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Brock Turner registers as sex offender in Greene Co

According to BBC, inmates in California institutions usually serve 50 percent of their sentences before receiving early release, making his early release common. Turner was found guilty in March of three felony counts: assault with intent to commit rape of an intoxicated or unconscious person, penetration of an intoxicated person and penetration of an unconscious person.

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OPCW inquiry blames Syria govt for gas attacks, likely sanctions fight looms

It said the Syrian government was responsible for two chlorine attacks in Idlib governorate, one in Talmenes on April 21, 2014 and one in Sarmin on March 16, 2015. Syria says that French intelligence agencies orchestrated the deadly chemical attack in the Damascus suburb of Ghouta to divert United Nations weapons inspectors from another incident carried out by militants in Aleppo.

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Federal judge says U.N.C. can't enforce controversial transgender bathroom law

Schroeder stated that the plaintiffs (two students and university employee) "are likely" to prove the measure violates Title IX, a federal law that prohibits gender discrimination. Schroeder ordered UNC to go back to the "status quo" for Carcano, McGarry and Schafer, noting that counsel for North Carolina Gov. However, Schroeder writes plaintiffs in the case "have not made a clear showing" they're likely to succeed in their challenge against the law on the basis it violates the right to ...

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Another Congo virus case detected in Balochistan

Doctors at Fatima Jinnah Chest and TB hospital said that Abdul Wali, 14, was brought from Pishin to Quetta after complaining of bleeding from nose and mouth. It is necessary that Congo patients are provided an isolation ward so that the virus is not spread to other patients. A senior health expert, Dr.

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PM arrives back after successful visits to Vietnam, China

Modi attempted to isolate Pakistan on the issue of terrorism by referring to Islamabad as the "single nation" spreading terror in South Asia, NDTV reported. Another agreement was signed on sharing of white shipping information while another called for setting up a sustainable IT infrastructure for advanced IT training.

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Planet orbiting nearby star: Can we actually send a probe there?

According to a study published Wednesday in Nature , Proxima b has a temperature range that could permit the presence of liquid water on its surface. It is red dwarf star TRAPPIST-1. The planet was found after the team made repeated measurements of slight shifts in the colour of light coming from its host star.

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Sidharth takes Katrina to his college in Delhi

Speaking to Anupama Chopra about Kat outperforming him the song, the 31-year-old actor said, "I was aware what she (Katrina) brings to the song. If I get just one film and if I think that one is fantastic I will do just that one film", says the actress.

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Clinton and Labor Rally in Cleveland; Trump Holds His Own Even Nearby

Upon stepping up on the stage and saying "Happy, happy Labor Day", she started her coughing . Peoples reported from aboard Trump's private jet over Ohio. I said, well, here's what I did, I was sort of Robin Hood, except I didn't rob anybody. Trump told reporters that he does plan to take part in all three presidential debates, joking that only a "hurricane" or "natural disaster" would prevent him from attending.

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Philippine President Duterte Expresses 'Regret' For 'Strong Comments' About Obama

However, Filipino President had regretted his words and expressed his apology. In a statement read out Tuesday by his spokesman, Duterte said his "strong comments" to certain questions by a reporter "elicited concern and distress", adding that "we also regret it came across as a personal attack on the USA president".

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Restarting Syrian Peace Talks Hinges on US-Russian Talks — UN Envoy

While Kerry said this week that technical teams from both sides were close to the end of their discussions, USA officials indicated it was too early to say whether an agreement was likely. Kerry did not speak and it was not immediately clear if either man would address reporters after their talks, which include discussions about the crisis in Ukraine.

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A rising China needs to restrain itself: Barack Obama

The United States will maintain its presence in the disputed South China Sea and East China Sea region, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Strangely enough, Trump went on to talk about the maker of the metal stairs, saying that he "guaranteed it was built in China, it wasn't built here, okay?" U.S.

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G20: China blames United States, journalists for Barack Obama airport fiasco

The United States will maintain its presence in the disputed South China Sea and East China Sea region, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. "China provides a rolling staircase for every arriving state leader, but the USA delegation complained that the driver couldn't speak English and couldn't understand security instructions from the United States; so China proposed that we could assign a translator to sit beside the driver, but the USA side turned down the proposal and insisted that ...

