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He added that it had taken officials five weeks to count the items and calculate their value. Speaking to the press after nearly a month of counting and tabulating the seized items in which 150 of his officers had to work through the Hari Raya holiday period, Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Investigation Department director Datuk Seri Amar Singh said RM442 million worth of jewellery and RM116.7 million worth of cash in 36 different currencies were counted.
  • Firefighters battling Pawnee Fire; evacuations in place

    Firefighters battling Pawnee Fire; evacuations in place

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    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Monday that the major fires continue to grow and threaten hundreds of homes and businesses, but there are no reports of injuries or deaths. "CA Fire Scanner tweeted last night "#LaneFire (Paynes Creek, Tehama Co) - Air attack reports 900 acres, fire starting to turn towards the south & potentially away from Sky Ranch.
  • Pompeo says no timeline on North Korea negotiations

    Pompeo says no timeline on North Korea negotiations

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    It's likely the first time many North Korean's have seen what President Trump looks like. Children are indoctrinated to beware of Americans, and while the Kim regime is talking less about the need for nuclear weapons, it's said little about denuclearization - the action the USA wants.
  • Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

    Trump calls for deporting illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

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    He calls the alternative, open borders, "both radical and risky". The latest actions come after President Trump's order last week to stop separating migrant children from their parents. She says "there is no justice for thousands of children locked in cages" at the US border. Almost two dozen Nevada groups tried unsuccessfully last week to persuade the national school law enforcement group hosting the conference to withdraw its invitation to Sessions.
  • Sanders asked to leave restaurant because she works for Trump

    Sanders asked to leave restaurant because she works for Trump

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    President Trump bashed a restaurant in Virginia over cleanliness Monday in response to its treatment of Sarah Sanders , but recent Virginia health department records show that the Red Hen easily passed its most recent inspections. Meanwhile, the owner of an unaffiliated Red Hen in New Jersey said on Facebook "my telephone has not stopped ringing, angry ill-informed callers threatening my staff, our business, cursing and swearing at us".
  • Sanders asked to leave restaurant because she works for Trump

    Sanders asked to leave restaurant because she works for Trump

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    President Trump bashed a restaurant in Virginia over cleanliness Monday in response to its treatment of Sarah Sanders , but recent Virginia health department records show that the Red Hen easily passed its most recent inspections. Meanwhile, the owner of an unaffiliated Red Hen in New Jersey said on Facebook "my telephone has not stopped ringing, angry ill-informed callers threatening my staff, our business, cursing and swearing at us".
  • Supreme Court sides with Texas in redistricting map dispute

    Supreme Court sides with Texas in redistricting map dispute

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    Despite the Supreme Court vacating the lower decision , James Esseks of the left-wing ACLU stressed that it "made no decision on the case's merits", and expressed confidence that the Washington Supreme Court would reaffirm "rule once again in favor of the same-sex couple".
  • Hundreds protest Trump immigration policy at Allen County Courthouse

    Hundreds protest Trump immigration policy at Allen County Courthouse

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    The "Outnumbered" panel reacted Friday to the media outcry, with Abby Huntsman questioning why Mrs. Trump wore the jacket in the first place after striking a compassionate note by visiting the detention center. Customs and Border Protection have already been reunited with their families. "It's a jacket . There was no hidden message". It wasn't clear how numerous 522 children had been reunited with parents or guardians since Trump announced on Wednesday that the government would no ...
  • Taunted for dark skin, woman poisons food at family function

    Taunted for dark skin, woman poisons food at family function

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    Police said Survase meant to kill her husband, her mother-in-law, two sisters-in-law, along with her mother-in-law's sister and her husband after they "regularly insulted" her complexion and cooking. Over 100 people who had eaten at the party suffered from food poisoning. The whole incident occurred at village Mahad in her relative Subhash Mane's home.
  • Europe migrants: Italy warns Schengen is 'at risk'

    Europe migrants: Italy warns Schengen is 'at risk'

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    Italy, a front-line state to asylum seekers and migrants coming from northern Africa, is more focused on the initial arrivals and on avoiding what it says is an unfair burden that has been placed on it by countries to its north. But Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said the Lifeline "broke rules" by ignoring Italy's directions and should move towards its original destination "to prevent escalation".
  • Syrian rebels say U.S. won't intervene in south Syria

    Syrian rebels say U.S. won't intervene in south Syria

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    Syrian government forces had so far made heavy use of artillery and rockets in the current assault, and Russian warplanes that were critical to the recovery of other rebel-held areas had not been deployed until now. Even as the regime hints at a looming assault, global powers are holding talks aimed at reaching a negotiated settlement for Syria's south. Assad said his troops would have "no choice" but to take the south by force if those talks failed.
  • Thousands march and dance in New York's Gay Pride parade

    Thousands march and dance in New York's Gay Pride parade

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    This year, Toronto police came under fire from the LGBTQ community for accusations that they failed to take the disappearances of gay men seriously for years - until January, when they arrested 66-year-old landscaper Bruce McArthur, who now faces eight first-degree murder charges.
  • Dem rep: Restaurant owner should have served Sarah Sanders

