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Comply or lose funds: DOJ sends memo to 29 ‘sanctuary’ cities, counties and states

The Justice Department is ramping up efforts to force so-called “sanctuary cities” to comply with federal law. Attorney General Jeff Sessions sent a memo giving 29 jurisdictions until December 8 to prove their compliance, or lose federal funding. “Jurisdictions that adopt so-called ‘sanctuary policies’ also adopt the view that the protection of criminal aliens is more important than the protection ...

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US dollar will lose its ‘kingpin’ status – economist Jim O’Neill

Published time: 15 Nov, 2017 09:47 The greenback’s status as the world’s most powerful currency has come into question, and could soon be shattered, even though contracts based on the US dollar dominate global markets. Economist Jim O’Neill says investors “have to believe” it is not going to be the kingpin currency forever. He explained it is because of intensified ...

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Brits lose faith in May’s handling of Brexit – yet their sense of well-being has improved

Published time: 7 Nov, 2017 17:02 Edited time: 7 Nov, 2017 17:16 The British public has lost faith in Theresa May and her ability to carve out a Brexit deal. Yet bizarrely, their overall sense of public well-being has improved since the referendum. For the first time in a year, the number of people who believe the country is going ...

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France says tax havens should lose financial support from IMF & World Bank

Published time: 7 Nov, 2017 14:15 Tax havens should be blocked from any right to seek help from global financial institutions, according to French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, who said tax haven blacklists should be backed by sanctions. Read more “Cutting financial support from the international institutions, like the IMF or the World Bank for countries that refuse to ...

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Britain will lose its defense capability if it sells off fleet to South America, MPs warn

Published time: 26 Oct, 2017 07:45 The Tories are planning to cut the already overstretched Royal Navy even further by selling part of its fleet to South America, with some MPs and ministers saying the cuts will deal a huge blow to Britain’s ability to defend itself. Officials are reported to have secretly advised navies in Chile and Brazil that ...

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Sonny Gray again gets no run support as Yankees lose to Rays, 2-1

Sonny Gray pitched well, but got no run support. What else is new? Gray surrendered a solo homer to Adeiny Hechavarria on a hanging breaking ball with one out in the eighth inning, and the Yankees’ three-game winning streak ended with a 2-1 loss to the Rays on Tuesday night at Citi Field. The Bombers, who had averaged 7.2 runs ...

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Dodgers lose 11th straight, worst skid in L.A. team history

SAN FRANCISCO — The Dodgers rallied once, twice and then a third time. Manager Dave Roberts thought his club would snap out of its long losing streak at last. The National League-leading Dodgers lost their 11th straight game for the longest skid since the club moved to Los Angeles, finishing their 8-6 defeat to the San Francisco Giants at 2:10 ...

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Masahiro Tanaka takes giant step back as Yankees lose to Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas — Tanaka The Terrible showed up again – this time in Texas. After winning his first three starts since coming off the disabled list, Masahiro Tanaka got shelled on Friday night, giving up seven runs in four-plus innings, as the Yankees blew a 5-1 lead and ultimately lost 11-5 to the Rangers at Globe Life Park. Tanaka, who ...

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Yankees lose heartbreaker to O's on Manny Machado walk off

BALTIMORE — Dellin Betances hung a breaking ball – and Manny Machado didn’t miss it. “It didn’t do much,” Betances said. “He’s a good hitter, and he hit that ball really well.” Machado’s walk-off two-run homer against Betances with two outs in the ninth inning completed a stunning comeback by the Orioles, who rallied from a 6-1 deficit to beat ...

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Flexen rocked again, Rosario injured as Mets lose, 8-6

HOUSTON — At this point, the Mets should just be happy they returned to New York with enough players to include in a lineup for Monday’s Labor Day matinee. For the second time in as many days, a significant Mets player left the game with an injury — and they lost to the Astros. Chris Flexen gave up seven runs ...

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