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Global Media Protests in Poland against government judicial overhaul
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Protests started this week after the right-wing ruling party mandated a new lower retirement age for Poland's Supreme Court justices. "It's not just crucial for my colleagues and me from the Supreme Court.It's vital for citizens that judges are independent".

Global Media German Officials, Trump Exchange Criticism Ahead Of NATO Summit
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They have met just twice before, on the sidelines previous year - the G20 summit in July and the APEC conference in Vietnam four months later . European leaders are reportedly nervous that President Donald Trump will make good on his campaign promise to withdraw US troops from the continent if host countries fail to pay their fair share for defense.

Global Media Trump imagines giving Warren DNA test in debate
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Trump said, but now "we're going to win it". "To the fake Pocohantas I won't apologize". Late in the rally, Trump pivoted to a condemnation of the National Football League's new national anthem policy - which requires players to stand or remain in the locker room ("that's worse than not standing") - before eventually returning to the reason for the rally: campaigning against an embattled Democrat in a state he won by a sizable margin.

Global Media Trump administration files extension for more time to reunite families
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District Judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego previously ordered the U.S.to return all children under age five to their parents by July 10 and all other minors by July 26. About half of the parents of the 101 children are in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The Trump administration is asking a court for more time to reunite families that were separated at the border under its "zero-tolerance" policy to prosecute every person who enters the country illegally.

Global Media DEMOCRAT DISASTER: Poll Shows 69% of Americans OPPOSED to Abolishing ICE
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She was referring to a federal law , also enforced by President Obama, in which children are temporarily separated from adults who are jailed while under prosecution for entering the country illegally. An ICE spokesperson told HuffPost by email, responding to the San Francisco protests , that the agency "fully respects the rights of all people to voice their opinion without interference", and that officials would continue to monitor and "make necessary modifications to ensure operations ...

Global Media Judge dismisses lawsuit accusing Trump campaign of Russian Federation collusion
Author: 0 Judge dismisses lawsuit accusing Trump campaign of Russian Federation collusion

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday released a bipartisan report about the United States intelligence community's January 2017 assessment of Russia's election meddling. Trump had said that he could help defuse tensions between Moscow and Washington. The committee's statement is not a surprise - Burr and Warner have both made previous statements supporting the intelligence community's assessment.

Global Media Hot, humid air spurs heat warnings across Maine
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The heat and humidity will intensify with afternoon highs in the mid to upper 90s and a heat index near or above 105°. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency's social media account says temperatures will be dangerously hot this weekend and advises people to stay hydrated and check on children, the elderly and pets for heat-related illness.

Global Media When will the heat wave end?
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Environment Canada says temperatures could reach the mid-30s with humidex values into the mid-40s, while overnight lows are expected to be in the mid 20s, providing little or no relief from the heat. "Usually in a normal situation we have 10 deaths per day, so we're not in an excess of mortality", Drouin said. According to Environment Canada, the daytime high in Toronto will be 31 C on Tuesday, 32 C on Wednesday, and 32 C on Thursday.

Global Media Ramos reveals the reason why Spain crashed out of World Cup
Author: 0 Ramos reveals the reason why Spain crashed out of World Cup

Russian Federation endured a tense wait when Kuipers was in communication with the video assistant referee following a late tug on Pique in the box, before Akinfeev's shootout heroics clinched an unforgettable triumph. The 34-year-old Barcelona midfielder came off the bench and nearly won the game with an 85th-minute shot well saved by Akinfeev. Spain are one of the most unconvincing group leaders.

Global Media 1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas
Author: 0 1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas

People from our boat jumped in the water and we got people off the water into our boat, all of these injured people". New York-resident Mike Schaffer told local CBS-affiliate WCAX-TV that he was shocked to hear that his niece and her family were injured in an explosion.

Global Media Jordan army begins delivering aid to Syrians stranded near border
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Since June 19, Russia-backed regime forces have ramped up bombardment against opposition fighters in southern Syria as Damascus pushes to retake the area. Ibrahim Jabawi, spokesman for the Syrian opposition, said that a deal could not be reached. "I'll talk to him about everything", Mr Trump said aboard Air Force One on his way to New Jersey.

