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NFL players anthem protests resume

Malcolm Jenkins was joined by De’Vante Bausby in his anthem protest, while defensive end Chris Long put his arm around Jenkins in a sign of support Several NFL players who protested during the US national anthem before pre-season games have been criticised by President Donald Trump. Ex-49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was the first to protest […]

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Airbnb cancels Great Wall sleepover competition

Image copyright airbnb.com Image caption The Great Wall stretches for thousands of kilometres across northern China Airbnb has called off a competition offering to chance to spend a night on the Great Wall of China. The accommodation site asked people to write a 500-word essay on overcoming cultural boundaries in a bid to win a […]

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Trump admits son met Russian for information on opponent

Image copyright AFP Image caption Controversy surrounds Donald Trump Jr’s meeting with Natalia Veselnitskaya in June 2016 US President Donald Trump has admitted his son met a Russian lawyer in June 2016 “to get information on an opponent”, but argues it was legal. Donald Trump Jr’s meeting with Kremlin-linked lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya at Trump Tower […]