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Trump?s immigration plan calls for ideological test

Trump?s immigration plan calls for ideological test

Ms Meissner, a current senior fellow at the Migration Policy Institute, said the United States has modernised screening databases to include criminal information, terrorist watch lists and other intelligence shared between the USA and other countries.


America's Maroulis shocks Yoshida for Rio wrestling gold

America's Maroulis shocks Yoshida for Rio wrestling gold

The 24-year-old Rio Watari in the women's heaviest weight class of 75 kg was the only one to fall out of the gate for a Japanese squad that has been unstoppable after a sweep of the gold medals, including Icho's, on the first day of action Wednesday.



Iran cash linked to prisoner release

For instance, even as debate ramps up around the issue of the forthcoming nuclear plants, American lawmakers continue to focus attention on the matter of a supposed ransom payment that was made for American hostages who were released from Iran around the same time as the implementation of the nuclear deal.


Philippine leader wants to talk with 2 rebel groups, China

Philippine leader wants to talk with 2 rebel groups, China

Duterte has promised to end the illegal drug menace and other crimes in three to six months. The CPP also called on the public to unite in demanding justice and ending the police and vigilante killings. The NDF has listed 22 consultants now detained as crucial to the peace talks, OPAPP said, citing among them, Adelberto Silva and couple Benito and Wilma Tiamzon who were released last week on bail.



Chicago activists welcome move to fire officers

The seven officers were relieved of their police powers pending the board's decision. Johnson's thoughtful review of the Inspector General's report , and I fully support his decisions. As investigations into the incident continued, a judge took the rare step of appointing a special prosecutor to examine the actions of the officers who were at the scene.



Turkey to release 38000 from jail; frees space for plotters

Ankara has faced worldwide criticism that it has been using the coup attempt to crack down on opponents and jail dissidents. Further sackings were announced Wednesday - 2,360 police officers, 112 military personnel and 24 members of the coast guard, according to a decree in the official government gazette.