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Global Media College employee on leave for calling cops on black student
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It's outrageous that some people question my being at Smith College, and my existence overall as a women of color. Smith College's president, Kathleen McCartney , has since issued an apology, according to CNN . The call was brief. An officer subsequently responded and confronted Kanoute to ask what she was doing in the dorm. And the employee seemed uncertain about the gender of the person in the room, according to the transcript .

Global Media Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls its envoy over 'interference'
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The ministry said what the Canadian foreign minister and the Canadian Embassy said about what they called "civil society activists" was false allegations and not based on truth. Raif Badawi's wife Ensaf Haidar lives in Canada and recently became a Canadian citizen. The Trudeau government has taken a lot of criticism for issuing export permits for a deal to sell billions of dollars of weaponized armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, a country that ranks among the "worst of the worst" on human ...

Global Media Trump tweets about secret Trump Tower meeting
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In an angry tweet yesterday morning, however, he attacked the "Fake News" media reports that he was concerned about his son's role. He concluded by further distancing himself from the meeting his son arranged, writing: "I did not know about it!" One part of the inquiry has focussed on a June 9, 2016, meeting at Trump Tower in NY between Donald Jr., other campaign aides and a group of Russians.

Global Media GOP Grumbles As Donald Trump Reshapes Midterm Campaigns
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President Donald Trump is all set to travel to the Buckeye state next week. President Donald Trump insulted National Basketball Association star LeBron James from afar but passed up an opportunity to criticize him on his own turf, sticking to Democrats, the news media and other familiar targets during a campaign rally Saturday night in James' home state of Ohio.

Global Media Mixed success for candidates favoring Trump in Tennessee
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Tennessee primary elections will be held throughout the day on Thursday for voters to choose nominees for governor, Senate and the House. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. He ran ads saying attacking him isn't what a leader does and some people will say or do anything to get elected. Still, women made strides in the nominating process for House seats, with more than 29 percent of the total nominees, and at least 50 percent of the Democratic nominees, being women, according to Gender ...

Global Media Suspected spy found in US Embassy in Moscow
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It was established she was having regular and unauthorized meetings with members of the FSB, Russia's principal security agency. A senior administration official told CNN that the Russian spy was the subject of a counter-intelligence operation after coming under suspicion during a State Department security sweep in 2016.

Global Media South Sudan government and rebels sign peace deal
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The South Sudanese President also said that he was "going to sign", the agreement. Direct peace talks in the Sudanese capital Khartoum between President Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar, in addition to representatives of other South Sudan's opposition groups, were hosted under patronage of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

Global Media Takeaways After First Week of Manafort Trial
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Defense attorneys have sought to cast Manafort as a dupe of his business partner, Gates, who was accused in the same indictment as Manafort and has pleaded guilty to conspiracy and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "Then came the resistance and everything changed", he said. She also said she knew the returns weren't accurate. Manafort also never set up Cyprus accounts that prosecutors say are at the heart of his fraud, Zehnle said.

Global Media Growing California fires prompt new evacuations
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An inmate firefighter pauses during a firing operation as the Carr fire continues to burn in Redding, California on 27 July 2018. In addition to the Shasta declaration, Brown's office said FEMA was considering requests for disaster declarations for Lake, Mendocino and Napa counties "on an expedited basis".

Global Media Donald Trump in mental decline: Omarosa Manigault-Newman
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Watching the president's interview with Lester Holt on a small TV in the upper press room, she writes in her book, "Throughout this erratic and contradictory interview, I kept thinking, 'Oh no!" According to the book's publisher, Omarosa has known Trump for 15 years but completely severed ties with him following her alleged firing from the White House.

Global Media 'Abducted' 12-year-old found safe with parents
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By the time police were notified, Huchler said the child was long gone, seen on airport surveillance footage leaving with an unknown, middle-aged Asian woman. Authorities believe the woman may have abducted Jingjing when she left her school group to use the restroom. According to state police, JinJing Ma had received her passport prior to checking in at the airport on Thursday.

