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Canadian police discriminated against mother of slain Indigenous man, watchdog says
"Independent watchdog for the royal canadian mounted police found that the force racially discriminated against the mother of an indigenous man who was killed in two thousand sixteen has down carpenter reports. The twenty two year old was killed by a white farmer in saskatchewan. The incident took place during the summer of two thousand sixteen colton. Bucci was shot and killed when an suv. He was writing in traveled onto the property of gerald stanley. Near biggar saskatchewan stanley was charged with second degree murder. He was acquitted by a jury in two thousand and eighteen. He had testified that he fired warning shots and that his gun just went off an independent review found. Rcmp officers acted hurtful e when they informed bush's mother debbie battiste of his death when she had broke down in tears. They told her to get it together and questioned whether she had been drinking. They smelled her breath in searched her home. The complaints commission said on a second occasion they inappropriately visited bush's wake to update his mother. On the case. Perry belgarde the national chief of the assembly of first nations says the ruling by the complaints commission brought a sense of vindication for debbie baptiste. But she did say she experienced racism and discrimination. In nobody would believer the rcmp dismissed it but this independent oversight body proved it. They treated her with racism and discrimination and she persevered through that and now that we know that the big question is how do we fix. It has implemented almost all of the recommendations that stemmed from the reviews. Prime minister justin trudeau said the way the bucci family was treated was unacceptable. And the lawyer for the mother. Debbie baptiste says. Systemic racism underlines the entire case for national native news. I'm dan carpenter.
Trudeau Denounces 'Lack of Transparency' as Canadian Tried in China
"Trudeau. Says china is practicing course. Dapa diplomacy calling it a threat to relationships with the west. As dan carpenter chuck reports shows comments came as to canadians detained for more than two years face. Charges of spying in china trudeau calls china's lack of transparency surrounding the trials for michael savage and michael covert completely unacceptable spammers trial in private concluded. Friday coverings said for monday. The chinese court will announce verdicts at a later date. The two were arrested shortly after chinese wall way. Executive among joe was detained in vancouver in december of two thousand eighteen on an extradition request from washington the. Us wants her to face fraud. Charges trudeau says ottawa will continue to work for their release. He says beijing needs to understand. It's not just about the two canadians but about respect for the rule of law and china's relationships with western countries for npr news. I'm dan carpenter. Can toronto ending your long.
Bellegarde stepping down, Missing and Murdered update, Yurok reservation closing, and Tribal leaders face senate
"Down carpenter reports prime minister justin trudeau pay tribute to bell guard for his leadership over the past. Six years hurry. Bogarde was first elected as national chief of the assembly of first nations in two thousand and fourteen on monday. He tweeted that he spent the past. Six years bringing indigenous issues before canadians. Adding that issues and concerns that used to be talked about around. The kitchen table are now in the media every day and at the center of public debate. Prime minister justin trudeau praised bell guard as a tireless leader and advocate for first nations. And i know. I am joined by people across the country in recognizing and celebrating his years of devoted service to first nations communities. We lift you up perry. We will continue to work with the national chief to advance. The priorities identified by first nations including keeping first nations communities safe from this pandemic since two thousand and fourteen bell guard says he successfully advocated for laws protecting indigenous children and languages and the new law to implement the un declaration on indigenous rights. His work has also helped secure dollars in new funding for native people. The national chief of the afl is elected every three years. The organization represents more than six hundred first nations across canada for national native news. I'm dan carpenter. The wisconsin missing and murdered indigenous. Women task force has started its work. The group was formed in july. After legislation to create the task force failed. Katie thorson has more the missing and murdered indigenous. Women force is made up of more than thirty people. From around the state they include the state attorney. General lieutenant governor lawmakers abuse victim advocates law enforcement officers and community leaders in overwhelming majority of which are native american women many have been impacted on a personal level here our my relatives but specifically for my grandmother. My sisters. My nieces All who are survivors. My cousin is rattling to and she wanted missing and was murder in october of nineteen eighty. Six on my classmates that it went to mission school with here dana she went to go visit a relative in stevens point for this summer and she was a baby sitting there and she was abducted there and she was murdered. The goal of the task force is not only bringing awareness to this issue but to find solutions to prevent violence kristin welch is the lead organizer of 'em w as many of you had said in your introduction is really complex it's layered. It's a huge problem but strategic way we can begin to create solutions as really exploring relationships between the systems and examining the issues within key components of mma w subcommittees were created a focus on different issues though subcommittees will report to the task force on their findings throughout the year. I'm katie thorson. The york tribal council in california voted this week to close its reservation. The closure will be in effect for at least three weeks. Due to the region. Seeing an increase of cove nineteen cases. According to the tribe. there have been fifteen covid. Nineteen cases on the reservation to date tribal officials say. They're taking precautions to protect elders. Those with pre existing health conditions and the entire community. The reservation will reopen when. There's a decline in infection rates. Some tribal leaders are scheduled to testify virtually wednesday before the us senate committee on indian affairs. The committee is holding a hearing on tribal self-governance and cultural sovereignty. Senate buildings are closed to the public at the hearing will be streamed online. I mean antonio gonzalez
2 missing after landslide, Tribal chairman reinstated, and Trudeau breaks water promise
"This is national native news. tonio gonzales. Two people were still missing. Thursday in haines alaska after landslides this week cage. Ns reports four of six people thought to be missing have been accounted for. Emergency response is underway in the community landslides triggered by rain destroyed homes and displaced community members. Local groups are among those offering assistance. The central council of clinton haida indian tribes as coordinating efforts with the choukou indian association to provide food clothing and shelter and have set up funding apps for donations. The states also working to provide additional resources and assistance to hanes the four pakistani boyne ensue tribal executive board and northeast montana reinstated the tribes suspended chairman following a december third vote yellowstone. Public radio's caitlyn. Nicholas reports during a special public board meeting attorney. Georgette blow read. Nine charges from the tribal executive board against chairman. Floyd is your lead to suspension on november fifth. His deserve the best interest of one of the charges. That chairman is your had refused to attend board meetings since august twenty fourth and another was he inappropriately tried to maintain and pay for services from a close associates construction company. Bp construction even after the board entered into litigation with the same company for failing to provide services during his response is yours at the board was being quote unfair and he denied all allegations saying he was fulfilling his role as chairman. Your pardon after hearing the charges and is yours defense. Seven of the eleven tribal executive board members voted to remove the chairman. Eight votes were required for as yours. Removal emerson young one of the board members who voted to remove your said. The board of the chairman needed to be a united front moving forward working. It is what it is now. The better people and work more work as warm. When board member patricia ironclad runs through began urging her to retract critical opinion articles. He had published about the board in the fort peck journal. The chairman stood up. Said the decision had already been made to reinstate him and left before the board adjourned. The tribal executive board will continue. It's ongoing litigation against bp construction as was reinstated as chairman immediately after the vote. I'm caitlyn nicholas. The canadian government says it will not be able to keep its pledge to lift all long-term drinking water advisories and first nations as down carpenter reports the government of prime minister justin trudeau had promised to do so by march of twenty twenty one indigenous services minister mark miller says he takes full responsibility for the broken promise. He also pledged spend more than one and a half billion dollars to make sure that the work gets done. Prime minister justin trudeau had promised during the two thousand and fifteen election campaign to all long-term boil water advisories within five years. Miller acknowledged that the original plan was an ambitious one adding that there were many reasons for the delay but he renewed the government's pledge going forward for every community with a long-term drinking water. Advisories there is a project team and an action plan in place to resolve it. What communities want is not not imposed deadline. It's a long term commitment to access to clean water for this. They need funding to support measures such as training and retention of qualified staff and support for the daily operations and maintenance activities which is critical to ensuring the lasting effects of these investments. Some first nations have set a permanent fix for their communities. Could take years so far. Awwa has helped lift. Ninety-seven long-term drinking water advisories in the past five years. More than fifty are still in place but miller says by the end of this month. The number left could shrink to twelve for national native news. I'm dan carpenter and antonio gonzalez
