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  • Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S. China Sea tensions rise

    Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S. China Sea tensions rise

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:35:09 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:34:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, center, steps away after speaking with the media at the Pentagon. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who has accused China of "intimidation ...
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's...More >>
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting Beijing this week against the background of growing tensions over Taiwan, China's militarization of South China Sea and expanding overseas presence of the People's Liberation Army.More >>
  • Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:26:10 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:33:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...

    The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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    The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  • Trump pushes tough immigration stance in Nevada appearance

    Trump pushes tough immigration stance in Nevada appearance

    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:45:40 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:15:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speakss on immigration at the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex, Friday, June 22, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speakss on immigration at the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex, Friday, June 22, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is headed to Nevada to help Sen. Dean Heller raise money.More >>
    President Donald Trump is headed to Nevada to help Sen. Dean Heller raise money.More >>
  • Trump Administration says it knows location of all children

    Trump Administration says it knows location of all children

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:53:28 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:15:37 GMT
    (Miguel Roberts/The Brownsville Herald via AP). In this Thursday, June 23, 2018 photo, migrant families rest from their travels to Matamoros, Mexico, along Gateway International Bridge which connects to Brownsville, Texas, as they seek asylum in the Un...(Miguel Roberts/The Brownsville Herald via AP). In this Thursday, June 23, 2018 photo, migrant families rest from their travels to Matamoros, Mexico, along Gateway International Bridge which connects to Brownsville, Texas, as they seek asylum in the Un...

    How the government would reunite families has been unclear because the families are first stopped by Customs and Border Patrol, with children taken into custody by HHS and adults detained through ICE.

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    How the government would reunite families has been unclear because the families are first stopped by Customs and Border Patrol, with children taken into custody by HHS and adults detained through ICE.

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  • The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    The Latest: Auto trade group decries Trump's tariff threat

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:13:34 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:13:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Catoctin Creek Distillery whiskey is on display in the tasting room in Purcellville, Va. The European Union on Friday will start taxing a range of U.S. imports, including Harley-Davidson...
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >>
    The Latest: As trade tensions rise, Trump threatens 20 percent tariff on EU cars.More >>
  • Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP immigration push

    Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP immigration push

    Sunday, June 24 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-06-24 11:35:48 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:26 GMT
    Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters is undermining GOP leaders' push on immigration.More >>
    Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters is undermining GOP leaders' push on immigration.More >>
  • DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

    DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:35:13 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:25 GMT
    The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after GOP lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach...More >>
    The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after GOP lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.More >>
  • Latino leaders question Census head over citizenship query

    Latino leaders question Census head over citizenship query

    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:36:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Astrid Galvan). Arturo Vargas, executive director of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, left, speaks with U.S. Census Bureau Acting Director Ron Jarmin about plans to add a question about citizenship to the 20...(AP Photo/Astrid Galvan). Arturo Vargas, executive director of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, left, speaks with U.S. Census Bureau Acting Director Ron Jarmin about plans to add a question about citizenship to the 20...
    Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau in Phoenix on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, which they strongly oppose.More >>
    Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau in Phoenix on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, which they strongly oppose.More >>
  • Romney makes final pitch to voters ahead of Senate primary

    Romney makes final pitch to voters ahead of Senate primary

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:48:03 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Mitt Romney poses for photographs during a backyard campaign stop in American Fork, Utah. Romney is flashing his familiar smile at city parks and backyards in Utah's mountains and suburbs...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, photo, Mitt Romney poses for photographs during a backyard campaign stop in American Fork, Utah. Romney is flashing his familiar smile at city parks and backyards in Utah's mountains and suburbs...
    Mitt Romney is flashing his familiar smile at city parks and backyards in Utah's mountains and suburbs this week, making his final pitch before Tuesday's Senate primary.More >>
    Mitt Romney is flashing his familiar smile at city parks and backyards in Utah's mountains and suburbs this week, making his final pitch before Tuesday's Senate primary.More >>
  • Chaos on the border inflames GOP's split with Latinos

    Chaos on the border inflames GOP's split with Latinos

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:13:21 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2018 file photo, protesters and media gather outside a closed gate at the Port of Entry facility, where tent shelters are being used to house separated family members in Fabens, Texas.  The tumult of ...(AP Photo/Matt York, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2018 file photo, protesters and media gather outside a closed gate at the Port of Entry facility, where tent shelters are being used to house separated family members in Fabens, Texas. The tumult of ...
    The tumult of the past week along the southern border crystalizes how the GOP has shifted from the "compassionate" conservatism of former President George W. Bush.More >>
    The tumult of the past week along the southern border crystalizes how the GOP has shifted from the "compassionate" conservatism of former President George W. Bush.More >>
  • Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

    Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:16:11 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:08:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018 file photo, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she wishes President Donald Trump a happy birthday, during the daily briefing,  in the Briefing Room of the White H...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 14, 2018 file photo, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders smiles as she wishes President Donald Trump a happy birthday, during the daily briefing, in the Briefing Room of the White H...

    The restaurant's co-owner cited several reasons for the decision, including the concerns of several restaurant employees who were gay and knew Sanders had defended Trump's desire to bar transgender people from the military.

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    The restaurant's co-owner cited several reasons for the decision, including the concerns of several restaurant employees who were gay and knew Sanders had defended Trump's desire to bar transgender people from the military.

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  • House approves bill expanding treatment for opioid abuse

    House approves bill expanding treatment for opioid abuse

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:44:08 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:06:31 GMT
    The House has overwhelmingly approved legislation designed to give health care providers more tools to stem an opioid crisis that kills more than 115 people in the United States daily.More >>
    The House has overwhelmingly approved legislation designed to give health care providers more tools to stem an opioid crisis that kills more than 115 people in the United States daily.More >>
  • Another US worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents

    Another US worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:04 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:04:29 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:06 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:06:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, tourists ride a classic convertible car on the Malecon beside the United States Embassy in Havana, Cuba. Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has ...(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, tourists ride a classic convertible car on the Malecon beside the United States Embassy in Havana, Cuba. Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has ...
    Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has been affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba, bringing the total number to 25.More >>
    Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has been affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba, bringing the total number to 25.More >>
  • High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:32:03 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 11:13:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

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    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

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  • The Latest: Trump promotes tax cuts, reduced regulations

    The Latest: Trump promotes tax cuts, reduced regulations

    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:35:17 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:36:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). President Donald Trump arrives Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Las Vegas. Trump came to Las Vegas to headline a fundraiser for Sen. Dean Heller. He's also delivering the keynote address at the Nevada GOP convention and holding a sep...(AP Photo/John Locher). President Donald Trump arrives Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Las Vegas. Trump came to Las Vegas to headline a fundraiser for Sen. Dean Heller. He's also delivering the keynote address at the Nevada GOP convention and holding a sep...
    At least 300 people protesting President Donald Trump and the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border are stretched along a sidewalk in Las Vegas outside a casino where the president is scheduled to speak.More >>
    At least 300 people protesting President Donald Trump and the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border are stretched along a sidewalk in Las Vegas outside a casino where the president is scheduled to speak.More >>
  • Immigration key issue in rough GOP race for Kansas governor

    Immigration key issue in rough GOP race for Kansas governor

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:36:26 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:24 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:24:34 GMT
    Illegal immigration is a key issue for Kansas Republicans as their primary contest for governor grows increasingly contentious.More >>
    Illegal immigration is a key issue for Kansas Republicans as their primary contest for governor grows increasingly contentious.More >>
  • Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

    Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:48:09 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:14:30 GMT
    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders acknowledges in a tweet that she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night. (Source: AP Photos)White House press secretary Sarah Sanders acknowledges in a tweet that she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night. (Source: AP Photos)

    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders acknowledges in a tweet that she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night.

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    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders acknowledges in a tweet that she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night.

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  • Protesters, Democrats want immigrant families reunited

    Protesters, Democrats want immigrant families reunited

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:49:13 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 10:13:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). People gather at Saint Mark Catholic Church for a solidarity with migrants vigil, Thursday, June 21, 2018 in El Paso, Texas. President Donald Trump's order ending the policy of separating immigrant families at the border leaves a ...(AP Photo/Matt York). People gather at Saint Mark Catholic Church for a solidarity with migrants vigil, Thursday, June 21, 2018 in El Paso, Texas. President Donald Trump's order ending the policy of separating immigrant families at the border leaves a ...
    Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the US-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats plan to visit detention facilities in Texas.More >>
    Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the US-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats plan to visit detention facilities in Texas.More >>
  • The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query

    The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query

    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:05:52 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 5:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 09:13:36 GMT
    Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau in Phoenix on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, which they strongly oppose.More >>
    Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau in Phoenix on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, which they strongly oppose.More >>
  • 8 vie in primaries to succeed centrist Colorado governor

    8 vie in primaries to succeed centrist Colorado governor

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:34:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:43:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2015, file photo, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., left, is administered the House oath by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio during a ceremonial re-enactment swearing-in ceremony in the Raybu...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2015, file photo, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., left, is administered the House oath by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio during a ceremonial re-enactment swearing-in ceremony in the Raybu...
    Colorado is holding primaries to select the top two contenders to succeed Gov. John Hickenlooper, a centrist Democrat who is term-limited.More >>
    Colorado is holding primaries to select the top two contenders to succeed Gov. John Hickenlooper, a centrist Democrat who is term-limited.More >>
  • Minnesota GOP chair says she faced racism from within party

    Minnesota GOP chair says she faced racism from within party

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-06-23 16:17:33 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:43 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:43:32 GMT
    Minnesota Republican Party Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan says she has been the target of racist and sexist attacks from fellow Republicans.More >>
    Minnesota Republican Party Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan says she has been the target of racist and sexist attacks from fellow Republicans.More >>
  • Some House candidates in redrawn district don't live there

    Some House candidates in redrawn district don't live there

    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:26:16 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:24:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Amie Hoeber, right, a Republican who is running in the Maryland 6th Congressional District primary, talks to a supporter at an early voting center in Frederick, Md.(AP Photo/Brian Witte). In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Amie Hoeber, right, a Republican who is running in the Maryland 6th Congressional District primary, talks to a supporter at an early voting center in Frederick, Md.
    In the crowded and competitive race for Maryland's only open congressional seat, some of the better known candidates don't actually live in the district and they blame the lingering effects of partisan...More >>
    In the crowded and competitive race for Maryland's only open congressional seat, some of the better known candidates don't actually live in the district and they blame the lingering effects of partisan gerrymandering for that.More >>
  • Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration.

    Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration.

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:15:32 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:23:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during an event on the White House complex, Friday, June 22, 2018, with people who have lost family members from crime committed by undocumented immigrants.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during an event on the White House complex, Friday, June 22, 2018, with people who have lost family members from crime committed by undocumented immigrants.
    Republican leaders increasingly see President Donald Trump as a party leader who can't be relied upon.More >>
    Republican leaders increasingly see President Donald Trump as a party leader who can't be relied upon.More >>
  • Honduran girl in symbolic photo not separated from mother

    Honduran girl in symbolic photo not separated from mother

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:54 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:54:36 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:17 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:17:41 GMT
    A crying Honduran toddler whose picture was used on the cover of Time magazine and became a symbol of President Trump's immigration policy, was not separated from her mother, U.S. government officials say.More >>
    A crying Honduran toddler whose picture was used on the cover of Time magazine and became a symbol of President Trump's immigration policy, was not separated from her mother, U.S. government officials say.More >>
  • Trump tries to change focus of border debate

    Trump tries to change focus of border debate

    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:15:48 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:37 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:37:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, arrives for an event on the White House complex in Washington, Friday, June 22, 2018, with people who have lost family members from crime committed by undocumented immigrants.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, arrives for an event on the White House complex in Washington, Friday, June 22, 2018, with people who have lost family members from crime committed by undocumented immigrants.
    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.More >>
    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.More >>
  • Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

    Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:58:26 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:36:16 GMT
    The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones.More >>
    The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones.More >>
  • Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

    Plans unclear for reuniting separated immigrant children

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:06 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:06:01 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:23:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Jesus Funes, 19-months, cries as his mother, Diva Funes, both immigrants from Honduras, holds him after being escorted back to Reynosa, Mexico, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The family, who was seeking asylum, said they were tol...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip). Jesus Funes, 19-months, cries as his mother, Diva Funes, both immigrants from Honduras, holds him after being escorted back to Reynosa, Mexico, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The family, who was seeking asylum, said they were tol...

    About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official says.

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    About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official says.

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  • Trump Jr. rallies Republicans to defeat Montana Sen. Tester

    Trump Jr. rallies Republicans to defeat Montana Sen. Tester

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:45 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:45:20 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:23:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, Donald Trump Jr., waves from the stage at the National Rifle Association in Dallas. A dispute between two political families escalated June 19 as Donald Trump Jr. canceled plans to r...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, Donald Trump Jr., waves from the stage at the National Rifle Association in Dallas. A dispute between two political families escalated June 19 as Donald Trump Jr. canceled plans to r...

    Donald Trump Jr. urged Montana Republicans to rally against U.S. Sen. Jon Tester in the fall election and said Friday that the two-term Democrat had fallen out of step with the state's voters on issues ranging from immigration to gun control.

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    Donald Trump Jr. urged Montana Republicans to rally against U.S. Sen. Jon Tester in the fall election and said Friday that the two-term Democrat had fallen out of step with the state's voters on issues ranging from immigration to gun control.

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  • First lady's 'don't care' jacket is a gift to memers online

    First lady's 'don't care' jacket is a gift to memers online

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:05:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:13:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump walks to her vehicle as she arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, after visiting the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Lutheran Social Services of the South in McAl...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump walks to her vehicle as she arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, after visiting the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Lutheran Social Services of the South in McAl...
    First lady Melania Trump's green Zara jacket _ the one reading "I really don't care, do u?" _ has opened up a world of memes.More >>
    First lady Melania Trump's green Zara jacket _ the one reading "I really don't care, do u?" _ has opened up a world of memes.More >>
  • Cohen's photo with Tom Arnold fuels Trump tape speculation

    Cohen's photo with Tom Arnold fuels Trump tape speculation

    Friday, June 22 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:02:45 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:13 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:13:21 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, Tom Arnold attends the premiere of "Dead Ant" in Los Angeles.  Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former attorney, retweeted a photo posing with Arnold, who is...(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, Tom Arnold attends the premiere of "Dead Ant" in Los Angeles. Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former attorney, retweeted a photo posing with Arnold, who is...

    President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo posing with comedian Tom Arnold, who is working on a show to hunt down recordings of the president, fueling speculation that Cohen may have...

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    President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo posing with comedian Tom Arnold, who is working on a show to hunt down recordings of the president, fueling speculation that Cohen may have secret tapes of Trump.

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  • Trump declares NKorea still poses "extraordinary threat"

    Trump declares NKorea still poses "extraordinary threat"

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:25:12 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:02:56 GMT
    President Donald Trump has declared that North Korea still presents an "extraordinary threat" to the United States.More >>
    President Donald Trump has declared that North Korea still presents an "extraordinary threat" to the United States.More >>
  • Reports: HUD failed to track lead paint cases, ensure fixes

    Reports: HUD failed to track lead paint cases, ensure fixes

    Friday, June 22 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:45:58 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-06-24 07:02:53 GMT
    Two federal reports released this month blast the Department of Housing and Urban Development for failing to have procedures to adequately protect children in subsidized housing against lead paint exposure.More >>
    Two federal reports released this month blast the Department of Housing and Urban Development for failing to have procedures to adequately protect children in subsidized housing against lead paint exposure.More >>
  • Judge Oks small number of privileged items in Cohen case

    Judge Oks small number of privileged items in Cohen case

    Friday, June 22 2018 7:05 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:05:28 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:52:51 GMT
    A New York judge says the tiny portion of materials seized from President Donald Trump's former personal attorney that were kept from prosecutors mainly pertain to the attorney's communications with other lawyers.More >>
    A New York judge says the tiny portion of materials seized from President Donald Trump's former personal attorney that were kept from prosecutors mainly pertain to the attorney's communications with other lawyers.More >>
  • Trump sabotages GOP plans in Congress. Again.

    Trump sabotages GOP plans in Congress. Again.

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:07:08 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:39:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Demonstrators with the Poor People's Campaign await processing by U.S. Capitol Police after being peacefully arrested at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 21, 2018, where they protested the Trump administration a...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Demonstrators with the Poor People's Campaign await processing by U.S. Capitol Police after being peacefully arrested at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 21, 2018, where they protested the Trump administration a...
    President Donald Trump is suggesting that any measure the House passes is doomed in the Senate anyway.More >>
    President Donald Trump is suggesting that any measure the House passes is doomed in the Senate anyway.More >>
  • Democrats want US Interior Department staff moves explained

    Democrats want US Interior Department staff moves explained

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:25:10 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:39:36 GMT
    Democrats in Congress are asking U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to explain why he's reassigned dozens of senior agency officials, most recently Yellowstone National Park's superintendent, who's being pushed...More >>
    Democrats in Congress are asking U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to explain why he's reassigned dozens of senior agency officials, most recently Yellowstone National Park's superintendent, who's being pushed into early retirement.More >>
  • Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

    Trump pushes back against border separation uproar

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:25:44 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:38 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:38:26 GMT
    Trump on Friday hit back against the storm of criticism that has enveloped the White House over the forced separation of children from their migrant parents after illegal border crossings. (Source: CNN)Trump on Friday hit back against the storm of criticism that has enveloped the White House over the forced separation of children from their migrant parents after illegal border crossings. (Source: CNN)

    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.

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    President Donald Trump is highlighting the plight of Americans whose loved ones were killed by people who entered the country illegally.

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  • Latino teens who alleged abuse at center no longer in US

    Latino teens who alleged abuse at center no longer in US

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:19:14 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:17:14 GMT
    (Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center via AP). This image provided by the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center shows part of the interior of the building in Staunton, Va. Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at the juvenile detention center say they were...(Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center via AP). This image provided by the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center shows part of the interior of the building in Staunton, Va. Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at the juvenile detention center say they were...
    Virginia's two Democratic senators are seeking answers from federal authorities about oversight of a juvenile detention facility where immigrant children say they were bound, beaten and isolated in solitary...More >>
    Virginia's two Democratic senators are seeking answers from federal authorities about oversight of a juvenile detention facility where immigrant children say they were bound, beaten and isolated in solitary confinement.More >>
  • Independents can vote in Colorado's major party primaries

    Independents can vote in Colorado's major party primaries

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:00:28 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:17:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Alex Leith, a former Democrat who switched to unaffiliated two years ago, poses for a picture, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Denver. For the first time, Colorado is allowing unaffiliated voters, the state's largest voting blo...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Alex Leith, a former Democrat who switched to unaffiliated two years ago, poses for a picture, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Denver. For the first time, Colorado is allowing unaffiliated voters, the state's largest voting blo...
    Colorado is joining other states in allowing unaffiliated voters to vote in Democratic and Republican party primaries.More >>
    Colorado is joining other states in allowing unaffiliated voters to vote in Democratic and Republican party primaries.More >>
  • 2 Senate rivals get attention for different reasons

    2 Senate rivals get attention for different reasons

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:56:47 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:09:15 GMT
    A Republican and Democrat hoping to unseat Maine's popular independent Sen. Angus King are getting some attention, one for his arrest, the other for his dance moves.More >>
    A Republican and Democrat hoping to unseat Maine's popular independent Sen. Angus King are getting some attention, one for his arrest, the other for his dance moves.More >>
  • The Latest: Pentagon seeking space for adult migrants

