NYPD Rookie Kills ‘Totally Innocent,’ Unarmed Man

Before the shooting, Gurley, father of a 2-year old, was reportedly walking down the stairwell with his girlfriend, Melissa Butler, about 11:15 p.m., the report says.

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Adrian Peterson Ponders Leaving Vikings Amid Child Abuse Charges

Peterson thinks the coaches and players stand behind him, acccording to the AP, citing a report from USA Today. But, the report says, he believes that feelings within the organization have been mixed since he was charged with felony child abuse in Texas for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. Peterson pleaded no contest Nov. 4 to misdemeanor reckless assault.

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What’s in a Name: Whites Like ‘African Americans’,  Don’t Like ‘Blacks’

Ethnic labels for people of color, such as African American and black, determines just how whites perceive them, says a new study, “A rose by any Other Name?: The Consequences of Subtyping ‘African-Americans’ from ‘Blacks,’” released in the January 2015 issue of the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

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How to Get Away With Murder Recap: Wait, Huh?!

Annalise is packing Sam’s stuff like Bernadine in Waiting to Exhale and tells him, “Get your things and get out, you philandering, impregnating murderer!” Sam “baby, baby” pleads for a hot second, but when Annalise describes how her sidepiece, Nate, puts it down, things turn violent. Sam chokes Annalise up against a wall, but his hands around her neck don’t stop her from talking smack: “I bet you did kill Lila, huh? You enjoyed it, didn’t you? Strangling her. Letting the life go out of her body. … You want to do it to me now, don’t you? Go ahead. Do it. Kill me!” He calls her a monster, a piece of ass and a disgusting slut, and she leaves the house. Geez. That was intense. 

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Model Janice Dickinson Releases Photos of Bill Cosby in a ‘Patchwork’ Robe

The release of the photos follows an interview with Bill Cosby and his wife, Camille Cosby, that aired Saturday on NPR, in which the comedian was described as merely shaking his head “no” to questions about sexual assault allegations; and the release of a Nov. 6 interview with the Associated Press in which Bill Cosby declined to answer questions about sexual assault allegations by saying, “I don’t talk about it.”

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