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Judge rejects Weinstein appeal over sex trafficking charge

A judge has rejected Harvey Weinstein’s effort to get a federal appeals court to decide whether sex trafficking claims can legally be brought against him...

Judge rejects Weinstein appeal over sex trafficking charge

Source: washingtonpost.com

Harvey Weinstein loses appeal over sex trafficking charge: 'Insufficiently exceptional' Harvey Weinstein lost an effort Monday to get a federal appeals court to quickly decide whether sex trafficking claims can be brought against him. &#...
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Weinstein fights sex trafficking claims in actress’ lawsuit NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers are arguing against the sex trafficking claims of an actress the disgraced movie-making mogul says is...
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Accusers nearing settlement in Harvey Weinstein sex trafficking case, attorneys say Attorneys for Harvey Weinstein’s former film studio and for a group of women who say the disgraced film producer sexually assaulted them told a federa...
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Sprint loses in Maryland cellphone trafficking appeal A federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a $26.9 million award in favor of Sprint Corp , in a setback to the company's years-long campaign to sto...
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Judge allows consolidation of charges against Harvey Weinstein A New York City judge on Friday approved a motion by prosecutors to consolidate the charges in the criminal trial of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Wein...
23:32, 09/06/2019

Indonesian court rejects appeal against election result Losing candidate Prabowo Subianto had claimed April’s poll was rigged against himIndonesia’s constitutional court has rejected a lawsuit filed by the ...
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Caf board rejects Wydad's Champions League appeal Moroccan side Wydad Casablanca will go back to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after their African Champions League final case is rejected by Caf's...
12:02, 09/16/2019

FIFA rejects Chelsea appeal against 1-year transfer ban ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has rejected Chelsea’s appeal against a one-year transfer ban for breaking youth transfer rules. FIFA says its appeals commit...
07:48, 05/08/2019

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Transgender Bathrooms WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will not take up a challenge to a Pennsylvania school district’s policy allowing transgender students to use...
08:32, 05/28/2019

Ukraine: Court rejects appeal of nationalized bank verdict MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian court has rejected an appeal of a lower court ruling that said the nationalization of the country’s largest commercial...
15:48, 05/13/2019

2 Clemson players suspended for season; NCAA rejects appeal Clemson tight end Braden Galloway and offensive lineman Zach Giella will miss the season after an NCAA panel rejected Clemson's appeal of a drug ...
09:16, 05/24/2019

New Zealand's highest court rejects Eminem damages appeal New Zealand's top court on Tuesday rejected an appeal by U.S. rapper Eminem against a lower court ruling that reduced the damages a political party wa...
02:32, 05/15/2019

AIU will not appeal USADA decision to withdraw charge against Coleman "The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Wednesday it would not appeal the decision by the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) to withdraw a whereabouts ...
09:32, 09/04/2019

Harvey Weinstein's sex-crime charges streamlined by judge in consolidation move There's a streamlined list of sex-crime charges against Harvey Weinstein in New York, but the charged crimes involve the same two original accuse...
01:32, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Supreme Court rejects Argentina appeal over YPF energy company The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected Argentina's bid to fend off a lawsuit by energy company Petersen Energía Inversora, S.A. seeking compensatio...
14:32, 06/24/2019

Supreme Court rejects insider trading appeal brought by SAC's Martoma The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by Mathew Martoma, a former portfolio manager for billionaire Steven A. Cohen, challenging a convi...
09:48, 06/03/2019

Biden rejects Trump's 'clenched fist' in appeal for Democratic and US unity Former vice-president launches campaign in PennsylvaniaArt Cullen: The Democratic frontrunners are too oldFormally launching his third presidential ca...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Supreme Court rejects Guantanamo detainee's appeal seeking release The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to wade into the contentious question of to what extent detainees held by the U.S. military at the American ...
08:48, 06/10/2019

Chelsea transfer ban: Fifa rejects Premier League club's appeal Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri says it will be "not be easy" to challenge Liverpool and Manchester City next season, after an unsuccessful appeal against...
12:16, 05/08/2019

Irish Top Court Rejects Facebook Appeal Over Transfer of User Data to US European Court of Justice will hear a landmark privacy case regarding the transfer of EU citizens' data to the US in July, after Facebook's bid to sto...
11:16, 05/31/2019

"Not The Forum To Discuss": Rahul Gandhi Rejects Party Appeal To Stay On Congress's Rahul Gandhi reiterated his decision to quit the party chief's post, rejecting yet another appeal by the lawmakers to stay on. "This is the...
04:32, 06/26/2019

UK court rejects bid by minicab drivers for charge exemption A British court threw out a case brought by minicab drivers seeking exemption from London's congestion charge on Wednesday, leaving in place the extra...
07:00, 07/24/2019

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to new indictment as judge scolds him for taking out his cell phone Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to an indictment that adds two new charges of predatory sexual assault to his upcoming New York tr...
10:32, 08/26/2019

Supreme Court of Canada rejects Sask.’s request to delay carbon tax appeal The Saskatchewan government says the Supreme Court recently issued an order stating the appeal hearing over the carbon tax remain tentatively set for ...
09:00, 08/31/2019

Dubai court rejects appeal for harsher sentencing of Bitcoin scam trio Prosecutors seeking a harsher sentence for a group of Bitcoin scammers have seen their hopes slashed after a court rejected their claim. As previously...
07:48, 05/14/2019

Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Ise Appeal of CBOE's Index Option Victory Chicago, IL - September 27, 2012 - On September 26, 2012, the Illinois Supreme Court refused to hear International Securities Exchange's (ISE) appeal ...
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Russian court rejects Kremlin critic Navalny's early release appeal A court in Moscow rejected jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny's appeal for early release on health grounds on Tuesday, after he was suddenly take...
08:16, 07/30/2019

Netanyahu's chief rival, Gantz, rejects PM's appeal for unity government in Israel Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's direct rival, Benny Gantz, rejected the leader’s appeal to form a unity government on Thursday as the cou...
23:50, 09/19/2019

Judge dismisses Jeffrey Epstein's sex trafficking case A federal judge in Manhattan dismissed a sex trafficking case against financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, less than a month after he died in jail....
02:00, 08/30/2019

Trump rejects racism charge, throws it at black lawmaker President Donald Trump on Sunday said disparaging comments he made about a prominent African-American lawmaker and his Baltimore district were not rac...
16:48, 07/28/2019

Supreme Court Rejects Alabama’s Appeal on Ruling Blocking State’s Ban on Abortion Procedure (WASHINGTON) — The Supreme Court won’t revive Alabama’s attempt to ban the most commonly used procedure in second-trimester abortion...
18:32, 06/28/2019

Epstein's accusers urge U.S. judge to keep him jailed until sex trafficking trial Two women who say they are victims of sexual misconduct by American financier Jeffrey Epstein on Monday urged a U.S. judge to keep him in jail while h...
12:00, 07/15/2019

Report: Grand Jury Rejects Charge Against Ex-Teacher Accused Of Threat In Anderson Co. ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (Anderson News) — A grand jury has rejected a charge of terroristic threatening against a former Anderson County teacher wh...
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U.S. judge allows Trump to appeal key 'emoluments' rulings A federal judge on Wednesday allowed President Donald Trump to appeal key preliminary rulings in a lawsuit accusing him of violating anti-corruption p...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein attorneys again appeal to NYC judge for bail Nearly a week after a New York City judge declared him a flight risk and a danger to the community, Jeffrey Epstein has appealed the judge's decision ...
12:16, 07/23/2019

Judge denies Jeffrey Epstein bail in child sex trafficking case, citing 'danger' to public Jeffrey Epstein, a former friend of presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, had asked a judge to release him on a bond of as high as $100 million or...
10:00, 07/18/2019

Harvey Weinstein case: Prosecutors challenge Weinstein bid to move trial out of NYC Harvey Weinstein's bid to move his sex-crimes trial is mocked by prosecutors who say it's a ploy to delay, and he created media frenzy he la...
20:32, 08/23/2019

Trump vows to appeal U.S. judge's ruling on financial records U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he disagreed with a federal judge who ruled against his attempt to block a House of Representatives committ...
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Abortion: judge strikes down Kentucky restriction but governor to appeal Federal judge says 2018 law would create ‘substantial obstacle’ to abortion rightsAfter a federal judge struck down a Kentucky abortion law that would...
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Judge Rejects Challenge By Opponents Of UK Parliament Suspension A Scottish judge on Friday rejected a legal challenge to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson suspending parliament, in a blow for opponents of the contr...
10:00, 08/30/2019

U.S. judge says Qualcomm violated antitrust law; appeal planned, shares plunge Qualcomm Inc illegally suppressed competition in the market for smartphone chips by threatening to cut off supplies and extracting excessive licensing...
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Judge rejects 6-month suspension in major Flint water case FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge has rejected a six-month freeze in the involuntary manslaughter case of Michigan’s former health director, who is th...
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Judge rejects House Democrats' attempt to block border wall A federal judge in Washington on Monday denied a request by House Democrats to block President Donald Trump from transferring funds from appropriated ...
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U.S. judge rejects Greece bid to dismiss Sotheby's lawsuit over bronze horse A U.S. judge on Friday rejected Greece's effort to dismiss an unusual lawsuit in which Sotheby's and the owners of an ancient Greek bronze horse sued ...
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Prosecutors in Robert Kraft sex spa case appeal judge's video suppression ruling An appeal by the Palm Beach County state attorney was expected after Judge Leonard Hanser’s ruling Monday to exclude the video evidence.  ...
16:32, 05/17/2019

