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Head of Kenya’s Election Commission Cannot Guarantee ‘Fair and Credible’ Election

Wafula Chebukati, chairman of Kenya’s Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission (IEBC), has warned voters than he cannot promise the legitimacy of next week’s presidential election. Chebukati told reporters that threats of violence combined with interference from politicians have led to corruption … Continue reading

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Film Producer Working on Syrian Prison Torture Movie Survives ‘Assassination Attempt’

Syrian moviemaker Muhammad Bayazid is in stable condition after surviving what his friends and family are calling an “assassination attempt.” Bayazid was working on his latest film, “The Tunnel,” when he was stabbed in the chest. The film is about … Continue reading

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Hollywood Film Producer Harvey Weinstein Accused of Sexual Harassment

Miramax co-founder Harvey Weinstein is in hot water after several former female employees of his accused the entertainment mogul of sexual harassment. One of his accusers is none other than Hollywood actress Ashley Judd, who’s played in several well-known films … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s Mayor Pleas for Help in Wake of Hurricane Destruction

Carmen Yulín Cruz—the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico—is not happy with the way that the Trump administration has responded to the island’s natural disaster crisis. The U.S. territory was hit hard by Hurricane Maria, leaving the entire island short … Continue reading

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Iran Responds to Trump’s Threat of Exiting the Nuclear Deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani had some tough words for US President Donald Trump, after the American leader threatened to renege on the Iran nuclear deal. “It will be a great pity if this agreement were destroyed by rogue newcomers to … Continue reading

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