Camila Domonoske

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Voters Recall Aaron Persky, Judge Who Sentenced Brock Turner

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Turner was convicted of sexual assault in 2016 and ultimately served three months in county jail. Outraged opponents say Persky is unfit to serve out the remaining four years of his term.

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Monsanto No More: Agri-Chemical Giant's Name Dropped In Bayer Acquisition

Monday, June 04, 2018

Germany's Bayer announced in 2016 that it would be buying Monsanto for more than $60 billion. Now it confirms it will be dropping the Monsanto name, which has been made infamous by protesters.

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From Travel Ban To Political Pins: Pending Decisions From The Supreme Court

Sunday, June 03, 2018

On Monday morning, the Supreme Court might release opinions in a number of significant cases, from gerrymandering challenges to religious rights disputes. We've got a roundup of the possibilities.

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Trump Pardons Dinesh D'Souza, Who Pleaded Guilty To Campaign Finance Fraud

Thursday, May 31, 2018

President Trump said the conservative commentator was "treated very unfairly by our government." He also said he is considering pardons for Martha Stewart and former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

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1 Charge Against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens Dropped As He Resigns From Office

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Greitens has faced possible charges from multiple prosecutors, in two separate scandals: one about alleged sexual misconduct and blackmail, the other about accusations of campaign finance violations.

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New Excavation At Pompeii Uncovers Victim Crushed By Massive Rock

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

The adult male survived the initial eruption but was, like many victims, caught in the subsequent cloud of gases and rocks. Unlike most victims, he was also pinned down by a "formidable stone block."

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White House Announces Tariffs, Trade Restrictions To Be Placed On China

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

The Trump administration says it will impose a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion of Chinese goods with "industrially significant technology." A list of products will be released in the next few weeks.

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Legendary Boxer Jack Johnson Gets Pardon, 105 Years After Baseless Conviction

Thursday, May 24, 2018

The black world heavyweight champion was convicted of a crime in 1913 for traveling with a white girlfriend. President Trump issued a rare posthumous pardon after an appeal from Sylvester Stallone.

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Trump Cancels Summit, North Korean Leaders Leave Door Open For Talks

Thursday, May 24, 2018

President Trump's scuttling of a meeting with North Korea's leader caused South Korean President Moon Jae-in to call an emergency meeting of his advisers. North Korean officials still want to meet.

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NOAA Expects Hurricane Season For 2018 To Be Near Or Above Normal

Thursday, May 24, 2018

After a devastating 2017 hurricane season, the Atlantic isn't likely to get a break this year, NOAA says. The agency predicts 10 to 16 named storms this season, including up to four major hurricanes.

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Milwaukee Police Disciplined For Using Stun Gun On, Arresting NBA Player

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Police confronted Sterling Brown, a rookie with the Milwaukee Bucks, in January over a parking violation. On Wednesday, Milwaukee's police chief said that the officers had acted inappropriately.

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'I Hope This Will Set A Precedent,' Says Trans Teen Who Won Case Over Bathroom Access

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Gavin Grimm was a high school student in Virginia when his local school board denied him access to the boys' bathroom. His case has stretched for years; now a federal judge has decided in his favor.

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USC Faces Lawsuits, Calls For Resignation Over Alleged Sexual Abuse By Gynecologist

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Last week, the LA Times reported that students at USC had repeatedly complained of a former campus doctor's inappropriate touching and comments, to no avail. Now, at least six women have sued.

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After Minting Coin For North Korea Summit, White House Accused Of Early Celebration

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The White House is preparing for a meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong Un on June 12. Despite Pyongyang's threats to back out, the White House has made a coin commemorating the event.

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Hawaii Volcano's Lava Spews 'Laze' Of Toxic Gas And Glass Into The Air

Monday, May 21, 2018

Lava from the Kilauea volcano is pouring into the Pacific Ocean, generating a plume of "laze" — hydrochloric acid and steam with fine glass particles — into the air.

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In Catalonia, A Secessionist Takes Office And A Standoff Continues

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Quim Torra, a Catalan separatist, is the new head of the restive region in Spain. For months, Catalonia and Madrid have faced off over Catalonia's bid for independence.

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Banned Ozone-Depleting Chemical Is Still Being Produced Somewhere, Scientists Say

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Trichlorofluoromethane, or CFC-11, hurts the ozone layer and was phased out of production by 2010. Supposedly. But a NOAA study says CFC-11 emissions began to rise after 2012.

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Court Dismisses Latest Attempt To Acquire Kurt Cobain's Death Scene Photos

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

A Washington state court of appeals has rejected a conspiracy theorist's demand for graphic photos showing the Nirvana frontman after his suicide.

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Whether Or Not She's A Head Coach (Yet), Becky Hammon Has Started A Conversation

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Hammon, an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, reportedly interviewed for a head coach position at the Milwaukee Bucks. She was never the frontrunner, but the news still sent shockwaves.

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Uber Will No Longer Force Sexual Assault Survivors Into Arbitration Or NDAs

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Uber says victims of sexual assault or harassment will now have the option of going to court. The ride-hailing company will also publicly release data about sexual assaults that happen in Ubers.

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