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National brief: Lawyer says Weinstein had relationship with accuser

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 29, 2018

The woman who has accused Harvey Weinstein of rape in his criminal case was in a decade-long relationship with him that continued after the alleged attack in a Manhattan hotel room in 2013.

National brief: Body found of man who disappeared in Maryland flooding

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 29, 2018

Searchers scouring a river Tuesday that runs alongside a Maryland town found the body of a man last seen being swept away by flood waters.

National brief: Falling tree kills 2 journalists in NC

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 29, 2018

Two broadcast journalists were killed by a falling tree in North Carolina as they reported on the severe weather associated with subtropical storm Alberto.

National brief: Injuries lead to Spam and other Hormel product recall

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 29, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of Spam and another Hormel product after four consumers complained about metal objects in the food.

National brief: Lawyer says woman hit by cop never spat at officers

ASSOCIATED PRESS

May 29, 2018

A Philadelphia woman seen on video being punched in the head by a police officer on a New Jersey beach says she didn’t spit at the officers before the altercation.

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national briefs – may 30 2018