• US appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

    US appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

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    There were some other key changes, like religious - all religious language was stripped out of the order. That one, too, was promptly challenged in court and its central provisions have never gone into effect. "Congress granted the president broad power to deny entry to aliens, but that power is not absolute", Gregory wrote. "It can not go unchecked when, as here, the president wields it through an executive edict that stands to cause irreparable harm to individuals across this nation", the ...
  • Netanyahu: Temple Mount, Kotel will stay under Israeli sovereignty forever

    Netanyahu: Temple Mount, Kotel will stay under Israeli sovereignty forever

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    Hossam Zomlot, an aide to Abbas, said that "if President Trump wants to mediate and leads us to a historic agreement, a major agreement, we are ready to be his partners". Rubio also said that if reports that Trump asked two of the government's top intelligence chiefs to publicly deny evidence of cooperation between his campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election are true, that could impact the future relationship between the White House and the intelligence community.
  • Iran's President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election by a wide margin

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    The election result reflects the political coming-of-age of urban Iranians who voted in high numbers to thwart the candidacy of Raisi, whom they viewed as a second coming of the Holocaust-denying former President, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Many experts are sceptical that a president can change much in Iran, as long as the supreme leader has veto power over all policies and control over the security forces.
  • GOP Senators Take The Axe To Medicaid

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    It will take place at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, at the Ava Dorfman Senior Center, 305 E. Locust St. Congresswoman Stefanik has once again demonstrated that she does not vote in the best interest of her constituents, but instead votes along party line by voting "yes" to the American Health Care Act .
  • FA Cup Final is about Arsenal not me, says Arsene Wenger

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    Given Arsenal's dismal fifth-placed league finish, the 26-year-old is keen to give Gunners fans something to cheer about by helping his club win the trophy. Arsene Wenger of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on May 21, 2017 in London , England.
  • Off-duty female cop among dead in concert bombing

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    British Prime Minister Theresa May chaired a meeting on Wednesday of her emergency security cabinet group to talk about intelligence reports on Abedi and concerns he might have had outside support. On Wednesday, his father was detained by Libyan militia in the capital Tripoli while the suicide bomber's two brothers have separately been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.
  • China urges North Korea talks, skirts questions on US sanctions push

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    Tensions have been running high in the region over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, which Pyongyang sees as a deterrent against a potential invasion by its adversaries. Traditionally, the USA and China have negotiated new sanctions before involving the 13 other UN Security Council members. North Korea's latest missile ready for mass-production.