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Trump thanks African leaders for making his friends rich

Trump thanks African leaders for making his friends rich

President Donald Trump congratulated the leaders of African nations Wednesday on the "business potential" of their countries, telling them that he has "so many friends" going to the continent "trying to get rich". From the 15th to 18th centuries, European slavers kidnapped an estimated 11 million Africans and sold them overseas as part of the Atlantic Slave Trade.


#EndorseThis: Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Cassidy Over Health Bill

#EndorseThis: Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Cassidy Over Health Bill "Scam"

When Kimmel first tearfully spoke about enduring the heart-wrenching days following Billy's birth, he also remarked about the importance of an equal health care system that doesn't discriminate by income level. Trump, who promised repeal and said "it will be so easy" during the election campaign, took to Twitter Wednesday to urge support for the bill, which was co-authored by Sen.


Eight Gulf sheikhs arrested in marriage racket

Eight Gulf sheikhs arrested in marriage racket

Those arrested include the chief qazi of Mumbai, Farid Ahmed Khan. The Qazi, who solemnized the wedding was also arrested. The police focused more on the Old City child marriages racket after the recent instance of a fake Omani Shaikh marrying a minor girl, who later begged her parents to rescue her from his clutches.


Surveillance video may show London subway bomber before attack

Surveillance video may show London subway bomber before attack

Yayyah Farroukh was seen outside the Aladdins Fried Chicken shop in Hounslow, West London , being pinned down by police at midnight on Saturday. The 21-year-old defendant is now being held under the Terrorism Act. The home-made bomb shot flames through a packed train carriage at west London's Parsons Green Tube station during the Friday morning rush hour but apparently failed to detonate fully.



Iran's Rouhani pushes back on Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also appeared to preview a move Tuesday, telling Fox News "if we're going to stick with the Iran deal there has to be changes made to it". If the president doesn't certify compliance, Congress has 60 days to decide whether to re-impose sanctions lifted under the agreement. "As such, it belongs to the global community in its entirety and not only to one or two countries".


Lorain residents worry about family in Puerto Rico

Lorain residents worry about family in Puerto Rico

He reported that Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello said Maria would be a "catastrophic" and "life-threatening" storm, both because of the wind and potential flooding and mudslides. Puerto Ricans gained US citizenship 100 years ago under President Woodrow Wilson. St. Croix was largely spared the widespread damage caused by Hurricane Irma on the chain's St.