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Jordyn Wieber becomes latest Olympic gymnast to assert abuse by Larry Nassar

Jordyn Wieber becomes latest Olympic gymnast to assert abuse by Larry Nassar

One after one, gymnasts and other victims of disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar stepped forward in a MI courtroom over the past week to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma he inflicted on them as children. - One after another, dozens more women are sharing their pain and confronting the man who abused them as children while former MSU doctor Larry Nassar sits and listens to what he's done. Consulte Mais Informação

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Federal government seeks death penalty in University of IL kidnapping case

Federal government seeks death penalty in University of IL kidnapping case

The father of the visiting Chinese scholar missing from the University of IL made an emotional appeal on Thursday, June 22, 2017 for his 26-year-old child's safe return, saying in an interview: "Give my daughter back". "The family's foremost wish has always been to find Yingying and return her home", said Beckett. Ronggao Zhang, and her husband Ronggao Zhang, display a photo them with their missing daughter Yingying Zhang, a University of IL student, in Urbana, Ill., Wednesday, Nov. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Capitol Christmas tree to come from Oregon

US Capitol Christmas tree to come from Oregon

The tree will be displayed on the west lawn of the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., with a public tree-lighting ceremony in early December. To honor the 50th anniversary of the National Trails System Act and the 175th commemoration of the Oregon Trail, the theme of the 2018 Capitol Christmas tree is "Find Your Trail!" In recognition of the two anniversaries, the Capitol Christmas Tree will travel eastward from Oregon on the reverse path of the Oregon Trail. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man Swept Away By Sea In Depoe Bay

Man Swept Away By Sea In Depoe Bay

Around 11:20 a.m. Thursday, troopers responded to a report that man had been knocked off the rocks near the sea wall in Depoe Bay. Oregon State Police say the man is from Mexico and has no known family in the area. Waves on the Oregon Coast were very large Thursday, with high surf conditions creating extreme danger on beaches and jetties, National Weather Service officials said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Women set to march again as Trump triggers era of activism

Women set to march again as Trump triggers era of activism

Sheer size yielded a cultural moment, one that became part of a wider social reckoning that would coalesce months later into the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements demanding accountability for sexual misconduct. Minnie Wood, a nurse practitioner who participated in the 2017 gathering in Las Vegas, said she was left with a sense of solidarity and "this feeling of nearly a quickening, this resistance brewing". Consulte Mais Informação

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ABVP member hacked to death by unidentified gang in Kerala

ABVP member hacked to death by unidentified gang in Kerala

Reports of his demise has disturbed my sleep. Are we living in a cursed world? According to the police, the youth was riding a two-wheeler when three-member assailants attacked him on the road near the Kommeri Goat Farm. Since 2000, around 44 BJP activists and 45 CPM activists have been killed due to political rivalry in the district. The incident took place earlier in the evening. Consulte Mais Informação

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China accuses U.S. of trespassing after warship sailed near disputed shoal

China accuses U.S. of trespassing after warship sailed near disputed shoal

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said China would take "necessary measures" to protect its sovereignty after the USS Hopper sailed within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough Shoal on Wednesday evening without China's permission. China claims virtually the entire South China Sea and has carried out extensive land reclamation work on numerous islands and reefs it claims, equipping some with air strips and military installations. Consulte Mais Informação

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Federal judge orders sweeping improvements to Texas foster care, ignoring state objections

Federal judge orders sweeping improvements to Texas foster care, ignoring state objections

She said that the state should either require all placements to have a landline for such use or present the court with another plan for giving children such access. The order came in a case filed in 2011 by NY advocacy group Children's Rights and Texas lawyers on behalf of those in long-term foster care. "The record revealed that even cursory visits seldom occurred every month, and that a child's case file might contain documentation of visits that never occurred", Jack said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Federation will not join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

US Ambassador Nikki Haley this month sent a letter to Guterres that contained a US rebuttal of Russia's objections to the gas attacks investigations in Syria. However, these routes of delivery could really have been used, which must be a subject to further investigation, the ministry noted. On October 26, the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM) presented its report on the incidents in Syria's Umm Hawsh on September 15-16, 2016 and in Khan Sheikhoun on April 4, 2017. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey bus crash: Eleven killed in motorway accident

Turkey bus crash: Eleven killed in motorway accident

Local officials said the driver of the bus lost control of the vehicle while traveling on the motorway and crashed into trees along the roadside in the central Anatolian province of Eskisehir. The passengers are reported to include a number of children and their parents, bound for a ski resort. The two drivers, who were slightly injured, have been arrested, and an investigation has been launched, according to Dogan. Consulte Mais Informação

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Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation preparations as doubts mount

Myanmar finalizes Rohingya repatriation preparations as doubts mount

The repatriation process will begin on January 23 and last two years. In the face of criticism from some quarters over limiting the movement of Rohingya refugees outside their camps in Cox's Bazar, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's Information and Communication technology (ICT) Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy stated that the Bangladesh administration had to introduce the policy to ensure the security of citizens. Consulte Mais Informação

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IOSCO Board Issues Warning Regarding ICOs

IOSCO Board Issues Warning Regarding ICOs

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC), along with Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), has issued a new "cautoinary statement" regarding investor interest in initial coin offerings ( ICOs ). In a notice , published today, the organisation, which is comprised global of securities regulators, described ICOs as "highly speculative investments in which investors are putting their entire invested capital at risk". Consulte Mais Informação

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Ken Watanabe Cast in 'Detective Pikachu' Movie

Ken Watanabe Cast in 'Detective Pikachu' Movie

Watanabe boards a cast already somewhat assembled. The voice of Detective Pikachu will be done by Ryan Reynolds who is mostly known today for starring in the very amusing 2016 film Deadpool . Rob Letterman is set to helm the new movie and has teamed up with Legendary Entertainment to oversee the upcoming movie which has been written by " Guardians of the Galaxy's Nicole Perlman and Alex Hirsch who has worked on 'Gravity Falls ", according to Variety. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump personally directed Bannon to restrict Russian Federation testimony

Trump personally directed Bannon to restrict Russian Federation testimony

Special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly subpoenaed former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon to testify before a grand jury. The White House did not return a request for comment from the Daily News. One of the most peculiar outcomes of this event is that it seems to have ignited an alliance between House Intelligence Committee Republicans and Democrats, who previously and relentlessly argued about the merits and motivations behind the Russian Federation probe. Consulte Mais Informação

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