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Russia targeted black voters in attempts to suppress Democrat turnout in presidential election, Senate report says

Russia targeted black voters in attempts to suppress Democrat turnout in presidential election, Senate report saysRussian efforts to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election included targeting African-Americans across all major social media platforms and attempting to suppress Democratic voter turnout, two reports have revealed. The US Senate commissioned both studies to better understand Russia’s interference operations during the presidential vote. The first report was compiled by private researchers and was expected to be released on Monday by the Senate Intelligence Committee.



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Iran Guards general dies of self-inflicted accidental gunshot: report

Iran Guards general dies of self-inflicted accidental gunshot: reportDUBAI (Reuters) – A Revolutionary Guards general, who headed a military base in a sensitive security area in northeastern Iran, died on Sunday after he accidentally shot himself in the head while cleaning his gun, the official news agency IRNA reported. The report identified the commander as General Qodratollah Mansouri, a veteran of the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s. Eastern Iran, which borders Afghanistan — the world's top opium producer — and Pakistan, has long been plagued by clashes with drug smuggling gangs. …



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Seven-year-old Guatemalan girl dies in US custody: report

Seven-year-old Guatemalan girl dies in US custody: reportWashington (AFP) – A seven-year-old Guatemalan girl died in American custody after being detained by US border police in the state of New Mexico, The Washington Post reported on Thursday.



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US investigates whether Trump's inaugural cash was spent improperly – report

US investigates whether Trump's inaugural cash was spent improperly – reportDonald Trump delivers his inaugural address on 20 January 2017. Donald Trump’s inaugural committee, which managed the $ 107m celebrations in Washington to mark the start of his presidency in 2017, has become the latest focus of federal prosecutors who, according to the Wall Street Journal, are now investigating whether the money was properly spent. The Journal reports that Manhattan-based prosecutors are in the “early stages” of a criminal investigation into how the record sum for such a presidential inauguration was used, as well as whether huge donations were made in return for easy access to the Trump administration as it entered power.



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Seven-year-old Guatemalan girl dies in US custody: report

Seven-year-old Guatemalan girl dies in US custody: reportA seven-year-old Guatemalan girl died in American custody after being detained by US border police in New Mexico, The Washington Post reported on Thursday. The girl who illegally crossed the border from Mexico along with her father and dozens of others died last week of “dehydration and shock,” the newspaper reported, citing US Customs and Border Protection. The father is in El Paso, Texas awaiting a meeting with Guatemalan consular officials, the Post said, quoting CBP, which said it is investigating the incident.



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Uber filed paperwork for IPO: report

Uber filed paperwork for IPO: reportRide-share company Uber quietly filed paperwork this week for its initial public offering, the Wall Street Journal reported late Friday. The move comes one day after rival Lyft launched the process to take the company public with a stock offering. The Journal, citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter, said that Uber could go public as soon as the first quarter, while Lyft is targeting its market debut for March or April 2019.



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Don Lemon Roasts 'Hypocrite-In-Chief' Donald Trump Over Undocumented Workers Report

Don Lemon Roasts 'Hypocrite-In-Chief' Donald Trump Over Undocumented Workers ReportCNN's Don Lemon called Donald Trump the "hypocrite-in-chief" on Thursday,



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Seeking asylum, migrants report being turned back at — or possibly just past — U.S. border

Seeking asylum, migrants report being turned back at — or possibly just past — U.S. borderPresident Trump’s order cracking down on asylum seekers at the southern border has been stayed by a federal judge, but a small group of determined migrants who made it through the border fence discovered that at least some Border Patrol agents appear to be enforcing it anyway. On the afternoon of Dec. 1, about 10 women and children, a small part of one of the caravans that traveled hundreds of miles through Mexico from Honduras, crossed the border fence near its western end on the beach near San Diego.



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North Carolina Officials Had Prior Warnings Of Voting Issues, Report Says

North Carolina Officials Had Prior Warnings Of Voting Issues, Report SaysVoters in North Carolina faced potential election fraud years before the 2018



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