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(Gray News) – Smoking areas are going away at all Disney parks. The changes take effect May 1 and were detailed in the Disney Parks Blog. “Smoking areas will no longer be present inside Walt Disney World or Disneyland theme parks, water parks, ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex or Downtown Disney District in California,” the […]

The allegations of child molestation highlighted in HBO’s Leaving Neverland documentary might make Michael Jackson the new face of “cancel culture.” On Monday, Mar. 4, three Montreal radio stations pulled Jackson’s music following the Sunday premiere of Leaving Neverland. According to a spokesperson for the station’s parent company Cogeco Media, this decision was made to oblige the requests of their audience. […]

WICHITA FALLS, Texas – Police get a lot of unusual calls, but this one will be hard to forget. Police in Wichita Falls, Texas responded to a Walmart Friday morning. According to the police report, the woman was riding on an electric shopping cart while drinking wine from a Pringle’s can. The woman was not […]

SANDUSKY, OH (WOIO) – If you’re the type who can’t go a minute without your phone, you’ll want to avoid “Steel Vengeance” at Cedar Point. The park has banned phones on the ride. Who doesn’t love a good ride on a roller coaster? In the age of selfies, if you don’t have a picture, it […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The man charged with assaulting a 62-year-old RTA bus driver was sentenced to two years in jail Wednesday morning. Jamaur Raybon was charged for the Jan. 15, 2018 incident where he hit the driver in the head with a brick when he boarded the bus near East 149th Street and Lakeshore Boulevard, seriously injuring […]

(RNN) – One of the country’s largest gun retailers will stop selling assault-style rifles. Dick’s Sporting Goods announced Wednesday, effective immediately, it will end sales of all assault-style rifles in all of its stores, according to The New York Times. The company also announced it would stop selling high-capacity magazines and would no longer sell guns to anyone under […]

A video shows a white woman snap off on a Latina shopper and call a bystander the N-word.   A Wal-Mart spokesman said Wednesday that the retailer plans to ban a woman, caught on video unleashing a racist tirade, from shopping at its Centerton, Arkansas store, KNWA-TV  reports. Charles Crowson, a Wal-Mart communications manager, did not […]

This petty war between Charles Oakley and the New York Knicks isn’t going to end well for the Knicks. After Oakley was tossed from the stands on Wednesday, popular New York sports radio host Michael Kay announced Friday that he’s no longer welcomed in Madison Square Garden, a home he helped build. “Charles Oakley will […]

After inciting the relentless harassment of Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones, conservative blogger Milo Yiannopoulos has been permanently banned from Twitter. The pro-Gamergate journalist frequently sics his hundreds of thousands of followers on different targets, and has been temporarily suspended from the platform multiple times and “unverified” for violating its terms of service. Most recently, he […]

CLEVELAND – Cuyahoga County employees will no longer be embarking on any non-essential official travel to North Carolina. County executive Armond Budish announced the decision as an executive order out Wednesday morning. The move comes in response to an act passed last month in North Carolina, which prohibits cities in the Tar Heel state from […]

*Australia, currently in the midst of a domestic violence crackdown, looks close to banning Chris Brown from bringing his tour to the continent in December because of his criminal conviction for beating Rihanna. Michaelia Cash, who was assistant minister for Immigration and Border Protection before a Cabinet reshuffle this week, said she would recommend that […]

Chatter over whether South Carolina should continue to fly the Confederate flag, especially after the massacre at Emanuel A.M.E. Church, is growing loud enough to effect change: Walmart, Sears, and eBay announced they will ban all Confederate merchandise. Last week, our very own Veronica Wells asked, “Will South Carolina remove their Confederate flag now?” A symbol […]