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Trump’s McAllen visit comes as shutdown talks fall apart

CATHERINE LUCEY, LISA MASCARO and LAURIE KELLMAN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border,...

Democrats: Trump using misinformation, malice in wall debate

WASHINGTON — Top congressional Democrats said President Donald Trump "has chosen fear" in his drive to build a southern border wall and called on...

Top Texas conservative in Washington ahead of Trump speech

AUSTIN — A top Texas conservative has been called away from his duties overseeing the opening of the state's legislative session for a meeting...

Trump, Democrats taking border wall fight to prime-time TV

CATHERINE LUCEY, LISA MASCARO and JILL COLVIN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Making his case on prime-time TV, President Donald Trump is stressing humanitarian...

No. 2 Clemson uses big moments to topple top-ranked Alabama

PETE IACOBELLI | ASSOCIATED PRESS SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Clemson needed a big performance to unseat defending champion Alabama. The Tigers got plenty of them...

Trump to head to border as shutdown continues

WASHINGTON — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says President Donald Trump will be traveling to the U.S.-Mexico border on Thursday as a...

Kevin Spacey ordered to stay away from accuser

ALANNA DURKIN RICHER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NANTUCKET, Mass. — Kevin Spacey must stay away from the young man who accused him of groping him...

Some Texas lawmakers see less appetite for divisive measures

PAUL J. WEBER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AUSTIN — Texas' last legislative session ended with one lawmaker threatening to shoot another after reporting Hispanic protesters...

Man holding family hostage fatally shot by Houston police

HOUSTON — Police say a man holding another man at gunpoint was fatally shot by officers to end a six-hour standoff near Houston. Harris County...

Democrats plan more pressure on Trump to reopen government

CATHERINE LUCEY and LISA MASCARO | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — With no weekend breakthrough to end a prolonged partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump...