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Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood wasn’t an extremist, says ex boss
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Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood wasn’t an extremist, says ex boss

Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood was an “apolitical” man who showed no interest in radical Islam in the two years he lived in Luton, his former boss said.

Farasat Latif, a director at language school Elas UK where Masood worked between …

GOP has an opportunity and a duty to repair the flaws in the Affordable Care Act
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GOP has an opportunity and a duty to repair the flaws in the Affordable Care Act

Demonstrators celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision upholding the Affordable Care Act’s federal subsidies outside the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C., in 2015. President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal “Obamacare” off the House floor …

‘Youthquake’ behind Labour election surge divides generations
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‘Youthquake’ behind Labour election surge divides generations

The “youthquake” that drove Labour’s general election surge extended to the under-45s, according to authoritative Ipsos Mori estimates of how Britain voted published on Tuesday.

The Ipsos Mori figures, which have been published for every general election since 1979, showed …

Bodies of two young UN workers missing in Congo for two weeks found in a shallow grave
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Bodies of two young UN workers missing in Congo for two weeks found in a shallow grave

‘Living la vida loca in the DRC,’ Zaida Catalan had posted 24 weeks ago in this post taken near Lake Kivu in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

BENI, Congo — The bodies of an American and a Swedish investigator with …

Cubs outlook for 2017: Few weak spots for defending champs
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Cubs outlook for 2017: Few weak spots for defending champs

Photos from Game 7 of the World Series at Progressive Field in Cleveland on Nov. 2, 2016.

After the Cubs won their first World Series title since 1908, President Theo Epstein added insurance and balance to a taxed roster. Here’s …

TRIGGERED: Britain Invokes Article 50 to Begin Brexit Process
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TRIGGERED: Britain Invokes Article 50 to Begin Brexit Process

Tusk tweeted that “after nine months the UK has delivered,” followed by a photo of Barrow handing him the letter in front of British and EU flags in Brussels.

There is “no reason to pretend this is a happy day,” …

Wanda Sets IP Venture With Tencent, Unveils Huge Production Slate
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Wanda Sets IP Venture With Tencent, Unveils Huge Production Slate

China’s Dalian Wanda group Monday unveiled a strategic cooperation pact with Internet giant Tencent,. The agreement stretches from cooperation in film to VR and games.

The property to entertainment giant also pulled back the curtains on its own 20-plus film …

Rodrigo Duterte risks losing support if he gets too close to Donald Trump
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Rodrigo Duterte risks losing support if he gets too close to Donald Trump

Popular populist. EPA/CRISTINO

The president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, has become one of the world’s most notorious politicians. He revels in being referred to by nicknames such as “Duterte Harry”, “The Punisher”, and “The Trump of the East”. Outspoken …

Scene of the Finsbury Park van attack: one of London’s most diverse neighbourhoods
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Scene of the Finsbury Park van attack: one of London’s most diverse neighbourhoods

Finsbury Park is a typically diverse London suburb situated a few kilometres north of the city centre. It’s home to a staggering variety of nationalities and although it is undergoing a lot of gentrification ( a theatre has opened in …

We’re Getting a Batgirl Movie From Joss Whedon
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We’re Getting a Batgirl Movie From Joss Whedon

Joss Whedon very much wanted to be the one to bring Wonder Woman to the screen, but failing in that, he’s moved on to another story staring a powerful young lady who kicks evildoer butt.

Variety reports that the world …