Against a notable silence on the part of many Republicans who usually defend President Trump, Democrats visited detention centers across the country to compel a change of policy and gain political advantage. White House officials dug in, but first lady Melania Trump illustrated the difficult balance by saying she “hates to see children separated from their families.”
Reforms decreed by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince are bringing unprecedented change to the lives of Saudi women, who are entering careers, starting businesses and seeking and securing divorces and child-support payments. But the changes also reveal how much ground the conservative kingdom has to cover.
The U.S.-educated Duque has pledged to ramp up the drug war and push for controversial changes in the historic peace accord with leftist guerrillas. U.S. officials see him as a reliable partner who may bring back forced coca eradication with aerial spraying, which has been banned since 2015 because of its health risks.
Hundreds of students filed lawsuits against Charlotte School of Law, alleging that it concealed the problems that led to the loss of its accreditation and deceived them into taking on huge debts to attend a floundering school.