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People Welch opposes Republican-backed immigration proposals in House
Author: 0 Welch opposes Republican-backed immigration proposals in House

Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins, both pro-choice Republicans, with Collins being the most likely to buck the party and vote against the nominee, according to the Post. "In additional to two very bad bills, there was a power grab by the leadership to deprive the members of the house the use of the tool", Welch said.

People Trump says he'll name high court pick on July 9
Author: 0 Trump says he'll name high court pick on July 9

It's no surprise that numerous quickly drafted assessments of Justice Anthony Kennedy's three decades on the Supreme Court have focused on his role as the man in the middle-the fifth, "swing" vote that determined monumental cases of a deeply divided court.

People Five killed in 'targeted' attack on U.S. newspaper
Author: 0 Five killed in 'targeted' attack on U.S. newspaper

They found Ramos hiding under a table, thwarting what police say had been his plan to escape. The official was not authorized to discuss the ongoing investigation by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. The gunman is believed to have used a shotgun, according to a USA official who was briefed on the investigation but not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.

People Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs
Author: 0 Canada announces final list of retaliatory tariffs

She said she is confident that "common sense" will prevail. "They will take effect on July 1 and will remain in place until the United States eliminates its trade-restrictive measures against Canada". The U.S. tariffs, he insisted, are inextricably intertwined with the NAFTA negotiations. "What we've seen over the last six months or so is Canada take measures to stop that", he said.

People Pompeo corrects Trump, says North Korea is a nuclear threat
Author: 0 Pompeo corrects Trump, says North Korea is a nuclear threat

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told USA lawmakers on Wednesday that North Korea remains a nuclear threat, but defended President Donald Trump for tweeting earlier this month, "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea". Pompeo also said he had seen "a modest amount" of backsliding from China on enforcing sanctions on North Korea. "We took the tension level down", CNN quoted the top diplomat as saying.

People President Trump Set To Meet With Russia's Putin On July 16
Author: 0 President Trump Set To Meet With Russia's Putin On July 16

It is unclear where it would be held, with Vienna and Helsinki cited as possible venues. Bolton said he was looking forward to discussing "how to improve Russia-U.S. Washington-Moscow relations have been strained by Russia's role in the conflict in Syria and Russia's suspected poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain.

People Suspect in Maryland newspaper rampage charged with murder
Author: 0 Suspect in Maryland newspaper rampage charged with murder

Phil Davis, a crime reporter at the Capital who was in the newsroom during the shooting , recounted the shooting in a series of harrowing tweets after he was out of the building and deemed safe. The facial recognition software - used by thousands of law enforcement officials in agencies across the region since 2011 - lets the authorities scan images of suspects and compare their faces against millions of stored photographs from the state and federal repositories.

People Anthony Kennedy: The swing vote
Author: 0 Anthony Kennedy: The swing vote

With President Trump's promise to appoint justices who would overturn Roe v. Wade , many see Kennedy's retirement as a dire threat to reproductive rights . The travel ban has been fully in place since December, when the justices put the brakes on lower court decisions that had blocked part of it from being enforced.

People Chancellor Merkel confirms bilateral migrant agreements with Spain and Greece
Author: 0 Chancellor Merkel confirms bilateral migrant agreements with Spain and Greece

European Union diplomats said the leaders finally found agreement on a vaguely worded concept centring on reception centres to deal with migrants and asylum seekers in European Union nations which would volunteer to have them. German Interior minister Horst Seehofer has always been fiercely critical of Ms Merkel's immigration policy. Central European countries claimed they had buried the idea of mandatory refugee quotas for all EU countries.

People Trump, Putin Will Meet for Summit
Author: 0 Trump, Putin Will Meet for Summit

Trump is due to participate in the July 11 and 12 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels before heading to Britain to meet with Prime Minister Theresa May and Queen Elizabeth II on July 13. I think we'll be talking about Ukraine. "I think we'll be talking about Syria". U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether Trump's 2016 presidential campaign colluded with Russian Federation.

People Mumbai plane crashed because not 'airworthy', says official
Author: 0 Mumbai plane crashed because not 'airworthy', says official

But, before we could save him, there was fuel all around. The state will also award compensation to the victims of the crash as per norms. Pictures and videos of the aircraft, a 12-seater Beechcraft King Air C90 turboprop, crashing into a construction site in Ghatkopar, Mumbai , sent chills down people's spine.

