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Oxford Mail
Scales of Justice: 16 cases heard at Banbury Magistrates CourtTrevor Cooknell, 48, of Chelmscote Row, Wardington, admitted drink-driving in T
Scales of Justice: 16 cases heard at Banbury Magistrates Court
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 minutes ago
Trevor Cooknell, 48, of Chelmscote Row, Wardington, admitted drink-driving in The Greensward, Wardington, on July 26. Had 92 micrograms of alcohol in 100ml of breath, above the legal limit of 35 micrograms. Fined £185 and ordered to pay a £20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speech At World Assembly of Women On 'Women's Empowerment Through Sanitation' Tokyo, JapanMy thanks go to Japan's Minister in Charge of Women's Empowerment, Haruko Arimu
Speech At World Assembly of Women On 'Women's Empowerment Through Sanitation' Tokyo, Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
My thanks go to Japan's Minister in Charge of Women's Empowerment, Haruko Arimura, and the Government of Japan for inviting me to be part of this panel on Women's Empowerment Through Sanitation. This is an issue of great importance to women and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green lightProtesters who harass women visiting abortion and fertility clinics will be pus
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green light
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Protesters who harass women visiting abortion and fertility clinics will be pushed back more than 100 metres, with the Labor government set to support a Sex Party plan to create buffer zones around the centres. Protesters who harass women visiting... Read more
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The Age
Transfield should be 'disqualified' from running detention centres, Greens sayTransfield Services will continue managing detention centres on Nauru and Manus
Transfield should be 'disqualified' from running detention centres, Greens say
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
Transfield Services will continue managing detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island (pictured) for five more years. Photo: Supplied The Australian Greens have called for Transfield Services and Wilson Security to be "disqualified" from providing... Read more
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The Advocate
Behind the Scenes of StonewallFIGHTING BACK: Jeremy Irvine and the cast of Stonewall. (Phillipe Bossé) As I
Behind the Scenes of Stonewall
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
FIGHTING BACK: Jeremy Irvine and the cast of Stonewall. (Phillipe Bossé) As I enter the set of the film Stonewall, a sense of surrealism immediately sets in. The cast and crew are standing on a Montreal soundstage in an industrial warehouse on a... Read more
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iol.co.za
George taxi operators in hot waterTWITTERFile picture: Some George taxi operators stand to lose their licences ov
George taxi operators in hot water
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
TWITTERFile picture: Some George taxi operators stand to lose their licences over recent protests that saw Go George buses set alight. Cape Town - The operating licences of 26 taxis aligned to Uncedo George Taxi Association face possible... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Senate committee calls for 'full audit' of Nauru abuse claimsNauru detention centre not safe for children, says Senate committee calling for
Senate committee calls for 'full audit' of Nauru abuse claims
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Nauru detention centre not safe for children, says Senate committee calling for full audit into abuse claims Photo: The recommendation comes after the Moss Review exposed alleged sexual exploitation of detainees — including children — by detention... Read more
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The Courier
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green lightProtesters who harass women visiting abortion and fertility clinics will be pus
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green light
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Protesters who harass women visiting abortion and fertility clinics will be pushed back more than 100 metres, with the Labor government set to support a Sex Party plan to create buffer zones around the centres. Protesters who harass women visiting... Read more
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The Age
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green light from Victorian governmentSex Party MP Fiona Patten wants to create buffer zones around abortion clinics
Abortion protest buffer zones to get green light from Victorian government
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Sex Party MP Fiona Patten wants to create buffer zones around abortion clinics to protect women from protesters. Photo: Eddie Jim Protesters who harass women visiting abortion and fertility clinics will be banned from outside the centres, with the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOJ: Criminal case vs INC yet to be assigned (MB File Photo) Iglesia ni Cristo held a huge rally in front of DOJ, Padre Fa
DOJ: Criminal case vs INC yet to be assigned
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
(MB File Photo) Iglesia ni Cristo held a huge rally in front of DOJ, Padre Faura Street, calling the DOJ to stop interfering in the issues within INC. ( Jun Ryan Arañas ) The Department of Justice (DOJ)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How INEC, Udom Tried to Frustrate Our Case - Umana's LawyerCounsel to Umanan Umana, Akwa Ibom governorship candidate of the All Progressiv
