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Cosby appeal to focus on other women's testimony, Quaaludes

Cosby appeal to focus on other women's testimony, Quaaludes

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Prosecutors set to defend Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction in appeals court next month say the accusations from other women are no coincidence, but "the culmination of a decades-long pattern of behaviour .
Swedish court documents give details on A$AP Rocky case

Swedish court documents give details on A$AP Rocky case

HELSINKI — Swedish authorities have released court documents in the assault case in which American rapper A$AP Rocky and two other men are charged, with prosecutors saying that the victim was punched and kicked while on the ground and attacked with a
George Takei calls migrant treatment a 'grotesque low'

George Takei calls migrant treatment a 'grotesque low'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — George Takei says U.S. migrant detention policies reached depths beyond what Japanese-Americans faced during their World War II internment.
US government will execute inmates for first time since 2003

US government will execute inmates for first time since 2003

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department said Thursday the federal government will resume executing death-row inmates for the first time since 2003, ending an informal moratorium even as the nation sees a broad shift away from capital punishment.
Ex-wife of slain former NBA player pleads guilty

Ex-wife of slain former NBA player pleads guilty

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The ex-wife of slain former NBA player Lorenzen Wright pleaded guilty Thursday to facilitation of first-degree murder in his shooting death nine years ago, a surprise development in one of Memphis, Tennessee's biggest murder cases.
Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with assault over fight in Sweden

Rapper A$AP Rocky charged with assault over fight in Sweden

STOCKHOLM — A Swedish prosecutor on Thursday charged rapper A$AP Rocky with assault over a fight in Stockholm last month, in a case that has drawn the attention of fellow recording artists as well as U.S. President Donald Trump.
Remains ID'd as those of Colorado girl missing 34 years

Remains ID'd as those of Colorado girl missing 34 years

GREELEY, Colo. — The disappearance of 12-year-old Jonelle Matthews shortly after singing "Jingle Bells" with classmates at a 1984 Christmas concert stunned this rural town in northern Colorado.
SAG Awards shift date, avoid schedule conflict with Grammys

SAG Awards shift date, avoid schedule conflict with Grammys

LOS ANGELES — The Screen Actors Guild Awards will shift a week earlier than planned and avoid airing at the same time as the Grammy Awards.
Prosecutor: More people could be charged in R. Kelly case

Prosecutor: More people could be charged in R. Kelly case

CHICAGO — More charges and more defendants could be added to the federal case against R. Kelly in Chicago that currently alleges child pornography and other crimes by the R&B singer and two associates, a prosecutor told a judge Thursday.
Cosby accuser Janice Dickinson says deal brings some justice

Cosby accuser Janice Dickinson says deal brings some justice

LOS ANGELES — Model and TV personality Janice Dickinson on Thursday called a settlement in her defamation lawsuit against the now imprisoned Bill Cosby a victory that brings a measure of justice, but in the end is only a partial help.
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