Congressional Republicans, keen to secure an end to a policy separating children from their parents at the US border, received unclear marching orders from President Donald Trump on Tuesday after a meeting on Capitol Hill.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 11:36 pm
Federal immigration officials on Tuesday raided a large meat supplier based in Massillon, Ohio, and arrested more than 100 workers suspected of using stolen or fraudulent identification to gain employment.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 11:29 pm
As the Trump administration has ramped up the practice of separating children from their parents at the border with no clear plan for reuniting them, critics have been unsparing, calling it "government-sanctioned child abuse."
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 11:22 pm
Corey Lewandowski dismissed the story of a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome who was reportedly separated from her mother after crossing the border illegally.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 10:45 pm
A Chicago teenager who had been shot in the head multiple times was presumed dead and covered with a sheet by paramedics before onlookers noticed he was still moving, police and fire officials said Tuesday.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 10:37 pm
More than 600 members of the United Methodist Church have issued a formal church complaint against Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a fellow church member, charging that his "zero tolerance" policy on immigration violates church rules and may constitute child abuse.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 10:23 pm
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 10:10 pm
In the 1890s, during the lead-up to the Spanish-American War, newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst fanned prejudice against Spain with lurid headlines and sensationalized stories. "You furnish the pictures," he famously told one of his correspondents, "and I'll furnish the war."
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 9:40 pm
A new CNN poll out Tuesday indicates first lady Melania Trump's favorability rating has taken a dip in the past few weeks. The poll shows 51% of Americans have a favorable opinion of the first lady, down from 57% in a CNN poll conducted in May. Her current unfavorable rating stands at 29%, up from 27% last month.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 9:31 pm
The science is clear: Drinking too much alcohol is bad for your health, but exactly how low-risk is light drinking?
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 9:30 pm
CNN's Anderson Cooper breaks down President Trump's recent trip to Capitol Hill to meet with Republican lawmakers over his administration's practice of enforcing a policy that separates families at the border.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 8:58 pm
Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen has signaled to friends that he is "willing to give" investigators information on the President if that's what they are looking for, and is planning on hiring a new lawyer to handle a possible indictment from federal prosecutors.
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 8:42 pm
I have known Kirstjen Nielsen for nearly 30 years -- since we were both incoming freshman at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service, or SFS, in Washington. The program is considered to be a training ground for the diplomats, policymakers and global business leaders of tomorrow. As the school's website says, "SFS undergraduates enter a prestigious program with a legacy of academic excellence combined with a devotion to humanitarian service."
Posted on: 19 June 2018 | 8:30 pm