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And again, for the second year in a row, the majority of students invited to attend the prestigious college this year identify as ethnic minorities. "The posting sought volunteers to investigate one administrative complaint filed by a coalition of 64 Asian- American associations in May 2015 that the prior administration left unresolved", Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Isgur Flores said in a statement yesterday.
  • Media names Etihad as plot target

    Media names Etihad as plot target

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    The maximum penalty for this charge is life imprisonment. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull described the plans as "advanced". An elaborate terror plot to blow up a plane was thwarted at the last minute by staff at Sydney Airport's check-in desk, because the bag allegedly containing the bomb was too heavy.
  • Central New York Heartbeat Poll: White House Staff Conundrum

    Central New York Heartbeat Poll: White House Staff Conundrum

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    Reince Priebus, the former chief of staff, and Sean Spicer, the former press secretary, both hailed from the establishment wing of the Republican party and both have resigned. "The president has to be part of that". But if Kelly does not challenge Trump, he isn't doing his job. Kelly fostered a reputation as an outspoken commander who didn't shy away from unpopular opinions during his military career.
  • Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY

    Millions of Dollars in Seized Illegal Ivory Crushed in NY

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    Wildlife organization TRAFFIC says New York's new law has dropped it from first to third among the leading markets for illegal ivory in the United States. Authorities estimate that poachers kill 96 elephants for their tusks every day in Africa. "It belongs only on an elephant", she said. Jeff Flocken, International Fund for Animal Welfare, North American Regional Director said, "The State of NY is showing today that they are standing by their commitment to save elephants".
  • China welcomes Washington's peaceful approach to N Korea

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    US intelligence agencies recently said that North Korea was developing a missile that could reach the interior of the United States in about a year. Recently, Pyongyang tested its second intercontinental ballistic missile ( ICBM ), which flew for about 45 minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan.
  • Netanyahu suspected of bribery, fraud, gag order on all his cases

    Netanyahu suspected of bribery, fraud, gag order on all his cases

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    Police have been questioning Netanyahu for months over the cases but have released few details. The court granted the order, which will remain effective until September 17. The other case, known as "Case 1000", involves suspicions that Netanyahu and his wife Sara received expensive gifts from Israeli-US businessman and Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan.
  • Fire engulfs 82-storey residential skyscraper in Dubai

    Fire engulfs 82-storey residential skyscraper in Dubai

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    A government media spokesperson said the building had been successfully evacuated, and no injuries had been reported so far. The blaze is now burning at the 82-story Marina Torch building, where it is now Friday in the early morning hours. The skyscraper was the tallest residential building in the world when it was opened in 2011 - and a recent extension means it now boasts 676 apartments and six stores.
  • Tillerson won't meet North Korea envoy at Asia talks

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    The United States does not seek regime change, the collapse of the regime, an accelerated reunification of the peninsula or an excuse to send the USA military into North Korea , Tillerson said. Mr Wang said he hoped all sides could move forward together through dialogue to find a solution quickly that addresses each other's concerns. A team of Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen from the 90th Missile Wing at F.E.
  • The Transcript Of Turnbull's Heated Chat With Trump Has Leaked & Oh Boy

    The Transcript Of Turnbull's Heated Chat With Trump Has Leaked & Oh Boy

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    TRUMP: " Malcolm, but they are arrived on a boat? ". I didn't get the impression of it that he hang up . That was the easiest thing. First of all, Trump made a big play in their intro, referring to the pair's mutual friendship with Greg Norman , which is a rich alpha move the likes of which peasants such as yourselves can scarcely comprehend.
  • Police officer hit by suspected drunk driver

    Police officer hit by suspected drunk driver

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    The officer managed to get up after the incident and call for backup. He suffered fractures to his vertebra, a wound to his forehead and an injury to his foot in the crash which was filmed on his police auto dashcam. The driver of the vehicle who hit is is facing multiple charges. "Pain-wise, you don't feel much". "I am amazed that the injuries I received were not worse".
  • An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power is relevant and necessary

    An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power is relevant and necessary

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    The former vice president , whose sequel to " An Inconvenient Truth " - " An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power " - arrives in movie theaters this Friday, then vowed to give his home an expensive environmentally friendly overhaul, which included installing solar panels and geothermal heating.
  • Power in Outer Banks should come back on in 2-3 days

    Power in Outer Banks should come back on in 2-3 days

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    The cooperative and contractors are working tirelessly to ensure that transmission restoration will happen as quickly and safely as possible. Cooperative Spokeswoman Laura Ertle said a new line that runs overhead is nearing completion. Crews worked through the week to excavate the two damaged power cables and erect a new overhead line to restore power to the islands. A crew from PCL Construction building a new bridge over the Oregon Inlet cut an underground power cable Thursday.