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Trump: ‘We’d Certainly Like to Avoid’ War With Iran

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Cheers and Honking Horns Greet First Day of UAW Strike Against GM

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Construction of Native American Veterans Memorial to Begin

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No New Measles Cases Reported in Fading US Outbreak

FILE - A man stands outside the main door of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals building in San Francisco, Feb. 9, 2017.
President Donald Trump's opportunity to name a new Supreme Court justice to replace the retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy caps a reshaping of the U.S. federal judiciary that has already been long under way.Well before Kennedy announced his retirement last week, Trump began quietly and methodically naming conservatives to federal courts, including a record number of jurists to the powerful courts of appeals that are just one rung below the Supreme Court.The lifetime…
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Mon, 07/02/2018 - 21:25
FILE - Jose Mata grinds a steel pipe at the Borusan Mannesmann plant in Baytown, Texas, April 23, 2018. President Donald Trump extended tariff exemptions on aluminum and steel exports from the European Union, Canada and Mexico late on April 30, 2018,...
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Monday denounced President Donald Trump's handling of global trade disputes, issuing a report that argued tariffs imposed by Washington and retaliation by its partners would boomerang badly on the American economy.The Chamber, the nation's largest business lobbying group and a traditional ally of Trump's Republican Party, said the White House is risking a global trade war with its push to protect U.S. industry and workers with tariffs.The…
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A man accused of stabbing nine refugees, including six children, at a Boise, Idaho, birthday party was charged with murder Monday after the 3-year-old birthday girl died.Timmy Kinner is jailed without bail. He also faces nine charges of aggravated assault.
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Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:55
President Donald Trump, left, welcomes Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, right, to the West Wing of the White House in Washington, July 2, 2018.
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President Donald Trump said the U.S. is not currently planning action against the World Trade Organization but warned that, “If they don't treat us properly, we will be doing something.”   Speaking to reporters at the Oval Office alongside visiting Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Trump reiterated his complaint that the Geneva-based organization has mistreated the U.S. and put the country at "a big disadvantage."     Meanwhile, U.S…
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Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:46
FILE - Immigrants awaiting deportation hearings line up outside the building that houses the immigration courts in Los Angeles, June 19, 2018.
Inside a small courtroom, a half-dozen immigrant teens and their families sat anxiously on wooden benches awaiting their immigration court hearing.An attorney for a nonprofit gave a quick overview in Spanish of U.S. immigration law and what they needed to do: Speak loudly. Ask for clarification if you don't understand something. Be honest with the judge about what drove you to travel to the United States.Moments later, Judge Lori Bass peered at the crowd through red…
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, July 2, 2018, in Washington.
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U.S. President Donald Trump says he had a "great talk" Monday with Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, holding out hope that they may be able to ease immigration tensions along their countries' border."I think the relationship is going to be a very good one,' Trump said a day after the leftist Lopez Obrador's landslide election to a six-year term. "I think he is going to try and help us with the border."Trump said they talked for a half-hour about the…
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Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:15
마이크 폼페오 미 국무부 장관이 28일 워싱턴 DC의 국무부에서 ‘2018 연례 인신매매 실태 보고서’를 발표하고 있다.
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Amid concerns North Korea appears to be bolstering — rather than dismantling  its nuclear and missile facilities, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week will make a third trip to Pyongyang. Pompeo, who made his initial visit to North Korea earlier this year as director of the Central Intelligence Agency, is scheduled to be in Pyongyang from Thursday through Saturday.His trip follows discussions Sunday at the Korean demilitarized zone between U.S…
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Mon, 07/02/2018 - 16:45