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Trump seeks to delay testimony pending gag order appeal

The former president is slated to take the stand on Monday as the final witness for the defense.

Majors’ ex-girlfriend recalls actor’s ‘violent temper’ and suicidal threats in tearful testimony

The "Creed III" actor spiraled into self-hatred after repeated explosions of his temper, his ex-girlfriend accuser testified.

A trial deciding if JetBlue can buy Spirit — and further consolidate the industry — nears its end

A Justice Department lawyer argued that the deal would push fares higher by 30% and leave fewer options for travelers on a budget.

Sidebar: Big bold beautiful 2023 recap

The Sidebar hosts put on their best formal wear to discuss the legal highlights and lowlights in 2023 and what 2024 might bring (hint: presidential throwdown).

Ford to pay for asbestos death

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A federal court in North Carolina declined to order a new trial after Ford lost to a widow who lost her husband to mesothelioma, which developed because he was exposed to asbestos during his 40 years of working as a tractor-trailer mechanic. She is awarded $275,000 in back pay plus prejudgment interest to the tune of nearly $67,000.

Actor Jonathan Majors previews defense against domestic violence charges as trial opens

Defense lawyers for the "Lovecraft Country" star counter that he was the bloodied victim of an altercation where his ex-girlfriend was the aggressor, not the other way around, as charged by New York prosecutors.