NYC sues advertising firm over floating billboards

Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to sink a fleet of floating billboards that he says are turning New York’s scenic waterways into a Times Square-style blight. The city filed suit Wednesday in Manhattan federal court against a company called Ballyhoo Media, which is described on its website as a “water-based multimedia company.” The suit alleges that the LED-illuminated seafaring signs […]

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David Letterman admits he overstayed his welcome on late-night TV: 'Nobody had the guts to fire me'

David Letterman says he ‘stayed on television way too long’ In an interview on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show,’ David Letterman, 71, said he ‘stayed on television way too long,’ possibly because ‘nobody had the guts’ to fire him. David Letterman admitted he overstayed his welcome – by 10 years – on late-night television. The 71-year-old made the revelation during an appearance Thursday […]

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Brooklyn tenants pissed over strict new rules that ban phones from halls, loud talking

Residents of a rent-controlled Brooklyn apartment building are up in arms after the owners put up signs with a Ten Commandments-style list of rules, that includes fines for things like using cell phones in the halls. The signs, which were recently installed on every floor of 415 East 16th Street in Ditmas Park, also forbid tenants from speaking too loudly, […]

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Calls for Trudeau to quit over Libya scandal link claim

Washington: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has refused to stand down over claims he interfered to help a building firm avoid a corruption trial over allegations it bribed the Libyan regime of Colonel Gaddafi. A political scandal gripping his Liberal Party began when his former justice minister claimed she had been put under pressure to drop the prosecution of SNC-Lavalin, a […]

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Labour MP suspended over anti-Semitism slur hits back with a defiant message to supporters

Chris Williamson told his fellow hard-left supporters to “keep your eyes on the prize and hold on” following his suspension for saying Labour has been “too apologetic” over anti-Semitism. And in a defiant response to the unprecedented backlash against him Mr Williamson brazenly declared: “There is no evidence against me in reality.” The Derby North MP predicted he would be […]

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Hearn blasts Tyson Fury over Wilder rematch being axed and insists it is good news for Anthony Joshua

The Gypsy King has instead opted for a warm-up fight with ESPN in the US before going back in for Part II with Wilder. That decision has been met by anger from many quarters – obviously by Wilder and the WBC organisation. And while Hearn is disappointed too that the two monster heavyweights' rematch has been postponed, he thinks it […]

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Trump DEFENDS Kim Jong-un over death of US student Otto Warmbier saying North Korean tyrant ‘felt badly’ about mystery brain damage death

Following his nuke summit with Kim in Vietnam, the US President discussed the American student who was sentenced to 15 years hard labour by the rogue state for allegedly stealing a propaganda poster. After 17 months in jail, Warmbier was returned home in a coma in June 2017 after suffering brain damage while jailed in the crackpot country. He died […]

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Kepa issues statement over row with Sarri and insists 'it was never my intention to disobey Chelsea boss'

The Spanish keeper left Maurizio Sarri furious after refusing to come off the field for Willy Caballero moments before the Carabao Cup penalty shootout defeat. Arrizabalaga, 24, had fallen to the ground with cramp on two occasions late on in extra-time. But with his number on the board and Caballero standing with his gloves on ready to face his former […]

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