Lawmakers struggle to agree on immigration fix ahead of House votes Thursday

(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen met with House Republicans Wednesday afternoon at the Capitol to answer questions about the president’s new executive order ending... Read More

Michael Cohen resigns from Republican National Committee post

(NEW YORK) -- Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime confidant and former personal attorney, has resigned from his post as deputy finance chair of the Republican National Committee's Finance Committee, sources close to the RNC told ABC News.... Read More

Republican lawmaker in Texas heckled over border crisis

(DENTON, Texas) -- As the immigration policy looms large in the national consciousness, border-state lawmakers are feeling the pressure from constituents who are outraged that children are being separated from their parents.

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Former Trump aide mocks immigrant child with Down syndrome

(WASHINGTON) -- Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is facing backlash after he mocked the story of an immigrant girl with Down syndrome in a Fox News interview about the current administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.
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Homeland Security secretary heckled at Mexican restaurant over immigration

(WASHINGTON) -- Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen -- a fierce defender of the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy toward immigration -- was heckled by a group of protesters while eating dinner at a Mexican restaura... Read More

If I'd kept quiet, I would have been criticized: Comey on DOJ inspector general's report

(WASHINGTON) -- In his first remarks since the Justice Department's inspector general's report was released, former FBI Director Jim Comey said Tuesday he doesn't regret the way he handled the Hillary Clinton email case - despite the report's harsh c... Read More

Michael Cohen hires new lawyer in ongoing New York criminal probe

(WASHINGTON) --  Michael Cohen, the embattled former personal attorney for President Donald Trump, has hired a new lawyer as a federal investigation of him heads into a new phase, ABC News has learned.

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US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. will withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley announced Tuesday.

The decision to exit the U.N. body comes after more than a y... Read More

Trump charts immigration strategy with House GOP amid family separation uproar

(WASHINGTON) --  House Republicans leaving a meeting on with President Donald Trump Tuesday evening said he endorsed the more moderate of two immigration bills being voted on Thursday, although the White House was less definitive in its characte... Read More

President Trump digs in on false claim that crime on rise in Germany

(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump is digging in on a demonstrably false claim that the crime rate in Germany has risen as a result of refugees in that country, despite the fact that the government of Germany recently released data showing the exact opp... Read More

State Department trolled over 'traveling with kids' tips amid family separation uproar

(WASHINGTON) -- An informational State Department Facebook Live session Tuesday morning quickly prompted a barrage of mocking re... Read More