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Trump, calling for legal appeal, slams ‘activist Obama appointed judge’ over border wall ruling President Trump on Saturday ripped into what he described as an “activist Obama appointed judge” after a federal judge blocked the administration’s pl...
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Judge rejects House suit to block transfer of billions of dollars for Trump border wall The court said one chamber of Congress cannot sue the Trump administration over spending on the border after the government shutdown and the president...
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Judge dismisses one lying charge against Obama White House counsel Greg Craig A federal judge on Tuesday dropped one of two criminal charges against President Barack Obama's White House counsel Greg Craig for allegedly making fa...
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Judge won’t kick decision in Smollett case to another judge CHICAGO (AP) — A judge has rejected a request to have a judge outside Chicago consider whether to appoint a special prosecutor in the Jussie Smollett ...
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Weinstein in court for new indictment Attorneys for Harvey Weinstein characterized the prosecution's case as "weak" after the former movie mogul pleaded not guilty to a new indictment...
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Harvey Weinstein wants to move trial out of NYC NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein has asked that the disgraced movie mogul’s upcoming criminal trial be moved out of New York City, ...
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Harvey Weinstein due in court on new indictment Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to appear in a Manhattan courtroom on Monday morning to face a new indictment in connection wit...
06:01, 08/26/2019

The Reporters Who Exposed Harvey Weinstein In their new book, “She Said,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey take readers inside the investigation that launched a...
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Harvey Weinstein Indicted for Third Time Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was indicted for a third time, just two weeks before his criminal trial had been set to begin, clearing the way fo...
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Judge who was shot with another judge is charged in fight INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana judge who was shot outside a restaurant with another judge has been charged with battery. Prosecutors announced grand j...
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Harvey Weinstein's lawyer says he's a 'sinner,' not a rapist Harvey Weinstein's lawyer told Gayle King on 'CBS This Morning' her client will be exonerated at trial, but his life as he knew it is still ruined. &#...
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She Said: an inside look at the story that brought down Harvey Weinstein Journalists Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor spoke to the Guardian about their sprawling investigation into Weinstein’s alleged sexual predation as detail...
02:32, 09/11/2019

Boaz Weinstein Spars With BlackRock and Neuberger Boaz Weinstein’s New York hedge fund Saba Capital is embroiled in separate fights with BlackRock and Neuberger as well as a major law firm over the ob...
03:00, 08/29/2019

'He’s No Weinstein': The New Yorker’s Distorted Defense of Al Franken Al Franken, according to a new piece in the New Yorker by Jane Mayer, regrets resigning from his Senate seat at the end of 2017, after many of his fel...
15:16, 07/22/2019

Weinstein arrives to court, lawyer wants off case Harvey Weisnstein arrived to court in Manhattan Thursday as yet another attorney is requesting to be withdrawn from the former media mogool's sex...
10:00, 07/11/2019

Madonna: Weinstein 'crossed lines' when we worked together Madonna has become the latest star to speak out about Harvey Weinstein, saying the now disgraced film mogul "crossed lines and boundaries" when they w...
08:00, 06/06/2019

Madonna Says Harvey Weinstein "Crossed Lines and Boundaries" With Her Madonna is opening up about her experience working with Harvey Weinstein. In a new profile on the superstar singer, published by the New York Times o...
19:00, 06/05/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow was 'determined' to help bring down Weinstein, according to new book New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor reveal more about Weinstein in their book "She Said," including a new accuser and Paltrow's call...
02:32, 09/17/2019

Harvey Weinstein documentary 'Untouchable' to be released on Hulu Hulu has snagged the U.S. rights to “Untouchable,” the feature doc about disgraced media mogul Harvey Weinstein, in a seven-figure deal, Variety has l...
10:16, 05/20/2019

Madonna: 'Harvey Weinstein crossed lines when we worked together' Singer recalls mogul being ‘incredibly sexually flirtatious’ when they worked together for 1991 documentaryMadonna has said that the disgraced film mo...
08:48, 06/06/2019

Weinstein appears in court to plead not guilty to new indictment Harvey Weinstein has appeared in a New York court to plead not guilty to a new indictment that includes revised charges of predatory sexual assault.&#...
13:00, 08/26/2019

'Untouchable' digs into roots of Harvey Weinstein story After almost two years of coverage, one might think there's not much new to say about the alleged sexual predations of Harvey Weinstein. "Untouchable,...
18:32, 08/30/2019

Of Course Harvey Weinstein's New Lawyer Is a Woman Who Criticizes MeToo Harvey Weinstein’s much-delayed sexual assault trial is expected to begin jury selection in September, and in anticipation, he’s rearranged his legal ...
20:16, 07/12/2019

#MeToo: after Weinstein and Epstein, an ‘unprecedented’ wave of books In the aftermath of headline-making claims against famous men, a number of authors have begun to reshape gender relationsThe #MeToo movement can reaso...
09:00, 09/14/2019

Harvey Weinstein replaces lawyers again in rape case Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein switched his legal team during an appearance Thursday in a Manhattan courtroom regarding his sexual assault case....
18:16, 07/11/2019

Harvey Weinstein to be arraigned again ahead of criminal trial Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning on an indictment in connection with his upcoming criminal tr...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne to 'get a beard' Actor says the former producer advised her she would never make it in Hollywood as a gay womanCara Delevingne has revealed that she was told by Harvey...
07:16, 09/16/2019

Hulu doc 'Untouchable' probes Harvey Weinstein case Urusla Macfarlane, director of the Hulu documentary "Untouchable," discusses the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the women who spoke to her for the film....
03:32, 08/31/2019

Harvey Weinstein arrives to court, lawyer wants off case Harvey Weinstein arrived to court in Manhattan Thursday as yet another attorney is requesting to be withdrawn from the former media mogul's sexua...
10:00, 07/11/2019

‘She Said’ Recounts How Two Times Reporters Broke the Harvey Weinstein Story The new book, by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, revisits their landmark sexual-assault investigation and exposes the powerful people who protected Wein...
10:01, 09/08/2019

Lawyer: Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits NEW YORK (AP) — A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, who has...
21:00, 05/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein and accusers reach tentative compensation deal: WSJ Harvey Weinstein, women who accused him of sexual misconduct, his former film studio's board members and the New York attorney general's office have r...
20:32, 05/23/2019

This review of David Mamet's new Harvey Weinstein play is brutal There’s nothing quite like a high-minded literary smackdown, and that’s exactly what Exeunt Magazine editor Alice Saville offers in her review of Davi...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyer files motion to move trial out of NYC In a longshot motion filed with the New York State appellate court on Friday, attorney Arthur Aidala suggested the trial be moved to upstate Albany Co...
20:32, 08/20/2019

Harvey Weinstein and accusers reach tentative $44m compensation deal The agreement would resolve lawsuits and compensate the Hollywood producer’s alleged victimsHarvey Weinstein has reached a tentative $44m deal to reso...
03:00, 05/24/2019

‘Heartbroken’: Weinstein Accusers Say $44 Million Settlement Lets Him Off the Hook Two actresses who have sued the movie producer said they would not sign on, jeopardizing the proposed deal. Others expressed anger and disappointment....
19:32, 05/24/2019

Previously Unknown Sources Come Forward in a New Book About Harvey Weinstein “She Said,” by The New York Times reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, names some of the people who turned against the influential producer, as wel...
04:32, 09/08/2019

Harvey Weinstein Is Said to Reach $44 Million Deal to Settle Lawsuits About $30 million would be set aside for women who have accused him, employees of his former studio and creditors, according to people briefed on the ...
20:00, 05/23/2019

David Mamet’s Harvey Weinstein play is a sick joke LONDON — David Mamet has done it again! By which I mean that the out-of-his-mind playwright has appalled, offended and perplexed a packed house of hun...
04:16, 06/08/2019

Boaz Weinstein Sues BlackRock Alleging Governance Failings Hedge fund Saba Capital Management has sued BlackRock, arguing the world’s largest asset manager has moved to block outsiders from gaining board seats...
12:00, 06/05/2019

Harvey Weinstein recasts his defense team yet again as trial looms Lawyer Jose Baez says he and his client can’t get along as he asks judge’s permission to leave the case in latest defectionWith one lawyer bolting ami...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Harvey Weinstein's former film studio plans to liquidate in bankruptcy The film studio once run by Harvey Weinstein said it plans to liquidate in bankruptcy, as it tries to resolve civil lawsuits against former directors ...
19:32, 05/15/2019

Harvey Weinstein’s Former Studio Seeks Liquidation in Bankruptcy Court The Weinstein Company sold most of its assets to a private equity firm last year, but women who accused Mr. Weinstein of abuse, along with insurers an...
20:00, 05/15/2019

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to revised sex assault indictment Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty Monday to revised sexual misconduct accusations that stem from a woman saying he assault...
22:32, 08/26/2019

Harvey Weinstein's former film studio seeks to liquidate in bankruptcy The film studio once run by Harvey Weinstein said it plans to liquidate in bankruptcy, as it tries to resolve civil lawsuits against former officers a...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Harvey Weinstein hires two new attorneys ahead of sex assault trial Harvey Weinstein, the former Hollywood movie mogul, has hired two lawyers from a Chicago-based firm to join the legal team representing him in his Sep...
19:32, 06/27/2019

Harvard won't renew Weinstein lawyer as student house dean A Harvard faculty member who decided to represent Harvey Weinstein at his rape trial is losing his position as head of a student house at the college....
18:16, 05/11/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow 'a crucial source' in Harvey Weinstein revelations A new book says the actor was scared of going on the record at first but then encouraged other women to speak outGwyneth Paltrow has been named a key ...
16:32, 09/10/2019

Harvard boots Harvey Weinstein lawyer from dean position Harvard University yanked dean status from a veteran law professor amid student unrest over his role on disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s legal...
00:32, 05/13/2019

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to new indictment forcing trial delay Revised charges against Weinstein may enable the prosecution to add testimony from actor Annabella SciorraHarvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monda...
13:32, 08/26/2019

