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06 juin 2015
US moves to speed up summary migrant deportations

US moves to speed up summary migrant deportations

The Trump administration on Tuesday announced new measures to expand its immigration crackdown by permitting more summary deportations of undocumented migrants. The new rules allow immigration officials to pick up any undocumented immigrant anywhere in the country and, if the immigrant has been...

FBI Director: White-Supremacist Violence Accounts for Majority of Domestic-Terrorism Arrests Since Last October

FBI Director: White-Supremacist Violence Accounts for Majority of Domestic-Terrorism Arrests Since Last October

FBI director Christopher Wray told Congress on Tuesday that the majority of domestic-terrorism arrests since last October have been linked to white supremacy."I will say that a majority of the domestic-terrorism cases that we’ve investigated are motivated by some version of what you might call...

Parents blame Royal Caribbean for toddler's death after 11-story fall

Parents blame Royal Caribbean for toddler's death after 11-story fall

"I never want another mother to see what I had to see, or to scream how I had to scream," Kimberly Wiegand said in a TV interview Monday.

UPDATE 1-Iran vows to secure Strait of Hormuz, urges diplomacy

UPDATE 1-Iran vows to secure Strait of Hormuz, urges diplomacy

Iran will secure the Strait of Hormuz and not allow any disturbance in shipping in the key oil transport waterway, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Tuesday during a visit to Paris, the state new agency IRNA reported. France, Italy, the Netherlands and Denmark support a...

Sorry, Al Franken: 7 senators regret pushing Franken to resign, as new reporting casts doubt on key allegation

Sorry, Al Franken: 7 senators regret pushing Franken to resign, as new reporting casts doubt on key allegation

Seven of former Sen. Al Franken's Democratic colleagues now say they regret calling on him to resign in 2017 before a full investigation was completed.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders shows up to govs shindig as Arkansas rumors swirl

Sarah Huckabee Sanders shows up to govs shindig as Arkansas rumors swirl

Sanders is seen as a possible 2022 Arkansas gubernatorial candidate.

Diver Has Epic Nose-to-Nose Encounter with One of the Most Elusive Sharks Lurking in the Deep Sea

Diver Has Epic Nose-to-Nose Encounter with One of the Most Elusive Sharks Lurking in the Deep Sea

You may have heard of megalodon, the massive prehistoric shark, but what about the bluntnose sixgill? This enormous, ancient shark was lurking in the deep long before its extinct cousin -- and still exists today at the bottom of the ocean. It's rarely seen even by scientists. But on a recent...

US mistrust on the rise, with government seen as worst: poll

US mistrust on the rise, with government seen as worst: poll

Americans distrust the news media, but see government and political leaders as even more untrustworthy, a survey showed Monday. The Pew Research Center found 69 percent of Americans say the federal government intentionally withholds important information from the public, while 61 percent say the...

Georgia woman gets cold fries at McDonald's, barges into kitchen and fires gun

Georgia woman gets cold fries at McDonald's, barges into kitchen and fires gun

A Georgia woman who reportedly fired a gun into the floor of a McDonald'skitchen Monday afternoon had a pretty wild motivation for her crime: coldfrench fries

Lawyer: Man who killed mob boss thought he was helping Trump

Lawyer: Man who killed mob boss thought he was helping Trump

A man charged with killing a reputed New York mob boss was deluded by internet conspiracy theories and thought he was helping President Donald Trump defend Democracy, his attorney said in court papers filed Friday. Anthony Comello is facing murder charges in the March 13 shooting of Francesco...

A boy stole two planes for a joyride. Pilots now want to teach him how to fly

A boy stole two planes for a joyride. Pilots now want to teach him how to fly

The boy trespassed a small airport in Huzhou, a city in eastern China, piloting and crashing a seaplane onto a guard rail and driving another one.

