Month: June 2019

Neighbor convicted in political official’s slaying

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) – A neighbor has been convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a Republican official outside Philadelphia almost two years ago. Jurors in Chester County deliberated for almost 10 hours Thursday before convicting …

Advocates seek quick release of migrant kids detained in US

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Immigrant advocates have filed legal documents to try to force the administration of President Donald Trump to quickly release immigrant children from a Florida detention center. The advocates accuse the administration of violating a…

Cory Booker to striking fast-food workers: ‘This fight against McDonald’s is an American fight’

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker on Saturday joined a demonstration by striking McDonald’s workers here who are demanding a $15 minimum wage.” This fight against McDonald’s is an American fight,” Mr. Booker to…