2017/02/04

Airlines Again Board Travelers Barred By Travel Order, As Trump Vows To Fight Plus 4 More Stories

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Airlines Again Board Travelers Barred By Travel Order, As Trump Vows To Fight

After a stay issued Friday by a federal judge, several airlines said Saturday they would again resume service to passengers affected by the ban. President Trump decried the decision as "ridiculous."

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Transparency Advocates Fear Trump Officials Will Block Flow of Information to Public

In the campaign, Trump was a dogged advocate for accountability and disclosure. In office, his administration has shown slim inclination to embrace transparency. Open government advocates are worried.

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Trump Backers Want Ideology Test For Extreme Vetting

What could "extreme vetting" mean in practice? For some who've helped form President Trump's refugee policies, it's not about stricter security screening. It's about something else.

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National Panel Advises Judges On People Who Can't Pay Court Fees

Jurisdictions around the country are receiving guidelines that urge courts find alternatives to jail for defendants who can't pay fines linked to minor, nonviolent offenses such as traffic tickets.

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Did Iran's Ballistic Missile Test Violate A U.N. Resolution?

The U.S. has placed additional sanctions on Iran after its missile test on Sunday. The Trump administration says the test violated a U.N. resolution. Iran says it didn't. Who's right?

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