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Darwin Micheal Mejia, right, holds hands with his mother, Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia, during a news conference following their reunion at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Friday, June 22, 2018, in Linthicum, Md. The Justice Department agreed to release Mejia-Mejia's son after she sued the U.S. government in order to be reunited following their separation at the U.S. border. She has filed for political asylum in the U.S. following a trek from Guatemala. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
For immigrants, still no word on when they will be reunitedTwo days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities are still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800 children with their parents and find ways to keep households together
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UN: Basic human rights being 'chiseled away' in VenezuelaA U.N. report says the rule of law in Venezuela is quickly eroding as officials allow government security forces to kill citizens without any apparent consequences
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School Quotes Nazi General in 'Inspirational' EmailNothing like quoting a Nazi general to inspire your student body—although Nazi generals are, you know, Nazis . Exeter University in South West England has apologized after sending a mass email to staff and students quoting former Nazi general Erwin Rommel, USA Today reports. "One cannot permit unique opportunities to...
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US officials say girl on Time cover isn't separated from momU.S. Border Patrol officials said a girl who is pictured on the cover of this week's Time magazine was never separated from her mother, despite the image of the child standing alone
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UN puts together a 'Youth World Cup' in New YorkWhile the World Cup plays out in Russia, dozens of New York City children are set to play in a U.N.-sponsored youth version of the global soccer tournament
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Her Pleasant Beach Jog Turns Into 2-Week NightmareThe border between the US and Canada is the longest in the world, and it's not always well marked, points out the Bellingham Herald in Washington state. For proof, just ask 19-year-old Cedella Roman, who went out for a jog on the beach in British Columbia, inadvertently crossed into the...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Oleg Sentsov gestures as the verdict is delivered, as he stands behind bars at a court in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. A state news agency is quoting a Russian human rights official as saying that jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov is in satisfactory condition despite a month-long hunger strike, it was reported on Thursday, June 21, 2018. (AP Photo, file)
Jailed filmmaker in Russia loses 44 pounds on hunger strikeA lawyer for a Ukrainian filmmaker who has been on hunger strike for more than a month in a Russian prison says his client has lost about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) and is severely weak
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In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson bikes, cranberries, peanut butter, playing cards and whiskey. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threatThe Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars
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Activists: Syrian government steps up offensive in southwestSyrian activists: Government forces keep up pressure on strategic southwest, drop barrel bombs on rebel-held areas
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The Latest: US condemns truce violations in southern SyriaThe U.S. envoy to the U.N. has condemned the reported cease-fire violations in southern Syria
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Minister of Energy of the United Arab Emirates, UAE, Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei attend a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Friday, June 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
OPEC agrees to pump more oil but crude prices jump anywayThe OPEC oil countries have agreed to increase their production by almost 1 million barrels a day. Analysts say the move should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Betty Baziana, third left, partner of Greece's Prime Minister speaks with Greek Defense Minister Panos Kamenos, right, as Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, centre, looks up before his speech to lawmakers from his left-led governing coalition in Athens, on Friday, June 22, 2018. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a neck tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's creditors. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
For once in a tie, Greek PM Tsipras hails new debt dealFor once sporting a necktie, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has pledged to tread the path of fiscal prudence after international creditors announced new debt relief measures to wean the country off its eight-year bailout program
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