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President Appoints Four (4) New Supreme Court Judges

Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett of IN; U.S. Appeals Court Judge Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania; U.S. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh of Maryland, who formerly clerked for Kennedy; U.S. Trump's list . Earlier in the week, he spoke with seve...

Trump Rallies Montana: The Democrats Want Anarchy...So Get Your A

He again referred to Warren of MA as "Pocahontas" to ridicule her claims of Native American ancestry. "I'm going to get one of those little kits and in the middle of the debate, when she proclaims she's of Indian heritage - because her mother sa...

How an Alaska Senator Could Make or Break Trump's Supreme Court Plans

However, the senator later said she would be looking to precedent in her vote on Supreme Court nominees, suggesting Roe v. Wade would have an impact on her decision. The group received support on Twitter last week from 2016 Democratic presidentia...

Maryland newspaper shooter identified as Jarrod Ramos, police say

Ramos filed a failed lawsuit against the paper in 2012, alleging the newspaper, a columnist and an editor defamed him in the article about his conviction in a criminal harassment case in 2011. Phil Davis , a Capital Gazette crime reporter, recoun...

North Korea Mulls Ways To 'Conceal' Nuclear Weapons From U.S

Addressing a shooting that occurred at a Maryland newspaper, Trump on Friday said, "Journalists like all Americans should be free from the fear of being violently attacked while doing their jobs". The lone weapons facility that has been acknowledged ...

Federal judge orders reunification of separated immigrant families

It's the first legal challenge by states over the practice. "The administration's practice of separating families is cruel, plain and simple", New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said in a statement. Sanchez with the nonprofit Southwest Key...

Families Belong Together March & Local Events, Saturday, June 30

More than 700 planned marches are expected to draw hundreds of thousands of people across the country, from immigrant-friendly cities like Los Angeles and NY to conservative Appalachia and Wyoming under the banner Families Belong Together .

Melania Trump returns to border state amid separation outcry

This time, she was wearing simple white pants with a thin black track stripe running halfway up the side, a black boat neck top with a 3/4 sleeve (how Audrey Hepburn of her), and black flats. "This facility is about two hours away from the actual USA...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Millennial beats veteran Democrat

In a viral campaign video , Ocasio-Cortez showed off the upbringing that shaped her self-described "democratic-socialist" views: She believes in Medicare for all, an end mass incarceration and the war on drugs and abolishing Immigration and Customs...

Democrats hoping to flip House not just trash-talking Trump

The US House of Representatives on Thursday defeated a Republican bill created to significantly reduce visas for legal immigration and to temporarily protect illegal "Dreamer" youths from deportation, but not offer them a path to permanent legal re...

First lady's 'don't care' jacket is a gift to memers online

Mrs Trump changed into a pale yellow jacket before the plane landed in McAllen, Texas , for a visit to the Upbring New Hope Children's Centre, which houses 55 migrant children . However, his policy of criminally prosecuting illegal border-cross...

Iran lists demands for improving relations with US

Abbas Araghchi, Iran's deputy foreign minister, was speaking in Vienna following talks convened at Tehran's request with the remaining parties to the deal - China, Russia, France, the United Kingdom and Germany. Zarif presented a short list of the ri...

Juncker gets Gaelic games jersey reflecting European unity as Ireland souvenir

Earlier today, Barnier stated that the EU has advanced on "some separation issues" for which European businesses need certainty - such as customs, Value-Added Tax and certificates for goods. In a joint statement, the Scottish and Welsh leaders said q...

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Nothing in the executive order stops the government from releasing the whole family, Reid says, but under Attorney General Jeff Sessions' zero-tolerance policy, which states that the US will prosecute all who cross the border illegally, releasing...

Supreme Court delays judgments on two partisan gerrymandering cases

Roscoe Bartlett, who had been reelected in 2010 by a 28-percentage-point margin, but lost to a Democrat in the redrawn district in 2012 by 21 points. It is still possible, based on this ruling , that individuals can sue to have their own distric...

Nations defend U.N. rights council after US pullout

Washington's withdrawal is the latest United States rejection of multilateral engagement after it pulled out of the Paris climate agreement and the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. - in particular, the council's relentless focus on Israeli policies toward t...

