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Death toll rises in the Iranian protests; what spurred the agitation?

Death toll rises in the Iranian protests; what spurred the agitation?

The money was Iranian money that had been frozen by the US following the revolution. DemonstrationsA demonstrator shouts slogans near the flag of the former Imperial State of Iran as he gathers with supporters of Maryam Rajavi, head of the Iranian opposition group National Council of Resistance, outside the Iran Embassy, in Rome.


Trump lawyer sues BuzzFeed for publishing Russian Federation dossier, also targets Fusion GPS

Trump lawyer sues BuzzFeed for publishing Russian Federation dossier, also targets Fusion GPS

The dossier includes a number of salacious claims about the Trump campaign's ties to Russian officials, including allegations about Mr Cohen that have not been verified. "We look forward to defending the free press and our First Amendment rights in court". Last week another attorney working for Trump personally, Charles Harder, sent a cease and desist letter to the publisher and author of the new book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House", seeking to stop further distribution.


Monarch discusses weight of the crown in documentary

Monarch discusses weight of the crown in documentary

Even though the height of the Imperial Crown was slightly lowered for her after the death of her father, King George VI , its diameter remained the same. I mean it's only sprung on leather. "At one moment, I was going against the pile of the carpet and I couldn't move at all". The Queen Elizabeth II , dressed in royal regalia, posed for this special Jubilee picture in the Throne Room of Buckingham Palace, after she had delivered the traditional Queen's speech at the 1976 official ...


Brexit could cost United Kingdom about 5L jobs

Brexit could cost United Kingdom about 5L jobs

Financial and professional services could be the hardest hit, with 119,000 fewer jobs nationally, the report claims . The analysis by Cambridge Econometrics predicted a no-deal agreement could also cost up to half a million jobs, with as many as 87,000 disappearing from London alone.


Crown jewels hidden in biscuit tin during WW2

Crown jewels hidden in biscuit tin during WW2

Here is the Queen watching archive footage of the momentous day and revealing the sense of history, and humour, that has characterised her reign. " You can't look down to read the speech", she said in the interview. "So there are some disadvantages to crowns , but otherwise they're quite important things". The horses couldn't possibly go any faster. "I remember one moment when I was going against the pile of the carpet and I couldn't move at all", she said.


Bezos Donates $33 Million to Dreamers' Scholarship Fund

Bezos Donates $33 Million to Dreamers' Scholarship Fund

Muñoz, III, principal of San Antonio-based Muñoz & Co, lifelong Latino activist and co-founder of TheDream.US. The money will help fund 1,000 college scholarships and is the largest donation yet to a fund established by Donald E. "My dad became an outstanding citizen, and he continues to give back to the country that he feels blessed him in so many ways", Bezos said. Since 2012, 800,000 undocumented immigrants have received DACA status.