The Daily Populous

Sunday April 7th, 2019 evening edition

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According to prosecutors, Carlineo spoke by telephone with one of Omar's staff members on March 21 and asked the employee: "Do you work for the Muslim Brotherhood?

Omar’s fellow freshman Democratic Congresswoman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, responded to news of the arrest on Twitter.

Ocasio-Cortez wrote: “Understand when Jeanine Pirro goes on Fox + rallies people to think hijabs are threatening, it leads to this.

Understand when Jeanine Pirro goes on Fox + rallies people to think hijabs are threatening, it leads to this.

In mid-March, Fox News "strongly condemned" Pirro for a segment the cable news channel insisted does not reflect its views.

In February, Omar apologized "unequivocally" after Republicans and Democrats condemned comments she made about the pro-Israel lobby in the United States as using anti-Semitic stereotypes.

President Donald Trump said her apology was inadequate and she should be "ashamed of herself. »

Germany Just Shut Down Its Last Fur Farm

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The Rahden-based farm “now stands empty,” according to PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), signaling the end of fur production in yet another EU country.

Germany banned fur farming in 2017 — the country gave farmers a five-year transition period to fully phase out of the industry.

According to PETA, the largest animal rights organization in the world, eighty-five percent of the fur industry’s skins come from animals held captive on fur factory farms. »

British have invaded nine out of ten countries - so look out Luxembourg

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A new study has found that at various times the British have invaded almost 90 per cent of the countries around the globe.

The analysis is contained in a new book, All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To.

*Iceland, invaded in 1940 by the British after the neutral nation refused to enter the war on the Allies side. »

Rhino poacher trampled to death by elephant; remains eaten by lions

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A rhino poacher was trampled to death by an elephant and his remains were devoured by a pride of lions, Kruger National Park officials said Thursday.

The man was hunting with a group in the preserve in South Africa on Tuesday when he was trampled by the elephant, the Letaba Herald reported.

A pride of lions is believed to have eaten the man after he was crushed. »