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Global News A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parole
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Supreme Court's decisions aren't optional. Utah law never required life in prison without parole for any juvenile, making it discretionary instead. His first sentence was overturned when an appeals court ruled that his confession to fatally shooting William Shadden in 1993 was coerced by investigators.

Global News Tulane named No. 1 'Party School,' No. 1 for community service
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The just-released 2018 edition of the guide features only about 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges and universities. Tulane University was ranked among the Top 10 in 9 categories including, "Students Most Engaged in Community Service", "Best Run Colleges", "Best Quality of Life" and "Best College City".

Global News Ayeshaa Gulalai quits PTI, levels allegations against Imran, Khattak
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Mazari said that Gulalai had asked Imran Khan to grant her ticket for NA-1 in Peshawar but Khan had refused to commit it and said that it would be made a decision to a special committee of the party. "I am not joining Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz", said Gulalai, rubbishing earlier reports that she may join the party. "I am glad that women are playing an active role in making a new Pakistan", he said, remembering his late mother and crediting her for teaching him to "stand firm for the truth ...

Global News Law allowing Rapists Marry Victims to avoid Punishment repealed in Jordan
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Prime Minister Hani Mulqi backed the move in Tuesday's parliamentary session. Lawmakers in Jordan have voted to repeal a law that drops charges against rapists if they agree to marry their victims. A handful of countries, including several in the Arab world as well as in the Philippines, a majority Catholic country, have maintained legal provisions for men accused or convicted of rape to avoid punishment.

Global News Spokeswoman: Trump 'joking' when he told police to be 'rough' on suspects
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In a Monday press briefing, Sanders said, "I believe he was making a joke at the time". You see them thrown in rough. The police officers seated behind him laughed and dutifully clapped his pronouncement, but major law enforcement officials all over the country criticized Trump's speech for sending the wrong message with the community in a very tense period.

Global News Harvard lists Scaramucci as dead in directory
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He also tore into Steve Bannon , charging Trump's top strategist with seeking the media spotlight: "I'm not Steve Bannon , I'm not trying to suck my own c-k", and said he would fire the entire White House comms team if press leaks didn't stop.

Global News Lok Sabha braces for debate on mob lynchings today
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They walked out of the House. Initiating the debate, Leader of the Congress Mallikarjun Kharge said "Hindustan" should not be allowed to become "lynchistan". Holding Hindutva groups like Bajrang Dal and VHP responsible for the violence Kharge said, "Why are incidents of mob violence increasing so rapidly?" "They [the Opposition] have made a joke in the name of secularism and are doing a drama." said Rijiju .

Global News Body found in freezer in Campbell, 2 arrested
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Layton and Novoa have been charged with the abuse of a corpse, which was discovered on Saturday in several bags inside the freezer by Novoa's landlord's wife. She said it was unlike her sister to be gone for so long without contacting them. As per Youngstone prosecutor Dana Lantz, as cited by the AP report, police believes that around the time Graves disappeared, Layton and Novoa arrived and reportedly began Grave's auto, phone and credit card and taking care of her dog .

Global News Government embarrassed in Rajya Sabha over Backward Classes Bill
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The motion to repeal the 1993 Act was not taken up as the Rajya Sabha as the Constitution Amendment Bill is yet to be passed by Parliament . The Congress, however, did not budge."You don't want a woman OBC and a minority OBC as members...why are you opposing it?", asked Congress MP Kapil Sibal.

Global News Name of officer released in fatal police-involved shooting
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One officer used a stun gun to disarm him but it did not work, according to police. One of the officers fired two shots from a Taser, striking the man in the arm and, said Chief of Patrol Terence Monahan. A knife was recovered at the scene. The officer who fired was reportedly taken to Kings County Hospital to be treated for ringing in the ear. The man lunged with a "large carving knife" at officers, police said.

Global News EC seeks report from Gujarat govt over Congress' allegation of poaching
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A Congress delegation led by senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad met the Election Commission last evening in New Delhi and alleged that BJP government is misusing power and authority ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat. Amidst all of the suffering of the people of Gujarat, the political game between the two leading political parties of the country, Congress and BJP, is also on a high.

Global News Trump drops to new low in Rasmussen poll
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Polling shows the flip counties Trump won by 8 points - his approval is gone there. The Rasmussen Reports' regular presidential tracking survey for July 31 gives Trump with an all-time low #approval rating for their study, which says that the latest survey for the commander-in-chief is going down.

