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  • How Long Do You Have to File a Police Report for Domestic Violence?


    A victim of domestic violence should generally try to involve law enforcement at the earliest possible time after an incident, assuming police didn't arrive during the incident. The sooner a victim can file a police report, the higher the likelihood that police will investigate, which increases the chances of......

  • Third Woman Accuses Roman Polanski of Sexual Assault


    The endless legal saga of Roman Polanski rages on, this time with another accuser saying the she was also 'victimized' by the filmmaker in 1973 when she was just 16 years old. The 59-year-old woman, who gave only the name Robin, said she was forced to come forward after Samantha......

  • Can You Bring a Comfort Dog With You to Court?


    In this hurly-burly, topsy-turvy, crazy messed up world we live in, there's something that we can all agree on. Dogs are good. They catch abusive babysitters. They win Supreme Court cases. Even when they're bad, shockingly bad, they're good. That's why we like to have them around, so much so......

  • Class Action Against Kellogg for Serial Cereal Puffery Continues


    Plaintiff Stephen Hadley has filed a lawsuit claiming that the many different Kellogg breakfast products he ate for breakfast were not as healthy as the breakfast maker has claimed. And while Kellogg denies these allegations, the company was not successful in having the case dismissed at the earliest possible......

  • Closing Up Shop: Top 5 Tips When Ending or Exiting a Small Business


    Entrepreneurs are optimists. And even those with a long-term view on their startups often don't envision leaving those companies, much less failing or being forced to close. But ending a business is as much a reality as starting one, and planning for the worst is as essential as hoping for......

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  • Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative website

    Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:03:04 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, the blunt-spoken and divisive strategist who went from Donald Trump's victorious campaign to a top White House post, has been pushed out by the president, capping a turbulent seven months that witnessed the departure of much of Trump's original senior staff.

  • Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senator

    Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:54:02 GMT

    PHOENIX (AP) — When President Donald Trump takes the stage this week at a rally in Arizona, the state's junior senator will be nowhere to be seen. But Trump is likely to save some choice words for Sen. Jeff Flake.

  • Suspect arrested in killings of 2 Fla. officers

    Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:39:42 GMT

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A suspect in the fatal shooting of two police officers in Florida was arrested in a bar several hours after the attack, authorities said Saturday.

  • 'Free speech rally' cut short after massive counterprotest

    Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:38:44 GMT

    BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans converged Saturday on downtown Boston in a boisterous repudiation of white nationalism, dwarfing a small group of conservatives who cut short their planned "free speech rally" a week after a gathering of hate groups led to bloodshed in Virginia.

  • Pence on message, despite Trump's troubles at home

    Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:38:02 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The day after President Donald Trump sparred with reporters on live television over assigning blame for violence at a white supremacist rally, White House aides were stunned, advisers were whispering their frustrations, business allies were cutting public ties with the White House and Trump was out of sight.