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Omarosa opens up on White House exit

OUTGOING presidential aide Omarosa Manigault Newman said she saw things at the White House that “profoundly” disturbed her — as she shot down reports that she was fired and physically removed, insisting she resigned. The former Apprentice star told Good Morning America overnight there were things that made her “uncomfortable” …

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Did Trump tweet reveal next president?

WHEN US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to insult her, Kirsten Gillibrand got exactly the fight she wanted. And his attack on the US senator may just have exposed her as a top challenger for his job. Trump fired up at Gillibrand earlier this week, when she called for …

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Sex teacher pleads insanity

AN Ohio substitute teacher who was kicked out of class over student-sex allegations plans to plead not guilty to sexual battery by reason of insanity. Madeline Marx, 23, appeared in court Wednesday following claims of sexual misconduct while employed as a teacher at Kettering Fairmont High School, the Dayton Daily …

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‘He’s not done’: Kim’s next move

NORTH Korea’s military capabilities have leapt forward this year, sending shockwaves around the world. But there’s one thing the rogue nation hasn’t done yet in its bid to prove its nuclear might: shoot a intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) over a long-range trajectory horizontally. North Korea had the world on edge …

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Putin: US ‘invented’ collusion case

RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has scoffed at allegations of collusion between US President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia, saying the reports have been “invented” by Trump’s foes and have hurt the U.S. political system. Speaking at his annual marathon news conference, Putin reaffirmed his firm denial of meddling in the …

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US kills off net neutrality

THE US Federal Communications Commission has voted along party lines to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape. Democrats, Hollywood and companies like Google parent Alphabet Inc. and Facebook Inc. had …

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‘Trump would win again’ if US election held today

DONALD Trump would win another presidential election if one were to be held today, says Australia’s ambassador to the United States. Joe Hockey told the Lowy Institute on Thursday, in a speech marking the first anniversary of the Trump administration, there was strong evidence to suggest American voters did not …

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Apprentice star departs White House

OMAROSA Manigault Newman — one of President Donald Trump’s most prominent African-American supporters — plans to leave the administration next month, the White House says. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced Omarosa’s resignation effective January 20, one year since Trump’s inauguration. However, there are conflicting reports about the …

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Cops hunt for Lil Peep’s drug dealer

THE US Drug Enforcement Administration has launched an investigation to try and find the person who gave rapper Lil Peep fentanyl which resulted in his overdose death. TMZ reports that authorities are interested in talking to Lil Peep fan, Mariah Bons, who allegedly boasted about getting him “high af” during …

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‘America will not survive this’

A US state politician accused of sexually molesting a 17-year-old girl in a media expose earlier this week has taken his own life. Kentucky Republican representative Dan Johnson was found dead inside a car on a bridge in Mount Washington on Wednesday evening, local police confirmed. On Monday, a report …

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