Vanessa Romo

Vanessa Romo appears in the following:

Jamal Khashoggi Died In Consulate In Istanbul, Saudi State TV Reports

Friday, October 19, 2018

Saudi officials admit the journalist died in a fight at the country's consulate in Istanbul. The announcement reverses repeated claims by the Saudis that he had not died there.

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Kobe Bryant Removed As Animation Festival Juror After Protest Over Past Allegations

Thursday, October 18, 2018

A petition launched by "women and allies in the animation community" demanded "that accused rapist and sexual predator Kobe Bryant be removed" from the Animation Is Us festival.

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What's Scarier Than Zombies And Ghosts? Government Corruption And Running Out Of Cash

Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Survey of American Fears reveals most Americans are preoccupied with the fear of corrupt government officials, for the fourth year running. Other anxieties include pollution and global warming.

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Longtime Shoeshiner Who Donated $202K To Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh Dies At 76

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Albert Lexie and his purple shoeshine push cart were beloved fixtures for more than 30 years within the hospital's corridors, but his generosity became renowned across the nation. He died on Tuesday.

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Watchdog Group Finds Spooky Spotify Ad Is Too Scary For Kids, Causes 'Distress'

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

In 60 seconds, the commercial showcases a medley of horror film tropes, including a maniacal doll that presumably kills a group of young people whenever they play a catchy pop song.

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In Wake Of Charlottesville, Federal Government Pays To Protect Confederate Cemeteries

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The Department of Veterans Affairs has spent millions providing round-the-clock protection to guard graves and memorials dedicated to Confederate soldiers.

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After Barrage Of Criticism, USA Gymnastics Interim President And CEO Resigns

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

"My withdrawal comes in the wake of personal attacks that, left undefended, would have made my leading USAG a liability for the organization," Mary Bono said in her resignation letter on Tuesday.

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SEC Sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Thursday, September 27, 2018

"Musk's false and misleading public statements and omissions caused significant confusion and disruption in the market for Tesla's stock and resulting harm to investors," the lawsuit says.

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Dunkin' Deletes Donuts From Its Name

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The name change is one part of a large-scale makeover that company officials say "will keep our brand relevant for generations to come" as it continues moving toward a "beverage-led" retailer.

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Study: Roundup Weed Killer Could Be Linked To Widespread Bee Deaths

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Scientists at the University of Texas at Austin posit that glyphosate destroys specialized gut bacteria in bees, leaving them more susceptible to infection and death from harmful bacteria.

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3D Gun Pioneer Cody Wilson Resigned As Head Of Defense Distributed

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Paloma Heindorff assumed the role of director of the controversial company after Wilson stepped down on Friday. "I'm a different person. I'm not trying to replace him as a character," she said.

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Nigerian Agencies Launch Rescue Mission For 12 Kidnapped Cargo Ship Crew Members

Monday, September 24, 2018

Pirates hijacked the ship on Saturday by using long ladders and destroying the ship's communications equipment. The invaders haven't made demands.

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Report Finds Faster Response 'Might Have Changed Things' For College Football Player

Friday, September 21, 2018

Staff waited more than an hour after offensive lineman Jordan McNair began showing signs of dehydration and heatstroke during practice before calling 911, according to a report released on Friday.

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Federal Commission Sues Walmart For Alleged Discrimination Against Pregnant Employees

Friday, September 21, 2018

The complaint, filed on behalf of Alyssa Gilliam, claims Walmart failed to assign pregnant employees to light duty to save them from heavy lifting, as it does for workers with other disabilities.

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Former Chicago Police Commander Accused Of Torture Dies At 70

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Suspects told horrifying stories about being beaten, electro-shocked or suffocated by Jon Burge and his men to elicit confessions.

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3D Gun Printing Company Founder Accused Of Sexual Assault Of A Minor

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Cody Wilson was charged with the second-degree felony in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday. Police say the 30-year-old was last known to be in Taiwan but missed a scheduled flight back to the U.S.

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Lawsuit Filed Against Gas Company After Massachusetts Fires And Explosions

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The suit alleges "antiquated" gas lines of Columbia Gas and its parent company, NiSource, caused the over-pressurization of the system leading to the disaster in three towns.

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Tropical Storm Florence, 'An Uninvited Brute,' Brings Floods, And At Least 5 Deaths

Friday, September 14, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of customers in North Carolina and South Carolina are without power. One N.C. official warned that part of the state will see "between a 500-year and 1,000-year flood event."

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Thousands Fled Homes After Apparent Gas Explosions, Fires In Massachusetts

Thursday, September 13, 2018

One person was killed and several injured following blasts and fires on Thursday evening. Dozens of homes were damaged and about 8,000 people have been displaced. The cause is under investigation.

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Federal Judge Denies New Mexico Compound Residents Bail

Thursday, September 13, 2018

In an hours-long arraignment hearing on Wednesday Magistrate Judge Kirtan Khalsa told the five defendants there was "clear and convincing evidence that you are a danger to the community."

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