Lobster Fishing Dispute, Oregon Forest Rights and Tribal Early Voting Sites
"This. Is National Native News I'm Meghan Camera Imprint Tony Gonzales. Confrontations continue between indigenous and non-indigenous lobster fishermen in Nova Scotia. Canada senior police officer is defending the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Response Dan Carpet Chuck has more the MP Commissioner Brenda. Lucky says, the RCMP is fully committed to keeping the peace keeping people safe and enforcing the law. She also confirmed that additional officers have been dispatched to Nova. Scotia there have been violent confrontations, property destroyed vandalism and lobster plant burned to the ground that after indigenous fishermen. Out of season claiming it was their treaty right to fish whenever and wherever they want a right that was upheld by Canada's highest court twenty years ago that first nations had a right to fish to earn a moderate livelihood but not indigenous fishermen auto ought to stop the indigenous harvesting saying that court ruling also said the government could continue to regulate the fishery an emergency session in the. Canadian parliament earlier this week failed to find a solution to the issue of just what is a moderate livelihood the chief this having Equity First Nation Mike sack says the dispute has caused his band more than one and a half million dollars and is fishermen are being shut out of the market. Nobody will deal with us like we reach out to so many trying to move lobster. Anyone could buy with a buyer's licence and nobody will take him so. We have a at least one and a half million dollar hit through our community are we can't sell our lobster Everyone in the area has been told that they will not take care if they take lobster. They'll be they'll boycott or blackness to sack says, it will take time to rebuild relationships in the industry with people in companies who are now afraid of retaliation if they deal with the indigenous fishermen sack says, he wants those responsible to be held accountable. He's also filed an application for a court injunction aimed at any harassment of indigenous fishermen with fleet is based for National Native News I'm Dan. Carpenter. A, native American tribe in Oregon has become the first in the US to receive full authority to manage its forests Kale CC's Brian. Bull reports the Bureau of Indian Affairs approved the Co Quell Tribes Indian Trust. Asset Management Plan Tuesday this grant autonomy over its ten thousand acres of trust forest land and resources a first for any of the country's five hundred and seventy four federally recognized tribes. Mark Johnston is executive director for the Co Quell Indian tribe we're. Just really excited about the opportunity to be I. WE respect the burden at that creates going I because you better do it right? You mess it up for those folks that come behind you. We know we're not going to be the only tribe that considers because of the value promise hopping perspective sovereignty or self-governance as a longstanding goal for tribes and timber is an important resource for the CO Quayle Johnston says annual revenue support, key programs including tribal healthcare and. Education for National Native News I'm Brian Bowl a federal judge ruled Thursday that he will not force the Pima County recorder to establish an early voting site in southern Arizona tribes reservation next week, and Gibson with Arizona public media has more the past Gliac he tribes sued Pima County. Recorder, F.. N.. Rodriguez. In an effort to reinstate in early voting site, her office closed in two thousand, Eighteen Jonathan D. as part of the tribes legal team, he says though this. Isn't. The result they wanted he knows tribal leaders will continue to advocate for voting opportunities in the reservation members of the we often tribe testified. I really highlighted the burdens and the obstacles that tribal members face in accessing early voting without honor closer to the reservation during the hearing the tribe argued that with lower car ownership distrust of voting by mail in higher rates of underlying conditions, and early in person voting site in the reservation would benefit its residents. For National Native News I'm Emma Gibson. I'm Megan Camera.
The Lummi Nation is withdrawing from a COVID-19 vaccine trial conducted by AstraZeneca
"This is national native news make an camera in for Antonio Gonzalez, a Montana County has agreed to open a satellite voting office on the black feet nation in settlement of a lawsuit by the tribe Mt. PR's Aaron Bolton reports Jacqueline de Leon is a staff attorney for the colorado-based native American Rights Fund, which helped the bike, the nation file, a case in federal court last week after the. Tribe requested that Array County. Opened a satellite voting office on the reservation. The tribe argued failure to do so would violate federal and State Law de Leone says the county has now read to open a satellite office in heartbeat on. October, nineteenth settling the case we were worried and have been worried that the move to vote by mail was going to disenfranchise native Americans because we know that. Vote by mail in Indian country. We know that lots of people don't get residential mail delivery under a county election officials declined to comment on the case. Di Leone says the native American. Rights Fund also helped the Fort Pack and Northern Cheyenne Tribes Negotiate with Roosevelt Big Horn, and Rosebud. Counties. She says that all three counties were offering in person voter services off reservation according to de. Leon all three counties have now agreed to open satellite offices on the reservations for national native news I'm Erin Bolton. A first nations leader in Atlantic Canada is calling on the prime minister to help settle a lobster dispute as Dan Carpenter Chuck reports confrontations in the Nova Scotia, lobster fishery have become increasingly more violent. Now, indigenous leaders are asking for more protection from police against targeted attacks by nonindigenous lobster fishers police say there were about two hundred people present during violent clashes near lobster pounds one van was set on fire. The dispute began after indigenous lobster fishers say they exercise their? Treaty rights to fish outside the federally regulated fishing season. The chief of this epoch attack first nation Mike sack says they have a right to fish for a moderate livelihood where and when they want and that's based on a Supreme Court ruling from twenty years ago sack says during the confrontation police were on site but did nothing to intervene I've also sent a letter off to a prime minister and hoping that him from they're not sure where to go with IT A. Number of community members throughout Nova Scotia Canada are willing to come in and protect our equal. Or we're not looking to add any fuel to the fire. So we're open the RCMP can just help come in. Charge what was wrong doing the chief says his council has also decided to take legal action against those who are interfering with his bands lobster fishery. In Ottawa Indigenous Services Minister Mark Miller called the violence unacceptable. He says, it's important to get both sides to the table to talk about exactly what is a moderate livelihood for the Magma for National Native News I'm Dan Carpenter Chuck. The LemMe Indian Business Council said this week that the LEMme nation is withdrawing from covid nineteen vaccine trial conducted by Astra Zeneca leader said, there were ongoing communication challenges with officials at the pharmaceutical company which had put its trial on hold following adverse reactions among some volunteers. The Lemme end the Navajo nation faced some backlash from tribal members participating in the trial according to Indian country today that's because of a fraud history of medical procedures and outside research conducted on Indigenous People Lemme nation medical director Dr Dakota Lane said Native Americans face greater risk from covid nineteen but are rarely included and testing vaccines and medications, which is a disadvantage to determining whether they're effective in native populations. LemMe Business Council. Chairman Lawrence Solomon said they would explore whether future trials are safe and appropriate for tribal members for national. Native, News. I'm Megan Camera.
