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Homeland Security secretary connects New Zealand mosque shooting with racist attacks in US

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen connected Friday's New Zealand mosque attacks with acts of racist violence in the…

2 days ago

49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings

(WELLINGTON, New Zealand) Forty-nine people were killed on Friday when extremist gunmen targeted worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch, in…

5 days ago

GOP-controlled Senate rebukes Trump with vote to rescind border emergency declaration

WASHINGTON — Several Senate Republicans on Thursday joined Democrats to vote against President Donald Trump's border emergency declaration, a stinging…

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9th Circuit judges appear skeptical of challenge to California’s sanctuary laws

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court appeared skeptical Wednesday of efforts by the Trump administration to throw out California's…

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For a president who doesn’t sweat details, a new budget gets short shrift

WASHINGTON — By his new annual budget, President Trump confirmed on Monday that he intends to keep up his multi-billion-dollar…

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Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign manager, faces likely prison term at sentencing

WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort, who guided President Donald Trump's campaign through the tumultuous Republican National Convention in 2016, faces a…

2 weeks ago

House launches broad document request as part of investigation into Trump

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee on Monday unveiled a sweeping request for documents in its congressional investigation into President…

2 weeks ago

No charges for Sacramento police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) Calls for changes to California's use of force policies echoed throughout the state capital Saturday after the Sacramento…

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