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    Black student leader claims college unsafe for women of color

    SEATTLE (AP) -- The student body president of Western Washington University said Wednesday she has received death threats involving her race and no longer feels safe on the Bellingham campus. "These attacks have threatened my sense of safety," Belina Seare, a black woman, said during a news conferen ... Read More

    Obama admin says states have no say in acceptance of Syrian refugees

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Amid a growing political controversy, the Obama administration on Wednesday reminded state officials across the country that states do not have legal authority to refuse to accept Syrian refugees. The Office of Refugee Resettlement said in a letter to state resettlement officials ... Read More

    Campus protest may bring backlash at ballot box

    Days after student and faculty protests rocked the University of Missouri, three Republican candidates for governor had something to say. "We must stand up for the First Amendment, against pampered students who are there for seven or eight years and are still complaining about their surroundings," L ... Read More

    Obama: No credible intelligence

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said there currently is no "specific and credible" intelligence indicating a terrorist plot on the United States, as he sought to reassure anxious Americans for the Thanksgiving holiday. Speaking at the White House on Wednesday, Obama said it was understanda ... Read More

    Northern Illinois University removes Bibles from campus hotel after complaint

    Guests seeking a Bible at Northern Illinois University's campus hotel now must call the front desk after a secular group complained that the sacred scripture had no place in the nightstand. Annie Laurie Gaylor, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, discovered a Bible in a drawer last ... Read More

    Trump draws thousands of supporters to Myrtle Beach Convention Center

    Donald Trump didn't waste any time Tuesday night proving that all politics is local, promising an estimated crowd of more than 5,000 at the Myrtle Beach convention center that if he's elected president, he would build Interstate 85. "I love Myrtle Beach, I've been here many times, but we've got to g ... Read More

    $35M says Hillary is a friend of Wall St.

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton wants voters to know she is no friend of Wall Street. But Wall Street has frequently been a friend to her. In the 18 months prior to announcing her second campaign for president, the front-runner for the Democratic nomination addressed private equity investo ... Read More

    ACLU brings lawsuit against governor for refusing Syrian refugees

    Gov. Mike Pence is facing a federal lawsuit that challenges his power to block Syrian refugees from resettling in Indiana. The lawsuit, filed Monday night, accuses Pence of violating the Equal Protection Clause of the Constitution by accepting refugees from other countries but not those from Syria. ... Read More

    Hillary apologizes for using term 'illegal immigrants'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says her use of the term "illegal immigrants" was a "poor choice of words" and she's pledging not to use it anymore. Clinton was asked about her use of the term to describe people who are in the U.S. illegally during a question-and-answer session Tuesday on F ... Read More

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