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CNET
Uber hit with lawsuit over alleged sexual assaultsalleging the ride-hailing company knowingly neglects the safety of its female c
Uber hit with lawsuit over alleged sexual assaults
CNET / Posted 4 hours ago
alleging the ride-hailing company knowingly neglects the safety of its female customers. The suit, filed Thursday in US District Court in San Francisco, claims Uber aims its marketing at young women who have been drinking but doesn't conduct... Read more
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The Register
Verizon techie sold people's call logs at $75 a head to private dickmobile records, including phone location and call logs, to a private investigat
Verizon techie sold people's call logs at $75 a head to private dick
The Register / Posted 7 hours ago
mobile records, including phone location and call logs, to a private investigator. The plea deal [PDF], filed with the US District Court in Northern Alabama, describes how Traeger, working as a network technician at the time, used Verizon's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man pleads guilty to kidnapping police initially dismissed as a hoaxmovie 'Gone Girl' and damaging the reputations of her and her boyfriend. Huski
Man pleads guilty to kidnapping police initially dismissed as a hoax
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
movie 'Gone Girl' and damaging the reputations of her and her boyfriend. Huskins and Quinn filed a defamation lawsuit in US District Court for Eastern California, in Sacramento, in March, claiming police inflicted emotional distress on them. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
R.I. mobster to plead guilty to lying about murder of former S. Boston club ownerwhose remains were found in Providence in March. Robert P. DeLuca Sr., 70, is
R.I. mobster to plead guilty to lying about murder of former S. Boston club owner
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
whose remains were found in Providence in March. Robert P. DeLuca Sr., 70, is scheduled to enter the plea on Oct. 25 in US District Court in Boston to charges of obstruction of justice and making false statements for allegedly lying to federal... Read more
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Boston Globe
BU professor meant ‘intimacy’ with studnets, not harm, lawyer saysRuske knew his actions were inappropriate, and that university employees were a
BU professor meant ‘intimacy’ with studnets, not harm, lawyer says
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Ruske knew his actions were inappropriate, and that university employees were aware of his reputation but did not act. US District Court Judge Denise Casper is expected to rule on the motion in the coming months. The women also accuse BU of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lawyer asserts that BU professor intended ‘intimacy’Ruske knew his actions were inappropriate, and that university employees were a
Lawyer asserts that BU professor intended ‘intimacy’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Ruske knew his actions were inappropriate, and that university employees were aware of his reputation but did not act. US District Court Judge Denise Casper is expected to rule on the motion in the coming months. The women also accuse BU of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Illinois man pleads guilty in celebrity nude-photo hacking scandal Edward Majerczyk, 29, pleaded guilty in US District Court in Chicago. Pictur
Illinois man pleads guilty in celebrity nude-photo hacking scandal
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Edward Majerczyk, 29, pleaded guilty in US District Court in Chicago. Picture: iStock. NEW YORK - An Illinois man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Oracle denied new trial in copyright dispute with Google over Javalaptops, thus extending the scope of the infringement beyond smartphones and ta
Oracle denied new trial in copyright dispute with Google over Java
techcentral.ie / Posted yesterday
laptops, thus extending the scope of the infringement beyond smartphones and tablets. District Judge William Alsup of the US District Court for the Northern District of California in an order on Tuesday denied Oracle’s request for a new trial,... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Alleged YouTube music ripper sued by industry for copyright infringementthem it on its servers, according to a complaint filed Monday by record compani
Alleged YouTube music ripper sued by industry for copyright infringement
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
them it on its servers, according to a complaint filed Monday by record companies including Sony Music and Warner in the US District Court for the Central District of California. The website then distributes copies of the MP3 audio files from... Read more
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International Business Times
US district court awards 30-year jail term to California man for trying to join IsisA US district court in Santa Ana on Monday (26 September) sentenced a man from
US district court awards 30-year jail term to California man for trying to join Isis
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A US district court in Santa Ana on Monday (26 September) sentenced a man from California, accused of joining and providing aid to the Islamic State (Isis), to 30 years in jail. Pronouncing the sentencing, Judge David O. Carter said the 25-year-old... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nationOn September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear ar
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nation
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
On September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear arguments over the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, which dictates carbon-cutting standards for states based on their greenhouse gas emissions. The Supreme Court... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nationOn September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear ar
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nation
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
On September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear arguments over the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, which dictates carbon-cutting standards for states based on their greenhouse gas emissions. The Supreme Court... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nationOn September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear ar
Here's how much of the US would need to be covered in wind turbines to power the nation
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
On September 27, the US District Court of Appeals in Washington DC will hear arguments over the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, which dictates carbon-cutting standards for states based on their greenhouse gas emissions. The Supreme Court... Read more
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iol.co.za
Yahoo clients sue after data breachand there’s no evidence the attacker is still in the network, Yahoo also said.
