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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Gracefully Responds to VA Restaurant That Refused Her Service Sarah Huckabee Sanders Gracefully Responds to VA Restaurant That Refused Her Service
- June 23, 2018

A social media post written by a person claiming to be an employee of the restaurant had been shared widely since shortly after Friday's incident. Sanders said the owner of the Red Hen in the Shenandoah Valley asked her to leave because she works for President Trump . (more...)
Donald Trump tweet complicates US House Republican efforts on immigration Donald Trump tweet complicates US House Republican efforts on immigration
- June 23, 2018

A court order has put a 20-day cap on how long immigration authorities can detain minors, which has triggered fresh criticisms of President Trump's hardline immigration policy that was central to his 2016 election campaign. Some 2,300 migrant children have been separated from their families since May, according to the government. A White House official followed up Wednesday, saying Mrs. (more...)
Hungary bans aiding undocumented migrants in 'Stop Soros' law Hungary bans aiding undocumented migrants in 'Stop Soros' law
- June 23, 2018

The bill passed by Parliament today with an overwhelming majority criminalizes a range of lawful activities in support of asylum-seekers, refugees and migrants, all protected under both global human rights law and European Union law. "We want to use the bills to stop Hungary from becoming a country of immigrants". Hungary says immigration threatens its national security, but its hardline stance and new law have faced widespread global criticism. (more...)
Deadly blast at Ethiopia rally a 'well-orchestrated attack' Deadly blast at Ethiopia rally a 'well-orchestrated attack'
- June 23, 2018

It was Abiy's first public speech in the capital since he took office in April, although he has made several in provincial areas. Video footage later showed Abiy being rushed from the scene by security guards. Emergency law was temporarily imposed to quell the unrest and was lifted this month. "All the casualties are martyrs of love and peace", Dr Abiy said. (more...)
North Korea still a nuclear threat North Korea still a nuclear threat
- June 23, 2018

That Kim met with both Secretary of State and President Trump , to whom he delivered a letter from the North Korean chairman. President George W. Bush originally signed the order in 2008. "No longer - sleep well tonight!" Meanwhile, the USA and South Korea have agreed to indefinitely suspend two exchange program training exercises, the Pentagon said on Friday, in the aftermath of the summit earlier this month. (more...)
Ramaphosa welcomes South Sudan peace talks Ramaphosa welcomes South Sudan peace talks
- June 23, 2018

The official scope of the talks is broad - to build bridges between the two - but analysts say the outcome remains unclear given their notoriously volatile relationship and entrenched positions. The ethnically-charged conflict has killed tens of thousands of people in the world's youngest country and repeatedly brought large parts of its population to the brink of starvation. (more...)
Confusion swirls on border after Trump reversal on families Confusion swirls on border after Trump reversal on families
- June 23, 2018

In Friday morning tweets , Trump says Democrats have "no intention" of supplying the votes necessary to pass legislation on the issue and says "We can pass great legislation after the Red Wave!" Her son, Abel Alexander, is in the government's custody at a children's home in Kingston, New York. (more...)
The 46 most staggering lines from Donald Trump's Minnesota speech The 46 most staggering lines from Donald Trump's Minnesota speech
- June 23, 2018

He fumed over what he deemed "dishonest" coverage of his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. "We have the most pathetic immigration laws in the world", Trump told an economic roundtable before a rally. "We had a great meeting". "Iron mining is really booming now with what we're doing, " Trump added. It's unclear if the remains have actually been returned or will be returned. (more...)
President Donald Trump Duluth Rally Video President Donald Trump Duluth Rally Video
- June 23, 2018

Trump says it's good news that he and Kim met in Singapore and says, "Chairman Kim will turn that country into a great, successful country". The channel put this unusual chyron onscreen beneath Trump: "Trump Rally Live & Only on Fox News". (more...)
Uber driver streaming "The Voice" just before crash
- June 23, 2018

The material includes blurred video from officers' body cameras. "The vehicle was in auto-drive", Vasquez says to the officer. "I know I hit her". Vasquez had also told police she had her hands "hovering" over the wheel. Of the almost 22 minutes that elapsed during that distance, she was looking down for six minutes and 47 seconds, the newspaper reported. McCormick asked. (more...)
Trump asks GOP to table immigration reform until after midterm elections
- June 23, 2018

In what was likely not a coincidence, the Justice Department today unsealed an indictment charging 11 suspected MS-13 gang members in connection with the killings of two teens in Virginia. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Ala., a member of the whip team in the House, said Trump could make a difference in passing legislation if he were more emphatic about what he wants. (more...)
Five women NGO workers gangraped at gunpoint in Jharkhand Five women NGO workers gangraped at gunpoint in Jharkhand
- June 23, 2018

Jharkhand is among the top five states in India that report increasing cases of human trafficking , with traffickers targetting poor villages, convincing vulnerable families to send their daughters away for employment, campaigners said. There are around 200 rescued girls in Asha Kiran's shelter. "All have been asked to appear before the police on Saturday for further questioning", the SP said. (more...)
Trump’s executive order on family separations: 3 things it doesn’t do Trump’s executive order on family separations: 3 things it doesn’t do
- June 23, 2018

Republicans in that poll supported the policy 55%-35%, while Democrats opposed it 91%-7%. "Huddling with the GOP at the Capitol on Tuesday evening, Trump stopped short of giving a full-throated endorsement to immigration legislation meant to unite the moderate and conservative wings of the House Republican conference". (more...)
Pentagon Agrees to House Up to 20000 Migrant Children on Military Bases Pentagon Agrees to House Up to 20000 Migrant Children on Military Bases
- June 23, 2018