UPDATE 1-U.S. may have brought down second Iranian drone last week -U.S. general

UPDATE 1-U.S. may have brought down second Iranian drone last week -U.S. general

A U.S. Navy ship may have brought down a second Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz last week, the head of U.S. Central Command said on Tuesday. The United States said on Thursday that a Navy ship had "destroyed" an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after the aircraft threatened...

Why No Enemy Would Dare Sink a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier

Why No Enemy Would Dare Sink a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier

Circumstances obviously matter for an attack on a U.S. aircraft carrier. An out-of-the-blue attack from a conventionally armed state actor would enjoy the highest levels of success, but would also have an impact on elite and public opinion in the United States that might drive calls for dire...

Robert Mueller testimony: How to watch, what to expect as special counsel questioned about Trump, Russia investigation

Robert Mueller testimony: How to watch, what to expect as special counsel questioned about Trump, Russia investigation

Live coverage of Mueller's testimony before committees of the House will begin at 8:15 a.m. ET.

France, Germany Refuse Italy's Demand to Open Ports to Migrants

France, Germany Refuse Italy's Demand to Open Ports to Migrants

(Bloomberg) -- France and Germany widened the group of countries willing to accept asylum seekers arriving by boat across the Mediterranean, but made no move to accept demands by Italy’s Matteo Salvini that they accept migrant ships directly in their ports.Salvini, in his capacity as Italian...

Stephen Colbert Goes Easy on Anti-Science Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson

Stephen Colbert Goes Easy on Anti-Science Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson

Scott Kowalchyk/CBSOn Monday night, comedian Stephen Colbert welcomed Marianne Williamson, the “spiritual guru” turned 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, to his late-night program. After reading off her list of accomplishments, which includes activism work and a series of bestselling self-help...

Iran caught UK by surprise in Gulf: audio company

Iran caught UK by surprise in Gulf: audio company

The man behind the dramatic audio of Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf says the episode played out over a chaotic 20-40 minutes while a UK warship raced in from an hour away -- too far to be of any help. The HMS Montrose "really didn't have much chance of having...

Georgia mother allegedly drops, kills her 3-month-old baby during a fight

Georgia mother allegedly drops, kills her 3-month-old baby during a fight

A Georgia mother is accused of dropping and killing her baby during a fight ata beauty supplies store on Friday

Much of Venezuela in the dark again after massive blackout

Much of Venezuela in the dark again after massive blackout

The lights went out across much of Venezuela, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into chaos a few months ago as the government once again accused opponents of sabotaging the nation's hydroelectric power system. As night fell in Caracas many were wondering how long they...

Tropical depression forms in the Bahamas, expected to bring rain to Florida

Tropical depression forms in the Bahamas, expected to bring rain to Florida

The depression is expected to remain weak, with its primary impact being about 1-3 inches of rain across eastern Florida on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-U.S. military took defensive action against second Iranian drone last week

UPDATE 2-U.S. military took defensive action against second Iranian drone last week

A U.S. Navy ship took defensive action against a second Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz last week, but did not see the drone go into the water, the U.S. military said on Tuesday. The United States said on Thursday that a Navy ship had "destroyed" an Iranian drone in the Strait of...

Praying for a Conversion Miracle for Dr. Leana Wen and Other Pro-Choice Women

Praying for a Conversion Miracle for Dr. Leana Wen and Other Pro-Choice Women

One of the most beautiful, under-the-radar things I have seen in the passing political frenzies of the summer thus far was one doctor’s response to the upheaval at Planned Parenthood: “I am an Obgyn like you, and I just wanted to say how sorry I am for your loss.”Dr. Monique Ruberu reached out to...

Trump takes Arizona’s 'show me your papers' law nationwide. Now what?: Today's talker

Trump takes Arizona’s 'show me your papers' law nationwide. Now what?: Today's talker

Anyone with legal status has nothing to worry about, right? Well, Trump doesn't like dark-skinned immigrants.

