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As unrest deepens, Hong Kongers eye exits from Vancouver to Melbourne

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HONG KONG/MELBOURNE/VANCOUVER (HeadlineNews) – As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests...
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Trump administration weighs another cut to refugee cap for 2020

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WASHINGTON (HeadlineNews) – The Trump administration is considering further cuts to the annual cap on refugees as it diverts caseworkers to handle asylum claims from...
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House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers

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WASHINGTON (HeadlineNews) – The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kevin McAleenan,...
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Snap election on horizon after UK lawmakers vote to block ‘no-deal’ Brexit

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LONDON (HeadlineNews) – The British parliament voted on Wednesday to prevent Prime Minister Boris Johnson taking Britain out of the European Union without a deal...
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Opponents of ‘no-deal’ Brexit defeat PM Johnson, who promises an election

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LONDON (HeadlineNews) – British lawmakers defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without...
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More than 120 U.S. military construction projects to be hurt by Trump’s border wall funding

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WASHINGTON (HeadlineNews) – More than 120 U.S. military construction projects will be adversely affected as the Pentagon prepares to use $3.6 billion to help build...

Trump announces departure of White House economic adviser Hassett

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WASHINGTON (HeadlineNews) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett will “shortly” leave his post,...

New president pledges to cure ‘sick child’ El Salvador

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SAN SALVADOR (HeadlineNews) – El Salvador’s new president, Nayib Bukele, took office on Saturday pledging to cure the Central American country that he described as...

Fire at migrant center in Bosnia injures 29: police

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VELIKA KLADUSA, Bosnia (HeadlineNews) – Twenty-nine migrants were injured in a fire that broke out early on Saturday at a center in the northwestern Bosnian...

Trump’s Mexican tariffs test limits of U.S. emergency powers: legal experts

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(HeadlineNews) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposal to impose a tariff on all Mexican goods to push Mexico to halt a surge in illegal immigrants...

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