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Warren backs plan to get rid of the Electoral College

Warren backs plan to get rid of the Electoral College

But her comments about a study on reparations, made during a CNN town hall broadcast from MS, mark a keener focus from the MA senator on her preferred route to tackle the thorny question of how best...

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Vast Majority of Republicans Agree About 'Witch Hunt'

Vast Majority of Republicans Agree About 'Witch Hunt'

A new poll released Monday by USA Today shows half of those asked side with President Trump regarding Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe; describing the investigation as a "witch hunt" aga...

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Police Operation Underway In New York

Police Operation Underway In New York

NY hospitals have been put on "citywide" alert and police have sent a "Level 1" response. There were no arrests on Monday night. Fox News reports police have mobilised a "level one" response, sayi...

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Top Clinton And Obama-Era WH Economist Alan Krueger Dies At 58

Top Clinton And Obama-Era WH Economist Alan Krueger Dies At 58

The death was announced Monday by Princeton University, where Krueger was a professor. He then served under the administration of President Barack Obama, first as Assistant Secretary of the Treasu...

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Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting

Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand shooting

A further 50 people were injured, according to authorities. Both Facebook and Alphabet's Youtube said they are also using automated tools to identify violent content and remove them. Reddit - an...

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Supreme Court Reconsidering Sentence for Teen DC Sniper

Supreme Court Reconsidering Sentence for Teen DC Sniper

However, the 14th Amendment's Equal Protection Clause limits states from using race to restrict voting rights of a minority group. The justices grappled openly with that balancing act, and how to me...

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Britain opens far-right terror probe into stabbing

Britain opens far-right terror probe into stabbing

Counter-terror police said a 50-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and racially aggravated public order offences following Saturday's incident in Surrey. "We didn't know w...

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Democrats urge FBI probe of spa owner offering Trump access

Democrats urge FBI probe of spa owner offering Trump access

Yang's story took on a different dimension when she was later identified by Mother Jones as having founded a consulting firm called GY US Investments LLC targeting Chinese businesspeople and adverti...

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Biden's slip tells Democrats he's ready to run in 2020 election

Biden's slip tells Democrats he's ready to run in 2020 election

Joe Biden appeared to announce his candidacy for the 2020 USA election, before immediately correcting himself. He accidentally announced he was running before quickly correcting himself at a dinner in...

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NZ PM pledges new gun laws after Christchurch terror attack

NZ PM pledges new gun laws after Christchurch terror attack

For 17-year-old Portia Raharaha, who attended the vigil with other students from her Catholic high school, watching the haka was particularly moving. New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern announced on Mon...

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New Zealand PM Says Cabinet Has Agreed to Gun Law Reform

New Zealand PM Says Cabinet Has Agreed to Gun Law Reform

The New Zealand Police Association has backed the action on the country's gun laws. Police believe the document contains evidence that Tarrant planned to carry out the deadly shootings two yea...

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John Bercow's ruling on third vote could scupper Theresa May's Brexit deal

John Bercow's ruling on third vote could scupper Theresa May's Brexit deal

Precedents dating back to 1604, show that substantially similar proposals can not be voted on in the House of Commons a couple of times during the same session of parliament, Mr Bercow highlighted. Ex...

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Gaza rocket: Hamas launch was 'a Monty Python' mistake

Gaza rocket: Hamas launch was 'a Monty Python' mistake

The Iranians also want to embarrass Israel.by exploiting the fact that this is a sensitive period, ahead of the upcoming April 9 general election. Hamas, however, is also responsible for the missile...

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Texas woman gives birth to sextuplets in nine minutes

Texas woman gives birth to sextuplets in nine minutes

Chiaka had two sets of male twins and, a pair of girls named Zina and Zuriel. Their mother is doing well. No names have been released for the boys. The odds of giving birth to sextuplets are estim...

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Two dead following St Patrick's Day event in Irish hotel

Two dead following St Patrick's Day event in Irish hotel

Sky's senior Ireland correspondent David Blevins - who's there - says there are differing reports about what actually happened. Emma Heatherington, of Donaghmore, whose two sons, aged 17 and 18, h...

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Facebook failed to block 300,000 videos

Facebook failed to block 300,000 videos

Gilbertson returned home after having had a conversation in her auto with her other son and a friend about why the video should not be spread. Spark did not bar access to Facebook as many customers ...

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Mob boss shot dead, and a whole NJ neighborhood is shut down

Mob boss shot dead, and a whole NJ neighborhood is shut down

Anthony Comello appears in court on March 18, 2019. When asked by reporters after the hearing what was on Comello's hand, Neary replied: 'Handcuffs'. He is the first New York City crime boss to be ki...

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Trump attacks Joe Biden as ‘another low I.Q. individual’

Trump attacks Joe Biden as ‘another low I.Q. individual’

Get used to it, another low I.Q. individual!' he said. Biden isn't the only likely Democratic contender Mr. Trump has dubbed "low I.Q". But at a fundraising dinner Saturday in his home state of DE,...

