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Lawmakers call for UT chancellor's resignation over inclusive holiday

The set of guidelines, which comes from UT's Office of Diversity and Inclusion , encourages organizers of holiday parties to avoid placing emphasis on religion or culture. "As a diverse campus, we do promote ways to be inclusive of all cultures and religions", Cheek said in a statement . "It is part of our overall educational effort to provide inclusive practical resources for the campus community".

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Watched Interview With Shooter's Sister, 'I Think She Knew'

I'm not sure, do I believe the person? Trump said he didn't believe the shooter's sister, Saira Khan, when she said she couldn't fathom how her brother Syed Farook and his wife Tashfeen Malik could've committed the mass shooting. Farook's mother "went into the apartment", he said. "You know what we're going to do?" They didn't tell authorities. And by the way, if the people in Paris or the people in California, if you had a couple of folks in there with guns and they knew how to use them ...

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Woman wakes up in shallow grave, digs herself out using fingernails

He had admitted grievous bodily harm, but was found guilty of attempted murder by a jury. In a victim impact statement to the court, Miss Gwilliam described the effects of the attack, saying she was in constant pain and was reminded of the incident "every minute" of every day.

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INCREDIBLE DISCOVERY Images show seaplane lost in Pearl Harbor attack

Rare photos of a Navy seaplane that sank during the Pearl Harbor bombing 74 years ago are intriguing online viewers, many of whom are reminiscing about that tragic part of American history.  Archaeologists from NOAA and the University of Hawaii have released incredible images of a U.S.

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Police union president confirms officers in Tamir Rice case read statements

Frank Garmback and Timothy Loehman's statements to the Sheriff's Department of Cuyahoga County were made public yesterday for the first time since the shooting previous year. He said he saw the gun Tamir was carrying when Loehmann opened his door. Tamir's mother, Samaria Rice , released a statement via her attorneys, slamming the officers' account of what happened and calling it impossible for police to issue numerous warnings between the mere seconds they arrived on scene and when her ...

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California State Senator Bob Huff responds to San Bernardino shootings

The front page of tomorrow's edition of the New York Daily News shows the publication openly denouncing Republican politicians' response to today's San Bernardino shooting tragedy. Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) issued the following statement following an attack at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino County near his Senate District and a law enforcement pursuit that led to the capture of at least one suspect and the shooting of two others.