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Homeland Security chief John Kelly: There will be 'no mass deportations'

CARLOS BARRIA/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  Just hours after President Donald Trump described his new deportation policies as “a military operation,” Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly criticized the media for using that term and insisted there will be no "mass deportations."Kelly, along with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, is in Mexico City for a brief trip, meeting with President Enrique Pena Nieto and his Cabinet amid heightened tensions over the U.S.’s new immigration policies, heated rhetoric and insistence that Mexico will pay for a border ...

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86-year-old Georgia man donates $400K in recycling profits to charity

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) --  An 86-year-old Georgia man has donated approximately $400,000 to a local charity over the course of about 30 years, using money he received from recycling.Johnny Jennings, of Ringgold, Georgia, began recycling decades ago as a way to bond with his only child, a son named Brent Jennings. "We used to use it as time together," Brent Jennings told ABC News. "We'd walk roads and pick up cans and sell it and take the money and put it in a savings account. When I ...

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Secretary of State Tillerson on Mexico: 2 strong countries will have differences

CARLOS BARRIA/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  In a rare public statement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly have had productive meetings with their Mexican counterparts and addressed the key differences between the two neighbors.The two top Trump administration officials are in Mexico City for a brief trip amid heightened tensions over the U.S.’s new immigration policies, heated rhetoric and insistence that Mexico will pay for a border wall, but Tillerson sought to downplay those differences in the brief statement.“During ...

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos describes Obama's transgender bathroom rule as 'overreach'

ABC News(WASHINGTON) --  Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said she supports President Trump's rollback of Obama administration guidelines on transgender students' choice of bathrooms in schools.During a Q&A at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Thursday, DeVos said the previous president's guidance issued last year to public schools was a "very huge example of the Obama administration's overreach."She said, however, "It's our job to protect students" and "to protect personal freedoms."Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

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Mavericks' Andrew Bogut traded to 76ers

Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Andrew Bogut's time in Dallas has reportedly come to an end.ESPN reports the Mavericks traded the 32-year-old center to the Philadelphia 76ers, along with shooting guard Justin Anderson and a conditional first-round pick.In exchange, Dallas picks up forward Nerlens Noel from the 76ers, according to ESPN.The move came just hours before this year's NBA trade deadline, set for Thursday at 3 p.m. ET.Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

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Former doctor to Team USA gymnasts charged with sexual assault

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A physician for U.S. Olympic gymnasts has been charged with sexual abuse allegedly targeting multiple athletes.Larry Nassar, a longtime team doctor for USA gymnastics, is accused of targeting multiple young gymnasts and faces 22 criminal charges of sexual abuse, according to authorities.ABC Breaking News | Latest News VideosCopyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

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Authorities investigating Indiana murders receive 500 tips from public

Indiana State Police(DELPHI, Ind.) — Authorities investigating the slayings of two girls in Indiana have received over 500 tips since making an impassioned plea on Wednesday for people to come forward with information, a law enforcement source close to the investigation told ABC News Thursday.The surge in tips followed the release of a new video clip retrieved from the cellphone of one of the victims, 14-year-old Liberty "Libby" German. When police played some audio from the clip at a news conference in the town of ...

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YTMT Logo What Atlanta’s Dan Quinn can teach the Left.

The Atlanta Falcons before they are finished will completely understand how they blew the Super Bowl. You’d think that Democrats who lost a winnable election would want a similar understanding.

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UT Health Logo Preventable Foot Problems: Putting Your Best Feet Forward

Many of the problems that we have with our feet that can put us out of commission are entirely preventable with the right attention and care. But once a small problem arises, left untreated, it can turn into a really big problem.
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