Susan Rice: Kim Achieved More Than Trump in Summit

It is a decision that will no doubt please Kim, as North Korea has long denounced the exercise as a provocation and rehearsal to invade the North. "The potential comprehensive trade war will make the cooperation between China and U.S.in North...

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Border policy fuels backlash against Trump

Trump hates to see children separated from their families and hopes both sides of the aisle can finally come together to achieve successful immigration reform", communications director, Stephanie Grisham , explained to CNN . Melania Trump release...

Comey says he Disagrees with Inspector General Report

That probe includes a look at whether Trump himself tried to obstruct justice by firing Comey. "The IG Report is a total disaster for Comey, his minions and sadly, the FBI", Trump tweeted earlier. But Comey and the Federal Bureau of Investigati...

Migrant ship row escalates as Italy stands firm

Grandi applauded Spain for agreeing to take the ship but noted that Italy had borne the greatest burden of migrants arriving from Libya over the past few years. On Wednesday, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz hailed the hardline stance on immigrat...

Korea hints at suspending military drills with US

Adding that it is important to keep a healthy skepticism towards North Korea's intentions, the expert said perhaps there were too high expectations on President Trump's deal-making skills. U Sung Tak, 79, said the future was looking "bright" becaus...

North Korea's hacking fails to make summit talking points:The Asahi Shimbun

Trump said president Barack Obama told him before he took office that the " most unsafe problem" for the United States was North Korea's nuclear weapons program. I want to have a good relationship with many other countries. Gen. Kim Do-gyu...

Migrants remain at sea as Italy-Malta standoff intensifies

The row has triggered worldwide concern about the migrants' plight. Salvini said Malta should accept the vessel. "It is our obligation to avoid a human catastrophe and offer a safe haven to these people, fulfilling that way the obligations of wor...

Minor explosion at Hawaii volcano spews more ash into the air

A small explosion at the summit of Hawaii's erupting Kilauea Volcano on Sunday sent ash spewing into the air, creating a driving hazard for roads on parts of the Big Island, the US Geological Survey said. Scientists said a new lava delta has grown ...

Plan to split California into 3 states eligible for November ballot

According to the Los Angeles Times, the proposal officially earned a spot on the state's ballot this November. Draper's plan calls for three new entities - Northern California , California and Southern California - which would roughly d...

Final preparations for US-N.Korean summit

Seoul says improved inter-Korean relations are important because North Korea wouldn't be willing to give up its nuclear weapons unless it feels its security has been assured. This has included backing away from an original demand for North Korea's ...

Women dominate in Va. Democratic House primaries

In the statewide race, Republicans will decide who they want to go head-to-head with current Democratic U.S. Senator Time Kaine in November. Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak is running as a centrist, along with the backing of former Senate Maj...

European Union backs Canadian leader Trudeau after Trump's sharp words

The comments, made after Trump had left to go to Singapore for his much-anticipated meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , infuriated the USA president . Big trade barriers against USA farmers, and other businesses, will finally be broken...

Putin Celebrates Trump's Call For Russia's G7 Return

In early April, Kremlin aide Vladimir Ushakov said Trump had proposed a meeting with Putin during a telephone call . Since the two presidents' conversation in March, relations between Moscow and the West have worsened, particularly after the pois...

Top Republicans break with Trump over FBI confidential source

After reviewing highly classified information last week, Republican Representative Trey Gowdy , chairman of the House Government Oversight Committee, dismissed the assertion that U.S. But three top Republicans who attended classified briefings on th...

Abortion debate: Corbyn says Westminster has human rights responsibilities

Jeremy Corbyn hit out at the DUP after it insisted Westminster should not meddle with Northern Ireland's abortion law. Currently, the Abortion Act 1967 does not apply in Northern Ireland, where abortion is legal only to preserve the life of the mot...

Crocodile jumps from Ethiopian lake and kills pastor during mass baptism

Local resident Ketema Kairo told the BBC's Amharic-language service that the Sunday afternoon ceremony had just begun when the incident occurred. Reports say it was likely a Nile crocodile that killed the pastor, as the species is thought to be r...

