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Trump tries to turn border debate his way with El Paso rally

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is trying to turn the debate over a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border back to his political advantage as his signature pledge to American voters threatens to become a model of unfulfilled promises. Trump [...]

Republicans can’t wait to debate Medicare for All

Reps. Kevin Brady (left) and Greg Walden answer questions on the American Health Care Act in 2017. GOP lawmakers are trolling Democrats with demands for hearings on the sweeping single-payer bill set to be introduced this month. | Win [...]

Lawmakers return, but not to debate over clergy abuse bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Lawmakers are returning to the Pennsylvania Capitol, but they haven’t revisited a response to child sexual abuse scandals since the debate’s collapse on last year’s final voting day. The Legislature’s new [...]

Amid wall debate, pope visits Panama with migration in mind

VATICAN CITY (AP) – Pope Francis is looking to leave the sex abuse scandal buffeting his papacy behind as he heads to Central America amid a standoff over President Donald Trump’s promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and a new caravan [...]

After a Crash, Prince Philip, 97, Stokes Debate on Older Drivers

On Thursday afternoon, he was pulling off a private road and either onto or across a public motorway known for accidents, with its 60 mile-per-hour speed limit and scary bends. Local lawmakers, who coincidentally met on Friday to discuss [...]

Missionary’s Killing Reignites Debate About Isolated Tribes: Contact, Support or Stay Away?

The recent killing of an American missionary by members of an isolated tribe on a small island in the Indian Ocean has reignited questions about the fate of the last few groups of people living off the grid. In an era when people across [...]

Kelly and Nielsen opposed border order in fiery West Wing debate

Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen argued against signing the declaration which would grant the military broad authority at the border. | Sandy Huffaker/AFP/Getty Images Defense The two squared off against [...]

Only debate set for Mississippi’s hard-fought US Senate race

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and her Democratic challenger, Mike Espy, meet for their only debate Tuesday night in a contest where the incumbent’s verbal gaffes have dredged up strong emotions about Mississippi’s [...]

New Mexico candidates for US Senate await final debate

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – Three candidates for U.S. Senate in New Mexico are scheduled to meet in a second and final public debate ahead of Election Day. Democratic Sen. Martin Heinrich is seeking re-election to a second term as candidates [...]

Kobach ties immigrant caravan to Kansas policies in debate

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Republican Kris Kobach raised a migrant caravan moving through Mexico as an issue in his campaign for Kansas governor, suggesting that lax state immigration policies are helping to lure them north. Kobach, the Kansas [...]