Harvey Weinstein Reaches Deal To Settle Cases For $44 Million: Report Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, an accused in rape and sexual assault cases, has reached a provisional $44 million settlement with alleged victim...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty, rape trial delayed to January Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to a new indictment as his upcoming criminal trial was pushed back to January,...
09:32, 08/26/2019

Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors go back to grand jury; will trial be delayed? Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial is due to start Sept. 9, but prosecutors' decision to return to grand jury for new indictment may put th...
05:00, 08/17/2019

What Harvey Weinstein looks like doesn’t matter – it is the evil lurking within | Barbara Ellen All predators harbour a moral darkness – that’s what makes them truly repellentShould Harvey Weinstein’s physical appearance matter? Watching Ursula M...
00:32, 09/08/2019

Weinstein Company seeks to liquidate to end bankruptcy, court papers show Company had about 100 employees when it filed for bankruptcy last March, at the time listing $500m to $1bn in liabilitiesThe Weinstein Company said it...
20:16, 05/15/2019

Judi Dench defends work of Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein Actor condemns alleged behaviour but says stars’ work should not be forgottenDame Judi Dench has spoken out about her sadness at seeing her friends Ha...
10:48, 06/25/2019

$44 Million Civil Settlement Reportedly in Works in Harvey Weinstein Case Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has reportedly reached a $44 million deal to settle claims brought against him by women accusing him of sexual ...
21:32, 05/23/2019

Rose McGowan wants Harvey Weinstein's former advisor Lisa Bloom disbarred “She Said,” Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey’s account of reporting their New York Times investigation of Harvey Weinstein that helped reignite the #MeToo...
10:00, 09/10/2019

New book on Harvey Weinstein allegations reveals that his brother pushed for him to seek help As reported by Variety, New York Times reporters Jodi Kator and Megan Twohey—who were behind what can easily be declared one of the most impactful new...
21:00, 09/08/2019

James Patterson: Epstein case worse than Weinstein, Cosby, others during #MeToo era As bad as the allegations were against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein and comedian Bill Cosby, Jeffrey Epstein's crimes made his case the worst o...
15:00, 07/09/2019

Harvey Weinstein seeks to move sex-crimes trial out of NYC due to media coverage Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial could be delayed if he wins motion to move trial from NYC to Long Island or Albany due to pretrial publicity....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Brad Pitt talks about the time he threatened to murder Harvey Weinstein There have been books written—and likely more to come—about all the ways Hollywood, and especially Hollywood men, Did Not Talk about Harvey Weinstein....
22:18, 09/20/2019

$44 million settlement reportedly near in Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein.    ...
08:48, 05/24/2019

Harvey Weinstein: Grand jury issues new indictment in sex-crimes case There's a new indictment against Harvey Weinstein but it's sealed. He's to be arraigned, again, on Aug. 26.     &#...
20:32, 08/23/2019

Harvard professor out as dean amid backlash for representing Harvey Weinstein A Harvard professor under fire from students for representing Harvey Weinstein will not be renewed as a house faculty dean.     &...
15:48, 05/11/2019

Harvard professor loses house dean role after joining Weinstein defense A Harvard law professor who joined the legal team defending Hollywood mogul Harvard Weinstein against sexual assault charges will not be allowed to co...
15:48, 05/11/2019

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne she wouldn't make it in Hollywood as a gay woman, she says “One of the first things Harvey Weinstein ever said to me was, ‘You will never make it in this industry as a gay woman,' " Cara Delevingne recalled. ...
13:32, 09/16/2019

Defense lawyer for Harvey Weinstein asks to leave New York case: report One of the lawyers representing Harvey Weinstein in his rape trial due to begin in September has asked a judge to let him drop the former movie produc...
09:48, 06/18/2019

Harvey Weinstein Reaches $44 Million Settlement With Sexual Misconduct Accusers: Report Harvey Weinstein has tentatively reached a $44 million civil agreement with his sexual misconduct accusers, former business partners and other entitie...
06:16, 05/24/2019

Howard Stern on apologizing to Robin Williams, turning down Trump, grilling Weinstein Howard Stern is revealing why he altered his shock-jock persona in his candid new book, “Howard Stern Comes Again.”    ...
08:48, 05/14/2019

Untouchable: the Rise and Fall of Harvey Weinstein review – films like this change the world What’s it like to be cajoled, threatened and blackmailed by a sexual predator who has power, history and society on his side? Untouchable: The Rise an...
16:16, 09/01/2019

Harvard’s First Black Faculty Deans Let Go Amid Uproar Over Harvey Weinstein Defense Students in Winthrop House, where Robert S. Sullivan Jr. and his wife served as residential deans, had called for his resignation. Harvard chose not t...
14:00, 05/11/2019

Harvey Weinstein introduces new legal team including anti-#MeToo attorney Ex-producer’s new team includes Donna Rotunno, who previously argued the movement has done a disservice to womenHarvey Weinstein introduced his third ...
16:48, 07/11/2019

Harvey Weinstein 'pays millions to settle sexual misconduct civil lawsuits' Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, accused of sexual misconduct, has reportedly reached a multimillion-dollar provisional deal with allege...
06:32, 05/24/2019

Reports: Harvey Weinstein reaches $44M deal to settle sexual misconduct claims Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has reached an agreement worth $44 million to settle legal claims from women who've accused him of sexua...
08:16, 05/24/2019

She Said by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey review – the inside story of Weinstein and #MeToo All about power ... the reporters who broke the Weinstein story give the full account of who talked, and how #MeToo beganThree events define the #MeTo...
11:00, 09/18/2019

Black Harvard Professor Who Represented Weinstein Loses Faculty Dean Position Harvard announced Saturday that law professor Ronald S. Sullivan Jr., who represented embattled film producer Harvey Weinstein until recently, would n...
00:16, 05/13/2019

Jeffrey Epstein, Harvey Weinstein attended party for Prince Andrew’s daughter It was the princess and the pedo. Jeffrey Epstein attended the 18th birthday of pal Prince Andrew’s daughter Princess Beatrice just days before ...
04:00, 09/08/2019

Embattled Harvard law professor leaves Harvey Weinstein's legal defense team An embattled Harvard University law professor under fire for representing Harvey Weinstein said has left the media mogul's legal defense team. &...
17:48, 05/13/2019

Former Harvard dean, removed after defending Weinstein, speaks out for first time since ouster, condemns school Former Harvard deans Ronald Sullivan and wife Stephanie Robinson say Harvard has betrayed its academic traditions.       ...
12:00, 06/14/2019

Paz de la Huerta adds Disney execs Bob Iger, Michael Eisner to Harvey Weinstein lawsuit Paz de la Huerta is adding The Walt Disney Company, its CEO Bob Iger and ex-chairman Michael Eisner to the actress’ sexual assault lawsuit against dis...
09:32, 08/28/2019

Harvey Weinstein reaches tentative deal to resolve lawsuits, compensate victims: reports More than 15 lawsuits have been filed accusing Harvey Weinstein or the company of misconduct. The settlement would cover many of them, including a cla...
22:16, 05/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein reportedly has a tentative $44 million deal to settle sexual misconduct lawsuits The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, citing people familiar with the deal, reported that $30 million would go to plaintiffs and $14 million...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Fixing a tattered reputation like Harvey Weinstein’s is dirty work, but pays so well | Catherine Bennett Lisa Bloom and her kind can’t be squeamish when whitewashing the rich and powerfulOdious Harvey Weinstein is, of course, chief villain of the brillian...
18:00, 09/14/2019

Alan Dershowitz slams Harvard's decision to drop Weinstein lawyer as dean: 'new McCarthyism' Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz called the school's decision to drop Ronald Sullivan Jr. from his role as dean of a residential house a...
18:16, 05/12/2019

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne she wouldn't make it in Hollywood as a gay woman, she says “One of the first things Harvey Weinstein ever said to me was, ‘You will never make it in this industry as a gay woman,' " Cara Delev...
15:32, 09/15/2019

Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial delayed to January; he pleads not guilty at new arraignment Harvey Weinstein's trial will be delayed to January, as he returned to court to plead not guilty at another arraignment on a new grand jury indic...
11:00, 08/26/2019

The career of Lisa Bloom: How Gloria Allred's daughter ended up defending Harvey Weinstein and came to regret it Matt Slocum / AP High profile attorney Lisa Bloom has made a career out of representing women against powerful men. She's the daughter of Gloria Allr...
14:00, 09/11/2019

In 911 call alleged victim of Sir Philip Green calls retail tycoon: ‘The British Harvey Weinstein’ TUCSON —  In a 911 call made to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department earlier this year, a woman claimed to be a victim of sexual harassmen...
02:00, 07/04/2019

Harvey Weinstein sex-crimes case: Secret hearing concludes, trial date moved to September The judge in the Harvey Weinstein case ruled against media objections, closed a high-stakes hearing, and moved the trial date from June to September. ...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Uruguay: The new global drug trafficking hub Lacking resources and organization, authorities in Uruguay are struggling to combat global drug trafficking. The country has become an increasingly im...
18:32, 08/06/2019

Sex, lies, and surveillance: Something's wrong with the war on sex trafficking Silicon Valley's biggest companies have partnered with a single organization to fight sex trafficking -- one that maintains a data collection pip...
17:32, 05/31/2019

Opinion: It's time to end human trafficking To end the trafficking of men, women and children, we need to go after the smugglers — but also hold governments accountable, writes guest commentator...
22:48, 07/29/2019

Chicago-area man gets more than 27 years for sex trafficking CHICAGO — A federal judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man to more than 27 years in prison in a sex trafficking case. Federal prosecutors in Chica...
09:00, 06/04/2019

