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Supreme Court hands Trump a victory on immigration detention

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed U.S. government authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime – potentially even years – after they have completed prison terms for criminal convictions, handing President Donald Trump a victory as he pursues hardline immigration policies.

The conservative-majority court ruled 5-4 that federal authorities could pick up such immigrants and place them into indefinite detention at any time, not just immediately after they finish their prison sentences.

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(Reporting by Lawrence Hurley; Editing by Will Dunham)


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‘Frantic in the White House’: MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough says Trump tweet spree shows his fear of impeachment

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President Donald Trump tweeted at least 70 times before the U.S. House of Representatives took up impeachment, and MSNBC's Joe Scarborough said that "frantic" activity betrayed his fear of the constitutional process.

The president tweeted out attacks on teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg and the impeachment process, in addition to dozens of retweets of Republican lawmakers and other allies, on Thursday morning before the House debated two articles of impeachment against him.

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‘It’s happening,’ declares Jeremy Corbyn as early UK election reports suggest ‘longest queues ever’

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"These images of people queuing to vote will scare the death out of the Tories. Get up, get out, and let's make history."

As Britons headed to the polls Thursday for the much-anticipated and highly consequential general election, U.K. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sounded a note of optimism in response to early reports of big crowds and long lines at polling stations across the country.

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GOP ranking member blurts out a point of order less than 30 seconds into impeachment hearing

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