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American, wife freed from Venezuela jail arrive in US
An American and his wife held for nearly two years in a Venezuelan jail received a hero’s welcome at the White House as they returned home Saturday following their release – a move by sanctions-hit Caracas in a bid to spur dialogue with Washington.


Amid anti-immigrant sentiment in US, some Spanish speakers wary

Lilly Mucarsel

Until recently, Lilly Mucarsel has spoken Spanish just about everywhere since arriving in the United States from Ecuador three decades ago: at the library, the movies, the grocery store. She raised three daughters who also speak Spanish and are passing on the tradition to her American-born grandchildren.

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3 prosecutors suspended for releasing ‘smugglers’

The Department of Justice (DoJ) has suspended three state prosecutors for allowing the release of three suspects who tried to smuggle some P6 million worth of jewelry into the country through the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 on May 5. Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, in a two-page formal charge, placed Benjamin Lonto, officer-in-charge […]

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Ancajas stamps class over Sultan

Jerwin Ancajas wasn’t on high gear but it was enough to repulse the bid of mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan in their all-Filipino world title fight Saturday at the Save Mart Center.


1 new Ebola death confirmed in Congo, bringing total to 12

Congo health workers

Another person has died in Congo of a confirmed case of Ebola, bringing the number of fatalities to 12, said the country’s health ministry. The new death happened in Iboko, a rural area in northwestern Equateur province, said the health ministry statement released Sunday. There are also four new suspected cases in the province, said the statement.

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Lacson eyes lifting of VAT exemptions

SEN. Panfilo Lacson on Sunday called on lawmakers to study the possible lifting of value added tax exemptions granted to various industries instead of suspending the imposition of excise tax on fuel. The senator said lawmakers should thoroughly study the proposal as he called for calm amid the growing clamor to stop the collection of […]

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Vice News

The Millennial Who Wouldn’t Move Out Got a Bizarre Pep Talk from Alex Jones

The Infowars host gave the 30-year-old some good advice (and $3,000), then shared some opinions about globalists.


What Separating Migrant Families at the Border Actually Looks Like

Trump’s inhumane border policy is tearing families apart and traumatizing children.


Photos of Wet, Sweaty Men Climbing a Lard-Smothered Monument

Photographer Ben McNutt captured the annual Herndon Climb at the United States Naval Academy.


Immigration

Six common myths about criminal inadmissibility to Canada

There are many common misconceptions when it comes to the issue of criminal inadmissibility to Canada. While entering Canada when you have a criminal record is possible, there are a number of myths that need to be dispelled. Here are six that lawyers often hear from clients: 1. I have been allowed into Canada on […]


Newcomers celebrated on Toronto Newcomer Day
The City of Toronto is celebrating Toronto’s diverse communities next Tuesday, with its fourth annual Toronto Newcomer Day. Everyone is welcome at Nathan Phillips Square (100 Queen St. W.) on May 29, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Event highlights include: art exhibit city hall tours entertaining performances citizenship ceremony colouring for children food trucks information fair […]


Ontario issues more invitations to Express Entry candidates

Ontario has issued more invitations through its Express Entry-linked Skilled Trades and French-Speaking Skilled Worker streams. The latest invitation rounds were held May 23 and 24 and issued a total of 64 Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to eligible Express Entry candidates. The draws continue a trend that’s seen Ontario conduct weekly invitation rounds through both […]


Sports

Darren Stewart TKO’s Eric Spicely | HIGHLIGHT | UFC FIGHT NIGHT

Darren Stewart TKO’d Eric Spicely in Liverpool to earn his first UFC victory.


Padres stand in way of Dodgers rookie pitcher’s growth

If success breeds confidence, Los Angeles Dodgers rookie pitcher Walker Buehler will be walking tall on Sunday.


Everything you need to know about Croatia heading into the World Cup

How far can Luka Modric lead Croatia


Twins’ Sano accepts 1B challenge against Mariners (May 27, 2018)
Who’s on first?


Twins lose to Mariners on Zunino’s walk-off home run in 12th

Mike Zunino homered with two outs in the 12th inning to give Seattle a 4-3 victory over Minnesota


Villanueva homers twice to power Padres past Dodgers 7-5

LOS ANGELES (AP) Christian Villanueva always dreamed of being the best at whatever he does as a baseball player. If he wants to become known as one of the game’s best power hitters, he’s off to a good start.