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by | June 28, 2018 | 05:56

Other upset victories against establishment New York Democrats tonight included Liuba Grechen Shirley, in NY02, and Dana Balter, in NY24, who each ran-like Ocasio-Cortez-on shoestring budgets. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Crowley had been an unwavering champion for America's working families for nearly two decades. -After graduating, she returned to the Bronx where she became a community organizer.

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:29

On this episode of the NPR Politics Podcast, White House correspondent Sarah McCammon, congressional correspondent Susan Davis, editor and correspondent Ron Elving and legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg explore Kennedy's legacy on the court and his role in some of the court's landmark decisions.

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:25

Crowley was considered a fixture of Democratic politics and a possible future Speaker of the House. She also offered a common-sense, values-driven understanding of socialism, helpfully not coming from the voice of a 76-year old white man.

by | June 28, 2018 | 04:14

He said the process of calculating the value of the seized items had to take a long time because it involved several jewellery experts and designer goods experts. It took three days, six counting machines and 22 officials from the central bank to total the amount of cash seized in a raid of homes linked to Malaysia's former prime minister.

by | June 28, 2018 | 03:25

His retirement takes effect on July 31, the court said . The 5-4 ruling, with the court's five conservatives in the majority, ended a fierce battle in the courts over whether or not the policy amounted to an unlawful Muslim ban. In the immediate term it means the government may continue to severely restrict entry of citizens of seven countries Mr. Trump and his Cabinet deemed to be uncooperative in sharing information on their travelers.

by | June 28, 2018 | 02:55

Earlier on the day, Media run by Lebanon's Hezbollah and the so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the Syrian army troops had managed to push the Takfiri Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) terrorists out of the Laja area and the strategic town of Busra al-Harir in Dara'a Province.

by | June 27, 2018 | 22:11

German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer warned Monday he would give Merkel a fortnight to find a European deal to curb new arrivals, failing which he vowed to order border police to turn back migrants. "Which country is going to accept to become the Calais of Europe? " she said, in reference to the northern French border town which has always been a focal point for migrants hoping to reach Britain.

by | June 27, 2018 | 15:55

The Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" approach resulted in the separation of about 2,500 children from their parents at the border through the end of May. "They want borders in their lives, but not in yours", he said. The move has made members skittish, especially conservatives who fear supporting anything that could be construed as backing so-called amnesty back home.

by | June 27, 2018 | 01:49

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the keynote speaker. Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray also says children already separated should be reunited with their parents immediately. In the past, many parents elected to be deported without their children. Surveyed voters said they heard Republicans in their state talking about immigration more than any other issue, including the economy , in the past week.

by | June 26, 2018 | 19:12

The gang mistakenly believed the teen was responsible for posting a sex video online that involved a relative of one of his attackers, according to the report. "I'm sincerely praying for your healing and #justiceforjunior ", she said . His sister-in-law Ione Feliz said to WABC 7, "I don't understand how they let the store owners or employees or whoever is there let him come back out like that, when he's cut in the main artery".

by | June 26, 2018 | 09:56

She is staying with her daughter in nearby Middletown, a small city also devastated by the 2015 wildfire. The Pawnee Fire in Lake County, California has rapidly outpaced efforts to combat it, according to CBS San Francisco . "When this stuff happens, we rally around each other". "It's kind of the worst possible combination", Cox added. "You have a lot of grass and its dry and that's cause for concern", said Keith Gilless, the dean of the University of California , Berkeley's ...

by | June 26, 2018 | 05:38

He said Washington hoped to achieve major disarmament by North Korea within the next 2-1/2 years, within Trump's current presidential term, which ends on January 20, 2021. Less than two weeks after the summit, Pompeo suggested it was too soon to expect a detailed roadmap after 40 years of tensions between the two countries.

by | June 25, 2018 | 20:57

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday granted Stutzman's petition for review , vacated the Washington court's decision , and remanded her case back to the state court, instructing the court to determine if the state's actions showed the same type of hostility to religion that was found in Masterpiece .

by | June 25, 2018 | 18:04

According to a report in the UK Guardian, Assad's forces dropped barrel bombs from helicopters as part of their offensive against southern Syria . Later that evening, Russian Federation began bombing rebel towns in Daraa for the first time since brokering a truce there with the USA and Jordan in mid-2017.

by | June 25, 2018 | 18:06

She says, "That's not the America that we know". Local and state police were called in Saturday to help disperse the crowd and enable the bus to proceed. Melania Trump , who did not wear the coat while touring the facility in Texas, was again wearing the jacket when she deplaned in Maryland, headed back to the White House.

by | June 25, 2018 | 18:02

Miffed over being humiliated for her dark complexion, a woman in Maharashtra's Raigad district allegedly laced pesticide in food served at a relative's housewarming function, killing five people and putting almost 80 in the hospital. When the woman in question was pressurised, she confessed to poisoning the food with an aim to take revenge from her relatives who frequently insulted her.

by | June 25, 2018 | 15:25

Zylsky. As in previous years, the parade is being led by Dykes on Bikes, San Francisco's venerable group of lesbian motorcycle enthusiasts. Tensions involving police and the parade started brewing in 2016, when members of Black Lives Matter abruptly halted the march to present several demands, among them that uniformed police, their floats and cruisers be excluded.

by | June 25, 2018 | 13:58

Mr Trump, elected on a platform of clamping down on undocumented immigrants, also labelled the USA system "a mockery to good immigration policy and law and order". "It's very hard to reunite children with their parents because these government agencies were not prepared, and they're not designed, for family separation", said Efren Olivares, a lawyer with the Texas Civil Rights Project that represents 381 migrant parents.

