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Melania Trump says U.S. should govern 'with heart' in enforcing immigration law

Attendees who took part in listening to the speech cross the street at right. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in early May that officials would separate parents and children who are...

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Trump approves disaster aid for Hawaii's volcano-stricken Big Island

Trump approves disaster aid for Hawaii's volcano-stricken Big Island

The USGS said, 'The three closely spaced lava fountains at Fissure Eight are erupting with maximum heights reaching 150 to 180ft'. Officials said Friday morning that lower levels of sulfur dioxide g...

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Italian and French leaders to pursue migration changes at EU level

Italian and French leaders to pursue migration changes at EU level

In Paris , both Macron and Conte slapped down an " axis of the willing " proposed this week by hardliners such as Conte's own interior minister, Matteo Salvini, and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz...

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Giuliani: Trump isn't planning to issue pardons during Russian Federation probe

Giuliani: Trump isn't planning to issue pardons during Russian Federation probe

Giuliani said. He did, however, point out that once the investigation is complete and all charges have been settled, the President still has the power to take action. "That mean they're going to hap...

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NLC felicitates with Muslims, asks for speedy approval of new minimum wage

NLC felicitates with Muslims, asks for speedy approval of new minimum wage

Photos from this year's Eid show the diversity of celebration among the world's 1.6 billion Muslims. Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam, which encourages more spirituality and reflective ...

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Taliban invite selfies in Afghan capital as country marks Eid ceasefire

Taliban invite selfies in Afghan capital as country marks Eid ceasefire

However, the truce was shaken when a bomb exploded in the eastern city of Nangarhar this afternoon killing dozens and wounding another 47. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack while the Tal...

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FBI Lawyer Told Colleague To Go Easy On Hillary During Investigation

FBI Lawyer Told Colleague To Go Easy On Hillary During Investigation

On July 5, 2016, Comey publicly announced that he was not bringing criminal charges against Clinton for her handling of classified information in her emails. And while Comey mishandled the investigati...

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Greek PM fends off no-confidence vote, opposition protests continue

Speaking during the debate, Defence Minister and Independent Greeks head Panos Kammenos stressed that voting against the no-confidence motion was not a vote in favour of the Macedonia name deal, whi...

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President Trump Has Some Awfully Kind Words For Kim Jong Un

President Trump Has Some Awfully Kind Words For Kim Jong Un

When asked how he could mourn the death of American Otto Warmbier , who was held hostage by Pyongyang , but not attack Kim's human rights record, Trump said he wants to have a good rapport with the...

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Delhi air quality: Slight decrease in pollution due to steady winds

Delhi air quality: Slight decrease in pollution due to steady winds

Air quality in New Delhi plummeted to a risky level on Wednesday, putting residents at risk, mainly due to dust storms from western India , a senior official at the pollution control board said. ...

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Angela Merkel Could Lose Power Over German Immigration Policies

Angela Merkel Could Lose Power Over German Immigration Policies

Merkel has warned that such a move could shift the burden onto countries such as Italy and Greece that have struggled to cope with the influx of migrants coming across the Mediterranean. The CSU wil...

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Bomber Kills 11, Mostly Taliban Celebrating Truce

Bomber Kills 11, Mostly Taliban Celebrating Truce

Hardened Taliban fighters and Afghan security forces hugged it out during a three-day ceasefire called to mark Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday that ends the holy month of Ramadan. "Luckily it's go...

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Greece, Macedonia to sign name change accord June 17: Greek ministry - International

Greece, Macedonia to sign name change accord June 17: Greek ministry - International

Thousands of people waving Greek flags protest in front of parliament during Saturday's debate, chanting anti-government slogans. Athens has long objected to its northern neighbour's use of the na...

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20 injured in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

20 injured in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

Tens of thousands of people were expected to attend the event throughout its day-long run, though it was not clear how many people were there at the time of the shooting. "It's been a marquee event", ...

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Spain rescues more than 900 boat migrants, finds 4 bodies

Spain rescues more than 900 boat migrants, finds 4 bodies

Upon arrival, the seven pregnant women on board the boats are to be immediately taken for check-ups, and everyone on board, including 123 minors, will receive psychological help, Spanish Red Cross off...

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Greece, Macedonia sign historic deal to end name row

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras fended off a no-confidence vote Saturday night, after receiving the backing of his main coalition ally. "Our peoples want peace. Greece has been in dispute with...

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Trump's former campaign chair Manafort sent to jail

Trump's former campaign chair Manafort sent to jail

She explained that she needed to keep him from contacting others. "This hearing is not about politics". Jackson said she was "very troubled" by Manafort's contacts with witnesses. President Trump...

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NY sues Trump for 'illegal conduct' at family charity

NY sues Trump for 'illegal conduct' at family charity

Trump and the Trump Foundation categorically denied any and all accusations. Additionally, the Attorney General's Office wants $2.8mn in restitution, along with additional penalties. That included t...

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Trump planning 25% tariffs on up to $50 billion of Chinese goods

Trump planning 25% tariffs on up to $50 billion of Chinese goods

The announcement was sure to spark countermeasures by Beijing, which yesterday vowed to strike back quickly if the United States hurts its interests, bringing the world's two largest economies to the ...

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Comey, 'Top' of FBI 'Scum'

I must remind readers, however, that Trump , upon assuming the presidency, made a decision to retain Comey rather than relieving him of duty, as many of us thought he should. "Tomorrow, Mueller sho...

