Vanessa Romo

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As Illinois Prepares To Legalize Pot, Public Housing Tenants Not Allowed To Partake

Monday, November 11, 2019

Anyone receiving federal housing assistance could face eviction if caught smoking or possessing pot, according to Chicago's Housing Authority.

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Despite Election Victory, Spain's Socialists Face Growing Far-Right Opposition

Monday, November 11, 2019

The Vox party, which takes tough stances against immigration and regional independence drives, became the third-largest party in Spanish parliament.

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With Blackouts, California's Electric Car Owners Are Finding New Ways To Charge Up

Friday, November 08, 2019

Nearly half of all the electric cars in the country are owned in California. But the recent wildfires and power outages are inspiring some drivers to use their cars to power their homes.

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It's Superhero Time On Podcasts: Star-Lord And Black Widow To Step Up To The Mic

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

A Marvel deal with SiriusXM and Pandora marks a deeper investment by the companies to claim a stake in the growing realm of podcasting, now on pace to become a $1 billion industry.

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A Push To Have Cars Say 'No' To Drunk Drivers

Monday, October 21, 2019

All new autos would be outfitted with alcohol detection technology, under legislation being proposed by U.S. lawmakers. That would make it impossible to drive if you're over the limit.

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Turkey Claims To Have Won A Key Syrian Border Town From Kurdish Forces

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Heading into a fourth day of military attacks on northern Syria, Turkish officials say forces have captured Ras al-Ayn and several surrounding villages. But reports indicate fighting continues.

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Eligible El Paso Walmart Shooting Victims Can Start Applying For Funding

Saturday, October 12, 2019

More than $6 million so far have been raised to help the victims of the August massacre. On Saturday, One Fund El Paso is hosting a community resource fair to help those who qualify.

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El Paso Walmart Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Thursday, October 10, 2019

The 21-year-old white man who is suspected of gunning down 22 people at a busy Walmart in August has pleaded not guilty. He had previously confessed to the killings, according to police documents.

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Teen Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of Student That Dozens Filmed, Shared On Social Media

Thursday, September 19, 2019

"Kids stood here and didn't help Khaseen. They'd rather video this event," Detective Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick told reporters at a news conference. "They videoed his death instead of helping."

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Free Software Pioneer Quits MIT Over His Comments On Epstein Sex Trafficking Case

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

"I am doing this due to pressure on MIT and me over a series of misunderstandings and mischaracterizations," Richard Stallman wrote on his blog.

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Comedian Shane Gillis Fired From 'Saturday Night Live' For Racist Remarks

Monday, September 16, 2019

The comedian's rising star has dimmed in a controversy over a series of derogatory statements he made on his podcast. SNL said the show had no idea. He said, "I was always a [Mad TV] guy anyway."

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Bahamian Government Revises Number Of Missing After Dorian Down To 1,300

Friday, September 13, 2019

"The number of people registered missing with the Bahamas government is going down daily," a spokesman for NEMA told reporters, adding that many could be unaccounted for in shelters.

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Actress Felicity Huffman Sentenced To 14 Days In College Admissions Scandal

Friday, September 13, 2019

The TV and film star is the first parent to be sentenced in connection with the years-long, multimillion-dollar scheme. The case has resurfaced questions about college access, race and privilege.

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El Paso Shooting Suspect Indicted On Capital Murder Charge

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for the 21-year-old man accused of killing 22 people last month in a hate-filled attack at a Walmart.

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Clinic Ordered To Reveal Sperm Donor List After Baby Mix Up

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

After a DNA test revealed the clinic had impregnated the mother with the wrong sperm, the now-divorced couple is trying to uncover the identity of the child's biological father.

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Chinese Woman Who Breached Mar-A-Lago Security Found Guilty

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Yujing Zhang, who often appeared confused during the two-day trial, faces up to six years in prison for making false statements to federal officers and trespassing on the president's club.

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Ex-USC Doctor Accused Of Sexually Abusing Hundreds Of Women Surrenders Medical License

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

"On behalf of California consumers, the Board achieved the highest level of patient protection with the surrender of [George] Tyndall's license," the California Medical Board executive director said.

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NOAA Chief Scientist Says Move To Contradict Agency And Back Trump Was 'Political'

Monday, September 09, 2019

It "was not based on science but on external factors including reputation and appearance, or simply put, political," the agency's acting chief scientist wrote.

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India's Attempt To Land Rover At Moon's South Pole Fails

Friday, September 06, 2019

The spacecraft's descent was going as planned until it reached an altitude of 2.1 km over the surface. "Subsequently, communication from Lander to the ground stations was lost," scientists explained.

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Is 'The Blob' Back? Latest Marine Heat Wave Could Pose New Risks To Sea Life

Friday, September 06, 2019

Water temperatures between Alaska and California have risen by 5 degrees Fahrenheit. Researchers say the warming could trigger a series of problems in the marine food chain.

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