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Trump asks GOP to table immigration reform until after midterm elections

Trump asks GOP to table immigration reform until after midterm elections

The reversal left a host of unanswered questions, including where the government will house newly detained migrants in an already overcrowded system, and precisely how parents and children will be kep...

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Pete Stauber campaigns on Donald Trump's visit in Minnesota

Pete Stauber campaigns on Donald Trump's visit in Minnesota

He fumed over what he deemed "dishonest" coverage of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and raved about the economy and his tough new tariffs meant to create fair trade. "We meet a lot of...

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First Lady Melania Trump Makes Trip To Visit Border Detention Facilities

First Lady Melania Trump Makes Trip To Visit Border Detention Facilities

US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for a trip to Texas, at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Aug 29, 2017. It is. She is the first lady of the United States...

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Trump says will sign something 'pre-emptive' on immigration border policy

Trump says will sign something 'pre-emptive' on immigration border policy

Despite Trump's order, it remained unclear how and when more than 2,300 children who have been separated from their parents in the past few weeks would be reunited with them, and where the families ...

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Pentagon Calls Off Major Annual Military Exercise With South Korea

Pentagon Calls Off Major Annual Military Exercise With South Korea

The two nations, still technically at war, met under the banner of "practically eliminate the danger of war", as South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed to do o...

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XXXTentacion murder suspect arrested

XXXTentacion murder suspect arrested

Dedrick Devonshay Williams , 22, was taken into custody Wednesday evening, according to the Broward County, Florida Sheriff's Office. Authorities in Florida have made an arrest in connection...

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Trump says news coverage of North Korea summit is

Trump says news coverage of North Korea summit is "almost treasonous"

President Donald Trump . A week after U.S. President Donald Trump proclaimed North Korea no longer posed a nuclear threat, his top military official cautioned there are no new signs Pyongyang i...

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Melania Trump's office defends 'don't care' jacket

Maybe she thought she was just wearing a nice, green military jacket . Her trip to Texas was the most high profile public appearance Mrs. Trump had made since undergoing a surgical procedure for ...

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Tremors continue in quake-hit Osaka

Tremors continue in quake-hit Osaka

It also cracked roads and broke water pipes, leaving homes without water. However, there was no large-scale destruction and no tsunami warning issued after the quake, although commuters were strande...

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Kim Jong Un, Xi Jinping agree to boost ‘strategic, tactical’ cooperation: KCNA

Kim Jong Un, Xi Jinping agree to boost ‘strategic, tactical’ cooperation: KCNA

It has long proposed a "dual suspension", whereby North Korea stops weapons tests and the US and South Korea stop military drills, to encourage talks. "I wouldn't expect that at this point". But o...

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife charged with fraud

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife charged with fraud

According to the indictment, between 2010 and 2013 the Prime Minister's wife ordered a total of 350,000 shekels (nearly $100,000 USA dollars) worth of gourmet meals from various restaurants to the Pri...

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Germany's Merkel seeks European solution to migrant dispute

Germany's Merkel seeks European solution to migrant dispute

Her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its sister party CSU have suffered heavy losses in the country's federal elections a year ago, while the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) scored recor...

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Koko the Gorilla Dies at 46

Koko appeared in several documentaries and twice on the cover of National Geographic . In 1998, Koko took to the Internet in what was billed as the first "interspecies" chat, relaying comments s...

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The new cover of TIME forces Donald Trump to face immigrant children

The new cover of TIME forces Donald Trump to face immigrant children

Time's cover story asserts that America's president is the frontman for the country and the one who dictates what kind of country we are. In the stark photo illustration, the towering figure of T...

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Trump signs order to reverse family separation policy at US-Mexico border

Trump signs order to reverse family separation policy at US-Mexico border

A compromise bill drafted by moderate and conservative Republicans lacks any votes from Democratic lawmakers and even some Republicans. "Republicans must get rid of the stupid Filibuster Rule-it is ...

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Pres. Trump holds rally in Duluth

Pres. Trump holds rally in Duluth

Needs a haircut". The crowd roared, and broke into a "USA" chant. President Trump is making his first visit to Minnesota since winning The Oval Office when he holds a rally in Duluth tonight. Th...

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Kilauea volcano destroys 467 Hawaiian homes, officials say

Kilauea volcano destroys 467 Hawaiian homes, officials say

A 5.3-magnitude natural disaster, centered in the summit region of the volcano , hit the island on Friday. Several residents have reported symptoms such as itchy throats and watery eyes and noses in ...

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Senate rejects Trump's ZTE lifeline

Senate rejects Trump's ZTE lifeline

The NDAA already passed the House of Representatives, in a previous version that did not contain the ZTE provision. Earlier this month , a group of US senators (including both Democrats and ...

