After a Marine attacked an Iraqi restaurant in Portland, Ore., his family said he was provoked by trauma, not hate, and that he needed help, not jail time.
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Hours before the ban was to take effect, a federal judge in Hawaii halted its enforcement against travelers from six countries while the opponents challenge it in court.
After voicing support, the president offered a different take on the plan, while its Republican architect predicted it would pass before the end of the year.
Even as the fires still burn, public health officials and environmental cleanup experts are starting to think about the next chapter of the disaster.
Women complained of groping, lewd comments and suggestions of trading sexual favors for legislation in Sacramento.
Many of the foreign-born workers the region depends on are undocumented and do not qualify for most disaster aid. They may struggle to find affordable housing.
Lin Farley, a sociologist, coined the phrase “sexual harassment” in the 1970s. Anita Hill spoke out against it in 1991. Today, public figures are once again facing scrutiny.