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A Mexican citizen gestures after climbing the border fence to take pictures of himself, in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Illegal immigrants lying in wait for Trump to lose election

- The Washington Times

If the illegal immigrants waiting in Mexico had a vote in the presidential election, they'd vote to oust President Trump, according to an immigration expert who is touring south of the border and speaking with those snared by the president's get-tough policies.

Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, right, testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, in the second public impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) ** FILE **

Ukraine opens probe of possible surveillance of ambassador

- Associated Press

Ukrainian police said Thursday they have opened an investigation into the possibility that the U.S. ambassador came under illegal surveillance by an unknown party before she was recalled from her post in May.

In this Dec. 2, 2019, file photo, Lev Parnas arrives at court in New York. Parnas, a close associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, has provided a trove of text messages and photos to the House committee leading the impeachment inquiry. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) ** FILE **

Lev Parnas, Giuliani associate: Trump had knowledge of Ukraine pressure

- Associated Press

A close associate of President Trump's personal lawyer says he delivered an ultimatum in May to the incoming president of Ukraine that no senior U.S. officials would attend his inauguration and all American aid to the war-torn country would be withheld if an investigation into Joe Biden wasn't announced.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk off the field after the national anthem before the beginning of the College Football Playoff National Championship game between LSU and Clemson, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Trump, first lady cheered at national championship game

- The Washington Times

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump were greeted with chants of "four more years" and "U.S.A.!" from a Superdome crowd of 75,000 on Monday night before the start of the college national championship football game between Clemson and Louisiana State University in New Orleans.

In this Jan. 9, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks on proposed changes to the National Environmental Policy Act, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) **FILE**

Trump misleads on Obamacare in attacking Bloomberg

- The Washington Times

Goaded by a 2020 rival, President Trump threw health care back into the spotlight Monday by falsely claiming he "saved" a popular part of Obamacare and promising to offer the best-ever health coverage if voters back him in November.

A Libyan civilian watches cars burn in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012. (Associated Press)

'Opposite of Benghazi': Obama's weak response motivated Trump's Iran strike

- The Washington Times

President Trump calls his military clash with Iran over a besieged U.S. Embassy "the opposite of Benghazi," and people close to him say it's impossible to overstate how deeply Mr. Trump was influenced by the fatal 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. facilities in Libya, and by President Barack Obama's weak response.

President Donald Trump smiles while speaking at a campaign rally, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Toledo, Ohio. (AP Photo/ Jacquelyn Martin)

ACLU ramps up spending to fight Trump

- The Washington Times

The American Civil Liberties Union has nearly quadrupled its spending on advocacy since President Trump took office and plans to ramp up its activism against the president ahead of the November elections.

President Donald Trump pumps his fist after speaking during a campaign rally at the Huntington Center, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Toledo, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

White House considering dramatic expansion of travel ban

- Associated Press

The White House is considering dramatically expanding its much-litigated travel ban to additional countries amid a renewed election-year focus on immigration by President Trump, according to six people familiar with the deliberations.

Anti-government protesters carry a big Iraqi flag and chant anti-Iran and anti-U.S. slogans during the ongoing protests in Tahrir square, Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

Trump ups Iran accusations, says 4 U.S. embassies targeted

- Associated Press

Confronted by persistent questions about his military action in the Middle East, President Trump and his top officials offered a string of fresh explanations Friday, with Trump now contending Iranian militants had planned major attacks on four U.S. embassies.

In this Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Huntington Center, in Toledo, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Trump hits Iran with new sanctions

- The Washington Times

Top Trump officials announced fresh sanctions against Iran and its leaders Friday to punish Tehran's economy and officials who launched missile attacks at U.S. military bases this week.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, walks toward the Senate after briefing members of Congress on last week's targeted killing of Iran's senior military commander Gen. Qassem Soleimani, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Iraqi PM tells U.S. to decide mechanism for troop withdrawal

- Associated Press

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi has told the U.S. secretary of state to send a delegation to Iraq tasked with formulating the mechanism for the withdrawal of U.S troops from Iraq, according to a statement released Friday.

President Donald Trump gives thumbs up before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Washington. Trump is en route to Ohio for a campaign rally. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Minnesota Supreme Court allows Trump-only GOP primary ballot

- Associated Press

The Minnesota Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a Republican candidate's attempt to join President Donald Trump on the state's primary election ballot, clearing the way for early voting to begin as scheduled late next week.

President Donald Trump smiles during a roundtable with governors on government regulations in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Wisconsin GOP omits Trump challengers from primary ballot

- Associated Press

Republicans decided Tuesday to place only President Donald Trump's name on Wisconsin's primary ballot this spring, making it a challenge for any long-shot GOP candidates to run against him in the state.

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