• Portland Police Disperse Crowds at Patriot Prayer Event

    Portland Police Disperse Crowds at Patriot Prayer Event

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    Outlaw directed the professional standards division to begin gathering evidence to determine if the force used was within policy and training guidelines. They included people dressed as clowns and a brass band blaring music. Saturday's rally, organized by Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson, was the third to roil Portland this summer.
  • Federal judge: Trump administration still not justified ending DACA

    Federal judge: Trump administration still not justified ending DACA

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    U.S. District Judge John Bates said his decision to order the Obama-era policy be upheld is predicated on the Department of Homeland Security's so-called failure to defend the merits of nullifying the program. "A conclusory assertion that a prior policy is illegal, accompanied by a hodgepodge of illogical or post hoc policy assertions , simply will not do ".
  • Donald Trump admits son was getting dirt on Hillary Clinton

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    He went on to distance himself from Trump Jr. and the meeting: "I did not know about it!" A July 2017 statement dictated by the president read: "We primarily discussed a program about the adoption of Russian children that was active and popular with American families years ago".
  • 9-year-old's lemonade stand robbed by BB gun-toting suspect

    9-year-old's lemonade stand robbed by BB gun-toting suspect

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    While searching for the suspect, deputies found a trail that led into the woods where the hat, a black-colored BB handgun and a stolen metal tin containing the boy's cash were recovered, police said. Within hours, he had raised over $250 for his landscaping business. "Everybody talks about how he brings smiles to everybody". "His eyebrows shot up into his forehead, and he was very excited".
  • Mom accused of killing daughter had been cleared

    Mom accused of killing daughter had been cleared

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    Then she walked into the murky river at about 4 p.m. and left her daughter, Je'Hyrah Daniels, in the water, police said. "I loved her with every bone in my body", the report said. Police found her body half-submerged shortly after, but it was too late. She was taken into custody. Denson was walking nearby and was arrested. "Unfortunately at this time , there are much more questions than there are answers", Police Chief Brian Dugan told reporters according to Fox 13 News.
  • 31 shot, two killed in Sunday morning Chicago shootings

    31 shot, two killed in Sunday morning Chicago shootings

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    According to reports , a 50-year-old male was killed whilst a 55-year-old woman was wounded in the shooting. The spate of deadly shootings took place across multiple Chicago neighborhoods mostly on the West and South sides, from 5pm on Friday to 10am on Sunday.
  • Barack Obama’s birthday marks 1st official Barack Obama Day

    Barack Obama’s birthday marks 1st official Barack Obama Day

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    Cherry. An early version of the bill had pushed for the day to be a legal holiday with paid time off and closed government offices, but the final version made it a commemorative holiday. Bruce Rauner signed the measure into law on August 6, 2017. "It's incredibly proud for IL that the president came from IL. I think it's awesome, and I think we should celebrate it", he said .
  • Fear mounts as hurricane ploughs towards Hawaii's volcano

    Fear mounts as hurricane ploughs towards Hawaii's volcano

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    Hurricane Hector became a Category 4 storm for a few hours early Sunday but then dipped back to Category 3, still a risky force, as it headed across the Pacific, threatening to hit Hawaii's Big Island and possibly its active volcano, officials said early Sunday.
  • European allies fear USA seeks Iran regime change as it restores sanctions

    European allies fear USA seeks Iran regime change as it restores sanctions

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    Increased US hostility has also driven a run on Iran's currency, which has lost around two-thirds of its value in six months. "We've said this before", said Pompeo, the former Central Intelligence Agency chief. Iranians accuse "political leaders of leading the country into ruin with mismanagement and corruption - and, now, new USA sanctions promise to make things even tougher", DW TV reported on Sunday.
  • Prosecutors detail how they built Manafort case

    Prosecutors detail how they built Manafort case

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    Ms Laporta, the 14th witness to testify for the prosecution, was the most damaging yet for Mr Manafort in the first trial arising from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee, said after Mr Trump's tweet: "It is clear to me he is very anxious about it and he wants to prevent it any way he can".
  • Tom Harris resigns from Labour Party after 34 years

    Tom Harris resigns from Labour Party after 34 years

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    Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has called for "further discussion and dialogue" with the Jewish community as the row over anti-Semitism continues. Hodge, a veteran Jewish MP said that the investigation was "punishing" her for "fair criticism", which her lawyers claim is a breach of "natural justice".
  • France bans smartphones in schools