Canada says it will impose retaliatory tariffs on US imports
"Extra unemployment benefits, which expired last week. Canada says it's preparing retaliatory measures against the U. S. After President Trump announced at 10% tariff on imports of Canadian aluminum Dan Carpenter, Chuck reports in a statement. Deputy Prime Minister Christian Freeland says Canadian aluminum does not undermine U S national security. Instead, it strengthens it. Ottawa says it will target products in states represented by Republicans Aluminum associations on both sides of the border have condemned Trump's move, saying it will only add volatilities to the industry and
Canadian officials dropped charges against a First Nations chief whose violent arrest sparked protests
"The National Native News Making Camera. Kim for Antonio Gonzalez tribal governments have joined environmentalists Labor activists sent a lawsuit against new rules that rollback federal, clean water regulations, earthjustice filed the lawsuit on behalf of the possible Yawkey tribe of Arizona bad river band of Lake Superior Chippewa the on Indian nation of Washington State, the Fond Du Lac band of Lake Superior Chippewa of Minnesota. The menominee Indian tribe of Wisconsin and the tonal autumn tribe of Arizona. A C central reports, the suit contends the new federal navigable waters protection role actually weakens expanded protection for streams and wetlands that were put in place by the Obama Administration. The new rule took effect this week. It eliminates intermittent and ephemeral streams from bodies of water, protected under the Clean Water Act. The possible Yawkey tribe is concerned. The rollback will lead to damage of a major water source state officials in Arizona have supported the federal rule change, even though environmentalists warned the state could lose protections for more than ninety percent of its water bodies under the new rule. In Canada charges have been dropped against northern Alberta first nations chief who is the subject of a violent arrest a couple of months ago as Dan Carpenter Chuck reports, the arrest caught by police dash camera led to anti-racism protests across Canada chief Alan Atom of the ATHABASCA one first nation, no longer faces charges for resisting arrest and assaulting a Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer. Adam was the subject of a violent arrest in March. Police Dash Cam video showed him. Him, being tackled and punched in the head, he had been stopped for an expired license plate a statement from the Alberta. Prosecution Service says it had reassessed prosecution standard based on an examination of the available evidence, including the disclosure of relevant material and has withdrawn the charges. The arresting officers are under investigation over the incident chief atom says he's overwhelmed that the charges have been withdrawn having that it's time to move on a sign of relief in regards to. The whole ordeal that. Transpired under early mornings of Mark Steyn. And described that put aside in. Time to move on and continue on. Supposed to be doing. Adam called on Ottawa to address injustices against indigenous people, and said Canadians must open their eyes to the reality is that indigenous people have lived with for decades, the national chief of the Assembly of first nations welcomed the dropping of charges, but said it's clear that racism is embedded within most public institutions, especially the police Adams lawyer also said the decision throws a spotlight on systemic racism that has gone on for too long unchecked in Canada for national late of news I'm Dan Carpenter? In South Dakota the Cheyenne River Sioux. Tribe filed a lawsuit this week. Against the trump administration of what it says were threats to impede COVID, nineteen relief funds, and to take over policing on the reservation. The Grand Forks Herald reports. The tribe set up checkpoints leading into its lands in south. Dakota in April to protect tribal members from the spread of the corona virus. The lawsuit says pressure from Washington DC came after pleas for help from the state's governor and congressional delegation. The tribe is asking the US District Court for the District of Columbia to block the federal government from taking over tribal policing and forcing it to remove its checkpoints. On the Navajo Nation this week president, Jonathan, Nez and Vice President Myron leuser issued a proclamation to fly all flags at half staff to honor Navajo. Police officer Michael Lee who passed away to covid nineteen on June nineteenth Nez said lease saved many lives during his twenty nine years of service, and give his own life to serve and protect the community the funeral for officer. Lee is being held on Thursday June. Twenty fifth in Chandler Arizona. For National, native news I make an camera.
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"Payments into taxpayers accounts. People will receive as much as twelve hundred dollars depending on their income with an additional five hundred dollars per child. The first payments are going to people who filed tax returns last year or this year and provided their bank information for refunds the distributions are part of the two point two trillion dollars economic relief package approved by Congress last month. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the country has reached the first and worst phase of the cove in nineteen pandemic. Dan Carpenter reports this week. Trudeau presented Canadians with his government's predictions. If stringent public health measures that are in place now remain the country can expect up to forty four thousand deaths he says. Canada is now in an initial phase of the virus spread which could end the summer but in the idea of normal he adds can only happen once. There is a vaccine for the novel Corona Virus. Which could be a year away. Officials say the peak of the virus. Spread could come sometime before the early fall. Trudeau says it's expected that some rules will be loosened. A certain sectors are allowed to return to work but physical distancing and travel restrictions as well as close monitoring will continue for NPR news. I'm Dan Carpenter Can Toronto. There has been a benefit from the pandemic in India cleaner air. The stay at home order means that fewer people are driving. Government officials say that eighty five cities in India have seen an improvement in air quality since the lockdown began. I'm Nora Raum. Npr News in Washington..
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"Live from NPR news in Washington. I'm Barbara Klein. The trump administration has changed the description of the nation's medical supply stockpile. Npr's Tamra Keith. Reports comes after criticism over the federal government support for states in fighting the corona virus. A website yesterday for the Strategic National Stockpile was actually edited to redefine the role of the stockpile to be more in line with how president trump and his son-in-law jared Kushner have been describing it the new description emphasizes that this is just meant. There is just there to supplement state and local supplies and is only to be short term. Stopgap an administration official. Who would only give the statement on said that this rewrite had been in the works for a week or so at least one. Democratic Senator is calling for an investigation the US Supreme Court is once again postponing oral arguments. Npr's Nina Totenberg reports several cases that had been scheduled for later. This month are being delayed. The court similarly postponed oral arguments in March because of public health guidance related to the corona virus. This time however the court hinted that it might not be possible to hear all of the scheduled arguments this term in a press. Release the court said it would consider a range of scheduling options and other alternatives. If arguments cannot be held in the courtroom before the end of the court term which usually takes place at the end of June. That wording would seem to suggest that the justices may postpone some cases until next term and extend the current term to hear some particularly pressing cases Nina Totenberg. Npr News Washington. The man charged with driving a train at high speed toward a Navy hospital ship. Docked at the port of Los Angeles is being ordered to remain in custody until his arraignment next month. Had He been hurt? His reports at Water Merano appeared in court yesterday. Where the judge determined? He poses a danger to the community. The FBI says Marino told authorities. He derailed and crashed the train intentionally. Tuesday afternoon. He said he was suspicious of the hospital. Ship U S S Mercy had another purpose related to the corona virus such as a government takeover. He added he did it out of the desire to wake people up. No one was injured in the incident near the vessel that docked at the port last week. It's one thousand beds are being used as a relief for La's land-based hospitals overcrowded with covert nineteen patients. The hospital ship is being used only for those not infected with the virus for NPR news. I'm Hettie Lynne Hardy's in Los Angeles President. Trump has notified congress. He's firing the Inspector General of the US intelligence community. Michael Atkinson was first to alert Congress about the whistle blower complaint that led to trump's impeachment. This is NPR. Italian officials have taken to the airwaves today. Demanding the public continue to observe stay at home restrictions despite signs that the number of new corona virus infections is leveling off in Italy photos. Show crowds out shopping in several major cities in Canada. Quebec is asking the military for help in fighting the corona virus pandemic. It's the first province to make such a request. Dan Carpenter Chuck reports the province ones members of the military to deploy to the northern part of Quebec to help isolated communities tackle local outbreaks of Kovic Nineteen Military. Personnel will help install tents and medical infrastructure. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had said at the start of the week that the Canadian military was ready to respond once a request is made. Meanwhile the country's top soldier chief of defence staff General. Jonathan Vance says the armed forces is taking extraordinary measures to keep its personnel healthy and able to deploy quickly. Ottawa says there are up to twenty four thousand regular and Reserve troops ready to respond including rapid reaction units that can help with humanitarian aid delivering supplies or other actions for NPR news. I'm Dan Carpenter Can Toronto. This has been an official day of mourning and China to pay tribute to corona virus victims and healthcare workers who died trying to save them more than thirty three hundred people. In mainland China are reported to have died. Flags flew at half-staff air raid. Sirens screamed across the country. And a three minute moment of silence was observed. I'm Barbara Klein. Npr News support..
