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Former Sheriff Tyrone Lewis and his staff members were not in the presence of strippers, an amended suit clarifies.              
Besides bank stocks, Herbalife rose after the investor Carl Icahn, the company’s largest shareholder, said late Friday that he had raised his stake.
The former host, Andrea Tantaros, “is not a victim; she is an opportunist,” the network said in a motion filed in New York State Supreme Court.
Critics are still not mollified after the pharmaceutical maker introduced a generic competitor to its own branded product, EpiPen, at half the price.
NAIROBI. — Trade, not aid, should drive Japan-Africa relations, Ghana President John Dramani Mahama has stated. While showing appreciation for Japan’s generosity in standing behind Africa at a time ot
Business Reporter A FORENSIC audit into Fidelity Life Assurance’s financials been completed, group chairman Mr Fungai Ruwende has said. Speaking to the Herald Business on the sidelines of the group’s
Business Reporter FARMERS have delivered 19 million kilograms of cotton since the start of the selling season, the Agriculture and Marketing Authority has said in its latest commodity bulletin. Seed c
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Former Fox co-host, claiming sexual harassment, proposes polygraphs for herself as well.
Elinor Evans, a Rice University architecture professor emerita, died Sunday of respiratory failure at her home in Bayou Manor. In 2014, Moody Gallery presented a centennary show of her art, includin
Actress Eva Longoria knows what it's like to be on the go. So she wanted her exclusive collection at The Limited to be a "work-to-wine" collection for the woman on the go. The complete collection ran
After rescuers located the woman under water Sunday, medics pronounced her afternoon at Harborview Medical Center, police said.
KYOTO (Reuters) - For generations, artisans and merchants in Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto lived in thousands of traditional "machiya" townhouses that are steadily disappearing or falling into...
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While at a Facebook 'town hall' event in Rome, he told an audience 'I'm making progress - I hope to have a demo next month.'
Governor Charles Baker signed a bill enlisting a task force to study the possible effects of a switch to Atlantic Standard Time, which would provide an extra hour of light between November and March
Justin Schmidt, from the University of Arizona, was stung 1,000 times by 83 insect species to measure toxicity and pain of each. He said the warrior wasp's sting like being in the flow of an active
The Google Chrome team has just announced that the latest version of the Chrome browser comes with support for Google Cast, the technology that enables users to cast content from their smartphones, t
Despite rolling out the largest update for “No Man’s Sky” over the weekend, refund requests continue to pour in that Steam has finally decided to strictly impose its standard refund policy on players
Jefferson Graham previews the features expected on the next edition of the iPhone on #Talking Tech             
His at-home AI project responds only to Zuck's voice - much to wife Priscilla Chan's chagrin, he says.             
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Two hospitals that treated more than 50 people who were wounded in June at Pulse could end up donating more than $5.5 million in aid.
Almost a third of patients in England and Wales are being given the wrong initial diagnosis after a heart attack - with women having a far higher chance of being affected, a study suggests.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Hess on Monday said it was securing its U.S. Gulf of Mexico facilities and evacuating non-essential personnel as a precaution ahead of Tropical Depression Nine.
Limited fogging operations to be carried out on Wednesday, Aug. 31 in central, southern parts of city
The new research by Stony Brook University confirms the connection between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and degenerative brain diseases like Alzheimer's and dementia.
There's no doubt that the healthiest way to hydrate is by drinking water, but if you want something with a bit extra what’s the healthiest choice? Here dietitian Sian Porter chooses five of the best
The Working Group on the 'Anthropocene' (AWG) will provide its summary of evidence and its provisional recommendations on a potential new geological time interval.
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When Gene Wilder was considering taking the role of the delightfully demented title character in 1971’s “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” legend has it that his sticking point was the manne
Another super-wealthy investor came out the other day in favor of killing the notorious carried interest tax loophole. The latest public-spirited one-percenter is Alan Patricof, a pioneering ventu
California wildlife officials are offering a $10,000 reward to find whoever is responsible for fatally shooting three Southern sea otters along the Central Coast over the last month. The two juven
Fashion entrepreneur Charlie Chanaratsopon has a new accessory: a multimillion-dollar home on the Westside. The founder and chief executive of Houston-based accessories retailer Charming Charlie r
Joe Hicks, a Los Angeles-based community activist whose views as a black conservative were solicited often in the media, died Sunday at Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica following post-su
Campaign 2016 updates: Clinton aide Huma Abedin to separate from Anthony Weiner after his sexting Aug. 29, 2016, 4:10 p.m. Abedin announced the end of her marriage after new sexually charged photo
A teaching assistant with the Los Angeles Unified School District has been charged with smuggling heroin and cellphones to an inmate on San Quentin’s death row.  Teri Orina Nichols, 47, was charge
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UFC veteran Carlos Condit pondered retirement after he was submitted by Demian Maia in just 1:52 in the main event of UFC on Fox 21 on Saturday night in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Voted captains by their fellow Wolverines, both say they’re ready for task as season approaches             
McKeachie competed at an elite level for decades, winning seven world championships while also coaching hundreds of others             
The Lions announced their first round of roster cuts, including TE Matt Mulligan and WR Quinshad Davis.             
Michael Geiger’s 2015 season was a forgettable one, but Michigan State's kicker is healthy heading into his senior year.             
Lions TE had that sinking, 'oh, no' feeling when he pulled up lame during the Ford Field practice             
7:10 p.m., FSD, 97.1 FM: It's Shields-Boyd to open up this AL Central showdown at Comerica Park             
The Rams cut 14 players Monday to reduce their roster ahead of Tuesday’s 75-man roster deadline.  L.A. has until 1 p.m. Tuesday to finalize its 75-man roster ahead of  its last exhibition game, ag
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From 'Willy Wonka' to 'Stir Crazy': Remembering Gene Wilder through his five greatest performances

