WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department said it is planning to ramp up efforts to bring more civil rights lawsuits against municipalities that try to discriminate against houses of worship. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions discusses a new Justice Department initiative on religious liberty during an event at the Orthodox Union Advocacy Center’s Annual
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(Reuters) – Prime conditions for wildfires prevailed again on Wednesday in the western United States, where firefighters are battling to gain control over several large blazes that have forced the evacuation of more than 4,400 homes. The largest and most threatening blaze, the 416 Fire, has scorched nearly 26,000 acres (10,522 hectares) of drought-parched grass,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May defeated the final challenges to her Brexit blueprint in parliament on Wednesday, leaving plans for Britain’s departure from the European Union still largely on track but her authority weakened. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May hosts a round table meeting on technology at 10 Downing Street in London, June
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DETROIT (Reuters) – The union that represents factory workers at the Detroit Three automakers elected regional director Gary Jones as its new president on Wednesday, ahead of tough 2019 contract talks likely to coincide with declining U.S. sales of new vehicles. FILE PHOTO: The GM logo is seen at the General Motors Warren Transmission Operations
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LONDON (Reuters) – Designer Stella McCartney said she wanted to help Meghan Markle project her “human side” when making the American actress’ second dress for her marriage to Britain’s Prince Harry. FILE PHOTO: British designer Stella McCartney appears at the end of her Fall/Winter 2017-2018 women’s ready-to-wear collection show during the Paris Fashion Week, in
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