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DHS: More than 600K visitors overstayed visas in 2016

DHS: More than 600K visitors overstayed visas in 2016

Illegal overstays, meanwhile, easily top that number now, according to the new statistics. Libya, a country of special interest because of terrorism concerns, saw 43 percent of its students refuse to leave on time, while a staggering 75 percent of students from Eritrea broke the terms of their deal, the report said .


Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn

Chris Christie: I warned Trump about Flynn

Flynn resigned from his role as National Security Adviser in the Trump Administration after it was revealed that, contrary to his initial statements, he had discussed sanctions in a December phone call with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak.


Trump Makes Historic Trip to Western Wall in Jerusalem

Trump Makes Historic Trip to Western Wall in Jerusalem

Israeli Ambassador to Washington Ron Dermer reaffirmed Israel's "full confidence in our intelligence sharing relationship" after the bombshell revelation. Trump will meet Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday in the West Bank. During the news conference, Rivlin also said he has "great expectations" for the visit.



Texas Senate attaches voucher plan to school finance fix

The bill now goes before the House a third time for a procedural vote as early as Monday and will then return to the Senate, which will vote either to accept the House's changes or request a conference committee to iron out differences. "Gov. Abbott's hope is that the House and the Senate will agree on a measure that, at a minimum, protects the privacy of students in locker rooms and restrooms, and he will continue to work with members of both chambers to achieve that goal", said John Wittman, ...


Vaughn rallies to win NCAA women's golf title

Vaughn rallies to win NCAA women's golf title

MSU finished the national championships 74-over par 938 (317-317-304) and in 19th place in the 24-team field. Kupcho tied for second with Leona Maguire, the Irish Olympian at Duke and the world's No. Then, Michaela Finn was below the green on the 17th and took two chips to get on the green for her double bogey. Kupcho was in command of her game for most of Monday's round, and after making a birdie on the ninth hole was at 2 under for the tournament.


President Trump: Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

President Trump: Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

Over the weekend, jubilant young voters celebrated Rouhani's victory in the streets, looking forward to fresh cooperation and expanded business ties with the West - and with the U.S. Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in the Center for Middle East Policy, noted that Saudi Arabia is a "police state" among the "most repressive" of free speech in the Middle East.