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Nation Oct 02Trump lets states, cities refuse refugees for 1st time in U.S.
Last week’s move could further undermine a program that has seen an 80 percent drop in the number of refugees allowed in under Trump, who has pushed to limit both legal and illegal immigration.
Politics Sep 12Trump administration puts tough new asylum rule into effect
A new level of despair spread among tens of thousands of migrants waiting on the Mexican border to seek refuge in the U.S. as the Trump administration began enforcing radical new restrictions Thursday on who qualifies for asylum.
Nation Jul 30Gilroy pledges to remain strong in wake of festival shooting
On Monday night, hundreds of residents held a candlelight vigil to mourn the three people who were killed in the shooting.
Politics Jul 08Judge won’t toss corruption case against California lawmaker
Rep. Duncan Hunter and his wife were indicted in August on charges they used more than $250,000 in campaign funds for personal expenses ranging from groceries to golf trips and family vacations.
Nation Jul 03Navy SEAL acquitted of killing says he made ‘tactical, ethical, moral’ mistakes
Special Operator Edward Gallagher, who did not testify during his two-week court-martial, addressed the jurors a day after they acquitted him of murder, attempted murder and other counts stemming from an incident during a 2017 deployment to Iraq.
Nation Jul 02Navy SEAL Gallagher cleared of most charges
Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher was cleared of all charges except for posing for photos with the dead body of the captive in a verdict that is a major blow to military prosecutors.
Nation Jun 21Medic in Navy SEAL case takes blame for killing Islamic State fighter
A special forces medic said he suffocated an Islamic State fighter in an act of mercy shortly after Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher stabbed him.
Nation Jun 17Trial of Navy SEAL charged with war crimes set to begin
Edward Gallagher has pleaded not guilty to premeditated murder in the killing of an Islamic State prisoner and attempted murder in the shootings of two civilians in Iraq.
Nation May 31Lawyers for freed Navy SEAL want war crime case dismissed
Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher faces a murder trial in the death of an Islamic State prisoner.
Nation May 09WATCH: U.S. prosecutors add hate crime charges in California synagogue shooting
Federal officials announced Thursday that they have filed 109 hate crime charges against the man suspected of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue and said he called a 911 dispatcher afterward to report that he had done it to…