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These are the women who plan to testify against Harvey Weinstein

These are the women who plan to testify against Harvey Weinstein

Several actresses, a production assistant and a scriptwriter are expected to face Harvey Weinstein in court. At least 100 women have publicly accused the disgraced media mogul of sexual abuse but the vast majority will have no part in the trial. Jurors at a New York state court will only hear six of them. Harvey…MORE

Former Maryland cop charged with rape, attempting to infect victim with HIV

Former Maryland cop charged with rape, attempting to infect victim with HIV

A former Maryland police officer was indicted Tuesday on 11 charges, including rape and attempting to infect a woman with HIV. Martique Vanderpool, a 30-year-old who police say is HIV-positive, is accused of raping a woman after a traffic stop, when he was an officer of the Fairmount Heights Police, according to the Prince George’s…MORE

Republicans focus on insults as Democrats open their case in Trump’s Senate trial

Republicans focus on insults as Democrats open their case in Trump’s Senate trial

Detail by detail, the Democrats prosecuting the impeachment case against President Donald Trump laid out their arguments on Wednesday. They included: How Trump pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, a potential Democratic rival in 2020; How Trump held up about $400 million in US military and security aid, breaking…MORE

Trump tapes help incriminate the President at his own trial

Trump tapes help incriminate the President at his own trial

Can’t get a new witness? Call Donald J. Trump. Republicans might be blocking new testimony in the Senate trial but Democratic impeachment managers keep returning to the person who makes their case better than anyone: the President himself. Trump, of course, is not literally in the Senate chamber — though he said Wednesday he’d love…MORE

Justin Trudeau finds himself deep in doughnut drama after photo takes off online

Justin Trudeau finds himself deep in doughnut drama after photo takes off online

A photo of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at a Winnipeg-based doughnut shop has proved to be a lightning rod among pastry-enthusiastic onlookers online. The confectionery controversy began when Trudeau tweeted a photo of himself carrying boxes out of the Oh Doughnuts shop in Winnipeg. “Picked up some of Winnipeg’s best to keep us going…MORE

Investigators believe ‘Pillowcase Rapist’ possibly in custody, report says

Investigators believe ‘Pillowcase Rapist’ possibly in custody, report says

A Florida man has been arrested in a cold case 1983 rape — and law enforcement sources have told the Miami Herald that authorities believe he’s responsible for much more: a notorious string of 1980s South Florida assaults collectively known as the “Pillowcase Rapist” cases. Reacting to the Herald report about the arrest and its…MORE