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People Supreme Court to decide travel ban
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A senior official said plans already had been written to enforce the ban aggressively. President Donald Trump's cap of 50,000 refugees allowed into the US for 2017 is likely to be hit within the next week or so, Department of State spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters Tuesday.

People Govt clinches Senate votes to pass Gonski 2.0
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The modelling shows little change for private schools, which will receive an additional $12m over the next four years. But Peter Goss, the Grattan Institute's school education program director, said it would be a big concession because it would perpetuate for a year "subsidies to keep fees low regardless of how well off the parents are".

People Gingrich: Supreme Court travel ban ruling shows Trump was 'right'
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The Executive Director of CAIR-CT says because this anti-Muslim ban is motivated by bigotry, that no part of the ban should take effect for any length of time. The Department of Homeland Security said in a communique that it will provide more details regarding implementation of the ban after consulting with the State and Justice Departments.

People FBI locates vehicle related to missing Chinese scholar case
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Zhang's family members have traveled to the central IL school and are staying in university housing as the search continues. Through an interpreter, Ronggao Zhang pleaded with his daughter to "hold on, don't give up". The university's reputation as a leader in agriculture studies attracted Zhang to the school. Her boyfriend and her father described Zhang as bright and studious, fun-loving and outgoing.

Author: 0 Americans Overwhelmingly Support Gay Marriage

In only 2013, these numbers were dramatically different - 61% of Republicans opposed marriage equality and only 33% favored it. Currently, 56% of Boomers favor same-sex marriage, while 39% are opposed. Overall, women were somewhat more likely than men to support same-sex marriage (64 vs. 60 percent, respectively). This suggests an initial burst in the number of same-sex marriages came in response to the legal changes.

People Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack
Author: 0 Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

The statement refers to the April 4 airstrike by Syrian forces that, as the Two-Way reported , struck the "town of Khan Shaykhun [and] killed scores of people, including numerous children". The officials weren't authorized to discuss national security planning publicly and requested anonymity. Trump said at the time that the chemical attack crossed "many, many lines", and called on "all civilized nations" to join the U.S.in seeking an end to the carnage in Syria.

People EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros
Author: 0 EU fines Google a record 2.42 billion euros

Commissioner Margrethe Vestager , in charge of competition policy, said: " Google has come up with many innovative products and services that have made a difference to our lives". Google is still arguing its position for some reason, but the fine means that the case is now over, save what promises to be a lengthy appeals process.

People IS counterattacks in retaken parts of Mosul stall Iraq push
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Iraqi forces today were searching neighbourhoods of west Mosul they retook weeks ago after a surprise jihadist attack on their rear that left several dead, officials said. Another CTS officer said more than 50,000 civilians, about half the Old City's population, remained behind ISIL lines. The same has been expressed by Ryan Dillon, the U.S.

People Putin jokingly offers Comey asylum during annual phone-in session
Author: 0 Putin jokingly offers Comey asylum during annual phone-in session

Last month, he modified his denial that Russia had meddled in the 2016 presidential election by saying that if it had happened, it would have been done by Russian "patriots" making a "contribution". meddling in their internal affairs. "We don't see America as our enemy", he said. He mentioned that both countries could do well by collaborating over the issues of global poverty, climate change, curtailing of mass destruction weapons, and preventing escalation between the United States and ...

Author: 0 Netherlands is natural partner in economic development of India: PM Narendra Modi

The apparently jovial tone was in contrast to what had been predicted to be a tough meeting. Minutes later, Modi returned the gesture and thanked Trump for the "warm personal welcome". The US tonight, ahead of the PM Modi and Donald Trump meet had declared Salahuddin, the chief of Kashmiri militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, as a "global terrorist".

People Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to stay in jail
Author: 0 Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to stay in jail

One of these is the recent development in the case of Dassey. Featured in " Making a Murderer " Season 1, the confession he made as a minor led to his sentence in 2007, which was to life in prison. The motion asks the court to lift the stay keeping Dassey in prison. Magistrate Judge William Duffin had ruled in August that the conviction was based on a coerced confession that Dassey, now 27, gave as a 16-year-old with a learning disability.

People White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack
Author: 0 White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

The U.S. strike was the first direct American assault on the Syrian government and Trump's most dramatic military order since becoming president months before. Russian Federation responded last week by warning that aircraft operating where the drone incident occurred would be considered "air targets" for its forces in Syria .

People France's Macron To Review Line-Up After Parliament Win
Author: 0 France's Macron To Review Line-Up After Parliament Win

After Macron vigorously campaigned on a promise to renew France's political landscape, other parties also made efforts to promote new faces. LREM had the highest proportion of women elected, at 47 percent. The FN had been seeking to reach the 15-seat threshold to form a parliamentary group that would give it more speaking time and access to top roles within the assembly.