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In North Korea, Supreme Leader Glares at His Latest Missile Launches

Not only are world leaders in Hangzhou, China, for a G20 summit . The White House said the United States was closely monitoring what it described as the latest provocation by North Korea . Japan's Defense Ministry condemned the launches. The White House noted the USA remains committed to moving ahead with the planned deployment of a major anti-missile system in South Korea.

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More Attacks on Pakistan's Judiciary

Asim Bajwa announced via Twitter . Four suicide bombers, who were also equipped with arms and ammunition, entered the neighborhood after attacking a security guard in the early morning, Peshawar Police Superintendent Kashif Zulfikar told CNN.

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Clinton Unleashes Allies on Trump as Election 2016 Hits Home Stretch

State Department. Clinton, the Democrat, is campaigning in Florida in search of an advantage in the nation's largest swing state. Mrs. Clinton also pointed to Mr. "I said put that back on my calendar", She said while on stage. Trump told reporters that he does plan to take part in all three presidential debates, joking that only a "hurricane" or "natural disaster" would prevent him from attending.

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We're at the Jeremy Corbyn rally with legendary reggae group UB40

Former minister Clive Betts told the weekly PLP meeting that traditional Labour supporters were walking away from the party as a result of the civil war which has been raging all summer. Mr Corbyn said he believed there should be greater protection for women at work, including those who are pregnant or already have children, to end maternity discrimination.

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Obama: Young Americans 'completely reject' Trump on immigrants

Trump said they did not discuss payment for the wall he has promised to build along Mexico's border, while Peña Nieto said he told Trump during the meeting that Mexico has no intention of paying for the wall. Muir also asked how Trump plans to address undocumented immigrants who do not wish to gain legal status. And when asked about Republicans who support a path to legalization without forcing immigrants to first leave the country, Trump replied, "Good question".

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On historic trip to Laos, Obama aims to heal war wounds

The tiff between the two allies overshadowed the opening of a summit of East and Southeast Asian nations in Laos. Using the Tagalog phrase for "son of a whore", he said: "Putang ina I will swear at you in that forum". President Barack Obama has pledged $90 million to Laos in a joint three-year project with the country's government to clear tens of millions of unexploded USA bombs.

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Philippines declares state of national emergency

However, Duterte made it clear that his declaration did not amount to an imposition of martial law. This declaration, while holding authority on its own, is still yet to be followed by a formal document that would further legitimize the president's orders.

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Merkel's party projected to fall behind right-wing AfD in home state

Leader Frauke Petry attacked Merkels party for saying that “they havent done anything wrong. "I am the party leader, I am the chancellor - you can't separate those in people's eyes, so I am of course responsible too" for the result, Merkel said.

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Militants Storm Charity Building in Afghan Capital

According to officials, the suicide bomber detonated the auto bomb at the gate of the compound. An hour before midnight on Monday, a suicide vehicle bomber. The violence comes more than a week after 16 people were killed when militants stormed the American University in Kabul . Kawosi said that toll could still rise.

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Multiple bomb blasts in different Syrian cities

Turkey's recent intervention in the north has exposed major rifts and encouraged anti-Kurdish activity, Cafarella said in emails to The Associated Press. Monday's bomb exploded in the government-held Bab Tadmor district, SANA said. Speaking to The Independent, a spokesperson for the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said IS had conceded control of its last two villages on the border, retreating to positions around 7-8km to the south.

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Russian athletes blocked from competing as neutrals

I can't think of a better example of showing how important sport can be for recovery. "When I was in London, I was only 16 years old, I was a kid, I didn't know what to expect", Rivard said prior to leaving for Brazil. The doors are wider, corridors are larger, and the lifts have room for two wheelchairs at a time . Wheelchair athlete Kurt Fearnley, a four-time Paralympian, and wheelchair tennis-turned-table tennis athlete Daniela Di Toro, a veteran of the Paralympic Games since ...