US Man Imprisoned For Trafficking Girl, 14, Via Backpage.Com A former middle school teacher who admitted paying for sex with a 14-year-old girl who was trafficked on Backpage.com has been sentenced to 10 years i...
23:48, 04/30/2019

FBI re-evaluates human trafficking sting operation The FBI launched an initiative over a decade ago to combat the rising tide of human trafficking, but according to numbers obtained by Fox News, the op...
18:00, 07/26/2019

Self-help guru convicted in lurid sex-trafficking case NEW YORK (AP) — The former leader of an upstate New York self-help group has been convicted in a federal case accusing him of turning women into his &...
13:00, 06/19/2019

Florida man imprisoned for trafficking girl, 14, via Backpage.com A former middle school teacher who admitted paying for sex with a 14-year-old girl who was trafficked on Backpage.com has been sentenced to 10 years i...
17:32, 04/30/2019

Jeffrey Epstein charged with sex trafficking, reports say US billionaire will reportedly appear before a federal magistrate on MondayJeffrey Epstein, the politically well-connected US billionaire, has been ch...
08:16, 07/07/2019

Traders proving slippery as eel trafficking soars Efforts to protect the endangered European eel are struggling to cope as demand from Asia draws traffickers tempted by fat profits, according to indus...
15:32, 07/08/2019

Trump launches effort against fentanyl trafficking The Trump administration Wednesday launched a new effort to crack down on deadly trafficking of fentanyl into the United States by seeking help from p...
18:00, 08/21/2019

R Kelly arrested on federal sex trafficking charges R&B singer expected to be taken from Chicago to New York to face charges relating to child pornography and obstruction of justice R&B singer R Kelly h...
00:48, 07/12/2019

Two US Marines Arrested For Migrant Trafficking Of Mexicans Two US Marines have been arrested for smuggling undocumented Mexican migrants into the United States in exchange for money, according to a court docum...
08:00, 07/10/2019

US Billionaire Arrested On Sex Trafficking Charges: Reports A hedge fund billionaire has been arrested on sex trafficking charges in the New York area, after having long been followed by accusations of molestin...
08:16, 07/07/2019

R. Kelly has been arrested on federal sex trafficking charges NBC New York is reporting that music artist R. Kelly, long the subject of allegations of abusive and controlling behavior toward multiple women, has b...
23:16, 07/11/2019

Human trafficking victims mostly underage children from within the US The dark trade of human trafficking – in which people are traded or sold for the purpose of forced labor or sexual exploitation -- has been a persiste...
21:48, 05/11/2019

Spain arrests 11 suspects of trafficking migrants across Med Spanish police say they have arrested 11 people suspected of forming part of a human trafficking ring transporting migrants across the Mediterranean S...
13:00, 05/15/2019

Human Trafficking Has a Hidden Cause — and It’s on the Rise Worldwide Tuesday is the U.N.’s World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. After nearly two decades of international commitment to end modern slavery, one ...
18:48, 07/30/2019

LMPD Cracking Down On Human Trafficking At The Derby LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Human trafficking is always a problem at large events. Louisville Metro Police are encouraging visitors to be mindful ...
08:16, 05/02/2019

Financier Epstein arrested in U.S. sex trafficking case Financier Jeffrey Epstein was arrested late on Saturday on suspicion of sex trafficking of underage girls and will appear in federal court in Manhatta...
09:16, 07/08/2019

Knox Co. human trafficking suspects in court KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Three people charged in a human trafficking case will appear in court today. The case started back in April when a m...
03:16, 06/28/2019

U.S. Prosecutors Link Chávez to Drug Trafficking Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez in the mid-2000s ordered his top lieutenants to work with Colombian Marxist guerrillas to flood the U.S. with cocaine...
16:32, 09/15/2019

3 accused of trafficking Mexican boy, 9, to Texas for $2,500, officials say Three people were arrested Wednesday for their alleged role in a human trafficking scheme that involved a 9-year-old Mexican boy being delivered to hi...
20:16, 08/02/2019

Trial opens in sex-trafficking case against self-help guru NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City jury is set to hear opening statements and testimony at the sex-trafficking case against a self-help guru. The trial b...
03:00, 05/07/2019

40-year sentence sought for man convicted of sex trafficking CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking a 40-year prison sentence for man found guilty of sex-trafficking a Chicago teenager who was murdered. ...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers want to move his trial out of New York City because they say jurors may face 'intimidation' and 'pressure' in the media capital Lawyers of disgraced former mega-producer Harvey Weinstein, who's public exposure by over 50 women as an alleged sexual predator sparked the #MeToo mo...
01:00, 08/26/2019

Jeffrey Epstein charged with federal sex trafficking crimes Some victims were just 14 years old, prosecutors allegeBillionaire sex offender pleads not guilty in New York courtThe billionaire sex offender Jeffre...
14:32, 07/08/2019

2 Chinese Nationals Arrested At Pak Airport On Suspicion Of Trafficking Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested two Chinese nationals at the Islamabad airport today as part of its ongoing investigation into ...
15:00, 05/10/2019

Florida firefighter arrested in human trafficking probe A Florida firefighter was arrested Thursday in a human trafficking bust following a two-year-long investigation, according to officials. East Lake Fir...
10:48, 05/17/2019

Pakistan Arrests Over 20 Chinese For Trafficking Girls Into Prostitution Over 20 Chinese have been arrested from various Pakistani cities during an ongoing crackdown for their alleged involvement in arranging illegal marria...
17:32, 05/08/2019

| US hedge fund billionaire charged with sex trafficking minors Jeffrey Epstein, a hedge fund billionaire with ties to top politicians and celebrities, was charged on Monday with sexually exploiting dozens of young...
02:48, 07/09/2019

Barr recuses himself from Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case Attorney General William Barr has recused himself from Jeffrey Epstein’s child sex trafficking case because his former law firm once represented the c...
09:00, 07/09/2019

Pastor gets life in prison on child sex trafficking charges TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A minister in Ohio who pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking has been sentenced to life in prison. Federal authorities say Corde...
17:32, 05/17/2019

Hospital staff on front lines of war on human trafficking WILMINGTON, Del.– Dawn Culp has been an emergency room nurse at Bayhealth for more than 25 years but says she never had enough resources to focu...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Pompeo unveils 2019 human trafficking report Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unveiled an annual report on human trafficking Thursday and pledged to "send the strongest message possible to traffick...
15:32, 06/20/2019

Financier Epstein arrested in U.S. sex trafficking case: source Financier Jeffrey Epstein was arrested late on Saturday on suspicion of sex trafficking of underage girls and will appear in federal court in Manhatta...
11:00, 07/07/2019

Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty Monday to sex-trafficking charges in a conspiracy that allegedly let him abuse “numerous&...
12:16, 07/08/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's Lawyers Say He Didn't Do the Really Bad Kind of Sex Trafficking Alleged child abuser and sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein’s attorneys filed paperwork on Thursday requesting a pre-trial release for their client, and...
16:16, 07/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein charged with two sex trafficking counts – live Wealthy financier charged with sex trafficking conspiracy and sex trafficking, for alleged encounters between 2002 and 2005Sign up for the US briefing...
08:32, 07/08/2019

Frenchman sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Indonesia An Indonesian court sentenced a French national to death on Monday for drug trafficking, his lawyer said, after prosecutors had called for a 20-year p...
07:48, 05/20/2019

The leader of the sex cult NXIVM was just convicted in the sex-trafficking case against him Associated Press Keith Raniere was found guilty on Wednesday on all counts of sex-trafficking and other charges accusing him of coercing women into u...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein has pleaded not guilty to sex trafficking, after prosecutors said they found "nude photographs of what appeared ...
13:48, 07/08/2019

Germany: 5 charged with trafficking, prostituting Thai women BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors have charged five people with trafficking Thai women to Germany and forcing them to work in a nationwide network of brothels...
05:32, 05/15/2019

What Jeffrey Epstein could face heading into trafficking trial The arrest of infamous multimillionaire Jeffrey Epstein has prompted much speculation — not the least of which is what steps his attorneys will take t...
10:00, 07/12/2019

Mexico frees activists accused of migrant trafficking MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials say two jailed immigration activists have been set free due to lack of evidence following accusations of migrant ...
20:32, 06/12/2019

Leader involved in drug trafficking bust, sentenced TUCSON – A drug trafficking organization, consisting of six people, smuggled methamphetamine and heroin from Mexico to Arizona during a two year...
21:33, 09/17/2019

The Latest: Epstein denied bail in sex trafficking case FILE – In this July 30, 2008, file photo, Jeffrey Epstein, center, appears in court in West Palm Beach, Fla. At the center of Epstein’s se...
11:16, 07/18/2019

German police target Darknet trafficking platform German investigators say they've broken up one of the world's largest online criminal trafficking platforms in a joint investigation with Am...
16:32, 05/03/2019

| US sex trafficking victim freed from life sentence for murder A US trafficking victim serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex when she was a teenager was released on parole, following a cel...
07:32, 08/08/2019

Financier Epstein to remain jailed until sex trafficking trial American financier Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars while he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls, a U.S. judge ...
16:16, 07/18/2019

US investigates escort and massage sites over human trafficking Backpage is no more, but US authorities are still determined to crack down on sites that enable human trafficking and other crimes. Wall Street Journ...
06:16, 09/16/2019

Several Arrested In Derby Weekend Human Trafficking Sting Akula, left; Johnson, center; and James, right. **Photo: WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Several people are in custody after a LMPD string su...
06:00, 05/07/2019

Honduran president denies links to drug trafficking Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Saturday denied reports from a U.S. court filing linking him to drug trafficking, accusing criminals of s...
23:16, 08/03/2019

