Category: U.S

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staffJuly 9, 2017

Appeals court denies Hawaii’s request to remove relatives from travel ban

Judges from the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals declined Hawaii’s request to allow more relatives to bypass President Donald Trump’s ...

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staffJuly 8, 2017

South Carolina man escapes from prison with wire cutters delivered by drone

Officials believe convicted kidnapper Jimmy Causey, 46, escaped from prison using tools delivered by drone. Causey spent more than two ...

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staffJuly 8, 2017

Mike Pence ignores Nasa ‘do not touch’ sign

US Vice-President Mike Pence has made a tongue-in-cheek apology to Nasa after a photo of him touching a piece of ...

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staffJuly 5, 2017

North Korea missile launch: Trump berates China on trade

Donald Trump has criticised China following North Korea’s test of a long-range missile, condemning it for increasing trade with Pyongyang. ...

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staffJuly 4, 2017

Most states refuse Trump administration’s request for voter data

A majority of states are refusing to comply with a request by a new White House commission on election fraud ...

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staffJuly 4, 2017

Taxi hits pedestrians near Boston airport

Ten people were injured when a taxicab plowed into a group of cab drivers waiting for fares near Logan International ...

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staffJuly 3, 2017

Charlie Gard: Pope and Trump offer parents support

Pope Francis has called for the parents of terminally-ill Charlie Gard to be allowed to “accompany and treat their child ...

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staffJuly 3, 2017

New Jersey governor Chris Christie enjoys beach he closed to public

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is facing heavy criticism after he was photographed relaxing on a state beach he had ...

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staffJuly 3, 2017

Florida mom arrested when police find 5-year-old son weighing 25 pounds

A Florida woman was arrested after police found her 5-year-old son malnourished, dehydrated and weighing only 25 pounds. Naomie Hall, ...

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staffJuly 2, 2017

Arkansas nightclub shooting rapper in ‘unrelated’ arrest

A rapper who was performing at the Arkansas nightclub where 25 people were shot has been arrested on unrelated charges, ...