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Lawyer for National Enquirer CEO denies the tabloid extorted Jeff Bezos

5 monthes ago   |   By WESH

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says he was the target of “extortion and blackmail” by the publisher of the National Enquirer, a charge attorneys for the tabloid's CEO denies.
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Tabloid CEO's lawyer says Enquirer didn't extort Jeff Bezos

Tabloid CEO's lawyer says Enquirer didn't extort Jeff Bezos

5 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - An attorney for the head of the National Enquirer's parent company denies the tabloid committed extortion or blackmail by threatening to publish Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' explicit photos.
Elkan Abramowitz represents American Media Inc. chief executive David Pecker. Abromowitz defended the tabloid's practice as a "negotiation" in an interview Sunday with ABC's "This Week."
The Enquirer published a story last month that included lurid texts between Bezos and former TV anchor Lauren Sanchez. Bezos said AMI later threatened to expose his revealing photos if he didn't have his private...
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Tabloid CEO's lawyer says Enquirer didn't extort Jeff Bezos

5 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

An attorney for the head of the National Enquirer's parent company denies the tabloid committed extortion or blackmail by threatening to publish Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' explicit photos. Elkan Abramowitz...
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Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

What a tangled web a Nebraska woman weaved about a sculpture she thought depicted devil horns - but is actually Spider-Man's hands. “It is a sculpture of two hands open... Read more ...

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge denied bail to wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, ruling that he will remain jailed as he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy... Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

It will be “Biden and Harris Round 2” at the second Democratic debates. The lineups for the Democratic presidential primary debates at the end of the month were drawn at random... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Is Denied Bail In Sex Trafficking Case

Jeffrey Epstein Is Denied Bail In Sex Trafficking Case

U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman ordered the 66-year-old multimillionaire to remain in jail until trial. Federal prosecutors had called Epstein a flight risk. Read more ...

2nd Democratic Primary Debate Matchups Set: Sanders Vs. Warren and Biden Vs...

2nd Democratic Primary Debate Matchups Set: Sanders Vs. Warren and Biden Vs. Harris

The debates will be held on July 30 and 31 in Detroit, Mich., from 8 to 10 p.m. ET each night. Moderators will be CNN's Dana Bash, Don Lemon and Jake Tapper. Read more ...

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran's state TV reported Thursday. Read more ...

Trump distances himself from the 'Send her back!' chants he inspired

Trump distances himself from the 'Send her back!' chants he inspired

The chants, aimed at freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar, mirrored comments Trump made earlier in the week. Read more ...

Trump wants to nominate son of late Justice Antonin Scalia for labor...

Trump wants to nominate son of late Justice Antonin Scalia for labor secretary: report

President Trump is planning to nominate the son late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to be the next Labor Secretary, a report said on Thursday. Trump wants Eugene Scalia... Read more ...