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Read story U.S. Women's Gold Medal-Winning Ice Hockey Olympic team criticized for lacking diversity
US News 4

The U.S. women's Ice Hockey team which won the gold medal on Thursday morning at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea,...

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From U.S. Women's Gold Medal-Winning Ice Hockey Olympic team criticized for lacking diversity
"I want to ask you white Americans, are you really of the ignorant view that that team is representative of people like me...." - see story

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International Law Court makes the use of the term "Final Solution" a crime against humanity

World 8

The International Law Court has just ruled that the use of the term "final solution" is to be forbidden and made a crime against humanity and that anyone who uses the term in any way or form, be it in writing, a social media post or even verbal may be subject to arrest and a...

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Disgusted patrons walk out of circus following racist clown joke

World 5

Disgusted patrons at the Suarez Bros. Circus which is currently on the Trinidad leg of its world tour, were left furious and some even walked out of the performance and demanded their money back when one of the clowns did a practical joke which they deemed racist. During the...

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Pope Francis says that fasting during Lent is not obligatory

World 4

Pope Francis has managed to raise a few more eyebrows once again by saying that it is not obligatory for Catholics to fast during Lent. In his Ash Wednesday sermon, the Pontiff had this to...

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FIFA agrees to the staging of one-off four nation tournament next year

World 1

FIFA has agreed to the staging of a one-off four nation tournament next year. The competition will be held from May 27th to June 10th, 2018 and will comprise of four teams which surprisingly failed to qualify for the Russia World Cup - Italy, The Netherlands, Chile and The USA.

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Germany to cancel open air Christmas markets

World 1

In order to avoid the carnage that took place last year, Germany is cancelling its open air Christmas markets. In a televised address to the nation last evening Chancellor Angela Merkel had this to...

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All-female gang in Germany targeting male migrants

World 0

German Police are investigating reports of an all-female gang who are going around the city of Cologne specifically targeting male migrants of Middle Eastern and North African backgrounds for robbery and assault. The gang, which comprises of only young females of Euro-German...

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Russia relieved by first World Cup win in 16 years

World 20

The whole of Russia breathed a sigh of relief earlier today as they finally won another match at the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 2002. It was only the World Cup host country's third win since the dissolution of the Soviet Union....

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"Controversial" Family Feud question and answer spark social media outrage

US News 9

A "controversial" Family Feud question and answer sparked a social media outrage last evening. Host Steve Harvey asked: "Name something that looks better that is black?" The show featured two families - one black and one white. When a male member of the white family answered:

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