    The Latest: Pentagon seeking space for adult migrants

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:46:56 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-06-24 06:09:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). People hold up signs and photographs during a  demonstration opposed to the White House policy that separated more than 2,300 children from their parents over the past several weeks in front of the White House in Wa...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). People hold up signs and photographs during a demonstration opposed to the White House policy that separated more than 2,300 children from their parents over the past several weeks in front of the White House in Wa...
    President Donald Trump says Republicans should "stop wasting their time on Immigration" until after the elections in November.More >>
    President Donald Trump says Republicans should "stop wasting their time on Immigration" until after the elections in November.More >>
  • GOP Rep. King says Ellison helped him with Muslim questions

    GOP Rep. King says Ellison helped him with Muslim questions

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:05:23 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:57:45 GMT
    Republican Rep. Steve King says he asked Minnesota Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison _ a Muslim _ about Muslims working in Iowa pork processing plants.More >>
    Republican Rep. Steve King says he asked Minnesota Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison _ a Muslim _ about Muslims working in Iowa pork processing plants.More >>
  • Michigan State keeps president, to issue $500 million bond

    Michigan State keeps president, to issue $500 million bond

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:39:06 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:48:05 GMT
    (Dale G.Young/Detroit News via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, Michigan State University interim President John Engler runs his first Michigan State University board of Trustees meeting on campus in East Lansing, Mich. Engler is ap...(Dale G.Young/Detroit News via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, Michigan State University interim President John Engler runs his first Michigan State University board of Trustees meeting on campus in East Lansing, Mich. Engler is ap...
    Michigan State's board of trustees set to meet to address a plan to pay a $500 million settlement to Larry Nassar's sexual abuse victims.More >>
    Michigan State's board of trustees set to meet to address a plan to pay a $500 million settlement to Larry Nassar's sexual abuse victims.More >>
  • Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup

    Hope, despair in poetry by immigrant children in US lockup

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:06:13 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:36:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). The Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center is shown Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Staunton, Va. The young immigrants held without their parents in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia ...(AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). The Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center is shown Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Staunton, Va. The young immigrants held without their parents in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia ...
    A collection of poems by young immigrants held in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia expresses despair, memories of home, hope.More >>
    A collection of poems by young immigrants held in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia expresses despair, memories of home, hope.More >>
  • UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

    UN chief to meet with US secretary of state

    Friday, June 22 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:05:09 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 05:15:28 GMT
    The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea.More >>
    The U.N. says Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss "issues of mutual concern," which likely include the Middle East peace process and North Korea.More >>
  • Trump picks Navy veteran as top counterterrorism official

    Trump picks Navy veteran as top counterterrorism official

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:46:11 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:25:01 GMT
    President Donald Trump nominates Navy special operations veteran to be the nation's top counterterrorism official.More >>
    President Donald Trump nominates Navy special operations veteran to be the nation's top counterterrorism official.More >>
  • Charles Krauthammer, conservative columnist and pundit, dies

    Charles Krauthammer, conservative columnist and pundit, dies

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:22:19 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:05:30 GMT
    (Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...(Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
  • Supreme Court upholds Virginia man's gun conviction

    Supreme Court upholds Virginia man's gun conviction

    Friday, June 22 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:25:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:53:55 GMT
    The Supreme Court is upholding a Virginia man's conviction on a gun charge.More >>
    The Supreme Court is upholding a Virginia man's conviction on a gun charge.More >>
  • Trump lets bygones be bygones as he backs Roby in Alabama

    Trump lets bygones be bygones as he backs Roby in Alabama

    Friday, June 22 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:04:45 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:44 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:44:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump is letting bygones be bygones as he endorses embattled Alabama Republican Rep. Martha Roby for re-election.More >>
    President Donald Trump is letting bygones be bygones as he endorses embattled Alabama Republican Rep. Martha Roby for re-election.More >>
  • Judge dismisses Cuomo from woman's sexual harassment lawsuit

    Judge dismisses Cuomo from woman's sexual harassment lawsuit

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:56:45 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 03:23:49 GMT
    A judge has dismissed all complaints against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state made in a lawsuit filed by a woman who says a former Cuomo appointee sexually harassed her.More >>
    A judge has dismissed all complaints against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state made in a lawsuit filed by a woman who says a former Cuomo appointee sexually harassed her.More >>
  • Pentagon agrees to provide space for 20,000 migrant children

    Pentagon agrees to provide space for 20,000 migrant children

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:26:37 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). A group of immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala seeking asylum arrive at the bus station after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald T...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). A group of immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala seeking asylum arrive at the bus station after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald T...
    The Pentagon says it will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
    The Pentagon says it will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: Americans say no to presidential self-pardons

    AP-NORC Poll: Americans say no to presidential self-pardons

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:46:29 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-06-24 02:54:05 GMT
    AP-NORC Poll: America says a presidential self-pardon should lead to impeachment.More >>
    AP-NORC Poll: America says a presidential self-pardon should lead to impeachment.More >>
  • Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket

    Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:29 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:29:55 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:34:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump boards a plane at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, to travel to Texas.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump boards a plane at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, June 21, 2018, to travel to Texas.
    First lady Melania Trump wore a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" as she boarded a flight Thursday to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents.More >>
    First lady Melania Trump wore a jacket that read "I really don't care, do u?" as she boarded a flight Thursday to a facility housing migrant children separated from their parents.More >>
  • Muted reaction by 'pro-family' groups to family separations

    Muted reaction by 'pro-family' groups to family separations

    Friday, June 22 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:00:50 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:33:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump, followed by Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway, left, walks into the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington  as David O'Steen of the ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump, followed by Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway, left, walks into the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington as David O'Steen of the ...
    'Pro-family' groups offer muted response to separation of parents and children at border.More >>
    'Pro-family' groups offer muted response to separation of parents and children at border.More >>
  • A need to verify NKorea nuclear pledges

    A need to verify NKorea nuclear pledges

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:06:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:24:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapor...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement before saying goodbye to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un after their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapor...
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >>
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >>
  • Official: Hundreds of kids reunited with families since May

    Official: Hundreds of kids reunited with families since May

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:31:59 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:24:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Immigrants in handcuffs and ankle chains arrive at the Federal Courthouse for hearings, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to end family separations at the border.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Immigrants in handcuffs and ankle chains arrive at the Federal Courthouse for hearings, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to end family separations at the border.
    A civil rights group attorney says federal prosecutors unexpectedly dropped misdemeanor charges against 17 adult immigrants who crossed the border with children.More >>
    A civil rights group attorney says federal prosecutors unexpectedly dropped misdemeanor charges against 17 adult immigrants who crossed the border with children.More >>
  • Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:13:01 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:23 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:23:28 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...(Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...

    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as the trade brawl spreads.

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    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as the trade brawl spreads.

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  • Reactions to the death of pundit Charles Krauthammer.

    Reactions to the death of pundit Charles Krauthammer.

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 03:52:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-06-24 01:14:03 GMT
    (Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2012 file photo, from left, moderator Chris Wallace kicks off a discussion with panelists Dick Morris, Laura Ingraham and Charles Krauthammer at the Manufacturer & Business Assoc...(Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2012 file photo, from left, moderator Chris Wallace kicks off a discussion with panelists Dick Morris, Laura Ingraham and Charles Krauthammer at the Manufacturer & Business Assoc...
    Reactions to the death of conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer.More >>
    Reactions to the death of conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer.More >>
  • The Latest: House immigration overhaul hanging by a thread

    The Latest: House immigration overhaul hanging by a thread

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:11:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:53:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump walks down the steps of Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Wednesday, June 20, 2018, after returning from Duluth, Minn., where he spoke at a rally.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump walks down the steps of Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Wednesday, June 20, 2018, after returning from Duluth, Minn., where he spoke at a rally.
    President Donald Trump says the U.S.-Mexico border is a "big mess," and that at some point the Democratic leaders in the House and Senate "will be forced to do a real deal" on immigration.More >>
    President Donald Trump says the U.S.-Mexico border is a "big mess," and that at some point the Democratic leaders in the House and Senate "will be forced to do a real deal" on immigration.More >>
  • Lawmakers seek investigation of Interior boss' land deal

    Lawmakers seek investigation of Interior boss' land deal

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:44:32 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:43:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke testifies at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the FY19 budget, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's famil...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke testifies at a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the FY19 budget, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's famil...
    Democratic lawmakers are calling for an investigation into U.S. Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke's involvement in a land deal with the chairman of an energy services company that does business with the agency.More >>
    Democratic lawmakers are calling for an investigation into U.S. Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke's involvement in a land deal with the chairman of an energy services company that does business with the agency.More >>
  • First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:42:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:34:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
  • Obama, like Trump, grappled with family immigration

    Obama, like Trump, grappled with family immigration

    Friday, June 22 2018 7:47 AM EDT2018-06-22 11:47:04 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:33:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 16, 2016, photo, President Barack Obama speaks to the media during a news conference at the White House in Washington. The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 16, 2016, photo, President Barack Obama speaks to the media during a news conference at the White House in Washington. The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of...
    The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
    The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

    Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, has died

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 03:52:50 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:33:46 GMT
    (Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...(Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2015, file photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthamme...
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
    Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning commentator who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement, died Thursday.More >>
  • The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

    The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:14:13 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:33:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...
    Melania Trump was welcomed by staff at the Upbring New Hope Children's Center as she made an unannounced visit Thursday to the facility that houses 58 unaccompanied migrant children.More >>
    Melania Trump was welcomed by staff at the Upbring New Hope Children's Center as she made an unannounced visit Thursday to the facility that houses 58 unaccompanied migrant children.More >>
  • GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

    GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:41:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 00:03:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...

    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.

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    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.

