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Judge won’t block US asylum restrictions at southern border

WASHINGTON — A federal judge says the Trump administration can enforce its new restrictions on asylum for people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border while lawsuits...

Immigration roundup that targeted 2,100 nets 35 arrests

WASHINGTON — An immigration enforcement operation that President Donald Trump said was part of an effort to deport "millions" of people from the United...

Nation celebrates 50th anniversary of 1st lunar footsteps

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Celebrations are in full swing across the country for the 50th anniversary of humanity's first footsteps on another world. Apollo 11's...

Iran says it seized British oil tanker in Strait of Hormuz

WASHINGTON — Iran said Friday it seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, a fresh escalation in confrontations in the strategic...

Pentagon says 2,100 more troops going to US-Mexico border

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says an additional 2,100 troops will be sent to the U.S.-Mexican border to help with security. Among them are 1,100 active-duty...

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman sentenced to life in prison

NEW YORK — The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced Wednesday to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling...

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago...

Trump moves to effectively end asylum at Southern border

BY COLLEEN LONG WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Monday it will end asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border...

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday moved to end asylum protections for most Central American migrants in a major escalation of the...

Djokovic bests Federer in 5th-set tiebreaker at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England — For nearly five tight, tense and terrific hours, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer traded the lead, playing on and on and...