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Undated handout photo issued by SuperGroup of Julian Dunkerton.  Dunkerton, co-founder of the fashion brand Superdry said Sunday Aug. 19, 2018 he has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to a group seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union, as the U.K. government prepares to publish its assessment of the impact of leaving the bloc without an agreement on future relations. (SuperGroup via AP)
Superdry founder gives $1.28 million to anti-Brexit campaignThe co-founder of fashion brand Superdry has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to campaigners seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union
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FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 file photo, former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan, visits a independence referendum polling center in the southern Sudanese city of Juba. Annan left the U.N. far more committed to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights _ and until his death Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, he was speaking out about the turbulent world he saw moving from nations working together to solve problems to growing nationalism. (AP Photo/Pete Muller)
Annan leaves legacy of fighting for equality and rightsKofi Annan was committed to increasing the U.N.'s efforts to combat poverty, promote equality and fight for human rights - and until his death Saturday he was speaking out strongly for nations working together to solve problems
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Trump warnings grow from forgotten RepublicansList of 'forgotten Republicans' grows as Trump GOP takeover crushes dissent
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FILE- This June 20, 2014 file photo shows the Southwest Key-Nueva Esperanza, in Brownsville, Texas, a facility that shelters unaccompanied immigrant children. When school leaders in San Benito, Texas, learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in town, they felt obliged to help. The superintendent reached out and agreed to send 19 bilingual teachers and hundreds of computers to make the learning environment as similar as possible to one of his schools. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
US school districts weigh duty to youth migrant sheltersA small number of school systems are pitching in to educate migrant children amid an outcry over the separation of the children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy for illegal immigration
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Kevin Downing, with the defense team for Paul Manafort, speaks briefly to the media on leaving federal court after jury deliberation finished for the day in the trial of the former Donald Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman ManafortAs jurors in Virginia weigh Paul Manafort's fate in a sprawling financial fraud case, the former Trump campaign chairman still has another, separate trial looming in the nation's capital
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In this July 26, 2018 photo, Jerry Cox, the head of the Family Council Action Committee, speaks to a group of pastors at a breakfast meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas. Cox spoke about a proposed "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot in November. Cox's group is rallying churches against the proposal, which would impose new limits on damages awarded in lawsuits. (AP Photo/Andrew Demillo)
Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally
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Pacifist, socialist leader David McReynolds dead at 88Longtime pacifist and socialist activist David McReynolds has died at age 88. McReynolds died Friday in a hospital after suffering a fall in his New York City apartment
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Colorado legislative aide punished for Putin portrait prankAn aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to install a portrait of President Donald Trump
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Judge upholds delay of anti-segregation housing ruleA federal judge has upheld HUD's decision to delay an Obama-era antidiscrimination rule
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Rising Dem Star to the Media: You're BannedSeems President Trump isn't the only one with media issues . Now rising Democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has entirely banned reporters from two town-hall-style events, CNN reports. The congressional candidate hosted the "listening tour" community meetings last week—one in the Bronx on Wednesday and one in Queens on Sunday—where...
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Rep. Keith Ellison addresses his campaign volunteers and supporters before sending them off on a door knocking campaign, Friday, Aug. 17, 2017 in Minneapolis. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison said Friday he won't abandon his campaign for attorney general amid allegations that he once physically abused an ex-girlfriend and said if she claims to have a video of the incident she should produce it. (Alex Kormann/Star Tribune via AP)
Minnesota Democrats endorse Ellison amid abuse allegationMinnesota Democrats are endorsing Rep. Keith Ellison in his bid for state attorney general, despite an allegation of domestic abuse from an ex-girlfriend
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AP Interview: Top Republican says Russia probe difficultSenate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill
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