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Warren Smacks Trump Back Over DNA Test

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Rosendale said hell back Trumps agenda, while Tester said hell support the president when its in the states interests and oppose him when its not. "We can't trust him to defend Montana". "There's too much at risk to allow Sen". He complained about negative coverage of his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, claiming that President Barack Obama "would have loved" to have had a meeting with Kim. Read More »

Fifth Ohio State wrestler claims Jordan ignored sexual abuse

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He said he was surprised Jordan had denied knowing anything about it: "I would say that's kind of hurtful". President Donald Trump defended Jordan at a campaign rally in Montana on Thursday, saying he believed the Ohio Republican and did not believe the accusations . Read More »

Trump admin wants more time to reunite migrant children with their families

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Administration officials also say that they won't be able to confirm a child's parentage by the deadline if DNA testing is inconclusive. About 11,800 minors are now in United States custody after crossing over from Mexico , Azar said. Although Azar suggested on Thursday that speedy reunification could risk releasing children to parents who are criminals or unsafe, the court filing states that the government does not now anticipate any delay based on the need to run background checks by ... Read More »

Ousted Pakistani PM Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison

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Now, after a nine-month trial concluded Friday, prison time awaits Sharif and his daughter, who was convicted of abetting his activities. "This decision is based on injustice". Meanwhile, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), which spearheaded a campaign against Nawaz Sharif following the Panama leaks, praised the verdict. "No matter what the PML-N says, the decision is going to damage their vote bank", analyst Rifaat Hussain told AFP , adding that he thought it unlikely Sharif would return. Read More »

Officers recount rescue of protester at Statue of Liberty

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At one point, she told authorities that she would only come down when parents are reunited with all migrant children separated due to a Trump administration policy that was reversed last month in response to domestic and global outrage. "No child belongs in a cage", she added. Okoumou , an immigrant from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, refused to budge until " all the children are released ". Read More »

Pompeo to travel to N Korea for talks with Kim Jong

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Sanders noted that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to North Korea on Thursday to meet with Kim and other senior officials and that U.S. A report in Axios on Monday suggested if talks go well, Trump could invite Kim to NY in September to continue the dialogue as the UN General Assembly gets under way. Read More »

Vacationing woman dies in Bahamas tour boat explosion; nine more injured

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Image via Facebook .The mother of Chattanooga native Maleka Grimes Jackson describes her daughter as a "Gem" a "God Fearing Woman" following her death in a boat explosion in the Bahamas over the weekend. Her family has set up a GoFundMe page to help pay for medical expenses. Grimes said Jackson's son has learned of her death and understands the "eternal place of his mom". Read More »

Iran diplomat's detention overshadows Rouhani's Swiss visit

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However, when asked whether he meant to make a threat, Rouhani declined to provide a clarification. The comments by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the unexpected announcement by the UAE's oil-rich capital Abu Dhabi came as USA benchmark crude traded around $75 a barrel. Read More »

Gov. Kasich orders flags flown at half-staff today

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O'Brien says they will be near the front of the parade behind an honor guard for police and fire and the U.S. Naval Academy Band. All are welcome. On Saturday, the 5:30 p.m. Gov. Holcomb also asks businesses and residents to lower their flags to half-staff until the end of the day. Those events left 17 people and 10 people dead, respectively. Read More »

US, Canada trade war?

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Ohio-based trade lawyer Dan Ujczo said he believes there's a significant chance Trump will introduce auto tariffs to some degree, although he predicted they could target the European Union rather than Canada. "My concern, as an industry player that exports 90 per cent of what it produces to the US, is viewing the progressive destruction of my value chains in the U.S". Read More »

United States officials call for abolition of immigration agency

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio became the latest government official to call for the abolition of America's immigration enforcement agency on Friday amid President Donald Trump's hardline crackdown on undocumented immigrants. "I happened to have voted against the formation of ICE back in 2002, ' Sanders told CNN on Wednesday and he called for an end to Trump's 'disastrous" immigration agenda . Read More »

Almost 600 Arrested in Washington #WomenDisobey Protest

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Capitol Police . Among them was Washington state congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (main), the lawmaker said on Twitter . A coalition of left-leaning activists, including groups that organized the massive women's marches the past two years, is helping to coordinate more than 600 demonstrations across the country. Read More »

Supreme court backs Trump on travel ban targeting Muslim-majority nations

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People arrive at John F. Kennedy (JFK) global airport following an announcment by the Supreme Court that it will take President Donald Trump's travel ban case later in the year on June 26, 2017 in New York City. In a dissent she summarized aloud in court, Justice Sonia Sotomayor said, "History will not look kindly on the court's misguided decision today, nor should it". Read More »

Supreme Court justice nominee coming July 9, Trump says

But Trump said he would not directly probe the candidates about their position on the Roe v. Wade decision. "I'm not going to ask them that question". "Arabella & me at the Supreme Court today", she wrote. "Justice Kennedy's retirement presents an opportunity for the President to appoint and the Senate to confirm a principled constitutionalist who will defend the Bill of Rights, defend the fundamental liberties of Americans, and I am hopeful that is exactly that will happen", he said. Read More »

Macron wants asylum centres to hold migrants

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Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia announced a boycott of the meeting. Mrs Le Pen added French President Emmanuel Macron and Mrs Merkel, his top EU ally, had "isolated themselves on the European scene" due to their soft approach on illegal immigration . Read More »

Seoul: North Korea artillery withdrawal being discussed 'internally'

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Lee also said Monday he has confirmation North Korea is in the process of repatriating the remains of USA troops from the Korean War . North Korea has opted not to hold an "anti-U.S. "There will be specific asks and there will be a specific timeline when we present the North Koreans with our concept of what implementation of the summit agreement looks like". Read More »

Italy's interior minister says Malta should take rescue boat

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Italy had been riled because a leaked draft statement focused more on the redistribution of the migrants once they had arrived in Europe , rather than on securing Europe's borders. Both leaders are hardliners on immigration issues. "The main issue for her here will indeed be refugees and seeing how to support Lebanon in this", said Bente Scheller, the director of Heinrich Boll Stiftung, a think tank in Beirut affiliated with Germany's Green Party. Read More »

Tory chief whip wrote to local party associations to quash Brexit rebellion

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Despite the concession, six Tory rebels voted for the amendment, while on the Labour side four pro-Brexit MPs defied their whips to vote with the Government against it. If 21 January passes with no deal being struck. Grieve subsequently withdrew his support from his own amendment at the last moment, accepting a government compromise and reassurance about respect for the power MPs held regarding accountability of the government. Read More »

Voters go to the polls in elections in Turkey

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The men agreed that their children were too young to "truly remember" the bad days before Mr Erdogan, which is why the younger generation are supporters of the Kurdish HDP. With more than 62 percent of the parliamentary votes counted, the AK Party's People's Alliance was ahead with 56.7 percent of the votes and the Nation's Alliance was in second place with 32.1 percent of the votes. Read More »

The EU is hitting back with tariffs on United States goods

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European and U.S. autos shares fell sharply on Friday, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened a 20% tariff on all vehicle imports from the European Union if EU "tariffs and trade barriers" are not removed. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Thursday the department aimed to wrap up the probe by late July or August. European steel producers are concerned about a loss of market access but also that steel from elsewhere will flood in. Read More »