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March 24, 2017

First Line News Articles for Friday, March 24 2017

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U.S. embassies ordered to identify population groups for tougher visa screening

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has directed U.S. diplomatic missions to identify “populations warranting increased scrutiny” and toughen screening for visa applicants in those groups, according to diplomatic cables seen by Reuters.

‘Terrorists will not defeat us’: London honors terror attack victims with candlelight vigil

“Terrorists will not defeat us,” Home Secretary Amber Rudd told the crowd as candles were lit at a vigil in London’s Trafalgar Square this evening in honor of the people killed and injured in yesterday’s deadly terrorist attack.

Trump gives ultimatum to Republicans, Obamacare repeal vote set for Friday

President Trump’s team delivered a final ultimatum to House Republicans Thursday night, saying they’ll make one more round of changes to the health bill, then hold a final vote — and if it fails, they’re done.

Jewish Center Bomb Threat Suspect Is Arrested in Israel

The police on Thursday arrested an Israeli teenager who holds American citizenship in connection with waves of threats to Jewish institutions, including community centers in the United States, law enforcement officials said.