Indianapolis church cages Holy Family in immigration protest

Justice Department lawyers said in a filing last week that families could be detained for longer than the 20-day limit required by a previous court settlement. Rev Stephen Carlsen, dean and rector of Christ Church Cathedral, said in a statement : ... More..

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Giuliani criticizes Europe's will to keep Iran nuclear deal
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Giuliani criticizes Europe's will to keep Iran nuclear deal

The US is exerting "in vain" economic pressure on the Iranian nation to divide and turn them against the establishment, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday. But, freshly appointed to t...More..

Larissa Beilby murder accused Zlatko Sikorsky faces additional charges
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Larissa Beilby murder accused Zlatko Sikorsky faces additional charges

Larissa, 16, was last seen in Sandgate on June 15 and her last known contact was with a friend on June 18. He will appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on July 2. "Fly high our darling angel, until we...More..

Woman, 92, refuses assisted living facility, shoots and kills son
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Woman, 92, refuses assisted living facility, shoots and kills son

During that confrontation, she took out a handgun and fired multiple rounds at her own son, killing him. She also pointed the guns at her son's girlfriend, but the girlfriend was able to knock the guns away fro...More..

Is North Korea Balking at Denuclearization?
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Is North Korea Balking at Denuclearization?

USA intelligence officials have separately concluded that Kim was seeking to hide his nuclear weapons stockpile and had no intention of surrendering his arsenal, NBC News reported . On Saturday, he visited ...More..

Trump administration rolls back racial diversity guidelines for U.S. colleges
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Trump administration rolls back racial diversity guidelines for U.S. colleges

In 2016, the US Supreme Court had ruled in favour of affirmative action . The Supreme Court in 2016 gave affirmative action policies a narrow victory in 2016 by upholding a University of Texas program that t...More..

Bear wanders into outdoor Jacuzzi, steals margarita
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Bear wanders into outdoor Jacuzzi, steals margarita

In the edited video above, you can see the bear bopping around in Hough's unheated Jacuzzi while dogs bark in the background. Hough, who originally believed the rustling in his garden was a neighbor said: 'S...More..

Trump got a dose of Dutch bluntness from visiting prime minister
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Trump got a dose of Dutch bluntness from visiting prime minister

Donald Trump with Mark Rutte outside the White House. Rutte told Trump in no uncertain terms what he thought of his trade policies. Prime minister Mark Rutte has urged Donald Trump to abandon plans to ...More..

Russia's Lavrov hopes visiting US lawmakers will help mend ties
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Russia's Lavrov hopes visiting US lawmakers will help mend ties

When asked by reporters Saturday whether he would consider recognizing Russia's annexation of Crimea, Trump said that "we'll have to see". A the head of a US congressional delegation visiting Russian Federati...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

North Korea Keeps Enriching Uranium

Some aspects of the updated intelligence were reported Friday by NBC News. In a tweet, Trump claimed credit for a cessation in nuclear testing or rocket launches by North Korea and said his efforts to...More..

Britain Pledges To End Gay Conversion Therapy As Survey Reveals Injustice
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Britain Pledges To End Gay Conversion Therapy As Survey Reveals Injustice

The world's largest ever survey of LGBT people , published today by the Government, showed 2 percent of the more than 108,000 people taking part had undergone such therapy, and 5 percent were offered it but di...More..

Canada tariffs on $12.6B of USA goods take effect
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Canada tariffs on $12.6B of USA goods take effect

As temperatures and tensions increase, the measures targeting Can$16.6 billion (US$12.6 billion) in United States steel, aluminum and consumer goods will take effect on Sunday, when Canadians celebrate a nation...More..

Overland Park, Kansas shooting: Two workers critically wounded outside elementary school
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Overland Park, Kansas shooting: Two workers critically wounded outside elementary school

The suspect is a co-worker of the two victims, police say. He says it's unclear what led the suspect to go to that home, describing it as "bizarre to say the least". Their names haven't been released. Polic...More..

Syria rebels split over Russia-brokered surrender deals in south
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Syria rebels split over Russia-brokered surrender deals in south

The Jordan-backed talks came as a tentative calm reigned over most fronts in the southern province of Daraa, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. Israel will not allow any Syrian re...More..

Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin

On Thursday before news of the summit's location, Trump backed up that claim tweeting that Russian Federation was not involved. However, Bolton said that he didn't expect "specific outcomes or decisions" from...More..

