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|Trump Leaves GOP Leaders Out To Dry On Immigration
WASHINGTON ― Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and other Republican leaders thought
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:53 PM
|Saudi women prepare to get behind the wheel as driving ban comes to an end
The country announced an end to the ban on women drivers last fall, opening women-only driving schools. As of this weekend, women there will be able to drive on real roads.
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 11:58 AM
|No Narcotics In Anthony Bourdain's System When He Died: Report
Anthony Bourdain had no narcotics in his system when he killed himself this
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 3:57 PM
|Migrant Children Report Physical, Verbal Abuse In At Least 3 Federal Detention Centers
Migrant children as young as 11 years old have reported suffering physical and
POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 5:51 PM
|Portion of Kentucky bourbon warehouse collapses
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of bourbon barrels were piled in a massive heap Friday after a large section of a whiskey storage warehouse collapsed at a distillery in the heart of Kentucky bourbon country.
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 3:28 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
|An Ancient Chinese Tomb Reveals an Extinct Species of Gibbon, and a Warning
Human activity may have contributed to their extinction
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 2:12 AM
|U.S. centers force migrant children to take drugs: lawsuit
(Reuters) - Immigrant children are being routinely and forcibly given a range of psychotropic drugs at U.S. government-funded youth shelters to manage their trauma after being detained and in some cases separated from parents, according to a lawsuit. Children held at facilities such as the Shiloh Treatment Center in Texas are almost certain to be administered the drugs, irrespective of their condition, and without their parents' consent, according to the lawsuit filed by the Los Angeles-based Center for Human Rights & Constitutional Law. The Shiloh center, which specializes in services for children and youths with behavioral and emotional problems, did not respond immediately to a request for comment.
POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 2:27 PM
|Crying Girl at Border, Who Became a Symbol of Immigration Debate, Wasn't Actually Separated From Parents
A border agent at the scene claims the girl stopped crying as soon as her mother picked her up.
POSTED JUNE 22, 2018 1:37 PM
|Order on family separation offers no relief for thousands already being held
Despite a federal policy change that will affect the detention of new families caught illegally entering the country, children who’ve already been separated from their parents will remain so.
POSTED JUNE 21, 2018 2:19 PM