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Trump plans detailed immigration talk as questions remain

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 8:00am

Donald Trump says he'll deliver a detailed speech Wednesday on his proposal to crack down on illegal immigration — but it's anyone's guess what he will say.

On Syria, Democrats look to deflect the conversation

Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 5:00am

In his speech at the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump made six references to the conflict in Syria, pointing to the war-ravaged nation as a source of much of the world's turmoil, particularly immigration and extremism.

News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary

Bob Christie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 1:40am

A challenge to longtime U.S. Sen. John McCain leads the lists of contests drawing attention in Tuesday's Arizona primary election. Here's a look at some of the races and issues:

Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide

Rachel Zoll, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:10pm

There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and one white. They sit almost back-to-back, separated by a small park, in a hilltop historic district overlooking downtown.

Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide

Rachel Zoll, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:10pm

There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and one white. They sit almost back-to-back, separated by a small park, in a hilltop historic district overlooking downtown.

Official: US expects to reach target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees

Elise Labott and Laura Koran, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:00pm

The Obama administration expects to reach its target of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees within this fiscal year -- October 1 -- as early as Monday, according to a senior US official.

Feds urge court to uphold San Juan commissioner's trespassing conviction

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:04pm

Federal prosecutors are urging an appeals court to uphold the conviction of San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for leading an illegal ATV protest ride in a closed southern Utah canyon.

The Latest: Trump campaign plans $10M ad buy for coming week

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 9:02pm

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Politicos spar over ethics surrounding Clinton Foundation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 3:30pm

Republicans and Democrats sparred Sunday over whether Hillary Clinton crossed ethical lines during her tenure as secretary of state by talking with people outside the government who had contributed to her family's philanthropy foundation.

News Guide: McCain, Arpaio draw interest in Arizona primary

Bob Christie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 11:00am

A challenge to longtime U.S. Sen. John McCain leads the lists of contests drawing attention in Tuesday's Arizona primary election. Here's a look at some of the races and issues:

Orem resident Dan Hemmert appointed to Utah Senate

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:46am

Gov. Gary Herbert appointed Orem resident Dan Hemmert to the Utah Senate on Friday.

The Latest: Trump says society can't tolerate violence

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 3:00pm

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US: Clinton calendars won't be released until after election

Ted Bridis, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:30am

Seven months after a federal judge ordered the State Department to begin releasing monthly batches of the detailed daily schedules showing meetings by Hillary Clinton during her time as secretary of state, the government told The Associated Press it won't finish the job before Election Day.

Toomey crosses gun-rights divide in Pennsylvania Senate race

Marc Levy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:10am

Freshman U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey is the rare conservative Republican who is running for re-election with the support of leading gun-control groups, but it may not be enough to save him in Democratic-leaning Pennsylvania in this unusual election year.

Nevada becomes one of Trump's big hopes for swing state win

Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 8:12am

Russ Wheeler bears the financial scars of Nevada's lost decade, and he hopes Donald Trump can heal them.

Kaine's wife, Anne Holton, no stranger to political stage

Alan Suderman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:11am

Anne Holton first stepped into the spotlight in 1970 as a white student enrolling in a predominantly black middle school in Virginia's capital as part of a push for school integration by her father, the state's governor at the time.

Weiner, Abedin to separate after sexting revelation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:41am

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from New York.

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is leaving husband Anthony Weiner after latest sexting revelation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:30am

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is leaving husband Anthony Weiner after latest sexting revelation.

The Latest: Trump cleans up re-tweet on Clinton

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:10am

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