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People Child marriage banned in NY
Author: 0 Child marriage banned in NY

North Carolina and Alaska now allow children as young as 14 to marry with parental and judicial consent. Cardona, who lives in Queens, has been detained since February after appearing for a routine ICE appointment, Cuomo said. For although 18 is the minimum age for marriage in most of the United States, many states have legal loopholes allowing children to Wednesday. NY may be home to the Statue of Liberty and some of the country's most liberal political agendas, but up until now child ...

People Trump tweets: China's help on North Korea not enough
Author: 0 Trump tweets: China's help on North Korea not enough

Warmbier traveled to North Korea with the Young Pioneer Tours travel company , which, before his death, said on its website North Korea was "extremely safe". U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on China to do more to pressure North Korea over its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.

People DUP talks not going as expected - Sky sources
Author: 0 DUP talks not going as expected - Sky sources

A second DUP source confirmed the account. Britain's finance ministry was still to agree the details of spending in the province but it was not an overriding problem, the source said. Recent political agreements in Northern Ireland have essentially been negotiated between the DUP and Sinn Fein. And they warned their backing "cannot be taken for granted".

Author: 0 GOP VA Governor's Primary Comes Down to the Wire, Gillespie Edging Stewart

With 99 percent of precincts reporting on the GOP side, Gillespie led former Trump state campaign chairman Corey Stewart by just over 4,000 votes out of almost 365,000 ballots cast. Gov. Ralph Northam , won by a much bigger margin (56 percent to 44 percent) than expected. He has taken a hardline stance against two proposed natural gas pipelines, a move that's separated him from Northam and been cheered by some environmentalists and land owners.

Author: 0 Trump to Make Announcement on Any Comey Tapes This Week: White House

Reps. Mike Conaway, a Texas Republican, and Adam Schiff, a California Democrat, issued a brief statement after they met with Mueller late Tuesday. But as the event showed, it's nearly not worth the trouble. Once more freewheeling exchanges, White House press briefings have been shrinking both in length and content as Trump's senior aides clamp down on information and contend with the president's preference for speaking directly to his fan base.

Author: 0 After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching

Several were relieved the race was almost over after weeks of calls and visits from campaign volunteers and millions of dollars in advertising. "I think Republicans will continue to recognize that taking away coverage from millions of Americans and raising costs for millions more is a politically unpopular and risky enterprise".

People Kushner meets with Netanyahu and Abbas
Author: 0 Kushner meets with Netanyahu and Abbas

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Tuesday that construction of the first new Jewish settlement in the West Bank in 25 years has begun. Envoy Jason Greenblatt has already made several visits. But when Mr Trump met Mr Netanyahu in Washington in February, he said he was not fixed on two states saying, "I'm looking at two-state and one-state, and I like the one that both parties like".

Author: 0 Police raid home of Brussels attack suspect

A police spokesman said it was still unclear if the suspect had died, after other officials had described him as having been killed. The Belgian capital, home to the headquarters of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union, took a heavy hit to its tourist industry a year ago.

Author: 0 US denies ISIS claim it bombed famous Mosul mosque

In its own statement, ISIS blamed USA airstrikes for the destruction of the mosque. IS fighters initially attempted to destroy the minaret in July 2014. He referred to Islamic State by its Arabic acronym. USA and Coalition Commander in Iraq and Syria, Lt. Gen. Steve Townsend called the news "sad".

People Senator: US at risk of military conflict with Russia, Iran in Syria
Author: 0 Senator: US at risk of military conflict with Russia, Iran in Syria

The official said the U.S. pilot saw the Syrian pilot eject and saw a parachute deploy, but the U.S. believes the pilot would have landed in ISIS-controlled territory in Syria . The decision came amid increasing tension between the USA and Russian Federation, which warned it, would track coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets" and halted a military hotline with Washington over the incident.

People Ram Nath Kovind may have a smooth sailing
Author: 0 Ram Nath Kovind may have a smooth sailing

They said that when they decide, they will come back to us with a proposal. WITH Shiv Sena joining other allies in backing NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind , the 71-year-old Dalit leader is expected to have a smooth sailing in the event of an election.

