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  • Holocaust survivor to ICE director, California sheriff: ‘History is not on your side’An Auschwitz survivor confronted one of the nation’s top immigration officials and a local sheriff at a California town hall Tuesday night. Bernard Marks, 87, addressed Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director Thomas Homan and Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, a supporter of President Trump. Jones had invited Homan to the public forum to discuss address the community’s concerns about ICE’s collaboration with local law enforcement.

    Yesterday, 09:25AM
  • Eyewitnesses describe deadly airstrike in Iraqi neighborhoodMOSUL — In the West Emergency Hospital in Irbil, 30-year-old Lina described the sound and the smell after an airstrike hit a house in the west Mosul neighborhood of Jadida. Lina’s voice shook as she described the events to Yahoo News.

    Yesterday, 11:33AM
  • China says 'no such thing' as man-made islands in South China SeaThere was "no such thing" as man-made islands in the disputed South China Sea, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, and reiterated that any building work was mainly for civilian purposes. China, which claims most of the resource-rich region, has carried out land reclamation and construction on several islands in the Spratly archipelago, parts of which are also claimed by Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam. "Most of the building is for civilian purposes, including necessary defensive facilities." The South China Sea is generally stable at present, but some countries outside the region are anxious about this and want to hype things up and create tensions, Wu said, using terminology that normally refers to the United States.

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  • Sean Spicer knocks critics of his ‘spirited back-and-forth’ with April RyanA day after scolding journalist April Ryan during his daily briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said criticism of the now-viral exchange is “demeaning” — to her.

    Yesterday, 10:07AM
  • 16 Million at Risk As Massive Storms Tear Through the SouthAt least 16 million people are at risk of severe weather, including in Missouri and Arkansas, where strong tornadoes are possible.

    Yesterday, 08:38AM
  • Hiker Who Saved Baby Bear With CPR Has No Regrets Despite Jail Threat: 'He Was Fighting to Survive'Corey Hancock could have been fined $6,000 and even gone to jail for a year for interfering with wildlife.

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  • Mexico has become the fourth stop on the FIFA Confederations Cup trophy's tour of all eight nations represented at this year's edition, with Argentina legend Sergio Goycochea on hand to share his memories of winning the tournament and to assess El Tri's chances.
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  • The final of the Workers’ Cup’s fifth edition is set to feature two sides involved in Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Qatar 2022 projects.

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  • Saudi Arabian gamer Khalid "xX ThE RoYaL Xx” Aloufi tells how his life has changed since winning the FIFA Ultimate Team Regional Final in Sydney, Australia, last month.
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