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Fireball whisky covers Arkansas interstate after fiery crash

Fireball whisky covers Arkansas interstate after fiery crash

This isn't the first time Arkansas roadways have been jammed up by food or drinks. A mechanical broom was used to clear the interstate highway of the cinnamon-flavoured alcohol.

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'Upskirting' to become criminal offence in Britain

'Upskirting' to become criminal offence in Britain

Under the new legislation, which will have its second reading in the House of Commons Friday, perpetrators would face up to two years in jail and the most serious offenders would be named on the sex o...

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Border Patrol investigating video of BP vehicle allegedly hitting man

Remes was taken to a hospital for treatment and has since returned home. Rob Daniels, a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Arizona , did not immediately respond to The Hill's reque...

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DHS: 2,000 children separated from parents at border

Meanwhile, Republican members of Congress are spooked enough by the bad publicity that they inserted into their latest hard-line immigration bill - which is supposed to get a vote next week - a provis...

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China state media attack USA tariffs, leave scope for negotiation

Chamber of Commerce. Caterpillar Inc, another big exporter to China , ended 2 percent lower. He said that China does not seek a trade war. Its own 25 per cent tariffs would cover 659 USA produc...

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Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, injuring eight

Taxi runs into crowd in central Moscow, injuring eight

The same source told Interfax the driver said he had fallen asleep at the wheel and accidentally pressed the accelerator pedal. The driver, identified by Moscow city authorities as a national of...

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Americans Like Trudeau More Than Trump When it Comes to Trade Policy

Americans Like Trudeau More Than Trump When it Comes to Trade Policy

Thirty-one percent of Americans said they favored even stronger tariffs, and 61 percent said other elected USA officials should denounce Trump's statements. Brian Kingston of the Business Council of C...

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Woman swallowed whole by 23ft python in Indonesia while gardening

Woman swallowed whole by 23ft python in Indonesia while gardening

The woman, Wa Tiba , 54, went missing while tending to her vegetable garden near her village on Muna Island in Southeast Sulawesi province on Thursday, according to the village chief, Faris. She was ...

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Rallies Protesting Immigrant Family Separations Are Taking Place Across US

Rallies Protesting Immigrant Family Separations Are Taking Place Across US

During an interview with Fox and Friends on Friday morning, the president said he's looked at the two immigration proposals and that he was considering them both. "If you are smuggling a child, ...

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South Korea and U.S. begin discussing end to military drills

South Korea and U.S. begin discussing end to military drills

Speaking to reporters outside the White House, Trump said president Barack Obama told him before he took office that the "most unsafe problem" for the United States was North Korea's nuclear weapons...

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Sarah Sanders responds to reports she's leaving White House, prays for 'discernment'

Sarah Sanders responds to reports she's leaving White House, prays for 'discernment'

Congressional Republicans have distanced themselves from the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the southern border even as the White House cited the Bible in...

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Vehicle bomb kills 26 during Eid ceasefire in east Afghanistan

Vehicle bomb kills 26 during Eid ceasefire in east Afghanistan

A suicide auto bomber blew himself up in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing 25 people and wounding another 54. While no militant organisation has yet claimed responsibility, the Islamic Stat...

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Senate bill would bar unilateral withdrawal of United States troops from South Korea

Senate bill would bar unilateral withdrawal of United States troops from South Korea

President Donald Trump said after his historic summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday that he would stop "expensive, provocative" war games with the South. Moreover, Matti...

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Greece: Opposition head to call no-confidence vote in gov't

Greece: Opposition head to call no-confidence vote in gov't

A 20-article document is to be signed by the foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia stating that Macedonia's constitution must be revised within the year for the deal to go ahead. Tsipras has said ...

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Seven World Cup fans injured after Moscow taxi crashed into crowd

Seven World Cup fans injured after Moscow taxi crashed into crowd

The Russian home secretary told the press that the driver lost control of the vehicle, despite video footage seeming to suggest that it was intentional. An ambulance is parked near a damaged taxi, whi...

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Eight injured in Moscow after taxi mounts pavement

Moscow traffic authority has published a photograph which shows two ambulances at the scene. Preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle, and Russia's state-run Interfa...

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Kansas sheriff’s deputies shot and killed while transporting inmate

Kansas sheriff’s deputies shot and killed while transporting inmate

Pictures taken by local media show the white van, its doors wide open, parked in a gated portion of the parking lot and surrounded with yellow evidence markers. King, 44, served for 13 years. "We co...

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Hazardous weather outlook: Lehigh Valley to sizzle as heat, humidity build

Hazardous weather outlook: Lehigh Valley to sizzle as heat, humidity build

High temperatures in the mid-90s will combine with high humidity to drive the "feels like" temperature upward of 105 degrees Friday afternoon. Heat comes before the humidity with this set-up. Thes...

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Harvard Biased Against Asian-Americans, Applicants Say in Court

Harvard Biased Against Asian-Americans, Applicants Say in Court

After months of discovery, the two sides squared off Friday in court filings asking the judge to rule in their favor ahead of the trial, which is set for October. In a motion filed Friday, Harvard sai...

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Major fire ravages celebrated Glasgow School of Art for second time

Major fire ravages celebrated Glasgow School of Art for second time

The fire "has reached from the ground floor right through to the roof", he said . The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service also confirmed they were attending the incident. Sam Patterson, vice president...

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