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World News Thousands Protest At 'Families Belong Together' Marches Nationwide
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Standing under the blazing sun that caused at least one participant to pass out, the crowd from babies in strollers to senior citizens carrying umbrellas gathered near the gazebo in the Sunken Gardens as part of a larger protest against President Trump's handling of immigrant families that took place in more than 600 cities across the country on Saturday, including rallies in York and Philadelphia.

World News Australia's $26 Billion Warship Deal Goes to Britain's BAE
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The first ship for the Royal Navy cut steel previous year in Glasgow and is due to hit the water in 2020. BAE Systems Australia Chief Executive, Gabby Costigan, said: "Construction of the Global Combat Ship - Australia is expected to make a significant contribution to the nation's economy, creating thousands of jobs, supporting new industries and boosting the national supply chain for decades to come".

World News Police find 11 bodies from home in Indian capital
Author: 0 Police find 11 bodies from home in Indian capital

Every morning, their shop would open by 6, but when it didn't till 7.30 today, a neighbour went to check on the family and was shocked to find majority hanging from the grill ceiling. No suicide note has been found, Kumar said. Two of them could be minors, an officer said. The local residents of the area reported the matter to police and investigation is underway.

World News Social media played big role during, after attack on paper
Author: 0 Social media played big role during, after attack on paper

A law enforcement official said the suspect was identified as Jarrod W. Ramos. Prior to naming him, authorities said the gunman entered the building in a targeted attack and "looked for his victims". The suspect was taken into custody at the scene but was not cooperating with investigators, police said. The article said Ramos had contacted the woman on Facebook and thanked her "for being the only person ever to say, 'Hello, ' or be nice to him in school".

World News Thieves Drain Bank Account of Oldest Living US Veteran
Author: 0 Thieves Drain Bank Account of Oldest Living US Veteran

Fortunately for Overton a GoFundMe account that was created to help pay for his care is still taking care of him for the time being. "Someone set up a bogus account, got his Social Security number and accessed his personal checking account", Volma Overton, the third cousin of Overton, told the Dallas Morning News .

World News US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban
Author: 0 US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

A lower court had ruled that the travel ban was unconstitutional. Trump has called the travel ban necessary to protect the U.S. against attacks by Islamic militants. It also comes at a time when the Anti-Defamation League has found that that domestic white supremacists and other far-right groups committed the majority of extremist-related murders in the United States in 2017.

World News USA government intends to 'detain families together'
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A large group of women occupied the Hart Senate Office building in Washington on Thursday in protest of Trump administration immigration policy. Last week, Trump penned an executive order to end family separations at the border due to harsh criticism.

World News United States presses UN Security Council to sanction Iran
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Pompeo stated in a June 21 tweet that "Iran's corrupt regime has enriched IRGC, Hizballah and Hamas, and plundered the country's wealth on proxy wars overseas while Iranian families struggle". Rouhani - who signed the nuclear deal with the previous United States administration - was re-elected in May 2017 on the promise of boosting the economy and implementing social reforms.

World News Trump to announce Supreme Court pick to replace Kennedy on July 9
Author: 0 Trump to announce Supreme Court pick to replace Kennedy on July 9

Collins voted to support all five Supreme Court justices nominated during her tenure, including two from President George W. Bush and two from President Barack Obama . Collins and Murkowski - as well as a small cadre of moderate Democratic senators - are likely to receive heavy attention from Trump administration officials as the White House tries to secure support for the president's yet-to-be named nominee.

Author: 0 Holiday or boot camp? Youth braces for national service

The national service covers all citizens, regardless of gender. The government will consult with the youth, parents, teachers' unions and local governments in October before a final decision is made on how the mandatory phase of the program should work.

World News Facial recognition found Capital Gazette suspect among 10M photos
Author: 0 Facial recognition found Capital Gazette suspect among 10M photos

Ramos is now being held without bond. Although police were still investigating motives in the case, The Baltimore Sun - which owns The Capital and helped its small team of surviving journalists put out Friday's edition - said Ramos had feuded with the daily over a 2011 story covering a criminal harassment case against him.

World News Putin, Trump to discuss Syria at summit
Author: 0 Putin, Trump to discuss Syria at summit

The announcement comes a day after National Security Adviser John Bolton held talks with Moscow officials for the summit . Niinisto said the agenda would be decided in coming weeks, adding that Trump and Putin would "certainly discuss the overall worldwide situation and hopefully also arms control and disarmament issues" during their meeting in the Finnish capital.

Author: 0 Prank caller talks to Donald Trump aboard Air Force One

While the White House isn't commenting on the matter, the audio has been posted online in a podcast. John Melendez , the former Howard Stern sidekick known as " Stuttering John ", launched a series of tweets making the claim, which given his history as a prankster, could also be an elaborate prank on on his followers or a publicity stunt while he's national news .

