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Dems prepare bills to rescind Muslim ban, limit Trump's powers

Despite the fact that he had 11 months left in his term, Republicans said that they would not even consider Garland's nomination because Obama was a Lame Duck ...


Have you been affected by Trump's refugee ban? Share your experience

There appears to be lots of chaos and confusion in airports around the world after President Donald Trump signed an executive order that effectively bans travel...


Common Tells Trump and Feds to Stay Out of Chicago

That will only end badly. according to Common. But the Chicago Police department have disputed the figures which have been cited by both the Chicago Tribune a...


White House says protests mean travel ban is 'hugely successful'

Syrians have been banned indefinitely. While Miller said that the idea remains limited to preliminary discussions, he argued that the government has yet to do...


Boy Scouts will allow transgender children into programs

The Boy Scouts of America said in a statement last month that young people can not be removed from programs because of sexual orientation, but that "gender id...


Murder of Righteous Brothers Bill Medley's ex-wife solved after 40 years

Klaas was in a coma for five days and died from her injuries on February 4, 1976. Klaas, who had remarried, had dropped off her 4-year-old child by her new hu...


Victims Of Maplewood Triple Murder Identified

However, "the preliminary investigation indicates that they sustained gunshot wounds". The deaths were being investigated as homicides, according to Essex Cou...


16 attorney generals condemn Trump's travel ban

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which sought the emergency court order, said it would help 100 to 200 people with valid visas or refugee status who f...


How Democrats Plan to Fight President Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

Dianne Feinstein drawing up legislation that she plans to introduce on Monday. "The first bill immediately rescinds the order". Trump is denying entry of all ...


Judges Temporarily Halt Part of Trump's Executive Order

Supreme Court, so I think we'll see a lot of litigation on this issue", he said . Other senior administration officials on Sunday defended Trump's ban afte...


Donald Trump: The Media Is "The Opposition Party"

He adds, " The media has zero integrity, zero intelligence and no hard work ". They need to all take a major chill pill and read the Constitution, probably fo...


John Mayer announces tour with dates in Boston, Albany

Two weeks later, Mayer embarks on a tour of Europe before returning stateside for Dead and Company's extensive summer tour. Last seen in town playing with Dea...


President Trump Is on the Defensive After a Chaotic Weekend

One day after President Trump signed an executive order severely limiting the arrival of refugees from Muslim-majority countries to the United States, dozens ...


Afghan and Iraqi migrants among first detained under Trump's ban

A federal judge in Brooklyn is allowing detained immigrants to stay in the USA following President Trump's order blacklisting refugees from seven countries in t...


Tulsa American Airlines Employee Finds Cocaine In Nose Gear Of Plane

Authorities have seized $200,000 worth of cocaine that was discovered in the nose of an American Airlines plane at a maintenance base in Tulsa, Okla., on Sunday...


Sen.Scott, Sen. Graham Help Detained Clemson Grad Stuck in Dubai

The executive order Trump signed on Friday suspended entry of all refugees to the USA for 120 days, barred Syrian refugees indefinitely, and blocked entry into ...


Bobcat escapes from National Zoo in D.C.

At 10:40 am, keepers called the bobcats for their morning feeding, but Ollie didn't come. The zoo is keeping the area around the bobcat enclosure closed in ...


Man punches auxiliary bishop during mass at Newark church

He was taken to the hospital for treatment, although officials say his injuries are not serious. Forty-eight-year-old Charles Miller, who has no criminal hist...


Lawyers Across the US Volunteer to Fight Trump's Muslim Ban

They were not allowed to meet with attorneys, nor were several Democratic members of Congress-Reps. "President Trump is dimming that light and slamming the ...


Downing Street protest sees thousands stand against Trump's Muslim ban

He added, "This is not about religion - this is about terror and keeping our country safe". Critics, however, point to an interview Trump gave to the Christi...


Booker: Trump ban on admitting refugees 'fundamentally un-American'

Trump traveled to the Pentagon where he joined Defense Secretary James Mattis for the signing of an executive action to bring sweeping changes to the nation's r...


Mexico condemns Trump's border wall tax proposal

U.S. President Donald Trump has announced plans to implement a 20% import tax on Mexican goods, after the southern neighbor's president Enrique Peña Nieto dec...


Amber Alert issued for abducted OH girl

Authorities issued the Amber Alert after a auto was stolen near Chittenden Avenue and N. 4th Street. The suspect vehicle is a grey 2004 Chevrolet Impala with OH...


Sean Rodriguez reportedly unharmed after being involved a vehicle accident in Miami

Atlanta Braves infielder Sean Rodriguez and his family were involved in fiery crash Saturday afternoon in Miami when their SUV was T-boned by a man who had sto...


