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In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has drafted an executive action for President Donald...

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Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 23, the 174th day of 2018. There are 191 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 23, 1868, Christopher Latham Sholes received a patent for his “Type-Writer,” featuring a QWERTY keyboard; it was the first commercially successful...


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Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Immigration-Family Detention

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States....


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AP Top International News at 3:56 a.m. EDT

Trump pushes back against border separation uproar Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children Explosion as Ethiopia’s new, reformist prime minister speaks The Latest: Ethiopia PM set to address nation after blast Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention Ex-S. Korean...


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Ethiopia's prime minister says 'a few people' are dead after blast at rally he was

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister says ‘a few people’ are dead after blast at rally he was addressing.


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Explosion as Ethiopia's new, reformist prime minister speaks

Ethiopia New Prime Minister

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An explosion disrupted a huge rally for Ethiopia’s reformist new prime minister on Saturday shortly after he spoke and was waving to the crowd that had turned out in numbers unseen in recent years in the East African nation. An Associated Press reporter saw more than a...


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The Latest: Ethiopia PM set to address nation after blast

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on rally for Ethiopia’s reformist new prime minister (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Ethiopia’s reformist new prime minister is expected to address the nation shortly after an explosion disrupted a huge rally where he had been addressing supporters. An...


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Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

South Korea Obit Ex Prime Minister

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Jong-pil, the founder of South Korea’s spy agency whose political skills helped him also serve twice as prime minister, first under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency kidnapped, has died. He was 92. Kim was declared dead on arrival at Seoul’s...


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Explosion at rally for Ethiopia's new prime minister; state broadcaster reports 'few'

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Explosion at rally for Ethiopia’s new prime minister; state broadcaster reports ‘few’ injured.


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Report: US to send caskets to NKorea to return war remains

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean media reported that the U.S. military plans to send 215 caskets to North Korea through a border village on Saturday so that the North could begin the process of returning the remains of U.S. soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War....


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Beyond World Cup: Advocates call attention to Russian abuses

Russia Soccer WCup Daily Life

MOSCOW (AP) — Wrapped in national flags, jubilant fans dance at midnight in the streets of Moscow, smiling, laughing and cheering. While foreign spectators from all over the world are having a blast at the World Cup being hosted by Russia, human rights activists are urging them not to overlook the...


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