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Nashville blast suspect died in 25 December bombing, say police; authorities investigate motive
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Nashville blast suspect died in 25 December bombing, say police; authorities investigate motive

Federal agents are pursuing several theories, including the possibility that the AT&T building in the city's downtown area was targeted

Eight wounded as shooting erupts following argument over dog in Nashville
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Eight wounded as shooting erupts following argument over dog in Nashville

Police said they recovered a handgun from the scene, are on the lookout for two male suspects and that the investigation is ongoing

Memphis poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’, ‘I Can’t Breathe’ shirts
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Memphis poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’, ‘I Can’t Breathe’ shirts

Tennessee law doesn't allow voters to wear items bearing the name of a candidate or a political party in a polling place, but doesn't prohibit statements such as ‘Black Lives Matter’

Hayley Williams on Paramore, her new album Petals for Armor, and crafting music fuelled by rage and sadness
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Hayley Williams on Paramore, her new album Petals for Armor, and crafting music fuelled by rage and sadness

Hayley Williams spent a few years trying to play the role of suburban wife and almost gave up her career for it. In public, she was a yowling firebrand, a magnetic presence with candy-coloured hair and arena audiences wrapped up in every move. In private, though, she was trapped in cycles of distrust and shame.

Democratic candidates lack enthusiasm, says Donald Trump while addressing election rally in North Carolina
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Democratic candidates lack enthusiasm, says Donald Trump while addressing election rally in North Carolina

Donald Trump alleged that two Democratic presidential aspirants Senator Amy Klobuchar and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg by endorsing Biden had traded administration position

Judge halts Donald Trump’s executive order allowing states to block refugees, says policy ‘flies in the face of Congressional intent’ of 1980 Act
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Judge halts Donald Trump’s executive order allowing states to block refugees, says policy ‘flies in the face of Congressional intent’ of 1980 Act

A federal judge on Wednesday halted President Donald Trump's executive order that gave state and local officials the ability to shut the door on refugees, and ignited a fierce debate in communities about how welcoming the United States should be

Today In Wait, What: Harry Potter books removed from school library as Reverend fears readers may conjure evil spirits
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Today In Wait, What: Harry Potter books removed from school library as Reverend fears readers may conjure evil spirits

The Reverend of the Catholic school said he consulted exorcists in the US and Rome who recommended removing the Harry Potter books

Thousands take out protest in Alabama against abortion ban; Kentucky, Ohio, Missouri look at limiting rights
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Thousands take out protest in Alabama against abortion ban; Kentucky, Ohio, Missouri look at limiting rights

Thousands took to the streets in the southern US state of Alabama on Sunday to rally against the nation's most restrictive bans on abortions in decades

Taylor Swift donates $113,000 to organisation fighting anti-LGBTQ legislation in Tennessee
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Taylor Swift donates $113,000 to organisation fighting anti-LGBTQ legislation in Tennessee

Taylor Swift contributed $1113,000 (£86,000) to the Tennessee Equality Project (TEP) after being moved by their work towards fighting anti-LGBTQ bills in the area

US midterm results: Donald Trump victory lap signals he will weaponise hardline immigration for 2020 bid
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US midterm results: Donald Trump victory lap signals he will weaponise hardline immigration for 2020 bid

US president Donald Trump pounced on the mixed verdict from midterm elections 2018 and spun it as a “tremendous success”, signalling that he’s not going to back down from his hardline agenda on immigration and race as a political battle cry that speaks the secret lingo that his predominantly white, male and rural base wants to hear all the way into Trump’s 2020 re-election bid.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats score thumping House win, Republicans keep Senate, Donald Trump spins result as 'tremendous success'
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats score thumping House win, Republicans keep Senate, Donald Trump spins result as 'tremendous success'

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday celebrated Senate Republican gains in the midterm election but immediately threatened Democrats, who won back control of the House and with it the power to investigate the president's personal and professional conduct.

US midterm elections 2018: Voters punish Donald Trump; Democrats seize House control, Republicans keep Senate
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US midterm elections 2018: Voters punish Donald Trump; Democrats seize House control, Republicans keep Senate

A resounding no. America’s voters young and old delivered a stinging rebuke against Donald Trump’s bile-filled racist dog whistling brand of political campaigning for the midterm elections 2018 where he cast the choice as a battle against a migrant invasion which could end up putting (white) Americans at risk of violent crime versus military style border control and a threat to end birthright citizenship.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats inch towards House control, need 12 more seats to win as an anxious nation awaits final results
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats inch towards House control, need 12 more seats to win as an anxious nation awaits final results

Republicans were clinging to delicate majorities in the House and Senate Tuesday night as an anxious nation watched whether voters would reward or reject the GOP in the first nationwide election of Donald Trump's turbulent presidency.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats clinch 2 early wins, must win 21 more to control House; Donald Trump's brute force faces acid test
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats clinch 2 early wins, must win 21 more to control House; Donald Trump's brute force faces acid test

The energy and outrage of the Democratic resistance faced off against the brute strength of US president Donald Trump's GOP on Tuesday as voters across America decided whether Democrats should control at least one chamber of Congress for the first time in the Trump era.

US midterm election 2018: 'My loathing for him knows no bounds' say voters angry about Donald Trump poison pills on immigration and race
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US midterm election 2018: 'My loathing for him knows no bounds' say voters angry about Donald Trump poison pills on immigration and race

More than anything on this Election Day in America, in a midterm contest like no other before it, voters cast their ballots with one man in mind: President Donald Trump.

It's midterm election day in the US, Donald Trump not on ballot but polls are referendum on his turbulent presidency
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It's midterm election day in the US, Donald Trump not on ballot but polls are referendum on his turbulent presidency

Republicans' across-the-board control of Congress is at stake in Tuesday's midterm election, along with command of governors' offices and statehouses around the country.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats must add 23 seats to regain House control; their path runs through these 12 battlegrounds
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats must add 23 seats to regain House control; their path runs through these 12 battlegrounds

The path to power in the House winds through a few dozen districts, many of them suburban, in Tuesday's election. Republicans defending their majority and Democrats looking to gain 23 seats they would need to win control.

US midterm elections 2018: US Senate path to power runs through these 11 states as Republicans seek to expand razor thin majority
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US midterm elections 2018: US Senate path to power runs through these 11 states as Republicans seek to expand razor thin majority

Republicans have a huge advantage as they seek to hold or expand their 51-49 Senate majority, with the battle for control running mostly through states that President Donald Trump won in 2016.