• NYPD will start using summonses, not arrests, for marijuana

    27 days ago - By Philly

    NEW YORK - Lighting up a joint in the Big Apple could lighten some wallets, but won't lead to handcuffs in most cases once New York City's revamped marijuana enforcement policy goes into effect on Labor Day weekend.
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  • This is what happens when families get separated at the US border, step by step

    This is what happens when families get separated at the US border, step by step

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump's new " zero tolerance " policy has separated thousands of children from their families at the US-Mexico border.
    The policy means children are being separated from their families upon crossing the border illegally, processed separately, and ultimately deported or released into the US without their parents.
    The administration has claimed it's separating "smugglers" posing as fake families in order to prevent human trafficking.
    See what happens after families are separated at the border, step-by-step.
    President Donald Trump's new " zero tolerance " policy has separated...
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  • This is the Trump administration's reasoning for separating families at the border

    27 days ago - By Chron

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    The Trump administration is currently under fire for its "zero tolerance" policy that's seen thousands of migrant children separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border - and its inconsistent justifications for this practice have not helped matters.
    The policy is a product of the Trump administration's hardline stance on illegal border crossings.
    This is the administration's reasoning for implementing the policy and following existing federal laws and guidelines for children who arrive at the border.
    President Donald Trump made cracking down on immigration and...
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  • Trade fears rattle Wall Street, Dow gives up 2018 gains

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday as a sharp escalation in the trade dispute between the United States and China rattled markets and put the Dow Jones Industrial Average back in negative territory for the year.
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  • Celebrities Slam Fox News' Coverage of Immigrant Border Separations

    27 days ago - By Fortune

    Coverage of the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, which has resulted in separations of undocumented parents and their children, is ramping up in America, and conservative outlet Fox News' coverage of the policy has come under fire by several celebrities who have been affiliated with the network.
    Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan and creator of Family Guy and American Dad! Seth MacFarlane said they were disgusted and embarrassed to work for a company affiliated with Fox News, which is a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox, following Tucker Carlson and Laura...
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  • This is the Trump administration's reasoning for separating families at the border

    This is the Trump administration's reasoning for separating families at the border

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Trump administration is currently under fire for its " zero tolerance " policy that's seen thousands of migrant children separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border - and its inconsistent justifications for this practice have not helped matters.
    The policy is a product of the Trump administration's hardline stance on illegal border crossings.
    This is the administration's reasoning for implementing the policy and following existing federal laws and guidelines for children who arrive at the border.
    President Donald Trump made cracking down on immigration and securing American...
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  • Entertainers who have deals with Fox are now denouncing Fox News

    27 days ago - By Fast Company

    “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane and former Fox affiliate Judd Apatow are leading the charge-and calling on other entertainers to follow suit.
    As Trump's zero-tolerance policy for immigrants increasingly becomes a flashpoint on the issue of basic morality in America, Fox News has remained a steadfast defender of this administration. One person taking exception to the network's role in providing political cover is Seth MacFarlane, who has created several shows for parent company, 20th Century Fox.
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  • Mark Zuckerberg asks Facebook users to donate to help migrant families: 'We need to end this policy right now'

    Mark Zuckerberg asks Facebook users to donate to help migrant families: 'We need to end this policy right now'

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is asking Facebook users to donate to help migrant families affect by Trump's immigration policies.
    The White House's "zero tolerance" approach has led to thousands of children being separated from their families, prompting widespread outrage.
    In a Facebook post, the 34-year-old CEO wrote: "We need to stop this policy right now."
    Other figures in the tech industry are also speaking up, with Apple CEO Tim Cook calling the measures "inhumane."
    Mark Zuckerberg is calling on Facebook users to donate to groups helping migrant families at the US border and has...
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  • The New York Times said it was going to have Stephen Miller on its podcast to explain Trump's zero tolerance policy then bizarrely backed down

    The New York Times said it was going to have Stephen Miller on its podcast to explain Trump's zero tolerance policy then bizarrely backed down

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    On Monday, The New York Times said it was going to air an interview Tuesday with White House senior adviser Stephen Miller about President Donald Trump's " zero tolerance " immigration policy.
    But o n Tuesday's episode of "The Daily", they didn't air the interview.
    Reporter Julie Davis said the White House was not "comfortable" with The Times using the audio from the interview on the podcast.
    The New York Times backed down from airing an interview with White House policy adviser Stephen Miller on its hit podcast " The Daily " on Tuesday.
    On Monday's episode, host Michael Barbaro teased...
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