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Hollywood Producers Speak Out Against Fox Over Immigration Stance

Pic: ReutersLOS ANGELES: Some powerful Hollywood producers and directors have criticized Twenty-First Century Fox Inc over its news commentators’ support for the U.S. immigration crackdown that separates children from their parents, with one award-winning producer threatening to take his work elsewhere.

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Fox News Host Laura Ingraham Faces Backlash For Calling Child Immigrant Detention Facilities 'summer Camps'

Pic: ReutersFox News host Laura Ingraham faces a backlash after comparing immigrant detention facilities where children are being held on the US border as “summer camps.”

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Indonesia Lists 180 Missing On Doomed Ferry, Launches Underwater Search

TIGARAS, Indonesia - The death toll from an Indonesian ferry disaster could top 180, as authorities raised an estimate of the number of people missing two days after the wooden tourist boat sank in a lake formed in the crater of an ancient volcano.

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Fans Grieve As Detectives Search For XxxTentacion’s Killers

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.  — For hours, the fans came in a steady stream to mourn and pay their respects at the spot where rapper XXXTentacion was gunned down, some leaving behind expressions of sympathy along a fence and on the sidewalk.

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Israeli Jets Hit Gaza Hamas Positions After Militants Fire Rockets

JERUSALEM: Israeli jets struck 25 Islamist Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip in the early hours of Wednesday after militants launched rockets and mortar shells at Israeli territory, the military said.

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Indonesia Revises Up Number Missing In Sumatra Ferry Sinking To 180

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TIGARAS PORT: Indonesia’s search and rescue agency has revised up the number of passengers missing after a ferry sank in Lake Toba on Sumatra island this week to 180 from around 130 estimated earlier, an official from the agency told Reuters this morning.

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North Korea’s Kim Thanks China For Support With Trump Summit

BEIJING  — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping for his support in last week’s groundbreaking summit with President Donald Trump, the North’s official media reported Wednesday.

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Singapore Maid On Trial For Sex With Boy, Videotaping Activities

Pic: TODAY ONLINESINGAPORE: A 33-year-old foreign domestic helper went on trial on Monday after facing four charges of sexually exploiting her employer's young son, as well as one charge of threatening to release a video clip of them engaging in sexual activities.

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ISIS Is Ready To Hunt, Shows Execution Of Messi At World Cup Stadium

The Russia World Cup that has kicked-off for almost a week is seen as a success so far as 32 countries fight their way to be at the top of their respective groups, but terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) says they will rain on the globe's biggest sporting event’s parade soon.

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New York To Sue Trump Administration Over Family Border Separations: Governor

Pic: ReutersNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a political opponent of U.S. President Donald Trump, said on Tuesday that the state would sue the Trump administration for separating children of immigrants from their parents when apprehended illegally crossing the U.S. border.

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