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Teen Mom OG's Tyler Baltierra Takes His Father Butch to Rehab for Substance Abuse

Tyler Baltierra has finally been able to get his father, Butch, back into rehab. The emotional father-son moment was shown on Monday night’s episode of Teen Mom OG. The reality star, 26, flew with his father to get him treatment for his drug … Continue reading

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Warren Jeffs: 5 Things To Know About The Polygamist Leader Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse

A&E is premiering the special ‘Warren Jeffs: The Prophet of Evil’ on Feb. 19. Here’s what you need to know about the polygamist leader convicted of sexually assaulting his child brides.

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White House Memo: White House Seeks to Move On From Abuse Scandal. But What Did It Learn?

A better-not-to-know approach in the White House allowed the Rob Porter problem to fester and raises questions about whether officials are capable of creating a better system.

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Returning Olympic Medalist Nick Goepper: Why I Spoke Out About My Substance Abuse, Mental Health

Maybe Nick Goepper would always have had something to prove. Maybe, if it wasn’t his upcoming freestyle ski event at the 2018 Winter Olympics, the 23-year-old medalist would be focused on, say, being the best surfer or being the best … Continue reading

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Racist trolls using abuse victims' photos to make fake claims of attacks at 'Black Panther' shows

The latest Marvel superhero movie Black Panther is out! Its Thursday opening is expected to have raked in over $25 million—yes, in one night.  Unfortunately, racists hate to see black people have any joy—and some are doing anything possible to chip away … Continue reading

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Hundreds march in Glens Falls to end heroin and opioid abuse

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – It’s time for change. That’s what one community is saying together, in one voice, Friday night. As they fight to put an end to heroin and opioid abuse. Hundreds took to the streets in downtown … Continue reading

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Kelly Orders Overhaul to White House Security Clearance After Abuse Claims

The changes require F.B.I. officials to directly report to the White House counsel concerns that they uncover during the background investigation of the president’s top aides.

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Teacher charged with child abuse after allegedly making student stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

LAFAYETTE, Colo. (ABC NEWS) – A teacher accused of assaulting a middle school student who wouldn’t stand for the pledge of allegiance is facing criminal charges. The Angevine Middle School PE Teacher Karen Smith has been on paid leave since … Continue reading

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Trump finally spoke out about domestic abuse and his answer was not great

President Trump broke his silence on issues of domestic violence during a meeting with local elected officials, entrepreneurs, and investors at the White House on Wednesday. The remarks were in response to an ongoing controversy over recently departed Staff Secretary Rob … Continue reading

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PETA Calls Out SeaWorld Performers Daughtry, Eli Young Band and More for Supporting Animal Abuse

SeaWorld has endured a scandalous few years, but the problems show no signs of stopping. The company recently announced the line-up for their Seven Seas Food Festival, which will be hosted across multiple parks. Among the musicians slated to perform at … Continue reading

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House Republicans launch investigation into White House’s handling of domestic abuse scandal

The Republican chair of the House Oversight Committee revealed on CNN on Wednesday morning that he’s launched an investigation of White House’s handling of the Rob Porter domestic abuse scandal. It took a while for oversight committee chair Rep. Troy Gowdy (R-SC) … Continue reading

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WATCH: Trump ignores repeated questions about domestic abuse victims

At the end of a lengthy meeting with lawmakers about trade at the White House on Tuesday, President Trump ignored reporters who tried to ask him about whether he believes the two ex-wives of a former top White House aide … Continue reading

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The F.B.I., Domestic Abuse and the White House: A Timeline of the Rob Porter Scandal

The White House has shifted its story about how and when members of the administration learned about the domestic abuse allegations that forced a top aide to resign.

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Colbie Holderness survived Rob Porter's abuse: Tells White House, don't call me weak

Colbie Holderness, the first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter—and the woman whose bruised face you’ve probably seen pictures of—is now speaking out. Holderness responded in the Washington Post to Kellyanne Conway’s Sunday comments about Porter, including that “I … Continue reading

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