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Portland, Oregon, bakery accused of racism for Oreo pastry

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland bakery is being accused of racism for selling an Oreo cupcake they named “Mr. President.” The Oregonian/OregonLive reports ( ) that customers have been leaving Yelp reviews criticizing Fat Cupcake for its “Mr. President” pastry. The cupcake is described as an Oreo Cookie baked inside white cake with cookies […]
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East Lansing-based Ellison Brewing marks a year with national TV appearance, some new brews.        
A day after the Giants announced that Josh Brown wouldn’t accompany the team to London for Sunday’s game against the Rams, the kicker was placed on the commissioner’s exempt list, rendering him inacti
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According to Florida court records, the NBA legend, 51, filed for divorce from the former Real Housewives of Atlanta star on Tuesday        
Razor clam diggers planning on making a trip to Twin Harbors will have to wait until another round of marine toxin testing is conducted. Digging is scheduled to begin Friday (Oct. 28) through Nov. 1,
SASKATOON - A member of Parliament says the federal government is planning to fund only half the number of mental-health teams needed to reach every community. The comment by Charlie Angus, the NDP c
The Motley Crue frontman is avoiding jail time.        
Los Angeles’s rookie manager makes more moves than anyone in the game in an effort to gain an edge in every at-bat.
While Crispr-Cas9 has drawn a lot of attention, scientists are investigating other Crispr approaches that may reach doctors and patients more quickly.
Spending an evening with the candidate’s childhood friends.
"I tried to pretend that I was happy and I got called out on it, big time."        
Check out one the most venomous fish in the world, the stonefish, and the moment an octopus turns the fish into a snack off the Egyptian coast.        
Ben Affleck’s new movie has Joe Queenan seeing accountants, including his wife and friends, in a whole new light.
Rick Astley exiled himself from music for a good part of the last three decades, but he never really left pop's consciousness. Now he’s back with his first new album on more than two decades. (Oct. 21
Rapper: "Your best days are behind you, Russell Crowe."        
Michaela Angela Davis from Filmmakers for Hillary on Vimeo. Michaela Angela Davis recently praised Hillary Clinton in a new video where she said, “It’s time for a badass woman
College football fans can show their team spirit ahead of the Michigan-MSU matchup.        
TEFAF, Europe's finest fair showcasing the most prestigious dealers of fine art, design, furniture and high jewelry, is crossing the Atlantic for the first time. During five consecutive days, starting
IQALUIT, Nunavut - Nunavut's chief medical health officer says the territory won't immediately change its policy on prevention of lung infections in newborns. Research this week found some areas in t
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Historical Commission is blocking a plan by Memphis city leaders to move a statue honoring a Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan leader out of the downto
UNITED NATIONS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The United Nations named comic-book superhero Wonder Woman as an honorary ambassador to fight for gender equality on Friday, amid criticism that the...
USA TODAY's best nerds break down the sci-fi show, plus the 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' trailer.        
A model scarred in an acid attack founded a charity to advance intensive rehab, peer support, accessible information and state-of-the-art care.
From the Historic Ft. Wayne to the Masonic Temple, ghost stories and unexplained occurrences abound in metro Detroit.        
Michael Grab says he started balancing stones "on a whim." Now, he's made it an art. Video provided by Newsy        
The siege and bombing of eastern Aleppo in Syria constitute “crimes of historic proportions” that have caused heavy civilian casualties amounting to “war crimes”, according to

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