"The U.S. Supreme Court rejected efforts to rein in the contentious practice of manipulating electoral district boundaries to entrench one party in power by turning away challenges to political maps in Maryland and North Carolina. https://reut.rs/2IQ948h"
"BREAKING: The Supreme Court rules that federal courts must stay out of disputes over when politicians go too far in drawing district lines for partisan gain — a ruling that could fundamentally affect the balance of power in state legislatures and Congress"
"Trade tensions risk throwing the global economy's transition to greener energy into disarray and could hurt energy companies' preparations toward it, BP Chairman Helge Lund said as leaders of the world's largest economies gather for talks in Japan."
"Kim Kardashian announced she was releasing the line of shapewear she had been developing for a year, including both full-body garments as well as two-piece sets in several different colors, as “solutions for women that really work”. But her use of the word “kimono,” which in Japanese means “thing that’s worn” and refers to full-length robes with sashes donned for formal occasions such as weddings and funerals, annoyed many because it is being applied to undergarments - and she has filed to trademark it. https://reut.rs/2ITUn4d"
"The U.S. Supreme Court handed President Donald Trump a significant defeat, ruling that his administration did not give an adequate explanation for its plan to include a contentious citizenship question on the 2020 census and preventing its addition to the decennial survey for now. https://reut.rs/2IR6mzf"
"U.S. economic growth accelerated in the first quarter, the government confirmed on Thursday, but the export and inventory boost to activity masked weakness in domestic demand, some of which appears to have prevailed in the current quarter. For a custom daily brief of the latest stories from Reuters, try our Messenger news briefing: m.me/reuters"
"It is the game which could easily have been the final of the Women’s World Cup — the defending champions and favorites, the United States, against hosts France, seeking their first title. This World Cup has broken all manner of records for television audiences globally and Friday’s match should continue the trend, with the intervention Donald Trump merely adding to the interest. https://reut.rs/2IQk2KZ"
"A 17-year-old Honduran migrant described babies sleeping on a cold floor. A teen mother said her sick baby was unable to open her eyes but no one responded to her pleas for help for two days. Another teenager took charge of a 5-year-old stranger because the small child was very upset and had no one else after being separated from her father."
"The mother of a Salvadoran man who drowned with his young daughter while trying to reach U.S. soil, becoming a global symbol of the perils of migration, said she had urged her son not to leave, fearing danger would meet him on the long journey north."
"Deputy Terry Roper describes comforting the newborn baby he found wrapped in a plastic bag in the woods outside of Atlanta. "Your fatherly instinct kicks in. You just want to show love to a child who's never known it before." https://cnn.it/2XhzVDi"