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  • North Carolina judge rules voter ID, tax cap amendments unconstitutional A North Carolina judge on Friday ruled that two amendments, one requiring identification to vote and another capping the state income tax, were unconstitutional because racial gerrymandering meant that the state’s legislature was “illegally constituted… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • R&B crooner R. Kelly charged with sexually assaulting teenage girls Grammy-winning R&B singer R. Kelly was charged in Chicago on Friday with the aggravated sexual assault of four people, including three teenage girls, following years of accusations against the performer. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Time’s Up leader resigned after sexual allegation against son The leader of the Time’s Up group set up last year to fight sexual harassment resigned after her own son was accused of sexual misconduct, the organization said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged in Florida prostitution sting Robert Kraft, owner of the Super Bowl-winning New England Patriots, was charged in Florida with soliciting prostitution after he was captured on video engaging in sex acts with a worker at a massage parlor, police said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Florida mayor jailed, ‘lucky he’s not dead’ after allegedly shooting at deputies The mayor of a Gulf Coast Florida city was lucky to be alive, albeit in jail, on Friday, the day after he fired two shots at sheriff’s deputies during a pre-dawn raid at his home, authorities said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Singer R. Kelly charged with sexually abusing teenage girls Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly was charged on Friday with criminal sexual abuse of at least three girls under 17, a prosecutor said, following years of allegations against the 52-year-old R&B singer. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Record-setting snowstorm buries parts of Arizona A winter storm in the U.S. Southwest that dumped snow on Arizona made travel treacherous on Friday as strong winds pushed powdery snow into drifts and forecasters predicted the blizzard would continue into the night. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • NFL Super Bowl champion team owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitute: police Robert Kraft, the owner of the NFL Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, was charged with two counts of soliciting a prostitute in Jupiter, Florida, police said at a news conference on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. farmers receive $7.7 billion in trade aid to date: USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture has paid out $7.7 billion so far to farmers, William Northey, Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation, said on Friday, in aid designed to offset the negative impact of tariff imposition. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Army landlords agree to expand tenant rights, curb fees in latest reform after Reuters reports The U.S. Army’s private landlords committed this week to providing military families greater say and safer homes, endorsing a military blueprint that aims to reduce hazards in base housing and give tenants a stronger voice when problems arise. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • War memorial or religious symbol? Cross fight reaches U.S. high court When Fred Edwords first drove by the 40-foot-tall (12 meters) concrete cross that has stood for nearly a century on a busy intersection in suburban Maryland outside the U.S. capital, his first reaction was, “What is that doing there?” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Latest teachers strike launched in Oakland, California Some 3,000 teachers in Oakland, California, walked off the job on Thursday in a contract dispute over salaries, class size and a proposal to close two dozen schools, the latest in a series of strikes by U.S. educators that began last year. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Prosecutors violated Victims Rights Act in deal for Florida financier: judge A 2007 agreement by U.S. federal prosecutors not to charge Florida financier Jeffrey Epstein with sex trafficking of minors violated the legal rights of Epstein’s alleged victims by keeping them in the dark, a federal judge ruled on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. judge weighs expanding lawsuit over family separations to cover more children A U.S. judge on Thursday appeared open to ordering the government to find potentially thousands of additional children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border by the Trump administration, which could greatly expand the scope of a lawsuit… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. Coast Guard officer accused of terror plot could face more charges A U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant accused of amassing a cache of weapons and plotting to attack Democratic politicians and journalists was ordered held for two weeks on Thursday while federal prosecutors consider charging him with more crimes. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Actor Smollett staged ‘hate crime’ hoax to advance career: Chicago police Actor Jussie Smollett paid two brothers thousands of dollars to beat him in a staged racist and homophobic attack because he was unhappy with his salary on the hip-hop TV drama “Empire,” Chicago’s police chief said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • North Carolina orders new U.S. House election after ‘tainted’ vote North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday ordered a new election for a U.S. House seat after officials said corruption surrounding absentee ballots tainted the results of a 2018 vote that has embarrassed the Republican Party. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • North Carolina elections board orders new U.S. House election North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday unanimously ordered a new election for a U.S. House seat after officials said corruption surrounding absentee ballots tainted the results of last November’s vote. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Factbox: List of some reported racial attacks in U.S. deemed to be false Actor Jussie Smollett of the television drama “Empire” staged an attack on himself that appeared to have racist and homophobic overtones as a publicity stunt, Chicago police said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Police say actor Smollett staged Chicago attack to advance career Actor Jussie Smollett paid two brothers thousands of dollars to beat him in a staged racist and homophobic attack because he was unhappy with his salary on the hip-hop TV drama “Empire,” Chicago’s police chief said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Catalyst defends $375,000 drug price after Bernie Sanders rebuke Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc, targeted by U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders for its high drug prices, said on Thursday that prices of its treatment for a rare neurological disorder were “in line” with similar products in the industry. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Actor Jussie Smollett staged attack because he was unhappy with salary: police Actor Jussie Smollett claimed to be the victim of a racist and homophobic attack because he was dissatisfied with his salary on the hip-hop TV drama “Empire,” Chicago’s police chief said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Actor Jussie Smollett arrested, accused of lying to Chicago police Actor Jussie Smollett has been arrested after he was charged with lying to police when he claimed he was attacked and beaten by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs, Chicago police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • DowDuPont’s agricultural unit expects capex of $650 million this year Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture unit DowDuPont Inc will spin off later this year, said on Thursday it expects capital expenditures of about $650 million in 2019. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • In U.S., pope’s summit on sex abuse seen as too little, too late In the study of his home outside Washington, victims’ advocate Tom Doyle searched a shelf packed with books to find the thick report that led him to stop practicing as a priest and devote himself to helping those who had been sexually abused by clergym… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Woman who joined Islamic State cannot return to U.S., Pompeo says U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday a woman born in the United States who joined the Islamic State militant group did not qualify for U.S. citizenship and had no legal basis to return to the country. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • West Virginia teachers to return to work after two-day strike Union leaders for West Virginia teachers ended a two-day strike on Wednesday that they had called to oppose charter schools, clearing the way for classes to resume for about 270,000 students. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Johnson & Johnson receives federal subpoenas related to baby powder litigation Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday it has received subpoenas from the U.S. Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) related to litigation involving alleged asbestos contamination in its signature Baby Powder product line. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • FBI investigating deadly police raid in Houston The FBI is investigating a Houston police drug raid last month that left two suspects dead and several officers wounded, following allegations the operation was based on false information, agency officials said on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Constitution’s ‘excessive fines’ ban bolstered by U.S. high court In a decision that may curb the rise of financial penalties and property seizures in the U.S. criminal justice system, the Supreme Court on Wednesday for the first time ruled that the U.S. Constitution’s ban on “excess fines” applies to states as well … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. arrests Coast Guard officer who planned mass attack: prosecutors U.S. authorities have arrested a U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant who described himself as a white nationalist and amassed a cache of weapons to “murder innocent civilians on a scale rarely seen in this country,” according to court documents. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Snow, sleet threaten U.S. East Coast, hinder hundreds of flights A winter storm bore down on the U.S. East Coast on Wednesday, threatening to snarl New York City’s evening commute after hindering air travel along the East Coast and prompting the shutdown of federal offices in Washington. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • New York City settles U.S. claims over Superstorm Sandy New York City reached a $5.3 million settlement on Wednesday to resolve charges it improperly billed the U.S. government for damage to city vehicles caused by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • U.S. judge dismisses boys’ lawsuit against Trump climate rollbacks A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by two Pennsylvania boys and an environmental group seeking to stop U.S. President Donald Trump from rolling back regulations addressing climate change, saying the court does not have power to tell the White Hous… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. high court buttresses constitutional ban on ‘excessive fines’ In a decision that may curb the rise of financial penalties and property seizures in the U.S. criminal justice system, the Supreme Court on Wednesday for the first time ruled that the U.S. Constitution’s ban on “excess fines” applies to states as well … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • West Virginia teachers extend strike in charter schools battle West Virginia teachers were on strike for a second straight day on Wednesday, canceling classes for about 270,000 students and keeping up pressure against a bill that would allow the state’s first seven charter schools to open. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • West Virginia teacher strike heads into second day in charter schools fight A union for West Virginia teachers carried its strike into a second day on Wednesday, despite a retreat by the state legislature on one of their key demands. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Schools shut, flights canceled as storm sweeps U.S. Midwest, East Coast A winter storm swept across much of the U.S. Midwest and East Coast on Wednesday, hampering air travel and prompting officials to close federal offices in Washington and several large public school systems. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • West Virginia teacher strike heads into third day in charter schools fight A union for West Virginia teachers carried its strike into a third day on Wednesday, despite a retreat by the state legislature on one of their key demands. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • West Virginia teachers to continue strike, in charter schools fight A union for West Virginia teachers vowed on Tuesday to continue their strike to oppose charter schools, expressing distrust of lawmakers despite scoring a legislative victory. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Colorado man beat fiancé to death with bat, burned body: police A Colorado man accused of murdering his fiancé last November beat the young mother to death with a baseball bat before burning her body, a homicide investigator told a hearing on Tuesday, a court official said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • U.S. seeks return of $2.5 billion California high-speed rail funds The U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday it will cancel $929 million in federal grant funds awarded by the Obama administration for a California high-speed rail project and is “actively exploring every legal option” to seek the return of $2.5… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Teen in Lincoln Memorial protest sues Washington Post for $250 million A high school student from Covington, Kentucky, sued the Washington Post for defamation on Tuesday, claiming the newspaper falsely accused him of racist acts and instigating a confrontation with a Native American activist in a January videotaped incide… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • U.S. top court rejects bid to block Indivior opioid drug copycat The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to Indivior Plc on Tuesday, clearing the way for a copycat version of the British pharmaceutical firm’s lucrative opioid addiction treatment Suboxone Film in a victory for India-based generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s L… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • West Virginia teachers strike again, this time over charter schools Teachers in West Virginia went on strike on Tuesday for the second time in a year, with the teachers’ union blasting a bill that could bring taxpayer-funded charter schools to the state as an act of retaliation by state lawmakers for last year’s strike… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram posts Roger Stone, a former political adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, was ordered on Tuesday to appear in court this week over Instagram posts that chastised and appeared to threaten the judge presiding over his criminal trial. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Mexican national dies in U.S. Border Patrol custody A 45-year-old man from Mexico died on Monday after being taken into U.S. Border Patrol custody last month on suspicion of illegal entry at the U.S.-Mexico border, officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Sixteen rescued from SeaWorld ride hanging over a California bay Sixteen people were trapped for about four hours in gondolas hanging over a California bay on a chilly Monday night at SeaWorld San Diego after wind gusts tripped an electric circuit breaker, officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Leader of U.S. anti-harassment group Time’s Up resigns The president and chief executive of Time’s Up, a group dedicated to fighting sexual discrimination and harassment in the workplace, has resigned in order to focus on undisclosed family concerns, Time’s Up said on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. FAA investigates Southwest over baggage weight discrepancies: WSJ The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is investigating Southwest Airlines Co for widespread failure to accurately track the combined weight of checked bags loaded onto its jets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • FAA investigates Southwest over baggage weight discrepancies: WSJ The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is investigating Southwest Airlines Co for widespread failure to accurately track the combined weight of checked bags loaded onto its jets, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • North Carolina board to hear evidence on election fraud claim North Carolina election officials on Monday will begin hearing evidence on allegations that absentee ballots unlawfully collected by a Republican operative may have tipped a tight November U.S. congressional election in favor of a Republican candidate…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Critics urge Presidents Day protests against Trump’s emergency declaration Activists called for nationwide protests on Monday’s Presidents Day holiday to demonstrate against President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to secure funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Catholic Church credibility on the line at abuse meeting The Vatican will gather senior bishops from around the world later this week for a conference on sex abuse designed to guide them on how best to tackle a problem that has decimated the Church’s credibility, but critics say it is too little, too late. