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Spencer further explained that Google had in the past allowed advertisers in the U.S.to target voters "based on public voter records and general political affiliations (left-leaning, right-leaning, and independent)". Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) announced in October that it is completely banning campaign advertising from its platform. Brad Parscale, Trump's campaign manager, responded to Google's move to limit targeting and the clarification on misleading ads by accusing the tech ...
  • Sondland invokes family's escape from Holocaust in impeachment hearing

    Sondland invokes family's escape from Holocaust in impeachment hearing

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    Former State Department Special Envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker offered testimony before the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday that completely exonerated President Donald Trump in the Democrats' partisan impeachment inquiry . Asked about that conversation during a deposition, Sondland said, "I don't recall". A May 26 message from Taylor to Volker says that Taylor was stressed by the decision over whether to return to Kyiv.
  • China deal is 'in trouble'

    China deal is 'in trouble'

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    Reuters reported, citing trade experts and people close to the Trump administration, the completion of a partial trade deal could be pushed into 2020 as China seeks more extensive tariff rollbacks. Investors are growing concerned that relations between the world's two biggest economies may be further strained after the U.S. Senate passed a bill in support of Hong Kong's antigovernment protesters.
  • IDF Strikes Iran Targets in Syria Following Rocket Attacks on Israel

    IDF Strikes Iran Targets in Syria Following Rocket Attacks on Israel

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    Israel has carried out frequent air and missile strikes against targets inside Syria since the country descended into civil war in 2011. "Our air defense confronted the heavy attack and intercepted the hostile missiles, and was able to destroy majority before reaching their targets", Syria's SANA news agency quoted a military source as saying.
  • Dogs kill pregnant woman in France during hunt

    Dogs kill pregnant woman in France during hunt

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    A pregnant woman used to be killed by canine while walking her contain dog in a woodland in northern France in some unspecified time in the future of a hunt with hounds, investigators acknowledged Tuesday. Christophe, who is the husband, rushed to the scene only to be met by the ghastly sight of the body of her wife with their dog curled around her. L'Union said in a report that a pack belonging to a local hunting crew based in the village of Morsain could be involved and DNA samples from ...
  • Prison Guards for Jeffrey Epstein's Cell Indicted for Falsifying Records

    Prison Guards for Jeffrey Epstein's Cell Indicted for Falsifying Records

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    To hide their failure to perform their duties, NOEL and THOMAS repeatedly signed false certifications attesting to having conducted multiple counts of inmates when, in truth and in fact, they never conducted such counts. After that, Epstein was placed on suicide watch for about a week but then was taken off it and returned to a special detention unit where inmates receive extra supervision, including being checked in on once every 30 minutes.
  • Sweden drops rape investigation involving Julian Assange

    Sweden drops rape investigation involving Julian Assange

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    The rape investigation was reopened in May this year after Ecuador, which had been sheltering Assange in its London embassy, finally kicked him out of their broom cupboard. In a statement today the country's prosecution authority said the evidence has "weakened considerably" in the nearly a decade that's elapsed since the events in question.
  • McGill University has 'strongly encouraged' its students in Hong Kong to leave

    McGill University has 'strongly encouraged' its students in Hong Kong to leave

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    A pastor, who only gave his name as Phua, said parents were appealing to the Government to be more compassionate in resolving the crisis without bloodshed. Goddess of Democracy at the University of Calgary campus. Tang has been on the police force for more than 30 years and takes over from Lo Wai-chung, who is retiring after 35 years of service.