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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FATHER RECALLS COMPOUND SUSPECT AS HIGH-STRUNG, NOT RADICAL A Muslim cleric who leads a well-known New York City mosque says he never believed his son, who is at the center of the New Mexico abuse case, was … Continue reading 10 Things to Know for Today

SAN FRANCISCO | Judges weigh scope of Trump sanctuary cities order

SAN FRANCISCO | April 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A federal appeals court on Wednesday scrutinized whether President Donald Trump’s executive order to withhold funding from so-called “sanctuary cities” threatened hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding to two California counties or potentially less than a million dollars as the administration claims. Ninth U.S. Circuit … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Judges weigh scope of Trump sanctuary cities order

Court sides with Marvin Gaye family in ‘Blurred Lines’ fight

LOS ANGELES /March 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a copyright infringement verdict against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over the 2013 hit song “Blurred Lines.” In a split decision from a three-judge panel, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals awarded $5.3 million to the family of Marvin Gaye, … Continue reading Court sides with Marvin Gaye family in ‘Blurred Lines’ fight

Federal appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban

SAN FRANCISCO/February 10, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A federal appeals court refused Thursday to reinstate President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations, unanimously rejecting the administration’s claim of presidential authority, questioning its motives and concluding that the order was unlikely to survive legal challenges. The three judges of the San Francisco-based 9th … Continue reading Federal appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban