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Playboy's Dani Mathers, shared Snapchat of naked woman will face trial

Playboy's Dani Mathers, shared Snapchat of naked woman will face trial

The trial is tentatively set to begin May 26. In February, the Los Angeles City Attorney's office scoffed at Mathers' request to have her sentence deferred, stating that Mathers "does not qualify nor merit such leniency". Mathers faces a maximum of six months in jail for the crime of invasion of privacy. Ms Mathers previously attempted to avoid jail time by offering to apologise to the victim, undergo counselling, and take an anti-bullying course. Read More

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Pope acknowledges 2000-case backlog in sex abuse cases

Pope acknowledges 2000-case backlog in sex abuse cases

Pope Francis and Trump are expected to meet at the Vatican on May 24. "This isn't a problem of winners and losers", the pope said; it is about "brothers who should walk together, looking for ways to take steps forward". Francis also said he respects all decisions made by Vatican tribunals about priests accused of abuse and has never issued a pardon for a priest found guilty, known in Italian as issuing a letter of grazia . Read More

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SPOTTED: Melissa McCarthy Scoots Around NYC On A WH Podium

SPOTTED: Melissa McCarthy Scoots Around NYC On A WH Podium

McCarthy, dressed as Spicer and riding her press podium, taped a skit that will air on " Saturday Night Live " outside the CNN offices in NY. (McCarthy has since returned to do the impression twice more.) On Wednesday, the show released a teaser trailer for McCarthy's appearance as host that foregrounded her transformation into Spicer with a rendition of "I Feel Pretty". Read More

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Three students die as vehicle falls off flyover

Three students die as vehicle falls off flyover

While Ritu and Sanchit died within an hour of the accident, Rajat, who was driving the auto, succumbed to injuries at Ganga Ram Hospital in the evening. Police said Ritu and Sanchit's parents were handed over their bodies after an autopsy at the Sanjay Gandhi hospital. The police have registered a case of causing death by negligence, rash driving and causing hurt by negligent act. Read More

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Putin undecided on what melody to play for Trump

Putin undecided on what melody to play for Trump

After being filmed playing the piano while waiting for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday, Putin was asked at the news conference what he'd pick to play for a meeting with Trump. "But, there are no piano tuners in Beijing?" The Russian leader said that, although he saw Kremlin Press Secretary Dmitry Pesko filming him play, he thought the footage was for " personal consumption, for the archive ". Read More

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Terry hasn't ruled out retiring after Sunday

Terry hasn't ruled out retiring after Sunday

I'm going three-nil to Chelsea , I just think Cesc Fabregas will fly and I don't know how they'll stop him delivering. "It's not as if I like to play against Arsenal because they are a club which is in my heart and they will always be". "(Frank) Lampard probably the best goalscorer in the Premier League from midfield, (Michael) Essien one of the best box-to-box players you would see and then world class up front. Read More

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Judge Orders Uber To Return Confidential Files To Waymo

For that reason, Alsup wrote that even a limited injunction would be an unfair hardship for Uber's Lidar development. But the judge scolded Waymo for being "overbroad" in what it says are 121 trade secrets involved in the case. Federal law covers both the person who stole a trade secret and anyone who "receives, buys or possesses it, knowing the same to have been stolen", McQuade said. Read More

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US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal

US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal

We believe an ownership that can bring substantial digital resources can help and is the best path for the Sun-Times to succeed long term. Seeking to make virtue out of totally predictable and painful necessity, the parent of The Chicago Tribune is seeking to buy its longtime tabloid rival, The Chicago Sun-Times. Read More

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Moon's rise to power in S Korea causes worries, hopes abroad

In a speech at the National Assembly, Moon pledged to work for peace on the Korean Peninsula amid growing worry over the North's expanding nuclear weapons and missiles program. Moon has said the decision had been made hastily and his government should have the final say on whether to deploy it. During the call, Moon told Xi that South Korean people and companies in China "are going through many difficulties", and said he hoped Xi could "pay special attention so the restrictions and sanctions ... Read More

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Merkel says she won't tell France what to do

