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US attorney general Sally Yates fired in Muslim ban row

Sally Yates quickly dismissed after ordering government lawyers to stop defending US president's immigration ban.

Sally Yates

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Quebec: Alexandre Bissonnette charged with six murders

Suspect known for far-right views faces several counts of murder but is not charged with any terrorism-related offences.

Alexandre Bissonnette

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Quebec mosque attack: Social media tributes pour in

Social media users express solidarity after attack on a Quebec City mosque leaves six Muslims dead and eight wounded.

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US protests grow against Donald Trump's immigration ban

Protests continue for a second day after dozens of travellers and immigrants are detained at US airports since Friday.

New York City's Battery Park

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Bullfighting's return sparks protests in Bogota

Animal-rights activists take to the streets after the Colombian capital hosts its first bullfight in four years.

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Quebec City mosque attack: Six dead and eight injured

Canadian prime minister decries shooting at mosque that killed at least six as two suspects are arrested.

Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre

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Six other times the US has banned immigrants

Donald Trump's 'Muslim ban' is not the first time specific groups or nationalities have been blocked from the US.

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Trump and Putin vow to cooperate in ISIL fight

White House calls phone call 'significant start' to fixing ties with Russia; Kremlin pledges 'constructive' cooperation.

Trump spoke to Putin

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US judge blocks deportations under Trump's Muslim ban

Ruling temporarily ends detention of travellers with valid visas and prohibits their removal from the US.

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Protest at JFK airport over Trump's refugee ban

Protests planned at several more US airports as authorities block entry of migrants, including green card holders.

JFK airport

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