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Victims' father tries to attack Larry Nassar during sentencing hearing

Victims' father tries to attack Larry Nassar during sentencing hearing

It took three bailiffs to tackle and restrain Margraves, who didn't get close enough to Nassar to land a punch. Randall Margraves ran towards Nassar before he was stopped by defense attorney Matthew Newburg and multiple deputies. "I'm sorry you had to experience it". "It is not appropriate, it does not send the right message", Cunningham continued. "We can not react by using physical violence and assault against someone who is and has performed criminal acts". Read More

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Black History Month in Montreal

Black History Month in Montreal

The very design of the building is a nod to what Black people have already done in regards to structure sculpture, art, culture and architecture, making sure every facet of the museum was steeped in Black American and African history. Woodson strongly believed that education was key to eliminating racism. Both will host small-session dialogues that examine important moments in black history, issues that students continue to face, and how athletes can serve as community leaders to inspire change. Read More

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Gowdy won't seek re-election, rules out other political offices

Gowdy won't seek re-election, rules out other political offices

The South Carolina congressman also took a leading role in the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's handling of the 2011 attack on a USA embassy in Benghazi, Libya. "Words can not adequately express my gratitude to the people of SC for the privilege of representing them in the House of Representatives. All are needed for those in public service", Gowdy said. Read More

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Congress lauds CJI's 'principled position' in Allahabad HC judge case

Congress lauds CJI's 'principled position' in Allahabad HC judge case

Justice Misra is reported to have written to the President and the Prime Minister after three judges inquiry committee adversely commented on the conduct of Justice Shukla in a medical college scam . Justice (retired) Quddusi was a judge in the Orissa High Court between 2004 and 2010. Sources familiar with the matter said that justice Shukla has not been attending the high court since the last week as all judicial work has been taken away from him. Read More

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Sochi conference sees Syrian delegates agreeing on rewriting constitution

Sochi conference sees Syrian delegates agreeing on rewriting constitution

Russia offered to host the forum in Sochi following a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Syrian counterpart Bashar Assad. Russian Federation has faced questions over its role as peacemaker. Instead, it asked the Turkish delegation to represent it. According to the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov , a decision was made during the congress to form a constitutional committee, comprising delegates elected during the congress, and also to include ... Read More

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Fort Worth Rep. Kay Granger announces bid for powerful House committee

Fort Worth Rep. Kay Granger announces bid for powerful House committee

I have sincerely endeavored to earn that trust every day". When he voted for the House GOP bill to repeal and replace the health care law a year ago, he received heavy backlash from some in his district. Trump's sagging popularity is weighing on once-safe Republicans in educated, wealthier suburban districts such as Frelinghuysen's, where some residents could be negatively affected by provisions in the new tax law that went into effect this year. Read More

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Hillary Clinton's response to report of harassment disappointing: Patti Solis Doyle

Hillary Clinton's response to report of harassment disappointing: Patti Solis Doyle

He returned to work on Tuesday to cover "the social safety net in the age of Trump", according to the newspaper. "For most of my life, harassment wasn't something talked about or even acknowledged", Clinton wrote . She refused to apologize for keeping Strider on, but did say that if she had to do it again, she "wouldn't". "I called her today to tell her how proud I am of her and to make sure she knows what all women should: we deserve to be heard", Clinton tweeted. Read More

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White House Says McCabe Exit 'Not Its Fault'

White House Says McCabe Exit 'Not Its Fault'

McCabe's resignation was the right choice, and a step in the right direction. Trump in December referred to the FBI's reputation as being in "tatters", and has also publicly criticized U.S. The US leader has repeatedly called the allegations "fake news" and claimed the FBI was biased in pursuing the investigation. As recently as last week, Mr. Read More

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Referendum on eighth amendment likely to be held in May

According to RTÉ News , the junior minister made the comments ahead of a special Cabinet meeting due to take place tomorrow, where the government is expected to finalise its plans on how to proceed with the upcoming referendum. His boss, Finance Minister Pascal Donohoe, has indicated support for repeal and allowing unrestricted abortion up to 12 weeks . "If the referendum is passed, a doctor-led, safe and legal system for the termination of pregnancy will be introduced", he wrote on Twitter. Read More

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EU Can't Ensure UK Keeps Trade Perks During Brexit Transition

The EU is pushing to ensure free movement of EU citizens in Britain until the end of the transition period instead of the date of Britain's withdrawal from the bloc, which had been agreed to by EU and British negotiators in December. A bipartisan USA trade panel blocked that decision on Friday but the dispute, which has inflamed relations with Ottawa - and to a lesser degree Britain, where Bombardier has a large workforce - could be a harbinger for the EU. Read More

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Ambulance bomb kills 40, wounds 140 in Kabul attack

The force of the blast shattered windows of surrounding buildings while causing few low-rise structures to collapse. Kabul police headquarters is also located here in the vicinity of the blast. The explosion rattled many buildings in the area where the windows were spotted broken. "The people are in shock in our market", he said. A thick plume of smoke is coming from the blast site, according to TOLO News . Read More

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Police investigate threat at Paducah school following reference to Marshall County shooting

Police investigate threat at Paducah school following reference to Marshall County shooting

The female student died at the scene while the male student later died at a hospital. Sanders said the suspect walked into the school with a handgun and started shooting . This is just the beginning of the grieving process for so many people as they come to terms with what happened. Federal authorities also responded, and Bevin ran out of the Capitol to rush to the school. Read More

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