Judge deals setback to key Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of the Trump administration that denies asylum to people who travel through another country to reach the Mexico border without first seeking protection in that country

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The Latest: South Carolina sounds alarm on virus infections

South Carolina’s top infectious disease expert says the state’s spike in COVID-19 cases is overwhelming the ability of health workers to track infected people

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Stonewall Jackson removed from Richmond's Monument Avenue

A massive statue of Gen. Stonewall Jackson has been removed from Richmond, Virginia's famed Monument Avenue

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Seattle police forcibly clear 'lawless' protest zone

Police on Wednesday forcibly cleared out Seattle’s “occupied” protest zone after about two weeks in a situation that had attracted the complaints of local business owners and the ire of President Donald Trump during a number of Twitter posts

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LAPD funding slashed by $150M, reducing number of officers

Los Angeles leaders have voted to slash the Police Department budget by $150 million

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Trio of former UConn greats leading social justice charge

Renee Montgomery and Tiffany Hayes appreciated what former UConn teammate Maya Moore was doing when the All-Star forward stepped away from basketball two years ago to focus on criminal justice reform

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The Latest: South Africa reports highest daily toll of cases

South Africa is reporting another record daily number of 8,124 coronavirus cases

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The Latest: US cases hit another daily record of over 50,700

The United States has reported yet another record daily number of new coronavirus infections, over 50,700 cases, according to a tally being kept by Johns Hopkins University

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The Latest: PM Johnson's father flies to Greece despite ban

The father of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing criticism for travelling to Greece despite U.K. government advice against international travel and a Greek ban on flights from Britain

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The Latest: Trump: Economy 'roaring back' after jobs report

President Donald Trump says the positive jobs report shows the U.S. economy is “roaring back” from the coronavirus

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Epstein pal arrested, accused of luring girls for sex abuse

The FBI has arrested a British socialite on charges she helped lure three girls to be sexually abused by the late financier Jeffrey Epstein

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MVP plaque presenters to discuss Landis' name on MLB trophy

The baseball organization that presents the annual MVP awards will consider whether the name of former commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis should be pulled from future plaques

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Asian shares advance following upbeat US jobs report

Stocks are higher in Asia after a report showed the U.S. job market is recovering from the wreckage of the coronavirus pandemic in the spring

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