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Why do male exhibitionists force women to watch them? Two therapists explain

Harvey Weinstein. James Toback. Mark Halperin. Brett Ratner. Louis C.K. There’s one act that keeps popping up in the recent accusations against these men: forcing a woman to watch them masturbate. What compels a man to do this? The Washington Post spoke to two sex therapists who, although they don’t have experience treating these men specifically, could explain why some men find this behaviour erotic and what factors can lead to it. Comedian Louis C.K. performs at the David Lynch Foundation Benefit for Veterans with PTSD at New York City…

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England force draw to keep Women's Ashes series alive

England forced Australia to a draw on the fourth day of the day-night Women’s Ashes Test in Sydney to keep the series alive. With eight wickets remaining, both teams shook hands as England settled for a second innings score of 206-2. Australia led by 128 after the first innings largely thanks to a double century from Ellyse Perry on day three. Skipper Heather Knight hit 79 off 220 balls for England as she made a second half-century in the Test. Australia lead the series 6-4 on points, meaning – barring…

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Texas shooting: US Air Force 'failed' to flag gunman's criminal history

The US Air Force has said it is investigating its apparent failure to enter information about Texas shooter Devin Patrick Kelley’s past criminal history into the national database. Ex-airman Kelly was court-martialled for domestic violence in 2012, and was barred from owning or buying guns. But last year he was able to purchase a rifle he used in Sunday’s attack on a small church outside San Antonio. He killed 26 people and fled the scene. He was later found dead in his car. Police said he died from what appeared…

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States lose push to force Trump to restart health subsidies

A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected a request from 18 states and the District of Columbia to force the Trump administration to resume paying “Obamacare” subsidies right away and scolded the coalition for claiming health care costs would rise without federal help. State attorneys general, all Democrats and led by Xavier Becerra of California, argued that the monthly payments are required under former President Barack Obama’s health care law and cutting them off will harm consumers. The payments reimburse insurers for providing lower-income people with discounts on out-of-pocket costs. U.S….

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T-Charge: New London traffic charge comes into force

Drivers of older, more polluting vehicles will have to pay almost twice as much to drive in central London. Mayor Sadiq Khan’s £10 T-Charge, which mainly applies to diesel and petrol vehicles registered before 2006, has come into force. It covers the same area as the existing congestion charge zone, bumping the cost to £21.50 for those affected. Opponents said the scheme would “disproportionately penalise London’s poorest drivers” The measure is the latest attempt by Mr Khan to improve air quality in the capital. Mr Khan, said: “London’s air is…

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Health tourism charges come into force in England

Providers of NHS treatment are required from Monday to make sure patients in England are eligible for free care – and to charge them up front if not. The measures apply to planned, non-urgent care – A&E, maternity, general practice and infectious disease treatment remain free to all. The government hopes it will contribute to £22bn of savings needed in the NHS. But the British Medical Association said the changes may prevent vulnerable people getting treatment they need. Under the new measures, patients will be asked where they have lived…

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Hints At Answers The Force Awakens Didn’t Deliver

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was a major blockbuster last year, but the film ultimately raised more questions than it answered. We don’t yet know why Luke’s Jedi academy was destroyed, why he later went into self-imposed, exile on Ahch-To, why his nephew Kylo Ren fell to the Dark Side, why Han and Leia were estranged, or the history of the new Emperor stand-in, Supreme Leader Snoke. A new trailer for Episode VIII dropped last…

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