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Seismic activity increases at Kilauea volcano summit

Seismic activity increases at Kilauea volcano summit

Areas downwind, including Volcano and Ka'u, will be affected by ash. 'Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports that the eruption activity continues at Fissure 8 in the lower East Rift Zone, ' the ag...

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New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern enters hospital to give birth

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern enters hospital to give birth

The birth has been highly anticipated in the South Pacific nation of almost five million people. Ardern's office confirmed she had arrived at the hospital with partner Clarke Gayford. Ms Ardern assu...

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Kathy Griffin Slams Melania Trump Over Immigration Controversy, Faces Backlash Again

Kathy Griffin Slams Melania Trump Over Immigration Controversy, Faces Backlash Again

Trump hates to see children separated from their families & hopes both sides of the aisle can finally come together to achieve successful immigration reform". you feckless complicit piece of shit". ...

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Duke alum Stephen Miller 'instrumental' in Trump's policy to separate migrant families

Duke alum Stephen Miller 'instrumental' in Trump's policy to separate migrant families

The issue is that Davis interviewed Miller a few weeks ago for a big story about the topic, but hadn't discussed the other ways the audio could be used. According reports , White House policy ad...

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U.S. policy on migrant kids 'unconscionable': United Nations rights chief

U.S. policy on migrant kids 'unconscionable': United Nations rights chief

The Rev. William Lawrence told the United Methodist News Service that anyone in the church can bring a charge against anyone else. The charging documents were sent to Sessions' home pastor and dis...

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Nikki Haley Pummels UN Human Rights Council - Katie Pavlich

Nikki Haley Pummels UN Human Rights Council - Katie Pavlich

Asked about criticism of China's human rights record from the U.S., Shuang said the U.S. overlooked facts and noted that China had made significant progress on human rights, Reuters reported . The pr...

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Israel strikes Hamas after heavy rocket attacks from Gaza

Israel strikes Hamas after heavy rocket attacks from Gaza

The Iron Dome anti-missile shield intercepted seven rockets, officials said. Read the full story . Residents reportedly said two Hamas security men were slightly injured. On Thursday, Hamas thr...

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One Minute Weather: More tropical downpours could flood streets today

One Minute Weather: More tropical downpours could flood streets today

Overnight lows will be in the mid 70s. Temperatures will be a tad cooler as well and are expected to be in the mid-80s to low 90s. The disorganized system moving northwest in the Gulf towards the Texa...

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Trump to sign executive order ending family separations of border crossers

Trump to sign executive order ending family separations of border crossers

Trump , Vice President Mike Pence spoke publicly on the issue for the first time at the meeting, ultimately echoing Mr. Trump's call for Congress to address family separation by a more permanent...

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Trump’s Big Immigration Meeting With House Republicans Fixed Yesterday’s Problems, Not Today’s

That left members grasping for a happy message of unity afterwards - especially since Trump has been known to change his mind and publicly attack congressional Republicans over legislation. After crit...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok escorted from Washington building amid conduct probe

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok escorted from Washington building amid conduct probe

The FBI agent who was removed from the special counsel investigation for sending anti-Trump texts was escorted from the FBI building Friday and effectively relieved of work responsibilities - though...

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Israel responds to explosive kites with Gaza strikes

Israel responds to explosive kites with Gaza strikes

Around two million people live in Gaza , majority the stateless descendants of refugees from what is now Israel . Faced with worldwide censure over its use of live fire in the fence protests, Isr...

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At-risk Republicans separate themselves from Trump's border policy

At-risk Republicans separate themselves from Trump's border policy

Many who set out on the trek from the troubled region claim they face mortal threats because of extortion, rape, murder and forced recruitment into gangs that target vulnerable communities. She said...

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Roger Stone's and Michael Caputo's damningly false denials of contact with Russians

Roger Stone's and Michael Caputo's damningly false denials of contact with Russians

Roger Stone arrives to testify behind closed-doors as part of the House Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, on Capitol Hill Sept. "It led to no informati...

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Trump Stands Firm on Immigration Policy, Sees It as Midterm Winner

More than 1,100 people were inside the large, dark facility, which is divided into separate wings for unaccompanied children, adults on their own, and mothers and fathers with children. "(But) I have ...

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Maddow breaks down on-air while describing 'tender age' migrant shelters

Maddow breaks down on-air while describing 'tender age' migrant shelters

An American journalist has broken down in tears on live television as she tried to read news of the forced separation of migrant families at the US-Mexico border. Lawyers and medical providers who hav...

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630 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean disembark in Spain

630 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean disembark in Spain

The Aquarius itself, the rescue ship chartered by a French NGO which has been at the centre of the crisis, pulled into port some four hours later under a clear blue sky at the port in southeastern ...

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Afghans 'tired of war', say exhausted peace marchers in Kabul

Afghans 'tired of war', say exhausted peace marchers in Kabul

But festivities were interrupted by two bomb attacks in Jalalabad. He also asked the Taliban to extend their three-day ceasefire, which is due to end on Sunday, and begin peace talks. The ceasefire ...

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Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

House Speaker Paul Ryan, previewing the President's visit to Capitol Hill, also said Monday that Trump does in fact back the bill . "Those are the only two options: Totally open borders or cri...

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Attorneys General to Trump: Stop Separating Migrant Families

Attorneys General to Trump: Stop Separating Migrant Families

The result is that those parents are detained and separated from their children, which Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has herself acknowledged . It is unacceptable beyond all measures. ...

