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SKY News
Labour woos Tory rebels on universal credit voteTheresa May has been forced to meet the rebel leaders in 10 Downing Street in a
SKY News / Posted 3 hours ago
Theresa May has been forced to meet the rebel leaders in 10 Downing Street in a bid to head off a revolt which could lead to a damaging defeat for the Government. Before the Commons debate, the Work and Pensions Secretary David Gauke faces an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jack Allen Community Hub to be Based in Levin RSARSAWednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:38 amPress Release: Horowhenua District Counci
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
RSAWednesday, 18 October 2017, 9:38 amPress Release: Horowhenua District Council Jack Allen Community Hub to be based in the Levin RSA and Community ClubA proposed new medical centre for Levin is one step closer as Horowhenua District Council... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Making the most impactWhat is the best way to measure Congress’ performance? In the book Congress Re
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
What is the best way to measure Congress’ performance? In the book Congress Reconsidered, edited by Dodd and Oppenheimer, it was mentioned that while judging Congress by how many laws it has enacted provides an excellent sense of it’s legislative... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Keeping the promisesMore often than not, the results of opinion surveys of the Social Weather Stati
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
More often than not, the results of opinion surveys of the Social Weather Stations (SWS) and Pulse Asia validate each other. But in the latest quarter survey results of the SWS and the Pulse Asia, a very wide gap on the approval rating of President... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump, McConnell sync upTrump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., sought to project unit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., sought to project unity Monday amid heightening tensions between the president and Senate Republicans that threaten to complicate the GOP's fall legislative agenda and midterm election... Read more
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The Hill
White House paper touts benefits of tax cuts | GOP senator’s absence puts budget, tax reform on knife’s edge | Cohn: Congress nearing deal to ease bank regulationsWhite House paper: Corporate tax cut would boost wages: The White House on Mond
The Hill / Posted yesterday
White House paper: Corporate tax cut would boost wages: The White House on Monday is rolling out a paper arguing that the GOP’s plan to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent would “very conservatively” increase average household... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eye of 100mph Storm Ophelia batters BritainOphelia batters Britain: Eye of 100mph storm surges into Scotland after leaving
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Ophelia batters Britain: Eye of 100mph storm surges into Scotland after leaving a trail of death and destruction through England, Wales and Ireland Woman in her 50s dies after her car was struck by a falling tree as she was driving near Aglish in... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
NHS services - including IVF treatment - slashed in cost-cutting exerciseA number of healthcare services – including IVF fertility treatment – have been
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
A number of healthcare services – including IVF fertility treatment – have been slashed by local NHS groups in a cost-cutting exercise designed to alleviate growing financial pressure. A joint committee of representatives from Herts Valleys Clinical... Read more
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DW
Somalia: A broken state leads to hunger |Nurses at Banadir hospital in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, have rolled sheets
DW / Posted yesterday
Nurses at Banadir hospital in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, have rolled sheets of paper into small funnels and taped them over the hands of one of their patients. It's a way of preventing the emaciated child from pulling the feeding tube out of his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Charly Boy Group Announces Sit-Outs to Protest Alleged Corruption in Buhari's GovtA Nigerian musician and leader of an activist group,'Our Mumu Don Do', Charles
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A Nigerian musician and leader of an activist group,'Our Mumu Don Do', Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy, has said his group would commence a daily protest to force President Muhammadu Buhari to tackle corruption allegations levelled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Charly Boy Group to Begin Daily Sit-Out Demanding Prosecution of Top Govt OfficialsAbuja — The group of protesters led by good governance activist cum maverick en
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Abuja — The group of protesters led by good governance activist cum maverick entertainer, Charles Oputa, also known as Charly Boy, Sunday announced plans to commence a daily sit-out to focre President Muhammadu Buhari to take action against alleged... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Chris Hedges: Elites "Have No Credibility Left"On Monday, WSWS International Editorial Board Chairman David North interviewed
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
On Monday, WSWS International Editorial Board Chairman David North interviewed Chris Hedges, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author, lecturer and former New York Times correspondent. Among Hedges’ best-known books are War is a Force That Gives... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Divisiveness rips Broomfield city council, citizensAccusations of backdoor deals, claims that people are speaking as paid proteste
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
Accusations of backdoor deals, claims that people are speaking as paid protesters, and snide comments or derisive laughter were on display at Broomfield City Council's latest meeting that was Oct. 10. In a setting where a hand raised in the air is... Read more
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Irish Examiner
