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Federal Immigration Agents Separated More Migrant Children Than Previously Thought

Before family separation became an official and controversial policy of the Trump administration, federal immigration agents separated "thousands" of migrant children from their parents.

Vice President Pence looks on as now-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., argues with President Trump during a meeting in the Oval Office last month. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Trump Postpones Pelosi Trip To War Zone After She Postpones State Of The Union

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Thanx Dub Sublime
I Will Possess Your Heart Death Cab for Cutie
My Kind of Woman [Instrumental] [Instrumental] Mac DeMarco
High Skalpel
Coffee Cold Galt MacDermot

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Beloved Poet Mary Oliver, Who Believed Poetry 'Mustn't Be Fancy,' Dies At 83

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Pick Up the Pieces The Average White Band
Clap Back Ja Rule
Outside the Box 40 winks

President Trump called for a beefing up of existing defenses, such as the Aegis ashore system pictured. In addition, he called for research into new advanced concepts. Mark Wright/Missile Defense Agency hide caption

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Trump Unveils Ambitious Missile Defense Plans

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(L-R): David March, Thomas Gaffney and Joseph Walsh appear at a pre-trial hearing in Chicago in October 2018. Zbigniew Bzdak/AP hide caption

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Chicago Cops Found Not Guilty Of Cover-Up In Laquan McDonald Shooting Case

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Sailing the Solar Flares Dirtwire
Hot In The Shade Poolside
BornAgain Fushou.
Little Secrets [Hey Champ Remix] Passion Pit

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Federal Immigration Agents Separated More Migrant Children Than Previously Thought

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#Mindcontrol Hot Sugar
Shoulder Kiss Freddie Joachim
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Teenage Diver Finds Tons Of Golf Balls Rotting Off California

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