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Finns respond to Trump by 'raking' their country great again

World / Politics Nov 20, 2018

Finns respond to Trump by 'raking' their country great again

Puzzled Finns have taken to Twitter to post pictures of themselves raking the forest after U.S. President Donald Trump said California should learn a lesson from the Nordic country about how to protect itself against wildfires. While visiting California's wildfire zones on Saturday, Trump told ...

May faces day of reckoning on Monday, lawmaker says

World / Politics Nov 19, 2018

May faces day of reckoning on Monday, lawmaker says

British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a day of reckoning on Monday as mutinous lawmakers try to trigger a no confidence vote over their opposition to her draft European Union divorce deal, a rebel member of her Conservative Party said. "This is absolutely the day ...

World / Politics Nov 19, 2018

Trump uses derisive nickname for Rep. Adam Schiff in tweet

President Donald Trump is name-calling Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff for saying Matthew Whitaker's appointment as acting attorney general is unconstitutional. Trump says Schiff shouldn't complain that Whitaker wasn't confirmed by the Senate because neither was special counsel Robert Mueller, who's investigating 2016 election interference and ...

Republican urges conservatives to run against Trump in 2020

World / Politics Nov 19, 2018

Republican urges conservatives to run against Trump in 2020

A Republican senator said Sunday that a conservative should run against U.S. President Donald Trump for the party's presidential nomination in 2020. Jeff Flake, a vocal critic of the president, said he did not think he would run but that someone else should. "I have said ...

Topless Femen activists disrupt Franco memorial event in Madrid

World / Politics Nov 19, 2018

Topless Femen activists disrupt Franco memorial event in Madrid

Spanish police intervened Sunday to keep trouble from erupting at a rally in Madrid marking the anniversary of military dictator Francisco Franco's death after feminist protesters interrupted the event. Officers on horseback and on foot quickly moved to keep an angry crowd of about 200 ...

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