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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperscasually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 minutes ago
casually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General Ken Paxton is a Baylor grad. As this scandal spreads like a toxic cloud beyond Baylor, it is gradually and surely claiming many others as complicit in this... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperscasually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 minutes ago
casually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General Ken Paxton is a Baylor grad. As this scandal spreads like a toxic cloud beyond Baylor, it is gradually and surely claiming many others as complicit in this... Read more
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Roll Call
Ryan: VA Chief's Comments Are 'Disgusting' but Not Sure if He Should Resignbefore they could get care. "To date almost no one has been held accountable at
Ryan: VA Chief's Comments Are 'Disgusting' but Not Sure if He Should Resign
Roll Call / Posted 7 minutes ago
before they could get care. "To date almost no one has been held accountable at the Veterans Administration for a national scandal," he said. Other GOP leaders joined Ryan in condemning McDonald's comments. "When you go to Disneyland you’re not... Read more
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Roll Call
House Panel to IRS Chief: Show Up if You Want to be HeardMonday. The IRS has come under renewed fire from conservative lawmakers and ac
House Panel to IRS Chief: Show Up if You Want to be Heard
Roll Call / Posted 7 minutes ago
Monday. The IRS has come under renewed fire from conservative lawmakers and activists in recent months over the targeting scandal. North Carolina Rep. George Holding introduced a bill last week that would strip IRS agents of their badges and... Read more
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Aliran Online
1MDB - still many questions for Najib to answerThe magnitude of the sums involved in the 1MDB financial scandal makes it imper
1MDB - still many questions for Najib to answer
Aliran Online / Posted 10 minutes ago
The magnitude of the sums involved in the 1MDB financial scandal makes it imperative that the culprit(s) are brought to book, says Henry Loh. Many Malaysians, especially those who have been keeping abreast with the infamous 1MDB financial scandal,... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 19 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Prosecutors lay out case against AL House Speaker Mike Hubbardhimself and his companies. Hubbard's trial comes as Gov. Robert Bentley faces
Prosecutors lay out case against AL House Speaker Mike Hubbard
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 19 minutes ago
himself and his companies. Hubbard's trial comes as Gov. Robert Bentley faces possible impeachment over a sexually charged scandal. State Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore is suspended and faces possible removal for allegedly violating judicial... Read more
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NBC New York
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC New York / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperscasually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 21 minutes ago
casually noted by a lawmaker's staffer who remarked to us that Attorney General Ken Paxton is a Baylor grad. As this scandal spreads like a toxic cloud beyond Baylor, it is gradually and surely claiming many others as complicit in this... Read more
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Salon.com
Wait, Ken Starr said what?!? Bill Clinton’s greatest nemesis is now singing his praisesof aide Vince Foster, and allegations of sexual misconduct — expressed sadness
Wait, Ken Starr said what?!? Bill Clinton’s greatest nemesis is now singing his praises
Salon.com / Posted 21 minutes ago
of aide Vince Foster, and allegations of sexual misconduct — expressed sadness that Clinton’s presidency was marred by the scandals he helped surface, which he euphemistically referred to as “the unpleasantness.” “It was so tragic for the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fraudsters spent investors' £78m on Ferraris and Bentleysfrom the Park Plaza chain of hotels that suggested they were a major supplier.
