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Report: Teen who died in US custody unresponsive for hours Report: Teen who died in US custody unresponsive for hours 12/05/2019 09:47am • HOUSTON (AP) β€” Video showing the U.S. Border Patrol cell where a 16-year-old from Guatemala died of the flu shows the teen writhing and collapsing on the floor for hours before he was found dead. The footage published Thursday by ProPublica calls into question the Border Patrol's treatment of Carl US: Iran may have killed more than 1,000 in recent protests US: Iran may have killed more than 1,000 in recent protests 12/05/2019 09:41am • WASHINGTON (AP) β€” The Trump administration on Thursday accused Iranian security forces of killing more than 1,000 people in crackdowns against recent protests that have swept the country. The allegation came as U.S. officials said the Pentagon is considering sending thousands of additional troops Kerry endorses Biden as ad cites NATO leaders mocking Trump Kerry endorses Biden as ad cites NATO leaders mocking Trump 12/05/2019 09:34am • NEW HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) β€” John Kerry, the former secretary of state and 2004 Democratic presidential nominee, endorsed Joe Biden for president on Thursday, buoying the former vice president's argument that his international experience should be a deciding factor for voters in 2020. β€œI've never b PM: Israel has β€˜full right’ to annex strategic Jordan Valley PM: Israel has β€˜full right’ to annex strategic Jordan Valley 12/05/2019 09:31am • LISBON, Portugal (AP) β€” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel has the β€œfull right” to annex the Jordan Valley if it chose to, even as the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court warned the country against taking the bold step. Netanyahu said his propo Investigators to brief Wisconsin Guard leader on sex probe 12/05/2019 09:08am • MADISON, Wis. (AP) β€” Federal investigators plan to brief the Wisconsin National Guard's top commander this weekend on their seven-month review of the Guard's sexual assault reporting and investigation protocols, Gov. Tony Evers said Thursday in a letter to legislative leaders. The governor said of Airbnb introduces new rules to rein in parties, nuisances Airbnb introduces new rules to rein in parties, nuisances 12/05/2019 08:40am • Airbnb is taking more steps to crack down on parties and nuisance guests in the wake of a Halloween shooting at an Airbnb rental in a San Francisco suburb where five people were killed. The company said Thursday it’s banning β€œopen invite” parties at all of its accommodations. Those are parties Lawsuit challenges social media disclosure rule for visas Lawsuit challenges social media disclosure rule for visas 12/05/2019 08:39am • WASHINGTON (AP) β€” Two organizations of documentary filmmakers filed a federal lawsuit Thursday arguing that new rules requiring U.S. visa applicants to register their social media handles are making them fearful of publicly speaking their minds. State Department rules took effect in May and apply House Speaker Pelosi rebukes reporter: 'Don't mess with me' House Speaker Pelosi rebukes reporter: 'Don't mess with me' 12/05/2019 08:30am • WASHINGTON (AP) β€” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi promptly set a reporter, and by inference, all of Washington, straight: β€œDon’t mess with me.” Pelosi’s bristling response Thursday to a question about whether she β€œhates” President Donald Trump came two hours after she announced articles of Court to consider bathroom use by transgender student Court to consider bathroom use by transgender student 12/05/2019 08:10am • ATLANTA (AP) β€” A student has the right to use the bathroom that corresponds to his gender identity, a lawyer told a federal court Thursday, arguing that the issue is about the right of transgender students to β€œequal dignity." But the Florida school district that's appealing a lower court order i Portugal resists US appeal to bar Huawei from 5G network Portugal resists US appeal to bar Huawei from 5G network 12/05/2019 06:12am • LISBON, Portugal (AP) β€” Portugal won’t exclude Chinese companies from supplying technology for the country’s next-generation 5G wireless network, senior Portuguese officials told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday. Portugal is the latest European Union country to resist U.S. effor Board finds border agents broke rules in shooting at cars 12/05/2019 05:24am • WASHINGTON (AP) β€” Four Border Patrol agents didn't follow department rules when they opened fire in two separate incidents along the U.S.-Mexico Border, both involving agents shooting at drivers who were trying to speed away, a review board has found. The two cases were among seven shooting incid US trade gap narrows 7.6% to $47.2 billion in October US trade gap narrows 7.6% to $47.2 billion in October 12/05/2019 04:17am • WASHINGTON (AP) β€” The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in October as imports fell faster than exports. The politically sensitive trade gap with China dropped. The Commerce Department said Thursday that the gap between what America sells and what it buys abroad dropped 7.6% to $47.2 billion in October. Fire in refugee camp on Greek island kills a woman 12/05/2019 03:12am • ATHENS, Greece (AP) β€” A fire that broke out early Thursday in a housing unit at a refugee camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos has left one woman dead, Greek authorities said, as the country’s prime minister met with top European officials to discuss issues related to migration and refuge UK election is full of dirty tricks and political clicks UK election is full of dirty tricks and political clicks 12/04/2019 11:56pm • LONDON (AP) β€” Britain is proving a lawless landscape for political mudslingers mining cyberspace for votes in an election that could determine the U.K.'s future relationship with the European Union. Two years after Britain found itself at the epicenter of a global scandal over the misuse of Facebo China says US must cut tariffs in trade deal 12/04/2019 11:41pm • BEIJING (AP) β€” Washington must roll back punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if the two sides reach a trade deal, China said Thursday, indicating Beijing is sticking to its position ahead of another possible Dec. 15 duty increase. The two sides are negotiating details of a β€œPhase 1” agreement
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