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Thai court blocks anti-junta politician from joining House

9 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

A Thai court has blocked the leader of a new anti-junta political party from taking his seat in Parliament while it determines whether he violated election rules. The...
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Belgian monks to brew beer again at Grimbergen Abbey after discovering 200-year-old recipe

15 minutes ago   |   National Post

After a more than 200-year hiatus, marked by fires and political raids, Belgian monks at Grimbergen Abbey plan to brew beer again following newly discovered original recipes...
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The Argument: President Pete? One-on-One With Buttigieg

35 minutes ago   |   NY Times

An interview with Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend on his 2020 presidential campaign
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9 mind-blowing facts about Venezuela's economy

9 mind-blowing facts about Venezuela's economy

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Venezuela is going through one of the worst political and economic crises in modern history. Once a stable democracy and economic powerhouse, Venezuela is now on the brink of...
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And now our watch has ended: 'Game of Thrones' revealed as conservative epic

55 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

I loved “Game of Thrones” when it was a left-leaning political fantasy, as creator George R.R. Martin admitted when he told The New York Times - while feeding the appetites of...
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What Reparations for Slavery Might Look Like in 2019

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The idea of economic amends for past injustices and persistent disparities is getting renewed attention. Here are some formulas for achieving the aim.
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Could Trump's Plan Of Merit-Based Immigration Work In The U.S.?

2 hours ago   |   NPR

NPR's Noel King talks to Mireille Paquet, professor of political science at Concordia University in Montreal, about how effective merit-based immigration has been on Canada's...
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NH Primary Source: Republicans to gather for annual Lake Winnipesaukee fundraising cruise

NH Primary Source: Republicans to gather for annual Lake Winnipesaukee fundraising cruise

2 hours ago   |   WMUR

It's one of the most popular events on the calendar for New Hampshire Republicans and is viewed a kickoff for the summer political season.
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NH Primary Source: NHGOP slowly building finances but continues to trail NHDP by large margin

NH Primary Source: NHGOP slowly building finances but continues to trail NHDP by large margin

2 hours ago   |   WMUR

The state political parties filed their federal account finances with the Federal Election Commission this week, and the Republicans, while slowly building their financial...
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NH Primary Source: PAC promoting Eddie Edwards for US House in 2020 sends first fundraising pitch

NH Primary Source: PAC promoting Eddie Edwards for US House in 2020 sends first fundraising pitch

2 hours ago   |   WMUR

New Hampshire Primary Source reported in March that the Republican consulting firm RightVoter LLC was forming a political action committee to independently raise money to...
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Man accused of burying his 97-year-old mother, taking her Social Security...

Man accused of burying his 97-year-old mother, taking her Social Security, VA benefits

Months after she was last seen in December, authorities were called April 5 to the home. Read more ...

Micro cameras found in women's bathroom, Veterans Affairs employee accused...

Micro cameras found in women's bathroom, Veterans Affairs employee accused of recording people, court docs say

Women reported finding micro cameras in stalls underneath toilets in a bathroom. Read more ...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day care van for hours

The girl's mother reportedly found her daughter in the van after she called the facility and they said they didn't know she was there. Read more ...

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, accused of assault and battery, facing arraignment

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, accused of assault and battery, facing arraignment

The accuser, who filed a lawsuit against the celebrity chef last year, accused him of forcibly kissing her and groping her inside the restaurant. Read more ...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on Facebook

“I wanted to give them a little incentive for all the hard work they put in to catch me,” the 29-year-old said. Read more ...

Violent Tornadoes Cause Catastrophic Damage In Missouri, Killing At Least 3

Violent Tornadoes Cause Catastrophic Damage In Missouri, Killing At Least 3

Thousands were without power and multiple people were hurt as a series of storms spawned multiple tornadoes in Missouri late Wednesday and into Thursday. Read more ...

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ruled out any changes to the U.S. currency imagery before 2028. Read more ...

Michael Avenatti charged with stealing money from Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti charged with stealing money from Stormy Daniels

Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, is charged with ripping... Read more ...

Indian Prime Minister Modi's party claims re-election victory

Indian Prime Minister Modi's party claims re-election victory

NEW DELHI - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count. Read more ...

No ceasefire in Libya for now, Haftar tells Macron

No ceasefire in Libya for now, Haftar tells Macron

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