Trump orders creation of new military branch for outer space

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Vowing to reclaim U.S. leadership in space, President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space.
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Drivers avoiding I-35W construction put pressure on south Mpls. streets

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Children who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the U.S. sleep on mats at a facility in McAllen, Texas, where they were
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Children who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the U.S. sleep on mats at a facility in McAllen, Texas, where they were kept in large, chain-link fence cages.

Trump digs in on immigration amid family separation crisis

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Facing rising outrage from some Republicans as well as Democrats over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump dug in Monday, again falsely blaming Democrats and declaring he would keep the U.S. from becoming "a migrant camp."
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Who wants to buy Ryan Suter's sweet Wisconsin retreat?

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Former First Lady Laura Bush: We pride ourselves on being a moral nation. Child separations are not moral.

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