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'You Sold Your Country Out': Judge Rips Into Michael Flynn

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Michael Flynn -- the former national security adviser to US President Donald Trump -- received an almighty dressing down at his sentencing for lying to the FBI on Tuesday.

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World

Trump's New Chief Of Staff Called Him A 'Terrible Human Being' On Camera

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That didn't take long.

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World

Trump Names Mick Mulvaney As Acting Chief Of Staff

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US President Donald Trump has announced that budget director Mick Mulvaney will be his next chief of staff.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Alleged Chinese Restaurant Robber Gets Stuck In Grease Vent For Two Day

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

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World

Trump Ex-Lawyer Gets Three Years Prison For Illegal Hush-Money Payments

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Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, was sentenced to a total of three years in prison on Wednesday.

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World

Trump Throws 'Tantrum' During Meeting With Top Democrats

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An Oval Office meeting between President Trump and Democratic leaders spiraled out of control over funding for the border wall Tuesday, devolving into what Senator Chuck Schumer called a Trump "temper tantrum."

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World

Google Forced To Explain Why Searches For 'Idiot' Result In Trump

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In July this year, Google users -- so pretty much all of us -- noticed an unusual occurrence: searching for 'idiot' in Google Images resulted in pictures of Donald Trump.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: Seniors Arrested For Having 10 Kilos Of Cocaine On Cruise Ship

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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World

The U.S. Supreme Court Is On A Collision Course With Trump

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The U.S. Supreme Court’s reluctance to take up new cases on volatile social issues is putting it on a collision course with President Donald Trump.

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News

TIME’s Person of the Year Shortlist Contains A Few Surprises

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Sorry, you didn’t get nominated this year either.

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World

Trump's 'Smocking Gun' And His Magnitude Of Other Twitter Faux Pas

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US President Donald Trump has made another mistake on his favourite social media platform.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Another Trump Tweet Fail, And Brexit Chaos

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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World

Six Months Since The Singapore Summit And Little Has Changed

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The firebrand U.S. President and North Korean dictator shook hands in Singapore six months ago, but there is little sign of real progress towards denuclearisation according to a leading U.S. political analyst.

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World

Trump Declares He's Tariff Man And Twitter Loses It

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The U.S. President appears to be very fond of the Caps Lock button, and Twitter users can't get enough.

The Project

The Project

Caravan Of Hope: Migrants Risk Their Lives For A Chance At A New One

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There's nothing safe about trying to get into America from Mexico as a migrant. 

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Politics

Trump Plays Nice With China At G20, Agrees To Ceasefire In War He Started

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After months of turmoil for the global economy, the US President has offered a truce in his trade war with China.

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Celebrity

Kid Rock Fired From Christmas Parade Following 'Anti-PC' Rant

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The genre-melding country hip-hop star we know as Kid Rock will no longer be leading this year's Christmas parade in Nashville.

The Project

The Project

Caravan Of Hope: The Project Goes To Mexico To Meet The Migrant Convoy

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The Project's Hamish Macdonald travelled to Mexico to meet the people in the migrant caravan.

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World

German Chancellor Caught Using Cheat Sheet For Scott Morrison Meeting

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Angela Merkel has seen so many prime ministers, she needed a quick refresher in her meeting with Scott Morrison

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World

Trump Wanders Off Again, Leaves Argentinian President Confused At G20

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Welcome to another instalment of Donald Trump Wanders Off Confused: G20 Edition.

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Politics

G20 Leaders Back WTO Reform

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The leaders of the world's largest economic powers have backed an overhaul of the global body that regulates international trade disputes, ahead of talks between US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

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World

Creepy Handshakes And The Ghost Of Khashoggi: Welcome To G20 Summit In Argentina

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The world's most powerful rulers have convened in Buenos Aires, the first time the annual forum has met in South America. And despite the Saudi Crown Prince's best efforts, he keeps getting cornered about Jamal Khashoggi.

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Politics

Scott Morrison All Smiles During Last-Minute G20 Meeting With Trump

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Donald Trump barely cracked a smile when he met a beaming Scott Morrison in Argentina on the sidelines of the G20 summit.

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Politics

Donald Trump Says Scott Morrison Has Done A 'Fantastic Job' As PM

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Donald Trump has told Scott Morrison he has done "a fantastic job in a very short period of time" as prime minister.

