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Asia Argento called sexual assault accuser ‘my son, my love’ in Instagram posts that didn’t age well

Asia Argento’s Instagram account has revealed that the actress referred to child star Jimmy Bennett – who reported received hush money from Argento after being sexually assaulted by her when he was 17 – as “my son” and “my love.” The actress had apparently formed a close relationship with Bennett after the two co-starred in the 2004 film “The Heart ...

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‘You hate Jesus’: Self-proclaimed US missionary charged with racist assault in Uganda (VIDEO)

A US citizen claiming to be a missionary has been charged with assault in Uganda after police reviewed footage of the man racially and physically abusing hotel staff. Uganda Police received footage of the incident at the Grand Imperial Hotel, Kampala and arrested the suspect, identified as US citizen Jimmy Taylor, Friday. Taylor was detained at the Central Police Station, ...

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Twisted truth? ‘Hero’ Swede stopped deportation of migrant who was allegedly sentenced for assault

A story about a Swedish student being hailed as a ‘hero’ for temporarily stopping the deportation of an Afghan man has taken a surprising twist after it emerged that the migrant ‘victim’ had reportedly been sentenced for assault. The ‘deportation drama’ unveiled on board an airliner about to take off for Turkey from the Swedish city of Gothenburg earlier in ...

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2.5k troops & military hardware: Russia’s Airborne roll out for rapid assault drill (VIDEO)

More than 2,500 airborne troops and 200 pieces of hardware are kicking off a large-scale military drill in Central Russia. They will practice conducting rapid assaults and dropping armored vehicles from the sky. A video from Russia’s Defense Ministry published on Tuesday shows large Il-76 cargo planes practicing landing, while combat vehicles are moving out to start tactical drills, involving ...

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2 US Marines ordered to pay $240k to family of Okinawa assault victim

Two US Marines have been ordered to pay 26.42 million yen ($ 239,000) compensation to the family of a taxi driver whom the pair brutally attacked on the Japanese island of Okinawa a decade ago. Thursday’s Naha District Court ruling – made in the absence of the two Marines – comes after the family of the now-deceased Munekazu Ura, sought ...

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NYC store security guard filmed tackling teen to the ground, charged with assault (VIDEO)

Shocking footage of a department store’s security guard tackling and punching a teen who was suspected of shoplifting at the lower Manhattan, New York premises has led to the employee being charged with assault. Video of the incident, which happened Friday night, shows the teen being pinned to the ground by three Century 21 security officers as the youth shouts ...

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Guilty: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault

A jury has found actor Bill Cosby guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault over a 2004 incident in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Cosby, 80, faces up to 30 years in prison. After deliberating for over 14 hours, the jury decided that Cosby sexually assaulted Andrea Constand without her consent and while she was unconscious and intoxicated. Each count carries a ...

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India’s rape crisis: New assault case emerges amid sex assault protests and hunger strike

With pressure mounting on India’s government over investigations into the gang rape of an 8-year-old girl, another brutal sexual assault and murder case is highlighting violence against minors and women in the country. Last week, protesters took to the streets of Jammu and New Delhi over the death of Asifa Bano, an 8-year-old girl reportedly gang raped and murdered in ...

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Two PyeongChang Olympians banned for life over sexual assault

Two South Korean male mogul skiers, who competed at last month’s PyeongChang Olympics, have received life bans for the sexual assault of female teammates during the Freestyle Skiing World Cup in Akita, Japan. Choi Jae-woo, 24, and Kim Ji-hyun, 23, have been accused of “physically and sexually abusing female athletes” and will be prohibited from registering as skiers at the ...

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Walmart raises gun purchase age limit to 21, stops online sales of items resembling assault rifles

US retail giant Walmart became the second major arms seller in a day to impose restrictions on firearm sales, raising the age limit to 21. It comes after Dick’s Sporting Goods said it is halting the sales of assault-style weapons. Keeping ahead of the gun control debate and the profit-hurting wave of liberal fury, Walmart, the biggest gun seller in ...

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