Global News At least 20 killed in Afghanistan mosque explosion
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The deadly bomb attack was carried out in the city of Herat , the capital of a province with the same name, late on Tuesday. The explosion on the evening of August 1 struck the Jawadia Mosque in the Dehr Abad area of Herat city. However, a hospital spokesperson said that the number of wounded has increased in past few minutes. He said around 30 people had been injured and casualty numbers were likely to rise.

Global News 3 defendants die during escape attempt at Moscow courthouse
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Three were killed and the other two were disarmed and detained. "Three of the arrested were killed while trying to flee the scene when the elevator was forcibly stopped, two were wounded", Petrova said. The nine accused men, who are all from Central Asia, were charged with 17 murders and 2 attempted murders. "Later somebody said that an armed guard had been injured".

Global News Russian Federation condemns US Congress over new sanctions bill
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Russian Federation was responding after an overwhelming US vote to impose new sanctions on Moscow and to force US President Donald Trump to obtain lawmakers' permission before easing any sanctions on Russian Federation. The law still has to pass the Senate and be signed by U.S. President Donald Trump in order to be enacted. Many Russian politicians believe Trump's political opponents and congress have successfully reduced the U.S.

Global News Pence Says US Backs Georgia in NATO Against Russian Objections
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Around 800 Georgian and 1600 U.S. troops are taking part in the Noble Partner 2017 drills. Exercise Noble Partner 2017 was launched on July 30 at the Vaziani military base near Georgia's capital, Tbilisi. Pence said. In Georgia, officials said Pence will highlight US support for the Caucasus nation's sovereignty and territorial integrity before continuing on to Montenegro.

Global News UCF Placekicker Gives Up Eligibility for YouTube Videos
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Apparently the NCAA, somewhat conscious of how ridiculous keeping a player off YouTube sounded, offered De La Haye a waiver to remain eligible while still making his videos. "After hours and hours of fighting, I finally lost that (expletive)", De La Haye said in the video, which has more than 12,000 views. A lot of people that watch my videos say I inspire them, say they love what I do, say I brought smiles to them, light up their day.

Global News Police issue Amber Alert for missing 2-year-old girl
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NBC affiliate WDIV reports Sondra Renee was taken around 2:30 a.m. from a house on the city's west side. Police say the suspect's name is Grady Barrett, and that he produced a weapon when he took the girl. "Suspect described as a Black male, 42, 6'-0", 278 lbs, bald with a thick beard and mustache. License Plate on trailer: D476667. "The victim described as a black female, 02 years of age, 2'-5", with brown eyes, braids and dark complected.

Global News Odisha floods: Dharmendra Pradhan visits flood-affected areas
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The district administrations of Angul, Dhenkanal, Jajpur and Kendrapada are kept on high alert to tackle any kind of situation, the SRC said. More than 2.5 lakh hectares of agricultural land were also flooded. Summary: The crisis was most severe in Kimbhiripala, Bankasahi, Dhalsahi, Sahupada, Isanapur, Sahupada, Dharpur, Mandari and Gamu under Bari block in Jajpur district.Villages like Gunudia, Singhagaon, Sansida, Kusumi and Manikapatana under Aul block in Kendrapada district were submerged ...

Global News Samus Returns features locked behind amiibo — Several Metroid
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Speaking to Eurogamer , it said that the listed content "is only unlocked using amiibo". The Fusion difficulty is going to be of particular interest for die-hard Metroid fans looking for a new Metroid II experience, and luckily that's locked behind one of the new figures instead of the Smash Bros Samus amiibo.

Global News King checks on Abbas' health
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Throughout the 13-day crisis, Abbas purportedly endured a far more rigorous schedule than usual in order to keep up with the rapidly unfolding events and to maintain constant contact with Palestinian, Arab and Western officials. Last month, he dispelled rumours that he had suffered a stroke. "The president is in very good health", Yasser Abu Safiya said. In power since being elected to a four-year term that should have ended in 2009, Abbas refuses to groom a replacement.

Global News Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdown
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If convicted, they face life imprisonment. From there, commands were given for F-16 fighter jets to attack and fly above the capital. Fethullah Gulen , the US-based Muslim cleric-turned-businessman accused of ordering the attempted July 15 attempt, is among the main suspects named in the indictment.

Global News U.S. officials detect 'unusual' submarine movement near North Korea
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An ejection test is created to see whether a missile can be ejected by high pressure steam out of the launch canister in a submarine and into the air before its engine ignites and takes flight. "But the North Koreans are being far better spokespeople on that than we're capable of". Pyongyang test-fired its second ICBM late on Friday, 28 July, following which the Kim Jong-un regime said it is now capable of hitting the U.S.

Global News Ahead of PM vote, Islamabad crowds root for Khan
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Sharif , head of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), is a three-time prime minister: He was dismissed by the president halfway through his first term and was overthrown by the military in a bloodless coup during his second term in 1999.