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  • WHAT'S HAPPENING: A struggle for next steps on immigration

    WHAT'S HAPPENING: A struggle for next steps on immigration

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:12 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:12:18 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:54 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:54:11 GMT
    WHAT'S HAPPENING: House GOP leaders are working furiously to get reluctant Republicans on board in hopes of resolving broader immigration issues ahead of the November midterm elections.More >>
    WHAT'S HAPPENING: House GOP leaders are working furiously to get reluctant Republicans on board in hopes of resolving broader immigration issues ahead of the November midterm elections.More >>
  • Michigan State president apologizes for 'kickback' comments

    Michigan State president apologizes for 'kickback' comments

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:22:15 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:53:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Eggert, File). FILE  - In this March 15, 2018 file photo, Michigan State University's interim president John Engler speaks with reporters after appearing at a legislative hearing in Lansing, Mich. A letter signed by at least 120 victims...(AP Photo/David Eggert, File). FILE - In this March 15, 2018 file photo, Michigan State University's interim president John Engler speaks with reporters after appearing at a legislative hearing in Lansing, Mich. A letter signed by at least 120 victims...
    Michigan State University's interim president is apologizing for emails in which he said a victim of former campus sports doctor Larry Nassar probably received a "kickback" from her plaintiff's lawyer.More >>
    Michigan State University's interim president is apologizing for emails in which he said a victim of former campus sports doctor Larry Nassar probably received a "kickback" from her plaintiff's lawyer.More >>
  • NK pledges to destroy missile test engine site

    NK pledges to destroy missile test engine site

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-06-22 09:26:18 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:43:54 GMT
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >>
    The Trump administration has identified the missile test engine site that it says North Korea has pledged to destroy, but the president's latest comments raised new questions about what concessions Pyongyang has made.More >>
  • Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting oceans, Great Lakes

    Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting oceans, Great Lakes

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:09:35 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:43:46 GMT
    President Donald Trump is throwing out a policy devised by his predecessor for protecting U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump is throwing out a policy devised by his predecessor for protecting U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth. (Source: CNN)

    President Donald Trump is throwing out a policy devised by his predecessor for protecting U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth.

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    President Donald Trump is throwing out a policy devised by his predecessor for protecting U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth.

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  • GOP-led House narrowly passes farm bill

    GOP-led House narrowly passes farm bill

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:12:53 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:43:19 GMT
    The Republican-led House has narrowly passed a sweeping farm bill that would toughen work requirements for food stamp recipients.More >>
    The Republican-led House has narrowly passed a sweeping farm bill that would toughen work requirements for food stamp recipients.More >>
  • Lawyer reviewing Cohen documents submits $338,000 bill

    Lawyer reviewing Cohen documents submits $338,000 bill

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:45:03 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:33:23 GMT
    The lawyer appointed by a judge to help review documents seized from President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, has billed for over $338,000 worth of legal work on the case in the month of May alone.More >>
    The lawyer appointed by a judge to help review documents seized from President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, has billed for over $338,000 worth of legal work on the case in the month of May alone.More >>
  • Trump seeks federal government overhaul, merger of agencies

    Trump seeks federal government overhaul, merger of agencies

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:11:57 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 23:23:53 GMT
    The White House is planning to propose merging the education and labor departments as part of a broader government overhaul.More >>
    The White House is planning to propose merging the education and labor departments as part of a broader government overhaul.More >>
  • Pentagon agrees to provide space for 20,000 migrant children

    Pentagon agrees to provide space for 20,000 migrant children

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:05:30 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:43:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). A group of immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala seeking asylum arrive at the bus station after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald T...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). A group of immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala seeking asylum arrive at the bus station after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. President Donald T...
    The Pentagon says it will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
    The Pentagon says it will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Friday, June 22 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:13:33 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:34:31 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...(Chinatopix via AP). FILE - In this April 8, 2018 file photo, a container is loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China has accused the United States on Thursday, June 21, 2018, of using pressure tactics and ...
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >>
    Trump got in the first jabs; now the world is punching back as trade brawl spreads.More >>
  • Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

    Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:01:37 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:33:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Trump supporters steadfast even as photos of children in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage.More >>
    Trump supporters steadfast even as photos of children in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage.More >>
  • 1 more US worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents

    1 more US worker confirmed hurt by mystery Cuba incidents

    Friday, June 22 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:46:02 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:23:42 GMT
    Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has been affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba, bringing the total number to 25.More >>
    Medical tests have confirmed that one additional U.S. Embassy worker has been affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba, bringing the total number to 25.More >>
  • The Latest: Interior links reorganization plan to Obama

    The Latest: Interior links reorganization plan to Obama

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:03:10 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:23:34 GMT
    The Trump administration is proposing a major reorganization of the federal government.More >>
    The Trump administration is proposing a major reorganization of the federal government.More >>
  • The Latest: Va. governor orders probe into juvenile facility

    The Latest: Va. governor orders probe into juvenile facility

    Friday, June 22 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:45:22 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:13:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). A person walks into the entrance of the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Staunton, Va. Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at the juvenile detention center say they were beaten while han...(AP Photo/Zachary Wajsgras). A person walks into the entrance of the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Staunton, Va. Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at the juvenile detention center say they were beaten while han...
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has ordered state officials to investigate claims made by immigrant teens of severe physical abuse at a juvenile detention facility.More >>
    Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has ordered state officials to investigate claims made by immigrant teens of severe physical abuse at a juvenile detention facility.More >>
  • Courting Putin, Trump jolts the West with a nationalist bent

    Courting Putin, Trump jolts the West with a nationalist bent

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:22:21 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 20:53:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Washington.
    As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies.More >>
    As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies.More >>
  • Angry Republican teachers create split inside Oklahoma GOP

    Angry Republican teachers create split inside Oklahoma GOP

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:35:34 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:53:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this Friday, June 8, 2018 photo, elementary school principal Sherrie Conley, who is running for state representative in District 20, talks with a constituent at a bagel shop in Norman, Okla. Conley is part of a wave of about ...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). In this Friday, June 8, 2018 photo, elementary school principal Sherrie Conley, who is running for state representative in District 20, talks with a constituent at a bagel shop in Norman, Okla. Conley is part of a wave of about ...
    Nearly 100 teachers, many of them Republicans, are running for political office in Oklahoma.More >>
    Nearly 100 teachers, many of them Republicans, are running for political office in Oklahoma.More >>
  • Supreme Court sides with 'Buckets of Money' financier

    Supreme Court sides with 'Buckets of Money' financier

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:22:03 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:23:36 GMT
    The Supreme Court is siding with a financial adviser known for his "Buckets of Money" retirement strategy who challenged the appointment of the administrative law judge who ruled against him in a fraud case.More >>
    The Supreme Court is siding with a financial adviser known for his "Buckets of Money" retirement strategy who challenged the appointment of the administrative law judge who ruled against him in a fraud case.More >>
  • Trump to welcome Jordan's king to White House

    Trump to welcome Jordan's king to White House

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:22:18 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-06-23 19:04:05 GMT
    President Donald Trump will host Jordan's King Abdullah II at the White House next week.More >>
    President Donald Trump will host Jordan's King Abdullah II at the White House next week.More >>
  • Dems unleash kitchen-sink strategy on immigration

    Dems unleash kitchen-sink strategy on immigration

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:51:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-06-23 18:34:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., speaks as he is joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, second from left, and other House Democrats calling for passage of the Keep Families Together Act, legislation to...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., speaks as he is joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California, second from left, and other House Democrats calling for passage of the Keep Families Together Act, legislation to...
    As Trump relents on border separations, Democrats unleash a 'kitchen sink' strategy on immigration.More >>
    As Trump relents on border separations, Democrats unleash a 'kitchen sink' strategy on immigration.More >>
  • Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

    Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:02:37 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:44:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump arrives at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candidate running in a traditionally ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump arrives at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candidate running in a traditionally ...
    Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners.More >>
    Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners.More >>
  • Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

    Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concern

    Thursday, June 21 2018 3:42 AM EDT2018-06-21 07:42:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:43:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, center, listens to Vice President Mike Pence, right, address members of the media before signing an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval Office...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, center, listens to Vice President Mike Pence, right, address members of the media before signing an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval Office...
    President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention,...More >>
    President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention, even if they remain with their families.More >>
  • Trump stresses support for SC governor

    Trump stresses support for SC governor

    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:23:46 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:43:39 GMT
    (Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP). Republican governor candidates participate in a gubernatorial between challenger John Warren and Governor Henry McMaster Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S. C.(Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP). Republican governor candidates participate in a gubernatorial between challenger John Warren and Governor Henry McMaster Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S. C.
    President Donald Trump is stressing his support for South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, who is locked in a close race for the GOP gubernatorial nomination.More >>
    President Donald Trump is stressing his support for South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, who is locked in a close race for the GOP gubernatorial nomination.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort

    AP-NORC Poll: Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort

    Thursday, June 21 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-21 12:21:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:43:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara). A North Korean soldier marches at the truce village at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Panmunjom, North Korea, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Since the summits between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...(AP Photo/Dita Alangkara). A North Korean soldier marches at the truce village at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) which separates the two Koreas in Panmunjom, North Korea, Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Since the summits between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...
    A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of North Korea, but most don't think North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is serious about addressing international concerns about his country's...More >>
    A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of North Korea, but most don't think North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is serious about addressing international concerns about his country's nuclear weapons program.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: Americans not hopeful about ties with allies

    AP-NORC Poll: Americans not hopeful about ties with allies

    Thursday, June 21 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-21 12:21:47 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:43:24 GMT
    Americans feel better about U.S. relations improving in the year ahead with traditionally hostile nations such as North Korea and Russia than with allies such as the UK and Canada.More >>
    Americans feel better about U.S. relations improving in the year ahead with traditionally hostile nations such as North Korea and Russia than with allies such as the UK and Canada.More >>
  • Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

    Trump defends his hard-line immigration policies to cheers

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:21:49 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-06-23 17:03:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

    Drawing cheers at a rally, Trump defended his hard-line immigration policies just hours after backing off efforts to separate immigrant families.

