Brazilians attack Venezuelan immigrants in border town

SAO PAULO (AP) - Residents of the Brazilian border town of Pacaraima attacked Venezuelan immigrants on Saturday after a local storeowner was robbed, stabbed and beaten in an assault blamed on four migrants, authorities said.

Pacaraima, in the northern jungle state of Roraima, is a major border crossing with Venezuela, ...

The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local):

4:15 p.m.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says that the California man who was arrested by its agents as ...

Brennan: I didn’t mean that Trump committed treason

Former CIA Director John Brennan said that he didn't mean President Trump had committed treason when he called Trump's press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin "nothing short of treason."Brennan clari...

Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.

Maria del Carmen Venegas says she and her husband, Joel Arrona Lara, were driving to the hospital Wednesday when they stopped ...

Boogeywomen — GOP vilifies big-name female Dems

Republicans have made attacks on high-profile Democratic women a key part of their strategy for holding onto congressional majorities.The GOP aims to cast rank-and-file Democrats as puppets of Minority Leader Nancy...

Trump slams Brennan as ‘easily the worst’ CIA director in history

President Trump blasted former CIA Director John Brennan Saturday as "easily the worst" spy chief in U.S. history, and said he's become a "political hack" since leaving government service.

Days after revoking Mr. Brennan's security clearance, Mr. Trump said of his prominent critic, "Has anyone looked at the mistakes that ...

Schools grapple with obligations to migrants in shelters

When San Benito, Texas, school leaders learned of an influx of children to a migrant shelter in their small town near the U.S.-Mexico border, they felt obliged to help.

The superintendent reached out and agreed to send 19 bilingual teachers, mobile classrooms and hundreds of computers to make the learning ...

Donald Trump says he won’t allow social media companies to discriminate against conservatives

President Trump said Saturday his administration will fight efforts by social-media companies to silence conservatives, saying he won't allow censorship.

"Social Media is totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices," Mr. Trump tweeted. "Speaking loudly and clearly for the Trump Administration, we won't let that happen. They are closing down the opinions ...

Judge halts full DACA restart

The federal judge who had ordered the government to restart the Obama-era DACA deportation amnesty in full backed off his decision Friday and said the government does not, after all, have to begin accepting brand new applications.

Judge John D. Bates acknowledged the legal mess that's arisen around DACA and ...

Trump made ‘big mistake’ by firing former FBI director Comey: Steve Bannon

President Trump made a "big mistake" when he fired FBI boss James Comey, former White House chief strategist and senior counselor Steve Bannon said in an interview aired Friday.

A top Trump administration official at the time of Mr. Comey's termination, Mr. Bannon told MSNBC that he correctly predicted the ...