How INEC, Udom Tried to Frustrate Our Case - Umana's Lawyer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Counsel to Umanan Umana, Akwa Ibom governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Victor Iyanam has said the road to conclusion of their case before the tribunal was not an easy one. Umana approached the tribunal challenging conduct of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Help Us Fight Terrorism, Radicalistaion, Nkaissery Tells CourtsInterior Cabinet Secretary has asked the Judiciary to help to fight terrorism a
Help Us Fight Terrorism, Radicalistaion, Nkaissery Tells Courts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Interior Cabinet Secretary has asked the Judiciary to help to fight terrorism and radicalisation. Maj-Gen (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery, without pointing an accusing finger at the judiciary, asked the courts to process deal with terrorism cases 'swiftly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Informal Sector Dominates Cross-Border TradeEconomic experts are calling for more focus on simple cross-border trade in ord
Informal Sector Dominates Cross-Border Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Economic experts are calling for more focus on simple cross-border trade in order to boost incomes and living standards. The call was in reaction to a survey indicating that 82 per cent of cross border traders are in the informal sector. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Children Need to Be Protected From Abusive Online ContentA week ago, I got a chance to go over two reports on protection of children aga
Children Need to Be Protected From Abusive Online Content
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
A week ago, I got a chance to go over two reports on protection of children against online harmful content: one was entitled "protecting children from cyber crime" and another one "guidelines for industry on child online protection". After reading... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha police arrest another godman, his two sons A self-styled godman and his two sons have been arrested following public out
Odisha police arrest another godman, his two sons
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
A self-styled godman and his two sons have been arrested following public outcry over his alleged wrong-doings and an FIR lodged by a social activist, police said on Monday. Police arrested... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Commissioner Should Investigate Assaults of JournalistsMISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Kumbirai Mafunda has urged Police Commissioner-Genera
Police Commissioner Should Investigate Assaults of Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
MISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Kumbirai Mafunda has urged Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri to investigate and bring to account members of his force involved in the assault of journalists conducting their lawful professional duties. In his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No action yet on raps vs Iglesia ni Cristo officials — DOJThe Department of Justice. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO The Department of Justice (
No action yet on raps vs Iglesia ni Cristo officials — DOJ
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
The Department of Justice. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO The Department of Justice (DOJ) has not yet acted on the complaint filed against members of Sanggunian, Iglesia ni Cristo’s (INC) highest administrative council. Prosecutor General Claro Arellano... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Parkersburg officials discuss FOIA costsDuring a council Personnel Committee meeting this week, Chairwoman Sharon Lynch
Parkersburg officials discuss FOIA costs
The Marietta Times / Posted 5 hours ago
During a council Personnel Committee meeting this week, Chairwoman Sharon Lynch reiterated a request for the number of hours spent copying pages for more than 40 FOIA requests made over several months this year, along with the estimated wages paid... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
News to know and stories to followBefore you find out the attendance requirement for your 8 a.m. class, settle in
News to know and stories to follow
The GW Hatchet / Posted 5 hours ago
Before you find out the attendance requirement for your 8 a.m. class, settle into your first apartment or split tater tots with a friend at Tonic, get in the know about campus goings-on. Over the summer, GW became one of the largest test-optional... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report - Chattanoogan.comHere is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ADAMOV, ROBERT SH
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report - Chattanoogan.com
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 hours ago
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ADAMOV, ROBERT SHANE 301 NAVAJO TRAIL HOPKINSVILLE, 422400000 Age at Arrest: 22 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County THEFT OVER $500 AUSTIN, NICHOLAS ANTIONE 9811 HIXSON PIKE... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Expelled INC minister's counsel: What was agreed upon?INC protesters occupy EDSA Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo march
Expelled INC minister's counsel: What was agreed upon?
