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A federal appeals court has ruled that a pregnant, undocumented teenage girl being held by immigration authorities in Texas has a right to an abortion, but the judges further delayed her ability to get one, determining that the government does not ne...

In order to protect white supremacist Richard Spencer’s right to troll the University of Florida, state officials assembled a small army — one that came with a hefty price tag to taxpayers. Hundreds of officers from the University of Flor...

Stakes are set to be raised in the tense standoff between Turkey and the European Union with a proposed cut in funding to Turkey in preparation for the country to join the European Union. On Thursday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for the cu...

For one night only on Friday, advocates, musicians, and a comedianne hostess will hold a music festival in Adelanto, California, the site of the largest immigrant detention center in the state. Headlined by the R&B musician Miguel and emceed by c...

Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders asked the White House press corps not to do their jobs — question power — on Friday afternoon, saying that debating with a four-star general was “highly inappropriate.” The comment was the culmin...

In an interview published Friday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt told Time that he doesn’t spend time with “polluters,” even though almost all of his meetings since taking over as the nation’s top environment...

Following Richard Spencer’s Thursday talk at the University of Florida, a trio of Spencer’s supporters opened fire just outside Gainesville, Fla., during an altercation with those opposing Spencer’s presence. According to a statement from the G...