• Flags at Half-Staff for Newspaper Shooting Victims

    Flags at Half-Staff for Newspaper Shooting Victims

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    The order comes after Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley said Monday that Trump had declined his request to lower the flags. At a news conference in Annapolis on Tuesday, Buckley said the city will keep Annapolis flags at half-staff until the victims of the attack have been buried.
  • Malaysia Corruption Scandal: Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrested

    Malaysia Corruption Scandal: Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrested

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    His arrest comes less than two months following Barisan Nasional (BN)'s spectacular defeat in the May 9 general election, and signals the tightening legal noose over Najib and his family as well as his close political and business allies. In this May 24 photo, former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak speaks as he leaves the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Office in Kuala Lumpur.
  • Smoke from Yolo fire blankets north, central Solano

    Smoke from Yolo fire blankets north, central Solano

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    Thousands of firefighters from all over the region and the state fought the two blazes, which were driven by "red flag" conditions including high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity, Anthony said . The United States Forest Service reported on Twitter that the fire was putting off a lot of smoke that was visible from the surrounding area. But despite the progress in containing the fire this week, firefighters will stay on the scene in large numbers given the forecast for more ...
  • Trump says will raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting

    Trump says will raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting

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    Russian Federation seized Crimea in 2014 after sending in troops, taking over key facilities, and staging a referendum deemed illegitimate by at least 100 countries in the United Nations. Earlier in June, Bolton visited Moscow to prepare for the meeting, trump and Putin. Another source noted that always "agreed it was hard to know what Trump might say when he met Putin".
  • American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas

    American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas

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    Stefanie's mother, Stacey Schaffer suffered multiple broken bones and internal injuries. Stefanie, a 22-year-old dancer, sustained life-threatening injuries resulting in both of her legs being amputated. According to wire reports, on Saturday the family was on a boat tour off the island of Exuma, located about 130 miles south of Nassau. Twelve other passengers were on board.
  • Golden Retriever Saves Owner From Being Bit by Rattlesnake in Arizona

    Golden Retriever Saves Owner From Being Bit by Rattlesnake in Arizona

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    Paula told Eyewitness News that as of Sunday night Todd is "playing, [and] doing great". Money is now being raised on Todd's behalf to provide financial help to other dogs bitten by poisonous snakes in the area. Godwin had already walked her dogs to the top of the trail and was headed back down when the snake bit Todd. She also thanked the pup's many fans on the internet for their support and kindness.
  • Police Arrest Immigration Protesters At Hartford Courthouse

    Police Arrest Immigration Protesters At Hartford Courthouse

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    Presumably, those lamentable practices include incidents like one in Kansas City, Missouri, where an ICE agent assaulted an immigration lawyer who was reuniting a child kidnapped by the Trump administration with her mother. Kamala Harris (D-CA) said, "We need to probably think about starting from scratch". Mr. Trump ignited the debate with his zero-tolerance policy at the border, announced by the Justice Department in May, which involved jailing most border jumpers.
  • 11 members of family found hanging blindfolded in north Delhi home

    11 members of family found hanging blindfolded in north Delhi home

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    The victims include four men, three women and four girls. The family ran a grocery shop in outer Delhi's Burari area and plywood business in Sant Nagar. He alerted the other neighbours and informed the police. Police is yet to give out further details of the case. Police officer Vineet Kumar said on Sunday all of them belonged to a family and most had lived in one home in Burari village in the northern part of the capital.
  • Calls grow to abolish USA immigration agency

    Calls grow to abolish USA immigration agency

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    The Trump administration's crackdown on immigration has prompted some Democrats and activists on the left to call for ICE to be abolished. Activists and progressive leaders are pressing on, becoming more aggressive in their push to abolish the agency, an effort many in the movement view as both a way to open up the debate over decades of bipartisan US immigration policy and, crucially, win elections.
  • Bali flights cancelled as volcano erupts

    Bali flights cancelled as volcano erupts

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    The Indonesian volcanic agency, VONA, still has Mount Agung on orange color code - one below the top red level - meaning the volcano is exhibiting heightened unrest with an increased likelihood of eruption or an eruption is underway with no or minor ash emission.
  • Rep. Pramila Jayapal arrested at Washington DC protest

    Rep. Pramila Jayapal arrested at Washington DC protest

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    His comments come as the administration works to end the Obama-era policy of separating migrant children from their families at the border. Participants were organized by the far-left Women's March, whose radical leaders are active proponents of open borders.
  • Zimbabwe rally blast injured 41: minister

    Zimbabwe rally blast injured 41: minister

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    Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is telling a rally outside the capital that the blast that went off in a VIP tent seconds after President Emmerson Mnangagwa stepped into it will not stop the historic July 30 election. "While the majority of the nation is united behind this dream, there are those who feel threatened by the steps we are taking, they do not want the open and progressive Zimbabwe we are thriving for".
  • Macron backs sanctions on European Union states that refuse migrants

    Macron backs sanctions on European Union states that refuse migrants

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    When someone has the right to protection and asylum, we should grant it."A failure to find agreement could threaten the EU's border-free travel area, one of the biggest accomplishments of the bloc's 60-year history.Despite the different perspectives, Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said, "progress is possible on Thursday."Encouraged by a deal with Turkey that has slashed the number of people arriving from there by 97 percent since 2015, the European Union appeared ready to greenlight ...
  • US Supreme Court Approves Trump's Travel Ban

    US Supreme Court Approves Trump's Travel Ban

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    He's been a great justice of the Supreme Court . In remarks at a lunch with members of Congress Tuesday, Trump celebrated the decision as "a great victory for our Constitution". "I look forward to meeting with and evaluating the qualifications of whoever President Trump nominates to become a justice on the Supreme Court", Manchin said in a statement .
  • Jacinda Ardern reveals newborn daughter's name

    Jacinda Ardern reveals newborn daughter's name

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    AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 24: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and partner Clarke Gayford pose for a photo with their new baby girl Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford on June 24, 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand . Ardern announced she was pregnant back in January, just months after she'd taken office as the country's third female prime minister. The new baby has also gained attention from across the pond, receiving letters of love from world leaders, including the Queen and the ...
  • Pets Zsa Zsa the Bulldog Is Named the World's Ugliest Dog

    Pets Zsa Zsa the Bulldog Is Named the World's Ugliest Dog

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    Zsa Zsa won the title on Saturday in the competition where dogs with hairless bodies and lolling tongues flaunt their imperfections. The dogs and their handlers walked down a red carpet, as a panel of judges evaluated them. Wild Thang , a Pekingese, stands onstage during the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma , Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018.