Ghislaine Maxwell's highly anticipated trial is officially underway. The British socialite faces six criminal charges for recruiting, grooming, and exploiting girls as young as 14 years old for sexual abuse with longtime companion Jeffrey Epstein.
Enes Kanter says China hosting the Olympics is “unacceptable”: “Look how they treated their own Chinese tennis player.”
Benedict Cumberbatch hits toxic masculinity: “We just have to shut up and listen. We need to fix the behavior of men.”
Chinese dissident and artist Ai Weiwei: "In United States ... in many ways, you're already in an authoritarian state."
Good news: American journalist Danny Fenster arrives in the United States after being freed from a Myanmar prison.
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Alex Jones found liable for damages caused to Sandy Hook families by claiming their children weren’t murdered.
Trump campaign song plays for a 2nd time during Rittenhouse trial as Judge Schroeder again forgets to silence phone.
Taylor Swift hits at the music industry while explaining why she’s releasing re-records of her albums.
Father of 25-year-old Ahmaud Arbery, who was killed while jogging: “My boy got killed ’cause his skin color, lynched!”