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CBS Paid the Actress Eliza Dushku $9.5 Million to Settle Harassment Claims

The New York Times, 03:10, 14 December 2018 Friday

Ms. Dushku told investigators she was written off the hit series ‘Bull’ after enduring sexual harassment on the set. Lawyers scolded CBS for its...

Lists of
Lists of Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse Are Spilling Out Across the Country

The New York Times, 10:00, 14 December 2018 Friday

Facing aggressive investigations into sex abuse scandals, Catholic dioceses around the country are releasing their own lists of accused priests.

Liberals and
Liberals and conservatives see sexual harassment claims very differently. This explains why.

The Washington Post (Politics), 11:00, 14 December 2018 Friday

The values they consider important — their “moral foundations” — are quite different.

Power Up:
Power Up: For Trump, mounting legal investigations may pose direct problem

The Washington Post (Politics), 10:48, 14 December 2018 Friday

And there are also political implications.

Israeli troops arrest dozens in West Bank raid
Israeli troops arrest dozens in West Bank raid

ABC News (World), 10:23, 14 December 2018 Friday

Hamas official in West Bank: Israeli forces arrest dozens of Hamas activists, including lawmakers, in overnight raids

NYPD officer accidentally shot himself in the hand: police
NYPD officer accidentally shot himself in the hand: police

New York Post, 10:46, 14 December 2018 Friday

An NYPD cop accidentally shot himself in the hand in a Brooklyn police station late Thursday night, police said. The officer was inside the PSA 1...

China’s BYD further drives into Chile with 100 electric buses
China’s BYD further drives into Chile with 100 electric buses

TechCrunch, 10:42, 14 December 2018 Friday

Over the past few years, Chinese automaker giant BYD has been on a partnership spree with cities across China to electrify their public...

The Latest: Germany says Trump wrong on climate change costs
The Latest: Germany says Trump wrong on climate change costs

ABC News (Technology), 09:46, 14 December 2018 Friday

Germany says failure to curb climate change would cost the world "a lot more" than the trillions of dollars President Donald Trump's claim he's...

'Clean' Tumblr is back on Apple App Store
'Clean' Tumblr is back on Apple App Store

America News (Californiya), 08:37, 14 December 2018 Friday

California [United States], December 14 (ANI): After promising to ban all adult content on its portal, Tumblr app is now back on the Apple App...

These are the dumbest passwords of 2018
These are the dumbest passwords of 2018

America News (Californiya), 08:37, 14 December 2018 Friday

California [United States], December 14 (ANI): Some people never learn. Software company SplashData has released its annual list of the top 100...

Apple Music is shutting down Connect feature
Apple Music is shutting down Connect feature

America News (Californiya), 08:37, 14 December 2018 Friday

California [United States], December 14 (ANI): Apple Music will no longer support its Connect feature which allowed artists and fans to link to...

Genome scans could reveal roots of schizophrenia, autism
Genome scans could reveal roots of schizophrenia, autism

America News (Californiya), 09:07, 14 December 2018 Friday

PanARMENIAN.Net - More than 2000 human brains stored in tissue banks are giving up their genetic secrets. Genome scans have already revealed...

Cuomo determines L train tunnel repair is ‘vital and complicated’
Cuomo determines L train tunnel repair is ‘vital and complicated’

New York Post, 10:21, 14 December 2018 Friday

Gov. Cuomo took an early morning tour of the damaged L train tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn and determined the underpass is in bad shape....

KFC is selling a fire log that smells like their chicken
KFC is selling a fire log that smells like their chicken

New York Post, 10:09, 14 December 2018 Friday

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — If the smell of Kentucky Fried Chicken roasting on an open fire appeals to you, you’re in luck. KFC tweeted on Thursday...

Romania rejects request by Turkey to extradite journalist
Romania rejects request by Turkey to extradite journalist

ABC News (World), 09:30, 14 December 2018 Friday

A Romanian court has rejected a request by Turkey to extradite a Turkish journalist it accuses of terrorism

How the worm turned against economic development subsidies, and Amazon
How the worm turned against economic development subsidies, and Amazon

NY Daily News (America), 10:00, 14 December 2018 Friday

George Steinbrenner used to try it all the time. If the city didn't build him a new stadium, he said, he’d move the team to Jersey. It gave the...

Campustown plaza planning one focus of council meeting
Campustown plaza planning one focus of council meeting

America News (Iowa), 20:13, 13 December 2018 Thursday

The Ames City Council directed staff to get more business-owner input regarding a future Campustown plaza design at its meeting Tuesday night.

Iowa State graduation ceremonies begin Friday
Iowa State graduation ceremonies begin Friday

America News (Iowa), 04:43, 14 December 2018 Friday

More than 2,000 Iowa State graduate and undergraduate students will be involved in this weekend's commencement ceremonies.

Draft agreement emerges at UN climate talks, pitfalls remain
Draft agreement emerges at UN climate talks, pitfalls remain

ABC News (Technology), 09:40, 14 December 2018 Friday

Ministers from almost 200 countries were due to hold meetings Friday.

Strasbourg Christmas market attack suspect dead; video captures aftermath of shootout
Strasbourg Christmas market attack suspect dead; video captures aftermath of shootout

USA TODAY, 08:20, 14 December 2018 Friday

The Paris prosecutor’s office formally identified the suspect as Cherif Chekatt, 29, a Strasbourg-born man with a long history of convictions...

Michael Flynn case, Free Shipping Day, 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse': 5 things to know Friday
Michael Flynn case, Free Shipping Day, 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse': 5 things to know Friday

USA TODAY, 08:54, 14 December 2018 Friday

Players in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe enter the spotlight, Free Shipping Day and more things to start your Friday morning....

American student in the Netherlands stabbed to death
American student in the Netherlands stabbed to death

USA TODAY, 03:32, 14 December 2018 Friday

Sarah Papenheim, 21, who was attending college in the Netherlands, was stabbed to death Wednesday in Rotterdam.       

Waymo-whackers abound in Chandler, Arizona, where driverless cars are being tested
Waymo-whackers abound in Chandler, Arizona, where driverless cars are being tested

NY Daily News, 10:00, 14 December 2018 Friday

Waymo driverless cars are magnets for road rage where they’re being tested in an Arizona town, and speculation is swirling as to why. Waymo is...

Serbia warns Kosovo army will substantially worsen tensions
Serbia warns Kosovo army will substantially worsen tensions

ABC News (World), 16:24, 13 December 2018 Thursday

The Serbian president has warned that the planned forming of a Kosovo army will worsen tensions in the region