Global News Plano Woman Found Dead, Buried in Sand on Maryland Beach
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Detectives and forensic teams took almost 10 hours to remove the body as they investigated whether the death was criminal or accidental. She is believed to have gone missing at around 2am. The medical examiner's office in Ocean City will now work to determine how O'Connor died, according to a press release . Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

Global News Sheriff: Bodies of missing woman, boys believed to be found
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Authorities believe the bodies of a woman and two children found dead in a auto that went over an embankment belong to three people reported missing in Virginia. At 5:30 p.m. today, their auto was found by a family member upside-down in Sycolin Creek near Hogeland Mill Road off Evergreen Mills Road south of Leesburg.

Global News Pakistani militant killed in Kashmir, clashes erupt
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Dujana was among the longest surviving foreign militants in Kashmir, hailing from the Gilgit-Baltistan region in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. According to Greater Kashmir , Dujana and two of his associates had exchanged fire with the forces on 19 July in Banderpora village, and had escaped from the spot.

Global News Minnesota man charged with murder, still on run
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Officers attempted to stop him, but he allegedly turned onto Plaza Drive and fled at a high-rate speed until he reached some woods, where he exited his vehicle and proceeded to flee police on foot. Police responding to the home invasion saw Nguyen's auto and stopped it. After crashing the auto he was driving, he then ran into a senior living center and forced an employee into a laundry room.

Global News HEROIC pilot lands plane 'BLIND' after hailstones crack windscreen
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Incredible pictures on our website fijivillage.com show the plane after the pilot's heroic emergency landing at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport with 127 passengers on board. Lungul also included photos of the plane's nose and windshield, which appeared to have suffered extensive damage from the "chicken egg"-sized hail".

Global News Venezuela opposition leaders re-arrested after poll
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On Sunday, the government held a highly controversial vote that resulted in the creation of a new legislative body that Maduro has called for to redraft the country's constitution. The constituent assembly will have the task of rewriting the country's constitution and will have powers above and beyond other state institutions, including the opposition-controlled congress.

Global News Child ask police to check new home for monsters
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The two met at a police department barbecue a few weeks ago and Sidney asked if she could help make sure hew new home was safe. Officer Bonday is heard saying as Sidney looks under the couch. Sidney's mom noted that they checked out the front yard to "make sure there was no monster activity". According to Sidney, the investigation did not turn up any monsters.

Global News Communities participate in National Night Out
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Princeton's Night Out will be at Soldiers and Sailors Park from 5 to 8 p.m. "It is the mission of the Joliet Police Department to work with the community for a safe city, and the National Night Out Against Crime event is a valuable tool to help us accomplish that mission", said Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton.

Global News The World's Longest Suspension Footbridge Is 1600 Feet of Pure Vertigo
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The bridge has cut the commute time between two sides of the valley from four hours to 10 minutes. The bridge opened for business on Saturday, July 29th, and spans 1640 feet-about the length of seven city blocks. It offers hikers views of the Matterhorn, Weisshorn and Bernese Alps. The bridge, which cost 750,000 Swiss Francs (about $775,594), replaces an older suspension bridge that closed in 2010 due to falling rocks.

Global News No consensus reached among opposition on joint candidate for PM election
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Sources said on Tuesday that the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) has made a decision to vote in favour of the PML-N candidate. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rasheed proceeded to the National Assembly Secretariat after the meeting to submit Rasheed's nomination papers.

Global News Fair officials say rides to reopen after accident
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And rides are also inspected daily during the course of the Exhibition. One of the oldest fairs in the Valley opened Monday in Lisbon but it comes at a time when fairs across the country - especially those in OH - are under a microscope.

Author: 0 John McCain Gives Healthcare Fight Its Capitol Hill Movie Climax

Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer of NY took the proper tone: "We are not celebrating". "Unless the Republican Senators are total quitters, Repeal & Replace is not dead!" In our state with seven Indian reservations, relatively low per capita income, many part-time and seasonal workers and many very small businesses, the ACA has helped tens of thousands of people get better, more affordable health care in their home communities through Medicaid and subsidized private ...

Global News Corbyn 'disgusted' over Arsenal owner Kroenke's hunting channel
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Mr Corbyn said: "I'm appalled at the glorification of killing wild and rare animals on this TV channel". One programme shows a presenter shooting a critically endangered African elephant before the bull turns and charges at him. The MyOutdoorTV app has been made available to United Kingdom subscribers for £7.60 a month and broadcasts a host of shows including programmes which see lions, elephants and other endangered species killed.