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Global Media DOJ files brief supporting SB4, Texas' sanctuary cities ban
Author: 0 DOJ files brief supporting SB4, Texas' sanctuary cities ban

SB 4 bars local jurisdictions in Texas from denying requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement to hold suspected undocumented immigrants on the federal government's behalf. Texas - a lawsuit in which multiple cities are trying to block the law known as SB4. Texas' largest cities are part of the lawsuit opposing the law, including Houston, San Antonio , Dallas and Austin.

Global Media Pakistan to face India in playoffs
Author: 0 Pakistan to face India in playoffs

It was India's second big win over Pakistan in six days, they had earlier beaten the green shirts 7-1 in their league match, said the information made available to APP here. The Pakistan defenders were guilty of slightly loose marking in the penalty area which allowed too much space for Mor to get that pass in and for Talwinder to get a touch.

Global Media Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar
Author: 0 Boris Johnson calling for end to blockade of Qatar

Qatar expressed its readiness for a dialogue to solve the crisis that has recently occurred in its relations with a number of Arab states. The sanctions have disrupted the flow of imports and other materials into Qatar and caused many foreign banks to scale back their business with the country.

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

Throngs of mourners paid their final respects to Otto Warmbier Thursday at a public funeral at the high school he attended near Cincinnati. After a one-hour trial in March 2016, he was convicted and sentenced to 15 years of hard labor. North Korea's statement mentioned that it showed mercy to a criminal who was the enemy of the state, even though there was no need to do so. North Korea's cruel treatment of Warmbier must be condemned by all nations.

Author: 0 North Korea's treatment of student looms over US-China talks

She said the US would be consulting with China on implementation of U.N. Security Council resolutions that are meant to restrict revenue and technology for the North's nuclear and missile programs . -China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue on Wednesday. The consensus document also highlighted the need to fully and strictly hold to U.N. Security Council resolutions and push for dialogue and negotiation, which has always been China's position on the issue.

Global Media Trump questions impartiality of Russian Federation probe chief
Author: 0 Trump questions impartiality of Russian Federation probe chief

The CIA had top-level intelligence last August that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered an operation to help Donald Trump win the U.S. He also ordered his deputies to safeguard the election and seek bipartisan support from congressional leaders to condemn Russia's actions. He said he wasn't aware of efforts by Trump or his campaign to collude with Russian Federation beyond what the intelligence community already knows.

Author: 0 Russian warships fire missiles at ISIS targets in Syria

The Guards fired six mid-range surface to surface missiles from western Iran into Syria's Deir al Zour province on Sunday night, the first attack of its kind carried out by the Islamic Republic in years. The Syrian conflict has transformed from a civil war to a more complex battle involving worldwide players and their proxies. Russian warships fired missiles into Syria on Friday, according to reports.

Global Media Israel strikes Syrian positions after fire toward it
Author: 0 Israel strikes Syrian positions after fire toward it

The IDF believes that the mortar shells that landed in Israel where likely spillover fire launched by groups fighting across the border in Syria. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu underscored late Saturday night that Israel will not tolerate any sort of fire from across the border.

Global Media Demands by Arab states not realistic
Author: 0 Demands by Arab states not realistic

The most politically explosive demands on the list - assuming Qatar does not explode over being treated like a criminal on probation for supporting terrorism - concern Iran and Turkey . "They are bullies", he added. According to the document posted on social media, the four countries demand that Qatar closes Al-Jazeera, downgrades diplomatic ties with Iran and shuts a Turkish military base in the emirate.

Global Media Saudi Arabia: Security forces foil terror plot in Makkah
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia: Security forces foil terror plot in Makkah

UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan condemned the attempted attack and said his country stood with Saudi Arabia in combating terrorism. "They obeyed their evil and corrupt self-serving schemes managed from overseas whose aim is to destabilize the security and stability of this blessed country ", it said.

Global Media EC disqualifies MP minister for 3 years over paid news charges
Author: 0 EC disqualifies MP minister for 3 years over paid news charges

In a setback to BJP in Madhya Pradesh , the Election Commission (EC) has disqualified one of its top ministers Narottam Mishra . "The Commission finds that irrespective of whether the alleged expenditure when added to the respondent's (Mishra's) reported account, breaches the permissible (expenditure) limit or not, the fact remains that the respondent has not only knowingly submitted a false account of expenses, but also attempted to circumvent the legally prescribed limit on ...

Global Media Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown
Author: 0 Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown

Turkey's military support for Qatar has been matched by stepped up commercial links. It would be handed over to Doha in the coming days, he said . The Gulf crisis escalated late Thursday , as Kuwait , acting as a mediator, presented Qatar with a 13-point list of demands from Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain , and Egypt .

Global Media To face flood threat by storm Cindy
Author: 0 To face flood threat by storm Cindy

Forecasters are warning of a worrisome flood threat on a southeast MS river following heavy rainfall associated with Tropical Depression Cindy. Emergency crews helped some people from stranded vehicles in Muncie, Indiana, including a almost submerged SUV at a railroad underpass.

Author: 0 First day of Eid al-Fitr announced in Oman

Somalia's Federal Government also announced that Sunday will be the first day of Eid al Fitr , extending the government employees three days of public holidays. The Ashanti regional director of the Islamic Education Unit, Alhaji Ibrahim Abubakar Amankwah, speaking to Class News' regional correspondent, Hafiz Tijani, warned that Islamic schools would not meet the academic calendar if pupils and students from such schools exhibit similar attitude in this year's Eid al-Fitr.

Author: 0 Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

Despite the off-field disruption, Ronaldo picked up the man-of-the-match award in Portugal's opening 2-2 draw with Mexico on Sunday. During Wednesday's Confederations Cup match between Mexico and New Zealand , two fans were ejected from the stadium for trying to get the "puto" chant started.

Author: 0 India, Portugal to cooperate on startups, oceanography

Today, almost four million Indian Americans are in the United States, and more than 166,000 Indian students are studying in the USA, contributing Dollars 5 billion in economic activity and supporting an estimated 64,000 American jobs, the official said .

Global Media Two terrorists holed up inside DPS, Sec 144 imposed
Author: 0 Two terrorists holed up inside DPS, Sec 144 imposed

The police sources here, however, said that the militants may have escaped as it took the security forces 30-35 minutes to lay dragnet around the campus. In a statement, LeT spokesman Abdullah Ghazanavi claimed responsibility for the attack. Reinforcements have been rushed to the area, an official said.