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U.S. to get space force as Trump aims beyond-earth dominance

U.S. to get space force as Trump aims beyond-earth dominance

However, the proposal was met with criticism from the Pentagon, the Air Force, and high-ranking military officials including Secretary of Defense James Mattis . "Just go ahead, if you beat us to Mars...

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Eyes shift to NC in political gerrymander cases

Eyes shift to NC in political gerrymander cases

Like Wisconsin , North Carolina is closely divided between Democrats and Republicans , yet Republicans hold a 10-3 edge in congressional seats after the GOP-dominated Legislature created the map...

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Yemen pro-govt forces seize Hodeida airport: coalition

Yemen pro-govt forces seize Hodeida airport: coalition

Emitari-backed Yemeni government forces seized Hodeida airport from Huthi rebels on Wednesday, the coalition said, in a major step towards retaking the key Red Sea port city. "The rebels have also beg...

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President Trump Signs Order to End Family Separations at Border

President Trump Signs Order to End Family Separations at Border

The move reverses a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the global community. Former President Barack Obama joined the national conversation about the Trum...

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Obama calls for end to the 'cruelty' of family separations

Obama calls for end to the 'cruelty' of family separations

I feel very strongly about it. Trump told White House reporters that he will sign something to stop the separation of families. Trump's climbdown came after he faced intense pressure from ...

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Trump says he’ll be ‘signing something’ on detained children

Trump says he’ll be ‘signing something’ on detained children

Before departing for Minnesota, Trump signed an executive order to keep families together at the border. The move - if it retreats from his current stance that the administration is simply following...

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Priest slaps crying baby at baptism ceremony

Priest slaps crying baby at baptism ceremony

The ceremony, which is taking place in French, appears to show the child getting more distressed and seemingly annoying the priest. Attempting to console the child, the priest grabs the child's face...

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Britain says US wrong to separate migrant kids

Britain says US wrong to separate migrant kids

Even the current incumbent, Melania Trump, appeared to agree, stressing how the USA should "govern with heart". There had been speculation whether Mr Trump would have the chance to meet Queen Eliz...

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Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Rapper XXXTentacion in Florida

Arrest Made in Shooting Death of Rapper XXXTentacion in Florida

Many believed the murder had been committed by local rappers Soldier Kidd and Soldier Jojo. Both were seen via their Instagram pages at the same location the rapper was killed. Investigators initi...

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First lady makes unannounced visit to Texas to see migrant children

First lady makes unannounced visit to Texas to see migrant children

He has stuck to his guns on a variety of controversial policies despite condemnation at home and overseas. Over 2,700 children have been isolated from their parents since October, pressuring capacity ...

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Moon renews ties with Russian Federation following North Korea-U.S. summit

Moon renews ties with Russian Federation following North Korea-U.S. summit

President Moon seems to be trying to put pressure on North Korea and the US and his trip to Russian Federation could possibly further try to push that, don't you think? "I wouldn't expect that at ...

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Turkey key country in Syria talks, says FM Cavusoglu

Turkey key country in Syria talks, says FM Cavusoglu

The state-run Anadolu news agency said that Turkish armoured vehicles were patrolling "on the Manbij frontline". Though he didn't offer specifics, he said the agreement with the USA would see Turkis...

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Behind a viral photo on the U.S.-Mexico border, Newshour

Behind a viral photo on the U.S.-Mexico border, Newshour

The mother and child were put into a van and driven off soon after, presumably to a detention center for processing. "I had to stop and take deep breaths", Moore told TIME Tuesday, describing his re...

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Ordeal is over as migrant convoy docks at Valencia

Ordeal is over as migrant convoy docks at Valencia

But the new right-wing Italian government refused to let the ship dock. "I've asked the ministry to prepare a dossier on the Roma question in Italy", he said Salvini, adding that the current situa...

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Kim Jong Un, Xi Jinping agree to boost ‘strategic, tactical’ cooperation: KCNA

President Donald Trump on June 12, and another jet which he uses when he visits the provinces. In their third meeting in less than three months, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese Pre...

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Koko the famously social gorilla dies in California

Koko the famously social gorilla dies in California

Koko was a western lowland gorilla who was born at the San Francisco Zoo in 1971. Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute notes that the lifespan for this species of gorilla i...

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Benjamin Netanyahu's wife charged with fraud

Benjamin Netanyahu's wife charged with fraud

According to the indictment , the prime minister's wife instructed staff at the Prime Minister's Residence in Jerusalem to order meals consumed at the residence worth a total of 350,000 shekels ($96,...

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Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

The Trump administration has been under increasing pressure from the public, religious leaders and Democrats in Congress, as well as most Republicans to end the practice of separating children from...

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PM May hopes MPs will back Brexit plan - spokesman

PM May hopes MPs will back Brexit plan - spokesman

But Grieve has today rowed back on his remarks, denying he and Tory rebels are trying to bring down the government in an interview with BBC's Radio 4 Today programme. "But if we have no deal at all we...

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Merkel faces ultimatum from ally over migrants

Merkel faces ultimatum from ally over migrants

Trump's intrusive comments have poured fuel on the fire as hardliners in German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc gave her an ultimatum to tighten asylum rules or risk a political crisis ...

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