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Global Media North Korea, China agree to boost cooperation
Author: 0 North Korea, China agree to boost cooperation

The United States stations 28,500 troops in South Korea as a legacy of the conflict. Any joint statement is unlikely to include economic cooperation with the North, Im said. Chinese President Xi Jinping has coached his North Korean counterpart Kim Jong Un on high-stakes diplomacy. Suga noted, however, that North Korea has said it would not conduct tests and Kim had promised complete denuclearisation.

Global Media Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust
Author: 0 Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud, breach of trust

The residence's former deputy director was also indicted in the case. Accusing her of "exploiting her status as the wife of the prime minister", prosecutors said Sara Netanyahu and a top aide colluded in a "planned, ongoing and systematic" scheme both to break government rules and to prevent state accountants from learning of her trespasses.

Global Media Who killed XXXTentacion? Suspect arrested in rapper's shooting death
Author: 0 Who killed XXXTentacion? Suspect arrested in rapper's shooting death

Wednesday on suspicion of murder , according to the Broward County Sheriff's Office. In addition to multiple grand theft charges, his last arrest stemmed from weapons and cocaine possession. A spontaneous memorial forced cops to fire rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse hundreds of rap fans who took over a central Los Angeles neighborhood on Tuesday to pay final respects to slain hip hop artist XXXTentacion .

Global Media House Republicans cancel vote on immigration legislation
Author: 0 House Republicans cancel vote on immigration legislation

The roll calls would let Republicans assert to voters that they tried addressing the immigration problem. Trump's executive order directs the attorney general to promptly file a request with U.S. But the rejection of the Goodlatte bill means the President should help Coffman push the Ryan bill through the House, Coffman argued. The House prepared to vote on a Republican immigration bill containing language aimed at halting the taking of immigrant children from parents being detained ...

Global Media US, South Korea Agree To Suspend Joint Military Exercise
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And the agreement was followed by North Korea's implementation of "practical measures" for complete denuclearization - including a pledge to shut down its missile engine test site after the decision to dismantle the only nuclear test site in Punggye-ri, Moon added.

Global Media TIME Magazine Cover Features President Trump with Sobbing Migrant Child
Author: 0 TIME Magazine Cover Features President Trump with Sobbing Migrant Child

Trump had initially responded to criticisms by claiming that it was not in his power to reverse the family separation policy , which his own administration had implemented. With the adult detained and facing prosecution, any minors accompanying them are taken away. Moore further said that he really wanted to "pick the girl up" at that moment but he couldn't.

Author: 0 Melania Trump makes surprise visit to migrant children facility

Trump, who works with personal stylist Hervé Pierre, often changes her clothing en route to a destination, so it's not known if she was alerted to the potentially offensive message on her jacket or if she had already planned to change into something else.

Global Media Donald Trump touts 'very good news' in North Korea nuke deal
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A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of USA relations with North Korea, a change that comes after his historic summit with that country's leader, Kim Jong Un . He said South Korea expects the discussions in Beijing will help move forward the process of denuclearization . The most famous mass games event were the Arirang performances, which told the propagandistic tale of North Korea's resurgence after the twin tragedies of Japanese colonial rule ...

Global Media House rejects conservative immigration bill, delays vote on second measure
Author: 0 House rejects conservative immigration bill, delays vote on second measure

Trump said of congressional Democrats. "I'm hoping that most of those kids are still pretty close to their parents and they can bring them back together quickly", said John Sandweg, a former acting director of U.S. Simply opening up the borders to anyone and everyone, or declining to arrest families at all, is not a proposal that many Democrats are making. "What is the goal of the House doing good immigration bills when you need 9 votes by Democrats in the Senate, and the Dems are only ...

Global Media German Leaders Mull Next Steps in Migration Standoff
Author: 0 German Leaders Mull Next Steps in Migration Standoff

That hope, however, is running up against an "axis of the willing" to combat immigration announced last week by Italy's new far-right interior minister and his German and Austrian counterparts. The interior minister, Horst Seehofer, until recently leader of the CSU, wants tighter controls at the German border. Underlining the unenviable task ahead for Merkel, Welt daily said, "it would be nearly a miracle if she emerges a victor from the next European Union summit".

Global Media Former President Barack Obama Breaks Silence On Family Separations At Border
Author: 0 Former President Barack Obama Breaks Silence On Family Separations At Border

Trump's order also seeks to modify the terms of the latest settlement on the 1997 Flores case , which prohibits the government from keeping migrant children in detention for more than 20 days. He and other officials had repeatedly said they had no choice but to separate families stopped at the border because of the law and a court decision.

Author: 0 Trump to ‘sign something’ on immigrant family separations

Mr Trump's executive order now requires immigrant families be detained together when they are caught entering the country illegally. While top officials have also stood by Trump's "zero tolerance " approach, insisting children are being held in humane conditions, criticism has swelled from worldwide rights groups, Christian evangelicals, former USA first ladies and the president's own Republican Party.