Global Media Emergency services called to serious incident Gorleston beach
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She was taken to the James Paget hospital but died from her injuries. "A bouncy castle exploded at the beach and the child on it was catapulted about 20ft into the air", one witness is quoted as saying. Halfon represents Harlow, Essex, where a 7-year-old girl, Summer Grant, was killed when a bouncy castle blew away at an Easter fair in 2016. After the horror unfolded former Tory education minister Robert Halfon asked whether a temporary ban on inflatables and bouncy castles should be ...

Global Media German Chancellor Merkel says compromise on migration reached with CSU
Author: 0 German Chancellor Merkel says compromise on migration reached with CSU

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been criticized for adopting a much too relaxed policy on immigration. The conflict between Angela Merkel and her Interior Minister Horst Seehofer is so severe that either she loses face or they both lose their jobs and Germany is without a chancellor, political scientist Werner J.

Global Media Missing Thai Boys Found Alive In Cave, Governor Says
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All 12 boys and their football team coach have been found alive after becoming trapped in a flooded cave for more than a week in Thailand . Family members of the missing hugged each other as they cheered the news. More than 1,000 rescuers from several countries - including the USA and China - also joined the search team. Narongsak said rescue workers would now focus on the "rescue" phase and then a handover to medical teams waiting outside the cave.

Global Media Candlelight vigil for victims of Maryland newspaper shooting
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Ramos". Court records show that a year later, in July 2012, Ramos filed a complaint against Hartley and the newspaper, alleging he was defamed by the story. The newsroom looked "like a war zone", he told the Baltimore Sun . Authorities say Ramos, who was apprehended, used a shotgun and smoke or flash-bang grenades in the attack.

Global Media Pawnee Fire Closes Sections of Highway 20
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An air warning is in place as the blazes rip through Northern California . "Overall, this is the new normal for us". Thousands of firefighters from all over the region and the state fought the two blazes Sunday, which were driven by "red flag" conditions including high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity, Anthony said.

Global Media US seeks 'in vain' to divide Iranians
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Iranian officials contend there is no objective reason for the currency crash, but the protests clearly demonstrate the public's lack of faith in the regime, which only exacerbates the country's economic instability. "Freedom is right around the corner", he added of the recent protests in Iran. Gingrich, Giuliani and other United States politicians have been well paid to speak at the annual Paris rally in recent years.

Global Media N. Korea aims to hide key parts of nuclear program
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United States Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) mocked President Donald Trump on social media Saturday morning, sarcastically saying that reports of North Korea continuing to expand its nuclear program just weeks after a summit between the two countries could not possibly be true.

Global Media Five killed in gun attack on USA newspaper
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Rob Hiaasen , 59, a former Baltimore Sun feature writer who joined The Capital as assistant editor in 2010 and wrote a Sunday column. Ramos, 38, of Laurel, Maryland has been charged with five counts of murder in Thursday's shooting - one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in US history.

Global Media Police find 11 bodies from home in Indian capital
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There were also no bullet marks on the bodies of the victims, Kimar said. A policeman writes notes in the house where the bodies of eleven members of a family were found dead in Burari , in New Delhi , India, July 1, 2018. "No father can kill his own son". The deceased were identified as Narayan Devi, 77, her two sons Bhavnesh, 50, and Lalit, 45, her daughters-in-law Savita, 48, and Teena, 42, her daughter Pratibha, 57, her grandchildren Priyanka, 33, Nitu, 25, Monu, 23, Dhruv, 15, and ...

Global Media Authorities move to reopen ICE facility in SW Portland
Author: 0 Authorities move to reopen ICE facility in SW Portland

In his Fox interview , which was pre-recorded, Trump repeated a claim he tweeted on Saturday, that Ice had "liberated" towns from the MS-13 gang, which Trump almost always invokes in discussions of immigration despite the gang's irrelevance to the core debate.

Global Media Trump on Democrats calling to abolish ICE:
Author: 0 Trump on Democrats calling to abolish ICE: "I love that issue"

And she ridiculed protesters in Washington, D.C., who were calling for abolishment of ICE as "Jiffy Pop" on account of the "tin foil robes" they wore, which were meant to resemblethe foil blankets ICE is giving detained children. But the tweet falls in line with what has been a public relations-style push by ICE and its allies in the Department of Homeland Security to downplay the imagery of family separations resulting from the administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.

