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Sophia Grace Adler (pictured) is charged with the murder of Gigi Pierce.

May 23 2018 9:02 PM

The Netflix show is returning for a fifth season, despite accusations of sexual misconduct against Tambor, or his history of yelling at colleagues.

May 23 2018 6:46 PM

Charles Brown will serve 32 to 50 years in prison for wounding transgender woman Chocolate during a robbery.

May 22 2018 9:53 PM

Grimm's school district violated his rights under federal law and the Constitution by denying him access to the boys' restroom, the judge rules.

May 22 2018 8:18 PM

The CW show is currently looking for an actress to portray "Nia Nal," and all ethnicities are being considered.

May 22 2018 4:43 PM

Ballroom icon and trans actress Cece Suazo proves not all heroes wear capes.

May 22 2018 3:53 AM