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Heroic Statue Of Liberty Climber Slams Trump’s Immigration Crackdown

Heroic Statue Of Liberty Climber Slams Trump’s Immigration Crackdown

Demonstrators unfurled a banner reading " ABOLISH ICE ", referring to Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Therese Patricia Okoumou leaves federal court in Manhattan, New York , on Thursday, ...

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Feminists protest at London Pride

Feminists protest at London Pride

But organisers said they "absolutely don't condone" the messages distributed by the anti-transgender activists and said they directed the group away from the parade as quickly as possible. Back in 201...

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Alan Dershowitz ‘Shunned’ By Friends In Martha’s Vineyard For Defending Trump

Alan Dershowitz ‘Shunned’ By Friends In Martha’s Vineyard For Defending Trump

One of them, an academic at a distinguished university, has told people that he would not attend any dinner or party to which I was invited.... "Despite voting for Hillary Clinton, the Democratic ri...

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Germany, Austria plan talks with Italy to ‘shut’ southern migrant route

Germany, Austria plan talks with Italy to ‘shut’ southern migrant route

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Interior Minister Horst Seehofer struck a migration deal. After all-night talks, European Union leaders agreed that unspecified non-EU countries should host mig...

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Manafort's lawyers say he is in solitary confinement as he awaits trial

Manafort's lawyers say he is in solitary confinement as he awaits trial

Of the articles about Manafort, they say, "one is hard pressed to find any that are not unfavorable" to him. They also argued that potential jurors in the area are more likely to be opponents of Pre...

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At least nine killed in al-Shabaab auto bomb attack in Somalia

At least nine killed in al-Shabaab auto bomb attack in Somalia

A Reuters witness heard the second blast and saw the huge clouds of smoke rising above the scene. Police have since told broadcaster al-Jazeera that all the militants had been killed in a two-hour ...

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Theresa May says Cabinet supports her Brexit plan after Chequers summit

Theresa May says Cabinet supports her Brexit plan after Chequers summit

For now, May, who has been written off by critics regularly since losing her Conservative Party's parliamentary majority in an ill-judged election previous year, will be buoyed by the hard-won agreeme...

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Angry Trump Baby blimp to fly over parliament during visit

Angry Trump Baby blimp to fly over parliament during visit

The balloon must be tethered to the ground from Parliament Square Gardens and can not fly higher than 98 feet, Sky News reported. The mayor's operations team met with the activists and gave them p...

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Waltham native Thomas Hardiman still among Trump's Supreme Court finalists

Waltham native Thomas Hardiman still among Trump's Supreme Court finalists

The president said he would meet with Vice President Mike Pence over the weekend and then announce his choice at the White House at 9 p.m. on Monday, July 9. Trump has asked about Kethledge, advisers ...

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California wildfire spreads quickly; thousands evacuated

California wildfire spreads quickly; thousands evacuated

A fast-spreading wildfire in California's Siskiyou County sparked on Thursday has caused the closure of Interstate 5 between Yreka, California and Ashland, Oregon, and prompted authorities to decl...

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Ortega's Brother Asks Him to Disband Armed Groups and Call Elections

Ortega's Brother Asks Him to Disband Armed Groups and Call Elections

Three high-profile Nicaraguans have been sanctioned under the Magnitsky Act, Trump administration officials announced Thursday, as Washington increases pressure on the Central American country recen...

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Michael Avenatti Floats 2020 Bid For President

Michael Avenatti Floats 2020 Bid For President

Avenatti wrote a series of tweets , one warning American voters that Trump could win again and another outlining his support for issues such as abortion, gay rights, and amnesty for illegal immig...

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Army discharging some immigrant recruits

Army discharging some immigrant recruits

As the Associated Press reported July 5, the U.S. Army has been discharging soldiers who are not U.S. citizens. Some who sought explanations were reportedly told that they were labeled as securi...

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U.S. Service Member Killed In 'Apparent Insider Attack' In Afghanistan

U.S. Service Member Killed In 'Apparent Insider Attack' In Afghanistan

The NATO-led mission in Afghanistan says one USA service member was killed and two others wounded in an "apparent insider attack" in southern Afghanistan. However, the statement said it was "an appare...

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All the key details about Theresa May's Brexit plan

All the key details about Theresa May's Brexit plan

The "common rulebook" for goods could reduce the UK's flexibility to strike trade deals with other countries, particularly the U.S. which would want an agreement allowing its farm products, produced...

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Talks with USA on dismantling nuclear programme were regrettable, says North Korea

Talks with USA on dismantling nuclear programme were regrettable, says North Korea

Pompeo met for almost three hours Friday with a senior North Korean official in Pyongyang to nail down specifics of commitments on denuclearization made at Trump's summit with Kim. North Korea las...

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Texas teen attacked for wearing ‘Make America Great Again’ hat

Texas teen attacked for wearing ‘Make America Great Again’ hat

The family lives in San Antonio , Texas. The video, which began midway into the argument, shows a man believed to be Jimenez holding a red "Make America Great Again" hat and tossing a large cup o...

