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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 02:54 PM EDT

Acting DHS Chief: Family Separations 'Not Worth It'

Acting DHS Chief: Family Separations 'Not Worth It'

Acting Homeland Security chief Kevin McAleenan told NBC News that separating migrant families at the U.S. southern border is "not on the table," and the policy was "not worth it" from an enforcement perspective...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 12:39 PM EDT

Biden to Announce Run for President on Thursday, Sources Say

Biden to Announce Run for President on Thursday, Sources Say

Former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to announce his candidacy for president Thursday morning with a video online, sources with direct knowledge of the planning confirmed to NBC News. Biden is scheduled...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 06:49 PM EDT

Officer Injured in Shootout With Marathon Bombers Responds to Sanders Over Controversial Remark

Officer Injured in Shootout With Marathon Bombers Responds to Sanders Over Controversial Remark

An officer injured in a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers six years ago responded to Bernie Sanders on Twitter following the presidential candidate's controversial remark during a CNN town hall in New...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 11:12 AM EDT

White House Tells Official Not to Comply With House Subpoena

White House Tells Official Not to Comply With House Subpoena

The White House has told Carl Kline, the former security specialist who approved Jared Kushner’s security clearance over the objections of career staffers, not to comply with a subpoena from the House Oversight...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 10:35 AM EDT

Biden Accuser Calls His Jokes About Touching Disrespectful

Biden Accuser Calls His Jokes About Touching Disrespectful

A Nevada Democrat who accused Joe Biden of touching her without permission says the former vice president has been "so incredibly disrespectful" by joking about the matter. Lucy Flores leveled her criticism...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 10:41 AM EDT

Democrats Divided Over Trump Impeachment

Democrats Divided Over Trump Impeachment

Democrats are divided over whether to impeach President Donald Trump for obstructing the investigation into Russia interfering in the 2016 election. Some Democrats think there's already enough evidence to...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 12:12 PM EDT

Trump to Pay State Visit to Britain, Queen in June

Trump to Pay State Visit to Britain, Queen in June

U.S. President Donald Trump will pay a three-day state visit to Britain as a guest of Queen Elizabeth II in June, Buckingham Palace announced Tuesday — more than two years after Britain extended him an...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 07:23 AM EDT

Fact Check: Mueller Interviewed Many Close to President

Fact Check: Mueller Interviewed Many Close to President

President Donald Trump is falsely suggesting that the people "closest" to him weren't called to testify before special counsel Robert Mueller and his team because investigators didn't want to hear the "good...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 04:38 PM EDT

Maryland Governor Visits NH, Considers 2020 Presidential Bid

Maryland Governor Visits NH, Considers 2020 Presidential Bid

Maryland governor Larry Hogan is visiting New Hampshire to test the waters for a 2020 Republican presidential bid. "People have asked me to give this serious consideration and I think I owe it to those...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 01:08 PM EDT

Justices Seem Ready to OK Asking Citizenship on Census

Justices Seem Ready to OK Asking Citizenship on Census

The Supreme Court's conservative majority seemed ready Tuesday to uphold the Trump administration's plan to ask about citizenship on the 2020 census , despite evidence that millions of Hispanics and immigrants...

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