Trump administration plans to deny green cards to immigrants receiving benefits

The Trump administration has proposed a new rule denying visas and green cards to legal immigrants who are likely to ...
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What Forgetting The Date Of My Miscarriage Taught Me About Loving Through Loss

Five-and-a-half years ago, I miscarried my first baby.
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Pope Francis honours Holocaust victims in Lithuania

Pope Francis on Sunday paid homage to Holocaust victims who perished in the Vilnius ghetto, 75 years to the day ...
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Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday that an unnamed U.S.-allied country in the Persian Gulf was ...
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Iran’s Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

President Rouhani says Gulf States, backed by the US, enabled the deadly gun attack that killed 25 ...
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Trump expected to tout North Korea progress, but concrete moves lacking

The change of mood was sealed when Trump and Kim met for an unprecedented summit on June 12 in Singapore, ...
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Pope visits Bolivia’s most dangerous prison

If other events on the pope’s three-nation tour of South America were joyous ones — million-strong crowds of worshippers singing and praising the pontiff — the trip to Bolivia’s most dangerous prison was arguably a humbling descent into hell. The pontiff, who specifically requested the visit to the Palmasola prison, walked slowly through a courtyard where hundreds of prisoners and their families awaited him. Back inside the penitentiary Francis exchanged hugs and kisses with prisoners.

Tunisia recovers 28 migrants’ bodies from the sea

Tunisian authorities have recovered from the sea the bodies of 28 migrants believed to have died on a clandestine voyage trying to reach Italy, a civil protection source said on Friday. The bodies were found off Ben Gardane, a coastal town near the Libyan border. Tens of thousands of migrants fleeing war and hunger in Africa and the Middle East have crossed the Mediterranean to Italy and Greece this year, with the vast majority departing from the coast of Libya.

Tributes pour in for long-serving former Saudi FM

Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, who was the world's longest-serving foreign minister, has died, family members and a foreign ministry spokesman saidTributes flowed Friday following the death of Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, the world's longest-serving foreign minister, credited with facing down successive regional crises and forging strong ties with the West. Prince Saud oversaw four decades of diplomacy for the world's biggest oil exporter before he retired in April for health reasons. A statement from the Royal Court just before midnight said the prince, who was born in 1940 and became one of the highest profile members of the kingdom's ruling elite, died Thursday in the United States.