General News

APNewsBreak: Kobach sought pardon for VP of corporate donor

Jun 21, 2018

APNewsBreak: Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach unsuccessfully sought a governor's pardon for an executive of a company that donated to Kobach

Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

Jun 21, 2018

Instagram takes headlong plunge into video with new 'IGTV' service that allows longer clips, setting stage for more ads

UK's May defeats Brexit rebels, but divisions still reign

Jun 21, 2018

The British government has gotten its flagship Brexit legislation through Parliament, but remains locked in a tussle with lawmakers over the direction of the country's departure from the European Union

Lawyers: Judge orders ICE to release Chinese immigrant

Jun 21, 2018

A Chinese immigrant with a young American family in New York has won an emergency stay that temporarily prevents his deportation

Live animals, meat, ivory, wood seized in trafficking stings

Jun 21, 2018

Thousands of live animals along with meat, ivory, pangolin scales and timber were seized in a crackdown Interpol said exposed the international reach of wildlife traffickers

Guatemalan man recalls fear, agony of separation from child

Jun 21, 2018

A Guatemalan man who fled his country to seek asylum after he was kidnapped and extorted says he lived through anguish when was separated from his then 2-year-old daughter for seven days at the U.S.-Mexico border last Thanksgiving

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Jun 21, 2018

Die-hard Trump supporters remained steadfast, even as heart-rending photos of children held in cages and audio of terrified children crying out for their parents stoked outrage among Democrats and Republicans alike

Sister led California police to shackled, starving siblings

Jun 21, 2018

A 17-year-old girl says on a 911 call played in court that her two little sisters are chained up at their Southern California home

Judge disputes California aimed to hinder border enforcement

Jun 21, 2018

A judge has pressed attorneys for California and the U.S. Justice Department over a federal lawsuit targeting state protections for immigrants in the country illegally

Man pleads guilty to trying to support Islamic State group

Jun 21, 2018

A New York City man has pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group

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