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Ohio State: 100 ex-students report sex misconduct by doctor

Ohio State: 100 ex-students report sex misconduct by doctor

COLUMBUS, Ohio — More than 100 former students have provided firsthand accounts of sexual misconduct by the now-dead Ohio State University team physician at the centre of an ongoing investigation, the university said on Friday.
David Spade: Family coming together after Kate Spade's death

David Spade: Family coming together after Kate Spade's death

LOS ANGELES — Just a month after funeral services for his sister-in-law, comic-actor David Spade was back to business, promoting his new movie. But he also offered a few words about his family tragedy.
Crisis for Macron as security aide is detained for beating

Crisis for Macron as security aide is detained for beating

PARIS — French investigators on Friday detained for questioning one of President Emmanuel Macron's top security aides who was caught on camera beating a protester in May, sparking a major political crisis for the French leader.
Suspect confesses in killing of Olympic figure skater

Suspect confesses in killing of Olympic figure skater

MOSCOW — One of two men detained in Kazakhstan on suspicion of killing Olympic figure skating medallist Denis Ten has confessed, authorities said Friday.
India's Parliament rejects no confidence against motion

India's Parliament rejects no confidence against motion

NEW DELHI — Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi accused the government of failing to live up to its promises as the Indian Parliament on Friday debated and defeated a no-confidence motion moved by the opposition against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's
Nerve agent victim released from UK hospital after poisoning

Nerve agent victim released from UK hospital after poisoning

LONDON — Nerve agent victim Charlie Rowley has been released from the hospital after three weeks of treatment since being poisoned, U.K. officials said Friday.

Bread businesswoman, Alabama singer in business hall of fame

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The founder of Sister Schubert's Homemade Rolls and the lead singer of the country music band Alabama are being honoured by the University of Alabama's business school.
Democrats wrestle with election-year message on health care

Democrats wrestle with election-year message on health care

WASHINGTON — Ringed by a handful of cheering activist supporters, liberal House Democrats gathered outside the Capitol this week to announce they were forming a caucus to seek "Medicare for All" — shorthand for government-financed health care.

Vietnam convicts, deports US man who joined rare protest

HANOI, Vietnam — A Vietnamese court on Friday convicted an American man of disturbing public order after he took part in a rare protest and ordered him deported.
Statue honouring Chris Cornell to be erected in Seattle

Statue honouring Chris Cornell to be erected in Seattle

SEATTLE — The late grunge pioneer Chris Cornell will be remembered in the city where he was born. Cornell's wife on Friday announced a statue will be erected Aug. 29 at Seattle's Museum of Pop Culture.