Yahoo clients sue after data breach
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
and there’s no evidence the attacker is still in the network, Yahoo also said. The case is Schwartz vs Yahoo, 5:16-cv-05456, US District Court, Northern District of California (San Jose). * With assistance from Brian Womack and Jordan R... Read more
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Brisbane Times
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipelinethis month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipeline
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
this month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at a rally protesting the pipeline outside US District Court in Washington last month. Photo: AP "Inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux's efforts to halt the Dakota... Read more
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WA Today
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipelinethis month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipeline
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
this month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at a rally protesting the pipeline outside US District Court in Washington last month. Photo: AP "Inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux's efforts to halt the Dakota... Read more
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The Age
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipelinethis month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipeline
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
this month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at a rally protesting the pipeline outside US District Court in Washington last month. Photo: AP "Inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux's efforts to halt the Dakota... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipelinethis month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipeline
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
this month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at a rally protesting the pipeline outside US District Court in Washington last month. Photo: AP "Inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux's efforts to halt the Dakota... Read more
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Canberra Times
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipelinethis month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at
With echoes of Wounded Knee, tribes unite to block North Dakota pipeline
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
this month in Washington, or on social media. Actress Susan Sarandon speaks at a rally protesting the pipeline outside US District Court in Washington last month. Photo: AP "Inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux's efforts to halt the Dakota... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s the gun industry vs. Mass. AG HealeyThe firearms industry and individual Massachusetts gun shops filed a lawsuit in
It’s the gun industry vs. Mass. AG Healey
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
The firearms industry and individual Massachusetts gun shops filed a lawsuit in US District Court Thursday against Attorney General Maura Healey, calling her crackdown on the sale of “copycat” assault weapons unconstitutional. The suit argues that... Read more
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CNET
Yahoo already hit with lawsuits over hackbiggest data breach in history. On Friday, the firms Robbins Geller Rudman & D
Yahoo already hit with lawsuits over hack
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
biggest data breach in history. On Friday, the firms Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd and Labaton Sucharow filed a suit in the US District Court in the Northern District of California. The suit, for which the firm intends to seek class action status,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 23, 2016Ebbert on the front page of today’s Globe: “The firearms industry and individua
Sept. 23, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Ebbert on the front page of today’s Globe: “The firearms industry and individual Massachusetts gun shops filed a lawsuit in US District Court Thursday against Attorney General Maura Healey, calling her crackdown on the sale of ‘copycat’ assault... Read more
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The Irish Times
US investigates ‘transnational criminal firm’ in Co Clareto requests for comment. Documents released stated that in 2002 two PacNet ent
US investigates ‘transnational criminal firm’ in Co Clare
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
to requests for comment. Documents released stated that in 2002 two PacNet entities in Ireland and Canada admitted to the US district court in Washington their use of mail to market lottery related materials in the country. It said two named... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picksJustice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picks
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
Justice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court of Appeals Chief Judge Timothy Tymkovich, US District Court Judge Amul Thapar, US District Court Judge Federico Moreno and Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert... Read more
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CNN
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picksJustice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picks
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
Justice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court of Appeals Chief Judge Timothy Tymkovich, US District Court Judge Amul Thapar, US District Court Judge Federico Moreno and Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picksJustice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court
