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by | June 26, 2019 | 21:52

The vote - 25 to 16, with Democrats and Rep. Justin Amash , Republican of MI, voting in favor - could set up another challenge in court between Congress and the Trump administration, which has consistently stymied Democrats' oversight efforts since they took control of the House earlier this year.

by | June 26, 2019 | 21:21

We will see partly cloudy skies tomorrow with slim rain chances. Near Charlotte, scattered thunderstorms starting after 5 p.m. could bring threats of strong wind, lightning and "heavy rainfall," the service says. Southwest winds becoming west-northwest at 5 to 15 miles per hour. Overnight, we will still be dry with increasing cloud cover and lows in the low 60s.

by | June 26, 2019 | 20:42

Mary Ann Ahern of local affiliate NBC 5 Chicago was the first to report the story, adding that the Secret Service had the suspect in custody. Eric Trump said that an employee at a high-end lounge in Chicago , Illinois, spit on him on Tuesday night.

by | June 26, 2019 | 19:42

Mr. Trump said at the time that he had to walk away because Mr. Kim was demanding sweeping sanctions relief in exchange for only a limited commitment to destroy part of the North's nuclear arsenal, a characterization Pyongyang has challenged.

by | June 26, 2019 | 18:41

Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump will have an hour-long meeting on the sidelines of a G20 summit on June 28 in Osaka in Japan , a Kremlin aide said on Wednesday, in their first official encounter for nearly a year.

by | June 26, 2019 | 17:48

The Taliban have consistently rejected negotiations with the US -backed Afghan government in Kabul - including issues on the future of the roughly 17,000 USA troops in the country - until after the country's September presidential elections.

by | June 26, 2019 | 17:27

Juul spokesman Kwong disagreed that the ballot initiative would affect the flavor ban, but said it would supersede the e-cigarette ordinance approved on Tuesday. That's nearly double the fraction who reported vaping in the past month in 2017 . These increases come after years of decline in thesmoking of traditional cigarettes by teenagers.

by | June 26, 2019 | 17:12

Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., offered their support for Wayfair workers on Tuesday as the CEO refused to halt production. "Over the last two days it has come to our attention that Wayfair has again engaged in B2B sales with BCFS, a non-profit government contractor managing camps for migrants at our Southern border", the letter said.

by | June 26, 2019 | 16:39

This week Nuevo Laredo in Tamaulipas, the same state where Matamoros is located, said it will become the latest city to receive returnees as soon as Friday. The family arrived last weekend in the border city of Matamoros, Mexico, and planned to apply for asylum in the USA, the New York Times reports. According to the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a total of 283 migrant-crossing deaths were recorded at the border in 2018, but these figures may provide an incomplete picture.

by | June 26, 2019 | 13:14

Berlin appears cool toward USA talk of a global coalition against Iran as it tries to salvage the nuclear deal. On Monday, Trump tweeted that China and Japan depend on the security of the Persian Gulf waterways for the bulk of their oil imports, and he asked why the U.S.is protecting the shipping lanes for other countries "for zero compensation".

by | June 26, 2019 | 11:44

Faythe was taken to a hospital to have bullet fragments removed from her head. Her mother, 18-year-old Deziree Menagh , had pulled away as a man she'd met a week earlier, 23-year-old Marcos Echartea , tried to hold her hand at the party.

by | June 26, 2019 | 11:23

JarHeads president Manny Ribeiro, who survived the crash, said the group had just finished dinner and was heading to a fundraiser at an American Legion post in nearby Gorham. He was placed on probation for one year and had his license suspended for 210 days, The Westfield News reported. The defendant is being held without bail at the Coos County House of Corrections.

by | June 26, 2019 | 11:17

The Amhara state has declared three days of mourning after the killing in which the northern region's leader was also killed. Police have shot and killed the man they accuse of leading the strike. Although Abiy's reforms are widely popular, some members of the previous regime are unhappy with the changes and the prime minister has survived a number of threats.

by | June 26, 2019 | 10:56

But on Tuesday morning, Pelosi and other leaders appeared confident after revisions were made, though some defections are still likely. Dwelling Speaker Nancy Pelosi praised the ruling and said in an announcement, "No person is above the regulation - no longer even the President".

by | June 26, 2019 | 07:43

Trump received a missive from Kim earlier this month and called it a " beautiful letter". Mr Kim "said with satisfaction that the letter is of excellent content ", North Korea's Korean Central News Agency reported . Kim Yo-jong, who has assumed the No. 2 post of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea's propaganda and agitation department, was spotted sitting next to Kim Yong-chol to watch the country's propaganda performance last week, an event to celebrate Chinese President Xi Jinping's ...

by | June 26, 2019 | 07:14

But prospects of progress look slim, as neither side has given ground after talks broke down in May. The two sides could agree not to impose new tariffs as a goodwill gesture to get negotiations going, the official said, but he said it was unclear if that would happen.

by | June 26, 2019 | 06:47

As a result of his injuries, the child, whose name has not been released, died at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital that night, according to the news release. Child Protective Services says the mother had two older children removed and placed with relatives in 2013. He added to KHOU: "I have never seen someone deliberately play with young children with a vehicle".

by | June 26, 2019 | 06:42

Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor and United States resident, was killed last October by Saudi agents while at Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul to obtain paperwork ahead of his wedding to Hatice Cengiz. The report said there was evidence of the crime scene being "thoroughly, even forensically, cleaned" by the Saudis, in what "may amount to obstructing justice".

by | June 26, 2019 | 06:14

According to the top head of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the administration's policies have not only failed to advance the U.S. objectives but have also introduced significant friction in its partnership with New Delhi . With trade likely to figure prominently in their talks, sources said there has been substantial progress on this front with trade going up by double digits percentage in the last three years and trade deficit also going down by double digits under Trump presidency.

by | June 26, 2019 | 05:47

Changi Airport being a major transit hub, the disruption caused owning to drone activity has specially made headlines. The June 18 drone sightings forced the closure of one of the airport's two runways for "short periods of time" from 11 p.m.to 9 a.m.