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White House Says Trump's Muslim Ban 'Disqualifies Him From Serving as President'

Donald Trump’s statement that he would ban Muslims from entering the U.S. “disqualifies him from serving as president,” White House Press Secretary …

Washington state student arrested for making racist threats

(Reuters) - Police have arrested a white student from Washington state university suspected of posting a racist threat toward a peer on the anonymous social media platform Yik Yak, officials said on Tuesday.<p>The arrest comes amid heightened tensions on U.S. colleges over allegations of racism on …

Black Lives Matter

Islamic State is building a 'retreat zone' in Libya with 3000 fighters, say UN experts

As British MPs prepare to vote on bombing Syria, fresh evidence is emerging of chaos in Libya where Isil is establishing a new stronghold for recruits unable to reach the Middle East<p>The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant has as many as 3000 fighters in Libya and sees the country as a retreat zone …

Anti-Islam Group Posts Muslims' Personal Info on Facebook

Irving, Texas, is becoming a hotbed of Islamophobia.<p>An anti-Islam group in the Dallas, Texas, suburb of Irving publicized the names and addresses of over 60 Muslims and Muslim "sympathizers" on its Facebook page.<p>The Bureau of American Islamic Relations’ post targets those who spoke out against a …

US condemns murder of opposition politician before Venezuela election

Democratic Action party regional leader shot dead at public meeting Polls show ruling Socialists could lose legislature for first time in 16 years<p>Venezuela opened an investigation on Thursday into the murder of a local opposition leader days before an election that is stirring fears of renewed …

The Ridiculous Reason This Anti-Gay Bigot Is Freaking Out On Black Friday

You're a mean one, Linda Harvey.<p>Black Friday is upon us, but one right-wing pundit isn't feeling the holiday spirit this year.<p>In a Nov. 24 article for WND, Mission: America's Linda Harvey, whose opposition to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is well-established, argued …

New videos raise fresh questions in Chicago police shooting of black teen

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Newly released police dashboard camera videos from the scene of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago patrolman could raise fresh questions over documentation of the killing, as the city braced for an organized protest march on Friday.<p>Like the first video released …

Rahm Emanuel

U.S. military helicopter crashes in South Korea during training mission

A U.S. military helicopter crashed in South Korea during a routine training mission Monday, killing both pilots onboard, the U.S. Army and South Korean police said.<p>The AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed on a road in Wonju, about 80 miles east of Seoul, a Wonju police officer said on condition of …

North Korea

Obama hits Burundi security officials with sanctions over continuing violence

Two government members and two former members who plotted coup face visa restrictions and frozen assets over evidence of political repression and violence<p>President Barack Obama has slapped sanctions against four top current or former security officials in Burundi, linking them to the country’s …

Brussels to stay in lockdown 'for at least another week'

Belgian prime minister says unprecedented security measures will remain in place as threat of major terrorist attack remains high<p>Brussels will keep unprecedented security measures in place for at least another week as it faces an imminent and serious threat of a major terrorist attack, Belgium’s …