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Prosecutors use Joe Arpaio's immigration talk against him

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:13pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

PHOENIX — Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's criminal trial opened Monday over his defiance of the courts in traffic patrols that targeted immigrants, marking the most aggressive...

Longtime Trump ally defends qualifications for housing job

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:13pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

NEW YORK — A longtime Donald Trump ally named chief of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's regional office in New York and New Jersey is defending her...

Trump and Modi exchange hugs, herald stronger US-India ties

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:12pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

WASHINGTON — Hugging outside the White House Monday, President Donald Trump and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi heralded an increasingly close strategic partnership as the...

Pharmacy boss blamed for meningitis outbreak gets 9 years

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:12pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

BOSTON — The co-owner of a pharmacy responsible for the deaths of 76 people was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison after he tearfully apologized to victims who described...

Poll: Scant global confidence in Trump on foreign affairs

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:12pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

WASHINGTON — The reviews from around the globe are in and they show scant confidence outside the United States in President Donald Trump's ability to do the right thing on...

Feds looking into Bernie Sanders' wife over real estate deal

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:11pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Federal investigators are looking into the finances behind a real estate deal for a now-defunct college put together by the wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders,...

Trump, Modi exchange hugs during Rose Garden statements

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:11pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

WASHINGTON — So much for handshakes. President Donald Trump found out Monday that India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a hugger.

Modi swooped in for two big bear hugs...

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:10pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

SEATTLE — On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision...

Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:09pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

WASHINGTON — The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama's health care law, the...

London's fire symptomatic of larger safety issues globally

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 7:09pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

LONDON — The deaths of 79 people in a London apartment tower have triggered emergency inspections, evacuations and soul searching among British officials who failed to prevent...

No immediate ruling on fate of Texas' 'sanctuary cities' law

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 6:56pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:45pm

SAN ANTONIO — A federal judge Monday questioned the reach of a new Texas "sanctuary cities" law supported by the Trump administration but that four of the nation's largest...

Brazil's crisis deepens as president accused of corruption

By The Canadian Press June 26, 2017 - 6:55pm Updated: June 26, 2017 - 7:30pm

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's attorney general formally accused President Michel Temer of corruption on Monday, making him the first sitting president in Latin America's largest...

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