US lost track of 1,500 immigrant children, but says it’s not ‘legally responsible’

(CNN)The federal government has placed thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children in the homes of sponsors, but last year it couldn’t account for nearly 1,500 of them. Wagner is the acting assistant secretary for the Administration for Children and Families, which is part of the Department of Health and Human Services.…

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Spanish government swears in historic female-dominated cabinet

King Felipe VI and Pedro Sanchez Swearing-in ceremony of new Cabinet.Image: JAVIER LIZON/POOL/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock Spain’s new government has only just been sworn in, but it’s already made history. That’s because the women in this cabinet outnumber the men.  King Felipe VI of Spain swore in the new government on Thursday, with…

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One million students join calls for vote on Brexit deal

Protests will dwarf action over tuition fees as May and Corbyn face mounting pressure Student organisations representing almost a million young people studying at UK universities and colleges are today joining forces to demand a referendum on any final Brexit deal, amid growing fears that leaving the EU will have…

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Exclusive: Bornstein claims Trump dictated the glowing health letter

(CNN)When Dr. Harold Bornstein described in hyperbolic prose then-candidate Donald Trump’s health in 2015, the language he used was eerily similar to the style preferred by his patient. “His physical strength and stamina are extraordinary,” he crowed in the letter, which was released by Trump’s campaign in December 2015. “If…

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John McCain has cordially uninvited Donald Trump to his funeral

John McCain wants Trump to stay home when he dies.Image: mashable composite: NBC NewsWire/getty images and SAUL LOEB/getty images  Senator John McCain has made it very clear that when he dies, Donald Trump isn’t invited to his funeral. On Saturday, The New York Times published an interview with McCain, explaining…

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Here’s 4 reasons why Donald Trump faking a doctor’s note actually matters

Washington (CNN)Harold Bornstein, Donald Trump’s longtime personal physician, is a comic character. From his long hair to his odd personal manner and pronouncements, he is someone that is hard to take seriously. 1. The President of the United States, as a candidate, faked a letter from his doctor to settle…

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Chance the Rapper: ‘Black people don’t have to be Democrats’

(CNN)Kanye West’s recent praise of President Donald Trump has left some of the rapper’s fans aghast, but fellow Chicago rapper Chance the Rapper and West’s wife Kim Kardashian have come to his defense. “Now when he spoke out about Trump… Most people (including myself) have very different feelings & opinions…

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Former President George H.W. Bush is alert and talking, but remains in intensive care

(CNN)Former President George H.W. Bush is awake, alert and talking after he was admitted to intensive care earlier this week, a family spokesman said Tuesday. The source added that Bush’s blood pressure kept dropping and a couple of times there was serious concern about whether he was going to come…

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Barbara Bush, Republican matriarch and former first lady, dies at 92

(CNN)Barbara Bush, the matriarch of a Republican political dynasty and a first lady who elevated the cause of literacy, died Tuesday, according to a statement from her husband’s office. She was 92. Quick-witted with a sharp tongue, the feisty Barbara Bush was a fierce defender of her husband and an…

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From AI to Russia, Heres How Estonias President Is Planning for the Future

At 48 years old, Kersti Kaljulaid is Estonia’s youngest president ever, and its first female president. A marathon runner with degrees in genetics and an MBA, she spent a career behind the scenes—mostly as a European government auditor—before being elected by Estonia’s legislature in 2016. Two years later, she’s continuing…

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