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FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, an agent from the border patrol, observes near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, N.M. An 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died in government custody early Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, U.S. immigration authorities said. (AP Photo/Christian Torres, File)
December 26, 2018 - 12:56 am
HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection ordered medical checks on every child in its custody Tuesday after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an immigrant child in the agency's care this month. The death came during an ongoing dispute over border security...
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Trump Santa
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 25, 2018 - 9:53 am
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump on Christmas Eve took calls from children anxious to find out where Santa was on his gift-giving journey.
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National Christmas Tree
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
December 25, 2018 - 9:47 am
The lights were not twinkling. The toy trains were not whirring. Even the nearby bathrooms were locked.
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December 25, 2018 - 9:23 am
Both sides in the fight over President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico have given a little on the money. What they can't seem to agree on is what it should be spent on.
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LeBron James
AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File
December 24, 2018 - 4:01 pm
LeBron James is sorry for posting a lyric that referenced "Jewish money." The Los Angeles Lakers star says he simply got caught up in the music, thought the lyric was a "compliment" and offers "apologies, for sure."
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Kevin Spacey
Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
December 24, 2018 - 2:27 pm
Disgraced actor Kevin Spacey posted a bizarre video in the character of Frank Underwood on Monday -- the same day authorities said he faces a felony charge in Massachusetts for the alleged sexual assault of a teenager in Nantucket two years ago.
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Trump Wall Street
AP Photo/Seth Wenig
December 24, 2018 - 1:17 pm
U.S. stocks fell sharply Monday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 600 points and extending the market's losses after its worst week in more than seven years.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Kevin Dietsch/Pool/Sipa USA
December 24, 2018 - 9:46 am
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is up and working as she recuperates from cancer surgery.
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Donald Trump
Michael Patrick/News Sentinel
December 24, 2018 - 9:12 am
A top White House official signaled Sunday that President Donald Trump is willing to accept less money than he's been demanding to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall, but a senior congressional Democrat said that, while their own offer could be sweetened, they still will not agree to a wall.
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James Mattis
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
December 23, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Irritated with the criticism and fallout from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' resignation, President Donald Trump on Sunday pushed the Pentagon chief out the door two months earlier than planned, an acrimonious end to a tense relationship that had been eroding in recent months.
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