WHAT'S HAPPENING: Can GOP fix immigration amid border crisis

While President Donald Trump boasts about signing an executive order that he says fixes the problem he created by forcibly separating more than 2,300 children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico bor...

Judge appears skeptical of Trump suit against California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. judge appeared skeptical of some of the Trump administration's key arguments for seeking to block three California laws intended to protect immigrants, questioning the...

Japan to cancel evacuation drills for NKorean missile threat

TOKYO (AP) — Japan plans to suspend the civilian evacuation drills it started last year while North Korea was repeatedly test-firing missiles near and over Japanese islands. Nine dri...

Trump's migrant policy: First blowback, then about-face

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a crisis of migrant children separated from their families provoked national outrage, President Donald Trump said he was powerless to act through an executive order. Five days lat...

'Great job,' says Trump: Nielsen back in good graces for now

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kirstjen Nielsen has one hard-earned presidential signing pen. President Donald Trump used the black marker Wednesday to sign an executive order halting family sepa...

Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuse

WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at a juvenile detention center in Virginia say they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in solitary confinement, left...

Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuse

WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigrant children as young as 14 housed at a juvenile detention center in Virginia say they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in solitary confinement, left...

Silent no more, Ivanka Trump thanks father for border action

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump, the presidential adviser who has billed herself as a "force for good" in the administration, remained silent for days as the firestorm over forced separations of migran...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ June 18 The Washington Post on a report that longtime Trump confidant Roger S...

The Latest: Trump returns to hardline immigration talk

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's rally in Minnesota (all times local): 7:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is returning to his hardline immi...

People donate millions to help separated families

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sparked by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations helping families separated at t...

Trump talks up his approach to trade before Minnesota rally

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — President Donald Trump is talking up the economy as holds a pre-rally roundtable in Minnesota. Trump is promoting his approach to trade as he meets with represen...

Business Highlights

___ The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is offering more than $71 billion for Fox's entertainment businesses in a counte...

Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

Peter Fonda has apologized for a late-night Twitter rant that said 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from "his mother's arms and put in a cage with pedophiles." The all-capit...

Jimmy Fallon reveals personal pain following Trump fallout

NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Fallon is opening up about the personal anguish he felt following the backlash to his now-infamous hair mussing appearance with Donald Trump. The host of "The T...