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Worldwide Pres. Trump threatens to close border with Mexico next week
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Customs and Immigration Enforcement. Most immigrant families coming to the US don't plan on staying in the border towns they cross through, but rather to meet up with family throughout the country. The Department of Homeland Security wants the authority to detain families for longer and more quickly deport children from Central America who arrive at the border on their own.

Worldwide House unable to override Trump veto on border
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In a January televised address, Trump laid down a proposal for a border security compromise that would provide temporary protection from deportation to some 700,000 illegal immigrants in exchange for border wall funding. The Pentagon had announced Monday that it was shifting $1 billion from military construction projects to build part of the wall. "The president will be fine in the House", said Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., in a brief interview.

Worldwide Korean top diplomat arrives in Beijing en route to Laos
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President Donald Trump. -North Korea summit in Hanoi, many observers projected that Pyongyang would seek to further boost its friendly ties with China and Russian Federation in a bid to pressure the U.S. Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged South Korea to cooperate more with the worldwide community to maintain sanctions on North Korea. President Trump appeared to undermine his own administration Friday when he announced he was withdrawing new sanctions on North Korea.

Worldwide Airbus signs mammoth Chinese deal for 300 aircraft
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Juncker said he is looking forward to seeing positive results at the upcoming EU-China leaders' meeting. Xi stressed the importance of strengthening dialogue with Europe . China and Europe are two major forces in the world, and are important participants in and constructors of the economic globalization process, Xi said, adding that they share broad common interests.

Worldwide Special Olympics will be funded, Trump declared, reversing his administration's previous stance
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LGBTQ advocates are once again pouncing on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for refusing to directly answer a question about whether she opposed discrimination against students based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. A day earlier, he voiced support for funding Special Olympics . During the meeting, Democrat Mark Pocan asked DeVos whether she knew how many children would be affected by slashing the budget for the Special Olympics .

Worldwide Sorry Republicans, Adam Schiff Isn’t Going Anywhere
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Attorney General William Barr's four-page summary of the report remains the only thing most Americans, including those in Congress, know about it. He said Wednesday that Barr had "attempted to exonerate the President" from obstruction of justice allegations.

Worldwide Europe at United Nations says Golan is not Israeli territory
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Five European countries that sit on the UN Security Council on Tuesday rejected Trump's decision to recognise the Golan as Israeli territory and voiced concern the move could have broad consequences. Rouhani said developments in the Golan Heights were "very risky for regional security". "The UN's policy on the Golan is reflected in the relevant resolutions of the Security Council, and that policy, again, has not changed", said Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for the secretary general.

Worldwide EC directs Committee of Officers to examine PM Modi's address to nation
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The Lok Sabha election begins on Aprill 11 and will end on May 19 in seven phases. Speaking to Express.co.uk of the shock revelations, James Roberts of the Taxpayer's Alliance said: " India still receiving foreign aid cash, while overtaking Britain and becoming a space super power, will leave many taxpayers scratching their heads".

Worldwide In suburban Seattle, Boeing keeps on cranking out 737 Max planes
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The Department of Transportation has opened a probe into the FAA's approval process and recently launched a special committee to review the system, while the Justice Department reportedly pursues a criminal investigation into the certification of Boeing's Max jets - which were involved in the recent Lion's Air and Ethiopian Airlines crashes .

Worldwide Donald Trump: Phony Investigation Started 'Very High Up' in the Obama Administration
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Fourteen Republicans, a mix of conservatives plus moderates from swing districts, joined all voting Democrats in favor of the override. The final vote was 248 yeas to 181 nays. "The president is using the authority Congress has given him", said Republican Representative Sam Graves. Attorney General William Barr said the report concluded that Trump had not conspired with Russian Federation to win the 2016 presidential election.

Worldwide Mali: Over 130 Fulani villagers killed by gunmen
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Security Council mission visited Mali seeking solutions to the violence that killed hundreds of civilians a year ago and is spreading across West Africa's Sahel region. The attack on the villagers took place in Ogossagou and Welingara towns, according to local officials. Two witnesses questioned separately by AFP said hunters had burned down almost all the huts in the village.

Worldwide Jewish Agency Shlichim Attend 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference
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Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) while speaking at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference in Washington via satellite on Tuesday, exclaiming, "From this Benjamin: It's not about the Benjamins!" Despite Pence's claim, aside from Omar's remarks - which were rebuked by her congressional colleagues with a resolution condemning hate speech - not much has changed within Democratic leadership in regards to Israel, or even AIPAC .

Worldwide We believe in Boeing despite air crash - Ethiopian Airlines
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But the FAA is not expected to allow the dozens of 737 MAX planes it grounded back into the air until it learns more about the causes of the Ethiopian Air crash, the source said . Boeing has 5,012 orders for its 737 Max aircraft , 376 of which have been delivered so far. Parts of an engine and landing gear lie in a pile after being gathered by workers during the continuing recovery efforts at the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302.

Worldwide Michael Avenatti arrested, charged with trying to extort millions from Nike
Author: 0 Michael Avenatti arrested, charged with trying to extort millions from Nike

The charges mark a steep downfall for a lawyer who rose to fame past year as the attorney for Stormy Daniels , an adult-film actress who claimed to have an affair with Donald Trump more than a decade ago. Prosecutors in Los Angeles announced that Avenatti is also facing federal charges of bank fraud and wire fraud. On the same day, federal authorities in California announced Avenatti also faces federal charges of wire and bank fraud in the Central District of California .

Worldwide Jacinda Ardern: Our truly global hero
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Earlier, the world's tallest building - the 829m-high Burj Khalifa in Dubai - was lit up with an image of a hijab-clad Ardern hugging a woman in the wake of the killings, along with the words salaam, and its English translation, peace. New Zealand police said on their website a "transitional period" would allow people to turn in their guns without penalty. Saudi King Salman said, "The heinous massacre of the safe worshipers of mosques in New Zealand is a terrorist act and underlines the ...