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1US Politics

Trump's state visit should be scrapped, says London Mayor

Donald Trump's "cruel and shameful" policies mean he should not be granted a state visit, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said as MPs prepared to debate the US President's forthcoming trip to the UK. Mr Khan said the controversial tycoon's travel ban aimed at people from seven Muslim-majority countries, which has run into trouble in the US courts, and the suspension of refugee admissions were reasons not to be "rolling out the red carpet".

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2Donald Trump

Trump: African-American history museum is 'fantastic'

President Donald Trump visited the National Museum of African American History and Culture for the first time on Tuesday morning. He was joined by daughter, Ivanka Trump, Housing and Urban Development nominee Ben Carson and his wife, Candy Carson, Sen. Tim Scott, R-South Carolina, and presidential aide and former "Apprentice" contestant Omarosa Manigault, among others.

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3Herrin, IL

Marion man files suit against sheriff, employees for beatings

“Sooner or later, you have to wonder who is lying”

A Marion man is suing the Williamson County sheriff and seven of the sheriff's employees for nearly $35 million, claiming that he was repeatedly assaulted and Tasered during a five-month stay in the jail. via Southern Illinoisan

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4Barack Obama

CIA analyst resigns because of Trump's 'disturbing' actions

Over a decade ago, Edward Price told his father that he was going to get a job at the Central Intelligence Agency. It wouldn't just be his "first real job," he told his dad - it would be his career, passion and life.

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5Psychology

Donald Trump Is Mentally Ill According to Petition From Health Professionals

Some mental health professionals deemed that President Donald Trump is mentally ill. John Gartner Ph.D practices psychology in Maryland.

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7Andrew Cuomo

New York attorney general bids to become Trump's No. 1 enemy

Schneiderman is fighting to emerge as a major player in the liberal resist... . FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2017, file photo, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks to colleagues at his office in New York.

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8US News

Draft DHS guidelines sharpen focus on those in US illegally

The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggressively detaining and deporting immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, according to a pair of memoranda signed by DHS Secretary John Kelly. The memos dated Friday seek to implement President Donald Trump's broad directive to crack down on illegal immigration.

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9Brentwood, NY

41 undocumented immigrants arrested in NY amid ICE sweeps

A total of 41 undocumented immigrants were arrested in New York during last week's nationwide sweep by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. Reports say 38 Those arrested were reportedly previously convicted of a wide range of crimes, including sexual assault, burglary and robbery.

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10Fulton County, GA

'Not My President' protests planned in Atlanta

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