|Von Spakovsky and Stimson: Crisis in immigration courts demands urgent action – here’s what to do
Speedier deportation of illegal immigrants approved Monday by the Trump administration is a good step, but more action is needed to deal with a backlog of nearly 877,000 cases in our immigration courts.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:45 PM
|Police remove passenger from American Airlines flight after allegedly handcuffing him to wheelchair
A passenger was apparently handcuffed to a wheelchair and was removed from a plane at Dallas Airport.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:44 PM
|Houston day care bus driver charged over death of 3-year-old in 113-degree vehicle
Police arrested a former Houston day care bus driver Tuesday in connection with the death of a 3-year-old boy who was found dead in a hot bus last year.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:37 PM
|Most Americans say low trust in federal government makes it difficult to solve problems
A majority of Americans believes low trust in the federal government is a hurdle to solving problems, data from Pew Research Center revealed on Monday.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:25 PM
|Fire near Idaho’s nuclear research facility prompts evacuation
A fast-moving brush fire in eastern Idaho on Tuesday prompted an evacuation of “non-essential employees” from several of the state’s nuclear research facilities.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:23 PM
|McCain clashes with Beto over 'extreme' comparison between Nuremberg and Trump rally
"View" host Meghan McCain called out former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, on Tuesday, arguing that he sounded "extreme" when he alluded to Nazis while criticizing one of President Trump's rallies in North Carolina.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:19 PM
|Russia confirms joint air patrol with China after South Korea claims airspace violation
Russia confirmed Tuesday that it had carried out its first-ever joint air patrol with China, an event which prompted South Korea and Japan to scramble fighter jets in response.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:13 PM
|Hebrew inscriptions exposed for the first time since historic synagogue was destroyed in the Holocaust
Archaeologists have uncovered 200-year-old Hebrew inscriptions at the site of the Great Synagogue of Vilna (Vilnius) in Lithuania for the first time since its destruction during the Holocaust.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:06 PM
|PolitiFact stands by AOC 'parking lot' fact-check after online mockery
The editor of the fact-checking website PolitiFact on Tuesday told Fox News she was standing by the site's widely-mocked article supposedly debunking claims that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had posed for a photo-op crying outside an "empty parking lot" near a detention facility at the southern border in 2018.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 9:03 PM
|More than 100 in Massachusetts sickened by foodborne parasite, health officials say
A foodborne parasite has sickened more than 100 people Massachusetts, state health officials said this week.
POSTED JULY 23, 2019 8:56 PM