Global Media Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state law
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Led by Israel's Druze minority, the crowd, filling almost every square foot of the city's central square, repeatedly cheered " Equality! " as speakers railed against the recently passed legislation. The State of Israel is the national state of the Jewish people. "The nation-state law in its current form does not recognize all Israeli citizens as equals", said Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai at the protest.

Global Media Second plane crashes in Swiss Alps on Saturday
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The incident happened yesterday when the plane crashed in a basin at 2,450m above sea level on the west side of the Piz Segnas mountain shortly before 5pm local time. In another crash on Saturday, a family of four including two young children were killed when a small plane came down in central Switzerland. The cause of the crash is not yet known.

Global Media Efforts to reunite deported parents 'unacceptable'
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The stern admonishment from District Judge Dana Sabraw came a day after the administration argued that immigrant advocacy groups - not the government - should be responsible for tracking down the more than 500 parents it had separated from their children at the border and deported without them.

Global Media Young child died after woman threw her from bridge in Tampa
Author: 0 Young child died after woman threw her from bridge in Tampa

Police allege Denson, 26, had just stolen a Nissan Altima from an auto fix shop. At around 4:30 p.m. on August 2, about 30 minutes after the woman allegedly threw the girl in the water, a police dive team "discovered an unconscious child submerged about 75 feet offshore", the department stated.

Global Media U.N. Yemen envoy to invite warring parties to Geneva on Sept
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The Yemeni government has called on the UN Security Council to exert more political pressure on the Iran-backed Houthi militias. At least 55 people were killed after warplanes of the Saudi-led military coalition hit a hospital and a fishing harbour in Yemen's western province of Hudaydah on Thursday.

Global Media Iran Launches Major Naval Exercises Ahead Of Renewed U.S. Sanctions
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US defense officials told VOA that the guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans was inside the Persian Gulf, and that several ships were stationed at Bahrain . The pact had lifted sanctions against the nation in exchange for restrictions on Iran's nuclear program. He also said that Iran could block one of the most important oil artery of the world, passing through the Strait of Hormuz.

Global Media Nicholas Maduro 'Assassination Attempt' During Speech
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The moment Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro's speech was interrupted by approaching drones laden with explosives was captured on video. His speech ended abruptly, and the broadcast then panned to the face of a young soldier before focusing on the street in front of makeshift stand where Mr.

Global Media Republic ‘not a priority’ for New Zealand
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Ardern has opted to work from home in Auckland until the weekend when she will relocate to the capital Wellington . Ms Prime, whose daughter Heeni has been a familiar sight around Parliament, said she had never objected to her baby being filmed or photographed there.

Global Media Three helicopters have rescued Australian climber
Author: 0 Three helicopters have rescued Australian climber

During the almost seven days he was out alone, the man endured winds of up to 60km/h, freezing conditions and at times heavy snow. RCCNZ spokeswoman Pania Shingleton said as soon as the weather cleared on Friday, helicopters would be sent to fly him and the rescue team off the mountain.

Global Media Paul Manafort’s Defense Was Just Dealt Multiple Blows By Immunized Accountant
Author: 0 Paul Manafort’s Defense Was Just Dealt Multiple Blows By Immunized Accountant

Cynthia Laporta, aertified public accountant with the firm KWC who is testifying with immunity, admitted she did have concerns about the representations given to her about loans by Manafort and his business partner, Rick Gates . She also sent letters to banks noting that Manafort anticipated a $2.4 million payment by November 2016 for work in Ukraine. And a series of businessmen said he used global wire transfers to pay for millions of dollars in luxury items.

Global Media Heatwave sees temperatures approach Europe record of 48C
Author: 0 Heatwave sees temperatures approach Europe record of 48C

Forecasters say if the heat continues to rise, national temperatures are likely to be broken this weekend - the current hottest day in European history 41 years ago may also lose ground. Temperatures are rising in Spain and Portugal, aided by a surge of hot air sweeping in from Africa. Met Office meteorologist Nicola Maxey said: "Temperatures will increase by a couple of degrees day by day with highs in the upper 20Cs quite widely by Friday and into the low 30Cs in places at the weekend".