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Digging deeper: sex assault sentences in Texas

A campaign to recall Persky has gained momentum. When the officer asked if the decision to make out was a mutual thing, Turner responds in the affirmative. Jerry Brown to sign a bill passed by California Assembly that would require harsher punishment for the same crime Turner committed. The group has held three actions outside of the California Commission on Judicial Performance, including one to deliver a petition with more than one million signatures calling for Persky's removal from ...

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Mexicans are disappointed in Trump's visit, but not with Trump

Referring to the Mexican government, he said: 'They're great people, great leaders, but they're going to pay for the wall'. " They don't know it yet, but they're going to pay for the wall ". Trump's tense worldwide trip to Mexico on Wednesday saw him navigate a political tightrope just 69 days before the election. Mr Trump had earlier on Wednesday made his first diplomatic overture, visiting Mr Pena Nieto in Mexico in a strategy seen by many as an shift by the real estate mogul from a ...

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Mexican president likely hurt by 'ill-advised' Trump meeting

He said the easier path would have been to "cross my arms" and do nothing in response to Trump's 'affronts, insults and humiliations'. There are 11 million of them, raising the grim image of a massive forced migration not seen since World War II.

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China parliament ratifies Paris climate change agreement

At a ceremony on the sidelines of a global economic summit, Obama and Xi, representing the world's two biggest carbon emitters, delivered a series of documents to U.N. The announcement is a major diplomatic achievement for the USA president, who ends his term in January. The Paris Agreement will see action to curb rising temperatures by all countries.

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Jewell visits Glacier, Yellowstone for park celebration

The National Park Service manages national parks, national monuments, and designated battlefields, preserves, recreation areas, seashores, parkways, lake shores and reserves. "The history of the Sierra Club and the National Park Service are intertwined". The national parks contain some unique natural phenomena. Members of the ME delegation, as well as park leaders, will be in attendance.

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As Trump courts Latinos, Clinton links him to radical fringe

Duke is a former Ku Klux Klan leader. August is silly season in American politics, and the campaigns of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are making it one for the ages. Those are the same four states in which the Trump campaign aired its first general election ad. She said the foundation's charitable programs has been "in line with American interests and values" and must continue, perhaps through partnerships with other organizations.