Trump offers more potential Supreme Court picks
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
Justice Keith Blackwell, Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles Candy, US Court of Appeals Chief Judge Timothy Tymkovich, US District Court Judge Amul Thapar, US District Court Judge Federico Moreno and Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert... Read more
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CNET
Tesla takes Michigan governor, other officials to court over sales bantop officials in the state. Tesla filed its lawsuit against Governor Rick Snyd
Tesla takes Michigan governor, other officials to court over sales ban
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
top officials in the state. Tesla filed its lawsuit against Governor Rick Snyder and several other officials at the US District Court in Michigan, Reuters reports. This is an attempt to change the 2014 law that prevents Tesla from selling or... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US states sue British firm over anti-addiction drug marketingIndivior tried to keep cheaper, generic versions of an anti-addiction drug off
US states sue British firm over anti-addiction drug marketing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Indivior tried to keep cheaper, generic versions of an anti-addiction drug off the market. The complaint filed in the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania also names New Jersey's MonoSol Rx, a pharmaceutical... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s the gun industry vs. Mass. AG HealeyThe firearms industry and individual Massachusetts gun shops filed a lawsuit in
It’s the gun industry vs. Mass. AG Healey
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
The firearms industry and individual Massachusetts gun shops filed a lawsuit in US District Court Thursday against Attorney General Maura Healey that called her crackdown on the sale of “copycat” assault weapons unconstitutional. The suit argues... Read more
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CNET
Airbnb sues to block new San Francisco rental lawopen up companies such as Airbnb and VRBO to thousands of dollars in fines and
Airbnb sues to block new San Francisco rental law
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
open up companies such as Airbnb and VRBO to thousands of dollars in fines and criminal charges. In its lawsuit, filed in US District Court for Northern California, Airbnb claims the new amendment violates federal laws, including the... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Apple loses $3m after playing patent poker with MobileMediaholding company MobileMedia has won $3m from Apple because of a patent that let
Apple loses $3m after playing patent poker with MobileMedia
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 7 days ago
holding company MobileMedia has won $3m from Apple because of a patent that lets people ignore unwanted phone calls. The US District Court for the District of Delaware agreed with MobileMedia's claim that Apple had infringed on the ‘polite... Read more
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Christian Today
Magistrates can refuse to marry gay couples in North Carolina, judge rulesfailed to establish they were harmed by the law. The six plaintiffs, who inclu
Magistrates can refuse to marry gay couples in North Carolina, judge rules
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
failed to establish they were harmed by the law. The six plaintiffs, who include gay couples, argued in the suit filed in US District Court in Asheville that the legislation – Senate Bill 2 – allows magistrates and other officials performing... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NY bomb suspect may face bedside hearingis now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally
NY bomb suspect may face bedside hearing
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
is now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said on Wednesday. David Patton, head of the New York City federal public... Read more
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News.com.au
US: former Aust oil exec jailed in USto 18 months' jail in the US for duping the company out of more than $A500,000.
US: former Aust oil exec jailed in US
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
to 18 months' jail in the US for duping the company out of more than $A500,000. Dalton Hallgren, 46, appeared in the US District Court in Billings, Montana, on Wednesday after pleading guilty to two counts of wire fraud. Hallgren was also... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Groups sue to block new US OT rulesthreshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a
Groups sue to block new US OT rules
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
threshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a week. In two parallel lawsuits filed in the US district court in Sherman, Texas, the business groups and states challenged the Department of Labour's power to remove the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Three men plead guilty in connection to sex trafficking of a minorThree men, including two from Brockton, pleaded guilty in US District Court Wed
Three men plead guilty in connection to sex trafficking of a minor
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Three men, including two from Brockton, pleaded guilty in US District Court Wednesday in connection to the sex trafficking of a minor across state lines in February 2015, prosecutors said. Tyrell Gorham, 31, of Maine, was charged with one count of... Read more
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News.com.au
Did ‘New York bomber’ have help?is now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally
Did ‘New York bomber’ have help?
