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Boston schools superintendent resigns one day after deportation lawsuit filed

Boston Superintendent Tommy Chang announced Friday that he's resigning, one day after a lawsuit was filed alleging that Boston Public Schools shared information about a student that led to the student's deportation. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

George Takei: Trump's immigration rhetoric 'grotesque'

Actor George Takei slammed the Trump administration's practice of separating families at the US-Mexico border, recalling his family's experience in internment camps as a Japanese-American during World War II. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Uber to begin appeal over London licence denial

A court will decide if the taxi app firm is "fit and proper" to hold a licence to operate in the capital. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Turkey election: Erdogan wins re-election as president

The man who has dominated Turkish politics for well over a decade will assume sweeping new powers. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Namibia's breathtaking Skeleton Coast

It seems more like a mirage than real life -- lions stalking seals along a dazzling white sand strand that wouldn't look out of place in the Caribbean. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Top moments from the BET Awards

The 2018 BET Awards, which celebrate the best in music, movies and sports, are happening Sunday night. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Supreme Court has 6 big cases remaining, and one big question about its future

After a frantic few weeks to reach an end of June deadline, the Supreme Court justices will don their robes on Monday to wrap up the term sometime this week. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Detained immigrants tell US Senator: 'America is our last hope'

Detainees at a central processing center in McAllen, Texas, were "frightened" and told Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren that America is their "last hope," she told CNN after leaving the center Sunday. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

The global move from democracy to autocracy

The cover of the last issue of the leading German news magazine, Der Spiegel, was a vivid illustration, indicative of one view of Donald Trump that seems to be growing. It showed a beaming Trump surrounded by Vladimir Putin, Kim Jong Un, Xi Jinping and Recep Tayyip Erdogan with the ... Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

'Space Invaders' turns 40

The "Space Invaders" arcade video game, celebrating its 40th anniversary, is an iconic piece of software, credited as one of the earliest digital shooting games. Like many early games, it and its surrounding myths showcase the cultural collisions and issues current at its creation by Japanese game designer Tomohiro Nishikado. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Pride celebrated around the world

See images from this weekend's Pride celebrations from around the world. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Japan and Senegal draw in World Cup classic

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Posted on: 06/25/18

England scores six goals to dominate Panama

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Posted on: 06/25/18

Colombia eliminates Poland with an epic performance

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Posted on: 06/25/18

41-year-old sprint car driver dies after crash

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Posted on: 06/25/18

Sen. Warren: Immigration facility a disturbing picture

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) describes what she saw after touring an immigration facility in McAllen, Texas. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

World Cup Catch-up: England's record breakers, James inspires Colombia & Honda saves Japan

Watch all the best action and funnies from a goal-packed day 11 of the 2018 World Cup, including England's impressive 6-1 win over Panama, Colombia's sparkling return to form and an entertaining 2-2 draw between Senegal and Japan. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

Doctor on trial over Spain 'stolen babies' scandal

An estimated 300,000 babies were taken from their mothers at birth and sold during the Franco dictatorship and until the 1980s. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

The $5bn tech boss who grew up without electricity

Stewart Butterfield's life as a Silicon Valley heavyweight is a world removed from his upbringing on a commune in remove Canada. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18

The Indian actresses caught in a US 'prostitution' racket

The arrest of a couple in Chicago has unveiled a sex racket that exploits actresses from south India. Read More ...
Posted on: 06/25/18



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