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    By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodias Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the case of a translator jailed for involvement in a Russia Today documentary about sex trafficking be heard by an appeal court, due to what his lawyer said was a factual problem during his trial. A lower court last year sentenced Rath Rott Mony, 49, to two years in prison for incitement to cause discrimination, after he assisted a Russian news crew in the making of...
    News outlets including The Associated Press headed to court Wednesday seeking to unseal court records involving the mental competency of billionaire Tom Benson when he rewrote his will to give his third wife ownership of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans sports franchises. Public interest in the 2015 case has been heightened, the news organizations argued, by revelations this year that Saints executives engaged in a behind-the-scenes public relations campaign to help the Archdiocese of New Orleans contain the...
    By JIM MUSTIAN, Associated Press News outlets including The Associated Press headed to court Wednesday seeking to unseal court records involving the mental competency of billionaire Tom Benson when he rewrote his will to give his third wife ownership of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans sports franchises. Public interest in the 2015 case has been heightened, the news organizations argued, by revelations this year that Saints executives engaged in a behind-the-scenes public relations campaign to help the Archdiocese of...
    News outlets including The Associated Press headed to court Wednesday seeking to unseal court records involving the mental competency of billionaire Tom Benson when he rewrote his will to give his third wife ownership of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans sports franchises. Public interest in the 2015 case has been heightened, the news organizations argued, by revelations this year that Saints executives engaged in a behind-the-scenes public relations campaign to help the Archdiocese of New Orleans contain the...
    The New York Times says it is relocating its Asian digital news operation from Hong Kong to Seoul, citing concerns over the new national security law imposed on the city by China.  In a staff memo on Tuesday, the executives and editors responsible for the newspaper’s international operations said the new law “has created a lot of uncertainty about what the new rules will mean to our operation and journalism.”  The newspaper said it will move its digital news operation, which makes...
    YONKERS, Westchester County (WABC) -- A rally was held in Yonkers Tuesday to help save a Catholic school shut down in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.Several hundreds of people gathered in Yonkers Tuesday night to support their beloved school, St. Paul the Apostle, which goes from kindergarten through eighth grade.Were a family. This is what families do, father John Mitchell said.Mitchells three young boys attend this school, at least they used to.Its not right. Its not fair, fifth grader...
    Tucker Carlson Tonight topped cable news ratings in both overall viewers and those in the coveted 25 – 54 age demographic on Monday, on a night where the Fox News host addressed the recent resignation of the show’s head writer for making years of racist and sexist comments in an online forum. Fox News had previously announced that he would address the much-discussed departure on Monday’s show and, in the second of half of his hour, Carlson condemned the derogatory...
    The New York Times is moving part of its Hong Kong bureau to Seoul, South Korea, amid concerns over China’s new national security law, the newspaper announced Tuesday. The law passed by China in June has taken aim at opposition and pro-democracy forces in Hong Kong. The move has made it difficult for Times reporters to obtain work permits, which is common in mainland China but not typically an issue in Hong Kong. On Tuesday, President TrumpDonald John TrumpWayfair refutes QAnon-like...
    In March, a COVID-19 vaccine was tested on 45 healthy adults in Phase 1 tests administered by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc. On Tuesday evening, it was reported that all the participants in the study reflected an immune system boost response, enabling the entities testing the vaccine to start testing it on 30,000 participants starting on July 27, which would make it the largest study in the world. The results were taken from the younger subjects in...
    SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Elections Administrator Jacque Callanen will have an update on the runoff election. Copyright 2020 by KSAT - All rights reserved.
    Minnesota homeless encampment: Crime increases in Powderhorn Park Acclaimed restaurant faces backlash over moldy jams and hazardous kitchen claims Moderna’s Covid Vaccine News Is Good. But Market-Moving Good? (Bloomberg Opinion) -- About two months after releasing preliminary Covid-19 vaccine data that sent the stock market into a tizzy, Moderna Therapeutics Inc. finally published a complete look at the initial human trial of its drug late Tuesday — and it promptly moved the market again. Load Error Moderna shares surged 20% on...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Broncos safety Justin Simmons signed his franchise tag tender, a source confirmed to CBS4 on Tuesday. Simmons, who is entering his 5th season in the NFL, had been hoping for a long-term deal with the Broncos. (credit: CBS) The two sides have until Wednesday evening to get a long-term deal complete, although it does not appear likely. Playing under the franchise tag would equate to a one-year deal which would pay Simmons $11.44 million. Simmons has played in...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Despite initial reports that Saturday marked the first day since March that there were no COVID-19 deaths in New York City, new data suggests otherwise.On Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated what was believed to be NYCs first 24-hour period without a COVID-related death since the pandemic began.However, on Tuesday, data from the NYC Health Department revealed that at least eight people died Saturday who were either confirmed or probable COVID-19 patients.Officials said they were...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- For the last month, the owner of a 100-year-old NYC eatery has asked for a bike rack to be relocated so he can open up more outdoor seating and help save his restaurant.Business at Genes Restaurant is down by 90 percent amid the COVID-19 pandemic -- and just to get a section of the rack moved has been blocked by a lot of red tape.The West Village Institution has been closed for four months for...
