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Another top immigration official to leave Friday

Ronald Vitiello’s low-key style contrasted with that of his predecessor, Thomas Homan, a tough-talking Trump booster who regularly received praise from the president. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Students Across the World Are Protesting on Friday. Why?

What began as one student’s vigil calling for action on climate change has gone global, with school strikes planned in more than 100 countries on Friday. Here is a look at how the climate protests spread and how political leaders [...]

Senate GOP makes counteroffer to Kavanaugh accuser with Friday deadline

The Senate Judiciary Committee, chaired by Sen. Chuck Grassley (pictured), is giving Christine Blasey Ford attorney’s until the end Friday to work out terms of next week’s proposed hearing on her allegations against the Supreme Court [...]

Friday verdict for Australian filmmaker’s Cambodian trial

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) – The trial of an Australian filmmaker accused of endangering Cambodia’s national security has concluded, with the prosecution insisting that James Ricketson had engaged in journalism in order to carry out [...]

‘Furnace Friday:’ Ill-Equipped for Heat, Britain Has a Meltdown

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The monthlong heat wave has broken records, spawned wildfires and transportation delays, and has shown that the country is not prepared to cope with this weather. Source: NYT > World
Franks to resign Friday after harassment allegations
“After discussing options with my family, we came to the conclusion that the best thing for our family now would be for me to tender my previous resignation effective [...]
White House wants a tax bill by Friday
President Donald Trump had originally planned to host Republican members of the House Ways & Means Committee at the White House on Wednesday afternoon. | Win McNamee/Getty [...]
John McCain Is The Friday Hero You Needed. Put Your Feet Up And Take A Breather!
He wants regular order, and he wants it NOW. Or maybe not. After doing his part to reignite interest in the terrible Graham-Cassidy bill a few weeks back, John McCain has decided that, no, he can’t actually vote for it after all. “I cannot [...]
10 Things to Know for Friday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. WHY ‘DREAMERS’ ARE ON EDGE The fate of 800,000 young immigrants hangs in the balance as top lawmakers and Trump’s White House [...]
Texas, Russia, Uhuru Kenyatta: Your Friday Evening Briefing
“We love the Dreamers,” he said in the Oval Office after meeting with faith leaders. But as a candidate, he had pledged to terminate the program. In other White House news, the special counsel, Robert Mueller, obtained a copy [...]