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MP who blocked legislation on upskirting says he is being scapegoated

MP who blocked legislation on upskirting says he is being scapegoated

End Violence Against Women Coalition co-director Sarah Green said: "We welcome this announcement but also implore the Government - on a day when they make an announcement like this and say that prot...

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Shelters for undocumented children nearing capacity as families separated at border

Shelters for undocumented children nearing capacity as families separated at border

The children are only allowed two hours a day for outdoor activities and spend the rest of their days inside a former Walmart . President Donald Trump's administration has erected a temporary enc...

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Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families

Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families

The separations were not broken down by age, and they included separations for illegal entry, immigration violations or possible criminal conduct by the adult. What has been the political response? ...

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Harvard University, UNC sued for racial discrimination

Harvard University, UNC sued for racial discrimination

In a statement , Harvard said on Friday that a full analysis of the data shows the school "does not discriminate against applicants from any group, including Asian-Americans, whose rate of admissio...

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Migrants Killed in Possible Human Smuggling Rollover Crash

Migrants Killed in Possible Human Smuggling Rollover Crash

Boy believes the driver was scouting the area to try and pick up immigrants. Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd said four people died at the scene off Highway 85 in Big Wells, Texas , at about noon,...

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Rescued migrant ship arrives in Spain

Rescued migrant ship arrives in Spain

The Aquarius rescued the migrants off Libya's coast last weekend but Italy's new populist government and Malta both refused to let it dock, accusing each other of failing to meet their humanitaria...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation report: Anti-Trump texts 'cast a cloud' over email probe

Federal Bureau of Investigation report: Anti-Trump texts 'cast a cloud' over email probe

Trumps supporters have argued that the findings are proof of political bias at the FBIs highest levels that then tainted the Russian Federation investigation, first led by the FBI and now by special c...

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China slaps more tariffs on $50 bn worth of US goods

China slaps more tariffs on $50 bn worth of US goods

No stranger to hosting trade mission trips from other countries, Bartek said he values the chance to meet foreign trade partners. Washington has completed a second list of possible tariffs on anoth...

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Government - rebel peace talks break down

Government - rebel peace talks break down

MPs were deciding whether the United Kingdom should stay part of the European Economic Area (EEA) after it leaves the EU - a similar arrangement to non-EU countries Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. ...

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Cannabis oil returned to United Kingdom boy Billy Caldwell after hospitalization

Cannabis oil returned to United Kingdom boy Billy Caldwell after hospitalization

On Saturday after a very public week-long struggle, Home Secretary Sajid Javid used "an exceptional power" to grant treatment for the young boy, using one of the bottles of cannabis oil confiscated by...

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Giuliani Renews Push To Investigate The Investigators In Russia Probe

Giuliani Renews Push To Investigate The Investigators In Russia Probe

Trump hasn't made a decision yet, and his legal team will spend the weekend doing research and reading through a Justice Department inspector general's report to determine whether they can make a ca...

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Eid ul Fitr being observed in parts of KP

Eid ul Fitr being observed in parts of KP

Eid-al-Fitr is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide to mark the end of Ramadan- the Islamic holy month of fasting (sawm). Eid ul Fitr is being celebrated in different par...

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Venezuela Nightclub Stampede Kills At Least 17, Including 8 Minors

Images circulated on Twitter showed shoes scattered outside what appeared to be the club and people embracing one another, some wiping away tears. "The government of the Bolivarian Republic of Vene...

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Italy, France call for EU migrant centres in Africa

Italy, France call for EU migrant centres in Africa

During a joint news conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, Macron said "the proper response is European, but the existing European response is not ada...

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New Yorkers protest immigrant family separation policies

New Yorkers protest immigrant family separation policies

Earlier this month, activists called for worldwide intervention in the USA push to separate migrant children from their parents, a practice the Human Rights Watch called "cruel". The country's second-...

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Moscow slams Norway for plan to double US troop presence near border

Moscow slams Norway for plan to double US troop presence near border

Some 330 USA marines are now stationed in Norway after arriving in January 2017 to train for fighting in winter conditions. The U.S. initially sent Marines to the country past year to train for fi...

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Trump blames Obama for ceding Crimea to Russian Federation

Trump blames Obama for ceding Crimea to Russian Federation

Trump, in his remarks, blamed former President Barack Obama for losing Crimea, claiming it was his "fault" because "Putin didn't respect President Obama". Shortly after that brief, five-day war a deca...

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Trump says USA must pursue peace with North Korea ‘at all costs’

During the Fox & Friends interview, Steve Doocy didn't ask Trump to explain his remark about wanting to be treated like Kim, but instead immediately moved on to other topics. If you want to get a fu...

