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World News US Supreme Court Approves Trump's Travel Ban
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Justice Sonia Sotomayor slammed the Supreme Court's decision to uphold President Donald Trump's travel ban in an impassioned dissenting opinion that contended the ruling failed to "safeguard" the principle of religious neutrality embedded in the First Amendment.

World News Italy presents overhaul plan at mini-summit — European Union migrant crisis
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The leaders of about 16 countries - more than half the 28-nation bloc - will take part in what is being billed as "informal talks" in Brussels, ahead of a full European Union summit on June 28-29, where migration will top the agenda. Why is migration such a hot issue right now? European Union leaders gather in Brussels on Sunday in an attempt to bridge their deep divisions over migration, an issue that has been splitting them for years and now poses a fresh threat to German ...

World News Donovan beats Grimm in Republican primary in NYC
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Many Republican strategists had anxious that a victory for Grimm would spoil the party's chances of retaining the seat. The health care bill's assault on Medicaid would have been objectively bad for Staten Island, the tax bill's revenue-raisers were targeted squarely at high-tax municipalities within high-tax blue states, and penalizing "sanctuary cities" would mean losing federal grant dollars for New York City.

World News NEW YORK HORROR: Wrong teen butchered on sidewalk
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Surveillance of the men was released by NY police on Friday. Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz was dragged out of a store on Bathgate Avenue and killed by a group of men with a machete. In response to the recent news, the native rapper reportedly donated $8,000 to Junior's family GoFundMe campaign . "The hashtag " #JusticeForJunior " has gone viral.

World News U.S. to Present North Korea with Timeline Outlining Specific Requests
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Trump and Kim spent each spent three days in Singapore for the June 12 summit where the two pledged to work on ending North Korea's nuclear programme and improve ties. The senior defense official added that, "There will be specific asks and there will be a specific timeline when we do present the North Koreans with our concept of what implementation of the summit agreement looks like".

World News Supreme Court Passes on Reviewing Gerrymandering Case in North Carolina
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It's now held by Democratic Rep. Ramon Romero Jr. The court's ruling will likely be seen as an open invitation for Republicans to continue to weaken the voting power of minority, Democratic-leaning voters in Texas and across the country. In North Carolina, it wiped away a lower court opinion that had invalidated congressional maps there as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander.

World News Iran may pull out of nuclear deal in coming weeks
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Iran announced a list of 15 demands for improving relations with the United States, including a USA return to the 2015 nuclear accord, in response to a similar list of demands made by Washington last month. Because of the American measures, a number of major European corporations, including German engineering company Siemens and French oil giant Total, have abruptly pulled out of business deals with Iran that were agreed after the majority of the sanctions were lifted in 2015.

World News White House says it knows locations of all migrant children in custody
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El Paso's Annunciation House will soon receive as many as 30 migrants parents on Sunday who were separated from their children, a spokesman confirmed. "Clearly, anyone who looks at the record understands that the Democrats have been serious about comprehensive immigration reform", Sanders said. Trump has been criticizing immigration judges for weeks, both exaggerating the number now hearing cases and saying that hiring more - as some members of Congress have proposed - would be unnecessary.

World News Celebrities speak out after teenager is killed in the Bronx
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Guzman-Feliz eventually died of his injuries. As CrimeOnline previously reported , surveillance video uploaded to social media appears to show a group of men drag the 15-year-old, later identified as Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, out of the store and slash him with a machete and another bladed weapon.

World News Woman calls police on eight-year-old girl selling water
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A USA woman has been dubbed "Permit Patty" after she was caught on camera calling the police on an eight-year-old black girl for selling water. "Yeah, illegally selling water without a permit", the woman said in Austin's video, which was initially posted on her Instagram story.

World News Restaurant asks Trump spokesman Sarah Sanders to leave
Author: 0 Restaurant asks Trump spokesman Sarah Sanders to leave

Earlier this week, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen NielsenKirstjen Michele NielsenTrump wanted to use executive order to pass total immigration reform: report Sarah Sanders response to being kicked out of restaurant: Owner's actions "say far more about her than about me" Reviewers pounce on online report Virginia restaurant refused to serve Sarah Sanders MORE's dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington , D.C., was interrupted by protesters .

World News Melania’s ‘I Don’t Care’ Jacket Refers to ‘Fake Media,’ Says the President
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It's also relevant that, like the Trump administration's callous immigrant child separation policy, Zara has a questionable record with children , since some appear to have been found working in Brazilian sweatshops making their clothes. A senior Salvadoran government official, Liduvina Magarin, said she will travel next Sunday "to investigate the situation" of children from her country separated from family and held in McAllen, Texas.

