Meanwhile, disturbing accounts of the trauma wrought by the family-separation policy keep flooding in. Among other stories on Sunday, the New York Times published a heartrending account of a Guatemalan woman who was deported before she could be reunited with her son and the AP toured a facility full in which a 4-year-old was taking care of other children. … [Read more...] about Melania Trump, Kellyanne Conway Pretend Trump Can’t Immediately Stop Family Separations
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“He had such a passion for it, and he cared. He really cared,” Rudess told the Toledo Blade. “With him being Muslim, he experienced some tough times, but he loved all. It did not matter what race, what anything. He just loved all and loved everyone.” … [Read more...] about Fallen Ohio police officer had final message for his family
The Fire and Disaster Management Agency said 49 of the dead confirmed as of Tuesday morning were from riverside towns in the Kumamoto prefecture. One person was found dead in another prefecture of Fukuoka as the heavy rain spread across the southern area. At least a dozen people are missing. … [Read more...] about Death toll from flooding in Japan rises to 50, dozen missing
The state officials questioned the government's spending on cleanup efforts and said the Energy Department and the National Nuclear Security Administration need to provide a detailed accounting of what has been appropriated and spent on environment management at the lab since 2008. … [Read more...] about Groups call for meetings as US lab preps for weapons work
In Farmville, a small town southeast of Richmond, council members voted unanimously to remove a statue of a Confederate soldier, the Farmville Herald reported. A crane arrived to take down the monument almost immediately after the conclusion of the council meeting. Officials said in a statement they were concerned about safety issues and property damage, and the statue will be stored in an off-site location. … [Read more...] about Where have statues of Confederates, and other historical figures, been removed?