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'Muslims living in India for generations will become Stateless': MIT students, faculty, alumni condemn CAA, NRC; full text
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'Muslims living in India for generations will become Stateless': MIT students, faculty, alumni condemn CAA, NRC; full text

The students, faculty, staff, alumni and affiliates of Boston’s Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) issued a statement expressing solidarity with the protests being witnessed across India against the amended Citizenship Act

Chicago shooting: 13 wounded after being shot at during memorial gathering held for slain person, four victims critical
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Chicago shooting: 13 wounded after being shot at during memorial gathering held for slain person, four victims critical

One person has been charged in connection with a shooting early Sunday at a house party that left 13 people wounded, four of them critically, Chicago police said

At anti-CAA stir in Chicago, Indian-Americans and students say citizenship law a step towards 'rupturing India's social fabric'
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At anti-CAA stir in Chicago, Indian-Americans and students say citizenship law a step towards 'rupturing India's social fabric'

Indian-American Muslim Council, in a statement, strongly condemned the alleged 'brutal crackdown' on students of Jamia and AMU

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Kenya’s marathon runner Brigid Kosgei says she wants to achieve her best, win gold for country
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Kenya’s marathon runner Brigid Kosgei says she wants to achieve her best, win gold for country

Kosgei also dismissed critics who have said her record was unfairly aided by the use of the latest running shoes from Nike.

Indian-American student sexually assaulted, strangled to death in Chicago; accused arrested, charged with first-degree murder
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Indian-American student sexually assaulted, strangled to death in Chicago; accused arrested, charged with first-degree murder

A 19-year-old Indian-American student was sexually assaulted and then strangled to death in Chicago, police said about a brutal murder that has shocked the community in the US.

Black customers asked to change tables at Chicago restaurant; attorney demands training of employees for 'racially charged situations'
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Black customers asked to change tables at Chicago restaurant; attorney demands training of employees for 'racially charged situations'

An attorney representing a group of black customers who say they were asked to change tables at a Chicago-area Buffalo Wild Wings because of their skin color urged the restaurant chain Tuesday to make wholesale changes to avoid a discrimination lawsuit

Roger Federer says he would be happy for Laver Cup to move to China in future
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Roger Federer says he would be happy for Laver Cup to move to China in future

Roger Federer said that he would be open to Laver Cup moving to China for next edition, saying that he just wants the host city to be excited about the tournament

R Kelly misses Chicago court hearing regarding sexual abuse case, prosecutors claim R&B singer 'refused transport'
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R Kelly misses Chicago court hearing regarding sexual abuse case, prosecutors claim R&B singer 'refused transport'

R Kelly, who was due at a pre-trial hearing in Chicago on 15 August, has missed his court hearing.

Two women killed in South Side, Chicago by bullets not intended for them, says police; no arrests made yet
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Two women killed in South Side, Chicago by bullets not intended for them, says police; no arrests made yet

Two women who worked with other mothers to try to stop gun violence in their South Side Chicago neighborhood were killed by bullets police do not believe were intended for them on the same corner where they would often hand out food and bring children to play.

Three stabbed, 14 trampled in annual fireworks display at Chicago's Navy Pier, police hunt for two male suspects
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Three stabbed, 14 trampled in annual fireworks display at Chicago's Navy Pier, police hunt for two male suspects

Police said a false report of gunfire set off a stampede that trampled more than a dozen people at Chicago's annual 4 July fireworks display Thursday at Navy Pier.

Chicago waitress placed on leave by employer after Eric Trump claims she spit in his face
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Chicago waitress placed on leave by employer after Eric Trump claims she spit in his face

Authorities took the woman into custody, but the president’s son decided not to press charges, the Trump Organization told the Tribune.

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West welcome fourth child: 'He's here and he's perfect'
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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West welcome fourth child: 'He's here and he's perfect'

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's fourth child joins sisters North and Chicago and, brother Saint.

Jussie Smollett sued by Chicago city to recover investigation cost of alleged hate crime
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Jussie Smollett sued by Chicago city to recover investigation cost of alleged hate crime

Jussie Smollett had reported that masked men beat him up on 29 January in Chicago, shouting slurs and wrapping a rope around his neck.

Jussie Smollett to be sued by Chicago after missing deadline to repay police $130,000 for alleged hate crime hoax
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Jussie Smollett to be sued by Chicago after missing deadline to repay police $130,000 for alleged hate crime hoax

Chicago city says Jussie Smollett will be sued for failing to pay the reimbursement for investigating what officials say was a staged attack by him.

Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 felony charges over lying to police about alleged racist attack
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Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 felony charges over lying to police about alleged racist attack

Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with 16 counts of disorderly conduct.

Boeing 737 Max 8s under intense scrutiny after Ethiopia crash; China grounds these planes as part of 'zero tolerance' policy
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Boeing 737 Max 8s under intense scrutiny after Ethiopia crash; China grounds these planes as part of 'zero tolerance' policy

Airlines in Ethiopia, China, Indonesia and elsewhere grounded the Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliner Monday after the second devastating crash of one of the planes in five months. But Boeing said it had no reason to pull the popular aircraft from the skies.

Jussie Smollett's scenes from Empire's final episodes to be cut following felony charges of disorderly conduct
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Jussie Smollett's scenes from Empire's final episodes to be cut following felony charges of disorderly conduct

Jussie Smollett’s character on Empire will be removed from the final two episodes of this season in the wake of his arrest on charges that he staged a racist, anti-gay attack on himself last month in downtown Chicago

Jussie Smollett: From survivor of 'hate crime' to alleged hoaxer, a timeline of events surrounding Empire actor
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Jussie Smollett: From survivor of 'hate crime' to alleged hoaxer, a timeline of events surrounding Empire actor

The latest twist in a weeks-long saga has seen 36-year-old Jussie Smollett, the gay African-American actor who stars on Fox music industry drama Empire, go from victim to suspect after he reported an assault late last month.

Empire actor Jussie Smollett denies Chicago Police's claims that he orchestrated his own attack
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Empire actor Jussie Smollett denies Chicago Police's claims that he orchestrated his own attack

Jussie Smollett was attacked on the morning of 29 January when he was leaving a restaurant in Chicago. Two men shouted racial and homophobic slurs towards him before they attacked him.

Global warming could drastically change US cities' climate by 2080 says new study
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Global warming could drastically change US cities' climate by 2080 says new study

In 2080, North Carolina’s capital, Raleigh, could feel more like Florida’s capital, Tallahassee