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The federal General Services Administration plans to convert a warehouse in McAllen, Texas, into a processing center for unaccompanied children who try to enter the United States, according to a building permit issued by that city.
A U.S. Marine Corps reservist jailed in Mexico for almost three months is said to be upbeat and healthy, according to two U.S. lawmakers who visited Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi over the weekend.
Robin Washington says 50 years after the tragic civil rights murders in Mississippi, history is repeating itself
Roberta Kaplan, who successfully argued the Supreme Court case against DOMA on behalf of Edie Windsor, said her strategy was to concentrate on telling Edie and Thea's great love story.
Erik Neilson and Charis Kubrin say the Supreme Court should chill the trend of prosecutors using rap lyrics to prejudice juries
Sally Kohn says escalating violence in Central America is driving unaccompanied children to cross the U.S. border.
Paul Begala: Democrats have long included aristocratic populists like FDR, JFK; voters won't be put off by the relative wealth of Hillary Clinton, long a tireless advocate for working people.
Mel Robbins says stricter gun control won't stop the next mass shooter, but changing the laws on holding the mentally unstable for treatment just might.
A year is a long time on Mars -- 687 days. That's how long Curiosity has been roving the red planet.
The U.S. government's "no fly" list violates constitutional protections by depriving travelers a meaningful way to have their names removed, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday.
The Pennsylvania minister who was defrocked for officiating his son's same-sex wedding was reinstated Tuesday by the United Methodist Church.
Aaron Hernandez was destined to be a football superstar and was already one of the NFL's most promising tight ends.
The Archdiocese of Seattle has settled 30 claims of sexual abuse that were filed against the archdiocese and members of the Christian Brothers religious order, the archdiocese announced Tuesday.
In horse racing, there's the trifecta. In entertainment, there's the EGOT for winners of the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards. Maybe in the future there will be something called the Seacrest -- for holding down hosting gigs with all four major American broadcasters.
A U.S. Navy sailor died Monday after a parachute training jump went wrong in the Southern California desert, an official said.