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Cruz, Cornyn Planning Bills To Keep Illegal Immigrant Families Together

Cruz, Cornyn Planning Bills To Keep Illegal Immigrant Families Together

Led by Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke and former El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar, protesters convened at the border crossing from Mexico and marched along a road near the Tornillo facility. "The ...

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Ivanka tells Trump the coverage of family separation immigration 'looks bad'

Ivanka tells Trump the coverage of family separation immigration 'looks bad'

Former First Lady Laura Bush meanwhile wrote in a Washington Post op-ed that the tactics were "immoral" and evoked Japanese-American internment camps during the Second World War. "People are not g...

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Pro-EU lawmaker in Britain's Conservative party: 'We could collapse government' #Brexit

Pro-EU lawmaker in Britain's Conservative party: 'We could collapse government' #Brexit

The Guardian newspaper in London quoted Grieve Tuesday as saying one of the reasons he supported a House of Lords amendment was "precisely to avoid a situation where the government would immediately...

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Lewandowski mocks migrant girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

Lewandowski mocks migrant girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

While Democratic strategist Zac Petkanas was discussing his views on the family separation policy that has been making headlines as of late, he brought up the aforementioned 10-year-old girl and Lew...

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India hits back at the USA with tariffs

India hits back at the USA with tariffs

India has notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the revised list including almonds, apples, phosphoric acid and motorcycles with engine capacity of more than 800 cc (including Harley Davidso...

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Governors rule imposed in Indian-occupied Kashmir

Governors rule imposed in Indian-occupied Kashmir

Sena won't join any alliance just for the sake of power. "Kashmir is not an enemy territory". "We pushed for a policy of reconciliation and convinced them (Centre) to grant amnesty to 11,000 youth b...

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Banned Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup

Banned Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup

Federation Internationale de Football Association said it had no comment to make on Blatter's trip. Blatter served as FIFA president from 1998 till 2015 but stepped down in June 2015 amid a massiv...

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Schumer says he told Trump to impose China tariffs 3 weeks ago

Schumer says he told Trump to impose China tariffs 3 weeks ago

The tariffs will still target autos, including those imported by General Motors Co and Volvo, owned by China's Geely Automobile Holdings, and electric cars. Beijing and Washington had held three roun...

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White House Sees an Edge in Trade Dispute With China

White House Sees an Edge in Trade Dispute With China

With the sell-off, the Dow has wiped out all its gains for the year. This situation is no longer sustainable. The S&P 500 posted seven new 52-week highs and five new lows; the Nasdaq Composite rec...

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Fatal Dreamworld ride had previous malfunctions, inquest hears

Fatal Dreamworld ride had previous malfunctions, inquest hears

A coronial inquest heard a worker at the theme park sent an email saying: " I shudder when I think if there had been guests on the ride " after an incident in 2001. The four ride passengers were kille...

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South Texas Deputy Arrested on Allegation of Child Sexual Assault

South Texas Deputy Arrested on Allegation of Child Sexual Assault

Nunez has been placed on administrative leave, during which 10 days are paid, Salazar said . Salazar said investigators believe the girl had been assaulted multiple times over the course of several...

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Legalized Weed Just Months Away After Bill C-45 Officially Passes

Legalized Weed Just Months Away After Bill C-45 Officially Passes

The leg had been tossed back and forth between the House and the Senate over a series of amendments, including an attempt to allow provinces to ban home growing, although that had failed.Quebec and Ma...

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Three reasons to (cautiously) celebrate Supreme Court on gerrymandering

Three reasons to (cautiously) celebrate Supreme Court on gerrymandering

In 2012 the party won less than half the vote for the Assembly but still got more than 60 percent of the seats. On Monday, however, the Supreme Court - on narrow, technical grounds - punted on two...

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Trump huddles with Republicans as backlash over family separations intensifies

Trump huddles with Republicans as backlash over family separations intensifies

There is no law mandating the separation of children and parents at the border. President Trump met with House Republicans to discuss immigration policy this afternoon in an atmosphere tha...

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UK Home Office returns epileptic boy's medicinal cannabis oil

UK Home Office returns epileptic boy's medicinal cannabis oil

He began the treatment in the United States legally two years ago. On Monday, Caldwell, 50, from Castlederg, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, flew with the boy and a six-month supply of the medication u...

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Today in Trump's Prison Camps for Children: White House Ignores Their Cries

The zero-tolerance policy separates families by prosecuting parents and other border-crossers for entering the United States without authorization. He will travel to Capitol Hill as Democrats hurl c...

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United States 'to announce withdrawal from UN human rights council'

United States 'to announce withdrawal from UN human rights council'

Instead, the U.S. State Dept.is making the historic move to protest what it calls is the Council's anti-Israel bias . She has also called for ways to expel members of the council that have poor hum...

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Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests

Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests

Protestors also hurled stones and bottles at policemen in front of the parliament. Greek Prime Minister Tsipras called the agreement "patriotic", and one that "respects the fundamental values of b...

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Trump threatens China with new $200 billion tariffs, China vows to retaliate

Trump threatens China with new $200 billion tariffs, China vows to retaliate

Derek Scissors, a China scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington think tank, said that means China will soon run out of imports of USA goods on which to impose retaliatory tariffs....

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Pentagon cancels Freedom Guardian military drill with South Korea

Pentagon cancels Freedom Guardian military drill with South Korea

Trump also said that halting the drills is reasonable as they are "tremendously expensive" and " provocative " in an announcement that took Washington's security allies in Asia and some USA de...

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