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Jared Kushner just threw Donald Trump Jr. under the bus

Presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee Monday, and what is striking about his extensive opening …

Donald Trump

White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci says he’ll delete tweets the internet already recorded

Empty transparency.<p>Just one day into his job as White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci announced on Twitter that he’d be deleting past tweets. Not only is this a highly counterintuitive move for the person charged with communicating between the Trump administration and the press — …

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Middle East

Jewish council says anti-Semitism in Germany is increasing

Germany's Central Council of Jews has accused the government of not doing enough to combat rising anti-Semitism. The body has renewed its call for a …

Farting Passenger Causes Flight Evacuation, 12 New Priority Pass Lounges, JetBlue Expands Mint - Points Miles & Martinis

<b>Martini Review of the Week:</b><p>It’s Saturday and it’s time for the Martini Review of the Week. Take a look at this week’s top news, deals, and reviews …

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Mexico City expands program to recognize gender identity

Scores of trans people have received birth certificates recognizing their genders in Mexico City. They were the first to have their genders …

LGBTQI

Trump tweets mention his 'complete power' to pardon and bemoan 'leaks'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump mentioned his presidential pardoning powers and condemned intelligence leaks in a string of tweets Saturday morning, a day after The Washington Post reported that Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke about the Trump campaign in meetings with the Russian …

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Qatar Airways CEO apologizes for 'grandmothers' comment, but rivals aren't forgiving

The chief executive of Qatar Airways has never minced words when talking about his U.S.-based rivals.<p>But Akbar Al Baker admits he went too far earlier this month when he compared the crews on his airline with those of U.S.-based carriers.<p>“By the way, the average age of my cabin crew is only 26 …