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11/22/2017 12:05 PM
Trump Is On The Verge Of Politicizing The Census, Advocates Say

Trump Is On The Verge Of Politicizing The Census, Advocates SayPresident Donald Trump is reportedly leaning toward tapping an academic for the No. 2 position at the U.S. Census Bureau, a decision that has alarmed advocates who say the pick lacks adequate management experience for a massive operational role and has political views that would undermine the credibility of the agency.



11/22/2017 12:40 PM
Sutherland Springs church pastor says he's struggling to deal with his grief

Sutherland Springs church pastor says he's struggling to deal with his griefFrank Pomeroy, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, talked to the New York Times about dealing with his grief from the attack.



11/23/2017 05:01 AM
Man who claims Earth is flat says he'll prove his belief by taking flight in a DIY rocket

Man who claims Earth is flat says he'll prove his belief by taking flight in a DIY rocketScience has long been the target of conspiracy theories, some of which have persisted for centuries.



11/22/2017 02:23 PM
Anita Hill: Joe Biden's Apology Is 'Not Enough'

Anita Hill: Joe Biden's Apology Is 'Not Enough'Anita Hill said former Vice President Joe Biden’s recent apology for his handling of her 1991 Senate testimony against then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas is “not enough” to make up for his failure at the time “to show leadership on this issue on behalf of women’s equality.”



11/22/2017 03:22 PM
Trump Hotel Owner Pays Trumps to Leave

Trump Hotel Owner Pays Trumps to LeaveAndrea Bernstein talks with Rachel Maddow about the problems the Trump family has had with the Trump SoHo Hotel and today's news that the owner has paid the Trump's to exit the contract early, as the Trump name is seen as damaging to business.



11/22/2017 10:17 PM
Police Storm Detention Center As Australia Slammed Over 'Humanitarian Crisis'

Police Storm Detention Center As Australia Slammed Over 'Humanitarian Crisis'Law enforcement officials in Papua New Guinea moved to evict hundreds of asylum seekers from a former detention center on Manus Island after the Australian government closed it late last month.



11/22/2017 01:16 PM
U.S. Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea, three missing

U.S. Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea, three missingA U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in the Philippine Sea south of Japan on Wednesday as it flew to the aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan and three people were missing, in the latest Navy accident in the region. Eight other people were rescued and transferred to the carrier where they were in good condition, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said. "Search and rescue efforts for three personnel continue with U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) ships and aircraft on scene," the U.S. Seventh Fleet said in a news release.



11/22/2017 03:40 PM
No verdict yet in San Francisco pier killing as jury breaks

No verdict yet in San Francisco pier killing as jury breaksSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming to a close more than two years after setting off a national firestorm over immigration.



11/23/2017 01:12 PM
Drug-maker Teva set for major layoffs in Israel, US: report

Drug-maker Teva set for major layoffs in Israel, US: reportPharmaceutical giant Teva is preparing to sack thousands of employees in Israel and the United States, including one quarter of its Israeli workforce, a business newspaper said Thursday. Israel-based Teva, the world's biggest manufacturer of generic drugs, will sack 25 percent of its 6,860 employees in Israel and more than 10 percent of its 10,000-strong workforce in the US, Calcalist daily said. Teva shares in the United States have taken a plunge this year as the company has faced harsh financial woes.



11/22/2017 05:57 AM
Trump Makes World's Dumbest Feud Even Dumber

Trump Makes World's Dumbest Feud Even DumberPresident Donald Trump escalated what has arguably been his most mindless feud yet by calling the father of a college basketball player “a poor man’s version of Don Kong, but without the hair” and “ungrateful fool.”




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