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Here are 4 of Trump’s worst racist comments, according to Michael Cohen

Here are 4 of Trump’s worst racist comments, according to Michael Cohen

Supposedly, following the death of Nelson Mandela, Trump said to him that there wasn't a single country run by a black person "that's not a s**thole". "There's no way I can let this black f-g win", Co...

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United States service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

United States service member killed in apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

The unexpected death of Taylor, who was months from finishing his tour and is survived by seven children and his wife Jennie, drew an outpouring of grief in Utah and on social media late Saturday. "My...

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Parliament asks UN to lead investigations into Khashoggi's killing

Parliament asks UN to lead investigations into Khashoggi's killing

Saudi Arabia's story on what happened to Khashoggi has evolved from blanket denial of any involvement to a claim that "rogue" operatives carried out a mission to kill him ― supposedly without the ...

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Nigerian army posts Trump video to justify deadly fire

Nigerian army posts Trump video to justify deadly fire

The Nigerian Army shared the video on its official Twitter handle on Friday morning and called on Nigerians to "make deductions". Nigeria Army spokesman Brig Gen John Agim says the army posted...

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Man-eater tigress Avni, believed to be behind 13 deaths, killed in Maharashtra

Man-eater tigress Avni, believed to be behind 13 deaths, killed in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra forest department had been searching for the "man-eater" tigress for almost three months, which involved sniffer dogs, trap cameras, drones and a hang-glider , expert trackers, sharp-...

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Denmark Consults Allies Over Possible Iran Sanctions

Denmark Consults Allies Over Possible Iran Sanctions

Iran on Wednesday summoned the Danish ambassador to Tehran over Copenhagen's allegations about an Iranian plot to kill an opposition activist in Denmark , the official IRNA news agency reported. T...

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Saudi-Led Coalition Says It Attacked Airbase, Missile Sites in Sanaa Airport

Saudi-Led Coalition Says It Attacked Airbase, Missile Sites in Sanaa Airport

The clashes erupted as pro-government units arrived in the vicinity of the university, and hours after the Yemeni government, based in Aden, said it was ready to resume peace negotiations with the reb...

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Stacey Abrams Calls Out Opponent for Cancelling Debate to Campaign With Trump

Stacey Abrams Calls Out Opponent for Cancelling Debate to Campaign With Trump

We think it's great to see that the self-made billionaire is using more than her just her voice and influence to inspire people to get out to the polls, but also her fashion . "And I've got a messa...

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Trump admits Republicans could lose the House during rally

Trump admits Republicans could lose the House during rally

US President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Southport High School in Indianapolis . Biden campaigned in OH on Saturday in support of Democrats U.S. "Because so long as they win Te...

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Australia aims to remove all children of asylum-seekers on Nauru

Australia aims to remove all children of asylum-seekers on Nauru

According to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, the 41 families moved to Australia included eight who were moved by court order, 21 under concessions made after legal intervention, and 12 moved at the...

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Trump tweets about a Kavanaugh accuser referred to DOJ for false claim

Trump tweets about a Kavanaugh accuser referred to DOJ for false claim

Trump's tweet seemingly refers to Judy Munro-Leighton, a woman who said she was the author of an anonymous letter alleging that Kavanaugh and a friend had raped her. Mr. Grassley's investigators t...

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Brazil Will Move Its Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem, Says President-Elect

Brazil Will Move Its Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem, Says President-Elect

Most countries have their embassies in Tel Aviv, due to the disputed status of Jerusalem - part of which Palestinians claim as a capital for when they hope to become a state. The decision has been hai...

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Bonfire Night 2018: fireworks displays and events in Clitheroe and surrounding areas

Bonfire Night 2018: fireworks displays and events in Clitheroe and surrounding areas

However, this does not apply for Bonfire night when there's a midnight curfew as well as New Year's Eve, Diwali and Chinese New Year when the cut off is 1am. Admission is free though there will be a...

