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The Law Israel Used to Keep Omar and Tlaib Out

Israel’s decision on Thursday to bar two American Democratic congresswomen, Representatives Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, from visiting the country rests on a law passed just two years ago. Aimed at Israel’s critics, [...]

Democrats seek to keep financial aid for college students convicted of marijuana possession

College students convicted of marijuana possession would be able to continue receiving financial aid under federal legislation proposed Friday in the House of Representatives. Introduced by Rep. Bill Foster, Illinois Democrat, the Second Chance [...]

This North Korea Nuclear Deal Would Halt New Weapons but Initially Keep Arsenal Intact

SEOUL, South Korea — From a seemingly fanciful tweet to a historic step into North Korean territory, President Trump’s largely improvised third meeting on Sunday with Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, was a masterpiece of drama, [...]

‘Keep America Great’ makes the crowd go wild

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AP Photos: Hong Kong activists vow to keep up pressure

HONG KONG (AP) – Hong Kong activists who clashed with police in some of the territory’s biggest violence are vowing to keep protesting an extradition bill that has become a lightning rod for concerns over Chinese control and eroding [...]

William Barr forms task force to keep guns from domestic abusers

Attorney General William P. Barr has formed a task force aimed at keeping guns out of the hands of domestic abuses, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday. The working group is comprised of nine U.S. attorneys who will look at loopholes [...]

USOC seeks to keep pregnant athletes from losing insurance

DENVER (AP) – The U.S. Olympic Committee says it is working on reforms to prevent athletes from losing health insurance coverage when they become pregnant. Three senators wrote to USOC CEO Sarah Hirshland on Wednesday, asking her to provide [...]

Why Trump’s Stonewalling Legal Strategy Will Keep Failing

Renato Mariotti is the Legal Affairs Columnist for POLITICO Magazine. He is a former federal prosecutor and host of the “On Topic” podcast. */ ]]> In the space of three days this week, two federal judges ruled decisively in favor [...]

EU, US urge Albania’s opposition to keep protests peaceful

TIRANA, Albania (AP) – Albanian opposition supporters marched in another anti-government protest Saturday to demand the prime minister’s resignation as the European Union and the U.S. warned them to avoid violence and to hold talks [...]

News Analysis: A Strange Symbiosis: Why Israel and Gaza Keep Fighting Brief Battles

“From a Hamas point of view, it is better to have a government like we have than a more moderate one that aspires to advance the peace process,” said Celine Touboul, a Gaza expert at Israel’s Economic Cooperation Foundation. “Because [...]