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  • APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

    APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:04:38 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:06:52 GMT
    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.More >>
    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.More >>
  • 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 2:06 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:06:39 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 >>
  • 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 2:06 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:06:35 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 >>
  • At Mexico border, US mayors say humanitarian crisis persists

    At Mexico border, US mayors say humanitarian crisis persists

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:22:10 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:06:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andres Leighton). New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, requests entrance to the holding facility for immigrant children in Tornillo, Texas, near the Mexican border, Thursday, June 21, 2018. About 20 mayors from cities across the country ...(AP Photo/Andres Leighton). New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, requests entrance to the holding facility for immigrant children in Tornillo, Texas, near the Mexican border, Thursday, June 21, 2018. About 20 mayors from cities across the country ...
    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.More >>
    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.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 2:06 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:06:10 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 >>
  • 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 2:05 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:05:02 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 2:04 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:04:53 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 >>
  • 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 2:04 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:04:38 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 >>
  • 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 2:04 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:04:34 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 >>
  • At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:12:25 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:04:11 GMT
    Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

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    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

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  • 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 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:57 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 >>
  • 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 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:53 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 >>
  • 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 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:49 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 >>
  • North Korean summits bring sense of peace along DMZ border

    North Korean summits bring sense of peace along DMZ border

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 12:21:24 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:43 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...
    On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente.More >>
    On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente.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 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:30 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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  • 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 2:03 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:03:10 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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  • Judge: Consumer finance agency unconstitutionally set up

    Judge: Consumer finance agency unconstitutionally set up

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:02:09 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-06-23 06:00:24 GMT
    A New York federal judge says the government's beleaguered consumer finance watchdog agency is unconstitutionally structured.More >>
    A New York federal judge says the government's beleaguered consumer finance watchdog agency is unconstitutionally structured.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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:59:05 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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  • 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 1:56 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:56:44 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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  • 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 1:56 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:56:10 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 >>
  • US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen

    US diplomat thinks Trump's UK itinerary includes the queen

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-06-22 09:26:14 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:55:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says h...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, file). FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland. A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says h...
    A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain next month.More >>
    A top official at the U.S. Embassy in London says he thinks President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to Britain next month.More >>
  • Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can

    Pope: Countries should take in as many refugees as they can

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:26 AM EDT2018-06-22 09:26:03 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:55 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:55:52 GMT
    (Ciro Fusco/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis talks with journalists on board the flight to Rome as he returns from a one-day visit to Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Francis journeyed Thursday to the well-heeled city of Geneva to encourag...(Ciro Fusco/Pool Photo via AP). Pope Francis talks with journalists on board the flight to Rome as he returns from a one-day visit to Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 21, 2018. Francis journeyed Thursday to the well-heeled city of Geneva to encourag...
    Pope Francis is urging nations to take in as many refugees as they can integrate into their societies, but also to invest in places like Africa so migrants won't turn to human traffickers to reach countries that...More >>
    Pope Francis is urging nations to take in as many refugees as they can integrate into their societies, but also to invest in places like Africa so migrants won't turn to human traffickers to reach countries that can offer a better life.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 1:55 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:55:32 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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  • 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 1:55 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:55:11 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 >>
  • AP Explains: Where do kids split from parents go?

    AP Explains: Where do kids split from parents go?

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:44:14 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:54:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo, two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television from their holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed a...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo, two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television from their holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed a...
    The government hasn't worked out a streamlined way to reunite kids and parents separated at the border under the new zero-tolerance policy requiring all immigrants who cross the border illegally to be prosecuted.More >>
    The government hasn't worked out a streamlined way to reunite kids and parents separated at the border under the new zero-tolerance policy requiring all immigrants who cross the border illegally to be prosecuted.More >>
  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:53:50 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 >>
  • The Latest: Kansas welfare agency says children's needs met

    The Latest: Kansas welfare agency says children's needs met

    Friday, June 22 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-06-22 16:31:05 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:44:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Darwin Micheal Mejia, right, holds hands with his mother, Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia, during a news conference following their reunion at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Friday, June 22...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Darwin Micheal Mejia, right, holds hands with his mother, Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia, during a news conference following their reunion at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Friday, June 22...
    The U.N human rights office says President Donald Trump's decision to stop the U.S. policy separating migrant parents from their children doesn't go far enough.More >>
    The U.N human rights office says President Donald Trump's decision to stop the U.S. policy separating migrant parents from their children doesn't go far enough.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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:44:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, a courtyard is seen at the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults with children who have been app...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this July 31, 2014, file photo, a courtyard is seen at the Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas. The immigration detention facility has been retooled to house adults with children who have been app...
    Trump administration seeks to expand family detention for immigrants stopped along border.More >>
    Trump administration seeks to expand family detention for immigrants stopped along border.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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:44:33 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 >>
  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:44:24 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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  • EU countries prepare mini-summit as migration row festers