People SC refuses to pass interim order against mandatory Aadhar for Govt schemes
Author: 0 SC refuses to pass interim order against mandatory Aadhar for Govt schemes

The court said it can not pass orders on "mere apprehensions and uncertainties" and added that no clarification or further observations are required at this stage. "If somebody is deprived (of the benefits) you can point out the same to this court", the bench told counsel for the petitioners Shyam Divan and posted the matter for further hearing on July 7.

Author: 0 Student released from North Korea has severe neurological injury

An airplane carrying OH native Otto Warmbier landed in Cincinnati late Tuesday night. In a press conference Thursday, Dr. Daniel Kanter, professor of neurology and director of the Neurocritical Care Program, said Otto Warmbier has "severe injury to all regions of the brain" and described his current condition as "unresponsive wakefulness".

Author: 0 US Supreme Court further blurs the line between Church and State

The Supreme Court ruled that in instances of secular intent, churches may receive assistance from state programs. "This ruling threatens to open the door to more taxpayer support for religion, which is at odds with our history, traditions and common sense", said Rev.

People 60 high-rise buildings fail safety tests so far after London fire
Author: 0 60 high-rise buildings fail safety tests so far after London fire

Test results on building materials in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster have revealed that 60 high-rise blocks in 25 areas of England are unsafe, the government confirms. "We will speak to local authorities, landlords, tenants and of course the Scottish government as part of this inquiry". Speaking on BBC Radio 4's The World This Weekend , Lord Kerslake, the former head of the civil service who who now chairs the Peabody housing association in London, called for the process to be ...

People WHOA BABY: Newborn tips the scales at 14.4 pounds
Author: 0 WHOA BABY: Newborn tips the scales at 14.4 pounds

None of his clothes or diapers fit him when he was born! "He's a toddler at 3 days old", his father, Arthur Keisler, told WLTX . A SC couple is looking for some bigger baby clothes after their son was born at a whopping 14.4 pounds. He arrived via caesarean section and Cindy along with this dad Arthur had no clothes or nappies to put him in as he was too big for them as his weight was double the size of an average newborn.

People There's a huge ransomware attack going on: What you need to know
Author: 0 There's a huge ransomware attack going on: What you need to know

Early reports indicated the virus affected major companies in Russian Federation and Ukraine as well as the world's largest shipping firm, Maersk , according to the affected companies and government sources. The attacks started around 2:00 pm Moscow time (1100GMT), the group said, and quickly spread to 80 companies in Ukraine and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Northern Ireland party leader in talks with Conservatives

Theresa May and the Conservative party have agreed to an extra £ 1 billion in funding for Northern Ireland over the next two years, as part of their "confidence and supply" agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party. Many analysts believe a deal that hands Northern Ireland additional funding but does not damage Irish nationalist interests or undermine peace could motivate Sinn Fein to agree to return to government.

People China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole
Author: 0 China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate granted medical parole

In 2009, he was given an 11-year prison sentence for " inciting subversion of state power" after helping write a petition in 2008 calling for political change and supporting democracy. "The campaign to establish universal human rights also in China is being waged by many Chinese, both in China itself and overseas". Last year, a group of 120 authors including Salman Rushdie had written an open letter to President Xi Jinping, urging the release of Liu and other jailed activists.

Author: 0 Handshakes, couple of hugs, develop platform for strong India-US bond

The Trump administration says it wants to provide India the kind of defense technology it does to the closest US allies. Pence echoed Trump's remarks in the White House Rose Garden on Monday, when the president called on India to relax trade barriers while taking pains to stress the importance of a strong U.S.

People Why I didn't stay at Manchester United to work with Mourinho - Giggs
Author: 0 Why I didn't stay at Manchester United to work with Mourinho - Giggs

Mourinho, who helped carry the coffin into the church, was joined by wife Matilde , daughter Matilde , son Jose Jnr and United assistant coach Silvino Louro for the service. The late Mourinho had been down with illness for months, before finally giving up over the weekend. Vitoria's website added: "Vitoria FC regrets to inform the death of its former player, coach and leader Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix and expresses its deep solidarity and condolences to the bereaved family".

People SEAT Arona OFFICIALLY revealed as SEAT's little brother for the Ateca SUV
Author: 0 SEAT Arona OFFICIALLY revealed as SEAT's little brother for the Ateca SUV

The SEAT Arona will get its public debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, and should be on sale in the United Kingdom before the end of the year. The sporty FR trim gets Seat's four-mode drive programmes - Normal, Sport, Eco and Individual - for a wider range of drivetrain and chassis characteristics.