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Trump’s immigration demands threaten DACA deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s long list of immigration demands has landed with a thud among lawmakers hopeful for a deal to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants

Decades in the making, Weinstein’s fall comes swiftly

NEW YORK (AP) — The allegations against Harvey Weinstein spanned three decades. His downfall came in three days. Source: AP

Spanish unionists find their voice in huge Barcelona rally

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish unionists in Catalonia finally found their voice on Sunday, resurrecting Spain’s flag as a symbol of patriotism after decades of it being associated with the

Trump reaches out to Democrats in bid for ‘great’ health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trying to revive health care talks, President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that he had spoken to the Senate’s Democratic leader to gauge whether the minority party was

Extra special: Indians edge Yankees 9-8 in 13, take 2-0 lead

CLEVELAND (AP) — They’ve won this season in almost every way imaginable: comebacks, walk-offs, blowouts, nail-biters. Source: AP

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group

OSLO, Norway (AP) — The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, a group of mostly young activists pushing for a global treaty

Tens of thousands have yet to submit DACA renewals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of young people eligible for renewed protection from deportation had yet to submit their applications hours before a Trump administration deadline Thursday night. The

Iraq says it has retaken northern town from Islamic State

PARIS (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister said Thursday that troops have retaken the northern town of Hawija from the Islamic State group, driving the extremists from one of their last

3 US Army special operations commandos killed in Niger

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials said three U.S. Army special operations commandos were killed Wednesday and two others were wounded when they came under fire in southwest Niger. Source: AP

AP-NORC Poll: Low marks for Trump’s Puerto Rico response

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are more likely to disapprove than approve of President Donald Trump’s handling of the Puerto Rico hurricane relief effort. Source: AP