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Sen. Lindsey Graham said that if he's selected to lead the judiciary committee, his top priority will be to push through President Trump's court nominations.

Graham likely to lead Senate Judiciary Committee

- The Washington Times

Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is poised to become the GOP point-man on the Senate Judiciary Committee, where he promises his top priority will be to push through President Trump’s court nominations.

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In this Oct. 4, 2018 photo, from left, De Colores Collective co-founders Eva Arreguin, Patricia Arreguin and Rafael Tamayo pose for a photograph at Oak Cliff Cultural Center in Dallas. The trio have been giving Latino artists and members of the LGBTQ community an opportunity to put on art shows and music events. They also produce a podcast. (Carly Geraci/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Supporters seek more attention for Dallas Latino artists

- Associated Press

A helicopter hovered above Jefferson Boulevard in Oak Cliff as protesters marched down the street holding anti-Donald Trump signs. They shouted "Whose streets? Our streets!" Dallas Police corralled them and arrested several.

FILE - This combination of Oct. 14, 2016, file booking photos provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office in Wichita, Kan., shows from left, Patrick Stein, Curtis Allen and Gavin Wright, three members of a Kansas militia group who were charged with plotting to bomb an apartment building filled with Somali immigrants in Garden City, Kan. Attorneys for the three men have asked the court to bar at sentencing any victim impact statements, arguing no one was actually hurt. Prosecutors say the men are trying to "minimize their actions and de-personalize their crimes." (Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)

Men convicted of Kansas bomb plot try to bar Somali videos

Associated Press

A federal judge is due to hear arguments about whether to allow victim impact statements from Somali immigrants at the sentencing hearing for three Kansas militia members convicted of plotting to bomb a mosque and an apartment complex where the immigrants live.

President Donald Trump answers a question from a member of the media as he leaves the White House, Saturday Nov. 17, 2018, in Washington, en route to see fire damage in California. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Will Kelly stay or won't he? Trump praises, criticizes aide

- Associated Press

President Donald Trump isn't committing to a previous pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly for the remainder of his term, part of widespread speculation about staffing changes that could soon sweep through his administration.

This combination of November 2018 photo shows Andrew Gillum, left, the Democratic candidate for governor, and  Republican candidate Ron DeSantis. On Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, Gillum ended his hard-fought campaign, just hours before counties must turn in their official results following days of recounting ballots. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon, Phelan M. Ebenhack)

In year of Democratic hopes, GOP comes out on top in Florida

- Associated Press

This was the year Florida's Democrats spoke ambitiously of ending their 20-year journey in political exile in this battleground state. Instead, election results after a tense and bruising recount showed Republicans coming out on top for governor and even picking up a U.S. Senate seat.

Musicians are silhouetted against Playa Tijuana, Mexico, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. Many of the nearly 3,000 migrants have reached the border with California. The mayor has called the migrants' arrival an "avalanche" that the city is ill-prepared to handle. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

Tijuana protesters chant 'Out!' at migrants camped in city

- Associated Press

Hundreds of Tijuana residents congregated around a monument in an affluent section of the city south of California on Sunday to protest the thousands of Central American migrants who have arrived via caravan in hopes of a new life in the U.S.

Peru says ex-president has sought asylum in Uruguay

- Associated Press

Former Peruvian President Alan Garcia has sought asylum in Uruguay's diplomatic mission hours after a judge retained his passport as part of a corruption probe.

Rick Scott leads Bill Nelson by more than 10,000 votes after recount

- Associated Press

Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott appears to have ended the lengthy political career of U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson after final official results posted on Sunday showed Scott ahead of the three-term incumbent by more than 10,000 votes.