State prosecutors struggle with human trafficking cases BOSTON (AP) — Laws cracking down on human trafficking are on the books in all 50 states, but convictions are notoriously elusive, and state prosecutor...
12:00, 05/26/2019

Cambodia jails translator over child sex trafficking documentary A Cambodian court has imprisoned a translator for his work on a film for a Russian news outlet that showed mothers selling their daughters for sex wor...
18:32, 06/26/2019

Albania busts gang trafficking migrants into EU, arrests eight Albanian police said on Wednesday they had broken up a criminal gang trafficking Syrian, Turkish and Iraqi migrants to western Europe from Greece and ...
13:00, 06/13/2019

They escaped ISIS. Then they got sucked into Baghdad's sex trafficking underworld The decline of ISIS in Iraq has given rise to another evil: human trafficking networks that thrive on the spoils of war, the displaced and the despera...
03:32, 07/03/2019

U.S. imposes sanctions on three Chinese accused of fentanyl trafficking The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday imposed sanctions on three Chinese men accused of illegally trafficking fentanyl, acting three weeks after President Do...
09:00, 08/21/2019

'El Chapo' loses bid for new trial in U.S. drug trafficking case A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's bid for a new trial, finding that misconduct by jurors during the Mexican crime lord's ...
18:32, 07/03/2019

California man admits trafficking underage girls on Backpage.com A California man who prosecutors say ran a criminal ring that trafficked underage girls on the now-defunct sex website Backpage.com pleaded guilty on ...
01:00, 05/08/2019

Songbirds silenced as Colombia fights wildlife trafficking Songbird competitions have been a pastime throughout the Caribbean for centuries, but trapping wildlife without a license is a crime in Colombia, and ...
23:48, 08/13/2019

Sixteen U.S. Marines arrested on suspicion of human trafficking Sixteen U.S. Marines were arrested on Thursday at their base in Southern California on suspicion of drug-related offenses and the smuggling of undocum...
00:48, 07/26/2019

Mexico City will decriminalize sex work in move against trafficking Move strengthens rights of sex workers, ruling party saysRights group: move should be followed by legal protectionsMexico City lawmakers have given th...
21:32, 06/01/2019

Jeffrey Epstein denied bail while awaiting sex trafficking trial Federal judge rules financier is a ‘danger to others’ while awaiting trial for the alleged sexual abuse of underage girls from 2002 to 2005Jeffrey Eps...
10:48, 07/18/2019

Chilean police break up migrant human trafficking ring Chilean prosecutors are indicting at least 10 people over their alleged links to a human trafficking ring that smuggled hundreds of Chinese migrants i...
14:16, 05/25/2019

US Sex Trafficking Victim Freed From Life Sentence After Viral Campaign A US trafficking victim serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex when she was a teenager was released on parole Wednesday, follo...
06:00, 08/08/2019

Jeffrey Epstein, Sex-Trafficking Accused On Suicide Watch, Kills Himself Jeffrey Epstein, the politically connected financier charged recently with sexually abusing dozens of young girls in the early 2000s, died Saturday af...
00:00, 08/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein denied bail in child sex-trafficking case Multimillionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein was denied bail Thursday pending trial on child sex-trafficking charges. “Starting with my conclusion...
11:16, 07/18/2019

Everything we know about Trump's connection to financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was charged with sex trafficking Davidoff Studios/Getty Images Financier Jeffrey Epstein was arrested Saturday on charges of sex trafficking and sex trafficking conspiracy, and he pl...
03:32, 07/09/2019

Feds insist Epstein won’t dodge prosecution over alleged sex trafficking The feds insist there’s nothing to prevent their prosecution of convicted pedophile Jeffrey Esptein — even though he cut a sweetheart deal over simila...
21:00, 07/08/2019

Financier Jeffrey Epstein to remain jailed until sex trafficking trial American financier Jeffrey Epstein will remain behind bars while he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls, a U.S. judge ...
11:16, 07/18/2019

Colombia says FARC lawmaker accused of drug trafficking has gone AWOL A Colombian FARC rebel leader turned lawmaker who is accused by the United States of conspiring to traffic cocaine has vanished in an apparent attempt...
21:32, 07/01/2019

Former New Jersey reporter gets jail time for trafficking protected turtles There’s going to be “shell” to pay. An “old school” New Jersey reporter will spend six months in the slammer for traffic...
14:32, 08/30/2019

US Billionaire Charged With Sex-Trafficking Found Injured In Jail: Report US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexually assaulting underage girls, was found injured in his jail cell after a possible suicide atte...
04:16, 07/25/2019

Jeffrey Epstein appeals bail denial in sex trafficking case Jeffrey Epstein, the financier facing charges of sex trafficking involving dozens of underage girls, has appealed a federal judge's decision to keep h...
14:48, 07/23/2019

Border 'czar': Cartels making more trafficking humans over drugs into US Criminal Mexican cartels now make more money trafficking people across the U.S. border than they do selling drugs, according to President Trump’s pick...
12:16, 06/28/2019

Even More Evidence That Alex Acosta Doesn't Care About Child Sex Trafficking Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is facing calls for his resignation over his handling of the first Jeffrey Epstein child sex trafficking case when he was ...
10:48, 07/10/2019

Suit accuses Scientology church, leader of abuse, trafficking A California lawsuit has accused the controversial Church of Scientology International and its leader of engaging in child abuse, human trafficking an...
16:00, 06/20/2019

US Adds Saudi Arabia, Cuba To Blacklist On Human Trafficking The United States on Thursday added Saudi Arabia and Cuba to its blacklist of countries that it says are not doing enough to fight human trafficking, ...
16:16, 06/20/2019

Mexico’s Playa Bagdad mixes sun, sand and drug trafficking At the very eastern end of the U.S.-Mexico border there’s a long strip of sand where the Rio Grande meets the sea. It is called Playa Bagdad — or ‘Bag...
19:32, 08/27/2019

Cambodia jails translator over 'fake news' sex trafficking film A Cambodian court jailed a fixer and translator for two years on Wednesday for his role in making a documentary about sex trafficking in the Southeast...
22:32, 06/27/2019

Key witness in Mueller probe now facing child sex trafficking charges A key witness from the Robert Mueller investigation got slapped with sex trafficking charges on Friday. Businessman George Nader, 60, was already faci...
21:32, 07/19/2019

Jeffrey Epstein: How the sex-trafficking investigation could shed light on corruption The wealthy financier pleaded not guilty to sex-trafficking charges, but revelations about his past have sparked accusations of corruption.  ...
15:00, 07/09/2019

Michigan couple sentenced for sex trafficking involving disabled woman A Michigan couple who were accused in 2017 of keeping a disabled woman in a shed and selling her for sexual services received sentences on Thursday, a...
04:16, 05/20/2019

U.S. human trafficking report drops child separation warning The U.S. State Department's annual human trafficking report released on Thursday demoted Saudi Arabia and Cuba to countries that failed to meet minimu...
20:32, 06/20/2019

Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to New York sex trafficking charges Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty in New York on Friday to charges that he ran a criminal scheme that recruited women and underage girls to have sex ...
20:48, 08/02/2019

Bolsonaro: The trafficking of cocaine on G-20-bound Air Force plane 'unacceptable' Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said his team had nothing to do with the trafficking of cocaine by a Brazilian Air Force sergeant on a plane bound ...
05:48, 06/27/2019

German police lead break up of Darknet trafficking platform BERLIN (AP) — German investigators say they’ve broken up one of the world’s largest online criminal trafficking platform in a joint invest...
05:48, 05/03/2019

Cambodia jails translator over ‘fake news’ sex trafficking film The fixer and translator for the film will face for two years in jail for his role in making a documentary about sex trafficking in the Southeast Asia...
17:48, 06/28/2019

Ohio pastor gets life in prison on child sex trafficking charges TOLEDO, Ohio — A minister in Ohio who pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking has been sentenced to life in prison. Federal authorities say Cordell Je...
21:48, 05/17/2019

Jeffrey Epstein busted for trafficking underage girls to NY: source Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein is facing sex-trafficking charges involving several underage girls he allegedly brought to New York from out of st...
18:16, 07/07/2019

Berlin's Asian food hub implicated in human trafficking network German police have identified a popular Asian food market in Berlin as an important waystation in a global human trafficking network, Berlin media has...
01:16, 06/23/2019

American charged with human trafficking after trying to carry baby out of Philippines in a bag Jennifer Erin Talbot arrested at Manila airport after hiding six-day-old baby in a sling bagA US woman who attempted to carry a six-day-old baby out o...
18:32, 09/05/2019

Stranded Rohingyas linked to human trafficking: Thai police Thai police said on Thursday there is enough evidence to press human trafficking charges against the captain and crew of a boat carrying 65 Rohingya M...
01:32, 06/13/2019

Feds move to dismiss Jeffrey Epstein's sex-trafficking indictment Federal prosecutors on Monday moved to dismiss the sex trafficking indictment against Jeffrey Epstein following his suicide in federal lockup earlier ...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein due in federal court after sex trafficking arrest Billionaire financier and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein will make his first appearance in a federal court in New York City on Monday after b...
06:16, 07/08/2019

| Eritrean cleared of being trafficking kingpin in mistaken identity case An Italian court ruled Friday that an Eritrean accused of being a human trafficking kingpin known as "the General" was telling the truth when he claim...
05:16, 07/14/2019

Singer R. Kelly charged in decades-long sex trafficking scheme Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly, who faces state sexual assault charges in Illinois, was indicted on Friday on federal charges for alleged racket...
09:00, 07/12/2019

Pakistan police seek to unravel networks trafficking women With waves of arrests, Pakistani investigators are trying to unravel trafficking networks that convince impoverished Pakistanis to marry off their dau...
03:48, 06/17/2019

