Rudy Giluiani says FBI questioned him in leak investigation

Rudy Giuliani disclosed Tuesday that FBI agents questioned him over his October 2016 comment that "surprises" would help President Trump when the election.

The revelation, appearing in an interview with The Huffington Post, appears to confirm that the Justice Department is investigating leaks from the FBI's New York office about ...

Immigration protesters flock to Philadelphia Pence event

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Hundreds of protesters have gathered in a Philadelphia park near a hotel where Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to speak at a fundraiser for the Republican Governors Association.

Many protesters carried signs decrying the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy on migrants that has resulted in the ...

Obama often the beneficiary of Confederate cleansing in South

The push to scrub the Confederacy from the public square has resounded in favor of President Barack Obama, a Chicagoan by way of Hawaii whose name is popping up on signs and structures throughout the South.

The latest entity to be Obama'd is J.E.B. Stuart Elementary School in Richmond, Virginia, ...

Trump takes swipe at South Carolina’s Sanford in GOP meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump took a sarcastic dig at Rep. Mark Sanford, a South Carolina Republican who has been critical of the president, during a meeting on immigration with House Republicans Tuesday night. Sanford fired back later, telling The Associated Press that he found it "startling" that Trump ...

Youngest migrants held in ‘tender age’ shelters

Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to at least three "tender age" shelters in South Texas, The Associated Press has learned.

Lawyers and medical providers who have visited the Rio Grande Valley shelters described play rooms ...

Donald Trump blesses House Republicans’ immigration bill

President Trump blessed House Republicans' compromise immigration bill "1,000 percent" Tuesday, giving political cover to conservatives looking to back the bill and creating momentum ahead of a showdown vote expected this week.

He said the legislation, which grants citizenship rights to illegal immigrant "Dreamers," funds his border wall, limits the ...

200 rally in Reno against Trump immigration policy

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Protesters rallied outside the federal courthouse in Reno in opposition to the Trump administration's practice of separating families caught crossing the U.S. border illegally.

The Reno Gazette Journal reports about 200 people lined South Virginia Street in front of the federal building on Tuesday with signs ...

Canada legalizes recreational marijuana

Marijuana will soon become legal in Canada — nationwide and for any purpose.

The bill passed the Senate on Tuesday by a 52-29 vote, meaning pot will become legal at some point this summer.

According to the CBC, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will decide the exact date Canada ...

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International, including Bellagio, Aria and Mandalay Bay, were casting ballots Tuesday to decide whether to approve a new five-year contract.

The contract includes wage increases, new paid bereavement leave and stronger protections against sexual ...

The Latest: ACLU: No attorneys can get in Sheridan facility

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Latest on asylum seekers being held in a federal prison in Oregon (all times local):

4:30 p.m.

Immigration rights attorneys say they have not been allowed to meet with asylum seekers being held in a federal prison in Sheridan, Oregon.

The American Civil Liberties Union ...

Senate GOP tries to defuse Trump border crisis

Senate Republicans on Tuesday moved to end a political crisis inflicted on the party by President Trump by voicing support for an immigration bill that would end the separation of children from...

Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

Some business leaders are condemning the Trump administration's decision to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally, but it's unclear what impact - if any - they will have.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he was donating money to groups that help immigrant families get ...

Democrats divided over James Comey’s handling of Clinton probe

Democrats are deeply divided over fired FBI Director James B. Comey, with some saying he's been irreparably damaged by the new inspector general's report on his handling of the Clinton probe, and others determined to keep him viable as a weapon against President Trump.

Justice Department Inspector General Michael E. ...

Governors pull National Guard over immigration policy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - East Coast governors from both parties are turning down requests for National Guard resources in protest of a federal immigration policy that is separating children from their families.

None of the states has more than a handful of resources committed. The move is significant politically, however.

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Arizona group asks governor to speak out on migration policy

PHOENIX (AP) - About 120 people have rallied at the state Capitol to call on Gov. Doug Ducey to speak out against the U.S. government's "zero tolerance" policy on immigration that has led to the recent separation of more than 2,000 children from their parents.

The Tuesday rally was the ...