Canada's medical supplies reach critical stage in COVID-19 fight
"Canada's health minister says the country likely did not stock pile enough personal protective equipment head of the corona virus pandemic as Dan carpenter tells us this comes amid reports that some Canadian hospitals are rationing supplies Canada's health minister Patty Hajdu says with the covert nineteen outbreak first hit China many factories they're closed impacting the global supply of personal protective equipment or PP that for some Canadian hospitals to ration and some staff members were limited to one mask per day hi uses auto was pushing to build up the supply of PP but the problem is that the man from masks ventilators and protective gallons is highly competitive on the global market on Tuesday the government said it had bought one hundred and fifty seven million surgical masks and it ordered sixty million and ninety five masks with even more purchased on Wednesday and she says at least eight Canadian companies are being contracted to make the necessary medical supplies for NPR news I'm Dan carpenter can
Canadian PM Trudeau's wife tests positive for coronavirus
"Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau's wife Sophie brick wall has tested positive for Kobe all right nineteen as Dan carpenter reports the couple say they'll begin a fourteen day self isolation period the diagnosis was confirmed by the prime minister's office the Trudeaus had been self isolating at home and that will continue for a couple of weeks Trudeau's office says he will not be tested for now because he has no symptoms so few Greg why says she is experiencing uncomfortable symptoms of the virus but plans to be back on her feet soon health officials are getting in touch with people who have been in contact with her she began exhibiting symptoms after returning from a speaking engagement in Britain Justin Trudeau spent the day in briefings phone calls and virtual meetings from home Canada has one hundred and forty confirmed cases of the novel
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's wife positive for coronavirus
"Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau's wife Sophie brick wall has tested positive for Kobe all right nineteen as Dan carpenter reports the couple say they'll begin a fourteen day self isolation period the diagnosis was confirmed by the prime minister's office the Trudeaus had been self isolating at home and that will continue for a couple of weeks Trudeau's office says he will not be tested for now because he has no symptoms so few Greg lasses she is experiencing uncomfortable symptoms of the virus but plans to be back on her feet soon health officials are getting in touch with people who have been in contact with her she began exhibiting symptoms after returning from a speaking engagement in Britain Justin Trudeau spent the day in briefings phone calls and virtual meetings from home Canada has one hundred and forty confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus for NPR news I'm Dan carpenter how can Toronto
Tribes opposing Keystone XL project say pipeline will cross Indian land. Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs and government reach tentative deal.
"This is national native news on Tony Gonzalez. There's a break in the dispute over a proposed natural gas pipeline in British Columbia which has led to demonstrations and rail blockades across. Canada has Dan Carpenter Chuck reports. A draft agreement was reached after three days of talks stretching into the weekend. Details of the deal. Were not disclosed but those close to the talks say they focused on indigenous rights and land titles Ottawa's Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett says it's the beginning of a better relationship with the whatsoever nation. We I believe have come to a proposed arrangement. Turn it will Also honor the protocols of the with certain people and plans and obviously that that what we've worked on this weekend needs to go back to those clans Bennett. Says the proposal is to ensure that rights holders will always be at the negotiating table chief WAAS hereditary leader says the draft is a milestone the other component that we we worked on was the Rights entitled matter we come up with an arrangement that we see in as as Probably help and assistance to all parties so that we can see the future as as a better outlook or our our occupation on land real blockades. We'll map across the country. As supporters of the chiefs protested in solidarity the barricades brought much of the country's freight and passenger rail service to a near standstill coastal. Gas Link says it will resume construction of the pipeline for National Native News. I'm Dan Carpenter. And another round of briefings and federal court. The Rosebud Sioux tribe says the keystone xl pipeline route crosses land where the tribe holds mineral and surface rights and they say the energy companies own maps show that encroachment the Department of Justice says the presidential permit does not apply to the pipeline as a whole so any encroachment is a problem of state and Local Authorities Victoria wicks reports pipeline advocates have often said keystone. Xl Won't affect tribes because the pipeline does not cross reservation boundaries tribes disagrees saying. They're drinking. Water originates off reservation and could be polluted by oil spills and construction now. The Rosebud tribe points out that the pipeline does cross. It's land and it notes that Transcanada's own maps show that the pipeline crosses at least four tracks of trust land where the tribe has ownership interest under claims of treaty violations the Rosebud Sioux and Fort Belknap Indian community are suing president. Donald Trump who unilaterally issued a permit in two thousand nineteen bypassing his own State Department. The Department of Justice says the presidential permit applies only to the one point two miles where the pipeline crosses the. Us Canada border. And there's no harm to tribal land in that short stretch. West Furlong is an attorney with the native American Rights Fund. He said in an interview. Last summer that contention is disingenuous. Point of this pipeline is to bring oil from Canada to the Gulf coast. And if they can't cross the border and then the entire purpose of the pipeline is frustrated has for the tribes allegations that the president is violating treaties the DOJ response. The treaties are upheld by federal laws such as Nipah and the national historic preservation. Act and those laws are enforced by federal agencies. Not by the president and so they don't apply to the president who bypass federal agencies when issuing the two thousand nineteen permit for National Native News. I'm Victoria wicks in rapid city. South Dakota and demand Tony Gonzalez.
Canadian health officials look to China for lessons in how to prepare for COVID-19
"News a Canadian doctor warns much of the world is not prepared to manage the spreading coronavirus the position part of an expert World Health Organization team has just returned from China Dan carpenter reports Dr Bruce Aylward is an epidemiologist and assistant director general for the World Health Organization he recently led a group of experts to several Chinese cities including Wuhan I would says China had successfully managed to decrease the number of cases because of its robust approach and change the course of the outbreak but only by an aggressive response which included finding tracing contact social distancing and movement restriction I would says he witnessed the population band together to fight the virus describing the effort as staggering the W. H. O. experts as the rest of the world should learn from China's experience but that would take a very aggressive and tough
World isn’t ready for coronavirus outbreak, Canadian WHO expert says
"A Canadian medical expert says his recent trip to China shows the rest of the world is far from ready to handle the corona virus is Dan carpenter reports the epidemiologist recently led a group of experts to several Chinese cities including Wuhan where the viral outbreak began Dr Bruce outward as an assistant director general for the World Health Organization he says only through a staggering effort has China been able to decrease the number of coronavirus cases and change the course of the outbreak but he says it took the entire population to band together to fight the virus with an aggressive verse sponsors that included finding tracing contact social distancing and movement restrictions then carbon shock in Toronto coronavirus fears of simple markets plunging Asian shares are mostly lower following another sharp decline on Wall Street this is NPR
Police move in on Mohawk rail blockade. Cayuga Nation leadership dispute sparks demolition in NY. Border Wall Construction Destroying Sacred Native American Burial Grounds.
