College admissions scandal: Lori Loughlin among 16 parents facing additional charges

Actress Lori Loughlin was among the 16 parents who were indicted in the college admissions scandal on Tuesday.
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Mitchell scores 46, Jazz beat Nuggets 118-108

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell matched his career high with 46 points as the Utah Jazz beat the Denver Nuggets 118-108 on Tuesday night. Rudy Gobert had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Derrick Favors scored 16 points and Joe Ingles added 10 points and 13 assists as Utah won its last eight regular-season […]
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Dirk Nowitzki announces retirement from NBA after 21 seasons with Dallas Mavericks

Dirk Nowitzki officially announced he will be retiring from the NBA, bringing an end to his record 21-season run with the Dallas Mavericks.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Marco Gonzales goes to 4-0 as Mariners double up Kansas City, improve to 11-2

Gonzales pitches into the seventh inning and Seattle has now hit home runs in all 13 games, one off the major-league record to start the season.
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Altuve homers, Springer helps Astros rally past Yankees 6-3

HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve hit his 100th homer and George Springer’s two-run double in the eighth inning helped the Houston Astros to their third straight comeback win, 6-3 over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night. Houston has won five in a row overall to improve to 7-5. The Astros trailed by one when […]
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German Woman Goes on Trial in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Held as ISIS Slave

In one of the highest-profile cases against a female ISIS member, German prosecutors accused the defendant and her husband of holding a 5-year-old Yazidi girl as a slave and letting her die of thirst.
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Man confesses to 1993 killing in TV interview

A California man was arrested in connection to a 1993 killing after making a confession.
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Can Kobe Bryant save the Lakers? Derek Carr really wants it to happen

Can Kobe Bryant save the Lakers? Derek Carr really wants it to happen originally appeared on The Lakers are a mess, and there's one guy Derek Carr wants to come save the day. Kobe Bean Bryant.
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‘Missing Link’ Tops Studios’ TV Ad Spending

In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by the TV advertising attention analytics company, Annapurna Pictures claims the top spot in spending with “Missing Link.” Ads placed for the animated film had an estimated media value of $7.28 million through Sunday for 1,743 national ad airings on 42 networks. (Spend […]
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Meghan Markle's baby 'will become dual-US citizen and be liable for taxes'

The new royal arrival will become an American citizen because of mum Meghan's place of birth [Author: Toby Meyjes]
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Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry thinks Anthony Davis 'got some bad advice'

Anthony Davis didn't play on Monday night in the New Orleans Pelicans' 112-103 loss to the Golden State Warriors, missing his seventh-straight game due to back spasms. Many expected Davis to land with the Los Angeles Lakers before the trade deadline this season, too — a saga that was played out publicly for weeks, if not months. Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry praised Davis after the game on Tuesday night, but he made it clear he wasn't happy with how the situation played out — especi...
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A N.Y. Firefighter Went to Serve in Afghanistan. He Was Killed by a Roadside Bomb.

Christopher Slutman, who was a staff sergeant in the Marines, was also a decorated 15-year veteran of the New York City Fire Department.
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Shaq calls on Lakers to hire another team legend to replace Magic Johnson

Just minutes after Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson stepped down as president of basketball operations, Shaquille O'Neal called on the team to replace him with another legend. Reacting to the news on “NBA on TNT,” for which he is a commentator, O'Neal called on the Lakers to hire Jerry West to replace Johnson. “There's a gentleman across the hall, who is a born Laker.
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Catholic bishop charged with raping nun in India

Police in India have charged a Catholic bishop with raping a nun, following months of protests and allegations of a coverup.
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Every First-Round Matchup of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Ranked

While some series have the promise of a seven-game thriller, others seem a bit more lopsided from the get-go.
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Chris Bowen calls Coalition tax cuts 'fiscal recklessness on unprecedented scale' – politics live

Shadow treasurer tells National Press Club Labor has responsibility to fix ‘our broken politics’, foreseeing election in ‘38 days’ time’. All the day’s events, live 4.35am BST What keeps him up at night? And will he admit when he gets it wrong?I would like to think so, yeah. I think the Australian people don’t expect politicians to be superheroes. They expect them to be fallible, to try our best, to work very hard, to put our best policies and ideas forward and we will make errors from time ...
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LEADING OFF: Merrifield on Royal run, Harper vs Nats again

LEADING OFF: Whit Merrifield on Royal run, Yu Darvish tries to find it, Bryce Harper faces Nats again, Trevor Bauer dominant early            [Author: AP]
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Molina, Goldschmidt power Cardinals past Dodgers 4-0

Yadier Molina, Paul Goldschmidt lead the way as St. Louis Cardinals beat Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0            [Author: AP]
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After Tight Race, Netanyahu Appears Poised to Form Israel’s Next Government

With most of the votes counted, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looked much likelier than his chief rival, Benny Gantz, to be able to form a governing coalition.
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British Virgin Islands: Economic Substance Legislation - Morgan & Morgan

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) has passed legislation requiring certain legal entities carrying on relevant activities to demonstrate adequate economic substance in the BVI.
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Canada: Privacy v Transparency: The Battle Rages On - O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP

IN THE PAST few years, government initiatives to ensure greater transparency in order to combat money laundering, the financing of terrorist activity and tax evasion have been prolific.
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Trump Campaign Video That Used ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Score Removed After Warner Bros. Takes Legal Action

UPDATED: President Trump’s latest 2020 campaign video was removed from Twitter Tuesday night after Warner Brothers Pictures requested it be taken down due to the use of music from “The Dark Knight Rises'” score in the clip. “The use of Warner Bros.’ score from ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ in the campaign video was unauthorized,” a […]
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Warner Bros. Taking Legal Action After Trump Campaign Video Uses ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Score

Warner Brothers Pictures will file a copyright infringement suit against the White House, the studio has confirmed, after President Donald Trump used music from “The Dark Knight Rises'” score for his latest 2020 campaign video. “The use of Warner Bros.’ score from ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ in the campaign video was unauthorized,” a Warner Brothers […]
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Canada: Cannabis Trademark Licensing And The Accidental Franchise - Siskinds LLP

Licensed producers and other cannabis companies are licensing their trademarks to successful applicants for Ontario cannabis retail licenses.
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Airbnb Reverses Policy Banning Listings in Israeli Settlements in West Bank

Last year, the company said it would remove about 200 listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank. Now, it’s changing course.
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Fear stalks Kashmir, one of the most militarized frontiers on the planet

If it wasn't for the military installations that dot the mountain passes, the endless coils of barbed wire, or the armed soldiers around every corner, this small border town in Indian controlled Kashmir might be mistaken for a tranquil mountain paradise.
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Turkey: Work Permit Applications For Foreigners In Turkey - ASY Legal

Turkey has a rather strict policy regarding foreign employment where the application procedures are tied to numerous criteria.
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'Jeopardy!' contestant sets a new record

"Jeopardy!" has a new winner, and he just won big time.
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'Jeopardy!' contestant sets a new record with $110,914 win

"Jeopardy!" has a new winner, and he just won big time.
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'Jeopardy!' contestant sets a new record with $110k win

"Jeopardy!" contestant James Holzhauer, a 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas, won Tuesday's episode with a total of $110,914, breaking the record for single-day cash winnings.
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