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Judges push back against 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy

Judges push back against 'zero-tolerance' immigration policy

SAN DIEGO — The 14 defendants had been charged with entering the country illegally. But there was a problem: When their cases were called in court, they could not show up because they had already been deported. U.S.
'Tonight Show' to air episode in Puerto Rico with 'Hamilton'

'Tonight Show' to air episode in Puerto Rico with 'Hamilton'

LOS ANGELES — Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" will air an episode next year from Puerto Rico including an exclusive performance with Lin-Manuel Miranda reprising his role in "Hamilton.
Removal of disputed Los Angeles school mural put on hold

Removal of disputed Los Angeles school mural put on hold

LOS ANGELES — Amid growing objections, the Los Angeles Unified School District has paused plans to paint over a campus mural of actress Ava Gardner that Koreatown activists contend resembles the Japanese imperial battle flag.
Zimbabwe inquiry finds army, police killed 6 during protest

Zimbabwe inquiry finds army, police killed 6 during protest

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwean soldiers and police used "unjustified and disproportionate" force to kill 6 people during election protests in August, according to an official report released Tuesday.
Mourinho fired by Man United with his career at crossroads

Mourinho fired by Man United with his career at crossroads

Wanted: A coach to restore Manchester United to its former status as a major force in European soccer. It was a task that proved beyond even Jose Mourinho.
Sandra Bullock's Oscars host solution: Call on random actors

Sandra Bullock's Oscars host solution: Call on random actors

NEW YORK — Sandra Bullock has an impromptu idea for how to solve the Oscars host problem, and it involves a lot of improvisation.
UK ramps up 'no-deal' Brexit preparations amid impasse

UK ramps up 'no-deal' Brexit preparations amid impasse

LONDON — Britain's government ramped up preparations Tuesday for the possibility that the country could leave the European Union in 101 days without a divorce deal — putting soldiers on standby and warning thousands of businesses and millions of hous
Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration moved Tuesday to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, and has made them illegal to possess beginning in late March.
Olivia Newton-John memoir coming out in US in 2019

Olivia Newton-John memoir coming out in US in 2019

NEW YORK — Olivia Newton-John's autobiography, released last fall in her longtime home Australia, comes out in the U.S. in 2019.
Trump signs order to create US Space Command

Trump signs order to create US Space Command

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump launched the Pentagon's new Space Command Tuesday, an effort to better organize and advance the military's vast operations in space that could cost as much as $800 million over the next five years.