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Trump defends decision to settle Trump University lawsuits

Trump defends decision to settle Trump University lawsuits

The Trump University case emerged as a political issue during the presidential campaign. After a day of back and forth with U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Miller in San Diego , and another day of negotiating with the NY attorney general regarding his lawsuit , a $25 million settlement was signed Friday.



Court stops 'Making a Murderer' inmate's release

It was expected that Dassey would be released from prison by Friday. "Moments ago, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit granted the State of Wisconsin's motion to stay U.S. U.S. Magistrate Judge William Duffin wrote at the time that investigators made repeated claims to Dassey that they already knew what occurred the night of the murder and falsely promised him that he had nothing to worry about.


With wife in gallery, Cink has career-low 62 at Sea Island

With wife in gallery, Cink has career-low 62 at Sea Island

Ko said. "That's why no matter what position I am, I'm the chaser". "I think it's a big boost to finish strong, especially on that closing stretch", Hughes said. "I was happy to shoot a couple under with such windy conditions". "It should be fun", Pan said. At 11 under is Swafford, Blayne Barber (63-68), Chad Campbell (66-65) and Chesson Hadley (65-66).



Thousands hold anti-PM rally in Malaysia; 17 detained

Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad attended the mass rally Saturday after coming out in support of the protests in a video posted to YouTube this week. This marked the fifth rally organised by Bersih, which also held similar protests concurrently in two Malaysian cities on Borneo island. Police have said the Bersih rally is illegal.



Singer-Songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dead at age 82

Sony Music Canada broke the news on the artist's Facebook page . The "Hallelujah" hitmaker has passed away at the age of 82 and the hugely influential singer-and-poet has sparked a flood of videos, lyric quotations and heartfelt messages on social media.


Migrant deaths rise on Mediterranean

Migrant deaths rise on Mediterranean

The recent incidents had many factors in common, the statement said, in that numerous rubber dinghies started to take on water in bad weather, causing the vessel to sink, meaning that many on board drowned. All in all, the IOM puts the death toll for 2016 at over 4,600 so far, making it the deadliest year on record already, with several bitter winter weeks still ahead.