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Here's what Lawrence says in the "Dear Colleague" letter sent November 3 with Reps. "You were clear that this article is about sexual harassment". "The Chief of Staff has been placed on administrative leave pending results of the investigation", Lawrence said in the statement. Lawrence herself is the author of one of many pieces of legislation being proposed on Capitol Hill to boost up sexual harassment training within Capitol Hill offices.
  • White House's Executive Order Will Weaken Barack Obamacare

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    During an interview on Sunday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Congress could use the legislation to repeal Obamacare's individual mandate. Trump can not get rid of the mandate because it is law. Still, Cole was not convinced that it would be included. Cole said he expected that House GOP leaders would consult their Senate counterparts before making a final decision.
  • Jacinda Ardern's Cat, The Internet-Famous Paddles, Has Died

    Jacinda Ardern's Cat, The Internet-Famous Paddles, Has Died

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    Paddles Ardern-Gayford's Twitter biography described her as 'First Cat of New Zealand . The female cat, a rising social media star nicknamed the First Cat of New Zealand , was hit by a vehicle in Auckland on Tuesday. 'Paddles was much loved, and not just by us. "Thanks for everyone's thoughts". Gracie Brown, the Yorkshire terrier belonging to the United States ambassador to New Zealand , Scott Brown, also offered sympathies via her own Twitter account @DiploDogGracie.
  • World's sole hold-out U.S. mocks Syria joining climate deal

    World's sole hold-out U.S. mocks Syria joining climate deal

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    At the conference, Syria said it would sign on to the Paris climate accord. If the Trump administration follows through with its threat, the USA withdrawal would take effect in November 2020, on the day after the presidential election. The Trump administration has not said what those terms might be. "No one wants to be in his company", said Alden Meyer, a veteran climate analyst at the Washington-based Union of Concerned Scientists.
  • Multi-Agency Group On Panama Leak To Probe Paradise Papers

    Multi-Agency Group On Panama Leak To Probe Paradise Papers

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    Britain's socialist Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the Paradise Papers , 13 million files leaked files that expose how the rich and powerful systematically evade tax, shows "one rule for the super-rich and another for the rest". Just last month, Barbados' International Business Minister, Donville Inniss, revealed that his ministry was in the process of revoking the international business licences of four international business companies over allegations of money laundering, corrupt ...
  • North Korea warns Trump against escalating tensions

    North Korea warns Trump against escalating tensions

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    In a candid assessment of the North Korea situation, the Pentagon responded to a letter from Reps. Ted Lieu of California and Ruben Gallego of Arizona for "expected casualty assessments in a conflict with North Korea ". "Trump himself threw a characteristic wildcard into the mix, saying he would "certainly be open" to meeting the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un", The Guardian says.
  • Russian lawyer speaks out about what Donald Trump Jr

    Russian lawyer speaks out about what Donald Trump Jr

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    Now Veselnitskaya has come forward with a little more more about the conversations which she says took place at this meeting. It was not clear if Simpson acknowledged his contact with Veselnitskaya during his more than 10-hour interview with the Senate Judiciary Committee in August.
  • Police looking for suspect who allegedly robbed store armed with tools

    Police looking for suspect who allegedly robbed store armed with tools

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    Seventh St., on the report of a robbery. The man did not show a weapon and left the bank with an undisclosed amount of currency. Coutu, who remained in jail on Monday, is accused of taking cash from the register by force. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Matt Estes at 207-626-2370 ext. This tip line is only for Tuesday, police said. The Fayetteville Police Department said Natasha D.
  • Saudi prince reportedly killed in gunfight while resisting arrest

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    The circumstances surrounding the Prince Aziz's death were not shared but according to some sources, he either died in custody or during his arrest. Prince Abdul Aziz's odd and sudden death which is said to have occurred during an attempted arrest, sheds light on the theory that the clearly forced resignation of former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri had more to do with internal Saudi affairs than the Saudi attempt to bring instability to Lebanon.
  • Man Snapped His Girlfriend' Neck After She is Refuse Marriage Proposal

    Man Snapped His Girlfriend' Neck After She is Refuse Marriage Proposal

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    Police also said that Serino apparently made an off-hand comment saying that Tucker should kill her. According to NBC 10 , Tucker then "poked her eyes out, snapped her neck and beat her with a hatchet". An investigation is also still ongoing into Serino's murder. "He asked her to marry him". State police have been working to extradite him back to Pennsylvania.
  • Attorney meets with Capitol Police following attack on Sen. Rand Paul

    Attorney meets with Capitol Police following attack on Sen. Rand Paul

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    Police have charged Boucher with misdemeanor assault after he admitted to tackling Paul from behind. He has lung contusions, or bruises, caused by the broken ribs, Doug Stafford , Paul's chief of staff, said in a statement on November 5. But Porter said in all the years he has known Paul, he has never heard him mention Boucher or any type of yard issue with his neighbor. "I don't know if he knows why he was attacked".
  • Shooting reported near USC Upstate; campus lockdown lifted

    Shooting reported near USC Upstate; campus lockdown lifted

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    He is believed to be on foot, leading to fears he may flee to the University campus. The campus was put on lockdown around 1:10 p.m. but that lockdown was lifted just before 2 p.m. Fully automatic guns are rare and frequently misidentified in shootings. A public information officer for the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office could not be reached for comment.
  • In Japan, Trump pushes new trade deal, mourns Texas shooting

    In Japan, Trump pushes new trade deal, mourns Texas shooting

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    Then, with a look of enjoyment, Trump quickly poured his entire box of food into the pond. "So my relationship with Shinzo got off to quite a rocky start because I never ran for office, and here I am". And Trump is the second unorthodox world leader to meet the emperor in the space of a week. He began by insisting his weekend golfing with the Prime Minister was work, and continued to talk about golf.
  • Pakistan condemns killing of diplomat in Afghanistan

    Pakistan condemns killing of diplomat in Afghanistan

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    Nayyar Iqbal Rana was deputed at Consulate General of Pakistan in Jalalabad. Nayar Iqbal Rana, an employee at the Pakistani consulate general in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province, was gunned down by unidentified men this evening as he returned after prayers at a mosque.
  • SOUL2SOUL Tour: McGraw and Hill coming to JQH

    SOUL2SOUL Tour: McGraw and Hill coming to JQH

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    After selling out a bunch of their 2017 dates during its North American run with nearly 1 million people in attendance thus far, they're back with tour stops everywhere from NY to LA. McGraw and Hill will both be performing at the Country Music Awards on November 7, and are both slated to receive the Legends of Life award at the Billboard Touring Conference & Awards on November 14.
  • Pa. state police confirm trooper shooting

    Pa. state police confirm trooper shooting

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    According to WPVI in Philadelphia, police said the driver fled in a 2008 blue Pontiac. Route 33 is closed in both directions near the scene. The hospital was briefly put on lockdown but it has since been lifted, according its website .
  • HC refuses to stay Tipu Jayanthi in Karnataka

    HC refuses to stay Tipu Jayanthi in Karnataka

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    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been strongly protesting against the celebration of Tipu Jayanti by the State government alleging that the erestwhile Mysuru ruler was against Hindus and had even murdered hundreds of Hindus and destroyed Hindu temples.