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Child sex abuse victims get one-year window to launch New York lawsuits

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

NEW YORK - Hundreds of people in New York state previously barred from filing lawsuits over alleged sexual abuse as children will go to court beginning on Wednesday after a new law temporarily lifted legal time limits.
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Adult Victims Of Childhood Sex Abuse In New York Can Sue Alleged Abusers

Adult Victims Of Childhood Sex Abuse In New York Can Sue Alleged Abusers

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The one-year filing period, or look-back window, allows victims to bring cases that used to be beyond the state's statute of limitations that legislators overhauled this year.
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Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump says he'll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

Trump says he'll impose sanctions on Turkey for Syria invasion

President Trump on Monday said he would “soon” be issuing an executive order to impose sanctions on Turkey for invading Syria - which happened days after he announced the US... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana...

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

The white former Fort Worth police officer accused of gunning down a black woman in her own home was charged with murder for the slaying on Monday, authorities said. Aaron... Read more ...

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

A disturbing video depicting President Trump shooting and , stabbing political opponents and media outlets was played at a conference held by a pro-Trump group at his Miami... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Man suffers life-threatening injuries in stabbing, police say

Man suffers life-threatening injuries in stabbing, police say

Police say they do not have any information on a possible suspect. Read more ...

Eagles cut Zach Brown after Kirk Cousins trash talk backfires

Eagles cut Zach Brown after Kirk Cousins trash talk backfires

Zip it! The Eagles on Monday cut linebacker Zach Brown, who failed to back up his trash talking of Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins during Philadelphia's 38-20 loss to... Read more ...