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The new rule would potentially deny green cards to immigrants who use of public benefits like Medicaid or food stamps.
Crime
Alex Friedmann has spent years working to improve prison conditions for incarcerated people. He now faces two felony charges.
Religion
The pontiff smacked a woman’s arm after she grabbed him during a walkabout on New Year’s Eve. He used his first address of 2020 to say sorry.
Politics
Prosecutors have charged Grafton E. Thomas with five counts of obstructing the free exercise of religious beliefs for an attack on an Orthodox Jewish community in Monsey.

Politics
"Ivanka’s portfolio only covers photobombing and lots of vacations," said one wag.
U.S. News
Gov. Jared Polis pardoned five people, including Ingrid Encalada Latorre, who has spent years living in churches to avoid deportation.
U.S. News
“She went on to make a number of derogatory statements about Latinos to the investigators,” said the police chief in Clive, Iowa.
Politics
After a weeklong investigation, the U.S. military academy found that they were playing the "circle game" even before cameras were recording.
Crime
Adolfo Martinez, 30, was sentenced for the hate crime, harassment and reckless use of fire.
Crime
Family and friends wonder if race ― David Josiah Lawson was a Black student in a very white rural area ― has played a factor.
Media
The Fox News host rekindled his xenophobic smears in an interview with The Atlantic.
Impact
While the rich can drill wells and keep swimming pools filled, poorer residents line up for water and struggle to survive.
Politics
The immigrants in a Mississippi detention center said they wait more than a month for doctor appointments, even if they have serious health issues.
Politics
People without permanent housing are subject to an increasing number of laws that are nearly impossible for them to obey.
U.S. News
Seth Barron told the Fox News host that Ocasio-Cortez's district is "one of the least American districts in the country."
Politics
New legislation from Reps. Jesús “Chuy” García, Ayanna Pressley and more would decriminalize border crossings and limit the “prison-to-deportation” pipeline.
U.S. News
The memorial was unveiled on Sunday, the 64th anniversary of Parks' refusal to give up her bus seat for a white man.
Politics
Scott Warren says his religious beliefs compelled him to provide water to migrants who are suffering in the desert along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Politics
A new report shows the Trump administration was prepared to separate 26,000 children from their parents, despite knowing it couldn't keep track of them.
Politics
But Republicans have been largely silent after leaked emails showed his embrace of white nationalist ideology.