Global Media States sue Trump administration over separation of immigrant families
Author: 0 States sue Trump administration over separation of immigrant families

Sabraw denied the administration's attempt to toss out the suit. Late Tuesday, a federal judge in California issued a ruling on a separate but similar lawsuit . He said he can't recall a case where the agency placed a child with a parent or relative who was in detention. Justice Department officials have asked a federal judge to amend a class-action settlement that governs how children are treated in immigration custody.

Author: 0 575 arrested in women's protest against immigration policy at Senate building

Some 2000 children remain separated from their parents, despite President Donald Trump's executive order ending the controversial policy . The policy has led to thousands of children being separated from their families at the U.S. But the Trump administration points out that most of those migrants never showed up for court. "The precipitating crisis, i.e. forced family separation, was a creation of defendants' own doing", the cities said in their request to be heard in the case.

Global Media Melania Trump arrives in Tucson, Arizona to visit Border Patrol center
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As her motorcade arrived at the Phoenix complex, it passed a group of several dozen protesters with a large inflatable effigy of President Trump wearing a Ku Klux Klan robe and a sign that read: "End All Cages". Her spokeswoman said it was simply "a jacket" with "no hidden message ". The 48-year-old mother of one and former model, herself an immigrant from Slovenia, played her choice of clothes safe on Thursday, dressing monochrome in white trousers and a black top.

Global Media Joe Crowley defeated by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in stunning upset
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Democratic-Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic party by defeating the party boss incumbent in NY for the U.S. House of Representatives in Tuesday's primary election. "I think that we have the grounds to do it". Ocasio-Cortez's victory in particular ought to keep corporate Democrats and their K-street backers awake at night.

Global Media Rutte calls for European leaders to end war of words on migration
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Hundreds of people fleeing conflict and persecution at home are caught in the midst of a worsening row over how to deal with the influx against a backdrop of mass drownings in the Mediterranean in recent years. Still, most respondents from across Germany generally did not trust in either Merkel or Seehofer to find a lasting solution for migration concerns: 40 percent said Merkel is capable of producing a solution, while 25 percent said the same of Seehofer.

Global Media Seven Suspects Arrested in Connection with Bronx Teen's Murder
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A police source with direct knowledge of the case told CNN that the killers appeared to have mistaken Guzman-Feliz for someone else. The teen's killing sparked widespread community outrage and spurred calls of #JusticeforJunior . "Thank God they caught him", Junior's mother, Leandra Feliz said. "These Bronx streets are ruthless". They are now in the process of being extradited back to New York City.

Global Media Deaths reported after explosion in Ethiopia capital
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The incident happened as PM Abiy finished speaking to supporters and was due to receive "a gift" from the organizers of the March at Meskel Square in the capital, Addis Ababa. Killing is a sign of defeat. Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned unexpectedly in February, saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval.

Global Media Brexit: Time to 'intensify efforts', Irish PM says
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The pair held a short meeting along with their delegations, including Clara Martinez-Alberola, head of Mr Juncker's cabinet, Gerard Kiely, head of the European Commission Representation in Ireland, legal adviser Michael Shotter and financial adviser Paulina Dejmek-Hack.

Global Media Trump gives in to pressure, orders end to family separation policy
Author: 0 Trump gives in to pressure, orders end to family separation policy

The order signed by Trump doesn't appear to change anything for the children who have already been taken from their families since the policy was put into place. Rejection of both would represent an embarrassment for President Donald Trump , who has supported them. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said his department will start reuniting detained immigrant children with their parents - but he made no specific commitment on how quickly that can be accomplished.

Global Media North Dakota lawmakers react to President's Executive Order
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Anyone who opposes the president's immigration views, according to Ryan and Trump, is a willing enabler or even supporter of illegal border crossings and drugs coming in from Mexico. The actions left parents with little or no information about where their children were being taken or when or how they would be reunited. It was not immediately clear what Trump, who had previously blamed the family separations on Democrats, would sign.

