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Hundreds of Camden flats evacuated over fire risk fears - BBC News

Friday, June 23, 2017


BBC News

Hundreds of Camden flats evacuated over fire risk fears
BBC News
More than 800 homes in tower blocks on a council estate in Camden, north London, are being evacuated because of safety concerns over cladding. Camden Council says people in flats in five towers on the Chalcots estate will be moved for "urgent fire ...
Hundreds of London residents evacuated over fire safety concernsCBS News
The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fearMiami Herald
Hundreds Of People In Five London Tower Blocks Are Being Evacuated Over Fire Safety FearsBuzzFeed News
CNN -Fortune -New York Post -The Guardian
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Week In Politics: Senate GOP Health Care Bill, Georgia Special Election - NPR

Friday, June 23, 2017


Week In Politics: Senate GOP Health Care Bill, Georgia Special Election
NPR
NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with our regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and David Brooks of The New York Times, about the Senate Republican health care bill, the special election in Georgia, and ...

Why Saudi Arabia hates Al Jazeera so much - Washington Post

Friday, June 23, 2017


Washington Post

Why Saudi Arabia hates Al Jazeera so much
Washington Post
If you want to understand why many Arab world leaders hate Al Jazeera, consider “Sharia and Life.” For years, the call-in show was one of the network's most popular, reaching tens of millions. Viewers would call in and pose their faith questions to ...
White House: Qatar Gulf row is a 'family issue'BBC News
The Oil Glut Camouflages Some Vicious Black SwansBloomberg
The Saudi-Led Bloc's List of Demands to End Qatar CrisisThe Atlantic
New York Daily News -Stars and Stripes -Voice of America -Reuters
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Oppressive politics is on the rise: Donald Trump's support for strongmen is fueling a global crackdown on activism - Salon

Friday, June 23, 2017


Salon

Oppressive politics is on the rise: Donald Trump's support for strongmen is fueling a global crackdown on activism
Salon
Very recently, this poisonous political climate hit home for our organization when Taner Kilic, the chair of Amnesty International Turkey, was arrested on the completely fabricated charges of being tied to a political movement connected to last year's ...

Facing Putin, Trump will confront complex swirl of controversy - CNN

Friday, June 23, 2017


CNN

Facing Putin, Trump will confront complex swirl of controversy
CNN
Washington (CNN) Inside the capacious Hamburg Messe conference hall next month, President Donald Trump will come face-to-face with the man whose shadow has darkened much of his presidency: Vladimir Putin. The two men have not met in person ...
How Democratic timidity may have helped Trump get electedWashington Post (blog)
American Weakness and Incompetence Are Vladimir Putin's Greatest AssetsNational Review
Obama official: We 'choked' on Russia response: reportThe Hill
RollingStone.com -CBS News -Washington Examiner -WND.com
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The Senate is investigating whether former Attorney General Loretta Lynch interfered in the Clinton email investigation - Business Insider

Friday, June 23, 2017


Business Insider

The Senate is investigating whether former Attorney General Loretta Lynch interfered in the Clinton email investigation
Business Insider
Loretta Lynch Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch delivers her farewell address at the Justice Department in January 2017. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images. Several members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have opened a bipartisan inquiry into ...
Senators are investigating former AG Loretta Lynch for political interferenceCBS News
Senate Judiciary Opening Probe on Whether Loretta Lynch Tried to Interfere with Clinton Email InvestigationFox News
Grassley, Feinstein want answers from Loretta LynchPolitico
CNN International -New York Times -Chuck Grassley
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Politics Enters the Fast Lane - National Review

Friday, June 23, 2017


National Review

Politics Enters the Fast Lane
National Review
Two weeks ago, I wrote in this “news”letter about how politics is becoming “lifestyle-ized.” Everyone talks about how everyday life is becoming politicized, but the reverse is true, too. Politics is becoming a lifestyle choice, a fashion, in ways it ...

White House Appoints Trump DC Hotel Employee As Chief Usher - TPM

Friday, June 23, 2017


TPM

White House Appoints Trump DC Hotel Employee As Chief Usher
TPM
The White House announced on Friday afternoon that it has hired a manager at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., to serve as the White House's chief usher. Timothy Harleth is the director of rooms at President Donald Trump's D.C. hotel ...

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Saudi Arabia, major combatant in Yemen, to tackle spread of cholera - CNN

Friday, June 23, 2017


CNN

Saudi Arabia, major combatant in Yemen, to tackle spread of cholera
CNN
(CNN) Saudi Arabia plans to shell out tens of millions of dollars to stem an outbreak of cholera in Yemen, spawned amid the military offensive it's spearheading there against the Houthi rebels. Riyadh announced a donation of $66.7 million to UNICEF ...
Saudi Arabia: Youth (and Geniture) will be servedHuffPost
Saudi crown prince donates $66 million to fight Yemen cholera epidemicReuters
UN: Cholera Cases in Yemen Could Top 300000 by End of AugustVoice of America
NBCNews.com -STRATFOR -Daily Sabah -Vox
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British PM May defends Brexit rights offer in face of EU doubts - Reuters