Fraudsters spent investors' £78m on Ferraris and Bentleys
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 minutes ago
from the Park Plaza chain of hotels that suggested they were a major supplier. The trio were not investigated until the scandal of US investor and notorious fraudster Bernie Madoff hit the headlines in 2008, jurors heard. Prosecutor Sarah... Read more
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NBC Chicago
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC Chicago / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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NBC Washington
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC Washington / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC Bay Area / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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NBC San Diego
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneylanda combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in I
VA Chief Compares Wait Time to Disneyland
NBC San Diego / Posted 21 minutes ago
a combat veteran who receives her own health care at the Hines VA Hospital in Illinois, called the remark "tone-deaf." The scandal over long wait times at VA hospitals and clinics nationwide broke open in 2014, when a whistleblower at a Phoenix... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge: Substantial progress in Volkswagen emissions talksSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Volkswagen and attorneys for vehicle owners affected by th
Judge: Substantial progress in Volkswagen emissions talks
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Volkswagen and attorneys for vehicle owners affected by the company’s emissions cheating scandal are on target to meet a June deadline for a final settlement proposal, a federal judge said today. Senior U.S. District Court Judge... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Praise for Bill Clinton from ..... Kenneth Starrreally understood that about him — that he genuinely cared. The ‘I feel your pa
Praise for Bill Clinton from ..... Kenneth Starr
Arkansas Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
really understood that about him — that he genuinely cared. The ‘I feel your pain’ is absolutely genuine.” Speaking of Starr, here's a Texas blogger who thinks Starr will take the fall for the sex scandal at Baylor by being removed as pr... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resignsaid McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 minutes ago
said McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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Air Force Times
California VA health system pairs with walk-in clinics to serve veteransinterested to see how this goes and what potential implications it might have.”
California VA health system pairs with walk-in clinics to serve veterans
Air Force Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
interested to see how this goes and what potential implications it might have.” Two years ago, the VA was the center of a scandal that showed some VA hospitals maintained appointment schedules outside the official system and that lengthy... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
VA Secretary compares health care lines to Disneyin those lines," Ryan said on Twitter. McDonald took office in July 2014 after
VA Secretary compares health care lines to Disney
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 36 minutes ago
in those lines," Ryan said on Twitter. McDonald took office in July 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Charges laid out against Alabama House speakerhimself and his companies. Hubbard's trial comes as Gov. Robert Bentley faces
Charges laid out against Alabama House speaker
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 39 minutes ago
himself and his companies. Hubbard's trial comes as Gov. Robert Bentley faces possible impeachment over a sexually charged scandal. State Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore is suspended and faces possible removal for allegedly violating judicial... Read more
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The Verge
Volkswagen just invested $300 million in Uber rival Gettbranch into the highly competitive ride-sharing market as it continues to deal
Volkswagen just invested $300 million in Uber rival Gett
The Verge / Posted 41 minutes ago
branch into the highly competitive ride-sharing market as it continues to deal with the fallout from the diesel emissions scandal. Gett is widely used in cities like Moscow and London, but has struggled to compete with Uber in the US, where it is... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resignsaid McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 45 minutes ago
said McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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DW
Volkswagen and US vehicle owners on target for final settlement |Tuesday that substantial progress has been made toward a deal for owners of the
Volkswagen and US vehicle owners on target for final settlement |
DW / Posted 47 minutes ago
Tuesday that substantial progress has been made toward a deal for owners of the VW cars affected by the emissions cheating scandal. Attorneys for Volkswagen and Volkswagen owners filed an agenda for Tuesday's hearing before Judge Breyer that... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign after Disney commentand faces Democratic challenger Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander. McDo
Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign after Disney comment
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 47 minutes ago
and faces Democratic challenger Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander. McDonald took office two years ago amid a scandal over chronically long wait times and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting care at the Phoenix VA... Read more
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FOX News
Will the past trump the future in 2016?he did to his Republican rivals? He’s certainly giving it his best shot. Clin
Will the past trump the future in 2016?
