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Adult film actresses speak out, accuse James Deen of sexual assault



Accusations of sexual assault have been building up against adult film actor James Deen

Adult film actresses Tori Lux and Ashley Fires have both spoken out against the porn star, sharing troubling stories about working with him.

Fires told the Daily Beast that she refuses to work with Deen because he “almost raped” her one night at Kink studios

“I was getting out of the shower of the communal bathroom at Kink, I…

Couple’s travel diary video will give you serious wanderlust



The mind of a wandering backpacker can’t be tamed, but those memories can be relived.

In this spellbinding video that traverses half the globe, YouTuber Johan Kaos takes us on an international adventure through eight different countries as his girlfriend leads the way. It spans from taking off in close cabin quarters, to scuba diving in tropical waters, to walking beneath string lights in an open market — you know, all the free-spirited traveler touchstones.

The lesson here is to hold…

President Obama honors Paris attack victims at Le Bataclan



President Barack Obama and French President Fran

London woman body-shamed with ‘Overweight Haters’ card on the Tube



LONDON — A woman travelling on the London underground has claimed a stranger handed her a card calling her “a fat, ugly human”.

The card, which purports to be from a group called “Overweight Haters Ltd”, reads “fat” in large letters on one side. The other side contains a paragraph with a description of the “organisation”

NHS worker Kara Florish took to Twitter to explain what happened.

was handed this card on…

‘Homeland’ Episode 9: To catch a double agent



All’s fair in love and espionage war — especially when you’re Saul Berenson, and just found out that your colleague (and girlfriend!) might be a double agent with the SVR.

It’s a harrowing amount of information for Saul to process in “The Litvinov Ruse.” Carrie meets with Saul to download him on her intel, but before she does, the two share a loving embrace. Whatever pain and anger that existed between them is in the past, at least for now — having a common enemy can do that to a…

Watch this guy’s epic trick shot using two golf clubs and a red cup



If you thought golf was boring, you clearly haven’t seen this trick shot

YouTuber BBsDoingNothing juggled a ball between two golf clubs and ultimately sank it into a red Solo cup. It’s easily the most coordinated effort involving a red cup we’ve ever seen.

Will Apple drop the headphone jack on iPhone 7?



It is never too early for a juicy Apple iPhone 7 rumor and today we have a whopper: Apple might drop the venerable 3.5mm headphone jack in an effort to build a thinner iPhone, a move that would disrupt the $8 billion headphone industry.

The rumor, from Japanese Apple blog Macotakara cites a “reliable source” claiming Apple will remove the audio jack in an effort to shave a millimeter off the iPhone’s thickness.

The idea of a slimmer iPhone 7 is not…

Psy releases horrifying, brilliant video that rivals ‘Gangnam Style’



Prepare for memes, Internet. There’s a new video from Psy, and it’s just as ridiculous and catchy as “Gangnam Style.”

The song, called “Daddy,” features Psy dressed as himself…as well as his child and father. If that’s not creepy enough, here’s the song’s refrain: “Where’d you get that body from?” “I got it from my daddy.”

Of course, it’s hard to listen without drawing similarities to’s track “I Got It From My Mama.”

There are scenes with PSY as himself, his father and his…

Twitter creates new emoji for COP21 climate summit in Paris



Twitter unveiled at least three new climate-related emoji to mark the U.N. Climate Summit, which is activated using the hashtag #COP21. More than 140 world leaders, including President Obama, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, are in Paris for the high-stakes event.

The summit is aimed at forging the first-ever truly global agreement to cut emissions of planet warming greenhouse gases

.@twitter has created new emojis to mark the beginning of the UN Climate…

Historic ruling says Northern Ireland abortion law breaches human rights



LONDON — Belfast’s High Court has ruled that in some cases, Northern Ireland’s strict anti-abortion laws breach the human rights of pregnant women

Judge Mark Horner said Monday that women’s rights, in cases in which a foetus has fatal abnormalities or a woman becomes pregnant as a result of sexual crimes, are violated by the ban.

“In the circumstances, given this issue is unlikely to be grasped by the…