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Memoirist who wrote about priest dad wins Thurber prizeA woman who wrote a memoir about having a married Roman Catholic priest for a father has won the country's top humor writing prize
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Cosby lawyers detail 11 alleged trial errors as they appealBill Cosby's lawyers file list of alleged trial errors as they seek to undo conviction, 3- to 10-year sentence
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FILE - In this July 30, 2018, photo the logo for CBS Corporation is displayed above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. CBS says it has sold Television City, its Los Angeles headquarters and production facility, to a real estate developer for about $750 million. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
CBS sells Television City for $750M to LA developerCBS says it has sold Television City, its Los Angeles headquarters and production facility, to a real estate developer for $750 million
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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Les Moonves, chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation, poses at the premiere of the new television series "Star Trek: Discovery" in Los Angeles. With a $120 million severance package on the line, an investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Moonves will loom over the network's annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
CBS meeting adjourns without discussing Moonves scandalCBS shareholders quickly elected 11 members of its revamped board on Tuesday before their annual meeting adjourned without discussion of an investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Les Moonves.
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FILE - In this June 7, 2017 file photo, Hoda Kotb, left, and Kathie Lee Gifford give a toast as they present the award for CMT performance of the year at the CMT Music Awards at Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn. Gifford will be putting aside her morning glass of wine and will step away from the NBC’s “Today” show in April. NBC News chief Noah Oppenheim told staffers Tuesday morning, Dec. 11 that Gifford will leave after 11 years on the show, most recently hosting the 10 a.m. hour alongside Kotb and sipping plenty of reds.  (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)
Kathie Lee Gifford to leave NBC's 'Today' show in AprilKathie Lee Gifford will be putting aside her morning glass of wine and will step away from NBC's "Today" show in April
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail shows James Alex Fields Jr. Fields, convicted of first-degree murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia faces 20 years to life in prison as jurors reconvene to consider his punishment. The panel that convicted Fields will hear more evidence Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, before recommending a sentence for Judge Richard Moore. (Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail via AP, File)
Jury recommends life in prison for man who rammed crowdA jury has recommended life plus 419 years for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia
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Former Baylor University fraternity president Jacob Anderson adjust his tie in the courtroom Monday Dec. 10, 2018 in Waco, Texas. Mr. Anderson, accused of rape, will serve no jail time after a Waco district judge accepted a plea bargain for deferred probation. (Jerry Larson/Waco Tribune Herald via AP)
Accuser lashes out over no jail time for ex-Baylor studentA woman who accused a former Baylor University student of raping her at a fraternity party says she's outraged his plea includes no jail time
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Cosby lawyers detail 11 alleged trial errors as they appealBill Cosby's lawyers file list of alleged trial errors as they seek to undo conviction, 3- to 10-year sentence
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In this November 2018 photo, Felipe Delgado, an employee at Silver Bells Tree Farm in Silverton, Ore., loads Christmas trees onto a conveyor belt and into a semi-trailer for transport to Los Angeles and San Diego, where they will be sold at tree lots. Christmas tree farmers nationwide are paying a fee to the Christmas Tree Promotion Board for each tree harvested to fund a social media ad campaign aimed at convincing young families to buy real trees instead of artificial ones. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
Christmas tree farmers' campaign: Buy real, not artificialChristmas tree farmers nationwide are fighting back against the growing popularity of the artificial Christmas evergreen with a social media ad campaign
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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers speaks at the Ward 4 building in Milwaukee. Evers said Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature that would limit the new governor's power. (Meg Jones/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP, File)
Walker says Wisconsin governor's powers will remain strongGov. Scott Walker says the powers of his Democratic replacement will remain among the strongest of any governor in the country, even if he signs bills passed in a lame-duck session
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