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Texas shooter was not part of Antifa

Claim: The shooter in Texas on November 5, Devin Patrick Kelley, was a member of Antifa attempting to start a civil war.

Fact: The shooter does not have any known ties to Antifa and evidence circulated online is fabricated.  68 more words

Politics And Government

U.K. Finance Minister Seeks to Placate Angry Young Voters

With Brexit looming large, more-affordable housing featured prominently as Philip Hammond presented his budget to Parliament.

Published: November 22, 2017 at 05:30AM

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SALT deduction facts [Link]

The Facts on the SALT Deduction

The House Republican tax plan would eliminate a federal tax deduction for state and local income or sales taxes, and it modifies a deduction for state and local property taxes. 40 more words

Politics And Government

Emmerson Mnangagwa, Mugabe Ex-Deputy, to Be Sworn In as Zimbabwe’s President

Mr. Mnangagwa’s ascension to the post long held by Robert Mugabe will cap a military-led campaign that his allies have tried to coat with a veneer of legality. 74 more words

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Saad Hariri Steps Back From Resignation in Lebanon

The prime minister caused a shock when he appeared in Saudi Arabia and vowed to quit. He now says he will stay in his post to allow for political dialogue. 77 more words

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Listen to ‘The Daily’: Robert Mugabe’s Rise and Fall

Mr. Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe after nearly four decades in power. Will he be remembered as a tyrant, or as a hero? 73 more words

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