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Castro’s ashes return to cradle of revolution

Santiago de Cuba (Cuba) (AFP) – The convoy carrying the ashes of Cuba’s late communist leader Fidel Castro ends an island-wide journey on Saturday in the cradle of his revolution for a big ceremony before his burial. After the flag-draped … read more »

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Trump: Ohio State attacker ‘should not have been in our country’

President-elect Donald Trump believes that the Somali immigrant who plowed a car into a crowd of pedestrians on the campus of Ohio State University on Monday and then used a butcher knife to attack them should never have been allowed … read more »

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Trump fills out Cabinet with millionaires and billionaires

The family of Trump’s pick for education secretary, Betsy DeVos, has a net worth estimated at $5.1 billion. (Photo: Carolyn Kaster/AP) President-elect Donald Trump, who rallied populist voters by vowing to “drain the swamp” of the Washington elite, is filling … read more »

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Activists deride Texas’ fetal remains burial rule as unconstitutional

Texas’ newly adopted amendments requiring the burial or cremation of fetal remains every time a woman has an abortion are set to take effect on Dec. 19. The state’s Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) adopted the new rules on … read more »

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Activists deride Texas’ fetal remains burial rule as unconstitutional

Texas’ newly adopted amendments requiring the burial or cremation of fetal remains every time a woman has an abortion are set to take effect on Dec. 19. The state’s Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) adopted the new rules on … read more »

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Activists deride Texas’ fetal remains burial rule as unconstitutional

Texas’ newly adopted amendments requiring the burial or cremation of fetal remains every time a woman has an abortion are set to take effect on Dec. 19. The state’s Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) adopted the new rules on … read more »

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Prosecutor Announces Cop Who Shot Keith Lamont Scott Won’t Be Charged

A prosecutor in Charlotte has announced that he will not charge a police officer who shot a black civilian as he was waiting near his car September 20. District Attorney R. Andrew Murray told reporters Wednesday that charges will not … read more »

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President Obama: ‘Michelle will never run for office’

President Obama says both he and first lady Michelle Obama will be “very active” in working with people at the grass-roots level to support progressive causes once he leaves office. But despite her popularity and natural public speaking ability, Michelle … read more »

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Can a divided America come together under Trump? Historians weigh in

Donald Trump’s upset win after an acrimonious presidential campaign has thrown the fault lines of a bitterly divided nation into even sharper relief. A tide of animosity has fueled a spike in hate crimes, key states will see their election … read more »

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