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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2015 file photo, the Keystone Steele City pumping station, into which the planned Keystone XL pipeline is to connect to, is seen in Steele City, Neb. The company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline is asking a Montana judge to change his order blocking the project to allow pre-construction work to continue, such as purchasing materials and finalizing contracts. Attorneys for the company will argue in a Wed. Nov.28, 2018, telephone conference that U.S. District Judge Brian Morris should clarify or amend his ruling to say the injunction does not apply to activities such as finalizing contracts, purchasing materials, conducting land surveys and discussing federal permits. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
November 26, 2018 - 6:13 pm
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline is asking a judge to change his order blocking the project to allow pre-construction work to continue, such as purchasing materials and finalizing contracts. Attorneys for the company will argue in a Wednesday telephone...
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November 26, 2018 - 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is considering a freedom of speech case resulting from an arrest at Alaska's Arctic Man — a snowmobile and ski race event that draws thousands to a remote campsite. The case before the justices on Monday could affect a range of people who might sue police over...
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Former MSU President Lou Anna Simon appears in Judge Julie Reincke's Eaton County Court Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, for her arraignment on four charges of lying to police related to the Larry Nassar investigation, in Charlotte, Mich. (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 3:12 pm
CHARLOTTE, Mich. (AP) — The former president of Michigan State University on Monday made her first court appearance since being charged with lying to investigators about what she knew during the investigation into sexual assault allegations against disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar. Lou...
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CORRECTS ATTORNEY'S LAST NAME TO ABRAMSON FROM ABELSON - Actor Alec Baldwin, right, and his attorney Alan Abramson, leave New York Supreme Court, in New York, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The actor was arraigned Monday on the misdemeanor and violation-level charges. He has said that any assertion that he punched anyone over a parking spot is false. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
November 26, 2018 - 11:04 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Video will vindicate Alec Baldwin after he was accused of slugging a man in the face in over a parking space, the actor's lawyer said Monday. Baldwin himself said nothing as he was arraigned on a misdemeanor attempted assault charge and a charge of harassment, a violation, in the...
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In this undated image provided by NBC shows Jerry Springer in a scene from “Judge Jerry." NBC Universal Television Distribution on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, announced the half-hour court program where Springer will hear testimony and render verdicts before a studio audience, that will debut in national syndication in the fall of 2019. (Bennett Raglin/NBC via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 9:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Hopefully there won't be any chairs in this courtroom. Talk show host Jerry Springer is getting a new TV role as "Judge Jerry," where he'll hear testimony and render verdicts before a studio audience. NBC Universal Television Distribution announced the half-hour court program Monday...
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FILE - In this undated family photo, showing Matthew Hedges with his wife Daniela Tejada. The United Arab Emirates has pardoned British academic researcher Matthew Hedges who was arrested May 5, 2018, at Dubai Airport and subsequently convicted and sentenced to life in prison for alleged espionage. (Daniela Tejada via AP, FILE)
November 26, 2018 - 6:34 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates said on Monday it pardoned and released a British academic sentenced to life in prison on charges of spying in the Gulf Arab country, after showing videos of him purportedly acknowledging that he worked for MI6, the overseas arm of...
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Jaber al Lamki, Executive Director of Media and Strategic Communications of the UAE, talks about the Matthew Hedges case during a press conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The United Arab Emirates has pardoned and will free the British academic Hedges sentenced to life in prison for spying after showing journalists a video of him purportedly saying he was a captain in British intelligence. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
November 26, 2018 - 5:23 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the British academic Matthew Hedges convicted of spying in the United Arab Emirates (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Britain's foreign secretary has thanked the United Arab Emirates for pardoning Matthew Hedges while still challenging charges that...
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FILE - This March 19, 2018, file photo shows Apple's App Store app in Baltimore. Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market. The justices are hearing arguments Monday, Nov. 26, in Apple’s effort to end an antitrust lawsuit that could force the iPhone maker to cut the 30 percent commission it charges software developers whose apps are sold exclusively through Apple’s App Store. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
November 25, 2018 - 11:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market. The justices are hearing arguments Monday in Apple's effort to end an antitrust lawsuit that could force the iPhone maker to...
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FILE - In this Oct. 25, 2018, file photo, George Papadopoulos, the former Trump campaign adviser who triggered the Russia investigation, arrives for his first appearance before congressional investigators, on Capitol Hill in Washington. A judge has rejected an effort by former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Papadopoulos to delay his two-week prison term and says Papadopoulos must surrender Monday, Nov. 26, as scheduled. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
November 25, 2018 - 11:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has ordered former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos (pah-puh-DAHP'-uh-luhs) to report to prison as scheduled, rejecting a last-minute bid to delay his two-week sentence. Papadopoulos was sentenced in September for lying to the FBI in the...
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In this Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 photo provided by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office shows San Francisco 49ers football player Reuben Foster. The San Francisco 49ers released Foster on Sunday morning, hours after he was arrested at the team hotel in Tampa, Fla., on charges of domestic violence. (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office via AP)
November 25, 2018 - 12:05 pm
The San Francisco 49ers said Sunday they plan to release linebacker Reuben Foster after he was arrested at the team hotel in Tampa, Florida, on a domestic violence charge. An arrest report from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's office said Foster was booked into jail at 11:11 p.m. Saturday and was...
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