"This is national. Native News on Tonia Gonzalez Ontario provincial. Police vehicles officers moved in on a Mohawk blockade adjacent to a railway in Ontario Monday morning after supporters of the wet so ten hereditary chiefs remained in place despite a midnight deadline to clear the area to avoid arrest. Some demonstrators were seen being taken into custody. Dan Carpenter Chuck has more. The midnight deadline came and went in the Mohawks tied. The Naga are showing no signs of dismantling their blockade. The barricades went up more than two weeks ago in solidarity with what to attend hereditary chiefs in British Columbia after police? They're enforced an injunction against the chiefs in their supporters. Who were blocking access to a construction site for a natural gas pipeline? Other rail blockades were set up across the country paralysing rail traffic last week. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called for patients in dialogue but by Friday. His tone had changed. He said the barricades must come down. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police offered to pull back from the West attend blockade site but not from their traditional territory. Here's chief of the WADDEN already. We're already at that point beyond right. Now it's more like confusion Mister Trudeau has announced. you know like It's up to us but we're saying right from day one we said. Icmp vacate the area. What's what ten leaders last week? Travel to Ontario and Quebec to first nations their for their solidarity and support and to plan future strategy for National Native News. I'm Dan Carpenter. Tensions came to a head and a long standing dispute between factions of the nation. And upstate New York over the weekend. Local officials are calling on federal authorities to step in Fon golden reports in the early morning hours. Saturday police directed by council leader. Clint half town partly demolished. Eight buildings including a convenience store daycare sugar shack and the cannery. I've been involved in Cuban affairs since I was a teenager. Lena young as a spokeswoman for the faction that operated the buildings they've long disputed half towns leadership so it's been a very long time that I've been able to watch this thing grill and fortunately come to the head that it's come to an exploding such distract away. A public statement from the nation says it was reclaiming the buildings and destroying them to quote eliminate public safety issues and quote county officials called a special meeting Sunday they sent official requests to several federal entities including the US Marshall Service who they want temporarily police the Cubans. I'm pleased to hear that. They have listened to us that. They too also acknowledged. This is a serious threat to not only NATO's community but also the community has large but given the nation's sovereignty. There's not much more. Local officials can do von. Golden National Native News The US House Sub Committee for indigenous peoples of the United States is holding the hearing with the title. Trump's border wall construction destroying sacred sites and erasing tribal culture chairman. Ned Norris Jr. of the tone autumn nation is scheduled to testify at the hearing Wednesday in Washington. Dc Norris publicly called on the trump administration to protect sacred sites at the National Congress of American Indians. Recent winter session in Washington in a video taken at the event by Indians Dot Com. Norris told an Interior Department official. Construction is destroying sacred ground in Arizona and called for it to stop. The tribe is located in Arizona on the US. Mexico border the TACONA Autumn Nation and other tribes say recent construction of the border wall in Arizona has been on sacred land. Federal officials have been invited to testify. At Wednesday's hearing I'm Antonio
Protesters block trains, as police arrest 33 people opposing Canada gas pipeline. South Dakota rejects tribal IDs for voter registration. Tribal leaders, and New Mexico government officials celebrate Native American Day
"Demonstrations were held across Canada over the weekend as tensions rise over a gas asked pipeline in British Columbia. Dan Carpenter has more in Toronto. It in Belleville Ontario protesters forced suspension of passenger rail service. They were in support of the. What suet in first nation after six members were arrested in northern British Columbia Royal Canadian Mounted Police moved in to enforce an injunction against the nation's hereditary chiefs and their supporters that what suet opposed to the six point six billion dollar coastal gasoline slink pipeline the hereditary chiefs say? The project has no authority without their consent and the Ontario protesters came out to back them. The RCMP is in the midst of an invasion of. What's who attend territory? They've been dragging plan defenders from their own territory which legally they don't have jurisdiction over meanwhile L. in British Columbia police continue to make arrests during the weekend. Tensions remain high and more arrests are expected as protesters continue trying to block the pipeline as contractors. Was it to get back to the site of the pipeline area to restart their work. At the end of December. The Provincial Supreme Court issued the injunction against the nation that was blocking the access to the project and empowered police to enforce it for National Native News. I'm Dan Carpenter in the South Dakota Legislature House. Republicans are rejecting adding an amendment that would add tribal. Id's as a valid identification to register to vote lease drooping A.. Reports current state law allows those they driver's license licensed to register to vote. Or someone can register to county. Auditor's office and sign an affidavit house. Democrats brought an amendment to include tribal. Id's but it got rejected acted democratic. State Representative Sean Bordeaux is a member of the Rosebud tribe. He says he's struggling with the pushback against tribal. ID's so it's like they want to try. Try to impact in effect the voting by trying to get natives not to vote very frustrating to see that happen and a little bit of a pain in a heart to see that folks take a direct attack at some of the most vulnerable people who often don't have the vehicles or the means to get to where they need to the Go-to vote Republicans point to concerns about consistency between tribes. There are nine different. Reservations within the state's borders representative Tamra Saint. John is a Republican who voted against adding tribal. Id's to register to vote. She's a member of the tribe. She says she's studying a native American. Voting Voting Rights Act that's being debated in Washington State for National Native News. I'm Lisa group injure. NPR tribal leaders members of the native community lawmakers and state officials official celebrated American Indian Day Friday at the state capital in Santa Fe. They focused on environmental protection sacred sites in young people New Mexico Governor Michelle L.. Luhan Grisham share that the state has common goals with tribes on the Environment The environment and your sacred lands and this is a remarkable commitment that the state is showing credible leadership Lieutenant Governor Carlton Bowel Coty Zuni Pueblo Says Choco Canyon and northwestern Stern New Mexico is of concern a sacred area linking them culturally and part of their way of life a lot of the songs that we have a lot of the person we have some of those in bygone gone languages some some of those songs that impairs have don't exist in some form or fashion other than our way of life and we believe that it is that connection andries discovery to these connection to these previous places that allow US vows to revive our people spiritual strength a number of tribal leaders are or seeking greater protection of Chaka Canyon from
'Deeply sorry' Trudeau begs forgiveness for brownface photo
"Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau is doing damage control as he seeks reelection Dan carpenter. reports from Toronto Trudeau is expressing regret over in your twenty year old photo showing him in brown face at a costume party Trudeau says he made a mistake when he wore brown face make up at a party in two thousand and one adding that he should have known better his comments came shortly after time magazine published a photo from a private school yearbook in British Columbia we're Trudeau was a teacher at the time spokesman for Trudeau's Liberal Party says the photo was taken at the school's annual dinner which had an Arabian nights the Trudeau says he's disappointed with himself wishing he hadn't done it and apologized for doing it he adds that he's worked all his life to try and create opportunities for people and to fight racism and intolerance some of his political opponents in the election campaign college deeply saddening and
Huawei CFO extradition hearing to begin in January 2020
"It'll be another six months before a court in Canada holds an extradition hearing for a senior executive with Chinese tech company. Huawei has Dan carpenter reports. She's wanted by the US on charges related to Iran, the court date of January twentieth of next year was put forward by wa chief financial officer among one Joe's defense team. Her lawyer, David Martin suggested six blocks of court dates over the next sixteen months, which would complete the case, within two years. Martin said it would be a record for the proceedings considering the complexity of the case among was detained in Vancouver at Washington's request, which is seeking extradition. She is under house arrest in Vancouver. The US has accused Chinese tech giant alway of conspiracy fraud and obstruction in violating sanctions against Iran. Mum is the daughter of wild ways, founder while way argues that the case against her is politically motivated by
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"More than fifty ships are waiting to use that channel one of the busiest commercial waterways in the country and officials say they do hope to reopen it by tomorrow. The big tobacco companies in Canada have been given a temporary reprieve and a fifteen billion dollar lawsuit against them. As a carpenter reports. They've been granted credit protection by an Ontario court Rothmans Benson and hedges Imperial Tobacco and JTI McDonald lost their appeal of the multibillion dollar class action lawsuit in Quebec appeal court in early March and Ontario court is now stayed legal proceedings against all three companies until early April and executive for Rothmans Benson. And hedges says creditor protection could allow the company to resolve all pending Canadian litigation. Peter Longo, the managing director says while the company, disputes liability. He's optimistic that an arrangement can be reached to resolve pending litigation and allow it to focus on the future. The Canadian Cancer Society says the companies are looking for a deal to avoid paying the bulk of the fifteen billion dollars. They were ordered to pay for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter into Rutto. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Washington DC. Leads to the White House tomorrow where he will have lunch with President Trump and dinner on Tuesday. And also address the annual conference of APEC, the largest pro Israel lobbying group that conference started today. Asian markets lower right now trading lower the Nikkei in Japan down more than three percent. This is NPR. Day after hundreds of thousands of people marched in London against the UK leaving the European Union. Another pro Europe, March was held in the EU capital. Schultz reports from Brussels there was plenty of anti Brexit sentiment on the streets in London people marched against Britain, leaving the e EU in the EU capital people March to support what's left of that union one British woman Madelene a K is among those who did both. She's a familiar.