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    Drawing cheers at a rally, Trump defended his hard-line immigration policies just hours after backing off efforts to separate immigrant families.

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  • Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

    Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:21:45 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:13:42 GMT
    Lawmakers from both parties are criticizing tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security.More >>
    Lawmakers from both parties are criticizing tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security.More >>
  • Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

    Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:31:51 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:13:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump arrives at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candidate running in a traditionally ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump arrives at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candidate running in a traditionally ...
    Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners.More >>
    Trump's about-face on separating immigrant families comes after mushrooming blowback from all corners.More >>
  • 'Great job,' says Trump: Nielsen back in good graces for now

    'Great job,' says Trump: Nielsen back in good graces for now

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:41:43 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 15:13:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this June 20, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump gives the pen he used to sign the executive order to end family separations at the border to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, left, as Vice President...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this June 20, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump gives the pen he used to sign the executive order to end family separations at the border to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, left, as Vice President...
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has one hard-earned presidential signing pen, receiving hers after President Donald Trump used it to sign an executive order halting family separations at the U.S. border.More >>
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has one hard-earned presidential signing pen, receiving hers after President Donald Trump used it to sign an executive order halting family separations at the U.S. border.More >>
  • Silent no more, Ivanka Trump thanks father for border action

    Silent no more, Ivanka Trump thanks father for border action

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:22:02 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:54 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:54:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Ivanka Trump, the daughter and assistant to President Donald Trump, center, watches as he father addresses members of the media after he signed an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an e...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Ivanka Trump, the daughter and assistant to President Donald Trump, center, watches as he father addresses members of the media after he signed an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an e...
    Presidential adviser Ivanka Trump has broken her dayslong silence about the forced separations of migrant families, thanking her father for taking action.More >>
    Presidential adviser Ivanka Trump has broken her dayslong silence about the forced separations of migrant families, thanking her father for taking action.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump rails against FBI probe of Clinton

    The Latest: Trump rails against FBI probe of Clinton

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-06-21 00:31:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:43:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump walks down the steps of Air Force One at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candid...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump walks down the steps of Air Force One at Duluth International Airport, in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Trump is in Duluth to speak at a rally for Pete Stauber, a Republican congressional candid...
    President Donald Trump is accusing the media of not giving him enough credit for his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as he kicks off a rally in Duluth, Minnesota.More >>
    President Donald Trump is accusing the media of not giving him enough credit for his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as he kicks off a rally in Duluth, Minnesota.More >>
  • The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunited

    The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunited

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-06-20 16:01:56 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:33:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly session of PMQs at parliament in London. The British government is facing anoth...(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 13, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly session of PMQs at parliament in London. The British government is facing anoth...
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says the United States is wrong to separate migrant children from their parents, but has rejected calls to cancel President Donald Trump's visit to Britain next month.More >>
    British Prime Minister Theresa May says the United States is wrong to separate migrant children from their parents, but has rejected calls to cancel President Donald Trump's visit to Britain next month.More >>
  • At raucous rally, Trump touts hawkish immigration plans

    At raucous rally, Trump touts hawkish immigration plans

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 23:31:33 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:13:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is talking up the economy as he holds a pre-rally roundtable in Minnesota.More >>
    President Donald Trump is talking up the economy as he holds a pre-rally roundtable in Minnesota.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Kobach sought pardon for VP of corporate donor

    APNewsBreak: Kobach sought pardon for VP of corporate donor

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:11:24 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:13:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mitchell Willetts, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach speaks during a rally in Topeka, Kan. The American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, June 19, 2018, agai...(AP Photo/Mitchell Willetts, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach speaks during a rally in Topeka, Kan. The American Civil Liberties Union of Kansas filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, June 19, 2018, agai...
    APNewsBreak: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach unsuccessfully sought a governor's pardon for an executive of a company that donated to Kobach.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach unsuccessfully sought a governor's pardon for an executive of a company that donated to Kobach.More >>
  • Trump plays central role in South Carolina governor debate

    Trump plays central role in South Carolina governor debate

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-06-21 00:24:07 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 14:03:31 GMT
    Two Republicans vying in primary runoff to become South Carolina's next governor disagree on experience needed as state's chief executive.More >>
    Two Republicans vying in primary runoff to become South Carolina's next governor disagree on experience needed as state's chief executive.More >>
  • Guatemalan man recalls fear, agony of separation from child

    Guatemalan man recalls fear, agony of separation from child

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:43:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:53:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Romulo Gonzalez Rodriguez and his 3-year-old daughter Genesis hug during a interview Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Provo, Utah. Gonzalez Rodriguez spoke about the anguish of being separated from his 3-year-old daughter, Genesis Gon...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Romulo Gonzalez Rodriguez and his 3-year-old daughter Genesis hug during a interview Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Provo, Utah. Gonzalez Rodriguez spoke about the anguish of being separated from his 3-year-old daughter, Genesis Gon...
    A Guatemalan man who fled his country to seek asylum after he was kidnapped and extorted says he lived through anguish when was separated from his then 2-year-old daughter for seven days at the U.S.-Mexico border...More >>
    A Guatemalan man who fled his country to seek asylum after he was kidnapped and extorted says he lived through anguish when was separated from his then 2-year-old daughter for seven days at the U.S.-Mexico border last Thanksgiving.More >>
  • Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

    Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-06-21 00:32:09 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:43:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on protecting American workers in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
    Die-hard Trump supporters remained steadfast, even as heart-rending photos of children held in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage among Democrats and Republicans alike.More >>
    Die-hard Trump supporters remained steadfast, even as heart-rending photos of children held in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage among Democrats and Republicans alike.More >>
  • GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

    GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:51:30 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:43:22 GMT
    A senior Republican senator is defending the embattled Environmental Protection Agency administrator, calling the ethics allegations against Scott Pruitt "outrageous" and "lies.".More >>
    A senior Republican senator is defending the embattled Environmental Protection Agency administrator, calling the ethics allegations against Scott Pruitt "outrageous" and "lies.".More >>
  • Judge disputes California aimed to hinder border enforcement

    Judge disputes California aimed to hinder border enforcement

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-06-20 06:42:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:43:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Haven Daley, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge was to hear arguments in the first lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold fun...(AP Photo/Haven Daley, File). FILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge was to hear arguments in the first lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold fun...
    California has sued the Trump administration more than half a dozen times over its immigration policies, so the state will find itself in an unusual position when it's forced to defend its own immigration moves in...More >>
    California has sued the Trump administration more than half a dozen times over its immigration policies, so the state will find itself in an unusual position when it's forced to defend its own immigration moves in court.More >>
  • In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:21:21 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:33:31 GMT
    A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

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    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

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  • People donate millions to help separated families

    People donate millions to help separated families

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-06-20 23:42:20 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:23:47 GMT
    (Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP). Amanda and Leighlou Reece hold up a protest sign as hundreds of Wilmington residents protest the Trump Administration's family separation policies during a Keep Families Together Rally outside of Rep. David Rouzer's ...(Ken Blevins/The Star-News via AP). Amanda and Leighlou Reece hold up a protest sign as hundreds of Wilmington residents protest the Trump Administration's family separation policies during a Keep Families Together Rally outside of Rep. David Rouzer's ...
    In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the...More >>
    In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the Mexico border.More >>
  • AP Explains: US has split up families throughout its history

    AP Explains: US has split up families throughout its history

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:41:08 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:23:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/File). FILE - In this March 30, 1942 file photo, Cpl. George Bushy, left, a member of the military guard which supervised the departure of 237 Japanese people for California, holds the youngest child of Shigeho Kitamoto, center, as she and he...(AP Photo/File). FILE - In this March 30, 1942 file photo, Cpl. George Bushy, left, a member of the military guard which supervised the departure of 237 Japanese people for California, holds the youngest child of Shigeho Kitamoto, center, as she and he...
    AP Explains: US has split up families and detained children throughout its history.More >>
    AP Explains: US has split up families and detained children throughout its history.More >>
  • Immigration courts packed with cases of kids crossing border

    Immigration courts packed with cases of kids crossing border

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:43:16 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:03:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amy Taxin). In this Tuesday, June 19, 2018 photo, immigrants awaiting deportation hearings, line up outside the building that houses the immigration courts in Los Angeles. Inside the courtroom, immigrant children who arrived on the U.S. borde...(AP Photo/Amy Taxin). In this Tuesday, June 19, 2018 photo, immigrants awaiting deportation hearings, line up outside the building that houses the immigration courts in Los Angeles. Inside the courtroom, immigrant children who arrived on the U.S. borde...

    Children arriving at the border await their fate in the nation's complex, backlogged immigration courts.

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    Children arriving at the border await their fate in the nation's complex, backlogged immigration courts.

