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Pres. Trump holds rally in Duluth

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During the hour-long event, Trump also praised North Korean leader Kim Jung Un and lashed out against Democrats and Republican Sen. "Today, I signed an executive order", he said. "We had a great meeting". At another point, his stream-of-consciousness riffing led him to this nugget about his perceived enemies: "They always call the other side 'the elites.' Why are they the elite?" He predicted that "Chairman Kim will turn that country into a great, successful country". Read More »

Salvini: Malta must take in ‘outlaw’ migrant vessel

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The dynamic is similar to the standoff over the Aquarius , operated by French aid groups, which eventually sailed an additional 900 miles last week to deliver 630 migrants to Spain after both Malta and Italy refused to let the rescue ship access their ports. Read More »

Uber Driver Was Reportedly Watching ‘The Voice’ On Hulu Before Fatal Crash

The Arizona Republic is reporting that the driver was watching " The Voice ", a television musical talent show. She stopped watching at 9:59 pm, which the report says "coincides with the approximate time of the collision". Police determined that Vasquez's eyes were off the road for 3.67 miles of the 11.8 total miles driven, or about 31 percent of the time. Bill Montgomery's office then asked Yavapai County Attorney's Office to take over, citing a prior relationship with Uber on a ... Read More »

Jharkhand gang rape: 3-member NCW team to visit Khunti

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The group, who worked for Christian organisation Asha Kiran , were raising awareness of human trafficking by performing a play in the village, Jharkhand State on Tuesday, before armed men on motorcycles threatened them. Jharkhand has been in the spotlight in particular after three teenagers were raped and burnt alive in separate incidents last month. The suspect's whereabouts are unknown, so authorities announced a reward of 50,000 rupees ($737) for whoever helps locate him. Read More »

Pentagon To House 20,000 Migrant Children On Military Bases

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Sen. Jack Reed (R.I.) and Rep. Adam Smith (Wash.), the top Democrats on the Senate and House Armed Services committees, wrote a letter to Mattis on Wednesday requesting assurances that members of Congress would have access to any migrant facility established on a military base. Read More »

Mexico Condemns 'inhuman' US Separation of Migrant Families

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On Tuesday, the Minister had expressed Mexico's "emphatic condemnation" of the U.S. border policy, calling it " cruel and inhumane ". The "zero-tolerance" policy has overwhelmed the federal government with caring for the new influx of children, who are often much younger than the teen immigrants who have typically been traveling alone to the U.S. Read More »

May wins crucial Brexit bill vote in nail-biting finale

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But the battle over the European Union withdrawal bill, her Brexit blueprint, may be a taste of things to come. There were dramatic scenes at Westminster on Wednesday as MPs were told shortly before the key vote of the final concession to pro-EU rebels. Read More »

Trump says would back both House immigration bills as separation crisis grows

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Two people close to Nielsen said she was the driving force behind the turnabout that led to the new order keeping families together. Trump continued to blame opposition Democrats and the media for the crisis on the southern U.S. Anne Heaney, 74, a retired teacher, held a sign that read, "Children do not belong in cages". The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their ... Read More »

British PM Theresa May calls US images of migrant children 'deeply disturbing'

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She rebuked him previous year after he retweeted videos from a far-right group, and has also said he was wrong to criticise London mayor Sadiq Khan after the London Bridge attack last June. "He has quit the UN Human Rights Council, praised [North Korean leader] Kim Jong-un's treatment of his own people, and turned away Muslims", Shuker added. Read More »

In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family separation

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The Republican-controlled Congress is under pressure to change the policy, following widespread condemnation. But the president says it is necessary to stop illegal border crossings. The policy had led to a spike in family separations in recent weeks, with more than 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border from May 5 through June 9, according to Homeland Security. Read More »

Viral Video Shows Priest Slapping Baby During Baptism

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The ceremony, which is taking place in French , appears to show the child getting more distressed and seemingly annoying the priest. The priest, by now visibly annoyed, then holds the baby's face in his hands, looks it in the eyes and slaps it hard on the cheek with his left hand. Read More »

Associated Press President Trump signs executive order to end family separation policy

That would allow families to remain together, but could also mean that the kids would be kept in custody far longer than they can be held now. Mr. Trump also announced that he will be cancelling the congressional picnic Thursday, saying that it "didn't feel right" to host the gathering while lawmakers and the administration work towards a solution on immigraiton. Read More »

Photo Revealed Of XXXTentacion's Arrested Murder Suspect

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Broward County officials tell us the investigation into the death of XXXTentacion is still active. Rapper Big Sean said on Twitter once news of the death spread that he was mourning Onfroy even though they weren't friends. This included beating other children at school just so she would talk with him. In 2016, he was arrested on charges including home invasion for a 2015 incident, and less than a month later was jailed on charges that he attacked his girlfriend, who was pregnant at the ... Read More »

Beijing's coded message of support for denuclearisation

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The detailed negotiations have not begun", Mattis said , according to the British Telegraph , which cited the Yonhap news agency. Trump declared the threat of a nuclear North Korea had ended June 13, following his summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . Read More »

What Was Melania Trump Doing at the Border?

