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World Woman allegedly calls police on 8-year-old black girl selling water
Author: 0 Woman allegedly calls police on 8-year-old black girl selling water

How did this hashtag take off? The girl's mother intervened and recorded the interaction on video . As soon as she approaches the woman to film her face, the caller squats behind a wall in a futile attempt to seek a cover. On Saturday, video of a white woman calling the police on an 8-year-old selling water bottles was uploaded to Instagram by the girl's mother. However, Rodger's mother says she's convinced the call was more than that calling it racially motivated.

World United States tells Syrian rebels it will not intervene in southern Syria
Author: 0 United States tells Syrian rebels it will not intervene in southern Syria

After securing the capital Damascus, Syrian President Bashar Assad appears keen to recapture the southern provinces of Daraa and Sweida, still mostly held by rebels. "We will fight with them [rebels] and return control by force". Assad has acknowledged negotiations over the south, but warned that if they failed, his troops would have "no choice" but to retake the area by force.

World Obama didn't separate 90,000 migrant families
Author: 0 Obama didn't separate 90,000 migrant families

AN OREGON clothing company has created an "I really care" collection of clothes to raise money for immigrants as a response to the Melania Trump jacket controversy. Past administrations, Nielsen said, separated families at the border when federal agents suspected the adult of human trafficking, smuggling, posing a national security risk or when the adult's relationship to the child could not be verified.

World Trump criticises 'dirty' restaurant for kicking out press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Author: 0 Trump criticises 'dirty' restaurant for kicking out press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders

She said several of her staff are gay and had seen Ms Sanders defend Mr Trump's efforts to exclude transgender people from the military - and more recently watched her defend the president's controversial immigration policy. Sanders had been out for dinner with friends, the cheese course already on the table, when owner Stephanie Wilkinson took her aside and requested that she leave the restaurant in Lexington, Virginia.

World Jacinda Ardern names her baby daughter Neve Te Aroha
Author: 0 Jacinda Ardern names her baby daughter Neve Te Aroha

Mr Gayford said that the birth had been "all a bit of a blur. for both of us", but added: "I won't forget the look on Jacinda's face when she finally held the baby. Usually, new mums leave hospital soon after delivering and go to Birthcare in Parnell to recover. The family took time to thank well wishers and share the name of their first child as they left Auckland City Hospital after the birth on Thursday at 4.45pm.

Author: 0 Trump pushes back against criticism of family separation

The Kansas Republican spent 90 minutes at the center and described it as a camp providing good food and medical care. He said he played soccer with some of the children. While the 45th POTUS has argued since his campaigning days that he needs $25 billion to build the southern border wall between Mexico and the United States, he said on Friday that Republicans need to shift their focus - at least temporarily.

World French jogger detained after accidentally crossing US Border in Canada
Author: 0 French jogger detained after accidentally crossing US Border in Canada

However, a spokesperson for the agency told CBC that all individuals who arrive in the USA without permission to legally cross the border will be subjected to a standardized processing procedure. Ferne said workers on site told her she had to present the documents to Immigration Canada to determine if Roman was eligible to be discharged back to Canada.

World Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa uninjured in 'assassination attempt' explosion
Author: 0 Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa uninjured in 'assassination attempt' explosion

Marry Chiwenga, the wife of Zimbabwe's First Vice-President, Constantino Chiwenga , was also injured and pictures on social media showed the president visiting her in hospital. Mnangagwa had been in the city to campaign for votes ahead of nationwide elections due on 30 July. "Political violence of any nature from any quarter is totally unacceptable", he said.

World Saudi women driving ban ends
Author: 0 Saudi women driving ban ends

They could detain groups of unmarried men and women for simply standing around or sitting together. Daniah al-Ghalbi, a newly-licensed Saudi woman driver, during a test-drive in the Red Sea resort of Jeddah, a day before the lifting of a ban on women driving in the conservative Arab kingdom.

World Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from Virginia eatery
Author: 0 Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from Virginia eatery

Sanders' father, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee , blasted the owners of Red Hen for their intolerance. Of course, others are swarming to the restaurant's page to leave one-star reviews and comments like this one: "Rude, bigoted, hateful staff and owners".

World Merkel and Macron Agreed on a Separate Eurozone Budget
Author: 0 Merkel and Macron Agreed on a Separate Eurozone Budget

At the heart of the problem lie deep divisions over who should take responsibility for arriving migrants - often Mediterranean countries like Italy , Greece and increasingly Spain - how long they should be required to accommodate them, and what should be done to help those European Union countries hardest hit.

World European Union leaders to hold crisis talks on migration
Author: 0 European Union leaders to hold crisis talks on migration

The two leaders also backed setting up reception centres where migrants would be held while their asylum claims are considered. "So instead of taking, we are willing to give", said Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, the League leader.

World European Union leaders to hold crisis talks on migration
Author: 0 European Union leaders to hold crisis talks on migration

The two leaders also backed setting up reception centres where migrants would be held while their asylum claims are considered. "So instead of taking, we are willing to give", said Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, the League leader.

World First lady's 'I don't care' jacket causes a stir
Author: 0 First lady's 'I don't care' jacket causes a stir

Under Mr Trump's executive order, immigrant families will now be housed together in detention centres while individual family members face charges. Trump said she wanted to learn more about how these children can be reunited with their parents "as quickly as possible".

World Several people killed in explosion at a rally for new Ethiopian PM
Author: 0 Several people killed in explosion at a rally for new Ethiopian PM

Eritrea's longtime President Isaias Afwerki noted "positive signals" in recent days from Ethiopia and said the delegation will "gauge current developments directly and in depth" to plan future steps. " Ethiopia will be on top again, and the foundations will be love, unity and inclusivity", he declared, drressed in a green T-shirt and a hat. He also pledged to reconcile the country, which has witnessed years of protests.