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Separating children from parents at USA border 'unconscionable': United Nations rights chief

Separating children from parents at USA border 'unconscionable': United Nations rights chief

Hundreds of United Methodists have brought church law charges against Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who is a member of the denomination. Founded 50 years ago, the United Methodist Church has abo...

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Sessions on border separations: 'We're doing the right thing'

Sessions on border separations: 'We're doing the right thing'

The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S. -Mexico border has turned into a full-blown crisis in recent weeks, drawing denunciation from the United N...

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S.Korea, US Suspend August Joint Drills

S.Korea, US Suspend August Joint Drills

The announcement came a week after the landmark summit meeting between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12. The Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White on Monday said the...

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1 dead, dozens missing in Lake Toba boat accident

1 dead, dozens missing in Lake Toba boat accident

The wooden ferry had a capacity of 60 passengers but may have been carrying 80 people and dozens of motorcycles, said Sri Hardianto, an official at Indonesia's transport ministry. Pictures from the ...

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Winston Peters says it's a 'happy day' for Jacinda Ardern

Winston Peters says it's a 'happy day' for Jacinda Ardern

The PM's office says there will be no further formal announcements from the Prime Minister's office till Ardern and Gayford announce the birth of their baby. Ardern has said that she will have six wee...

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Haley blasts human rights groups for 'thwarting' reform of United Nations council

Haley blasts human rights groups for 'thwarting' reform of United Nations council

Haley said that was "a contributing factor" in the USA decision to leave the council. "For too long, the Human Rights Council has been a protector of human rights abusers and a cesspool of political...

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Kathy Griffin unleashes profanity-laced tirade at Melania Trump: 'F- you, Melanie'

Kathy Griffin unleashes profanity-laced tirade at Melania Trump: 'F- you, Melanie'

Melania originally hails from Slovenia, which could inform her oppositional stance towards these new proposed laws. Kathy Griffin is well known for her disdain for the Trump family, coming under ...

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Trump defiant as outrage over family separations grows

Trump defiant as outrage over family separations grows

Ted Cruz , a Republican senator from Texas, said Monday he would introduce a bill that would allow for faster hearings for people seeking asylum - and speedier deportation of those who don't qua...

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Setting up new showdown, Britain's May rejects Brexit proposal

Setting up new showdown, Britain's May rejects Brexit proposal

Grieve said that he still hoped it would be possible to come to a "sensible compromise" that would address the concerns of both sides. Negotiations on a compromise, promised last week by May to aver...

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SUV in fatal Texas chase, crash suspected of smuggling

SUV in fatal Texas chase, crash suspected of smuggling

Boyd told KSAT-12. The Border Patrol said two other vehicles were traveling alongside the SUV earlier in the day and the vehicles were conducting a " smuggling event ". Boyd tells San Antonio televi...

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Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome being separated from family: 'Whuh, whuh'

Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome being separated from family: 'Whuh, whuh'

According to Petkanas, in one particularly heart-wrenching incident, a 10-year old girl who has Down's Syndrome was taken from her mother and confined to "a cage" recently at a border crossing, by imm...

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India is starting to fight back in Trump’s global trade war

India is starting to fight back in Trump’s global trade war

The move is a retaliation to Washington imposing in March a 25 per cent duty on certain steel products and 10 per cent on aluminium products, which will help the USA collect $241million. Hope for reco...

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Home Secretary Says There'll Be Official Review Of Medicinal Cannabi

Home Secretary Says There'll Be Official Review Of Medicinal Cannabi

The Home Office initially banned Billy from taking cannabis oil - but then reversed its decision with his mother Charlotte saying he is responding to the medication. Former Conservative leader William...

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BJP quits government in Jammu and Kashmir, ends alliance with PDP

BJP quits government in Jammu and Kashmir, ends alliance with PDP

But unfortunately we didn't get the appropriate response", she said while addressing a press conference in Srinagar . "She should have submitted her papers the moment BJP flew its ministers to ...

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Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban

Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived at the World Cup on Tuesday as a guest of Russian president Vladimir Putin . The 82-year-old former FIFA president is banned from official footbal...

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Israeli jets strike nine Gaza targets in response to 'explosive kites, balloons'

Israeli jets strike nine Gaza targets in response to 'explosive kites, balloons'

It held Hamas fully responsible for any escalation and warned that the movement "will suffer the consequences of these attacks". The Israel Democracy Institute, a liberal think-tank, said the bill...

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Dow falls 350 points as trade war fears escalate

Dow falls 350 points as trade war fears escalate

It gave no details. If Trump does impose these additional tariffs , the USA will have imposed tariffs on $450 billion in Chinese goods. "This latest action by China clearly indicates its determ...

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