Richard Gonzales

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Congressional Hearing On Slavery Reparations Set For Wednesday

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

A proposal to create a commission to study reparations for African Americans comes as the presidential election season is kicking into gear. Some Democratic hopefuls support reparations.

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California Utility PG&E To Pay $1 Billion To Local Governments For Wildfire Damage

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Attorneys for a group of counties and cities announced the proposed settlement Tuesday to help cover taxpayer losses from wildfires dating back to 2015.

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Pentagon Sending 1,000 More U.S. Troops To Middle East

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The announcement comes after Iran said it would surpass limits on its uranium stockpiles as set by a landmark international agreement. The Pentagon insisted it is not seeking a war with Iran.

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Mexico's Migration Chief Abruptly Resigns

Friday, June 14, 2019

Tonatiuh Guillén Lopez's departure comes as Mexican officials are trying to address criticisms from the Trump administration about the flow of migrants to the U.S. through Mexico from Central America.

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Toronto Raptors Clinch Their First NBA Title, Denying Warriors A 3-Peat

Friday, June 14, 2019

In Game 6 at the Warriors' Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., the Raptors pulled out a 114-110 win in a heart-stopping game that is destined to become an NBA classic.

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Mich. Prosecutors Drop Charges In Flint Water Investigation, But Promise New Probe

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Prosecutors say the original criminal investigation into Flint's drinking water scandal was compromised by a failure to pursue all available evidence.

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House Judiciary Committee Approves Funds For Sept. 11 First Responders

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The measure is expected to pass the full House. The fund established to compensate sick and dying Sept. 11 first responders is nearing depletion with about 19,000 unpaid claims to address.

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6 Suspects Detained In Shooting Of Former Baseball Star David Ortiz

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Dominican Republic authorities say security video footage indicates a plot to kill the popular retired slugger. Ortiz is reported to be recuperating in a Boston hospital where he was flown.

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The St. Louis Blues Beat The Boston Bruins 4-1 In Stanley Cup Final

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The Blues were a last place team in January. Now they are NHL champions for the first time in their franchise history.

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Spoiler Alert: There's A New 'Jeopardy' Champion In Town

Monday, June 03, 2019

Champion James Holzhauer's winning streak ends at 32 games in Monday's viewing. He won more than $2.4 million, the second highest winner in regular-season play.

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Immigrant Advocates Ask Court To Release Unaccompanied Minors Detained In Florida

Friday, May 31, 2019

A court settlement limits how long the government can detain immigrant minors. Administration officials say that facilities that hold the minors are only temporary.

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Authorities Name 12 People Killed In Virginia Beach Shooting

Friday, May 31, 2019

Eleven of the 12 victims were city employees; one was a contractor. "They leave a void that we will never be able to fill," City Manager Dave Hansen said Saturday.

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Automaker Stocks Drop As Trump Announces New Tariffs On Mexico

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Shares of automaker stocks fell Friday morning, after President Trump announced tariffs on all goods imported from Mexico. Many carmakers have built facilities in Mexico in recent years.

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Captain Detained After Tour Boats Collide In Hungary; At Least 7 Dead, 21 Missing

Thursday, May 30, 2019

The smaller boat was carrying 35 people — 33 tourists and a Hungarian crew of two. All seven of the dead are South Korean tourists. Divers searched the Danube River for the missing.

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Louisiana Lawmakers Approve Strict Abortion Limit, Dem. Governor Says He Will Sign it

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Six other states have recently passed laws banning abortions. When Louisiana's bill becomes law, it will join four other states in which abortions are barred when a heartbeat is detectable.

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Israeli Parliament Schedules Unprecedented Early Elections

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party pushed for new elections in September rather than risk allowing Israel's ceremonial president to choose someone else to form a government.

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San Francisco Police Union Demands Chief's Resignation Over Raid Of Journalist's Home

Friday, May 24, 2019

The union said Chief William Scott deceived the author of the search warrant about freelancer Bryan Carmody's press status. "A true leader accepts responsibility," it said.

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Wisconsin Man Sentenced To 2 Life Terms For Kidnapping Teen, Murdering Her Parents

Friday, May 24, 2019

The case drew national attention as a search for 13-year-old Jayme Closs ended when she escaped captivity and led authorities to her kidnapper.

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American Man Dies Just After Achieving Dream Of Reaching Summit Of Mount Everest

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Donald Lynn Cash of Utah achieved his goal of climbing the highest peaks on all seven continents. A traffic jam on Mount Everest may have impeded efforts to carry him down the mountain before he died.

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South And West Continue Rapid Growth, According To New Population Data

Thursday, May 23, 2019

The fastest growing cities are in Arizona, Texas, Washington and North Carolina. Columbus, Ohio, is the only Midwestern city in the top 15 fastest-growing populations.

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