World Polls open in Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections
Author: 0 Polls open in Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections

The early parliamentary and presidential elections in Turkey are scheduled to be held on Sunday, June 24, that is, nearly a year and a half earlier than planned. Pro-Kurdish candidate Selahattin Demirtas tweeted his hopes for a calm election day, urging young people to vote. This weekend's election in Turkey may be a lose-lose scenario for investors.

World Trump Extends National Emergency Order Declaring North Korea A Threat
Author: 0 Trump Extends National Emergency Order Declaring North Korea A Threat

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Wednesday said he was unaware of any steps taken by North Korea toward dismantling its nuclear weapons program since the Singapore summit and does not expect any in the immediate future. "I have faith that, with the joint efforts of China and North Korea , our relationship can definitely benefit both countries and both peoples", Xi said, according to Chinese state media.

World New Zealand leader recovers with mac-n-cheese after birth
Author: 0 New Zealand leader recovers with mac-n-cheese after birth

Opposition leaders said that "the country would be leaderless while she was hospitalized", The New York Times reported at the time. "The term Prime Miniature is just too ideal. The prime minister had been given a due date of June 17, and she only stopped flying to and from New Zealand's capital, Wellington, on June 11. Dozens of reporters waited for the good news after Ms Ardern was taken to Auckland Hospital for the birth but they'll have to make their way back in coming days to get a ...

World Trump Signs Executive Order To Keep Families Together
Author: 0 Trump Signs Executive Order To Keep Families Together

Richard Klabechek of Oak Grove, Minnesota, who attended the president's rally Wednesday evening in Duluth, said he was unmoved by the audio of crying children, saying it was "the media playing the heartstrings of the public". A Pentagon memo to members of Congress, obtained by the AP, said the military has been asked to have the facilities available as early as July, through the end of the year.

World Brexit: 'You are not alone', Juncker tells Irish government
Author: 0 Brexit: 'You are not alone', Juncker tells Irish government

Claiming there is "clearly a great deal of work" remaining to be done in Brexit negotiations, Mr Coveney said: "Our strong preference remains an overall EU-UK future relationship which would resolve all issues". The Commission President did not try his luck at either Gaelic football or hurling, preferring to leave it to athletes who demonstrated the sport. In a joint statement, the Scottish and Welsh leaders said quitting was not in the national interest and urged Mrs May to secure a ...

World Trump, with 'angel families' behind him, stresses need for hard-line immigration stance
Author: 0 Trump, with 'angel families' behind him, stresses need for hard-line immigration stance

Ann Coulter, a conservative pundit, said Sunday in an interview on Fox News that kids at the border were " actor children" who were "given scripts to read by liberals". "We can not allow our country to be overrun by illegal immigrants, " he tweeted. The mother said: "No one's going to separate us again". Trump has repeatedly claimed falsely that the crisis at the border - which stemmed from his administration's new "zero tolerance" policy - was the fault of Democrats.

World May faces down pro-EU rebel lawmakers to win Brexit vote
Author: 0 May faces down pro-EU rebel lawmakers to win Brexit vote

The UK government bill on Brexit will irrevocably pave the way for Britain's withdrawal from the EU. One lawmaker said May had had no option but to take on the rebels or risk their rebellion growing as she cuts ties with the EU. Following the vote, the Prime Minister issued a call for national and party unity. But Conservative lawmaker Phillip Lee , who resigned as a junior health minister last week so he could oppose the government, said "it's nonsense that somehow this makes it harder ...

World Video Shows Priest Slap Baby During Baptism
Author: 0 Video Shows Priest Slap Baby During Baptism

Ohlalalala! I will scream louder than you. The woman holding the child begins to pull away from the priest, while a church official attempts to step in and stop the priest from going further. Another outraged user wrote , "It's supposed to be a speech about how this child is joining the community through his baptism and he clocks the poor kid in the middle of it".

World The U.S. wants to create a
Author: 0 The U.S. wants to create a "Space force"

She also warned that after USA military build-up sets in space, it would have a "destabilising effect on strategic stability and worldwide security". While Russia has a branch of the military called "space forces", their activities are "purely defensive", she stressed.

World Suspect arrested in death of South Florida rapper XXXTentacion
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in death of South Florida rapper XXXTentacion

According to the site, the Broward County Sheriff's Department brought 22-year-old Dedrick D. Williams into custody and was booked on first-degree murder. It says he "had an active part in the murder of [2 words redacted] by blocking in the victim's vehicle so that the two gunman (sic) could rob the victim at gun point".

World President Trump Signs Order to End Family Separations at Border
Author: 0 President Trump Signs Order to End Family Separations at Border

He encouraged those across the United States to imagine themselves in the shoes of these families who are trying to seek a safe haven inside the country, and left a simple, but pointed question: "Are we a nation that accepts the cruelty of ripping children from their parents' arms, or are we a nation that values families, and works to keep them together?" Under a court settlement, the federal government can not hold the children for more than 20 days.

World US President Donald Trump orders an end to immigrants family separations
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump orders an end to immigrants family separations

An avid viewer of cable television news , Trump recognized that the family separation issue was a growing political problem, White House sources said. Perhaps more importantly, 70 percent of women disapprove, according to a Quinnipiac University poll taken June 14-17. But now, with the executive order, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will take custody of the entire family.

Author: 0 Trump orders end to migrant family separations, caving to pressure

President Donald Trump says he'll be signing something "in a little while" to address the spike in the number of migrant children being separated from their families at the border. "Beyond this one problem of immigration- you can mention the word " comprehensive " or you don't have to use it", Mr. Trump said. Although Nielsen arrived late to the press briefing on Monday, she cooly responded to an increasingly emotional press corp on the issue of child separations, explaining the law and ...