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Conservative student transfers out of BU because of death threats

Nicholas Fuentes, an 18-year-old student who attended the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va., this past weekend, said that he’s received death threats for months over his conservative viewpoints — enough for him to decide it’s time to leave Boston University. Fuentes said he made the decision to abandon his Political Science degree a month ago after being constantly threatened ...

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LeBron slams Trump as 'so-called president' in speech – Durant says he has no 'respect' for Trump – Washington Nationals owner has leg amputated to remove cancer

LeBron James slammed President Trump during a speech at an Ohio amusement park Tuesday, calling Trump the “so-called president” while pleading for people to unite following the Charlottesville tragedy. James spoke at Cedar Point Amusement Park in Sandusky, Ohio, and told the crowd he wanted to spend a moment to address last weekend’s violent protests where Heather Heyer, 32, was ...

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Submerged car a mystery

Police in Michigan are trying to figure out how an old Buick with human remains inside ended up at the bottom of a pond, and how long it’s been there. The 1973 Buick Electra 225 was discovered tuesday in a man-made pond next to a highway in Buena Vista Township by divers contracted by the Michigan Department of Transportation to ...

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Aussie senator wears burqa in Parliament to push for national ban of face coverings

An Australian senator provoked an angry backlash from fellow lawmakers Thursday by wearing a burqa in Parliament as part of her campaign for a national ban on Islamic face coverings. Pauline Hanson, leader of the anti-Muslim, anti-immigration One Nation minority party, sat wearing the black head-to-ankle garment for more than 10 minutes before taking it off as she rose to ...

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Key West’s hidden secret

Key West is known as a party spot — a place to cut loose and get wasted. But it’s got a lot more to offer, and visitors are discovering just how restful and relaxing a trip to this Key can be. It’s the most southerly spot in the United States, and its tropical climate offers heat and humidity pretty much ...

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Revolutionary new wheels

Continental has showcased a prototype for a way to boost the braking efficiency of electric cars. Dubbed the “New Wheel Concept,” Continental engineered the system to help maximize regenerative braking and create an easier-to-maintain braking system. Related Image Expand / Collapse The concept uses an inner carrier, brake rotor, and wheel made of aluminum, to keep weight down. The system ...

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Lexington braces for protests as it moves ahead with plans to remove Confederate statues – Obama's tweet in response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked ever

This city is bracing for trouble as at least one white supremacy group announced plans to come here to protest the removal of two Confederate statues. After the deadly riots in Charlottesville, the mayor of Lexington, Jim Gray, tweeted out that he was going to announce early this week his plan to ask council members to vote on a motion ...

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