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Mnangagwa takes over as Zimbabwe Ruling Party leader as Mugabe Fired

  Zimbabwe’s ruling party fired President Robert Mugabe as its leader, a move that will effectively bring an end to his 37-year rule over the southern African nation. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front’s central committee in the capital, Harare, on Sunday. Emmerson Mnangagwa

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World’s first human head transplant has been ‘successfully carried out’,Surgeon claims

  A controversial surgeon who aims to carry out the world’s human head transplant claims to have successfully carried out the operation on a corpse. The 18-hour operation showed that it is possible to reconnect the spine, nerves and blood vessels, according to controversial surgeon Professor Sergio Canavero. At a press conference in

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Trump’s official resigns over past racial comments

-HuffPost     A Homeland Security official in the Trump administration appointed to cultivate unity among community organizations has quit following publication of earlier comments in which he blamed slums on the “laziness, drug use and sexual promiscuity” of African-Americans. CNN uncovered the statements the Rev. Jamie Johnson expressed while he was host of

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US House Democrats introduce impeachment articles against Trump

Associated Press   A half-dozen Democrats on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, accusing him of obstruction of justice and other offenses, in a long-shot effort that stands little chance in the Republican-led House. Indeed, the large majority of Democrats seem intent on having nothing to do with the effort

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China sending envoy to North Korea after Trump visit

Associated Press     Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday that it would send a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extended chill in relations between the neighbors over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs. Song Tao, the head of China's ruling Communist Party's International Department, will travel

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America’s Wealthiest want Congress To Raise Their Taxes, Not Cut Them

HuffPost   American millionaires and billionaires are banding together to urge Republicans in Congress to raise their taxes instead of cutting them. In a letter first reported by The Washington Post on Sunday, more than 400 of America’s wealthiest citizens are asking congressional Republicans to reconsider tax reform legislation that would dramatically lower

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Trump nominates Alex Azar to replace Tom Price as Health Secretary after private plane scandal

  The White House just named Alex Azar as its new nominee for secretary of Health and Human Services. Azar is President Donald Trump's choice to replace Tom Price. Price resigned from the position in September following a scandal over his use of private jets that reportedly cost taxpayers more than $US1

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