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New Office Seeks to Aid Victims of Crimes by Immigrants

Stymied on his top immigration initiatives, President Donald Trump is making good on one plan that critics denounce as fearmongering and misleading: opening an office for victims of crimes committed…

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How Trump’s Tax Plan Could Affect You

The White House unveiled a broad outline Wednesday for a dramatically simpler tax code that could lead to lower tax bills for many ordinary taxpayers but also eliminate many of…

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White House Readies Order to Quit NAFTA

The White House is considering a draft executive order to withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, a senior Trump administration official said on Wednesday. It…

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Palestinian Terrorist to Be Deported

A Chicago Palestinian terrorist with a decades-old record of bombings in Israel pleaded guilty Tuesday to concealing those convictions when she applied for U.S. citizenship. Rasmea Odeh, 69, will be…

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Hello? Justice Breyer’s Cellphone Rings in Court

Even Supreme Court justices forget to turn off their cellphones: A High Court argument on Tuesday was interrupted by the familiar sound of a ring chime, and Justice Stephen Breyer…

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Lawmakers Suggest Former Trump Aide Flynn Broke U.S. Law

President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to violate federal law when he failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about accepting tens of thousands…

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Trump Condemns Holocaust Denial and Anti-Semitism

Pledging to confront anti-Semitism in all its forms and to “never be silent,” President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced as an accomplice to “horrible evil” anyone who denies that six…

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