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Ryan Adams ends lengthy silence after MeToo abuse claims

Ryan Adams ends lengthy silence after MeToo abuse claims

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Rocker Ryan Adams has ended his five-months of silence after being accused of serial sexual misconduct - telling fans to “believe women” while promising to confront the...
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Ontario judges reject two Charter challenges of Liberal government's sex assault reforms, passed after Ghomeshi case

5 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Defence lawyers in two separate Ontario cases have failed to strike down the Liberal government's overhaul of sexual assault trial laws, a package of reforms widely...
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Crosby teen accused of shooting stepfather who was beating his mother

5 hours ago   |   ABC

According to authorities, the stepfather was assaulting the teen's mother when he reportedly shot him.
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Greg Hardy can keep winning, but we can't move on from his past just yet | Opinion

Greg Hardy can keep winning, but we can't move on from his past just yet | Opinion

6 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Under different circumstances, we might be talking talking today about the hottest new heavyweight sensation to hit mixed martial arts in quite some time. Make no mistake about...
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Taliban Claims Responsibility for Suicide Bombing Killing 9 People Outside Pakistani Hospital

7 hours ago   |   Time

A female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan on Sunday as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting against police, in a complex assault...
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ASAP Rocky won't get special treatment, Swedish prime minister says

11 hours ago   |   National Post

The Swedish prime minister, Stefan Lofven, told President Donald Trump in a phone call Saturday that rapper A$AP Rocky, who has been detained in Sweden on an assault charge...
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Meet the woman who ties Jeffrey Epstein to Trump and the Clintons

Meet the woman who ties Jeffrey Epstein to Trump and the Clintons

15 hours ago   |   Politico

How did wealthy sex offender Jeffrey Epstein come to be palling around with Bill Clinton and Donald Trump? People who know those involved say Epstein's connections to two U.S...
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Firing underscores Planned Parenthood's real mission

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

I've often been a critic of Planned Parenthood, because I believe that despite its arguments to the contrary, the organization is primarily a political tool for the abortion...
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Shawne Merriman sued for wrongful death

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

Former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman has been named as a defendant in a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the estate of a woman who died of a drug overdose in 2017. According to...
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West Virginia attorney general slams diocese for ‘covering up' issues of sexual abuse, insists they ‘come clean' about former bishop

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

The West Virginia attorney general is adamant that the Catholic church stop “covering up” allegations of sexual harassment brought against a former bishop. Patrick Morrisey...
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Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for...

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for resignation

The announcement comes as hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans swarmed outside La Fortaleza in Old San Juan last week, demanding the governor resign. Read more ...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating clinics

Clinics expressed concerns regarding the move, which slows a new rule against abortions Read more ...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and escaped, officials say

The inmates then fought off staff in a control room and pushed a button to release the front door, a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page says. Read more ...

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Ice cream shops around the country celebrated National Ice Cream Day on Sunday. Read more ...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid 'Chatgate' Scandal

Leaked online chats between Rosselló and other officials sparked outrage across the U.S. island territory. Read more ...

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

ATLANTA - Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0 on Sunday. Read more ...

Revolution beats FC Cincinnati 2-0, extends unbeaten streak

Revolution beats FC Cincinnati 2-0, extends unbeaten streak

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British Open 2019: How final round unfolded as Shane Lowry stormed to...

British Open 2019: How final round unfolded as Shane Lowry stormed to Portrush triumph

After Shane Lowry triumphed by six shots at The Open, we look at how the final round unfolded on a wet and windy day at Royal Portrush. Read more ...

Kevin Harvick races to 1st win season

Kevin Harvick races to 1st win season

Kevin Harvick raced to his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season Sunday, winning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the second straight year. Read more ...

Yastrzemski homers in 12th to lift Giants over Mets 3-2

Yastrzemski homers in 12th to lift Giants over Mets 3-2

SAN FRANCISCO - Mike Yastrzemski homered with one out in the bottom of the 12th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Read more ...