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“I am here today to acknowledge and represent the African-American girls whose stories don’t make the front page of every national newspaper."
Experts say John Bolton’s appointment as national security adviser could lead to the next major U.S. war 15 years after he supported the invasion of Iraq.
“I find it a very strange thing in this era of Facebook, data being released and concerns about privacy that the state representative would choose to release someone’s personal information without their permission,” Rabbi Michael Z. Cahana of Congregation Beth Israel in Oregon, told Newsweek. “What I feel is unfair is releasing of personal information by person of power.”
“Lieutenant Colonel Arnaud Beltrame has left us. Death for the Fatherland. France will never forget its heroism, its bravery, its sacrifice."
The National Rifle Association has hit more turbulence since 17 people died in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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American schools are as racially divided today as they were in the 1960s. Case in point: Charlotte, North Carolina.
They’re too young for Gen X but too old to fit in with the most maligned generation in history.
The prime minister has portrayed himself as his country’s savior, protecting Christian Europe against the Muslim hordes.
If a series of corruption scandals force Benjamin Netanyahu out of office, he will leave behind a country that is deeply, perhaps irreparably, divided.
Many on the right imagine an Oberlin graduate lounging in a bean bag as she happily relegates Breitbart News articles to oblivion.
"My goal," Hawking said, "is a complete understanding of the universe."
"It’s so funny to read historians claiming Eleanor was a sheltered Victorian that wouldn’t know a lesbian if she fell across one, and I’m like, How can you imagine that to be true, given the evidence of her life?"
“Our Constitution was not created to deal with someone with Donald Trump’s character.”
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For Kremlin critics, the much-vaunted anti-corruption campaign is a sham aimed at boosting Vladimir Putin’s image ahead of Russia's presidential election.
The researchers found the virus lurking in a bucket of water.
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