#Ophelia: Social welfare appointments, school bus routes and several colleges in worst affected counties cancelled tomorrow | Irish Examiner #Ophelia: Social welfare appointments, school bus routes and
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner #Ophelia: Social welfare appointments, school bus routes and several colleges in worst affected counties... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dennis wants more people to become Rela membersDennis (centre) presents a Rela uniform to Long Pilah headman Saging Wan as Bar
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Dennis (centre) presents a Rela uniform to Long Pilah headman Saging Wan as Baram Rela officer Banguallo Dee Zacros (fourth right) and others look on. MARUDI: Telang Usan assemblyman Dennis Ngau called on more people from his constituency,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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Western Advocate
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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Manning River Times
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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The North West Star
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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MPNnow.com
City of Canandaigua refusing to say why police officer in fatal shooting has not been identifiedCanandaigua's city manager, police chief and city attorney all are declining to
MPNnow.com / Posted 4 days ago
Canandaigua's city manager, police chief and city attorney all are declining to comment on the city's decision to withhold the name of the police officer involved in the Oct. 4 shooting that claimed the life of an off-duty parole officer at Pinnacle... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Divisiveness rips Broomfield city council, citizensAccusations of backdoor deals, claims that people are speaking as paid proteste
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Accusations of backdoor deals, claims that people are speaking as paid protesters, and snide comments or derisive laughter were on display at Broomfield City Council's latest meeting that was Oct. 10. In a setting where a hand raised in the air is... Read more
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The Courier
Suicide and self-harm: Breaking the stigmaat suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: She
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
at suicide and self-harm, who it impacts and what help is available. HOPE: Shelly wants to share her own story to help others understand more about mental illness. Picture: Lachlan Bence When people look at Shelly, sometimes all they see are... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Should Alaska roll back its criminal justice reform law?Town hall meetings in Anchorage, Fairbanks and the Mat-Su have blown a windstor
Juneau Empire / Posted 5 days ago
Town hall meetings in Anchorage, Fairbanks and the Mat-Su have blown a windstorm of criticism against the criminal justice reform program known as Senate Bill 91. In Juneau on Wednesday night, that windstorm calmed and at times even seemed to blow in... Read more
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express
Work and Pensions chief to retire at 61 with £1.8m pot having INCREASED retirement to 67 A CIVIL servant has committed the ultimate act of hypocrisy after announcing
express / Posted 6 days ago
A CIVIL servant has committed the ultimate act of hypocrisy after announcing his retirement at the age of 61 after increasing the minimum age to 67, MP’s... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Fight Club: Dark secrets of Florida juvenile justiceThe boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the di
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the dining hall when one of them hit Elord Revolte high and hard. More of the boys jumped in, punching and slamming him over and over, then pile-driving his 135-pound body. One... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
School Bullying Assailants ExpelledThe two Chengelo School boys who assaulted a fellow pupil in an incident that w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The two Chengelo School boys who assaulted a fellow pupil in an incident that was recorded on a camera phone and went viral on social media have been expelled. The decision to expel the two boys, both fourth-formers who joined the school last year,... Read more
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Crosscut
Short-term foster care costs taxpayers millionsFoster youth rallying to demand the Legislature do more to end a crisis that no
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
Foster youth rallying to demand the Legislature do more to end a crisis that now has the state paying up to $600 a night to house foster kids. Credit: Kathryn Sauber/InvestigateWest It was close to 1:30 a.m., and two children who’d been taken from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Adding kids to coverage advancesRules extending Medicaid coverage to Marshallese children, as well as certain o
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Rules extending Medicaid coverage to Marshallese children, as well as certain other children, cleared the state Legislature's public health committees on Tuesday. The proposed rules, which were published for public comment in July, come after the... Read more
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New Kerala
AAP's 'satyagraha' against Metro fare hike another hoax: newkerala news #279497New Delhi October 11 : With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) protesting against the De
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi October 11 : With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) protesting against the Delhi Metro fare hike, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that it is Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's usual way of lying to the public by coming up... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ubial on CA rejection: That’s life“That’s life.” This was the reaction of Secretary Paulyn Ubial following the d
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
“That’s life.” This was the reaction of Secretary Paulyn Ubial following the decision of the powerful Commission on Appointments (CA) on Tuesday to reject her nomination as head of to the Department of Health (DOH). In a text message to reporters,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