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World

Oh Baby! Snarling Trump Blimp Soars At Argentina G20

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Clutching a phone and wearing a nappy, the Donald Trump baby blimp is floating in Argentina, where the world’s most powerful leaders are meeting for the G20 Summit.

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World

Trump Denies Wrongdoing, Calls Lawyer Cohen A Liar

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Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, has pleaded guilty to lying to Congress about a proposed Trump skyscraper in Moscow,  prompting Trump to lash out at Cohen as a "liar" and "weak person".

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Fires Raging In Queensland And Trump Cancels Putin Meeting

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

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Politics

G20 Showdown: All Eyes On Trump As World Leaders Meet

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The world’s most powerful leaders will meet in Buenos Aires on Friday, but whether the G20 summit is a success likely all depends on one man – Donald Trump.

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World

The Story Behind This Photo Of A Mother Fleeing With Her Twin Girls

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The photographer who took a picture of a mother and her two daughters running away from a smoking tear gas canister near the U.S.-Mexico border shares more about what happened.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Queensland Fires Escalate And Amy Shark Dominates The ARIAs

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

Politics

Politics

Morrison Fails To Come Up Trumps For G20

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A White House schedule for the G20 summit reveals Prime Minister Scott Morrison will miss out on his first formal one-on-one meeting with US President Donald Trump in Argentina.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Queensland Fires And Rain Deluge In NSW

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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World

Trump Takes Transgender Troops Ban Case To Court

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US President Donald Trump wants the US Supreme Court to immediately weigh in on his ban on transgender people in the mililtary, sparking concerns about procedure and alarming rights organisations seeking to ensure equality.

Ben Pobjie

Ben Pobjie

Note To Internet: Trump Was Not 'Destroyed' By A Tweet

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“Comedian Michelle Wolf destroys Trump” read the headline, and as I clicked my heart sang with blessed relief.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

NSW Fires And Trump Calls Migrants 'Criminals'

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

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News

People Believe Fake News If It Comes With A Photo

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People are more likely to believe something that isn't true if the claim is placed next to a loosely relevant photograph, new research shows.

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News

A Comedian Has Owned Donald Trump With A Single Tweet

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Comedian Michelle Wolf broke the internet with the ultimate Donald Trump diss.

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World

Trump Will Stand By Saudi Arabia Despite Khashoggi Murder

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U.S. President Donald Trump has released an extraordinary statement on murdered Saudi Arabian critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Hayne Released On Bail And Tim Cahill's Last Game

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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Celebrity

Jim Carrey Hit Out At Trump, Called Him A 'Melanoma'

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Jim Carrey had some strong words for the US president over the weekend.

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World

Trump Refuses To Listen To Khashoggi Killing, Dismisses CIA Finding As "Premature"

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U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday called a CIA assessment blaming Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi “very premature”.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

APEC Ends In Disarray And A Horrific High-Speed Formula 3 Crash

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All the news you need to know this Monday morning.

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Politics

Trump Just Called Fire-Ravaged Town 'Pleasure' Instead Of Paradise By Accident

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It's hard being the president.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

One Year Since 'Yes' Vote And Morrison At ASEAN

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

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News

CNN Suing The White House

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CNN Going To Court Over Banned White House Correspondent

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

CNN Sues Trump And Morrison Tries To Secure Indonesia Free Trade

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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World

Democrats To Investigate If Trump Uses 'State Power' To Target Press

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When Democrats take control of the US House they plan to investigate the Trump administration’s attempt to block AT&T Inc from acquiring Time Warner, and whether officials sought to punish Amazon.com Inc.

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World

Trump Roasted For Skipping Armistice Day Memorial Due To Rain

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People are heaping scorn on Donald Trump after he cancelled an appearance at an Armistice Day memorial because it was raining.

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World

Accused U.S. Mail Bomber Could Face Life In Prison

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New York federal prosecutors have brought new charges against Cesar Sayoc, the Florida man accused of mailing bombs to prominent Democrats and other critics of President Donald Trump.

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News

Trump Demands 'Respect' From White House Reporters

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The Don also hinted CNN's Jim Acosta won't be the only journalist to have his White House credentials revoked.

