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Ramsey Clark, described as a defender of 'Palestinian and human rights' and an opponent of US wars with Iraq, died aged 93 on Saturday.

The new 'Jerusalem Declaration on Anti-Semitism' says boycotts of Israel are not anti-Semitic, in contrast to the controversial IHRA definition.

Eid al-Fitr becomes vacation day for Pittsburgh schools

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Eid al-Fitr becomes vacation day for Pittsburgh schools

The Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr will be a vacation in all schools in the US city of Pittsburgh, the local school district has announced.

Lebanese-Americans charged with assault following pro-Trump Capital riot

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Lebanese-Americans charged with assault following pro-Trump Capital riot

Lebanese-Americans Julian Elie Khater and George Pierre Tanios were charged with assaulting police officers during the Capitol riots.

White supremacist propaganda surged in 2020, report says

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White supremacist propaganda surged in 2020, report says

The Anti-Defamation League has reported a rise in the amount of white supremacist propaganda released in the US last year.

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Biden signs huge stimulus bill ahead of coronavirus speech

President Joe Biden signed a massive $1.9 trillion economic stimulus bill ahead of giving a national address where he was set to urge "hope".

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Palestine’s Birzeit University set for new president

Beshara Doumani will head Palestine’s Birzeit University in the new academic year, the institution said.

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Trump's second trial to start amid fight over legitimacy

The first president to face charges after leaving office, Donald Trump has refused a request to testify, continuing to challenge US civic norms ...

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Turkish interior minister blames US for failed 2016 coup

The US has reacted angrily to comments by Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu saying it was behind a failed 2016 coup attempt against ...

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Trump names defense lawyers as historic trial looms

Former US president Donald Trump announced he had picked two lawyers to head his defense team days before his historic second impeachment trial.

Supporters’ words may haunt Trump at impeachment trial

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Supporters’ words may haunt Trump at impeachment trial

At least five supporters facing federal charges have suggested they were taking orders from the then-president when they marched on Capitol Hill ...

All the president's yes-men

Imrul Islam

All the president's yes-men

Comment: Let us not mistake political necessity for courage. Republicans who should have spoken out long ago are partly to blame for the ...

Trump says term is ending, transition will be orderly

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Trump says term is ending, transition will be orderly

In a statement released on his aides Twitter account, Trump has said that there will be an orderly transition of power.

Congress validates Biden's presidential victory

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Congress validates Biden's presidential victory

The United States Congress has officially declared Joe Biden to be the winner of the presidential election, after Trump supporters stormed the ...

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Protesters swarm to Capitol, halt session on Biden victory

Supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the US Capitol, forcing a halt to congressional deliberations over Joe Biden's Electoral College victory.

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Dozen US senators plan to oppose Biden certification

Despite dozens of court rulings and officials finding no widespread voting problems, Ted Cruz is leading a team of senators desperate to derail ...

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US Supreme Court dismisses Texas suit challenging election result

The US Supreme Court dismissed Texas' bid to overturn the results of the presidential election, dealing another blow to President Donald Trump's ...

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Turkey hopes for 'good start' with Biden

Turkey has had a turbulent relationship with incumbent US President Donald Trump's administration but is hoping for better relations during the ...

Trump loves to win but keeps losing election lawsuits

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Trump loves to win but keeps losing election lawsuits

For a man obsessed with winning, President Donald Trump is losing a lot.

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No evidence of decisive election fraud: US attorney general

Bill Barr's comments confirmed the conclusions of the Department of Homeland Security, US intelligence and independent poll watchers that the ...

Trump suggests he will never concede to Biden

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Trump suggests he will never concede to Biden

In the first TV interview since losing his re-election bid, President Donald Trump indicated that he will never concede to Biden and abandon his ...

Activists campaign to include Arab-Americans in US school curricula

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Activists campaign to include Arab-Americans in US school curricula

Arab-Americans are campaigning to be included in a new ethnic studies curriculum being rolled out in California.

<em>Pennsylvania</em> certifies Biden election win

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Pennsylvania certifies Biden election win

Pennsylvania officially certified Joe Biden's election win in the state.

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