Tim Kaine tweaks Trump


Got a minute? Clinton veep makes fun of Trumps doctors report up to 30 Benghazi emails among unseen FBI trove and everything else today from the campaign trail. By Tom McCarthy Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2016/aug/30/tim-kaine-donald-trump-doctor-election-2016


Police push to fire officers involved in fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald

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Chicagos police superintendent filed administrative charges against five officers, including Jason Van Dyke, the officer who shot McDonald 16 times at close range Top police brass in Chicago continued their push on Tuesday to fire multiple officers involved in the handling of police dashboard cameras. The cases will proceed through a multi-step review by the […]


Canadian-Iranian professor hospitalized after three months in detention

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Noted anthropologist Dr Homa Hoodfar was arrested and imprisoned on 6 June in Tehrans notorious Evin prison and her health has rapidly declined since A Canadian-Iranian academic who has been detained in Iran for nearly three months has been hospitalised over concerns for her rapidly declining health. Dr Homa Hoodfar,


Bernard Tomic delivers foul-mouthed insult to spectator at US Open

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Australians loses cool during defeat to Damir Dzumhur, which scuppers hopes of showdown with Nick Kyrgios Bernard Tomic has delivered a foul-mouthed spray to a heckler during his first-round defeat at the US Open in New York. French umpire Cedric Mourier advised Tomic to go through the official channels rather than take matters into his […]


Museum of African American History displays range from slavery to Prince

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Opening next month in Washington, the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture investigates 400 years of US society From slave shackles to Princes tambourine: when the Smithsonians African American museum opens next month, it will offer visitors a layered journey through the long and complicated history of black people in America written […]