Global Media Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit
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USA officials say that the American military command in South Korea is preparing for the North Koreans to turn over the remains of an unknown number of US or allied service members who have been missing since the Korean War. While only 9 percent of Democrats and 37 percent of independents approve of how Trump's performance as president overall, 31 percent of Democrats and 53 percent of independents approve of his work with North Korea.

Global Media Fox Accepts Disney's Raised $71 Billion Bid In Blow To Comcast
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Fox CEO Rupert Murdoch said the company "firmly believes" that the combination with Disney "will create one of the greatest, most innovative companies in the world". The bidding war for 21st Century Fox continues. The move comes a week after Comcast , the US cable giant, offered $65bn in cash for the assets, which include 20th Century Fox - the Hollywood film studio behind hits such as Avatar , X-Men and Ice Age - US cable TV networks including FX and National Geographic and ...

Global Media Canada Passes Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use
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Each province in Canada is coming up with rules for the sale of recreational pot. The bill passed in the Senate by a vote of 52-29. "It is already possible for Canadians to grow cannabis for medical purposes and we absolutely believe the legislation should be consistent when it comes to recreational cannabis".

Global Media President Trump announces tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods
Author: 0 President Trump announces tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods

Those pledges came during negotiations with United States trade officials last month. The president has already threatened to annul the North American Free Trade Agreement after a year of inconclusive talks with Canada and Mexico, and ordered an investigation into whether the USA should impose tariffs on auto imports because he says they threaten American economic security.

Global Media Afghan peace council to hold news conference amid Eid ceasefire
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The unusual bonhomie between the two sides also came as Ghani confirmed that Pakistani Taliban chief Maulana Fazlullah had been killed in a USA drone strike. A similar attack in Jalalabad on Saturday killed at least 36 people . One said that they were not against anyone today and were there for peace. Trump also pledged to support Afghan troops in their war against the Taliban and maintain American presence in the country for as long as there was a need for it.

Global Media Sessions: harsh migrant policy aims to end 'lawlessness'
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Meanwhile, their children are taken away to separate holding facilities, to be reunited sometime later. President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' policy of separating thousands of children from their border-crossing parents has sent the nation into crisis mode-but you wouldn't know that from Trump's tweets , as he's still trying to blame his policy on Democrats .

Global Media May's Brexit plans set for defeat, teeing up Wednesday showdown
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Asked if they did not secure a so-called "meaningful vote" on the final Brexit deal, they would oppose the Government in Wednesday's vote, the former Attorney General replied: "The meaningful vote pledge has to be fulfilled, yes". In response to the change, Mr Grieve said despite being aware of the possible catastrophic consequences of his actions, he would pursue a vote against the Government's Brexit bill next week if concessions are not made before then.

Global Media Should DHS separate families crossing the border?
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The family separation issue has emerged as one of the most inflammatory issues in a legislative fight to pass immigration reform. Rep. Joe Kennedy, who traveled to the United States-Mexico border in Texas on Sunday and participated in a protest at a facility where families were being forcibly separated, said Nielsen's statement didn't align with what he heard from local officials.

Global Media Theresa May vows action on upskirting after Tory MP blocks Bill
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Cries of "shame" rang out in the Commons when Chope blocked the Private Members Bill, which was proposed by Liberal Democrat MP Wera Hobhouse , and which saw support by ministers. "However, we know that the law alone is not enough and schools have a critical role in challenging harmful behaviours and practices by dealing with any issues promptly and in line with robust PSHE and safeguarding policies".

Author: 0 Texas Border Patrol Chase Ends In Crash, Killing At Least 5 Immigrants

Boyd said such an incident was "not unusual at all", adding that his deputies are involved in high-speed pursuits related to human smuggling or drug trafficking on a daily basis. "This is I think a ideal example of why our borders need to be secured". He would not confirm if any of the patients had died. All of the people killed were immigrants.

Global Media Walmart not housing immigrants for DHS
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He described the large tents housing the children as containing "a full heating, ventilation and air conditioning system, as well as a floor and doors". There are occasional runaways. Founder and CEO of the nonprofit, Juan Sanchez, said only national media was invited, and declined an interview. A smarter immigration strategy would address root problems such as economic instability and a breakdown in the rule of law in Central America, he said, while noting the need to use advanced ...

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