Politics

President Donald Trump meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong
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June 11, 2018 - 5:36 am
On the eve of their historic and unprecedented summit, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un prepared Tuesday for a meeting that could define the fate of millions, along with their own political futures, with Trump forecasting a "nice" outcome and Kim spending the day out of...
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President Donald Trump
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June 08, 2018 - 12:36 pm
President Donald Trump charged into a summit of major industrialized nations on Friday for contentious trade talks, injecting fresh drama into an already tense meeting by calling for the reinstatement of Russia, which was ousted for its annexation of Crimea.
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US Border
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June 08, 2018 - 10:26 am
More than 1,600 people arrested at the U.S.-Mexico border are being transferred to federal prisons, U.S. immigration authorities confirmed Thursday. They said they're running out of room at their own facilities amid President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration.
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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June 08, 2018 - 5:22 am
The Trump administration said in a court filing late Thursday that it will no longer defend key parts of the Affordable Care Act, including the requirement that people have health insurance and provisions that guarantee access to health insurance regardless of any medical conditions.
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United States 2020 Census
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June 06, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Civil rights lawyers sued the U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday to try to stop plans to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, calling it an unconstitutional attempt to discriminate against immigrants.
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 Judge Aaron Persky
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June 06, 2018 - 8:15 am
The beginning of the end for the first California judge recalled since 1932 began almost exactly two years ago, when Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky sentenced a former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault to six months in jail instead of a long prison term.
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