Harvey Weinstein, Accused of Sex Assault, Facing Arrest in New York

THE NEW YORK TIMES Investigators in Manhattan were preparing to arrest Harvey Weinstein as soon as Friday after an inquiry into allegations that he sexually assaulted numerous women.CreditCarlo Allegri/Reuters ByJames C. McKinley Jr., William K. Rashbaumand Benjamin Mueller May 24, 2018 Investigators in Manhattan were preparing to arrest Harvey Weinstein on Friday after a monthslong inquiry into allegations that he sexually assaulted numerous women. Mr. … Continue reading Harvey Weinstein, Accused of Sex Assault, Facing Arrest in New York

Trump cancels Singapore summit in letter to Kim Jong Un

By Jeremy Diamond, Kevin Liptak and Elise Labott, CNN Washington (CNN) – President Donald Trump will not meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month, he announced in a letter to Kim released by the White House Thursday morning, scrapping plans for what would have been a historic diplomatic summit. He said during an appearance from the Roosevelt Room the decision amounted to a … Continue reading Trump cancels Singapore summit in letter to Kim Jong Un

Police officers ‘ate cannabis on duty then called for back-up when they began hallucinating’

Vittorio Dominelli (left) has been charged after allegedly consuming cannavis edibles whilst on duty (Picture: Vittorio Dominelli / Twitter) Two Toronto police officers have been charged after the consumed cannabis edibles while they were on duty- and then called for reinforcement when they started hallucinating. Constables Vittorio Dominelli, 36, and Jamie Young, 35, were arrested on Tuesday after it was alleged they ate the drugs … Continue reading Police officers ‘ate cannabis on duty then called for back-up when they began hallucinating’

Teen on house arrest accused of killing baby sparks anger after spotted dining out

Residents of an Ohio town took to social media to express their anger after a teenage girl, who is accused of killing her newborn and is on modified house arrest, was spotted dining out at a restaurant. Brooke “Skylar” Richardson, 19, of Carlisle, is accused of killing and burying her full-term baby in May 2017, shortly after giving birth. The former cheerleader’s defense attorneys argued … Continue reading Teen on house arrest accused of killing baby sparks anger after spotted dining out

Chloe Melas: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

A CNN entertainment reporter is among eight women who have come forward to publicly accuse Oscar-winner Morgan Freeman of sexually inappropriate behavior. The allegations against Freeman were first published by CNN in a bombshell report on May 24. The alleged behavior stems from on set incidents and incidents during media-related appearances. A production assistant on Freeman’s movie, Going in Style, alleges that Freeman attempted to … Continue reading Chloe Melas: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Teen ordered to pay $36,631,687.10 after starting wildfire

Last September, a 15-year-old tossed fireworks on a hot day in the forest and inadvertently set off a massive wildfire that burned 48,000 acres in Oregon. Now he’s learned the price he must pay, and it’s incredible: a grand total of $36,631,687.10 to various entities, including the US Forest Service, reports the Hood River News. The teen’s attorney argued that the penalty amounts to cruel … Continue reading Teen ordered to pay $36,631,687.10 after starting wildfire

The Secret to Winning The Trade War

Authored by Valentin Schmid via The Epoch Times, Liberalize domestic trade to compete in international trade… In early 2018, the gloves finally came off: The United States started to punish China for its unfair trade practices and threatened allies, like Europe and Canada, for their uneven trade policies. Since then, trade has been dominating the headlines, with threats and counterthreats from the opposing sides. But … Continue reading The Secret to Winning The Trade War

Actor Morgan Freeman accused of inappropriate behavior, harassment: CNN

https://ift.tt/2LtHDjR May 24, 2018 By Gina Cherelus (Reuters) – At least eight women have accused actor Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior or harassment while working with them on film sets or at promotional events, CNN reported on Thursday. CNN said it spoke with 16 people as part of its investigation into the 80-year-old actor, some of whom also alleged inappropriate behavior by Freeman at his … Continue reading Actor Morgan Freeman accused of inappropriate behavior, harassment: CNN

Fashion Designer Convicted of Torturing 21-Year-Old Nanny and Burning Her Body

A U.K.-based fashion designer and her boyfriend have been found guilty of murdering their 21-year-old French nanny, after firefighters discovered her burnt remains in their garden in southwest London last September. Sabrina Kouider, 35, and Ouissem Medouni, 40, starved and tortured Sophie Lionnet for weeks before her death in 2017, sometimes recording her on a mobile phone, investigators testified. They then burned her emaciated body … Continue reading Fashion Designer Convicted of Torturing 21-Year-Old Nanny and Burning Her Body

