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Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: June 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Frustration, heartbreak for migrant parents looking for kids

EL PASO, Texas – In an unmarked brick building a few blocks from the Mexican border, immigrant parents clutched folders of birth certificates and asylum paperwork and sat on folding chairs, waiting...

DATE: June 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

States, immigrant supporters demand family reunifications

LOS ANGELES – Seventeen states, including New York and California, sued the Trump administration Tuesday to force it to reunite the thousands of immigrant children and parents it separated at the...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Court upholds Trump travel ban, rejects discrimination claim

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld President Donald Trump’s ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries, rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded...

DATE: June 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Authorities abandon ‘zero-tolerance’ for immigrant families

McALLEN, Texas – The nation’s top border enforcement official acknowledged Monday that authorities have abandoned, for now, the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy toward immigrant...

DATE: June 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Methane leaks offset much of the benefits of natural gas, new study says

The U.S. oil and gas industry emits 13 million metric tons of methane from its operations each year – nearly 60 percent more than current estimates and enough to offset much of the climate benefits...

DATE: June 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: June 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Trump answers critics of family separation policy

WASHINGTON – Days after yielding to pressure to reverse his policy of separating migrant families at the southern border, President Donald Trump on Friday returned to the nativist rhetoric that...

DATE: June 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

U.S. has split up families throughout its history

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Some critics of the forced separation of Latino children from their migrant parents say the practice is unprecedented. But it’s not the first time the U.S. government has split...

DATE: June 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: June 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Texas takes it: Dallas-area kids are tops at spelling bee

OXON HILL, Md. – The end of the biggest Scripps National Spelling Bee in history came abruptly, and it wasn’t the conclusion that many expected. Naysa Modi, a poised and charismatic four-time...

DATE: June 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

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