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The city appears to be enforcing a recently passed Texas law that requires all state contractors to certify that they are not participating in boycotts of Israel. "Dickinson's requirement is an egregious violation of the First Amendment, reminiscent of McCarthy-era loyalty oaths requiring Americans to disavow membership in the Communist party and other forms of "subversive" activity", Segura added.
  • NAFTA Trade Ministers to Square Off Over Hard-Line US Demands

    NAFTA Trade Ministers to Square Off Over Hard-Line US Demands

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    At the same press conference after a fourth round of talks, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said some of the Nafta proposals would have run counter to World Trade Organization rules. The next round of talks will take place in November in Mexico. The Trudeau government promised to keep the management of the offer, arguing that the United States kept to their side several of the programs of support to their own farmers.
  • North Korea levels threat at Australia over USA alliance

    North Korea levels threat at Australia over USA alliance

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    The country pledged to continue supporting the United States in their effort to curb North Korea's blind nuclear ambitions. While China and Russian Federation have backed the U.S.in terms of sanctions , they are also both deeply critical of US foreign policy in the Asia-Pacific and have joined a number of countries in appealing to Trump to de-escalate the increasingly tense nuclear standoff between him and his North Korean counterpart.
  • PM to attend centenary celebrations of Patna University, address gathering

    PM to attend centenary celebrations of Patna University, address gathering

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    Prime Minister Modi will also lay the foundation stone of four sewerage projects under Namami Gange and four National Highway projects worth over 3,700 crore rupees in Mokama. He said the government has come with scheme to make 10 private and 10 public universities world-class by providing them autonomy from the constraints of government rules and freedom to grow.
  • UNESCO: The UN's educational, scientific, cultural agency

    UNESCO: The UN's educational, scientific, cultural agency

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    The official statement also listed a number of other concerns, saying "this decision was not taken lightly, and reflects U.S. concerns with mounting arrears at UNESCO , the need for fundamental reform in the organisation, and continuing anti-Israel bias at UNESCO ".
  • Who Is Sally Jones? ISIS Member 'White Widow' Allegedly Killed In Syria

    Who Is Sally Jones? ISIS Member 'White Widow' Allegedly Killed In Syria

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    Jones, one of ISIS's top recruiters, was reportedly a high priority on the Pentagon's "kill list". There have been several such claims of IS militants having been killed only for them to resurface months later. Hussain had previously been killed in a drone strike in 2015. Born in Greenwich, London , she encouraged individuals to carry out attacks in Britain, offering guidance on how to construct home-made bombs.
  • Trump on Iran nuke accord: It's the 'worst deal. We got nothing'

    Trump on Iran nuke accord: It's the 'worst deal. We got nothing'

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    Many will not even discuss what congressional debate might follow if Trump decertifies, instead focusing the arguments for certification. Since the nuclear deal - formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - took effect in January 2016, Iran has allowed inspections and is seeing some economic payoff.
  • Hamas, Fatah pen landmark reconciliation deal in Cairo

    Hamas, Fatah pen landmark reconciliation deal in Cairo

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    Cairo is now leading efforts to heal a decade-long political split between Gaza-based Hamas and the West Bank-based Fatah movement of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Security cooperation between Fatah and Hamas could include, among other things, the deployment of 3,000 Fatah security officers, who would join the Gaza police force over a period of 12 months.
  • Toddler left in Utah corn maze

    Toddler left in Utah corn maze

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    It wasn't until the next morning when a woman called police at 7:45 a.m.to say she couldn't find her little boy and feared he was still in the corn maze. The mother reportedly said she entered the maze with a large group of adults and children, according to Daily News . "This was a case of multiple families with multiple children living in the same home." Once they found the child, they tried to find his parents, but nobody came forward.
  • Creed 2 filming date & director announced

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    Jordan's young Adonis "Donnie" Johnson Creed , but we'll have to wait and see if that actually happens. Sylvester Stallone is returning to his most famous character for another round. Many still believe Stallone's performance as Rocky Balboa in 2015's Creed deserved the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor, but the award went to Mark Rylance for his role in Bridge Of Spies .