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"Management maintenance. And we'll be working also with environmental groups, save really, I think everybody's seen the light. Governor Brown is a climate change advocate. But he said now is the time to pull together the death toll in California's campfires now reached seventy six and NPR's. Frank Morris reports a number of those unaccounted force climbed as well. The death. Toll keeps creeping up as crews methodically searched the vast burn area the unaccounted for list is far more fluid and Buchanan sheriff Corey Honey had some good news about that Saturday night. As of today, we have accounted for seven hundred and fourteen individuals who were pre. Listed on the unaccounted persons less. This number has increased by three hundred eighty five today, all the people who've turned up okay are more than offset by the climbing number of those unaccounted for deputies continue to pore over records of calls taken at the height of the blaze and now list one thousand two hundred seventy six people missing for NPR news. I'm Frank Morris in Chico, California. Florida's almost done was state mandated recounts and Republicans leading in the US Senate race and won the governor's mansion then had a reports from member station W FSU despite dozens of lawsuits two recounts have changed. Little governor. Rick Scott, leads incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson in the US Senate race by more than twelve thousand six hundred votes and Republican Ron to Santa's endorsed by president. Donald Trump is governor elect Florida Democrats were able to pick up a statewide seat and incoming agriculture Commissioner, Nikki freed an advocate for medical marijuana. Official. Returns are due today. Hey from county canvassing boards, the state canvassing commission meets Tuesday to certify results for NPR news. I'm Lynn Hatter in Tallahassee leaders meeting at an Asian economic summit in Papua New Guinea have for the first time failed to agree on a formal. Written declaration summit has been overshadowed by tensions between the US and China as the BBC's Krishna was funny reports APEC summit so typically choreographed and orchestrated events. So it's highly unusual that the leaders haven't been able to release their traditional communique at the end of this summit deep divisions on trade are behind the impasse. Beijing and Washington have both fought to promote their own visions for APEC nations, the summit has taken place against the backdrop of the U S China trade war, and they had been hopes that this meeting would ease tensions between the world's two economic superpowers. Instead, the two countries traded Bob's, and the summit appears to have reinforced major ideological differences. This is NPR news. President Trump was in California touring wildfire damage he told reporters that his administration will soon release a report on the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal kashogi he told he I'd rather he called media reports on a CIA assessment blaming the Saudi Crown prince has premature of State Department says the US government has not made a final conclusion the backlog of asylum seekers in Canada were waiting for a decision on their case has ballooned. Dan, carpenter reports government statistics show, the number has reached more than twenty eight thousand the numbers continue to grow despite fewer claimants over the third quarter compared to last year, and despite a recent boost in government staffing and resources statistics show that only sixteen hundred claims were finalized over the same period. Ottawa had pledged more than seventy million dollars over two years in the spring budget to deal with the backlog of refugee claims many of them were described as irregular migrants who have crossed illegally from. In the US into Canada when refugee claims from other groups are included the total backlog is more than sixty four thousand and on average refugees who arrive in Canada must wait nearly two years before there's a final decision on their claims for NPR news and Dan carpenter.
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"From NPR news in Washington. I'm Barbara Klein the UN's envoy to Yemen says he's not giving up on diplomacy. Even though efforts to initiate peace. Talks collapsed today in Geneva. Yemeni government, it goes theaters were on hand, but who theory delegates never showed up. Lisa Sean reports the rebels refused to leave Yemen without guarantees for their safe return special envoy, Martin Griffiths tried to put a good spin on things saying the environmental the talks was fairly positive this despite the absence of the Hootie delegation officially known as Unser Allah, take this as a fundamental blockage in the process. I think it's important to note that Unser all also wanted to be here. They're disappointed not to be here. The Yemeni government delegation, which did turn up for the talks says the rebel group has sabotage peace negotiations in the past more than ten thousand civilians. Aliens have been killed during the war, which has been going on for more than three years for NPR news. I'm Lisa Shlein. In geneva. Canada's foreign minister has returned home from Washington after two weeks of intense bargaining over a new North American Free trade agreement as Dan carpenter. Duck reports from Toronto negotiations have yet to result in a deal. It still remains unclear what if anything new has been achieved after foreign affairs minister, Christopher freelance, one on one talks with US trades are Robert lighthizer, the same sticking points exist. US access to Canada's dairy sector remains a hurdle. In addition to that differences on a Canadian cultural exemption that includes broadcasting and publishing and a dispute resolution mechanism have yet to be resolved. Prime minister Justin Trudeau has offered some movement on the dairy sector, but the US says it's not enough while talks are described as grinding Freeland says they continue with goodwill and good faith on both sides for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter shot. In toronto. South Korean health officials are on heightened alert NPR's, Shannon, van Sant reports. A sixty one year old man has been diagnosed with Middle East respiratory syndrome virus or murders. The man had returned to South Korea on Friday after traveling to Kuwait for several weeks and headed straight to the hospital from the airport suffering from diarrhoea his diagnosis is the first case of the mergers virus in South Korea and more than forty years. The Korea centers for disease control and prevention of twenty people the man had contact with including flight attendants and medical staff have been put under isolation and are at home all flights to South Korea from the Middle East of also been quarantined the merge virus is believed to have originated. In camels transmission between humans is rare. But in two thousand fifteen the disease spread quickly and South Korea, killing thirty eight people symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. Shannon. Vincent, NPR news. This is NPR this. This is WNYC in New York. I'm Lance lucky Brooklyn's district district attorney plans to wipe some marijuana convictions off the books now that the NYPD is easing enforcement on pop possession. DA Eric solace says it's time to show the same leniency towards people found guilty of the same offenses in the past. He says a misdemeanor conviction can cause big problems. Whether someone is looking to rent an apartment or apply for us citizenship. Unlike.
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"Were arrested during Labor Day protests. Illinois state police say they were cited for trying to shut down. Interstate ninety critics say the mayor isn't doing enough to fight poverty, and to invest in minority neighborhoods. This is NPR news from Washington. A new survey suggests most people in Canada would support a complete ban on handguns. There has Dan carpenter reports. The results come amid rising gun violence in the country. Especially in major cities. The nano survey was conducted for the TV news network. It showed that fifty eight percent of Canadians would support an outright ban on handguns while another nineteen percent would somewhat support it only ten percent opposed the ban Ottawa's under pressure from local politicians city councillors in Toronto want to ban the sale of hand guns and ammunition within city limits that after a mass shooting in the city in July left, two people dead and twelve wounded Montreal councillors, what even more a countrywide ban on handguns and assault rifles. The federal government in Ottawa acknowledges that concerns in the Senate would consider any possible measures to reduce gun violence and organized crime for NPR news. I'm Dan carpenter can Toronto the Taliban say the founder of Afghanistan Sakani network has died after years of poor health. Militants organized by Jalal dean economy are blamed by the us military and Afghan security forces for some of the deadliest bombings in Afghanistan. Over the past decade. The group was organized in the nineteen seventies. Researchers in Brazil said they still don't know the extent of losses after fire swept through the national museum in Rio. It contained twenty million historical and scientific artifacts. It's the largest such collection in Latin America, I'm Dave Mattingly. NPR news in Washington. It's five thirty three. It's K Q E D public radio of the next fresh air. We'll hear from Colorado, bro. He who grew up in a tribal region of Pakistan. Her mother was forced into marriage at the age of nine holidays. Cousin was the victim of an honor killing holiday was the first girl in her village to go to school, her new memoir, I should have honor is about her childhood and has she became a.
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"Unfair and unlawful tesla, CEO Elon Musk has vigorously defended the direct retail model the Ontario government says it's reviewing the ruling for NPR news I'm Dan carpenter in Toronto ISIS is claiming responsibility, for today's suicide car-bombing at a checkpoint in western Iraq at least seven people were killed I'm, Dave Mattingly NPR news in Washington In. The push for legalization who have access to the industry. We've seen it in other states whereas it wasn't a single. Person of color who was. Awarded a license GMO on talk about cultivating women of color leaders in cannabis. That's next time on the takeaway. From WNYC and PRI public radio international The takeaway comes your way beginning at noon today here. On k. q. e. d. in it's one o'clock by fresh air. On the next fresh air we continue our series of interviews with EMMY nominees. We'll hear from Scott Frank writer, director of the net flicks western series godless inspired by classic westerns but with some unconventional storylines it's nominated for twelve Emmys and Allison. Janney is nominated for her lead role in the sitcom mom join us It'll be two opportunities for you to hear that fresh air program as we said the first airing will be at one o'clock this afternoon with a repeat airing this evening at seven here. On k Kiwi, where.
