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Reuters
At the UN, Trump’s silences spoke volumes— with an assertion of the primacy of universal human rights or Washington’s co
Reuters / Posted yesterday
— with an assertion of the primacy of universal human rights or Washington’s commitment to promoting democracy. Indeed, Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, their vast ideological differences notwithstanding, sounded far more similar to... Read more
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FOX News
When 40 percent looks like a pizza partyAct presidential and do deals with Democrats. Americans are quite willing to e
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Act presidential and do deals with Democrats. Americans are quite willing to extend the benefit of the doubt to their presidents, even when they have concerns and mistrust. After all, cafeteria pizza is better than no pizza at all. [Ed. note:... Read more
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FOX News
When 40 percent looks like a pizza partyAct presidential and do deals with Democrats. Americans are quite willing to e
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Act presidential and do deals with Democrats. Americans are quite willing to extend the benefit of the doubt to their presidents, even when they have concerns and mistrust. After all, cafeteria pizza is better than no pizza at all. [Ed. note:... Read more
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Slate
For the First Time at the U.N., the American President Was Just Another Populist Thugto sovereignty. … We must uphold respect for law, respect for borders, and resp
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
to sovereignty. … We must uphold respect for law, respect for borders, and respect for culture.” Like previous American presidents, Trump cited the Constitution as a model for other nations. But he ignored the Bill of Rights, framing the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Kenya in limbolife since years before independence. These are two reasons that have greatly h
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
life since years before independence. These are two reasons that have greatly hindered the country despite efforts in past decades. Some 400 international and local election monitors, including the EU, the US’s Carter Centre and African Union... Read more
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The Examiner
Animal care pro wins Susan Paxton Block Awardofficial who has demonstrated outstanding public service, valor and job perform
The Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
official who has demonstrated outstanding public service, valor and job performance with leadership. Junior Service League past president Cantrell Wenzel presented the award to Polston at Monday's City Council meeting. Polston has worked for the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Government By Goldmantwo weeks, the transition team announced that Cohn would take over as director
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
two weeks, the transition team announced that Cohn would take over as director of the president’s National Economic Council. Goldman Sachs had been a favorite cudgel for candidate Trump - the symbol of a government that favors Wall Street... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Global differences abound as leaders address UNabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Global differences abound as leaders address UNabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Global differences abound as leaders address UNabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Global differences abound as leaders address UNabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Global differences abound as leaders address U.N.about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Amid gloom over North Korea, the tide turns, a silver lining emergesmissile system, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) system, and dis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
missile system, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) system, and disrespect to successive South Korean presidents, with the result that South Korean public opinion has turned decisively against China. However, China does pay... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Global differences abound as leaders address UNabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakabout the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearance
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
about the dangers of fiery rhetoric. All three men made their debut appearances at the U.N. General Assembly, where presidents, prime ministers and monarchs are gathered for six days of discussion of matters ranging from nuclear peril to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Watch: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Remarks to 72nd UN General Assembly (With Transcript of Full Text) | 29 Elul 5777 – September 19, 2017this profound change in Israel’s standing in the world and just look at what ha
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
this profound change in Israel’s standing in the world and just look at what has happened since in one year: Hundreds of presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers and other leaders have visited Israel, many for the first time. Of these many... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
French president defends international cooperation at UNbut also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continui
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
but also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continuing nuclear and missile tests. Speaking to presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting, the U.N. chief... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
French president defends international cooperation at UNbut also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continui
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
but also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continuing nuclear and missile tests. Speaking to presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting, the U.N. chief... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
French president defends international cooperation at UNbut also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continui
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
but also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continuing nuclear and missile tests. Speaking to presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting, the U.N. chief... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
French president defends international cooperation at UNbut also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continui
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
but also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continuing nuclear and missile tests. Speaking to presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting, the U.N. chief... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
French president defends international cooperation at UNbut also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continui
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
but also at Trump. The two have traded tough rhetoric amid Pyongyang's continuing nuclear and missile tests. Speaking to presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting, the U.N. chief... Read more
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The Columbian
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sleepwalk o
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
put “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sleepwalk our way into war.” The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly’s annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The UN chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Protest in peace, says Rody; no classes, work tomorrowlong as they want. Duterte said he is ready to close EDSA, the site of popular
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
long as they want. Duterte said he is ready to close EDSA, the site of popular revolts that toppled the regime of former presidents Ferdinand Marcos and Joseph Estrada, but warned that the move could cause suffering among commuters. “If you tell... Read more
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Gulf News
