Jennifer Abel

is a Heavy contributor and former daily newspaper reporter whose work has appeared in a variety of print and online publications including Playboy, the Guardian, MSN and others. Email her at jennifer.abel@heavy.com
  • Ed Murray: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A woman claims Wyoming Secretary of State (and possible gubernatorial candidate) Ed Murray sexually assaulted her in the early 1980s, when the two of them were at the same Cheyenne law firm.

  • Paul Ryan & Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • WATCH: Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain on The View

  • Chuck Schumer Sexual Harassment Forgery: 5 Fast Facts

  • Alabama Senate Election: Here’s how Twitter Responded

  • Dennis Hastert: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    On Tuesday, a federal judge issued an order barring former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert from unsupervised contact with minors, plus other restrictions.

  • WATCH: Roy Moore Spokesman Learns Bibles Aren’t Mandatory

  • Nathan Mathis: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • “Make Our Planet Great Again”: 5 Fast Facts to Know

  • Alabama Senator Richard Shelby: 5 Fast Facts to Know

  • Casey Jordan-Marquez & Francisco Fernandez: 5 Fast Facts

    Police identified the two students who died in the Aztec High School shooting: Casey Jordan-Marquez and Francisco Fernandez.

  • Josephine Franks, Trent Franks’ Wife: 5 Fast Facts

  • Trent Franks: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Janet Porter, Roy Moore’s Spokesman: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • #XmasGiftsFromTrump: The Best or Funniest Tweets

  • David Ermold: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Tina Dupuy: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • John Dowd, Trump’s Lawyer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Did Trump Tweet a Confession to Obstruction of Justice?

  • WATCH: Michael Flynn Then & Now “Lock Her Up/Lock Him Up”

    The irony of Michael Flynn, leader of the "Lock her up" anti-Hillary Clinton chants during the last election, pleading guilty to charges carrying up to five years in prison was not lost on anyone watching the case.

  • Trump Impeachment Odds Spike After Flynn Guilty Plea

  • Delaware Earthquake: how far was it felt?

  • Bryon Hefner: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Randy Credico: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Geraldo Rivera Tweets in Defense of Matt Lauer

    Geraldo Rivera responded to news of sexual misconduct allegations against Matt Lauer with a series of bizarre and sometimes contradictory tweets.

  • WATCH: Jim Clyburn Asks ‘Who Elected Them?’ in Defense of John Conyers

  • Lucian Wintrich: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Colonel Lee Busby: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Leandra English: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Trump vs. TIME Magazine: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    On Black Friday, Trump claimed on Twitter that TIME magazine wanted to make him their "Person of the Year" for 2017. Later that afternoon, TIME's own Twitter account publicly contradicted Trump's claim.