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Sick of human politicians? 25% of Europeans would prefer AI government

Sick of human politicians? 25% of Europeans would prefer AI government

59 minutes ago   |   RT

More than a quarter of Europeans would rather have their countries' important political decisions made by artificial intelligence than their elected and unelected human...
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On Politics: Pompeo's Iran Plan Deepens Tensions

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Mike Pompeo wants to designate Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist group, which the U.S. has never done with a unit of another government's military.
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The Supreme Court delivers an ugly and immoral decision on immigration detention

3 hours ago   |   Politicus USA   |   2 articles

The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed the U.S. government's authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime - potentially even years - after they have completed...
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In Ballston Spa, Democrats win board of trustees majority

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

BALLSTON SPA - The Republicans, who have held sway over the village for decades, have lost their majority on the board of trustees. On Tuesday night, the Democratic candidates...
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Chris Selley: A federal budget from a government that has abandoned its poetic phase

Chris Selley: A federal budget from a government that has abandoned its poetic phase

4 hours ago   |   National Post

Ahoy there, relatively young and middle-class Canadian! Did you vote Liberal in 2015? And are you, shall we say, somewhat less enthused about that prospect four years later...
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Andrew Coyne: Federal budget a testament to the pleasures of endless growth. Forget productivity, tax cuts or investment

Andrew Coyne: Federal budget a testament to the pleasures of endless growth. Forget productivity, tax cuts or investment

4 hours ago   |   National Post

The 2019 federal budget, like all recent federal budgets , is a tribute to the pleasures of endless economic growth . In the days when inflation was high, interest rates were...
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Mueller team cites ‘press of other work' in seeking delay until April 1 over request to open Manafort records

5 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

The team also said it needed to consult with the government to weigh a reply to a Washington Post request.
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Ontario's finance minister criticizes federal spending and carbon pricing plan

5 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Ontario's finance minister slammed the 2019 federal budget Tuesday, saying it shows the Liberal government is willing to run “endless” deficits as it heads to polls...
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Supreme Court Broadens The Government's Power To Detain Criminal Immigrants

Supreme Court Broadens The Government's Power To Detain Criminal Immigrants

5 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The ruling responds to two class-action lawsuits brought by legal immigrants who served criminal sentences and then were detained years later.
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The US could be guilty of war crimes in Somalia and has killed civilians under a 'shroud of secrecy,' according to a new report

The US could be guilty of war crimes in Somalia and has killed civilians under a 'shroud of secrecy,' according to a new report

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The US government could be guilty of war crimes in Somalia after evidence of civilian casualties was uncovered in an investigation led by Amnesty International. The...
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Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

DAYTON, Ohio - Greg Herenda was right. Experience does matter. His team was better prepared three years later for the First Four. Fairleigh Dickinson took an early punch and... Read more ...

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

HOUSTON - Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024... Read more ...

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Kraft would have to concede that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Raiders sign former Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict

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Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...

Bucks beat Lakers 115-101; Antetokounmpo, James sit out

Bucks beat Lakers 115-101; Antetokounmpo, James sit out

MILWAUKEE - Khris Middleton scored 30 points and Brook Lopez added 28 as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 115-101 on Tuesday night. Read more ...