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High-profile exits since Trump took office

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 08:17
President Trump's personal lawyer, the secretary of state, FBI director, and four communications directors have been among the high-profile exits.
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McMaster's outspoken military career

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 08:14
H.R. McMaster is a military general with a reputation for speaking his mind, and rumors of tension with the President have clouded his White House tenure.
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Why this mass shooting is different - the evidence

bbc - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 08:13
The paradigm of the US gun control debate gradually fizzling out after mass shootings has changed.
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Scottish comedian's Nazi salute dog video was awful. But it wasn't a crime

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:47
A Scottish comedian was literally convicted of a crime for making a joke.
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Rand Paul is reading all 2,232 pages of the spending bill -- and live-tweeting

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:45
Sen. Rand Paul doesn't like Congress' omnibus spending bill, and he wants you to know it.
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John Bolton: Bush-era war hawk makes comeback

bbc - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:37
The decision is a surprise, not least because Mr Trump was reported to have disliked his moustache.
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World Cup 2018: England boss Gareth Southgate says country must address racism

bbc - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:32
England manager Gareth Southgate says the nation must not just single out Russia for having a problem with racism.
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Bannon: If Kelly goes, replacement unlikely

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:12
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon says that if current White House chief of staff John Kelly were to leave his position, he does "not believe there will be another chief of staff."
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mainichi - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:11

Opinion: Only 117 years 'til this asteroid (possibly) hits us

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 07:07
Chicken Little was right. In a very literal sense, the sky is falling. Not today and not tomorrow, but eventually. NASA has announced that on September 22, 2135 (which happens to be a Thursday, if you need to check your schedule), there is a small chance an asteroid a third of a mile across (named Bennu) will slam into the Earth with an impact energy equivalent to the currently deployed arsenal of US nuclear ballistic missiles.
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The pandemic that threatens women globally

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 06:54
The #MeToo campaign has shed light on sexual harassment and assault in shocking ways. The legal and political fallout, from Harvey Weinstein to convicted US Olympics doctor Larry Nassar, marks a shift in our culture. But noticeably absent from the conversation is how to support women's health and reduce violence against women and girls (VAWG).
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Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus dies at 94 as his company folds

bbc - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 06:44
The firm Charles Lazarus founded in 1948 said last week it was game over for its US and UK stores.
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Congress blocks DeVos agenda in spending bill

cnn - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 06:39
Some significant proposals championed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and President Donald Trump were rejected in the $1.3 trillion spending bill that's making its way through Congress.
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Lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels demands Trump business retain all records

japantimes - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 06:32
A lawyer for a porn actress who has said she had sex with President Donald Trump demanded Thursday that the Trump Organization preserve all of ...
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