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R. Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Illinois, court records show. The indictment could not immediately be obtained, so it was not clear what the charges are for, however, prosecutors are scheduled to hold a news conference later in the day. The charges come after a series of public…

WASHINGTON — House Democrats Friday announced their plan to try to block President Donald Trump’s unprecedented national emergency to build a border wall. Texas Rep. Joaquin Castro introduced the legislation to terminate Trump’s national emergency. While it is expected to pass easily through the Democrat-controlled House, it still faces an uncertain future: It will go…

A Virginia elementary school principal has apologized to parents after students were instructed to play a Black History Month “game” where they pretended to be runaway slaves navigating the Underground Railroad as they encountered obstacles. The gym class activity at Madison’s Trust Elementary School in Ashburn, Virginia, spurred sharp criticism from the community, and prompted…