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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Woman Denied Job at Abercrombie & Fitch Because She Wears a Headscarf

Originally posted 06/02/2015 10:00PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Samantha Elauf, who was denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch store in 2008 because she wore a headscarf, triumphed over the clothing chain on Monday when the Supreme Court ruled in her favor, saying that the decision not to hire her was motivated by a reluctance to accommodate Elauf's Muslim religious practices.

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Robin Williams' Wife and Children Continue to Battle Over the Actor's Estate

Robin Williams' Wife and Children Continue to Battle Over the Actor's Estate

Originally posted 06/01/2015 08:55PM

The battle continues between Robin Williams' wife and children over the division of the late actor's estate.

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The Bettencourt Affair: 8 Found Guilty of Taking Advantage of the World's Richest Woman

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The Bettencourt Affair: 8 Found Guilty of Taking Advantage of the World's Richest Woman

Originally posted 05/28/2015 12:30PM

A court in Bordeaux, France, found eight men guilty on Thursday of taking advantage of the world's richest woman.

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Mama June Shannon Mad over TLC's 'Double Standard' for Not Canceling 19 Kids and Counting

Mama June Shannon Mad over TLC's 'Double Standard' for Not Canceling 19 Kids and Counting

Originally posted 05/27/2015 02:30AM

Mama June Shannon is fighting mad, and she's not backing down.

The reality-TV star, whose show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo was canceled last October, said in an interview over the weekend with Extra that she's "mad" over what she sees as unfair treatment by TLC in the wake of the Josh Duggar molestation scandal.

While TLC canceled Honey Boo Boo just hours after a photo surfaced online of Shannon with a convicted child molester, the network has not axed 19 Kids and Counting, choosing instead to pull the show from its schedule following serious revelations about the oldest Duggar son.

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Sofia Vergara's Ex-fiancé Nick Loeb Allowed to File for Custody of Embryos: Judge

Sofia Vergara's Ex-fiancé Nick Loeb Allowed to File for Custody of Embryos: Judge

Originally posted 05/23/2015 11:00AM

Sofia Vergara's ex-fiancé Nick Loeb is allowed to fight for custody of their embryos, a judge ruled Friday.

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Nursing Student Sues College After Failing Course, Claims Disabled Discrimination

Originally posted 05/13/2015 10:45PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Jennifer Burbella, a nursing student, is suing Pennsylvania's Misericordia University on grounds that the college violated a law barring discrimination against students with disabilities.

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Why Melissa Rivers Is Suing over Joan's Death: 'I Need Answers'

Originally posted 05/12/2015 04:55PM

In January, Melissa Rivers filed a lawsuit against the New York City clinic where her mother Joan stopped breathing during a routine throat procedure last October. The trailblazing comedian died a week later at the age of 81.

Now, Rivers, 47, is standing by her decision.

"I want to find out what happened," she said on The Wendy Williams Show Tuesday. "I need to know, I need answers. I'm angry."

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Jameis Winston Sues the Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

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Jameis Winston Sues the Woman Who Accused Him of Rape

Originally posted 05/11/2015 10:30AM

One week after Jameis Winston signed a multimillion-dollar contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the star football player filed a countersuit against the woman who sued him for an alleged sexual assault in 2012.

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Manny Pacquiao Sued for Failing to Disclose Shoulder Injury Ahead of 'Fight of the Century' Against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Manny Pacquiao Sued for Failing to Disclose Shoulder Injury Ahead of 'Fight of the Century' Against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Originally posted 05/06/2015 07:55AM

Manny Pacquiao has been sued for not disclosing a shoulder injury ahead of last Saturday's "fight of the century" against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Car Crash

Bruce Jenner Sued for Wrongful Death in Car Crash

Originally posted 05/01/2015 03:35PM

Bruce Jenner was able to let out a sigh of relief after he revealed he is transitioning from male to female in his 20/20 interview with Diane Sawyer, but now the former Olympian is being faced with another hurdle – a wrongful death lawsuit from his fatal car crash in February.

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