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SAN DIEGO (AP) — New government figures show people arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net in its push to expel people in the U.S. illegally.

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President Donald Trump on Friday proposed barring people younger than 21 from purchasing assault-style guns like the one Nikolas Cruz, 19, legally purchased to allegedly kill 17 people at a Florida high school on Feb. 14.

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HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says that leading up to and during Hurricane Harvey it "worked diligently" with officials to inform the public on flooding risks from Houston reservoirs that ended up inundating thousands of homes.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A real estate developer has been charged with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians that led to approval of a massive apartment complex.

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. companies that have partnered with the National Rifle Association to offer discounts and benefits to its members have begun to distance themselves from the gun lobbying group after the latest school shooting.

PARIS (AP) — The watchdog that monitors global and illicit misuse of funds has cited North Korea as a top source of "ongoing and substantial" money laundering and terrorist financing and urged countries to close North Korean banks.

SAN DIEGO (AP) — New government figures show people arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net in its push to expel people in the U.S. illegally.

PARIS (AP) — The watchdog that monitors global and illicit misuse of funds has cited North Korea as a top source of "ongoing and substantial" money laundering and terrorist financing and urged countries to close North Korean banks.

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ADDS TO CLARIFY - IN ILLEGAL CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS TO COMMITTEES THAT SUPPORTED Real estate developer Samuel Leung, left, consults in court with his attorney Daniel V. Nixon as he faces charges of making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Los Ange…

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ADDS TO CLARIFY - IN ILLEGAL CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS TO COMMITTEES THAT SUPPORTED Real estate developer Samuel Leung appears in court as he faces charges of making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other Los Ange…

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ADDS TO CLARIFY - IN ILLEGAL CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS TO COMMITTEES THAT SUPPORTED Real estate developer Samuel Leung, left, appears in court with his attorney Daniel V. Nixon as he faces charges of making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Los Angel…

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Former Clark County Sheriff Bill Young speaks with supporters of Question 1 outside the Regional Justice Center calling on Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval and GOP state Attorney General Adam Laxalt to enact the voter-approved initiative for background checks on all gun sales, Friday, Feb. 23,…

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Former Clark County Sheriff Bill Young speaks with supporters of Question 1 outside the Regional Justice Center calling on Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval and GOP state Attorney General Adam Laxalt to enact the voter-approved initiative for background checks on all gun sales, Friday, Feb. 23,…

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — New government figures show people arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net in its push to expel people in the U.S. illegally.

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FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017 file photo, Nashville Mayor Megan Barry speaks during a news conference in her office in Nashville, Tenn. Nashville Mayor Megan Barry’s attorney said Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 that she has provided the passcode for her personal cellphone to state authorities, …

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This undated photo provided by The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office shows Nancy Moronez. Moronez, a Wisconsin woman has been charged with suffocating three babies more than 30 years ago, cases that investigators initially attributed to sudden infant death syndrome, Milwaukee prosecutors sai…

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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2017 file photo, former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn leaves federal court in Washington. On Feb. 23, 2018, Flynn was the first White House official charged in Robert Mueller’s probe. The plea on Dec. 1 to one count of lying to the FBI requires Flynn to…

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President Donald Trump on Friday proposed barring people younger than 21 from purchasing assault-style guns like the one Nikolas Cruz, 19, legally purchased to allegedly kill 17 people at a Florida high school on Feb. 14.

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FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, file photo, Dustin Snyder, 19, kisses his wife Sierra after exchanging wedding vows at the The Big Red Barn in Plant City, Fla. Dustin Snyder, who had been battling a rare form of cancer has died less than a month after marrying his high school sweethear…

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HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says that leading up to and during Hurricane Harvey it "worked diligently" with officials to inform the public on flooding risks from Houston reservoirs that ended up inundating thousands of homes.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A real estate developer has been charged with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians that led to approval of a massive apartment complex.

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. companies that have partnered with the National Rifle Association to offer discounts and benefits to its members have begun to distance themselves from the gun lobbying group after the latest school shooting.

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Republican Rep. Matt Shea speaks on the House floor in favor of a measure that would exempt lawmakers from the state's Public Records Act, on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Olympia, Wash. The House passed the measure on a 83-14 vote. (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte)

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Democratic Senate Majority Leader Sharon Nelson speaks on the Senate floor in favor of a measure that would exempt lawmakers from the state's Public Records Act, on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Olympia, Wash. The Senate passed the measure on a 41-7 vote. (AP Photo/Rachel La Corte)

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Democratic Senate Majority Leader Sharon Nelson, right, speaks with Republican Senate Minority Leader Mark Schoesler on the Senate floor, as Sen. Marko Liias stands nearby, on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Olympia, Wash. The Senate and House moved quickly to retroactively remove the legislative …

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This courtroom sketch shows former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli, left, seated next to his lawyer Ben Brafman in federal court, Friday Feb. 23, 2018 in New York. "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has appeared in court for the first time since a judge locked him up for his online antics. He hea…

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In this undated still image taken from video, Jesus Chavez Flores is shown during an interview at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Wash. A new federal lawsuit claims that Flores was beaten and placed in solitary confinement because of his role in a hunger strike at the center. The W…

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FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, a guard with The GEO Group stands in a detainee processing section of the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma, Wash., during a media tour of the facility. A new federal lawsuit filed Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcem…

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A former senior adviser on President Donald Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to charges from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. With his plea on federal conspiracy and false-statements charges, Rick Gates became the fifth person to plead guilty in the Mueller prob…

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is the latest of several U.S. governors who have been indicted on a wide variety of charges in the last century. He is the sixth governor indicted since 2000.

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FILE - In this May 5, 2017, file photo, St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner poses for a photo in St. Louis. Gardner made the announcement Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, that a grand jury had indicted Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens following an investigation launched in January 2018, a day after Gr…

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The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

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Striking teachers Michelle Myers, left, Holly O’Neil, center, and Suzanne Varner of McNinch Primary School in Moundville, W.Va. wave to passing cars outside the state Capitol in Charleston, W.Va, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. West Virginia teachers are continuing their walkout for a second day as t…

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School former student Ariana Gonzalez weeps at a cross of slain Marjory Stoneman Douglas coach Aaron Feis, on a hill honoring those killed, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Teachers and staff returned to the school, to begin to organize and prepare to we…

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School baseball coach Todd Fitz-Gerald and his sons were guests of the Houston Astros for their spring opener against the Washington Nationals on Friday as Major League Baseball honored victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Flo…

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Margarita Lasalle, a bookkeeper and Joellen Berman, a guidance data specialist look at a memorial at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after returning to the school for the first time since more than a dozen victims were killed in a mass shooting at the school, in Parkland, Fla. (Mike Sto…