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Trump makes immigration top midterm campaign issue, hoping to put Dems on ICESenate ramps up Russia sanctions threat with dual hearingsTrump says ex-CIA, FBI official Philip Mudd 'in no mental condition' to have clearanceICE deports former Nazi labor camp guard who lied about his pastProtesters take down 'Silent Sam' Confederate statue on UNC campus

Editor's Picks: Kofi Annan represented all that is wrong about the United NationsTrump says ex-CIA, FBI official Philip Mudd 'is in no mental condition' to have security clearanceHR McMaster talked Trump out of blocking Obama's access to intelligence: ReportJury in Manafort trial ends third day of deliberations with no verdictAnn Coulter book: Clinton, Pelosi, Mueller, Stephanopoulos lead war on Trump for erasing Obama

Commentary - Washington Secrets - Red Alert: All wrongs are not racialDemocrats' campaign finance hypocrisyThe opioid epidemic is a cultural problem, it requires cultural solutionsCalifornia moving to mandate abortion pills on campus Washington Examiner


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In Jerusalem, Bolton and Netanyahu blast ‘wretched,’ ‘disastrous’ Iran dealIsrael media review: Iran on the menu: 7 things to know for August 20 Meeting Netanyahu, Bolton says Iran tops list of challenges facing U.S., worldTop Trump adviser: U.S., Israel, Russia all want Iran out of SyriaCorbyn, who sought Israel’s demise, is an anti-Semite. Labour must kick him outIsraeli troops come under fire along Gaza border; no injuriesDefense minister: Israel’s ‘endgame’ in Gaza is the toppling of Hamas Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas rejection of possible Israel-Hamas truce said to create tension with EgyptDefense minister says Abbas trying to sabotage deal with Hamas

Labour head Corbyn sat on panel alongside Hamas terror leadersShots fired at U.S. embassy in Turkey, shattering windowKnife-wielding man attacks police in Barcelona, is shot deadThree suspects to be indicted over soldier’s 2017 death at raveIranians rage against elites’ nepotism, corruption in social media campaignFrance’s Total gas giant has officially left Iran, oil minister saysIran detains outspoken lawyer who called for free elections

MOST READ: UN chief proposes military force to protect Palestinians from IsraelHead of Syrian intel’s ‘Palestine Department’ said assassinatedArab Israeli attempts to stab cop in Jerusalem’s Old City, is shot deadCiting rising anti-Semitism, leading lawyer to leave UK for IsraelDenouncing UN chief, Danon says Gazans need protection from Hamas, not IsraelWhy ‘Lucky Jew’ imagery is so popular in PolandJ Street drops endorsement of Michigan candidate for backing one-state solutionIran says warships to be equipped with advanced defense system Times of Israel


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PepsiCo to Buy SodaStream for $3.2 BillionElon Musk Defends Punishing Pace as Tesla Saga Enters Third Week Gundlach Warns Record Treasury Shorts Risk Pain on Squeeze Venezuela Launches One of the Greatest FX Devaluations in History Turkey Signs Swap Deal With Qatar Before Markets Close for Break After 60 Years, I-95 Is Complete Congress Forecast Post-November: Power Struggles in Both Parties Gen Z Is Set to Outnumber Millennials Within a Year Amazon Isn’t Paying Its Electric Bills. Local Taxpayers Might Be U.S. Stock Futures Track Gains Across Europe, Asia: Markets Wrap

Trending: China, Unsure of How to Handle Trump, Braces for ‘New Cold War’ Turkey's Attempt to Stem the Lira Rout May Come Back to Haunt It U.K. Home Prices Dip With London Leading `Late Summer Sale' How Crises and Bailouts Have Changed Greece’s Economy ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Overcomes Competition, Hollywood’s Biases Banks Are Eyeing $1.5 Trillion in Credit Card SecretsRussia Sanctions Bill Tweaks in Senate May Curb Spillover Risks Copper Climbs Above $6,000 as LME Orders Rise Most in 3 Years KPMG's Annus Horribilis Continues With Fine for Ted Baker Audits Facebook, Coke Could Face Tax Hit After Ruling Against Medtronic Why Tensions Between Uber and Cities Peaked in NYC: QuickTake

Commentary: The Biggest Risks for U.S. Equity Investors There’s Not Much Fun in Qutoutiao’s Financials The Caucuses Are a Year and a Half Away. Iowa’s Already SwarmedClimate Change’s Long-Term Fix Has a Short-Term Cost Bloomberg


CORRUPTION CHRONICLES - Mainstream Media Scream: (Watch Dog On-Line Publications) Corruption Chronicles: WEEKLY UPDATE: FIVE MORE CLASSIFIED EMAILS ON CLINTON’S UNSECURE SYSTEMJudicial Watch Uncovers Five More Clinton Emails Containing Classified Material on Her Unsecure, Non-‘State.gov’ Email SystemOn Watch: Brennan’s Clearance Revocation is Anti-Swamp & Anti-CorruptionGuyana & the Resource CurseISIS Militant Quietly Released after FBI Intervention Surfaces in Minimum Security JailMillions to Help Immigrants “Foster a Sense of Belonging and Attachment” to U.S.Public University Pays Radical 89-yr-old Linguist Who Supports Hezbollah $750k to Teach Politics Judicial Watch


