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The Latest: Senate GOP introduces immigration bill

Senate Republicans have introduced legislation aimed at keeping migrant children with parents being held after illegally crossing the U.S. border

Michael Cohen Reportedly Resigns From Post On RNC…

Michael Cohen was the national deputy chairman for the Republican National Committee's finance committee.

Trump Says He'll Sign Executive Order To Address…

The announcement came as outrage over the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy continues to boil over.

As moral crisis mounts, Ivanka Trump out of sight

Ivanka Trump, self-styled "force for good" in the administration, out of sight amid immigration crisis

Guatemalan man recounts anguish of separation…

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

Why Trump Admin. Blames Immigration 'Loopholes…

The Trump administration blames two old laws for creating "loopholes," forcing their hand in separating families.

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The Federal Judiciary Spans 50 States, 100s Of…

There's only one Supreme Court, but the U.S. system of judges spans far greater than that.

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

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

Senate blocks Trump plan to cut $15B in unused…

The Senate has blocked a White House plan to cut almost $15 billion in unused government money slated for children's health insurance and other programs

AP: Babies And Young Children Are Being Taken To…

There are reportedly three "tender age" shelters in south Texas — one each in Combes, Raymondville and Brownsville.

Canada's Legislature Just Voted To Legalize…

The Cannabis Act passed 52-29.

Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company…

Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company story

Trump Gives His Support To Both House GOP…

President Trump reportedly told GOP lawmakers he's behind them "1,000 percent."

The US' Departure Could Weaken The UN Human…

The Trump administration pointed to a perceived anti-Israel bias as one reason for leaving the council.

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The Latest: Mattis says Pentagon will respond 'if…

Mattis says the Pentagon will "respond if requested" to house migrants detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally

Ben Rhodes Talks Russia, The Iran Deal And His…

His new memoir, "The World As It Is," dives deeper into his time as a top adviser in the Obama White House.

The US Is Leaving The United Nations Human Rights…

Ambassador Nikki Haley announced Tuesday the U.S. is leaving the U.N. Human Rights Council over a perceived anti-Israel bias.

Forest Service proposes changes to sage grouse…

The U.S. Forest Service is proposing changes to sage grouse protections in six Western states that call for eliminating special designations for crucial habitat as well as keeping areas open for mining

Faith Leaders Led A Prayer Vigil For Families…

Women leaders from dozens of faith organizations led a prayer vigil in Washington, D.C., for families separated at the border.

Trump Defends Zero-Tolerance Immigration Policy

President Trump was scheduled to meet with GOP lawmakers Tuesday to go over two immigration bills.

Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue

Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue

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Crowd protests as California fights US…

People are protesting the Trump administration's immigration policies outside a courthouse in California's capital city as the state prepares to fight a U.S. government lawsuit

More Democratic Lawmakers Are Calling on Kirstjen…

Some Democratic lawmakers are calling for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign.

Trump meets with lawmakers about ZTE deal opposed in Senate

President Donald Trump has met with lawmakers after the Senate moved to block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. to buy component parts from the U.S.