People England's Fabian Delph to fly home for birth of child
Author: 0 England's Fabian Delph to fly home for birth of child

While most teams in this tournament have one or two players who can make a difference, Belgium has many players who can find the back of the net and has five players on its current squad with double-digit global goals. Keep in mind this was a Japan side that couldn't score in a home match against Gahana a couple of months ago. Police forces are now urging calm ahead of the knockout stages.

Author: 0 Trump trolls Harley-Davidson at the Foxconn groundbreaking

But Trump's celebration comes amid less-rosy economic news, with Harley-Davidson's announcement it's moving some motorcycle production overseas to avoid European Union tariffs that are a product of Trump's escalating trade dispute with long-standing USA allies.

Author: 0 Capital Gazette shooting: Five killed in 'targeted' attack on Maryland newsroom

It was one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in USA history. The dead were identified as editors, reporters and staff: Rob Hiaasen , Wendi Winters , Gerald Fischman , John McNamara , and Rebecca Smith . Krampf described the shooting a "targeted attack", and said the gunman "looked for his victims as he walked through the lower level" of the office building where the newsroom is located.

Author: 0 5 dead, multiple injured in U.S. newspaper shooting, suspect in custody

At the top of the page are photos of the five fallen employees, Robert Hiassen, Wendi Winters , Gerald Fischman , Rebecca Smith , and John McNamara . The gunman was found under a desk. Police also increased security around media offices, including in New York City. Ramos was officially charged with five counts of first-degree murder Friday, CNN reported .

Author: 0 Italy's PM welcomes new European Union migration deal

The conference is geared toward Britain's departure from the 28-nation bloc, but immigration became a chief subject as leaders addressed a controversial new screening plan for immigrants. Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez welcomed the migration deal. "More and more people are starting to believe that only strong-handed authority, anti-European and anti-liberal in spirit, with a tendency towards overt authoritarianism, is capable of stopping the wave of illegal migration", summit ...

People Poland backs down on Holocaust law, seeks to remove jail terms
Author: 0 Poland backs down on Holocaust law, seeks to remove jail terms

The amendment is created to remove fines or criminal penalties of up to three years in prison for anyone found guilty of ascribing Nazi crimes to the Polish state. Penalties under the original version of the law, passed in February this year , ranged from a fine to up to three years in jail for public statements ascribing Nazi crimes to Poland under the German occupation during World War II, including use of the term " Polish death camp " for German extermination camps like Auschwitz set up ...

People Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement
Author: 0 Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement

The youngest is Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice Patrick Wyrick, who is 37. The others in the below-50 age bracket are Georgia Supreme Court Justices Britt Grant (40) and Keith Blackwell (42), 8th U.S. Mr. Trump met Thursday night with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles E. Grassley, Iowa Republican, and a bipartisan group of senators about the vacancy, the White House said.

People Melania Trump plans another trip to see immigration centers
Author: 0 Melania Trump plans another trip to see immigration centers

Azar testified before Congress on Tuesday where, according to the Washington Post , he told the lawmakers that if they wanted kids returned to their families, it would have to come as part of legislation. America's top law official said that refusing to prosecute adults who illegally enter the USA "would be a disservice to the people of this country", reports the New York Times .

People 'Compromise' Immigration Bill Fails in House
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Goodlatte (R-VA) that hewed more closely to Trump's views. "While the failure of these two bills is disappointing, what is most disappointing is that not a single Democratic member voted for either bill". While Republicans sought to gain more support for the bill this past week , President Trump never publicly expressed his support of the measure until Wednesday, despite pressuring members to throw their support behind it in closed-door meetings.

People Connecticut Red Hen receives wrath of Sanders' defenders
Author: 0 Connecticut Red Hen receives wrath of Sanders' defenders

Cuban-American restaurant owner Irina Vilarino on how Red Hen Owner Stephanie Wilkinson resigned as executive director of Main Street Lexington and why it was wrong of her to kick White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders out of her restaurant.

