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Monday, Apr 23, 2018 at 01:11 AM EDT

Travel Ban Case Is Justices' First Dive Into Trump Policy

Travel Ban Case Is Justices' First Dive Into Trump Policy

The Supreme Court has so far had little to say about Donald Trump's time as president, even as the nation has moved from one Trump controversy to another. That's about to change. The justices' first deep...

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 06:51 PM EDT

Court Sides With Sanctuary Cities in Fight Over Grants

Court Sides With Sanctuary Cities in Fight Over Grants

The federal government cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that refuse to cooperate with President Donald Trump's immigration enforcement policies, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. The...

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 09:39 AM EDT

Opposition to Immigrant Sanctuary Spreading in California

Opposition to Immigrant Sanctuary Spreading in California

More local governments in California are resisting the state's efforts to resist the Trump administration's immigration crackdown, and political experts see politics at play as Republicans try to fire up voters...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 06:13 AM EDT

California to Join Guard Border Mission, But With Conditions

California to Join Guard Border Mission, But With Conditions

California Gov. Jerry Brown accepted President Donald Trump's call to send the National Guard to the Mexican border, but rejected the White House's portrait of a burgeoning border crisis and insisted that his...

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 04:15 PM EDT

California Governor Agrees to Deploy Troops at Trump's Request

California Governor Agrees to Deploy Troops at Trump's Request

California's governor has agreed to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump's request, but not for immigration enforcement. Gov. Jerry Brown said in a statement Wednesday that the state will...

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 10:18 PM EDT

3 States Pledge 1,600 Troops for Trump's Border Fight

3 States Pledge 1,600 Troops for Trump's Border Fight

The Republican governors of three southwestern border states on Monday committed 1,600 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border, giving President Donald Trump many of the troops he requested to fight...

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 10:49 AM EDT

Refugees Want to Help Make America Great: Think Tank Report

Refugees Want to Help Make America Great: Think Tank Report

Refugees taken in by the United States eventually integrate into nearly every aspect of American life, according to a new report by the nonpartisan Urban Institute. NBC News reports that the research goes...

Saturday, Apr 7, 2018 at 10:10 AM EDT

Arizona, Texas Send 400 Troops to Border After Trump's Call

Arizona, Texas Send 400 Troops to Border After Trump's Call

Arizona and Texas announced Friday that they would send 400 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border by next week in response to President Donald Trump's call for troops to fight drug trafficking and...

Friday, Apr 6, 2018 at 03:45 AM EDT

Guard's Last Border Deployments Offer Clues to the Future

Guard's Last Border Deployments Offer Clues to the Future

The U.S. National Guard faces a vastly different environment than it did on its last two deployments to the border with Mexico, with far fewer illegal crossings and more Central Americans than Mexicans...

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 12:36 PM EDT

Why US Militarization of Border Isn't New

Why US Militarization of Border Isn't New

President Donald Trump's promise to use the National Guard to secure the U.S.-Mexico border isn't a new concept and is something the U.S. has done in the past for varying reasons. Both Presidents George W. Bush...

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'She Was My Everything': Sister of Slain Bar Owner Speaks
'She Was My Everything': Sister of Slain Bar Owner Speaks

The husband accused of killing his wife who was the popular owner of a Pompano Beach bar was ordered held without bond Wednesday, as the woman's sister spoke out for the first time.

Lettuce-Linked E. Coli Outbreak Soars to 84 Cases in 19 States; 42 Hospitalized
Lettuce-Linked E. Coli Outbreak Soars to 84 Cases in 19 States; 42 Hospitalized

The number of cases in the E. coli outbreak tied to Romaine lettuce grown in Arizona has boomed to 84 in 19 states, with 42 people requiring hospitalization, more than a half-dozen of them for a type of acute...

Miami-Dade Woman's Disappearance 'Suspicious': Police
Miami-Dade Woman's Disappearance 'Suspicious': Police

Police are investigating the "suspicious" disappearance of a 33-year-old Miami-Dade woman who vanished in November. No one has heard from Maribel Torres since she disappeared on Nov. 30 from the 17300 block...

Federal Court Sides With Florida in Voting Rights Battle
Federal Court Sides With Florida in Voting Rights Battle

With time running out, a federal appeals court late Wednesday sided with Florida in an escalating battle over the state's process for restoring voting rights for former prisoners.

Cooper City Family Watches on Video as Burglar Ransacks Home
Cooper City Family Watches on Video as Burglar Ransacks Home

A Cooper City family watched through a home surveillance app as a burglar ransacked their home in the middle of the day.

Trump's VA Nominee Jackson in Negotiations to Withdraw
Trump's VA Nominee Jackson in Negotiations to Withdraw

Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, has grown frustrated with the process and is in active discussions with senior White House officials about withdrawing...