Friday, June 23, 2017


Reuters

British PM May defends Brexit rights offer in face of EU doubts
Reuters
BRUSSELS British Prime Minister Theresa May defended her offer to let millions of EU citizens stay in Britain after Brexit as fellow EU leaders responded coolly on Friday to her opening move in negotiations on Britain's withdrawal. A year to the day ...
Ideas on the table for citizens' rightsBBC News
The Latest: May insists her offer on EU citizens was fairWashington Post
British proposal on citizens' rights after Brexit fails to impress European UnionLos Angeles Times
STRATFOR -Voice of America -New York Times -U.S. News & World Report
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Nebraska Dem official ousted for saying he's wished Rep. Scalise dead - Washington Times

Friday, June 23, 2017


Washington Times

Nebraska Dem official ousted for saying he's wished Rep. Scalise dead
Washington Times
A gunman shot at lawmakers during a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, Wednesday. Rep. Steve Scalise was injured in the attack. (Associated Press) more >. Print. By Jessica Chasmar - The Washington Times - Friday, June 23, 2017.
Caught On Tape: Democrat Official Says He's Glad Steve Scalise Got ShotThe Federalist

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This one insane day changed the course of US politics forever - VICE News

Friday, June 23, 2017


VICE News

This one insane day changed the course of US politics forever
VICE News
While journalists around the country were reacting to what appeared to be the story of the campaign — an “Access Hollywood” recording of Donald Trump bragging he could grab women “by the pussy” — U.S. intelligence agencies were sounding an alarm ...

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Emmanuel Macron's charm offensive in Brussels debut - BBC News

Friday, June 23, 2017


BBC News

Emmanuel Macron's charm offensive in Brussels debut
BBC News
An enormous smile on the red carpet. A flirtatious wink for the BBC's political editor. Emmanuel Macron laid on the charm from the second he stepped out of his limo at his first meeting of the European Council in Brussels. At the president's mid-summit ...
Gingrich: Why France's Macron is a president worth watchingFox News
Despite Decisive Victory, Macron and En Marche Face Deep DivisionsHuffPost
Arnold Schwarzenegger's new friend: France's Emmanuel MacronUSA TODAY
WHIO -The Hill (blog) -Fox Business -FRANCE 24
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US-led coalition unsure if Islamic State's Baghdadi dead or alive - Reuters

Friday, June 23, 2017


Reuters

US-led coalition unsure if Islamic State's Baghdadi dead or alive
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A man purported to be the reclusive leader of the militant Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi making what would have been his first public appearance, at a mosque in the centre of Iraq's second city, Mosul, according to a video recording ...
Russia: 'High Probability' ISIS Leader Killed, Pentagon Says Not So FastThe Daily Caller
If alive, Baghdadi has lost influence over his caliphate, says coalitionRudaw
Russia certain on Baghdadi death, US-led coalition unsureAl-Arabiya
Kasmir Monitor -CBS News -New Jersey Herald -The Atlantic
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The GCC crisis: Draconian demands and juvenile politics - Aljazeera.com

Friday, June 23, 2017


Aljazeera.com

The GCC crisis: Draconian demands and juvenile politics
Aljazeera.com
The demands that were leaked on Friday are so extreme and unrealistic in their scope, severity, and credibility that, if they are indeed accurate, they may backfire and hurt the Saudi and Emirati governments that are at odds with political realities in ...

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Asylum Hill Minister Departs Amid Clash of Faith and Politics - Hartford Courant

Friday, June 23, 2017


Hartford Courant

Asylum Hill Minister Departs Amid Clash of Faith and Politics
Hartford Courant
After the election of Donald Trump, Asylum Hill Congregational Church pastor Matthew Laney offered a blunt prayer for his congregation, asking the Lord to "bring the president out of darkness and into the light," and "admit the harm he has caused with ...

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Facebook is playing a decisive role in UK politics and regulators are starting to take note - CNBC

Friday, June 23, 2017


CNBC

Facebook is playing a decisive role in UK politics and regulators are starting to take note
CNBC
Recent elections have shown that likes and shares on social media giant Facebook are translating into votes for political parties at an increasing rate. But while Facebook is "one of the, if not the most important channel" of the media, there are ...

Democrats and the Losing Politics of Contempt - New York Times

Thursday, June 22, 2017


New York Times

Democrats and the Losing Politics of Contempt
New York Times
But in politics, contempt had better not be visible. Voters notice. That seems to have been what happened in the Sixth District the moment Democrats decided to turn the race into a referendum on Trump. “Republicans saw Ossoff's campaign omnipresence as ...
OPINION: Nancy Pelosi's battle against the GOP politics of personal destructionThe Hill (blog)
Essential Politics: It's Handel. Now what?Los Angeles Times
Georgia's lesson: All politics is tribal.Washington Post
The New Yorker -FiveThirtyEight -The Root
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Democratic Congresswoman: Identity Politics Hijacked My Party ... - Townhall

Thursday, June 22, 2017


Townhall

Democratic Congresswoman: Identity Politics Hijacked My Party ...
Townhall
Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI) is reportedly feeling a bit alone within her party. She was one of the few Democrats who were not sold on Hillary Clinton winning the ...

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Ronna Romney McDaniel: One woman's rise to the top of ... - CNN International

Thursday, June 22, 2017


Ronna Romney McDaniel: One woman's rise to the top of ...
CNN International
When the elevator doors opened and I turned the corner toward the chairman's office at the Republican National Committee Headquarters, I looked at the wall ...

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