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  • Trump camp’s chairman quits

    UNITED STATES: Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned yesterday over allegations that he helped Ukraine’s ousted president pay US lobbying firms millions of dollars in 2012.
    He quit after Ukraine’s National Anti-Corruption Bureau weighed into the US...

    Saturday 20th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Clinton ‘against police’ – Trump

    UNITED STATES: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump accused his rival Democratic Hillary Clinton of patronising black voters and being “against the police,” after the Milwaukee riots.

    He said she “panders to and talks down to communities of colour and sees...

    Thursday 18th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Trump tries to play on fear of Muslims

    Republican candidate plans ‘extreme vetting’

    Wednesday 17th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Top cop caught on the hop as police killing sparked riots

    by Our Foreign Desk

    MILWAUKEE police chief Edward Flynn expressed bewilderment on Monday night that the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer at the weekend had provoked two nights of violence.

    “This was, quite frankly, unanticipated,” said Chief Flynn...

    Wednesday 17th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Suspect arrested for imam’s killing

    UNITED STATES: Police have arrested a man suspected of gunning down imam Maulana Alauddin Akonjee and his friend Thara Uddin as they left a New York mosque on Saturday, police said on Monday.

    Oscar Morel was taken into custody in Brooklyn late on Sunday night after his vehicle was...

    Wednesday 17th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • 15 Guantanamo detainees set for release to UAE

    by Our Foreign Desk

    THE United Arab Emirates (UAE) has agreed to accept 15 detainees released from Guantanamo Bay, the Pentagon announced on Monday.

    The transfer of 12 Yemeni nationals and three Afghans to the UAE is the single largest release of detainees during the presidency...

    Wednesday 17th Aug 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • US: Police use spray on Black Lives crowd

    POLICE in the US city of Cleveland used pepper spray to disperse a crowd following a civil rights conference on Sunday.

    Website reported that the incident occurred after the closing of the Movement for Black Lives national conference at Cleveland State University on...

    Tuesday 28th Jul 2015

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Governor of Okinawa told ‘just live with’ military base

    GOVERNMENT officials told the governor of Japan’s Okinawa province on Wednesday to simply accept the unwelcome presence of US forces.

    Takeshi Onaga, who was elected last November on a platform opposing the US military base, was in Washington this week to plead his case.


    Friday 5th Jun 2015

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Poverty pay at fast-food firms sparks demos

    Activists call for $15 an hour and union rights

    Thursday 16th Apr 2015

    posted by Ben Chacko in World

  • White Cop Charged with Gun Murder

    Video shows officer shooting black man eight times in back

    Thursday 9th Apr 2015

    posted by Morning Star in World