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Curator out after racial sensitivity of exhibit questioned

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The chief curator of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis is stepping down after an exhibition that depicts 1960s black civil rights protesters and black women on magazines smeared in toothpaste and chocolate was criticized as racially insensitive. The exhibit in question featured the work of artist Kelley Walker. Black artists […]
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U.S. Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said on Monday he would withhold consent for U.S. arms sales to members of the Gulf Cooperation Council until there is a pa
President Donald Trump stepped up his criticism on Monday of former Democratic President Barack Obama's handling of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, accusing his pr
U.S. Supreme Court revives parts of Trump travel ban order
British Prime Minister Theresa May told European Union citizens who are already living legally in Britain that she wanted them to stay after the country leaves the EU in 2019.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Navy has charged one of its commanders with accepting gifts and sex with prostitutes from a Malaysian defense contractor. Prosecutors alleged at a preliminary hearing in Norfo
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May tried Monday to reassure European Union citizens living in Britain that their lives and those of their family will not be disrupted when Britain leave
But she was heckled by critics in the House of Commons, while opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said her plan was "too little, too late".
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled details of her plan to protect the rights of EU nationals living in Britain on Monday, saying the government would work to offer them largely the
ULAANBAATAR (Reuters) - There was no winner in Mongolia's presidential election on Monday, forcing the country's first ever second-round run-off between the two leading candidates, the country's Gener
ST. LOUIS (AP) — An attorney for a union that represents black St. Louis police officers says a black officer who was off-duty when he was mistakenly shot by a white colleague is willing to wait for
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine museum is playing host this summer to a traveling collection of pirate artifacts discovered by an underwater explorer trying to shake off criticism that cast him as a r
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Monday that both Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists were violating a ceasefire agreement in eastern Ukraine and it would likely be
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he saw no better way of negotiating an end to the conflict in Ukraine than through the Minsk agreements, sharply differing with commen
VENTIMIGLIA, ITALY (Reuters) - Italian police used tear gas on a group of some 400 mainly African migrants who marched towards the French border from the northern town of Ventimiglia in the early hour
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser has announced a new cybersecurity partnership with Israel. Tom Bossert says the new working group will focus on key cy
US Supreme Court allows part of Trump travel ban to go into effect and will hear full case in October.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State Police say a prison escapee who had been on the run for more than three decades was recaptured after authorities received information about his whereabouts fro
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Transportation Security Administration employee at a Florida airport has been fired after police said surveillance video showed him stealing cash. The Orlando Sentinel reports
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — The sexual assault trial of a former student from an elite New Hampshire prep school who was encouraged to bake bread for his accuser as an act of weekly “penance”
Investment by UkrAgroCom (Kirovohrad region) in modernization of the Oleksandria sugar refinery in 2017 would total $1 million. “Since the acquisition of the refinery 10 years ago we have invest
ROME - Digging for Rome's new subway has unearthed the charred ruins of a 3rd century building and the 1,800-year-old skeleton of a dog that apparently perished in a fire. Archaeologists ......
“The bus attendant has made a mistake while performing her duty. The visa-free rules entered into force not long ago, and the lack of experience resulted in the employee’s incompetence in
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A California truck driver stopped on a New Jersey highway with 64 kilograms (141 pounds) of heroin and 10 kilograms (22 pounds) of cocaine has been sentenced to 10 years in state
Nearly 6,500 houses collapsed and 60,000 were damaged. About 468,800 hectares of farmland was flooded and 45,200 hectares of crops were destroyed.  
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a 14-year-old Delaware girl’s actions caused her to fall from a New York amusement park ride and land in the arms of bystanders. Warren County sheriff
An opinion poll shows that a majority of Russians think Soviet leader Josef Stalin was the "most outstanding person" in history.
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled details of her plan to protect the rights of EU citizens living in Britain on Monday, saying the government would work to offer them the same hea
DETROIT (AP) — Lawyers for Iraqi natives who fear they could be tortured or killed if kicked out of the U.S. have asked a judge to temporarily block their deportations. Federal Judge Mark Goldsmith d
The action gives the president a partial victory after a string of lower court defeats.              
The Court tried to strike a balance, allowing President Trump to enforce parts of his travel ban but blocking it from implementing others.              
HALIFAX - The Trailer Park Boys, Nova Scotia's supposedly dopey mockumentary stars, are amassing a business empire spanning an online comedy network, production studio, beverage deals, marijuana brand
United States President Donald Trump has alleged that the former administration failed to take action against Russia for election meddling, as it was confident of Hillary Clinton`s win.
Mattis met PM Modi at the Hotel Willard Intercontinental, where the Indian prime minister is staying.  
The killing of a 15-year-old by a Border Patrol agent will get further lower court review.              

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