Divided Europe faces mounting migrant crisis Brussels (AFP) - Faced with its worst migrant crisis since World War II, Europe has many sensible options to deal with people fleeing conflict in Syria and elsewhere -- but can't agree on any of ... on its Serbian border. Officials and experts say EU ... 08/26/2015 - 1:09 am | View Link
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Europe must prioritize asylum, protection in Mediterranean: UN Cargo of death' UK officials have announced possible help for fellow EU ... Merkel said the EU should focus on "rescuing, going after traffickers and fighting the causes of migration," and stressed that simply blocking the arrival of migrants would not ... 04/21/2015 - 4:52 pm | View Link
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Donald Trump calls his presidential campaign a mass movement, but he must show he can coax enough support from voters who twice delivered the White House to Barack Obama.
The billionaire businessman depended almost exclusively on conservative and GOP-leaning whites — a majority of them men — to secure the Republican nomination.
Trump's task is critical to flipping back into the GOP column some of the most contested states that Obama won twice.
There aren't enough angry white people to create a majority in the new America of 2016, (and) running up your numbers with white males in Mississippi doesn't get you one more electoral vote than Mitt Romney.
The president won Hispanics by a 60-40 margin, closer than his 71-27 advantage nationally, with many of Florida's conservative Cuban-American voters accounting for the difference.
In Clearwater, Republican Barbie Sugas says she's always voted for the GOP nominee, but the 47-year-old surgical technician said she's "kind of leaning toward Clinton" because she doesn't "trust Trump" with international affairs.
Ayres, the Republican pollster, affirmed that it's "not impossible" for Trump to fashion a winning coalition.
Illinois lawmakers will be back at work in Springfield on Sunday trying to come up with a budget plan that will have the support of members of both political parties.
Rauner continues to push for a balanced budget and reforms that he says will grow the state's economy and protect homeowners from heavy property tax burden.
Organizers of Sunday night's event say the modern-day version honors fallen American soldiers and symbolizes the effort to bring home all those listed as missing in action.
Retired and tattered U. S. flags collected by veterans' groups are placed on the pile so they can be disposed of in an honorable manner.
A suspected car thief who led Albuquerque police on a high-speed chase is in custody.
Police spokesman Fred Duran says a SWAT team found 22-year-old Travis Lopez on Saturday hiding inside a dryer in an apartment complex laundry room.
When Guengueng, an accountant accused of working with the opposition, was released in 1990 he collected more than 800 accounts of fellow prisoners and vowed to seek justice for their torture and suffering.
The verdict will be announced in the landmark trial that has seen victims come face-to-face with Habre, the man they accuse of war crimes.
Habre's trial for crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture by the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Senegalese courts began in July last year.
In 2001, the police force's archives were discovered on the floor of its headquarters in Chad, records which went back to Habre's rule and mention more than 12,000 victims of Chad's detention network.
The survivors "had the strong evidence in hand and the crucial thing that was needed was an independent court that would have the competence and jurisdiction to take this on," Rapp said, adding that this is what they asked the international community for and with continued efforts, achieved.
A semi-truck crashed into a pickup truck that apparently failed to yield, and a sport utility vehicle was then hit as well, killing four people and injuring four others in southern Wisconsin, authorities in Walworth County said.
The preliminary investigation determined that the semi-truck was headed north on Highway K in Sharon Township about 11:45 a.m.