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Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

The U.S. Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote today upheld the third…

House postpones vote on a second immigration bill after voting down first

WASHINGTON — With a crisis over family separations still boiling on the…

Mayors protest outside Texas holding facility for migrant teens

TORNILLO, Texas — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and a group of…

Trump calls for reorganizing government, merging Departments of Education and Labor

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump proposed a reorganization of the federal government,…

States stand to pocket billions as Supreme Court rules internet businesses must collect sales taxes

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday standardized taxing rules for traditional…

White House struggles to move past migrant family separation crisis, with no reunification plan in sight

WASHINGTON — The day after President Donald Trump claimed he had acted…

Backlash builds against Trump’s policy splitting families at border, as he falsely blames Democrats

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump faced a growing backlash Monday over his…

Supreme Court decides not to decide on constitutionality of partisan gerrymandering

WASHINGTON — In a major setback for political reformers, the Supreme Court…

Pompeo says Trump can offer North Korea security assurances unlike any in the past

SINGAPORE — On the eve of a historic meeting between President Donald…

The latest migrant tool of resistance on the border is a video app

OWASSA ACRES, Texas — Taking video of police with cellphones or body…

Trump and Kim want ‘denuclearization’ but disagree on what that means

WASHINGTON –– President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un…

Alberto’s winds remain at 65 mph as it churns toward Florida Panhandle

MIAMI — Subtropical storm Alberto, slowly strengthening as it draws closer to…

Encounters in viral videos show Spanish is still polarizing in the US

Natalia Meneses was shopping at a Walmart in Georgia this year when…

Blocking Twitter users a violation of First Amendment for president

NEW YORK — A Manhattan federal judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald…

Even as Trump tightens immigration, the US labor shortage is becoming a crisis

LINCOLN, Neb. — Roberto Rodriguez works at a meat-packing company in Nebraska’s…

Florida’s Everglades now have 1,000 fewer pythons

MIAMI — Snake hunters for the South Florida Water Management District hit…

National security officials brief Congress on protecting elections from Russian cyberattacks

WASHINGTON — With political primaries already underway and the November midterm elections…

Confusion, calculation and fear keep DACA beneficiaries from renewing their status while they can

WASHINGTON — For thousands of undocumented young men and women, a judge's…

Outcomes in school shootings can differ greatly despite presence of police officers

Two high school shootings over two days last week show how radically…

CIA director nominee wins key Democratic support

WASHINGTON — Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee to run the CIA,…