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Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 07:56 PM PDT

Trump Goes 'Rogue,' Says Virginia Blame 'on Both Sides'

Trump Goes 'Rogue,' Says Virginia Blame 'on Both Sides'

Combative and insistent, President Donald Trump declared anew Tuesday "there is blame on both sides" for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, appearing to once again equate the actions...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 07:02 AM PDT

Anniversary of DACA Protections Marked by Fear of Its End

Anniversary of DACA Protections Marked by Fear of Its End

Immigrant rights groups and allies are marking the fifth anniversary of protections for young immigrants with rallies and demonstrations Tuesday, as the future of an Obama-era program remains uncertain under the...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 07:27 PM PDT

Strange, Moore Head to Runoff in GOP Senate Race in Ala.

Strange, Moore Head to Runoff in GOP Senate Race in Ala.

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, who was twice removed from his judicial duties, forced a primary runoff Tuesday against Trump-backed incumbent Sen. Luther Strange in a race likely to be closely...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 05:44 PM PDT

Business Leaders Quit Trump Panel; He Hits Back Hard

Business Leaders Quit Trump Panel; He Hits Back Hard

President Donald Trump on Tuesday ripped into business leaders who resigned from his White House jobs panel — the latest sign that corporate America's romance with Trump is faltering — after his equivocal...

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 08:51 PM PDT

New Yorkers Annoyed by Security Measures for Trump Visit

New Yorkers Annoyed by Security Measures for Trump Visit

As the NYPD began shutting down streets hours before President Trump arrived in Manhattan Monday, New Yorkers couldn't hide their annoyance.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 09:28 PM PDT

Scaramucci: If It Were Up to Me, Bannon Would Be Gone

Scaramucci: If It Were Up to Me, Bannon Would Be Gone

Short-lived White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci says if it were up to him, top adviser Steve Bannon would be gone from President Donald Trump's administration. But, he notes, "it's not up to...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:54 AM PDT

Confederate Monument Toppled

Confederate Monument Toppled

Protesters in Durham, N.C. toppled a Confederate monument Monday night. The statue, called "The Confederate Soldiers Monument," was dedicated in 1924. It was pulled down Monday and protesters stomped...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 04:36 PM PDT

Violence Adds Momentum to Removal of Confederate Statues

Violence Adds Momentum to Removal of Confederate Statues

Cities and states accelerated their plans to remove Confederate monuments from public property Tuesday as the violence over a Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, moved leaders across the...

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:11 PM PDT

As Trump Considers Arpaio Pardon, Critics Call Out President

As Trump Considers Arpaio Pardon, Critics Call Out President

President Donald Trump says he may grant a pardon to former Sheriff Joe Arpaio following his recent conviction in federal court, prompting outrage among critics who say the move would amount to an endorsement of...

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 03:03 PM PDT

Social Media Harnessed to Expose White Nationalists at Rally

Social Media Harnessed to Expose White Nationalists at Rally

One of the social media posts resembled a wanted poster or a missing-persons flyer: Photographs of men were arranged in rows, seeking their names and employers. But the Facebook post wasn't circulated by law...

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