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Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

The federal government also would spend almost $250 million less on food stamps for Wisconsin residents each year under Trump's proposed spending plan, which calls for a 25 percent decrease in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program spending, according to David Lee, executive director of Feeding Wisconsin, an organization that advocates on behalf of food shelters and oversees a network of pantries in the state.


IS claims attack on Iraqi training camp north of Baghdad

IS claims attack on Iraqi training camp north of Baghdad

At least four soldiers have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on a military training centre north of Baghdad . The U.N. Office of Humanitarian Affairs says almost 660,000 people have been displaced from Mosul city since the operation began a year ago; almost a half million of them are from western Mosul.



Ariana Grande 'left broken' after Manchester terror attack last night

British counter-terrorism police have said they are making on average an arrest every day in connection with suspected terrorism. Britons are due to go to the polls on June 8. Grande, who was not injured, tweeted hours later: "Broken". "I'm heartbroken over what happened in Manchester tonight Sending love to everyone involved", Harry Styles tweeted.


President Trump in Israel

President Trump in Israel

Israel is the second stop on the President's first overseas trip. But people familiar with Trump's trip said officials might offer a subtler gesture to recognize Israel's strong feelings about Jerusalem being its eternal capital. Trump has been receptive to Israel's position that Palestinian leaders must do more to stop incitement to violence, including by stopping payments to the families of those who have carried out attacks and were killed or are now in jail.



Iran must stop supporting 'terrorists', Trump says in Israel

For instance, Trump and his campaign often said they thought - as Israelis do - that the US embassy should be in Jerusalem , rather than Tel Aviv. Trump's arrival comes after a visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia , a route which might represent the first official direct flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel.



Sonia Gandhi expresses shock over Manchester terror attack

Some of the dead were children, they said . "We have been treating this as a terrorist incident and we believe that the attack last night was conducted by one man". A host of other football clubs from across the country have also expressed their support via social media. Britain's terrorist threat level stands at "severe", the second-highest rung on a five-point scale, meaning an attack is highly likely.