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Two GOP Senators Slam Tax Cuts for Rich, But How Will They Vote?

President Donald Trump insisted Wednesday that his tax cut is all about helping the middle class even as Republican leaders formed a last-minute plan to cut the top rate paid by million-dollar earners.The plan has ruffled some feathers in the GOP.Two Republican senators have criticized tax cuts for the highest

North Korea calls latest UN sanctions ‘an act of war’

(CNN)A new round of United Nations sanctions against North Korea are an "act of war," Pyongyang said Sunday, adding that the US and other nations which supported the strict measures will pay a heavy price. Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, said the new sanctions will strangle

Hey, America, Were More Alike Than We Think

Like many Americans, Ive witnessed recent political events with the sinking feeling that our country may just be coming apart. Yet I know better than to trust the anecdotes I see on the news each day. They arent fake news, but the media is incentivized to publish more negative sensational

White House: Jerusalem embassy move a ‘recognition of reality’

(CNN)President Donald Trump will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday and direct the State Department to begin the process to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, senior administration officials said.The Trump administration on Tuesday cast the move, which Trump will announce Wednesday at

For Catalans, the Question Is Compliance or Defiance to Madrid

Normal weekend routines like shopping, soccer and strolling prevailed in Catalonia even as the first test of Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s decision to take over the breakaway region approached, with Catalans weighing compliance versus defiance. When schools and government offices open Monday, teachers and civil servants will decide whether to

Corbyn surge raises hopes that Mexico might soon have a friend in No 10

The Labour leader, a frequent critic of media censorship and human rights abuses, has become an unlikely source of inspiration for Mexican activistsWhen Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn outperformed expectations in the UKs recent general election, he upended the countrys political culture and energised a generation of young supporters. But his