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Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur appears in the following:

End Fraternities' Suspension, UVA Urged Amid 'Rolling Stone' Fallout

Monday, December 08, 2014

The call by national organizations representing fraternities and sororities comes after the magazine acknowledged "discrepancies" in its story on gang rape. The story had prompted the suspensions.

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IOC Unveils Changes Including Lower Bidding Costs, More Sports At Olympics

Monday, December 08, 2014

The changes adopted today at a two-day meeting in Monaco include a new Olympic channel. They are all part of biggest change in decades to the International Olympic Committee.

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Typhoon Death Toll Rises In Philippines, Though Devastation Less Than Feared

Monday, December 08, 2014

Hagupit, now a tropical storm, forced more than a million people into shelters when it hit. At least 21 people are dead. But it spared the Philippines the devastation of last year's Typhoon Haiyan.

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Bay Area Protests Turn Violent For Second Night In A Row

Monday, December 08, 2014

Demonstrators vandalized businesses and blocked traffic on a freeway. The protests came in the wake of police killings in Missouri and New York.

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'Rolling Stone' Says Trust In Gang-Rape Accuser Was 'Misplaced'

Friday, December 05, 2014

The magazine reported last month on a University of Virginia student who said she was gang-raped during a fraternity party in 2012. It said today that there were "discrepancies" in its story.

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Staffers Resign En Masse At 'The New Republic' Amid Planned Changes

Friday, December 05, 2014

The magazine announced it was cutting its publication schedule, moving to New York and rebranding as a digital media company. Two top editors quit Thursday; more than half the masthead resigned today.

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Sen. Tim Kaine Responds To Defense Secretary Nomination

Friday, December 05, 2014

The Virginia Democrat, who serves on the Senate Armed Services Committee, says he's a "big fan" of Ashton Carter.

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Obama Taps Ashton Carter As Defense Secretary Nominee

Friday, December 05, 2014

Carter, a former No. 2 at the Pentagon, would succeed Chuck Hagel. If confirmed, he will be President Obama's fourth defense secretary.

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ICC Drops Charges Against Kenya's President

Friday, December 05, 2014

But the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court reserved the right to bring new charges against Uhuru Kenyatta. The Kenyan leader said he was excited and relieved at the decision.

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Court Rules Chimps Don't Have Same Rights As People

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The New York Supreme Court's appellate division declined to extend habeas corpus to Tommy, a chimpanzee living in a cage at a trailer dealer in Gloversville, N.Y.

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'New Republic', In Major Change, Cuts Publishing Schedule; Top Editor Out

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Editor Franklin Foer and longtime literary editor Leon Wieseltier are both leaving. The magazine will drop from 20 issues a year from 10 and move its headquarters from Washington, D.C., to New York.

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Ayn Rand's Novel 'Ideal' To Be Published Next Year

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Rand wrote Ideal as a novel in 1934, but didn't like it and set it aside. Later, she reworked it as a play. The New American Library says Ideal will be published in the form in which Rand intended it.

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Montana Man Cites 'Castle Doctrine' As Defense In German Teen's Shooting

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The law says that a man's home is his castle and can be defended as such. Prosecutors said Markus Kaarma shot in cold blood the exchange student who had entered his garage.

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James Bond Will Be Back Next Year — And He's Battling An Old Enemy

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Director Sam Mendes announced today that the 24th film in the franchise will be called Spectre, named for the organization 007 has battled since his first screen outing in Dr. No in 1962.

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Putin Defiant In Speech In Face Of Sanctions, Economic Woes

Thursday, December 04, 2014

The Russian president said in his state of the union speech that the "difficulties" his country faces "also create new possibilities." He accused the West of trying to break up Russia.

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Protesters Use #DieIn To Rally In Aftermath Of Grand Jury Decision

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

The protests — at Grand Central Terminal and other places — follow the announcement that a New York police officer won't be indicted in the death of Eric Garner over the summer.

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Keyboardist Ian McLagan Dies At 69

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

He was in the English rock bands Small Faces and Faces, and he also played keyboard for the Rolling Stones. McLagan died today in Austin, Texas. He was 69.

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17 States Sue Obama Over Immigration Actions

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Texas, which is leading the states, filed a lawsuit in federal court in the Southern District of Texas. State Attorney General Greg Abbott said the president's action "tramples" the Constitution.

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One Jong Un To Rule Them All: N. Koreans Banned From Using Leader's Name

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Those who already share Kim Jong Un's name must change it. That's according to South Korean media, which cited an official North Korean directive.

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Takata Back On Capitol Hill After Deadline To Widen Air Bag Recall Passes

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Federal regulators had given Takata Corp. until Tuesday to widen its recall of air bags to the entire U.S., but the Japanese company appeared to ignore that demand.

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