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Trump administration plans to end limits on child detention

12 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Department of Homeland Security is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in...
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Cory Booker Opens Up About Transgender Nephew: 'I Don't Have All the Answers When it Comes to Trans Youth'

20 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

In a sit-down with the National Center for Transgender Equality Action Fund, Booker said he hoped soon his brother's child "and other great trans leaders in the youth community...
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Man United to meet Twitter over racist abuse of Pogba

34 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

"Racist behavior has no place on our platform and we strongly condemn it."
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To Protect Human Rights Abroad, Preach to Trump Voters

To Protect Human Rights Abroad, Preach to Trump Voters

36 minutes ago   |   Foreign Policy

Religious leaders can help convince the most ethnocentric and authoritarian U.S. voters to oppose Washington's backing of abusive dictators.
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Council Bluffs police search for carjacker, believe child may be inside

Council Bluffs police search for carjacker, believe child may be inside

48 minutes ago   |   KETV

Council Bluffs Police are searching for the individual involved in a carjacking with a child in the backseat of the vehicle Wednesday morning.
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The Health 202: Fewer Americans are abusing opioids. But the improvements vary dramatically by state

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

States that expanded Medicaid under the ACA saw better results.
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Man charged with sexually assaulting girl who is pregnant with his child, court docs say

Man charged with sexually assaulting girl who is pregnant with his child, court docs say

2 hours ago   |   WCVB

A Maine man is charged of sexually assaulting a girl who is pregnant with his child, according to court documents.
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Suit accuses 2 Evanston high school security guards of sexually abusing students

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

EVANSTON, Ill. - A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges two security guards who worked at a public high school in Evanston had sex with female students, and the school failed...
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The New American Homeless

The New American Homeless

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Last August, Cokethia Goodman returned home from work to discover a typed letter from her landlord in the mailbox. She felt a familiar panic as she began to read it. For nearly...
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Body of a male child recovered from pool at Folcroft Swim Club overnight

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Police said a group of youngsters horsing around while pool hopping proved fatal for one early Wednesday morning.
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Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Beijing says worker at British consulate in Hong Kong detained in China ‘for...

Beijing says worker at British consulate in Hong Kong detained in China ‘for violating law'

A worker at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on... Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

The president said tariffs on China, whether or not they hurt the U.S. in the short term, are needed to address long-term problems abroad. Read more ...

Former head of State Police Association, lobbyist arrested after federal probe

Former head of State Police Association, lobbyist arrested after federal probe

The former head of the State Police Association of Massachusetts and a Beacon Hill lobbyist have been arrested after a federal probe into the association's finances. Read more ...

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

The illegal micro apartments are windowless. Tenants are charged $600 per month. Read more ...

Greece ‘won't assist' Iranian tanker sought by US - deputy FM

Greece ‘won't assist' Iranian tanker sought by US - deputy FM

Greece has said it won't assist an Iranian supertanker sought by the US that's in the Mediterranean Sea and believed headed for a Greek port. Deputy Foreign Minister Miltiadis... Read more ...

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

An aide to Philadelphia's mayor said Ross failed to act on allegations of sexual, racial and gender harassment and discrimination in his department. Read more ...