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New Zealand Court Rejects Kim Dotcom US Extradition Appeal

New Zealand Court Rejects Kim Dotcom US Extradition Appeal Mr Dotcom says he will take his case to the Supreme Court. Ira Rothken, Dotcom's US-based lawyer, said on Twitter the defendants were "disappointed with today's judgment by the NZ Court of Appeal". He used the wealth generated from his website to fund a lavish lifestyle of racing cars and luxury yachts before moving to New Zealand in 2010. If extradited and found guilty in the U.S., the quar... [Full Article...]

Top Russian, US diplomats to meet after Putin-Trump summit - minister

Top Russian, US diplomats to meet after Putin-Trump summit - minister Trump has repeatedly cast doubt on the conclusion of the USA intelligence community that Russian Federation meddled in the election and has dismissed the investigation into potential collusion with members of his campaign as a "witch hunt" meant to delegitimise his presidency. [Full Article...]

49 percent of voters think Trump is racist, new poll finds

49 percent of voters think Trump is racist, new poll finds Some prominent Democrats, including possible 2020 contender Senator Elizabeth Warren, have joined the chorus over the agency's handling of family separations and arrests. Dems do not appreciate the great job they do! Rasmussen also found that despite President Trump's efforts to toughen border enforcement , voters still think it's easier for illegal immigrants to get into the United State... [Full Article...]

Panel calls intel assessment on Russia meddling 'sound'

Panel calls intel assessment on Russia meddling 'sound' The Senate Intelligence Committee report is also a rebuke of an earlier report issued by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee - a committee run by close Trump associate Devin Nunes - that the intelligence community had made serious mistakes in its investigation of the 2016 election, according to a CNN Wire report. [Full Article...]

Yolo County Fire Consumes Nearly 60,000 Acres

Yolo County Fire Consumes Nearly 60,000 Acres Authorities lifted some mandatory evacuation orders in Yolo County late Tuesday, including west of Hwy. State Highway 16 is closed between State Highway 20 and Rumsey Hall. "But it's still hampering our efforts and it's an area of concern", he said. Some areas have been under evacuation orders for days. It has burned through 129 square miles (334 square kilometers) after igniting Saturday. [Full Article...]

Person climbs the Statue of Liberty, island evacuated

Person climbs the Statue of Liberty, island evacuated Activists with the group Rise and Resist say they hung the banner to protest US immigration policy . The woman who scaled the Statue of Liberty on Independence Day in protest of the Trump administration's immigration policies pleaded not guilty Thursday. [Full Article...]

Tropical Depression 2 forms in Atlantic Ocean, but don't fret

Tropical Depression 2 forms in Atlantic Ocean, but don't fret It formed in May, just before June 1, the official start of hurricane season. What's the difference between a tropical wave, a tropical depression and a tropical storm? The NHC has recently been watching the storm for possible development. [Full Article...]

Woman, 92, refuses assisted living facility, shoots and kills son

Woman, 92, refuses assisted living facility, shoots and kills son She told police her rationale was: "You have ended my life, I'm taking yours". The mother hid two firearms in her robe pockets before facing him in his bedroom, police said in a statement. The court heard that Blessing had been anxious about her son's plans to put her in a home because she 'had become hard to live with'. The girlfriend called 911. [Full Article...]

China warns its citizens: Travel to USA carries high-cost risks

China warns its citizens: Travel to USA carries high-cost risks Soon thereafter, the White House denied that the USA was leaving the WTO. Some Twitter uses have said the bill's acronym "stinks". There was no mention of the trade tensions in reports on the latest travel advisory posted by the Chinese Embassy in Washington . [Full Article...]

Coach took boys into Thai cave as 'initiation ritual'

Coach took boys into Thai cave as 'initiation ritual' Experts say divers have required three hours to reach the boys, located about 4km from the mouth of the cave. The boys range in age from 11 to 16, and are with their 25-year-old coach. Volanthen told the Sunday Times in 2013 that cave diving is not the pursuit of those who crave thrills. "Panic and adrenaline are great in certain situations - but not in cave diving", he said. [Full Article...]

