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    World Muslim Job Applicant Who Refused Handshake Wins Discrimination Case in Sweden – Ny Times

    Farah Alhajeh said that she greeted men and women the same way in mixed company, by bringing her hand to her chest. “We live in a society where … Read more via More Top Stories – Google News – Get more World News
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    World Lara Trump offers Omarosa a $180K salary to rejoin campaign in new recording – ABC News

    Omarosa Manigault Newman, former reality television villain and White House official, released her latest secret recording – this time, a conversation with Lara Trump about joining the Trump campaign. In the conversation, which Manigault Newman said was made in the days after she was fired...
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    World Lara Trump Tells Omarosa She ‘Hopes It’s All Worth It’ After New Secret Recording Revealed – Newsweek

    Lara Trump expressed dismay and feelings of betrayal toward Omarosa Manigault Newman Thursday after the former White House aide released another secret recording that confirmed several revelations made in her new book. Trump, the president’s daughter-in-law, hit back at Manigault Newman after...
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    World Why Catholic Church Sexual Abuse Is So Hard to Stop – VICE

    On Tuesday, a Pennsylvania grand jury released a report on child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church that was nothing less than explosive. Although Americans have been reading similar horrific tales since at least 2002, when Spotlight reporters at the Boston Globe reported on priests there...
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    World Royal Family: Queen’s doctor Peter Fisher, 67, killed in London cycling accident –

    Dr Peter Fisher, 67, served as a homeopathic physician to Her Majesty for over 15 years as part of the royal medical household. After taking part in National Cycle to Work Day on Wednesday, it emerged on Thursday that the royal physician died as a result of a crash … Read more via More Top...
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    World Trump’s military parade could cost more than $90 million – Reuters

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A military parade requested by U.S. President Donald Trump could cost more than $90 million, a U.S. official said, citing provisional planning figures. U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo listen during a cabinet meeting at the White House...
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    World Bolivian mother hangs children after taping their goodbyes – Vanguard News

    A 25-year-old Bolivian woman hanged her three children after making them record goodbye messages to their father on video, police reported Thursday. The woman hanged her one-year old baby, and her two other children aged four and seven, late … Read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Metro Tanzania to arrest entire village over broken water pipe – TODAY.NG

    Agence France-Presse Tanzanian police said on Thursday it planned to arrest all the residents of a village in the country’s south after water pipes were destroyed by a mob. The inhabitants of Ngolo village were accused of deliberately smashing pipes taking water to a neighbouring settlement in...
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    World Donald Trump pushes back against coordinated US media attacks – TODAY.NG

    U.S. President Donald Trump is pushing back against the coordinated editorial attacks by the U.S. media on him on Thursday over what the media called Trump’s consistent attacks on them. The Boston Globe made a call last week for a nationwide denouncement of the president’s “dirty war” against...
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    World Report Finds Traces of a Controversial Herbicide in Cheerios and Quaker Oats – NYT > Health

    An environmental research and advocacy group has found traces of a controversial herbicide in Cheerios, Quaker Oats and other breakfast foods that it says could increase cancer risk for children. The report comes amid longstanding debate about the safety.... Read more via NYT > Health –...
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    World At Least 37 Killed As Suicide Attacker Hits Kabul School – Channels Television

    At least 37 people, the majority of them students, were killed when a suicide blast ripped through a school in a Shiite area … Read more via Channels Television – Get more World News
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    World For Online Daters, Women Peak at 18 While Men Peak at 50, Study Finds. Oy. – NYT

    If you haven’t watched “Nanette,” Hannah Gadsby’s fearless comedy special on Netflix, do that now. (We’ll wait.). In it, Ms. Gadsby takes on the fragility of masculinity.... Read more via NYT > Health – Get more World News