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Friday, Aug 10

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White House Says Omarosa’s Book Is ‘Riddled With Lies ...

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Bridgewater, N.J. (AP) -- The White House is slamming a new book by ex-staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her "a disgruntled former White House ...

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DC's Police And Protesters Prepare for White Nationalists ...

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Washington (AP) -- Government and police officials in the nation's capital say they are confident the city can manage this weekend's planned white ...

17

Zimbabwe’s Opposition Files Court Papers Challenging Vote ...

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Zimbabwe’s main opposition alliance filed court papers challenging the results of last week’s presidential election.

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One More State Knocks Down a Barrier to Voting - Bloomberg

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Automatic voter registration is now on the books in yet another state, with Republican Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts signing a bill into law ...

Trump Chides NFL Players `At It Again' in Kneeling During ...

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President Donald Trump called for players in the National Football League who kneel during the national anthem to be suspended without pay, reigniting the ...

15

Jared Kushner’s Assault on Mideast Peace - Bloomberg

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With Hamas and Israel on the brink of yet another war, Gaza is boiling over, as all intelligent observers have predicted for months. Along with another ...

China State Researcher Predicts End to Child Birth ...

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A Chinese government researcher called for lifting limits on the number of children a family can have, in the latest sign that policy makers are ...

U.S. to Review Cooperation With Zambia After Zimbabwean ...

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The U.S. said it will review “certain aspects” of its cooperation with Zambia after the southern African nation denied asylum to senior Zimbabwean ...

14

It’s Open Season In Saudi Arabia on Everything Canadian

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It’s open season in the Saudi media for all things Canadian. The kingdom’s rulers this week set the two nations off on a diplomatic and trade brawl, and now journalists have been shoved into the ring. ...

John Bolton Makes the Case for Hunting Witches - Bloomberg

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Usually when someone analogizes the U.S. government's current campaign against Russian influence to the Red Scare of the 1950s, it's meant as a cautionary ...

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Turkish Meltdown a Test for Global Leaders: Balance of ...

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Strong-Arm Governments Are Taking Over the Global Economy

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Surveying the end of the Cold War in 1989, political scientist Francis Fukuyama famously argued in an essay titled The End of History? that Western liberal ...

12

Migrant Mother Loses Custody of Sons Over Murky Gang ...

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The day President Donald Trump ordered his administration to stop separating migrant children from parents caught illegally crossing the Mexican border, a ...

In Times of Trade War, Companies Get Creative to Avoid ...

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Facing the barrage of President Donald Trump’s tariffs, Steve Katz is ducking for cover in the trade-war version of a demilitarized zone. Katz manages a ...

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U.S. Stocks Drop, Dollar Gains Amid Turkey Crisis: Markets Wrap

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Stocks sold off around the world, with U.S. equities erasing what would’ve been a sixth weekly gain as Turkey’s economic crisis deepened. The dollar capped its best week since June as the lira sank to ...

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Both Sides of Brexit Can Finally Agree: It’s a Joke ...

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Here is how the companies Bloomberg is following through the Brexit process describe the divorce: “omnishambles,” “farcical” and “a joke.” And ...

07

How to Lose $3 Billion of Bitcoin in India – Bloomberg

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Investors in India lost an alleged $3 billion of Bitcoin, in what could be one of the country's biggest cryptocurrency scams https://bloom.bg/2MfZD4r # ...

UK's Richest Man Has Billions of Reasons to Move to Monaco

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Monaco's decision to scrap income taxes dates back to the time of the American Civil War. The move has since helped draw scores of wealthy individuals to the city-state on the French Riviera, and Monaco may now be about to bag the U.K.'s…

Hottest Summer Bumps Up Climate Fight in Swedish Election

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The Swedish election next month was supposed to be all about immigration, but with the sweltering heatwave that’s had the Nordic region’s biggest economy in its grip for months, the parties are now jo...

05

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Considering a U.S. Presidential Run

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Michael Avenatti -- the lawyer for Stephanie Clifford, the adult film star better known as Stormy Daniels -- told the Des Moines Register that he was “ exploring a run for the presidency of the United ...

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Manafort Used Fake Data to Seek $5 Million Loan, Jurors ...

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After watching the betrayal of Paul Manafort this week by his right-hand man, jurors heard drier testimony Thursday that Manafort lied repeatedly about his ...

Manafort Virginia Fraud Trial: Day-by-Day Recap at a ...

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The trial of Paul Manafort is underway in Alexandria, Virginia, where the former chairman of Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign stands accused of ...

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Kansas Governor's Race Turns Nasty as Kobach's Lead Dwindles

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Topeka, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Thursday that he will remove himself from the further counting of votes while his Republican primary battle with Gov. Jeff Colyer hangs in the balance, describing it as a …

Businesses Urge U.K. to Abandon Net Migration Target Post ...

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The U.K. should drop its net migration target after Brexit and introduce a system for arrivals from the European Union that better meets employers’ needs ...

Trump Stays Quiet While Saudi Arabia-Canada Tensions Rise

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The Trump administration is privately trying to coax Saudi Arabia to dial back hostilities with Canada even as the U.S. maintains a hands-off public approach to the escalating dispute between the two key allies, a senior U.S. official said…

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Pence Says Space Force to Assert US 'Dominance' in Orbit

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President Donald Trump wants Congress to allocate $8 billion over the next five years for space security systems as it establishes a U.S. Space Force as the sixth branch of the military, Vice President Mike Pence said. “It's not enough to…

Trump's Lawyers Say Questions on Flynn, Firing Comey Off ...

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As Donald Trump’s lawyers continue negotiating with Robert Mueller over a presidential interview, they say at least two topics remain off the table: the ...

China's Regional Growth Divergence Adds to Debt Policy ...

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China is growing at a very steady pace -- fluctuating between 6.7 percent and 6.9 percent for the past three years. But under the hood, there’s a wide ...

Modi’s Party Weighs Expanding Contentious Indian Citizenship Rules

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Hardline members of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party want to expand a controversial register that could strip millions of their citizenship, in a move aimed at attracting majority Hindu vot...

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Sessions, Nielsen Ordered to Face Judge If Deportation Not ...

A federal judge ordered U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the secretary of homeland security to personally appear before him if the government fails ...