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Why press won't run video of Trump and Japanese prime minister

Trump is a leader whom I can have great confidence in", Abe said after the meeting. Details from the 90-minute meeting were, however, scarce, as Abe declined to divulge too much detail on what transpired, saying the session was unofficial as Trump would only assume presidency in January.


Trump supporters launch #TrumpCup as a protest against Starbucks

Trump supporters launch #TrumpCup as a protest against Starbucks

The video shows a man asking for his money back and at one point calling the female cashier " trash " and saying "Cause I voted for Trump". A white supporter of the President-elect was filmed earlier this week shouting at employees, complaining of racial discrimination and telling everyone in the store he voted Trump.


Julian Assange Questioned Over Sex-Crime Accusations

Julian Assange Questioned Over Sex-Crime Accusations

Assange has lived in the embassy since June 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over the rape accusation. In October, in a blatant attempt to silence WikiLeaks , Assange had his Internet connection in the embassy cut off. Swedish Chief Prosecutor Ingrid Isgren reportedly spent four hours in the Ecuadorian embassy. Three days have been allocated for the questioning in London .


US says Kurdish forces leaving Syrian town

US says Kurdish forces leaving Syrian town

Pro-regime forces hit the neighbourhoods of Shaar, Karam al-Bek and Sakhour in eastern Aleppo with barrel bombs and missiles. On Tuesay, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said three hospitals in rebel-held areas of northern Syria had been hit by air raids in the past 24 hours, leaving medical staff and patients wounded.


Trump University lawsuits settled for $25M

Trump University lawsuits settled for $25M

Their clients sued in 2010, saying they were deceived by claims that Trump University used the businessman's hand-picked professors to teach his real estate investing secrets. The judge, however, said information about a pending enforcement action by the NY state attorney general would not be allowed. While the settlement vacates a November 28 trial date for the Low case, Curiel will have the final say on whether the settlement is "fair, adequate, and reasonable".