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United States judge issues a temporary halt to deportation following Trump's executive order

The ruling was made in response to legal action by the ACLU over two Iraqi refugees who had been trying to gain entry into the U.S. but were stopped at John ...


Abbott tells sheriff to revers sanctuary policy or lose funding

Charlie Geren in the House, and Sen. He pushed for $236 million in spending on "high-quality" pre-Kindergarten grants to school districts, double what's in th...


Suspect Dead, Three Injured After Stabbing in Hollywood

The incident took place in a heavily traveled tourist destination, near several clubs and CNN's news headquarters in Hollywood. Police say officers were answe...


Virginia State Police to conduct "Trooper Bowl" this weekend

This year's Super Bowl is set for Sunday. And they know the effect will likely be time in jail. It is never worth the risk. "Drunk driving only leads to disaste...


Light Snow Showers Expected to Fall on City Tuesday

Snow is expected to begin around 4 p.m. Monday , causing hazardous travel conditions, and then diminish overnight, the NWS reports. Wednesday , mostly cloud...


Local residents write letters to senators about Affordable Care Act

Tillis also told The Enterprise that a goal of any replacement program should be to keep the uninsured rate at least at the same level as now. Health official...


Missouri universities reacting to President's executive order on immigration

The order suspends immigration from seven countries including Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen for 90 days. All travellers who have national...


Gov. Scott wants to cut taxes, boost schools, lure business

Scott announced his budget proposal Tuesday morning at a Tallahassee news conference. "I've been in office long enough to know that every year there are alw...


Rick Scott wants state to cut $8M in fees

The Naples Republican announced Monday he plans to cut an $8 million in annual fees during the upcoming legislative session. In Gov. Rick Scott's proposed $83...


Maryland Lawmakers to Introduce Bill to Legalize Marijuana

Under the proposed laws, which will be officially filed later this week, those 21 and older would be allowed to possess and grow cannabis for personal use. The ...


Key points of January 27, 2017 executive order on refugees, immigrants

The executive order requires no individualized finding of a security risk. Entry to the United States of Syrian nationals as refugees is suspended indefinit...


An Aggressive White House Finds Itself on Defensive

Spicer went on to defend Trump's Muslim ban by making repeated references to President Obama's 2011 policy temporarily delaying visas for Iraqis, which is wildl...


Democrats win brief delay on treasury nominee

Senate", Hatch said, noting that even if they dislike Trump's nominations, they can vote no. Sherrod Brown of OH, a clutch of Senate Democrats temporarily b...


CAIR Sues over Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Executive Order

Refugee Resettlement Program. The Council on American-Islamic Relations filed a lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court in Alexandria challenging Trump's execut...


Refugees Will Be Allowed Into U.S. Despite Trump's Ban

We worked quickly with counsel to devise a waiver process. The statement comes less than a day after a federal judge in NY issued an emergency order tempora...


#StopPresidentBannon is the hashtag taking down Donald Trump's right-hand man

President George W. Bush did not even invite strategist Karl Rove to the meetings. CNN national security correspondent Jim Sciutto called Bannon's place...


Trump, Putin Talk About Stabilizing Ties, Cooperating in Syria

The move sparked large protests at major airports across the country. Putin was among the first leaders of major powers to send congratulations to Trump after...


Senate Dem presses Trump's Transportation pick on travel ban

Earlier Tuesday, Democrats separately delayed planned committee votes for Trump administration. West Virginia Democrat Sen. She's also married to Senate Maj...


Baker says Trump order puts state's education, health care institutions at risk

Healey called the order "harmful, discriminatory and unconstitutional", saying her office has reviewed the order and found it harms MA residents, businesses and...


Trayvon Martin's parents are considering getting into politics

Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin did an exclusive interview with USA Today in anticipation of the release of their book, Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of T...


Homeowner charged in shooting of fleeing suspects

Pettersen told a sheriff's deputy he was still in bed when he heard someone attempting to open the door to his house. According to the criminal complaint, on ...


Ryan calls immigration order rollout 'regrettable,' defends Trump

He said that he had talked with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly about the matter, and that he was confident any similar rollouts would be handled "correc...


Jewish Community Center in Whitefish Bay evacuated due to threat

Another threat has been called in to the JCC in Albany, New York, according to police there. "Things went very well from our perspective", he said. At the t...


Trump defends extreme vetting executive order stating 'it's not a Muslim ban'

The order also suspends immigration of all refugees to the United States for 120 days. The Department of Homeland Security reports that 109 travelers who were...


European Union official lists threats: China, Russia, Islamists, Trump

US allies in Europe have been particularly troubled by the rhetoric used by Mr. Trump and his closest advisers regarding the North Atlantic Treaty Organizatio...