Taiwan Spy Chief Quits Over $200,000 Tax-Free Cigarettes Scandal

Taiwan Spy Chief Quits Over $200,000 Tax-Free Cigarettes Scandal

(Bloomberg) -- Taiwan’s intelligence chief quit after accusations that an agent attempted to use President Tsai Ing-wen’s overseas trip to secure some $200,000 worth of tax-free cigarettes.National Security Bureau Director-General Peng Sheng-chu resigned Monday, hours after the smuggling attempt...

China says it will 'not tolerate foreign forces' in Hong Kong

China says it will 'not tolerate foreign forces' in Hong Kong

China on Tuesday slammed the US and Britain for interfering in Hong Kong affairs after the two countries voiced concerns about a vicious assault on pro-democracy protesters. The savage beating of the Hong Kong protesters by a mob of suspected gangsters on Sunday has deepened fears about the use of...

South Bend police warn of 'mass exodus' under Mayor Pete Buttigieg

South Bend police warn of 'mass exodus' under Mayor Pete Buttigieg

The South Bend Fraternal Order of Police says morale has tanked over the 2020 hopeful's handling of an officer-involved shooting.

Young couple arrested after killing newborn at California hospital just hours after birth

Young couple arrested after killing newborn at California hospital just hours after birth

A young California couple was arrested last Friday after fatally stranglingtheir newborn son just hours after his birth, according to KABC

Airbus designed a plane prototype to look like a 'bird of prey' – take a look

Airbus designed a plane prototype to look like a 'bird of prey' – take a look

Airbus is working to inspire the latest and greatest in flight innovation – and using a "bird of prey" conceptual design to do so.

Fox News’ Shep Smith Grills Embattled Puerto Rico Governor: Can You Name Anyone Who Supports You?

Fox News’ Shep Smith Grills Embattled Puerto Rico Governor: Can You Name Anyone Who Supports You?

During his first television interview since the scandal broke out over leaked private chats that have resulted in near-unanimous calls for his resignation, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló struggled to come up with a single name when Fox News anchor Shepard Smith pressed him to offer up anyone who...

Putin gives Russian citizenship to Novatek's finance chief, a U.S. national

Putin gives Russian citizenship to Novatek's finance chief, a U.S. national

President Vladimir Putin handed Russian citizenship to gas producer Novatek's veteran finance chief Mark Gyetvay on Monday, a move that could potentially help the U.S. national bypass some sanctions restrictions. U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia in 2014 ban U.S. nationals and companies from...

Video Shows Iranian Commandos Rappelling onto British Tanker in Strait of Hormuz

Video Shows Iranian Commandos Rappelling onto British Tanker in Strait of Hormuz

Video footage aired on Iranian state television on Saturday shows masked commandos rappelling from a helicopter onto a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz.In the footage, Iran Revolutionary Guard Corps troops can be seen preparing to board the Stena Impero from inside the helicopter. Other...

'Let me guess, you want to nuke them all': Trump constantly baiting John Bolton in front of officials, report says

'Let me guess, you want to nuke them all': Trump constantly baiting John Bolton in front of officials, report says

Donald Trump likes to goad his national security adviser John Bolton about his lust for military action, according to officials who have spoken out on their relationship.As Iran claims to have captured spies working for the US and accuses Mr Bolton of trying to start “war of the century”, new...

Apple just released iOS 12.4 for the iPhone and iPad

Apple just released iOS 12.4 for the iPhone and iPad

It might not be quite as exciting as Apple's iOS 13 beta, but the company just pushed out a new software update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. iOS 12.4 comes about two months after the initial release of iOS 12.3, and it mainly focuses on bug fixes and other refinements. There is...

Australian clubbers busted in Bali over cocaine

Australian clubbers busted in Bali over cocaine

Two Australian clubbers arrested in Bali for cocaine possession were paraded in front of local media Tuesday as they faced a possible 12-year jail term, police said. William Cabantog, 36, and David Van Iersel, 38, were nabbed Friday night at a nightclub in Canggu, a popular tourist hotspot on the...

