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States Rights: Administration Expected to Revoke Transgender Bathroom Guidelines

Feb 22, 2017 16

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is working on a new set of directives on the use of school bathrooms by transgender students, the White House said Tuesday. The announcement alarmed LGBT groups across

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CPS tells principals not to allow immigration officials in schools without warrant

Feb 22, 2017 17

Amid ongoing tensions over changes to U.S. immigration policy, Chicago Public Schools on Tuesday told principals not to let federal immigration authorities inside district buildings unless they have a criminal warrant. Principals were also

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More than 200 Inauguration Day agitators indicted for rioting

Feb 22, 2017 12

(UPI) — A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday indicted more than 200 people arrested during the presidential inauguration on felony rioting charges, spotlighting their intent to sabotage peaceful protests with violence

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Fake News: Texas congressman described as wishing for another 9/11 doesn’t exist

Feb 22, 2017 3

A newsy web post renounces a right-leaning U.S. House member from Texas for publicly wishing for another 9/11. Hold that grimace: The congressman doesn’t exist, and neither does the far West Texas district the

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Good Samaritans save Michigan State Police trooper from attack

Feb 22, 2017 7

Two people are being hailed as heroes for stopping to help a Michigan State Police trooper who was being attacked by two men on the side of the road. Jerry Burnham, 44, of Berrien

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Ban of ‘Assault Weapons’

Feb 22, 2017 74

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland’s ban on 45 kinds of assault weapons and its 10-round limit on gun magazines were upheld Tuesday by a federal appeals court in a decision that met with a

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Farrakhan slammed both Democrats and Trump in Detroit

Feb 22, 2017 13

Speaking to thousands gathered in Detroit on Sunday, Minister Louis Farrakhan said African-Americans shouldn’t place their faith in Democrats or Republicans, criticizing both parties for neglecting the black community. “Most of you are so

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Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., a member of the Armed Services Committee and the Judiciary Committee, responds during a TV news interview to a question about President Donald Trump's administration and ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Lindsey Graham tells world leaders that 2017 must be year of ‘kicking Russia in the ass’

Feb 21, 2017 49

MUNICH (AP) — A senior U.S. Republican senator on Sunday urged President Donald Trump to take action against Russia over allegations that Moscow interfered in the election that brought him to power. U.S. intelligence

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UPDATED: Gang member accused of killing Whittier cop had cycled in and out of jail, records show

Feb 21, 2017 21

UPDATE: The gang member accused of killing a Whittier police officer Monday has cycled in and out of jail for repeatedly violating the terms of his release, records show. Sheriff’s Homicide Capt. Steve Katz

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New DHS guidelines lay out deportation priorities

Feb 21, 2017 8

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is greatly expanding the number of people living in the U.S. illegally who are considered a priority for deportation, including people arrested for traffic violations, according to agency

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