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June 26, 2019

Twitter Users Blast Meghan McCain For Making Detention Centers Issue About Her Father

Meghan McCain cited her father to criticize comparison of migrant detention centers to torture facilities in Tuesday's episode of The View.
June 26, 2019

Alabama Auto Dealer Gives Away Guns, Bibles and Flags for Each Vehicle Sold

An automobile dealership in Alabama has promised to give away a 12-gauge shotgun, an American flag and a Bible for the purchase of any new or used vehicle on the lot through the end of July.
June 26, 2019

‘You’re Gonna Rot in Jail’: Meghan McCain Hits Back at Michael Avenatti

It took all of 15 minutes for Meghan McCain to reply to a Twitter insult from attorney Michael Avenatti on Tuesday.
June 26, 2019

Trump Isn’t Sure If He Ever Spoke to CBP Head, Despite Agency Accused of Inhumane Child Treatment

Within hours of the head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) resigning, President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday he had never before spoken with Acting Commissioner John Sanders.
June 26, 2019

Possible final result of Trump-Xi assembly: A truce in commerce conflict

WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses are bracing for a painful escalation in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.
June 26, 2019

Meghan McCain Ridiculed for Saying ‘Hanoi Hilton’ Was Real ‘Torture Facility,’ Unlike Migrant Detention Centers

The View co-host Meghan McCain demanded doctors, politicians and human rights activists stop comparing migrant detention centers to "torture facilities," saying her late father's experience in Vietnam's so-called "Hanoi Hilton" truly embodied the term.
June 26, 2019

The MBTA and Charlie Baker have introduced a plan to finish enhancements extra rapidly. Here’s what to know.

After the Red Line derailment earlier this month, causing delays that went days beyond the actual event and sparking politicians to take to social media to demand action , Gov. Charlie Baker and state transportation officials announced Tuesday that the MBTA will now work through a new “acceleration plan.”
June 26, 2019

Trump Admin Sends 100 Children Back to ‘Unconscionable’ Border Facility As CBP Says They Don’t Want Kids There

About 100 young migrant children have been moved back to a detention center near El, Paso, Texas, that independent inspectors have called "unconscionable," according to a Customs and Border Protection official.
June 26, 2019

Jared Kushner Ignores Israeli Occupation As He Unveils Palestinian Development Plan

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner arrived in Bahrain on Tuesday to lay out his vision for the economic development of Palestinian communities, part of his long-touted Middle East peace plan.
June 26, 2019

AP Exclusive: Imprisoned supercop’s escape from Venezuela

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the last rays of sunlight faded into the Caribbean Sea, political fugitive Iván Simonovis was speeding toward an island rendezvous with freedom.