• Man arrested in shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion
Man arrested in shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

The 22-year-old from Pompano Beach has a previous record in Broward. A Florida man with a criminal history has been arrested over the shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion , with more suspects being sought, authorities said Thursday.

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  • Most Americans approve of how Trump handled North Korea, new poll finds
Most Americans approve of how Trump handled North Korea, new poll finds

Following the historic summit between Donald Kim and Kim Jong-Un, the government of North Korea is expected to facilitate the return of the remains of approximately 200 USA soldiers who died during the Korean War. Pompeo has said he expects to return to North Korea soon to settle on details of the USA deal with Pyongyang. "That's OK. That's O...

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  • Melania Trump's 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket Did Not Go Over Well
Melania Trump's 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket Did Not Go Over Well

As the first lady boarded her plane from Andrews Air Force Base, she wore an olive green jacket . People shared on Twitter how shocked they were at the jacket's message and said they wondered why Melania wore the jacket at all, given the temperature and humidity in both D.C.

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  • Trump changes course, stops family separation at the border
Trump changes course, stops family separation at the border

In a rare public reversal, President Trump said the USA will allow undocumented families to stay together, even with his "zero tolerance" border policy still in place. But Karnes - the largest of the facilities - now holds 2,000 detainees, according to figures provided by ICE. "This will solve that problem". "What is the objective of the House ...

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  • House GOP Immigration Compromise Teeters Ahead of Votes
House GOP Immigration Compromise Teeters Ahead of Votes

At the same time, we are keeping a very powerful border and it continues to be a zero tolerance. At the same time, we don't want people coming into our country illegally'. Fact" statement provided by Homeland Security. Trump said the zero-tolerance policy remains in effect. At a White House cabinet meeting, he pledged to sign an immigration r...

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  • Trump mocks protester at rally: 'Was that a man or a woman?'
Trump mocks protester at rally: 'Was that a man or a woman?'

Trump has been interrupted several times by protesters who have been led out without incident. Trump offered no apologies for cruelly separating thousands of immigrant children from their families. He narrowly lost Minnesota in 2016. The rally took place in Duluth, Minn., where he rallied support for Peter Stauber, a county commissioner and a r...

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  • Koko The Sign Language Gorilla Dead At 46
Koko The Sign Language Gorilla Dead At 46

Koko was born on July 4, 1971 at the San Francisco Zoo and was named Hanabi-ko (Japanese for "Fireworks Child"). Patterson began working with Koko at a young age to teach her sign language. Her love of animals spawned the children's book " Koko's Kitten " and her own branded line of toys . A touching clip showing Robin Williams and ...

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  • Koko, The World's Most Famous Signing Gorilla, Dies At 46
Koko, The World's Most Famous Signing Gorilla, Dies At 46

The Gorilla Foundation said it would honor Koko's legacy and advance its mission with conservation efforts in Africa, an ape sanctuary on Maui, and a sign language application featuring Koko that's meant to benefit gorillas and children.

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  • In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family separation at United States borders
In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family separation at United States borders

Depending on the availability of space, his order does not indicate whether children will continue to remain separated from their parents while additional facilities are being built. Top CBP officials did not know what the executive order would ask them to do until its release Wednesday, the official said. "So we're going to have strong - very st...

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  • New TIME cover shows President Trump staring down at crying toddler
New TIME cover shows President Trump staring down at crying toddler

When the mother set her daughter down so that she could be searched and the young girl began to cry, Moore said he "was nearly overcome with emotion myself". "I had to stop and take deep breaths", he continued. "All I wanted to do was pick her up". The debate over the Trump administration's immigration policy is still simmering, and the blowback ...

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  • North Korea to Hold First ‘Mass Games’ Event in Five Years
North Korea to Hold First ‘Mass Games’ Event in Five Years

Western tour operators said North Korea has scrapped anti-American souvenirs once sold on the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone following Kim Jong Un's summit with U.S. He told the North Korean leader that he hopes Pyongyang and Washington "will implement well the outcomes achieved at the summit". North Korea could start the process...

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  • Israeli forces detain 13 Palestinians in overnight West Bank raids
Israeli forces detain 13 Palestinians in overnight West Bank raids

On Monday morning in Ashqelon, south of Tel Aviv, sirens went off after three rockets were launched from Gaza . Energy is reportedly the first order of business, although the administration is trying to keep the specifics beneath the radar.

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  • Ordeal is over as migrant convoy docks at Valencia
Ordeal is over as migrant convoy docks at Valencia

High waves and winds had forced the convoy to take a detour on its 1,500-kilometre (930-mile) voyage to Spain. "I have mixed feelings", Noguera told The Associated Press as the first boat arrived. The Trenton originally asked a private aid group to take on its unexpected passengers. But as NPR previously reported , the aid workers on the Aquar...

