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'Jihadi Jack,' Man Accused of Joining ISIS, Stripped of British Citizenship, Hopes Canada Will Save Him

51 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Canadian politicians might not be able to save "Jihadi Jack" from a Kurdish prison, where he has been held for two and a half years.
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'Kashmir women are the biggest victims of this inhumane siege'

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Sense of fear deepens as Indian politicians stoke misogyny with talk of freedom to marry 'white-skinned' Kashmiri women.
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Ex-politician threatened to shoot up Middle Eastern eatery, Muslims: authorities

Ex-politician threatened to shoot up Middle Eastern eatery, Muslims: authorities

17 hours ago   |   New York Post

WASHINGTON - A former elected official in Washington, D.C., is accused of threatening to shoot up a Middle Eastern restaurant and “the Muslims standing outside.” WTOP-FM...
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Apple and Amazon push to keep their tax breaks. France says 'non.'

1 day ago   |   NBC News

Despite their best efforts, European and American politicians have been unable to close the tax loopholes employed by Google, Facebook and Amazon.
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'This is not how we're supposed to live in this world,' father of Dayton mass shooting victim says

1 day ago   |   NBC News

Thomas McNichols Sr., who lost his only son and namesake, said he is mad and frustrated, and politicians need to "do the right thing."
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Ilhan Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the occupation'

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Denouncing Netanyahu's decision to deny them entry, Omar, Tlaib urge politicians to visit Israel and occupied West Bank.
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Trump and American Populism

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Donald Trump is an unlikely populist. The Republican nominee for U.S. president inherited a fortune, boasts about his wealth and his many properties, shuttles between his...
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How Far Can Populism Go in South Africa?

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Julius Malema, the enfant terrible of South African politics, vows that his enemies have nowhere to hide. Racist white farmers, corrupt politicians, the rich and the...
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Pakistan army chief gets 3-year extension ‘in view of regional security environment'

Pakistan army chief gets 3-year extension ‘in view of regional security environment'

1 day ago   |   RT

Pakistan's army chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, was handed a three-year extension on Monday as tensions with neighboring India flared this month over the disputed territory...
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New Guidelines For Rebates Follow Scrutiny Of Fallon Award

1 day ago   |   CBS

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota's film and TV production incentive program is changing after questions were raised about past awards, including $267,000 for Jimmy Fallon's “Tonight...
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President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

The president said tariffs on China, whether or not they hurt the U.S. in the short term, are needed to address long-term problems abroad. Read more ...

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

The illegal micro apartments are windowless. Tenants are charged $600 per month. Read more ...

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

An aide to Philadelphia's mayor said Ross failed to act on allegations of sexual, racial and gender harassment and discrimination in his department. Read more ...

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Three national fast-food chains are vying for American tastebuds in a social media feud over who has the best chicken sandwich. Read more ...

Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Freddy Galvis hits tiebreaking homer, Reds beat Padres 3-2

Freddy Galvis hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the sixth inning, and Aristides Aquino added an RBI single as the Cincinnati Reds beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night. Read more ...

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

PITTSBURGH - Starling Marte hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in eighth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night. Read more ...

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...