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Tories stay ‘silent' on Bojo's racist columns & May's ‘go home vans' - SNP's Ian Blackford

Tories stay ‘silent' on Bojo's racist columns & May's ‘go home vans' - SNP's Ian Blackford

10 minutes ago   |   RT

Ian Blackford, the SNP's Westminster leader, slammed PM Theresa May and her Tory party for remaining “silent” on a number of alleged racist government policies and remarks from...
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Trump Officials Accused Of Lying In Court About The Real Reason For Citizenship Question

Trump Officials Accused Of Lying In Court About The Real Reason For Citizenship Question

28 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The ACLU, as well as state and local governments that fought the census question, has asked a judge to punish Trump officials for "a fraud on the court."
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Shuttle buses replacing some Blue Line service after power issue at Gov't Center

Shuttle buses replacing some Blue Line service after power issue at Gov't Center

36 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Shuttle buses replacing Blue Line service between Maverick and Bowdoin stations due to a power problem near Government Center, according to the MBTA.
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Taliban kill 18 Afghan soldiers in overnight clashes, officials say

52 minutes ago   |   National Post

KABUL - Taliban militants killed at least 18 Afghan soldiers in clashes that erupted overnight when troops were trying to capture a senior Taliban leader, government officials...
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Police connected to Eric Garner's death will not be charged by Justice Department

52 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

The Justice Department will not bring federal charges against any police officers involved in the death of Eric Garner, a 43-year-old black man whose videotaped takedown in New...
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Trump administration tells federal agencies to use ‘rigorous' performance standards in rating employees

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

Administration officials said the move will help the government compete with the private sector. Federal unions argue that ratings are often tainted by favoritism.
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Amazon Faces E.U. Inquiry Over Data From Independent Sellers

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

European regulators have opened a formal inquiry into the data that Amazon collects from third-party sellers on its website.
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Germany introducing mandatory measles vaccination for kids

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

BERLIN - The German government is proposing a measure to make measles vaccinations mandatory for children and employees of kindergartens and schools. Chancellor Angela Merkel's...
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Make the Guarantee Clause Great Again

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

The Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in Rucho v. Common Cause last month dealt a harsh blow to American democracy. For the last decade, federal courts were the strongest bulwark...
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Meet the landlords trying to dismantle the new rent regulations

2 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

One of the landlords suing New York City and a state agency over the state's new rent law was sued last summer for allegedly violating the state's rental laws. A pair of...
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'Absolutely unimaginable': 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by...

'Absolutely unimaginable': 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by father's golf ball

Family members described the girl as her dad's "golfing buddy." Read more ...

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Challengers of the Trump administration's push for a census citizenship question are asking a federal judge in New York to impose penalties for allegedly false or misleading... Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

EU launches antitrust probe into Amazon's use of merchant data

EU launches antitrust probe into Amazon's use of merchant data

The world's largest online retailer Amazon is facing a “full-blown” investigation from the European Union's antitrust regulators to see if its use of other merchants' data... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch beats Wall Street forecasts with record...

Bank of America Merrill Lynch beats Wall Street forecasts with record second-quarter earnings

Bank of America Merrill Lynch reported record second-quarter earnings Wednesday that beat analysts' profit expectations. Watch Bank of America Merrill Lynch trade live . Bank... Read more ...

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

He's still in rarefied air, but Bill Gates is no longer the world's second-richest person. For the first time in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the... Read more ...