Trump Signs Order to End Family Separation Policy

Trump told House Republicans on Tuesday night he would support either of the immigration bills under consideration but did not give a preference. "They regress developmentally, where they may have been verbal but now they can no longer talk". More..

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Thousands celebrate solstice at Stonehenge
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thousands celebrate solstice at Stonehenge

When is the 2018 summer solstice? People photograph the sun as it breaks the horizon and shines through the stones at Stonehenge onto crowds of people as they celebrate the dawn of the longest day in th...More..

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey

The source concluded its statement by saying that Syria calls on the global community to condemn the USA and Turkish aggressive behavior, which constitutes a flagrant violation of the purposes and principles of...More..

Former Israeli Cabinet Minister Charged With Spying for Iran
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Former Israeli Cabinet Minister Charged With Spying for Iran

The indictment was authorized by the Attorney General and the State Attorney. Segev allegedly met with Iranian intelligence agents several more times in different locations around the world, it added. A gag o...More..

Donald Trump signs order to end family separations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Donald Trump signs order to end family separations

Trump's executive order will continue his "zero tolerance" policy of criminally prosecuting all adults caught crossing the border illegally and will now seek to keep families together instead of separating ...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

President Trump signs executive order stopping family separations at border

The House is to vote later this week on two bills that address broader immigration issues to protect young immigrant "Dreamers", who have been living in the US illegally since childhood, from deportation and ...More..

New Zealand's Prime Minister arrives at hospital to give birth
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Zealand's Prime Minister arrives at hospital to give birth

It has been confirmed earlier that Ms Ardern had gone into labour this morning with her and partner Clarke Gayford's first child. Ardern has said that she will have six weeks maternity leave before heading ba...More..

Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems

Several residents have reported symptoms such as itchy throats and watery eyes and noses in response to the affected air quality, KMGB reports. Lava from the fissure continues to flow to ocean at Kapoho, with r...More..

Dreamworld inquest: Ride broke down several times before fatal accident
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dreamworld inquest: Ride broke down several times before fatal accident

A second overflow court room, with a live feed of proceedings, will be set up due to the large amount of media, family and lawyers. Earlier , Det Sgt Brown told the inquest the pump failed at 11.50am and the...More..

Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's Lake Toba
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia's Lake Toba

Indonesian search and rescue team on the boat search for a ferry carrying about 80 passengers which sank on Monday, in Toba lake, North Sumatera, Indonesia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. A mobile phone video released...More..

Haley blasts rights groups for undermining US
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Haley blasts rights groups for undermining US

The decision comes days after the United Nations criticized the Trump Administration for separating migrant children from their parents at the U.S./Mexico border in Texas. President Trump speaks at the White Ho...More..

Militants' rockets, Israeli air strikes heat up Gaza border
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Militants' rockets, Israeli air strikes heat up Gaza border

Israeli jets have hit militant positions in Gaza after Palestinians fired rockets and mortars into Israeli territory, the country's military said. A graphic distributed by the military showed 21 impact sites ...More..

18 - Rob's Monday (Tropical Moisture flow) Morning Forecast
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

18 - Rob's Monday (Tropical Moisture flow) Morning Forecast

In the Atlantic Basin, there still is a weak disturbance in the western Gulf of Mexico. Orlandoans will begin their workweek with only a slight chance of rain Monday, according to the National Weather Servic...More..

President Trump signs executive action ending family separation of children at border
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

President Trump signs executive action ending family separation of children at border

Republicans' unwillingness to pressure Trump to end the family separation policy (only 13 Republican senators have called on the administration to do so while legislation gets hashed out) leaves more and ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Illinois Republicans in Congress break from Trump over border children

It's a policy Trump announced in April that went into effect in May. DHS has rejected claims that it has a blanket policy to separate families at the border, stating Monday that it will separate adults an...More..

FBI's Peter Strzok Agrees to Appear Before Lawmakers
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

FBI's Peter Strzok Agrees to Appear Before Lawmakers

Strzok, deputy head of counterintelligence at the FBI , was reassigned from the Robert Mueller investigation into alleged election collusion with Russian Federation after it was learned he exchanged anti-Tru...More..

Israel targets Hamas positions after Gaza shelling
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Israel targets Hamas positions after Gaza shelling

At least 125 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli troops during mass demonstrations along the Gaza border since March 30. US Ambassador to Israel David M. The protests have called for the right of ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Children Separated From Parents At Us Border Sob, Wail Desperately

That means an average of about 65 children per day were separated from their parents under the zero-tolerance initiative that Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen ...More..

Trump associate met with Russian
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump associate met with Russian

President Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said Sunday the president likely didn't know of Trump campaign associate Roger Stone's meeting with a Russian national ahead of the 2016 election. "In multiple respects...More..

