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Appeals arguments set on immigrants brought to US as kids

Appeals arguments set on immigrants brought to US as kids

Immigrant advocates are hoping a federal appeals court will uphold an Obama-era program that prevents the deportation of thousands of immigrants brought into the United States as children.

1 hr 5 mins ago
G-20 meeting may lead to wider divisions over war in Ukraine

G-20 meeting may lead to wider divisions over war in Ukraine

Foreign ministers from the world’s largest nations are looking to address the war in Ukraine and its impact on energy and food security when they meet this week.

2 hrs ago
Judges keeping Capitol riot trials in DC amid bias claims

Judges keeping Capitol riot trials in DC amid bias claims

A growing number of Capitol riot defendants are pushing to get their trials moved out of Washington.

2 hrs ago
FDA temporarily suspends order banning Juul cigarettes

FDA temporarily suspends order banning Juul cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an administrative stay on the order it issued last month for vaping company Juul to pull its electronic cigarettes from the market.

3 hrs 15 mins ago
Blinken sets G-20 meeting with Chinese FM; silent on Russia

Blinken sets G-20 meeting with Chinese FM; silent on Russia

Secretary of State Antony Blinken will hold talks with his Chinese counterpart this week in Indonesia at a meeting of foreign ministers from the Group of 20 bloc of nations.

4 hrs ago
Feds settle suit alleging abuse by men detained after 9/11

Feds settle suit alleging abuse by men detained after 9/11

The Justice Department has settled a long-running lawsuit filed by a group of men rounded up in the weeks after the September 2001 attack who say they were abused in a federal lockup in New York City.

8 hrs 15 mins ago
Georgia subpoenaing Giuliani, Graham in Trump election probe

Georgia subpoenaing Giuliani, Graham in Trump election probe

The Georgia prosecutor investigating the conduct of former President Donald Trump and his allies after the 2020 election is trying to compel U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani to testify before a special grand jury.

8 hrs 15 mins ago
Judge throws out Trump-era rollbacks on endangered species

Judge throws out Trump-era rollbacks on endangered species

A federal judge has thrown out a host of actions by the Trump administration to roll back protections for endangered or threatened species.

8 hrs 30 mins ago
Biden to Ohio, spotlighting rescued pensions for millions

Biden to Ohio, spotlighting rescued pensions for millions

President Joe Biden is taking a message of shoring up workers' pensions to Ohio, hoping to reinvigorate his political standing with blue-collar voters.

8 hrs 50 mins ago
'Something different': California GOP's bid for governor

'Something different': California GOP's bid for governor

Republican Brian Dahle faces an uphill battle to defeat California Gov. Gavin Newsom in November.

9 hrs 5 mins ago
Biden awards Medal of Honor to 4 for Vietnam War heroism

Biden awards Medal of Honor to 4 for Vietnam War heroism

President Joe Biden is bestowing the nation’s highest military honor to four Army soldiers for their heroism above and beyond the call of duty during the Vietnam War.

11 hrs 41 mins ago
Many won't rely on virtual options after COVID: AP-NORC poll

Many won't rely on virtual options after COVID: AP-NORC poll

A new poll shows that many Americans don’t expect to rely on the digital services that became commonplace during the pandemic after COVID-19 subsides.

18 hrs 11 mins ago
Kobach looks for comeback in Kansas after losing 2 big races

Kobach looks for comeback in Kansas after losing 2 big races

Kansas voters have said no to Kris Kobach twice over the past four years, but the immigration hard-liner is pursuing a political comeback.

20 hrs 31 mins ago
Chinese envoy expresses concern over US tariffs with Yellen

Chinese envoy expresses concern over US tariffs with Yellen

The Chinese government says its envoy to trade war talks with Washington has expressed concern about U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports during a phone call with Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen.

July 5th, 1:24 AM EDT
Uneasy US tries to fete a July 4 marred by parade shooting

Uneasy US tries to fete a July 4 marred by parade shooting

Independence Day arrives at a time when the United States is roiled by hearings over the Jan. 6 insurrection, awash in turmoil over abortion and guns and struggling to maintain the common bonds that keep it together.

July 4th, 10:04 PM EDT

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