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Border Wall Prototypes built near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry in California in October 2017. (Photo: US Customs and Border Protection)video

Trump says military to build border wall if Democrats refuse

President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to pressure Democratic congressional leaders into supporting his demand for billions of dollars to build his promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, threatening to have the military build it "if Democrats do not give us the votes to secure our Country."

‘Guardians and War on Truth’ Time’s ‘Person of the Year’

Time magazine's 2018 person of the year are the "guardians and the war on truth."

Artificial dyes fading, but food will still get color boosts

Many companies including McDonald's and Kellogg are purging artificial colors from their foods, but don't expect your cheeseburgers or cereal to look much different.
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Neighbor: Mom screamed for help amid fire that killed 5 kids

Five children, including 1-year-old twins, died in a late-night fire that swept through an Ohio house after neighbors were awakened by a loud boom, firefighters said Monday.

US starts to withdraw troops from Trump border mission

The U.S. this week will begin withdrawing many of the active duty troops sent to the border with Mexico by President Donald Trump just before the midterm election in response to a caravan of Central American migrants, U.S. officials said Monday.

Shortlist for 2018 Time Person of the Year released

World leaders. Migrant families. A criminal investigator. A murdered journalist. A professor who accused a Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault. Student activists. A blockbuster director. An American princess.
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Nuns accused of embezzling money from Catholic school

Two nuns at a Catholic church in Southern California are suspected of embezzling up to $500,000 in school funds, allegedly using some of the money to go on trips and gamble at casinos, a spokesperson for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles told ABC News.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and President Donald Trump meet with reporters in the Oval Office on July 31, 2017. (Photo: ABC News)

Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave at year’s end

President Donald Trump says John Kelly will leave his job as chief of staff at the end of the year.
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Man who drove into crowd convicted of first-degree murder

A man who drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was convicted Friday of first-degree murder for killing a woman in an attack that inflamed long-simmering racial and political tensions across the country.

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