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BERLIN | Germany sees notable drop in asylum applications in 2018

BERLIN— The German government anticipates a drop in asylum applications in 2018, even including the thousands of babies born to recent migrants. The Bild newspaper reported Sunday on a preliminary report it obtained showing about 166,000 asylum applications will have been filed by year’s end, including 30,000 babies born to migrants in Germany. That’s down … Continue reading BERLIN | Germany sees notable drop in asylum applications in 2018

Babies born in withdrawal new complication in opioid cases

The expansive court case seeking to hold drugmakers responsible for the nation’s opioid crisis has a new complication: How does it deal with claims covering the thousands of babies born addicted to the drugs? Attorneys representing the children and their guardians want their claims separated from the federal case in Cleveland that involves hundreds of … Continue reading Babies born in withdrawal new complication in opioid cases

TOPEKA, Kan | Kobach echoes Trump on citizenship issue in hot Kansas race

TOPEKA, Kan.  — Republican candidate Kris Kobach on Wednesday echoed President Donald Trump’s assertion that Trump can deny U.S. citizenship to babies born to parents living in the country illegally, intensifying a focus on immigration in the final days of a close Kansas governor’s race. Kobach, the Kansas secretary of state, is Trump’s biggest political … Continue reading TOPEKA, Kan | Kobach echoes Trump on citizenship issue in hot Kansas race

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence discusses changing birthright citizenship

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s effort to end birthright citizenship (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence says potentially changing birthright citizenship is part of the Trump administration’s broad look at U.S. laws that draw people into the country illegally. Pence said Tuesday the administration is looking at action that … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence discusses changing birthright citizenship

WASHINGTON  | The Latest: White House has debated birthright citizenship

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s effort to end birthright citizenship (all times local): 9:35 a.m. A person familiar with internal White House debate says the topic of birthright citizenship has come up various times over at least the last year. President Donald Trump tells “Axios on HBO” he wants to end birthright … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | The Latest: White House has debated birthright citizenship