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She told BuzzFeed that she complained to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee about Kihuen's behavior, and Buzzfeed reported that a DCCC staffer approached Kihuen's campaign manager about the complaint. Kihuen has remained defiant, denying the initial charges from his former aide while suggesting the second accuser was a woman he'd dated - a contention the accuser rejected, according to the Independent .
  • Salvadoran woman jailed for abortion crimes hopes for early release - rights groups

    Salvadoran woman jailed for abortion crimes hopes for early release - rights groups

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    As Amnesty International detailed back in July, the country's courts just handed down a 30-year prison sentence for "aggravated homicide" against a 19-year-old rape survivor who lost her ensuing pregnancy due to complications. It is estimated that between 1998 and 2013, more than 600 women were jailed after being accused of having had an abortion. The punishment for abortion is up to eight years.
  • Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia

    Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia

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    Saudi Arabia agreed with the US in 2008 not to pursue enrichment and reprocessing but has since backed away from that pledge. "The more accurate that Hezbollah's missiles get, the stronger and wider Israel's strike will be", Katz said. Despite not having diplomatic relations, Saudi Arabia and Israel are now in effect close allies. "How soon Saudi Arabia can obtain full membership will depend on the outcomes of the mutual evaluation", FATF said in a statement sent to Reuters .
  • Uber driver arrested in rape of 16-year-old girl

    Uber driver arrested in rape of 16-year-old girl

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    Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex off Old Norcross Tucker Road and made contact with a 16-year-old girl who appeared to be extremely intoxicated. "Again, more corroboration to her story", Pihera said. According to police the girl appeared to be extremely intoxicated, police are now not aware of which bar the girl was drinking at but are still investigating as bar employees could face charges for serving a minor.
  • China prepares disputed Spratly and Paracel islands for war

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    The plan "constitutes just a facet of the overall efforts China has been making in improving its sense-making ability in the South China Sea", Collin Koh, a maritime security specialist at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, told the South China Morning Post on Friday.
  • National Park Service reduces fee-free days to 4 in 2018

    National Park Service reduces fee-free days to 4 in 2018

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    Free days during the coming year are January 15 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 15; the first day of National Park Week , April 21; National Public Lands Day, Sept. Opponents, including attorneys general from 10 states, say the higher costs could turn away visitors and might not raise that much money. Put another way? The generosity sure has dwindled since the NPS's 100th birthday in 2016, when we had a whole 16 days of free park access .
  • Kevin Hart reflects on cheating scandal: 'I'm a better man'

    Kevin Hart reflects on cheating scandal: 'I'm a better man'

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    However, the interview wasn't all laughs, as the actor opened up about being exposed for cheating on his wife, Eniko Parrish , while she was eight months pregnant with their first child . Authorities have since obtained the video, in which a man appearing to be Hart is seen canoodling with a woman at a Las Vegas nightclub and later in a bedroom.
  • Pilgrim's Pride (PPC) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.04

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    It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Lpl Lc invested in 0% or 13,203 shares. Federated Investors Pa owns 7.58 million shares for 1.04% of their portfolio. As per Friday, November 10, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to "Market Perform" on Monday, June 6.
  • MSU President Turns Down $150000 Raise Amid Larry Nassar Controversy

    MSU President Turns Down $150000 Raise Amid Larry Nassar Controversy

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    At the meeting, board members sent a proposed $150,000 raise for Simon to a university scholarship fund in her and her husband's name. The board announced the creation of a $10 million fund that will be used for counseling and mental health services as a way "to express our concern for and commitment to (the) fearless young women" who spoke out against Dr.
  • Turkey to Demand Condemnation of US Decision on Jerusalem at the UN

    Turkey to Demand Condemnation of US Decision on Jerusalem at the UN

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    Turkey is determined to fulfil its duty regarding this issue . We will wash the dirty laundry of those who breach worldwide law. Speaking to crowds gathered in the central Anatolian city of Konya via teleconference, Erdogan said that Turkey would first seek annulment of the move in the Security Council, and if that failed it would try at the UN General Assembly.
  • US Adds New Requirements for Visa Waiver Countries

    US Adds New Requirements for Visa Waiver Countries

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    But with 20 million people entering the country each year through the program, the department insists it must improve vetting procedures to ensure that the program is not exploited by terrorists. While some lawmakers have called for suspending or limiting the Visa Waiver Program in light of the danger from foreign jihadists, the administration said it considers the program a net positive.
  • Grand Jury report on Penn State University fraternity culture

    Grand Jury report on Penn State University fraternity culture

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    That, however, was largely devoted to defending the university and its vice president for student affairs, Damon Sims, from assertions by Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller that Penn State's chronic failure to control fraternity life was letting its students fly " with no safety net ".
  • Grenfell six months on: Memorial service for victims held

    Grenfell six months on: Memorial service for victims held

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    An audio montage of voices from the Grenfell area was played to the congregation. One person said: "We were lost for words, we did not know what to do, how to react". Close behind, lines of uniformed paramedics, firefighters and police officers streamed into the service. The royals spoke with some of the bereaved relatives, as controversy continues about the circumstances surrounding the fire and whether it could have been prevented.
  • Bashar al-Jaafari blames Saudis, UN for talks failure

    Bashar al-Jaafari blames Saudis, UN for talks failure

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    UN-sponsored talks in Geneva , set to end the Syrian civil war have collapsed, with a deflated special envoy Staffan de Mistura admitting that a "golden big opportunity" had been missed. "In spite of lots of efforts of my whole team, we did not have real negotiations", he told reporters. De Mistura is still hoping to settle disputes through talks and will hold a new round of talks at proper time.
  • Tillerson backtracks on North Korea stance

    Tillerson backtracks on North Korea stance

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    He was quickly contradicted by the White House. Still, Tillerson had planned to reiterate his call at a special United Nations ministerial meeting on North Korea at the council Friday morning. Questions about just where the USA stands on talks highlight what have been sharp differences voiced by Tillerson and President Trump on North Korea -and come amid reports the White House wants him out.
  • Long Island weather: Snow expected for evening commute

    Long Island weather: Snow expected for evening commute

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    Clair counties. The heaviest accumulations - 2-3 inches - are forecast to the northeast of Baltimore, in eastern Baltimore County and the southern half of Harford County. Saturday has highs in the mid-40s and it will be mostly sunny. The weather is supposed to clear Saturday with a 30% chance of snow returning Sunday night.
  • Four dead in helicopter crash in Eastern Ontario municipality of Tweed

    Four dead in helicopter crash in Eastern Ontario municipality of Tweed

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    Homeowner Kim Clayton says hydro crews had been working on her property for weeks and she was used to hearing them fly back and forth. In a statement, Hydro One expressed its condolences to the victims' families. Brunet said a Hercules aircraft that had been training in the Peterborough area was redirected to the site and a CH-146 Griffon helicopter was en route after leaving Canadian Forces Base Trenton.
  • Firefighter killed battling California wildfire

    Firefighter killed battling California wildfire

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    Iverson is survived by his 2-year-old daughter and his wife, who is expecting their second child. Ventura County Sheriff Geoff Dean called for a moment of silence in Iverson's memory Thursday night at an informational meeting for residents of the rural town of Fillmore, near an eastern flank of the fire.