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Yazidi Girl Who Escaped ISIS Said She Was Raped Every Day

A Yazidi girl who escaped after she was captured by ISIS jihadists said she was raped every day and ...

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Trump Visit to Long Island Sends ‘Major Signal’ to MS-13

President Donald Trump will travel to Suffolk County, New York, on Friday, in what one lawmaker is c...

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Democrats Block Key Witness Against Shadowy Firm Fusion GPS

Senate Democrats used a parliamentary maneuver Wednesday to cut short a high-profile hearing, where ...

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House Votes for $1.6 Billion Down Payment on Border Wall

The GOP-controlled House has given tentative approval to a $1.6 billion down payment for President D...

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Bannon Is Said to Call for 44% Tax on Incomes Above $5 Million

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon supports paying for middle-class tax cuts with a new top r...

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Police Arrest One-Armed Clown Wielding Machete

Police in Maine arrested a 31-year-old man after he was reported wearing a clown mask and wielding a...

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Yazidi Girl Who Escaped ISIS Said She Was Raped Every Day

A Yazidi girl who escaped after she was captured by ISIS jihadists said she was raped every day and attempted to kill herself. The woman, who only identified herself as "Ekhlas," told The BBC she was 14 years old when ISIS fighters captured her in 2014. She and thousands of other Yazidi women were k...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Police Arrest One-Armed Clown Wielding Machete

Police in Maine arrested a 31-year-old man after he was reported wearing a clown mask and wielding a machete, ...

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Trump Visit to Long Island Sends ‘Major Signal’ to MS-13

President Donald Trump will travel to Suffolk County, New York, on Friday, in what one lawmaker is calling an “historic” trip to a regional hot bed and breeding spot for individuals belonging to the violent street gang MS-13. “This is a vicious gang of murderers … brutal … just an absolute disgrace,...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

ISIS Struggles to Defend Its Capital in Syria

The Islamic State is struggling to mount an effective defense of the Syrian city of Raqqa, the terror group's headquarters, where local forces are making rapid headway in ousting the militants, the U.S. military said.   The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) say they have captured ...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Transgender Service Members Doubt Trump Can Kick Them Out

Transgender service members and veterans were dismayed by President Trump’s tweets Wednesday announcing a ban on transgender individuals serving in the military, but some say they doubt the prohibition will take effect. “Overall, I’m hopeful,” said Madison Holderegger, 23, a transwoman cur...

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Bannon Is Said to Call for 44% Tax on Incomes Above $5 Million

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon supports paying for middle-class tax cuts with a new top rate of 44 percent for Americans who make more than $5 million a year, according to a person familiar with his thinking. It’s unclear whether President Donald Trump would support the move, which would ...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Teen Who Livestreamed Dying Sister Pleads Not Guilty

The California woman who livestreamed the aftermath of the car crash that killed her 14-year-old sister and injured another teen pleaded not guilty Wednesday to two counts of gross vehicular manslaughter and several other counts. Obdulia Sánchez, 18, of Stockton, was behind the wheel of a ...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

ICE Arrests 114 in New York Operation Targeting Fugitives and Illegal Immigrants

An Ecuadorian citizen who was illegally in the United States and had been convicted of rape was among 114 people arrested during an 11-day operation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers in New York, the agency said Tuesday. ICE ...

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Democrats Block Key Witness Against Shadowy Firm Fusion GPS

Senate Democrats used a parliamentary maneuver Wednesday to cut short a high-profile hearing, where a key witness was set to testify on Russia's misdeeds and also raise fresh allegations against the company behind the infamous anti-Trump dossier. Bill Browder, the CEO and co-founder of Hermitage Cap...

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

House Votes for $1.6 Billion Down Payment on Border Wall

The GOP-controlled House has given tentative approval to a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The controversial wall money is being given a ride on legislation to give the Pentagon a massive spending boost and increase funding for ...