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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Emirati officials claim convicted British academic is MI-6

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates— Emirati officials have shown a video to reporters of a British national convicted for spying, saying he is a captain in MI-6. At a news conference on Monday in Abu Dhabi, Emirati officials showed the video of Mathew Hedges, a 31-year-old doctorate student in Middle Eastern studies at Durham University. … Continue reading ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Emirati officials claim convicted British academic is MI-6

LOS ANGELES | Judge: Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85M in ex-lawyer’s suit

LOS ANGELES— A California judge on Monday ordered Stormy Daniels’ lawyer Michael Avenatti to pay $4.85 million to an attorney at his former law firm, the first time the potential presidential candidate is being held personally liable in the case. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Dennis Landin issued the ruling after turning down a request … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Judge: Michael Avenatti must pay $4.85M in ex-lawyer’s suit

TAOS, N.M | Evidence of child abuse at New Mexico compound under review

TAOS, N.M. — A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting. Two men and three women were scheduled to appear in New Mexico state district court Monday on accusations of child … Continue reading TAOS, N.M | Evidence of child abuse at New Mexico compound under review

BUDAPEST, Hungary | Force India still racing in Hungary despite court hearing

BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Force India team is racing in this weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix despite being placed into administration amid ongoing financial problems. The Silverstone-based team went into administration following a court hearing late Friday in London. “We shall be engaging with key stakeholders on an urgent basis to secure the best outcome for … Continue reading BUDAPEST, Hungary | Force India still racing in Hungary despite court hearing

BILLINGS, Mont.  | Disputed Keystone Pipeline project focus of court hearing

BILLINGS, Mont.  — Attorneys for the Trump administration were due in a Montana courtroom Thursday to defend the disputed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline against environmental groups that want to derail the project. The 1,179-mile (1,800-kilometer) line proposed by TransCanada Corporation was rejected in 2015 by former President Barack Obama because of its potential to … Continue reading BILLINGS, Mont.  | Disputed Keystone Pipeline project focus of court hearing

The Latest: Some Russians arrive for court hearing

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea /February 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest from the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): ___ 11:50 a.m. Some of the Russian athletes seeking last-ditch admission to the Pyeongchang Olympics have arrived for their appeal hearings. Forty-five Russian athletes and two coaches are seeking to overturn the International Olympic Committee’s decision not to … Continue reading The Latest: Some Russians arrive for court hearing

Fight for Virginia House continues with court hearing

RICHMOND, Va./January 05, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The long-running fight for control of the Virginia House of Delegates isn’t over. A federal judge is set to hear arguments Friday in a federal lawsuit challenging the results of a House race after numerous voters were assigned to the wrong district and thus given the wrong ballots. Democrat Joshua Cole lost … Continue reading Fight for Virginia House continues with court hearing

Judge to weigh suits on program protecting young immigrants

SAN FRANCISCO /December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Five lawsuits against the Trump administration’s decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation face a key federal court hearing in San Francisco that could put an early end to the legal challenges or give them a big boost. U.S. District Judge William Alsup will … Continue reading Judge to weigh suits on program protecting young immigrants