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Eyder Peralta

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds California's Deliberative Death Penalty Process

Thursday, November 12, 2015

A judge ruled last year that the decades of uncertainty California death row inmates have to endure violated their rights. An appeals court said it couldn't uphold that constitutional interpretation.

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Amid Student Protests, Ithaca Faculty Will Hold Confidence Vote On President

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Students of color have been protesting a series of racially charged events. The school's president Tom Rochon, they say, doesn't understand what's happening at the school.

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Kurdish Forces In Iraq Begin Offensive Against Islamic State In Sinjar

Thursday, November 12, 2015

When the Islamic State took the town last year, thousands of Yazidi people were trapped on Mount Sinjar. The Kurdish offensive is backed by coalition airstrikes.

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It Came Up In The Debate: Here Are 3 Things To Know About 'Operation Wetback'

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pointed to the Eisenhower-era program that deported masses of Latino immigrants. But the program was deadly and controversial.

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Mizzou Professor Who Confronted Photojournalist Quits Journalism Appointment

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Melissa Click was seen in a video asking for "muscle" to kick out a journalist from the scene of a protest. Click gave up her "courtesy appointment" at the prestigious School of Journalism.

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Police Arrest 19-Year-Old Suspected Of Threatening Black Students At Missouri

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

On an app that allows users to remain anonymous, the person warned black students to stay off campus. The University of Missouri said the suspect was apprehended off campus.

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The Fourth Republican Debate In 100 Words (And 3 Video Clips)

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The fourth Republican debate was a substantive affair that revealed real fractures within the party on big issues.

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WATCH: On The Missouri Campus, A Clash Of 2 First Amendment Protections

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Protesters exercising their right to assembly faced off with a student journalist exercising his right to report in a public space.

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Appeals Court Deals Blow To Obama's Immigration Plan

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The federal court ruled that President Obama's program goes beyond the prosecutorial discretion powers granted to the executive, so it kept the executive action from being implemented.

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Amid Controversy, University Of Missouri President And Chancellor Step Down

Monday, November 09, 2015

After protests, a student's hunger strike and a strike by some football players, President Tim Wolfe and Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin announced their resignations.

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World Anti-Doping Agency Wants Russia Banned From Athletics Competitions

Monday, November 09, 2015

An independent commission found that Russia engaged in state-sponsored doping and that the London 2012 Olympics were "sabotaged" by the widespread cheating.

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Catalan Regional Parliament Approves Plan For Independence From Spain

Monday, November 09, 2015

Madrid argues that the move is symbolic and won't change a thing. But Catalan lawmakers say their region will be its own country by 2017.

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Missouri Faculty Plan Walkout In Support Of Student Activists

Monday, November 09, 2015

The teachers said they want to stand in solidarity with the Mizzou student activists who are demanding racial justice on campus. The news comes a day after some football players joined the cause.

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Votes Still Being Counted, But Aung San Suu Kyi Expects Big Win In Myanmar

Monday, November 09, 2015

The country also known as Burma went to the polls on Sunday for the freest elections in decades. Supporters of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy were already celebrating.

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READ: Two Personal Statements That Help Explain The Situation At Mizzou

Sunday, November 08, 2015

On Saturday, members of the football team announced they would not play another game until the university president stepped down. These two statements explain some of the feelings on campus.

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Missouri Football Players Strike To Demand Ouster Of University President

Sunday, November 08, 2015

The football players joined a growing movement that has called for the university to seriously address systemic racism. For months, students have staged demonstrations across the university system.

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WATCH: Donald Trump Is Called 'Racist' On SNL... But As Part Of The Gag

Sunday, November 08, 2015

Saturday Night Live acknowledged the protesters outside the studio by having comedian Larry David heckle Trump. David quipped that he heard activists were offering $5,000 for the heckle.

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California, That Strange Light Streaking Across The Sky Was No UFO

Sunday, November 08, 2015

The Navy said the object that lit up the night sky was actually a test-flight of a Trident II (D5) missile that was fired from the Kentucky, a ballistic missile submarine.

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'Iron Ass:' Where George H.W. Bush's Chosen Epithet For Cheney Came From

Thursday, November 05, 2015

The authority of the English language โ€” the Oxford American Dictionary โ€” doesn't include it. But one of the first documented uses dates back to World War II.

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British Prime Minister Says Russian Plane 'More Likely Than Not' Was Downed By Bomb

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Prime Minister David Cameron also said the Islamic State may have been responsible. Russian and Egyptian authorities cast doubt on the claim saying the bomb theory was mere "speculation."

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