Thai father kills 11-month-old daughter live on Facebook

Thai father kills 11-month-old daughter live on Facebook

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Ivanka Trump hears groans as she defends father in Berlin
Ivanka Trump drew groans and hisses Tuesday from an audience in Berlin while defending her father's attitude toward women, but she brushed it aside as "politics" during her first overseas trip as a White House adviser.
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