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In Brazil, art exhibits latest flashpoints in cultural war

SAO PAULO (AP) – A couple of modern art exhibits and a play have become leading battlegrounds in a growing culture war in Brazil, a nation whose fame for barely there bikinis masks a rising trend of conservatism. Protesters waved a Brazilian [...]
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Judge Theodore D. Chang rules against Donald Trump’s Muslim ban

President Trump’s Twitter account landed him into trouble yet again Wednesday, with a federal judge using a recent tweet about shooting terrorists with bullets dipped in pigs’ blood to prove Mr. Trump still maintains “religious animus” [...]
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FIFA probe: Al-Khelaifi confirms his presence in Switzerland

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PARIS (AP) – Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi says he will go to Switzerland next Wednesday to answer questions from Swiss prosecutors investigating the suspected bribery of a top FIFA executive for World Cup broadcasting [...]
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Kansas to consider state compensation for wrongly imprisoned

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas legislators expect to consider proposals next year to make it easier for people wrongly convicted of major crimes to win compensation from the state. Lawmakers in both parties said they expect a debate following [...]
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Trump hasn’t been able to end catch-and-release of illegals: Sessions

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Illegal immigrants are still being caught and then quickly released after sneaking across the U.S.-Mexico border, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress on Wednesday, saying it would likely take action by Congress to shut down the loopholes [...]
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Donald Trump slams NFL for not requiring players to stand during national anthem

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President Trump blasted the NFL Wednesday over its decision to “not force” players to stand for the national anthem. “The NFL has decided that it will not force players to stand for the playing of our National Anthem,” Mr. Trumptweeted. [...]
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Migrant group accuses federal government of targeting them

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) – A Vermont-based immigration advocacy group is accusing the federal government of targeting activists for deportation based on political activism. The lawsuit was filed under the Freedom of Information Act in federal [...]
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Diplomats from Washington, Seoul, Tokyo talk N. Korea threat

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – Diplomats from the United States, South Korea and Japan met in Seoul on Wednesday to discuss policy responses to North Korea’s accelerating efforts to expand its nuclear weapons program. Before flying to Seoul [...]
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Trump to Heritage Foundation: Tax-cut plan is ‘chance to make a difference’

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President Trump told a conservative audience Tuesday night that his tax-reform plan is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to revitalize America. “This is our chance to truly make a difference,” Mr. Trump said at the Heritage Foundation’s [...]
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New York Times’ social media policy hides political bias, doesn’t eliminate it

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The New York Times‘ new policy on social media may rid the paper of perceived bias, but critics say it leaves unchecked the actual bias permeating “the Gray Lady’s” reliably liberal pages. From ESPN to CNN, the mainstream media are [...]