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Stephen Bannon Out at the White House After Turbulent Run - New York Times
Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump's outgoing chief strategist, has been criticized as being emblematic of the far-right nationalism that turned violent in Virginia last weekend. By A.J. CHAVAR and CHRIS CIRILLO on Publish Date August 14, 2017. Photo ...

1 Florida police officer killed, 3 others injured in separate shootings - CBS News
Last Updated Aug 19, 2017 8:45 AM EDT. KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt ...

Wife and father of American killed in Barcelona open up about tragedy - ABC News
American citizen Jared Tucker was among the 13 victims killed in Thursday's vehicle-ramming attack in Barcelona, his family has confirmed. Tucker's wife, 40-year-old Heidi Tucker, told ABC News that the couple had been celebrating their first anniversary.
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Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protest - Los Angeles Times
A week after violent protests rocked Charlottesville, Va., Boston police are implementing a tight security plan on Saturday as a ?free speech? rally with right-wing speakers is expected to converge with a large counter-protest on the city's historic ...

Lawmakers urge removal of Robert E. Lee statue at Antietam - Politico
Amid the national firestorm over Civil War monuments, Maryland lawmakers are pressing the National Park Service to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee that some view as an egregious attempt to sanitize Confederate history. And key House Democrats are ...

Carl Icahn's Failed Raid on Washington - The New Yorker
Was President Trump's richest adviser focussed on helping the country?or his own bottom line? By Patrick Radden Keefe. After Icahn became a special adviser to the President, one of his associates called it ?the cheapest takeover Carl's ever done.?.
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16 Members of White House Arts Committee Resign to Protest Trump - New York Times
All 16 of the prominent artists, authors, performers and architects on the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities resigned on Friday, the latest group to protest Donald J. Trump's defense of white nationalists after the violent ...

Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon fired - CNN
(CNN) President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, multiple White House officials told CNN on Friday. Sources told CNN that Bannon's ouster had been in the works for two weeks and a source said that while Bannon was given the ...

Romney Tells Trump to Apologize for Causing 'Racists to Rejoice' - New York Times
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. ? Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential nominee in 2012, has excoriated President Trump for his equivocating response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va., and urged him to apologize or risk subjecting the country to ?an ...


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