The images of Melania Trump sporting the olive green khaki jacket as she boarded a flight to McAllen, Texas - which immediately went viral - surfaced as the White House struggled to calm global anger over the practice of splitting migrant children from their parents. Read More »

Trump calls House legislation on immigration a 'waste'

Anxious about a twin rejection on the same day, Republican leaders decided on a cooling-off period. "I think the intention was to change things". Trump signed the executive order following widespread protests against the move of his administration to separate children from their parents who illegally enter the country. Read More »

Suspect Arrested in Murder of XXXTentacion

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Detectives say they are still looking for additional suspects, the sheriff's office said . He said he used violence so she would engage with him. The 20-year-old was in his auto leaving a motorcycle dealer when two armed suspects approached the rapper and at least one fired shots , according to the Broward Sheriff Department . Read More »

Trump Holds Rally in Duluth

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Rep. Andy Harris, Maryland Republican, blamed Democrats, saying they should have been willing to vote for a bill that will legalize more than 1 million illegal immigrants. I hate to bring this up. "Why are none of them going to vote for something they've asked this president for for a year and a half?" he said. Trump is promoting his approach to trade as he meets with representatives from the mining industry and local leaders Wednesday at Duluth Cargo Connect. Read More »

French President Scolds Teenager Who Called Him By Nickname

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For good measure, Macron also told him off for humming socialist anthem The Internationale rather than the French national anthem, the Marseillaise . OK?" Macron visited Fort Mont-Valérien near Paris on Monday for the 78th anniversary of late French General Charles de Gaulle's resistance call, where hundreds of French Resistance members were executed during World War II . Read More »

Police Make Arrest In XXXTentacion Murder

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Broward Sheriff's Office said 22-year-old Dedrick Devonshay Williams, of Pompano Beach, was arrested shortly before 7pm on Wednesday. He was booked on charges of first-degree murder and operating a vehicle without a license, in addition to a probation violation. Read More »

Trump Directs Administration To Reunite Children Separated From Parents

The action came after a firestorm of protest from administration opponents and allies, reacting to pictures and sounds of young children traumatized by their separation from their parents at the hands of US authorities. "We will be going through Congress". Central American asylum seekers wait as U.S. Border Patrol agents take them into custody on June 12 near McAllen, Tex. Read More »

North Korea's Kim hails 'unity' with China in new visit

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During their meeting at the Great Hall of the People yesterday, Mr Xi told Mr Kim he was pleased with the positive results of Mr Kim's summit with Mr Trump in Singapore, including reaching a consensus on denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula . Read More »

Hamas suppresses anti-division protest in Gaza

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The Army's targets were two military camps and one ammunition factory, reports Efe news. In recent weeks, Palestinians have sent kites dangling coal embers or burning rags across the Gaza border. Flying and releasing kites and balloons is part of the ongoing Palestinian "Great March of Return" mass rally against Israel's 12-year crippling blockade, which started on March 30, and is held every Friday in five separate locations in eastern Gaza. Read More »

Koko the gorilla dies in Woodside

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Francine "Penny" Patterson and Dr. Ronald Cohn moved Koko , a second gorilla named Michael and the project to Stanford University and went on to establish The Gorilla Foundation . "She was beloved and wil be deeply missed". Williams, another San Francisco Bay area legend, met Koko in 2001 and called it a "mind-altering experience". Read More »

Time Magazine Lays Child Migrant Crisis At President Trump’s Feet

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Driving home the point: the image of Trump they chose for the face-off is one that seems to display the callous indifference that he and his supporters have shown thus far in the debate. According to TIME , the image will be the July 2, 2018 cover of the magazine. The Trump administration's so-called "zero tolerance" policy has resulted in many people being taken into federal custody immediately after crossing the border. Read More »

Koko The Famous Sign Language Gorilla Dead At 46

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She was said to have understood some 2,000 words of spoken English. "She was beloved and wil be deeply missed". She was featured in National Geographic twice, and was the magazine's cover girl in 1978. Born at the San Francisco Zoo, the almost 300-pound gentle ape began learning sign language as a baby in 1974 by Dr. Francine "Penny" Patterson as part of a Stanford University project. Read More »

Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

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That's what he did on Wednesday. The person said the secretary believes there is little certainty that Congress will act to fix the separation issue that has been dominating news coverage and she is trying to find a solution. One official said it was the Justice Department that generated the legal strategy that is codified in the working executive order, and disputed the notion that Homeland Security was involved in drawing up the document. Read More »

Thousands celebrate solstice at Stonehenge

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What is the summer solstice? The Earth is actually the furthest it gets from the sun all year a couple of weeks after the northern hemisphere's summer solstice , on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 12:46 p.m. Today, June 21, is summer solstice and in the United Kingdom, the exact time of the solstice is 11.07am. On this day, the sun is completely perpendicular to cancer (23.5 degrees north) and the opposite occurs in the southern hemisphere, where the length of the day is shorter and the night is ... Read More »