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  • Few immediate consequences for child immigrants

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of immigrant children fleeing poverty and violence in Central America to cross alone into the United States can live in American cities, attend public schools and possibly work here for years without consequences. The chief reasons are an overburdened, deeply...

  • White House applauds removal of chemical weapons

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the removal of chemical weapons from Syria will ensure they'll never be used against the Syrian people, Americans or U.S. partners around the world. White House press secretary Josh Earnest is applauding the international coalition that on Monday...

  • Obama: Threat from Iraq militants could grow

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Al-Qaida-inspired militants who have violently seized territory in Iraq could grow in power and destabilize other countries in the region, President Barack Obama said. The Iraqi public will ultimately reject the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the extremist Sunni group...

  • Obama's test: Try to avoid 'mission creep' in Iraq

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama, in charting a new phase of American military engagement in Iraq, pledges that his war-weary country will not be "dragged back" into a lengthy conflict or become ensnarled in "mission creep." But recent U.S. military history is full of warning signs...



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