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|Obama: 'Are we a nation that accepts the cruelty of ripping children from their parents' arms?'
Former President Barack Obama weighed in Wednesday on the Trump administration’s controversial “zero-tolerance” immigration policy that has resulted in thousands of children being separated from their families at the U.S. southern border.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 3:17 PM
|Airlines Tell Trump Administration Not To Use Their Flights To Separate Families
Several major airlines have asked the government to stop using their flights
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 3:07 PM
|Pelosi On Trump's Separation Of Migrant Kids: ‘Come Near Our Cubs, You Got A Problem’
Democratic lawmakers gathered Thursday to discuss the Trump administration's
POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 6:18 PM
|Fmr. US Ambassador to Mexico talks immigration crisis
Roberta Jacobson, former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, joins Andrea Mitchell, clinical psychologist Dr. Alfonso Mercado, and MSNBC’s Jacob Soboroff to discuss the Zero Tolerance Policy.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 7:31 AM
|South Sudan president Kiir departs for Ethiopia ahead of peace talks
South Sudan President Salva Kiir left the capital on Wednesday and headed to Ethiopia ahead of a planned meeting with his rival and rebel leader Riek Machar ahead of planned talks to try to negotiate an end to a five-year-old civil war, an official said. "IGAD has decided to call face-to-face dialogue between our president and Riek Machar on outstanding issues," Awut Deng, a senior member of Kiir's delegation, said before departing, referring to the regional East African bloc.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 7:29 AM
|Remains of Civil War soldiers found in pit of severed limbs
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Researchers have discovered the remains of two Civil War soldiers buried among a batch of severed limbs on a northern Virginia battlefield.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 4:39 PM
|Texas Investigators Identify 'Little Jacob,' Whose Body Washed Ashore 8 Months Ago, and Arrest His Mother
The 4-year-old's body washed up on a Texas beach eight months ago.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 1:06 PM
|ABC News Apologizes After Huge Mistake On Chyron About Paul Manafort
ABC News apologized on Wednesday for briefly airing an erroneous graphic
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 10:16 PM
|Killing dogs for meat illegal, rules S. Korean court
A South Korean court has ruled the killing of dogs for meat is illegal, in a landmark decision that animal rights activists said Thursday could pave the way to outlawing eating canines. Despite no specific ban, authorities have invoked hygiene regulations or animal protection laws that ban cruel slaughter methods to crack down on dog farms and restaurants ahead of international events such as the Pyeongchang Olympics. Animal rights group Care last year filed complaints against a dog farm operator in Bucheon, accusing him of "killing animals without proper reasons" and violating building and hygiene regulations, and prosecutors later charged him.
POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 2:45 AM
|Trump Says North Korea Sent Remains Of 200 Soldiers Back
Trump Says North Korea Sent Remains Of 200 Soldiers Back
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 11:24 PM