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|Twitter Agog At Trump Whopper That Californians Are 'Rioting' Over Sanctuary Cities
President Donald Trump insisted Saturday at a Nevada campaign rally that
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 1:58 AM
|Thousands of caravan migrants take shelter in southern Mexico
The migrants pose a tough challenge to the Mexican government's pledge to stop the illegal travelers' plans to press ahead to the U.S. border. More than 5,100 migrants have been registered in three shelters in the Mexican border town of Ciudad Hidalgo, while another 2,000 had camped out for the night in the town's central square, said Gerardo Hernandez, head of the local government's emergency services. "So far, they're all peaceful, thank God." In a statement on Saturday night, Mexico's federal government said "nearly 900 migrants" had arrived by unauthorized means, while 640 had been processed after being allowed to cross into the country via the international border crossing on the Suchite River that divides Guatemala from Mexico.
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 12:44 AM
|The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slaying
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local):
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 12:59 AM
|The Jamal Khashoggi I knew: mentor, bridge between cultures
NEW YORK (AP) — Sitting in my suburban American kitchen, it is easy to feel that Saudi Arabia is a world away, that events at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul — as gruesome as they now seem to have been — have little to do with me.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2018 9:05 AM
|Counting under way in Afghan poll marred by deadly violence, chaos
Afghan election workers began counting votes on Saturday following a partial legislative ballot tarnished by scores of deadly militant attacks, technical glitches and administrative chaos. Nearly 170 people -- civilians and security forces -- were killed or wounded in election-related violence, official figures showed, and there are fears of more bloodshed when voting resumes Sunday in 401 polling centres. "Inevitable" problems with biometric verification devices, which were introduced at the eleventh hour, as well as missing voter registration lists and lack of staffing delayed or even prevented voting at those polling sites, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) told reporters.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2018 3:20 PM
|30 Injured in South Carolina College Party Floor Collapse
The shindig at Clemson got a little too deep.
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 12:36 PM
|Is Another Major 'Walking Dead' Character Secretly Leaving? An Investigation.
The Ricktatorship is ending, but should fans be nervous about yet another
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 10:06 PM
|Oreo Candy Canes Are Finally Hitting Shelves
Suddenly, we're SO excited for Christmas.
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 3:00 PM
|538's Nate Silver: 'It's hard to find a clear path for Democrats' to win Senate
Editor-in-Chief Nate Silver joins "This Week" with the latest FiveThirtyEight forecast for the Senate and House midterms, just over two weeks away.
POSTED OCTOBER 21, 2018 1:20 PM
|Trump will lead rally for Cruz, keeping hatchet buried
The president’s visit is also likely to invoke memories of the bitter 2016 primary fight between Cruz and Trump, one of the ugliest campaigns in recent memory.
POSTED OCTOBER 20, 2018 3:32 PM