Vanessa Romo

Vanessa Romo appears in the following:

Man Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme That Fleeced Facebook, Google Of $100 Million

Monday, March 25, 2019

Evaldas Rimasauskas admitted to his role in helping to orchestrate a two-year-long scam that tricked employees into wiring more than $100 million to his own company's bank accounts.

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Trump Formally Recognizes Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

Monday, March 25, 2019

President Trump said the move, reversing decades of U.S. policy in the Middle East and drawing sharp international criticism, was "a long time in the making."

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State-Funded Adoption Agencies In Michigan Barred From Refusing LGBTQ Parents

Friday, March 22, 2019

Attorney General Dana Nessel reached a settlement with the ACLU. It requires agencies not to discriminate against gay people who want to adopt or foster children referred by the state.

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Ex-Brazilian President Arrested In Sweeping Anti-Corruption Probe

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Former President Michel Temer was one of several political and business leaders arrested on Thursday, accused of misappropriating funds in a construction graft scam.

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Oklahoma Sheriff And Deputies Resign Over 'Dangerous' Jail

Thursday, March 21, 2019

"The condition of the jail is such that it does not comply with constitutional standards," Nowata County Sheriff Terry Sue Barnett told reporters after tendering her resignation.

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California Jury Finds Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

After five days of deliberation the jury concluded the weed killer was a "substantial factor" in causing non-Hodgkins lymphoma in the plaintiff. It's the second verdict against the Bayer product.

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USC Suspends Accounts Of Students Allegedly Linked To Admissions Bribery Scandal

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

"This prevents the students from registering for classes or acquiring transcripts while their cases are under review," officials said, as they scramble to restore trust in the application process.

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After New Zealand Attacks, Muslim-Americans Call For Action Against Rising Bigotry

Friday, March 15, 2019

On Friday, Muslim-Americans urged political leaders and tech companies to confront the spread of hate and racism that has led to scores of worshippers being slaughtered in religious institutions.

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State Department Says All U.S. Diplomats Have Left Venezuela

Thursday, March 14, 2019

The embassy is closed but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo assured Venezuelans the U.S. stands by interim President Juan Guaidó and supports Venezuelans' aspirations to live in a democracy.

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Saudi Arabia Rejects Calls For Independent Investigation Into Khashoggi Killing

Thursday, March 14, 2019

The kingdom's leading human rights leader said demands to "internationalize" the probe would be "tantamount to the international community doubting the integrity of our judicial apparatus."

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Dozens Of Schoolchildren Feared Dead In Nigerian Building Collapse

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The three-story structure crumpled into a pile of concrete slabs Wednesday. About 100 nursery and primary school students are believed to have been inside. At least 37 people have been rescued.

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Cardinal George Pell, Former Vatican Official, Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

He had been convicted of sexually abusing two choir boys in Melbourne, Australia, two decades ago. He is 77 and will be eligible for parole in three years and eight months.

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Trump Administration Seeks To Close International Immigration Offices

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is in "preliminary discussions" to shutter 23 field offices around the world to save millions. Critics say it will exacerbate a processing bottleneck.

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Selfie-Taking Woman Apologizes After Jaguar Attack At Arizona Zoo

Monday, March 11, 2019

"The person involved met privately with zoo officials to acknowledge her regret for her role in the past weekend's events," park officials said. The woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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Baby Of British ISIS Woman Stripped Of Citizenship Has Died

Friday, March 08, 2019

Shamima Begum, who was 15 when she fled to Syria in 2015, had been begging to return to the U.K. prior to her son's birth last month, saying she feared for his health. He died of pneumonia.

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German Man Who Poisoned Co-Workers Sentenced To Life In Prison

Friday, March 08, 2019

The 57-year-old offered no clues about what prompted him to lace co-workers' food with toxic metals. A psychologist said he "seemed to me like a scientist who was testing substances on a guinea pig."

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Facebook Vows To Quash Anti-Vaccine Misinformation

Thursday, March 07, 2019

The company said ads and other content containing false information about vaccines will be pulled from the platform and accounts that persist in disseminating discredited opinions will be disabled.

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U.S. Journalist Released After Detainment By Venezuelan Authorities

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Cody Weddle, who has been covering the political unrest of President Nicolás Maduro's administration, will soon be deported to the U.S. after spending more than 12 hours in custody.

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R. Kelly Taken Back Into Custody, Two Women Deny Being 'Brainwashed'

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

The R&B singer was detained in Cook County, Ill. for unpaid child support that totals more than $160,000. In an interview aired Thursday, two women living with Kelly said they are happy.

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Woman Who Left U.S. To Join ISIS Denied Request To Expedite Her Case To Return

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

A judge ruled there isn't sufficient evidence proving Hoda Muthana and her toddler face imminent harm in Syria. It's a setback for the ISIS bride who hoped to fight her citizenship claim from the U.S.

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