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Joy Villa Accused Touching A Man Inappropiately

[ad_1] Republicans will quickly turn on you. Singer Joy Villa was once a darling for conservatives, regularly appearing on Fox News, a passionate advocate for Trump and even wore a “Make America Great Again” gown to the Grammys. After Villa accused Trump’s former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski of touching her inappropriately, conservatives have now made her a target on social media and Fox News. As we reported, while taking a photo together in late November, Villa claimed Corey smacked her “ass really hard” and it was “completely demeaning and shocking.” Villa filed a lawsuit. Now, Fox News is accusing the singer of...

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Virginia GOP Pushes To Declare Winner In Disputed House Race

[ad_1] RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — It’s time to pick the winner in a bitterly contested election that could decide the balance of power in the Virginia House of Delegates, Republican leaders said Friday while urging a recount court to reject a bid by a Democratic challenger to reverse its decision declaring the race a tie. Lawyers for Republican Del. David Yancey urged state elections officials to schedule a random drawing of the winner’s name no later than Jan. 9, the day before the legislature reconvenes. In court documents, Yancey’s lawyers argued that a three-judge recount court has already reviewed a single disputed...

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Trump Lashes Out On Amazon Services

[ad_1] PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump returned to a favorite target Friday, saying that the U.S. Postal Service should charge Amazon.com more money to ship the millions of packages it sends around the world each year. Amazon has been a consistent recipient of Trump’s ire. He has accused the company of failing to pay “internet taxes,” though it’s never been made clear by the White House what the president means by that. In a tweet Friday, Trump said Amazon should be charged “MUCH MORE” by the post office because it’s “losing many billions of dollars a year” while it...

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Alabama Police Beat 17-Year-Old Black Teen

[ad_1] TROY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman said Friday that police officers severely beat her black 17-year-old son while he was handcuffed and she wants answers from authorities about what happened. Angela Williams shared a photo of her son’s bloodied face on Facebook and it went viral. Representatives for the family said Ulysses Wilkerson was startled by police on the night of Dec. 23 and he ran away. Officers caught up to him and beat him, they said. Pike County District Attorney Tom Anderson told CNN police said they used force after Wilkerson reached into his waistband for what they feared...

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What To Buy Every Month Of The Year In 2018

[ad_1] In 2018, you may resolve to save more, spend less or budget better. Whatever your money goal, the one common key to your success is shopping smart. That means knowing the best time to buy just about anything. To help you out, we’ve created a purchase calendar to help you plan your shopping for the year. JANUARY With a fresh page on the calendar comes a fresh start for sales. These products are discounted in January : —BEDDING AND LINENS. Department stores hold bedding and linen “white sales” in January with deep discounts on sheets and towels. —FITNESS EQUIPMENT. Retailers know you want to...

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‘Get Out’ Earns Best Picture & Screenplay By Film Critics Society

[ad_1] Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” has been named Best Picture by the Online Film Critics Society, which unveiled its annual awards today. The social horror pic, which has been scoring high marks among critics groups all awards season, also took the honor for Peele’s original screenplay. A trio of Brits took other key wins: Christopher Nolan was named Best Director for “Dunkirk,” Gary Oldman is Best Actor for “Darkest Hour,” and Sally Hawkins won Best Actress for “The Shape of Water.” “Dunkirk,” “Call My By Your Name” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” joined “Get Out” with multiple wins from the OFCS, which...

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Recy Taylor, Anti-Rape And Civil Rights Activist, Passes Away

[ad_1] Recy Taylor, who spearheaded an anti-rape activism movement in the Jim Crow South after she was abducted and brutally raped by six White men in 1944, passed away in Abbeville, Alabama on Thursday. She was 97. Taylor had been in good spirits on Wednesday before her sudden death in her sleep at a nursing home just three days before her 98th birthday, her brother Robert Corbitt said to The Associated Press. The brave woman was only 24 years old when she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted while she walked home from an Alabama church. Her case drew the attention of...

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Apple Apologizes For Secretly Slowing Older iPhones

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple apologized for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue. Many customers had interpreted the move as a way to for Apple to juice demand for newer iPhone models, their suspicions fueled by the fact that the company didn’t initially disclose the slowdowns or its reasons for them. Apple also said it will cut the price of a battery replacement by $50 to $29 through next year. New batteries had previously cost $79 for those who didn’t purchase the Apple Care maintenance plan. “We apologize,” the...

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For Some Reasons, Toddlers Love Getting Fruit For Christmas

[ad_1] Source: Jupiterimages / Getty Christmastime is always perfect when it comes to getting adorable videos. Whether it’s something super heart-wrenching like capturing some intimate family moments or just those one-of-a-kind videos you only get when you’re around your whole clan, the content around the Holidays is worth waiting for year-round. One video that has become notorious around the holidays is the cutest little toddler opening up his gift, which just happens to be a wrapped avocado. If you haven’t already seen it down your timeline, he’s extremely relatable to everyone who ahs ever had to act excited for a gift they...

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