People Immigration Patriots 'Thrilled' About Trump Tossing Out DAPA
Author: 0 Immigration Patriots 'Thrilled' About Trump Tossing Out DAPA

Since taking office, however, Trump has softened his tone on young undocumented immigrants, saying the administration was focused on deporting criminals. But as president, he has said his administration was devising a policy on how to deal with individuals covered by DACA. We will keep working to educate our community.

Author: 0 JD(U) to support Kovind, won't attend oppn meeting

We were expecting a person like former President late A P J Abdul Kalam or even former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who were neutral and always tried for a consensus between the ruling party and the opposition. It set off speculations that Yadav was personally not happy with JD (U)'s decision to support Kovind. "We don't want to talk about his (Kovind's) personality but will talk on merit".

Author: 0 China has not worked out on North Korea

He finished by calling for Congress to wake up to the nature of North Korea's government. He was handed over to United States officials and flown back to America last week having been in a coma shortly after his March 2016 jailing. He was salutatorian of his 2013 class at the highly rated high school, and was on the soccer team, among other activities. North Korea said last month it was its sovereign right to "ruthlessly punish" U.S.

Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan to discuss Qatar dispute with Trump, minister says

Qatar denies the allegations. Iran and Turkey have flown in food supplies to Qatar as the gas-rich country seeks other sources. He said European countries, including France, were trying to ease tensions in support of Kuwait's mediation efforts, and he believed that the United States, which was also backing mediation, wanted restrictions on Doha to be lifted.

People State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans
Author: 0 State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans

He was salutatorian of his 2013 class at a highly rated high school and was on the soccer team. Dozens of North Korean missile launches and two nuclear bomb tests since the start of previous year and Pyongyang's vow to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the United States mainland have put North Korea at the forefront of global security concerns.

People South Korea confirms drone discovered in June was from North Korea
Author: 0 South Korea confirms drone discovered in June was from North Korea

North Korea's United Nations representative referenced the "beheading operation" in a sternly worded, 2016 letter to the body's Security Council, suggesting that the joint military operations regularly conducted by the USA and South Korea "constitute a grave threat to [North Korea] as well as global peace and security".

People Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict
Author: 0 Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict

Several news operations are challenging a protective order that shields the jurors' identities. Cosby's camp has said he turned down a plea deal that would have spared him jail time, but District Attorney Kevin Steele's spokeswoman, Kate Delano, said Monday: "We never offered him a plea deal".

People US says it downed Iran-made drone in Syria
Author: 0 US says it downed Iran-made drone in Syria

The attack last week, which included shootings and at least one suicide bombing, was on Iran's parliament and the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the founder of the Islamic Republic. Tehran argues that in a region engulfed with conflicts and wars, its missiles are an indispensible part of its defensive power. "The message of this operation against terrorist groups and also their regional and worldwide sponsors is that they should never try to undermine the national security of Iran", ...

People Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash
Author: 0 Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, debunks plane crash

The accident was confirmed by Portugal's Air Accident Office. Vaz Pinto said the Gois wildfire was "very fast and very explosive" and had forced the evacuation of 11 hill villages. "We are investigating if [the reports] are true", Secretary of State for the Interior Jorge Gomes said. Portugal's Civil Protection agency said the town of Góis, some 40 km from the forest fire's epicenter in the Pedrógão Grande region was now the most risky zone in the area affected by the fire, Efe news reported.

People North Korea fires volley of cruise missiles, fifth test in a month
Author: 0 North Korea fires volley of cruise missiles, fifth test in a month

South Korea's joint chiefs of staff said the projectiles were believed to be surface-to-ship cruise missiles and were launched near the eastern port city of Wonsan. In fact, the MDA, in cooperation with the U.S. Air Force 30th Space Wing, conducted a successful test of the GMD system on May 30, when a ground-based interceptor launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California intercepted an ICBM-class target launched from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the ...

Author: 0 McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Monday that Washington holds North Korea "accountable" for Warmbier's fate, and demanded the release of three other Americans held by North Korea. According to North Korea, he had contracted botulism and passed out after taking a sleeping pill. In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they could not speculate on the cause of his condition.

Author: 0 Irish parliament elects new prime minister

Varadkar, an Irish Fine Gael politician, has now become Ireland's Taoiseach or Prime Minister. Mr Kenny is the longest serving Fine Gael Taoiseach and the first in his party to serve two consecutive terms in the highest political office.