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Central American asylum seekers get legal aid near USA border

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Lawyers planned free workshops on the US immigration system on Friday and Saturday in Tijuana. They plan to go to a border crossing near San Diego, where many of them will seek asylum. "We need a strong, impenetrable WALL that will end this problem once and for all", he wrote to campaign supporters. "If you file a false asylum claim, you will be referred to prosecution". Read More »

Shujaa fall to South Africans in the Singapore Sevens

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Having topped Pool B on day one with three successive victories over Kenya, the United States and France, England defeated Samoa 12-5 in the quarter-finals to progress to the last four. First, however, the Fijians, who won silver at the recent Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, will have to qualify from Pool A, where they face Spain and Russian Federation as well as invitational side Japan, who secured their place on next year's World Series after winning the Sevens Series Qualifier in Hong ... Read More »

Different views within Congress will be respected, says Rahul Gandhi

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From farmers to the youth, Modi government has failed everyone. The nation is going through turbulent times under Prime Minister Narendra Modi '. He does not increase the MSP. Taking their "Save The Constitution Campaign" forward, Rahul Gandhi launched a scathing attack on the Modi government at a rally in Delhi. "For the first time in 70 years, Supreme Court judges came before the public with folded hands, seeking justice for them". Read More »

Andre Iniesta to leave Barca at season's end

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Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde confesses that Andres Iniesta , who will leave Camp Nou next month after nearly 22 years with the club, "cannot be replaced". "We have been pursuing the league since the beginning of the season", Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said. "I have a contract for next season and I'm happy here". Read More »

Modi, Xi back to Afghan plan

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China claims the strategically important region, but India says it belongs to ally Bhutan. Relations between the world's two most populous countries had been hanging in the balance since April 2015 when China launched the CPEC . Briefing media here, Gokhale said, "The two leaders underscored the importance to maintain peace and tranquillity in the India-China border region". Read More »

Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applications

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Princeton University , Princeton senior Maria De La Cruz Perales Sanchez and Microsoft filed lawsuit November 3, alleging that the termination of DACA violated both the United States Constitution and federal law. The department "acted within its lawful authority in deciding to wind down DACA in an orderly manner", the statement said. The proposed "Uniting and Securing America" Act, or USA Act, also would call for an increase in security at the border between Mexico and the US, an increase ... Read More »

EU Extends Myanmar Arms Embargo, Prepares Individual Sanctions

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Ambassador Al-Otaibi said that Kuwait, since joining the UNSC as a non-permanent, tried to initiate such visit to the Rohingya while presiding over the Presidency of the council back in February; however, the authorities in Myanmar said that such visit was not suitable at that time. Read More »

Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi announces 'Swachh Bharat summer internship' for youth

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed Indian athletes, particularly women, for their stunning performance at the recently concluded Commonwealth Games in Australia. During his address, PM Modi took us back 20 years in time to 11th May 1998, Buddha Purnima day, when the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government had tested its nuclear capability & the then PM's address to the nation that surcharged the whole country with pride, courage and elation. Read More »

President Trump holds a campaign rally in MI

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In his rally in Washington Township Saturday night, he repeatedly pointed to Sen. "I'd much rather be in Washington, Michigan , than in Washington D.C.", Trump said at the top of a speech that ran for nearly one-and-a-half hours - so long that one member of the audience appeared to faint. Read More »

Third Annabelle movie in works?

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Now, we know that project is the third Annabella movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Details are being kept secret but the story will once again focus on the porcelain doll that is possessed by a demonic force. Dauberman has also worked on the screenplay of the upcoming The Nun , set to be the fifth installment in The Conjuring Series, which will hit the theatres on September 7, 2018. Read More »

Higuain Hits Dramatic Winner As Juventus Outscore 10-Man Inter

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Much more drama was still to come, though, with Juan Cuadrado's cross deflecting in off Milan Skiriniar in the 87th minute prior to remarkable scenes in the closing stages. Gonzalo Higuain squandered a glorious chance to put Juve in the lead after 63 minutes when he rounded Handanovic but failed to hit the target. "It looked as if it was over, like against Napoli it looked as if it was going to end in a draw and we lost". Read More »

Pompeo presses Turkey on S-400 missiles purchase from Russian Federation

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Turkey is one of the countries included in the United States' Joint Strike Fighter program, which aims to sell fighter jets around the world. It would also block Turkey from having a role in depot maintenance for the aircraft. "T$3 he Turkish government continues to move closer and closer to Russian Federation, as they hold an innocent American pastor in prison to use him as a pawn in political negotiations", Lankford said. Read More »

Everton boss Allardyce confident he will stay for next season

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The ins and out of players is a pure wait-and-see basis. "With how hard we've all worked behind the scenes, we've achieved a good way forward in the space of only five months - and it is only five months". "He's called the master of defence". It seems to be a running trend. I can cope with that, I do my job to the best of my ability and I've always tried to be honest with everyone in how I do it and why I do it. Read More »

