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Chelsea Manning hung up phone on Harvard dean who delivered fellowship snub

Manning objective summon from Douglas Elmendorf early in idiom of uneasines at academies decision, beginning tells Guardian Chelsea Manning, the onetime US soldier who disclosed hundreds of thousands of state mysteries and acted seven years in military prison, abruptly interrupted … Continue reading

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How NBA star Dennis Rodman came to stand between the world and nuclear war

It says a lot about “the worlds” that the only guy on good terms with both Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un is a former basketball player 2017 has become the year when absurd farces appear to be coming true. When … Continue reading

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Stormfront: ‘murder capital of internet’ pulled offline after civil rights action

Web.com pulls support for one of the oldest and larger neo-nazi loathe locates following expedition by Lawyers Committee for Civil right Under Law One of the oldest and larger neo-nazi sites on the internet, the white supremacist chatroom Stormfront, has … Continue reading

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Rare pine marten caught on camera in Yorkshire for first time in 35 years

Sighting of animal follows four-year job on the North York Moors carried out in partnership with Forestry Commission One of Englands rarest animals has been caught on camera after a four-year stakeout by wildlife experts. A male pine marten, last … Continue reading

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Arrests at violent Berkeley Trump protests while tax marches stay calm

On day of protest, police make 13 arrests as pro-Trump crowd clashes with anti-fascists in California and thousands call for financial disclosure elsewhere Hundreds of self-described anti-fascist protesters and supporters of Donald Trump clashed in Berkeley, California, in sporadic brawls … Continue reading

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UK tourists to US may get asked to hand in passwords or be denied entry

Although mitigation options dwell, lawyers forewarn attempts to protect personal data may be seen as probable cause for searching British travellers to the United States face the uncomfortable preference of handing over personal information, including social media passwords and mobile … Continue reading

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Six die after Indian police open fire on Kashmir poll protesters

Scores disabled after bullets and shotgun pellets shelled as thousands of parties storm polling stations in Budgam district Six civilians were killed in Indian-administered Kashmir when police opened fire on objectors who stormed polling stations during a byelection for a … Continue reading

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I saw you on Sean Spicer: Trump press briefings become hottest show in town

The White House press secretary is aggressive, antagonistic and flustered. And, in the spotlight of live TV, he was able to appear to be channeling his petulant master Every visitor alleges its smaller than they expected. The meagre James S … Continue reading

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Venezuela reverses ruling that stripped congress of legislative powers

President Nicolas Maduro requests supreme court to asses ruling annulling lawmaking figure following protests Venezuelas supreme court has overturned his determination to strip congress of its legislative powers, which triggered objections in the country and prevalent international denunciation. The move … Continue reading

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Lost in space: debris shield bag floats away from astronauts during ISS spacewalk

US astronauts were halfway through their mission to prepare a docking port for upcoming business seat taxis when they lost a purse of equipment A 1.5 m( 5ft) rubble shield being installed on the

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