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 hours ago
INC protesters occupy EDSA Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo march along EDSA highway in Mandaluyong as buses (in the background) fail to traverse the main thoroughfare on Sunday. The number of protesters, reinforced by more members... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Confederate flag displays prompt mixed reaction"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Mariett
Confederate flag displays prompt mixed reaction
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
"I've seen it on vehicles all over Marietta," said Chris Arnett, 33, of Marietta. "Both young and old people are flying it because it's a part of our country's history. It's a representation of a whole group of people who fought and died just like... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Georgia chancellor focused on increasing colleges' graduation ratesDALTON, Ga. — Hank Huckaby isn't focused on increasing the number of students w
Georgia chancellor focused on increasing colleges' graduation rates
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
DALTON, Ga. — Hank Huckaby isn't focused on increasing the number of students who attend Georgia universities and colleges. Instead, the chancellor of the University System of Georgia is focused on graduating students already enrolled or who have... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Expelled minister urges DOJ to continue probeMANILA - The Department of Justice (DOJ) should proceed with the preliminary in
Expelled minister urges DOJ to continue probe
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 hours ago
MANILA - The Department of Justice (DOJ) should proceed with the preliminary investigation on criminal charges filed against leaders of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) by expelled minister Isaias Samson and his family. The camp of Samson made this call... Read more
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Canberra Times
Five young Canberrans tell their stories of sexism and harassmentKat Reed has felt vulnerable faced with unwanted attention by rude men. Photo:
Five young Canberrans tell their stories of sexism and harassment
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Kat Reed has felt vulnerable faced with unwanted attention by rude men. Photo: Rohan Thomson Canberra has been dubbed the world's most liveable city numerous times but for many women the nation's capital is also a maze of blatant sexism, harassment... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
27 disappeared in Aquino’s ‘tuwid na daan’ « Bulatlat(Photo by D.Ayroso/Bulatlat.com) “We are here because we will not let them be
27 disappeared in Aquino’s ‘tuwid na daan’ « Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 hours ago
(Photo by D.Ayroso/Bulatlat.com) “We are here because we will not let them be forgotten…These are their faces, these are their names.” MANILA – It’s the fifth time to commemorate the International Day of the Disappeared under President Aquino, and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jenelle Evans hits the 2015 MTV VMAs 10 days after her assault arrestBetter than a mugshot! Jenelle Evans hits the MTV Video Music Awards red carpet
Jenelle Evans hits the 2015 MTV VMAs 10 days after her assault arrest
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Better than a mugshot! Jenelle Evans hits the MTV Video Music Awards red carpet less than two weeks after her arrest for assault Jenelle Evans looked happy and put-together when she hit the red carpet prior to the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Practicing feminism: Sacramento area students rally for social changeIn classrooms across Sacramento, Inga Manticas and dozens of her fellow high sc
Practicing feminism: Sacramento area students rally for social change
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
In classrooms across Sacramento, Inga Manticas and dozens of her fellow high school students are taking on the feminist fight and updating it for the 21st century. The C.K. McClatchy High School senior has helped build a regional alliance of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Hotel owners ordered to pay more than $1M in harassment caseThe owners of an Iowa hotel have been ordered to pay two former employees who c
Hotel owners ordered to pay more than $1M in harassment case
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 hours ago
The owners of an Iowa hotel have been ordered to pay two former employees who complained about sexual harassment more than $1.2 million. The Dubuque Telegraph Herald reports that an Iowa jury ruled against the owners of a Quality Inn and Suites in... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
An uncertain future for Ft. Polk's horsesFort Polk, Louisiana is a sprawling, 240,000 acre army post where wild horses h
An uncertain future for Ft. Polk's horses
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 9 hours ago
Fort Polk, Louisiana is a sprawling, 240,000 acre army post where wild horses have been running free for decades. But that could soon come to a halt. The army wants them gone. It says the horse population has grown too big and is creating a safety... Read more
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Washington Post
The undercarriage of the car-wash industry: Wage fraud and other abusesPaulo Rodriguez of AK American Detail works on a vehicle at Brown’s Fairfax Nis
The undercarriage of the car-wash industry: Wage fraud and other abuses
Washington Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Paulo Rodriguez of AK American Detail works on a vehicle at Brown’s Fairfax Nissan. The company was launched by a husband and wife trying to escape the wage fraud and other abuses of car-wash companies that Virginia regulators are trying to curb.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
From the Center with Rolly EspinaMuch of the news over the weekend focused on the protest of the Iglesia Ni Cris
From the Center with Rolly Espina
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
Much of the news over the weekend focused on the protest of the Iglesia Ni Cristo members which started in Padre Faura late last week and was still ongoing at EDSA yesterday. Their target � Justice Sec. Leila de Lima for alleged �bias and selective... Read more
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Salon.com
An X-rated education: Where male escorts learn their tradeThis article originally appeared on Opinions on sex work vary, but one thing i
An X-rated education: Where male escorts learn their trade
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
This article originally appeared on Opinions on sex work vary, but one thing is for sure: it’s been around a long time, and will be around a lot longer. But different groups have emerged under that sprawling umbrella, and some (i.e. women) have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte sets terms for Iglesia Ni Cristo rally in Davao CityRodrigo Duterte. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA DAVAO CITY, Philippines — May
Duterte sets terms for Iglesia Ni Cristo rally in Davao City
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
Rodrigo Duterte. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Mayor Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday night the city government would allow the protest rally by the Iglesia Ni Cristo here for as long as the protesters would not block the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Thousands arrive for Iglesia rally in Davao City as Duterte sympathizes with De LimaDavao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. KIMBERLY DE LA CRUZ/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO DAVA
Thousands arrive for Iglesia rally in Davao City as Duterte sympathizes with De Lima
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. KIMBERLY DE LA CRUZ/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO DAVAO CITY, Philippines—Mayor Rodrigo Duterte expressed sympathy for Justice Secretary Leila de Lima but said he could not prevent Iglesia ni Cristo members from exercising... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Modern stresses contribute to GDP loss, says expertCEBU CITY, Philippines—The growing incidence of cancer, respiratory ailments an
Modern stresses contribute to GDP loss, says expert
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
CEBU CITY, Philippines—The growing incidence of cancer, respiratory ailments and other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) could cost the country up to 6 percent of its gross domestic product (GDP) by 2030 unless the government is able to reduce... Read more
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International Business Times
China: Mass round-up of human rights lawyers casts shadow over President Jingping's Washington visit On July 9, Wang Yu, a celebrated human rights lawyer in Beijing with a history
China: Mass round-up of human rights lawyers casts shadow over President Jingping's Washington visit
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
On July 9, Wang Yu, a celebrated human rights lawyer in Beijing with a history of defending religious minorities and political dissidents in China, sent a text message to her friend. Her electricity had been cut off and her phone line was dead:... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Political party funding: Will more transparency mean deeper democracy?It was Thomas Carothers, a US expert on international democracy and US foreign
Political party funding: Will more transparency mean deeper democracy?
