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

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

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    Critics of the administration's zero-tolerance policy say that it's not only cruel to split families up, but also unjust to not have a mechanism in place to get them back together. Assessments for possible detention facilities at military bases have already been done in Texas and another is expected in Arkansas on Thursday. Following public outcry after the incident, Lewandowski's speaker's bureau Leading Authorities Inc.
  • Obama, Biden slam Trump family separation policy as immoral

    Obama, Biden slam Trump family separation policy as immoral

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    And it's uncertain if Trump's support will be enough to push any legislation through the divided GOP majority. With this, he also called on Democrats for support. And May said on Wednesday that images of children held in cages were "deeply disturbing", adding: "This is wrong". "This becomes a backup proposal", Meadows told reporters at the White House.
  • Video Shows Priest Slap Baby During Baptism

    Video Shows Priest Slap Baby During Baptism

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    Warning: The contents of the video may be disturbing . The horrified parents are at first anxious when the priest holds the baby in a vice-like grip to stop him from wailing. The priest continues and says: "Now you calm down ". I will spill water on the forehead, hmm? The baby then cries even louder. The priest got irritated and was speaking loudly, in a bid to raise his voice over the screams.
  • North Korea's Kim Jong-un makes state visit to China

    North Korea's Kim Jong-un makes state visit to China

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    The North Korean delegation led by Pak Thae-song, a close aide to Kim , met with top officials of Shaanxi Province. "The reunion will be held from August 20 to 26, and 100 participants will be selected from each side", said a joint statement.
  • 22-year-old arrested for the murder of XXXTentacion

    22-year-old arrested for the murder of XXXTentacion

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    Neighbors, many of whom did not want to be quoted, said they knew Williams as a tattoo artist. Authorities have previously said the rapper was ambushed by two suspects. Police reportedly have surveillance videos of the motorcycle dealership, which may have captured the shooting. According to his arrest records, the suspect has at least 11 felonies.
  • Donald Trump tells federal agencies to reunite families separated at border

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    When it says " I really don't care, do u? " and is worn by First Lady Melania Trump on a surprise visit to a Texas shelter for illegal immigrant children , driving the media insane. Others compared the event to the 2014 incident when then-President Barack Obama was bashed for wearing a tan suit , or the time in 2009 when conservatives criticized Michelle Obama for wearing a dress than exposed her bare arms.
  • Turkey says forces patrolling Manbij, will enter town 'step by step'

    Turkey says forces patrolling Manbij, will enter town 'step by step'

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    Turkish soldiers patrolling in Manbij are giving locals hope that they can go back home, according to a prominent longtime resident of the northeastern Syria city. A day after the Manbij roadmap was endorsed , the YPG said its military advisers would leave Syria's Manbij, saying its fighters had already withdrawn from the area in November 2016.
  • Rescue ships dock in Spain as migrant debate simmers across Europe

    Rescue ships dock in Spain as migrant debate simmers across Europe

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    The whole group arrived on three separate boats, after some were transferred to two Italian vessels to make the journey safer. But the plight of the Aquarius, run by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and Franco-German charity SOS Mediterranee, highlighted the European Union's struggle to manage an influx of people fleeing poverty and conflict.
  • North Korea's Kim hails 'unity' with China in new visit

    North Korea's Kim hails 'unity' with China in new visit

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    China expressed its strongest support so far Tuesday for the denuclearization deal between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, although concerns are mounting that Mr. Donald Trump says that Kim Jong-un has blown up four North Korea nuclear weapons testing sites. The Trump administration had sought for North Korea to be "completely denuclearized" before any sanctions would be lifted.
  • Netanyahu Wife Charged with Fraud in ‘Gourmet Meals’ Affair

    Netanyahu Wife Charged with Fraud in ‘Gourmet Meals’ Affair

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    Netanyahu was the subject of a long police probe into allegations that she had falsified household expenses, including claims she had spent "over 350,000 shekels" ($96,500, €83,500) on catering for the premier's office. The charges against Netanyahu include fraud and breaches of trust. Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu pictured together in Milan. Bibi denies the allegations and has called the investigations - get ready for it - a witch hunt.
  • PM May's Brexit laws rejected by parliament, Wednesday showdown looms

    PM May's Brexit laws rejected by parliament, Wednesday showdown looms

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    The amendment to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill was drawn up in consultation with pro-European MPs in the lower House of Commons, who will have a chance to vote on it themselves on Wednesday. If MPs reject the agreement reached by Mrs May with Brussels, or if no deal has been obtained by January 21, Parliament will be offered the opportunity only to vote on a "neutral motion" stating that it has considered a minister's statement on the issue.
  • New Zealand gets new prime minister as Jacinda Ardern goes into labor

    New Zealand gets new prime minister as Jacinda Ardern goes into labor

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    There won't be any more formal announcements from the Prime Minister's Office until Ms Ardern and Mr Gayford announce the birth - likely on social media. Ardern is normally based in Wellington but relocated to be closer to Auckland in preparation for the birth. "Can I say I have confidence in a Minister of Justice who understands the gradations in levels of sexual offending, and he expressed one".
  • White House misspells 'Seperation' in executive order ending family separation

    White House misspells 'Seperation' in executive order ending family separation

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    It also suggests the government intends to hold the families indefinitely by challenging an existing statute, the 1997 Flores Settlement , that places a 20-day limit on how long children, alone or with their parents, can be detained. By reversing the family separation policy but continuing to aggressively prosecute adult undocumented immigrants ― while detaining their children alongside them ― the Trump administration could be setting itself up for a legal battle with human rights ...
  • UN says human rights are 'pillar' of its work

    UN says human rights are 'pillar' of its work

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    The European Union said the move "risks undermining the role of the USA as a champion and supporter of democracy on the world stage", while British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson called it "regrettable". "You know, we're actually self-governing in this country". Human Rights Watch UN director Louis Charbonneau said it is "preposterous" to suggest rights groups were undermining reform attempts, and called claims of them backing Russian Federation and China "absurd".