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Report: Global antisemitism drops 12%, but surges by 45% on US campuses

Apr 24, 2017 5

There was a rise in incidents among English-speaking countries. While violent incidents of antisemitism dropped 12% worldwide in 2016, US campuses saw a surge of 45% in antisemitism, according to data released Sunday. The

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FILE - In this Friday, April 7, 2017 file photo, United States ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley listens as Syria's Deputy U.N. Ambassador Mounzer Mounzer speaks during a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at United Nations headquarters. On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, Haley had a message for North Korea: "We're not trying to pick a fight so don't try and give us one." (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Haley warns North Korea about attacking US base or testing ICBM

Apr 24, 2017 2

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a U.S. military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile, President Donald Trump’s U.N. ambassador said Monday. In several television interviews,

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Jesse Jackson Consoled Shattered Democrats with ‘Healing Time’

Apr 24, 2017 33

The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. yesterday urged a Boston congregation to set aside any resentment over President Trump and what he called “a very derisive, ugly campaign,” instead urging them to organize and fundraise.

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American Airlines suspends attendant after video shows confrontation with sobbing mom

Apr 24, 2017 25

American Airlines said in a statement Friday night that it had “removed from duty” a male team member accused by a passenger of “violently” taking away a baby stroller from a mother, hitting the

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A montage of French national newspaper front pages reporting on the winners of the first round of the French presidential election, centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, are displayed in Paris, France, Monday, April 24, 2017.  French voters shut out the country's political mainstream from the presidency for the first time in the country's modern history, and on Monday found themselves being courted across the spectrum for the runoff election. (AP Photo/Laurent Rebours)

Analysis: France rejects the establishment

Apr 24, 2017 14

Elections in France have been turbulent and full of surprises, and continue to evoke fear and hope in France as well as in the whole region as the last round approaches. Thousands of young

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Kayla Brown, left, wears her gun on her hip while working at the Spring Guns and Amo store Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in Spring, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Gun Store Thefts Rise

Apr 24, 2017 2

Gun store burglaries nationwide are on the rise. But Ron Quick isn’t too worried. For him, concrete barricades and security cameras — among other things — are enough to protect his business. He’s owned

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Student groups to sue UC Berkeley for canceling Ann Coulter’s speech

Apr 24, 2017 7

(UPI) — Students at the University of California at Berkeley are preparing to sue the school after the cancellation of conservative pundit Ann Coulter’s speech, which was originally scheduled for Thursday. On Wednesday, school

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Islam in Detroit: Second doctor, wife charged for genital mutilation of young girls

Apr 22, 2017 51

For the second time in a week, authorities have charged a Detroit area doctor with breaking a federal genital mutilation law, this time arresting a suburban physician and his wife for allegedly helping another

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UC Berkeley picks new day for conservative author Ann Coulter to speak, but pundit counters

Apr 22, 2017 21

BERKELEY — UC Berkeley officials announced Thursday that conservative author Ann Coulter will appear on campus after all. A day after the university called off the April 27 appearance because officials said they could

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FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, a woman holds a sign at a rally outside of City Hall in San Francisco. The Trump administration is moving beyond rhetoric in its effort to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. The Justice Department is forcing nine communities to prove they are complying with an immigration law to continue receiving coveted law enforcement grant money. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

DOJ Warns 9 Sanctuary Cities Grant Money is at Risk

Apr 22, 2017 15

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration intensified its threats to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, warning nine jurisdictions Friday that they may lose coveted law

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