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5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas.

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Rescue ships dock in Spain as migrant debate roils Europe

Ships in the Aquarius aid convoy docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea only to become pawns in Europe’s fight over immigration.

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Jeopardy!’ winner could get prison for sneaking into emails

A seven-time “Jeopardy!” winner, who taught history at a small Michigan college, faces up to five years in prison for sneaking into the email accounts of other professors, administrators and students.

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Police: Taxi driver who hit 8 Moscow pedestrians fell asleep

The suspect in a taxi crash near Red Square that injured two Mexican soccer fans and six other pedestrians as Russia hosts the World Cup told interrogators he fell asleep at the wheel, Moscow city police said Sunday.

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Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

Gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including two suspects, were injured.

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Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated at border

First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated at the border and hopes "both sides of the aisle" can reform the nation's immigration laws, according to a statement Sunday about the controversy over separation of immigrant parents and children at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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10 Things to Know for Today, June 18, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Giuliani says Trump could issue pardons after Russia probe

Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday the president might pardon his jailed, onetime campaign chairman and others ensnared in the Russia investigation once special counsel Robert Mueller’s work wraps up, if he believed they were treated “unfairly.”

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Protections for immigrants erode under Trump

The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress.

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Republicans risking conservative backlash over immigration

The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of the House in November.

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Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families

Nearly 2,000 minors have been separated from their families at the U.S. border over a six-week period during a crackdown on illegal entries, according to Department of Homeland Security figures obtained by The Associated Press.

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Taxi hits pedestrians near Moscow's Red Square, injuring 8

Eight people, including two from Mexico, were injured Saturday when a taxi crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk near Red Square in Moscow.

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Police say 2 Kansas deputies killed by inmate were parents

Two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were shot and killed by an inmate while transporting him between the courthouse and jail were both parents, authorities said Saturday.

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Riders plunge 34 feet, 6 injured in roller coaster derail

A roller coaster that derailed in Florida had been put out of service by state inspectors twice in the past year and a half because of problems with the ride.

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Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes' advice

Reveling in his pardon powers, President Donald Trump said Friday he's thinking "very seriously" about pardoning former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, whose conviction was already overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971.

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Ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort jailed ahead of trial

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been jailed after a federal judge revoked his house arrest over allegations of witness tampering in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.

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Trump holds chaotic news conference on White House lawn

President Donald Trump gives few news conferences, and when one came Friday it was sudden, unexpected and chaotic.

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Judge jails ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort ahead of trial

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is going to jail.

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Trump accused in lawsuit of misusing charitable foundation

New York's attorney general sued President Donald Trump and his foundation Thursday, accusing him of illegally using the charity's money to settle disputes involving his business empire and to boost his political fortunes during his run for the White House.

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Russian hopes, fears tied up in Putin's showcase World Cup

Russian President Vladimir Putin claims soccer and politics have nothing to do with each other, yet the World Cup he kicked off Thursday is about much more than sports.

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New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets

New Jersey's governor bet that the New Jersey Devils will win the Stanley Cup, while basketball legend Julius Erving bet that Philadelphia's football team will repeat as champions, placing the wagers Thursday, the day betting on professional sports became legal in the state.

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10 Things to Know for Today, June 15, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Border chief: Agent shot at close range in stable condition

The wounded U.S. Border Patrol agent who was shot this week while patrolling a remote area alone near Arizona's border with Mexico is in stable condition and good spirts, the chief of the agency in Tucson said Wednesday.

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Report on FBI actions in Clinton email case set for release

The Justice Department's internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, stepping into a political minefield while examining how a determinedly nonpartisan law enforcement agency came to be entangled in the 2016 presidential race.

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After summit, North Korea shows Trump in new light

North Koreans are getting a new look at U.S. President Donald Trump. They see him shaking hands with Kim Jong Un at their historic summit in Singapore, and even awkwardly saluting a three-star general. It's a far cry from the "dotard" label their government slapped on him last year.

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