    France bans smartphones in schools

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    Every parent knows how hard it can be to get children of all ages to leave their phones aside for more than a few minutes at once, but starting this fall, French students will need to focus on educational activities while attending school .
  • Dean wins Tennessee Dem primary for governor

    Dean wins Tennessee Dem primary for governor

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    A general election win would be historic for either Black or Blackburn , since the state has never elected a woman as governor or USA senator. Voters made it official Thursday. Haslam's administration, continued to gravitate to his positive approach. Despite being considered the underdog, Lee won the primary with about 37-percent of the vote.
  • 'Never, ever threaten the United States again': Trump lashes out at Iran

    'Never, ever threaten the United States again': Trump lashes out at Iran

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    The downturn has sparked waves of protests across Iran. The central bank has blamed "enemies" for the fall of the currency, and the judiciary said 29 people had been arrested on charges that carry the death penalty. The immediate result has been a 100 per cent devaluation of the Iranian rial against the U.S. dollar. Based on social media reports, businessmen and shopkeepers in Isfahan's Shapoor-i Jadid district as well as truckers in northern parts of the city have gone on strike.
  • Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls its envoy over 'interference'

    Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls its envoy over 'interference'

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    Saudi Arabia has asked Canada's ambassador to leave the country within 24 hours, just two days after Canada criticized the arrest of women's rights and human rights activists in the Arab kingdom. The Canadian envoy in Riyadh is no longer welcome. Ms. Badawi's wife was recently granted Canadian citizenship. Mr. Allam said what's happened reminds him of a 2015 diplomatic dispute between Sweden and Saudi Arabia.
  • Watch an alleged drone attack on Venezuela’s president sends soldiers fleeing

    Watch an alleged drone attack on Venezuela’s president sends soldiers fleeing

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    The Broad Front opposition alliance issued a statement accusing the government or leaping to the assumption the explosions were an assassination attempt and of making "irresponsible" accusations without any proof. "If the government of Venezuela has hard information that they want to present to us that would show a potential violation of USA criminal law, we'll take a serious look at it".
  • Trump tweets about secret Trump Tower meeting

    Trump tweets about secret Trump Tower meeting

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    Attorney Jay Sekulow was confronted with a clip of his previous statements on the meeting where he said it was to discuss Russian orphans, before being asked about Trump's tweet Sunday morning admitting the meet-up was to get information about his opponent, Hillary Clinton .
  • China won't accept US trade 'blackmail': state media

    China won't accept US trade 'blackmail': state media

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    Some say President Trump is trying to raise pressure on China ahead of key mid-term elections at home in November. That was more than double earlier proposals of 10%. U.S. President Donald Trump has said he is determined to reduce the large U.S. trade deficit with China. China immediately retaliated by imposing levies on the same amount of United States goods.
  • South Sudan, rebels sign final power-sharing deal

    South Sudan, rebels sign final power-sharing deal

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    I believe that this agreement will continue to be implemented within the spirit and letter. The South Sudanese President also said that he was "going to sign", the agreement. Negotiations for the peace deal had been completed and any outstanding issues with his opponents would be settled after signing of the deal, Kiir said.
  • Air Tanker Deployed to Contain Devastating Mendocino Complex Wildfires

    Air Tanker Deployed to Contain Devastating Mendocino Complex Wildfires

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    The scorched land figure is expected to rise when the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection ( Cal Fire ) issues an update, a spokeswoman said. Firefighters by Saturday morning had managed to contain 41 percent of the Carr blaze and authorities were allowing some evacuees to return, Cal Fire said.
  • Real estate takes center stage in Manafort trial

    Real estate takes center stage in Manafort trial

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    Laporta, who testified under a grant of immunity from prosecutors, said she knew what she did was "not appropriate", adding that "you can't pick and choose what's a loan and what's income". Speaking on CNN on Thursday , Justice Correspondent Jessica Schneider also noted that the timing of Manafort's cash flow problem is significant because, in her words, "That was around the time he offered to work for the Trump campaign for free".
  • Omarosa's Book: Trump's Mental Decline Is Undeniable

    Omarosa's Book: Trump's Mental Decline Is Undeniable

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    She also spoke out about a potential tell-all book and what she really thinks of Trump's tweeting. "There's no way anyone who knows Donald Trump , but has not bought in to him in some way, could watch him last night and not come away with the feeling that the President of the United States is completely unhinged and getting worse by the day".