliefs] had all been dictated to me," she said of her time with the Moral Re-Armament, founded by American minister Frank Buchman in the late 1930s, The Hollywood Reporter said.

Dulles traveler in homemade hazmat suit goes viral — A photo of a traveler in a homemade "hazmat" suit at Dulles International Airport outside Washington, D.C., is making the internet rounds as hundreds of real suits are selling out online. The female passenger was spotted sitting down in an airline terminal and dressed in what appeared to be a full-length white onesie, topped with a blue rain poncho, blue latex gloves and a white face mask.

Calif. college quarantined after student who traveled with Ebola patient vomits in class — Students at Southwestern College in Chula Vista, California, have been quarantined after a student who allegedly traveled on the same flight as Dallas Ebola patient Amber Vinson reportedly vomited in class. The incident occurred just before 10 a.m. at the campus located in the 900 block of Otay Lakes Road.

Ebola mania: Hazmat suits selling out online

Atheists win fight over high school football team's religious monument

Black voters rejecting Democratic Party in Ferguson: 'It's time to send a message' — Many black voters in the St. Louis area say they will be taking out their aggression at the ballot box this November over the handling of the Michael Brown shooting - by voting against the Democratic Party that they have long supported.

Jay Carney breaks from White House, calls for 'travel restrictions' to fight Ebola — President Obama's former press secretary Jay Carney suggested Thursday that the White House should impose travel restrictions to fight Ebola, despite the administration again saying such a measure is out of the question.

Pa. Democrats involved in shootout with would-be robbers — Two Pennsylvania state representatives were involved in a shootout just blocks from the state Capitol Tuesday night in an attempted street robbery. Reps. Marty Flynn and Ryan Bizzarro, both Democrats, were walking to their residence after a late dinner just before 11 p.m. when two men approached them and demanded their wallets.

Professional clowns accuse 'American Horror Story' of promoting 'clown fear' — The country's biggest clown club is accusing the hit FX television drama "American Horror Story" of giving clowns a bad name and promoting "clown fear" in it's new series that centers on a killer costumed character that stalks couples with scissors. "Hollywood makes money sensationalizing the norm," Glenn Kohlberger, president of Clowns of America International, told The Hollywood Reporter.
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Oct 20, 2014

RT @hisnail: @JessicaChasmar 3 cases ebola w/1 death = zombie apocalypse >700% increase in entero68 w/8 deaths at same time = crickets. S…

Oct 16, 2014

Petition @ 40K+ : Ban all incoming and outgoing flights to #Ebola-stricken countries until outbreak is contained

Oct 16, 2014

John #Grisham apologizes for child porn comments: ‘I can think of nothing more despicable’…

Oct 16, 2014

So much idiocy in one article I can't see straight. DC Chief Seeks Changes to Concealed-Carry Law…

Oct 16, 2014

CDC director telling the media not to panic? How many times have we seen this movie? #Ebola

Oct 16, 2014

Calif. college quarantined after student who traveled with #Ebola patient vomits in class…

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