Global Media New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern in hospital for birth
Author: 0 New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern in hospital for birth

The 37-year-old and her partner, television presenter Clarke Gayford, have not yet revealed the sex of the baby, which was due on Sunday. She's expected to briefly speak to reporters after the birth. Ms Ardern's press staff says the prime minister expects no preferential treatment. Ardern will follow in the footsteps of the late Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto , who in 1990 became the only women in recorded history to give birth while in power.

Global Media Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems
Author: 0 Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems

Several residents have reported symptoms such as itchy throats and watery eyes and noses in response to the affected air quality, KMGB reports. Lava continued to gush from a fissure at the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii's Puna district on Saturday, June 16.

Global Media DREAMWORLD: Day Two Of Inquest Into Ride Tragedy Begins
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However, a memo had been sent to Dreamworld staff days before the tragedy warning the emergency stop button was not to be pressed unless there were certain specific circumstances. He said past incidents and previous breakdowns of the ride would be explored and investigated during the inquest. Detective Sergeant Brown also told the inquest that staff with different levels of experiences were told different information about the stop buttons.

Global Media US Senate slaps down Trump's 'bad deal' to lift ban on ZTE
Author: 0 US Senate slaps down Trump's 'bad deal' to lift ban on ZTE

Reinstating a ban would cut off ZTE's access to the chips and components it needs to build smartphones and networking equipment - essentially a death sentence. Section 1243 of the bill reiterates the Unites States' decades-long stance that the Taiwan Relations Act and "Six Assurances" are both cornerstones of Taiwan-U.S.

Global Media US, South Korea Call Off Joint Military Exercises
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met US President Donald Trump for the first ever summit between the two countries, in Singapore last week. The annual UFG exercise is participated by government administrative agencies, major private mobilization entities, advanced army, naval, and air forces, Marine Corps, U.S.

Global Media CEO Musk emails staff alleging employee 'sabotage'
Author: 0 CEO Musk emails staff alleging employee 'sabotage'

I was dismayed to learn this weekend about a Tesla employee who had conducted quite extensive and damaging sabotage to our operations. A company spokeswoman did not respond to requests for comment. "Could just be a random event...., but only the paranoid survive". And while we're still a ways away from a Tesla driving itself from LA to NY with zero driver interaction - something Elon Musk promised would go down in 2017 - there's no denying that Tesla's Autopilot feature, when used as ...

Global Media Former FIFA chief Blatter to attend World Cup on Wednesday
Author: 0 Former FIFA chief Blatter to attend World Cup on Wednesday

Press Association Sport understands the 82-year-old Blatter will attend Wednesday's match between Portugal and Morocco at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Mr Blatter claimed a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin during his stay had not yet been confirmed. No charges have yet been brought and Blatter has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing.

Global Media Dozens Missing After Indonesian Ferry Sinks
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Later, the local police chief said that the evacuation has been halted due to bad weather. Rescuers searched Indonesia's Lake Toba on Tuesday for dozens of passengers still missing after a ferry capsized at the popular tourist destination.

Global Media What is behind U.S. decision to abandon UN Human Rights Council?
Author: 0 What is behind U.S. decision to abandon UN Human Rights Council?

Diplomats from across the globe defended the United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday after the United States withdrew from a body it branded an anti-Israel "cesspool". "Should it become reformed, we would be happy to rejoin it", Haley said. However, Haley notes how "this step is not a retreat from human rights commitments".

Global Media Afghan Taliban reject cease-fire extension
Author: 0 Afghan Taliban reject cease-fire extension

Najibullah Kamawal, director of the health department in the eastern Nangarhar province, says another 65 people were wounded in Saturday's attack. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Sunday's attack. During the ceasefire, Taliban militants were able to receive medical and humanitarian assistance and Taliban prisoners could see their families, he added.

Author: 0 Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

While top officials have also stood by Trump's "zero tolerance" approach, insisting children are being held in humane conditions, criticism has swelled from global rights groups, Christian evangelicals, former U.S. Cruz's bill would double the number of federal immigration judges, authorize new temporary shelters to house migrant families and limit the processing of asylum cases to no more than 14 days - a goal immigrant advocates say would be hard to meet.

Global Media Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

Journalists have been placed in the unusual position of covering the Trump administration as a propaganda outlet rather than reliable source, fact-checking and swatting away the administration's lies about the family separation policy in real time.

Global Media Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system
Author: 0 Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

President Trump only talked about separating kids from their families in the context of political optics - not the actual policy, according to a GOP member. Parents who are referred by border agents for prosecution are held in federal jails, while their children are moved into border shelter facilities under the custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement, a Department of Health and Human Services agency.