Mark Zuckerbergs Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth in 2018: $72.3 Bllion Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, is worth $72.3 billion, according to Forbes. He was the youngest self-made billionaire in history when Facebook went public when he was 23-years-old, and since then he’s ranked highly on many lists. He wasnumber 13 on Forbes 2018 Most Powerful People list, number five on the 2018 World’s Billionaires List, … Continue reading Mark Zuckerbergs Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Man facing charges for Overland Park shooting that left man in his 20s in critical condition

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A man is now facing charges for a shooting that left a person in critical condition in Overland Park last week. Isaac Vano Prosecutors charged Isaac Vano with aggravated battery and aggravated assault in connection with the shooting that happened Tuesday, May 15 near 117th and Hardy around 8:40 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a man in his 20s down … Continue reading Man facing charges for Overland Park shooting that left man in his 20s in critical condition

Morgan Freeman responds to allegations of sexual harassment: ‘I apologise to anyone who felt disrespected’

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Stewart Cook/WWD/REX/Shutterstock (9327715hj) Morgan Freeman 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, Arrivals, Los Angeles, USA – 21 Jan 2018 Morgan Freeman has responded to allegations of sexual harassment, after multiple women came forward claiming inappropriate behaviour. In a statement released by his publicist on Thursday afternoon, Morgan apologised to anyone who ‘felt uncomfortable or disrespected’ by him. He said: ‘Anyone who … Continue reading Morgan Freeman responds to allegations of sexual harassment: ‘I apologise to anyone who felt disrespected’

Car engulfed in fireball after going up in flames in plush Aberdeenshire hotel car park

A CAR burst into flames near a hotel in Aberdeen. Emergency services raced to the scene where the vehicle was found ablaze near Kingswells. The car was completely engulfed in flamesFubar News Emergency services raced to the flamesFubar News The fire was reported at around 9.56am this morning. And the snaps posted on social media prompted locals into discussion. One said: “Yikes , hope everyone’s … Continue reading Car engulfed in fireball after going up in flames in plush Aberdeenshire hotel car park

Police seize more than 30,000 heroin bags; 4 arrested

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Officials say more than 30,000 bags of raw heroinhave been seized in Massachusetts and four men have been arrested for drug trafficking. The Hampden District attorney’s office says officials learned a large shipment coming to the area. Massachusetts State Police witnessed a drug transaction at a self-storage facility in Chicopee and stopped four people on Interstate 391 Tuesday. Forty-one-year-old Fidel Gil, of … Continue reading Police seize more than 30,000 heroin bags; 4 arrested

DOJ Launches Criminal Probe Into Bitcoin Price Manipulation

After months of the SEC and the CFTC pursuing civil cases against individual initial coin offerings that had scammed investors out of millions, it looks like the Department of Justice is now ready to take the government’s crackdown against bitcoin to the next level by chasing down allegations of market manipulation in bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies. According to Bloomberg, the DOJ has opened a … Continue reading DOJ Launches Criminal Probe Into Bitcoin Price Manipulation

Jose Mourinho ready to sanction £79m offer to sign Brazil winger Douglas Costa

Douglas Costa impressed for Serie A champions Juventus this season (Picture: Getty) Manchester United have indicated they are prepared to pay the £79million required to sign Douglas Costa from Bayern Munich, according to reports. Brazil international Costa signed for Bayern in 2015 but spent the entire 2017-18 campaign at Italian giants Juventus, where he scored seven goals and made 13 assists. In order to secure … Continue reading Jose Mourinho ready to sanction £79m offer to sign Brazil winger Douglas Costa

Montana bear researcher working ‘dream job’ mauled by grizzly, walked 2 miles with fractured skull

A government wildlife worker who recently landed her dream job researching grizzly bears in a Montana mountain range is recovering from a bear attack that left her with a fractured skull and other serious injuries. Amber Kornak, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seasonal field assistant, is recovering after suffering two skull fractures and severe cuts to her head, neck and back. The 28-year-old was … Continue reading Montana bear researcher working ‘dream job’ mauled by grizzly, walked 2 miles with fractured skull

Journalists Watch as North Korea Blows up Tunnels at Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site

Watch Video North Korea appeared to destroy at least three nuclear tunnels, observation buildings, a metal foundry and living quarters at its Punggye-ri nuclear test site on Thursday, in a process observed by invited international journalists. A CNN crew at the remote mountain site in the country’s north witnessed explosions at nuclear tunnels 2, 3 and 4, from observation decks about 500 meters away. They … Continue reading Journalists Watch as North Korea Blows up Tunnels at Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site

Campaigners and TV stars strip off in Soho to promote body positivity

(Picture: Jonathan Donovan) All bodies are beach bodies. And a group of body positive campaigners have come together to remind us of that fact. Women of all shapes and sizes including blogger Natalie Lee and Stonewall Young Campaigner of the Year, Ellen Jones, marched through Soho in their bikinis yesterday to show that everyone, regardless of size or weight, should feel confident whatever they’re wearing. … Continue reading Campaigners and TV stars strip off in Soho to promote body positivity