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State Department cuts new funds to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, pending immigration fixes

Added: 18.06.2019 0:53 | 7 views | 0 comments

The State Department announced Monday it will cut new foreign aid to the "Northern Triangle" countries -- Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador -- unless their governments take "concrete action" to stem the flow of migrants towards the United States.

U.S. sending 1,000 troops to Middle East amid heightened tension with Iran

Added: 18.06.2019 0:04 | 10 views | 0 comments

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan cited recent tensions with Iran as a potential threat to United States interests across the region.

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Rare Ginsburg-Gorsuch Alliance Fails To Defeat Supreme Court 's Double Jeopardy Ruling

Added: 17.06.2019 23:27 | 6 views | 0 comments

The Supreme Court has upheld a cavernous exception to double jeopardy on Monday, allowing states and the federal government to continue punishing individuals for the same crime, Slate reports. Only Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Neil Gorsuch dissented from the court’s 7–2 decision in Gamble v. United States, each accusing their colleagues of warping the Constitution to diminish individual liberty. Justice Clarence Thomas seized on the ruling to write an ode to the joys of overturning precedent — even as he refused to overturn precedent in the case at hand. After decades of well-deserved criticism by scholars and judges, the double jeopardy loophole has emerged stronger than ever. The Fifth...

The Bronx Will Host a Pro Tennis Tournament in August

Added: 17.06.2019 23:09 | 15 views | 0 comments

Professional tennis is returning to Crotona Park: a women’s event the week before the United States Open.

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U.S. denounces 'nuclear blackmail' as Iran plans to breach uranium limit

Added: 17.06.2019 23:02 | 1 views | 0 comments

Iran said on Monday it would soon breach limits on how much enriched uranium it can stockpile under a 2015 agreement rejected by the United States, in a new point of contention with Washington which accused Tehran of "nuclear blackmail."

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Mexico could beat U.S. in trade war, but would be a 'pyrrhic' victory: president

Added: 17.06.2019 22:57 | 1 views | 0 comments

Mexico could win a trade war with the United States but it is a war Mexico doesn't want because it would take too heavy a toll, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday.

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Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East - sources

Added: 17.06.2019 22:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington blames for attacks on oil tankers last week, two U.S. officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East - sources

Added: 17.06.2019 22:53 | 10 views | 0 comments

The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington blames for attacks on oil tankers last week, two U.S. officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.

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