Vanessa Romo

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'Japan Times' Newspaper Redefines 'Comfort Women' And 'Forced Labor'

Friday, November 30, 2018

An editor's note explained the changes are intended to provide clarity but they have been met with anger and the paper is accused of trying whitewash the country's wartime atrocities.

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Flash Floods Hit Communities Devastated By Camp Fire

Thursday, November 29, 2018

"The roots and the bottoms of the utility poles are just kind of swimming," Cal Fire spokesman Rick Carhart said on Thursday. Rescue teams worked to save motorists stranded on flooded roads.

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Starbucks Moves To Block Porn From Free Wi-Fi Networks

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Patrons have always been banned in theory from viewing pornographic content over the company's Wi-Fi, but there was no technological filter in place. Starbucks will have one in 2019.

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Ex-Florida Police Chief Sentenced To 3 Years For Framing Black Men And Teen

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Raimundo Atesiano wanted to reduce his town's crime statistics, so he ordered officers to arrest innocent people for a slew of unsolved burglaries. "I made some very, very bad decisions," he said.

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Honduran President's Brother Arrested In Miami On Drug Trafficking Charges

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The federal indictment alleges Juan Antonio Hernández — a former lawyer and congressman in Honduras — smuggled tons of cocaine into the U.S., aided by prominent politicians and law enforcement.

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Sotheby's And Bonhams Bow To Pressure, Ban The Sale Of Rhino Horn Artifacts

Monday, November 26, 2018

Both companies announced they are canceling separate auctions featuring antique carvings made of the endangered species' horns. The sales would have taken place in Hong Kong this week.

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Mind The Junk Food: London To Ban Ads For Unhealthy Eats On Public Transportation

Friday, November 23, 2018

In February, the city will ban advertising for food and drinks high in salt, sugar and fat in all of London's public transportation network. It is part of a plan to curtail rising childhood obesity.

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Couple Finds $1.8 Million Lottery Ticket While Cleaning House Before Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 22, 2018

The winning jackpot ticket had been lying around for months on the Louisiana couple's nightstand. Turns out the scrap of paper was worth nearly $2 million and they found it just in time.

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Trump Resumes Spat With Roberts, Calls 9th Circuit 'A Complete & Total Disaster'

Thursday, November 22, 2018

The president entered day two of a dispute with Chief Justice John Roberts and called the San Francisco-based court of appeals "out of control" and said it "has a horrible reputation."

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Rhinestone Vest-Wearing Pigeon Reunited With Family

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

A well-dressed, bedazzled pet pigeon, who appears to have gone on the bird equivalent of a rumspringa, is back home after nearly two weeks.

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Michigan State University Ex-President Charged With Lying In Larry Nassar Case

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Lou Anna Simon was charged with two felony and two misdemeanor counts on Tuesday for allegedly lying to police about how the school handled previous sexual misconduct allegations against the doctor.

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Federal Officials Indict More Than 40 People Linked to White Supremacist Prison Gang

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The Ghost Face Gangsters started in California but a Georgia offshoot has spread criminal activity far beyond prison walls. On Monday, 43 were charged with drug trafficking and firearms possession.

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Woman Qualifies For Special Forces Training, Could Be The First Female Green Beret

Friday, November 16, 2018

The Army opened special operations jobs to women in 2016 but only one has passed the first stage, a 24-day program designed to push soldiers to the brink of mental and physical exhaustion.

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Kentucky Kroger Shooting Suspect Charged With Federal Hate Crimes

Thursday, November 15, 2018

The grand jury indictment alleges Gregory Bush shot and killed two African-Americans "because of their race and color." The Justice Department has not decided if it will seek the death penalty.

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New Jersey Couple's GoFundMe Campaign To Help Homeless Man 'Was Predicated On A Lie'

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Katelyn McClure, Mark D'Amico and Johnny Bobbitt Jr. were charged with second degree theft by deception and conspiracy to commit theft by deception on Thursday. They could get 10 years in prison.

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Betsy DeVos Sued For Failing To Implement Automatic Student Loan Forgiveness

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

A new lawsuit claims tens of thousands of borrowers are still waiting for the Department of Education to erase their debt — about $250 million — as it was ordered to do last month.

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LGBT Splinter Group From Migrant Caravan Is The 1st To Arrive In Tijuana

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

About 80 mostly LGBT migrants reached the border city south of San Diego on Sunday. They plan to seek political asylum as early as Thursday, arriving weeks ahead of thousands en route to the U.S.

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Death Toll In California Wildfires Climbs To 44

Monday, November 12, 2018

Forty-two of the confirmed deaths were in a huge blaze in Northern California. Officials said their teams have been sifting through ash and debris for remains.

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Driver Who Slammed Into Church Bus Sentenced To 55 Years In Prison

Friday, November 09, 2018

Thirteen people on the bus were killed. Jack Young made a tearful apology to the victims' families on Friday. He was under the influence of drugs when he drove head-on into the bus.

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'This Is Going To Be Absolutely Heart-Wrenching': The Thousand Oaks Shooting Victims

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The identities of the victims have been confirmed in tearful interviews or statements by family members, friends and colleagues. Among them are nine men and three women. They range from 18 to 54.

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