Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur appears in the following:

Supreme Court Hands Federal Worker Partial Win In Age Discrimination Case

Monday, April 06, 2020

In a separate case, the court upheld a warrantless traffic stop by a sheriff's deputy in Kansas.

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Trump Says Sotomayor, Ginsburg Should Recuse Themselves From Cases Involving Him

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The president's remarks are an apparent reference to a dissent by Justice Sotomayor, who wrote that the government had claimed "one emergency after another" to seek an "unprecedented number" of stays.

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Senate Acquits Trump, With Romney As Sole Republican Voting Guilty

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

The Senate found President Trump not guilty on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah voted to convict Trump on only the first article of impeachment.

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White House Calls Impeachment Process 'Highly Partisan And Reckless'

Saturday, January 18, 2020

The forceful response follows a summons issued last week by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ahead of President Trump's Senate impeachment trial, which begins Tuesday.

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Trump Says Iran Is 'Standing Down,' Vows To Continue Pressure

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

The president said no Americans were harmed after Iran launched missile strikes against U.S. military forces in Iraq in apparent retaliation for the killing of Qassem Soleimani.

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Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Trump Subpoena Cases

Friday, December 13, 2019

The decision sets the stage for a battle over whether a president can defy congressional and grand jury subpoena power.

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GOP Rep. Hunter Says He Will Resign 'After The Holidays,' Days After Guilty Plea

Friday, December 06, 2019

The California Republican congressman's resignation marks a dramatic change in fortune for the son of a once-powerful member of the House Armed Services Committee.

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Trump Calls Trudeau 'Two-Faced' After Video Shows Leaders Apparently Mocking Him

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

The president was reacting to a video that appeared to show the Canadian prime minister and other world leaders discussing Trump, though he is never mentioned by name.

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Bill Cosby Handed Legal Setback In Sexual Assault Claim From 1974

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The California Supreme Court has denied Bill Cosby's petition to review a lawsuit brought by a woman who says the comedian molested her at the Playboy mansion in 1974 when she was 15, a setback to Cosby's attempts to stave off the decades-old allegations.

"We are looking forward ...

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New York City, Uber Strike 4-Month Deal On Vehicle Cap

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Ride-hailing service Uber has struck a deal with New York City just a day before the City Council was due to vote on a measure that would cap the number of the service's cars in the city.

First Deputy Mayor Anthony Shorris said in a statement the city would ...

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University In U.K. Finds Muhammad-Era Quran Pages Among Its Possessions

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The University of Birmingham in the U.K. says it has discovered a portion of a Quran manuscript from about the time of the Prophet Muhammad, making it one of the earliest versions of Islam's holy book to survive.

Radiocarbon analysis conducted at Oxford University dated the parchment on which ...

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FBI Says It's Too Early To Tell If Chattanooga Shooter Was Radicalized

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The FBI says it's too early to tell whether Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez was radicalized before he attacked two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., and killed five service members.

"This is a complex, ongoing investigation, and we're still in the early stages of piecing together exactly what happened and why," FBI ...

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Cosby's Lawyers Blast Media Over Reports Comedian Drugged, Assaulted Women

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Bill Cosby's lawyers, in court filings today, argue the comedian's admission he used Quaaludes in the 1970s does not mean he "admitted to rape."

The lawyers also asked the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania to keep confidential the details of Cosby's 2006 settlement with ...

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FCC Set To Approve AT&T-DirecTV Merger

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has circulated an order to his fellow commissioners on the Federal Communications Commission to approve the $48.5 billion merger between AT&T and DirecTV.

In a statement, Wheeler said the move would bring more competition to the broadband marketplace and benefit consumers.

"If the conditions are approved ...

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Court Throws Out Some Convictions Of Former Ill. Gov. Blagojevich

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The disgraced Democrat is serving a 14-year sentence for abusing the authority of his office for personal financial gain. He will stay in prison pending further court proceedings.

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News Reports: Chattanooga Attacker Wrote Of Martyrdom

Monday, July 20, 2015

Officials investigating last week's attacks at two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., that killed five service members say they are examining writings believed to be by the Kuwaiti-born attacker.

The New York Times, citing a U.S. intelligence official, reported Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez wrote about suicidal thoughts and "becoming a ...

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Failed Strut Likely Caused SpaceX Rocket To Explode, Elon Musk Says

Monday, July 20, 2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says a steel strut is the most likely cause of last month's explosion of an unmanned SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

"The preliminary conclusion is that the failure arose from a strut in the second stage liquid oxygen tank," Musk said Monday at a news conference.

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Greek Banks Reopen With Limits Still In Place

Monday, July 20, 2015

Greek banks reopened Monday for the first time in three weeks, but weary Greeks were also greeted by higher prices on basic goods.

Joanna Kakissis, who is reporting for NPR from Athens, told Morning Edition Monday that cash withdrawals are limited to just under $70, "but in a slight relaxing ...

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Gawker's Top Editors Quit Over Deleted Post

Monday, July 20, 2015

Gawker's two top editors are resigning over the removal of a story about the personal life of a media executive by the gossip website's management.

Tommy Craggs, Gawker Media's executive editor, and Max Read, the website's editor in chief, told staff members the story's removal last week "represented an ...

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Chattanooga Shooter Failed Background Check At Job At Nuclear Plant

Friday, July 17, 2015

Updated at 6:37 p.m. ET

Chattanooga, Tenn., shooter Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez was dismissed from his job at an Ohio nuclear plant because he didn't pass a background check, a person familiar with his employment history at at the company that operates the plant tells NPR.

Abdulazeez was ...

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