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Optimism for Brexit deal on both sides of Irish border

Optimism for Brexit deal on both sides of Irish border

Earlier, following talks with Mr Raab, DUP leader Arlene Foster said she had reiterated to Mr Raab her party's opposition to any additional checks between Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK...

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US Indicts Chinese, Taiwan Firms for Targeting Micron Trade Secrets

US Indicts Chinese, Taiwan Firms for Targeting Micron Trade Secrets

The companies are Fujian Jinhua, a state-owned chip maker, United Microelectronics Corporation, a Taiwan semi-conductor foundry, and three Taiwanese nationals named Stephen Chen, 55, J.T. On July 5,...

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China says Xi-Trump phone call ‘extremely positive’

China says Xi-Trump phone call ‘extremely positive’

US President Donald Trump has signalled an end to an ongoing trade feud with China as US stocks plunge over mounting concerns over the fallout. President Donald Trump wants to reach an agreement ...

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India record highest number of Internet shutdowns in the world

India record highest number of Internet shutdowns in the world

As internet freedoms were rolled back around the world this year, online censorship and a lack of digital privacy meant that China once more ranked lowest in the world in the group's " Freedom o...

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Oprah, Pence visiting Georgia in deadlocked governor's race

Oprah, Pence visiting Georgia in deadlocked governor's race

Abrams thanked Winfrey, who she said has "inspired so many". When asked if she supports banning AR-15-style rifles, Abrams said civilians should be banned from using them. I don't want to run. "Abra...

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Caravan asylum seekers announce lawsuit against Pres

Caravan asylum seekers announce lawsuit against Pres

The number of such immigrants had reached a height of 12.2 million in 2007, representing about 4 percent of the US population, before declining due in part to a weakening USA economy. In practice, man...

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Saudi Arabia violated 1961 Vienna Convention: Legislator

Saudi Arabia violated 1961 Vienna Convention: Legislator

Drug trafficking, rape, murder, apostasy and armed robbery are all punishable by death under Saudi Arabia's strict version of Islamic sharia law. Her execution has prompted protests from Indonesia. ...

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Indonesian Official Says One 'Black Box' Recovered From Boeing Crash Site

Indonesian Official Says One 'Black Box' Recovered From Boeing Crash Site

Relatives of passengers on the crashed Lion Air flight JT610 wait at Bhayangkara R. Said Sukanto hospital in Jakarta . According to the Indonesian Navy diver who found the device, Sertu Hendra,...

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Refugees bring the downfall of Germany's Angela Merkel

Refugees bring the downfall of Germany's Angela Merkel

Only few expected that she will announce that he will retire from the post of Chancellor. Therefore, I think that very big changes and after leaving Merkel will not. While it's hard to measure wha...

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IL sees jump in turnout for early voting

IL sees jump in turnout for early voting

Turnout during presidential election cycles is typically much higher than for midterms. This is the first major election Texans and voters across the country have weighed in on since the 2016 presid...

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Oprah doorknocks in support of possible first black female U.S. governor

Oprah doorknocks in support of possible first black female U.S. governor

Abrams is locked in a tight race with Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp . Oprah Winfrey has been campaigning for Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams , who is vying to become the United States' fi...

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Jamal Khashoggi was risky Islamist: Saudi Crown Prince Salman

Jamal Khashoggi was risky Islamist: Saudi Crown Prince Salman

The office of Turkey's chief public prosecutor on Wednesday said Khashoggi had been strangled and dismembered soon after entering the consulate and his body was disposed of. "The president said we...

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Claims Khashoggi's body 'dissolved' after Istanbul murder

A top Turkish official, presidential adviser Yasin Aktay, has said he believes Jamal Khashoggi's body was dissolved in acid after being cut up. Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor, Saud al-Mojeb, ne...

