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DHS opens VOICE, Donald Trump's office for crimes committed by immigrants

There's no evidence, though, that immigrants are any more likely to commit crimes than native-born U.S. citizens.

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Roy Moore, Alabama judge who defied SCOTUS on gay marriage, to run for Senate

"Before we can make America great again, we've got to make America good," Moore told a crowd.
April 26, 2017

Sen. Mike Enzi says a man wearing a tutu in a bar "kind of asks" to be beat up

The Wyoming senator made the comments while speaking to a group of middle- and high-school students.
April 25, 2017

Donald Trump's sanctuary cities executive order blocked by federal judge

U.S. District Judge William Orrick said Trump's order was not "legally plausible" and unconstitutional in multiple ways.
April 25, 2017

Donald Trump proposes cutting corporate tax rate by nearly 60%

Steve Mnuchin, Trump's treasury secretary, says the huge tax cut would "pay for itself."
April 23, 2017

Jeff Sessions: If Mexico doesn't pay for wall, US could investigate Mexicans' taxes

Attorney General Jeff Sessions suggested "mostly Mexicans" are receiving invalid tax credits, and the U.S. could take them away.

April 23, 2017

Nearly 100 days in, Donald Trump's poll numbers are still terrible

Just 35% think Trump is off to a good start, according to an NBC/'WSJ' poll, and 54% stand in disapproval of his presidency.
April 22, 2017

Paul Ryan says avoiding government shutdown, not repealing Obamacare is current priority

Republicans in Congress are trying to work out a deal to replace the ACA, but don't seem to have made much progress.
April 21, 2017

Republicans want to legalize it too: Meet the conservatives fighting for marijuana reform

Marijuana isn't a red-or-blue issue anymore — and it maybe never was.
April 20, 2017

Trump Tower is flouting public space rules, NYC comptroller Scott Stringer says

Trump added 20 stories to Trump Tower with promises of public space, but Stringer says he isn't holding up his end of the deal.
April 19, 2017

Trump certifies that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal — which he had said they already violated

On the campaign trail, Trump said Iran had already violated the nuke deal — and promised to "rip it up."
April 19, 2017

Alt-right icon Richard Spencer spoke at Auburn University despite the school's fear of violent protests

"I'm willing to own slavery," Spencer told attendees, as protests raged.
April 19, 2017

'Wall Street Journal': Fox is getting ready to wash their hands of Bill O'Reilly

While O'Reilly remains on "vacation," Fox News may be preparing to cut the host loose.
April 18, 2017

Juan Manuel Montes may be the first "Dreamer" deported under Donald Trump

Montes, 23, said "I thought that if I kept my nose clean nothing would happen."

April 18, 2017

Donald Trump said he was "sending an armada" to North Korea. He lied.

Trump said he was sending a "very powerful" armada to North Korea, but it was actually going in the opposite direction.
April 18, 2017

White supremacist sued for attacking protesters says he was just following Trump's orders

White supremacist Matthew Heimbach filed a counter-suit claiming Donald Trump ordered him to assault protesters at a rally.
April 18, 2017

Calexit leader Louis Marinelli ends campaign, says he's moving to Russia

The leader of the secessionist movement wrote he has found in Russia "a new happiness."
April 17, 2017

Donald Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan on his huge power grab

Trump called Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan to congratulate him for a referendum critics say was riddled with fraud.
April 17, 2017

Donald Trump's immigration talk is scaring away even legal border crossings

Many Mexicans are scared to try crossing the border even when they are legally permitted to, 'La Reforma' reported.

April 16, 2017

Donald Trump's border wall could trap some US residents on Mexican side

Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall could leave some residents in the Rio Grande Valley on the wrong side.
April 16, 2017

Donald Trump Jr.'s poolside T-shirt is the internet's favorite new meme

Trump Jr.'s decision to rock a neon green T-shirt with the words "VERY FAKE NEWS" is turning some eyeballs.
April 15, 2017

Thousands protest outside Trump Tower for NYC's Tax Day March

"It's about what's going on with the guy who's profiting from his role as president," one protester told Mic.
April 15, 2017

MOAB bombing death toll has risen to 94, Afghan officials say

No civilian casualties of the attack have yet been reported.
April 13, 2017

North Carolina legislator Larry Pittman compares Abraham Lincoln to Adolf Hitler

Well, this is certainly something that gives Sean Spicer a run for his money.

April 12, 2017

Donald Trump is ramping up his immigration deportation force

Trump is working to put the federal government's immigration-enforcement capabilities into overdrive.
April 12, 2017

Watch Kellyanne Conway get laughed at for complaining about people who lie on TV

During an interview at the Newseum, Conway complained about TV liars — unironically.
April 12, 2017

Republican Ron Estes wins first congressional election since Trump victory, dealing blow to anti-Trump resistance

Democratic nominee James Thompson closed a massive gap with Republican Ron Estes, though fell short of a massive upset.
April 12, 2017

Donald Trump says "We're not going into Syria," but offers no further details

Trump seemed to rule out deposing Bashar al-Assad with U.S. ground troops, but offered no further clarity on his plans for Syria.