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January 12, 2019 2:22 PM China's Huawei 'fires' employee arrested in Poland

Citing management rules in company contracts, Huawei says it 'has decided to immediately terminate its employer relationship with Wang Weijing' BEIJING, China – Chinese telecom giant Huawei has fired a Chinese employee who was arrested in Poland over espionage allegations, saying he had harmed the company's global reputation, a state-run newspaper said Saturday 121

January 11, 2019 2:06 AM Michael Jackson estate slams sex abuse documentary

A new documentary that accuses Michael Jackson of sexually abusing two boys has been denounced by the late pop star's estate as an "outrageous and pathetic" attempt to exploit his name. Leaving Neverland, which is to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival later this month, recounts the story of two men who are now in their 30s and allege they were sexually 103

December 13, 2018 3:42 PM Renault board maintains Ghosn as CEO, says pay was legal

Renault keeps Carlos Ghosn on as CEO after his arrest in Tokyo, but launch an enquiry into his pay package and names a deputy CEO to ensure day-to-day management PARIS, France – The board of the French automaker Renault said Thursday, December 13, that it was keeping Carlos Ghosn as its chief executive, after an internal review of his pay package found 103

November 27, 2018 1:13 AM Real Madrid coach: Sergio Ramos an 'honest' man

Sergio Ramos is accused of failing to declare a banned anti-inflammatory substance after the Champions League final win over Juventus in 2017 ROME, ITALY – Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari defended captain Sergio Ramos on Monday, November 26, after claims he gave an irregular doping sample after the Champions League final win over Juventus in 2017. According 75

October 17, 2018 5:50 PM Trump defends Saudis in Kashoggi case, makes Kavanaugh comparison

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump Tuesday criticized rapidly mounting global condemnation of Saudi Arabia over the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warning of a rush to judgment. In an interview with The Associated Press, Trump compared the situation to the allegations of sexual assault leveled against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh 99

October 17, 2018 8:21 AM Sison: No Duterte ouster plot in December

Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chair Jose Maria Sison on Wednesday denied allegations that communist rebels are plotting to oust President Rodrigo Duterte in December. The Armed Forces of the Philippines and Malacañang earlier claimed that communist rebels are mounting to oust Duterte this December after the so-called “Red October 80

October 11, 2018 7:20 AM Ronaldo insists sex was 'completely consensual'

Lawyer Peter Christiansen says 'documents that allegedly contain statements by Cristiano Ronaldo... are pure invention' LISBON, Portugal – Cristiano Ronaldo insisted again Wednesday, October 10, that he did not rape a woman he met in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 and that their sexual encounter was "completely consensual," said his lawyer. "Ronaldo is forced 59

October 10, 2018 9:11 AM Harvey Weinstein due in court as judge mulls motion to dismiss case

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein is due in court as a New York judge weighs his bid to have some or all of his sexual assault case thrown out. A court spokesperson says Judge James Burke will deliver a partial ruling on defense motions at Thursday’s hearing. The disgraced movie mogul’s next court date had been scheduled for Nov. 8. Weinstein faces a six-count 48

October 9, 2018 5:06 PM Kavanaugh becomes 114th justice of U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Monday was sworn in as the 114th Supreme Court Justice of the United States. He was nominated by President Donald Trump in July this year to take the seat of retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. On October 6, by a vote of 50-48 and despite serious allegations, the U.S. Senate confirmed Judge Kavanaugh’s appointment 44

October 8, 2018 1:19 PM Pope meets top US cardinal in shadow of abuse scandal

VATICAN CITY, Holy See — Pope Francis met the president of the US bishops’ conference Monday as his supporters closed ranks over the pontiff’s handling of allegations of sexual misconduct by a US cardinal. Francis held talks with Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and other senior members of the bishops’ conference just 48 hours after ordering an investigation 55