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ICE says it was targeting people with criminal records. Immigrant advocates charge the administration with creating a climate of fear.
Feb. 10, 2017
The Trump administration reportedly wants to refocus an Obama administration program on exclusively Islamic extremism. Muslim leaders and some counterterrorism experts say such a change may be unwise.
Feb. 10, 2017
The country's Department of Conservation says the stranding of more than 400 whales is one of its worst on record. Rescue attempts are underway for the survivors, which number upwards of 100.
Feb. 10, 2017
On Tuesday, a tornado caused damage to parts of New Orleans. For some, it's the second time they'll need to rebuild homes since Hurricane Katrina swamped the city in 2005.
Feb. 10, 2017
As a federal court considers the state's appeal of a decision last month blocking its three-drug lethal injection protocol, Gov. John Kasich announced he was putting executions on hold until May.
Feb. 10, 2017
The message was prompted by the deportation Thursday of Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos, a mother of two in Arizona who for years had regularly checked in with U.S. immigration authorities.
Feb. 10, 2017
This week, armed men ambushed and killed the field workers in Afghanistan. Two others are missing. So far, no one knows who did it — or what the motive was.
Feb. 10, 2017
A three-judge panel ruled that the Trump administration had failed to show that anyone banned from U.S. under the Jan. 27 executive order had committed acts of terror.
Feb. 10, 2017
The U.S. president and the Japanese prime minister met at the White House on Friday. Before they resume talks at Trump's Florida golf course Saturday, they're addressing the media together.
Feb. 10, 2017
Questions rise again about National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russia's ambassador to the U.S. — and whether he did anything improper.
Feb. 10, 2017
To make matters worse, the unexploded bomb rests next to a gas station in Thessaloniki. Up to 72,000 people will be evacuated from the country's second-largest city on Sunday during defusal efforts.
Feb. 10, 2017
Danish Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen says the new diplomatic post is a nod to the digital world's impact on people's day-to-day lives — which he says is greater than most nations' impact.
Feb. 10, 2017
Hunger was Douglass' constant companion as a boy. As a young man, he escaped slavery and became a heroic abolitionist who revealed how food was a key tool in the immoral mechanics of slavery.
Feb. 10, 2017
The nation's doctors are more Democratic, female, and supportive of the Affordable Care Act than their physician counterparts in Congress.
Feb. 10, 2017
Citing a Kaiser Health News investigation, Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, will examine potential abuses of incentives to spur development of drugs for rare diseases.
Feb. 10, 2017
The Mississippian American Indian culture rose to power after 900 A.D. by farming corn. Now, new evidence suggests a dramatic change in climate might have led to the culture's collapse in the 1300s.
Feb. 10, 2017
The Trump administration says such settlements aren't an impediment to peace — a break from years of U.S. policy. This one has been supported by Trump's nominee for ambassador — and by Trump himself.
Feb. 10, 2017
The Trump administration's transition officials ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to cut its presence at the event. The team cited travel costs in explaining the abrupt move.
Feb. 10, 2017
A new report finds that remittances by migrants from Latin American and the Caribbean topped $69 billion last year — the highest amount on record.
Feb. 10, 2017
Jen Brea's doctors thought her fatigue and neurological symptoms were psychosomatic — but she knew that wasn't quite right. She shares her journey to find the right diagnosis.
Feb. 10, 2017

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