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White House eyeing former head of anti-immigration group for DHS job

A White House official said no final decision has been made on a replacement for the head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, adding that the timing remains in flux. | John Moore/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Mexican American group MEChA eyes name change amid furor

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – MEChA (MEH’-cha), a Mexican American student group founded 50 years ago, is considering a name change, highlighting the divisions between older and younger activists. Student leaders voted Sunday in Los Angeles [...]

Algerian media group says chief kidnapped by security forces

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) – A media company in Algeria says its owner was kidnapped by security forces and tied it to his blaming the president’s brother for alleged corruption. The television channel of the Echourouk Group reported that [...]

Beto O’Rourke ‘mortified’ over articles written as teen member of Cult of the Dead Cow hacker group

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke expressed regret Friday over writings he contributed as a teenage member of the Cult of the Dead Cow hacker group. “I’m mortified to read it now, incredibly embarrassed, but I have to take [...]

Leaked video shows Portland police making deal to hold off arrests of far-right group

A new video has surfaced that apparently shows a Portland law enforcement officer striking a deal with a far-right group leader to prevent arresting his members last June. The video is cut from Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson during a violent [...]

India bans Kashmir religious group amid sweeping crackdown

SRINAGAR, India (AP) – India has banned the largest political and religious group in Indian-controlled Kashmir in an ongoing crackdown on activists seeking the end of Indian rule in the disputed region, amid the most serious confrontation [...]

Maryland student group plans DC walkout for gun control

WASHINGTON (AP) – A student-led group in Montgomery County, Maryland, has announced plans for its second walkout for gun control. WTOP-FM reported Tuesday that Moco Students for Change plans to host another walkout on March 14 that honors [...]

Koch-funded group sending ‘DREAMers’ to lobby Congress

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – A Koch brothers-funded group is sending young immigrants to lobby Congress to push for immigration reform and money for border security initiatives. The LIBRE Initiative announced last well it is sending immigrants [...]

Activists: Blast targets al-Qaida-linked group in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) – Syrian opposition activists say a woman has blown herself up, killing two people, outside an administration office for an al-Qaida-linked group in the northern city of Idlib. The Local Coordination Committees say Tuesday’s [...]

Netflix joins MPAA lobbying group, its 1st streaming member

NEW YORK (AP) – On the same day Netflix scored its first best picture nomination from the Oscars, the steaming company is also joining the lobbying group the Motion Picture Association of America. The MPAA announced Tuesday that Netflix [...]