California’s attorney general said he was working with officials from at least six other states and would be filing a lawsuit “imminently.” Some critics have seized on recent comments by President Trump as proof that he did not need to declare an emergency. “I could do the wall over a longer period of time,” he said last week.
The bombing last week that killed 40 paramilitary officers — the deadliest attack in decades in the strife-torn Himalayan region — could mark a turning point in Kashmir, where an insurgency against Indian rule has waxed and waned since 1989.
Hundreds of babies were born to European citizens who went to fight for the Islamic State. Now that the caliphate has collapsed and the planned U.S. withdrawal from Syria has compounded regional instability, grandparents across Europe are pushing to save children who in some cases they have seen only in photos.
Next week’s election is seen as critical for a city where “there’s no place we can call safe.” Candidates have seemed to tread a fine line between supporting the police and responding to communities that harbor distrust.
The Kinneys married in Washington, D.C., in 1874. Then, they were arrested back home in Virginia for violating the state’s laws. They fought the ruling in higher and higher courts, but never won the right to stay married in their home state.