FOX News / Posted 50 minutes ago
he did to his Republican rivals? He’s certainly giving it his best shot. Clintonland is doing its part to help keep the scandal pot simmering, with veteran Clinton cash man turned Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffeunder investigation for his ties to... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
OL Tyler Grimsley opts to transfer from MiamiIt appears that the first domino in Baylor’s sordid sexual assault scandal is a
OL Tyler Grimsley opts to transfer from Miami
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 51 minutes ago
It appears that the first domino in Baylor’s sordid sexual assault scandal is about to tumble. Whether the biggest one, football-wise, is far behind remains to be seen. According to a report from Chip Brown of HornDigest.com, Baylor’s Board of... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
UCLA set to announce record-setting deal with Under ArmourIt appears that the first domino in Baylor’s sordid sexual assault scandal is a
UCLA set to announce record-setting deal with Under Armour
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 51 minutes ago
It appears that the first domino in Baylor’s sordid sexual assault scandal is about to tumble. Whether the biggest one, football-wise, is far behind remains to be seen. According to a report from Chip Brown of HornDigest.com, Baylor’s Board of... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resignsaid McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 56 minutes ago
said McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resignsaid McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014
Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 56 minutes ago
said McDonald's comments were especially egregious since he took office in 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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Business Insurance
Bank of America $1.27 billion U.S. mortgage penalty voidedthe Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989, a law
Bank of America $1.27 billion U.S. mortgage penalty voided
Business Insurance / Posted an hour ago
the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989, a law adopted after the 1980s savings and loan scandal targeting conduct “affecting” federally insured financial institutions. The Justice Department has relied on FIRREA... Read more
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Business Insurance
Volkswagen, U.S. make 'substantial progress' toward final dealjudge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a
Volkswagen, U.S. make 'substantial progress' toward final deal
Business Insurance / Posted an hour ago
judge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a settlement over the excess diesel emissions scandal will include "substantial compensation" for owners of 482,000 polluting vehicles that emit up to 40 times legally... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kenneth Starr could be first dismissal in Baylor's sexual assault scandalThe first domino in Baylor's sexual assault scandal appears to ready to fall. W
Kenneth Starr could be first dismissal in Baylor's sexual assault scandal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
The first domino in Baylor's sexual assault scandal appears to ready to fall. Whether it reaches the athletic department apparently will be determined later. According to a report in HornsDigest.com, Baylor's Board of Regents are expected to remove... Read more
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NJ Biz
Another poll equals more bad news for Christieaftermath of Hurricane Sandy and his lesser, but still positive marks prior to
Another poll equals more bad news for Christie
NJ Biz / Posted an hour ago
aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and his lesser, but still positive marks prior to the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal. Also similarly representing a record low, just 23 percent of voters said they are comfortable with the direction... Read more
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TechCrunch
VW invests $300M in Uber rival Gett in new ride-sharing partnershipVW also posted a loss of $1.8 billion (€-1.582 billion) in that same period, in
VW invests $300M in Uber rival Gett in new ride-sharing partnership
TechCrunch / Posted an hour ago
VW also posted a loss of $1.8 billion (€-1.582 billion) in that same period, in the wake of an emissions cheating scandal that affected 11 million vehicles, which came just on the heels of a previous scandal involving the company... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Baylor's latest sham is fooling no onenot threaten a program that has produced 32 victories in the last three seasons
Baylor's latest sham is fooling no one
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
not threaten a program that has produced 32 victories in the last three seasons under Briles, who has been mute since the scandal broke. Briles is viewed as an offensive genius. He’s also offensive to anyone who believes that football players who... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Alabama customers sue Hobby Lobby over couponis suing. A law firm in Birmingham filed a class action complaint and is deman
Alabama customers sue Hobby Lobby over coupon
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
is suing. A law firm in Birmingham filed a class action complaint and is demand Hobby Lobby pay $5 million for this coupon scandal. The store informed the customers they could not use the coupon to take an additional 40 percent off the already... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Judge says VW close to settlement with regulators over diesel emissions scandalThursday, March 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File) A federal judge ov
Judge says VW close to settlement with regulators over diesel emissions scandal
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted an hour ago
Thursday, March 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File) A federal judge overseeing lawsuits in Volkswagen's emissions scandal says the automaker and attorneys for vehicle owners are on target to meet a June deadline for a final... Read more
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Op-Ed News
History Must Not Repeat Itself: How the Democrats Could Lose the Presidency--Againwon the nomination, but lost the presidency to Richard Nixon, who would resign
History Must Not Repeat Itself: How the Democrats Could Lose the Presidency--Again
Op-Ed News / Posted an hour ago
won the nomination, but lost the presidency to Richard Nixon, who would resign six years later, enmeshed within scandal. Had hundreds of thousands of McCarthy's supporters not become disillusioned with establishment politics, and not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Volkswagen, US make 'substantial progress' toward final deal: judgejudge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a
Volkswagen, US make 'substantial progress' toward final deal: judge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
judge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a settlement over the excess diesel emissions scandal will include "substantial compensation" for owners of 482,000 polluting vehicles that emit up to 40 times legally... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Volkswagen, US make 'substantial progress' toward final deal-judgejudge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a
Volkswagen, US make 'substantial progress' toward final deal-judge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
judge said Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer also reiterated that a settlement over the excess diesel emissions scandal will include "substantial compensation" for owners of 482,000 polluting vehicles that emit up to 40 times legally... Read more
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The Tyee
Why Do So Many BC Liberal Operatives End Up in Trouble?Party staffer -- Mark Robertson -- both had faced Election Act charges along wi
Why Do So Many BC Liberal Operatives End Up in Trouble?
