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"Is local a nine year old who fought to change a law against throwing snowballs. We had a lot of other snowball fights noisy legal to have a snowball fight those stories after the news. Live from NPR news in Washington. I'm Shay Stevens. Federal prosecutors are recommending substantial prison time for X. Trump lawyer Michael Cohen this despite Cohen's cooperation with a special counsel's Russia investigation. A sentencing memo finds the Cohen evaded taxes and carried out Trump's orders to pay hush money to cover up allegations of extramarital relationships. Meanwhile, investigators say former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort lied about not having contact with people in the White House twenty seventeen and this year, despite his plea agreement a senior executive with Chinese tech giant wall way will remain in Vancouver jail over the weekend. The bail hearing scheduled to resume on Monday as NPR's Jackie northern reports. Details on US fraud charges against mum Joe came out during a hearing on Friday, Canadian prosecutors urged the judge not to grant bail to mung one Joe that she. Financial officer for way, the world's largest supplier of telecommunications equipment. They allege mung use an unofficial subsidiary of walkway called sky com to sell telecom equipment to Iran, contravening, US end European Union. Sanctions prosecutors say she misrepresented walkways relationship to sky com to US banks in an effort to evade Iran. Sanctions. The prosecution says the US issued a warrant for her arrest in August mung also faces extradition to the US news of her arrest since stock markets tumbling Thursday and complicated trade talks between the US and China. Jackie Northam, NPR news, six yellow vest. Protesters have met with France's prime minister as Paris braces for violence again today, as NPR's Eleanor Beardsley reports the city's police presence in the capital this weekend will be double that of last weekend. There will be eight thousand police officers out in Paris compared to four and a half thousand. Last week and their orders have changed last week. Police were told to avoid direct confrontation with protesters and keep them away from sensitive areas the strategy failed. So this week their orders are to engage with violent individuals and remove them several yellow vest. Protest groups across France have called on their members not to go to Paris because of the strong possibility of violence, the police are expecting far left far, right and anarchist groups to try to infiltrate the yellow west demonstrations, then so chaos yellow vest representatives coming out of their meeting with the prime minister told French television, he listened and was well aware of the gravity of the situation. Eleanor Beardsley, impair news Paris. President Trump wants State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to become the next US ambassador to the United Nations. If confirmed Nauert would replace Nikki Haley who stepping down at the end of the year. The White House says that unlike Haley now, we're would not have a cabinet level position. While President Trump is tapping William bar to become his next attorney general this is N P. Cr news. President Trump has signed the temporary spending Bill that prevented a partial government shutdown at midnight. The measure keeps several agencies running through December twenty first Trump says he wants the next funding package to include money for his proposed southern border wall. He plans to discuss the matter in a meeting with democratic leaders of congress next week House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi has already."