    Dem rep: Restaurant owner should have served Sarah Sanders

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    Sarah Sanders made the claim on Twitter , explaining that the owner asked her to leave. Walter Shaub, former director of the OGE , criticized Sanders' misuse of her government position on Twitter, comparing it to "the same as if an ATF agent pulled out his badge when a restaurant tried to throw him/her out".
  • Cops ID Machete Wielding Attackers who Killed Teen

    Cops ID Machete Wielding Attackers who Killed Teen

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    They dragged him from the store like a dog. One of the four attackers then repeteadly punches him before the footage shows the group speeding off in two cars, around 11.40pm, according to the New York Post . Hashtag #JusticeforJunior has started trending on social media and rapper Cardi B , a Bronx native, also showed support by posting a photo on Instagram .
  • Surveillance video shows suspects accused of fatally stabbing teen

    Surveillance video shows suspects accused of fatally stabbing teen

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    Surveillance video released on Friday showed the teenager staggering off a few seconds after the attackers fled the scene. According to CBS New York , Guzman-Feliz was attacked by a group of five men who were in a local gang. The murder weapon hasn't been recovered and the teen's murderers are still at large, police saijd. Bronx native Cardi B has even weighed on the incident and called out officers for being quick to "harass" residents, but not help.
  • Ohio police officer fired for falsely arresting daughter, daughter’s boyfriend

    Ohio police officer fired for falsely arresting daughter, daughter’s boyfriend

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    Kovach tells his daughter to get in the driver's place, but she objects, saying she is 18 and an adult. Meanwhile his daughter, Katlyn Kovach , 18, is in the back seat of Coleman's vehicle, the Daily Mail reported . "You can't do this!" she says. "Why are you pushing me?" In an off-camera exchange between Kovach and his daughter, she is heard saying he couldn't take her because she was 18.
  • President Trump Requests Democrat Cooperation on Border Security

    President Trump Requests Democrat Cooperation on Border Security

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    Hundreds of people rallied near a Homestead, Florida , facility where immigrant children are being held. A Border Patrol Agent was injured on Saturday during protests at an immigrant detention facility in McAllen, Texas. They described seeing children sleeping behind bars, on concrete floors and under emergency "mylar" heat-resistant blankets. But confusion has ensued, with parents left searching for their children.
  • Deport illegal immigrants with 'no judges or court cases'

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    It was unclear if Trump was advocating an expansion of the current law that allows expedited removal of illegal immigrants at the U.S. border, a policy his administration has embraced since he took office. Trump's tweets on Sunday came after a week of global outcry over images and video of crying children and their distraught parents separated at the U.S.
  • George Will demands voters punish 'king' Trump's Republican 'poodles'

    George Will demands voters punish 'king' Trump's Republican 'poodles'

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    It seemed to be losing - rather than gaining - support ahead of rescheduled voting next week. But without Trump's backing, the bill is essentially guaranteed to fail. "I think it makes it very, very hard". Next, Will gave scathing rebukes of White House advisor Stephen Miller and former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski , for their starring roles in the recent public debates over separating immigrant children from their families at the USA border.
  • Polls now Closed in Turkish Elections

    Polls now Closed in Turkish Elections

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    A count of nearly over 95 percent for the parliamentary election also showed that Erdogan's AKP - along with its Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) allies - were well ahead and set for an overall majority. The vote will complete Turkey's transition from a parliamentary to a new executive presidential system, a move approved in a referendum past year. A new rule come into place after the election, removing the role of Prime Minister and giving the President complete ruling power.
  • About 30 parents separated from kids released

    About 30 parents separated from kids released

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    HHS said Saturday that it's holding 2,053 children in its facilities and is working with other government agencies to "foster communications" and reunite them with their families "via well-established reunification processes". In its release, DHS noted that it is the parents' choice whether to be deported with their child, and that "in the past many parents have elected to be removed without their children".
  • CUOMO: President Trump's immigration policy is an 'unsolvable riddle'

    CUOMO: President Trump's immigration policy is an 'unsolvable riddle'

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    Others said they had been deported without them. Trump himself took a hard line on the crisis, accusing the Democrats of telling "phony stories of sadness and grief". "When the family separation policy was implemented, there doesn't seem to have been any planning as to how parents were going to know where their children were, how children were going to know where their parents were, how they were going to be able to communicate and how they would be able to be reunited", Mark Greenberg, an ...
  • Melania Trump shocks everyone with her new jacket

    Melania Trump shocks everyone with her new jacket

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    Many of these kids were unaccompanied when they crossed the border, and others were separated from their parents. Was she trolling the press, as President Trump said in a tweet? Right after her PR stunt. "I like to dream that Melania chooses her ensembles just to piss off liberals", reads one representative tweet following the stiletto backlash. The images of Melania Trump sporting the olive green khaki jacket as she boarded a flight to Texas - which immediately went viral - ...
  • US House rejects conservative immigration bill

    US House rejects conservative immigration bill

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    But its future is uncertain with conservative Republicans unlikely to support a measure that gives undocumented migrants a chance to attain legal status. Such a bill would nearly certainly pass the House if brought to the floor, on the strength of its support among Democrats and a faction of Republicans who represent ethnically diverse, purple districts.
  • Iran may pull out of nuclear deal in coming weeks