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"Than the New York conversation Live from NPR news in Washington I'm Nora raum Hawaii's preparing for what may be the strongest storm to hit the. Islands since one thousand nine hundred ninety two hurricane lane. Is approaching and expected. To, reach Hawaii later, today on Lulu mayor Kirk Caldwell says the city is. Doing all it can to get ready we're planning for. The worst and hoping for, the best and some people may say were overreacting That perhaps we should hold back and not. Make decisions but the, last, thing we wanna do is wait to the, last minute he says city workers have been told to stay home today and. Tomorrow the United States and China, impose more tariffs on each other's products today including automobiles and machinery each applied. Twenty-five percent duties on sixteen billion dollars of goods in. Washington there, are signs that bilateral trade talks, between the US and Mexico, are making progress as Dan carpenter reports Canada which. Has been sidelined, from the current talks is anxious to join the Goshi actions towards revise North American Free trade agreement foreign affairs minister. Christa Freeland says she's encouraged by. The progress between Mexico and the US on their bilateral issues the main one being the rules of origin on automobiles she. Says once those issues have been settled which could be. This week she's hoping. Three, country negotiations on, NAFTA will resume but last week President Trump hinted that. Ottawa had been frozen out of the talks because its. Tariffs are too high and, trade barriers Strong Dan carpenter Chuck reporting this is NPR news This is, morning edition. On WNYC. In New York at. Five thirty one good morning I'm Kerry Nolan governor Andrew Cuomo is continuing his near-daily criticism of President Trump at an appearance at the New York state fair Cuomo called. The guilty, plea, from, the president's former, personal attorney Michael Cohen quote embarrassing and he said the rumored possibility of a presidential pardon would be an obstruction of Justice if the? President will now to come in and pardon Cohen I think it would, be, a facto, silencing of. A witness against it And I think that would be an impeachable, offense Cohen. Was subpoenaed. By New York investigators. Yesterday as part of the state's investigation into the president's charitable foundation school starts in two weeks and it's not just students who are getting ready for the new year. WNYC's beenish, Ahmed, reports, from a training, for new city teachers while a group of new math teachers where taking in some last minute tricks of the trade schools chancellor Richard? Korans dropped into give them some advice you remember be- you do you Nobody does you like you just. Do you and kids will be five k. Anthony Maleta says that's exactly what he plans to do when he starts his first year of teaching at orchard collegiate, academy, in the Lower East Side I want to. Be as comfortable as I can And to do that I have to make sure my students are comfortable with. New York City, public schools will, open, on September fifth a libertarian think-tank has ranked, New York and New Jersey has two of the least free states in, the nation the Cato Institute s- annual freedom in the fifty, states report places New York at number fifty and New Jersey at number forty seven report co author Jason sarin. Says the report, considers rent control minimum wage in gun control laws among policies that infringe on individual rights redefined freedom as citizens ability, to exercise, their rights to life liberty, and property as they see. Fit so long as they're not infringing. On others rights to do the same the report says New York and New Jersey could improve their freedom rankings by eliminating or decreasing taxes and government spending and by loosening marijuana enforcement partly sunny skies this morning then all sunny, this afternoon we'll see highs in the lower eighties It'll be clear tonight. With lows in the mid sixties for tomorrow sunny highs in the mid eighties and the weekend looked just terrific. Sunny on Saturday, mostly sunny on, Sunday, and highs in the.
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"Packing meek and mild only to attack the us at a news conference dan carpenter chuck reports at trump tweeted that he will not endorse the group's final statement hours after he left the summit trump denounced trudeau's criticism of the steel and aluminum tariffs he said based on trudeau statements during his final news conference and the fact that candidate is charging massive tariffs to us farmers workers in companies he told his representatives not to endorse the final communique and look at automobiles flooding the us market is not clear what trump's tweets will leave the latest attempts to find trade peace but trudeau's office says the prime minister has said nothing he hasn't said before to trump in his final communique trudeau had said there was broad agreement on twenty eight items including local trade artificial intelligence middleclass growth innovation girls education and defending democracies from foreign threats for npr news i'm dan carpenter check in toronto the russian president vladimir putin says he's ready to meet with president trump putin spoke today at a regional summit in china saying he agrees trump's concerned about a renewed arms race he was also asked about president trump suggested that russia should have a seat at the seven table saying russia did not choose to leave the seven and would be happy to host the group in moscow russia was pushed following pushed out following the annexation of crimea for years ago search and rescue operations ongoing in guatemala after the massive volcanic eruption npr's windsor johnston reports on more than one hundred people dead nearly two hundred others remained missing waco volcano exploded one week ago burying villages with thick ash and molten lava since then volunteers have been working to provide medicine water and food to thousands of survivors now living in shelters golda avera with world vision guatemala says mental health professionals are also counseling families left devastated by the eruption we have.
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"Is it america's test kitchen that's coming up on the splendid table live from npr news in washington i'm nora raum the governor of texas plans to hold roundtable discussions in the coming week about how to make schools safer a gunman opened fire at a high school in santa fe friday killing people houston public media's travis boo bennett has more sexist politicians of sent out bots and prayers to the shooting victims but governor added says that won't be enough anymore we need to do more than just pray for the victims and their families avid says policy changes can protect second amendment rights and make community safer these include things like speeding background checks thank also includes strategies to keep guns out of the hands of those who pose an immediate danger to others texas lieutenant governor dan patrick says schools could be redesigned to have fewer entrances and exits to better track who comes in and out for npr news i'm travis boo vinik in houston authorities in hawaii are trying to to keep up with a kill away of volcano its latest eruption began may third and it's lava flows are threatening more homes and roads today scientists can't say if the lava flows will stop or continue to advance the hawaii national guard says more evacuations may be necessary local officials also report an injury a man was hit by lavish planner while sitting on his porch and suffered serious leg injuries a major canadian border crossing in new york state was the scene of dueling protests yesterday dan carpenter reports it was the same crossing where thousands of asylum seekers have entered canada from the us the protests blocked access to the lacolle crossing for hours members of the group solidarity without borders said their rally was a show of support and welcome to the thousands of asylum seekers looking for refuge in canada many have fled the us saying they feared being extradited under president trump's immigration policies the right wing groups storm alliance held a rival protests describing the asylumseekers as illegal immigrants heavy police presence kept the dueling protesters apart canadian officials say about seventy three hundred asylumseekers of illegally crossed near lacolle between january and april last year about nineteen thousand made the trek into quebec declaim refugee status for npr news dan carpenter toronto then as whelan's head to.
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"Studies from the past when officials are making future regulations nell greenfieldboyce npr news the food and drug administration is cracking down on the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors citing dozens of violations npr's rob stein explains the fda is especially worried about an e cigarette popular among kids called jewel so the agency has been conducting a large scale undercover nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of jewel and other e cigarettes to minors the agency has already discovered at least forty violations of the ban on selling e cigarettes to children and sent warning letters to dozens of gas stations convenience stores and other retailers caught selling them to youngsters the fda says it also got ebay to take steps to prevent kids from buying jewel and is investigating the company that makes the device to try to find out why so popular among children rob stein npr news and this is npr news in washington the police department in dallas to officers remain in critical condition after being shot outside of a home depot store authorities say the officers were attacked will try to assist an off duty officer interesting suspect police say the man fled the scene prompting a high speed chase that ended in his arrest the suspect in the van attack toronto that killed ten people and injured fifteen others has made his first quarter appearance as dan carpenter reports more details emerging about the suspect twentyfiveyearold alec minassian faces more than twenty counts of murder and attempted murder in court he was clad in a white jumpsuit and only spoke his name before the charges were announced his next court appearance is set for may the tenth he was apprehended by alone police officer after he fled on foot from the vent not far from the carnage on a busy street the van at mount of the curb and plowed into pedestrians there have been several reports that manasseh tried to become a soldier in the canadian military but left training after two weeks according to sources quoted by cd news he did not complete his.