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
is now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said overnight. The request came as the FBI sought the public’s help to track... Read more
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Daily Record
FBI appeal for two men who 'accidentally disabled second New York bomb'for his wounds at a hospital in Newark, New Jersey, where he could formally fac
FBI appeal for two men who 'accidentally disabled second New York bomb'
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
for his wounds at a hospital in Newark, New Jersey, where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said. Federal prosecutors said Rahami injured 31 people in Manhattan's Chelsea... Read more
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News.com.au
NY bomb suspect may face bedside hearingis now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally
NY bomb suspect may face bedside hearing
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
is now receiving treatment for his wounds at a hospital where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said on Wednesday. David Patton, head of the New York City federal public... Read more
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Daily Mirror
FBI appeal for men who 'accidentally disabled second New York bomb'for his wounds at a hospital in Newark, New Jersey, where he could formally fac
FBI appeal for men who 'accidentally disabled second New York bomb'
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
for his wounds at a hospital in Newark, New Jersey, where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said. Federal prosecutors said Rahami injured 31 people in Manhattan's Chelsea... Read more
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asianage
New York bombing suspect could face hearing in hospital bedtreatment for his wounds at a Newark hospital, where he could formally face his
New York bombing suspect could face hearing in hospital bed
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
treatment for his wounds at a Newark hospital, where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said. "He has been held and questioned by federal law enforcement agents since... Read more
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News.com.au
NY bombs suspect may have bedside hearingtreatment for his wounds at a Newark hospital, where he could formally face his
NY bombs suspect may have bedside hearing
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
treatment for his wounds at a Newark hospital, where he could formally face his charges if he cannot travel to the US District Court in Manhattan, his lawyer said. "He has been held and questioned by federal law enforcement agents since... Read more
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TheBull
US states, businesses sue to block Obama overtime rulesthreshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a
US states, businesses sue to block Obama overtime rules
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
threshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a week. In two parallel lawsuits filed in the US district court in Sherman, Texas, the business groups and states challenged the Department of Labor's power to remove the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sports roundin the Sprint Cup Series. Terrance Cox and his company, Diversity Motorsports R
Sports round
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
in the Sprint Cup Series. Terrance Cox and his company, Diversity Motorsports Racing LLC, filed a lawsuit last weekend in US district court in Manhattan against NASCAR, its parent company, International Speedway Corp, and 18 teams, according to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New York bombing suspect charged with using weapons of mass destructionan American-born cleric who was a top leader for al-Qaida in Yemen, said the co
New York bombing suspect charged with using weapons of mass destruction
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
an American-born cleric who was a top leader for al-Qaida in Yemen, said the complaint, filed Tuesday night in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York. Another was filed in the US District Court for the District of New... Read more
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TheBull
S states, businesses sue to block Obama overtime rulesthreshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a
S states, businesses sue to block Obama overtime rules
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
threshold below which employees must be paid overtime after working 40 hours a week. In two parallel lawsuits filed in the US district court in Sherman, Texas, the business groups and states challenged the Department of Labor's power to remove the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Suspect wrote ‘bombs will be heard in the streets,’ authorities saywith an explosion in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood and an unexploded pressur
Suspect wrote ‘bombs will be heard in the streets,’ authorities say
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
with an explosion in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood and an unexploded pressure cooker found nearby. A complaint filed in US District Court in Manhattan contains details from Rahami’s handwritten journal, damaged from a shootout with police, and... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft sues Wisconsin man (again) for copyright infringement (again)to shut down a man once again being accused of pirating its products. The Redm
Microsoft sues Wisconsin man (again) for copyright infringement (again)
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
to shut down a man once again being accused of pirating its products. The Redmond giant has filed suit [PDF] in the US District Court in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, against Anthony Boldin for illegally selling product activation keys for its... Read more
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Boston Globe
Deposed tennis star Bob Hewitt begins prison sentenceconvicted of the crimes 18 months ago. Last October, the former Boston Lobsters
Deposed tennis star Bob Hewitt begins prison sentence
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
convicted of the crimes 18 months ago. Last October, the former Boston Lobsters star also was found civilly responsible in US District Court in Boston for raping Heather Crowe Conner, of West Newbury, when she was his 14-year-old tennis student in... Read more
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SportsFan
NASCAR hit with discrimination lawsuitin the Sprint Cup Series. Terrance Cox and his company, Diversity Motorsports
NASCAR hit with discrimination lawsuit
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
in the Sprint Cup Series. Terrance Cox and his company, Diversity Motorsports Racing, filed a lawsuit late on Friday in US district court in Manhattan against NASCAR, its parent company, International Speedway Corp, and 18 teams, according to... Read more
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