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Naruto, a crested macaque in Indonesia
April 24, 2018 - 2:25 pm
By Susannah Cullinane, CNN (CNN) -- Monkey ©. Monkey don't. Naruto, a crested macaque in Indonesia, has no rights to the (adorable) selfies he took on a nature photographer's camera, according to the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. That court upheld a lower court's previous ruling, which said,...
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Malcolm Jenkins
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Mike DeNardo
April 24, 2018 - 10:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The White House says plans are in the works to arrange a visit by the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles. No date is set yet, but this White House invitation brings a helmetful of political overtones. How many players will go? The Eagles, of course, won the...
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June 7, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse on the third day of the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial. Mandatory Credit: Mark Makela/Getty Images-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
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Jim Melwert
April 24, 2018 - 10:10 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- A jury is hearing closing arguments Tuesday in Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial in Montgomery County. Prosecutors are presenting their case in the afternoon, but in the morning the jury heard a two-hour close from the defense. Both Tom Meserau and Kathleen Bliss...
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Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, California
AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing, File
April 24, 2018 - 9:29 am
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to...
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Vertis Boyce receives a kidney
April 24, 2018 - 8:14 am
By Andrea Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- Vertis Boyce is a 70-year-old African-American woman. But her new kidney used to belong to a 24-year-old Hispanic man. And before that, it belonged to a 17-year-old white girl. Boyce's organ's journey, and her new lease on life, are the result of a rare procedure in...
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Munoz made $9.6 million in 2017.
United Airlines
April 23, 2018 - 9:48 pm
By Julia Horowitz (CNN Money) -- United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is skipping his annual bonus after a rough year. Munoz made $9.6 million in 2017, according to a corporate filing released Monday. He told employees in a letter that he chose not to receive his bonus to "send a message about the...
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Travis Reinking, the man suspected of killing four people at a Nashville-area Waffle House, is in custody.
Nashville Metro Police
April 23, 2018 - 8:57 pm
By Holly Yan and Emanuella Grinberg (CNN) — The gunman accused of killing four people at a Nashville-area Waffle House was arrested Monday after a frantic manhunt, police said. A tip from the community led to Travis Reinking's arrest shortly after 1 p.m. in a wooded area near his Nashville...
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(Metro Nashville Police Department via AP)
April 23, 2018 - 2:24 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The suspect in a quadruple homicide at a Nashville Waffle House was taken into custody Monday, police said. Authorities had mounted a massive manhunt for 29-year-old Travis Reinking, after the Sunday morning attacks. Authorities announced the arrest Monday afternoon on...
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Joe Biden
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April 23, 2018 - 10:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden will address students, faculty and staff of Saint Joseph’s University on Tuesday. The talk is this year's Haub School of Business Evelyn S. and Anthony M. Carfagno Lecture , which promotes civic engagement and thought leadership by...
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Syracuse, New York
April 23, 2018 - 9:44 am
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire. Chancellor Kent Syverud called the Theta Tau video "racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic, ableist and sexist" in a video...
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