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Why Republicans are protesting

Joanne Barr, 54, marches down Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC, toward the National Mall.

7:55 AM  Joanne Barr had never been in a protest before, but she travelled 260km to rally against Donald Trump.

Trump attacks, praises protest

Protesters make their way through the streets of London.

US president can't decide whether to denounce millions of demonstrators or play nice, so he tries both.

Muslim student abused in Oz video

The stranger beat on the car's windows and unleashed a tirade of abuse at the student.

She had just finished her last medical exam when a stranger attacked her car and called her a terrorist.

'ADHD' kids just immature?

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May to Trump: No nonsense

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says she won't tolerate any nonsense from Donald Trump.

British PM says she won't tolerate "unacceptable" remarks when she meets the new US President this week.

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