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High Court Chucks Gender-Based Citizenship Divide

These immigration rules, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's wrote in a ruling, "date from an era when the lawbooks of our Nation were rife with overbroad generalizations about the way men and women are". In July 2015, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in NY sided with Morales-Santana and struck down the law at issue, saying it applied "impermissible stereotyping" in imposing a tougher burden on fathers.

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Reynolds, Rockies win 7th straight, Cubs lose 4th in row 9-1

About six weeks after he was hired, Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer struck their first deal, sending LeMahieu and Tyler Colvin to the Colorado Rockies for Ian Stewart and Casey Weathers. "From then on he was composed and really pumping strikes", manager Bud Black said. Colorado Rockies' Nolan Arenado hits an RBI single against the Chicago Cubs during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, June 9, 2017, in Chicago .

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Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

However, after Rajeev misspelled the word " marram " in Round 20, Vinay went 2-for-2 on her next words to win. Marocain is a word of French origin that describes a type of dress fabric; but to Vinay, it will always mean victory. Ananya, a 12-year-old Californian, cheers for the Golden State Warriors. "It's like a dream come true, I'm so happy right now", Ananya said. Ananya Vinay , 12, beat 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev and became the 13th consecutive victor of Indian origin.

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Dominant Mexico cruise against Honduras in WCQ

Mexico have been in fine form of late, especially at their Azteca Stadium, but we don't think they will have an easy job against resurgent USMNT. Mexico is in first place in the group with 10 points. Mexico appears ready for its World Cup qualifying showdown vs. the United States . Hernandez is joined by the likes of Oribe Peralta, Raul Jimenez , Carlos Vela , Giovani dos Santos, Marco Fabian and Hirving Lozano - the Pachuca forward who has been linked with a close-season switch ...

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Georgia GOP congressional candidate stuns opponent with one question

Handel said , adding that a majority of his donors have come from California, Massachusetts and NY. Watch Atlanta television long enough and you're bound to see a young congressional candidate pledging to cut "wasteful spending" and make "both parties in Washington" be "accountable to you".

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Wisconsin to travel to Virginia in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

No date and times have been announced, but what we do know is that the Badgers will be back on the road for the nation's longest current conference rivalry event. 7) hosting Michigan , No. 3 Michigan State playing host to No. 21 Notre Dame and No. 5 Duke visiting Indiana . Florida State becomes the most hard opponent on the non-conference schedule based on last year's results.