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Trump delays ICE deportation raids hours after defending them

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump on Friday evening asking him to call off the raids. | Alex Wong/Getty Images white house The move had sparked a fierce backlash from Democrats, immigration advocates and civic [...]

Police: ICE detains 10 people in Alabama after traffic stop

DEKALB, Ala. (AP) – Police in northern Alabama made a traffic stop and found 10 people in the vehicle who may be in the country illegally. AL.Com reports the DeKalb County Criminal Interdiction Team called federal immigration authorities [...]

Platini released from custody after police questioning

PARIS (AP) – After a day of police questioning centering on his former role as a top decision-maker in soccer, Michel Platini was released from custody without charge in the early hours of Wednesday and said he found the experience painful [...]

Candidate loses German election after film makers weigh in

BERLIN (AP) – A 51-year-old immigrant has been elected mayor of a town in eastern Germany after beating a candidate from the far-right Alternative for Germany party in a runoff that drew international attention. The dpa news agency reported [...]

US border center scrutinized after teen found with preemie

A U.S. Border Patrol facility in Texas came under new scrutiny Saturday after a teenage mother was found there with a premature baby. Immigrant advocates expected the facility in the U.S.-Mexico border city of McAllen to allow doctors inside [...]

Julian Castro: Unlike Kellyanne Conway, I took corrective steps after my Hatch Act violation

Former Obama administration official Julián Castro on Thursday said he agreed with a government watchdog’s determination that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway should be removed from her job for repeatedly mixing politics with her day [...]

Justin Amash resigns from House Freedom Caucus after Trump impeachment call

Rep. Justin Amash has stepped down from the House Freedom Caucus, telling CNN on Monday night that he had just told his colleagues. The Michigan Republican, who last month became the first Republican to call for President Trump’s impeachment, [...]

Sudan Protesters, Devastated but Defiant, Regroup Underground After Crackdown

KHARTOUM, Sudan — The young doctor had been on the run for days, hiding in a quiet corner of the fear-filled Sudanese capital, Khartoum, his wounded head swaddled in bandages. The doctor, Diaa Ali, witnessed the crackdown last Monday [...]

Mexico: Country has ‘dignity intact’ after US tariff deal

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) – Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he was reluctantly prepared to slap retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods if negotiators in Washington had failed to strike a deal, addressing a boisterous celebratory [...]

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations

PARIS — FIFA on Saturday barred the president of Afghanistan’s soccer association from the sport for life, months after reports emerged that he had sexually assaulted players and had threatened them when they went public with their [...]