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Trump commission can resume collecting voter data, federal judge rules

Facing privacy lawsuit, presidents election integrity commission had paused its request that states provide names, partial social security numbers and more A federal judge on Monday cleared the way for

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Not so fast: Despacito singers tell Nicols Maduro to stop using remixed song

Venezuelan presidents attempt to co-opt the global hit for political purposes backfires with Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee calling the use illegal Venezuelan president Nicols Maduros attempt to use Latin

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Manchester United beat Real Madrid after farcical penalty shoot-out

Jos Mourinhos men prevailed on penalties in Santa Clara after Jesse Lingards opener had been cancelled out by Casemiro Despite Julia Roberts, an Oscar-winning member of Hollywood royalty, measuring her

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‘I just want to go home’: German teenager who joined Isis speaks of regrets reports

Linda Wenzel, 16, who is being held in an Iraqi prison after joining the jihadist group, says she wants to get away from the war A German teenager who joined Islamic State is now being held in detention

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Justine Damond’s fiance says he regrets not staying on phone before shooting

Don Damond describes final call as godmother says Justine hoped to return to Australia due to fears of US gun violence The fiance of Justine Damond, the woman killed by a Minneapolis police officer, is

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Turkish activists decry attack on press freedom as journalists stand trial

Charges include claims that Cumhuriyet journalists helped the separatist Kurdistan Workers party and Glen movement The trial of 17 reporters and executives from Cumhuriyet, one of Turkeys last standing

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Feline sad: cat who was ‘mayor’ of Alaskan town for 20 years dies

Stubbs, who liked to drink water and catnip from a margarita glass, was elected mayor of Talkeetna in 1998 Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of the Alaska town of Talkeetna, has died at the age of 20. The

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Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel

Robot spots suspected debris of melted fuel for first time since 2011 earthquake and tsunami destroyed the plant Images captured by an underwater robot on Saturday showed massive deposits believed to

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Imagine living with this crap: tempers in Venice boil over in tourist high season

As residents leave and visitor numbers soar, the citys quality of life is being eroded. This summer, irate locals have taken to the streets Emotions run high in Venice, the Italian island city that fascinates

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‘I will be back’: Violin-playing face of Venezuela’s protests injured in clashes

Wuilly Arteaga posts defiant video message from hospital bed as opposition announces fresh national strikes Venezuelas opposition announced a two-day national strike against President Nicolas Maduro after

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