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  • House struggles to unite behind bills to stem border crisis

    House struggles to unite behind bills to stem border crisis

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:32:15 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 8:13 AM EDT2018-06-23 12:13:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington.
    Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going ahead with votes on rival House GOP immigration to end family separations at border.More >>
    Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going ahead with votes on rival House GOP immigration to end family separations at border.More >>
  • ABC News apologizes for mistaken graphic on Manafort

    ABC News apologizes for mistaken graphic on Manafort

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:31:54 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:43:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Paul Manafort, right, arrives at federal court accompanied by his lawyer Kevin Downing, left, and wife Kathleen Manafort, Friday, June 15, 2018, in Washington.
    ABC News apologized for a graphic that aired on Wednesday, mistakenly saying that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had pled guilty to manslaughter charges.More >>
    ABC News apologized for a graphic that aired on Wednesday, mistakenly saying that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort had pled guilty to manslaughter charges.More >>
  • Report finds industrial chemicals more toxic than thought

    Report finds industrial chemicals more toxic than thought

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:21:44 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 11:43:20 GMT
    (Neil Blake /The Grand Rapids Press via AP). FILE- In this Aug. 14, 2017 file photo, a couple kayak on the Rogue River adjacent to where Wolverine World Wide's tannery once stood, in Rockford, Mich. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is i...(Neil Blake /The Grand Rapids Press via AP). FILE- In this Aug. 14, 2017 file photo, a couple kayak on the Rogue River adjacent to where Wolverine World Wide's tannery once stood, in Rockford, Mich. The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is i...
    A government report shows that a family of industrial chemicals turning up in public water supplies around the country is even more toxic than previously thought, threatening human health at concentrations seven to...More >>
    A government report shows that a family of industrial chemicals turning up in public water supplies around the country is even more toxic than previously thought, threatening human health at concentrations seven to 10 times lower than previously realized.More >>
  • Nielsen's career forever linked to family border separations

    Nielsen's career forever linked to family border separations

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:34:58 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:53:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listens to President Donald Trump address members of the media before Trump signs an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listens to President Donald Trump address members of the media before Trump signs an executive order to end family separations at the border, during an event in the Oval ...
    Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is now the face of family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
    Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is now the face of family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • Trump meets with lawmakers about ZTE deal opposed in Senate

    Trump meets with lawmakers about ZTE deal opposed in Senate

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:42:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:43:30 GMT
    President Donald Trump has met with lawmakers after the Senate moved to block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
    President Donald Trump has met with lawmakers after the Senate moved to block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. to buy component parts from the U.S.More >>
  • Senate blocks Trump plan to cut $15B in unused spending

    Senate blocks Trump plan to cut $15B in unused spending

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:35:02 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., left, joined by Rep. Rick Allen R-Ga., walks to a closed-door GOP meeting in the basement of the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 7, 2018. The House on Thursday took u...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., left, joined by Rep. Rick Allen R-Ga., walks to a closed-door GOP meeting in the basement of the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 7, 2018. The House on Thursday took u...
    The Senate has blocked a White House plan to cut almost $15 billion in unused government money slated for children's health insurance and other programs.More >>
    The Senate has blocked a White House plan to cut almost $15 billion in unused government money slated for children's health insurance and other programs.More >>
  • ACLU asks Vermont Gov. Scott to stop blocking online critics

    ACLU asks Vermont Gov. Scott to stop blocking online critics

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:31:33 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:43:24 GMT
    The American Civil Liberty Union's Vermont chapter has asked Republican Gov. Phil Scott to stop deleting critical posts and blocking constituents on Facebook, but his office says it is simply trying to encourage...More >>
    The American Civil Liberty Union's Vermont chapter has asked Republican Gov. Phil Scott to stop deleting critical posts and blocking constituents on Facebook, but his office says it is simply trying to encourage civil dialogue.More >>
  • Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt renounces GOP

    Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt renounces GOP

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:23:36 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-06-23 10:14:00 GMT
    Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt says he is renouncing the GOP, alleging failure by party's leaders in Congress to call out what he describes as President Donald Trump's corruption.More >>
    Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt says he is renouncing the GOP, alleging failure by party's leaders in Congress to call out what he describes as President Donald Trump's corruption.More >>
  • Senate changes rules following sexual misconduct scandal

    Senate changes rules following sexual misconduct scandal

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:11:57 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:53:41 GMT
    The Rhode Island Senate will require members to receive annual training after a senator was charged with extorting sex from a page earlier in the session.More >>
    The Rhode Island Senate will require members to receive annual training after a senator was charged with extorting sex from a page earlier in the session.More >>
  • Trump postpones Thursday's annual congressional picnic

    Trump postpones Thursday's annual congressional picnic

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-06-20 16:22:02 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:53:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he's postponing this week's picnic for members of Congress, saying the timing "doesn't feel right.".More >>
    President Donald Trump says he's postponing this week's picnic for members of Congress, saying the timing "doesn't feel right.".More >>
  • Ivanka Trump stayed silent for days as border crisis mounted

    Ivanka Trump stayed silent for days as border crisis mounted

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:33:01 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:43:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Ivanka Trump listens during a meeting between President Donald Trump and Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Ivanka Trump listens during a meeting between President Donald Trump and Republican members of Congress on immigration in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Washington.
    Ivanka Trump, self-styled "force for good" in the administration, out of sight amid immigration crisis.More >>
    Ivanka Trump, self-styled "force for good" in the administration, out of sight amid immigration crisis.More >>
  • Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company story

    Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company story

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:01:12 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:23:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). FILE - In this Monday, June 18, 2018, file photo, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross speaks at a National Space Council meeting in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shippin...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). FILE - In this Monday, June 18, 2018, file photo, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross speaks at a National Space Council meeting in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shippin...
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross denies that transactions of stock in shipping company involved insider trading.More >>
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross denies that transactions of stock in shipping company involved insider trading.More >>
  • Too hot to handle: Politics of warming part of culture wars

    Too hot to handle: Politics of warming part of culture wars

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-06-20 14:51:58 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:16 AM EDT2018-06-23 09:16:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2009, file photo, former-Sen. Tim Wirth moderates the National Clean Energy Summit 2.0, in Las Vegas. Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the...(AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2009, file photo, former-Sen. Tim Wirth moderates the National Clean Energy Summit 2.0, in Las Vegas. Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the...
    Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the nation's culture wars.More >>
    Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the nation's culture wars.More >>
  • Another test of loyalty looms over Trump's Minnesota visit

    Another test of loyalty looms over Trump's Minnesota visit

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:11:06 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 07:23:38 GMT
    (Dan Kraker/Minnesota Public Radio via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, July 10, 2017, file photo, St. Louis County Commissioner and Duluth Police Lt. Pete Stauber announces that he will seek the Republican endorsement in the race to represent Minneso...(Dan Kraker/Minnesota Public Radio via AP, File). FILE - In this Monday, July 10, 2017, file photo, St. Louis County Commissioner and Duluth Police Lt. Pete Stauber announces that he will seek the Republican endorsement in the race to represent Minneso...
    President Donald Trump is heading to Minnesota to stump for a congressional candidate, but another test of GOP loyalty to the president looms large over his visit.More >>
    President Donald Trump is heading to Minnesota to stump for a congressional candidate, but another test of GOP loyalty to the president looms large over his visit.More >>
  • Lewandowski doubles down after comment about disabled child

    Lewandowski doubles down after comment about disabled child

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-06-20 16:41:31 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:43:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump, left, watches as Corey Lewandowski, right, his former campaign manager for Trump's presidential campaign, speaks during a campaign rally in Washington Towns...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File). FILE - In this April 28, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump, left, watches as Corey Lewandowski, right, his former campaign manager for Trump's presidential campaign, speaks during a campaign rally in Washington Towns...
    Corey Lewandowski doubles down on 'wah wah' comment on girl with Down's Syndrome.More >>
    Corey Lewandowski doubles down on 'wah wah' comment on girl with Down's Syndrome.More >>
  • Methodists, prosecutors scold Sessions over border policy

    Methodists, prosecutors scold Sessions over border policy

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 9:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 13:21:17 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:22:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at the National Sheriffs' Association convention in New Orleans, Monday, June 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at the National Sheriffs' Association convention in New Orleans, Monday, June 18, 2018.
    More than 600 members of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' church are denouncing him over the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.More >>
    More than 600 members of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' church are denouncing him over the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.More >>
  • Teen in 'Making a Murderer' asks high court to take his case

    Teen in 'Making a Murderer' asks high court to take his case

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:11:21 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:52:54 GMT
    The Supreme Court is being asked to take the case of a teenager who appeared in the Netflix series 'Making a Murderer'.More >>
    The Supreme Court is being asked to take the case of a teenager who appeared in the Netflix series 'Making a Murderer'.More >>
  • No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children

    No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-06-20 06:31:19 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 03:43:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. More than 2,300 minors have been separated from their families crossing the border to...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. More than 2,300 minors have been separated from their families crossing the border to...
    Trump administration officials have no clear plan on how to reunite some of the 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border as a result of a zero-tolerance policy of criminally prosecuting anyone...More >>
    Trump administration officials have no clear plan on how to reunite some of the 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border as a result of a zero-tolerance policy of criminally prosecuting anyone caught entering the U.S. illegally.More >>
  • Bolton: NK has 'dramatic choice,' talks will move quickly

    Bolton: NK has 'dramatic choice,' talks will move quickly

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-06-20 11:31:22 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:33 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:33:18 GMT
    President Trump's national Security adviser says North Korea is facing a "decisive and dramatic choice" on whether to give up its nuclear, chemical and biological weapons programs and ballistic missiles.More >>
    President Trump's national Security adviser says North Korea is facing a "decisive and dramatic choice" on whether to give up its nuclear, chemical and biological weapons programs and ballistic missiles.More >>
  • US leaving UN's Human Rights Council, cites anti-Israel bias

    US leaving UN's Human Rights Council, cites anti-Israel bias

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:21:04 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:03:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Haley says the U.S. is withdrawing from UN Human Rights Council, cal...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks to reporters at United Nations headquarters. Haley says the U.S. is withdrawing from UN Human Rights Council, cal...

    The U.S. is leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council, which Ambassador Nikki Haley calls an organization "not worthy of its name."

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    The U.S. is leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council, which Ambassador Nikki Haley calls an organization "not worthy of its name."

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  • Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a winner

    Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a winner

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:21:15 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:13:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks in the Hall of Columns as he arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to rally Republicans around a GOP immigration bill.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks in the Hall of Columns as he arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to rally Republicans around a GOP immigration bill.

    Trump sees his immigration policy as a winner with voters ahead of midterm elections in spite of controversy over separating children and parents.

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    Trump sees his immigration policy as a winner with voters ahead of midterm elections in spite of controversy over separating children and parents.

