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Obama aides allegedly left nasty note

US President Donald Trump(L, front) and former US President Barack Obama. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu) President Donald Trump’s spokeswoman claimed Tuesday that Barack Obama staffers left behind catty notes in White House offices for the incoming administration, telling them “you will fail.” Press secretary Stephanie Grisham’s comment, first made to a CNN reporter, prompted swift denials from …

Polish bears face grizzly wake-up during noisy New Year party

Let sleeping bears lie? Not in Poland this New Year’s Eve, where a row is brewing over the decision to relocate an annual televised event with fireworks and partying to the slopes of the country’s main ski resort. By Tuesday more than 27,000 people had signed a petition organized by a local newspaper, which broke …

Sexting-scandal MP quits election as wife stands against him

Photo: VCG A former British government minister who resigned after sending lewd messages to two women has withdrawn from next month’s election after his estranged wife was chosen to replace him. Andrew Griffiths’ wife Kate, who is divorcing him, was on Tuesday night chosen instead of him to fight the seat of Burton and Uttoxeter …