For days, President Trump and his top administration officials were unwilling to unilaterally reverse the separation policy. But images of young children housed in metal cages set off an international outcry that reached the White House.
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The president this week likened Hispanic immigrants to vermin, warned they would “pour into and infest our country,” and said parents crossing the southern border with their children were poised to commit crime and murder. For him, this language is not new.
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GOP Sens. Susan Collins and Richard Burr joined Democrats in rebuffing the package of cuts.
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Church officials announced that McCarrick has been credibly accused of abusing a teenager in New York decades ago — and that he had faced three earlier allegations of sexual misconduct with adults.
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