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Reactions after Trump retweeted anti-Muslims videos

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After President Trump retweeted three inflammatory videos from a British far-right account rife with anti-Muslim content, his action was condemned across the globe. The unverified videos show Muslims assaulting people and smashing a virgin Mary statue. The third video shows Muslim migrant beating up a Dutch boy on crutches. The videos were originally posted by […]

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Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

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Up till now, Israelis and Palestinians have claimed Jerusalem to be their capital. While fulfilling one of his campaign promises, in a historic move, President Donald Trump on Wednesday recognized the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In his own words: “My announcement today marks the beginning of a new approach to conflict between […]

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Why Monica Lewinsky scandal is back on the news

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Let’s get it clear again. Ex-President Bill Clinton had an affair with Monica Lewinsky who was then the white house intern. Clinton was then impeached but he narrowly survived the impeachment and he was not removed as president. This infamous incident is often referred to as the “Monica Lewinsky scandal”. Monica Lewinsky is long fed […]

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First daughters tell media to leave Malia Obama alone

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Ivanka Trump, the present first daughter and Chelsea Clinton, the former first daughter of the United States of America have both asked the media to leave Malia Obama alone. They both decided to come to Malia’s defence after a video of Malia, Barack Obama’s eldest daughter, blowing smoke rings went viral on the internet a […]

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Putin vows retaliation for US actions against Russian media

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While in Vietnam, President Vladimir Putin vowed that Russia will retaliate for what he calls attacks on Russian media in the United States. Putin added that “attacking our media in the United States is an attack on freedom of speech, without any doubt.” RT chief editor Margarita Simonyan said U.S. officials had ordered the channel […]

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Why Republicans are so scared of the Russia investigation

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The republicans are so scared of the Russia investigation because it will be very disastrous for the Republican party and it could also pave way for the impeachment of President Donald Trump who is a Republican. Robert Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to take over the federal investigation of Russian meddling […]

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Yahoo still doesn’t know how 3bn accounts were hacked

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It is so funny that four years later, Yahoo still doesn’t know how 3 billion accounts were hacked. – When she was pressed by the Senate Commerce Committee in a security hearing about how Yahoo failed to recognize that 3 billion accounts were compromised, former Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, admitted that the specifics of the […]

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Woman forced plane to land due to cheating husband

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Yes, the heading sounds funny and the news is also a funny one. A Qatar Airways flight that was headed to Indonesia was forced to make an emergency landing in India after an Iranian woman discovered mid-flight that her husband was cheating on her. According to Hindustan Times, while her husband fell asleep, the unnamed […]

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The truth about Obama’s birth certificate

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Donald Trump finally admitted that Barack Obama was born in The United States after 5 years of racist denials. He said he believes President Barack Obama was born in the United States. In his own words: “President Obama was born in the United States, period.” Trump added that “Hillary Clinton and her campaign of 2008 […]

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Latest about Harvey Weinstein scandal

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Just like Bill Cosby, dozens of women have come forward with allegations of séxual misconduct against American film producer, Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein was terminated by the board of the Weinstein Company in light of the allegations and later resigned from the board of directors. Weinstein has also been expelled by the Academy of Motion Picture […]

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Trump says Mike Pence wants to hang all LGBT people

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We all know that President Donald Trump is against LGBT people, hence Some in the LGBT community wondered if they should speed up wedding plans so they could be married before his inauguration. However, the vice president, Mike Pence seems to be more anti-gay than Trump. As Indiana governor, Pence signed his state’s Religious Freedom […]

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Summary of Iran nuclear deal

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President Donald Trump has threatened not to certify the nuclear deal which was signed by the Obama administration in 2015. He claims that Tehran is not complying with the deal and said he might ultimately terminate it. He also said that: “The Iran deal was one of the worst and most one-sided transactions the United […]

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Girl put outside for not drinking milk is still missing

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Police say they are still searching for Sherin Mathews, a 3-yr-old girl who disappeared after she was left outside of her home in Richardson, Dallas, in the night around 3 a.m by her father, as a punishment for not drinking her milk. Now that she has disappeared, her father who has been identified as Wesley […]

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Trump cracking down on news media in the U.S

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It’s no news that President Donald Trump has been at loggerhead with some news media in the United States of America. He has repeatedly referred to some of them as ‘Fake News’ media. In a series of tweets, Trump denied a report by NBC News that he previously requested a tenfold increase to the U.S. […]

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Melania Trump fires back at Ivana Trump

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Actually, a woman does not choose to become a First Lady because unlike the president or any other political post, a First Lady is neither nominated nor elected. It happens by chance if her husband becomes a president, just like Trump became a president in this case. The internet web is buzzing about the fight […]

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Ivana Trump says she is First Lady of America

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In an interview with ABC News’ Amy Robach which was primarily aimed at promoting her new memoir, Trump’s ex-wife, Ivana Trump says she is First Lady of America. She opened up in her new book titled ‘Raising Trump’. In the book she talked about her present relationship with Trump and says that she talks with […]

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Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend finally broke her silence

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Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend, Marilou Danley, has finally broken her silence and said in a statement that she ha not made any statement until now because she has been cooperating with the authorities. She told FBI that Mr Paddock had sent her on a trip of all trips overseas, and then wired her $100,000. She […]

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Is Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend an accomplice?

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Las Vegas shooter’s girlfriend, Marilou Danley, has returned to the United States. She travelled to her home country, Philippines, but she has Australian passport. Law enforcement agents are trying to figure out if she has something to do with the recent Las Vegas massacre. Upon landing at Los Angeles International Airport, Danley who is 62-year-old, […]

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A look at the rampage shooting in Las Vegas

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In what is now regarded as one of the deadliest shooting in America, at least 58 people were killed and over 500 others wounded at a country music festival on the Las Vegas strip. The shooter has been identified as Stephen Craig Paddock and he is 64-year-old. The shooting occurred while singer Jason Aldean performed […]

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A thorough look at U.S. national anthem protests

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Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, started the kneeling movement in 2016 to protest racial injustice in America. Recently, instead of standing, a handful of the National Football League (NFL) players knelt down during national anthem to protest several issues in the country. The major aim of the protest was the racial injustice in […]

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