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Pop singer Shakira to face trial over tax fraud in Spain

The case hinges on where Shakira lived during 2012-14.

Unacceptable jet

CONCORD, N.H. — Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli claims he was deceived into booking a New Hampshire company’s chartered flight services as part of his U.S. tour schedule and was given an “unacceptable jet.”

Fishing tournament polygraph

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A commercial fisherman claims his tournament team was wrongly denied a $199,880 cash prize for catching a 195.6-pound bigeye tuna after the team’s captain failed a polygraph twice – first because of alcohol consumption and lack of sleep, and again because he was tired from the stress of the first test.

NBA 2K tattoos

CLEVELAND — An Ohio federal judge partially found in favor of a tattoo artist who sued basketball video game developer 2K Games, which included the artist’s tattoo designs in its depictions of NBA players LeBron James, Tristan Thompson and Danny Green. The works are entitled to copyright protection, but the court says a jury must determine whether the designs’ inclusion in the games is transformative or otherwise constitutes fair use.

Panel hears Arkansas city’s demand for 5% of revenue from streaming services

The Eighth Circuit heard oral arguments in a case brought by the city of Ashdown, Arkansas, which interprets a state law to treat video streaming services like cable providers.

Marilyn Manson sex assault probe sent to DA to decide on charges

The DA's office said it doesn't yet have all the material to decide whether criminal charges are warranted.

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