Audio initially obtained by investigative news outlet ProPublica appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of young Spanish-speaking children being processed by US officials after they are taken from their parents at the border with Mexico. Throughout the recording one child can be heard repeatedly calling for her father. The audio was recorded inside a US Customs and Border Protection detention facility, according to ProPublicaRecording captures cries of children separated from parents at US borderContinue reading... [...]
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When the former PM signed in 2015, he said Australia made a ‘definite commitment'Tony Abbott has claimed he was misled by bureaucrats before he signed Australia up to the Paris international climate agreement in 2015 during another sortie by government conservatives against the national energy guarantee.Opponents of the government's energy policy used the opportunity of the regular Coalition party room to resume their attacks on the policy that goes to a critical meeting of state [...]
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Detention linked to weapons found during investigation into 2011 murder of police officerA 34-year-old man has been arrested under anti-terrorism powers in Northern Ireland.The Police Service of Northern Ireland said he was detained in Coalisland, County Tyrone, on Tuesday morning. Continue reading... [...]
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Joel Cánovas uses Instagram to document his passion for rescuing discarded tiles as part of his one-man mission to salvage a century of Catalan heritage Joel Cánovas was sipping a beer on a patio in Barcelona when a piece of rubbish caught his eye. A section of hydraulic cement tile – the once-ubiquitous flooring material used in homes around the city for a century or so from the mid-1800s – had been discarded during a [...]
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In the wake of the Toronto van murders, Jack Peterson was the most prominent defender of the anti-feminist ‘incels' – until the community turned on himWhen news broke in April that a rental van had plowed through throngs of pedestrians in Toronto, killing 10 people, Jack Peterson never imagined that it would have anything to do with him. The 19-year-old Chicago native was single, a college dropout and a self-identified incel. Short for “involuntary celibate”, [...]
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The prime minister increasingly appears hostage to both sides of a bitterly divided Conservative partyWelcome to the Guardian's weekly Brexit briefing. If you would like to receive it as a weekly email, please sign up here. You can also catch up with our Brexit Means … podcast right here.Also: producing the Guardian's independent, in-depth journalism takes time and money. We do it because we believe our perspective matters and it may be your perspective, too. [...]
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French president dresses down a boy who addressed him by his nickname, 'Manu'. Macron told the boy that he needed to 'do things the right way' and even if he wanted to lead a revolution one day he still needed to address him now as 'sir' or 'Mr President' Continue reading... [...]
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Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways now refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory on Chinese-language websitesJapan's two largest airlines have changed “Taiwan” to “China Taiwan” on their Chinese-language websites, officials said Tuesday, a move likely to please Beijing but anger the self-ruled island.The change, which was made last week, is meant to accommodate customers, Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways said. Continue reading... [...]
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