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  • House Republicans turn up the heat in standoff with DOJ

    House Republicans turn up the heat in standoff with DOJ

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:01:04 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:12:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...
    House Republicans say the FBI hasn't adequately addressed the issue of bias within the agency, complain they haven't received some of the documents they've demanded.More >>
    House Republicans say the FBI hasn't adequately addressed the issue of bias within the agency, complain they haven't received some of the documents they've demanded.More >>
  • DC voters nominate mayor for another term, approve tips law

    DC voters nominate mayor for another term, approve tips law

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:02:09 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:33:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017, file photo, District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser pauses during a news conference in Washington. On June 19, 2018, Bowser was Democratic Party nomination as she seeks a second term in off...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2017, file photo, District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser pauses during a news conference in Washington. On June 19, 2018, Bowser was Democratic Party nomination as she seeks a second term in off...
    Voters in Washington, D.C., nominate mayor for a second term, approve new system for paying tipped employees in bars and restaurants.More >>
    Voters in Washington, D.C., nominate mayor for a second term, approve new system for paying tipped employees in bars and restaurants.More >>
  • The Latest: AMA calls for an end to border separations

    The Latest: AMA calls for an end to border separations

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:10:57 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:13:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...
    Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia says lawmakers "need to do everything we can" to make sure children can stay with parents who cross the border illegally.More >>
    Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia says lawmakers "need to do everything we can" to make sure children can stay with parents who cross the border illegally.More >>
  • Trump takes swipe at South Carolina's Sanford in GOP meeting

    Trump takes swipe at South Carolina's Sanford in GOP meeting

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-06-20 00:51:10 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:12:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, left, gestures as he walks with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., right, while leaving the U.S. Capitol in Washington after meeting with GOP leadership, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, left, gestures as he walks with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., right, while leaving the U.S. Capitol in Washington after meeting with GOP leadership, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. ...
    President Donald Trump worked in a verbal jab at Rep. Mark Sanford during a meeting with House Republicans on Tuesday night.More >>
    President Donald Trump worked in a verbal jab at Rep. Mark Sanford during a meeting with House Republicans on Tuesday night.More >>
  • Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

    Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-06-20 03:35:12 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-06-22 23:12:42 GMT
    Corey Lewandowski, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)Corey Lewandowski, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah."

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    A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah."

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  • DC Mayor Bowser wins; voters OK pay shift for tipped workers

    DC Mayor Bowser wins; voters OK pay shift for tipped workers

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:03:23 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:12:52 GMT
    Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser has secured the Democratic Party nomination as she seeks a second term in office.More >>
    Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser has secured the Democratic Party nomination as she seeks a second term in office.More >>
  • With eyes on midterms, Trump embraces immigration fight

    With eyes on midterms, Trump embraces immigration fight

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:21:26 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:53:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks in the Hall of Columns as he arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to rally Republicans around a GOP immigration bill.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks in the Hall of Columns as he arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, to rally Republicans around a GOP immigration bill.
    President Donald Trump is stressing his hard-line immigration stance as he readies for a midterm election he views as a referendum on his protectionist policies.More >>
    President Donald Trump is stressing his hard-line immigration stance as he readies for a midterm election he views as a referendum on his protectionist policies.More >>
  • After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report

    After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:40:58 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:52:56 GMT
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story...More >>
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company.More >>
  • Trump speaking at super PAC fundraiser at his DC hotel

    Trump speaking at super PAC fundraiser at his DC hotel

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-20 00:01:06 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:33:18 GMT
    Trump headlines first fundraiser for his biggest super PAC, keynoting the event at his hotel in Washington.More >>
    Trump headlines first fundraiser for his biggest super PAC, keynoting the event at his hotel in Washington.More >>
  • California advances biggest US change to police use of force

    California advances biggest US change to police use of force

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-06-20 00:11:17 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:32:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, D-San Diego, is congratulated by Pastor Les Simmons after her bill to limit police use of deadly force was approved by the Senate Public Safety Committee, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Sacramento, ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, D-San Diego, is congratulated by Pastor Les Simmons after her bill to limit police use of deadly force was approved by the Senate Public Safety Committee, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Sacramento, ...
    California would lead the U.S. in significantly changing the standard for when police can fire their weapons under legislation that has cleared its first hurdle.More >>
    California would lead the U.S. in significantly changing the standard for when police can fire their weapons under legislation that has cleared its first hurdle.More >>
  • US prepares for return of war dead remains from North Korea

    US prepares for return of war dead remains from North Korea

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-06-19 23:04:15 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:32:43 GMT
    U.S. officials: American military command in South Korea prepares for North Korea to turn over remains of an unknown number of U.S. or allied service members missing since the Korean War.More >>
    U.S. officials: American military command in South Korea prepares for North Korea to turn over remains of an unknown number of U.S. or allied service members missing since the Korean War.More >>
  • Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:00:59 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:15:45 GMT
    (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...(Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >>
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >>
  • Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP

    Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:51:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:13:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, listens to an answer to his question of Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz and FBI Director Christopher Wray testify during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee to examine Ho...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, listens to an answer to his question of Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz and FBI Director Christopher Wray testify during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee to examine Ho...
    Ted Cruz initially defended the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies, but has since staged an about-face and proposed his own bill ending immigrant family separation.More >>
    Ted Cruz initially defended the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies, but has since staged an about-face and proposed his own bill ending immigrant family separation.More >>
  • The Latest: EU says it's committed to Human Rights Council

    The Latest: EU says it's committed to Human Rights Council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:31:01 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:53:21 GMT
    (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...(Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...
    Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States is withdrawing from the U.N. Human Rights Council.More >>
    Ambassador Nikki Haley says the United States is withdrawing from the U.N. Human Rights Council.More >>
  • US commander warns against leaving Afghanistan too rapidly

    US commander warns against leaving Afghanistan too rapidly

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:53:22 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:53:12 GMT
    US Army commander nominated to take over U.S. operations in Afghanistan warns Congress that if America leaves the fight too rapidly, there is a risk Islamic State militants could merge with al-Qaida.More >>
    US Army commander nominated to take over U.S. operations in Afghanistan warns Congress that if America leaves the fight too rapidly, there is a risk Islamic State militants could merge with al-Qaida.More >>
  • Sharpton, other leaders plan to visit children at border

    Sharpton, other leaders plan to visit children at border

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 21:23:23 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:52:55 GMT
    The Rev. Al Sharpton says a coalition of social justice leaders is planning "waves of visits" to immigrant children separated from their families at the U.S. border.More >>
    The Rev. Al Sharpton says a coalition of social justice leaders is planning "waves of visits" to immigrant children separated from their families at the U.S. border.More >>
  • One-time rivals talk unity in race for California governor

    One-time rivals talk unity in race for California governor

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:21:23 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:43:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). California's Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, right, is joined by former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at a news conference at Homeboy Industries on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in downtown Los Angeles. As rival Democratic candidate...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). California's Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, right, is joined by former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at a news conference at Homeboy Industries on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in downtown Los Angeles. As rival Democratic candidate...
    Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa are putting their rivalry behind them.More >>
    Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa are putting their rivalry behind them.More >>
  • Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

    Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:00:53 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:36 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:36:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Immigrant children play outside a former Job Corps site that now houses them, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Homestead, Fla. It is not known if the children crossed the border as unaccompanied minors or were separated from family me...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Immigrant children play outside a former Job Corps site that now houses them, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Homestead, Fla. It is not known if the children crossed the border as unaccompanied minors or were separated from family me...
    Searing images of children detained at the southern border are roiling politics ahead of midterm elections.More >>
    Searing images of children detained at the southern border are roiling politics ahead of midterm elections.More >>
  • Sens. McCain, Coons urge Trump to withdraw migration nominee

    Sens. McCain, Coons urge Trump to withdraw migration nominee

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-06-19 19:31:02 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:03:10 GMT
    Republican Sen. John McCain and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons are calling on the Trump administration to withdraw its nominee to for a key position over his "lack of empathy" for immigrants.More >>
    Republican Sen. John McCain and Democratic Sen. Chris Coons are calling on the Trump administration to withdraw its nominee to for a key position over his "lack of empathy" for immigrants.More >>
  • New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border _ but with parents

    New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border _ but with parents

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:10:31 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:02:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...

    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

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    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

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  • White House deputy chief of staff to leave in July

    White House deputy chief of staff to leave in July

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:50:50 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:02:36 GMT
    The White House aide who led the planning for President Donald Trump's meeting last week with North Korea's Kim Jong Un has decided to leave the Trump administration to return to the private sector.More >>
    The White House aide who led the planning for President Donald Trump's meeting last week with North Korea's Kim Jong Un has decided to leave the Trump administration to return to the private sector.More >>
  • Lawyer: Agent booted off Mueller team escorted from FBI HQ

    Lawyer: Agent booted off Mueller team escorted from FBI HQ

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:50:50 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:02:33 GMT
    An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's team because of anti-Donald Trump text messages has been escorted out of the FBI building.More >>
    An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's team because of anti-Donald Trump text messages has been escorted out of the FBI building.More >>
  • Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

    Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:20:31 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:33:45 GMT
    President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches.  AP Photo/Susan Walsh)President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches. AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.

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    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.

