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Michael Jackson’s estate and former manager settle lawsuit

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit between a former manager of Michael Jackson and his estate. The settlement announced Thursday with Tohme Tohme (TOH’-mae TOH’-mae) ends one of the last remaining legal fights involving Jackson’s estate and comes just short of the 10th anniversary of the pop superstar’s […]
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North Carolina GOP Looks To Ram Through Anti-Abortion Law

North Carolina state Rep. Sydney Batch (D) had planned to take off work this week as she recovered from a recent mastectomy procedure to treat her breast cancer. Instead, she spent it at the statehouse, making sure Republicans couldn’t come up with enough votes to pass new abortion-related restrictions into law. North Carolina Republicans have been pushing to pass a “born alive” bill that would make it illegal for doctors not to help babies that somehow survived abortions. They’re just a handf...
Tags: News, Senate, Democrats, Gop, House, Abortion, Dc, Jackson, North Carolina, Batch, Pat Mccrory, U S Senate, Cooper, Moore, Darren Jackson, Roy Cooper


UF loses LB Johnson to Pitt; Jackson enters portal

LB Kylan Johnson, who started nine games for Florida, has joined Pitt as a grad transfer, while the Gators' Rayshad Jackson has entered the NCAA transfer portal.
Tags: Florida, Football, Ncaa, Jackson, Johnson, Pitt, UF, Kylan Johnson, Rayshad Jackson


Mississippi leaders: Lawmaker should resign if he hit wife

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s governor and two other top Republicans say a state lawmaker should resign if he punched his wife. Second-term Republican Rep. Doug McLeod of Lucedale was arrested last weekend and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence. George County sheriff’s deputies say McLeod bloodied his wife’s nose after she didn’t undress quickly enough […]
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Mississippi police officer charged in woman’s killing

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A north Mississippi police officer is charged with murder in the death of a woman that he was romantically involved with. Oxford Police Officer Matthew Kinne has been charged with murder by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, according to a court order signed Tuesday by Lafayette County Circuit Judge Andrew Howorth. […]
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Source: Titans CB Jackson pays for teen's burial

Titans cornerback Adoree' Jackson and his business partner paid for the burial expenses of eighth-grade football player Jaylon McKenzie, a source close to Jackson's family said.
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Louisiana senate passes anti-abortion bill in latest attack on women's rights

Amendment, which would change state constitution to say Louisianans have no right to abortions, set to go before votersPro-choice campaigners in Texas on Tuesday. Critics called the bill’s passage ‘shameful’ and noted it did not make exceptions for victims of race or incest. Photograph: Eric Gay/APThe Louisiana senate approved a state constitutional amendment on Tuesday declaring that citizens have no constitutional right to abortions. The move is the latest salvo in a broader assault against re...
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Louisiana senate passes anti-abortion bill in latest attack on women's rights

Amendment, which would change state constitution to say Louisianans have no right to abortions, set to go before voters Pro-choice campaigners in Texas on Tuesday. Critics called the bill’s passage ‘shameful’ and noted it did not make exceptions for victims of race or incest. Photograph: Eric Gay/AP The Louisiana senate approved a state constitutional amendment on Tuesday declaring that citizens have no constitutional right to abortions. The move is the latest salvo in a broader assault again...
Tags: Texas, News, Mississippi, US, Alabama, Georgia, House, Louisiana, Jackson, Smith, Center For Reproductive Rights, Wade, John Bel Edwards, Edwards, state Senate, Roe


U.S. Judge Says Mississippi Abortion Law ‘Smacks of Defiance’

(JACKSON, Miss.) — A federal judge indicated Tuesday that he is likely to block a Mississippi law that will ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. The new law puts a cutoff point for abortion at about six weeks, when many women may not yet know they’re pregnant. U.S. District Judge Carlton…
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Mississippi spent $1.5M on Weight Watchers for teachers

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers were giving Weight Watchers $1.5 million for a teacher voucher program that never appeared in any education funding bills or state contracts, and kept the money flowing for years even though relatively few teachers were using it. The Clarion Ledger uncovered the payments while investigating how state legislators funnel […]
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Game of Thrones Writer Bryan Cogman Joins Amazon’s Lord of the Rings

Game of Thrones writer Bryan Cogman joins Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Former Emmy-winning Game of Thrones writer and co-executive producer Bryan Cogman has joined Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series as a consultant, Variety has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeM...
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A History of Land Art in the American West, Part III

Source: The Center for Land Use Interpretation. As installation begins at the Texas site for Long Now’s monumental 10,000 Year Clock, it’s worth taking a step back to examine the Clock’s larger artistic context and its place in the history of Land Art in the American West. Long Now’s staff and many of the individuals working on the project and serving on our board have drawn inspiration for the 10,000 Year Clock, and its placement in the remote landscape of West Texas, from these Land A...
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Mississippi 6-week abortion ban heads to federal court

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge who struck down Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier. The law would prohibit most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, at about six weeks, when many women may not know they’re pregnant. Republican […]
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Jury awards $3M to black strippers in discrimination case

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi jury has awarded a total of more than $3 million to five African American strippers after a federal judge found the women worked under worse conditions than their white colleagues. U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate ruled in the discrimination case last year. After a trial that lasted nearly […]
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JJ Suspenders Giveaway

I remember growing up how my grandpa always used to wear suspenders. Now whenever I see a male wearing suspenders it brings back great memories! I was recently introduced to a great company called JJ Suspenders. JJ Suspenders are designed in North America and each pair is handmade to provide the perfect look and fit. Taxes are included in all our prices, so what you see is what you pay. It started in 2014 when founders Jackson and Josh were shopping for suspenders to...
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Ole Miss professor slammed over political tweet gets tenure

