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Convicted rapist, Harvey Weinstein facing 6 new sexual assault charges in Los Angeles

Convicted rapist, Harvey Weinstein has been hit with six new counts of forcible sexual assault, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced on Friday.

The disgraced film mogul, who is serving a 23-year prison sentence for rape, is accused of alleged LA attacks between 2004 and 2010.

The 68-year-old was charged with three additional forcible rape felonies and three forcible oral copulation charges stemming from alleged attacks between 2004 and 2010 in Beverly Hills. The new criminal complaint expands the LA case to a total of five victims, authorities said.

Weinstein is now facing a total of 11 counts of sexual assault in Los Angeles County involving five women.

If convicted as charged in Los Angeles, the once-powerful Hollywood mogul faces up to 140 years to life in state prison, according to Friday’s statement.

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said the latest accusations helped prosecutors built a "compelling criminal case" against Weinstein.

“I a…

Donald Trump ‘having trouble breathing’ after contracting COVID-19

US president, Donald Trump is struggling to breathe after being admitted to hospital just hours after testing positive for COVID-19. Trump, was dramatically airlifted to hospital on Friday evening, as he was rushed via helicopter to Walter Reed medical center near Washington DC out of an “abundance of caution” after showing coronavirus symptoms – putting the US election in jeopardy with just weeks to go.

President Donald Trump is reportedly having trouble breathing and is very fatigued, a senior White House official has said.

According to reports, the US president’s condition seemed to be “serious” as he spent his first night in hospital after testing positive for coronavirus. CNN reported an official saying there is “reason for concern” about his health and that the situation was “serious”.

But the aide also reassured the public that they should not be alarmed and has said Trump is taking the situation “very seriously”.

Hours after he was transported to the hospital via presidential helic…

Liverpool forward, Sadio Mane tests positive for Coronavirus

Liverpool forward, Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus and is currently self-isolating, the club have announced.

Mane, who started and scored in Monday's 3-1 victory over Arsenal, displayed minor symptoms of the virus but feels in good health overall, according to Liverpool.

A club statement read: 'Sadio Mane has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently self-isolating according to the necessary guidelines.

'The forward, who started and scored in Monday's 3-1 victory over Arsenal, has displayed minor symptoms of the virus but feels in good health overall.

'However, like with Thiago Alcantara, Liverpool Football Club are - and will continue to - follow all protocols relating to COVID-19 and Mane will self-isolate for the required period of time.'

In a statement posted on his Instagram account, Mane said: 'Hello I've been tested positive but I am feeling good and not showing heavy symptoms. I will begin my quarantine and recovery process immedia…