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Nation Jun 20No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children
Trump administration officials say they have no clear plan yet on how to reunite the thousands of children separated from their families at the border.
Politics Jun 15Nearly 2,000 minors separated from families at the border, according to new government data
The figures show that 1,995 minors were separated from 1,940 adults from April 19 through May 31. The separations were not broken down by age, and included separations for illegal entry, immigration violations or possible criminal conduct by the adult.
Politics Jun 14WATCH: Sessions cites Bible to defend separating immigrant families
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions cited the Bible on Thursday in his defense of his border policy that is resulting in hundreds of immigrant children being separated from their parents after they enter the U.S. illegally.
Nation Jun 05Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in New York
Fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead in her apartment Tuesday in an apparent suicide, law enforcement officials said.
Politics May 31Secret Service overpaid nearly $4 million for campaign flights during 2016 election
The Secret Service spent $17.1 million to include agents on flights chartered by the campaigns of Republicans Donald Trump and Ben Carson, and Democratic candidates Hillary Rodham Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Nation May 25Harvey Weinstein arrested on rape, criminal sex act charges
Seven months after the allegations destroyed his career and set off a national reckoning known as the #MeToo movement, Weinstein left a Manhattan police station in handcuffs, with a strained smile, to head to court for arraignment.
Nation May 24Harvey Weinstein expected to surrender in sexual misconduct probe, officials say
NEW YORK (AP) — Law enforcement officials say Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday morning to face criminal charges in a months-long investigation into allegations that he sexually assaulted women. The two officials said the criminal case…
Politics May 22Homeland Security head says she’s unaware Russia wanted Trump to win
"I do not believe I've seen that conclusion that the specific intent was to help President Trump win. I'm not aware of that," Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters after briefing members of the House on election security efforts.
Nation Mar 09Martin Shkreli, pharmaceutical chief who increased price of lifesaving drug, sentenced to 7 years in prison
Martin Shkreli, the self-promoting pharmaceutical executive notorious for trolling critics online, was convicted in a securities fraud case last year unconnected to the price increase dispute.
Nation Dec 26Cities sue Defense Department over gun-check system failures
Three large U.S. cities have filed a federal lawsuit against the Defense Department, saying many service members who are disqualified from gun ownership weren't reported to the national background check system.