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October 21, 2018

Police in Mexico try to stop caravan of Central American migrants determined to reach the US

Matt Gutman/ABC News(TAPACHULA, Mexico) -- A caravan of thousands of footsore Central American migrants who say they are seeking refuge from violence in their countries was moving north Sunday under the close watch of an army of Mexican federal police in riot gear. Mexican officials said federal police were staying in front of the caravan, which stretched about two miles and comprised mostly of people from Honduras and Guatemala many of whom say they are determined to reach the U.S. border 1,700..
October 21, 2018

Republicans trumpet pre-existing condition protections despite voting record

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- In the final weeks of the 2018 midterm campaign, Republican candidates across the country have released ads touting concerns about maintaining protections for people with pre-existing conditions, even as their party and the current administration have moved repeatedly to weaken the anti-pricing discrimination laws. In more than 20 competitive districts from California to North Carolina, Republicans in tight federal House and Senate races have released new televis..
October 21, 2018

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff: Trump will accept Saudi ‘crown prince’s denials’

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said he expects President Trump to ultimately accept Saudi Arabia's denials of the crown prince's involvement in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on This Week Sunday, "I think we can see where this is headed. Ultimately, the president is going to accept the crown prince’s denials, but it's hard for me to imagine that thes..
October 21, 2018

Human rights groups call for UN to investigate killing of Saudi journalist

Chris McGrath/Getty Images(ISTANBUL) -- Several of the largest human rights organizations in the world are calling for a U.N. investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The groups, including Amnesty International, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights Watch and Reporters Without Borders, called for Turkey to push the U.N. to begin an investigation into Khashoggi's death, which took place at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2. Khashoggi, a regular..