Blatter to defy FIFA ban to attend World Cup, meet Putin
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Blatter to defy FIFA ban to attend World Cup, meet Putin

A CNBC report in April 17 noted that a number of long-term and high-profile sponsors and partners had chosen not to prolong their association with FIFA following the corruption charges levied against football...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Madeleine Albright slams Trump over immigration

Heartbreaking cries of youngsters calling for their parents in tears can be heard on the tape, reportedly released by a whistleblower at one of the border camps. The more conservative bill , moved by judiciary...More..

Maddow Chokes Up Reporting on 'Tender Age' Shelters
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Maddow Chokes Up Reporting on 'Tender Age' Shelters

As her show was coming to an end Tuesday night MSNBC's Rachel Maddow was handed breaking news , a report from the Associated Press on the immigrant crisis at the US southern border. " Ugh, I'm sorry. If ...More..

Exhausted peace marchers arrive in Afghan capital saying 'everyone's tired of war'
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Exhausted peace marchers arrive in Afghan capital saying 'everyone's tired of war'

Some Taliban seen taking selfies w‎ith Afghan government forces and officials had been warned, the Taliban official said. Local media say the Islamic State group, which is a rival to the Taliban, is behind on...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump Repeats False Claim on Dems, Family Separation

Trump also repeated his claim that out-of-date laws are responsible for the separations of families, which are branded cruel and inhumane by politicians, religious leaders and immigration advocates. "It wa...More..

Trump's 2020 campaign manager says 'time to fire Sessions,' end Mueller probe
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump's 2020 campaign manager says 'time to fire Sessions,' end Mueller probe

He announced the administration's " zero tolerance policy " in April "for offenses under 8 U.S.C. § 1325 (a), which prohibits both attempted illegal entry and illegal entry into the United States by an alien"...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Republicans turn on Trump's 'cruel' border policy

A US Border Patrol agent can be heard mocking the youngsters, saying: "Well, we have an orchestra here". But the Bush and Obama administrations chose a third: Dealing with immigrants crossing the border with ch...More..

British Lords Approve Amendment to Brexit Law
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

British Lords Approve Amendment to Brexit Law

The amendment would require the government to allow MPs to vote on how it should proceed if there is no Brexit deal by 21 January 2019. That would tee up a showdown when the bill returns for a more decisive...More..

Corey Lewandowski Mocks Story of Girl with Down Syndrome Separated from Mother
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Corey Lewandowski Mocks Story of Girl with Down Syndrome Separated from Mother

Despite being fired from the Trump campaign in 2016, Lewandowski appears to have regained the president's approval. Corey Lewandowski tried to dismiss criticism of the administration's policy of separating ...More..

After China, Is India-US Trade War Next on Cards?
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

After China, Is India-US Trade War Next on Cards?

These 30 items include motorcycles with engine capacity over 800 cc, fresh apples, almonds, several iron and steel goods, boric acid and lentils on which the WTO proposes to raise customs duty by up to 50 perce...More..

Mehbooba Mufti Resigns As CM; BJP Demands Governor Rule In Jammu & Kashmir
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Mehbooba Mufti Resigns As CM; BJP Demands Governor Rule In Jammu & Kashmir

The Sena chief referring to Pawar's offer to be part of the alliance of regional parties against the BJP said, "We will not join any third or fourth front". Since its formation in 1951, the BJP has maintained a...More..

China slaps additional tariffs on $50 billion worth of U.S. goods
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

China slaps additional tariffs on $50 billion worth of U.S. goods

Televisions and pharmaceuticals were removed from the original tariff list. On veiling the tariffs yesterday, Trump said: "In light of China's theft of intellectual property and technology and its other unfai...More..

Germany's Merkel given ultimatum over migration policy
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Germany's Merkel given ultimatum over migration policy

Chancellor Angela Merkel responded to President Donald Trump's repeat assertions that crime has risen in Germany as a result of her liberal stance on migration, citing "encouraging" statistics that show t...More..

Israel strikes Hamas targets in bid to deter burning kites
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Israel strikes Hamas targets in bid to deter burning kites

No injuries were reported on either side. According to the Israeli army, the targeted auto was used by what it called "the leader of a cell that launches incendiary kites and balloons into Israel ". At lea...More..

Trump assures Apple it is safe from tariffs
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump assures Apple it is safe from tariffs

Mr Trump said if China increases its tariffs again in response to the latest U.S. move, "we will meet that action by pursuing additional tariffs on another $200 billion of goods". Last week, he announced ...More..

Canada's Senate votes to approve legal weed
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Canada's Senate votes to approve legal weed

Conservative senators also raised other concerns, such as slower USA border crossings, that kept the bill in the upper house for about seven months. "That does not in any way suggest that it's now party time"...More..