by | June 25, 2018 | 05:26

Democratic Socialists of America. That post was later edited to read, "I just served Sarah huckabee sanders for a total of 2 minutes before my owner asked her to leave and she complied. Deproto took them down. A "Nancy Reagan" and a " Sarah Sanders " took out reservations. Callers placed large, expensive takeout orders for 100 people that Deproto was not naive enough to fill.

by | June 25, 2018 | 05:25

Federal agencies are working to set up a centralized family-reunification center in Port Isabel, Texas, the official said , and it isn't clear how numerous 500 children are still being detained with their families. "I can't really put it into words but it just didn't really seem appropriate", said Linda Valentine. "The jacket Melania Trump wore to visit caged immigrant children ", one user tweeted.

by | June 25, 2018 | 04:50

Erdogan also declared victory for the People's Alliance , an electoral coalition between his ruling Justice and Development Party and the small Nationalist Movement Party, saying they had a "parliamentary majority" in the 600-member assembly.

by | June 25, 2018 | 04:27

Police have released new surveillance video showing at least six people were involved in the attack, and shows the assailants fleeing in a white vehicle. Social media has reacted to the news of violence and lack of support by onlookers and police on the scene, making the hashtags #Justice4Junior and #JusticeForJunior go viral on Twitter.

by | June 25, 2018 | 04:29

Police pulled the video surveillance footage from inside the bodega which shows the suspects. The victim was the youngest of the three siblings and went to Dr. Barnabas Hospital a couple blocks away. Guzman-Feliz, affectionately known as Junior, was described as a "good kid" by family and community members.

by | June 25, 2018 | 04:06

Kovach was a patrolman who'd been with the force since 1992. Safety-Service Director Dan Given described his actions as "not acceptable and warranted an immediate dismissal". Eventually, he releases Coleman and gets his daughter into his cruiser. He releases his daughter's boyfriend of at least three months from his cruiser, and then shoves his own daughter into the backseat of the cop vehicle.

by | June 25, 2018 | 04:03

Upon further investigation, and after obtaining records from Hulu , the police determined that Vasquez was streaming " The Voice " for 42 minutes on her phone throughout the night. Officials with the Yavapai County Attorney's Office could not be reached late Thursday to confirm whether that review was complete or if charges would be filed in the case.

by | June 25, 2018 | 03:26

Trump signaled in his tweet that he doesn't want migrants and asylum seekers to have to be processed through the court system. And Trump faced backlash for his administration's policy separating immigrant children and parents at the border before he ended the policy last week.

by | June 25, 2018 | 03:14

Rep. Michael McCaul told " Fox News Sunday " that the White House on Saturday reassured him that Trump is "still 100 percent behind us". Next, Will gave scathing rebukes of White House advisor Stephen Miller and former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski , for their starring roles in the recent public debates over separating immigrant children from their families at the USA border.

by | June 25, 2018 | 02:31

The girl's mother, Erin Austin, shot a video of herself confronting the white woman, now identified as Alison Ettel , and posted it on her Instagram . Ettel says while on the phone. However, Alison later told HuffPost that she was only "pretending" to call the police, and that it "didn't have a racial component to it".

by | June 25, 2018 | 01:30

As the images were beamed around the world, the message was also in full view of her husband, a vociferous viewer of cable news. But later on Thursday, President Trump tweeted that the jacket "refers to the fake news media". The facility, operated by Lutheran Social Services of the South and contracted by the Department of Health and Human Services, is a former nursing home-turned-shelter that now houses almost 60 children between the ages of 12 and 17.

by | June 25, 2018 | 01:29

Dogs in the competition flaunt their imperfections as they walk down a red carpet with their owners. Zsa Zsa takes the title from last year's victor Martha - a four-year-old Neapolitan Mastiff, who has a very droopy face and bad gas, according to her owner Shirley Zindler who rescued the attractive dog from Dogwood Animal Rescue Project.

by | June 25, 2018 | 01:20

President Donald Trump , accompanied by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Vice President Mike Pence, displays an executive order he signed that will end the practice of separating family members who are apprehended while illegally entering the USA on June 20, 2018 in Washington , DC.

by | June 25, 2018 | 01:10

Earlier, Tasnim said, citing Araghchi, that Iran may withdraw from the JCPOA within weeks. Very much in the backdrop was the withdrawal by the United States from the so-called JCPOA nuclear deal and their subsequent re-imposition of sanctions on Iran.

by | June 24, 2018 | 22:05

Kushner said the plan is "almost done", but offered scant details aside from the promise of economic prosperity. "The goal behind this is to sustain the coup [by which Hamas seized Gaza from Abbas in 2007] and keep Gaza separated from the West Bank on the way to creating a mini-state in Gaza while bringing down the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank", Erekat told Voice of Palestine radio, according to the PA's official Wafa news agency.

by | June 24, 2018 | 21:34

She visited three classrooms, each time asking the children where they came from, their ages, how long they'd been at the center and their favorite subjects. The first lady herself called for political compromise to end the stripping of children from their parents - the result of the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy against illegal border crossings, in effect since May.

by | June 24, 2018 | 19:11

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Sunday she had named her new-born daughter Neve Te Aroha as she prepared to leave hospital amidst an outpouring of public excitement. Prime Minister Ardern is the second world leader to give birth in office, and the first elected leader to take maternity leave. Ardern said she was doing well but was "sleep-deprived".