Flags to fly at half-staff for Patriot Day

A proclamation from the White House has ordered flags to fly at half-staff all day Wednesday in recognition of Patriot Day. Patriot Day was created...

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention....

Former Mexican military doctor receives sentence in drug smuggling case

A former Mexican military doctor was sentenced in connection with a drug smuggling case, according to a news release from the Southern District of...

Walmart pulls violent game displays; no change on gun sales

Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at one of its stores in...

Trump faces protests as he visits Dayton, El Paso

DAYTON, Ohio — Protesters greeted President Donald Trump's arrival in Dayton Wednesday, blaming his incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions in the...

Democrats: Trump should demand Senate vote on gun bill

WASHINGTON — If President Donald Trump is serious about strengthening gun laws in the wake of two mass shootings, he should demand that Senate...

Trump vows action after shootings, but gives few details

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday condemned weekend shootings in Texas and Ohio as barbaric crimes "against all humanity" and called for bipartisan...

9 killed in Ohio in second US mass shooting within 24 hours

BY DAN SEWELL AND JOHN MINCHILLO DAYTON, Ohio — A gunman wearing body armor and carrying extra magazines opened fire in a popular nightlife area...

Trump encourages Republicans to back bipartisan budget bill

WASHINGTON — Buoyed by the strongest endorsement yet by President Donald Trump, the House on Thursday took up a bipartisan budget and debt deal...

New designation set for expedited deportation of ‘certain aliens’

Acting Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday a new designation for expedited deportation that “applies to certain...