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Joe Paterno Reportedly Knew About Jerry Sandusky’s Sex Abuse as Early as 1976

According to new court documents.

Back in 2012 Jerry Sandusky, a former Pennsylvania State University assistant coach, was convicted of 45 counts of sexual abuse of young boys between 1994 and 2009, bringing Joe Paterno, the school's beloved head coach, down with him. Paterno's supporters have claimed he was deceived by Sandusky, but new court documents allege Paterno knew of Sandusky's sexual abuse as early as 1976.

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And They Said Kanye Didn't Have Fashion Influence

Then how do you explain these Zara looks, huh?

Who doesn't love a good post-apocalyptic neutral? Images from Zara's new collection have been floating around on Twitter, with some suggesting that the collection drew inspiration from Kanye West's Yeezy designs. Specifically, Yeezy Season 3. (West has been levied with charges of copying designers from Margiela to Helmut Lang, but turnabout is fair play.) We've reached out to a Zara rep for comment and will update this when we hear back.

How will Kanye react? »

The Best Fashion in Africa, Gathered in One Book

From Nairobi to Johannesburg.

Africa's developing role in the fashion world has long been a topic of discussion. Will it become known for its craftsmanship? Pricing? While we're waiting for an answer, the continent has no shortage of style, from sunflower-hued suspenders to royal-blue palazzo pants. Fashion Cities: Africa, out May 15 from Intellect Ltd., profiles and photographs the designers, models, and craftsmen of Johannesburg, South Africa; Casablanca, Morocco; Lagos, Nigeria; and Nairobi, Kenya.

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Bethany Cosentino on Sexism in the Music Industry: ‘There’s a Lot of People in the Industry That Do Shady Things’

And her support for Amber Coffman.

Back in January, Amber Coffman of the band Dirty Projectors recounted an incident of sexual misconduct made several years prior by Heathcliff Berru, a noted publicist in the music industry. Other women soon came forward to share their experiences with Berru, including Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino, who tweeted in response to Coffman: "Good for you for doing this. I was too freaked out to ever say anything. Seriously he's not a good person on any level." Stopping by The Daily Show last night, Cosentino used the opportunity to discuss how she became the "spokesperson" for the Berru backlash — he has since stepped down as the CEO of Life or Death PR — as well as the prominence of sexual assault and sexism in the music industry.

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Khloe Wins the Kardashian Race to Offend People in Cuba

Khloe posed for a photo in front of a monument to Castro.

The Kardashians are currently in Cuba for vacation, and also their reality show. How's it going? Drama! If you had Khloe in your office's "Which Kardashian Will Offend People in Cuba First?" pool, collect your $6, because she just posted a photo of herself posing in front of a monument to Fidel Castro.

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Calvin Harris’s New Ticket-Pricing Scheme Is Definitely Either Sexist or Feminist

Men and women will pay vastly different prices for tickets to the same show.

Calvin Harris, best known as DJ Taylor Swift’s Boyfriend, is playing a show at the Omnia in Las Vegas soon. Should you care to watch him partake in the fine art of DJing on May 13, ticket prices differ wildly depending on your gender, a gimmick that's definitely either sexist (bad) or feminist (good). (The rule book says it can't be both or neither.)

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The 5 Best Beauty Buys From Sephora in May

A non-greasy oil, a dewy sunscreen, and a ridiculously pretty palette.

Summer’s coming, and what better way to celebrate than with a new sunscreen that actually makes your skin gleam? Or better yet, a hair oil that allows your curls to withstand the tests of humidity, the beach, and breezy bike rides? For those and more, scroll through the best beauty buys to stockpile from Sephora this month.

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See the Chaos at Justin Bieber’s VFiles Pop-Up

Superfans and resellers camped out side-by-side.

The great wordsmith Justin Bieber once said, “My mama don’t like you and she likes everyone," but did he expect virtually everyone and their mama to show up to his VFiles pop-up? Bieber teamed up with the Gen Z retailer to bring his $50 tour T-shirts to the masses, and to no one’s surprise, the line was hundreds deep and blocks long.

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The Supreme Court Is Weighing In on Cheerleader Uniforms — Yes, Cheerleader Uniforms

The result could have a big impact on fashion.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg & Co. will soon be poring over the intricacies of cheerleaders' uniforms, which might sound like a frivolous concern for the Supreme Court. But depending on how an upcoming case plays out, a lot could change in terms of what fashion-design elements can and cannot be copyrighted. According to Bloomberg View, the lawsuit — filed by cheerleading-uniform company Varsity Brands, Inc., against its rival Star Athletica LLC — alleges that the latter copied the former's designs.

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Olympic Swimmer Natalie Coughlin on Second Breakfast and Her Chickens

I don't need to buy eggs. And chickens provide really great manure.”

Natalie Coughlin is a 12-time Olympic medalist who’s currently training in hopes of making her fourth Olympic team. In 2008, she became the first woman ever to win back-to-back gold medals in the same event (the 100-meter backstroke). The 33-year-old Californian loves to cook and garden. She talked to the Cut about her insane schedule, her twice-a-day smoothie habit, and always having wine with dinner.

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The ‘Can You Not’ PAC Is Exactly What This Election (and Future Elections) Needs

If you're straight, white, and male, can you just not run for office, please?

As the presidential election of 2016 spirals further into a nightmare we cannot wake up from, there may be a small glimmer of hope, or at least some comic relief. Two men in Colorado have started the Can You Not PAC, a committee whose entire backbone and platform is in encouraging straight, white men not to run for office.

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Ariel Winter Responds to Chloë Grace Moretz’s Response to Kim Kardashian’s Response to Chloë's Response to Kim’s Nude Selfie

Ariel Winter and Chloë Grace Moretz don't agree on the meaning of "body confidence."

In our fun and fabulous democracy, every person is entitled to look at Kim Kardashian's latest nude selfie, develop an opinion about it, and then share that opinion on various social-media platforms. As such, we have now reached a point in the Kim-nudie-news cycle when one teen actress is feuding with another teen actress over the latter's response to Kim's response to her response to the nude selfie. How many times can a person type "nude selfie" before they get arrested? Let's get into it. 

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There Are Nearly 550 Catholic Hospitals That Can Deny Women Emergency Reproductive Care

Some miscarriages require medical intervention. A new report says hundreds of Catholic hospitals put women's health at risk.

A new report from the American Civil Liberties Union says that more than 500 hospitals in the United States now have Catholic affiliations that prevent them from inducing labor before fetal viability, offering emergency contraception, or performing tubal ligation.

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