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The complaint also includes claims of sexual battery, gender violence, infliction of emotional distress and negligence. "He unequivocally and vehemently denies the allegations which are the subject of the civil complaint", the player's Sydney lawyer, Ramy Qutami, said in a statement on December 20.
  • Republicans finish tax bill, will release details later in day

    Republicans finish tax bill, will release details later in day

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    Sen. A White House spokeswoman said Saturday that Trump would meet with Vice President Mike Pence and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin as the Republican-led Congress plans to vote on its tax bill. The Estate Tax, colloquially termed the Death Tax by opponents, will be repealed after six years under the new tax reform, and the exemption will be doubled in the meantime.The GOP said that businesses and family-owned farms " will no longer have to worry about double or triple taxation from ...
  • Trump administration bans CDC from using these 7 words

    Trump administration bans CDC from using these 7 words

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    Instead of " science-based " or "evidence-based", the suggested phrase was "CDC bases its recommendations on science in consideration with community standards and wishes". "They are actually going to kill Americans if they do not stop". Analysts are reportedly prohibited from using the phrases in official documents they prepare for the 2019 budget, which is expected to be released in February.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale practice with Actual Madrid

    Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale practice with Actual Madrid

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    When asked if he planned to retire at Madrid, Ronaldo , who signed a new deal to 2021 with the club in 2016, said: "I would really like to, but things don't depend on me". The Spanish side held their advantage until the final blast of the whistle, with the celebrations kicking off in the middle of the pitch as the valiant Champions League holders are set to add yet another trophy to their burgeoning cabinet.
  • Bears Rookie TE Adam Shaheen Inactive Against Lions

    Bears Rookie TE Adam Shaheen Inactive Against Lions

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    Fans on social media were particularly irked when the Bears , facing a 4th-and-1 at midfield in the first half, opted to punt. After that, you had Marvin Jones make a circus catch by out-jumping Bears safety Eddie Jackson . Following a touchdown during Saturday's game against Chicago, multiple Lions players lined up shoulder to shoulder and busted out a flawless Rockettes-themed dance line.
  • Four dead as train collides with French school bus

    Four dead as train collides with French school bus

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    French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe , who flew to the scene of the accident Thursday night, said that authorities still don't know what led to the accident on the crossing in Millas, some 15 kilometres (9 miles) west of Perpignan, close to the border with Spain.
  • Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home

    Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home

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    Police say they responded to a call at midday at the home of the Sherman in an affluent area of Toronto. "The circumstances of their death appear suspicious and we are treating it that way", said Hopkinson, BBC reported . Toronto Mayor John Tory said in statement that he was "shocked and heartbroken" to learn of the deaths. 'Toronto Police are investigating, and I hope that investigation will be able to provide answers for all of us who are mourning this tremendous loss, ' Tory said.
  • Haley displays missile as evidence Iran violating nuclear deal

    Haley displays missile as evidence Iran violating nuclear deal

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    Ambassador to the United Nations once again today took the same line accusing the Iranian government of supplying the missile that hit Saudi Arabia on 4 November - an accusation that we categorically reject as unfounded and, at the same time, irresponsible, provocative and destructive".
  • Union Cabinet clears bill, makes triple talaq criminal offence

    Union Cabinet clears bill, makes triple talaq criminal offence

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    All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader and Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi however opposed the Bill , shooting off a seven-page letter to Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad expressing his concern that "a constitutional value as important as gender justice is being used to merely further cynical political goals".
  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies of heart attack at 65

    San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies of heart attack at 65

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    Emanuel said Lee was a trailblazer as San Francisco's first Asian American mayor and he was proud to call Lee a friend and colleague. The mayor who liked to talk about collaboration and "the San Francisco family" was setting a tone of, well, collaboration and consensus.
  • Angel Tree toys bound for local children

    Angel Tree toys bound for local children

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    Other areas in the division now at less than 30 percent of their goal include Bradford, Franklin, Greenville, New Castle, Punxsutawney and Warren. "People are giving, don't get me wrong, but it's kind of hard at this time to write a cheque for $10 000 or so because things are tight all round", she said.
  • At ICJ Pakistan rejects India's request for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

    At ICJ Pakistan rejects India's request for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

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    She added that Pakistan has assured the Indian government of the safety, security and freedom of movement of Jadhav's family. However, the ICJ on May 18, 2017, stayed the hanging after India approached it against the death sentence. It countered India's plea at ICJ seeking consular access to Jadhav, saying the provision of such an access under the Vienna Convention is only for legitimate visitors and not for spies.
  • Bannon to speak at Moore's election night rally

    Bannon to speak at Moore's election night rally

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    The seat has been held by Republican Luther Strange since February, when Jeff Sessions left the Senate to be sworn in as USA attorney general. "I couldn't vote for Roy Moore, I didn't vote for Roy Moore, but I wrote in a distinguished Republican name, and I think a lot of people could do that", Shelby said.
  • Supreme Court Won't Decide Whether Civil Rights Act Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

    Supreme Court Won't Decide Whether Civil Rights Act Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination

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    Supreme Court [official website] on Monday declined to hear [orders list, PDF] an appeal from Jameka Evans, a Georgia security guard who claims that she was harassed and ultimately forced to quit her job because she is s a lesbian. That leaves Evans with two split rulings: the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals decision, which upheld her firing, and the 7th Circuit appeals court, which ruled that the termination wasn't lawful.