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Anti-Semitic Crime Rises in Germany, and Far Right Is Blamed

BERLIN — Anti-Semitic crime and hate crime targeting foreigners each increased by almost 20 percent in Germany last year, according to official figures published on Tuesday. The data includes a wide range of offenses, including assault, [...]

Court rules immigrants can be deported for marijuana crime

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A federal appeals court has ruled that California’s legalization of marijuana doesn’t protect immigrants from deportation if they were convicted of pot crimes before voters approved the new law in 2016. The Ninth [...]

POLITICO Playbook PM: Pelosi says Barr committed a crime as the A.G. rebuffs House Dems

Presented by */ ]]> The witness chair reserved for A.G. Bill Barr sits empty as House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) gives his opening statement at a hearing on Thursday, May 2. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo WELL, SO MUCH [...]

Pelosi: Barr committed a crime by lying to Congress

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> During a closed-door meeting on Thursday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused Attorney General William Barr of committing a crime by lying to Congress. “We saw [Barr] [...]

Presidential historian Gil Troy: Donald Trump has committed “a crime against the American people”

Donald Trump is president of the United States by title and law. He is not president of all Americans. Trump cares only about his voters and the most enthusiastic part of his “base.” He is a political cult leader. Nothing [...]

U.K. Knife Crime Rises, but Is Austerity the Reason?

LONDON — Two recent, high-profile stabbing deaths have reignited a debate in Britain over whether a nationwide decline in the number of police officers is behind an alarming increase in knifings. The clash has divided the Conservative [...]

Shutdown Day 26: Trump dubs Democrats ‘party of open border and crime’

President Trump on Wednesday slammed what he called “Radical Democrats” for refusing to negotiate on border security as the partial government shutdown entered its 26th day. “It is becoming more and more obvious that the Radical Democrats [...]

In Chaotic Afghan Capital, Crackdown on Crime Is Turning Heads

KABUL, Afghanistan — Even when Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, is not attacked by suicide bombers, it is often gripped by gun-toting crime syndicates that receive protection from the country’s elite. If the national government cannot [...]

Wildlife crime pays for poachers, traffickers

A Florida rattlesnake rustler facing five years in prison for illegally trafficking protected snakes told a former business associate that they could get off easy if they handled matters right, according to recordings by federal agents. The [...]

Senate leader assigns hate crime bills to panel he controls

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – A top Statehouse Republican is using a parliamentary maneuver to bottle up hate crimes legislation, dealing a potential setback to those wanting Indiana off a list of just five states that have not adopted such a law. Senate [...]