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Obama Meets With Putin, Possibly Not With Duterte, At G20 Summit

The White House on Monday canceled President Obama's upcoming meeting with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte, in a statement, said that both sides have agreed to move the meeting to a later date. The acid-tongued former prosecutor on Monday warned he would not be lectured by Obama over concerns about a brutal war on crime that has claimed more than 2,400 lives in the Philippines.

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Duterte regrets Obama comments came across as personal attack

We would have cancelled. The bullet in that case was meant for her grandfather, who has also been put on a drug suspect list. Longtime allies the United States and the Philippines have seen relations plunge under a barrage of insults from Duterte since he came to office on June 30.

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No deal on Syria cease-fire

Western countries have been complaining that subsidized steel from China was hitting the global industry and resulting in job losses. Moscow and Ankara are working on restoring their ties, which deteriorated previous year after a Russian jet on a mission in Syria bombing Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) was brought down by Turkey near the Syrian-Turkish border.

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China blames US for airport spat over Obama

Obama said the aim was to reach "meaningful, serious, verifiable cessations of hostilities in Syria". The Russian leader told the media he believed that he and Obama had found common ground and mutual understanding on the issues both countries are facing.

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Obama to announce aid to clear Laos' unexploded bombs

The statement released at a summit in Laos said that President Duterte explained that press reports that President Obama would "lecture" him on extrajudicial killings led to his strong comments, which in turn elicited concern. "I think the president should be advised on the art of diplomacy and the implications of the strategic importance of approaches to the intricacies of worldwide relations", said Lauro Baja, the Philippines' former Permanent Representative to the United Nations and ...

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Dead, Dozens Injured In Twin Blasts At Court In Pakistan's Mardan

Pakistani Taliban-linked Jamaat-ur-Ahrar claimed the responsibility for the attack on minorities. The courthouse bombing took place in the center of Mardan, a busy commercial city in the restive province near Pakistan's tribal region along the Afghan border that is home to a variety of Islamist militant groups.

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European Union migrants need a job before they come to UK

In the days following the referendum result, millions of people signed the petition calling for a second vote on membership. But it was striking that Davis said he hoped the UK's security relationship with the European Union would be as close or closer post-Brexit; in Whitehall, Britain's intelligence and military capabilities are regarded as one of our key assets in the negotiation.

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Controlling migration does not preclude good trade with EU: UK Brexit minister

Simply, it means leaving the European Union". However, he conceded that the talks did represent a considerable challenge. "The Brexiteers wanted out of Europe but they had no plan for the day after or any other day in the future", said Ian Blackford, a Scottish National Party lawmaker who supported the motion for the debate, in parliament's second debating chamber, which does not have the power to change the law.

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Italy earthquake: Bulldozers work to clear Amatrice quake zone

The school was renovated in 2012 to resist earthquakes at a cost of 700,000 euros ($785,000). Among the victims were two girls, 18-month-old Marisol Piermarini and nine-year-old Giulia Rinaldo, whose younger sister survived against the odds beneath the rubble, still holding her dead sibling.

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Are North Korea's missile tests a practice run for evading THAAD?

North Korea fired the mid-range missiles on Monday, triggering condemnation from the USA and Japan while winning praise from leader Kim Jong Un, who hailed their performance as "perfect". 6, 2016. According to China's state-run Xinhua News Agency, Xi said mishandling the THAAD issue "is not conducive to strategic stability in the region and could intensify disputes".

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Large explosion hits centre of Afghan capital Kabul

Authorities said they were trying to pin down the location of the third blast and there was no immediate claim of responsibility from any militant group. Traffic was blocked in several parts of the city and schools were closed. The double bombing came less than two weeks after gunmen attacked the American University in Kabul, killing 13 people.

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Daesh 'driven out' from Turkey-Syria border

Sherman Muslim, Deputy Chief of Social Affairs in Rojava Administration, told ARA News: "The Turkish authorities tried to separate the protesters by repeatedly firing teargas". Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said 19 Syrian rebels wounded in clashes with IS since Saturday have been hospitalized in Turkey. Turkey's government has signaled that its offensive will not only target ISIS but also the Syrian Kurdish YPG, who are viewed as an equal threat.


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