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Seventeen people dead after teargas set off in Venezuelan nightclub

Seventeen people dead after teargas set off in Venezuelan nightclub

He also said seven people have been arrested, including the owner of the club and the person who is believed to have launched the explosive device. The minister told state television that about 500 people rushed to the exit when the tear gas grenade was set off.


Top Homeland Security Republican Demands End To Family Separations

Top Homeland Security Republican Demands End To Family Separations

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the National Sheriffs' Association not to believe the press regarding the Trump administration's immigrant child separation policy. "There is no law that says the Administration has to rip children from their families". Asked if the recordings, along with pictures and more that have emerged in recent days, are an unintended outcome of the administration's approach, she said, "I think that they reflect the focus of those who post such ...


President Trump announces formation of Space Force

President Trump announces formation of Space Force

That proposal was the brainchild of Reps. Trump has previously spoken about creating a space force , but this is the first concrete move, at least publicly, in that direction. "The president proposes, but Congress disposes", pointed out Doug Loverro, former deputy assistant secretary of defense for space policy and an adviser to congressional committees.


GOP lawmakers decry family separations as White House defends policy

GOP lawmakers decry family separations as White House defends policy

SANDERS: It's a moral policy to follow and enforce the law. "Hey Brian, I know you want to get some more TV time", Sanders interjected, "but that's not what this is about". Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., tweeted Thursday that he told a constituent that, “I am asking the White House to keep families together as much as we can.”.


USA lawmakers, Melania Trump call for end to migrant family separations

USA lawmakers, Melania Trump call for end to migrant family separations

Speaking at a women's event in NY, the former secretary of state said President Trump's claim that breaking apart adults and their children who enter the us illegally is a law instilled by Democrats is "an outright lie". He called the situation at the border a "crisis" and stressed that while Trump does not like the conditions reported at some detention centers, the law needs to be enforced.


Democrats Blast Nielsen's Family Separation 'Lie' as Outrage Intensifies

Democrats Blast Nielsen's Family Separation 'Lie' as Outrage Intensifies

She tweeted on Sunday that the DHS doesn't "have a policy of separating families at the border". Earlier on Monday, Nielsen defended the Trump administration's immigration policy, saying, "We will not apologize for the job we do, or for the job law enforcement does for doing the job that the American people expect us to do".