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A University of Mississippi sociology professor criticized for encouraging “acts of aggression” against Republican politicians was granted tenure by a divided College Board on Thursday. Trustees approved the promotion of Professor James Michael Thomas after pulling only his name from a list of 76 routine tenure approvals and debating his case […]
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Michael Jackson's sons started a YouTube channel

Bigi and Prince Jackson have teamed up to start a movie review channel.
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See Michael Jackson's sons in new video

Bigi and Prince Jackson have teamed up to start a movie review channel.
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Michael Jackson's sons launch YouTube movie review show

Fresh off of graduating from college, Prince Jackson has joined his brother in launching a YouTube show.
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Den of Thieves: Pantera Being Financed by New Studio

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Den of Thieves: Pantera being financed by new studio The heist movie Den of Thieves is officially getting a sequel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the followup to the 2018 film will see Gerard Butler and O’Shea Jackson reprising their roles, with director Christian Gudegast also returning to helm the project. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will also return, but in some sort of production capacity. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptS...
Tags: Movies, Los Angeles, Jackson, Gerard Butler, Pantera, Curtis, Pablo Schreiber, Federal Reserve Bank, Brian Van Holt, Movie News, Christian Gudegast, Paul Scheuring, O'Shea Jackson, Den of Thieves, MAURICE COMPTE, Tucker Tooley Entertainment


Stephen Colbert does upfronts humor, and the White House tackles Facebook and Twitter: Thursday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device; sign up here. It’s the fourth day of the TV upfronts, with TV networks pitching their shows to advertisers; everyone’s probably a bit bleary-eyed this morning, so let’s start with a joke. At CBS’s event, Stephen Colbert said the reason the network has been No. 1 for 11 seasons is because “there are a lot of old people who d...
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Single mother raises $8,000 through crowdfunding campaign for coveted Nasa internship

“People think I am, like, some valedictorian,” India Jackson said with a laugh Wednesday. “No, I’m not. I am just driven and ambitious.”This summer, Ms Jackson, 32, is headed to the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston, where she will be an intern at NASA, researching solar flares and their effect on astronauts. But that’s not the most interesting part of the story.She is a single mother who is getting her doctorate in physics at Georgia State University in Atlanta. And to cover the costs o...
Tags: Science, Atlanta, Nasa, International Space Station, Mars, Houston, Jackson, Georgia State University, Boys Girls Club, Decatur Georgia, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Greater Houston, Dasha Fuller, Jewel Henry, Fernbank Science Center


Jackson plays for record 14th team, Blue Jays lose to Giants

Edwin Jackson became the first player in major league history to play for 14 teams when he made his Toronto Blue Jays debut and pitched five innings in a 4-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants            [Author: AP]
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Jackson suits up for record 14th team, Jays lose to Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Edwin Jackson became the first player in major league history to play for 14 teams when he made his Toronto Blue Jays debut and pitched five innings Wednesday in a 4-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants. The 35-year-old right-hander allowed three runs — two earned — and six hits in […]
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Jays RHP Jackson plays for record 14th team

Edwin Jackson became the first player in major league history to play for 14 teams when he made his Toronto Blue Jays debut and pitched five innings Wednesday in a 4-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants.
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As more Californians borrow at triple-digit interest rates, will the state crack down on ‘predatory lending’?

By Ben Christopher, CALmatters Elishia Benson already knew the havoc a high-interest rate loan could wreak on a bank account. She had borrowed before, including from payday lenders, which legally can offer a maximum of only $255. But four years ago, she felt out of options. A self-described “autism” mom in Chula Vista, she didn’t have a job. What she did have: lots of debt, plus rent, car payments and utility bills. So she went online and found Wilshire Consumer Credit — a company willing to giv...
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She Couldn’t Afford to Take a NASA Internship. Internet Strangers Stepped In.

India Jackson, a doctoral student in physics, landed a coveted NASA internship in Houston. Within 24 hours, a GoFundMe campaign raised enough money to make it possible.
Tags: News, Nasa, Houston, Jackson, Mathematics, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Space and Astronomy


Actor Who Choked Paris Jackson Dead After Jumping Off Bridge, Leaves Instagram Note Apologizing to Trump & Jesus

The actor who allegedly choked Paris Jackson last year and accused Seth Green and Steven Spielberg of pedophilia has tragically jumped to his death.Isaac Kappy died by suicide after jumping off a bridge in Bellemont, Arizona and onto Interstate 40 on May 13th. Upon jumping, he was hit by a Ford pick-up truck. He was 42.Two teen passersby pulled over and attempted to physically restrain Kappy from jumping, but were unable to do so. No one else was hurt in the incident.The Arizona Department of Pu...
Tags: Celebs, Suicide, Green, Ford, Paris, Pop Culture, Jazz, Jesus, Jackson, Steven Spielberg, Trump, Judas Iscariot, Judas, Seth Green, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Paris Jackson


Jackson takes mound for 14th team, sets record

New Blue Jays pitcher Edwin Jackson appeared in a game for his 14th major league team Wednesday, breaking a record that he had shared with Octavio Dotel.
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Blue Jays' Edwin Jackson makes history by playing for 14th team

The Athletics traded Jackson to Toronto last week, and the 35-year-old made his Blue Jays debut Wednesday in San Francisco.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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