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Lorraine Nunes

Freedom of press is power.

USA TODAY A 10-year-old rape victim who was denied an abortion by India’s top court has given birth to a baby girl, a doctor told the AFP news agency Thursday. The girl, who was 35 weeks pregnant, gave birth by cesarean section to a premature baby weighting 4.8 pounds, doctor Dasari …

  THE HUFFINGTON POST Spotify says white supremacist bands are not welcome on its platform after being alerted to their presence in a week that has seen a wave of individuals and public figures stand up to messages of hate. “Illegal content or material that favors hatred or incites violence against race, religion, …

WASHINGTON POST  After President Trump doubled down on his assertion that “both sides” were responsible for the deadly violence at a white supremacist march in Charlottesville on Saturday, scores of celebrities have taken to social media to excoriate his response. On Tuesday night, actor Mark Ruffalo and filmmaker Michael Moore went …

Washington (CNN) on Washington Post Former Presidents George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush joined the chorus of lawmakers speaking out to condemn the racist violence that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. But the statement, coming one day after President Donald Trump was widely criticized for appearing …

FOX NEWS By Joe TacopinoPublished August 11, 2017 New York Post File photo: An undated photograph of a man described as Abdelhamid Abaaoud that was published in the Islamic State’s online magazine Dabiq and posted on a social media website. (REUTERS/Social Media Website) A terror plot used eBay and PayPal …

NY POST  An Alabama judge has ruled this week that a state law criminalizing teacher-student sex is unconstitutional — and dismissed charges against a teacher and aide accused of having relations with their students, according to local media. Morgan County Circuit Judge Glenn Thompson issued the ruling on Thursday — dismissing …

Marianna Parraga and Alexandra Ulmer, ReutersVolunteers, members of a primary-care response team, huddle together during clashes with security forces at a rally against Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela.Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Caracas/Houston (Reuters) – Venezuela’s unraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the cash and credit it needs to …

CNN ARTICLE President Donald Trump said Thursday that his administration plans to declare the opioid crisis a national emergency, a designation that would offer states and federal agencies more resources and power to combat the epidemic. “The opioid crisis is an emergency, and I am saying, officially, right now, it …

ABC NEWS A former FBI agent and his daughter, who were both found guilty of murdering the daughter’s husband, told ABC News’ “20/20” in a pre-trial interview that they were convinced her husband was trying to kill them and they were just defending themselves. “I’m going to do everything that I have …

CNN ARTICLE (CNN)Sunbathers were stunned by the sight of a dinghy packed with dozens of African migrants landing on a Spanish beach Wednesday. The boat arrived on Playa de los Alemanes, a beach in the Spanish town of Zahara de los Atunes, near Cadiz. The incident, caught on camera, shows …