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Almost 60,000 Haitians allowed to stay in US only until 2019
The Trump administration says it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation in 2010.
Trump silent on Moore amid sexual misconduct allegations
President Trump has had no comment on Roy Moore while his press secretary said the White House's position is "the people of Alabama should make a determination on who their next senator should be."
Correction: Myanmar-Foreign Ministers story
In a Nov. 20 story from Naypyitaw, Myanmar, The Associated Press wrongly transcribed remarks by State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi at a meeting of foreign ministers. According to an official transcript of the speech released a day later, Suu Kyi said: "Conflicts around the world are giving rise to
Myanmar treatment of Rohingya called apartheid in new report
Amnesty International says Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims amounts to "dehumanizing apartheid," raising questions about what those who've fled a violent military crackdown would face if they returned home
US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians
The Trump administration says it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation
Prosecutor: San Francisco shooter played 'Russian roulette'
A prosecutor argued that a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that set off a national debate over immigration policy deliberately shot a gun at people to play his "own secret version of Russian roulette"
The Latest: California pier killing case heading to jurors
Jurors hearing the trial of a Mexican national accused to shooting a woman on a San Francisco pier are expected to get the case Tuesday as lawyers for both sides made their closing arguments
Another conservative leads Kansas governor race after crisis
After long budget crisis under GOP, another conservative leads race for Kansas governor
10 Things to Know for Today
Among 10 Things to Know: Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies at 83; Zimbabwe's Mugabe passes deadline to resign; now faces impeachment; In AP Interview, Scaramucci sees future role as aide to Trump
Suu Kyi blames world conflicts partly on illegal immigration
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism, as her country faces accusations of violently pushing out hundreds of thousands of unwanted Rohingya Muslims