ISIS Takes Credit for Berlin Attack, South Carolina Considers Porn-Proof Computers, Lena Dunham Has Abortion Regrets: P.M. Links


  • Maurizio Gambarini/dpa/picture-alliance/Newscom

    ISIS is claiming responsibility for the attack on a Christmas market in Berlin yesterday that killed 12 people and injured dozens more. German police have now released the man arrested yesterday as a suspect, citing insufficient evidence.

  • The October 30 warrant authorizing the FBI to search Anthony Weiner's laptop was unsealed today.
  • Four more government officials have been charged in conjunction with the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
  • South Carolina state Rep. William Chumley (R-35th District) has introduced an amendment that would require anti-porn filters to be installed on all computers sold in South Carolina but allow consumers to opt-out of the filter for $20.
  • Notoriously overreaching California Attorney General Kamala Harris (D), who was elected to Congress in November, will serve on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee; the Select Committee on Intelligence; the Committee on Environment & Public Works; and the Committee on the Budget.
  • "This is the kind of thing that makes legislators go 'we need to pass a law that says you can't do this,'" said FBI agent Dale Carson about selling peed-upon sticks.
  • Lena Dunham is keeping herself in the spotlight this week by declaring: "I still haven't had an abortion, but I wish I had."
  • Can your mouthwash treat gonorrhea?

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