A bitterly divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported.
Women will march again with aim to become a political force
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Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel ban
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