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In this Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 photo, Marianne Jeune, left, a Haitian immigrant staying in the U.S. through the Temporary Protected Status program, sits in her Boston home while her son Amocachy Jeune, right, stands nearby. She has worked a variety of jobs caring for the elderly, and lost her home in Haiti in the 2010 earthquake. The healthcare industry is concerned about the potential loss of thousands of workers from Haiti as President Donald Trump weighs whether to extend Temporary Protected Status for some 58,000 Haitians that have lived in the country since at least 2010. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Haitians relieved to stay in US for now, upset status to endHaitians in the US under a special status following their country's 2010 quake are relieved about Washington's 18-month extension of the program, but upset to learn that it will be the last extension
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Members of the Roy Moore campaign, Dean Young, left, Ben DuPre, center, and Stan Cooke, speak at a news conference, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Montgomery, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Moore targeted by fellow Republicans' comments in new adThe words of prominent Republicans are being used against Alabama's GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore in a campaign ad
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The Latest: Black Caucus responds to Conyers allegationsThe chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus says the organization is aware of the allegations of sexual harassment by Rep. John Conyers, and well as the Michigan Democrat's statement emphatically denying them
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This undated photo provided by the Ohio House of Representatives shows Wes Goodman. Citizens for Community Values, a leading anti-gay marriage organization, was among the Christian conservative groups that knew Goodman, a recently resigned Republican Ohio lawmaker, had extramarital sexual contact with other men. The 33-year-old Goodman resigned last week after having a sexual encounter with a man in his state office. (Ohio House of Representatives via AP)
Conservatives knew 'family values' pol had secret gay lifeThe resignation of a Christian conservative state lawmaker in Ohio has opened the floodgates on details of his secret gay life
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US warns of risk of missiles from Yemen hitting Saudi ArabiaThe United States is warning Americans traveling to Saudi Arabia about the risk of ballistic missile attacks from neighboring Yemen
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In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits the the Sungri Motor Complex in Pyeongannam-do, North Korea. The Trump administration is due to announce new sanctions on North Korea on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism in the latest push to isolate the pariah nation. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the North Korean government. The content of this image is as provided and cannot be independently verified. Korean language watermark on image as provided by source reads: "KCNA" which is the abbreviation for Korean Central News Agency. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
US slaps new sanctions on North Korean, Chinese companiesThe Trump administration has imposed new sanctions on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies in its latest push to isolate the rogue nation over its nuclear weapons development and deprive it of revenue
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The Latest: Moore campaign lashes out again at accusationsRepublican Roy Moore's campaign is lashing out again at the news media and accusations of sexual misconduct, but refusing to answer reporters' questions
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FILE - In this July 7, 2014 file photo, U.S. Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., speaks in Detroit. The longtime Michigan Congressman on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, denied settling a sexual harassment complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Michigan Rep. Conyers acknowledges sex harassment settlementLongtime Michigan Rep. John Conyers is acknowledging his office settled a harassment complaint involving a former staffer but says he "vehemently" denies the allegations against him
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President Donald Trump waves as he boards Air Force One with his son Barron Trump, as they depart Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Trump is en route to his Mar-a-Largo resort in Florida for the Thanksgiving holiday. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump, Putin discuss Syria, NKorea, more in hour-plus callPresident Donald Trump says he had a "great call" with Russian President Vladimir Putin
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San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon, right, arrives at a courthouse Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in San Francisco. Attorneys are set to begin their final arguments Monday in the trial of Jose Ines Garcia Zarate accused of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that touched off a national immigration debate. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Jury weighing fate of suspect in San Francisco pier killingThe fate of a Mexican man who fatally shot a woman on a San Francisco pier two years ago and became the poster-child of what happens to a country with weak border control is now with a jury
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President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Washington for a Thanksgiving trip to Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
'We don't need a liberal:' Trump discounts Moore accusationsPresident Donald Trump is discounting accusations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, telling voters not to support his "liberal" rival
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In this photo released by Lebanon's official government photographer Dalati Nohra, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri who resigned in a televised message on Nov. 4 from Saudi Arabia, left, meets with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, right, in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Hariri arrived in Egypt on Tuesday and went straight into talks with the Egyptian president who, together with France's leader, is reportedly trying to mediate a way out of the crisis in Lebanon that would involve rolling back Hariri's resignation. (Dalati Nohra via AP)
Lebanon's Hariri makes detour on way home, lands in CyprusLebanese PM Hariri makes detour on what was expected to be flight to Beirut and lands instead in Cyprus
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