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Chinese Official Calls Turmoil in Hong Kong Worst Since 1997 Handover

HONG KONG — A top Chinese official overseeing Hong Kong affairs said on Wednesday that the city was experiencing its worst crisis since the former British colony returned to China in 1997, as weeks of near daily antigovernment protests [...]

Reza Aslan Calls For Genocide Against Trump Supporters.

Tweet reddit Whatsapp Email Share Share Print CNN contributor and liberal intellectual Reza Aslan is calling for the “eradication” of Trump supporters. In a series of aggressive tweets directed toward the President and those who [...]

U.S. Military Calls ISIS in Afghanistan a Threat to the West. Intelligence Officials Disagree.

WASHINGTON — Senior United States military and intelligence officials are sharply divided over how much of a threat the Islamic State in Afghanistan poses to the West, a critical point in the Trump administration’s debate over whether [...]

Don Lemon twice calls Donald Trump ‘racist’ while moderating Democratic debate

NEW YORK — CNN’s Don Lemon did not back down despite criticism from President Donald Trump, twice labeling presidential remarks as racist while he was moderating Wednesday’s Democratic debate. Lemon, with partners Jake Tapper and Dana [...]

Kim Jong-un Calls North Korea’s New Rocket System ‘an Inescapable Distress’ to Enemies

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Thursday that its leader, Kim Jong-un, attended the testing of a new type of large-caliber, multiple-launch, guided rocket system that could expand the North’s ability to strike South Korea [...]

Trump steps up attack on black lawmaker, calls him ‘racist’

WASHINGTON (AP) – Facing growing accusations of racism for his incendiary tweets, President Donald Trump is seeking to deflect the criticism by labeling a leading black congressman as himself racist. In the latest rhetorical shot at non-white [...]

Nadler calls DOJ ‘incredibly arrogant’ for trying to limit Mueller’s testimony

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said about Robert Mueller on Tuesday, “I think it’s incredibly arrogant of the department to try to instruct him as to what to say.” | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Share [...]

Mayor calls off ceremony to raise LGBTQ flag at City Hall

READING, Pa. (AP) – The mayor of the eastern Pennsylvania city of Reading called off a scheduled ceremony to raise the LGBTQ rainbow flag over City Hall for the first time, calling it a political symbol. Acting Managing Director Osmer [...]

The Latest: Sharpton calls Garner decision ‘moral disgrace’

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on the decision not to bring civil rights charges in the death of Eric Garner (all times local): 10:40 a.m. The Rev. Al Sharpton says Eric Garner’s family has been told that the government won’t bring [...]

Rally calls on Lawrence to be declared sanctuary city

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Hundreds have rallied in a Lawrence park to call on city officials to declare the northeastern Kansas city a sanctuary for immigrants who are in the U.S. without legal permission. The Journal-World reports that the [...]