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NY sues to dissolve Trump Foundation

It claims that the Foundation's money was used for various purposes in violation of state and federal laws, such as paying off legal expenses for Trump's businesses, supporting his campaign, promoti...

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Bomber kills 21, mostly Taliban celebrating truce

Bomber kills 21, mostly Taliban celebrating truce

Speaking from his palace in a solemn and serene tone, Ghani said his government was ready for "any kind of peace and any kind of talks", and that he would be willing to discuss all Taliban concerns, i...

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Slain Kansas deputies were both parents

Slain Kansas deputies were both parents

Zeigler also said the deputies were taking the inmate from the courthouse back to jail, not the other way around, as police initially reported. Both officers were with the Wyandotte County Sheriff's...

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Glasgow fire: Art school's Mackintosh building ravaged

Glasgow fire: Art school's Mackintosh building ravaged

Worldwide shock and disbelief greeted the news of the fire, which began at about 11.20pm on Friday and grew quickly in intensity, spreading to the neighbouring Campus nightclub and the O2 ABC music ve...

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Russian Federation 2018: Pogba helps France beat Australia

Russian Federation 2018: Pogba helps France beat Australia

France's forward Antoine Griezmann controls the ball during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group C football match between France and Australia at the Kazan Arena in Kazan on June 16....

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Missing Missouri 3-year-old found in cornfield, dog at her side

Missing Missouri 3-year-old found in cornfield, dog at her side

A Yorkie stayed with a Missouri toddler all night after she wandered from her home and into a nearby cornfield. The tiny dog - named "Fat Heath", according to the station - helped police and volunte...

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23-foot python swallows Indonesian woman whole

23-foot python swallows Indonesian woman whole

In nearly all cases, the predator is a reticulated python (Python reticulatus), a species of python found in Southeast Asia. Despite being nonvenomous, they are capable of killing an individual simply...

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French special forces on the ground in Yemen - Le Figaro

French special forces on the ground in Yemen - Le Figaro

The Yemeni pro-government forces are reported to be on the brink of retaking Hodeidah's airport after their Apache attack helicopters bombed a strip of the coastal territory as well as the main road t...

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No change on USA troop presence in South Korea: Seoul official

No change on USA troop presence in South Korea: Seoul official

The calls follow an historic weekend summit in Singapore between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald J. Trump. Friday also saw the special advisor praise Trump for treating Kim "l...

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219 - Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell arrested during legal protest in Moscow

219 - Human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell arrested during legal protest in Moscow

Several minutes later, Mr Tatchell was approached by several policemen who told him his protest was not authorised. A second picture shows a group of police officers standing around Tatchell before ...

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President Trump: I won't sign the moderate immigration bill

President Trump: I won't sign the moderate immigration bill

In a document drafted by the Federation for American Immigration Reform, both bills provide protections to so-called DREAMers, children who were brought into this country illegally as children but h...

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U.N. General Assembly Condemns Israel's Massacre of Gaza Protesters

U.N. General Assembly Condemns Israel's Massacre of Gaza Protesters

Presented by Algeria and Turkey on behalf of Arab and Muslim countries, the measure won a decisive 120 votes, with eight votes against and 45 abstentions. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. Amid worldw...

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UK Government to make 'upskirting' a criminal offence

UK Government to make 'upskirting' a criminal offence

Liberal Democrat MP Wera Hobhouse introduced the measure in Parliament as part of the Voyeurism (Offences) Bill. Even then, it would only take one dissenting voice to again put a stop to its progres...

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Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah reportedly killed in United States drone strike

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah reportedly killed in United States drone strike

Col. Martin O'Donnell said: "US forces conducted a counterterrorism strike June 13 in Kunar province, close to the border between Afghanistan and Pakistan , which targeted a senior leader of a desi...

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Leno concedes San Francisco mayor's race to London Breed

Leno concedes San Francisco mayor's race to London Breed

After more than a week of suspense, San Francisco now knows its mayor: London Breed . She was born and bred in San Francisco, raised by her impoverished grandmother in low-quality public housing....

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The 5 key takeaways from the Justice Department IG report

The 5 key takeaways from the Justice Department IG report

Right?!" to which Strzok replied, "No. The final report, released Thursday, clearly states that "we did not find documentary or testimonial evidence that improper considerations, including polit...

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Trump says Michael Cohen is not his lawyer

Trump says Michael Cohen is not his lawyer

Trump hours earlier had spent a few moments at the White House distancing himself from Cohen, who is facing an FBI investigation of his business dealings. In response to a question about whether he an...

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