People Dead, 53 Vehicles Burnt , As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Lagos
Author: 0 Dead, 53 Vehicles Burnt , As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Lagos

The police and other agencies are on ground. "Unfortunately, nine bodies were confirmed dead and recovered from the scene (eight adults and one minor) and four persons sustained various degrees of injuries and taken to the hospital". "As at this evening, the fire has been brought under control and we are trying to salvage as much as we can", he said. In a statement on Thursday night, the Lagos State government described the incident as a "sad development".

People Trump to Meet Russia's Putin in Finland on July 16
Author: 0 Trump to Meet Russia's Putin in Finland on July 16

Sure you think he would surf the Supreme Court wave, but in the end Russian Federation is always looming, Mueller is always out there and Trump's own self destructive instincts never stop. "From the get-go, Trump wanted to get the United States out of Syria and to minimize that particular fight", said Weber. "At the moment there are no obvious preconditions for any kind of compromise".

People Air New Zealand cancels Bali flights because of erupting volcano
Author: 0 Air New Zealand cancels Bali flights because of erupting volcano

Some 446 domestic and global flights have been cancelled after the volcano roared backed to life, affecting about 75,000 passengers. Its last major eruption was in 1963 and killed about 1200 people. Mount Agung is about 70km northeast of Bali's tourist hotspot of Kuta. The regional volcanic ash advisory centre in Darwin, Australia, said winds could carry the ash southwest toward Java, Indonesia's most densely populated island.

People Myanmar military leaders involved in Rohingya killings: Amnesty
Author: 0 Myanmar military leaders involved in Rohingya killings: Amnesty

Myint Thu, Myanmar foreign affairs permanent secretary, retorted to Lee's report to the council Wednesday by accusing her of "lack of objectivity" and calling for her to be replaced. "It shows that in several villages they massacred men, women and children and in villages across northern Rakhine state Myanmar security forces raped and committed other sexual violence against Rohingya women and girls".

People Trump, White House start outreach to key Supreme Court votes
Author: 0 Trump, White House start outreach to key Supreme Court votes

The two senators have voted on five of the most recent Supreme Court justices, with Collins serving as a reliable "yes" while Murkowski rejected both of President Barack Obama's nominees: Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor. Reporter Jonathan Lemire noted they may do so in order to ensure another conservative-minded justice is added to the court. "The President's team also talked with more than a dozen other Senators today as part of ongoing outreach to get views and advice from both sides of ...

People Russian pop star linked to Trump family releases freakish music video
Author: 0 Russian pop star linked to Trump family releases freakish music video

The Agalarovs' relationship with the president goes back to at least 2013, when Emin and his wealthy father, Aras, worked with the Trumps to prepare for the Miss Universe Pageant in Russian Federation. None other than Emin's publicist, Rob Goldstone. In another scene, Emin is shown taking shots at a bar with "Ivanka", "Kushner", and an actress playing Clinton.

People Rain, high water complicate cave search for Thai soccer team
Author: 0 Rain, high water complicate cave search for Thai soccer team

A search for a missing teenage soccer team believed trapped in a cave complex in Thailand's northern province of Chiang Rai entered its third day on Tuesday as concern grew for the welfare of the boys and their coach. Officials at the site have been optimistic, hoping that the boys are in one of the cave network's chambers or moving between chambers. All they enter the cave after the players training on 23 June.

People Gazette journalists tweet about the shooting inside their building: 'Please help us'
Author: 0 Gazette journalists tweet about the shooting inside their building: 'Please help us'

But Mattis added that USA and South Korean forces would remain "united, vigilant and ready". "Relocation point is inside Lord and Taylor in the mall". "I don't know why he stopped", he said. Others, the unthinkable feeling of losing colleagues in a workplace shooting. Ramos unsuccessfully sued the Capital Gazette for defamation in 2012, and has since used social media to attack the ruling and the newspaper.

Author: 0 Mount Agung: AirAsia flights from Perth to Bali cancelled due to volcano

Those missed flights have been re-booked to leave tomorrow morning. Duty manager at Denpasar's Ngurah Rai International Airport, Darta Pande, said on Thursday that many flights would continue to operate. Agung, about 70 kilometers northeast of Bali's tourist hotspot of Kuta, last had a major eruption in 1963, killing about 1,100 people. Today there were 30 tremors recorded from the volcano in the last six hours with authorities reporting activity from the site in the last few days.