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Irwin Corey, the king of comedic confusion, dies at 102

Irvin Corey dies at 102 Irwin Corey, the wild-haired comedian and actor known for his improvisational riffs and nonsensical style who billed himself as "The World's Foremost Authority," died Monday at his home in Manhattan, according to his son, Richard. He was 102.

Corey's dizzying mix of mock-intellectual circumlocutions, earnest political tirades and slapstick one-liners made Corey the king of comedic confusion and earned him the nickname "professor."

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Human trafficking in U.S. rose 35.7 percent in one year

human trafficking riseIn 2016, Human trafficking in the United States rose 35.7 percent from the previous year, according to data from the National Human Trafficking Hotline.

Polaris, which runs the hotline, reported 7,572 cases involving 6,340 females, 978 males and 70 listed as "gender minorities." A total of 4,890 reported cases involved adults and 2,387 involved minors. In some cases, callers do not provide demographic information.

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Gov. to sign bill making Missouri 28th right-to-work state

Missouri GovernorRepublican Gov. Eric Greitens is signing a bill to make Missouri the 28th right-to-work state on Monday, delivering a big win for primarily GOP supporters who have worked for years to pass the measure banning mandatory union fees and dues.

The bill signing in Missouri comes amid a national push to implement the policy. Republicans in Congress have introduced a version of right-to-work legislation that would, for the first time, allow millions of workers to opt out of union membership.

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Company forced to remove Trump wall image from Super Bowl ad

84 lumberAn American building materials company was forced to edit its Super Bowl ad to meet NFL standards, according to a new report.

84 Lumber, a family-owned company, produced a commercial showing a Mexican mother and daughter heading to the United States.

The two come across a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border — similar to the one proposed by President Trump.

But Fox Sports wouldn’t let the wall itself into the commercial. The company’s director of marketing said Fox cited “concerns about some elements,” according to the Washington Post.

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After judge lifts travel ban, Trump fumes, vows to act

DHS stops fiagging immigrantsU.S. President Donald Trump denounced a judge who lifted the travel ban he had imposed on citizens of seven mainly Muslim countries, vowing that his government would reinstate it as affected travelers scrambled to try to quickly enter the United States.

Last weekend thousands of people who had tickets to travel or immigrate to the United States were stopped in their tracks by Trump's executive order to restrict entry for refugees and for people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, a move he said was needed to prevent attacks.

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Homeland Security suspends travel ban

DHSDepartment of Homeland Security said Saturday it has suspended all actions to implement President Donald Trump's immigration order.

"In accordance with the judge's ruling, DHS has suspended any and all actions implementing the affected sections of the Executive Order entitled, 'Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.' This includes actions to suspend passenger system rules that flag travelers for operational action subject to the Executive Order," DHS acting press secretary Gillian Christensen said in a statement.

She said DHS will resume inspections of travelers as it did prior to the signing of the executive order.

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Ex-PM of Norway Held at Dulles Over Past Iran Trip

Norway PM held at DullesA former prime minister of Norway tells ABC7 he was questioned and prevented from leaving Dulles Airport for about an hour Tuesday, apparently because he had visited Iran in 2014.

Kjell Magne Bondevik served as prime minister of Norway two separate times, from 1997-2000 and 2001-2005.

He flew into Dulles Airport from Europe Tuesday afternoon and says he was not immediately allowed to leave after customs agents saw in his passport that he had been to Iran.

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