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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 [...]

Gillibrand, GOP challenger debate NY Senate race issues

NEW YORK (AP) – U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, considered a potential Democratic candidate for the White House in 2020, said during a debate Thursday with her Republican challenger that she will serve out her six-year Senate term if she’s [...]

Italy arrest 3 in teen’s slaying, fueling immigration debate

ROME (AP) – Italian police have detained three suspects, all immigrants, in the slaying of a teenage girl who was drugged, gang-raped and left in an abandoned building in Rome that is known as a center for drug dealing. Authorities said [...]

Cantwell, Hutchison meet in second Washington Senate debate

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – Candidates in Washington’s U.S. senate race clashed Saturday over policies on the environment, trade and tariffs, immigration and health care. Sen. Maria Cantwell, a Democrat, and Republican challenger Susan Hutchison [...]

Gillibrand cancels debate over Charter Communications strike

NEW YORK (AP) – New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has canceled a debate Sunday against Republican Chele Farley because of a labor dispute involving the cable TV stations that were set to air it. Gillibrand, a Democrat running for re-election [...]

5 things to watch for in final Wisconsin US Senate debate

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin and Republican challenger Leah Vukmir meet Friday night for the third and final debate before the Nov. 6 election. With Baldwin leading in the polls , the debate at the Marquette [...]