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FROM Fred Morris
Religious Leaders vs ICE Local religious leaders around L.A. are offering refuge to Central Americans facing deportation. They say immigration authorities are violating human rights by sending them back to face deadly violence. That’s according to a Los Angeles Times story out today. And it’s not just here. Congregations across the country are pitting themselves against the federal government on this issue.
Trump says goodbye Paris Accord: What does it mean for U.S. and the planet? President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, the landmark international agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions. Trump was to renegotiate a new deal, but will that happen?
Accusations of lying fly between James Comey and White House During his testimony Thursday, former FBI Director James Comey accused President Trump and other White House officials of lying when they said the FBI was in disarray and its staff had lost confidence in him. President Trump’s lawyer said Comey was wrong -- that the president never asked for his loyalty, and never asked him to back off the investigation into former NSA director Michael Flynn.