Pompeo: Hezbollah using Venezuela drug trafficking to ‘make payroll’ A major Iranian-backed terrorist group is using drug trafficking operations in Venezuela to fund operations in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mik...
15:48, 06/11/2019

U.S. financier Epstein expected to be charged in sex trafficking case -source Federal prosecutors in New York on Monday are expected to announce charges against financier Jeffrey Epstein related to sex trafficking of underage gi...
06:48, 07/08/2019

Motion for mistrial denied in Nxivm founder’s sex-trafficking case A Brooklyn judge on Wednesday denied a motion for a mistrial in Nxivm founder Keith Raniere’s sex-trafficking case. The request from Marc Agnifi...
08:48, 05/08/2019

Singer R. Kelly makes first New York court appearance on sex trafficking charges Singer R. Kelly is expected to plead not guilty in New York on Friday to charges that he ran a criminal scheme in which he recruited women and underag...
07:48, 08/02/2019

Honduras president targeted in DEA drug-trafficking and money laundering investigation The President of Honduras has been named as a target in a DEA investigation into drug-trafficking and money laundering, according to US Federal Court ...
21:32, 05/31/2019

Narco-trafficking and petrol: a quarter of Colombia's fuel goes to make cocaine The country’s drug industry thrives despite a 2016 Farc deal which helped farmers substitute coca crops for legal alternativesThe Colombian jungle tow...
04:32, 06/14/2019

Arizona tourism industry joins anti-human trafficking effort PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona is striving to train professionals across the state’s tourism industry to assist in fighting human trafficking. The...
20:48, 07/27/2019

Charges dropped against second baseball player in Dominican drug trafficking case The attorney general's office of the Dominican Republic said on Friday that it had dropped charges against former Major League Baseball player Luis Ca...
01:00, 08/31/2019

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the way • Cocaine used as washi...
18:48, 06/23/2019

How Harsher Enforcement Punishes Victims of Sex Trafficking—Not Abusers Like Jeffrey Epstein News of the wealthy and well-connected convicted sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein skipping judge-ordered check-ins sparked outrage, but it also misses t...
23:48, 07/30/2019

Mexican church leader held in LA on child rape and trafficking charges Light of the World ‘apostle’ Joaquín García arrested at airportAllegations concern three girls and a woman in 2015-2018The leader and self-proclaimed ...
11:48, 06/05/2019

Jeffrey Epstein could face trial as early as June on sex-trafficking charges Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein appeared subdued with his hand folded during a brief pretrial hearing on sex-trafficking charges Wednesday.  &...
17:48, 07/31/2019

Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking allegations show how the most vulnerable are targeted, experts say Jeffrey Epstein is accused of sex trafficking girls as young as 14, including those in foster care and who were nearly homeless.    &#...
15:00, 07/09/2019

Leader of La Luz del Mundo Church Charged With Human Trafficking and Child Rape (LOS ANGELES) — The leader and self-proclaimed apostle of La Luz del Mundo, a Mexico-based church with branches in the U.S. that claims over 1 m...
12:00, 06/05/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s ranch in New Mexico linked to sex trafficking, abuse investigation Known as the Zorro Ranch, the high-desert property is now tied to an investigation that the state attorney general's office says it has opened into Ep...
22:16, 07/13/2019

NXIVM: Alleged cult leader's sex-trafficking trial gets underway Keith Raniere is the only defendant in the case to stand trial. Others, including Allison Mack and Clare Bronfman pleaded guilty.    &...
10:32, 05/07/2019

NXIVM Co-Founder Keith Raniere Found Guilty of Sex Trafficking and Racketeering A verdict has been reached in the trial of Keith Raniere. On Wednesday afternoon, a jury in a Brooklyn federal court found the co-founder of NXIVM gu...
13:48, 06/19/2019

Jeffrey Epstein paid potential witnesses $350,000 in sex trafficking case: prosecutors Jeffrey Epstein allegedly paid $100,000 to a person identified in his 2007 non-prosecution agreement, and $250,000 to another person, identified as a ...
21:00, 07/12/2019

Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case draws his New Mexico ranch into investigation A sprawling desert ranch south of Santa Fe is tied to a New Mexico state attorney general investigation targeting financier Jeffrey Epstein, according...
08:48, 07/14/2019

Keith Raniere, ex-leader of self-help group NXIVM, convicted in sex-trafficking case Keith Raniere, the former leader of self-help group NXIVM, was convicted Wednesday in New York City in a federal case accusing him of turning women in...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Former Mexican cop illegally in US is charged with trafficking enough fentanyl to kill more than 10 million people A former Mexico police officer living illegally in the United States has been charged with trafficking enough fentanyl to kill more than 10 million pe...
18:00, 07/26/2019

U.S. human trafficking report: China, Iran, N. Korea worst offenders U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said human trafficking is a strain on humanity that violates basic human rights and named China, Iran, North Korea...
11:00, 06/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein asks to be released on bail while awaiting sex trafficking trial Epstein’s lawyers claim he has been ‘a law-abiding citizen’ following his 2008 guilty plea to state-level prostitution chargesDisgraced American finan...
16:48, 07/11/2019

Human trafficking cases hit a 13-year record high, new UN report shows The latest Global Report On Trafficking In Persons, released on Tuesday by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) at UN headquarters in ...
11:16, 04/28/2019

Claims of corruption, drug trafficking and political divorce. Welcome to Guatemala's elections Few politicians have a backstory like Sandra Torres, winner of the first round in Guatemala's presidential elections earlier this month, but the forme...
07:16, 06/25/2019

China Denies Visas To 90 Pak Brides Amid Trafficking Fears: Report Amidst a raging controversy over Pakistani girls being trafficked to China after fake marriages, the Chinese embassy here has withheld visas of 90 Pak...
04:16, 05/15/2019

Jeffrey Epstein was awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges: What we know about his apparent suicide The FBI and U.S. Inspector General's office will investigate the circumstances of Jeffrey Epsteiin's apparent suicide while in federal custo...
06:48, 08/11/2019

Man Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Fake iPhones in Scheme That Cost Apple Nearly $900,000 A Chinese national and former engineering student in Oregon pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one count of trafficking in counterfeit goods in a scheme t...
02:32, 05/23/2019

Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges involving girls American financier Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sex trafficking as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as ...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's Sex Trafficking Arrest Means His Victims Might Finally Get Justice With the Epstein attest, Trump Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is facing renewed scrutiny for the “deal of a lifetime” he offered Epstein more than a deca...
02:00, 07/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein appeals no-bail decision in child sex-trafficking case Accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein has signaled an appeal of he no-bail decision that keeps him behind bars, not in his Manhattan mansion....
15:32, 07/23/2019

Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to U.S. sex trafficking charges involving girls American financier Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sex trafficking as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as ...
18:48, 07/08/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had help operating sex trafficking ring from women he allegedly coerced What motivated four women to allegedly assist disgraced billionaire Jeffery Epstein in his abuse of dozens of underage girls? The answer may consist o...
12:32, 07/11/2019

Colombian Instagram model accused of running child sex trafficking ring A Colombian Instagram model moonlighted as an international underage sex trafficking madame who recruited vulnerable girls to service celebrity client...
11:00, 08/24/2019

Ex-MLB players implicated in major drug trafficking organization, Dominican officials say The Dominican attorney general implicated a former Major League Baseball all-star and a journeyman pitcher on Wednesday in a drug trafficking and ring...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Feds investigating 'uncharged individuals' in Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case Pprosecutors have said that Epstein — a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton — worked and conspired with employees, associates an...
10:32, 07/26/2019

Woman testifies about 'sex slave' initiation as NXIVM sex-trafficking trial gets underway The New York City trial of the former leader of an upstate sex-trafficking cult began on Tuesday with federal prosecutors alleging he ordered the bran...
21:48, 05/07/2019

Madonna: Harvey Weinstein 'crossed lines and boundaries' when we worked together Madonna tells "The New York Times" about how Harvey Weinstein was "sexually flirtatious and forward," and that no, she never tried to ask Trump out. ...
19:32, 06/05/2019

Gwyneth Paltrow was 'determined' to help bring down Weinstein, according to new book New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor reveal more about Weinstein in their book "She Said," including a new accuser and Paltrow's...
07:01, 09/10/2019

Rose McGowan on Harvey Weinstein fallout: I came close to 'losing my mind' "It was brutal seeing my attacker's face every day, his name every day," Rose McGowan told interviewer Sadie Frost of Harvey Weinstein.  &#...
11:00, 08/26/2019

New Harvey Weinstein documentary reveals how ex-movie mogul thought he was 'Untouchable' Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is the subject of 'Untouchable,' a new Hulu documentary that details dozens of sexual assault allegat...
12:00, 09/02/2019

Rose McGowan: Lisa Bloom should be 'disbarred' for helping Harvey Weinstein discredit her Rose McGowan slams feminist lawyer Lisa Bloom; says she should be "disbarred" for helping Harvey Weinstein discredit her, as detailed in new book. &#...
21:16, 09/10/2019

Harvey Weinstein 'reaches tentative £35m deal to settle sexual misconduct lawsuits' Harvey Weinstein and his former studio board members have reportedly reached a tentative $44 million (£35 million) deal to settle lawsuits by women wh...
22:00, 05/23/2019

Court Denies Rescued UP Girl's Parents Custody Amid Sex Trafficking Scare The Bombay High Court has refused to hand over the custody of a girl, rescued from a prostitution ring, to her parents noting that the possibility of ...
23:03, 09/20/2019

Mueller probe witness George Nader charged with trafficking child pornography George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman who cooperated with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and whose name appeared more than 100...
20:16, 06/03/2019

