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Genoa: Dozens of Fatalities Feared After Major Italian Bridge Collapse

A major viaduct carrying a motorway across a river in Genoa, Italy collapsed Tuesday before midday, with local media reporting dozens of fatalities. 

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High-Tech Surveillance in Muslim Xinjiang Province Spreads Across China

Reuters offered a look on Tuesday at how high-tech surveillance techniques developed to monitor the Muslims of Xinjiang province are spreading across the rest of China, all the way to the capital city of Beijing. The account provides a textbook case of surveillance state mission creep, as techniques devised for what the Chinese government described as a unique emergency situation become part of everyday life.

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China’s Economy Weakens as Trade Fight Heats Up, Emboldening Xi’s Critics

Retail sales, industrial production, and fixed investment all came in lower than expected, while unemployment rose.

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President Trump on London Terror: ‘These Animals Must be Dealt With’

U.S. President Donald J. Trump has urged tough action against the “animals” behind a “terrorist attack” outside London’s Palace of Westminster Tuesday.

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Security Minister: London Suspect a ‘British Citizen Who Came From Another Country Originally’ (An Immigrant)

Minister of State for Security Ben Wallace MP has admitted that the suspect in the car ramming British authorities are currently treating it as a terrorist incident is a “British citizen [who] came from another country originally” — or, in common parlance, “an immigrant”.

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Leftist Media: Apparent Terror Attack a ‘Reckoning’ for Mean Tweets and Online Comments

Elements of the mainstream left in Britain have responded to an apparent terror attack outside Parliament, in which several people were hurt and one woman hospitalised with “serious” injuries, by suggesting it was a “reckoning” for people being mean online.

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Omarosa: Trump Very Physical with Women, Would Grab, Kiss Them Without Permission

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed President Donald Trump grabs and kisses women “unsolicited, any time, any day.” Partial transcript as follows: TUR: Did you feel like you were harassed by him in the in the White House for being a woman, harassed in a sexual way at any point? Did he harass anybody in a sexual way? Any Me Too moments? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: I don’t know that I would characterize them as Me Too moment. I saw in your book where he grabbed you and kissed you without welcoming it. He did that very often with women any time he wanted. He is physical. He would grab women and kiss them unsolicited, any time, any day. Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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Omarosa: Trump ‘Absolutely’ Knew About WikiLeaks Emails Before They Came Out

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed then candidate Donald Trump knew in advance about the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager John Podesta’s emails that were released by WikiLeaks during the 2016 presidential campaign. Partial transcript as follows: TUR: You were instructed, according to the book, to bring up the emails at every point you could at the end of the 2016 campaign, Hillary Clinton’s e-mails. MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes, that was our talker. TUR: Did Donald Trump know about the emails before they came out? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Absolutely. TUR: He knew about them? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes. TUR: He knew about them before WikiLeaks released them? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes. TUR: Are you are saying that he had a back channel? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: I didn’t say that you did. I will expose the corruption in the White House and I will continue to blow the whistle about it.   Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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Soledad O’Brien Calls Out CNN’s Lack of Diversity After Attack on Trump WH

Former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien called out her ex-employer for throwing stones in glass houses as it attacks the diversity of the Trump administration.

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Genoa: Dozens of Fatalities Feared After Major Italian Bridge Collapse

A major viaduct carrying a motorway across a river in Genoa, Italy collapsed Tuesday before midday, with local media reporting dozens of fatalities. 

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High-Tech Surveillance in Muslim Xinjiang Province Spreads Across China

Reuters offered a look on Tuesday at how high-tech surveillance techniques developed to monitor the Muslims of Xinjiang province are spreading across the rest of China, all the way to the capital city of Beijing. The account provides a textbook case of surveillance state mission creep, as techniques devised for what the Chinese government described as a unique emergency situation become part of everyday life.

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China’s Economy Weakens as Trade Fight Heats Up, Emboldening Xi’s Critics

Retail sales, industrial production, and fixed investment all came in lower than expected, while unemployment rose.

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President Trump on London Terror: ‘These Animals Must be Dealt With’

U.S. President Donald J. Trump has urged tough action against the “animals” behind a “terrorist attack” outside London’s Palace of Westminster Tuesday.

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Security Minister: London Suspect a ‘British Citizen Who Came From Another Country Originally’ (An Immigrant)

Minister of State for Security Ben Wallace MP has admitted that the suspect in the car ramming British authorities are currently treating it as a terrorist incident is a “British citizen [who] came from another country originally” — or, in common parlance, “an immigrant”.

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Leftist Media: Apparent Terror Attack a ‘Reckoning’ for Mean Tweets and Online Comments

Elements of the mainstream left in Britain have responded to an apparent terror attack outside Parliament, in which several people were hurt and one woman hospitalised with “serious” injuries, by suggesting it was a “reckoning” for people being mean online.

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Omarosa: Trump Very Physical with Women, Would Grab, Kiss Them Without Permission

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed President Donald Trump grabs and kisses women “unsolicited, any time, any day.” Partial transcript as follows: TUR: Did you feel like you were harassed by him in the in the White House for being a woman, harassed in a sexual way at any point? Did he harass anybody in a sexual way? Any Me Too moments? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: I don’t know that I would characterize them as Me Too moment. I saw in your book where he grabbed you and kissed you without welcoming it. He did that very often with women any time he wanted. He is physical. He would grab women and kiss them unsolicited, any time, any day. Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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Omarosa: Trump ‘Absolutely’ Knew About WikiLeaks Emails Before They Came Out

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former White House staffer and “Apprentice” contestant Omarosa Manigault Newman claimed then candidate Donald Trump knew in advance about the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager John Podesta’s emails that were released by WikiLeaks during the 2016 presidential campaign. Partial transcript as follows: TUR: You were instructed, according to the book, to bring up the emails at every point you could at the end of the 2016 campaign, Hillary Clinton’s e-mails. MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes, that was our talker. TUR: Did Donald Trump know about the emails before they came out? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Absolutely. TUR: He knew about them? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes. TUR: He knew about them before WikiLeaks released them? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: Yes. TUR: Are you are saying that he had a back channel? MANIGAULT-NEWMAN: I didn’t say that you did. I will expose the corruption in the White House and I will continue to blow the whistle about it.   Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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Soledad O’Brien Calls Out CNN’s Lack of Diversity After Attack on Trump WH

Former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien called out her ex-employer for throwing stones in glass houses as it attacks the diversity of the Trump administration.

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