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Prosecutors want to call 19 other accusers at Cosby retrial

Prosecutors want to call 19 other accusers at Cosby retrial

PHILADELPHIA — Prosecutors preparing for Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual assault charges want to call 19 other accusers to try to show a pattern of "prior bad acts" over five decades. The comedian's first trial ended with a hung jury in June.
Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

Amazon narrows list to 20 for its second headquarters

NEW YORK — Amazon narrowed its search for a second headquarters city Thursday to 20 locations, concentrated mostly in the East and the Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, as the company kept its international options open.
Brigitte Bardot: 'MeToo' actresses are 'hypocritical'

Brigitte Bardot: 'MeToo' actresses are 'hypocritical'

PARIS — Former French actress and sex symbol Brigitte Bardot says most actresses who have protested sexual harassment are "hypocritical" and "ridiculous" because many of them "tease" producers to land film parts.
Luggage limbo: Bags still missing after JFK airport woes

Luggage limbo: Bags still missing after JFK airport woes

NEW YORK — Newlywed Ziad Dallal and his wife arrived home in New York, with wedding keepsakes in their bags, to find John F.

Russia probes come up against claims of executive privilege

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's White House is relying on a sweeping interpretation of executive privilege that is rankling members of Congress on both sides of the aisle as current and former advisers parade to Capitol Hill for questioning abo
Winter weather deaths climb to 15 as South cleans up snow

Winter weather deaths climb to 15 as South cleans up snow

DURHAM, N.C. — The deep freeze that killed at least 15 people and shut down much of the South began to relent Thursday as crews worked to clear roads blanketed by a slow-moving storm that left ice and snow in places that usually enjoy mild winters.

Underwear dance in dorm nearly gets Russian cadets expelled

MOSCOW — An underwear dance video filmed in a college dormitory nearly got some Russian cadet pilots expelled and sparked a discussion among Russia's political elite.
Prince Harry, Meghan Markel visit Wales in whirlwind tour

Prince Harry, Meghan Markel visit Wales in whirlwind tour

LONDON — Prince Harry has introduced his American fiancee to a new part of Britain ahead of their planned nuptials in May.
Drought-stricken Cape Town tightens water restrictions

Drought-stricken Cape Town tightens water restrictions

JOHANNESBURG — The South African city of Cape Town announced new water restrictions Thursday to combat drought, saying it was looking more likely that it will have to turn off most taps on "Day Zero," or April 21.
Trump hoping to keep Pennsylvania seat in Republican hands

Trump hoping to keep Pennsylvania seat in Republican hands

President Donald Trump on Thursday pledged "total support" for a Pennsylvania lawmaker trying to keep a House seat in Republican hands in the first congressional race of the year, tweeting his endorsement hours before visiting the state.