[TRENDING NEWS] Matt Bevin, Ousted in Kentucky, Sets Off Furor With ‘Extreme Pardons’

Author: BY SARAH MERVOSH – Publish Date: December 14, 2019 at 07:17AM

The outgoing governor pardoned or commuted the sentences of more than 400 people as he left office, prompting calls for an investigation.

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[TRENDING NEWS] How Labour’s Working-Class Vote Crumbled and Its Nemesis Won the North

Author: BY BENJAMIN MUELLER – Publish Date: December 14, 2019 at 06:33AM

The Labour Party’s devastating defeat in an ex-stronghold has grave consequences for a party: Its two wings — older and working class and urban and educated — appear to have irreconcilable differences.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Conservatives Headed for Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’

Author: BY MARK LANDLER AND STEPHEN CASTLE – Publish Date: December 13, 2019 at 08:50AM

The strong showing is vindication for Boris Johnson, who now has a chance to put his personal stamp on Britain, beginning with Brexit.

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[TRENDING NEWS] They Came to Play Table Tennis. They Were Deported at Gunpoint in the Dark.

Author: BY PATRICK KINGSLEY – Publish Date: December 12, 2019 at 07:48AM

Two Nigerian students, in Croatia for a sports tournament, were mistaken for undocumented migrants. They were robbed of their money and clothes and expelled to a country they had never heard of.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Arrest of Top Crime Fighter Stuns Mexico, Where Corruption Is All Too Routine

Author: BY KIRK SEMPLE AND PAULINA VILLEGAS – Publish Date: December 12, 2019 at 07:05AM

The news shocked even a country grown used to graft: The man who for years led Mexico’s war against drug traffickers was accused of taking millions in bribes from the Sinaloa Cartel.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Ending America’s Endless War in Afghanistan

Author: BY JOSEPH VOTEL – Publish Date: December 12, 2019 at 07:00AM

We need to press for an agreement between the U.S. and the Taliban and cement the parallel support of the Afghan government.

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[TRENDING NEWS] NATO Conference Is Canceled After U.S. Ambassador Barred a Trump Critic

Author: BY MARIEL PADILLA – Publish Date: December 9, 2019 at 08:07AM

An expert was scheduled to speak at the Copenhagen event but was told the ambassador, Carla Sands, had vetoed his participation.

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