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News: Weekend Reads

Time's Up CEO resigned after sexual misconduct accusations made against her son

Friday  17:28,   22 february 2019
thehill

Time's Up anti-harassment group CEO Lisa Borders stepped down earlier this week following sexual misconduct accusations made against her son, according to the Los Angeles Times. Borders abruptly left the group on Monday, saying she needed to address >>>

Opinions | WWII’s most iconic kiss wasn’t romantic — it was assault

Friday  17:27,   22 february 2019
washingtonpost

Opinions | WWII’s most iconic kiss wasn’t romantic — it was... >>>

Jody Wilson-Raybould Did A Poor Job As Justice Minister

Friday  17:27,   22 february 2019
huffingtonpost.ca

In the last two weeks, reports have emerged that Justin Trudeau, or someone in the Prime Minister's Office, may have attempted to influence the prosecution of the SNC-Lavalin Case. The fallout has been well publicized, and ultimately led to Jody... >>>

Woman dies after Michelin-starred meal

Friday  07:35,   22 february 2019
bbc

Another 28 people who ate at the RiFF restaurant in Valencia also fell... >>>

Mitch McConnell is on the verge of facing the 18 longest days of his political life

Friday  01:16,   22 february 2019
cnn

Mitch McConnell's life is about to get a lot more complicated. As soon as Friday, the Democratic-controlled House will vote on a privileged resolution to terminate President Donald Trump's invocation of the National Emergencies Act to secure funding >>>

Patrick Frazee tried to have his fiancee killed 3 times before fatal beating, investigator says

Thursday  07:35,   21 february 2019
cnn

A Colorado man accused of beating the mother of his child to death with a baseball bat tried to persuade his new girlfriend to kill her three times before he took the matter into his own hands, investigators said. Patrick Frazee will face a murder... >>>

Richard Branson reveals how his new adults-only cruise line Virgin Voyages is going to turn the cruise industry upside down

Thursday  07:35,   21 february 2019
msn

Richard Branson's new adults-only cruise line Virgin Voyages is officially open for business. Tickets for its maiden voyage in April 2020 are on... >>>

Here’s Why Meghan’s Baby Shower in New York Raised Royal Eyebrows

Thursday  00:15,   21 february 2019
bestlifeonline

Meghan Markle's whirlwind five-day visit to New York City this week is making headlines on both sides of the pond—and not for no... >>>

A private detective, a mysterious witness and an alleged $100,000 cash drop: A widow’s desperate quest to find her husband’s killer takes a bizarre turn

Wednesday  12:55,   20 february 2019
washingtonpost

A Virginia woman says the private detective obtained a statement from a witness to her husband’s slaying. That’s when things turned... >>>

MAGA hat-wearing Kentucky teen sues Washington Post for $250 million, alleging ‘McCarthyism’

Wednesday  10:45,   20 february 2019
globalnews.ca

Nick Sandmann has accused The Washington Post of bullying him in a $250-million lawsuit against the... >>>

This Is Why Meghan Markle Is Having a Baby Shower—But Kate Middleton Didn’t

Wednesday  08:35,   20 february 2019
readersdigest.ca

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, touched down in New York City for a weekend with her closest friends—and a baby... >>>

Lady Gaga and Fiancé Christian Carino End Engagement

Wednesday  05:21,   20 february 2019
people

Lady Gaga and Fiancé Christian Carino End Engagement Lady Gaga and her fiancé Christian Carino have ended their engagement, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. “It just didn’t work out. Relationships sometimes end,” a source tells PEOPLE, adding >>>

Meghan Markle's baby shower theme revealed – and the special meaning behind it

Wednesday  05:21,   20 february 2019
hellomagazine

Meghan Markle baby shower theme revealed. The Duchess of Sussex is expecting her first child with Prince Harry this... >>>

Police officer leaves pregnant waitress $100 tip along with 'lovely message' written on check

Wednesday  02:46,   20 february 2019
msn

The waitress' father said the police officer made his daughter's "year" after leaving the sweet note following lunch at the Lamp Post Diner in Gloucester Township,... >>>

Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him

Tuesday  23:25,   19 february 2019
nytimes

Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling... >>>