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 hours ago
It was Thomas Carothers, a US expert on international democracy and US foreign policy, who in 2006 noted this “standard lament” from the citizens of democracies in the developing world and who seemed to agree that political parties are a bunch of... Read more
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Boston Globe
New site saves student sexual assault reportsIn Greek mythology, Callisto was a nymph and follower of the goddess Artemis wh
New site saves student sexual assault reports
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
In Greek mythology, Callisto was a nymph and follower of the goddess Artemis who took a vow to remain a virgin. But, as ancient legend has it, Zeus disguised himself as Artemis herself to lure Callisto into his embrace. Once she found out Callisto... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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The Young Witness
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
The Young Witness / Posted 12 hours ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Canberra Times
ANU leadership scores poorly on staff surveyProfessor Brian Schmidt (with ANU chancellor Professor Gareth Evans) will be th
ANU leadership scores poorly on staff survey
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Professor Brian Schmidt (with ANU chancellor Professor Gareth Evans) will be the ANU's 12th vice-chancellor. Photo: Graham Tidy An internal staff survey at the Australian National University shows morale is at record lows. The survey, undertaken in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Western Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 hours ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapsesAustralia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tin
Plan to resettle refugees in Cambodia collapses
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 hours ago
Australia's $55 million operation to resettle hundreds of refugees from the tiny Pacific island of Nauru to Cambodia appears to have collapsed in a diplomatic embarrassment for the Abbott Government. Australia's $55 million operation to resettle... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Issues 2nd Community Alert Regarding Sexual AssaultThe University of Virginia has alerted students of a second sexual assault repo
UVA Issues 2nd Community Alert Regarding Sexual Assault
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 hours ago
The University of Virginia has alerted students of a second sexual assault reported during the first week of classes in the 2015-2016 school year. The alert was sent out Sunday morning. It says a male student restrained and fondled a female student... Read more
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birminghammail
Woman jailed for noisy sex in court AGAIN - for more 'noise pollution'Birmingham mum Gemma Wale – jailed for her ear-splitting sex romps – has been h
Woman jailed for noisy sex in court AGAIN - for more 'noise pollution'
birminghammail / Posted 13 hours ago
Birmingham mum Gemma Wale – jailed for her ear-splitting sex romps – has been hauled through the courts AGAIN for causing more noise problems. The 22-year-old was handed a two-week prison term earlier this year for making neighbours’ lives a misery... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum jailed for ear-splitting sex romps in court again for more noise problemsGemma Wale, 22, was handed a two-week prison term earlier this year for making
Mum jailed for ear-splitting sex romps in court again for more noise problems
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
Gemma Wale, 22, was handed a two-week prison term earlier this year for making neighbours' lives a misery with her high-volume antics. Now Wale, of Cherrywood Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, has been fined £150 for bombarding nearby resident... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston University’s statement on its sexual assault policyIn our back-to-school guide, two Boston University students suggested that BU c
Boston University’s statement on its sexual assault policy
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
In our back-to-school guide, two Boston University students suggested that BU could improve its response to sexual assaults on campus. Colin Riley, a spokesman for the university, issued the following statement in response: Boston University Police... Read more
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Denver Post
Longmont police arrest transgender teen on suspicion of attempted murder, assaultA 16-year-old transgender boy faces possible attempted murder and assault charg
Longmont police arrest transgender teen on suspicion of attempted murder, assault
Denver Post / Posted 15 hours ago
A 16-year-old transgender boy faces possible attempted murder and assault charges after Longmont police say the teen crashed a sport utility vehicle into another car and tried to stab the occupants Friday morning. Cmdr. Jeff Satur said the suspect... Read more
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