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Trump Meets Kim Jong Un, Steps Into North Korea

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| President Trump greeted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarized Zone that separates the two Koreas. He briefly stepped over into North Korea, a first for a sitting U.S. president.

How The Fight Over The Census Citizenship Question Could Rage On

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President Trump threatened to delay next year's constitutionally mandated head count hours after the Supreme Court ruled to keep a citizenship question off 2020 census forms for now.

Federal Judge Rules Against Border Wall Construction With Military Funds

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The administration had intended to transfer Defense Department funds intended for anti-drug activities. The judge ruled Friday in a lawsuit against the switch filed by the Sierra Club and others.

Disney Heiress Calls For Wealth Tax: 'We Have To Draw A Line'

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Abigail Disney is among the superrich speaking out against income inequality. When Disney workers told her they were rationing insulin and sleeping in cars, she says, she felt an indescribable rage.

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Woman Indicted For Manslaughter After Death Of Her Fetus, May Avoid Prosecution

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The district attorney overseeing the Alabama case called the incident a tragedy and said she is deliberating whether to move forward with prosecution, reduce the charge or drop it altogether.

Major Police Body Camera Manufacturer Rejects Facial Recognition Software

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Axon announced Thursday that it will ban the technology because it is not reliable enough for law enforcement, especially when it comes to identifying women and people of color.

Who’s Visiting Immigrant Detainees At The Adelanto Detention Center?

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California’s largest immigrant detention center is out of sight, out of mind for most angelenos, but not all.

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Supreme Court Leaves Citizenship Question Blocked For Now From 2020 Census

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The decision comes more than a year after the Trump administration announced plans to include on forms for the national head count the question, "Is this person a citizen of the United States?"

Asylum Officers: Trump's 'Remain In Mexico' Policy Is Against 'Moral Fabric' Of U.S.

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The labor union representing asylum officers claims the policy formally known as the Migrant Protection Protocols is a "widespread violation" of international and domestic law.