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Once the video went viral, Barber was expelled from the school and kicked out of Alpha Phi's "diverse" sorority - effectively crushing her high school dreams of being a racist , southern sorority girl. "I'm an idiot", she said. In a second expletive-filled video responding to criticism, she says she'll use the word "as much as I want". "It's very unfortunate.
  • Majority of Australians do not care about Australia Day celebration

    Majority of Australians do not care about Australia Day celebration

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    The survey of 1417 people suggests that almost all Australians - 84 per cent - think it is important that the country has a national day of celebration. It also found that 77 per cent of people were incorrect by stating that Australia Day had always been held on January 26, and just 38 per cent correctly explained that the day marks the anniversary of the First Fleet landing at Sydney Cove.
  • Shutdown looms as Republicans seek short-term spending deal for government

    Shutdown looms as Republicans seek short-term spending deal for government

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    We're not going to do that any more . But bipartisan congressional negotiations with the White House faltered last week, prompting Republican leaders to begin pushing for the passage of a stopgap measure. Republicans can not fund the government on their own and one of the long talked-about solutions to getting Democrats on board had been to come up with a plan to protect the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the program that protects those who entered the U.S.as undocumented minors.
  • Former Trump aide Bannon refuses to comply with House subpoena

    Former Trump aide Bannon refuses to comply with House subpoena

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    Trump's associates and Russian Federation, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter. "Mueller will hear everything Bannon has to say", that person told the Beast. Conaway and Schiff said the White House never formally invoked executive privilege for Bannon, and Conaway added that he was not aware of the White House invoking privilege with any witness who has appeared before the committee in its Russian Federation probe.
  • Trump is in excellent health, doctor says

    Trump is in excellent health, doctor says

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    Jackson said he was considering an increase in Trump's dose of Crestor. Trump is known to consume copious amounts of fast food , candy, and soda, and doesn't maintain a regular exercise regimen. "He has absolutely no cognitive or mental issues whatsoever", Jackson said, adding that it was to his knowledge the first time a serving U.S. president had undergone such an assessment.
  • Local Group Plans Vigil For Human Trafficking Victims

    Local Group Plans Vigil For Human Trafficking Victims

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    The MSP first partnered with TAT in 2015 for human trafficking awareness and education. Attorney General Marshall is also a member of the Alabama Human Trafficking Task Force that was established to fight all forms of human trafficking and assist in aiding the victims of this awful crime.
  • Mulitple officers injured in police-involved shooting in Harrisburg

    Mulitple officers injured in police-involved shooting in Harrisburg

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    A gunman is believed to be holed up in a Pennsylvania home after two police officers were shot Thursday morning, authorities say. A news conference at the Federal Building was scheduled for 2 p.m. According to ABC station WHTM , the shooting happened Thursday morning at 17th and Mulberry streets. The shooting took place at approximately 6:30 a.m.
  • Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down

    Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down

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    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) said Republicans would bear the responsibility since they control both houses of Congress and the White House , saying a shutdown would be a "disaster" for the country. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham , who is involved in the immigration negotiations, also said he would not vote for a short-term funding bill. In a tweet this morning, President Trump accused democrats of wanting to shutdown the government over amnesty for all.
  • Bannon says under White House orders not to answer House committee

    Bannon says under White House orders not to answer House committee

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    At that point, House Intelligence Committee Republicans and Democrats joined forces to issue Bannon a subpoena on the spot to compel his testimony. Congressional officials declined to say whether Bannon disclosed Mueller's subpoena during an all-day, closed-door interview with members of the House Intelligence Committee.
  • Will Trump Accidentally Shut Down His Own Government?

    Will Trump Accidentally Shut Down His Own Government?

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    Heading into the race in northwestern Wisconsin as an underdog, Schachtner attributes her victory over Rep. Adam Jarchow to running a "kind campaign". Croix River from Minnesota's Twin Cities - has trended deeply Republican for years. Claire McCaskill, seeking a third term in a state President Trump won by 19 percentage points, raised almost $2.9 million during the final three months of a year ago and started 2018 with more than $9 million in available cash in the bank, according to ...