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Theresa May Pulls Plug on Brexit Vote to Avoid Major Loss

Theresa May cancels Brexit vote amid 'widespread concern' over Northern Ireland backstop.

Latin American Crime Wave Means Vigilante Justice is a Fact of Life

When corruption, incompetence, and sheer lack of funding cripple those forces, what we are left with is teenagers thrusting broken glass bottles into the stomachs of other innocent teens through some misguided sense of vengeance.

Reports Show Growth and Green Policies are Opposing Forces

Electricity - needed for growth - as we now know how to best produce it, is not good for the environment. Ipso facto, growth and green can’t both progress with the technologies we currently have on hand.

Ecuador President: Julian Assange Can Leave Embassy After UK Provides Guarantees

Ecuador's president has long wanted to get rid of Assange.

Colombia’s Beer-Soaked National Sport May Have to Sober Up to Grow

It involves two-pound metal disks shaped like a chocolate lava cake, clay pits affixed with packets of gunpowder, and beer.

Lots of beer.

Netanyahu Faces Corruption Charges that Aren't Likely to Stick

Netanyahu will not resign. He’s treated the charges as if they are smear campaigns levied by his political opponents, and has even made light of their seriousness.

Here’s How Europe, China and the U.S. are Funding South Sudan’s Civil War

With the international community so clearly uncommitted to seeing peace in South Sudan, and the nation in the throes of war, how can the notion of peace be taken seriously by the average world citizen?

French Civil Servant Charged as North Korea Spy…Wait, What?

Benoit Quennedey, unless his entire official existence within the French government is some sort of sleight of hand, comes off as Maxwell Smart blended with Inspector Clouseau meets Dick Steele.

CNN Fires Marc Lamont Hill Over United Nations Speech Criticizing Israel

CNN fired a liberal commentator for criticizing Israel in a United Nations speech.

Trump Lawyer Offered Vladimir Putin $50 Million Penthouse in Trump Tower Moscow

Michael Cohen told top Putin spokesman that the Trump Organization would gift the Russian president a $50 million penthouse in Trump Tower Moscow.

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