Oliver's purchases from Crowe's auction exceed $10,000, but he brought out his wallet for a good cause: To help save one of America's last remaining Blockbuster video stores.
Broncos release running back CJ Anderson
The Broncos have Devontae Booker and D'Angelo Henderson in their backfield, but are expected to add a player in the draft. The Broncos never found a taker, but they've made a decision to move on from the Pro Bowl running back.
People had speculated that Oliver, whose show has established a reputation for outlandish purchases and big public acts, might be behind the eye-popping figure for the garment.
"The bad news is, we didn't buy it - we did, though".
Turkey says not siding with anyone on Syria
Mr Bozdag said Turkey did not hesitate to work together with any country who defended "correct principles" on Syria. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said "It is a positive step but more needs to be done for lasting peace".
Between the James Comey interview, USA airstrikes in Syria, and Paul Ryan's decision to not seek reelection, John Oliver had a lot of material to work in last week's packed news cycle, but the Last Week Tonight host was particularly stuned by President Trump's use of a very infamous phrase.
Along with that piece, the HBO show also bought a pair of shorts and robe from the 2005 boxing film. Because streaming services are extra expensive in Alaska, Blockbuster still reigns there, and Oliver promised that if Alaska's remaining Blockbuster contacted the show, they'd be able to display Crowe's memorabilia there.
E. coli outbreak in 11 states linked to romaine lettuce
This is a different E. coli O157:H7 HUS outbreak from the E. coli outbreak that took place from November to December 2017. However, preliminary information indicates that the chopped romaine lettuce was from the Yuma, Arizona growing region.
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