The Tyee / Posted an hour ago
Party staffer -- Mark Robertson -- both had faced Election Act charges along with their company over the "Quick Wins" scandal where government resources were improperly used to court ethnic community votes. Last week those earlier charges... Read more
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Fortune
Ken Starr Praises Bill Clinton as ‘the Most Gifted Politician’ of His Generationsome regret for what he called “the unpleasantness” brought up by his investiga
Ken Starr Praises Bill Clinton as ‘the Most Gifted Politician’ of His Generation
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
some regret for what he called “the unpleasantness” brought up by his investigation, which looked into the Whitewater scandal, the death of White House deputy counsel Vince Foster, the lawsuit filed against Bill Clinton by Paula Jones and his... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Top Trump Aide: Hillary Clinton Could Not Control Husband's 'Sexual Predation'following a segment on the sexual assault case against Cosby and attempted to c
Top Trump Aide: Hillary Clinton Could Not Control Husband's 'Sexual Predation'
The Huffington Post / Posted an hour ago
following a segment on the sexual assault case against Cosby and attempted to compare former President Bill Clinton's sex scandal to the allegations against the comedian. "We spent the first 17 minutes of your show talking about a person accused... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Elijah Wood clarifies comments on pedophiliaappeared in his first film when he was 8, was said to have made the comments du
Elijah Wood clarifies comments on pedophilia
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 hours ago
appeared in his first film when he was 8, was said to have made the comments during a discussion about the Jimmy Savile sex scandal in the United Kingdom. Savile, a beloved U.K. radio DJ and television star who died in 2011, is believed to have... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Elijah Wood clarifies comments on pedophiliaappeared in his first film when he was 8, was said to have made the comments du
Elijah Wood clarifies comments on pedophilia
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 hours ago
appeared in his first film when he was 8, was said to have made the comments during a discussion about the Jimmy Savile sex scandal in the United Kingdom. Savile, a beloved U.K. radio DJ and television star who died in 2011, is believed to have... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Gawker Founder Thinks a Mystery Billionaire Is Bankrolling Lawsuits to Ruin Companyand you don’t like the coverage of you, and you don’t particularly want to embr
Gawker Founder Thinks a Mystery Billionaire Is Bankrolling Lawsuits to Ruin Company
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
and you don’t like the coverage of you, and you don’t particularly want to embroil yourself any further in a public scandal, it’s a pretty smart, rational thing to fund other legal cases.” Gawker and Denton have already lost a defamation... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Rabobank faces US lawsuit over Libor interest rate 'conspiracy'others. Rabobank paid €774m in out of court settlements to head off legal acti
Rabobank faces US lawsuit over Libor interest rate 'conspiracy'
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 hours ago
others. Rabobank paid €774m in out of court settlements to head off legal action in the Netherlands and Britain over the scandal. Several former Rabobank staff members have been prosecuted in America, and the bank’s chief executive Piet Moorland... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disneyin those lines," Ryan said on Twitter. McDonald took office in July 2014 after
VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
in those lines," Ryan said on Twitter. McDonald took office in July 2014 after his predecessor was forced out amid a scandal over chronically long wait times at VA health care sites and reports that as many as 40 patients died while awaiting... Read more
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