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Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 08:58 PM EDT

5 Facts: Marianne Williamson

5 Facts: Marianne Williamson

Here are five things to know about Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson.

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 08:15 PM EDT

5 Facts: Eric Swalwell

5 Facts: Eric Swalwell

Here are five things to know about Democratic presidential hopeful Eric Swalwell.

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 07:47 PM EDT

May Saw Record High for Undocumented Border Crossings

May Saw Record High for Undocumented Border Crossings

More than 144,000 undocumented immigrants crossed the United States' southern border with Mexico in May, the largest monthly total in 13 years, Border Patrol officials said Wednesday. Of those who Border...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 07:36 PM EDT

Feds: No More Education, Legal Services for Immigrant Kids

Feds: No More Education, Legal Services for Immigrant Kids

The federal government has stopped paying for English-language courses and legal services at facilities that hold immigrant children around the country, imposing budget cuts it says are necessary at a time when...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 04:45 PM EDT

5 Facts: Tim Ryan

5 Facts: Tim Ryan

Here are five things to know about 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Tim Ryan

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 06:41 PM EDT

Cuba Restrictions Hit Cruise Lines at the Start of Summer

Cuba Restrictions Hit Cruise Lines at the Start of Summer

The Trump administration's new restrictions on travel to Cuba will sting the cruise industry, taking away a new and increasingly popular destination at the start of the critical summer vacation season. Major...

Thursday, Jun 6, 2019 at 02:28 AM EDT

Trump Says No Deal Yet With Mexico to Halt 5% Tariff Plan

Trump Says No Deal Yet With Mexico to Halt 5% Tariff Plan

Straining to stave off threatened U.S. tariffs, Mexican and American officials claimed progress in White House talks late Wednesday, but President Donald Trump declared it was "not nearly enough" to halt the...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 03:45 PM EDT

Plan to Expand Hunting, Fishing in Wildlife Refuges Revealed

Plan to Expand Hunting, Fishing in Wildlife Refuges Revealed

The Trump administration on Wednesday announced what it called a major expansion of hunting and fishing in the nation's wildlife refuges. The plan affects 1.4 million acres (5,666 square kilometers) on federal...

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 03:06 PM EDT

5 Facts: Wayne Messam

5 Facts: Wayne Messam

Here are five things to know about 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Wayne Messam

Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 04:12 PM EDT

Senators Launch Bipartisan Bid to Block Saudi Arms Sales

Senators Launch Bipartisan Bid to Block Saudi Arms Sales

Directly challenging President Donald Trump's use of executive power, Democrats and Republicans in the Senate are banding together to introduce more than a dozen resolutions aimed at blocking the Trump...

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