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  • Trump reverses on family separations
Trump reverses on family separations

That came in the form of the executive order , which Justice Department lawyers had drafted in the days earlier in case the president should want that option. The settlement was later modified to say that children should not be held longer than 20 days . Even first lady Melania Trump and the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump, were critical of ...

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  • Sara Netanyahu charged with misuse of public funds
Sara Netanyahu charged with misuse of public funds

Although the prime minister is not implicated in this case, the charges against his wife could have far-reaching consequences for his political standing and appear likely to damage his public image. Police have been investigating both of the Netanyahus over suspected corruption or fraud , with allegations that the prime minister traded favors for ...

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  • Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern
Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

But the reversal, which could face a legal battle , likely won't apply to the more than 2,300 children who have already been separated from their parents , the Department of Health and Human Services said. FILE - In this June 18, 2018 file photo, Akemi Vargas, 8, cries as she talks about being separated from her father during an immigration fam...

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  • Tomorrow to be year's longest day
Tomorrow to be year's longest day

The Druid and Pagan community perform rituals and celebrations at the summer and winter solstices . This year, the summer solstice officially starts at 6:07 a.m. EST . Stonehenge is widely believed to be a prehistoric temple built to mark the movements of the sun. On this day, the sun is completely perpendicular to cancer (23.5 degrees...

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  • US, Turkey Begin 'Coordinated, Independent' Patrols Near Manbij
US, Turkey Begin 'Coordinated, Independent' Patrols Near Manbij

Turkey's armed forces announced earlier that Turkish and USA soldiers had started independent patrols along the line separating Turkish-controlled areas from the town of Manbij where Ankara says Kurdish YPG militia fighters are based. "If security is provided in Manbij, people who fled their land due to the oppression of the YPG terrorist organi...

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  • Israel says indicts ex-cabinet minister over alleged spying for Iran
Israel says indicts ex-cabinet minister over alleged spying for Iran

Segev, a disgraced former doctor and politician, had been living in Nigeria. Last month, he was refused entry into the African nation of Guinea and extradited to Israel. The 62-year-old allegedly remained an active agent at the time of his arrest and previously " visited Iran twice to meet with his handlers ", Shin Bet said.

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  • House to Vote on Broad Immigration Bill Thursday, Ryan Says
House to Vote on Broad Immigration Bill Thursday, Ryan Says

In a televised roundtable with members of Congress, Senators and members of his adminstration, Trump announced: "we're going to be signing an executive order . Reyna Torres Mendivil, Mexico's consul general in San Antonio, told NPR's Audie Cornish that the process would be hampered by the US separation process, which keeps parents in ICE ...

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  • Trump says he'll sign 'pre-emptive' order to end family separations
Trump says he'll sign 'pre-emptive' order to end family separations

The Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy broke with that approach by separating families and sending adults to ICE jails while assigning migrant children to shelters run by the Department of Health and Human Services. Trump's climbdown came after he faced intense pressure from across the political spectrum and from religious, politica...

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  • New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern enters hospital to give birth
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern enters hospital to give birth

Ardern's due date was June 17. The Prime Minister doesn't expect to be treated any differently to any other mum at the hospital. Ms Ardern has previously said she would take six weeks maternity leave. It was the first time in the country's history that a prime minister was pregnant while in office. The couple have yet to reveal the baby's gende...

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  • River of Lava on the Big Island of Hawaii
River of Lava on the Big Island of Hawaii

Westby said the majority of the lava flow from fissure 8 to the ocean entry at Kapoho is incandescent at night, indicating that the lava channel has become quite efficient at transporting lava from the fissure to the ocean before it cools. Meanwhile, change continues at Kilauea summit in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, with slumping of terrain ...

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  • What is behind U.S. decision to abandon UN Human Rights Council?
What is behind U.S. decision to abandon UN Human Rights Council?

However, Haley notes how "this step is not a retreat from human rights commitments". Tyrannical regimes like North Korea, Cuba, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Afghanistan, China, Pakistan and others sit on the council. Brett Schaefer, a senior fellow, pointed out that Trump could have withdrawn immediately after taking office but instead g...

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  • Israel strikes Hamas after heavy rocket attack from Gaza
Israel strikes Hamas after heavy rocket attack from Gaza

Seven were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defence system. Read the full story . Israeli forces have killed 130 Palestinians during the protests, saying most were involved in violence. Israel's tactics in confronting the weekly Friday protests have drawn global condemnation. Ynet's Military correspondent Ron Ben Yishai on Wednesday mo...

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