Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says in a speech about immigration that 11 million in US illegally are not a main issue. “Our greatest compassion must be for our American citizens,” he tells a crowd in Phoenix.
Danesha Couch drew worldwide attention when she welcomed her third set of naturally conceived twins within 26 months. She’s adjusting to life with five children under the age of 3, while dealing with internet haters and planning her wedding.
Jim Wyss of the Miami Herald had the proper journalist credentials to work in Venezuela, but he was detained Wednesday by immigration authorities and put on a plane for Panama. It’s his second run-in with Venezuelan authorities since 2013.
Seeking to end confusion over his aggressive but recently muddled language on immigration, Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to remove millions of people living in the country illegally if he becomes president, warning that failure to do so would jeopardize the "well-being of the American people."
California lawmakers approved a $900 million spending package devoted to environmental programs Wednesday, hours after Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders agreed to spend nearly two-thirds of the available money generated by the state's cap on carbon pollution.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent decision to not stand during the national anthem as a way of protesting police killings of unarmed black men has drawn support and scorn far beyond sports. The Associated Press explains how "The Star-Spangled Banner" became a ritual of American public life, its complicated racial origins and how the song has been used as a form of political resistance.
Brazil's Senate on Wednesday voted to remove President Dilma Rousseff from office, the culmination of a yearlong fight that paralyzed Latin America's largest nation and exposed deep rifts among its people on everything from race relations to social spending.
The O'Keefe family invited Kaiden Wade, 9, to the Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home in Ocean Springs on Wednesday, August 31, 2016, to thank him for standing in the rain with his hand over his heart during Jerry O'Keefe's funeral procession the previous Saturday. Wade was given many mementos and tour of the funeral home, including seeing the horse-drawn hearse.
Amanda McCoySun Herald
O'Keefe family thanks little boy who stood in rain to honor Jerry O'Keefe
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Community members conduct peaceful protest in Moss Point
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