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Mexico hit by surge of 5K Haitian, African and Asian migrants on their way to the U.S.

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican immigration authorities said Saturday they have been hit by a surge of almost 5,000 Haitian, African and Asian migrants entering by the southern border in just a few days. Recent experience suggests the 4,749 migrants … read more »

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David Cameron ‘let down’ by Theresa May, says former PM aide

Former PM David Cameron felt “badly let down” by Theresa May during the EU referendum campaign, his former director of communications has said. Sir Craig Oliver, a former key aide to Mr Cameron, said the then home secretary failed to … read more »

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Obama to black voters: ‘You want to give me a good sendoff? Go vote’

President Barack Obama delivered a stirring speech at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation dinner in Washington on Saturday night, saying he’d be offended if African-American voters don’t turn out and vote for Hillary Clinton in November. “I will consider it … read more »

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Tel Aviv Diary: Obama Exacts Cold Revenge on Netanyahu

They say revenge is a dish best served cold. It’s clear that President Obama got his revenge on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu this week. Netanyahu was forced to hail the new memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed between Washington and … read more »

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What life is like behind bars for O.J. Simpson Prisoner 1027820

Prisoner 1027820 is treated in many ways like any other inmate at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada: He gets the same standard issue blue uniform. He shares a bunk, toilet and sink with a cellmate. He rises around 6:30 … read more »

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Op-Ed: Ouch. Powell emails reveal Clinton’s apparent disdain for Obama

When news broke that former Secretary of State Colin Powell’s emails were hacked, just about every mainstream media headline read: “Colin Powell calls Donald Trump a ‘national disgrace.’” I get the punch that headline packs. But it misses the bigger … read more »

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Clinton’s illness goes faint as Trump shows new lack of discipline

This could have been a morning when the media focused on Hillary Clinton‘s illness after the Democratic nominee appeared to faint at a Sept. 11th memorial ceremony and had to be helped into a van. It could have been a … read more »

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Sex slavery is thriving on Whatsapp

The members of the United Nations Security Council hear terrible stories from conflict zones with alarming frequency. So it takes a truly horrific tale to bring them to tears. Yet as officials in the Council listened in December to Nadia … read more »

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Mother Teresa sometimes didn’t believe in God. That makes her an example of faith.

Mother Teresa might be the most famous, and most widely admired, Catholic personality of the 20th century. And on Sunday, she was canonized by Pope Francis. The Catholic Church makes saints to hold up as examples to the faithful. Every … read more »

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