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    Trump Crudely Insults Immigrants, Cancels UK Visit

    He didn’t mince words. President Donald Trump harshly questioned why the U.S. should accept immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries, resorting to vulgar expletives during a meeting with lawmakers yesterday. “Why do we need more Haitians?” Trump reportedly asked, demanding the U.S. focus more on immigrants from Norway. Some worry that racially charged remark, which he’s denied, could derail the immigration debate. Meanwhile, Trump canceled his trip to open the new American embassy in London, claiming he disapproved of the location — though some believe he may be hoping to avoid planned protests.

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