    Iran may pull out of nuclear deal in coming weeks

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    According to him, Iran's pullout from the deal is probable in the coming week. "Obviously, the continuation of such policies can endanger the stability of the worldwide community, turning the United States into a rogue state and an global outlaw", he said.
  • U.S. says It Knows Location of Migrant Children Separated from Parents

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    In another tweet, Trump said , "Our immigration policy, laughed at all over the world, is very unfair to all of those people who have gone through the system legally and are waiting on line for years!" Trump said once "somebody comes in" the country, they should be removed with "no Judges or Court Cases" - a move that would violate the long-established legal precedent for immigrants' rights to due process.
  • Bulldog named Zsa Zsa wins World's Ugliest Dog contest

    Bulldog named Zsa Zsa wins World's Ugliest Dog contest

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    English bulldog Zsa Zsa (main picture) was awarded the title of the World's Ugliest Dog at this year's competition, held at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in Petaluma , San Francisco, on Saturday. Also pictured at left is Yvonne Morones, holding her dog Scamp, who placed second, and Linda Elmquist, holding her dog Josie, who finished third. The dogs strutted their stuff for a panel of judges who selected the very finest specimen from the monstrous mutts.
  • Much Ado About Melania: US first lady does it her way

    Much Ado About Melania: US first lady does it her way

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    When asked what message the first lady's jacket intends to send, spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham said: "It's a jacket ". I don't buy that she's that callous. If the media would spend more time and effort talking about what she does and about her efforts to help children, not for discussion of clothing , we would have achieved much more for these children", Grisham wrote in his Twitter , adding to my post two hashtags: "#Areserve and #Toprosecute.
  • Immigrant mother reunited with son after suing the Trump administration

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    Trump also criticized the lax immigration policies that led to the deaths of these Americans. Days after President Donald Trump's executive order to stop separating families at the border, the federal bureaucracy is still grappling with how to reunify the families it had separated , and how to balance its tough stance on adults who've crossed the USA border with Mexico, with how it manages the children entering the country with them.
  • Reports of attempt on Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s life

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    President Emmerson Mnangagwa told the state broadcaster that there have been "so many" attempts on his life in the past and that he is used to them. Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa says elections will go ahead as planned on 30 July, despite what he said was an attempt on his life on Saturday.
  • U.S. government reunites 522 children removed under ‘zero tolerance’

    U.S. government reunites 522 children removed under ‘zero tolerance’

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    Border Patrol agents. Beyond that, however, there was nothing but frustration and worry for numerous parents separated from their children and placed in detention centres for illegally entering the country over the past several weeks. "A timeless Time cover that will never hang in a Trump property", tweeted Watergate witness John Dean , referring to Trump's placement of a phony enlarged Time cover showing him at one of his golf clubs, and his incorrect boasts that he appeared on the ...
  • #PermitPatty: Woman allegedly calls police on girl selling water in San Francisco

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    A video showing a white woman in San Francisco reporting an 8-year-old girl to the police for selling water without a permit has gone viral, with people calling out the woman, dubbed 'Permit Patty, ' for racial bias. Ettel responds "it's not your property". Thanking all who reached out with the messages of encouragement for the girl, she posted a video showing the eight-year-old with a cart full of bottled water.
  • New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Hopes For New World For Daughter Neve

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Hopes For New World For Daughter Neve

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    The name also means "snow", which Ms Ardern said seemed like a "good combination" for Matariki, the Maori New Year, and the winter solstice, which was when her daughter born. Ardern became her party's youngest leader and New Zealand's youngest in 150 years after defeating former Prime Minister Bill English in last October's election.
  • German chancellor says migration meeting a 'first exchange'

    German chancellor says migration meeting a 'first exchange'

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    After meeting at Chancellor Angela Merkel's Meseberg retreat outside Berlin , she and France's Emmanuel Macron presented the new budget as a means of boosting the bloc's economic competitiveness. Malta's premier is telling a German aid group to reroute its ship away from the Mediterranean island to avoid further escalation of another European standoff over helping migrants.
  • Germany's Merkel meets Jordanian king in Amman

    Germany's Merkel meets Jordanian king in Amman

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    On Monday, CSU's leader and Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said he would wait for the outcome of Merkel's talks with European Union partners until end of June and from July 1 he will start implementing stricter measures at Germany's national borders.
  • Germany's Merkel meets Jordanian king in Amman

    Germany's Merkel meets Jordanian king in Amman

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    On Monday, CSU's leader and Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said he would wait for the outcome of Merkel's talks with European Union partners until end of June and from July 1 he will start implementing stricter measures at Germany's national borders.
  • Melania Trump wears 'I really don't care' coat on migrant visit

    Melania Trump wears 'I really don't care' coat on migrant visit

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    The facility housed 55 boys and girls, ages 12-17, on Thursday , but only about six of them had been separated from parents, officials said. This Republican, who is supportive of Trump, but skeptical of some of what they consider to be the administration's ham-handedness, says there was an urgent meeting among communications staff about how to fix this after it was becoming a story.