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World

Trump Administration Plans To Halt Southern Border Asylum Seekers

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Immigrant advocates denounced the move, saying it violated existing U.S. law that allows people fleeing persecution and violence in their home countries to apply for asylum regardless of whether they enter illegally or not.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

12 Dead After California Shooting And 20 Percent Of Aussies Are Lonely

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

WTAF!? The Moment Donald Trump Accused A Black Woman Of Racism For Asking A Question

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Donald Trump was in full flight in his 90 minute post-election news conference. By any traditional measure, it was ugly.

Anna Kooiman

Anna Kooiman

If You Think The Midterms Were A Rebuke Of Trump, Think Again

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Democrats have taken control of the House and many are already vowing to take down President Trump.

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Updated

CNN Journalist's Media Pass Suspended After Heated Trump Press Conference

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U.S. President Donald Trump has long had a tumultuous relationship with the so-called 'fake news media' and it doesn't look as though it will improve anytime soon.

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Updated

Trump Sacks Jeff Sessions In 'Blatant Attempt' To Undermine Russia Investigation, Say Demo

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U.S. President Donald Trump has fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions, after months of unrelenting criticism over the Russia investigation.

U.S. Midterm Elections

U.S. Midterm Elections

Democrats Win Back House In Midterms Blow To Trump

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As much as Donald Trump tries to paint the midterms as a good result, it's going to make things a lot trickier for him. But it could have been worse.

U.S. Midterm Elections

U.S. Midterm Elections

U.S. Midterms Live Blog: Democrats To Win House Of Reps From Republicans

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Follow along with our live blog on the results of the US midterm elections

World

World

Polls Open In The U.S., Rights Groups On Alert For Voting Obstacles

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Voting for the midterm elections has begun across the U.S., but rights advocates said they are on the alert for ways in which votes could be suppressed.

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World

Donald Trump Takes Credit For Stock Market Gains

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Donald Trump has taken credit for the stock market’s gains during his nearly two years in the White House, and those claims are reasonable given the impact of tax cuts and pro-business policies on investor sentiment.

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Views

A Million Minutes In Trumpland: How President Donald Looms Over The Midterms

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Has it really only been two years? As America approaches its midterm elections, November 2016 seems like a decade ago.

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World

As Far As Scams Go, This One Was Pretty Creative

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Twitter scammer manages to con cash out of Trump supporters.

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Celebrity

Debra Messing Hit Out At NBC For Airing Trump Ad

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Debra Messing has called out her bosses at NBC for airing a "disgusting, racist" anti-immigration ad.

Politics

Politics

Impeachment 'Tricky' Even If Democrats Come Up Trumps At The Midterms

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The midterm elections could doom Donald Trump's leadership, or cement him in the presidency for two more years.

Charles Firth

Charles Firth

The Libs Are Losing Ground For The Same Reason America Is Tearing Itself Apart

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As the United States heads to its midterm elections on Tuesday (Wednesday Australian time), the “united” part of its name is looking pretty ironic.

Politics

Politics

Here's What You Need To Know About The US Midterm Elections

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The poll that could see Donald Trump's presidency seriously damaged -- but how do they work?

Movies

Movies

Twenty Years Since 'American History X': Anniversary Marks White Supremacy Resurgence

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The Hollywood film that depicted young neo-Nazis in California is perhaps even more relevant today than in 1998.

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Politics

Twitter Deletes Over 10,000 Accounts Discouraging US Voting

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Twitter Inc. deleted more than 10,000 automated accounts posting messages that discouraged people from voting in Tuesday’s U.S. election and wrongly appeared to be from Democrats.

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News

Alec Baldwin Arrested For Punching Stranger During Street Fight

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The 60-year-old actor's infamous temper reared its head during a parking spot dispute in New York City.

Hugh Riminton

Hugh Riminton

What's At Stake In The US Midterm Elections: Trump Triumph Or Trashing?

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Next week, November 6, Americans vote for the first time since Donald Trump was elected in 2016.

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News

Pharrell Williams Is Not Happy With Donald Trump

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Pharrell asks the President not to use his tunes.

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Celebrity

Mindy Kaling Hits Out At Trump's Plan To End Birthright Citizenship

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Mindy Kaling has slammed US President Donald Trump's plan to end citizenship rights for anyone born on American soil.

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World

Trump Sends 5,200 Troops To Mexico Border As Caravan Advances

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The United States said on Monday it will send over 5,200 troops to help secure the border with Mexico, a far larger-than-expected deployment.

