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Education Department Official Apologizes for Comments on Campus Sex Assaults

Education Department Official Apologizes for Comments on Campus Sex Assaults

DeVos' refusal to commit to federal guidelines praised by sexual assault advocates, and her decision to meet with groups that have routinely dismissed the national phenomenon of campus rape culture, are, unfortunately, just about what we should have expected from an administration serving under an accused, serial sexual abuser.



Barcelona legend Xavi insits he wouldn't re-sign Arsenal's Hector Bellerin

The 22-year-old has been strongly linked with a move back to the Nou Camp for much of this summer after developing into one of the finest right-backs in Europe in his time with the Gunners. And when that was put to Xavi, he added: "It can work out good, bad or indifferent". 'Why do they leave at 16 or 17? I would not like to participate in re-signing players that left.


Iran: Ceasefire Should Be Expanded to Cover All of Syria

Iran: Ceasefire Should Be Expanded to Cover All of Syria

Geneva peace process, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday . Asked about the ceasefire, British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon was sceptical it would hold given the string of failures in the past. The southern Syria truce is separate from so far unsuccessful efforts by Russia, Turkey and Iran to set up " de-escalation zones " in Syria, including in the south.


DOJ charges more than 400 people with healthcare fraud

DOJ charges more than 400 people with healthcare fraud

Although these violators are still within the scope of the enforcement action, Sessions has turned the focus this year to opportunists who exploited the generous coverage for addiction treatment programs offered under the Affordable Care Act.


'Mamma Mia' Sequel Adds Lily James

'Mamma Mia' Sequel Adds Lily James

The full title of the new film is Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again and will also see the return of original cast members Meryl Streep , Pierce Brosnan , Amanda Seyfried and Colin Firth , and of course the iconic music of ABBA. According to the site, the film will go "back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present". Lily James played Rose Aldridge in Downton Abbey .



Trump's Lawyer Won't Say If Don Jr. Meeting Was Inappropriate

On CNN, Sekulow denied that he knew about a statement that Trump Jr. released along with the emails on Tuesday, and he denied that Trump knew about the statement. "I voted for @POTUS last November & want him & United States of America to succeed, but that meeting, given that email chain just released, is a big no-no", tweeted Lee Zeldin, R-New York.