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U.S. ambassador to Canada receives death threat

U.S. ambassador to Canada receives death threat

Justin Trudeau and other Canadian top officials have been supporting U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft after she received a death threat earlier this week. The incident happened early Thursday morning when ...

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Harvard University accused of racial discrimination for Asian-American students

Harvard University accused of racial discrimination for Asian-American students

Asian-American students are subject to racial discrimination during Harvard University’s admission process, a non-profit group, Students for Fair Admissions, claimed in court documents filed Friday, “Today’s court filing exposes the ...

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Americans favor Trudeau over Trump on trade policy

Americans favor Trudeau over Trump on trade policy

More Americans see themselves aligned with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau than President Trump in the two leaders’ conflict over trade policy, a new poll finds. A Global News/Ipsos poll released Saturday finds that ...

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California school to be named after journalist, undocumented immigrant

California school to be named after journalist, undocumented immigrant

A California school board voted this week to name a new elementary school after a local Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, who is also an undocumented immigrant. The Mountain View Whisman School ...

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Bernie Sanders declines to support his son Levi Sanders

Bernie Sanders declines to support his son Levi Sanders

If Bernie Sanders doesn’t receive a Father’s Day card on Sunday, the reason is clear . The U.S. senator from Vermont declined to endorse his son Levi Sanders, 49 who ...

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United Methodist Church urges Sessions to halt migrant family separations

United Methodist Church urges Sessions to halt migrant family separations

The United Methodist Church this week criticized the Department of Justice for the Trump administration’s immigration policies of separating migrant families and denying asylum to those fleeing domestic abuse and gang ...

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Creation of disturbing “loyalty lists” by the Trump administration revealed

Creation of disturbing “loyalty lists” by the Trump administration revealed

Continuing marking off the checklist of moves cribbed from authoritarian regimes, President Trump has instituted a loyalty test at the State Department, according to Foreign Policy magazine. Mari Stull, a ...

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Trump advisors ignored his request to meet with Putin

Trump advisors ignored his request to meet with Putin

An official has reportedly said that the president has been seeking to meet with his Russian counterpart since the APEC summit in Vietnam in November 2017, with administration officials simply ...

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Environmental groups sued Trump administration over water protections

Environmental groups sued Trump administration over water protections

Environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday challenging moves they say weaken protections for rivers, wetlands and other waterways. The actions follow an executive order by President Donald Trump ...

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Trump: I gave Kim my direct number

Trump: I gave Kim my direct number

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had given Kim Jong Un a direct phone number and suggested he might call the North Korean leader on Sunday, following their ...

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