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Dreamers in Arizona no longer eligible for cheaper in-state tuition

Arizona students covered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program can no longer receive breaks on college tuition, the state’s Supreme Court has ruled.

Trump changes tone on immigration

On Tuesday, President Trump appeared to be open to a “clean” DACA bill. By Wednesday, he seemed adamant that the wall be included in any immigration bill.

Opinion: Trump’s ignorance about immigration is stunning

On religious holidays like Christmas, Passover and Easter, most Presidents honor the occasion by sending a message of goodwill towards all Americans and then taking a break from politics.

Trump VA pick Jackson held up in Senate amid new revelations

Trump VA pick Jackson held up in Senate amid new revelationsWhite House doctor Ronny Jackson, Donald Trump's nominee to run the V.A., is being held up by the Senate as further vetting has apparently produced potentially disqualifying revelations.

One number that should worry Dreamers and their allies

In the aftermath of their abortive effort to save the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program by instigating a government shutdown, Democrats on Capitol Hill are scrambling to reload — and reassess their limited leverage — ahead of the next funding deadline, on February 8.

Rural districts are the new frontier for women running for office

Rural districts are the new frontier for women running for officeEsther Roberts stands in her friend’s field in Somers, Wis., which sits directly across the road from the massive Foxconn development site in Pleasant Prarie, WIs. At the moment when Esther Roberts decided to run for elected office, she was standing far from her home in Somers, Wisc., amid a sea of pink hats at the March for Women in Washington, D.C., in January 2017. Roberts is typical of the thousands of women who have entered the political arena in the past 18 months in the wake of Donald Trump’s election.

Second disturbing video of Syracuse frat brothers published

Second disturbing video of Syracuse frat brothers publishedA second disturbing video of Syracuse University fraternity members was published online over the weekend, as 18 students face possible expulsion for the videos showing them engaged in offensive behavior. Jericka Duncan reports.

Wardrobe whoopsies: On purpose, or an accident?

Sometimes stars want to cringe with embarrassment. Other times, they just want attention.

Judge gives Trump administration 90 days to explain move to end DACA

A federal judge condemned President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program as “unlawful,” saying its justification for doing so has been “virtually unexplained.”

Trump, Macron honor ‘joint history’ between US, France at White House state dinner

President Trump and French President Emanuel Macron toasted the Franco-American alliance at the White House Tuesday evening to mark the first state dinner of the Trump administration.