    EU countries prepare mini-summit as migration row festers

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:41:42 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:43:19 GMT
    (Kenny Karpov/SOS Mediterranee via AP). This photo released on Sunday, June 17, 2018, by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee", shows migrants disembarking the SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and MSF (Doctors Without Borders) NGOs, after its arrival at the ea...(Kenny Karpov/SOS Mediterranee via AP). This photo released on Sunday, June 17, 2018, by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee", shows migrants disembarking the SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and MSF (Doctors Without Borders) NGOs, after its arrival at the ea...
    Leaders from a group of EU countries, led by Germany and France, will meet Sunday to thrash out possible solutions to a divisive row over migrants.More >>
    Leaders from a group of EU countries, led by Germany and France, will meet Sunday to thrash out possible solutions to a divisive row over migrants.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 1:43 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:43:09 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 >>
  • 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 1:42 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:42:54 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 >>
  • Canada's legalization to offer pot by mail, better banking

    Canada's legalization to offer pot by mail, better banking

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-06-21 06:11:43 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:38:24 GMT
    (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2015 file photo, a Canadian flag with a cannabis leaf flies on Parliament Hill during a 4/20 protest in Ottawa, Ontario. Canada is following the lead of Uruguay in allowing a natio...(Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this April 20, 2015 file photo, a Canadian flag with a cannabis leaf flies on Parliament Hill during a 4/20 protest in Ottawa, Ontario. Canada is following the lead of Uruguay in allowing a natio...
    With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in the nine U.S. states that have legalized adult use of the drug.More >>
    With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in the nine U.S. states that have legalized adult use of the drug.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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:35 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:35:23 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 >>
  • 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 1:35 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:35:15 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 >>
  • Airlines ask US not to put migrant children on flights

    Airlines ask US not to put migrant children on flights

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:21:43 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:34:48 GMT
    United and American Airlines asked the federal government not to use their companies to transport migrant children who were separated from their parents. (Source: Facebook)United and American Airlines asked the federal government not to use their companies to transport migrant children who were separated from their parents. (Source: Facebook)

    American Airlines says it has asked the US not to use its flights to transport migrant children who have been separated from their parents.

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    American Airlines says it has asked the US not to use its flights to transport migrant children who have been separated from their parents.

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  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:32:57 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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  • 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 1:26 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:26:18 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 >>
  • Libyan coast guard rescues over 520 Europe-bound migrants

    Libyan coast guard rescues over 520 Europe-bound migrants

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:43 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:43:37 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:24:32 GMT
    (Libyan Coast Guard via AP). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 photo, released by the Libyan coast guard, African migrants who were found on a damaged rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea and  rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive to shore, east of t...(Libyan Coast Guard via AP). In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 photo, released by the Libyan coast guard, African migrants who were found on a damaged rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea and rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive to shore, east of t...
    Libya's coast guard says it has rescued some 380 African migrants, including four women and two children, and recovered one body in the Mediterranean Sea.More >>
    Libya's coast guard says it has rescued some 380 African migrants, including four women and two children, and recovered one body in the Mediterranean Sea.More >>
  • 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 1:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:23:16 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 >>
  • No easy path: Complex mass migration reshapes globe

    No easy path: Complex mass migration reshapes globe

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:12 AM EDT2018-06-20 09:12:09 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:23:02 GMT
    Migration declined last year in the developed world for the first time since 2011 but the overall trend is inevitably up, according to a new report from an economic organization representing the world's wealthiest...More >>
    Migration declined last year in the developed world for the first time since 2011 but the overall trend is inevitably up, according to a new report from an economic organization representing the world's wealthiest countries.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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:14:13 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 >>
  • Italy interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship

    Italy interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship

    Thursday, June 21 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-06-21 18:12:19 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:05:22 GMT
    Italy's interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship with 224 on board.More >>
    Italy's interior minister refuses port to migrant rescue ship with 224 on board.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 1:05 AM EDT2018-06-23 05:05:12 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 >>
  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:54:32 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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  • The Latest: OPEC agrees to increase oil production

