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Apple awarded $539m in US patent case against Samsung

BBC News - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:59pm
Samsung has been ordered to pay Apple damages in a long-running dispute between the tech firms.

E.U. Settles With Russia’s Gazprom Over Antitrust Charges

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:55pm
The settlement could mark the end of a long legal tangle. But countries that have long been squeezed by the energy company complained that it should have been fined.

‘Be Very Careful’: Conversation Cited to Link Qatar to Hack of G.O.P. Donor

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:55pm
A document filed Thursday in a federal court says that an exchange between two influential men amounted to an admission of Qatar’s guilt.

Was the Killer of Sweden’s Leader in 1986 Under Investigators’ Noses All This Time?

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:55pm
A new theory proposes that a man interviewed as a witness in the fatal shooting of Prime Minister Olof Palme was actually the one who pulled the trigger.

The Papers: Uncertainty as Trump cancels N Korea talks

BBC News - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:40pm
Several papers feature Donald Trump's cancellation of talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Ireland Abortion Vote Divides Families, and Gender Lines

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:33pm
Women are expected to vote in greater numbers in Friday’s referendum. But turnout among male Irish voters — who tend to consider abortion a women’s issue — may be critical.

Blast Injures at Least a Dozen in Ontario Indian Restaurant

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:31pm
Officials did not know the cause of the explosion at Bombay Bhel in Mississauga, a city just south of Toronto.

CNN’s Don Lemon annihilates Trump ‘family of grifters’: They’re abusing the Constitution for personal gain

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:28pm

The American presidency has always come with vast executive powers, but until Donald Trump much of that power has gone unused. Are we seeing a new model of the presidency where the norms that had defined the office, and the country, go out the window? CNN’s Don Lemon opened his show with an ep...

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‘Improper and it was unprecedented’: MSNBC host explains how Trump was ‘busted’ interfering in Mueller probe today

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:20pm

MSNBC’s Ari Melber argued Thursday that the attendance of President Donald Trump’s lawyer Emmet Flood at an intelligence briefing about the investigation into the Trump campaign was unequivocally a major violation. “As a matter of law and precedent,” Melber said, “what ...

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Watch: Rachel Maddow explains how Trump left Americans in ‘wanton danger’ when he dropped out of North Korean negotiations

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:12pm

After a day discussing the fallout of President Donald Trump’s abrupt decision to pull out of talks with North Korea, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow noted Thursday night something about the move that most accounts missed: It appears to have put American lives in real jeopardy. “When the pre...

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Woman Says She Was Bullied, Bound and Gagged at Work in Scotland

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 11:02pm
A fisheries inspector brought a claim of workplace harassment against the Scottish government, alleging years of racism, sexism and bullying.

Pakistan to Give Equal Rights to Millions in Tribal Areas, Ending a British Legacy

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 10:27pm
Laws dating from the colonial era have long denied people in the region basic rights and authorized the use of collective punishment against tribes or families.

Ex-White House counsel John Dean explains exactly how Trump’s so-called ‘Spygate’ conspiracy is nothing but a distraction

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 10:12pm

Former White House Counsel, John Dean tossed shade at President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani when asked about President Trump’s lasted actions. President Trump has been using the term “spygate,” and Dean said it was as if he took a page out of Giuliani’s playboo...

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‘Spygate is a lie!’ CNN panel erupts as Trump backer tries to justify president’s conspiracy theories

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 10:01pm

CNN contributor Scott Jennings tried to defend the investigation over President Donald Trump’s baseless claim that federal authorities planted a “spy” in his presidential campaign. But he received a verbal lashing from one of his fellow panelists. White House lawyer Emmet Flood mad...

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Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting With Kim Jong-un

World News (NY Times) - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:47pm
The meeting was scheduled for June 12 in Singapore, and Mr. Trump said it “will not take place.” But he later said it could still happen.

Fake black woman Rachel Dolezal now accused of welfare fraud — and the internet is roasting her hardcore

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:45pm

Rachel Dolezal, a former Washington State University instructor who was revealed to be biologically white after taking over the local branch of the NAACP, is facing welfare fraud charges. Dolezal legally changed her name to Nkechi Diallo in 2016. She maintains that she is “spiritually” b...

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Refugee crisis: The Syrians abandoning Europe

BBC News - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:35pm
These refugees have come all the way from Syria. Now they're smuggling themselves back.

Nothing in classified FBI briefings backed up Trump’s so-called ‘Spygate’ conspiracy: Democrats

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:22pm

Democratic lawmakers said on Thursday they heard nothing in classified briefings by the FBI and intelligence officials to support President Donald Trump’s unsubstantiated allegation that the agency placed a “spy” into his 2016 presidential campaign to help his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. FBI D...

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California Republican said it’s OK to not sell homes to gays — and it backfired immediately

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:18pm

U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher‘s tough re-election bid may have just gotten tougher. The 15-term California Republican who represents uber-conservative wealthy Orange County voters this week told a delegation of Realtors he supports anti-gay housing discrimination. “A person who owns their own hom...

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Tomi Lahren declares victory over protesting black NFL players: ‘We have our football back… they can go pout in the locker room!’

The Raw Story - Thu, 24 May 2018 - 9:17pm

Fox News personality Tomi Lahren has declared victory over NFL players who kneeled on the sideline to protest police brutality. In two videos posted to Twitter, the “xenophobic rage Barbie” declared victory because of the new policy requiring players to stand. “Yeah, they can still...

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