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Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 04:09 PM PDT

Trump Cracks Down on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela

Trump Cracks Down on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela

The Trump administration is stepping up its crackdown again on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela. White House national security adviser John Bolton says there's a new cap on the amount of money that families in the...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 09:52 AM PDT

Time Releases Its 100 Most Influential People Issue

Time Releases Its 100 Most Influential People Issue

Musician Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Salah are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time’s annual “100 Most Influential People in the World” issue. The other...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 07:25 AM PDT

Trump Staffers Brace for Mueller Report

Trump Staffers Brace for Mueller Report

Some former and current White House staffers who cooperated with Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election meddling and President Donald Trump are worried that they may be exposed in his report that's...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 03:58 AM PDT

2020 Dems' Fundraising Docs Show Which Celebs Donated

2020 Dems' Fundraising Docs Show Which Celebs Donated

From Ben Affleck and Susan Sarandon to Anna Wintour and Willie Nelson, celebrities lined up to give money — and a dash of star power — to their favorite Democratic presidential candidates ahead of this week's...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 06:27 PM PDT

Asylum Seekers Who Show Credible Fear Not Eligible for Bond

Asylum Seekers Who Show Credible Fear Not Eligible for Bond

Detained asylum seekers who have shown they have a credible fear of returning to their country will no longer be able to ask a judge to grant them bond. U.S. Attorney General William Barr decided Tuesday...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 05:24 PM PDT

Fact Check: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s 9/11 Comments in Context

Fact Check: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s 9/11 Comments in Context

The controversy over Rep. Ilhan Omar’s reference to the 9/11 terrorist attacks continued to boil on the political talk shows on Sunday. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders claimed that Omar had spoken...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:05 PM PDT

Trump Vetoes Measure to End US Involvement in Yemen War

Trump Vetoes Measure to End US Involvement in Yemen War

President Donald Trump on Tuesday vetoed a resolution passed by Congress to end U.S. military assistance in Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen. The veto — the second in Trump's presidency — was expected, and Congress...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 04:50 PM PDT

Omar Supporters and Trump Supporters Square Off in Minnesota

Omar Supporters and Trump Supporters Square Off in Minnesota

Supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump squared off before the president spoke at a Tax Day rally in Burnsville, Minn. Trump used a tweet to escalate his feud with Rep. Omar Ilhan, a Minnesota...

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 at 02:54 PM PDT

What You Won't See in the Mueller Report on Thursday

What You Won't See in the Mueller Report on Thursday

The special counsel's Trump-Russia report will be out on Thursday for all to see. But not all of it. The Democrats' demands for a full, unredacted version of Robert Mueller's report are likely to prompt a...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 05:46 PM PDT

US Wants to Build More Tents at Border to Detain Migrants

US Wants to Build More Tents at Border to Detain Migrants

The Trump administration wants to open two new tent facilities to temporarily detain up to 1,000 parents and children near the southern border, as advocates sharply criticize the conditions inside the tents...

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