Vanessa Romo

Vanessa Romo appears in the following:

ICE Continues To Release Asylum-Seekers At Public Park In El Paso, Texas

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Officials appear to have resumed coordinating with local shelters after days of dropping off hundreds of mostly Central American migrants without any plan.

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President Trump To 7-Year-Old: 'Are You Still A Believer In Santa?'

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

The president relishes speaking off the cuff, but on Christmas Eve it may have led to a regretful blunder when he insinuated a girl was too old to believe Santa is real.

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5-Time Gold Medalist Missy Franklin Retires From Swimming

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The 23-year-old became an Olympic sensation as a teen during the 2012 London games, where she broke a world record and became the first woman to win four gold medals in a single Olympics in any sport.

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Hispanic Caucus Calls For Investigation Into Migrant Child's Death

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

After touring the two border facilities where Jakelin Caal was detained before she died, the congressional delegation called for better medical facilities and trained personnel at ports of entry.

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Germany Agrees To Pay Kindertransport Survivors Who Escaped Nazis As Children

Monday, December 17, 2018

About 10,000 Jewish refugees under the age of 17 were relocated through the rescue operation. Most never saw their parents again. The Claims Conference estimates there are about 1,000 still living.

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CBS Denies Former CEO Les Moonves $120 Million Severance Package

Monday, December 17, 2018

The network explained its decision, saying "there are grounds to terminate for cause, including his willful and material misfeasance" and failure to cooperate with the company's investigation.

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CBS Paid Eliza Dushku $9.5 Million After Alleged Sexual Harassment, Termination

Friday, December 14, 2018

Days after confronting actor Michael Weatherly, a huge star for the network, Dushku was written off Bull. An investigation determined the company often protected itself at the expense of victims.

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Man Who Sexually Assaulted Woman On Plane Sentenced To 9 Years In Prison

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Prabhu Ramamoorthy assaulted a sleeping woman on an overnight flight from Las Vegas to Detroit on Jan. 3. The 35-year-old man was sentenced to nine years in prison on Friday.

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Man Is Freed After 2 Days Stuck In Empty Restaurant's Grease Vent

Thursday, December 13, 2018

"He's a pretty slender guy and based on the viscosity of the walls" and the attempt to remove his clothes, "he probably thought he was going to slide [right] down," officials said. That didn't happen.

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Report Condemns Australian Prison For Forcing Woman To Give Birth Alone In Cell

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

"I wanted to understand how such a distressing, degrading and high-risk set of events could have occurred in a 21st Century Australian prison," the head of a prison watchdog said on Wednesday.

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Customs And Border Protection Paid A Firm $13.6 Million To Hire Recruits. It Hired 2

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

A report by the Office of the Inspector General revealed Accenture, contracted to help hire 7,500 new agents, is "nowhere near" completing its goals and "risks wasting millions of taxpayer dollars."

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Charlottesville Jury Recommends 419 Years Plus Life For Neo-Nazi Who Killed Protester

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

After two days of deliberation, jurors said James Alex Fields Jr. should spend the rest of his life in prison for murdering Heather Heyer and injuring 35 others at the Unite the Right rally last year.

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Macron Promises Minimum Wage Hike And Tax Cuts To End 'Yellow Vest' Protests

Monday, December 10, 2018

In a speech on Monday, France's president declared "a state of social and economic emergency," offering some concessions to his critics. Among them, tax relief for the middle class and pensioners.

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Fugitive Sees 'Wanted' Post Of Himself, Makes Date To Turn Himself In

Friday, December 07, 2018

Anthony Akers, who was wanted for failure to comply with the terms of his probation, became an Internet sensation after exchanging a series of Facebook posts with police in Washington state.

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Charlottesville Jury Convicts 'Unite The Right' Protester Who Killed Woman

Friday, December 07, 2018

James Alex Fields rammed his car into counterprotestors in 2017, killing Heather Heyer and injuring several other people. He was convicted of first degree murder and other charges.

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For-Profit College Chain, Education Corporation of America, Announces Shutdown

Thursday, December 06, 2018

ECA has been mired in financial troubles and on Wednesday officials said most of its campuses will close by the end of the month. The decision leaves about 20,000 students in the lurch.

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Georgia Charges Iranians In Ransomware Attack On Atlanta

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

U.S. Attorney Byung Pak says Faramarz Savandi and Mohammed Mansouri were behind the cyber extortion scheme that crippled many of the city's computer systems in March, causing millions in damages.

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Sex Offender Jeffrey Epstein Settles Defamation Suit, Silencing Women's Testimony

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Epstein took a plea deal that was negotiated by now-Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta in 2008 for two cases. Other alleged victims, however, have not had their accusations heard in court.

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Soyuz Rocket Launches, Docks Successfully To Relief Of NASA, Russia Space Agency

Monday, December 03, 2018

A Russian, an American and a Canadian were aboard the spacecraft when it lifted off from Russia's Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazkahstan. It's the first launch since a failed mission in October.

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Anti-Immigrant Party Breaks Socialist Stronghold In Spain

Monday, December 03, 2018

The Vox Party had remained on the fringes since its founding four years ago but on Sunday, its right-wing anti-immigration platform lead to a 12-seat victory that could shift the balance of power.

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