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From TheJournal.ie Trump says he's 'strongly pro-life' but supports abortion in cases of rape, incest and protecting life of mother Abortion

Trump says he's 'strongly pro-life' but supports abortion in cases of rape, incest and protecting life of mother

Trump’s comments come after several US states passed tough new restrictions on abortions.

From TheJournal.ie Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan Immigration

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan

The immigration reforms would be the first major change to the system in decades.

From TheJournal.ie Whistleblower Chelsea Manning sent back to jail for contempt of court, one week after being released Wikileaks

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning sent back to jail for contempt of court, one week after being released

Manning refused to testify in a case against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says 'China should not retaliate' in trade war... it retaliates anyway with tariffs on $60 billion worth of exports Tit For Tat

Trump says 'China should not retaliate' in trade war... it retaliates anyway with tariffs on $60 billion worth of exports

Both sides have left the door open, however, to try to reach a deal.

From TheJournal.ie Justice minister orders ban on anti-LGBT preacher from speaking in Ireland Exclusion Order

Justice minister orders ban on anti-LGBT preacher from speaking in Ireland

Countries including the UK have already enacted bans on the controversial figure.

From TheJournal.ie Actress Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike to protest abortion laws in Georgia Alyssa Milano

Actress Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike to protest abortion laws in Georgia

A list of Hollywood stars had threatened in late March to refuse to work in Georgia if it adopted the new abortion restrictions.

From TheJournal.ie Landmark pact to regulate plastic waste signed by 180 nations - but not the US United Nations

Landmark pact to regulate plastic waste signed by 180 nations - but not the US

The framework “is historic in the sense that it is legally binding, said Rolph Payet of the United Nations Environment Programme.

From TheJournal.ie US sends amphibious ships and missiles to the Gulf amid reports of Iran 'threat' Iran Nuclear Deal

US sends amphibious ships and missiles to the Gulf amid reports of Iran 'threat'

Iran said this week that it had stopped respecting limits on its nuclear activities agreed under a 2015 deal with major powers.

From TheJournal.ie Whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from US prison Freed

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from US prison

Manning was jailed in early March for refusing to testify in a grand jury investigation .

From TheJournal.ie Row breaks out in Alabama senate over 'foetal heartbeat' abortion law Roe V Wade

Row breaks out in Alabama senate over 'foetal heartbeat' abortion law

If Alabama’s new laws are challenged, pro-life politicians are hoping it will eventually be brought before the Supreme Court.

From TheJournal.ie Venezuela claims to have stopped a coup attempt, but tensions there are rising: so what exactly is going on? Crisis Point

Venezuela claims to have stopped a coup attempt, but tensions there are rising: so what exactly is going on?

The world will be watching as a series of May Day rallies take place in the country today.

From TheJournal.ie US policeman who fatally shot woman who attempted to report possible rape found guilty of murder Justine Damond

US policeman who fatally shot woman who attempted to report possible rape found guilty of murder

The 40-year-old victim was shot after calling emergency services twice.

From TheJournal.ie Two people killed and four injured in shooting at US university Campus Shooting

Two people killed and four injured in shooting at US university

Shots were reported on campus shortly before 6:00pm yesterday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally NRA This post contains videos

Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally

In his speech, Trump told the NRA he is withdrawing the US from the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Corbyn turns down invitation to state banquet for Donald Trump State Visit

Jeremy Corbyn turns down invitation to state banquet for Donald Trump

Corbyn said May “should not be rolling out the red carpet for a state visit”.

From TheJournal.ie New York socialite who falsely claimed to be an heiress convicted of stealing over $200,000 Anna Sorokin

New York socialite who falsely claimed to be an heiress convicted of stealing over $200,000

Anna Sorokin deceived friends and financial institutions into believing she had a fortune.

From TheJournal.ie Irish measles cases rise over 200% as experts blame increase on misinformation about MMR vaccine Vaccination

Irish measles cases rise over 200% as experts blame increase on misinformation about MMR vaccine

A new report has revealed that global rates of the disease are on the rise.

From TheJournal.ie US executes white supremacist for lynching black man in Texas in 1998 John William King

US executes white supremacist for lynching black man in Texas in 1998

John William King was put to death last night.

From TheJournal.ie 'What was taxpayers' money get spent on?' Russia dismisses report into its meddling in US election Mueller Report

'What was taxpayers' money get spent on?' Russia dismisses report into its meddling in US election

Russia has consistently rejected any claims of interference in the election.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down Combat Power

North Korea test-fires weapon with 'powerful warhead' in first since US nuclear talks broke down

The country’s news agency reported that Kim Jong-Un guided the test-fire.