MLB hires Trump-allied lobbying for guidance on 'trafficking' of Cuban baseball players Major League Baseball hired a Trump-allied lobbying firm "for guidance on finding a solution that ends the human trafficking of Cuban baseball players...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Former FARC leader in Colombia fails to show up in court in drug-trafficking case A missing former FARC rebel commander-turned-lawmaker who helped negotiate Colombia's 2016 peace deal failed to show up in court on Tuesday to face qu...
17:32, 07/09/2019

Financier Epstein goes from luxury life to confined jail cell after sex trafficking charges Wealthy American financier Jeffrey Epstein, charged with sex trafficking in underage girls, is now confined to a cell in a fortress-like concrete towe...
06:00, 07/10/2019

Trump officials secretly contacted Maduro hardliner accused of drug trafficking The Trump administration's new talks highlight the White House’s stalled effort to oust Nicolas Maduro and install opposition leader Juan G...
08:32, 08/27/2019

Jeffrey Epstein paid $350G to potential witnesses in sex trafficking case, prosecutors say Financier Jeffrey Epstein paid $350,000 to two potential witnesses against him in his sex trafficking case, federal prosecutors alleged Friday in a bi...
19:16, 07/12/2019

British model Chloe Ayling testifies against accused kidnapper: ‘They said they had taken me for a sex trafficking gang’ Glamour model Chloe Ayling broke down in tears Friday as she testified via video against a man accused of kidnapping her for six days in 2017, accordi...
21:32, 05/31/2019

Democratic megadonor Ed Buck now facing allegations of human trafficking, revenge porn Ed Buck, the California Democratic megadonor suspected in the deaths of two black men who suffered fatal crystal methamphetamine overdoses in his home...
23:00, 07/09/2019

Trump Urges USPS and FedEx to Crackdown on Fentanyl Trafficking From China. They’ve Been Trying for Years With tensions over trade with China escalating, President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is “ordering” the U.S. postal service and ex...
13:32, 08/26/2019

Convicted murderer, trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown freed from Tennessee jail Cyntoia Brown, a Nashville woman who was serving life in prison for killing a man while she was a sex trafficking victim, was released early Wednesday...
14:00, 08/07/2019

GOP senators introduce bill requiring DNA testing of migrants to curb child trafficking Senate Republicans this week introduced a bill to implement DNA testing of migrants claiming to be part of a family unit as they come to the southern ...
15:32, 09/14/2019

'Bride' trafficking – How Chinese gangs lure Pakistani girls into fake marriages Pakistan has arrested a number of Chinese nationals for marrying Pakistani girls and then forcing them into prostitution in China. The scandal has sho...
06:32, 05/11/2019

Tucson Police officer wants to build recovery center for young sex trafficking survivors TUCSON- A Tucson Police officer is on a mission to open a recovery center to help young survivors of sex trafficking. “In the human trafficking ...
23:32, 09/03/2019

African crime ring charged with trafficking ivory, rhino horns, heroin Four Africa-based men have been charged in Manhattan federal court with dealing more than $7 million in rhino horns and elephant ivory from the protec...
22:16, 06/13/2019

North Korea, Iran, Russia among least active in combating human trafficking, report says North Korea, Russia and Iran are among the nations cited in a new report as being among the least active in trying to curb the scourge of human traffi...
07:48, 07/22/2019

Hundreds of turtles, Southwest Airlines and a secret video: Trafficking ringleader arrested Nathan Horton is charged with violating the Lacey Act for wildlife trafficking. He illegally shipped hundreds of turtles to China as pets.  ...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Sex-trafficking victim, who killed a man as a teen, set free in case championed by Kardashian, Rihanna A sex-trafficking victim, who was sentenced as a teenager to life in prison for murder, was released from a Tennessee prison on Wednesday after servin...
13:00, 08/07/2019

AI luminary Marvin Minsky allegedly had sex with trafficking victim on Jeffrey Epstein’s island AI luminary Marvin Minsky allegedly had sex with a trafficking victim on Jeffrey Epstein's island, according to a recently unsealed deposition.Read Mo...
04:48, 08/10/2019

Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking trial expected to begin no sooner than June 2020 Jeffrey Epstein's defense lawyers told Judge Richard Berman they want the sex trafficking trial for the former friend of Presidents Donald Trump ...
19:48, 07/31/2019

Jeffrey Epstein dies by suicide a month after arrest in child sex trafficking case Epstein, 66, hanged himself in Manhattan's Metropolitan Correctional Center, where he was being held without bail. He was found at 6:30 a.m. Satu...
09:48, 08/10/2019

Human trafficking victims recount tales of being forced into modern-day slavery: 'It was a living hell' For the past several months, the investigative unit at Fox News has examined the issue of human trafficking in the United States and what was uncovere...
10:16, 05/11/2019

Trump labor secretary who cut Epstein deal plans to slash funds for sex trafficking victims Democrats condemn as ‘amoral’ Alex Acosta’s proposed 80% funding cut for US agency that combats child sex trafficking Alexander Acosta, the US labor s...
06:00, 07/10/2019

Exclusive: U.S. drug czar to travel to China to press government to stop fentanyl trafficking U.S. drug czar James Carroll says he will be traveling to China by year's end to inspect their efforts to crack down on fentanyl manufacturers and pre...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Probe Agency Attaches Assets Worth Crores In Online Drug Trafficking Case The Enforcement Directorate on Friday said it has attached assets worth over Rs 3 crore in Delhi, Punjab and Goa in connection with a money laundering...
21:32, 08/30/2019

Self-improvement guru whose teachings seduced actresses and heiresses is convicted in New York sex trafficking case NEW YORK (AP) — Self-improvement guru whose teachings seduced actresses and heiresses is convicted in New York sex trafficking case....
13:00, 06/19/2019

Alan Dershowitz mock trial on child trafficking in the Bible canceled after Epstein suicide The cancellation comes less than a week after Jeffrey Epstein, Alan Dershowitz's former client, died of an apparent suicide while awaiting trial ...
02:32, 08/15/2019

Mexico’s forgotten border town mixes sun, sand, crime and drug trafficking Playa Bagdad, referred to as 'Playa Baghdad' by the Drug Enforcement Agency, is known for crime, not migrants.     ...
23:32, 08/27/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo cleared in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case Former Major League Baseball stars Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo were reportedly cleared in a Dominican Republic drug case after a judge ruled there...
17:00, 08/30/2019

How an early Biden crime bill created the sentencing disparity for crack and cocaine trafficking The 1986 law including the “100-1” provision passed with overwhelming support. Biden later disavowed the measure, which came to be viewed as one of th...
21:16, 07/28/2019

Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, awaiting sex trafficking charges, dead of apparent suicide Jeffrey Epstein, the disgraced financier who faced federal sex trafficking charges, died early Saturday in his New York jail cell in an apparent suici...
10:48, 08/10/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged sex trafficking involved locations in NY, Virgin Islands, Florida, NM ranch: attorney Billionaire financier and registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is due in court Monday following an arrest on new charges that he trafficked young g...
19:00, 07/07/2019

Conflict, climate change among factors that increase ‘desperation that enables human trafficking to flourish’, says UN chief To mark the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has stressed that “human trafficking is a hein...
07:48, 07/30/2019

Health Care Workers in the UK Turned Over an Undocumented Immigrant Trafficking Victim to Police, Case Report Says Doctors are getting increasingly entangled in the anti-immigrant rhetoric that has gripped the U.S. and other countries—and, predictably, it’s having ...
14:00, 07/18/2019

What Is It About Eurovision That Gives It Enduring Appeal? Finnish death-metallers dressed like Whitewalkers, check. Cypriot DJing on a gramophone, check. Montenegrin rapping astronauts, check. Giant turkey fr...
06:48, 05/18/2019

Mike Pompeo releases human trafficking report citing China, Iran, North Korea as offenders U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said human trafficking is a "stain" on humanity that violates basic human rights and named China, Iran, North Kore...
08:32, 06/20/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- arrested in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were r...
16:00, 08/20/2019

‘Search For & Refuse All Deliveries.’ Amid Trade War, Trump Urges USPS Crackdown on Fentanyl Trafficking From China With tensions over trade with China escalating, President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is “ordering” the U.S. postal service and ex...
23:00, 08/23/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- linked to Dominican Republic drug trafficking ring: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were i...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Why Martin Shkreli Lost His Appeal An appeals court determined that a judge’s instruction to jurors — that “no ultimate harm” to investors was not a defense for a securities fraud charg...
00:48, 08/01/2019

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute Amazon.com Inc on Friday defeated an appeal by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in what the online retailer has called a $1.5 billion dispute over it...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS "English Premier League side Chelsea have filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by world soccer...
03:00, 06/07/2019

Qualcomm will appeal €242m EU fine Qualcomm will appeal a €242 million fine handed out by the European Commission (EC) for the abuse of its dominant position in the 3G baseband c...
06:16, 07/19/2019

Instagram Will Soon Let You Appeal Post Takedowns From App Instagram is planning to let users appeal a takedown of controversial content and allow them to request a review of any content that was taken down, a...
09:32, 05/08/2019

Auto jobs still appeal to students A recent study found that among values would-be workers say they want in a future employer, trustworthiness, a strong reputation and a history of inno...
15:32, 08/06/2019

Chelsea transfer ban appeal rejected "Chelsea have suffered a blow to their summer recruitment drive after FIFA\u0027s Appeal Committee rejected their appeal against a two-window transfer...
05:48, 05/08/2019

Don't Come To Delhi, DK Shivakumar's Appeal To His Supporters Arrested Congress leader DK Shivakumar has appealed to his supporters not to come to New Delhi to express solidarity with him, in the backdrop of a la...
14:00, 09/15/2019

Tom Ford goes for simplicity with flashes of sex appeal New head of the Council of Fashion Designers of America headed downtown and undergroundTom Ford eschewed his usual spot in the historic Park Avenue Ar...
12:32, 09/10/2019

