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January 17, 2018 11:50 PM Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury book on Trump to be adapted into TV show or movie: report

Fire and Fury could be coming to the small screen. Or maybe even the big one. Endeavor Content has acquired the rights to Michael Wolff’s No. 1 bestselling book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, and plans to develop it into a TV show or a feature film. A Fire and Fury adaptation could be the first major dramatic portrayal of the Trump White 11

January 11, 2018 1:43 AM High-ranking Durham officer charged with drinking on job and ‘tyrannical’ behaviour toward staff

Insp. Nick Lisi is accused of being verbally abusive towards four officers, calling one a “back-stabbing weasel and yelling at another in an “intimidating” way. A high-ranking Durham police officer is facing internal police charges for allegedly drinking on the job and “tyrannical” behaviour toward subordinates. Insp. Nick Lisi is accused of being verbally 9

January 6, 2018 5:45 PM Ex-NFLers Donovan McNabb, Eric Davis out at ESPN after sexual misconduct investigation

McNabb and Davis, both former NFL network employees, were among seven men named in a lawsuit filed in December by former NFL Network wardrobe stylist Jami Cantor. NEW YORK—Donovan McNabb and Eric Davis have been dismissed from ESPN following an investigation into accusations of sexual misconduct while employed at NFL Network. ESPN says in a statement 13

January 3, 2018 3:15 PM Joshua Boyle makes court appearance via video link, remanded in custody until Monday

Boyle is accused of a slew of crimes that are alleged to have occurred since his high-profile rescue from captivity in October. Boyle is accused of a slew of crimes that are alleged to have occurred since his high profile rescue from captivity in October, when he was released from five years of captivity with his American wife and three children 12

January 2, 2018 5:47 PM Dave Chappelle jokes about Louis C.K. accuser in latest Netflix special

Comedian mines showbiz sexual-misconduct scandals for laughs in Hollywood set released on New Year’s Eve. Dave Chappelle has found laughs in the fall of his fellow standup comedian. In his new Netflix special, The Bird Revelation, Chappelle jokes about Louis C.K., who was accused of masturbating in front of multiple women. “I shouldn’t say this, but f--k it, (his) 11

January 2, 2018 4:14 PM Trump tweet criticizing Pakistan for giving ‘safe haven to terrorists’ stirs outrage

David Hale, the U.S. ambassador, was summoned late Monday to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad, the capital, and a diplomatic protest was lodged. ISLAMABAD—A tweet by President Donald Trump has Pakistan responding angrily to accusations that it has accepted billions of dollars in aid from the United States while failing to act against terrorist 14

December 28, 2017 8:40 PM Nanaimo, B.C. drops lawsuit against its mayor; councillor cites high legal costs

Mayor Bill McKay, who was accused of leaking confidential information, says in an interview he is disappointed he won’t get the chance to defend himself in court, but he hopes the end of the lawsuit means council can get back to the task of running the city. NANAIMO, B.C.—A Vancouver Island city has dropped a lawsuit against its own mayor. The City of Nanaimo 15

December 27, 2017 9:56 PM Head of Russia’s 2018 World Cup organizing committee steps down

Earlier this month, Vitaly Mutko received a lifetime Olympic ban from the IOC over alleged involvement in a state-sponsored doping scheme. Grigory Rodchenkov, the Russian whistleblower who provided evidence of the scheme and now is in hiding in the United States, has alleged that the country’s soccer teams also took part. Vitaly Mutko, a deputy prime 17

December 27, 2017 9:16 PM Woman, 18, pleads guilty to murder of Sagkeeng First Nation schoolmate shown beaten in online videos

WARNING: This story contains graphic details One of two teens accused of killing schoolmate Serena McKay on a Manitoba First Nation in April has pleaded guilty to murder, eight months after videos surfaced showing the girl being beaten the night she was killed. McKay was a Grade 12 student about to graduate from Sagkeeng Anicinabe High School in Sagkeeng 37

December 23, 2017 5:08 PM Ex-Montreal orchestra conductor Charles Dutoit denies sexual misconduct allegations

In his first public comments since the accusations, Dutoit’s office issued a statement Saturday saying the allegations from four women “have absolutely no basis in truth.” LONDON—Renowned conductor Charles Dutoit on Saturday denied serious accusations of sexual misconduct that have caused major symphonies in Europe, Australia and the United States to suspend 15