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Protesters wave signs and chant during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, Monday, May 15, 2017, outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Monday in Seattle over Hawaii's lawsuit challenging the travel ban, which would suspend the nation's refugee program and temporarily bar new visas for citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 15, 2017 - 5:50 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal judges on Monday peppered a lawyer for President Donald Trump with questions about whether the administration's travel ban discriminates against Muslims and zeroed in on the president's campaign statements, the second time in a week the rhetoric has faced judicial scrutiny...
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Protesters wave signs and chant during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, Monday, May 15, 2017, outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Monday in Seattle over Hawaii's lawsuit challenging the travel ban, which would suspend the nation's refugee program and temporarily bar new visas for citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 15, 2017 - 5:50 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal judges on Monday peppered a lawyer for President Donald Trump with questions about whether the administration's travel ban discriminates against Muslims and zeroed in on the president's campaign statements, the second time in a week the rhetoric has faced judicial scrutiny...
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New French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel wave to journalists at the chancellery in Berlin Monday, May 15, 2017, during the first foreign trip of Macron after his inauguration the day before. (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP)
May 15, 2017 - 4:25 pm
BERLIN (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron hit the ground running Monday on his first full day in office by naming a prime minister from the center-right and then flying to Germany, where he and Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged to work together to undertake European reforms. At home, Macron...
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New French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel wave to journalists at the chancellery in Berlin Monday, May 15, 2017, during the first foreign trip of Macron after his inauguration the day before. (Bernd von Jutrczenka/dpa via AP)
May 15, 2017 - 4:25 pm
BERLIN (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron hit the ground running Monday on his first full day in office by naming a prime minister from the center-right and then flying to Germany, where he and Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged to work together to undertake European reforms. At home, Macron...
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Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert takes the podium from White House press secretary Sean Spicer, to speak about the mass destruction offensive malware, Monday, May 15, 2017, during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 15, 2017 - 3:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser said Monday that the malware that has infected 300,000 computers in 150 countries is "in the wild," but so far has not infiltrated U.S. government systems. Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and...
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Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert takes the podium from White House press secretary Sean Spicer, to speak about the mass destruction offensive malware, Monday, May 15, 2017, during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 15, 2017 - 3:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's homeland security adviser said Monday that the malware that has infected 300,000 computers in 150 countries is "in the wild," but so far has not infiltrated U.S. government systems. Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and...
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New French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, address the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 15, 2017 during Macron's first foreign trip after his inauguration the day before. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 15, 2017 - 2:12 pm
BERLIN (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged Monday to work closely together to draw up a "road map" of reforms for the European Union, saying that they're both prepared even to implement treaty changes if needed. The two met in Berlin on Macron's first...
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New French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, address the media during a joint press conference as part of a meeting in Berlin, Germany, Monday, May 15, 2017 during Macron's first foreign trip after his inauguration the day before. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
May 15, 2017 - 2:12 pm
BERLIN (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged Monday to work closely together to draw up a "road map" of reforms for the European Union, saying that they're both prepared even to implement treaty changes if needed. The two met in Berlin on Macron's first...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015 file-pool photo, Stuart Jones speaks at a news conference at the U.S. Embassy in the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. The Trump administration is accusing the Syrian government carrying out mass killings of thousands of prisoners and burning the dead bodies in a large crematorium outside the capital. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File, Pool)
May 15, 2017 - 12:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday accused the Syrian government of carrying out mass killings of thousands of prisoners and burning the bodies in a large crematorium outside the capital. The State Department said it believed that about 50 detainees a day are being hanged at...
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In this photo taken March 17, 2017, Barron Trump, with his father President Donald Trump and mother, first lady Melania Trump, disembark from Air Force One upon arrival at Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla. First lady Melania Trump has announced that her son, Barron, will attend a private Episcopal school in Maryland beginning this fall. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
May 15, 2017 - 11:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump has announced that her son, Barron, will attend a private Episcopal school in Maryland beginning this fall. Eleven-year-old Barron is finishing the current school year at a private institution in New York. He has been living there with his mother since...
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