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Six months into his presidency, the failure of Donald Trump’s “America first” approach is evident. For one thing, America isn’t first anymore — it’s third. Over the weekend, Trump once again sought to present...

Southern rail gets lowest satisfaction score in passenger survey

Southern rail continues to have the most dissatisfied passengers in Britain, closely followed by other south-east commuter services operated by Govia, according to the latest national passenger survey (pdf). However, the transport watchdog pointed...

How the social gospel movement explains the roots of today’s religious left

Martin Luther King, Jr. (Credit: AP/Bill Ingraham) Throughout American history, religion has played a significant role in promoting social reform. From the abolitionist movement of the early 19th century to the civil rights movement...

Song Joong Ki On Why He Is Getting Married Early: ‘Because It’s Song He...

During an interview about his upcoming movie The Battleship Island, Song Joong Ki answered some questions on his upcoming marriage with his Descendants of the Sun co-star Song He Kyo. Since most Hallyu stars...

McCain set to return to Washington for health-care vote

By Ed O’Keefe and David Weigel — Washington Post Sen. John McCain,R-Ariz., who announced last week that he is battling brain cancer, plans to return to Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. “Senator McCain looks forward...

Silversun Pickups to tour North America this fall

Following their successful U.S. tour earlier this year, alt-rockers Silversun Pickups announced today that they will be barnstorming through North America again this fall. The band's latest jaunt across the continent will take them...

The Case for Impeaching Trump If He Fires Robert Mueller

Last week, President Donald Trump fueled speculation that he might work to oust Robert Mueller, the former FBI director appointed to probe Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Trump could do so today,...

From Thor: Ragnarok to Stranger Things – 10 things we learned from Comic-Con 2017

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Texas’ lieutenant governor blames truck deaths on sanctuary cities that ‘enable human smugglers’

Dan Patrick, the lieutenant governor of Texas, railed against sanctuary cities on Sunday after authorities in his state discovered eight people dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer in a San Antonio Walmart parking lot and...

Trump’s day in tweets: Sunday, July 23

President Trump boards Air Force One in Naval Air Station Norfolk, Va., Saturday, July 22, 2017, after attending the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford. President Trump tweeted about: His belief...

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