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FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 file photo, David Tennant attends the Netflix original series premiere of Marvel's "Jessica Jones" at the Regal E-Walk, in New York. Former "Doctor Who" star David Tennant has accepted an apology and damages from Rupert Murdoch's newspaper company over phone hacking by a now-defunct tabloid, it was reported on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File )
January 30, 2018 - 9:23 am
LONDON (AP) — Former "Doctor Who" star David Tennant has accepted an apology and damages from Rupert Murdoch's newspaper company over phone hacking by a now-defunct tabloid. Tennant is one of six people whose claims against News Group Newspapers were settled Tuesday at the High Court in London...
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FILE - This file photo provided by Facebook demonstrates parental controls on Facebook's new Messenger app for kids. Child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to pull the plug on its new messaging app aimed at kids under 13. A group letter being sent Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children aren’t ready to have social media accounts, understand privacy concerns and navigate the complexities of online relationships. (Courtesy of Facebook via AP, File)
January 30, 2018 - 7:56 am
BOSTON (AP) — Child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to pull the plug on its new messaging app aimed at kids. A group letter sent Tuesday to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children — the app is intended for those under 13 — aren't ready to have social media accounts,...
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January 30, 2018 - 7:22 am
LONDON (AP) — Former "Doctor Who" star David Tennant has accepted an apology and damages from Rupert Murdoch's newspaper company over phone hacking by a now-defunct tabloid. Tennant is one of six people whose claims against News Group Newspapers were settled Tuesday at the High Court in London...
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FILE - This file photo provided by Facebook demonstrates parental controls on Facebook's new Messenger app for kids. Child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to pull the plug on its new messaging app aimed at kids under 13. A group letter being sent Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children aren’t ready to have social media accounts, understand privacy concerns and navigate the complexities of online relationships. (Courtesy of Facebook via AP, File)
January 30, 2018 - 12:03 am
BOSTON (AP) — Child development experts and advocates are urging Facebook to pull the plug on its new messaging app aimed at kids. A group letter sent Tuesday to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children — the app is intended for those under 13 — aren't ready to have social media accounts,...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2017 file photo Jim Kirk, publisher and editor in chief of the Chicago Sun-Times, responds to a question at a news conference n Chicago. A spokeswoman for Los Angeles Times' parent company said Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, it plans to announce that Kirk will be named the newspaper's editor in chief. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast,File)
January 29, 2018 - 9:50 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In another newsroom shake-up at the Los Angeles Times, veteran Chicago journalist Jim Kirk was named editor in chief Monday to replace Lewis D'Vorkin, whose short tenure was marked by clashes with staff. Kirk, 52, became the third top editor at the Times in less than six months...
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FILE - In this Monday, June 7, 2010, file photo, American Express Chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault speaks during the New York University International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference in New York. The son of a dentist from New York's Long Island, who grew up as a black man during the height of the Civil Rights Movement, Chenault never expected to be CEO of a major company, let alone work 37 years at the same one. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 29, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Kenneth Chenault, wearing no sport coat and no tie, with a large cup of tea in front of him, fits an image of a man ready for retirement. Chenault is days away from stepping down as the chief executive officer and chairman of American Express, the credit card giant and one of the...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, June 9, 2015 file photo, Jeremy Piven poses for photographers at the premiere of the film "Entourage," in London. An online news site says Piven is facing more sexual misconduct accusations. He previously denied allegations by at least three other women. BuzzFeed News reported Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, that the latest accusations date back decades and involve three women who claim Piven acted in a physically aggressive or threatening manner. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
January 27, 2018 - 10:55 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeremy Piven, who has strongly denied allegations of sexual misconduct from at least three women, is facing further accusations that date back decades, an online news site reported Saturday. Three additional women claim Piven acted in a physically aggressive or threatening manner...
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Turkish special forces police officers secure a convoy of journalists as Turkey-backed opposition fighters of the Free Syrian Army man a checkpoint at the village of Maarin, in the outskirts of the northwestern city of Azaz, Syria, Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Fighting raged in northwestern Syria Saturday as Turkish troops and allied militiamen tried to advance their offensive in the nearby Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, Syrian opposition activists said. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
January 27, 2018 - 1:30 pm
AZAZ, Syria (AP) — Fighting raged in northwestern Syria Saturday as Turkish troops and allied militiamen tried to advance their week-long offensive in a Kurdish-controlled enclave, Syrian opposition activists said. The bombardment could be heard a few miles away from Afrin in the Turkish-controlled...
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FILE - In this is a Feb. 3, 2017, file photo Jemele Hill attends ESPN: The Party 2017 in Houston, Texas. ESPN says the outspoken "Sportscenter" anchor is leaving that role to write for a company web site and do occasional on-air commentary. Hill attracted attention last year and was briefly suspended for opinionated messages on social media, including a reference to President Donald Trump as a "white supremacist." The network said Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, that Hill had asked to be taken off the 6 p.m. weekday edition of ESPN's sports news show. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)
January 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN says outspoken "Sportscenter" anchor Jemele Hill is leaving that role to write for a company website and do occasional on-air commentary. Hill attracted attention last year and was briefly suspended for opinionated messages on social media, including a reference to President...
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President Donald Trump delivers a speech to the World Economic Forum, Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, in Davos. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
January 26, 2018 - 10:26 am
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Declaring that America is open for business under his leadership, President Donald Trump told a wary gathering of political and business elites on Friday that the economic growth taking place in the U.S. under to his "America first" agenda also benefits the rest of the...
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