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"Live from npr news in washington i'm korva coleman police in toronto's say they're preparing for a lengthy investigation into yesterday's van attack ten people were killed and fifteen injured some critically when a van crashed into pedestrians on a busy sidewalk in north toronto dan carpenter reports the suspect is in custody security officials say the attack is likely an isolated incident a twenty five year old man has been arrested after a van plowed into pedestrians on a busy sidewalk the suspect has been identified as alec minassian of richmond hill just north of toronto he had no police record in a are still trying to determine a motive public safety minister ralph goodale says for now the repairs to be no risk to national security dan carpenter check reporting from toronto the man accused of killing four people in tennessee waffle house over the weekend has been caught it's believed he worked alone but julia martinelli of member station w p l n reports the suspect's father in illinois might face federal charges the suspects illinois firearms license was suspended last year after he was arrested for breaching a secure area near the white house at that time state authorities made him give up his four weapons including the air fifteen rifle houston in the shooting over the weekend there were handed over to his father who promise not to give them back but did atf agent marcus watson says that could open up the suspect's father for prosecution transfer weapons is prohibited so i could potentially be abolished and federal law some tennessee lawmakers have already begun working on.
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"Npr news in washington i'm dave mattingly republicans on the house intelligence committee say they've finished interviewing witnesses and put together a draft report on their investigation into russian interference in the two thousand sixteen presidential race here's npr's ryan lucas committee republicans say they found no evidence of collusion between the trump campaign and russia they also say that russia interfered in the election but they say moscow did not intend to help trump win that of course contradicts the assessment of us intelligence agencies democrats are to be briefed on the findings later today special counsel robert muller's investigation is continuing canadian prime minister justin trudeau says he's eager to reach a deal with the us and mexico on a renegotiated north american free trade agreement as dan carpenter report streto spoke by phone yesterday with president trump turtles call came on a day he gave television interviews to american networks and toured aluminum and steel factories in canada he said he raised the issue of tariffs with president trump adding that they would have hurt the us as much as canada and would have made it harder to get a deal on nafta he also praised from for keeping a promise made at last year's g seven that canada would get an exemption on steel and aluminum tariffs president trump heads to southern california today he'll be in san diego this afternoon to examine eight prototypes for a wall to be built along the us mexico border each is thirty feet tall i'm dave mattingly npr news in washington and i'm richard hake on wnyc in new york good morning the state senate investigations committee is launching an inquiry into a city program that pays a year of rent for homeless people who move out of the city the investigation comes after broome county officials complained about homeless new yorkers relocating to their community state senator terrence murphy is chairman of the committee he says mayor de blasio should notify upstate officials about the program about calling up a place and working out something with them and full disclosure of saying listen i'm interested in helping me out with the with my homeless population.
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"A deal with the us and mexico on a renegotiated north american free trade agreement as dan carpenter reports through dose spoke by phone yesterday with president trump trudeau's call came on a day he gave television interviews to american networks and toured aluminum and steel factories in canada he said he raised the issue of tariffs with president trump adding that they would have hurt the us as much as canada and would have made it harder to get a deal on nafta he also praised trump for keeping a promise made at last year's g seven that canada would get an exemption on steel and aluminum tariffs president trump heads to southern california today he'll be in san diego this afternoon to examine eight prototypes for a wall to be built along the us mexico border each is thirty feet tall i'm dave mattingly npr news in washington on the next fresh air we talk with investigative journalists michael isikoff and david corn author of the new book russian roulette the inside story of putin's war on america and the election of donald trump they've both broken key stories about trump and the trump campaign's ties with russia join us fresh air ears this afternoon at one and again this evening at seven i'm anne nelson in mexico some deportees are training to become software engineers them in the big effort to learning second have a better life for me and my family to hear that story plus an update on preparations as southern california prepares for president trump's i is it to the state since taking office tune into the california report on morning edition with john sepulvado reporting from the border and the california report is first up at five fifty one here on kqedorg speaking of the president's visit today we will have a special on k q e d trump's border wall and it'll be at noon from k q e and also k pbs president as you know making his first trip to california as president today donald trump will see prototypes for building a border wall and will attend to fundraiser in beverly hills join senior politics editor scott schafer for analysis and live reports from both sides of the.
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"And its fourth down i don't know that that's a field goal attempt that may be go ford on fourth or johnny hecker tried to keep him inside the ten because i don't think anybody knows eyes watching him during a practice any seemed to have ranged but it was it was spotty i'm not sure you line that guy up for a fifty yard field goal or if it's certainly not a 55 yard field goal but it line charge shouldn't there be some a little bit of in fossil we trust here if he had if he if he bread ten kickers in any settled on fixing and fussell's been so good in every other area yup dj say well he knows what he's doing hopefully that you know he pick the right guy i'm surprised somebody was zero nfl experiences thing that scares me is zero nfl experience that's that's unborn and by the way somebody who hasn't kicked in two years in in his first who kicks were disaster eddie miss an extra point mr fills ogle johnny hecker is the one who played a big role in choosing him he thought he was the best there were a couple of veterans like dan carpenter was one of the guys they called in who kicked for a million years in the league but they go with this kid from penn state who has never kicked in the nfl before and i'm telling ya if it's a little bit like.
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"The fourth round of bargaining for a new continental trade deal for canada the us duties on softwood lumber have you have to be resolved and now the punitive three hundred percent duties against canadian aircraft maker bombarded have added another major trade irritant canadian officials had expected difficult talks but the foreign affairs ministers described the trump administration as the most protectionist since the 1930s trudeau will begin tuesday on wednesday meeting with a full gathering of the house of representatives ways and means committee key us lawmakers with special power over trade he will then go to the white house for an afternoon get together with president trump on thursday he travels to mexico city for npr news i'm dan carpenter controlled we now turn to eastern congo to united nations peacekeepers have been killed and pierce ada peralta reports ugandan rebels are believed to be responsible for the deaths the united nations says ugandan rebels attacked a peacekeeping base in cuba who in the eastern part of the democratic republic of congo the rebels killed two tanzanian peacekeepers and injured several others un spokesman stefan dujarric says the injured were flown out and the peacekeepers repelled the attack he says the allied democratic forces were likely behind the attack the group a mix of opposition in this lawless forces formed in uganda but moved to congo were it could operate more freely over the weekend the adf also attacked mortar taxis and clashed with congolese forces in a proper npr news they ruby at last check on wall street the dow jones industrial average was up fifty points to twenty two thousand eight hundred ten the nasdaq was up slightly at sixty five eighty and the sp 500 has climbed four point sits at twenty five forty eight this is npr news from kqed news i'm brian watt the trump administration has approved governor jerry brown request for federal help in dealing with the out of.
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"Npr news i'm dan carpenter kurato a moderate earthquake has knocked out power and rattled residents in central oklahoma the us geological survey says wednesday's four point two magnitude tremor was felt as far away as kansas and taxes joe words prepared this report no major damage or injuries were reported but residents in communities north of oklahoma city said the earthquake cracked floors and walls and not household items off shelves encounters local police departments fielded hundreds of nine one one calls earthquakes used to be rare in oklahoma but seismic activity has surged in recent years scientists linked the quake boom to the widespread oil industry practice of pumping waste fluid into underground disposal wells the frequency of the earthquakes has tapered off a bit since state regulators imposed restrictions on those wells for npr news i'm joe words in oklahoma city you're listening to npr news from washington from cake we de news i'm penny nelson berkeley's taking steps towards becoming the first city in the east bay crackdown on housing voucher discrimination the city council decided last week to consider a law that would make it illegal for landlords to refuse to rent to low income tenants solely because they receive housing subsidies housing care span angeles christina murphy works with section eight recipients in berkeley she says the city needs to consider the resources necessary to enforce the law we all know.