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Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic violence (Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer) | The Sun

Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic violence (Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer) | The Sun

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STORMY Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti has rebuffed allegations of domestic violence after his arrest near his swanky Los Angeles skyscraper apartment. Avenatti allegedly left his wife's face "swollen and bruised" after an incident at an LA address on Tuesday. Continue reading: Sun Subscribers receive the latest breaking news and videos direct to their feed. SUBSCRIBE NOW and hit the bell to be the first in the know. Like The Sun on Facebook: Follow The Sun on Twitter: Subscribe to The Sun on Snapchat:
🇻🇦Vatican delays taking action on sexual abuse by priests l Al Jazeera English

🇻🇦Vatican delays taking action on sexual abuse by priests l Al Jazeera English

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The Vatican has delayed a vote by Catholic Church leaders in the US on measures to tackle sexual abuse by priests. The US Conference of Catholic Bishops has been told to wait until next year, to ensure more oversight and accountability. Shihab Rattansi reports from Baltimore. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website: #AlJazeeraEnglish #Vatican
Trump mourns wildfire victims as he celebrates Diwali | The Sun

Trump mourns wildfire victims as he celebrates Diwali | The Sun

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President Trump mourned the lives lost from the California wildfires, which is now at 42, during a ceremony celebrating Diwali - the Hindu Festival of Lights - at the White House on Tuesday. The "Camp Fire" continued to rage in Butte County, about 175 miles (280 km) north of San Francisco, and expanded to 125,000 acres (50,500 hectares), more than four times the area of the city, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) said. More than 7,600 homes and other structures burned down, also an all-time high. Some 228 people are still unaccounted for and listed as missing. Diwali symbolizes the victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance. It's a five-day celebration that began on Monday November 5th and ended on Friday November 9th. ...
Topless activist throws herself at Trump’s motorcade | The Sun

Topless activist throws herself at Trump’s motorcade | The Sun

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Protesters associated with the activist group Femen ran topless towards vehicles carrying US President Donald Trump, among others, in Paris, France, on November 11. One activist succeeded in breaking through the barrier and getting close to the vehicles before police intervened. The convoy was driving through Paris ahead of the ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. Donald Trump changes excuse for missing rain-hit Armistice ceremony saying he didn’t want to disrupt traffic in Paris: World War One Armistice: President Trump and Vladimir Putin shake hands as leaders gather in Paris to remember 100 years since guns fell silent: Macron’s veiled dig at Trump diplomacy over ‘insulting’ tweet after VERY public spat over EU army: Sun Subscribers get the latest b
🇺🇸 Will ‘strong-willed’ Trump be held accountable? | UpFront (Headliner)

🇺🇸 Will ‘strong-willed’ Trump be held accountable? | UpFront (Headliner)

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The US midterm elections could be seen as "a referendum" on President Donald Trump and on Tuesday night, the Democratic Party seized control of the House of Representatives and won a few governorships, while the Republican Party increased their majority in the Senate. Critics say Trump ran a fear-mongering campaign, which included an advert that was pulled from several major US television networks, including Fox News, as it was deemed racist. "You would be surprised what's coming across that border," says Steven Rogers, an adviser to Donald Trump's 2020 Campaign. He defended the caravan being seen as a type of "invasion" and defended Trump's message as meant to "protect this country". In this US midterm elections special, Mehdi Hasan challenges Steven Rogers on the rhetoric and behaviou...
A rare look inside the US Congress | FRANCE 24 English

A rare look inside the US Congress | FRANCE 24 English

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Subscribe to France 24 now: FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 In Washington, DC, the dust is now settling on Tuesday's midterm elections, regarded as a key referendum on the first two years of the Trump presidency. As the seats of the two chambers are redistributed, Inside the Americas takes you on a tour of the United States Congress, the seat of power. We also find out more about what these elections will change and where this leaves Donald Trump's reform plans. Visit our website: Subscribe to our YouTube channel: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter:
Trump slams CNN’s Jim Acosta in explosive press briefing | The Sun

Trump slams CNN’s Jim Acosta in explosive press briefing | The Sun

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DONALD Trump has banned a CNN reporter from the White House after a press conference clash, and accused him of "placing his hands" on a female intern. Tempers flared when the President refused to answer questions from CNN reporter Jim Acosta about the migrants heading for the US border Trump called him a "rude, terrible person" before Acosta was seen refusing to give his mic to a young woman. He was later turned away at the White House press centre by secret service officers. Trump says his pass has been suspended "until further notice". "I've just been denied entrance to the WH," Acosta tweeted Wednesday night. "On the Russia investigation, are you concerned that you may ..?" Acosta said before Trump interrupted him. The President blasted: "I'm not concerned about anything with the...
🇺🇸 US Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at Trump’s request | Al Jazeera English

🇺🇸 US Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at Trump’s request | Al Jazeera English

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US President Donald Trump forced out Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the Republican party lost control of the House of Representatives. On Twitter, Trump thanked Sessions for his service and wished him well. He said Matthew G Whitaker, Sessions's chief of staff, would become the acting attorney general until a replacement is announced, which the president said would come at a later date. Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from the White house. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website: #Trump #JeffSessions #Mueller