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Trump declares U.S.-Mexico border emergency, Democrats object
2:43pm, 15th February, 2019

Trump declares U.S.-Mexico border emergency, Democrats object

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a violation of the U.S. Constitution.
Philadelphia beats U.S. appeal in sanctuary city case
1:18pm, 15th February, 2019

Philadelphia beats U.S. appeal in sanctuary city case

A federal appeals court said on Friday the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia for its refusal to cooperate with immigration authorities seeking to deport immigrants who are in the country illegally.
UK children walk out of lessons on climate strike
1:15pm, 15th February, 2019

UK children walk out of lessons on climate strike

Thousands of British children marched out of lessons on Friday to demand action on climate change, earning a mild rebuke from the prime minister's office for disrupting classes, but praise from the energy minister and activists.
British children walk out of lessons on climate strike
12:31pm, 15th February, 2019

British children walk out of lessons on climate strike

Thousands of British children marched out of lessons on Friday to demand action on climate change, earning a mild rebuke from the prime minister's office for disrupting classes, but praise from the energy minister and activists.
Trump says he'll declare emergency on U.S.-Mexico border
11:47am, 15th February, 2019

Trump says he'll declare emergency on U.S.-Mexico border

President Donald Trump on Friday announced he would declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, a move Democrats vowed to challenge as an unconstitutional attempt to fund his promised border wall without approval from Congress.