California teacher forcibly cut student's hair while singing anthem

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A California high school teacher has lost her job and is facing multiple criminal charges after cellphone video emerged showing her forcibly cutting a student’s hair while belting out an incorrect rendition of the National Anthem.
A California high school teacher has lost her job and is facing multiple criminal charges after cellphone video emerged showing her forcibly cutting a student’s hair while belting out an incorrect rendition of the National Anthem.
California teacher forcibly cut student's hair while singing anthem

US Republicans release Comey interview transcript

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Former FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers in a closed-door meeting on Friday that he didn’t believe firing Robert Mueller alone would derail the investigations that have been launched since he was appointed special counsel last year.
Former FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers in a closed-door meeting on Friday that he didn’t believe firing Robert Mueller alone would derail the investigations that have been launched since he was appointed special counsel last year.
US Republicans release Comey interview transcript

Prosecutors want 'substantial term of imprisonment' for Michael Cohen

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Federal prosecutors Friday requested that Donald Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen receive “a substantial term of imprisonment” for various finance-related crimes.
Federal prosecutors Friday requested that Donald Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen receive “a substantial term of imprisonment” for various finance-related crimes.
Prosecutors want 'substantial term of imprisonment' for Michael Cohen

US case against Huawei CFO revealed in Canadian court

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The United States is claiming that the chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei covered up violations of sanctions on Iran, according to Canadian prosecutors.
The United States is claiming that the chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei covered up violations of sanctions on Iran, according to Canadian prosecutors.
US case against Huawei CFO revealed in Canadian court

Mueller: Paul Manafort lied about contacts with Trump administration this year

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Special counsel Robert Mueller said Friday that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied about five major issues after agreeing to cooperate with prosecutors, including his “contact with administration officials.”
Special counsel Robert Mueller said Friday that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied about five major issues after agreeing to cooperate with prosecutors, including his “contact with administration officials.”
Mueller: Paul Manafort lied about contacts with Trump administration this year

In space first, China launches lunar rover to far side of the moon

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China is poised to become the first country in the world to explore the far side of the moon with the launch of a lunar rover Saturday, another step closer to its goal of becoming a space superpower.
China is poised to become the first country in the world to explore the far side of the moon with the launch of a lunar rover Saturday, another step closer to its goal of becoming a space superpower.
In space first, China launches lunar rover to far side of the moon

Melting of Greenland's ice, the largest driver of sea level rise, is 'off the charts'

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Greenland’s massive ice sheets contain enough water to raise global sea levels by 23 feet, and a new study shows that they are melting at a rate “unprecedented” over centuries — and likely thousands of years.
Greenland’s massive ice sheets contain enough water to raise global sea levels by 23 feet, and a new study shows that they are melting at a rate “unprecedented” over centuries — and likely thousands of years.
Melting of Greenland's ice, the largest driver of sea level rise, is 'off the charts'

Philip Wilson, ex Australian Archbishop, has conviction for covering up child sex abuse overturned

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The former Archbishop of Adelaide, Philip Wilson, who was found guilty in May of concealing the abuse of altar boys in the 1970s by pedophile priest James Fletcher, has successfully appealed his conviction.
The former Archbishop of Adelaide, Philip Wilson, who was found guilty in May of concealing the abuse of altar boys in the 1970s by pedophile priest James Fletcher, has successfully appealed his conviction.
Philip Wilson, ex Australian Archbishop, has conviction for covering up child sex abuse overturned

The slow-motion disaster of Trump's Khashoggi strategy

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Shortly before 1 p.m. on Tuesday, having just received a classified briefing from the director of the CIA in the basement of the Capitol, two Republican senators stepped to a crowd of cameras and reporters. With a few pointed words, the pair blew up the Trump administration’s efforts to minimize the political damage stemming from journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder.
Shortly before 1 p.m. on Tuesday, having just received a classified briefing from the director of the CIA in the basement of the Capitol, two Republican senators stepped to a crowd of cameras and reporters. With a few pointed words, the pair blew up the Trump administration’s efforts to minimize…
The slow-motion disaster of Trump's Khashoggi strategy

Mueller: Flynn has given 'substantial' assistance, should avoid jail time

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Special counsel Robert Mueller told a federal court Tuesday that former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn has given “substantial assistance” to the Russia investigation and should not get jail time.
Special counsel Robert Mueller told a federal court Tuesday that former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn has given “substantial assistance” to the Russia investigation and should not get jail time.
Mueller: Flynn has given 'substantial' assistance, should avoid jail time

Singapore's Grab ends its game-changing year flush with cash

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Grab, the most popular ride-hailing app in Southeast Asia, will end 2018 with $3 billion in new funds as it seeks to fend off rivals in a region of more than 600 million people.
Grab, the most popular ride-hailing app in Southeast Asia, will end 2018 with $3 billion in new funds as it seeks to fend off rivals in a region of more than 600 million people.
Singapore's Grab ends its game-changing year flush with cash

An unprecedented level of openness from North Korea

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With North Korea, it appears nearly everything is bad news. The denuclearization talks are “stuck.” North Korea’s intermediate-range missile bases are a “great deception.” And the alliance between the United States and South Korea is on the rocks, as “Washington scrambles to slow Seoul’s roll.”
With North Korea, it appears nearly everything is bad news. The denuclearization talks are “stuck.” North Korea’s intermediate-range missile bases are a “great deception.” And the alliance between the United States and South Korea is on the rocks, as “Washington scrambles to slow Seoul’s roll.”
An unprecedented level of openness from North Korea