Insurer says child told Paterno in '76 Sandusky molested him
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) ? A judge said that insurers in litigation with Penn State claim a boy told football coach Joe Paterno in 1976 that he had been molested by Jerry Sandusky, Pennlive.com reported Thursday.
In-form Rossi, Marquez wary of weather at Le Mans
Valentino Rossi arrives at Le Mans for this weekend's French MotoGP targeting back-to-back wins after his masterful ride in Jerez and with a watchful eye on the weather. In Jerez, the 37-year-old Rossi prevented Marquez from claiming his third successive success after wins in Argentina and Austin. Rossi, a three-time MotoGP winner at the famous Le Mans circuit in the Loire region, took second to Lorenzo last season when he missed out on the title in the last grand prix.
Air strikes on Syria displaced camp kill 28 as Aleppo truce holds
Air strikes killed at least 28 civilians in a camp for the displaced in northern Syria near the Turkish border as a 48-hour ceasefire took hold in Aleppo. The truce came after fierce violence in and around Aleppo and was made possible as President Bashar al-Assad's regime and rebel forces gave in to mounting diplomatic pressure for a pause.
North Korea stages once-in-a-generation party congress
North Korea raised the curtain on Friday on its biggest political show for a generation, aimed at cementing the absolute rule of leader Kim Jong-Un and shadowed by the possibility of an imminent nuclear test. The first ruling party congress for nearly 40 years drew thousands of selected delegates from across the country to Pyongyang for what, in theory at least, was a gathering of North Korea's top decision-making body. The 33-year-old Kim, who was not even born when the last Workers' Party Congress was held in 1980, was expected to deliver a keynote address which will be minutely scrutinised for any policy shift or personnel changes in the governing elite.
FBI likely to interview Clinton soon in emails probe: CNN
By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation is likely to interview Hillary Clinton in the next few weeks about her use of a private email server while she was U.S. secretary of state and have already interviewed some of her aides, CNN reported on Thursday. The nine-month investigation into whether laws were broken as a result of the server kept in her New York home has overshadowed Clinton's campaign to become the Democratic Party's candidate in November's presidential election. With only a few states left to vote in primary elections, she retains a commanding lead over her rival, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
Obama administration proposed rules aimed at tax evasionWASHINGTON (AP) ? The Obama administration on Thursday announced a set of financial regulations that would force companies to disclosure more information about their owners, part of an effort billed as a crackdown on tax evaders and money launderers.
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Obama commutes sentences for 58 federal prisoners
WASHINGTON (AP) ? More than a decade ago, a judge bemoaned that the life sentence she was about to impose on Charles C. Brown was overly harsh. This week, relief finally came to Brown, along with 57 other offenders.