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Majorca in drive to rein in boozy tourists

By British Broadcasting Corporation | March 19, 2019

The resort city of Palma in Majorca is restricting alcohol in some popular areas, including the beach, in a drive against drunk tourists.Police will be able to fine them up to €3,000 (£2,565; $3,406) for anti-social behaviour from 1 April. Bars, clubs or restaurants breaking the rules can also be fined. They must not promote […]

Former Peruvian president arrested in California for public intoxication, officials say

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo, who is wanted in his native country in connection with Latin America’s biggest graft scandal, was arrested in California on suspicion of public intoxication and spent the night in jail before being released Monday, authorities said.  (AP) Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo was arrested Sunday in California on suspicion of public intoxication […]

Surveillance footage from night Kansas college football player died was deleted, lawyer says

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Braeden Bradforth died after his football team’s first practice of the season. (GoFundMe) Video surveillance footage from the night a Kansas college football player died of heat stroke during his team’s first practice of the season last year was erased, an attorney for the school said last week. Randall Grisell, who represents Garden City Community College […]

Facebook apologizes to Trump's social media director for temporarily restricting his account

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Facebook has apologized to President Donald Trump’s social media director, Dan Scavino Jr., for temporarily restricting his account for a couple of hours due to automated bots on the platform. In a statement obtained by Fox News, a Facebook spokesperson apologized for the error, adding that sometimes limiting repetitive, identical activity from one account can have “unintended […]

Bernie Sanders announces top staffers in wake of shakeup

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

One month after Sen. Bernie Sanders launched his second straight bid for the Democratic presidential nomination, his campaign is announcing major staffing decisions. The independent senator from Vermont on Tuesday formally announced a slate of national staffers. The move comes just four days after Sanders highlighted that his presidential campaign would be the first in […]

NYPD deletes 'cop killer' tweet after officer is revealed to be alive

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill celebrated the arrest of a Florida man over the weekend who stands accused of shooting and killing an undercover NYPD officer in 1999. The officer, however, is very much alive  (Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.) New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill tweeted his satisfaction […]

Dane Cook’s girlfriend Kelsi Taylor, 20, celebrates comedian’s 47th birthday with sweet message

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Dane Cook’s girlfriend Kelsi Taylor wished the comedian a happy 47th birthday with a sweet message. (Getty Images) Dane Cook’s girlfriend Kelsi Taylor is celebrating the comedian’s 47th birthday with a sweet Instagram post. The 20-year-old singer wished Cook a happy birthday and penned a sweet message to her much older boyfriend sharing a photo […]

Devin Nunes' lawsuit will move Twitter into the 'age of accountability:' Ken Starr

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Former independent counsel Kenneth Starr praised Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., and his lawsuit against Twitter Monday saying that the legal action will move the social media giant into the “age of accountability.” “I think this is going to be one of those action-forcing events, it’s calling Twitter, and more broadly these social platforms, into the […]

Michael Jackson’s longtime songwriter, producer says star's 'legacy is safe' amid sexual assault allegations

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

A producer who worked with Michael Jackson for more than three decades believes the pop singer’s legacy should live on despite the aftermath of HBO’s wincing two-part documentary “Leaving Neverland,” which delved into allegations from two men who claimed they were sexually abused by Jackson as children. The pop superstar’s longtime music composer, arranger and producer […]

Miley Cyrus holds back tears remembering late 'The Voice' contestant Janice Freeman at memorial event

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

Miley Cyrus got very emotional while bidding farewell to her late “Voice” contestant Janice Freeman at her Celebration of Life ceremony on Monday. The star held back tears as she gave a heartfelt and emotional speech in Freeman’s honor. Cyrus worked with Freeman on Season 13 of the hit singing competition. The two became close […]

Ex-USD football player accused of rape gets plea deal

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

VERMILLION, S.D. – A former University of South Dakota football player who was accused of raping a woman in a dorm room has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge of aggravated assault and been sentenced to 10 years of probation. Dale Williamson Jr., of Texarkana, Texas, entered the plea Monday. A no contest plea […]

Thai tycoon found guilty for poaching but freed ahead of appeal

By British Broadcasting Corporation | March 19, 2019

The head of one of Thailand’s largest construction firms has been sentenced to 16 months in jail on three poaching charges but is free pending an appeal. Premchai Karnasuta was caught with hunting gear and animal carcasses, including a black panther, in a protected sanctuary in February 2018. Three of his employees, but not Premchai, […]

Pope rejects Cardinal Barbarin's resignation over abuse cover-up

By British Broadcasting Corporation | March 19, 2019

Pope Francis has turned down a French cardinal’s offer to resign over a Church sex abuse cover-up. Earlier this month, Cardinal Philippe Barbarin was found guilty of failing to report historical allegations of assaults by a priest in his diocese. He is appealing against the verdict, but offered to quit as France’s most senior Roman […]

US-backed Syrian fighters 'overrun IS encampment'

By British Broadcasting Corporation | March 19, 2019

US-backed Syrian fighters are reported to have overrun an encampment that made up most of the last patch of territory held by the Islamic State (IS) group. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) alliance said militants refusing to surrender and their families had pulled back to a sliver of land on the bank of the River […]

Woman says 'Bye, Miami' before being killed in hit-and-run, report says

By Fox News | March 19, 2019

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