ICC prosecutor: will appeal Gbagbo's acquittal The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Monday said her office would appeal the acquittal of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo...
10:00, 09/16/2019

Instagram will soon let you appeal post takedowns While Instagram has made it easy for users to report posts that may violate its policies, there hasn't been a way for people to contest those dec...
13:16, 05/07/2019

Botswana government to appeal against law legalising gay sex Attorney general says high court was mistaken in its ruling decriminalising homosexualityBotswana’s government will appeal against a high court ruling...
08:49, 07/06/2019

‘Bridgegate’ defendant wants to be freed during appeal TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former aide to former Gov. Chris Christie wants to be released from prison following a major development in the George Washingt...
08:48, 07/01/2019

UN to appeal for $1.2 billion to help 5 million Palestinians The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees says he hopes donors will be as generous this year as they were last year after the United States...
17:16, 06/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged sex trafficking victim named Bill Richardson, George Mitchell in newly released documents A woman who has long claimed disgraced money man Jeffrey Epstein forced her to have sex with powerful men named two prominent Democratic politicians -...
19:16, 08/09/2019

The famous connections of Jeffrey Epstein, the elite wealth manager who died in jail while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges Davidoff Studios/Getty Images Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in an apparent suicide in a Manhattan jail on Saturday, August 10 as he awaited trial on...
12:48, 09/09/2019

Rose McGowan VMA dress: Charmed star's iconic 1998 look was a 'political statement' after her alleged assault by Harvey Weinstein McGowan made headlines when she wore a 'naked dress' to the VMAs in 1998. Speaking to Jameela Jamil on her I Weigh series she has now revealed the dre...
11:32, 05/01/2019

Joe Biden rejects criticism he is the ‘old guy’ Joe Biden on Saturday rejected the idea that he’s too old to run for office. “I know I get criticized — ‘Biden says he can bring the...
20:00, 06/29/2019

Folau waives right to appeal, says 'no confidence' in process "Israel Folau waived his right to appeal the termination of his contract by Rugby Australia due to a lack of \"confidence\" in their process, the form...
08:48, 05/20/2019

Celebrity appeal raises €500,000 for Sea-Watch captain A funding campaign for the arrested captain of a rescue vessel has raised half a million euros. Sea-Watch 3 skipper Carola Rackete faces prison after ...
15:48, 06/30/2019

| UEFA dismiss Montenegro's appeal against racism rap Montenegro will have to play one match behind closed doors after UEFA rejected their appeal against punishement for racist abuse towards England playe...
15:00, 05/23/2019

NFL denies appeal of 4-game ban by Giants' Tate The NFL has denied Giants receiver Golden Tate's appeal of his four-game suspension for using a performance-enhancing substance that he said came from...
14:49, 08/13/2019

'Puppy dog eyes' have evolved to appeal to humans Dog owners have long been aware of the phenomenon of puppy dog eyes -- just a simple glance from a canine companion can soften even the hardest of hum...
07:32, 06/18/2019

Semenya loses appeal against testosterone rules Olympic athlete Caster Semenya has lost her appeal against rules designed to decrease naturally high testosterone levels in some female runners. (May ...
15:32, 05/01/2019

Maximum Security disqualification appeal denied Maximum Security's disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner is not subject to appeal, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission announced Monday, but ...
18:16, 05/06/2019

Opinion: Does Porsche have the brand appeal of Tesla? Porsche has a brilliant past and present, but Tesla’s reign as the cool kid of EVs means brand competition is fierce Porsche, purveyor of extraordina...
04:00, 09/05/2019

Frenchman in vegetative state kept alive after appeal to UN PARIS (AP) — A last-ditch appeal to the United Nations has forced French doctors to resume life support for a man who has been in a vegetative state f...
08:00, 05/21/2019

Can you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams Where pictures and puzzles intersectJohn Venn – the British logician who around 1880 devised the ‘Venn diagram’ – celebrates his 185th birthday this w...
01:16, 07/29/2019

Did you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you these four Venn diagram teasers:1) Think of a fraction that could belong in each of the region...
20:16, 07/29/2019

Source: Donaldson wins appeal; ban dropped Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson won his appeal and will not be suspended for a benches-clearing incident with the Pirates earlier this month, a so...
12:16, 06/21/2019

Australian cardinal to appeal child sex convictions The most senior Catholic convicted of child sex abuse will soon ask an Australian appeals court to reverse convictions on charges of molesting two cho...
03:16, 06/04/2019

Swimming: U.S. await result of King DQ appeal USA Swimming have filed an appeal following the disqualification of Lilly King from the women's 200 meters breaststroke heats on Thursday at the world...
23:16, 07/24/2019

Prosecutors to appeal would-be bomber's 16-year sentence Federal prosecutors plan to appeal the 16-year prison sentence given to a man for trying to kill hundreds of people by detonating what he thought was ...
01:16, 06/20/2019

Sweden won’t appeal decision not to arrest Assange STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Swedish prosecutor won’t appeal a decision not to detain WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain and s...
07:32, 06/20/2019

Ferrari To Appeal Against Vettel's Five-Second Time Penalty The stewards' decision reminded Ferrari that they had the right to appeal, although technically the sporting regulations state that in-race penalties ...
11:16, 06/10/2019

Swedish prosecutor won’t appeal A$AP Rocky verdict A Swedish prosecutor says he won’t appeal a verdict against American rapper A$AP Rocky and his two bodyguards who had been found guilty of assault for...
07:00, 08/27/2019

The Latest: GOP to appeal Ohio redistricting ruling CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on a federal court ruling that Ohio’s congressional map is unconstitutional (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Republican...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Swedish prosecutor says will not appeal A$AP Rocky verdict The Swedish prosecutor in an assault case involving A$AP Rocky said on Tuesday he would not appeal the verdict which saw the U.S. rapper get a suspend...
02:00, 08/27/2019

Ferrari Summoned Over Sebastian Vettel Appeal Sebastian Vettel won the Canadian race 'on the road' but was relegated to second place behind Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes by a five seconds time penalt...
09:48, 06/20/2019

Maximum Security owner to appeal; no Preakness The owners of Maximum Security plan to file an appeal contending that their horse should be declared the rightful winner of the 2019 Kentucky Derby, o...
08:16, 05/06/2019

U.S. Goalkeeper Rejects Questions About Her Skill The U.S. women’s soccer team has moved through the World Cup with a superstar-loaded roster, but one question loomed: Did its goalkeeper measure up? A...
07:16, 07/03/2019

Court rejects privacy suit A federal appeals court has torpedoed allegations that SiriusXM violated the Driver's Privacy Protection Act by using information collected in a deale...
01:32, 09/09/2019

Mother of French quadriplegic brings appeal to keep him alive to U.N. The mother of a quadriplegic French man who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade brought her case to the United Nations on Monday, se...
12:48, 07/01/2019

Cardinal George Pell Loses Appeal of Conviction A panel of Australian judges ruled 2-1 to uphold Cardinal George Pell’s conviction for assaulting two young choir boys inside a cathedral that was the...
20:32, 08/20/2019

Martin Shkreli loses appeal of conviction, sentence A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld the conviction and seven-year prison term of former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli for defrauding ...
09:48, 07/18/2019

Facebook may owe billions after losing facial recognition appeal A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected Facebook Inc’s effort to undo a class-action lawsuit claiming that it illegally collected and stored biom...
22:16, 08/09/2019

Jayhawks' De Sousa wins appeal, eligible to play Forward Silvio De Sousa, who was a key reserve in Kansas' run to the Final Four in the 2017-18 season, won his appeal against the NCAA and has had his...
13:16, 05/24/2019

PM favorite Johnson must broaden appeal to win any UK election: pollster Boris Johnson, frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, cannot win a general election without broadening his appeal to floating voters who i...
07:32, 06/05/2019

ECJ judges reject BMW appeal over state aid for Leipzig plant German carmaker BMW had appealed against a European Commission decision to limit state aid for developing electric and hybrid cars at its Leipzig plan...
12:16, 07/29/2019

UN and Red Cross chiefs appeal for end to use of explosive weapons in cities With some 50 million people in urban areas suffering from the impact of armed conflict, war in cities “cannot be back-page news”, the UN Secretary-Gen...
09:32, 09/18/2019

Canadian man sentenced to death in China has appeal hearing A Chinese court held an appeal hearing Thursday for a Canadian who was sentenced to death for drug smuggling in a case that has deepened a diplomatic ...
07:32, 05/09/2019

Supreme Court to hear New Jersey 'Bridgegate' appeal The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear an appeal concerning the criminal convictions of two former associates of former New Jersey Governor C...
10:48, 06/28/2019

‘Puppy dog eyes’ were developed to appeal to humans: research NEW YORK — What’s behind those hard-to-resist puppy dog eyes? New research suggests that over thousands of years of dog domestication, people pr...
04:00, 06/18/2019

Israel Folau will not appeal over Australia sacking but 'considering all avenues' Israel Folau will not appeal against his sacking by Rugby Australia but says his decision is "in no way an acceptance of the judicial panel's findings...
07:32, 05/20/2019

Prosecutors to respond in Boston Marathon bomber’s appeal BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are expected to file their response in Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-e...
02:00, 06/27/2019

Court Agrees To Listen To Led Zeppelin In ‘Stairway’ Appeal SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — “Stairway to Heaven” will get another hearing, this time to a packed house. A panel of eleven judges from the 9th U.S...
18:32, 06/10/2019

Venezuela loses appeal over Crystallex attachment of assets A U.S. federal appeals court on Monday rejected an appeal by Venezuela's state-owned oil company to set aside an order allowing Canadian gold mining c...
08:16, 07/29/2019