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  1. Italy can't take 1 more migrant-SalviniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ANSA.it

    Berlin, June 22 - Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has said in an interview with Spiegel that Italy cannot take any more asylum seekers. "We cannot take one more, on the contrary, we want to hand over a few," Salvini said when asked about German Chancellor Angela Merkel seeking an agreement on pushing back migrants at borders within the EU.

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  2. Migrants seeking asylum wait on bridge as debate ragesRead the original story

    24 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    Miguel Roberts/The Brownsville Herald A family from La Ceiba, Honduras, looks over at the United States from Gateway International Bridge as a U.S. Border Patrol vehicle drives Thursday along the Rio Grande in Brownsville.

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  3. The Latest: Italy's 5-Stars: Migration 'hypocrisy' must endRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Italy's populist 5-Star Movement is demanding that European countries step up and actually take action to deal with hundreds of thousands of migrants on the continent, warning that the future of Europe is at stake. The 5-Stars, who are in a ruling coalition with the anti-migrant League party, penned a blog Sunday titled "The migrant hypocrisy sinks Europe" as EU leaders met in Brussels on migration.

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  4. Journalist and author John Woodhouse shares his experience of the rush hour train commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | This Is Staffordshire

    I had the misfortune to make the rush hour commute from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham on Tuesday. I'm not saying the train was packed, but the only surprise was the guard didn't have a cattle prod.

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  5. India-Afghanistan cricket match reflected sportsman spirit: ModiRead the original story

    39 min ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 24 : The Indian cricket team's gesture of posing with the Afghanistan team after winning a test match in Bengaluru earlier this month reflects the spirit of sportsmanship, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday. Speaking in the 45th episode of his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat', Modi said sports is an excellent route to unite societies and to showcase the talents and skills of our youth.

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  6. Syrian troops advance in their offensive in country's southRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Syrian state media say government forces have advanced deeper into the southern province of Daraa under the cover of airstrikes, entering new villages. Syrian state news agency SANA said Sunday troops have made territorial gains in al-Lujat and other areas including the village of Jadal on the eastern edge of Daraa province where fighting has concentrated for the past five days.

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  7. Suspense over early Argentina exit, commotion over Yo-YoRead the original story

    54 min ago | Newkerala.com

    By Veturi Srivatsa, Jun 24 : Former champions Uruguay and France are through to the round of 16 in the football World Cup and another champion side Argentina are on the brink of a group-stage exit unless they work out a miracle with other results coming to their rescue. Amidst football commotion and excitement, the Indian cricket team have arrived in England for their tours of Ireland and England.

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  8. Updates: A53 closed in both directions after accident involving car & motorbikeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This Is Staffordshire

    We're also on Facebook - your must-see news, features, videos and pictures throughout Stoke-on-Trent, North Staffordshire & South Cheshire. The road was closed in both directions between the A51 and the A5182 Trentham Road while specialist officers conducted their details inquiries.

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  9. US moves 100 coffins to North Korean border for soldiers' remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    North Korea agreed to send home U.S. war remains during the June 12 summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump. The U.S. military said it moved 100 wooden coffins to the inter-Korean border to prepare for North Korea's returning of the remains of American soldiers who have been missing since the 1950-53 Korean War.

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  10. Regional bloc says South Sudan's rebel leader not welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    East Africa's leaders say South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar is not welcome in their countries except to join peace talks on his country's five-year civil war. A communique after heads of state and government met in neighboring Ethiopia says Machar should be free to leave South Africa, where he had been under house arrest, for "any country of his choice except the IGAD region."

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  11. New Brunswick election will offer preview of 2019 federal battleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Weyburn Review

    New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant delivers the State of the Province address in Fredericton, N.B., on Thursday, January 25, 2018. A telegenic, social media-savvy Liberal leader known for big deficits is pitted against an austerity-minded rookie Tory leader just beginning to make an impression on voters.In what may be seen as a preview of the next federal contest, a New Brunswick election is now just three months away.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Stephen MacGillivray FREDERICTON - A telegenic, social media-savvy Liberal leader known for big deficits is pitted against an austerity-minded rookie Tory leader just beginning to make an impression on voters.

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  12. Polls open in Turkey's high-stakes electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Polls have opened in Turkey's high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections which could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's hold on power or curtail his political ambitions. Voters began gathering at polling centers early on Sunday to cast their ballots in the elections that complete Turkey's transition to a new executive presidential system that was approved in a controversial referendum last year.

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  13. Uneasy calm returns to highlands as O'Neill sends in the troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Asopa People

    Last week turned out to be one of those only too frequent turbulent periods in Papua New Guinea when you never know what's going to happen and, for long periods, who might be in charge. The week ended with the deployment of half the PNG Defence Force's ground troops to the region as the government seemed to have decided to crush for once and for all a well armed if disorganised blend of angry landowners, disaffected tribes and criminal elements .

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  14. Officials: Group of 57 migrants suffering from dehydration arrested after calling for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    A migrant who was traveling with a group of 56 others across the border called Mexican police for help in 108-degree weather. Officials: Group of 57 migrants suffering from dehydration arrested after calling for help A migrant who was traveling with a group of 56 others across the border called Mexican police for help in 108-degree weather.

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  15. Police: 25 injured in building explosion in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, when an explosion destroyed an apartment building in the western German city of Wuppertal, police said Sunday. Police said the explosion rocked the several-story building shortly before midnight Saturday with a large bang, scaring people in surrounding homes so much they ran out into the street in a panic.

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  16. Smart phones against fraud in Turkish electionsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Turkish Daily News

    As the voting process concludes for 56 million voters in key Turkish elections , citizens have rushed to ballot boxes for the counting of votes more than ever, having been alerted for weeks by civil society groups founded to monitor and intervene in possible election fraud and irregularities. Initiated by "Oy ve A-tesi" a few years ago, there are now dozens of such groups organizing tens and thousands of volunteers across the country - either to sign up as ballot observers from the lists of political parties or as independent observers, as permitted by Turkish election law.

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  17. Death of Leo Hannett - a Bougainville leader of the middle wayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Asopa People

    My friend and colleague Leo Hannett, who died on Friday 15 June, was a man of passion tempered by common sense. He had remarkable ability to bridge the gap between educated leaders and leaders at the village level.

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  18. Mini-migration summit: EU nations try to resolve differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The leaders of Germany, France and about a dozen other European Union nations are converging on Brussels for an afternoon of informal talks on differences over migration ahead of a full EU summit that starts next Thursday. Facing a domestic political crisis in Germany over the topic, Chancellor Angela Merkel will be seeking to get EU leaders to forge a joint approach to manage the influx of migrants and refugees.

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  19. The judge has given Barbara Fielding-Morriss time to apply for legal aid and seek representationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    A judge has put off sentencing race hate election candidate Barbara Fielding-Morriss - to give her time to find a lawyer. The 79-year-old, of Stuart Avenue, Draycott, was this week convicted of three counts of inciting racial hatred following a four-day trial at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court , during which she represented herself.

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  20. Village prepares for 4th of July festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Review

    In less than two weeks, the village of Wellsville will be celebrating America's birthday with entertainment and celebration throughout the village. The Moving Wellsville Forward Committee and Extreme Vocal Experience will be holding the village's inaugural Independence Day Parade and Festivities, which will run from 10 a.m. through 10 p.m. July 4. , the over-12 hour celebration will include a variety of food, games, vendors, contests and entertainment for the whole family as it not only celebrated the 242nd anniversary of America's independence from Great Britain, but also honors those who have served in the armed forces.

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