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We need the real story of why Trump sold out the Kurds

3 hours 19 min ago
Trump's Syria decision is so incoherent, contradictory and harmful, that it is imperative we find out what was behind it, writes Frida Ghitis: What exactly did Trump and Erdogan say to each other in the phone call preceding the decision? Why did Trump agree to stand back and allow Erdogan's forces -- the Turkish army and Islamist militias -- to make their move?
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The Booker Prize breaks from the rules and names two winners for 2019

3 hours 33 min ago
This year's Booker Prize goes against the rules and traditions of the award by naming both Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo as joint winners on Monday.
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Trump wanted to release his taxes in 2013 to boast about paying so little

3 hours 52 min ago
President Donald Trump's fight to keep his tax returns private is at odds with his own thinking in 2013 and 2014 that releasing them as part of a presidential bid would make him look like a smart businessman who had spent years lowering his taxable income, according to two people with firsthand knowledge of conversations at the time.
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Trump leaves Pentagon scrambling to safely remove US troops

4 hours 51 min ago
President Donald Trump's order to the Pentagon this weekend to withdraw nearly all of the 1,000 US troops from Syria has sparked an urgent effort at the highest levels of the Pentagon to ensure they can be brought out safely.
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Pope Francis' chief bodyguard resigns over leak of document

4 hours 57 min ago
Pope Francis' chief bodyguard resigned Monday over a leak related to an ongoing financial investigation, the Vatican said.
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Euro 2020 qualifier stopped twice over racist abuse of players

5 hours 28 min ago
A Euro 2020 qualifier match between Bulgaria and England in Sofia was temporarily halted twice Monday night after apparently racist abuse was hurled at English players.
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YouTube says fake video of Trump shooting media doesn't violate its rules

6 hours 44 min ago
A fake video that depicts in extremely graphic fashion President Trump attacking and shooting his critics and media outlets does not violate YouTube's policies against content that incites violence because it is "purely fictional," the company told CNN Business Monday.
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Errol Louis: Trump supporters' video carries stomach-turning message

7 hours 6 min ago
It took hours for the White House to issue a condemnation of the disgusting video obtained by the New York Times that depicts President Trump violently slaughtering journalists and political opponents (including former President Obama and sitting members of Congress). The footage, created from a grisly scene in a Hollywood movie, was shown at a meeting of the pro-Trump political group, American Priority, at the Trump Doral resort.
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US President echoes Turkish talking points in defending decision to remove US troops from northern Syria

7 hours 12 min ago
In defending his decision to remove US troops from northern Syria, President Donald Trump echoed talking points from Turkish officials, suggesting that Kurdish forces might be purposely allowing ISIS detainees to escape camps and prisons.
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Actress vows to get arrested every Friday

7 hours 56 min ago
Jane Fonda, actress and activist, joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss her recent arrest at a climate protest in Washington DC.
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CNN reporter: 24 hours changed how the world works

8 hours 2 min ago
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports on the shifting situation in Syria as the battle for land leaves citizens caught in a daily cycle of uncertainty and violence.
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Trump and Congress spar over sanctioning Turkey

8 hours 10 min ago
Facing scathing criticism from Republican lawmakers and members of his own military, President Donald Trump on Monday was working toward applying harsh new sanctions on Turkey following its incursion into northern Syria. But even as he was preparing the economic punishment, a bipartisan group on Capitol Hill was finalizing their own sanctions, threatening to undermine the President's attempts at confronting the growing crisis.
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Trump tries to rewrite reality on his Ukraine controversy

8 hours 49 min ago
• Trump's former top Russia adviser testifies • READ: The most important documents related to the Trump impeachment inquiry
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Woman busted for marijuana at Moscow airport is at the center of a three-way diplomatic wrangle

9 hours 20 min ago
An American-Israeli woman arrested at a Moscow airport with nine and a half grams of marijuana has found herself at the center of a diplomatic standoff between Israel, Russia, and the United States.
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Boxer in critical condition after 10th-round knockout

9 hours 49 min ago
Boxer Patrick Day is in critical condition after suffering a knockout during his fight with Charles Conwell Saturday night in Chicago.
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Ryan Reynolds continues Hugh Jackman 'feud' with expletive filled birthday rant

9 hours 55 min ago
It's Ryan Reynolds turn to make a move in his ongoing feud with Hugh Jackman.
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She moved in with her mom to take care of her. Police shot her through a window

10 hours 33 sec ago
In her final months, Atatiana Jefferson moved to another city to take care of her ailing mother.
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Interstellar comet fits right in with our solar system

10 hours 3 min ago
It's only the second observed "interloper" to cross into our solar system, but interstellar comet 21/Borisov looks incredibly similar to our own comets based on new observations by astronomers. They're also learning new details about the comet, like the fact that it has a reddish hue, according to a new study.
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