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Illinois factory gunman obtained firearm permit despite felony conviction The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five policemen at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who nevertheless obtained a state permit to buy a firearm despite being legally barred from owning one, authorities said on Saturday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Illinois factory gunman killed five victims after being fired The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired, and the plant manager and a young intern were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy Onassis’ younger sister, dies at 85 Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis who was witness to history in the “Camelot” White House, married a prince and counted Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Rudolf Nureyev as friends in a star-studded life, has died at the age o… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • College intern on first day among Illinois factory shooting victims Trevor Wehner was working his first day as a human resources intern at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois, when a worker who had just been fired killed him and four of his colleagues. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Illinois factory gunman killed 5 victims after being fired The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired, and the plant manager and a young intern were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Illinois factory gunman killed victims after being fired The gunman who killed five fellow workers at an Illinois factory had just been fired, and the plant manager and a human resources official were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg back at court after cancer bout U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returned to the court on Friday for the first time after weeks of recuperating from lung cancer surgery and missing oral arguments in January, a court official said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Army calls base housing hazards ‘unconscionable,’ details steps to protect families Deeply troubled by military housing conditions exposed by Reuters reporting, the U.S. Army’s top leadership vowed on Friday to renegotiate its housing contracts with private real estate firms, test tens of thousands of homes for toxins and hold its own… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • House panel announces emergency declaration probe in letter to Trump A key committee in the U.S. House of Representatives announced on Friday it was launching an immediate investigation into President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration, saying his move to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border raise… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Senate inquiry to probe Russian agent’s meetings with Treasury, Fed The U.S. Senate Finance Committee has launched an inquiry into meetings in 2015 between top Obama administration officials, a Russian central banker and Maria Butina, who has pleaded guilty to conspiring to work as a Russian agent to influence American… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • U.S. court faults Puerto Rico board appointments, keeps bankruptcy alive A U.S. Appeals Court ruled on Friday that members of Puerto Rico’s federally created oversight board were unconstitutionally appointed but declined to dismiss the bankruptcy cases the board filed for the U.S. commonwealth. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Suspects in alleged attack on ‘Empire’ actor released Suspects arrested in connection with an alleged racist and homophobic assault on “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett in Chicago were released on Friday, police said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter ...
  • Gunman in Aurora, Illinois, shooting described as ‘loner’ When Gary Martin came to work at the Henry Pratt valve manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday, he was told he was being terminated from his job. Shortly thereafter, Martin pulled out his Smith & Wesson revolver and opened fire. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Texas landowners file first lawsuit to block Trump’s national emergency declaration Three Texas landowners and an environmental group filed the first lawsuit on Friday challenging President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, the consu… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Amazon invites Ocasio-Cortez for tour, calls worker claims untrue A senior Amazon.com Inc executive on Friday disputed claims raised by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that Amazon workers face “dehumanizing conditions” as being untrue and invited her to take a tour of company facilities. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Five killed as gunman opens fire at Illinois warehouse A gunman opened fire in an industrial warehouse in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was slain, law enforcement officials said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Gunman opens fire at Illinois plant, at least one killed A gunman opened fire in an industrial building in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, city and law enforcement officials said, killing at least one person and wounding several others before he was taken into custody. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • California, New York promise legal challenges to Trump’s emergency declaration California and New York suggested on Friday they would take legal action against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars in funds to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • New York state eyes legal challenge to Trump’s emergency declaration New York’s state attorney general on Friday threatened legal action against U.S. President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions in funds to build a wall along the country’s border with Mexico. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Fleeing Honduras, family stakes its future on asylum in the U.S. Seventeen-year old Carolina is putting on some snazzy shoes and make-up, talking excitedly to her friends on her phone, getting ready to go out for a party. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. targeted 21 Savage for his rap lyrics, lawyer says A lawyer for rap artist 21 Savage said on Friday the entertainer was in part detained by U.S. immigration officials because he is a celebrity who has been outspoken about family-separation security issues at the U.S.-Mexico border. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...