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Marine Le Pen Thrives Among French Poor, Vote Analysis Shows Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

PARIS, (AFP): Marine Le Pen's protectionist, anti-establishment message resonated most in parts of France with lower incomes, lower life expectancy and lower education levels, a Reuters analysis of voting in Sunday's first round shows. However there was no evidence that she scored particularly..

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Asylum Seekers’ Hope Shatters With US Top Court Ruling Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

WASHINGTON, (REUTERS): The US Supreme Court sidestepped a turbulent debate over illegal immigration on Monday, turning away an appeal by a group of asylum-seeking Central American women and their children who aimed to clarify the constitutional rights of people who the government has prioritized..

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California Judge Questions Donald Trump’s Sanctuary City Order Saturday, April 15th, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, (REUTERS): A California federal judge on Friday strongly questioned the US Justice Department over whether to suspend an order by President Donald Trump to withhold federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities for immigrants. US District Court Judge William Orrick III questioned..

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Muslim Woman’s Hijab Ripped Off, Assaulted In US Thursday, April 13th, 2017

WASHINGTON, (PTI): A Muslim woman's hijab was allegedly ripped off in the US by a man who she claimed beat her "like an animal" and repeatedly stepped on her head, prompting calls for a hate crime probe. The woman from Milwaukee was attacked as she walked home from prayer. Milwaukee police told..

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2 Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide At California School: Police Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

LOS ANGELES, (AFP): Gunfire erupted in an elementary school classroom in the California city of San Bernardino on Monday in what police said they believe is a case of "murder-suicide" resulting in multiple injuries. "Preliminary info is 4 victims, being treated," city police chief Jarrod Burguan..

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ISIS Claims Egypt Church Bombings That Killed 38: Report Monday, April 10th, 2017

CAIRO, (AFP): The ISIS claimed responsibility for bombing two Egyptian churches as worshippers gathered to mark Palm Sunday, killing at least 38 people in the deadliest attacks on the Coptic Christian minority in recent memory. The attacks followed a Cairo church bombing in December and came weeks..

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