World News Brexit: Time to 'intensify efforts', Irish PM says
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But finding a practical solution for customs checks needed for what will become an external border of the European Union after Brexit has so far proven elusive. On Friday he will meet President Michael D Higgins and visit Croke Park where he will see a demonstration of gaelic football and hurling. Ireland's prime minister warned Britain on Thursday that there is not much time left to conclude a smooth withdrawal from the European Union, as the head of the EU's executive arm pledged its ...

World News Turkish voters cast ballots in election seen as a test for Erdogan
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Ahead of the election , he took steps to abolish the position of prime minister and transfer all of the position's executive power to himself. The presidential election and a parliamentary election also held Sunday, both more than a year early, complete NATO-member Turkey's transition from a parliamentary system of government to a strong presidential system.

World News Kushner: US to Unveil Middle East Peace Plan Soon
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The Duke of Cambridge was greeted by Crown Prince Hussein, the son of Jordan's King Abdullah II, at the airport in Jordan's capital, Amman. "Mr Kushner's interview further clarified that the United States administration of President Trump has actually moved from the squares of negotiations to the squares of dictations".

Author: 0 No hearings for those who 'invade' the country, Trump says

It was unclear if Trump was advocating an expansion of the current law that allows expedited removal of illegal immigrants at the United States border, a policy his administration has embraced since he took office. Roughly 2,300 children were separated from their families in recent weeks by US Border Control. Under U.S. and global law, undocumented immigrants entering the country seeking asylum have a right to apply for that status and have their requests considered on the merits.

World News Hardline ally in new attack against Merkel over eurozone budget
Author: 0 Hardline ally in new attack against Merkel over eurozone budget

More than 640,000 migrants have arrived in Italy since 2014, many of whom made their way northward to join family or to countries perceived as providing more assistance until Italy's neighbors enacted stricter border controls. Macron, who was elected past year as France's leader, made the comments at a news conference in Paris with Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez .

World News Zimbabwe President, Mnangagwa survives explosion
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Mnangagwa escaped injury and said the explosion would not derail the election. The vote next month is the first since Robert Mugabe's downfall after a de facto military coup last November. That dramatic transfer of power began when Mr Mnangagwa was sacked as Mr Mugabe's deputy and said he had to immediately flee the country for his life.

World News PM's baby named: Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford
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Mr Gayford, known in New Zealand as the "first bloke", is the presenter of a fishing show, and Ms Ardern was the youngest New Zealand PM in 150 years, but she said they would not put pressure on their new baby. "Maybe you've all had a calming effect as she's finally gone to sleep", says Ardern, as she fronted a media scrum as the anxious sound of camera shutters fluttered in the background .

World News Erdogan faces toughest challenge yet as Turkey heads to polls
Author: 0 Erdogan faces toughest challenge yet as Turkey heads to polls

But the emergence of the energetic Ince as candidate for the Republican People's Party (CHP) and a wide-based opposition alliance have made the elections tighter than many analysts - and likely Erdogan - envisaged. But in a situation labelled as blatant unfairness by activists, the HDP's presidential candidate Selahattin Demirtas has campaigned from a prison cell after his November 2016 arrest on charges of links to outlawed Kurdish militants.

World News Sarah Huckabee Sanders told to leave Virginia restaurant
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A Friday Facebook post from waiter Jaike Foley-Schultz said he served her "a total of 2 minutes" before the owner asked her to leave and she agreed. Wilkinson didn't know how Sanders would react, or whether Trump's chief spokeswoman had been called out in a restaurant before. The term "86" is restaurant shorthand for cutting people off, asking them to leave or throwing them out.

World News 1st confirmed death after Ethiopia rally blast
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Abiy did not lay blame, but said police were investigating. One person was killed and 132 others wounded during the attack, Ethiopia's health minister said. Killing is a sign of defeat. The state broadcaster quickly cut away from coverage of the rally, which has broken up with people singing, chanting and going back to their homes.

World News North Korea Returns Remains of 200 Fallen Soldiers
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Instead, the government will shift its focus to keeping people informed about the nation's alert system and "how to behave" if missiles strike Japanese territory, said Suga. Immediately after the meeting Trump said that North Korea had begun the destruction of a missile engine testing site or would begin to do so as soon as Kim returned from the summit.