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Federal appeals court decides to schedule a hearing on Trump travel order

By Matt Zapotosky<p>, Reporter<p>A federal appeals court will hear arguments Tuesday on whether to restore President Trump’s controversial immigration order, marking a critical juncture for the president’s directive temporarily barring refugees and those from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering …

Immigration

Syrian refugee sues Facebook over fake news

Anas Modamani’s selfie with Angela Merkel was used in several false stories linking him to terrorism<p>A Syrian refugee has filed a lawsuit against Facebook in Germany, after a selfie he took with Chancellor Angela Merkel was used in a series of fake news stories linking him to terrorism. The refugee, …

Magistrate orders French ex-president Sarkozy to stand trial

PARIS (Reuters) - A magistrate has ordered former French president Nicolas Sarkozy to stand trial over irregularities in the funding of his failed 2012 re-election bid, a judicial source said on Tuesday.<p>Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president and candidate for the French conservative presidential …

Elon Musk's SpaceX and Tesla join filing against Trump's travel ban

Companies were not original signatories, but now join 97 other tech firms in supporting Washington state lawsuit<p>Elon Musk’s companies SpaceX and Tesla are to join the ranks of technology firms officially opposing the migrant ban imposed by the US president, Donald Trump, standing alongside the 97 …

Washington State

These 5 Votes Could Help Shape the World in 2017

Not all votes grab global headlines, even when they should. Here then are the five under-the-radar votes that will help shape the geopolitics of 2017.<p>…

Extensive Hockney Retrospective Opens at Tate Britain: Pictures