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When Dead Companies Don't Die

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The policies created to pull the world out of recession are still in place, but now they are strangling the global economy.
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Despite MeToo Glare, Efforts to Ban Secret Settlements Stop Short

23 hours ago   |   NY Times

Twelve states have passed laws about nondisclosure agreements in sexual misconduct cases, but only one effectively neutralizes them.
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Minnesota lawyer sentenced to 14 years for porn scheme

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A federal judge on Friday sentenced a Minneapolis lawyer to 14 years in prison for running a porn-related scheme. Paul Hansmeier was convicted of running the...
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Tainted supplement nets UFC light heavyweight Hu Yaozong 10-month suspension

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Friday announced a settlement with UFC light heavyweight Hu Yaozong for a drug positive linked to a tainted supplement. Yaozong, 24, accepted a...
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Local governments seek negotiating power in opioid lawsuit

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

Lawyers suing over the toll of opioids asked a judge Friday to allow a structure for all 25,000 municipal and county governments in the U.S. to be paid - if a settlement can be...
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US says Expedia pays $325,000 over Cuban travel allegations

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Expedia has agreed to pay more than $325,000 to settle U.S. government allegations that it improperly helped people travel inside Cuba or between the island and...
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Woman Who Called Cruise Ship Company 'Killer' After Her Daughter Died Aboard, Refused $500k Settlement Punished for Abusing Court

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

A judge said the woman violated several court orders, made inflammatory statements and refused a volunteer lawyer during the four-year case.
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Paraplegic man sues former attorney Michael Avenatti, claims he stole settlement money

1 day ago   |   ABC

A former client of attorney Michael Avenatti is suing the embattled lawyer for at least $9.5 million for allegedly failing to provide all the settlement money from his case.
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Michael Avenatti sued for allegedly ripping off paraplegic client

Michael Avenatti sued for allegedly ripping off paraplegic client

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Michael Avenatti was sued on Thursday by a paraplegic former client who claimed the once presidential hopeful siphoned away a $4 million settlement he had won. The former...
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USC gynecologist class-action lawsuit gets initial approval

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

A federal judge has given preliminary approval to a class-action settlement of claims against the University of Southern California stemming from sexual abuse allegations...
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

It's been two months since a massive fire ravaged the iconic cathedral. Read more ...

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

Babe Ruth jersey auctioned for record $5.64 million

The Babe knows how to bring in a buck. A jersey worn by Yankees icon Babe Ruth around 1928-30 sold for $5.64 million, a record price for sports memorabilia, during the Babe... Read more ...

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

ST. LOUIS - It rained on the Blues' parade, but nobody seemed to mind. Read more ...

U.S. Open 2019: Tiger Woods closes out day with birdie to finish at even par

U.S. Open 2019: Tiger Woods closes out day with birdie to finish at even par

Tiger Woods battled from the first hole at Pebble Beach on Saturday. Read more ...

Postal worker caught on camera throwing family's packages

Postal worker caught on camera throwing family's packages

A U.S. Postal Service worker was caught on camera throwing a family's Amazon packages at their front door. Read more ...

Canada advances with 2-0 victory over New Zealand

Canada advances with 2-0 victory over New Zealand

GRENOBLE, France - Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince each had second-half goals and Canada advanced to the knockout round at the Women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over New... Read more ...