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Health Apr 11Military’s transgender policy scientifically ‘deficient,’ American Medical Association says
A new Trump administration regulation set to go into effect Friday directs military secretaries to kick out transgender service members who refuse to serve in their birth sex and "given an opportunity to correct those deficiencies."…
Nation Feb 27Transgender care cost military less than 1 percent of its health budget since 2016
The military has spent about $8 million on transgender care since 2016 out of its $50 billion overall health care budget.
Nation Feb 17Aurora shooter’s permit was revoked but gun wasn’t seized
An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that would have barred the man who killed five co-workers and wounded six others at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant from buying the gun.
World Dec 20Yemeni mom overcame travel ban to hold her dying son in U.S.
After a more than year-long legal battle with the Trump administration for a travel ban waiver, Shaima Swileh arrived Wednesday night to say goodbye to her 2-year-old son Abdullah.
Nation Nov 19U.S. closes busiest Mexico border crossing for several hours
The United States closed off northbound traffic for several hours at the busiest border crossing with Mexico to install new security barriers on Monday, a day after hundreds of Tijuana residents protested against the presence of thousands of Central American…
World Oct 26Migrants set out on arduous 60-mile journey to next stop
Two weeks of walking have taken a toll on the caravan as they slowly march through Chiapas, Mexico's southernmost state.
Politics Oct 05Indictment of GOP incumbent puts California House race into play
Duncan Hunter, R-California, has been indicted for alleged misuse of hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign funds.
Politics Aug 22Rep. Duncan Hunter ‘excited’ to go to trial following indictment
On Tuesday, Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., and his wife were charged by a federal grand jury with using more than $250,000 in campaign funds to finance family trips to Italy and Hawaii, golf outings, school tuition, theater tickets — even…
Nation Aug 03Immigrant parents fight chaotic system for their children
HOUSTON — The U.S. government's improvised system to reunite immigrant families it separated at the border has left hundreds of parents in limbo after they were deemed "ineligible" to get their children back.
Nation Mar 13WATCH: Trump says there may someday be a ‘space force’ fighting alongside the military
Trump was speaking Tuesday about his administration's investments in space exploration to members of the military when he said that space is becoming a "war-fighting domain."…