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January 4, 2019 10:02 AM Jury to decide whether Ed Sheeran copied Marvin Gaye

In a new ruling, a judge says there are "substantial similarities" between Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud and Gaye's Let's Get It On. Instead, District Judge Louis Stanton ruled that a jury should decide on whether parts of Let's Get It On, released in 1973, were copied in the singer's 2014 number one and Grammy-winning hit Thinking Out Loud. In a decision 139

December 18, 2018 9:47 AM Alfonso Ribeiro sues Fortnite over use of Carlton dance from Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air

Now this is a story all about how... Carlton Banks's moves got ripped (allegedly) and turned into popular video game features. And it seems the actor, who played Will Smith's cousin in the 1990s US sitcom, wants it to stay that way. The 47-year-old is accusing the makers of computer games Fortnite and NBA 2K of ripping off the much loved Carlton dance 101

November 1, 2018 3:32 AM Elon Musk announces MAJOR new feature: Tesla’s cars to park themselves within a YEAR

ELON MUSK has just announced a major new update for the Tesla Autopilot’s Summon feature, claiming by next year his company’s vehicles will be able to drive around a car park and read road signs. The news comes a week after the American company announced surprisingly high profits in this financial quarter despite Mr Musk’s several high-profile scandals 81

July 18, 2018 1:52 AM Las Vegas shooting: Mandalay Bay Hotel owner SUES 1,000 victims of Stephen Paddock attack

THE LAS VEGAS hotel where Stephen Paddock hid and opened fire on thousands of festival goers in the worst mass shooting in American history is now suing the victims of the atrocity. MGM Resorts International, the company which runs the Mandalay Bay Hotel, is suing more than 1,000 of the victims in what seems to be an attempt to avoid liability for the attack 40

June 29, 2018 6:08 PM Part owner of Marvin Gaye song sues Ed Sheeran over hit song

NEW YORK (AP) - A part owner of Marvin Gaye's "Let's Get It On" is suing Ed Sheeran for $100 million after getting blocked from a similar lawsuit brought by other copyright owners. Both lawsuits say the British songwriter copied parts of the soul classic for his Grammy-winning hit "Thinking Out Loud." A lawyer for Structured Asset Sales said the new lawsuit's 34

June 27, 2018 6:03 PM NC protects pork producers against nuisance complaints

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina lawmakers are making it harder for neighbors of agribusinesses to file complaints about smells and other nuisances. Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed the wide-ranging farm bill, which contains language sought by pork producers after numerous lawsuits. The Senate overrode the veto on Tuesday; the House did so on Wednesday 31

June 22, 2018 2:37 AM Federal study: Chemicals toxic below recommended EPA levels

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - A federal study says the chemicals a West Virginia factory used to make non-stick products are dangerous at levels well below those recommended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. News outlets report the federal Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry released the study on PFAS chemicals Wednesday. It says they are dangerous 25

June 18, 2018 9:46 PM Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday on redistricting lawsuits in Wisconsin and Maryland comes as several states already are considering changes to the criteria and processes that will be used to draw legislative districts after the 2020 Census. In most places, the state legislature and governor are responsible for redistricting U.S. House and state legislative 32

March 24, 2018 6:45 PM GOP's congressional stronghold is Democrats' source of hope

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A longtime congressional stronghold for Republicans, Pennsylvania is emerging in dramatic fashion as a source of hope for Democrats in their quest to take control of the U.S. House in November's mid-term elections. This week cemented Democratic victories in two key battles: Republicans dropped talk of legal challenges to Democrat 37

February 10, 2018 1:23 AM The Latest: Judge asserts right to rule on border wall

A judge who was berated by Donald Trump during the presidential campaign says he's inclined to conclude he can decide a lawsuit that challenges the president's proposed border wall but gave no indication how he'll rule. FILE - This Oct. 26, 2017 file photo shows prototypes of border walls in San Diego. Federal Judge Gonzalo Curiel was berated by Donald 31