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APNewsBreak: Youngest migrants held in 'tender…

Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Crying children fill 'tender…

WHAT'S HAPPENING: The Associated Press has learned that babies and toddlers forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border are being sent to "tender age" shelters in South Texas

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Plans To Block Trump's CFPB…

Warren says she wants to see documents related to Kathy Kraninger's role in implementing the controversial "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

Flames sweep through barn killing 5,000 pigs

A massive barn fire in Ohio has killed about 5,000 pigs

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: AP: Youngest migrants held in 'tender age' shelters; Drawings expose sexual abuses in UAE-run prisons in Yemen, AP learns; Canada becomes second country to legalize marijuana nationwide

USDA Cyanide Trap Injures Teen, Kills Pet

An Idaho teenager is still experiencing headaches more than a year after he was poisoned by a cyanide trap government workers placed just 300 yards from his home, his family says in a lawsuit. Canyon Mansfield, 15, experienced cyanide poisoning symptoms including vomiting for weeks after he accidentally set off...

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NYC Wants To Cut Down Arrests For Smoking Pot In…

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday that most people caught smoking in public will get a ticket instead of being arrested.

'I can't live without him': Florida man slain in home attack

Authorities say a Florida man has died after three people burst into his home and began firing at his family

Homeland Security Chief Heckled in Mexican…

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, one of the main defenders of the administration's harsh border policies , decided to dine at a Mexican restaurant Tuesday night. It did not go well. Protesters entered the MXDC restaurant in Washington and confronted Nielsen and her dinner companion about the family separation policy, the...

Hearing set for California parents accused of…

Prosecutors are expected to make their case against a Southern California couple accused of starving and shackling some of their 13 children

It'll Soon Be Easier For Small Businesses To Get…

The Labor Department released a new rule that expands the way small businesses and individuals can band together to buy health insurance.

Mandalay Bay hotel in Vegas floods after water…

A water main break floods a convention center in the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas

Sailors honor Pearl Harbor survivor during one…

A Pearl Harbor survivor has said what could be his final goodbye to the site where thousands of fellow sailors and Marines died nearly eight decades ago

Fixing a massive NYC plumbing leak, 55 stories…

Big fix: New York City spending $1 billion to carve bypass around gushing leaks in massive water tunnel

More Governors Refuse To Send Troops To Border…

Seven governors are now holding back National Guard troops from the border in protest of the practice of separating migrant families.

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Florida man gets 10 years for killing friend during fight

A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting and killing his friend during a fight

Chicago teen to be sentenced in 2014 Facebook…

Chicago teenager set to be sentenced for killing another girl during a 2014 street fight that started as a Facebook feud over a boy

Convicted Republican businessman's company…

An Ohio telemarketing company whose Republican owner was convicted in a campaign finance probe has organized employees and suppliers in a retaliatory effort to bring down two prominent Democrats

Attorneys General Demand An End To Separation Of…

Twenty-one attorneys general are demanding an end to the immigration practice that separates children from their families at the border.

Florida couple charged in death of man's 6-year-old daughter

Authorities say a Florida man and his girlfriend have been charged in the death of the man's 6-year-old daughter

Opening statements in ex-New York Senate leader's…

Opening statements are set to begin on Wednesday in the retrial of ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges

Jurors to resume deliberations in Mafia boss…

Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a New England Mafia boss accused of killing a nightclub owner in 1993

Report: 2.4M US Homes At Risk Of Chronic Flooding…

A new report estimates that more than half a million people in the U.S. may have to deal with their homes chronically flooding by the year 2045.

Nation's biggest test of ranked-choice voting nears result

Maine election officials are ready to announce election results in the nation's biggest test of ranked-choice voting

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Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas ratify contract

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International approve a new five-year contract

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Among 10 Things to Know: Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution; mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers; Russia on brink of last 16 at World Cup.

Dream Jobs: Chocolate Maker

Harper Macaw is working to be a small model for positive change in the cacao supply chain.