PM's Department accused of giving 'Utopia-like' answers on work-for-the-dole schemePM's Department refusing to provide basic information on work-for-the-dole sche
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
PM's Department refusing to provide basic information on work-for-the-dole scheme Photo: The Government denied a request for information about the CDP, claiming the data could identify recipients. (ABC News: Felicity James) The Federal Government... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dark secrets of Florida juvenile justice: ‘honey-bun hits,’ illicit sex, cover-upsThe boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the di
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
The boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the dining hall when one of them hit Elord Revolte high and hard. More of the boys jumped in, punching and slamming him over and over, then pile-driving his 135-pound body. One... Read more
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The Manila Times
Setting the agenda for robust public discussionsTHE utmost reward of columnists is to set ablaze thoughts, discussions, and act
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
THE utmost reward of columnists is to set ablaze thoughts, discussions, and actions between the public and the country’s policymakers. This exchange of ideas empowers people to engage in the nation’s progress, a characteristic of an active... Read more
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Island Packet
Dark secrets of Florida juvenile justice: ‘honey-bun hits,’ illicit sex, cover-upsThe boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the di
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
The boys had just returned to Module 9 of the Miami juvenile lockup from the dining hall when one of them hit Elord Revolte high and hard. More of the boys jumped in, punching and slamming him over and over, then pile-driving his 135-pound body. One... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CA rejects Ubial as health chiefMANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected the appointm
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected the appointment of Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial yesterday, making her the fifth member of President Duterte’s Cabinet to fail the constitutionally provided confirmation... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
October 10, 2017Printed Letters: Back the badge by voting yes on 1A Prior to the murder of m
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Printed Letters: Back the badge by voting yes on 1A Prior to the murder of my cousin, Deputy Derek Geer, I can’t say that I really appreciated how overburdened our public safety teams are in this valley. My family, like most, never... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Press On Revocation of U.S. Economic SanctionsKhartoum — Many distinguished Sudanese Columnists are in concordance that the r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Khartoum — Many distinguished Sudanese Columnists are in concordance that the revocation of the American economic sanctions off Sudan are not the final stage and that there are domestic requirements for the sanctions to bear fruit. Among those... Read more
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asianage
Transgenders track rights with verve and energyThe last one year has seen significant strides made by the transgender (TG) com
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
The last one year has seen significant strides made by the transgender (TG) community in getting employment and recognition in a world where they desperately seek inclusion and equity. At the Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai early this year, Anjali Lama... Read more
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The Courier
Poor punctuality haunts Ballarat Train LineThere will be little relief for poor train punctuality times until upgrades are
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
There will be little relief for poor train punctuality times until upgrades are built on the Ballarat line. DISSATISFIED: Ballarat Train Line recorded a slight drop in punctuality during September. It is hoped planned passing loops will provide some... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Experts tell US agency to slow down on self-driving carssafety advocates and even automakers have a safety message for federal regulato
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
safety advocates and even automakers have a safety message for federal regulators eager to get self-driving cars on the road: slow down. Fully self-driving cars may be the future of the automotive industry, but they aren't yet up to the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
October 9, 2017Email Letters: Volkswagen settlement is an opportunity for the Western Slope
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Email Letters: Volkswagen settlement is an opportunity for the Western Slope Colorado received $68 million from Volkswagen as a settlement when they were caught falsifying their emissions. The Colorado Department of Public Health... Read more
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The News & Observer
A rich donor’s money backed NC’s charter takeover law, and his school network expandsCharter schools in NC: Donor John Bryan of TeamCFA backs Innovative School Dist
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Charter schools in NC: Donor John Bryan of TeamCFA backs Innovative School District | News & Observer Kids, parents, teachers, elected officials, and community members gathered Tuesday for a press conference and community meeting organized by Defend... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
Croydon Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
MI5 ‘aware of claims prosecutors lied about role in Cyril Smith decision’MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in de
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
MI5 were made aware of allegations that prosecutors lied about their role in deciding not to prosecute late politician Cyril Smith, an inquiry has heard. A police investigation into the Liberal MP’s alleged sexual abuse of young boys ended in 1970... Read more
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