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  1. Advocates Warn Against Detaining Families IndefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    ... the Flores settlement, which required that the facilities be licensed to take care of children and not be secured or prison-like. Advocates have opposed licensing for all three centers and at the end of 2016, a Texas judge found licenses for the two ...

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  2. Across Europe and America, the media establishment desperately wants...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    In recent days, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to launch a broadside at German Chancellor Angela Merkel over her 'open border' policy towards accepting millions of mostly poor migrants from Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East. The policy has led to steep increases in crime in Germany, with most of it tied to migrant communities as they spread throughout German cities.

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  3. Yemeni forces claim progress in battle for Hodeida's airportRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Yemeni fighters backed by the United Arab Emirates said they seized the southern runway of the international airport near Yemen's port city of Hodeida, as fighting raged Wednesday between pro-government forces backed by a Saudi-led coalition and Iranian-backed rebels. The coalition launched an offensive a week ago to retake the port city, which handles 70 percent of impoverished Yemen's food imports.

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  4. Deutsche Bank settles New York foreign exchange probe for $205MRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | American Banker

    Deutsche Bank agreed to pay $205 million to settle a long-running investigation of its foreign exchange trading by New York's banking superintendent, resolving one of several remaining regulatory issues that have dogged the bank in the United States. Employees at the bank participated in multiparty chat rooms where they shared confidential client information, discussed the coordination of trading activity and attempted to manipulate foreign exchange prices or benchmark rates, according to the New York State Department of Financial Services.

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  5. What's changed after Trump's immigration order: For families, the military and CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    In signing an executive order Wednesday, President Donald Trump said he was ending the practice of separating children from parents who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally. "We are keeping families together," he said.

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  6. Dems unleash kitchen-sink strategy on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., speaks as he is joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, second from left, and other House Democrats calling for passage of the Keep Families Together Act, legislation to end the Trump Administration's policy of separating families at the US-Mexico border, at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. As the White House struggles to move past another self-imposed crisis, Democrats are fighting to ensure this one isn't quickly forgotten.

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  7. Dimon, Corbat-led group criticize Trump immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | American Banker

    ... prosecute immigrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico illegally. Since children cannot be held in federal prison, authorities have been separating them from their parents. That sparked outrage from Democrats and some Republicans in addition to ...

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  8. Fact-checking claims about Trump's plan to stop family separationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Post

    A new executive order signed by President Trump lays out steps to end the separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border. We see this as a tacit admission by the Trump administration that many of its previous claims about family separations were bunk.

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  9. The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunitedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Westport News

    JUNE 20: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks on immigration issues while meeting with members of the U.S. Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House June 20, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump said he would sign an executive order later today relating to the issue of immigrant children being separated from their parents while being detained.

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  10. Ex-Anglo-Irish bank chief David Drumm jailed for six years for fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Haringey Independent

    A former banker who led a bust institution which contributed to the collapse of the Irish economy has been sentenced to six years in prison. David Drumm, 51, was convicted earlier this month at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of conspiracy to defraud and false accounting after arranging dishonest and fraudulent multibillion-euro transfers to boost the books of the failed bank Anglo-Irish in the months before it imploded in 2008.

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  11. Advocates Warn Against Detaining Families IndefinitelyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    ... the Flores settlement, which required that the facilities be licensed to take care of children and not be secured or prison-like. Advocates have opposed licensing for all three centers and at the end of 2016, a Texas judge found licenses for the two ...

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  12. Nevada sets 1st execution since 2006 after fight over drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    ... Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Las Vegas, sets an unspecified date the week of July 9 for his execution at the state prison in Ely. less FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017 file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier confers with Lori Teicher, a ...

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  13. Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Marijuana will be legal nationwide in Canada starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the country's youth, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday. The Senate gave final passage to the bill to legalize cannabis on Tuesday, legislation that will make Canada only the second country in the world to make pot legal across the country.

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  14. Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... facing deportation proceedings or awaiting rulings on asylum claims. Though incarcerated in a facility similar to a prison, the children detained on administrative immigration charges have not yet been convicted of any crime. Virginia ranks among ...

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  15. In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... nearly far enough. "The administration still plans to criminalize families - including children - by holding them in prison-like detention facilities. There are workable alternatives," president Richard Cohen said in a statement. It's also unclear ...

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  16. HISTORY, June 21: Reagan shooter not guilty by reason of insanityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Ray Killen, an 80-year-old former Ku Klux Klansman, was found guilty of manslaughter; he was sentenced to 60 years in prison, where he died in January 2018.) In 1982, a jury in Washington, D.C. found John Hinckley Jr. not guilty by reason of ...

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  17. The Latest: Texas governor seeks bipartisan border solutions Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is asking Texas' congressional delegation to find bipartisan solutions to immigrant children being separated from their parents after illegally crossing the U.S. border, saying, "This disgraceful condition must end." In a letter Wednesday to the state's 36 House members and two senators, Abbott says, "It can only end with action by Congress to reform the broken immigration system."

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  18. Russian gang boss', accused of 60 murders, is extradited from AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Gagiyev is wanted over a series of contract killings, including the assassinations of a mayor and North Ossetia's deputy premier An alleged Russian crime boss wanted over a string of contract killings was extradited to Moscow from Austria on Wednesday after losing a long-running legal battle, Russia's interior ministry said. Aslan Gagiyev, nicknamed Dzhako, was flown to Russia escorted by police and prison officers, interior ministry spokeswoman Irina Volk said, after Austria's highest court last year rejected his appeal against extradition.

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  19. Nearly 100 children separated from parents at the border are in L.A....Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... workshops to children and parents in detention. Last week, Toczylowski was denied access to the Victorville federal prison, where parents of some of the children his group serves may be housed. Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order to end the ...

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  20. Judge hands B.C. inmate two-year sentence for 'unprovoked' attack on guardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Richmond News

    ... s head and face, and was later diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder. Shaw sentenced Polanski to two years in prison, which he will serve after he completes his current 18-month jail term for breaking and entering.

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