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Associated Press
January 11, 2019 - 8:23 am
by Catherine Lucey, Lisa Mascaro & Zeke Miller WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to fund his long-promised border wall, as pressure mounts to find an escape hatch from the three-week impasse that has closed parts of the government,...
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December 15, 2018 - 8:36 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France protests. Paris police say 85 people have been detained in Paris on the fifth straight weekend of protests by the "yellow vests" movement, where thousands of people converged in the French capital. Police say of those detained, 46 people have been arrested. No...
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Associated Press
December 09, 2018 - 11:22 am
by Angela Charlton PARIS (AP) — Paris tourist sites reopened, workers cleaned up broken glass and shop owners tried to put the city on its feet again Sunday, a day after running battles between "yellow vest" protesters and police that left at least 71 injured in the French capital and caused...
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September 29, 2018 - 10:45 am
By JOSEPH WILSON , Associated Press BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Catalan separatists clashed with police on Saturday in downtown Barcelona, with two arrests being made, as tensions increase before the anniversary of the Spanish region's illegal referendum on secession that ended in violent raids by...
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August 29, 2018 - 2:45 pm
By FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — Far-right protesters in Chemnitz, one giving the stiff-armed Nazi salute, hoisted a large banner showing bloodied women's faces on Monday, above the words "we're colorful until the blood flows." The message to the boisterous crowd was clear: this is...
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August 10, 2018 - 12:01 pm
By The Associated Press NFL players demonstrated during the national anthem at several preseason games Thursday night, protests that again drew a rebuke from President Donald Trump. Writing on Twitter from his New Jersey golf resort, Trump said Friday players "make a fortune doing what they love,"...
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July 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm
By COLLIN BINKLEY , Associated Press Some colleges are being pressured to cut ties with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement amid public outcries over the separation of migrant families along the nation's southern border. Northeastern University, Johns Hopkins University and Vermont's system of...
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July 11, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump will get the red carpet treatment on his brief visit to Britain beginning Thursday: Military bands at a gala dinner, lunch with the prime minister at her country residence, then tea with the queen at Windsor Castle before...
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dreamstime
July 08, 2018 - 9:02 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A group of protesters confronted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell about the Trump administration's immigration policy as he left dinner in Kentucky, in the second such incident in under a month. News outlets report the group outside Louisville's Bristol Bar & Grille...
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June 29, 2018 - 2:06 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline in Virginia has been halted to address some soil erosion problems. Officials said Friday that the suspension is expected to be temporary for the natural gas pipeline's installation. Construction will resume with approval from...
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