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December 14, 2017 12:00 PM Sinclair’s Purchase of Tribune Likely to Win Approval of Justice Department

Companies would have to sell some TV stations; FCC must also give its blessing WASHINGTON—The Justice Department has signaled it is willing to grant approval to Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.’s planned takeover of Tribune Media Co. but it wants the companies to sell off roughly a dozen television stations. The department told the companies the deal as currently 17

December 14, 2017 4:27 AM Indonesia court rejects petition to bar consensual sex outside marriage

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s constitutional court on Thursday narrowly rejected a controversial petition to bar all consensual sex outside of marriage in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country. Five of nine judges voted for the case to be thrown out, in a victory for rights activists who had feared the petition brought by a conservative group 21

December 13, 2017 1:42 AM South Korea to hold emergency meeting on cryptocurrencies, measures expected Friday

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s government has called an emergency meeting to discuss the trading of cryptocurrencies, and measures on the market will be announced on Friday, a central bank official said on Wednesday. The official declined to give further details, but the announcement underscores how global regulators are grappling with the frenzy over cryptocurrencies 22

December 13, 2017 12:27 AM The Latest: Lawyer: Not clear Trump rules would affect women

A lawyer for the U.S. Department of Justice says it's not clear that new rules crafted by the Trump administration would cause any women to lose insurance coverage for birth control services. Deputy Assistant Attorney General Ethan Davis made the comments during a hearing in federal court in Oakland on Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by California to block 22

December 10, 2017 7:50 AM Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Jerusalem

JAKARTA, Indonesia – About 10,000 Indonesians have rallied outside the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta in support of Palestinians and denouncing President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The protesters are carrying banners reading "US Embassy, Gets Out from Al Quds," ''Free Jerusalem and Palestinians" and "We are with the Palestinians 18

December 9, 2017 6:39 PM Court upholds ‘Making a Murderer’ defendant Brendan Dassey’s conviction

A federal appeals court in Chicago narrowly upheld Brendan Dassey's murder conviction Friday. A federal appeals court upheld Brendan Dassey’s murder conviction Friday, requiring him to serve the rest of his life in prison. The decision from the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals reverses a federal judge’s ruling that Dassey, a subject of Netflix’s 34

December 9, 2017 7:33 AM Suspect in Bronx, Yonkers cold-case murders extradited from Florida

Detectives walk Christopher Gonzalez into a Bronx precinct Friday night. A former Bronx man was shipped to New York Friday to face rape and murder charges. Christopher Gonzalez, 36, was brought back to the Bronx to face justice for killing 19-year-old Dora Almoteser in her apartment on E. 180th St. in Van Nest on Dec. 2, 2000, police said. Gonzalez allegedly 26

December 8, 2017 11:50 PM Hedge fund manager: Trump asked me if Amazon is a monopoly

President Trump's beef with Amazon came into view again this week. Hedge fund billionaire Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors, in a television interview on CNBC Thursday, spoke of a comment he says Trump made to him about Amazon at a White House dinner with business executives last summer. "Twice he asked me if I thought Amazon was a monopoly," Cooperman 23

December 8, 2017 8:29 PM Margot Robbie on Her Budding Friendship with Gal Gadot: 'I [Always] Want to Give Her a Big Hug'

The 27-year-old actress sat down with PEOPLE and talked all about her budding friendship with Gal Gadot and Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins. “As soon as I saw Wonder Woman at the cinema, I immediately wrote to [Gal] and Patty and said how proud they had made me feel to be a woman in the DC universe,” Robbie says. “I sat there watching that movie 23

December 8, 2017 6:53 AM Sen. Warren to address Reform Judaism convention

BOSTON – Thousands of delegates attending a Reform Judaism convention in Boston will be hearing from Sen. Elizabeth Warren. The Massachusetts Democrat is expected to discuss economic justice issues during her address to The Union For Reform Judaism on Friday. The group says a record number of attendees from more than 500 congregations in the U.S., Canada 17