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Germany's Far-Right Enters Parliament For First Time Since WW2

Germany's Far-Right Enters Parliament For First Time Since WW2

Although the AfD saw the biggest increase in seats during Sunday's election, several other smaller parties also capitalized on dissatisfaction with Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its coalition partner the Social Democratic Party. German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) scored 33 percent of votes, the Social Democratic Party (SPD) received 20.5 percent, the Alternative for Germany (AfD) gained 12.6 percent, the Free Democratic Party (FDP) is at 10.7 percent, ...


Hurricane victims from Puerto Rico in Shreveport for medical care

Hurricane victims from Puerto Rico in Shreveport for medical care

This is a group of college students from around the United States, with ties to Puerto Rico, who put together a GoFundMe campaign. The president did not mention Puerto Rico, the US territory devastated by Hurricane Maria . She joined several local politicians and leaders in urging Minnesotans and Minnesota companies to do what they can to help. "We still need some more help".


Chelsea Manning Says She Has Been Denied Entry To Canada

Chelsea Manning Says She Has Been Denied Entry To Canada

Chelsea Manning says she has been "permanently banned" from entering Canada because of her criminal record. On Twitter, she said she will challenge the Canadian decision. Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison, and transitioned to female during her time in a military prison. The name of the sender of the letter has been redacted.


Boy, 8, dies from hammer attack after trying to protect younger sister

Boy, 8, dies from hammer attack after trying to protect younger sister

He died six days later. Chaney, who pleaded no contest last year to a charge of failing to register as a sex offender, was the ex-boyfriend of Dante's mother, 28-year-old Elizabeth Salone . Both mother, sister and Dante were left for dead by Chaney Jr, who took Salone's auto keys, cell-phone and money and fled. Dark colored said even after Dante's passing, he's proceeding to help individuals.


Collins: 'Very difficult' to imagine backing GOP health care bill

Collins: 'Very difficult' to imagine backing GOP health care bill

GOP senators' opposition to their party's drive to scrap president Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act swelled to lethal numbers Sunday. The GOP's efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act have undergone a process of devolution, with each new bill worse than the last.