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Inside the Q2 2017 global venture capital ecosystem
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Inside the Q2 2017 global venture capital ecosystem

One thing is clear: The market for startup equity is on firmer footing now than it was three months ago. With two successive quarters of growth, both in the number of deals struck and the amount of money invested, as …

The Rise & Fall of Geoffrey Matthews review: ‘I wish I’d done this with my dad’
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The Rise & Fall of Geoffrey Matthews review: ‘I wish I’d done this with my dad’

Dear boys, sorry I was a bit grumpy at bedtime last night, love Daddy. (PS. If, down the line, either or both of you want to make a film about the final 10 years of my life, then you should.)…

Trump weighs using National Guard troops to round up illegal immigrants: draft memo
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Trump weighs using National Guard troops to round up illegal immigrants: draft memo

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference on Feb. 16, 2017, in Washington. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including …

Trump’s Secretary Of Education Would Love To Do Away With The Whole Department
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Trump’s Secretary Of Education Would Love To Do Away With The Whole Department

REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Following her confirmation as Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos shared that she views her department as useless, but sees an opportunity to minimize its impact.

“It would be fine with me to have myself worked out of a …

Led by Hard-Left Mayors Seeking to Make Their Mark, Paris and L.A. Ready for ‘Closed-Door’ Olympic Bid Session in Switzerland
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Led by Hard-Left Mayors Seeking to Make Their Mark, Paris and L.A. Ready for ‘Closed-Door’ Olympic Bid Session in Switzerland

Keystone via AP – Jean-Christophe Bott

If it seemed like two of the worst mayors in the world had become the front-runners to host the 2024 Olympics, that’s because they have.

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Paris Mayor Anne …

Changes to Pap testing led to rise in chlamydia cases in Ontario: study
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Changes to Pap testing led to rise in chlamydia cases in Ontario: study

Changes made in 2012 to Canada’s screening guideliness for cervical cancer – effectively eliminating the need for women under 21 to get annual Pap tests – have contributed to a rise in chlamydia cases among young females in Ontario, according …

Tory MP Anne Marie Morris Suspended After Saying Brexit No Deal Is A ‘N***** In A Woodpile’
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Tory MP Anne Marie Morris Suspended After Saying Brexit No Deal Is A ‘N***** In A Woodpile’

A Tory MP who used a racist term has had the whip withdrawn by party chiefs, HuffPost UK has learned.

Anne Marie Morris was recorded by HuffPost UK using the offensive phrase “n***** in the woodpile” during a meeting of …

Where to find kimbap, Korean ‘sushi’ rolls, in Koreatown
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Where to find kimbap, Korean ‘sushi’ rolls, in Koreatown

A kimbap roll from the Kimbap in Koreatown with kimchi. (Steph Cha)

Name of restaurant: The restaurant is called Kimbap, and it is named after its signature dish, kimbap, the seaweed rice rolls that are a staple of on-the-go Korean …

Vote Leave Campaign Chief Dominic Cummings Says Theresa May’s Brexit Plan Is ‘Unacceptable B*******’
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Vote Leave Campaign Chief Dominic Cummings Says Theresa May’s Brexit Plan Is ‘Unacceptable B*******’

Cummings

Dominic Cummings, the man behind the EU referendum ‘Leave’ campaign, has slammed Theresa May’s approach to Brexit as “unacceptable bullshit”.

In a series of tweets posted on Monday, Cummings criticised the prime minister’s decision to withdraw the UK from …

China Rebuffs Calls for Nobel Laureate to Get Cancer Care Abroad
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China Rebuffs Calls for Nobel Laureate to Get Cancer Care Abroad

BEIJING — The Chinese government denounced as meddling calls for Liu Xiaobo, the Nobel Peace laureate imprisoned for subversion, to be freed from a guarded hospital ward so that he could go abroad for cancer treatment.

The comments from a …