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Australian premier sides with egger against egged senator

Australian premier sides with egger against egged senator

Eventually, the unidentified GoFundMe user who launched the page was able to get in touch with Connolly (offering screen caps of Facebook messages as proof), who suggested the funds go to the vict...

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Walker Canyon, California, Shuts Visitors Out After Poppy Fields Get Trampled

Walker Canyon, California, Shuts Visitors Out After Poppy Fields Get Trampled

The city reopened the viewing area on Monday, stating that parking is extremely limited. The City of Lake Elsinore had been providing a $5 per person shuttle from the outlet mall parking lot to Walk...

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Trump Tweets More Attacks on Late Sen. John McCain

Trump Tweets More Attacks on Late Sen. John McCain

For the second day in a row, President Donald Trump made a decision to express unkind sentiments about the late Senator John McCain on Twitter. McCain for sharing a dossier alleging ties between...

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Alleged New Zealand mosque gunman drops lawyer, will represent himself

Alleged New Zealand mosque gunman drops lawyer, will represent himself

Friday's events sparked calls for gun law reform, with Ms Ardern saying soon after that "our gun laws will change". "We detected nothing extraordinary about this (gun) license holder", Tipple said, ...

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French President Macron considers banning protests on Champs Elysees

French President Macron considers banning protests on Champs Elysees

Protesters hurled cobblestones at riot police through clouds of tear gas in front of the Arc de Triomphe monument, which was ransacked at the peak of the protests in December. Businesses were attacked...

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Putin visits Crimea to mark 5th anniversary of annexation

Putin visits Crimea to mark 5th anniversary of annexation

Moscow has funneled significant resources into the peninsula's infrastructure since the annexation referendum in 2014, in an effort to end Crimea's dependence on Ukraine. According to a survey publish...

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It's 'ridiculous' to blame me for New Zealand mosque shooting

It's 'ridiculous' to blame me for New Zealand mosque shooting

Trump has tweeted that the media "is working overtime to blame me for the frightful attack in New Zealand". "So Ridiculous!", he wrote Monday morning . He can not just say it's a small group of peopl...

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Turkey Will Not Allow Istanbul to Transform Into Constantinople - Erdogan

Turkey Will Not Allow Istanbul to Transform Into Constantinople - Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks at a campaign rally by his Justice and Development Party and Nationalist Movement Party in Izmir, Turkey, on Sunday. "Anything of that nature that misrepr...

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Trump Continues Attacks on McCain in Latest Tweets

Trump Continues Attacks on McCain in Latest Tweets

John McCain (R-AZ) after it was revealed that McCain played a major role in spreading the Russian Federation dossier conducted by the Democratic National Committee and the Hillary Clinton campaign....

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New Zealand gun owners brace for right-to-carry changes

New Zealand gun owners brace for right-to-carry changes

Speaking after a Cabinet meeting on the country's gun laws and security after the mosque attacks that killed 50 people last week, Ms Ardern said an " in principle " agreement about the decisions o...

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Sidoo pleads not guilty to charges connected to alleged college admissions scam

Sidoo pleads not guilty to charges connected to alleged college admissions scam

David Sidoo entered the plea in a Boston courthouse on Friday. But St. George's School said in an emailed statement that its records indicate "there were no school or provincial exams written at St...

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Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise | AP entertainment

Hold the cake! Fans honor Ginsburg's birthday with exercise | AP entertainment

On Friday evening, fans dropped to the ground on the sidewalk outside the court and sang "Happy Birthday" while doing the plank. Ginsburg's longtime trainer, Bryant Johnson, led the exercise. Report...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows off her push-up skills on Instagram

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows off her push-up skills on Instagram

In September, Ocasio-Cortez's "favorable" vs "unfavorable" rating was almost deadlocked at 24% and 26% respectively, now it stands at 31% and 41% respectively. Ocasio-Cortez and Gomez both sit on the ...

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Fears grow after young mother goes missing on hen night

Fears grow after young mother goes missing on hen night

A search and rescue operation by the Irish Coastguard, Rescue 116 helicopter and Kilkeel lifeboat was launched around the southern end of Carlinford Lough on Sunday afternoon. Ruth, who is slim with b...

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Hong Kong subway partly suspended after overnight crash

Hong Kong subway partly suspended after overnight crash

Photos released by the MTR showed one of the trains tilted part way off the tracks and the doors knocked off one subway vehicle entrance. Shattered glass was strewn across the cabin floor. Lau said th...

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Philippines officially quits the International Criminal Court

Philippines officially quits the International Criminal Court

The Trump administration also said restrictions may also be placed on investigators examining alleged war crimes involving Israel. "Filipinos bravely challenging the " war on drugs " or seeking just...

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Several wounded in shooting on tram in Dutch city

Several wounded in shooting on tram in Dutch city

The incident took place around the 24 Oktoberplein junction. The perpetrator is reportedly still at large. Three helicopters have been dispatched. U-OV, a local transport company, said tram servic...

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