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Trump and Schumer End Private Talks with ‘Progress’ but No Deal

A senior White House official gave a less-sunny summary of the meeting, suggesting it was “cordial” but that a lengthy list of obstacles still remains. Mr. Trump, who headed into the situation room for a briefing soon after the meeting, was alone in the room with Mr. Schumer and their chiefs of staff. Senator John…

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Supreme Court to Consider Challenge to Trump’s Latest Travel Ban

The restrictions vary in their details, but for the most part, citizens of the countries are forbidden from emigrating to the United States and many of them are barred from working, studying or vacationing here. In December, in a sign that the Supreme Court may be more receptive to upholding the September order, the court…

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Trump appointee resigns over comments

Image copyright CNCS Image caption Carl Higbie was the external affairs chief at an agency which runs volunteer groups A government official appointed by US President Donald Trump has resigned after racist and sexist comments he made were uncovered. Carl Higbie was the external affairs chief at the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS)…

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Sotomayor at work after health scare

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor was diagnosed as a child with Type 1 diabetes, which she now controls through a combination of synthetic insulin injections, glucose tablets and regular checks of her blood sugar. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo Paramedics were called to the Washington home of Justice Sonia Sotomayor Friday morning, but a Supreme Court…

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