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‘Call me a n*gger’: Small-town mayor insults cops after drunk driving stop

Police in Monticello, New York have released footage of the town’s mayor cursing and threatening officers after getting arrested on drunk driving charges. WCBS-TV reported that the footage captures Mayor Gordon Jenkins after his arrest on Nov. 16, telling an officer not to call him “sir.” When the officer asks…

Teacher could be forced to apologize for letter complaining about pre-K students’ odor

A longtime Buffalo, New York school teacher could be sanctioned for a letter admonishing parents in her pre-kindergarten class over several of her students’ body odor. The Buffalo News reported on Friday that in a handwritten letter sent on Nov. 14, BUILD Academy instructor Sharon D. Perry Dunnigan told the…

WATCH: ‘Living natural man’ berates Montana judge over not having a fishing license

A 52-year-old Montana man who repeatedly called himself a “living natural man” was found guilty on Friday of obstructing a police officer and resisting arrest, putting an end to a series of heated encounters between himself and a judge he accused of acting like a “privateer.” KAJ-TV reported that Ernie…

Detective charged with manslaughter in Chicago woman’s shooting death

Twenty-one months after shooting and killing an unarmed woman, a Chicago police detective has been charged in connection with her death. WBBM-TV reported on Monday that 45-year-old Detective Dante Servin was charged with involuntary manslaughter, reckless discharge of a firearm and reckless conduct for his involvement in the death of…

Police find 12-gauge shotgun, rifle, and more than 100 rounds at George Zimmerman’s girlfriend’s home

Authorities found more than 100 rounds of ammunition and several firearms while searching the home of George Zimmerman’s girlfriend, while Zimmerman himself identified himself as homeless to police. CNN reported on Monday that a search of Samantha Scheibe’s residence by police revealed that Zimmerman possessed a rifle, three handguns, 106…

Animal rights activist charged with abuse after exposing cattle company’s cruelty

Employees at a Colorado cattle ranch are facing animal cruelty charges after being caught on video mishandling newborn calves — but so is the woman who brought their activities to the attention of authorities. The Associated Press reported on Monday that the sheriff’s office in Weld County charged Taylor Radig…

The surprising struggles — and heart — behind ‘Doctor Who’s’ birth

Before the “madman in a box,” there was a man and a box. And An Adventure In Space And Time — a 90-minute retelling of the origins of Doctor Who as part of the show’s 50th anniversary this weekend — packs a surprisingly potent love letter both to Doctor Who‘s…

Dan Savage tells Bill Maher: The Cheneys need a Dick to settle a feud between a lesbian and her straight sister

Columnist and author Dan Savage lambasted both Liz and Mary Cheney during an interview with Real Time host Bill Maher on Friday, noting the irony of their arch Republican father Dick Cheney being thrust into the middle of their dispute. “It’s funny that you need a Dick to adjudicate a…

Texas Board of Education holds up biology book over evolution debate

The Texas Board of Education voted on Thursday to nominate a three-person expert panel to determine whether a prospective biology text contains “errors” as relates to the theory of evolution, the Associated Press reported. Some of the board’s more conservative members opposed recommending the book for use in the state’s…

Alan Grayson and Ed Schultz rip Issa’s anti-Obamacare events: ‘They’re smear junkies, that’s all they ever do’

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) and MSNBC host Ed Schultz teed off on Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) on Friday for what they referred to as a “traveling circus” supposedly focusing on the problems with the Affordable Care Act while ignoring people who are benefitting from it. “The Republicans have been crisis…

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