FAKE NEWS OMISSIONS and DISTORTIONS: New York Times' Executive Editor Dean Baquet: 'The President Has Sent a Message to Despots Abroad' With His Criticism of the PressEx-MSNBC's Toure Neblett: U.S. 'Is a White Supremacist Country'Networks Fret Over Arrest of Illegal Immigrant Homicide SuspectCNN: Trump's Base Are ‘Couch Potato Anarchists,’ Says Former Fox AnalystMSNBC: Sharpton Misspells 'Respect,' Admits Trump Calls Many People 'Dog'Alt-Left Insanity: Marriage Troubles? Sexbots to the Rescue!New York Times Takes on Right-Wing 'Trash Radio' Host for ‘Islamophobia''GET OUT!!!' CNN's Berserk Phil Mudd Tries to Kick Guest off ShowThe Boston Globe Rallies the Press: Go Get the President The Week in Media Bias History: Obama the ‘Ecstatic Human Achievement' News Busters


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Trump rips Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell for raising interest rates saying he is 'not thrilled' - and accuses China and Europe of currency manipulationThe New York Nazi: America deports 95-year-old former SS member and concentration camp guard back to Germany - 70 years after he fled to New York City to escape justice'Now they're killing the children': Boys aged 16 and 17 are found shot to death in a field after 'war-zone' weekend in Chicago which left six dead and 52 injuredFather charged with murdering his family admits he was having an AFFAIR but claims his pregnant wife strangled their daughters after he told her he was leaving, and he then killed her in a rageAdorable 11-year-old transplant patient is left speechless as Drake surprises her in hospital, after she revealed she had just two wishesYazidi sex slave who fled from ISIS to become the face of her people's suffering is set to marry the U.S. army interpreter who helped her overcome her ordealAngry protesters tear down controversial Confederate statue on University of North Carolina campus after 300 marched and demanded its removal Daily Mail


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Germany - Europe: Former SS camp guard Jakiv Palij has landed in Düsseldorf, 14 years after his deportation order was signed in the U.S.Germany's east-west wage gap alive and kickingGermany poised to set world's largest trade surplusGerman army shows off ailing NATO helicopterGermany: Small arms exports down, light weapons upFrench energy giant Total officially pulls out of IranItaly allows stranded migrants to dock in SicilyWHO: Measles infections surge in Europe in 2018The most dangerous mosquito-borne diseasesInside Europe: 50 years since Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia

Donald Trump fears 'perjury trap' in 'Russia probe'Afghan President Ashraf Ghani deliveres message as militants launched rockets into the diplomatic zone near the presidential palaceTwo Iranians indicted in U.S. on spying chargesThe perilous flight out of VenezuelaPope vows no more sexual abuse cover-upsEarth's magnetic poles can flip faster than first thought Deutsche Welle


Top News Stories - Photos (South China Morning Post)

North Korea Nuclear Crisis: Second Trump-Kim summit ‘most likely’, U.S. president says - Xi Jinping reported to be visiting North Korea next monthSpread of mosquitoes in Hong Kong hits an 11-year high for JulyArtificial island could house 830,000 Hongkongers, think tank claimsSurge in invisible, deadly pollutant is choking Hong KongChinese ‘projects will not go on’: Mahathir blasts Najib’s ‘stupidity’Xi Jinping declares Malaysia a major part of China's belt and road visionHong Kong and Macau students will face compulsory military training at top mainland Chinese university for first timeHidden pollution risk means Hong Kong’s typhoon signal No 1 might be scarier than you thinkHong Kong leader struggles for words to convey anger at separatistXi renews call for military loyalty to the Communist Party

Opinion: China and Malaysia must continue to reap benefits of cooperationThe mysterious rise and fall of China’s scandal-hit ‘vaccine queen’Turkey’s crisis shows a deeper disease - and Asia is infected South China Morning Post


Top News Stories - Photos (RT Russia Today)

Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet, President Rouhani checks out the cockpit (VIDEO) U.S. sanctions scare Total out of Iran despite Brussels ‘protection’ pledge Turkey's Erdogan says attack on economy no different from attack on flag amid U.S. pressure Attack on police station in Catalonia investigated as a terrorist act ‘Panicking’ white farmers putting land up for sale in South Africa – report Russia & Japan plan to launch freight route via Trans-Siberian Railway Not just Russians: China, North Korea & Iran may target U.S. elections, Bolton says without proof

Op-Edge: Speculators will make hay from great Australian economic crash while workers pay the price 1953 Iran coup - a crime authored in London and Washington RT Russia Today


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