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VIDEO: KY mom encourages daughter to attack McDonalds worker: ‘Whoop her a**’

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“Whoop her a**!” shouted the woman to her daughter in video taken at the scene of a violent attack on a Kentucky fast food worker.

WHAS, Louisville’s Channel 11 reported that it’s unclear how the fight started, but the video clearly shows a woman urging her daughter on, then blocking people’s attempts to intervene in the beating.

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“Don’t you touch my daughter!” she said.

“That video is one of many incidents that happen that we never see in the public eye,” said anti-violence expert Christopher 2X of the nonprofit group Heal the Children.

“They grew up in that generation that this is the way you settle a dispute,” 2X said, explaining that, unfortunately, there is a growing trend of parents involving themselves in their children’s disputes, leading to escalating levels of violence.

“It’s big,” Christopher 2X said. Assaults like the one captured in the video “are not necessarily rare anymore.”

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The restaurant employee called police, but by the time they arrived, the fight had ended and the mother and daughter fled the scene.

McDonald’s issued a statement in the wake of the attack that said, “We are aware that an altercation took place at this restaurant between an employee and another individual who entered the restaurant, and no customers were harmed during the incident. As ensuring the safety of our customers and employees is paramount, we are reviewing the footage and working with appropriate parties to determine any necessary course of action. At present, it appears this altercation was the result of a personal dispute, and while we continue to gather more information, we ask the public to please reserve judgment until the facts about this incident are known.”

Watch video about this story, embedded below via WHAS, Channel 11:

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President Donald Trump on Monday praised evangelical preacher Franklin Graham, who is known for his views against Muslims and LGBT people, at a UN event for religious freedom.

While speaking at the international gathering, the U.S. president went off script with his acknowledgement of Graham.

"I also want to thank Franklin Graham because he has been so instrumental in everything we are doing, such an incredible job in so many ways," Trump said. "Floods and hurricanes and every time I go I see him and he’s always there before me."

"I’m going to beat him one day but he is always at these places of really disaster areas. He is right there, incredible large staff of volunteers that are just amazing," he added. "Thank you very much."

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House Democrats may have finally reached their breaking point when it comes to impeaching President Donald Trump, CNN's Manu Raju reported on Monday.

After days of digesting news that Trump repeatedly pressured the Ukrainian government to launch an investigation into potential Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, Raju reports, many once-cautious Democrats now believe that impeachment is the only option they have left to thwart the president's lawlessness.

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Meghan McCain unintentionally revealed why conservatives give President Donald Trump's corruption a pass.

The "View" co-host admitted she wasn't sure how bad it was that Trump allegedly pressured the Ukrainian president to dig up dirt on Joe Biden, a family friend of hers, in exchange for U.S. military and financial aid -- and she blamed the reporting on a constant stream of presidential abuses.

"I'm very skeptical of anything anymore because I feel like -- no disrespect to journalists, but every day the end of the world is coming -- so how bad is this really?" McCain said.

ABC News reporter Jonathan Karl assured McCain that this story was, in fact, a big deal.

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