Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

U.S. Sows Confusion Over How Bahamas Residents May Enter After Hurricane Dorian

Monday, September 09, 2019

The Customs and Border Protection chief said no one fleeing the destruction will be refused entry to the U.S. But he was contradicted by the Homeland Security Department and President Trump.

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In 'Talking To Strangers,' Malcolm Gladwell Explores Why It's So Hard To Do

Monday, September 09, 2019

The latest book by the author of Outliers and The Tipping Point looks at miscommunication throughout history — and finds it's really hard to know whom to believe.

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Trump Displays Altered Map Of Hurricane Dorian's Path To Include Alabama

Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Trump erroneously insisted that Alabama was in the storm's path, and Wednesday he showed a weather service map clearly altered to include the state.

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As FEC Nears Shutdown, Priorities Such As Stopping Election Interference On Hold

Friday, August 30, 2019

The campaign finance agency will be temporarily shuttered over lack of a quorum. A former FEC chair says there's a "real possibility" the agency is effectively closed through the 2020 election.

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Trump Says He's Willing To Meet Iran's, China's Leaders — But Next Steps Unclear

Monday, August 26, 2019

Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron convened a joint news conference in Biarritz, France, at the end of the G-7 gathering of global economic powers.

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Congress Mulls Ban On Chinese Trains And Buses. Oh, Come On, Builder Says

Monday, August 26, 2019

A bill would curtail cities' ability to buy transit equipment on economic and national security grounds. The manufacturer says it's all hysteria — plus there are no U.S. builders anyway.

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David Koch Dies; Conservative Billionaire Helped Reshape U.S. Politics

Friday, August 23, 2019

Koch and his brother Charles built one of the nation's largest private businesses and created a network of secretly funded organizations that attacked Democrats.

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Security Concerns Prompt Congress To Move Toward Banning Chinese Railcars

Friday, August 23, 2019

Congress has given initial approval to barring transit agencies from using federal dollars to buy Chinese-made railcars. Backers say the ban will prevent possible Chinese spying.

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New Trump Policy Would Permit Indefinite Detention Of Migrant Families, Children

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The new policy would end the Flores settlement and allow the government to hold families with children without a deadline, in a change from the way cases are handled today.

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'Serious Irregularities' At Jail Where Epstein Died, Attorney General Says

Monday, August 12, 2019

Attorney General William Barr says he was appalled by the death of Jeffrey Epstein at a New York City jail over the weekend. He blamed the correctional center for failing to "adequately secure" him.

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Careful With Those Birthday Candles, Smokey: Beloved Bear Turns 75

Friday, August 09, 2019

The longest-running public service campaign is tied to a reduction in wildfires, but in some ways Smokey's message may have worked too well. Here's how he's changed.

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Trump Blasts Dayton Leaders For 'Misrepresenting' His Visit

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Leaders in Dayton and El Paso were skeptical ahead of President Trump's visits but hoped that he would bring the communities together following mass shootings in both cities over the weekend.

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Obama Urges Americans To Reject Language That 'Feeds A Climate Of Fear'

Monday, August 05, 2019

In a rare political post-presidency statement, former President Barack Obama called for tighter gun laws after the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. "We are not helpless here," he said.

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'Hate Has No Place' In America, Trump Says After El Paso And Dayton Shootings

Monday, August 05, 2019

President Trump delivered remarks from the White House in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend, one potentially linked to white nationalism.

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Federal Communications Commission Takes Another Step To Try And Stop Robocalls

Thursday, August 01, 2019

The Federal Communications Commission took another step on Thursday in the ongoing battle to end the scourge of robocalls Americans receive. It would bar spoofed calls from overseas scammers.

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A Tale Of Two Trumps: Fiery Words For Cummings, While Hours Later Quoting MLK

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Tuesday morning highlighted the disjoint between President Trump, the political pugilist, and President Trump, the head of state of a large, diverse country.

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Trump Signs Agreement With Guatemala To Limit Asylum Seekers

Friday, July 26, 2019

The agreement comes after Trump threatened to take "very severe" action against Guatemala, possibly including tariffs and a travel ban.

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Former Supreme Court Justice Stevens Lies In Repose

Monday, July 22, 2019

Stevens, who died July 16, is lying in repose Monday in the Supreme Court's Great Hall. Several current justices as well as President Trump have paid their respects, along with members of the public.

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Trump Administration Announces Plans To Move Hundreds Of Federal Jobs Out Of D.C.

Friday, July 19, 2019

The Trump administration is moving jobs and agencies out of Washington. Officials say it's placing those agencies and employees closer to their customers, but critics say its about politics.

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Homeland Security Chief: Agency Has Made 'Significant Strides' On Border, Migrants

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan appeared before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Thursday, where Chairman Elijah Cummings said he's wondering "whether there is an empathy deficit."

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