Matthew Weaver

Kevin Spacey Blasted for Bizarre Response to Allegations He Sexually Harassed a 14-Year-Old

Kevin Spacey is facing criticism for the way he linked his sexuality to his apology about allegations of sexual advances towards a 14-year-old actor.

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Bernie Sanders 'Delighted' by Jeremy Corbyn's Results in Election Vote

Bernie Sanders has congratulated Jeremy Corbyn on Labour’s performance in the general election. The Vermont senator – who narrowly failed to win his bid for the Democratic nomination against Hillary Clinton in the 2016 race for the White House – said he had watched the UK results coming in on Thursday and was very pleased about the party’s showing.

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Vandals Desecrate Dozens of Headstones in St. Louis Jewish Cemetery

Dozens of headstones in a Jewish cemetery in Missouri have been toppled in what the state governor described as an “act of desecration” amid growing concern about a US-wide rise in antisemitism.

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Noam Chomsky Responds to Turkish President's Bizarre Smear Attack, Calls out His Brutality to Civilians

The leftwing US academic Noam Chomsky has hit back at Recep Tayyip ErdoÄŸanafter the Turkish president accused him of ignorance and sympathising with terrorists.

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Many Call for Prosecution of Walter Palmer, Dentist Who Killed Zimbabwe’s Cecil the Lion

There are mounting calls for the prosecution of an American dentist who killed one of Africa’s most famous lions, as two other men involved in the hunt prepare to appear in court in Zimbabwe on Wednesday.

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Amtrak Philadelphia Train Crash: Mayor Describes 'Disastrous Mess'

A crash investigation has begun into what caused an Amtrak train to derail in north Philadelphia, killing at least five people and leaving six others critically injured.

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