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Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest | Miami Herald

NEW YORK  Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer wearing a T-shirt and jeans didn’t identify himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him in a mistaken arrest in 2015 outside a Manhattan hotel. “He never said ‘NYPD.’ He never said ‘officer,'” Blake said at a disciplinary trial for Officer James Frascatore. “He never said...

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Spicer suggests critics of Emmy appearance should lighten up | Miami Herald

NEW YORK  Sean Spicer says his surprise Emmy Awards appearance was a chance to have some fun, and suggested Tuesday that people who were upset by it were taking things too seriously. Clearly, not everyone was laughing, however. For Emmys host Stephen Colbert, there’s also a risk that a joke he engineered could wind up doing collateral damage. The former White House press secretary’s cameo was Colbert’s idea, and they...

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De Niro: Help rebuild Barbuda paradise destroyed by Irma | Miami Herald

UNITED NATIONS  Two-time Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro came to the United Nations on Monday to appeal to all countries and organizations to help rebuild the devastated Caribbean island of Barbuda and ensure that “paradise is not lost.” De Niro spoke at a hastily called meeting on Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane on record. The meeting of top U.N. officials and government leaders from several...

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Hollywood Celebrities Support ACLU With Blue Ribbons

“…an overtly political fashion statement…” Many Hollywood celebrities made an overtly political fashion statement Sunday at the 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony, pinning blue ribbons emblazoned with the ACLU acronym onto their clothes. The blue ribbons symbolized support for the American Civil Liberties Union, an organization that has battled the Trump administration ever since President Donald Trump...

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Yumi Hogan, governor’s wife, aids western Maryland museum | Miami Herald

Maryland First Lady Yumi Hogan is helping an art museum in Hagerstown celebrate its 85th anniversary. Hogan is co-chairing a fundraising gala Saturday at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Hogan is a painter who uses traditional ink-and-paper techniques of her native South Korea to create abstract works inspired by rural landscapes. Source:...

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Lindsay Lohan visits Syrian refugees in southeast Turkey | Miami Herald

Turkey’s state-run news agency says Lindsay Lohan has visited a government-run refugee camp near Turkey’s border with Syria. The Anadolu Agency said Saturday the U.S. actress toured the social facilities and preschool in Nizip before giving refugee children there presents. She also visited an art and handicrafts workshop where she talked with the female students…. Source:...

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