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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of U.S. combat troops leaving South Vietnam and the beginning of the end to the United States’ direct military involvement in the Vietnam War. The withdrawal of U.S. troops was one of the key provisions of the Paris Peace treaty signed in January 1973 by the […]

Growing number of Chinese migrants seek asylum at U.S.-Mexico border  NBC News Source link

Comment on this story Comment The Biden administration is preparing for China to lash out in response to next week’s highly anticipated meeting in California between Taiwan’s president, Tsai Ing-wen, and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R), who would become the highest-ranking U.S. official to meet with a Taiwanese leader on American soil.

(CNN) US citizens who are sponsoring family members to come to the United States are seeking to intervene in a case over a key immigration program that’s been challenged in court by several Republican-led states. At the center of the case is the so-called humanitarian parole program that provides a way for migrants from Nicaragua, […]

(CNN) Astronaut Frank Rubio traveled to the International Space Station on September 21, 2022, for what he thought would be a six-month mission. But he’ll wind up staying in space for over a year — breaking the record for the longest mission conducted by a US astronaut. Rubio will return to Earth aboard a Russian […]

Key facts: The latest available data pertinent to this claim covers 2020 and 2021. As of this writing, there is no data available for 2022 and 2023. The claim that guns were the leading cause of death for U.S. children in 2020 and 2021 is true only if the selected age range is 1-19 years […]

Remember Elián González? As a 5-year-old the Cuban native made world headlines when his mother, her boyfriend and about a dozen others fled the island to the U.S. on a small fishing boat latched to inner tubes.  González was rescued off the shores of Florida by fishermen . . .

The United States Senate has voted to repeal the legal authorisation for the 2003 war in Iraq, a move hailed by critics who have long called for legislators to address the legal architecture of Washington’s post-September 11, 2001, “war on terror”. The move on Wednesday, which came just more than a week after the 20th […]

Some progressive US lawmakers – led by Jamaal Bowman and Bernie Sanders – are spearheading what activists are calling an unprecedented effort to call on the Biden administration to investigate if Israel is using American weapons to commit human rights violations against Palestinians In a letter drafted to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and President […]

As tech fan favorite TikTok continues to face harsh criticism from the U.S. government over security concerns due to its Chinese ownership, it’s also facing increasing pressure to completely divest from its Chinese-based parent company ByteDance. Earlier this month, the Biden administration threatened to ban the app in the U.S. if ByteDance did not sell […]

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