Report: Justice Department probing civil rights violations in Texas’ border mission

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating potential civil rights violations in Texas’ multibillion-dollar border security mission that has given the National GuardRead More

New report details missed chances to stop Uvalde shooting

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A police officer armed with a rifle watched the gunman in the Uvalde elementary school massacre walk toward the campus butRead More

Democrats frustrated by party’s response to abortion ruling

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — As Sen. Michael Bennet sought to encourage a small crowd of fellow Democrats not to give up the fight for abortion rights,Read More

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In light of EPA court ruling, new focus on states’ power

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court limited the power of the federal government to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants. ButRead More

Contraception demand up after Roe reversal, doctors say

(CNN) — In the days since the US Supreme Court issued its ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization and overturned Roe v. Wade,Read More

Canada is the first country to ratify Finland and Sweden’s accession to join NATO

OTTAWA (CTV Network) — Canada became the first country to ratify Finland and Sweden’s accession protocols to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), PrimeRead More

Federal appeals court to hear arguments on future of DACA

(CNN) — A federal appeals court in New Orleans will hear arguments Wednesday on the legality of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program,Read More

Judge throws out Trump-era rollbacks on endangered species

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday threw out a host of actions by the Trump administration to roll back protections for endangered orRead More

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Feds settle suit alleging abuse by men detained after 9/11

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department settled a decades-old lawsuit on Tuesday filed by a group of men who were rounded up by the governmentRead More

South Dakota governor defends state’s abortion ‘trigger’ ban when asked if 10-year-old should be forced to give birth

(CNN) — South Dakota Republican Gov. Kristi Noem on Sunday defended her state’s abortion ban, which includes an exception when the pregnant person’s life is atRead More