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Woman rescued 6 days after unusual road accident

Woman rescued 6 days after unusual road accident

The woman, whose name was not disclosed, lost control of her vehicle on October 12 on a rain-slicked road near Wickenburg, Arizona, about 65 miles (105 km) north of Phoenix, according to the Arizona D...

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Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at the currency trading firm Oanda, said: "Trump has been a cheerleader of the markets since his election victory and the timing of the sell-off will have really fru...

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Seven Dead In IS Attack On Bus Carrying Egyptian Christians

Seven Dead In IS Attack On Bus Carrying Egyptian Christians

A security source confirmed that seven people were killed in the attack and seven wounded. The attack took place close to where gunmen killed 28 Christians in a similar assault in May 2017. Egypt's ...

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Credit card records may provide clues on Saudi sisters’ final days

Credit card records may provide clues on Saudi sisters’ final days

Through electronic evidence, including credit cards and ATM withdrawals, the NYPD was able to establish that the sisters had traveled from Fairfax to Washington D.C.to Philadelphia and finally to New...

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'Father of Taliban' Mullah Sami ul-Haq killed in Pakistan: deputy

'Father of Taliban' Mullah Sami ul-Haq killed in Pakistan: deputy

The number of attackers involved also remained unclear. Haq's body is being shifted to the district headquarters hospital, Dawn reported, quoting TV reports. PTI chairman and Prime Minister Imran K...

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2 stabbed in attack at London office

2 stabbed in attack at London office

They said one person had been arrested and it was not being treated as terrorism. It said the incident is not being treated as terrorism and there is no evidence guns were involved. Police officers ...

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Woman's fight with driver after missing her stop caused China bus crash

Woman's fight with driver after missing her stop caused China bus crash

But the new video , which was recovered from the vehicle's black box recorder system, shows the driver fending off a woman who slaps him in the face and yells at him as he tries to keep driving. Poli...

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United States accuses Chinese national hackers of stealing 'turbofan' engine IP

United States accuses Chinese national hackers of stealing 'turbofan' engine IP

The first alleged hack took place no later than January 2010, when members of the group infiltrated Capstone Turbine, a Los Angeles-based gas turbine company, the department said in the statement ....

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US Urges Saudis to Reveal Location of Slain Journalist's Body

US Urges Saudis to Reveal Location of Slain Journalist's Body

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday demanded that Saudi Arabia reveal the location of Khashoggi's body and hand over 18 suspects. The Turkish prosecutor's office revealed in a sta...

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Trump Tweets Willie Horton-Like Anti-Immigration Ad

Trump Tweets Willie Horton-Like Anti-Immigration Ad

President Trump was also joined by Rick Scott, who's looking to unseat Democrat Senator Bill Nelson. But Bracamontes was first deported during the Clinton administration and later slipped back ...

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Pakistan Frees Woman Acquitted Of Blasphemy Charges Amid Islamist Protests

Pakistan Frees Woman Acquitted Of Blasphemy Charges Amid Islamist Protests

Responding to the opposition members, Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi informed the house that negotiations with the protesters are under way and the nation will soon hear good news. Bib...

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North Korean women suffer serious sexual violence by authorities, report says

North Korean women suffer serious sexual violence by authorities, report says

Human Rights Watch says the 98-page report took two years to compile, with witness statements and first-hand accounts of sexual abuse and violence gathered from people all across Asia who had managed ...

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Lion Air crash: Black box retrieved from missing plane

Lion Air crash: Black box retrieved from missing plane

The development comes as Boeing officials are to meet with Lion Air on Wednesday, after Indonesia ordered an inspection of the U.S. plane maker's 737-MAX jets. Lion Air chief executive Edward Sirait...

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Sheriff's Office Places 'No Trick-Or-Treat' Signs on Sex Offender Homes

Sheriff's Office Places 'No Trick-Or-Treat' Signs on Sex Offender Homes

Police have stepped up their monitoring of registered sex offenders to help keep trick-or-treaters safe this Halloween. Law enforcement officials also check in on sex offenders on Halloween. Offic...

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