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Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company…

Clarification: Commerce Secretary-Russian Company story

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.

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.

In reversal, Trump signs order stopping family…

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the border illegally.

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.

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.

Trump's Border Separation Move Could Pose Legal…

In comments made at the White House Wednesday, President Trump addressed the border separation issue, saying "we want to keep families together, I'll be signing something in a little while that's going to do that." He said his move would be "somewhat preemptive and will ultimately be matched by legislation...

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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Too hot to handle: Politics of warming part of…

Three decades after early warnings about global warming, the issue has become entrenched in the nation's culture wars

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.

Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

Lawmakers from both parties are criticizing tariffs the Trump administration has imposed on imported steel and aluminum products in the name of national security

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.

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Maddow Apologizes for Losing It Over Migrant Kids

"Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border to at least three 'tender age' shelters in South Texas," reads the first line of an AP story that proved too much for Rachel Maddow on Tuesday. "I apologize for...

More Democratic Lawmakers Are Calling on Kirstjen…

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

House Immigration Bills: What's At Stake?

The House will vote on two immigration proposals Thursday.