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Taiwan officials throw pig guts in parliament in fist fight over pork imports

Opposition lawmakers hurled pig organs inside Taiwan’s parliament on Friday to protest the government’s decision to ease restrictions on pork imports from the United States. Taiwan’s legislature frequently sees chaotic clashes between rival lawmakers but Friday’s scuffles were particularly novel. Lawmakers from the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party dumped buckets of pork …

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Trump declines to say if he'll attend Biden inauguration

President Donald Trump said on Friday that Joe Biden can only enter the White House if he can prove his votes are not ‘fraudulent’ – a step back from Thursday’s admission he would cede the residence for his Democratic rival in a peaceful transfer of power. ‘Biden can only enter …

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Trump says he will go to Georgia to campaign in Senate runoff

The president tweeted his support of the two Republican candidates Friday morning calling them ‘GREAT people’ and saying he will visit the state this week ahead of January’s runoffs. He wrote that the election ‘was a total scam… but we must get out and help David and Kelly… Otherwise we …

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First black Cardinal Wilton Gregory seeks common ground with Biden

The Catholic Archbishop of Washington DC says he hopes to have a positive relationship with President-elect Joe Biden. Wilton Gregory – who has just been nominated by Pope Francis to become America’s first black Cardinal – made the remarks from Rome, where he is currently quarantining ahead of his meeting with …

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