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The Latest: Protesters gather at West Texas…

About 100 people have gathered at the Tornillo, Texas, border crossing from Mexico to protest the separation of children and the detention of families

DHS Says It Has A Plan To Unite Families…

The Department of Homeland Security says more than 500 children have been reunited with parents.

DOJ Turns Over Classified Russia Investigation…

Democrats accuse House Republicans of trying to discredit or undermine special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia investigation.

Trump decries 'invaders' entering US from Mexico

President Donald Trump says people who "invade" the U.S. must immediately be sent back to their countries and not be given a court hearing

The Latest: GOP leaders hampered in immigration…

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters is undermining GOP leaders' push for immigration legislation/

DHS, HHS Trying To Reunite Parents And Kids…

Earlier this week, DHS officials said at least 2,300 kids were separated from their family members under the "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

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Trump Extends National Emergency Order Declaring…

President Donald Trump extended the national emergency order for one year.

Turkey: Partial results show Erdogan leading in…

Turkish President Erdogan took a commanding lead in his bid for a presidency with broadly expanded powers, according to partial results reported by the state-run news agency that showed him with more than 50 percent of the vote _ enough to avoid a runoff.

'Ready, fire, aim' - critics see pattern to Trump…

Trump's struggles to push immigration legislation through Congress and his about-face on breaking up immigrant families are putting a spotlight on his competence in carrying out his policies.

Judge Denies Request To Dismiss Manafort's Money…

Paul Manafort's defense team argued making money while working as an unregistered foreign agent wasn't illegal.

President Trump Threatens 20 Percent Tariff On EU…

President Trump is taking aim at European cars.

US House candidate who beat Sanford having more surgery

A South Carolina lawmaker who's running for Congress is having more surgery for injuries sustained in a vehicle crash

US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a…

U.S. restaurants have turned over their kitchens to refugee chefs so they can prepare sampling platters of their country's cuisine and share a taste of their home

Supreme Court Rules Officials Need Warrants To…

The case rose out of a number of robbery cases from 2010 and 2011.

Trump Tells Republicans To 'Stop Wasting Their…

President Trump tells the GOP to wait until after midterm elections in November to pass immigration reform.

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Trump to test his powers in South Carolina runoff

The next big test of Trump's endorsement power comes Tuesday in South Carolina, where his chosen candidate, Henry McMaster, is in a runoff for the GOP gubernatorial nomination

Democrat who wins Hawaii primary likely to take…

Half a dozen high-profile Democrats are vying for a congressional seat to represent Hawaii in a game of political musical chairs

House Passes Farm Bill With Controversial Food…

The bill was rejected last month after conservative Republicans sided with Democrats to block it.

House GOP Threatens To Hold Top Law Enforcement…

House Republicans gave the Justice Department and the FBI until Friday to cooperate with their document requests.

DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after they had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them

Trump officials pledge to reunite families amid…

The Trump administration is trying to counter concerns about how to find migrant children separated from their families at the border

Jeff Sessions Says He Never Intended To Split…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in an interview he never intended to separate families, but his previous statements contradict that.

Trump Administration Asks To Extend Detention…

Right now, immigrant children have to be released or moved to a licensed facility after 20 days.

Republican Asks Seth Rogen for a Photo. He Kinda…

Seth Rogen and Paul Ryan aren't exactly pals. In fact, they're not even in a photo together. Appearing Friday on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert , Rogen told the story of how Ryan's sons approached him for a photo earlier this month at an event hosted by Mitt Romney, CNN...

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Barbara Lee: 'When You See It in Person It's…

While US officials scrambled to rectify the migrant-separation policy and heated discussions erupted at the White House, immigration talk heated up the Sunday dial. "It was heart-wrenching. The images that we seen on the media really speak volumes to what’s taking place but when you see it in person it’s...

Democrats hoping to flip House not just trash-talking Trump

Democrats hoping to flip enough seats to regain control of the U.S. House of Representatives say they aren't putting all their eggs in the anti-Trump basket.

Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP…

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters is undermining GOP leaders' push on immigration