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(CNN)Trevor Noah has a theory about President Donald Trump's immigration policies. The "Daily Show" host suggests Trump's crackdown on immigration might have something to do with the popularity of his wife, Melania Trump. "While her husband has struggled to get his approval rating over 40%, Melania has consistently remained the country's most popular Trump, and personally, I love her...
Washington (CNN)Everything, as always with Donald Trump, is about what's good for the President. In a fresh example of this core truth defining the current administration, Israel caved Thursday to his demands to ban two Muslim US lawmakers who Trump is ostracizing as part of his 2020 reelection strategy. There is no sign that Trump considered whether his latest...
Hong Kong (CNN)"If they don't use violence, we don't use force." That is a senior Hong Kong police officer's response to accusations from outraged protesters that the authorities are using excessive force to quell demonstrations. Allegations of police brutality have fueled increasingly violent protests in the streets of this former British colony, prompting law enforcement to fire tear gas on an almost daily...
Washington (CNN)A Russian fighter jet acted in an "unsafe manner" during a Tuesday encounter with NATO aircraft, with the Russian jet almost cutting into the flight path of a NATO plane, forcing the alliance jet to maneuver to avoid a dangerous situation, a NATO military official tells CNN. The incident occurred Tuesday when two Spanish F-18 fighter jets assigned...
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump is showing what happens when the United States abandons its decades-long role as a guarantor of stability and instead chooses to act as an agent of global disruption. A series of economic and political shocks are fomenting disorder across the planet and straining an international political system that Trump deliberately set out to undermine. Stock markets...
(CNN)In his search for examples of a more equitable society, Bernie Sanders has long looked north ... to Northern Europe, that is. The "Nordic model" consists of strong welfare states funded by relatively high levels of taxation, which enable governments to provide high-quality education and health care for all. Sanders, an independent US senator from Vermont who's a candidate for the 2020...
Hong Kong (CNN Business)Singapore could be heading for a recession after it reported a big drop in economic activity in the second quarter of the year. The wealthy city state is being hurt by the US-China trade war and is heading for its weakest annual growth since 2009, when the economy shrunk by 0.6% during the global financial crisis.
New Delhi (CNN Business)Just two years ago, India's huge car market was booming and global players were rushing to invest. Now it's been slammed into reverse. Sales of passenger vehicles plunged 31% in July, according to figures released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Tuesday. It's the ninth straight month of declines and the sharpest one-month drop in more than 18...
(CNN)The top US trade negotiator on Tuesday said that new tariffs on Chinese-made consumer goods including cell phones, toys and video game consoles would be delayed until December 15. It's the latest turnaround on tariffs for President Donald Trump, who has repeatedly dangled threats to ratchet up import duties on goods from China and other countries, including Mexico, as leverage in negotiations.
Oslo, Norway (CNN)The man accused of opening fire in a Norwegian mosque over the weekend appeared in court on Monday with two black eyes and wounds to his face and neck. The suspect, identified as 21-year-old Philip Manshaus by Norway's public service broadcaster NRK, appeared in court on charges of murder and terrorism. It's unclear where the marks on his face came from.

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