News: Weekend Reads

Matt Lauer's wife reportedly leaves New York home following sexual misconduct allegations

Sunday  00:37,   03 december 2017
MSN

Matt Lauer’s wife, Annette Roque, has reportedly jetted back home to her native country the Netherlands amid the bombshell sexual misconduct allegations against the former “Today” co-host.Matt Lauer’s wife has reportedly left their New York home and [...]

Plane at Pearson crashes into a pole

Saturday  23:50,   02 december 2017
Toronto Star

Passengers aboard a flight en route to Taiwan were forced to evacuate when the plane leaving Toronto crashed into a pole just before take offFlight BR35 with EVA Air was in the midst of a routine deicing around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, when the[...]

Florida teen who went missing with soccer coach found safe

Saturday  17:05,   02 december 2017
CBS News

Caitlyn Frisina vanished from her Florida home Sunday and was seen on surveillance video with a high school soccer coach, 27A missing Florida teenage girl who police said was traveling north with a 27-year-old high school soccer coach has been found [...]

ABC News corrects bombshell Flynn report

Saturday  17:05,   02 december 2017
CNN

ABC News on Friday evening issued what it called a "clarification" to a morning on-air special report that said Donald Trump, as a candidate for president, had asked Michael Flynn to make contact with the Russians.During "World News[...]

Flynn pleads guilty on Russia; reportedly ready to testify on Trump

Saturday  05:20,   02 december 2017
Reuters

<p>Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to President Donald Trump, is prepared to testify that Trump directed him to make contact with Russians when he was a presidential candidate, ABC News reported on Friday.</p>Former U.S.[...]

Pamela Anderson Blames Harvey Weinstein Victims: ‘You Know What You’re Getting Into If You Go to a Hotel Room Alone’

Friday  23:36,   01 december 2017
The Daily Beast

In a cringe-worthy interview, Anderson said that women should know better than to be in hotel rooms alone with predators like Harvey Weinstein.In an interview with Megyn Kelly that aired Thursday morning, Pamela Anderson was the latest celebrity to[...]

Deer hunter who killed woman is charged with manslaughter

Friday  17:54,   01 december 2017
MSN

Deer hunter who killed woman is charged with manslaughterThomas Jadlowski pleaded not guilty in Chautauqua County Court, where a judge set bail at $50,000. Jadlowski, 34, could face five to 15 years in prison if[...]

Deer hunter who killed woman is charged with manslaughter

Friday  17:53,   01 december 2017
MSN

Deer hunter who killed woman is charged with manslaughterThomas Jadlowski pleaded not guilty in Chautauqua County Court, where a judge set bail at $50,000. Jadlowski, 34, could face five to 15 years in prison if[...]

Analyst Gregg Zaun fired from Sportsnet

Friday  04:05,   01 december 2017
MSN

Gregg Zaun has been fired from Sportsnet due to "inappropriate behaviour and comments" toward female employees.Rick Brace, President of Rogers Media, said in a statement Thursday that the company was terminating the contract of the Blue[...]

Ella's wedding was thwarted by a volcano. But when the Melbourne bride asked for help, the backlash began.

Friday  04:05,   01 december 2017
Mamamia

Ella Horch is getting married on Monday. Just not in the place she expected, nor with the flowers she’d chosen, or the food she’d planned.&nbsp;The 27-year-old Melbourne woman and her fiance James Steer have been forced to start from scratch,[...]

Ottawa triple killer had hit list of targets — including CBC journalist, two other judges

Friday  00:51,   01 december 2017
Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa triple killer had hit list of targets — including CBC journalist, two other judgesBush, 61, had two hit lists — a long list and a short list. The short list of targets included two Ottawa judges, one from Ontario Court, the other from[...]

Matt Lauer Responds to Harassment Claims: ‘There Is Enough Truth in These Stories’

Thursday  18:21,   30 november 2017
Variety

Former “Today” anchor Matt Lauer addressed a growing spate of allegations that he harassed and assaulted women during his tenure at the NBC morning institution, apologizing for his actions and vowing to fix the damage he caused.&nbsp;Former[...]

Cops: Video confirms missing teen is with soccer coach

Thursday  06:50,   30 november 2017
CBS News

27-year-old Rian Rodriguez coaches boys' soccer at the Florida high school where Caitlyn Frisina also playsCOLUMBIA COUNTY, Fla.  -- Surveillance video confirms that a missing northern Florida teen is with a high school soccer coach,[...]

Bosnian-Croat war crimes convict dies after taking 'poison' on court TV

Wednesday  18:37,   29 november 2017
Reuters

<p>Slobodan Praljak died in a hospital after he was seen drinking from a flask or glass as a U.N. judge read out a ruling against him, state TV reported.</p>Slobodan Praljak, 72, died in a hospital in the Hague after he was seen drinking from[...]

Prince Harry’s ex Cressida Bonas posts cryptic message hours after engagement announcement

Wednesday  18:36,   29 november 2017
MSN

Hours after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their engagement to the world, Harry’s ex girlfriend Cressida Bonas posted a very cryptic message on social media. Cressida, 28, dated Prince Harry for two years before he went on to find love[...]