Trump administration

In this June 17, 2018 file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the United States, sit in one of the cages at a facility in McAllen, Texas.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP, File
September 02, 2018 - 9:03 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration is under increasing pressure to speed up the reunification of immigrant families it separated at the Mexican border, following allegations three youngsters were sexually abused while in U.S. custody. The government of El Salvador said the three, ages 12 to...
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Flora Cardoni, climate defender campaign director of PennEnvironment,speaks about climate change at a rally in Logan Circle.
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Pat Loeb
August 28, 2018 - 3:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Employees of the Environmental Protection Agency's Philadelphia office defied their own agency Tuesday, leading to a rally condemning the agency's current policies. A few dozen people braved the searing noon heat to gather in Logan Circle and urge action on climate...
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A United Nations flag flutters in the wind next to the International Court of Justice in the Hague, the Netherlands, Monday Aug. 27, 2018.
AP Photo/Mike Corder
August 27, 2018 - 11:45 am
By Mike Corder, Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Iran went to the United Nations' highest court Monday in a bid to have U.S. sanctions lifted following President Donald Trump's decision earlier this year to re-impose them, calling the move "naked economic aggression." Iran filed the...
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In this June 25, 2018, file photo, a mother migrating from Honduras holds her 1-year-old child as surrendering to U.S. Border Patrol agents after illegally crossing the border near McAllen, Texas.
AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
August 27, 2018 - 9:06 am
By Thomas Beaumont and Hannah Fingerhut, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The rallying cry from some liberals to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement isn't a likely winner this election year, as a new poll finds only a quarter of Democrats support eliminating the agency that carried out...
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August 24, 2018 - 3:16 pm
By Maria Danilova WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department says it is weighing whether to allow states to use federal funds to purchase guns for schools, prompting a storm of criticism from Democratic lawmakers and educators. If approved, the plan would likely generate a lot of controversy at a...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event to salute U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
August 20, 2018 - 4:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is set to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, the Clean Power Plan that restricts greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants. A plan to be announced in coming days would give states broad...
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Thousands of union workers from up and down the East Coast gathered at Penn's Landing Wednesday afternoon to stand against the Trump administration's immigration policies.
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Justin Udo
August 15, 2018 - 7:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Labor unions are uniting in the fight over immigration. Thousands of union workers from up and down the East Coast gathered at Penn's Landing Wednesday afternoon to stand against the Trump administration's immigration policies. Thousands of union members hold a #...
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PennEnvironment Executive Director David Masur
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Steve Tawa
August 07, 2018 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Trump administration wants to weaken one of former President Obama's signature policies to combat global warming. Now local officials are jumping on a bandwagon to criticize the plan to roll back a 2012 rule that required automakers to nearly double the fuel...
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In this July 6, 2018, file photo, a container ship is docked at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong Province.
Chinatopix via AP, File
August 03, 2018 - 10:55 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
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Ivanka and Eric Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
August 02, 2018 - 4:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump on Thursday cited the separation of migrant children from their parents as a low point of her White House tenure. She said that she was "vehemently against family separation" but noted that immigration was "incredibly complex as a topic." The senior White House...
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