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Updated: November 21, 2020 | 10:31 pm

Judge throws out Trump bid to stop Pa. vote certification

In his ruling, the judge said the Trump campaign presented ‚Äústrained legal arguments without merit and speculative accusations … unsupported by evidence.”

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press and Colleen Long/The Associated Press

US takes step to require DNA samples from asylum-seekers

The Justice Department on Monday issued amended regulations that would mandate DNA collection for almost all migrants who cross between official entry points and are held even temporarily.

By Colleen Long/The Associated Press

Acting Homeland Security secretary stepping down

Kevin McAleenan, a career civil servant, is stepping down as acting Homeland Security secretary after six months on the job.

By Colleen Long/The Associated Press

President Trump sought Australia’s help on Russia probe origins at AG Barr’s request

The revelation underscores the extent to which Trump remains consumed by special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation
By Michael Balsamo/The Associated Press and Colleen Long/The Associated Press