Charges dropped in US sex assault case against Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey attends the 2017 Tony Awards - Red Carpet at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

The Massachusetts prosecutors filed a formal notice of abandonment of an indecent assault and battery indictment due to “the unavailability of the complaining witness.”

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US lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan

David Marcus, CEO of Facebook’s Calibra, testifies to the House Financial Services Committee hearing on "Examining Facebook's Proposed Cryptocurrency and Its Impact on Consumers, Investors, and the American Financial System" on Capitol Hill.

Facebook is fighting to get Washington on its side after it shocked regulators and lawmakers with its announcement on June 18 that it was hoping to launch a new digital coin called Libra in 2020.

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Netflix shares slide on disappointing subscriber growth

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Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trade Wednesday after its quarterly update showed weaker-than-expected subscriber growth for the streaming television sector leader.

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Qunu residents lament living condition since Madiba’s passing

Residents of the late former President Nelson Mandela’s hometown, Qunu, Eastern Cape says since the death of the struggle icon in 2013, their living conditions have worsened.

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You’ve donated PIC to a capitalist faction: Malema tells Ramaphosa

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has donated the Public Investment Corporation to a capitalist faction led by Trevor Manuel and his wife, Maria Ramos.

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Scientists to conduct research on phytoplankton in Antarctica

Scientists from the University of Stellenbosch, with international collaborators, will embark on a dangerous journey to Antarctica this week to conduct research on phytoplankton, a key part of the ocean ecosystem.

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