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Senate Confirms Gorsuch To Supreme Court

Senate Confirms Gorsuch To Supreme Court

Judge Gorsuch will be sworn in on Monday, in two ceremonies. Candidate Donald Trump, meanwhile, made no secret of his determination to nominate a pro-Second Amendment judge to the fill Scalia's vacant seat. Democratic Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico said there are plans afoot among a bipartisan group of senators to organize a private meeting in the Old Supreme Court Chamber, located in the Capitol, later this year. Read More

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Georgia officers fired after 'assaulting' suspect

Michael Bongiovanni, a 19-year police veteran. On Thursday, the Gwinnett County Police in Georgia announced the termination of an officer who was caught on camera stomping on the head of a man who was on the ground in handcuffs. The man who was beaten by the officers was seen walking out of jail with a bloody nose and lip on Thursday. "I am nearly at a loss of words about what we have had to go through today for the unwarranted actions of two of my officers", he said. Read More

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Iranian President Rouhani to seek second term

He has made much of his successes in controlling inflation and reaching a landmark nuclear deal with world powers that ended many sanctions. He is the custodian of a powerful organisation in charge of Iran's holiest shrine. After the registration, Raisi called for "respect to the law" by both people and the officials. Ultimate authority rests with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has accused the West of using women as a tool to advertise products and satisfy "disorderly and ... Read More

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European Union offers pre-Brexit trade talks

European Union offers pre-Brexit trade talks

But Tusk, who has sent the draft negotiating guidelines to member states, warned that the British government should respect some principles if it wants the talks to go well. The official also said that only a summit of all remaining 27 European Union leaders can decide when there is enough progress on the withdrawal talks to start looking at a future relationship between Britain and the EU. Read More

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Korea hails results of Trump-Xi talks

Korea hails results of Trump-Xi talks

Abe on Friday voiced support for air strikes Trump ordered against Syria after Damascus deployed deadly chemical weapons on a rebel-held area earlier in the week. In response, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson only offered a 23-word statement: "North Korea launched yet another intermediate range ballistic missile". Read More

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North Korea Vows 'Most Ruthless Blow' on USA

A day before the meeting of leaders of the world's two largest economies, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, he ordered the launch of a ballistic missile, which fell into Japanese waters. "If we push the button, the bombs will be fired and reduce the U.S.to ashes", an editorial in the ruling Workers' Party newspaper the Rodong Sinmun said on Wednesday. Read More

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