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Authorities said the fire east of Fort Garland was estimated at 83 square miles after unpredictable winds pushed the fire both north and south over the weekend, reports CBS Colorado Springs affiliate KKTV . A blaze burning for several days in Lake County jumped containment lines Saturday, prompting additional evacuation orders. The fire is 73-percent contained.
  • Court upholds Trump travel ban, rejects discrimination claim

    Court upholds Trump travel ban, rejects discrimination claim

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    Shortly after supporting anti-LGBTQ discrimination, further muting voting rights, and making some very bad decisions about abortion clinics , the highest court in the US chose to uphold Donald Trump's travel Muslim ban, effectively siding with state-sanctioned islamophobia, according to NBC .
  • Multiple Dead in Shooting at Annapolis Newspaper

    Multiple Dead in Shooting at Annapolis Newspaper

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    He said he believed there to be one suspect, but police are still investigating. Police, who were on the scene between 60 and 90 seconds after receiving the report , say that the building has been evacuated, and officers are continuing to search.
  • AirAsia cancels flights to and from Bali after Mount Agung erupts

    AirAsia cancels flights to and from Bali after Mount Agung erupts

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    The global airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali reopened Friday afternoon after a almost 12-hour closure due to a volcanic ash threat that disrupted travel plans for thousands. Australian airlines had canceled flights scheduled for Thursday evening while the airport was still operating. In a later tweet, the airport advised people to "stay updated for every information from our official account".
  • Trump and Putin to meet in third country mid-July

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    The Austrian capital Vienna had also been previously mentioned as a venue, though the United States official suggested that option had now been largely ruled out. -Russia ties. "A very convenient place for us and the American side has been selected in a third country". Trump on Wednesday listed Syria and Ukraine among the many subjects he said they would discuss at the summit.
  • 28-year-old Democrat defeats Republican Congressman in New York primary

    28-year-old Democrat defeats Republican Congressman in New York primary

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    It all started after President Trump posted a ludicrous tweet , claiming Crowley lost because he wasn't nice enough to the far right extremist president. "[Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez] represents the future of the Democratic Party ", said Nixon. Although commentators have often emphasized the candidate's appeal in one of the most diverse districts in the country - she is a third-generation Bronx woman of Puerto Rican descent - Ocasio-Cortez often leads with the language of class interests, in ...
  • Police make arrests in killing of Bronx teenager

    Police make arrests in killing of Bronx teenager

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    Moments later, the attackers barge into the store and drag Guzman-Feliz outside, where they proceed to hack him with a machete, leaving him to die on the street with a severe stab wound to the neck. "My son was my son, but he was my best friend", Lisandro Guzman told the Daily News. Guzman-Feliz was described as "a snazzy dresser who liked jeans and Air Jordans".
  • WHAT'S HAPPENING: Suit adds to pressure for immigration bill

    WHAT'S HAPPENING: Suit adds to pressure for immigration bill

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    In recent weeks, more than 2,300 children were taken from their families under a "zero-tolerance" policy in which people entering the US illegally face prosecution, according to The Associated Press . Trump recently signed an executive order mandating immigrant families caught entering the United States illegally to be detained together during their proceedings.
  • Irish border agreement has to be part of Brexit deal, Juncker warns

    Irish border agreement has to be part of Brexit deal, Juncker warns

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    They also call for "further clarity from the United Kingdom as regards its position on the future relationship". He added: "We are so deeply grateful for the remarkable solidarity and support we have received from the European Union institutions and fellow member states, none more so than from President Juncker".
  • Jamaican father of slain rapper XXXTentacion speaks out

    Jamaican father of slain rapper XXXTentacion speaks out

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    A suspect, named as Dedrick Devonshay Williams , was arrested on Thursdayand faces a charge of first-degree murder . A suspect was arrested in the death of rapper XXXTentacion , according to police. He will appear before court in Broward County on Monday. He later faced more charges including witness tampering. TMZ broke the news that the rapper's killers were at the same motorcycle shop at the same time as him, checking the scene, and then waited for XXX to exit the shop.
  • Ethiopian PM escapes rally grenade attack that kills one, wounds scores

    Ethiopian PM escapes rally grenade attack that kills one, wounds scores

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    In a televised address shortly after the incident, the PM confirmed that " a few people " were killed and injured in the explosion , and sent condolences to the families of the victims. The rally was being held in support of the 41-year-old leader, who took office in April. Ethiopians said they could hardly keep up with the pace of change.
  • Family Separation Policy: Donald Trump's Executive Order Just Makes Things Worse

    Family Separation Policy: Donald Trump's Executive Order Just Makes Things Worse

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    First lady Melania Trump made a surprise visit to a McAllen detention centre that's housing some of the children, where she asked kids where they came from and how long they had been at the facility. "An earlier version incorrectly stated the Trump administration was suspending prosecutions for parents of migrant children", the correction says. Pelosi also slammed President Trump's immigration policies after he tweeted that open borders were her "dream".
  • North Korea to return war dead remains to U.S. 'very soon'

    North Korea to return war dead remains to U.S. 'very soon'

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    Officials in the administration say they are prepared to carry out a ceremony to honor the returned soldiers as early as next week, if North Korea moves quickly to assist in their transportation. "Sure, why not", she said. But only Wednesday, Mattis said he was " not aware " of any indications that North Korea had taken concrete steps to dismantle any more of its infrastructure for the launching of ballistic missiles or any additional steps to fully denuclearize following the June 12 summit ...
  • Merkel Accepts Deadline in Coalition Fight Over Refugees

    Merkel Accepts Deadline in Coalition Fight Over Refugees

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    The decision sparked some opposition, most recently in the form of Interior Minister Horst Seehofer's open challenge to the policy, and a public poll showing 62 percent of Germans want to turn away asylum-seekers at the border. Merkel said she will have to discuss "what is important for others; I can't say today what that is". So Seehofer "graciously" gave her two more weeks, upon which Merkel stated that if her minister acted unilaterally, she would tell him where to get off.
  • Ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba, at least one dead, dozens missing

    Ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba, at least one dead, dozens missing

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    Authorities have deployed rescue vessels to the scene but bad weather has halted the operation for the night. Indonesian rescue workers fought heavy rains and two-metre waves on Tuesday in a search for survivors after a ferry with at least 140 passengers on board sank in Lake Toba , a popular tourist destination in North Sumatra.
  • President Trump Argues There's No Alternative to Family Separation Policy

    President Trump Argues There's No Alternative to Family Separation Policy

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    Customs and Border Protection facility begging for their parents picked up on a secretly-recorded audio tape were posted this week by ProPublica , creating a larger and more impassioned backlash to the policy. President Donald Trump has doubled down on his tough immigration rhetoric, vowing to keep arresting illegal immigrants and blaming Democrats for wanting illegal immigrants to pour in as their potential voters.