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Harvey Weinstein arrives to bail hearing using a walker

Harvey Weinstein arrives to bail hearing using a walker

Harvey Weinstein arrived to a court hearing in Manhattan using a walker on Wednesday, an apparent sign of the disgraced movie producer’s deteriorating health. Weinstein, whose sexual assault trial is set to start next month, is scheduled to undergo back surgery on Thursday to relieve back pain, his attorney Donna Rotunno said in court. After…MORE

Man sentenced to 7 years for attacking a 75-year-old man with an e-scooter

Man sentenced to 7 years for attacking a 75-year-old man with an e-scooter

A man has been sentenced to seven years in state prison for attacking a 75-year-old man with an electric scooter, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said in a news release. Janai Washington, 41, pleaded no contest last month to one count of elder abuse with personal infliction of great bodily injury, the release…MORE

A statue of a black man on a horse has a new home in the heart of the Confederacy

A statue of a black man on a horse has a new home in the heart of the Confederacy

A monument of a young African-American man has found its permanent Virginia home near the Confederate statue it was modeled after. “Rumors of War,” by artist Kehinde Wiley — who painted President Obama’s portrait hanging in the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery — was unveiled Tuesday at Richmond’s Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA), according to…MORE

Bitter cold, snow and wind chill alerts hit much of the East Coast

Bitter cold, snow and wind chill alerts hit much of the East Coast

A strong cold front bringing rain, snow and freezing temperatures could make for a messy commute for a large swath of the south and East Coast on Wednesday. The rain and cold air that hit much of the east on Tuesday is turning into snow in parts of the south and in the Northeast, forecasters…MORE

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