Democrats boycott vote on Donald Trump's nominees

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, Utah Republican, and fellow GOP members said it was unprecedented and "shocking for Democrats to skip the markup ...


Long's bet on Patriots pays off in vet's 1st Super Bowl trip

There's so much going on at media day that it's easy to miss something. You have the players up on stage answering question after question, you have the playe...


SPHS student body plans call-in protesting Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos

Alexander also added, "I support her confirmation and look forward to working with her". Lopez was correct to support Mrs. DeVos' nomination. The false image of...


Amazon weighing 'other legal options' in opposition to Trump's immigration order

Bezos at a meeting of tech executives and then President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan last month. Fellow Washington state-based tech compa...


Irish immigration lawyer assists detainees at O'Hare airport in Chicago

A federal judge ruled people with valid visas now being detained at airports around the U.S.cannot be returned to their countries. Attorneys say passengers p...


Morning Snow, then Breezy & Chilly

A clipper system moves into the area on Tuesday . It's a bit breezy, with readings in the upper 30s to middle 40s. A dusting of snow may accumulate and as it d...


Trump's cruel, illegal refugee executive order

Iranians, Iraqis and other nationals planning to fly to the United States were prevented from boarding on Saturday after US President Donald Trump's order to r...


Moose crashes into basement of home in Hailey

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game in Magic Valley reports a cow moose crashed through a house's window well and got stuck in the basement. This prompted...


ACLU And Other Organizations Immediately Sue Trump Over Illegal Muslim Ban

President Donald Trump's hateful and disgusting and plainly unconstitutional executive order banning immigration from Muslim-majority countries to the United St...


Steve Bannon Replaces DNI And Military Head On National Security Council

There's the formal National Security Council run by the president. Constantly accused of being a master of distraction, President Trump seems to have taken ad...


Amid legal questions, Trump says 'this is not a Muslim ban'

As a candidate, Trump called for a temporary ban on all Muslim immigration to the U.S. He later shifted his focus to putting in place "extreme vetting" procedur...


FedEx keeps driver who stopped flags from being burned

They were protesting what they call Republican values, which includes positions on gay rights, Planned Parenthood funding and the controversial Dakota Access p...


After Two-Day Retreat, GOP Decides Little on Obamacare Replacement

If you don't have health insurance, you could face a penalty when filing taxes. The agencies must follow the Administrative Procedures Act, which requires age...


Lady Vols stun No. 4 SC 76-74

Nared finished with a career-high 27 points, five rebounds, three assists and three steals. SC had four players reach double-digit scoring. The Gamecocks (1...


'Terrorist attack on Muslims': Six killed in Quebec mosque shooting

University of Quebec Hospital Centre spokeswoman Genevieve Dupuis said on Monday (30 January) that six people were killed, five people were critically injured...


Trump travel ban could affect green card holders, officials say

Haider Sameer Abdulkhaleq Alshawi , 33, was coming to the United States to join his wife, who had worked for a USA contractor, and young son in Houston, court d...


Will Trump's border wall tariff mean higher costs for fruit, beer, cars?

After Mr Pena Nieto pulled out of the summit, Mr Trump said the meeting would have been "fruitless" if Mexico didn't treat the U.S. "with respect" and pay for t...


NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stake Reduced by Stevens First Principles Investment Advisors

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 73.52% of the company's stock. NEE provides risk management services related to power and gas consumption r...


Benjamin Netanyahu says Donald Trump's Mexico wall plans are a 'great idea'

Slim yesterday called a rare news conference to weigh in on the diplomatic row between Trump and President Enrique Pena Nieto over the US leader's insistence ...


Governor to call for consolidation of four Pa. agencies

Wolf is scheduled to issue a new budget proposal in eight days that must address a massive projected deficit. "If this consolidation can be shown to eliminate d...


Trump gives Bannon permanent seat in National Security Council reshuffle

Under Obama, they had to wait until the end of the administration, meaning a shorter ban for some departing officials. "100 percent identical, except we add the...


Hundreds of Winnipeggers gather for vigil for Quebec mosque victims

At least three men reportedly entered a mosque in Quebec in Canada and opened fired at around 40 people who were there for evening prayers on Sunday, local time...


Obama backs protests against Trump's immigration ban

Lewis, a former White House official, pointed out that Obama used his last official speech as president to talk about Americans' responsibility to be "guardians...


Trump Speaks to Mexican President by Phone 1 Day After Canceling Meeting

Enrique Pena Nieto and Donald Trump in August a year ago. The order describes building the wall as a measure "to prevent illegal immigration, drug and huma...


Trump plans to officially order Mexico border wall

But Mexico has out negotiated us and beat us to a pulp through our past leaders", Trump told reporters yesterday at a joint news conference with visiting B...