House, senate and governor races set as 8 states cast primary ballots

Now, she faces a primary challenge from Rich Hobson - who managed Roy Moore's controversial and failed Senate campaign last fall - and her predecessor, former Democratic Rep. Better news for Democrats: They appear nearly certain to get a candidat...

South Korea doubles assistance to PH to $1 billion, Dominguez says

Amid the roar of the crowd, Duterte asked if the woman was married and if her husband was around. "Are you single? You're not separated from [your husband]? It's just for fun, a gimmick", he told the cheering throng. When Duterte was a mayor in Dav...

China warns U.S. trade deals off if tariffs go ahead

The warning came after delegations led by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and China's top economic official Vice Premiere Liu He wrapped up a meeting on Beijing's pledge to narrow its trade surplus. China's delegation included central bank go...

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Doctors shocked to find bees living under woman's eyelid

A Taiwan woman suffering from a swollen eye went to a hospital where doctors found four minuscule bees living under her eyelid. And if you thought "living off her tears" soun...

No transaction with Venezuela until we’re sure of who is president

The UN should admit a representative of Juan Guaido's Venezuela government in place of the envoy appointed by Nicolas Maduro , US Vice President Mike Pence told global repres...

Japanese F-35 fighter jet missing off northern Japan coast

A Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-35A fighter jet has gone missing off the coast of northern Japan, with a search mission now underway. "We recovered the wreckage and determined i...

Secret Service Director to Leave Trump Administration, Sources Say

On Friday, after announcing the withdrawal of Vitiello's nomination, Trump told reporters : "Ron's a good man, but we're going in a tougher direction". "Very happy with them". ...

Head of US Department of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen has resigned

Kevin McAleenan , commissioner of Customs and Border Protection, will become acting secretary pending confirmation of Nielsen's successor, Trump said . She proposed an alternativ...

Kirstjen Nielsen, Department of Homeland Security Secretary, is resigning from her position

Nielsen has faced criticism over the previous year , and has been a subject of recent critical segments from Fox News Channel's Lou Dobbs regarding her actions or, as some see it, ...

Trump's "new" border wall section in California dates to Obama administration

Congress passed a resolution to terminate Trump's border emergency declaration, but the president signed his first-ever veto to overturn the legislation. The remarks, following ...

Tripoli launches operation to push back Haftar

Haftar ordered his Libyan National Army (LNA) to advance on Tripoli on Thursday, following years of rivalry with the UN-recognized government. "Fighting is still ongoing on in Qa...

Pence, Pompeo warn Turkey, as do US Congressmen

Washington has sought to persuade Turkey to purchase the Patriot defense system, instead of S-400s. Meanwhile, Turkey plans to purchase 100 F-35 fighter jets from the U.S. The po...

Trump Admin Steps Up Threats to Shut Down Mexico Border

Dairy Export Council, said in a statement that closing the border "would be a gut punch that could set the industry back by a decade or two". It's something that would impact nea...

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Whistleblower: Trump White House reversed security clearance denials

Whistleblower: Trump White House reversed security clearance denials

We had already seen outrage over President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner getting a security clearance despite concerns, but Newbold said that there were actually at l...

Welch: Trump health care turnaround blindsided GOP

Welch: Trump health care turnaround blindsided GOP

Trump made the surprise decision to talk up health legislation last week immediately after the release of a summary of Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, and is encouragin...

Early election talk grows as Brexit supporters accuse British MPs of betrayal

Early election talk grows as Brexit supporters accuse British MPs of betrayal

Ms. May had been hoping that her decision to hold a vote only on the 600-page withdrawal agreement, which is one part of her overall Brexit deal, would have been enough to sway c...

Two Palestinian teenagers killed in clashes, but Israel praises Hamas 'restraint'

Two Palestinian teenagers killed in clashes, but Israel praises Hamas 'restraint'

Amid a festive atmosphere, tens of thousands of Palestinians gathered in Gaza along the boundary fence with Israel on Saturday to mark the first anniversary of the Great Mar...

Boeing yet to agree to cancelation of 737 MAX 8 order: Garuda

Boeing yet to agree to cancelation of 737 MAX 8 order: Garuda

Investigators into the Boeing 737 crash which killed 157 people have reached an early conclusion that an anti-stall system was activated before the passenger plane hit the group....