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  • Native Hawaiian Activists: We’ll Keep Fighting Thirty-Meter Telescope
    Any day now — or perhaps weeks from now -- a caravan of trucks hauling heavy equipment will begin the eight-mile climb up Mauna Kea, a sleeping volcano on the “Big Island” of Hawaii, the first step toward building the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT), the largest in the world, and the first of its kind. Unless, that is, Kanaka Maoli
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    Published on 02-23-19
    1 hour ago
  • Hate Crimes Increasing, But Few Turn Out to be Hoaxes
    The number of hate crimes, or crimes against a protected minority, has increased over the last several years in the United States. Advocates fear the alleged false reporting of a hate crime by an American actor may cause people to doubt real victims and prevent some victims from going to the police. VOA's Carolyn Presutti takes a look at the
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    Published on 02-22-19
    5 hours ago
  • US-China Trade Talks Extended as March Deadline Approaches
    The United States and China are discussing a meeting between their two leaders soon to finalize a trade agreement. To move things forward, the latest round of trade talks between senior officials is being extended into the weekend. As Nike Ching reports, experts say world's two largest economies must bridge wide gaps as they seek common ground before new U.S.
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    Published on 02-22-19
    6 hours ago
  • US Ambassador Expresses Support for Haitian President Moise
    U.S. Ambassador Michele Sison expressed support Friday for Haiti's President Jovenel Moise, who has been the focus of two weeks of nationwide protests calling for his resignation. "We have always underscored, in our statements as well as our diplomatic conversations ... our belief in the legitimacy of Haiti's institutions and its elected officials," Sison said in an interview with VOA
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    Published on 02-22-19
    8 hours ago
  • Trump Picks Diplomat Craft for UN Ambassador
    President Donald Trump said Friday that he was nominating Kelly Craft, currently the U.S. ambassador to Canada, to replace Nikki Haley as his envoy to the United Nations.  Craft, a top Republican donor, rose this week as a serious contender for the post based on a recommendation by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a fellow Kentuckian.  Craft will not hold a Cabinet-level position, as
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    Published on 02-22-19
    9 hours ago
  • Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Accused of Soliciting Prostitute
    New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft faces misdemeanor charges of soliciting a prostitute after he was twice videotaped in a sex act at a Florida massage parlor, police said Friday in a case that could get him in trouble with the NFL. The 77-year-old Kraft denied any wrongdoing. He was not immediately arrested. Jupiter police said a warrant will be
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    Published on 02-22-19
    14 hours ago
  • Trump to Bar Abortion Referrals by Family Planning Clinics
    The Trump administration said Friday that it would bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, a move certain to be challenged in court by abortion rights supporters. The final rule released Friday by the Health and Human Services Department pleased religious conservatives, a key building block of President Donald Trump's political base. The administration plan also would
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    Published on 02-22-19
    15 hours ago
  • Judge Weighs Call to Expose Depth of Watchlist Distribution
    A federal magistrate will weigh a request that would force the U.S. government to disclose details about more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities, that have received access to parts of the government's terrorist watchlist. The Council on American-Islamic Relations sued to challenge the constitutionality of the watchlist, which has hundreds of thousands of names on it. As
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    Published on 02-22-19
    15 hours ago
  • Border Agents Install Razor Wire at El Paso Bridges
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's installing coils of razor wire at ports of entry in El Paso, Texas, across from Juarez, Mexico, where large groups of migrants wait to seek asylum U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it's installing coils of razor wire at Texas ports of entry across from Juarez, Mexico, where large groups of migrants wait
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    Published on 02-22-19
    16 hours ago
  • NY Gov. Cuomo Deems Losing 2nd Amazon HQ ‘Greatest Tragedy’
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Amazon's backing out of a deal to put one of its second headquarters in New York City is the ``greatest tragedy'' he has seen since he's been in government. Cuomo said Friday on public radio station WAMC that losing the Amazon deal makes him sick to his stomach. Cuomo's public comments were his first on the
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    Published on 02-22-19
    18 hours ago