    The Latest: OPEC agrees to increase oil production

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:23:06 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:54:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File). FILE- In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind an oil well in a field near El Tigre, Venezuela. Ministers from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC nations led by Russia meet ...(AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File). FILE- In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo, the sun sets behind an oil well in a field near El Tigre, Venezuela. Ministers from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC nations led by Russia meet ...
    Iran's oil minister is insisting that OPEC's place is not to take instructions from U.S. President Donald Trump but is leaving open Tehran's position on an increase in production.More >>
    Iran's oil minister is insisting that OPEC's place is not to take instructions from U.S. President Donald Trump but is leaving open Tehran's position on an increase in production.More >>
  • Allies disappointed by 'big bang' of US walkout from UN body

    Allies disappointed by 'big bang' of US walkout from UN body

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-06-20 09:41:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:53:32 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 United Nations' Human Rights Council returned to business as usual Wednesday despite the U.S. pulling out _ what one Western diplomat called a "big bang"_ a day earlier.More >>
    The United Nations' Human Rights Council returned to business as usual Wednesday despite the U.S. pulling out _ what one Western diplomat called a "big bang"_ a day earlier.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 12:48 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:48:11 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 >>
  • 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 12:47 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:47:51 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 >>
  • 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 12:46 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:46:10 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 >>
  • 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 12:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:45:58 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 >>
  • 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 12:45 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:45:54 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 >>
  • Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

    Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

    Friday, June 22 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:35:24 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:44:39 GMT
    Kim Jong-pil, who founded South Korea's spy agency and whose political skills earned him two tenures as prime minister, under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency once kidnapped, has died.More >>
    Kim Jong-pil, who founded South Korea's spy agency and whose political skills earned him two tenures as prime minister, under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency once kidnapped, has died.More >>
  • NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

    NATO head: No guarantee trans-Atlantic alliance will survive

    Thursday, June 21 2018 7:32 AM EDT2018-06-21 11:32:08 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:35:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Jens Stoltenberg, the Secretary General of NATO, listens to a question after delivering a pre-NATO summit speech at Lancaster House in London, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and ...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham). Jens Stoltenberg, the Secretary General of NATO, listens to a question after delivering a pre-NATO summit speech at Lancaster House in London, Thursday, June 21, 2018. The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and ...
    The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlantic military alliance.More >>
    The secretary-general of NATO says bonds between Europe and North America have weakened, and he appealed for an international effort to shore up the trans-Atlantic military alliance.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 12:27 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:27:55 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 >>
  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:26:19 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. is lined up to rally Montana Republicans Friday night as the party seeks momentum to topple two-term Democratic U.S. Senator Jon Tester in the November election.More >>
    Donald Trump Jr. is lined up to rally Montana Republicans Friday night as the party seeks momentum to topple two-term Democratic U.S. Senator Jon Tester in the November election.More >>
  • 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
    Saturday, June 23 2018 12:23 AM EDT2018-06-23 04:23:11 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • The Latest: US exit from UN body about 'self-government'

    The Latest: US exit from UN body about 'self-government'

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-06-20 13:11:19 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-06-23 03:43:00 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 United States is emphasizing that its pullout from the United Nations' main human rights body doesn't mean it's stopping its work with the U.N.'s rights chief.More >>
    The United States is emphasizing that its pullout from the United Nations' main human rights body doesn't mean it's stopping its work with the U.N.'s rights chief.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:26 PM EDT2018-06-23 03:26:12 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-06-23 03:07:47 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-06-23 03:07:27 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 >>
  • UN expert slams US on poverty, quitting global rights body

    UN expert slams US on poverty, quitting global rights body

    Friday, June 22 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-06-22 12:53:18 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:35:54 GMT
    A human rights expert is criticizing the United States for failing to tackle poverty, days after Washington quit the United Nations body that appointed him.More >>
    A human rights expert is criticizing the United States for failing to tackle poverty, days after Washington quit the United Nations body that appointed him.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:06 PM EDT2018-06-23 02:06:34 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 >>
  • 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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  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:56:45 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 >>
  • 'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

    'He cried and hugged me': Brazilian still separated from son

    Friday, June 22 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-06-22 09:46:28 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:55 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:55:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - This April 27, 2006 file photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Smuggler's Gulch west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. Twenty-six days after being apprehended on May 23, 2018 at the U.S.-Mexico b...(AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File). FILE - This April 27, 2006 file photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Smuggler's Gulch west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego. Twenty-six days after being apprehended on May 23, 2018 at the U.S.-Mexico b...
    A Brazilian man who was detained at the US-Mexico border was separated from his 9-year-old son and has not seen him in 26 days.More >>
    A Brazilian man who was detained at the US-Mexico border was separated from his 9-year-old son and has not seen him in 26 days.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:34:50 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 >>
  • Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against California

    Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against California

    Thursday, June 21 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-06-21 07:11:45 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:17:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). More than 100 protestors demonstrated outside the federal courthouse where a federal judge will hear arguments over the U.S. Justice Department's request to block three California laws that extend protections to people in t...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). More than 100 protestors demonstrated outside the federal courthouse where a federal judge will hear arguments over the U.S. Justice Department's request to block three California laws that extend protections to people in t...
    A U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the scope of federal power over immigration...More >>
    A U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the scope of federal power over immigration during a lengthy court hearing.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:15:50 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:08 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:08:07 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:53:00 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 >>
  • Nevada sets 1st execution since 2006 after fight over drugs

    Nevada sets 1st execution since 2006 after fight over drugs

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:51:31 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:49:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ken Ritter, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017 file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier confers with Lori Teicher, a federal public defender involved in his case, during an appearance in Clark County District Court in Las Veg...(AP Photo/Ken Ritter, File). FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017 file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier confers with Lori Teicher, a federal public defender involved in his case, during an appearance in Clark County District Court in Las Veg...
    Nevada will carry out its first execution in 12 years using a never-before-tried combination of drugs that drew a court challenge over concerns that a convicted murderer could suffer during the lethal injection.More >>
    Nevada will carry out its first execution in 12 years using a never-before-tried combination of drugs that drew a court challenge over concerns that a convicted murderer could suffer during the lethal injection.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:23:42 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:23:34 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 >>
  • Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

    Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-06-20 05:31:19 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo, MSNBC television anchor Rachel Maddow, host of the Rachel Maddow Show, moderates a panel, at a forum called "Perspectives on National Security," at the John F. Kennedy School of Go...(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo, MSNBC television anchor Rachel Maddow, host of the Rachel Maddow Show, moderates a panel, at a forum called "Perspectives on National Security," at the John F. Kennedy School of Go...
    MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow broke down while trying to read an exclusive Associated Press story about babies and toddlers taken from their parents at the southern border and being sent to "tender age"...More >>
    MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow broke down while trying to read an exclusive Associated Press story about babies and toddlers taken from their parents at the southern border and being sent to "tender age" shelters.More >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-06-23 00:03:26 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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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  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:45:53 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:25:27 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 >>
  • Alternative Melania Trump jacket sells out

    Alternative Melania Trump jacket sells out

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:19:56 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:19:56 GMT
    The company quickly sold out of its first version of the jacket, but is now offering T-shirts, hoodies and bomber jackets. (Source: Wildfang.com)The company quickly sold out of its first version of the jacket, but is now offering T-shirts, hoodies and bomber jackets. (Source: Wildfang.com)

    The company quickly sold out of its first version of the jacket but is now offering T-shirts, hoodies and bomber jackets.

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    The company quickly sold out of its first version of the jacket but is now offering T-shirts, hoodies and bomber jackets.

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  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:17:15 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-06-22 21:58:08 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 >>
  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:04:09 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 >>
  • Crying girl from border image, Time cover not separated from mother

    Crying girl from border image, Time cover not separated from mother

    Friday, June 22 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:48:19 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:50 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:50:36 GMT

    The Trump policy resulted in 2,300 children being taken from their parents or guardians and placed in shelters around the country, but the girl from the now-famous Getty Images picture was not among them.

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    The Trump policy resulted in 2,300 children being taken from their parents or guardians and placed in shelters around the country, but the girl from the now-famous Getty Images picture was not among them.

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  • Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody

    Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:56:14 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 3:09 PM EDT2018-06-22 19:09:54 GMT
    (Arizona Department of Corrections/via AP). In this undated photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows Huy Chi Tran.  Tran died June 12, 2018 at Banner Medical Center in Casa Grande, Ariz., where he was sent June 5 from nearby Eloy D...(Arizona Department of Corrections/via AP). In this undated photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows Huy Chi Tran. Tran died June 12, 2018 at Banner Medical Center in Casa Grande, Ariz., where he was sent June 5 from nearby Eloy D...
    The death of a Vietnamese man under hospitalization after falling ill in custody in Arizona is bringing new attention to conditions for jailed immigrants just as the Trump administration moves to detain more people...More >>
    The death of a Vietnamese man under hospitalization after falling ill in custody in Arizona is bringing new attention to conditions for jailed immigrants just as the Trump administration moves to detain more people as it separates parents from children.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:45:06 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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  • 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
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:25:27 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 >>
  • Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:02:48 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-06-22 17:23:04 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >>
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >>
  • Jimmy Fallon reveals personal pain following Trump fallout