    England captain Root returns as West Indies eye series win How to Deal With 6 of Surfing’s Nastiest Sea Creatures Moderna’s Covid Vaccine News Is Good. But Market-Moving Good? (Bloomberg Opinion) -- About two months after releasing preliminary Covid-19 vaccine data that sent the stock market into a tizzy, Moderna Therapeutics Inc. finally published a complete look at the initial human trial of its drug late Tuesday — and it promptly moved the market again. Load Error Moderna shares surged 20%...
    8.52pm EDT20:52 Alabama, Florida and North Carolina reported record daily increases in deaths from Covid-19 on Tuesday, grim new milestones that mark a second wave of infections surging across much of the United States, Reuters reports. Florida, which has become an epicenter of the new outbreak, reported 133 new Covid-19 fatalities on Tuesday, raising the state’s death toll to more than 4,500. “We must all continue to do our part to protect Florida’s most vulnerable and avoid...
    NEW YORK (AP) — The broadcast networks might want to consider promoting David Muir, Lester Holt and Norah O’Donnell, at least in the summer months. ABC’s Muir-hosted “World News Tonight” and NBC’s “Nightly News” with Holt both averaged more viewers than any single program in prime time television last week, the Nielsen company said. The “CBS Evening News” with O’Donnell wasn’t that far behind. “World News Tonight” averaged 9 million viewers for its five telecasts last week. “Nightly News” had...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Maybe the trout will be running this week for Fox News’ Tucker Carlson. Either way, the vacation he announced on Monday and says was planned in advance should be familiar to Fox viewers who are used to seeing its personalities go away to cool off when the heat is on. Before leaving, he spoke to his fans about his show’s former top writer, who resigned after CNN found he had written a series of racist and...
    By DAVID BAUDER, AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The broadcast networks might want to consider promoting David Muir, Lester Holt and Norah ODonnell, at least in the summer months. ABCs Muir-hosted “World News Tonight” and NBCs “Nightly News” with Holt both averaged more viewers than any single program in prime time television last week, the Nielsen company said. The “CBS Evening News” with ODonnell wasnt that far behind. “World News Tonight” averaged 9 million viewers for its five...
    Pharmaceutical company Moderna said Tuesday it will begin a new phase of testing for its coronavirus vaccine later this month after all patients who took part in an initial trial showed “robust” responses to the drug. All 45 volunteers in the study developed “rapid and strong immune responses” when administered the vaccine, with none of the participants showing severe side effects, according to Moderna. Moderna developed the vaccine in coordination with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)...
    In an interview with CBS News on Tuesday, President Trump said the killing of George Floyd was terrible but appeared to bristle when asked why Black Americans are still dying at the hands of law enforcement in this country. So are White people. So are White people. What a terrible question to ask. So are White people, Mr. Trump told CBS News senior investigative correspondent Catherine Herridge at the White House. More White people, by the way. More White people.  CBS News political...
    WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is holding a news conference in the Rose Garden. Copyright 2020 by KSAT - All rights reserved.
    OYSTER BAY, Long Island (WABC) -- Two swimming pools on Long Island are now reopen after several staffers came down with COVID-19.Ninety-year-old Joe Vente carries every single pool ID hes ever had to prove that hes been a member since 1969.Vente and others are dedicated swimmers at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Pool, where the dynamic has now changed dramatically.I think its terrible that were in this situation, Vente said.This pool, and the Margorie Post Community Pool in Massapequa, were both...
    Getty Everson Griffen recently responded to a Philadelphia sports radio producer’s tweet. Former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is one of the highest-valued players left in free agency with two weeks before training camps are set to begin. Griffen hinted at his interest in the Eagles after a local radio broadcaster vouched for Griffen, saying Griffen arguably is a much safer investment than ex-Seattle Seahawks pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney. “Griffen should be at the top of the...
    WASHINGTON -- A top member of the White House coronavirus task force said Tuesday that none of us lie to the public, an accusation President Donald Trump had retweeted, and that while kids need to be back in school as Trump insists, we have to get the virus under control.Adm. Brett Giroirs comment came a day after Trump shared a Twitter post from a former game show host who, without evidence, accused government medical experts at the Centers for Disease...