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold WarGuterres put “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sl
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
Guterres put “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sleepwalk our way into war.”The UN chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly’s annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
U.N. chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sleepwalk o
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
put “nuclear peril” as the leading threat warning that “we must not sleepwalk our way into war.” The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly’s annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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Boston Herald
UN chief: Nuclear threat at highest level since Cold Warput "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk o
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
put "nuclear peril" as the leading threat warning that "we must not sleepwalk our way into war." The U.N. chief told presidents, prime ministers and monarchs at the opening of the General Assembly's annual ministerial meeting that millions of... Read more
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The Hill
Trump at the UN: What to watch for Tuesdaysay Trump will urge other nations to confront rogue regimes like North Korea an
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
say Trump will urge other nations to confront rogue regimes like North Korea and Iran in remarks that may sound familiar to past presidents. One senior administration official said curbing Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions “will be a major focus of the... Read more
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The Hill
President Trump’s Day 2 at the UN: What to watch for Tuesdaysay Trump will urge other nations to confront rogue regimes like North Korea an
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
say Trump will urge other nations to confront rogue regimes like North Korea and Iran in remarks that may sound familiar to past presidents. One senior administration official said curbing Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions “will be a major focus of the... Read more
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The Temple News
DACA: What is it and how does it affect Temple?context of all local, state and federal laws.” Englert also outlined how the u
The Temple News / Posted 3 days ago
context of all local, state and federal laws.” Englert also outlined how the university has supported the program in the past. He cited Temple as being one of 700 colleges and universities whose presidents signed a statement of support for DACA.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Now that he needs the U.N., Trump wants to make it ‘great.’such as North Korea and Iran, and he can both woo and exert leverage through th
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
such as North Korea and Iran, and he can both woo and exert leverage through the United Nations — especially the Security Council. But squaring his new attitudes with his old ones is proving to be a tall order for some foreign policy... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Trump’s embrace of Russia raises concerns with top advisersinclude a broader team, including the national security adviser and a regional
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
include a broader team, including the national security adviser and a regional specialist from the National Security Council — in this case, the head of the Russia directorate, a position recently filled by Russia expert Fiona Hill. Foreign... Read more
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Aljazeera
Donald Trump brings trimming shears to UN debutcritical?" Smith told Al Jazeera. UN insiders are mindful of Trump's diplo-gaf
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
critical?" Smith told Al Jazeera. UN insiders are mindful of Trump's diplo-gaffes so far. At NATO talks in May, he shoved past Montenegro's Prime Minister Dusko Markovic to reach a photo-op. In July, he famously breached protocol by letting his... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Blame term limits for low turnout and lopsided racesit guarantees that if they wait, they will not have to face an incumbent when t
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
it guarantees that if they wait, they will not have to face an incumbent when they seek higher office, be it the City Council, comptroller, public advocate or mayor. This year, for example, Comptroller Scott Stringer spent months figuring out... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Trump's Message For His First U.N. General Assembly: Strength, 'Reform'it's a "new day" at the U.N., said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
it's a "new day" at the U.N., said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. "The U.N. has shifted over the past several months. It's not just about talking. It's about action," Haley told reporters Friday in the White House press... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Trump's Message For His First U.N. General Assembly: Strength, 'Reform'it's a "new day" at the U.N., said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
it's a "new day" at the U.N., said U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. "The U.N. has shifted over the past several months. It's not just about talking. It's about action," Haley told reporters Friday in the White House press... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Audit criticizes Niagara Falls financesDyster said. “But we were looking to basically reduce or phase out casino reven
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
Dyster said. “But we were looking to basically reduce or phase out casino revenues by 2023, not 2017.” Both Dyster and councilman Andrew Touma also defended casino revenue use because they say the other option was the raise property taxes,... Read more
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Breitbart
Family Research Council, Susan B. Anthony List Endorse Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal BillFamily Research Council President Tony Perkins and Susan B. Anthony List (SBA L
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins and Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) President Marjorie Dannenfelser released a joint statement on Friday endorsing the Graham-Cassidy legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare through block... Read more
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The Forward
Why We Are Joining President Trump’s Rosh Hashanah Calland some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orth
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
and some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orthodox rabbinical group, the Rabbinical Council of America, and, separately, representatives of Agudath Israel (I among them) also took issue with the president’s... Read more
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The Forward
Why We Are Joining President Trump’s Rosh Hashana Calland some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orth
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
and some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orthodox rabbinical group, the Rabbinical Council of America, and, separately, representatives of Agudath Israel (I among them) also took issue with the president’s... Read more
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The Forward
Why I’m Joining President Trump’s Rosh Hashana Calland some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orth
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
and some conservative media, even from some lawmakers in his own party. An Orthodox rabbinical group, the Rabbinical Council of America, and, separately, representatives of Agudath Israel (I among them) also took issue with the president’s... Read more
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The Hill
After Charlottesville, Fed chair race wide openYellen for another term? Every Fed governor, starting with Paul Volcker (1979-1
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
Yellen for another term? Every Fed governor, starting with Paul Volcker (1979-1987), has gotten at least two terms. Presidents of both parties have reappointed Fed chairs nominated by the other party: President Reagan reappointed Paul... Read more
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