Merkel’s last-ditch migrant deal faces European Union headwinds

Merkel’s last-ditch migrant deal faces European Union headwinds Merkel and Seehofer, who heads Bavaria's ruling Christian Social Union (CSU), pulled back from the brink as they risked a coalition split that could have unraveled Merkel's chancellorship after nearly 13 years. That decision opened a split between Merkel's Christian Democrats and the Christian Social Union, parties that have been in partnership since 1949. [Full Article...]

Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea

Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea That's why the president is going to talk to him about it again". Crimea is inseparable to Moscow and can't be on the agenda when Vladimir Putin meets with Donald Trump in July, Kremlin says. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether Trump's campaign worked with Moscow. The president has called Mueller's probe a "witch hunt". [Full Article...]

Helicopter pilot beaten during French criminal’s escape

Helicopter pilot beaten during French criminal’s escape According to ABC , Faid is known as a career criminal, now serving a sentence for attempted armed robbery in 2010 that led to a vehicle chase and a shootout with police, killing 26-year-old officer Aurelie Fouquet. The French police's deputy director for combatting organized crime meanwhile said that a group of four or five accomplices were thought to have sprung Faid from prison. [Full Article...]

Heavy rain brings chaos to Mumbai

Heavy rain brings chaos to Mumbai An official said that Goyal "applauded the quick thinking and timely action of WR motorman Sawant at the time of the Andheri bridge mishap and announced a Rs 5 lakh reward for him". The incident triggered a blame-game between the railway and the BMC and rekindled the debate among commuters of prioritizing the existing railway networks before implementing the grandiose Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Tra... [Full Article...]

Trump administration moves to rescind Obama-era guidance on race in admissions

Trump administration moves to rescind Obama-era guidance on race in admissions However Conservatives have said such programs can hurt white people and Asian-Americans. Sessions says the Justice Department has identified a total of 24 guidance documents to repeal this month, including not just a number of affirmative action documents but also guidance on home loans, fair employment, refugees' right to work and the detention of juveniles, among other topics. [Full Article...]

Trump Can Surpass Reagan With His Pick - John and Andy Schlafly

Trump Can Surpass Reagan With His Pick - John and Andy Schlafly Wade ", she said. President Donald Trump shouldn't pick someone for the Supreme Court who doesn't respect legal precedent, including the "settled" law legalizing abortion , Republican Senator Susan Collins of ME said. "These are very talented people, brilliant people", Trump said Tuesday during an appearance in West Virginia. Trump said he was working from a list of 25 conservative no... [Full Article...]

Trump attacks ‘abolish ICE’ movement on the morning of massive nationwide protest

Trump attacks ‘abolish ICE’ movement on the morning of massive nationwide protest Suddenly Democrats have a problem. In the House, three Democrats support abolishing ICE and a fourth, Rep. Mark Pocan (WI), introduced legislation to abolish ICE and investigate possibilities for "a humane immigration enforcement system". [Full Article...]

American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas

American Killed During Boat Explosion at Bahamas Passengers who survived the deadly Bahamas boat explosion have described how they created makeshift gurneys to desperately get the injured to shore, including the severely injured dancer who had both her legs amputated. He said his niece, who has participated in ballet and sports her entire life, had both of her legs amputated below the knee after the explosion. Stacey Bender has broken bone... [Full Article...]

Malaysian authorities arrest former premier Najib Razak

Malaysian authorities arrest former premier Najib Razak One source close to Najib's family said he was expected to be charged with abuse of power at SRC. Malaysia's Immigration Department also slapped a travel ban on the scandal-ridden former prime minister and his wife Rosmah Mansor. The former leader is being investigated over allegations that billions of dollars were looted from 1MDB, a state fund he founded in 2009. The United Malays National O... [Full Article...]

Trump declines request to lower flags for Capital Gazette shooting victims

Trump declines request to lower flags for Capital Gazette shooting victims They were mailed to an attorney for The Capital newspaper, a retired judge of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals and a Baltimore judge. The Baltimore Sun , which owns the smaller newspaper, said journalists "dived under their desks and pleaded for help on social media". [Full Article...]


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