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by | June 30, 2018 | 21:27

The president says he is considering two women among a group of at least five potential candidates for the nation's high court. The retiring senator and member of the Senate Judiciary Committee told The Arizona Republic that he would evaluate Trump's eventual pick to replace Kennedy separately from his threat to block Trump's judicial nominees for district and circuit courts from moving out of the committee.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:40

Protesters remained in the area, with some approaching the officers intermittently, talking with them or appearing to record them with cell phone cameras. President Donald Trump has since signed an executive order reinforcing the policy but asking that families be held together, instead of separately.

by | June 30, 2018 | 13:42

Heidi Heitkamp , said the Supreme Court "makes the issue of Senate control one of the vital issues of our time". It wasn't until earlier this month that Trump took his first public swipe at Heitkamp with a tweet that said she "always will vote no when we need her".

by | June 30, 2018 | 11:33

The nuclear-armed North's leader Kim Jong Un promised to "work toward" the goal at a landmark summit in the city-state earlier this month with US President Donald Trump. Steve Danes, Pompeo affirmed that Trump is willing to walk away from talks with Pyongyang if they go sour and continue the so-called "peaceful pressure" sanctions campaign.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:18

Other topics of the Bolton meeting include nuclear arms control and the US president's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, the Russians said. The conference would take place in a third country convenient to both leaders according to reports. Ushakov, who said the Kremlin was pleased with how Bolton's visit had gone, said Putin and Trump were likely to talk for several hours.

by | June 30, 2018 | 07:12

Circuit Court of appeals. In our news wrap Friday, President Trump says he plans to announce his nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court on July 9. When he's inevitably replaced by a conservative more in line with Trump's worldview, there will likely be a concerted effort to chip away at the country's current abortion statutes.

by | June 30, 2018 | 00:00

Charging documents released on Friday say Ramos tried to hide under a desk after the attack . A gas station employee near the shooting scene described a flood of police activity in the area as he sat tight inside his still-open workplace.

by | June 29, 2018 | 23:41

A judge on Friday denied Ramos bail. Krampf said officials discovered what they thought was an explosive device in the building, which has been "taken care of". "I can tell you this", reporter Chase Cook tweeted . "I'm going to need more than 'thoughts and prayers '". "I'm still trying to digest everything", Messenger said.

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:23

Many were draped in foil sheets as a statement on the flimsy bedding given to children and adults as they are held at United States border detention facilities. "This is far beyond politics", Jayapal said. Jayapal says she and other protesters were "here to fight for our families to be free, to fight for the ability of our kids to be with their parents - not in cages, not in prison, but able to live their lives free, safe and secure".

by | June 29, 2018 | 22:13

The bill would have required children to be released after 20 days, still apart from parents who continued to be detained. The Republican-led House rejected a far-ranging immigration bill on Wednesday despite its eleventh-hour endorsement by President Donald Trump , as the gulf between the GOP's moderate and conservative wings proved too deep for leaders to avert an election-year display of division on the issue.

by | June 29, 2018 | 19:38

National Security Adviser John Bolton was in Moscow for talks with Putin and other senior Russian officials. The summit is expected to take place after Mr. "I think question of wher it is a group of seven or eight ( G7) can be raised at private meeting (between two presidents)", Bolton said at Interfax agency.

by | June 29, 2018 | 18:40

The announcement of the postponement by the U.S. late on Wednesday night (Indian time), which did not cite a reason and came on a day the State Department asked all countries to cut oil imports from Iran to zero and USA ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley conveyed the same message to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and foreign minister Sushma Swaraj in separate meetings, was interpreted as bilateral relations hitting a bump.

by | June 29, 2018 | 17:28

The court had sentenced her to death for murder but several people all over the world including Naomi Campbell , protested the death sentencing and the death penalty has been withdrawn. Noura's account says that in the tussle her hand was cut and Abdulrahman bit her shoulder. There are many child marriages and forced marriages in Sudan.

by | June 29, 2018 | 15:32

Nine people were killed and 53 vehicles got burnt when an oil tanker caught fire in Nigeria's largest city Lagos on Thursday, Reuters reported. "Unfortunately maybe lost control and then spilled nearly all its contents on the road and there was an explosion which caught up with a lot of vehicles.

by | June 29, 2018 | 13:35

Thousands of local and foreign passengers were stranded on Friday as Bali shuttered its worldwide airport after the Indonesian resort island's Mount Agung volcano shot a thick plume of ash and smoke thousands of metres into the sky, officials said.

by | June 29, 2018 | 07:14

Shortly before the details of the summit were announced Trump took to Twitter to comment on Russian meddling, writing, " Russia continues to say they had nothing to do with Meddling in our Election!" He said they would discuss Syria , Ukraine and " many other subjects".

by | June 29, 2018 | 06:47

Police said they recovered what they thought might have been an explosive device. First responders had recently run through an active-shooter training, he said . He was told there was a shooter in the office and there are injuries. There are other offices in the building, including doctors, lawyers and an orthodontist.

by | June 29, 2018 | 04:04

The Trump administration was sued on Tuesday (June 26) by 17 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, which are seeking to stop what they called its "cruel and unlawful " policy of forcibly separating immigrant families who enter the country from Mexico.

