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Trudeau vows to continue campaign amid blackface scandal

 (Reuters) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to continue his re-election campaign and asked for forgiveness on Thursday after pictures of him in blackface emerged less than five weeks before the national vote. The Liberal Party leader’s campaign has been upended since Time magazine on Wednesday published an image of the prime minister, who […]

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Grieving father urges parents to put family life before their jobs in gut-wrenching letter

A self-proclaimed ‘workaholic’ father whose eight-year-old son died suddenly in his sleep has urged others to learn from his mistake and prioritize family over their jobs in a gut-wrenching essay. In a now viral post on LinkedIn, tech-company founder J.R Storment laid bare the heartache he experienced following the death of one of his twin […]

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As China trade war escalates, 2020 U.S. Democrats scramble over their message

(Reuters) – The growing economic fallout from President Donald Trump’s drawn-out trade war with China would appear to be a ready-made opportunity for Democratic presidential contenders seeking to blunt his central 2020 re-election pitch: That he has made the economy great again. So far, it has not quite worked out that way. While most of […]