Philippines mayor shot dead during flag-raising ceremony
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Philippines mayor shot dead during flag-raising ceremony

Although Halili was known for the controversial practice of parading drug suspects in public as part of President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs , he was also suspected of having trafficking ties himsel...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Iran diplomat among six arrested over suspected plot against opposition meeting

The ministry summoned the Iranian ambassador on Monday to help clarify the situation around the diplomat's arrest, it said. Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif called the allegations of a foiled extremist ...More..

Federal agencies reportedly broaden probe of Facebook
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Federal agencies reportedly broaden probe of Facebook

The Securities and Exchange Commission , Federal Trade Commission and Federal Bureau of Investigation have joined in the probe, according to the Post . "We've provided public testimony, answered questions...More..

United Kingdom ministers rehearse for death of Queen Elizabeth in secret exercise
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

United Kingdom ministers rehearse for death of Queen Elizabeth in secret exercise

The exercise, dubbed "Castle Dove", focused on "D+1", the day after the Queen's death, with ministers deciding when the prime minister would make public statements. The palace announced that the queen did not a...More..

White House builds Supreme Court confirmation team
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

White House builds Supreme Court confirmation team

In the same interview , which was taped Friday at the White House, the president said that he has been advised not to ask potential nominees about where they stand on Roe v. Three Democrats, all from states...More..

Bolton Pushes Breakneck Pace For North Korea Disarmament - Again
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Bolton Pushes Breakneck Pace For North Korea Disarmament - Again

But many experts say nothing it has done is consequential enough to be seen as a sign that the country is willing to fully surrender its nukes. Pompeo, who has taken a leading role in negotiations with the Nort...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Angela Merkel deflects coalition crisis with compromise

Seehofer wants to turn asylum-seekers who have already been registered in another European Union country back at Germany's border, but Merkel is adamant that Germany shouldn't take unilateral action. Party le...More..

The UK Times: UK PM May putting pressure on Brexiteer ministers
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

The UK Times: UK PM May putting pressure on Brexiteer ministers

His ultimatum, in a hard-hitting article in The Daily Telegraph , comes at the start of a week in which the PM will attempt to reach a Brexit deal with her cabinet at a special meeting at Chequers. Their "max ...More..

News Merkel reaches a deal with her Bavarian partner By NEOnline
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

News Merkel reaches a deal with her Bavarian partner By NEOnline

However, the German leader has managed to cling on after securing a last-minute deal on immigration that had risked breaking up her four-month-old coalition government. She said the compromise between the CSU...More..

1 dead, multiple injured in Bahamian boat explosion | Staff
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

1 dead, multiple injured in Bahamian boat explosion | Staff

At least three people on board a neighboring boat jumped into the shallow waters to help pull one person to safety. Both of her lower legs were amputated and she needs surgery on her spine for a lumbar disk fra...More..

Archbishop sentenced for concealing child sexual abuse
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Archbishop sentenced for concealing child sexual abuse

On Tuesday Robert Stone, the Newcastle magistrate, denounced " the decades of abuse and its concealment " and said Wilson, who is 67 years old, must serve at least six months before he is eligible for parole. "...More..

European Leaders Agree to End Mandatory Refugee Quota Scheme
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

European Leaders Agree to End Mandatory Refugee Quota Scheme

They also agreed to share responsibility for migrants rescued at sea, a key demand of Italy's new Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte . On Thursday, the European Council summit agreed on several aspects of EU mi...More..

Thousands set to rally in Hong Kong over Beijing's tightening grip
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Thousands set to rally in Hong Kong over Beijing's tightening grip

Under the so-called "one country, two systems" formula , Hong Kong enjoys a high degree of autonomy but not full democracy. Beijing's refusal to grant full democracy to Hong Kong triggered massive street...More..

Moscow: Crimea not on Trump-Putin agenda at summit
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Moscow: Crimea not on Trump-Putin agenda at summit

Relations between Moscow and Washington have deteriorated to a post-Cold War low over issues including Russia's seizure of Crimea in March 2014, its role in wars in Syria and eastern Ukraine, and its meddling...More..

Mumbai bridge collapse: Harbour line rail services restored, Railway minister orders probe
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Mumbai bridge collapse: Harbour line rail services restored, Railway minister orders probe

The collapsed bridge blocked the railway lines and damaged the high-tension electric wires. . As per reports, Mumbai is receiving heavy rains from last night and residents are facing difficulties to deal wit...More..