From TheJournal.ie Bono pays a visit to the Dáil to hear US Speaker Nancy Pelosi speak Speech

Bono pays a visit to the Dáil to hear US Speaker Nancy Pelosi speak

She repeated that a US-US trade deal is off the table post-Brexit if the Good Friday Accord is compromised.

From TheJournal.ie US justice department to publish 'redacted' version of Mueller report into Russian collusion on Thursday Trump

US justice department to publish 'redacted' version of Mueller report into Russian collusion on Thursday

‘The report could feature allegations that Trump tried to obstruct the investigation.’

From TheJournal.ie Trump's 'indefensible' transgender military ban has taken effect Transgender Ban

Trump's 'indefensible' transgender military ban has taken effect

The policy has been widely criticised by rights activists and repeatedly challenged in court.

From TheJournal.ie Trump '100% ready' to shut down US-Mexico border despite being warned of 'catastrophic economic impact' Long Delays

Trump '100% ready' to shut down US-Mexico border despite being warned of 'catastrophic economic impact'

“Sure it’s going to have a negative impact on the economy. Security is more important to me than trade.”

From TheJournal.ie US Attorney General confirms he will release a redacted version of the Mueller report to Congress It's Mueller Time

US Attorney General confirms he will release a redacted version of the Mueller report to Congress

The US special counsel finished his investigation last week.

From TheJournal.ie 'We are distraught': Liverpool band Her's killed in US crash RIP This post contains videos

'We are distraught': Liverpool band Her's killed in US crash

The British duo had recently released their debut album.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why is Donald Trump asking the FBI to look into an alleged hate crime against a TV actor? Jussie Smollett

Explainer: Why is Donald Trump asking the FBI to look into an alleged hate crime against a TV actor?

Jussie Smollett achieved notoriety after being accused of fabricating a hate crime.

From TheJournal.ie US man pleads guilty to kidnapping girl and killing her parents Jayme Closs

US man pleads guilty to kidnapping girl and killing her parents

The 13-year-old victim was held captive in a remote cabin for three months.

From TheJournal.ie Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' former lawyer, has been arrested on suspicion of fraud Stormy Weather

Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels' former lawyer, has been arrested on suspicion of fraud

Avenatti is accused of threatening to “take $10 billion off your client’s market cap … I’m not f***ing around,” according to the complaint.

From TheJournal.ie To impeach or not to impeach? What the Mueller report means for Democrats Mueller's Genuine Draft

To impeach or not to impeach? What the Mueller report means for Democrats

The report hasn’t recommended any more indictments, but that’s not the end of it.

From TheJournal.ie US says 'no basis' to ban Boeing 737 Max jets despite Ireland and rest of EU grounding planes Safety Fears

US says 'no basis' to ban Boeing 737 Max jets despite Ireland and rest of EU grounding planes

Two deadly crashes involving the model of plane have happened in the past five months.

From TheJournal.ie First US female fighter pilot to fly in combat claims she was raped while serving in Air Force Martha Mcsally

First US female fighter pilot to fly in combat claims she was raped while serving in Air Force

Martha McSally made the claim at a Senate hearing yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Huawei takes US government to court over law that bars use of its products Strained Ties

Huawei takes US government to court over law that bars use of its products

The US fears that Huawei’s products could be used by the Chinese government for spying.

From TheJournal.ie US to scrap special status for Turkey and India in attempt to end trade war with China US

US to scrap special status for Turkey and India in attempt to end trade war with China

Certain products from the two countries will no longer be imported to the US duty-free.

From TheJournal.ie 'The devastation is incredible': At least 23 killed after tornadoes sweep through Alabama Extreme Weather

'The devastation is incredible': At least 23 killed after tornadoes sweep through Alabama

A local sheriff said that children are among the dead.

From TheJournal.ie SpaceX Dragon capsule docks with International Space Station NASA

SpaceX Dragon capsule docks with International Space Station

The announcement was met with applause at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

From TheJournal.ie US offers $1 million reward for information about Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza Bin Laden

US offers $1 million reward for information about Osama Bin Laden's son

Hamza bin Laden is seen as a growing force in global extremism.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown Deal Or No Deal

North Korea offers to hold more nuclear talks with US despite this week's summit breakdown

A meeting between the two countries this week ended unexpectedly early.

From TheJournal.ie 'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached' Rocket Men

'We had to walk': Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un summit ends with 'no agreement reached'

Trump and Kim were meeting in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi for talks.

From TheJournal.ie 'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam Rocket Men

'The potential is awesome': Donald Trump set to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam

Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam today and tomorrow.

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