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Jun 22 2018

Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit

When asked by a reporter on Wednesday whether he had seen any sign that North Korea had begun steps toward denuclearization , Mattis replied, "I'm not aware of any". B...

Jun 22 2018

Record 68.5 mn people displaced worldwide

The number of people forced to flee their homes previous year rose by almost three million to 68.5 million, the head of the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said on ...

Jun 22 2018

Reuniting Families Separated at the Border Won’t Be Easy

The words are spelled out in white, graffiti-style lettering across the back of the jacket , which retailed for $39 at Zara . Somehow Melania's meme'd outerwear is m...

Jun 22 2018

Plans in place to isolate Houthi fighters in Hodeidah

Last week Human Rights Watch called warring parties to create corridors of safe passage for civilians trapped in the city and to facilitate the flow of aid and commercial...

Jun 22 2018

XXXTentacion's Murder: Dedrick Devonshay Williams Arrested As Suspect | Crime Time

The ambiguous line may have not have seemed important then, but hours later the 22-year-old was arrested on a first-degree murder charge for allegedly shooting the hi...

Jun 22 2018

Trump says Congress must fix immigration, close loopholes

However, it failed to provide a path to citizenship for Dreamers sought by Democrats and moderate Republicans. The fact that votes on immigration bills are happening ...

Jun 22 2018

South Korea Backs Ending US Military Exercises

The Koreas last held family reunions in 2015 before relations worsened because of North Korea's accelerated pursuit of nuclear long-range missiles and the countering ha...

Jun 21 2018

Koko, the gorilla who mastered sign language, dies at 46

Koko was born on July 4, 1971 at the San Francisco Zoo and was named Hanabi-ko (Japanese for "Fireworks Child"). Koko was known for her extraordinary mastery of sign...

Jun 21 2018

Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

Trump also said that first lady Melania Trump visited detention centers at the border today because 'it really bothered her to be looking at this and seeing it'. "I am al...

Jun 21 2018

New 'Time' Cover Highlights the Cruelty of Trump's Immigration Policy

But while he claims no more children will be ripped from their parents at the US border moving forward, there will be no recourse for the thousands of families already to...

Jun 21 2018

North Korea thanks China for support with Trump summit

Xinhua said Kim met Chinese President Xi Jinping for a second day of talks on Wednesday and cited Kim as saying the visit was an opportunity to "deepen the friendship" ...

Jun 21 2018

Palestinian killed in Gaza border fence blast - Israeli army

In response, Israeli fighter jets struck 25 military targets in Gaza, including four compounds belonging to Hamas, the Palestinian militant group that controls Gaza, acco...

Jun 21 2018

Boat migrants rocked by European Union political storm arrive in Spain

Salvini, who heads the right-wing League party in Italy's new populist government, says that if France, Malta, Portugal and other European countries also receive migran...

Jun 21 2018

Israel PM Netanyahu's wife charged with $100,000 meal fraud

The indictment threatens to reinforce the unflattering reputation the Netanyahus have gained for enjoying an expensive lifestyle out of touch with most Israelis. "The Je...

Jun 21 2018

Trump’s executive order on family separations: 3 things it doesn’t do

The executive order says the government will prosecute everyone who crosses the border illegally. Nielsen had told reporters on Monday that only Congress could stop t...

Jun 21 2018

Democrats slam Trump's executive order for detaining families 'indefinitely'

The department has set up new facilities to manage the influx of children, and Wagner said they were prepared to expand as more children come into custody . "This Execut...

Jun 21 2018

When is the first day of summer?

The Earth has two movements: the first around its axis from west to east once every 24 hours, resulting in the succession of night and day, and the second around the sun ...

Jun 21 2018

30,000 Syrians eligible to vote in Turkish elections: PM

Diplomatic efforts between the United States and Turkey led to a "roadmap" earlier this month between both sides on the future of Manbij. The head of the militia cont...

Jun 21 2018

'Israel indicts ex-Cabinet minister over alleged spying for Iran'

The Israeli services have discovered during their investigation that Segev had been recruited by Iran and became an agent for its intelligence services. He was said to ...

Jun 21 2018

Israel warns Hamas as tensions escalate over Gaza rockets and incendiary kites

Saban structured his email as a fact-check, blaming Hamas and the Palestinian Authority for the humanitarian difficulties in Gaza . The escalation began after Israel...