Author: 0 Automakers: New Tariffs Could Force Job Cuts

A 25-percent tariff on imported vehicles and vehicle components would result in a 1.5 percent decline in production and cause 195,000 United States workers to lose jobs over a 1- to 3-year period or possibly longer, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics.

World News Tusk warns EU leaders about EU-US relations
Author: 0 Tusk warns EU leaders about EU-US relations

The 28 EU leaders adopted a text in the early hours of Friday, in which they gave their full support to the commission's response to Trump's tariffs on European steel and aluminium, in place since 1 June. "I am not sure that we will find an agreement between the USA and the European Union, but we try", he concluded. European Union trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom said Tuesday that it is not planning on talking trade with the U.S.

World News India supports Russian Federation at chemical weapons meet
Author: 0 India supports Russian Federation at chemical weapons meet

India shares this concern and expresses its deepest sympathies to the victims of chemical weapon attacks and their families. " Moscow does not recognise the legitimacy of the new mechanism within the OPCW", Ryabkov said in comments carried by Russian news agencies.

World News Bavarian conservatives not seeking to break up German 'grand coalition' -Seehofer
Author: 0 Bavarian conservatives not seeking to break up German 'grand coalition' -Seehofer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on European Union member states to agree this week to allocate an additional €3 billion in assistance for Syrian refugees in Turkey. If Seehofer goes ahead with his plans, many members of Merkel's CDU say she would be forced to fire him. Two polls this week have suggested that the CSU's strategy may be backfiring with voters as well, with one Friday showing Merkel's popularity remaining high.

World News Capital Gazette shooting: Obsessive, grudge-filled Twitter account finally gets pulled
Author: 0 Capital Gazette shooting: Obsessive, grudge-filled Twitter account finally gets pulled

Ramos was employed by an IT contractor for the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics - the agency that does the monthly jobs report and other economic data - from 2007 through 2014, a department spokesman said. "Rob was an editor and columnist at the paper, and one of the most gentle and amusing people I've ever known". Ramos sued the paper for defamation in 2012.

World News Historic moment Prince William shakes hands with President Abbas
Author: 0 Historic moment Prince William shakes hands with President Abbas

Mr Rivlin said: "I know you are going to meet President Abbas". "We know this is not a time when we can celebrate progress in the Middle East peace progress, but we believe that engagement is just as important in challenging times as it is in good times", Philip Hall, Britain's consul general in Jerusalem, told journalists on Monday.

World News Police chief on deadly Maryland newspaper shooting: 'This was a targeted attack'
Author: 0 Police chief on deadly Maryland newspaper shooting: 'This was a targeted attack'

The official was briefed on the investigation but was not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. "Violence is never tolerated in any form, no matter whom it is against", White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said following the shooting. The suspect in The Capital newspaper shooting, Jarrod Ramos , had tried suing the paper for defamation.

World News Trump dubs Heitkamp a 'liberal Democrat,' urges her defeat
Author: 0 Trump dubs Heitkamp a 'liberal Democrat,' urges her defeat

He accused Heitkamp of working hand-in-hand with Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and Pelosi. Mr. Trump ticked off a list of votes cast by Ms. Trump left out the part about Heitkamp voting for his first Supreme Court nominee, Gorsuch. Republicans hold a 51-49 margin in the Senate. Crowley, a 56-year-old New York Democrat, lost on Tuesday evening to self-defined socialist Ocasio-Cortez in a major upset.

World News North and South Korea begin consultations on linking their motor roads - Yonhap
Author: 0 North and South Korea begin consultations on linking their motor roads - Yonhap

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington D.C. will not put a timeline on negotiations with North Korea but will instead constantly reassess latter's commitment to denuclearization. "North Korea has had a decade-long nuclear testing sequence where they have presumably learned a lot about designs", he told CNN. "I don't anticipate that this is an end of all exercises and training as we know it, but rather these visible exercises that are right up front that may cause ...

World News Prankster calls Trump, White House puts him right through
Author: 0 Prankster calls Trump, White House puts him right through

How did he do it? "This is how easy it is to infiltrate the administration", said Melendez. He reached several White House operators before being told the president would call him back. Kushner then told John that the line would call him back - even though the number was of a California registry and didn't match Menendez's contact information.

Author: 0 Women Among Candidates Trump Considering For SCOTUS Seat

The short list includes two women, he said . She added, "the US Supreme Court does not have the opportunity to review state supreme court decisions concerning state constitutional questions - it doesn't have jurisdiction". Wade . In an interview Thursday , the senator noted that, if he is nominated to the Supreme Court, the Senate's rules technically would allow him to vote for himself.

Author: 0 Multiple people shot at newspaper in Maryland

Chief Altomare also he confirmed that investigators used facial recognition technology to identify the suspect, but said previous reports that Ramos had mutilated his own fingertips to make identification more hard were not true. The court agreed the article was accurate and based on public records, the document showed. The police chief said newspaper at the time didn't want to press charges for fear that would "exacerbate an already flammable situation".