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Celebrity

Kanye Designs ‘Blexit’ Tees To Urge Black People Away From Democratic Party

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Kanye West has reportedly teamed up with a new movement that’s encouraging black people not to vote for the Democratic party.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

World Demands Answers On Khashoggi And China Opens Longest Bridge

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

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News

Obama Slams Trump In Not So Subtle Way

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The former President boasted "Unlike some, I actually try to state facts" during a rally in Nevada on Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Eleven Kids Off Nauru And The Royals Fly To Fiji

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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News

Could Australian Tourism Face Its Own Version Of America's 'Trump Slump'?

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International visitors to the U.S. have decreased since The Don took office. Thanks to local politicians such as Pauline Hanson, could Australia be next?

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News

ELLE Forced To Apologise After Using Kim And Kanye Divorce Rumour To Get People To Vote

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Critics claimed ELLE fuelled "fake news" hysteria for a ruse encouraging people to vote.

World

World

Trump Changes Tune On Khashoggi: 'Unless Miracles Happen, He's Dead'

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Missing Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi is probably dead and Saudi officials may be responsible, US President Donald Trump has acknowledged.

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World

Understanding Saudi Arabia's Geopolitical Mess In Less Than 10 Minutes

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Confused about what's happening in Saudi Arabia? We've got you covered.

Irfan Yusuf

Irfan Yusuf

To Trump, Khashoggi’s Murder Is More Serious Than War Crimes

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A Saudi dissident journalist who contributes to the Washington Post has apparently been murdered in the Saudi embassy in Ankara, Turkey.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Most Oppose Gay School Discrimination; Harry And Meghan Arrive

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All the news you need to know this Monday.

World

World

'That Was Quite Something': Kanye West's Bizarre White House Speech

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President Trump typically isn't one to be upstaged -- but that wasn't the case Thursday when rapper Kanye West launched into a monologue across from him in the Oval Office, leaving even Mr. Trump nearly speechless.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Vigil For Nicole Cartwright And Kanye West's Bizarre Trump Meeting

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All the news you need to know this Friday.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Alec Baldwin On Playing Trump: "Black People Love Me"

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Ahead of the launch of his new talk show, Alec Baldwin sat down and spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about Trump, #MeToo, his family and long career. 

World

World

Brazil Is About To Elect Its Own Trump And He Might Wreck The Amazon

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Anti-gay, pro-dictator, racist -- and maybe a disaster for the world's most important rainforest.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Opera House Protest And Labor To Increase Public School Funding

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All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Charged With Kristie Powell Murder And Earth Needs Saving By 2030

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

World

World

Melania Trump Has Told Donald To Put His Phone Down

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The First Lady has given some rare candid comments on President Trump's tweeting as she wrapped up her tour of Africa.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Kanye West Deleted His Twitter And Instagram Accounts

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Eight months after first deleting his Instagram and Twitter accounts, Kanye West has once again vanished from the social media sphere.

World

World

Trump Left A Trail As He Boarded Air Force One

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We've all been there.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap: The Sky Turns Orange And Theresa May Proves She's A 'Dancing Queen'

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

Melania Trump Visits Africa On First Solo International Trip

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Melania Trump arrived in Ghana on Tuesday, choosing for her first extended international trip alone to visit Africa, a continent her husband has referred to derisively.

World

World

Trump Tells Female Reporter: 'You're Not Thinking, You Never Do'

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An interaction between Donald Trump and a senior female reporter is drawing criticism.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Conjoined Twins To Be Separated And Trump Insults Female Reporter

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday morning.

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Celebrity

Kanye Slammed For Pro-Trump Tweets, Rant On SNL

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Kanye West has been criticised for delivering a pro-Trump rant after his 'Saturday Night Live' performance last night.

World

World

'We Fell In Love:' Trump Swoons Over Letters From Kim Jong Un

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U.S. President Donald Trump took his enthusiasm for his detente with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to new heights on Saturday, declaring at a rally with supporters that “we fell in love” after exchanging letters.

World

World

FBI To Investigate Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Allegations

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A dramatic last-minute demand by Republican Senator Jeff Flake on Friday prompted the Senate Judiciary Committee to seek an FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh over sexual misconduct allegations.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Kristen Bell Read Trump Tweets As Gossip Girl And It Was Perfection

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It’s been a few years since Gossip Girl shared her last secret but the show’s narrator -- Kristen Bell -- brought her iconic voice back to life this week for a very good cause.