Critics have seized on recent comments by President Trump as proof that he did not need to declare an emergency at the southern border. “I could do the wall over a longer period of time,” he said last week.
The pro-European lawmakers said they would sit in Parliament as an independent group. In Britain, the defection of a small number of politicians can dramatically change the political weather.
The State Board of Elections will consider evidence of a ballot-tampering scheme in the 9th Congressional District and consider calling for a new election or certifying Republican Mark Harris’s 905-vote victory.
Fatiha, who has pushed the Belgian government to repatriate relatives, bought costumes in anticipation of her granddaughters’ return.
Fatiha, who has pushed the Belgian government to repatriate relatives, bought costumes in anticipation of her granddaughters’ return.
In her kitchen, Fatiha has assembled plates, cups and utensils for the children.
In her kitchen, Fatiha has assembled plates, cups and utensils for the children.
“Grandma, do you still have my Spider-Man pajamas?” one grandson asked Fatiha.
“Grandma, do you still have my Spider-Man pajamas?” one grandson asked Fatiha.
Fatiha hopes her grandchildren will be able to play in her backyard this summer.
Fatiha hopes her grandchildren will be able to play in her backyard this summer.
Fatiha looks at pictures from the wedding of her son, who was later killed in Syria, and her daughter-in-law, who remains there.
Fatiha looks at pictures from the wedding of her son, who was later killed in Syria, and her daughter-in-law, who remains there.
For Belgium, France and other countries that saw some of their nationals gravitate toward the militant group’s territory as it expanded across Syria and Iraq, the plight of children who have claims to citizenship has ignited questions that would test the most Solomonic of judges.
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In Seoul, a spokesman says South Korean President Moon Jae-in didn’t nominate Trump but thinks he fully deserves the prize.
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Cúcuta, population 750,000, has for years been overwhelmed by the massive migration over its border. Now there is concern about a massive protest and a benefit concert set for next weekend.
School officials said the student was punished for being disruptive, not for refusing to recite the pledge.
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The recent bombing that killed 40 paramilitary officers could mark a turning point in Kashmir, where an insurgency against Indian rule has waxed and waned since 1989.
The Berry-4 strawberry harvesting robot is seen during a demonstration at G&D Farms in Duette, Fla. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
The Berry-4 strawberry harvesting robot is seen during a demonstration at G&D Farms in Duette, Fla. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Designing robotic claws with a gentle touch is among the biggest technical obstacles to automating farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Designing robotic claws with a gentle touch is among the biggest technical obstacles to automating farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Fruit pickers work in rows of strawberry plants at G&D Farms in Duette, Fla. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Fruit pickers work in rows of strawberry plants at G&D Farms in Duette, Fla. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Antonio Vengas, 48, is one of about 600 employees at G&D Farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Antonio Vengas, 48, is one of about 600 employees at G&D Farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Robotic arms pick through strawberry plants at G&D Farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Robotic arms pick through strawberry plants at G&D Farms. (Zack Wittman for The Post)
Agricultural workers of the future may soon be made of steel. Can a machine pick a strawberry better, faster and cheaper than a seasonal farmworker?
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With the famous owner of the Charlotte Hornets keeping a low profile, the NBA had to get creative to fill the vacuum. Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kevin Durant shined the brightest in a worthy showcase.
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