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  • House GOP steps up FBI criticism in wake of internal report

    House GOP steps up FBI criticism in wake of internal report

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:12:57 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:22:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...
    House Republicans are escalating their monthslong standoff with the Justice Department, saying the FBI hasn't adequately addressed bias within the agency and threatening to hold top department officials in contempt...More >>
    House Republicans are escalating their monthslong standoff with the Justice Department, saying the FBI hasn't adequately addressed bias within the agency and threatening to hold top department officials in contempt _ or even impeach them.More >>
  • 'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:20:32 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:15:41 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their...More >>
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump's campaign manager wants Sessions fired

    The Latest: Trump's campaign manager wants Sessions fired

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-06-19 20:35:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:03 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:03:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz testifies before a House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform joint hearing on'Oversight of the FBI and DOJ Actions in...
    President Donald Trump's campaign manager is calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be dismissed.More >>
    President Donald Trump's campaign manager is calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be dismissed.More >>
  • Land deal ties Interior secretary's family, Halliburton boss

    Land deal ties Interior secretary's family, Halliburton boss

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:23:44 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:33:20 GMT
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's family is involved in a land deal with the head of an energy services giant that has business with the Interior Department.More >>
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's family is involved in a land deal with the head of an energy services giant that has business with the Interior Department.More >>
  • Spanish royal couple visit White House to finish up US trip

    Spanish royal couple visit White House to finish up US trip

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:52:19 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, second from right, and first lady Melania Trump, right, welcome Spain's King Felipe VI, second from left, and Queen Letizia, left, to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 20...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, second from right, and first lady Melania Trump, right, welcome Spain's King Felipe VI, second from left, and Queen Letizia, left, to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 19, 20...
    President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are welcoming Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia to the White House.More >>
    President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are welcoming Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia to the White House.More >>
  • Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option

    Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:10:52 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:33:19 GMT
    As originally proposed, the new "association health plans" would have to cover people with pre-existing health conditions. However, they could offer narrower benefits than required under the Obama-era health law. (Source: Raycom Media)As originally proposed, the new "association health plans" would have to cover people with pre-existing health conditions. However, they could offer narrower benefits than required under the Obama-era health law. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Trump administration prepares to announce a new insurance option for small firms and self-employed people.

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    Trump administration prepares to announce a new insurance option for small firms and self-employed people.

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  • Lawsuit claims Kansas official exposed private voter data

    Lawsuit claims Kansas official exposed private voter data

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 15:50:49 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:13:22 GMT
    A civil rights group has filed a federal lawsuit against Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach challenging a multi-state voter registration database it claims exposed sensitive data of thousands of Kansas voters.More >>
    A civil rights group has filed a federal lawsuit against Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach challenging a multi-state voter registration database it claims exposed sensitive data of thousands of Kansas voters.More >>
  • Candidate criticized for poster of Wonder Woman lassoing cop

    Candidate criticized for poster of Wonder Woman lassoing cop

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:13:40 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:13:03 GMT
    The Kansas Democratic Party is calling for its lone candidate for state attorney general to drop out of the race because of a poster in her law office showing the superhero Wonder Woman pulling a lasso around a...More >>
    The Kansas Democratic Party is calling for its lone candidate for state attorney general to drop out of the race because of a poster in her law office showing the superhero Wonder Woman pulling a lasso around a police officer's neck.More >>
  • AP sources: Trump Jr cancels appearance at Bush fundraiser

    AP sources: Trump Jr cancels appearance at Bush fundraiser

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-06-19 18:22:47 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:12:29 GMT
    AP sources: Trump Jr. cancels appearance at fundraiser for younger Bush.More >>
    AP sources: Trump Jr. cancels appearance at fundraiser for younger Bush.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump renews trade criticisms of Mexico, Canada

    The Latest: Trump renews trade criticisms of Mexico, Canada

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-06-19 17:01:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:13:02 GMT
    President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches.  AP Photo/Susan Walsh)President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches. AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
    The Latest: Escalating trade fight could soon slow US growth, economists say.More >>
    The Latest: Escalating trade fight could soon slow US growth, economists say.More >>
  • The Latest: China 'underestimated' Trump, a key adviser says

    The Latest: China 'underestimated' Trump, a key adviser says

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-06-19 14:51:06 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-06-22 13:23:03 GMT
    The Latest: US financial markets plunge on worsening fears of trade fight.More >>
    The Latest: US financial markets plunge on worsening fears of trade fight.More >>
  • The Latest: Attorneys general demand family separation stop

    The Latest: Attorneys general demand family separation stop

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:41:21 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:33:04 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, sit in one of the cage...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, sit in one of the cage...
    Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents.More >>
    Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents.More >>
  • Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations

    Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:30:55 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:15:20 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, sit in one of the cage...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, sit in one of the cage...
    Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents.More >>
    Trump defends without apology his administration's border policies despite rising outrage over separation of migrant children and parents.More >>
  • S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:50:33 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-06-22 08:55:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

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    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

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  • Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

    Monday, June 18 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:11:00 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:35:51 GMT
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
    The White House is establishing a new policy for reducing satellite clutter in space.More >>
  • High court decision extends legal battle over gerrymandering

    High court decision extends legal battle over gerrymandering

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:50:31 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-06-22 07:03:09 GMT
    The Supreme Court's decision to avoid a definitive ruling about partisan gerrymandering shifts the focus to other states, most notably North Carolina.More >>
    The Supreme Court's decision to avoid a definitive ruling about partisan gerrymandering shifts the focus to other states, most notably North Carolina.More >>
  • Democratic ad slams Hawley over allegations against donor

    Democratic ad slams Hawley over allegations against donor

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:44:26 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-06-22 06:12:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In a Friday, May 25, 2018 file photo, Missouri Attorney General and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Hawley takes questions from the media after touring the POET Biorefining ethanol plant, in Macon, Mo. A Dem...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In a Friday, May 25, 2018 file photo, Missouri Attorney General and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Hawley takes questions from the media after touring the POET Biorefining ethanol plant, in Macon, Mo. A Dem...
    A Democratic political action committee is targeting Republican Missouri Senate candidate Josh Hawley over allegations of play to play that involve a past top donor.More >>
    A Democratic political action committee is targeting Republican Missouri Senate candidate Josh Hawley over allegations of play to play that involve a past top donor.More >>
  • Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:40:23 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 2:05 AM EDT2018-06-22 06:05:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
  • Origins of family separation issue stretch back many years

    Origins of family separation issue stretch back many years

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:13:27 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:32:28 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, rest in one of the cag...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, rest in one of the cag...
    How did US come to separate thousands of migrant children from their parents?.More >>
    How did US come to separate thousands of migrant children from their parents?.More >>
  • Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

    Pentagon suspends August military drills with South Korea

    Monday, June 18 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-06-18 22:41:35 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:26:06 GMT
    There have been no decisions made on any other military exercises with South Korea.There have been no decisions made on any other military exercises with South Korea.

    The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim...

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    The Pentagon says it has formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump's nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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  • Acting drug enforcement chief set to retire at end of month

    Acting drug enforcement chief set to retire at end of month

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-06-19 01:50:23 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:04:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2017, file photo, Drug Enforcement Administration Acting Administrator Robert Patterson speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington. A spokeswoman for the Drug Enforcement ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2017, file photo, Drug Enforcement Administration Acting Administrator Robert Patterson speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington. A spokeswoman for the Drug Enforcement ...
    A spokeswoman for the Drug Enforcement Administration says the agency's acting administrator will be retiring at the end of June.More >>
    A spokeswoman for the Drug Enforcement Administration says the agency's acting administrator will be retiring at the end of June.More >>
  • Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage

    Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:30:20 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-06-22 05:04:43 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...
    Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the White House amid a growing uproar Monday over its policy of separating...More >>
    Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the White House amid a growing uproar Monday over its policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.More >>
  • Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

    Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:20:17 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:56:59 GMT
    Voters in a number of states will be deciding this year whether to change the redistricting process for congressional and state legislative seats, to make the process less partisan.More >>
    Voters in a number of states will be deciding this year whether to change the redistricting process for congressional and state legislative seats, to make the process less partisan.More >>
  • Supreme Court leaves door open to curbing partisan districts

    Supreme Court leaves door open to curbing partisan districts

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:40:07 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:46:23 GMT
    The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. (Source: CNN)The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. (Source: CNN)

    The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party.

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    The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party.

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  • All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border

    All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border

    Monday, June 18 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-06-18 23:30:34 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:32:54 GMT
    (AP Photo). This combination photo shows, from left, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama, Melania Trump, Rosalynn Carter and Laura Bush, who have independently expressed their concern about migrant children being torn from parents at the Mexico border.(AP Photo). This combination photo shows, from left, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama, Melania Trump, Rosalynn Carter and Laura Bush, who have independently expressed their concern about migrant children being torn from parents at the Mexico border.
    All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border in an unusual united political front expressing horror at children taken from parents.More >>
    All 5 first ladies speak out on family separations at border in an unusual united political front expressing horror at children taken from parents.More >>
  • The Latest: China calls new Trump tariff threat 'blackmail'

    The Latest: China calls new Trump tariff threat 'blackmail'

    Monday, June 18 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-06-19 00:10:25 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:32:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at an Economic Club of Detroit luncheon at Ford Field in Detroit, Monday, June 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at an Economic Club of Detroit luncheon at Ford Field in Detroit, Monday, June 18, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is directing the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports.More >>
    President Donald Trump is directing the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports.More >>
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  • Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:26:10 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:33:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, an artificial turf soccer field sits in the middle of the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults ...

    The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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    The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  • Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title

    Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title

    Sunday, June 24 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-06-24 04:36:02 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:15:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog owned by Megan Brainard, stands onstage after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog owned by Megan Brainard, stands onstage after being announced the winner of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018.

    A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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    A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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  • Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

    Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads

    Friday, June 22 2018 2:43 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:43:27 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 8:14 AM EDT2018-06-24 12:14:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 21, 2018 photo, Nour Obeid looks at cars at the Al-Jazirah Ford showroom in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. This Sunday, Saudi Arabia will lift the world's only ban on women driving and Obeid's husband is encouraging her...(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). In this June 21, 2018 photo, Nour Obeid looks at cars at the Al-Jazirah Ford showroom in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. This Sunday, Saudi Arabia will lift the world's only ban on women driving and Obeid's husband is encouraging her...
    Car companies are looking to boost their sales in Saudi Arabia by pitching their brands to women, who'll be allowed to drive for the first time starting Sunday.More >>
    Car companies are looking to boost their sales in Saudi Arabia by pitching their brands to women, who'll be allowed to drive for the first time starting Sunday.More >>
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