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Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ashley Judd can still proceed with her claim that Harvey Weinstein tried to sabotage her career A sexual harassment claim brought by actress Ashley Judd against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been dismissed by a court in California. But the judge said she could still pursue a defamation claim that […]

Trump walks out of shutdown talks with a ‘bye-bye’

Media captionUS shutdown: ‘My son wants to sell art to pay our bills’ President Donald Trump has walked out of a meeting with Democratic leaders as negotiations broke down on the 19th day of a US government shutdown. The Republican president ended talks after Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer stuck by their refusal to fund […]

Shutdown struggles: ‘My son wants to sell art to pay our bills’

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Trump walks out of shutdown talks with a ‘bye-bye’

Media captionShutdown struggles: How these three workers are coping President Donald Trump has walked out of a meeting with Democratic leaders as negotiations broke down on the 19th day of a US government shutdown. The Republican president ended talks after Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer stuck by their refusal to fund his planned US-Mexico border […]

Shutdown struggles: ‘My son wants to sell art to pay our bills’

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The brutal secret of school sport initiations

Image copyright Katie Horwich Hazing rituals have long been a brutal secret among high school and college sport teams. But in the #MeToo era, can teenage victims shatter the code of silence? *This story includes some graphic descriptions of sexual assault* When Allison Brookman arrived at Reed Custer High School to pick up her 14-year-old […]

US government shutdown: Where do we go from here?

Media captionTrump v Democrats on the border wall and government shutdown President Donald Trump has called the US-Mexico border a national security crisis while Democrats accuse him of holding America hostage over a fake threat. As a result of their standoff over funding Mr Trump’s wall, the US government has been partially shut down for […]

Trump wall: President addresses nation on border ‘crisis’

Media captionTrump v Democrats on the border wall and government shutdown US President Donald Trump has made his first TV address to the nation from the Oval Office, escalating a stand-off with Congress that has led to an 18-day partial government shutdown. Mr Trump insisted on funding for his long-promised border wall with Mexico. However, […]

Trump wall: President addresses nation on border ‘crisis’

Media captionTrump v Democrats on government shutdown US President Donald Trump has made his first TV address to the nation from the Oval Office, escalating a stand-off with Congress that has led to an 18-day partial government shutdown. Mr Trump insisted on funding for his long-promised US-Mexico border wall. However, he did not declare an […]

Trump demands funding to end border ‘crisis’ in US TV address

Media captionPresident Trump: Mexico will indirectly pay for the wall via a new trade deal US President Donald Trump has demanded funding for his long-promised US-Mexico border wall to halt “a growing humanitarian and security crisis”. But in his first TV address to the nation from the Oval Office, Mr Trump did not declare a […]