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  • Pakistan's ex-ruler Musharraf rejects Bhutto accusations

    Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:07:51 GMT

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf is denying that he bears any responsibility for the 2007 assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, who was killed in suicide attack in the city of Rawalpindi while campaigning to replace him as president.

  • German court sends ax attacker to psychiatric hospital

    Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:53:16 GMT

    BERLIN (AP) — A German court has sent a man who randomly attacked passengers with an ax at Duesseldorf's main train station in March to a psychiatric hospital indefinitely.

  • Lawyer: Hacker in Spanish custody sought by US, Russia

    Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:34:52 GMT

    MADRID (AP) — The lawyer for an alleged Russian hacker said Friday that authorities in Moscow are fighting his extradition from Spain to the U.S., the third time in recent moves that Russia has moved to block U.S. prosecution of suspected cybercriminals.

  • 20-year sentence for man in attack on 94-year-old veteran

    Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:18:38 GMT

    CHICAGO (AP) — A 20-year prison sentence was handed to a Chicago man who pleaded guilty to attacking a 94-year-old World War II veteran.

  • Solar boom or bust? Companies seek tariffs on solar imports

    Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:43:47 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where rooftop and other installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. Legal Blogs

  • What Happens During a Welfare Fraud Investigation?


    Ever since the 'Welfare Queen' craze in the early '80s, the specter of fraud has hung over any public assistance program, from Medicaid to food stamps. And, to be sure, that fraud exists, from a recently dubbed "Food Stamp Millionaire" to single cases of misreporting income and insurance payouts to......

  • Charles Oakley Sues Knicks Owner James Dolan Over MSG Incident


    Charles Oakley, New York Knickerbockers legend, was kicked out of a Knicks game last February, after which James Dolan, current Knicks owner and executive chairman of Madison Square Garden, speculated that Oakley may have a problem with alcohol and anger management issues. Those assertions, and the forcible removal of Oakley......

  • Jessica Biel's Restaurant Sued by Workers for Wage Theft


    Celebrities don't always make the best restaurateurs; just ask Eva Longoria or Flavor Flav. But you'd at least hope that they'd pay their employees properly and pass on the tips those employees earned. But nine current and former employees at Jessica Biel's Au Fudge restaurant in Los Angeles are suing......

  • Guns and Drugs: FAQ for Renters


    Renting an apartment or house can be a tricky thing -- in so many ways, it's your space; but in so many other ways, it is clearly not. Can I paint this wall? What's the limit on house guests? Why can't my pit bull live here? And varying opinions and......

  • Too Hot! Woman Sues Victoria's Secret Over Flammable Hoodie


    It's not too surprising when Victoria's Secret racy lingerie sparks some romantic flames. A little more surprising is when a less revealing hoodie from the company's PINK apparel line literally catches fire. Samantha Burke claims that a hoodie, t-shirt, and bra she purchased from Victoria's Secret "burst into flame while......

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