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North Korea, China agree to boost cooperation

North Korea, China agree to boost cooperation The Trump administration on Friday issued a routine notice to Congress describing the threat as reasoning for keeping sanctions in place on North Korea. They're blowing it up. Trump said at a Cabinet meeting in the White House that "They've stopped the sending of missiles, including ballistic missiles". [Full Article...]

Trump signs executive order terminating immigrant family separation policy

Trump signs executive order terminating immigrant family separation policy Sen. Chuck Schumer, the Democratic leader from NY, is adamant that Trump can end the family separations on his own and that legislation is not needed. "Children, especially those fleeing persecution, need safety and environments where they can thrive and play and be safe". Trump has blamed Democrats for the policy, saying they must cooperate on legislation to end the policy. [Full Article...]

Supreme Court Sends Redistricting Case Back To Lower Court

Supreme Court Sends Redistricting Case Back To Lower Court And while Chief Justice John Roberts' opinion for the Court in Gill has a bit more meat on its bones, it still amounts to a meager meal. The method at issue in the Wisconsin case was "packing and cracking", by which voters of one party are consolidated ("packed") into districts where they can prevail by a great majority but effectively waste votes, and are divided ("cracked") among multiple ... [Full Article...]

Former Trump campaign manager mocks 10-year-old migrant with down syndrome

Former Trump campaign manager mocks 10-year-old migrant with down syndrome An incensed Petkanas repeatedly stated to Lewandowksi, "how dare you?!" In the middle of his comments, fellow guest Corey Lewandowski cut in. In addition to being ousted as Trump's campaign manager, Lewandowski was charged with battery in March 2016 for assaulting a reporter; accused of touching the singer Joy Villa without her consent; and spent a lot of time on cable television as th... [Full Article...]

Euro reforms will be backed by German coalition, lawmakers - Merkel

Euro reforms will be backed by German coalition, lawmakers - Merkel We must always do more to fight criminiality. Merkel's plight however, did not go unnoticed by the US President who has routinely criticized her decision to open Germany's borders in 2015. A government-sponsored study published in January showed that violent crime had risen about 10% in 2015 and 2016, attributing more than 90% of the rise to young male asylum seekers. [Full Article...]

Why is the USA separating migrant children from their families?

Why is the USA separating migrant children from their families? Republicans were tentatively planning to offer two bills this week in Congress , one that would sharply curtail legal immigration and a compromise measure, as yet not revealed, that could draw criticism from conservatives. The moves by the government to separate families have been widely decried by medical professionals, the United Nations, and a wide swath of U.S. religious leaders. [Full Article...]

Hillary Clinton masterfully mocks James Comey over his misuse of private email

Hillary Clinton masterfully mocks James Comey over his misuse of private email The inspector general also found at least five FBI officials assigned to the Clinton investigation improperly made anti-Trump or pro-Clinton statements over text messages or by other means. Mr Comey, whom Mr Trump fired shortly after taking office, bore the brunt of the report's criticism. "I think it essentially concludes what was obvious at the time, and that's that Comey was just largely ... [Full Article...]

Slain Kansas deputies were both parents

Slain Kansas deputies were both parents He was being held in Wyandotte County on several criminal charges and has also been charged with murder in Jackson County in a separate case. "Right when I was walking out, that's when I heard two shots fired", Garcia said. He asked for a moment of silence after his speech, according to the Kansas City Star . The Fraternal Order of Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said in a statement: 'We are p... [Full Article...]

900 migrants land in Sicily after rescue ship stand-off

900 migrants land in Sicily after rescue ship stand-off Spain's new Socialist government on Monday said it would allow the boat to dock at its eastern port of Valencia after Italy and Malta refused to accept it. Ironically, France has failed to fulfill its obligations to receive migrants. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that the issue of migration was "a sort of decisive test for the future and cohesion of Europe". [Full Article...]

Trump Kim summit: North Korean media celebrates meeting

Trump Kim summit: North Korean media celebrates meeting Moon will be chairing a national security meeting on Thursday to discuss the summit. The centrist Hankook daily noted that the post-summit joint statement signed by the U.S. Despite Trump's optimism following his summit with Kim, many remained skeptical that North Korea, infamous on the world stage for making empty promises, especially when it comes to its nuclear program, would follow throu... [Full Article...]

Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking South Korea's top envoy in Australia has warned that US President Donald Trump cannot unilaterally halt joint military exercises on the Korean Peninsula but conceded some "good faith" compromises on the drills could aid negotiations with Kim Jong-un. [Full Article...]

Spain offers to take migrants stranded in Mediterranean Sea

Spain offers to take migrants stranded in Mediterranean Sea Malta on Sunday reiterated its refusal to accept the ship, ignoring calls from Rome . Italy's hardline interior minister Matteo Salvini , in a joint statement with Danilo Toninelli, minister in charge of the Italian coastguard, insisted that Malta "cannot continue to look the other way when it comes to respecting precise worldwide conventions on the protection of human life". [Full Article...]

Lava Oozes Out From Kilauea Volcano

Lava Oozes Out From Kilauea Volcano In the red circle is an explosion of steam and hot water, caused by ocean waves crashing onto molten lava. "FEMA doesn't have a magic wand to make it not happen". In the meantime, fewer workers are needed to staff a 24-hour operations center and officials are reducing checkpoints, Magno said. A small explosion on the summit of Kilauea volcano has triggered an natural disaster but there are no r... [Full Article...]

North Korea’s Kim lands in Singapore, on cusp of making history

North Korea’s Kim lands in Singapore, on cusp of making history Senior South Korean officials, including Second Deputy Chief of the Presidential National Security Office Nam Gwan-pyo, are also staying in Shangri-La Hotel - U.S. Apart from breaking a year-long deadlock on nuclear negotiations, Pyongyang also eyes an overall improvement of the US-North Korea bilateral ties and " other issues of mutual concern as required by the changed era ", KCNA reported, ad... [Full Article...]

GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Concedes Defeat After Crossing Trump

GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Concedes Defeat After Crossing Trump Voters may choose the primary in which they want to participate. ME is the first state in the nation to try Instant Runoff Voting, a style of voting passed in 2016 that allows voters to rank their candidates in preference from first to last. [Full Article...]

A look at the events leading up to Canada vs. USA battle

A look at the events leading up to Canada vs. USA battle He really kind of stabbed us in the back . Trump called Trudeau "very dishonest and weak " on Twitter on Saturday and then sent Kudlow and trade adviser Peter Navarro to hammer the message home on Sunday morning news shows in an extraordinary assault on a close US ally and neighbor. [Full Article...]

Veteran of Senate Intel Committee charged with lying in leak investigation

Veteran of Senate Intel Committee charged with lying in leak investigation The DOJ also accuse Wolfe of making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about providing two reporters with non-public information about committee matters. The DOJ indictment said she was an undergraduate student working as an intern when their "personal relationship" formed about that time . According to the April 2017 Buzzfeed article by Watkins, in a previous indictmen... [Full Article...]

Trump's G7 Communique U-Turn Destroys Partners' Trust - German Foreign Minister

Trump's G7 Communique U-Turn Destroys Partners' Trust - German Foreign Minister Good things, wonderful things could come out of it. "While I have serious concerns about President Trump's approach to trade talks with Canada , Prime Minister Trudeau has placed our trade relationship with Canada at risk by publicly feuding with President Trump on the world stage", Krishnamoorthi said in a statement . [Full Article...]

Trump commutes term of Kardashian-championed drug offender

Trump commutes term of Kardashian-championed drug offender Alice Johnson , whose life sentence for drug offenses was just commuted by President Trump , said reuniting with her family upon being freed from prison was a "moment of shock". "If you've noticed, I keep touching her because it's hard to believe she's actually here", said Catina Scales, Johnson's daughter. One week after Kardashian personally lobbied on her behalf at the White House, her request... [Full Article...]

Hundreds hurt in Gaza protest, including 80 by Israeli fire

Hundreds hurt in Gaza protest, including 80 by Israeli fire The IDF confirmed that soldiers were indeed firing - but not at the terror-supporting volunteer nurse as she was tending to injured Gazans who were attempting to damage the security fence east of Khan Younis. "They came many times to his house, they called his family, they threatened him and told them: 'We will kill him like we killed Ahmed Jarrar , ' Bilal Tamimi told MEE". [Full Article...]


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