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Man sentenced to 15 years for Islamic State-inspired plot

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A judge has sentenced an Alabama man to 15 years in federal prison for plotting to carry out Islamic State-inspired attacks in the United States. Prosecutors say 23-year-old Aziz Ihab Sayyed of Huntsville must spend the rest of his life on probation following his release. Sayyed pleaded guilty in March to...

Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution
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Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution

President Donald Trump on Tuesday told House Republicans he is "1,000 percent" behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for a way to defuse the escalating controversy over family separations at the southern border.

Ivey says import tariffs could hurt Alabama industry
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Ivey says import tariffs could hurt Alabama industry

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Republican governor is separating herself from President Donald Trump on the issue of trade, saying import tariffs like those supported by the administration would hurt the state. Gov. Kay Ivey released a statement Monday saying import tariffs could cause retaliatory tariffs that would drive up the cost of items made...