• Trump urges tougher US travel ban, expedited court review
Trump urges tougher US travel ban, expedited court review

But Trump signed that very watered-down version after withdrawing the original travel ban, Rove said . In their legal argument, the government's lawyers have sought to convince judges should dismiss Trump's public statements as campaign trail rhetoric.

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  • UK Police Say Van Attack Suspect Charged With Terrorism
UK Police Say Van Attack Suspect Charged With Terrorism

May chaired an emergency response meeting Monday morning. The mosques' worshipers, who come mainly from North and West Africa, had just left special prayers during the holy month of Ramadan. A police officer talks to local people at Finsbury Park in north London , where a vehicle struck pedestrians in north London Monday, June 19, 2017 .

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  • A look at attacks in Britain in recent weeks and years
A look at attacks in Britain in recent weeks and years

Authorities and the media faced questions Monday over whether they treated the terror attack on a group of Muslim worshipers in north London in the same way as other, Islamist-inspired incidents. The attack comes at a time of political turmoil in Britain, as Prime Minister May plunges into divorce talks with the European Union weakened by the los...

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  • Car rams police van on Champs-Elysees, armed suspect dead
Car rams police van on Champs-Elysees, armed suspect dead

A bomb disposal police officer checks the vehicle, which rammed into a police van, in a sealed off area on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris , on June 19, 2017. Khan says all these incidents are attacks on the city's shared values. "They got out of a police truck and tried to break the glass and take the man out, they shot and threw tear gas an...

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  • Cousin: Elyria sailor killed in crash near Japan was to retire soon
Cousin: Elyria sailor killed in crash near Japan was to retire soon

Seven Dead and Three Wounded in Saturday's Incident JAPAN - In the early hours of the morning of Saturday, 17 June the US Navy destroyer USS Fitgerald (DDG 62) and the APX Crystal , a 30,000 dwt container ship, were involved in a serious collision at the entrance to Tokyo Bay.

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  • In Iraq, dead end for ISIS
In Iraq, dead end for ISIS

Iraqi forces have launched an attack on Mosul's Old City, the last district held by the Islamic State militant group. Several air strikes during the day hit a medical complex just north of the Old City, alongside the western bank of the Tigris river, a Reuters TV reporter said .

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  • High flier Macron kicks off Paris Air Show
High flier Macron kicks off Paris Air Show

So far the decision has paid off. Boeing stated that later this week it will reveal orders for more than 240 737 Max 10 jets from at least 10 customers. Industry sources said that Airbus would soon announce an order for 10 of its A350-900 wide-body jets from Ethiopian Airways, while it also looked set to clinch a $5 billion deal with low-priced...

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  • UK PM May condemns sickening terror attack on Muslims
UK PM May condemns sickening terror attack on Muslims

That incident, plus the four attacks, have stretched British authorities and left May's government, which suffered losses in a snap election, reeling. "An attack on one religion is an attack on all religions, and all people and faiths must stand together against terror". Eight have been hospitalized.

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  • UK to ease tension after van attack on London Muslims
UK to ease tension after van attack on London Muslims

Sadly, he has died. "We treat this as a terrorist attack and we in the Met are as shocked as anybody in this local community or across the country at what has happened". The man's name was not released. GRANT STINCHFIELD (HOST): I was going to first ask you about the maybe attack in London , where again we had a van drive through folks it ap...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Book of Condolence to open in Belfast
Grenfell Tower fire: Book of Condolence to open in Belfast

The latest figures from NHS England show that 17 patients are still being treated in four London hospitals. He said police had received some 70 pictures and videos of the fire from the public and urged them to send more as officers investigate the blaze.

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  • Iran urges Persian Gulf Arab states to show restraint
Iran urges Persian Gulf Arab states to show restraint

Earlier Doha's 1 million population and their dairy needs were facilitated by Saudi Arabia but after the split, the transport routes were cut off by UAE and their two other allies. Gargash said in previous statements that measures taken by the UAE and other nations against Qatar are aimed at pressuring Doha into changing its policies, not at over...

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  • Shiv Sena non-committal on BJP Presidential candidate
Shiv Sena non-committal on BJP Presidential candidate

Earlier this afternoon, Sena MP Sanjay Raut said BJP President Amit Shah called up Thackeray only after announcing Kovind as its candidate for the July 17 election, hinting the party was not taken into confidence beforehand. Against the backdrop of a speculation that mid-term polls could be in offing in Maharashtra, he said Sena is not unduly anx...

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  • European Union negotiator says sides agree Brexit must be orderly
European Union negotiator says sides agree Brexit must be orderly

These negotiations signal the beginning of the end of the UK's 44 years of European Union membership. Merkel said Monday: "I think it is premature to speculate on the first day of the negotiations how they will end". They also come three months after Prime Minister Theresa May locked Britain into a two-year countdown to Brexit in March 2019...

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  • Brexit talks begin in Brussels
Brexit talks begin in Brussels

Britain's Brexit minister David Davis , the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier , and their teams will start their meeting in Brussels at 11AM and will end the day with a press conference. Davis is to say on Monday that Britain wants "both sides to emerge strong and prosperous", according to a statement by the UK's department for exiting ...

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  • Iran accuses United States of supporting ISIL terrorist group
Iran accuses United States of supporting ISIL terrorist group

An Iranian journalist claimed on Twitter that a woman arrested by authorities was a mastermind behind the attacks . At least 17 people were killed and over 50 others injured in Tehran on Wednesday when gunmen mounted nearly simultaneous assaults on Iran's Parliament and the Mausoleum of the late Founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini.

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  • London inferno toll now 30, set to rise even further
London inferno toll now 30, set to rise even further

Cundy said emergency workers have now reached the top of the tower. "The conditions due to the fire damage verge on indescribable , which is why this will be such a lengthy operation taking weeks to complete". "This number 58 may change". Of that 79, police have identified five people. Cundy said the "complex" and "exhaustive" inquiry will foc...

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  • British talks with Europe on Brexit begin in Brussels
British talks with Europe on Brexit begin in Brussels

That financial issue is already a bone of contention, as is Brussels' refusal to discuss a new free trade deal until after it is resolved. Davis and Barnier have one key issue over the first weeks of talks: building trust after months of haggling over leaks and figures over the final bill that Britain would have to pay for leaving.

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  • UK police: London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds
UK police: London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds

Police have confirmed they are carrying out a search at "residential address in the Cardiff area". British media reports said that a crowd had gathered outside the mosque Sunday night to help an elderly worshiper who had collapsed; the man died after the attack , but it was unclear whether his death was due to the attack itself.

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  • London fire: At least 79 people presumed dead in Grenfell Tower inferno
London fire: At least 79 people presumed dead in Grenfell Tower inferno

Residents of the tower say May was far too slow to visit the stricken community, that the building had been unsafe, and that officials have failed to give enough information and support to those who have lost relatives and their homes. 'It's hard to describe my feelings, because I can not imagine, and I would not want to put myself in the position ...

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  • Otto Warmbier Dies After Returning To US
Otto Warmbier Dies After Returning To US

Kim Jong-Un's regime said Warmbier fell into a coma soon after he was sentenced previous year, claiming the college student had contracted botulism and been given a sleeping pill. While Warmbier was held, the United States consistently urged North Korea to allow Sweden consular access to Warmbier and three other American citizens, and pushed fo...

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