    Jimmy Fallon reveals personal pain following Trump fallout

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:42:15 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-06-22 15:15:02 GMT
    (Andrew Lipovsky/NBC via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2016 image originally released by NBC, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appears with host Jimmy Fallon during a taping of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," in New York. ...(Andrew Lipovsky/NBC via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2016 image originally released by NBC, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump appears with host Jimmy Fallon during a taping of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," in New York. ...
    Jimmy Fallon is opening up about the personal anguish he felt following the backlash to his now-infamous hair mussing appearance with Donald Trump.More >>
    Jimmy Fallon is opening up about the personal anguish he felt following the backlash to his now-infamous hair mussing appearance with Donald Trump.More >>
  • Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

    Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

    Friday, June 22 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:55:58 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:55:59 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in attend an official welcome ceremony prior to their talks at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. South Korean President is in...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in attend an official welcome ceremony prior to their talks at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Friday, June 22, 2018. South Korean President is in...
    Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the US-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability.More >>
    Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says that if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the US-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability.More >>
  • Trump's Mideast team meets Israeli premier over peace plan

    Trump's Mideast team meets Israeli premier over peace plan

    Friday, June 22 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-06-22 13:55:15 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-06-22 14:55:53 GMT
    President Donald Trump's Mideast team has met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel as part of a visit with regional leaders to discuss its plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.More >>
    President Donald Trump's Mideast team has met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel as part of a visit with regional leaders to discuss its plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.More >>
  • 'We make kids disappear' billboard turns heads in CA

    'We make kids disappear' billboard turns heads in CA

    Friday, June 22 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-06-22 12:05:57 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-06-22 12:35:25 GMT

    "We make junk disappear" is what the sign is supposed to say. But an activist art collective vandalized the sign to protest family separations.

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    "We make junk disappear" is what the sign is supposed to say. But an activist art collective vandalized the sign to protest family separations.

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  • Court records: Woman charged in leak case reaches plea deal

    Court records: Woman charged in leak case reaches plea deal

    Friday, June 22 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-06-22 11:46:37 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-06-22 11:46:38 GMT
    (Michael Holahan/The Augusta Chronicle via AP). In this photo taken June 8, 2017, accused leaker Reality Winner leaves the U.S. District Courthouse in Augusta, Ga., following a bond hearing. Court records indicate Winner, charged with leaking U.S. secr...(Michael Holahan/The Augusta Chronicle via AP). In this photo taken June 8, 2017, accused leaker Reality Winner leaves the U.S. District Courthouse in Augusta, Ga., following a bond hearing. Court records indicate Winner, charged with leaking U.S. secr...
    Court records indicate a woman charged with leaking U.S. secrets to a news outlet has reached a deal with prosecutors.More >>
    Court records indicate a woman charged with leaking U.S. secrets to a news outlet has reached a deal with prosecutors.More >>
  • First lady's jacket overshadows trip to visit immigrant children

    First lady's jacket overshadows trip to visit immigrant children

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:35:59 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 7:13 AM EDT2018-06-22 11:13:24 GMT

    Melania Trump is getting flak over the jacket she wore on the way to visit migrant children in a camp.

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    Melania Trump is getting flak over the jacket she wore on the way to visit migrant children in a camp.

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  • Lawsuit: Military policy for non-citizens discriminatory

    Lawsuit: Military policy for non-citizens discriminatory

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    Friday, June 22 2018 6:47 AM EDT2018-06-22 10:47:32 GMT
    A civil liberties group is suing the Trump administration in San Francisco over a policy that requires green card holders to pass a background check before they can start military service.More >>
    A civil liberties group is suing the Trump administration in San Francisco over a policy that requires green card holders to pass a background check before they can start military service.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
    Friday, June 22 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-06-22 09:48:04 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 >>
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  • APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

    APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:04:38 GMT
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    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.More >>
    Mayors who gathered at a holding facility for immigrant children at Texas' border with Mexico say that President Trump has failed to address a humanitarian crisis of his own making.More >>
  • WHAT'S HAPPENING: A struggle for next steps on immigration

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

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    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 >>
  • APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

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    (Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...(Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.More >>
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