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President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to streamline and expand industry apprenticeship programs, similar to the one created earlier this year for the restaurant industry. A greater focus on apprenticeships, which teach marketable and specific skills for available jobs, can help close this skills gap. Apprenticeships would give students a way to learn skills without the crippling debt of four-year colleges, and expand those opportunities to women, minorities and ...
  • Hollywood Mourns Batman Actor Adam West: 'He Inspired Generations of Fans'

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    The family statement said West aspired to make a positive impact on his fans' lives. She said in a statement: "Stellar, exemplar, a king to the end". TV series, Batman , in 1965. WCPO will update this breaking story . "You can't put Batman in bed with Faye Dunaway'". I will forever miss him. He was born William West Anderson on September 19, 1928, in Walla Walla, Washington.
  • Jury Deadlocked In Bill Cosby Sex Assault Trial

    Jury Deadlocked In Bill Cosby Sex Assault Trial

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    Constand, a 44-year-old former employee of the basketball program at Temple University, claims Cosby drugged and molested her at his estate in suburban Philadelphia in 2004. Cosby, 79, stood and watched closely as the predominantly white jury of seven men and five women filed into the courtroom, most appearing tired and glum.
  • Germany's Merkel says European Union ready to negotiate Brexit, no change seen

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    The official Brexit negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union will start on Monday, according to a government statement on Thursday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, echoing remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron, said the door to Europe remained open to Britain, and it was up to the British people whether they wanted to change their minds about leaving the EU.
  • Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; judge says keep deliberating

    Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; judge says keep deliberating

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    Cosby did not testify. They ordered strombolis for dinner while a court reporter raced to transcribe that portion of last week's testimony. Although you can't make her out clearly in the short video, she's seen tossing a miniature basketball through a hoop as the words "Always Follow Through" come into focus.
  • Cosby Jury Deadlocks; Judge Orders Further Deliberations

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    Cosby has been trying to bring about". "If you've reached a unanimous decision on some of the charges, please report that back to me". But, he said, that scenario does not describe the Cosby case, which instead is "he-said-she-said". Constand testified over two days last week for the prosecution. Johnson testified that she was drugged and assaulted by Cosby in 1996. In his decade-old depositions, Cosby said he gave Constand Benadryl, a common allergy drug whose side effects can include ...
  • "Wonder Woman" Outperforms "The Mummy", Remains #1 At US Weekend Box Office

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    This week's domestic box office victor was pretty much decided before we even got to the weekend. Universal said China generated US$52.2 million in weekend ticket sales, a record for a movie starring Cruise. This week, it also fell a little harder than most kids' movies. The film crossed over the $200 million threshold on its second weekend thanks to a small box office drop on Friday.
  • Keith Urban wins big at CMT Awards

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    Collaborative Video of the Year - The Fighter - Keith Urban feat. These red carpet pre-shows are often fun, but could you say that they need some sort of a change in format? "God bless you all". The show ended with a funky finale featuring Lady Antebellum and Earth, Wind & Fire as they joined forces on a medley of Lady A's "You Look Good" and EW&F's 1978 hit "September".
  • Donald Trump Is Being Investigated For Obstruction Of Justice & 'Possible Financial Crimes'!

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    He vowed to defend his honor "against scurrilous and false allegations". Rosenstein says the attorney general would be the only one who could fire Mueller. Comey testified last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, where he gave a detailed account of his conversations with the president, whom he said asked him for his "loyalty" and insinuated that his job as Federal Bureau of Investigation chief might depend on providing such a pledge.
  • US seeks to recover more assets stolen from Malaysian fund

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    In a complaint issued Thursday, the Justice Department claimed that tens of millions of dollars was diverted from a Malaysian government investment fund to produce " Dumb and Dumber To " and " Daddy's Home ". The U.S. government is expanding its civil forfeiture case tied to assets allegedly diverted by high-level officials in Malaysia. As for the Picasso painting, it allegedly came from Eric Tan, an associate of Low with a handwritten note saying, "Dear Leonardo DiCarpio, Happy belated ...