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Hollywood 'fixer' Scotty Bowers dies at age 96

Scotty Bowers, a self-described Hollywood "fixer" who wrote a tell-all book about his sexual adventures, has died

Wisconsin jury awards $450,000 in Sandy Hook defamation case

A jury in Wisconsin has awarded $450,000 to the father of a boy killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting after he filed a defamation lawsuit against conspiracy theorists who claimed the massacre never happened

Bank of America hit by $2B charge, still tops…

Bank of America hit by $2 billion pretax charge, still tops profit and revenue expectations

Global shares mixed after solid earnings push…

Global shares mixed after Wall Street rally driven by healthy earnings reports from U.S. companies

12 Candidates Square Off In Ohio Democratic…

The decision to put 12 candidates on stage made it the largest primary debate in U.S. history.

Health warning lifted over fire at California oil…

Authorities have lifted shelter-in-place orders for some 12,000 people in Northern California after containment of a fire at a fuel storage facility that sent up a huge cloud of smoke

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Toxic PCBs linger in schools; EPA, lawmakers fail…

Tens of thousands of schools may be contaminated with toxic PCBs banned 40 years ago over concerns about cancer and other illnesses Yet EPA and Congress have failed to come up with plan, money to help schools assess risks

Mississippi minister accused of abusing girl 45 years ago

A former Mississippi youth minister is accused of sexually abusing a 10-year-old girl nearly 45 years ago

EU orders chipmaker Broadcom to change business…

European regulators have ordered chipmaker Broadcom to change the way it does business with key customers because it hurts competition

Musicians Hall of Fame to honor group with New…

A New Jersey-based group of former A-list session musicians that has toured together since 2012 is receiving an award

Washington Roundup: Politicians Respond To Syria…

President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria is proving unpopular on both sides of the aisle.

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Death penalty trial begins for NC inmate in prison attack

A death penalty trial has begun for the first of four North Carolina inmates accused of using scissors and hammers from a prison workshop to kill four workers and hurt eight others during a failed escape attempt

Kim rides horse on sacred peak, vows to fight US…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to surmount U.S.-led sanctions on his country in state media reports alongside evocative propaganda images of him riding a white horse on a sacred mountain

Dutch farmers protest efforts to cut emissions…

Dutch farmers are driving their tractors in slow-moving convoys across the country - to protest their treatment by the government as it seeks to rein in carbon and nitrogen emissions

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2 shipping companies plead guilty to hiding oil pollution

Two shipping companies incorporated in Liberia pleaded guilty in Delaware to presenting falsified documents to the U.S. Coast Guard to hide oil pollution from a cargo ship

London Bans All Protests Linked To Climate Group…

The Metropolitan Police Service said protesters were made aware of the new changes, but that didn't stop them from demonstrating anyway.

Lawmakers: Tech giants have given some of documents sought

Lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech say they've received part of the information they requested from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple, and expect to get the rest soon.

Hong Kong, China warn of harm to US interests in…

Hong Kong leader is expressing "frustration and disappointment and regret" over steps by the U.S. Congress to support pro-democracy protesters

US charges Turkish bank with evading sanctions…

A major Turkish bank has been criminally charged in an indictment with participating in a multibillion-dollar scheme to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran

Eurozone inflation revised down to near 3-year…

Inflation in the 19-country eurozone has fallen to its lowest rate since November 2016

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Debate rivals assail Elizabeth Warren as she joins Democrats' top rank; House Democrats not easing up on impeachment probe; Turkey defies NATO allies in Syria, as Russia steps in

Pelosi Says House Won't Hold Full Vote On…

Pelosi said: "We're not here to call bluffs. We're here to find the truth, to uphold the Constitution of the United States."

Intel to pay $5M to settle pay discrimination allegations

The U.S. Department of Labor says it has settled with chip maker Intel Corp. for $5 million over pay discrimination against female, African American and Hispanic employees

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Scrutiny of vaccine exemptions banishes some from…

Parents say that New York's crackdown on medical exemptions for student vaccines is unfairly keeping children out of school

House Democrats not easing up on their…

House Democrats are showing no signs of easing up on their fast-moving impeachment inquiry into Trump

Jury selection set to begin in landmark federal…

Jury selection is scheduled to begin in the first federal trial over the opioids epidemic