by | June 29, 2018 | 03:27

State media said government warplanes and artillery were also targeting the rebel-held sector of Deraa city at the Jordanian border, aiming to cut the supply road to Jordan. Around 70 percent of Daraa is under control of opposition and rebel groups. The latest push by the government and its allies sparked another wave of civilian displacement of the kind that has seen more than half of the Syrian population flee their homes in seven years of conflict.

by | June 29, 2018 | 02:12

In a majority opinion written by Chief Justice John Roberts, the court ruled 5-4 that the most recent version of the ban, which the administration claims is justified by national security concerns, was valid. But the administration said it fortified the order in response to each judicial setback, and it had reason to be optimistic about the Supreme Court, since the justices previously made a decision to let the ban go into effect while considering the challenges to it.

by | June 29, 2018 | 01:35

In Washington on Wednesday, Trump listed Syria and Ukraine as being among the many subjects he would discuss with Putin. US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in Helsinki on 16 July to discuss US-Russia relations and worldwide issues.

by | June 29, 2018 | 00:10

The YSK is to announce final results on Friday. Kilicdaroglu has been facing mounting suggestions that he should resign and let the more charismatic Ince lead the opposition party, which he has dismissed. A supporter of Turkey's President and ruling Justice and Development Party, or AKP , leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan , chants slogans during celebrations outside the party headquarters in Istanbul , June 24, 2018.

by | June 28, 2018 | 23:15

The candidate also noted that her victory should be a warning sign to incumbents, who shouldn't fall asleep behind the wheel. "I'm hoping that more candidates like me are victorious in their primaries and I hope that we can focus on getting money out of politics and championing the social economic and racial justice and rights of all working-class Americans", she said.

by | June 28, 2018 | 21:24

Investment in the British motor industry has fallen by almost a half in a year, with uncertainty over Brexit being blamed. The UK Automotive's 19th annual Sustainability Report revealed the manufacturing sector turned over a record £82 billion in 2017, marking an eighth consecutive year of growth.

by | June 28, 2018 | 17:57

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old Latina running her first campaign , ousted 10-term incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley in New York's 14th congressional district, CNN projects, in the most shocking upset of a rollicking political season.

by | June 28, 2018 | 10:48

Last week, Mr Najib said he shouldn't be blamed for the alleged stealing from 1MDB, and declared he knew nothing about the money from the state fund that appeared in his bank account. A total of 423 watches worth 78 million ringgit were also discovered, along with 234 pairs of sunglasses. He said the process of evaluating the seized items took a long time because it involved several jewellery and designer goods experts.

by | June 28, 2018 | 08:03

More than 230 firefighters using helicopters, bulldozers and other equipment were battling the Pawnee Fire in a rugged area that made it hard to get equipment up close. "The wind is actually pushing the fire away from Spring Valley at this point, so that's good", said Jay Beristianos, chief of the Northshore Fire Protection District.

by | June 28, 2018 | 07:08

Crowley has been in the House of Representatives for close to 20 years. The Democratic candidate also noted the diversity of her congressional district, and said that many Jewish and Muslim constituents had thanked her for the stance she took on Twitter.

by | June 28, 2018 | 05:12

But a dissenting liberal justice said the court was making a historic mistake by refusing to recognize the ban discriminates against Muslims. Since then, we have had another year to observe the Trump administration's downward spiral into cruelty and incoherence, an approach to governing that has not spared the judicial branch.

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:58

He said the court's ruling was "pretty much the final word". The policy applies to travelers from five countries with overwhelmingly Muslim populations - Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. "My dear Mr. President", Kennedy wrote. As part of Tuesday's ruling, Justice Roberts officially repudiated the 1944 internment ruling and rejected the comparison, saying that the war-era practice was "objectively unlawful and outside the scope of presidential authority".

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:30

Crowley is the fourth ranked member of the Democratic Party and was tipped to succeed Speaker Nancy Pelosi . And Pelosi, whom Ocasio-Cortez declined to say she'd vote for in the next leadership election, argued that the result didn't signify any broad rejection of the current House leadership or a dramatic move to the left.

by | June 27, 2018 | 22:10

The meeting was called last week to clear the air before a scheduled full summit on Thursday and Friday. The urgency of finding a solution was highlighted by the plight of the Lifeline , the second rescue vessel left adrift in the Mediterranean after Italy and neighbouring Malta refused it permission to dock.

by | June 27, 2018 | 19:03

What lessons did we, as a nation, learn from the government-sanctioned cruelty inflicted on families during slavery when children were separated from their parents and sold into bondage, many of them never reunited? Sabraw, an appointee of former USA president George W.

by | June 26, 2018 | 21:56

New Yorkers have been shocked by the senseless murder. So far, one suspect, Bronx resident Ramon Paulino, 21, has been charged with attempted murder, gang assault and assault in connection with the attack. Since 1992, the Trinitarios solidified its deep roots in the Bronx, the New York Post reveals. They had recently taken two of the suspects into custody but were later able to track down three more members that they arrested , as well.

by | June 26, 2018 | 05:39

North Korea has already returned the remains of over 200 USA soldiers. "If we can't do that, if it turns out that there is no capacity to deliver the outcome that both presidents said they wanted, yeah, we reassess", he said. President Trump gives briefing after summit with Kim Jong Un , says the past does not have to define the future, says North Korea agreed to destroy a "major" missile testing site and the US will stop war games.