French Court Rules Tuesday On Kate Middleton Bid To Suppress Topless Photos
September 17 2012 9:23 PM
Efforts by Prince William and Kate Middleton's lawyers were made on Monday regarding topless photos taken of Middleton while she was on vacation when they asked a French court to stop further publication, Business Week reported.
Sandusky to be Sentenced After October 9 Predator Hearing
September 17 2012 3:09 PM
The convicted child molester faces up to 373 years in prison.
Church of Scientology Blasts Vanity Fair?s Tom Cruise Expose As ?Shoddy Journalism? And ?Religious Bigotry? [Read Letter]
September 17 2012 2:12 PM
Jeffrey K. Riffer, a lawyer for the Church of Scientology, wrote an eight-page letter to Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter hoping to stop an expose of the church from ever being published.
Former French Oil Executive Extradited To Togo, Faces Fraud Charges
September 17 2012 11:51 AM
The former CEO of French oil corporation Elf Aquitaine, Loik Le Floch-Prigent, has been extradited from the Ivory Coast to Togo on charges relating to a $48 million fraud scheme. The funds in question were contained in a Togolese bank account belonging to the former military ruler of the Ivory Coast, Robert Guei, who was killed in 2002. Le Floch-Prigent had previously been convicted in France for embezzlement of hundres of millions of dollars in public funds during his time as head of Elf.
Usher Admits To Oprah That He Was Not Ready To Marry Tameka Foster, And Opens Up About Cheating Allegations
September 17 2012 11:27 AM
Usher sat down with Oprah at his home in Atlanta for the first candid interview since he filed for divorce in 2009 with his ex-wife Tameka Foster, and his revelations were shocking
Valarie Suau, Topless Kate Middleton Photographer, In Hiding Amidst Royal Photos Scandal And Legal Battle
September 17 2012 11:19 AM
On Monday following the scandal erupting throughout the world after topless photos of Kate Middleton were leaked and subsequently published in several magazines, police began a manhunt for the photographer of the images, Valarie Suau, along with Closer, the original publication.
India's 'Big Bang Friday' Reforms Might Just Stick
September 17 2012 1:35 AM
There were quiet celebrations in the offices of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh late last week after he stunned the country with a slew of steps to revive the tanking economy.
Fear And Latex In Los Angeles: Condom Use Pushed For Porn Industry
September 15 2012 1:30 PM
An AIDS advocacy group wants Los Angeles County to make sure all actors in pornographic films wear condoms, but the porn purveyors are overwhelmingly against it. A California ballot initiative will decide who prevails.
Surprise! Who Owns The Mag That Published The Kate Middleton Topless Photos? Silvio Berlusconi
September 14 2012 2:43 PM
The former prime minister of Italy, media billionaire and notorious womanizer owns hundreds of publications. It turns out that the French mag that disgusted Britain by doing what nobody had yet dared to do is also one of Berlusconi's many properties.
Kate Middleton Topless Photos: First Lady Of France Shares Her Pain
September 14 2012 12:27 PM
The First Lady of France, Valerie Trierweiler, won damages against a French magazine that published photos of her wearing a bikini on a beach. Perhaps Kate Middleton -- who has suffered the indignity of having topless photos of herself printed in France -- could take some inspiration from this.
OPINION: There Is No Debate, Obama Saved Ohio
September 14 2012 12:23 PM
Clearly, there is no debate. Based on the facts, it’s Obama who deserves all of the credit. His actions and policies saved the great State of Ohio from economic calamity.
Topless Kate Middleton Photos Have British Royals Fuming, Memes Follow After Naked Prince Harry Debacle [PHOTOS]
September 14 2012 8:40 AM
The British Royal family may have another nude photo scandal on their hands. A french tabloid, Closer, published a five-page spread of Kate Middleton sunbathing topless with her husband, Prince William.
Anonymous Publishes Information On Government Employees In Retaliation For Barrett Brown Arrest
September 13 2012 8:51 PM
A hacker that claimed to be a part of the group Anonymous published a text file on the Internet Thursday in an apparent retaliation for the arrest of ex-Anonymous spokesman Barrett Brown. Talking Points Memo reports that the document (which you can find here) contains the authentic names, credit card data and other information about a random series of 13 government employees.
‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D’ Spoilers And Trailer [VIDEO]
September 13 2012 4:41 PM
The trailer for "Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D" has been released, along with a detail and spoiler filled plot summary.
- We Arrived in a Cargo Ship’: Dead Ambassador Chris Stevens’ Work in Libya
September 12 2012 9:02 AM
During the 2011 uprising against Colonel Gaddafi he became the chief liaison between the U.S. and the Transitional National Council (TNC), acting as a vital go-between for the rebels.
Steve Wynn Awarded $20 Million In Slander Suit Against 'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Joe Francis
September 11 2012 4:10 PM
A California jury awarded Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn $20 million in his slander case against "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis.
Kodak: With Firings, Asset Sales, Company Should Emerge Trimmer, Expert Says
September 11 2012 12:10 PM
Eastman Kodak (Pink: EKDKQ) will win court approval to ax more people and sell units, a veteran bankruptcy lawyer said. But it won't get anything near full price for the units as well as for 1,100 patents that interest Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) and Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) because of the stain of bankruptcy.
Turkish PM: 'We Will Host Al-Hashemi As Long As He Wants'
September 11 2012 10:47 AM
Turkey's Prime Minister said on Tuesday that exiled Iraqi Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi will not be extradited to Iraqi to face the death penalty.
Indian Cartoonist's Arrest On Sedition Charges Sparks Widespread Criticism
September 11 2012 6:51 AM
The arrest of freelance cartoonist and free-speech activist Aseem Trivedi on charges that his cartoons were derogatory to the Indian constitution has sparked widespread furor in India.
Iraqi VP Al-Hashemi Hides Out In Turkey After Court Imposes Death Sentence
September 10 2012 11:01 AM
Former Iraqi Vice-President Tareq al-Hashemi has been sentenced to death in absentia for the murders of two people, and is due to be sentenced for 150 other charges of violence between 2005 and 2011. Meanwhile, sectarian violence between Sunni and Shitte Muslims in Iraq may be growing.