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Katy Perry wins fight with businesswoman over sale of convent

Katy Perry won a court battle Friday over the convent she bought in Los Angeles. The singer was awarded nearly $ 1.6 million by a Los Angeles jury to cover her costs fighting a businesswoman for the stunning hilltop property. ...

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Giancarlo Stanton wins NL MVP, edging Joey Votto by two votes

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has won the National League MVP award, barely edging Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds. In the closest MVP vote since 1979, Stanton became only the sixth player to win from a losing team. Stanton ...

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Guitarist from hardcore punk band wins close City Council race

Talk about rockin’ the vote. Democrat Justin Brannan, who once played guitar in hardcore bands Indecision and Most Precious Blood, won a New York City Council seat Tuesday. Brannan, who was endorsed by The News, defeated Republican John Quaglione by ...

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Trump wins 70 visas for foreign workers at Mar-a-Lago

The Trump Organization has won 70 visas for foreign workers in various positions at Mar-A-Lago. The Palm Beach Post reported that Donald Trump has been granted permission to hire people from overseas to fill vacant maid, cook and server jobs ...

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Gwyneth Paltrow's brand Goop wins award for 'worst pseudoscience'

That’s one big pile of Goop. The “wellness” brand Goop, which is spearheaded by Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow, has received a not-so-prestigious award from The Skeptic Magazine. The Goop brand was the recipient of the inaugural “Rusty Razor” award for ...

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'Blade Runner 2049' wins the box office with a weak $31.5 million

“Blade Runner 2049” opened surprisingly weakly at the North American box office, debuting with an estimated $ 31.5 million. That’s a disappointing start for a highly touted, well-reviewed sequel that cost at least $ 155 million to make. Warner Bros. ...

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Cornell student wins $71M for life-changing injuries in car crash

A former Cornell University student who lost the full use of her legs in a head-on crash has won a record-setting $ 71 million verdict for her life-changing injuries. Morgan Wang, 24, was a passenger in a Chevrolet Equinox driven ...

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Nadal wins U.S. Open title with straight-set win over Anderson

Muy bien hecho, Rafa. Rafael Nadal, the Spanish tennis artist and world No. 1 player with the big biceps and the blink-and-you-miss forehands, won his third U.S. Open title Sunday, a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 victory over South African Kevin Anderson ...

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State of the Art: Whoever Wins the White House, This Year’s Big Loser Is Email

The answer, of course, is that email is as tempting as it is inescapable, for Mrs. Clinton as well as for the rest of us. More than 50 years after its birth, email exerts an uncanny hold on all of ...

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Michael Phelps earns gold in final race as USA wins 4×100 medley

Michael Phelps celebrates after winning gold in the 4×100 medley relaey. (DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS) THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Saturday, August 13, 2016, 10:23 PM RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Michael Phelps closed out the Rio Olympics in the only way imaginable. Gold. ...

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