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Cristiano Ronaldo left off Portugal squad amid rape allegation

Cristiano Ronaldo left off Portugal squad amid rape allegation

Barry Hatton, The Associated Press Published Thursday, October 4, 2018 8:47AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, October 4, 2018 11:07AM EDT LISBON, Portugal — Cristiano Ronaldo was left off Portugal’s national team squad for a pair of upcoming matches, the decision coming Thursday as the soccer great fights a rape allegation in the United States. Ronaldo has been accused of rape by Kathryn Mayorga, who says the player assaulted her in Las Vegas in 2009. He has denied the accusation. Ronaldo was left off the squad for Portugal’s second game inRead More


Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser is ’emotionally fragile,’ her lawyer says

Cristiano Ronaldo

LAS VEGAS — A lawyer for a Nevada woman alleging that soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo raped her in 2009 calls her client “emotionally fragile” and says she accepted a settlement back then because she never wanted her name made public. Attorney Larissa Drohobyczer (droh-HO’-bit-zer) said Tuesday that Kathryn Mayorga is currently out of the U.S. and isn’t speaking with the media about a civil lawsuit she filed last week against Ronaldo. The Associated Press doesn’t typically identify alleged victims of sexual assault, but Drohobyczer said Mayorga gave permission. The lawsuitRead More


Northwoods Inn owner John Pontes denies rape, extortion of motel tenant

Northwoods Inn owner John Pontes denies rape, extortion of motel tenant

Warning: graphic content Motel owner John Pontes denied accusations of sexually assaulting and extorting a motel tenant when he took the stand in his own defence Tuesday. Pontes is on trial at Saskatoon Provincial Court for sexual assault and extortion of a tenant who was staying at the Northwoods Inn and Suites last year. Both Crown and defence closed their cases Tuesday. The woman, who began staying at the motel in April 2017, testified she was short on rent money and that Pontes told her she could continue staying atRead More


CNN News _ Forgotten faces: Japan’s comfort women [June 7, 2012 ]

CNN News _ Forgotten faces: Japan's comfort women [June 7, 2012 ]

http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/world/asia/japan-comfort-women/index.html STORY HIGHLIGHTS Nikon cancels a photo exhibition by Ahn Sehong on Japan’s comfort women in Tokyo Photographer says he believes it demonstrates discrimination against the women “Comfort women” is the term given to Korean women used as sex slaves by Japanese soldiers Now in their 80s and 90s, the women are living their final years in poverty in rural China source todays world news – CNN News _ Forgotten faces: Japan’s comfort women [June 7, 2012 ] #worldnews #breakingnews #music #headlinenews USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USARead More