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Moving Brush Fire Destroys, Threatens Homes In Goleta

Moving Brush Fire Destroys, Threatens Homes In Goleta

The fire is one of several that erupted Friday as temperatures topped 100 degrees in many Southern California areas and embers ignited tinder-dry brush. In contrast, rain helped slow the growth of wil...

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Pompeo, North Korean official express need to 'clarify' their positions

Pompeo, North Korean official express need to 'clarify' their positions

After a cordial and relaxed first meeting on Friday night, a little more tension was on display Saturday morning as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met again with North Korean leaders on a trip t...

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At least 27 killed, 47 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan

At least 27 killed, 47 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan

Japan on Thursday ordered the evacuation of thousands of residents from the outskirts of its ancient capital of Kyoto after "historic" rains battered its western region, killing a man, with yet more ...

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Statue of Liberty Climber Speaks Out Against Trump Immigration Policy

Statue of Liberty Climber Speaks Out Against Trump Immigration Policy

President Trump has responded to the woman who climbed the base of the Statue of Liberty to protest his immigration policy saying he would have let "that clown" jump. You know, I explained to her...

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South African organization apologizes for auctioning a night in Mandela’s cell

South African organization apologizes for auctioning a night in Mandela’s cell

RIM expressed outrage yesterday and denied any knowledge of the auction, which the CEO SleepOut started at a bid of R3.4 million. It has already attracted three bids, reaching R4.1m, with the sale set...

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Sydney father, 68, who murdered his teen children in their bedrooms

Sydney father, 68, who murdered his teen children in their bedrooms

Moments later it flashed up on his screen that there had been a shooting in West Pennant Hills. Two guns, described as " powerful handguns" by police, were found at the property. He is also listed ...

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Both sides seek to 'clarify' as Pompeo holds more North Korea talks

Both sides seek to 'clarify' as Pompeo holds more North Korea talks

United States (US) and North Korean officials have set up working groups to deal with " nitty gritty stuff " including verification of efforts to achieve denuclearisation, a US State Department spokes...

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15 dead, 50 reported missing as heavy floods hit Japan

15 dead, 50 reported missing as heavy floods hit Japan

Heavy rainfall continued in wide areas of Japan on Friday, leaving a man dead and four others missing due to landslides and swollen rivers in western prefectures. Referring to the threat of landslid...

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Truck driver charged in hockey team crash that killed 16 people

Truck driver charged in hockey team crash that killed 16 people

Matechuk's family released a statement updating his progress as he recovers from a brain injury. The driver that crashed with the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus in April has been arrested, the Roy...

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With Pruitt’s Departure, More Than A Quarter of Trump’s Cabinet Has Changed

With Pruitt’s Departure, More Than A Quarter of Trump’s Cabinet Has Changed

As outrage over the spending habits of Donald Trump's administrative members continues, Nancy Pelosi welcomed Pruitt's resignation and called for further action. "Still a very long way to go to full...

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Dog in hot vehicle: As crowd gathered, owner kept ‘shopping’

Dog in hot vehicle: As crowd gathered, owner kept ‘shopping’

An Alabama woman who police say left a dog in a hot auto for as long as seven hours was charged with felony animal cruelty, police said Friday. Authorities say the animal was in the vehicle for as l...

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 61 foreign workers

Trump's Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 61 foreign workers

In order to obtain H-2Bs, employers must prove that there are not enough U.S. workers who are " able, willing, qualified, and available " to do the temporary work. Supporters say the program is necess...

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Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape

Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape

Monsoon flooding cut off their escape and prevented rescuers from finding them for nearly 10 days as the only way to reach them was by navigating dark and tight passageways filled with muddy water and...

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Historic Boblo Island boat burns in Detroit

Historic Boblo Island boat burns in Detroit

The cause of the blaze was not immediately known. According to WDIV Local 4, the boat was moved to Riverside Marina previous year. According to a website, the STE. Ste. Measuring 190-feet long, ...

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Former boss Sven-Goran Eriksson warns England of Sweden threat

Former boss Sven-Goran Eriksson warns England of Sweden threat

Andersson said it would take a " holistic approach " to beat England, who are looking to reach their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years. "It's nice within football to affect some things and the ...

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Man who questioned black family's use of community pool loses job

Man who questioned black family's use of community pool loses job

A phone message for the man was not returned, and the woman who posted the video on Facebook also didn't return a message. "He had a pool member come to him and say "this person doesn't appear to b...

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White House Taps Former Fox News Executive For Senior Communications Job

White House Taps Former Fox News Executive For Senior Communications Job

Shine was orginally thought to be a replacement for Communications Director Hope Hicks , who left the White House earlier this year. Shine resigned from his co-president role a year ago after b...

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PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C

PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C

Trudeau denied acting "inappropriately" at the 2000 festival where the incident was said to have taken place. Trudeau expanded on comments he made Sunday, when he told reporters he didn't "remember ...

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