Millions of Barrels of Iranian Oil Are Piled Up in China’s Ports

Millions of Barrels of Iranian Oil Are Piled Up in China’s Ports

(Bloomberg) -- Tankers are offloading millions of barrels of Iranian oil into storage tanks at Chinese ports, creating a hoard of crude sitting on the doorstep of the world’s biggest buyer.Two and a half months after the White House banned the purchase of Iran’s oil, the nation’s crude is...

Kim inspects new sub, wants North Korea's military bolstered

Kim inspects new sub, wants North Korea's military bolstered

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has inspected a newly built submarine and ordered officials to further bolster the country's military capabilities, state media reported Tuesday, as the North increases pressure on the United States ahead of the possible resumption of nuclear diplomacy. Last...

'Clearly a racist act': After biracial boy dragged by school bus, school settles lawsuit

'Clearly a racist act': After biracial boy dragged by school bus, school settles lawsuit

The teen's mother sued the school district in May, alleging a bus driver intentionally closed the door on her 13-year-old biracial son's backpack.

Internal Probe Reveals SEAL Team 10 Operators’ Cocaine Use

Internal Probe Reveals SEAL Team 10 Operators’ Cocaine Use

AFPSome SEAL Team 10 special warfare operators allegedly used cocaine or spiked their alcohol with it, according to an internal investigation obtained by the Navy Times following a Freedom of Information Act Request. In Little Creek, Virginia, six SEALs were caught using cocaine and other illicit...

EU tells incoming British PM Johnson it won't change Brexit terms

EU tells incoming British PM Johnson it won't change Brexit terms

The European Union on Tuesday congratulated incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson but was firm that it would not heed his election promises of renegotiating Brexit. The bloc's executive European Commission was willing to work with Johnson, a spokeswoman said, but the limits were...

Outrage after NYPD officers are drenched with water while on duty

Outrage after NYPD officers are drenched with water while on duty

A 'Fox & Friends' law enforcement panel reacts to the treatment of police officers in America.

Bernie Sanders Employees Demand $15 Hourly. 1 Strategist Calls That ‘Ridiculous’.

Bernie Sanders Employees Demand $15 Hourly. 1 Strategist Calls That ‘Ridiculous’.

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’s campaign staffers are demanding wages of at least $15 hourly, but a campaign strategist is calling that prospect “ridiculous,” saying productivity would have to be cut to stay within budget.After facing criticism earlier in July, the Vermont...

NASA Finally Completes the Orion Crew Capsule

NASA Finally Completes the Orion Crew Capsule

NASA hopes the capsule will take astronauts back to the Moon, and Mars after that.

Drug kingpin 'El Chapo' appeals life sentence

Drug kingpin 'El Chapo' appeals life sentence

Fallen Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, has appealed his life sentence, court documents published on Monday showed. Guzman, the 62-year-old former co-leader of Mexico's feared Sinaloa drug cartel, was...

Iran’s Oil Tanker Gambit Has Nowhere to Go

Iran’s Oil Tanker Gambit Has Nowhere to Go

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- To judge by the propaganda of the Iranian regime, the brave warriors of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps had captured a Royal Navy guided-missile destroyer. Video footage shows the IRGC men rappelling down to a ship while other fearless comrades, looking on from...

'I am not a cult leader': Marianne Williamson tries to clarify her beliefs ahead of Democratic debate

'I am not a cult leader': Marianne Williamson tries to clarify her beliefs ahead of Democratic debate

Hoping to dispel rumors, author and activist Marianne Williamson tweeted "I am not a cult leader" and "I am not an anti-vaxxer."

The Latest: CSX agrees on blame for deadly 2018 Amtrak crash

The Latest: CSX agrees on blame for deadly 2018 Amtrak crash

CSX is agreeing with federal officials who say the company and one of its train crews were responsible for an Amtrak crash that killed two people and hurt nearly 100 passengers in South Carolina in 2018. CSX spokeswoman Cindy Schild says the company's rules and procedures were not followed...