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Possible shot at freedom for lifer who stole hedge clippers

14 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

An October parole hearing has been set for a Black man sentenced to life in prison after stealing hedge clippers in a 1997 burglary, a sentence Louisiana's Supreme Court upheld...
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California court rules Amazon can be liable for defective goods sold on its marketplace

32 minutes ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

The ruling deals a major blow to Amazon, which has for years fought off product liability lawsuits.
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Longtime Illinois state senator hit with federal tax charge

46 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   4 articles

Longtime state Sen. Terry Link was charged in federal court Thursday with filing a false tax return, the latest Illinois lawmaker to face public corruption charges.
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Illinois State Sen. Terry Link charged with federal income tax evasion

Illinois State Sen. Terry Link charged with federal income tax evasion

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

Longtime Illinois State Sen. Terry Link was charged with federal income tax evasion. Link was charged Thursday, according to court documents. The filing said he failed to...
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U.S. all-male military draft ruled constitutional, overturns 2019 ruling

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

Thursday's unanimous ruling upholds a 1981 Supreme Court decision and overturns a ruling made last year.
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A California appeals court just ruled that Amazon is legally liable for defective products sold on its site by third parties

A California appeals court just ruled that Amazon is legally liable for defective products sold on its site by third parties

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

An appeals court in California ruled Thursday that Amazon is legally liable for defective products sold on its site by third parties. The court said Amazon "was pivotal in...
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Tennis-Sister Act: Serena beats Venus to reach Lexington quarter-final

2 hours ago   |   National Post

Serena Williams survived another scare to beat older sister Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday in the latest installment of their reluctant on-court sibling rivalry to reach the...
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Judge rebukes feds over statement slamming Supreme Court's DACA ruling

Judge rebukes feds over statement slamming Supreme Court's DACA ruling

2 hours ago   |   Politico

A federal judge reprimanded the Trump administration Thursday over an unusual statement a Department of Homeland Security official issued in June declaring that the Supreme...
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Epstein estate has ‘belittled' accuser for not dropping suit, lawyers claim

Epstein estate has ‘belittled' accuser for not dropping suit, lawyers claim

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

The executors of Jeffrey Epstein's estate and their attorneys have belittled one of his victims and launched a concerted effort to delay her legal case against them, her...
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Cuba Gooding Jr. in New York City court for pretrial motions in sex abuse case

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding, Jr., appeared in court - in person - in Lower Manhattan Thursday for pretrial motions in his sex abuse case, expected to start next month.
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Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

WASHINGTON - The number of laid-off workers applying for unemployment aid fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the pandemic intensified five months ago yet... Read more ...

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in. Read more ...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever'

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... Read more ...

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

The Chiefs and star tight end Travis Kelce are reportedly closing in on an extension. According to multiple reports Thursday, the five-time Pro Bowler is about to ink a... Read more ...

'Fortnite's' Epic Games learned how to evade Apple's 30% rate before it got...

'Fortnite's' Epic Games learned how to evade Apple's 30% rate before it got kicked off the App Store. Here's why developers have long been concerned by the fee

Apple just yanked the "Fortnite" app from its store after Epic Games added an in-game direct payment option for players. The new option would mean that Epic Games could skirt... Read more ...

Canadiens coach Claude Julien rushed to hospital with chest pains

Canadiens coach Claude Julien rushed to hospital with chest pains

Julien, 60, is being kept under observation at the hospital. Read more ...

Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he opposes additional funding for the U.S. Postal Service, acknowledging that his position would starve the agency of... Read more ...

Justice Department finds Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

Justice Department finds Yale discriminates against Asian, white applicants

The Department of Justice said Thursday that it has concluded Yale University illegally discriminates against Asian American and white undergraduate applicants. Following a... Read more ...