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Trump Still Pushing for "Chain Migration" Limits

When the U.S. government approved Ricardo Magpantay, his wife and young children to immigrate to America from the Philippines, it was 1991. By the time a visa was available, it was 2005, and his children could not come with him because they were now adults. More than a decade later, his children are still waiting.…

U.S. Women's Hockey Team To Play For Gold

The Americans played their way back into the only women's hockey game that matters: a showdown with Canada for the Olympic gold medal. The Americans are back in the title game for a third straight Olympics after shutting out Finland 5-0 on Monday in the semifinals. They will face their archrival on Thursday, and the…

Trump Supports Efforts To Strengthen Federal Gun Background Checks

President Donald Trump offered support Monday for an effort to strengthen the federal gun background check system as he hunkered down at his private Florida golf course just 40 miles from last week's deadly school shooting. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president spoke on Friday to Sen. John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, about…

More Olympic Medals Handed Out, U.S. Left Off Podium

Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu won gold on Day 8 of the Pyeongchang Games, becoming the first man to repeat as Olympic champion since Dick Button. American Nathan Chen didn't make the podium Saturday but redeemed himself after a disastrous short program with a historic free skate. Lizzy Yarnold won her second consecutive gold medal…

FBI Admits They Didn't Act on Tip About Florida School Gunman

The FBI received a specific report last month that the suspect in the Florida school shooting had a "desire to kill" and access to guns and could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate the tip, the agency said Friday. A person who was close to Nikolas Cruz called the FBI's tip line…

Russians Indicted for U.S. Election Meddling

Thirteen Russians and three Russian companies were charged Friday with an elaborate plot to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election through social media propaganda aimed at helping Republican Donald Trump and harming the prospects of his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, prosecutors announced Friday. The indictment, brought by the office of special counsel Robert Mueller,…

Mitt Romney Announces Utah Senate Run

Former presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is running for a Utah Senate seat, officially launching his political comeback attempt Friday by praising his adopted home state as a model for an acrimonious national government in Washington. Having been one of the Republican Party's fiercest internal critics of President Donald Trump, Romney didn't mention the administration or…

Thousands Attend Vigil For Shooting Victims

At least 1,000 people attended a candlelight vigil near the school Thursday night, some openly sobbing as the victims' names were read aloud. At one point, people began chanting, ``No more guns! No more guns!'' Some held flowers. Others held signs asking for action, including gun control, against school violence. ``Kids don't need guns. No…

American Skater Zhou Becomes 1st to Land Quad Lutz in Olympics

Vincent Zhou became the first figure skater to land a quad lutz in Olympic competition when the 17-year-old American hit the four-rotation jump leading into a triple toeloop to open his short program. Two other skaters are trying the quad lutz in the short program. More will try in the free skate. Zhou first landed…