If the Pentagon finds that it can provide such lodging, "the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) requests the facilities be available for occupancy as early as July through December 31, 2018". "We have housed refugees, we have housed people thrown out of their homes by earthquakes and hurricanes". "After today's important visit to Texas, I hope the media isn't going to choose to focus on her wardrobe". (more...)
Mayor learns more than 200 separated migrant children in NYC Mayor learns more than 200 separated migrant children in NYC
- June 23, 2018

New York City's mayor says he was surprised to learn a children's center in Harlem is caring for 239 migrant children separated from their parents by federal immigration officials. "We expect them to do their job", Nielsen said. Those people were not authorized to speak publicly and commented only on condition of anonymity. Trump said he did not like "the sight or the feeling" of the separations that have stirred widespread opposition to his administration's practice. (more...)
Trump Threw Starbursts At Angela Merkel During G7 Summit Trump Threw Starbursts At Angela Merkel During G7 Summit
- June 22, 2018

During his term, he has withdrawn from a number of worldwide agreements He arrived at the G7 summit after stoking a potential trade war with Canada, France and Germany, having lied repeatedly about the United States' trade balance with them . (more...)
May faces down pro-EU rebel lawmakers to win Brexit vote May faces down pro-EU rebel lawmakers to win Brexit vote
- June 22, 2018

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. The meaningful vote was the final obstacle to the passing of the EU Withdrawal Bill, which will return to the House of Lords later today and is expected to be filed in the statute books in the coming days. (more...)
Obama, Biden slam Trump family separation policy as immoral Obama, Biden slam Trump family separation policy as immoral
- June 22, 2018

However, the issue is not the same as family separation - for which Trump has received additional criticism - where children are taken away from their parents despite arriving at the border together. The Flores settlement , named for a teenage girl who brought the case in the 1980s, requires the government to release children from custody and to their parents, adult relatives or other caretakers, in order of preference. (more...)
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Stop The Separation Of Migrant Families President Trump Signs Executive Order To Stop The Separation Of Migrant Families
- June 22, 2018

American issued a statement explaining that the airline had requested that the government "refrain" from using their services. "We have no desire to be associated with separating families, or worse, to profit from it", the company wrote. The White House has been disputing the terminology used to describe its crackdown. He ends his message with a call to action, pushing Congress to take legislative action and all Americans to vote. (more...)
Indonesian terrorist Aman Abdurrahman sentenced to death over 2016 Starbucks attack Indonesian terrorist Aman Abdurrahman sentenced to death over 2016 Starbucks attack
- June 22, 2018

Aman Abdurrahman, who police and prosecutors said is a key ideologue for ISIL, also known as ISIS, in the world's largest Muslim nation, kneeled and kissed the floor as the panel of five judges announced the sentence. Several other children suffered serious burns from the Kalimantan attack. It gave defence lawyers seven days to consider lodging an appeal. Abdurrahman has refused to recognize the authority of the court, part of his rejection of secular government in Indonesia and desire to ... (more...)
Koko the Gorilla Dies at 46 Koko the Gorilla Dies at 46
- June 22, 2018

In the late 1990s, Koko participated in an online chat with thousands of people on AOL. Koko appeared in several documentaries and twice in National Geographic in 1978 and 1985. That same year, Schroeder filmed her for the feature docu " Koko: A Talking Gorilla ", which played in Un Certain Regard in Cannes. Koko and The Gorilla Foundation later moved to the Santa Cruz Mountains. (more...)
NZ PM Jacinda Ardern praises midwife as she adjusts to motherhood NZ PM Jacinda Ardern praises midwife as she adjusts to motherhood
- June 22, 2018

It is the first child for the prime minister and her 40-year-old partner, a television fishing personality who will become a stay-at-home dad when Ardern returns to work after six weeks' maternity leave. Tammy Duckworth of IL, whose pregnancy this year prompted Congress to change its rules about allowing babies and breast-feeding in the chamber. Ardern's Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull told ABC Radio he was "really thrilled", while New Zealand opposition leader Simon Bridges offered ... (more...)
Trump to sign decree to end migrant family separations
- June 22, 2018

Now, Trump says he will sign something to end the separation policy - though it's unclear whether housing families in detention centers will meet the standards for how children are supposed to be housed. And it didn't do much for the teeming outrage over the issue. Unfortunately, the Trump administration is clearly trying to use the separation of families as leverage to get Congress to approve more sweeping immigration legislation. (more...)
Jamaican father of slain rapper XXXTentacion speaks out Jamaican father of slain rapper XXXTentacion speaks out
- June 22, 2018

Williams was arrested Wednesday (June 20) evening and charged with first degree murder , as well as violating probation for a prior charge related to vehicle theft and driving without a valid license. Following XXXTentacion's death, an old video has been circulated of the rapper saying that he was still alive and that his apparent "death" was part of a music video. (more...)
Trust in US falls to lowest level: Australian think tank Trust in US falls to lowest level: Australian think tank
- June 22, 2018

Britain's Theresa May, Japan's Shinzo Abe, Malcolm Turnbull and France's Emmanuel Macron have at least double Mr Trump's 30 per cent trust score. The Lowy Institute's director of research, Alex Oliver, says these findings suggest there is a difference in views between opinion "elites" in media, security and government and everyday Australians, who tend to have a far more pragmatic view of China. (more...)

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