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Protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge will hear arguments in the first lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities Friday, April 14, 2017, in San Francisco. U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick has scheduled a hearing on Friday on San Francisco's request for a court order blocking the Trump administration from cutting off funds to any of the nation's so-called sanctuary cities. (AP Photo/Haven Daley)
April 14, 2017 - 3:10 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump's executive order withholding funding from communities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities applies to a small pot of grant money, not the hundreds of millions of dollars that cities and counties around the country say is at stake, a lawyer...
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Representative Tulsi Gabbard speaks at the standing room only Kona Town Hall Meeting Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Kealakehe Intermediate School in Kona, Hawaii. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today via AP)
April 14, 2017 - 3:09 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — ?Democrat U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard surprised and angered many when she questioned whether Syrian President Bashar Assad was responsible for a chemical attack on civilians. The attack sparked a U.S. bombing of an air base. But back home in heavily Democratic Hawaii, Gabbard still has...
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, center, stands in the middle as Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem, left, and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif shake hands after a shared press conference following their talks focused on Syria in Moscow, Russia, Friday, April 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
April 14, 2017 - 3:02 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia, Syria and Iran strongly warned the United States Friday against launching new strikes on Syria and called for an international investigation of the chemical weapons attack there that killed nearly 90 people. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who hosted his Iranian and...
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Protesters hold up signs outside a courthouse where a federal judge will hear arguments in the first lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities Friday, April 14, 2017, in San Francisco. U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick has scheduled a hearing on Friday on San Francisco's request for a court order blocking the Trump administration from cutting off funds to any of the nation's so-called sanctuary cities. (AP Photo/Haven Daley)
April 14, 2017 - 2:26 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on lawsuits filed in California over federal funding to sanctuary cities. (all times local): 11:25 a.m. An attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice says an executive order withholding funds from sanctuary cities applies to a small pot of grant money, not hundreds...
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April 14, 2017 - 2:25 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on a multiple shooting at one of Atlanta's public transit stations (all times local): 2:25 p.m. A 36-year-old man is in custody in connection with the shooting death of another man riding a Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit train and wounding of three others. MARTA police...
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April 14, 2017 - 2:25 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Delta is giving airport employees permission to offer passengers up to almost $10,000 in compensation to give up their seats on overbooked flights. Delta's move comes as United Airlines struggles to recover from images of a passenger's forced removal from a sold-out flight. In an...
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April 14, 2017 - 2:22 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Delta is giving airport employees permission to offer passengers up to almost $10,000 in compensation to give up their seats on overbooked flights. Delta's move comes as United Airlines struggles to recover from images of a passenger's forced removal from a sold-out flight. In an...
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April 14, 2017 - 2:17 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about a lawmaker apologizing for his remarks comparing Abraham Lincoln to Adolf Hitler. The apology was posted on a parody Twitter account not run by Rep. Larry Pittman. The AP
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A police officer checks the bag of a nun in the area around the ancient Colosseum a few hours ahead of the Way of the Cross procession, in Rome, Friday, April 14, 2017. Thousands of pilgrims are expected to flood the area surrounding the Colosseum to listen to the words of Pope Francis and watch the march leading to the cross. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
April 14, 2017 - 2:13 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis prostrated himself in prayer during a solemn Good Friday service in St. Peter's Basilica to recall the crucifixion of Jesus. His quiet reflection came hours before he was due at the Colosseum for the Way of the Cross procession that is being held this year under...
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In this undated Gwinnett County Police Department photo, Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni poses for an official portrait. Gwinnett County police said in an emailed statement Thursday, April 13, 2017, that Bongiovanni was fired after a new video surfaced showing him hitting a man in the face. Earlier in the day, police announced that Master Police Officer Robert McDonald had been fired after video showed him kicking the same man in the head even though the man was handcuffed on the ground. (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP)
April 14, 2017 - 1:44 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Two Georgia officers fired after they were caught on video kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop had previously arrested the same man. Gwinnett County Police on Thursday announced the firing of Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni and Master Police Officer Robert McDonald. Police said...
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