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Trump administration backtracks on closure of Job Corps program after bipartisan opposition from Congress

Added: 20.06.2019 3:17 | 6 views | 0 comments

A USDA and Labor Dept. plan to kill a U.S. Forest Service program that trains low-income young people for rural jobs ran into political realities in rural America.

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Explainer: What is at stake in Istanbul's election re-run?

Added: 19.06.2019 23:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Voters in Istanbul will head back to the polls on Sunday to choose a mayor, after Turkey's election authority scrapped the results of a March vote in which President Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AK Party lost to the main opposition.


Albanian opposition supporters scuffle with police before elections

Added: 19.06.2019 22:16 | 13 views | 0 comments

Albanian opposition supporters scuffled with police outside vote-counting centres on Wednesday and burned voting equipment at three locations in a dispute over whether to hold local elections on June 30.


Erdogan says opposition candidate's alleged insult could bar him from Istanbul mayoralty

Added: 19.06.2019 19:32 | 16 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan intensified pressure on the opposition candidate in a re-run election for mayor of Istanbul by saying he would be barred from taking office if found guilty of insulting a provincial governor.


Cuba forces dissidents into exile, advocacy group says

Added: 19.06.2019 19:30 | 11 views | 0 comments

Cuba's state security is pressuring dissidents to go into exile in its attempt to weaken opposition on the Communist-run island, a non-governmental human rights organization said on Wednesday.


Historic slavery reparations hearing sparks heated debate

Added: 19.06.2019 18:50 | 2 views | 0 comments

Congress examines the issue for the first time in a decade, despite Republican opposition.

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UK Labour's Corbyn backs second referendum on any Brexit deal

Added: 19.06.2019 18:16 | 10 views | 0 comments

British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn backed a second referendum on any Brexit deal on Wednesday, his strongest support yet for a vote he said must offer "real choices" for those who want to leave or stay in the EU.


Sudan military council head says it's ready to negotiate with opposition

Added: 19.06.2019 18:16 | 8 views | 0 comments

The head of Sudan's ruling military council said on Wednesday it was ready to meet an opposition alliance to negotiate the country's transition toward democracy, after talks collapsed following the deadly dispersal of a protest sit-in.


Albanian opposition supporters scuffle with police ahead of local elections

Added: 19.06.2019 16:53 | 10 views | 0 comments

Supporters of Albania's opposition parties scuffled with police outside vote-counting centers on Wednesday and burned voting equipment at three locations, in a sign of potential trouble in local government elections due on June 30.


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