Photo of President Donald Trump signing order ending the separation of detained immigrant parents and children

Trump Orders Halt to his Family Separation Rule

WASHINGTON — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive order halting his administration's policy of separating children from thei...
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New GOP Plan: Hold Kids & Parents Together at Border

WASHINGTON — Republicans on Capitol Hill frantically searched on Tuesday for ways to end the Trump administration's policy of separating families after illegal border crossings, with the focus shifting on a new plan to keep children in detention longer tha...
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Americans Own 46% of World’s Civilian Guns

There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands — with American men and women the dominant owners, according to a study released Monday. The Small Arms Survey sa...
Photo of meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Little to Show for U.S. From North Korea Summit

SINGAPORE — The summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un wound up in a victory of style and image over real substance. Trump, hours after his historic meeting with Kim, defended the vague final declaration in a show of bluff and bluster in whic...