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Trump’s Jerusalem decision divides Christians: reports

Trump’s Jerusalem decision divides Christians: reports

In a Christmas Eve video posted on Twitter, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a message to the world’s Christians: Jerusalem is their city too. “We protect the rights of ...

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Christmas Eve snow and ice expected across much of US

Christmas Eve snow and ice expected across much of US

A broad swath of the US won’t have to dream of a white Christmas as winter weather bears down on much of the Northwest, Midwest and Northeast on Sunday. They’ll ...

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democrats aim for 2018 midterm boost

democrats aim for 2018 midterm boost

A Democratic congressional candidate outside Philadelphia calls the Republican tax overhaul a “cynical bill” that will redistribute wealth upward. One of her counterparts in California dismisses estimates of tax savings ...

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Senator Bernie Sanders attacks Trump’s tax plan

Senator Bernie Sanders attacks Trump’s tax plan

Senator Bernie Sanders on Sunday refreshed his attack on Donald Trump’s tax cuts, criticizing the measures for making cuts to middle class Americans temporary but those to corporations permanent. Sanders’ criticism came ...

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Senate minority leader says Trump is ‘Santa to the rich, Scrooge to the poor’

Senate minority leader says Trump is ‘Santa to the rich, Scrooge to the poor’

  Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) ripped President Trump on Sunday after a report that Trump told friends hours after signing the GOP tax bill that they “just got a lot richer.” “.@realDonaldTrump’s Christmas ...

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UK cabinet ministers ‘concerned over Brexit campaign tax demands’

UK cabinet ministers ‘concerned over Brexit campaign tax demands’

[ad_1] Senior UK cabinet ministers have reportedly expressed concerns after prominent leave campaigners who donated large sums to the Brexit campaigns during the 2016 referendum recently received tax demands from HMRC. The ...

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Blue passports could send UK citizens to back of queue, EU officials say

Blue passports

[ad_1] European officials have warned that Britain’s new blue passports could spell travel delays and extra paperwork rather than the enhanced freedom promised by the government. Theresa May sought to ...

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Why Saad Hariri Had That Strange Sojourn in Saudi Arabia

[ad_1] Lebanon’s prime minister, Saad Hariri, was summoned at 8:30 a.m. to the Saudi royal offices — unseemly early, by the kingdom’s standards — on the second day of a ...

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North Korea declares new UN sanctions are ‘act of war’

[ad_1] Pyongyang threatens countries will pay a ‘heavy price’ for backing resolution to ban 90% of petroleum exports The latest United Nations sanctions against North Korea are an act of war and ...

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Thatcher aide dismisses blue passports as a ‘nostalgic’ Brexit stunt

Thatcher aide dismisses blue passports as a ‘nostalgic’ Brexit stunt

[ad_1] Margaret Thatcher’s key foreign policy adviser has mocked commentators rejoicing over the decision to change the colour of the British passport, describing it as nostalgia driven by ageing Eurosceptics. ...

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