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Trump pushes back against border separation furor

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 2:30 pm
President Donald Trump tried to cast doubt today on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border, dismissing “phony stories of sadness and grief” while asserting the real victims of the nation’s immigration crisis are Americans killed by those who cross the border unlawfully. Read More

Possible migrant site near former Japanese-American internment camp


• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 2:43 pm
Nearly 75 years after federal officials shuttered a Japanese-American internment camp in Rowher, Arkansas, the Trump administration is examining a site about 2 miles away as a potential temporary shelter for immigrant children. Read More
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Man sentenced to 30 days in jail for animal abuse


• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 7:42 pm
The Humane Society said it is the second time in Hawaii history that an animal abuser has been sentenced to jailtime. Read More
 
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Police shooting of Pennsylvania boy spurs more protests, appeals

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 12:31 pm
Hundreds of marchers chanting “Who did this? The police did this” shut down a Pittsburgh area highway in the early morning hours, and a small group staged a sit-in outside the district attorney’s office later in the day. Read More
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For immigrants, still no word on when they will be reunited with families

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 5:02 pm
Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities Friday were still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800 children with their parents and keep immigrant households together. Read More
 
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Delta bans pit bulls as service dogs, sparks backlash

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Delta Air Lines says it’s no longer allowing passengers to fly with “pit bull type” dogs as service or support animals, a policy that’s being met with criticism by groups that train service dogs and the people who use them. Read More
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Michigan State approves $500M bond for sex assault settlement

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 5:08 pm
Michigan State University’s governing board rejected an effort to oust the school’s interim president as trustees met to discuss how to pay for a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls who said they were sexually assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar. Read More
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Trump’s tariff tweet sends Daimler, BMW shares careening

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 12:27 pm
German automotive stocks fell after President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 20 percent tariff on all European car imports, escalating his demand for concessions aimed at lowering the U.S. trade deficit. Read More
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Oregon water scare: Algae blooms happening more often

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 2:16 pm
The words blasted to cellphones around Salem, Oregon were ominous: “Civil emergency. prepare for action.” Read More
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Supreme Court adopts new privacy rules for cellphone tracking

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 2:49 pm
The justices’ 5-4 decision marks a big change in how police may obtain cellphone tower records, an important tool in criminal investigations. Read More

Arizona-to-Hawaii flight returns to airport with gauge issue


• Updated on  June 21, 2018 at 4:11 pm
Authorities say an American Airlines flight from Arizona to Hawaii had to return to the Phoenix airport because of a problem with an exhaust gas temperature gauge. Read More

Muted reaction by ‘pro-family’ groups to family separations

Even as many religious organizations, from liberal to conservative, denounced the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, some major advocacy groups that depict themselves as “pro-family” declined to join in the criticism. Read More
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Latino teens who alleged abuse at center no longer in U.S.

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• Updated on  June 22, 2018 at 2:18 pm
A lawyer for immigrant children who say they were cuffed and beaten by staff inside a Virginia detention facility said today they plan to press forward with a federal civil-rights lawsuit, even though two of the teens involved in the case are no longer in the United States. Read More

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