Deputies Shoot Suspect in Deadly Suburban Seattle Car Prowl

Authorities have not said if he is also a suspect in the auto prowl earlier in the week in the Seattle suburb of Samammish. Authorities in suburban Seattle sa...


Donald Trump's refugee order dashes hopes of Iraqis who helped the US

Drezner said in a tweet, telling the president to "go [f--] yourself". During the ceremony, he also signed an order to "rebuild" the United States military and ...


Following night of protest, judge grants stay on executive immigration order

The judge set a court date for later in February to discuss further. The two families were among various migrants who were detained at airports across the cou...


SWFL weather forecast: Expect below average temperatures for the weekend

On Wednesday a weak cold front will try to move through the region but now is not expected to reach the southern most counties of the Big Country. There wil...


Protestors Challenging Trump #MuslimBan Shut Down O'Hare Terminal

But Goldwasser called today a "new reality" due to the uncertainty that followed President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning immigrants and ref...


Second round of protests at DIA over President Trump's immigration ban

Kennedy International Airport in NY. Alhaydar's story is like so many others at KCI Sunday - so many of them came to this country with their families in searc...


Falcons fans are turnt at Super Bowl pep rally

With Brady this season, the Patriots are 13-1 and have looked the part of a Super Bowl contender. A New England Patriots flag will be hung outside Atla...


Protests against Trump travel ban to be held at Hartsfield-Jackson

Several New York officials showed support for the protests. Deputy legal director Mary Catherine Roper of Pennsylvania ACLU said the decision cleared the way ...


Protests, outrage spread across U.S. as demonstrators throng airports

Apple CEO Tim Cook wrote an internal email that "Apple would not exist without immigration, let alone thrive and innovate the way we do". The judicial order...


A Dusting to 2 inches of Snow Possible

Once that system moves through, high pressure will build in with dry and blustery conditions. Thursday will be mostly sunny with a high near 36 and a low ar...


CBB Predictions: Purdue Boilermakers vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers 1/29/17

Carsen Edwards knocked down 4 of his 5 shots from three and continued his strong play by scoring 16. Swanigan will get a shot to take advantage of another comp...


Dem: Feds need to explain refugee order

The order bans nationals from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the United States for 90 days; the White House initially said this should be interpr...


Illinois Democrats express 'disbelief' at Trump immigration order

While no countries are specifically named in the order , it refers to a statute that would apply to seven Muslim-majority nations: Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, So...


Trump To Ban 2-Year Visa For Nigerians Entering US

The order has already led to widespread confusion regarding implementation and enforcement. It also places a four-month halt to the country's refugee program. "...


U.S. attorneys general censure Trump for Muslim ban amid massive protests

Seventeen attorneys general signed the statement, including Mills. A lawsuit brought by states would heighten the legal stakes surrounding the President's exe...


Dems plan rally at Supreme Court to protest Trump's executive order

Schumer told the stories of the refugees he stood with and explained how these people would have been stranded or faced death had this order come sooner. Army f...


Travelers Released After Being Detained at O'Hare Under Trump Order

Dubai-based carrier Emirates, which flies to 12 United States cities, said it made the "necessary adjustments to our crewing to comply with the latest require...


Federal Court Halt's Trump's Immigration Ban

The executive order called for a pause for all refugee admissions for 120 days and barred travelers from the seven listed countries for at least 90 days. While ...


Trump says he will defer to Defense Secretary Mattis on waterboarding

She added that Trump had accepted an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II for a state visit later this year with his wife, first lady Melania Trump . forces in...


Donald Trump Tweets About Having 'Strong Borders' After Nationwide Muslim Ban Protests

There was no immediate response from Homeland Security officials. This is for the first time that the Trump Administration has publicly acknowledged about...


Utah Has Its First-Ever March For Life Protest

And, of course, Pence hyped Trump's promise that he will soon nominate a Supreme Court justice "in the tradition of the late and great Justice Antonin Scalia"...


Pence Tells Anti-Abortion March That 'Life Is Winning Again'

NPR described Pence's reference to "pro-life majorities" as "emphasizing the electoral victories of anti-abortion candidates". As governor of Indiana, Pence sig...


Donald Trump to cancel Mexico visit if it doesn't pay for wall

A worker is dwarfed by the existing border fence at New Mexico . Peña Nieto, who has long refused to pay for a wall, responded by canceling his trip to th...


Cuomo offers legal aid to airport detainees, protection for transit workers

Attorney General Schneiderman has also sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), demanding...


Protesters Gather at Philly International Airport for Detained Immigrants

But it was not clear by midday whether she was still in custody or not. Activists, protesters and lawyers flocked to Los Angeles International Airport, San Fr...


Trump, Mexican President Peña Nieto Share Phone Call Amid Border Tensions

Trump said he thinks he has "a very good relationship" with Peña Nieto and "we are going to be working on a fair relationship and a new relationship". But t...