Category: US News

Administration ups estimate of children separated from their parents to 3,000

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration admitted Thursday that the government has separated hundreds more children from their parents after illegal…

2 weeks ago

Trump narrows Supreme Court search to 3 front-runners

WASHINGTON — Three federal appeals court judges have emerged as favorites in President Donald Trump’s search for a new Supreme…

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Federal judge denies administration’s effort to block California’s ‘sanctuary’ law

A federal judge refused Thursday to block California from restricting local law enforcement cooperation with immigration agents, an early legal…

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Supreme Court rejects anti-abortion pregnancy counseling center’s appeal of SF law banning false advertising

Two days after issuing a decision in favor of crisis pregnancy centers, the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a…

3 weeks ago

Senate panel advances music bill endorsed by Smokey Robinson

WASHINGTON — The Senate Judiciary Committee approved by voice vote Thursday a proposal endorsed by a Motown legend. The measure…

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Shooting reported at Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis

BALTIMORE — A shooting has occurred at the Capital Gazette in Anne Arundel County, a paper that is owned by…

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Primaries upend political landscape ahead of midterm elections and could spell trouble for Trump

NEW YORK — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old former bartender and Bernie Sanders campaign organizer who won a stunning congressional primary…

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Supreme Court deals sharp defeat to public employee unions, banning mandatory fees

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court dealt labor unions a sharp defeat Wednesday, ruling that teachers, police officers and other public…

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