Tag archive for ‘United States’
By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Old Oregon churches share pioneer history

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) - As pioneers moved westward across the United States, many brought with them a strong faith in God. It wasn't long before people began to assemble based on common beliefs. Many early gatherings More...

By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Pence says US will honor refugee deal with Australia

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Saturday the United States would honor a controversial refugee deal with Australia, under which the United States would resettle up to 1,250 asylum seekers, a deal President More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Trump invites Vietnam’s prime minister to visit US

U.S. President Donald Trump has invited Vietnam’s prime minister to visit the United States, the Southeast Asian nation’s government said on its website on Friday. Vietnam took ties with the United States More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Aya Hijazi returns to U.S. after 3-year detention in Egypt

An Egyptian-American charity worker freed after nearly three years of detention in Egypt returned Thursday night to the United States, the White House said. Aya Hijazi, 30, and her husband, Mohamed Hassanein, an More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Obama chats with French presidential candidate

Barack Obama spoke to French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron on Thursday — but a rep for the ex-president said the conversation was not an endorsement. Obama “remains deeply committed [to France] as a More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Mexico says deportation of ‘dreamer,’ mother violated rules

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Mexican government says the deportation of a mother of four U.S.-born children as well as that of a young man brought to the United States as a child violated U.S. rules. Mexico's Foreign More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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North Korea warns of ‘super-mighty preemptive strike’

North Korean state media warned the United States of a “super-mighty preemptive strike” after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the United States was looking at ways to bring pressure to bear More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Veteran walks across US to raise awareness of suicides

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - A former soldier has completed a 2,200-mile walk across much of the United States to draw attention to suicides among military veterans. Army veteran Ernesto Rodriguez finished his trek More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Mexican’s immigration status is in dispute over deportation

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A 23-year-old man sued the federal government over his deportation to Mexico, saying he was entitled to remain in the United States under a program that shields people who came to the country as More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Dozens apply to be next chief of Honolulu Police Department

HONOLULU (AP) - Dozens are applying to be the next chief of the embattled Honolulu Police Department. The Honolulu Police Commission has received 30 to 35 applications from Hawaii and other parts of the United States. More...