Edouard Philippe, a 46-year conservative lawmaker and mayor of Le Havre since 2010, will be in charge to form a government on Wednesday, Kohler said. Ms. Merkel said she and Mr. Macron had agreed to "develop anew" their bilateral relationship and that their cabinet ministers would meet shortly after the French parliamentary election in June. Read More

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QI In Focus For Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

QI In Focus For Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

AMF Pensionsforsakring AB owned about 0.10% of Marathon Petroleum Corp worth $26,605,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Marathon Oil had a negative net margin of 32.98% and a negative return on equity of 4.91%. The firm had revenue of $1.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.29 billion. Read More

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Harish Salve charged Re.1 for appearing in Jadav's case

Harish Salve charged Re.1 for appearing in Jadav's case

April 10: Pakistan Army's Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a press release informed that Jadhav had been awarded the death sentence by a military court in Pakistan. "India learnt from press reports that the death sentence was awarded to Jadhav on the basis of an alleged confession". The counsel maintained the case related to the sovereignty of Pakistan and thus did not fall in the purview of the ICJ. Read More

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Trump says wants to move quickly to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The White House has denied that Comey's firing Tuesday had anything to do with the FBI's continuing investigation into Russia's interference in the US election, including the possible role of Trump campaign aides and associates. James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press! Trump and Comey's relationship was strained early on, in part because of the president's explosive and unsubstantiated claims that Barack Obama wiretapped ... Read More

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Star Wars Day Is Today! May The Fourth Be With You

The message? " May the Fourth Be With You, Maggie". Fisher reprised her role in " Rogue One " and will be seen a final time as General Leia in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi". 2017 also marks the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars franchise as a whole. While they don't field many autograph requests, the story group represents a significant addition to the " Star Wars " hierarchy, one that speaks to Disney's grand plans for the property. Read More

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Spy Satellite, Breaks Up Lockheed-Boeing Stronghold

Monday. Last month, CEO Elon Musk said he's challenged the SpaceX team with getting a landed first stage ready for flight again in as little as 24 hours. It's all part of the company's mission to drastically reduce the cost of space travel by using rockets a couple of times. As Clark explains, heavier payloads, or those bound for higher orbits, either restrict where SpaceX can attempt a first stage landing to an ocean barge positioned downstream, or preclude a landing attempt ... Read More

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Prankster facing five years imprisonment for Eurovision mooning

Fans and journalists inside Eurovision are confirming that the flasher was not an Aussie , but was actually known Ukrainian prankster Vitalii Sediuk , who has a history of invading red carpets and accosting celebrities. The Ukrainian authorities did not see the amusing side, and have detained him for a period of 72 hours. Sedyuk had previously gained worldwide attention with stunts targeting the global entertainment elite, including trying to kiss actor Will Smith at a 2012 film ... Read More

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More Mega Stones Available for Pokemon Sun and Moon Players

More Mega Stones Available for Pokemon Sun and Moon Players

In other news, " Pokemon Sun and Moon " gamers can also get the chance to acquire a special Pokemon character. Players are also advised to immediately save their game after receiving the Mega Stones package. To get a hold of yours for free , head to the main menu of the game and hit Mystery Gift . Choose the options "Receive Gift" and "Get with Code/Password", followed by two "Yes" options to gain access to the Internet. Read More

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New South Korean president talks to China, Japan leaders

In a congratulatory phone call from Washington, Trump agreed with Moon to cooperate on the nuclear issue and invited him to visit the USA capitol, the South Korean presidential office said. The first so-called "Track 2" talks since Trump took office in January dealt with nuclear issues, regional security and bilateral matters between Washington and Pyongyang , a person familiar with the discussions told Reuters , but declined to elaborate. Read More

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The Legend of Zelda smartphone game reportedly in development

According to the report, Nintendo is looking to bring in new fans and new money with its mobile releases, hoping it will entice casual gamers to buy its hardware. Hopefully more is announced during E3 2017 next month. Considering that Zelda is one of Nintendo's biggest and best-known franchises, it's no surprise that the company would leverage the series as part of its mobile game endeavors. Read More

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