2nd White House Correspondents' Dinner held without Trump

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President Trump blasted Democrats, James Comey and the media in a campaign-style rally in Michigan Saturday night. This will be the second White House Correspondents' Association dinner in a row without the president. This will be Trump's 11th rally in MI, as well as his fifth rally in the Detroit area, since he announced his candidacy for President back in June 2015, according to his campaign. Read More »

Mike Pompeo starts Mideast tour with call for new Iran sanctions

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New U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday on the first stop of his hastily-arranged visit to the Middle East as decisions on the Iran nuclear deal and a review of the U.S. Pompeo also has a second more personal mission: to show foreign capitals and his own colleagues that USA diplomacy is back on track after the troubled reign of his sacked predecessor, Rex Tillerson. Read More »

MSNBC's Joy Reid says she can't prove hackers wrote "hateful" posts

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Earlier this week, representatives for Reid also sent a statement from a cybersecurity expert who claimed to have "significant evidence" that Reid was the target of a hack and didn't author some of the posts in question. In that instance, Reid acknowledged the content was hers and apologized for being "insensitive, tone deaf and dumb". Reid is also a columnist for The Daily Beast , whose executive editor said it "hit pause" on her columns while it investigated her claims that she had been ... Read More »

Southern Arizona police officer dies; suspect in custody

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The publication said Cordova's patrol vehicle had multiple bullet holes in it, including three bullet holes in the front windshield and a bullet hole in the car's body, and multiple windows were shot out. Cordova, who recently joined the Nogales Police force, had previously been with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department for the past two years. Broken glass was strewn around the driver's side of the Nogales police vehicle. Read More »

Syrian army, Islamic State wage fierce battle in south Damascus

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The group said in a statement that the shelling resulted in destroying Palestine Hospital; the only hospital in the conflict area capable of receiving the wounded. The Russian-backed Syrian army launched a major offensive last week to capture the south Damascus enclave that includes Yarmouk and neighboring areas, which have been held for years by rebel fighters and Islamic State militants. Read More »

NFL Draft: Austin Corbett Selected No. 33 Overall By The Cleveland Browns

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Corbett has the good feet work, durability, core strength and strong work ethic to be a successful offensive line in the National Football League where he plays at the tackle position or if he gets kicked inside as a guard. He also tackles quarterbacks. Lastly, the the Carson Wentz trade just keeps on giving. Between Thursday night's first round and Friday's second, Chubb sent out a telling tweet. Read More »

Ajimobi Declares 3-day Mourning for Death of Oyo Speaker

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Michael Adeyemo , Speaker of the state House of Assembly. The speaker, who passed on at 47, died at Jericho General Hospital in Ibadan , the state capital, on Friday. Adeyemo , a lawyer, was elected on the platform of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) to represent Ibarapa East in the state assembly in 2011. Read More »

Twitter reacts to Trump being 'too busy' to buy Melania birthday gift

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Comey wrote in the memos that Trump told him that he'd never stayed the night in Moscow. But the decision-makers on the investigation - Deputy Attorney General Rod J. It was unclear to what exactly the president was referring - or threatening - in his comments. Trump, Goldsmith said, seemed to be "indifferent to those norms" - though his efforts so far had been largely ineffective. Read More »

National Day of Prayer preceded by 90-hour vigil

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The history of the National Day of Prayer dates back to the Second Continental Congress from 1775 until 1783. According to a press release on the initiative, "On April 17, 1952, President Harry Truman signed a bill proclaiming the National Day of Prayer into law in the United States of America". Read More »

Suspect in Maine deputy killing in custody

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Massachusetts State Police arrested Williams on Interstate 495 in Haverhill on March 22, where they allegedly found two handguns in the trunk of his auto. This post will be updated . Hundreds of county, state and federal officers continue to search the Norridgewock area. Lancaster said they are willing to listen and encouraged him to reach out. Read More »

Armenia's ruling party says will not nominate candidate for PM

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But Sargsyan's Republican Party is so far showing no sign of giving in to what opposition legislator Nikol Pashinyan calls a "velvet revolution". Sargsyan's party still holds a majority in the parliament, however. After a brief halt to two weeks of almost non-stop rallies, protesters were expected to return to the streets of the capital on Sunday. The deadline for nominating candidates for the PM role is April 30. Read More »

Trump hotel in Azerbaijan catches fire

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Firefighters extinguished the fire that engulfed the upper floors of the skyscraper known as Trump Tower Baku, in the building the fire has not penetrated. Brassner had been trying to sell his property-which he valued at $2.5 million-but could not find a buyer. Garten said the due diligence on the project's partners had been conducted by a third party, and nothing troubling was found. Read More »