When Gene Wilder was considering taking the role of the delightfully demented title character in 1971’s “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” legend has it that his sticking point was the manne
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Why the rich are happy to give up the carried interest loophole: They get to keep a bigger loophole

Another super-wealthy investor came out the other day in favor of killing the notorious carried interest tax loophole. The latest public-spirited one-percenter is Alan Patricof, a pioneering ventu
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Three sea otters that washed up on California's Central Coast were fatally shot

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Charming Charlie founder buys in Bel-Air

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Joe Hicks dies at 75; prominent black conservative

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U.S. reaches refugee milestone amid campaign debate

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L.A. school employee charged with smuggling heroin and cellphones to San Quentin death row inmate

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Clinton on debating Trump: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything'

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New mandatory prison sentence bill inspired by Stanford sexual assault heads to governor's desk

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Hurricane watch issued as storm nears Hawaii’s Big Island

HONOLULU (AP) — The Central Pacific Hurricane Center has issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii as Hurricane Madeline closes in on the island. Forecaster Derek Wroe says the storm shou
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Airport scare hard to avoid with cascade of false reports

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Party in London at the 2016 Notting Hill Carnival [Photos]

Photos from the Notting Hill Carnival in London.
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Legoland: First responders deal set for September

First responders can get a day of free admission to Legoland Florida during September. 

To receive the tickets, eligible personnel must present their employee ID or professional organization

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The Latest: Investigators focus on 911 call before LAX panic

LOS ANGELES - The Latest on false reports of a shooter that led to evacuations at Los Angeles airport (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Investigators at Los Angeles International Airport are focusing on
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Cruise News: Terrorism has some travelers reconsidering European river cruises

If you're heading to Europe for a river cruise, you probably are wondering whether you’ll be safe. Should you worry about terrorism? 

Even if you're not jittery about the trip, your frie

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Police detain man dressed as Zorro just before airport panic

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The Latest: Man in black detained before LAX airport panic

LOS ANGELES - The Latest on false reports of a shooter that led to evacuations at Los Angeles airport (all times local): 9:40 a.m. Los Angeles airport officials say a false report of gunshots that s
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The Latest: Utah lake closed for firefighters to tap water

SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local): 10:55 a.m. U.S. Forest Service officials have closed a northern Utah reservoir to boats so helicopters can scoop up wa
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