Vanessa Romo

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Army Reinstates Dozens Of Discharged Immigrant Recruits And Reservists

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Discharge orders for more than 30 recruits from a program created to fill high-demand positions throughout the military in exchange for a fast track to citizenship, have been rescinded.

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After A Year Of Rising Tensions, Protesters Tear Down Confederate Statue On UNC Campus

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

A crowd of about 250 students, faculty and residents stormed the bronze sculpture of a Confederate soldier, using ropes to yank it from its century-old pedestal.

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2nd Overboard Case In Less Than 2 Months For Norwegian Cruise Lines

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

It is not clear how the woman went overboard from the Norwegian Star, but the Adriatic's warm water is credited with helping keep her alive for 10 hours until rescue arrived.

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Firefighters Continue Making Headway Against California Blazes

Monday, August 20, 2018

Steep, rugged terrain has slowed progress on most of the fires raging throughout the state, including the Ranch Fire. But by Sunday, officials said the Ferguson fire was fully contained.

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Man Who Sexually Assaulted Airline Passenger Convicted, Could Face Life In Prison

Monday, August 20, 2018

It took a jury less than four hours of deliberation to convict a Detroit-area man of sexually assaulting a woman who had fallen asleep in the window seat next to him during an overnight flight.

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Police Arrest Third Suspect In New Haven Synthetic Marijuana Overdose Case

Friday, August 17, 2018

Over three days, more than 100 people fell ill after smoking a batch of K2 officials say was laced with AB-Fubinaca. Police Chief Anthony Campbell said chemical was "knocking people down."

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Satanic Temple Protests Ten Commandments Monument With Goat-Headed Statue

Friday, August 17, 2018

"It will be a very cold day in hell before an offensive statue will be forced upon us to be permanently erected on the grounds of the Arkansas State Capitol," Republican State Sen. Jason Rapert said.

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Cannabis Producer Gets $4 Billion Investment From Beer Company

Thursday, August 16, 2018

The giant influx of cash from Constellation Brands is the largest strategic investment in the cannabis market to date. It nearly quadruples the alcohol company's stake in Canopy Growth to 38 percent.

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Toddler's Remains That Were Discovered In N.M. Compound Identified As Missing Child

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Officials said the decomposed body found in a raid on a rural property in Amalia, are those of missing 3-year-old, Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj. Prosecutors argue he died in a religious ceremony.

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Pope Francis Expresses 'Shame And Sorrow' Over Pennsylvania Abuse Allegations

Thursday, August 16, 2018

After days of silence and a barrage of criticism for failing to address the most recent priest sex abuse scandal, the Vatican speaks: "The Holy See condemns unequivocally the sexual abuse of minors."

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1st Day Of School At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, 6 Months After Mass Shooting

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Students returned to the campus for classes for the first time since 17 people were killed in a shooting rampage at the Florida school.

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Colorado School District Switches To 4-Day Week To Save Money

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Superintendent Chris Fiedler expects the district will save about $1 million in transportation costs, teaching salaries and districtwide utilities.

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University Of Maryland Accepts Responsibility For Football Player's Death

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

President Wallace Loh admitted at a news conference on Tuesday that the school's athletic training staff "misdiagnosed" Jordan McNair's collapse and that their failures led to his death.

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Another Firefighter Dies Battling Northern California Wildfire

Monday, August 13, 2018

Officials say the firefighter died Monday at the site of the Mendocino Complex Fire. Over the past several weeks, a total of six firefighters have died in connection to wildfires.

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Jury Awards Terminally Ill Man $289 Million In Lawsuit Against Monsanto

Friday, August 10, 2018

After three days of deliberation the San Francisco jury sided with Dewayne Johnson, a former school groundskeeper who regularly used the popular herbicide Roundup.

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Judge Pleased With Government Effort But Hundreds Of Children Still In Custody

Friday, August 10, 2018

About 550 immigrant children between the ages of 5 and 17 are still separated from their families. The government has presented a framework that outlines steps to reunite them.

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Deported Asylum-Seekers Brought Back On Angry Judge's Orders

Thursday, August 09, 2018

The federal judge issued the order after learning a mother and daughter involved in a lawsuit challenging new asylum rules had been deported despite assurances to the court they would not be removed.

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Sons Get 'Certitude' After Receiving Their Missing Father's Korean War Dog Tag

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

After decades of ambiguity, "We have certitude," Charles McDaniel Jr., said on Wednesday, adding that he and his brother are "the most fortunate because we're the only ones that have a name now."

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Body Of Young Boy Found At New Mexico Compound, Identity Unconfirmed

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Authorities are trying to determine if the remains belong to the Georgia boy they've been searching for since December. They noted Monday marked the abducted child's 4th birthday.

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Tokyo Medical School Apologizes For Test Scoring Practices To Keep Women Out

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Officials confirmed reports of the systematic exclusion of female candidates from the prestigious university are true. "We betrayed the public trust," the school's managing director told reporters.

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