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Dem Sen. Merkley: 'No Reason' Comprehensive Bill 'Should Have a 30-Foot Wall'

Dem Sen. Merkley: 'No Reason' Comprehensive Bill 'Should Have a 30-Foot Wall'
  • Dem Sen. Merkley: 'No Reason' Comprehensive Bill 'Should Have a 30-Foot Wall' FWC: Dem Sen. Merkley: ‘No Reason’ Comprehensive Bill ‘Should Have a 30-Foot Wall’

    On Monday’s broadcast of CNN’s “New Day,” Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) stated that there’s “no reason” any comprehensive immigration bill “should have a 30-foot wall in it.” Merkley said, “I think talking about a very broad, 2013-style bill is useful. All avenues should be explored. Lamar Alexander has put forward…

  • Man nabbed in crapper caper at Queens eateries FWC: Man nabbed in crapper caper at Queens eateries

    He’s in deep doo-doo now. An upstate man is accused of swiping plumbing fixtures from eight Queens fast-food joints — including one in Flushing — last month, according to District Attorney Richard Brown. Alleged plumbing plunderer Richard Mirabile, 44, waltzed into the greasy spoons and went straight for the john,…

  • 7-year-old girl dies in Customs and Border Protection custody FWC: 7-year-old girl dies in Customs and Border Protection custody

    A 7-year-old girl suffering from dehydration reportedly died in the custody of US Customs and Border Protection after falling ill last week. The little girl, who was traveling from Guatemala with her father, was detained on Oct. 6 along with a group of migrants who turned themselves in to US…

  • How Trump unexpectedly became the star of criminal justice reform FWC: How Trump unexpectedly became the star of criminal justice reform

    With the election of Donald Trump, advocates worried they had missed their chance at criminal justice reform. They were wrong.

  • Frogs might make better Prince Charmings than men FWC: Frogs might make better Prince Charmings than men

    “It’s not natural for men to be with just one woman,” he says. Turns out that bed-hopping horny toad you’re sleeping with might be wrong. Monogamy is an evolutionary trait found in male frogs, mice, voles, birds and fishes, according to research scientists from the University of Texas at Austin.…

  • ACLU says high school is making students wear 'scarlet badge' of shame FWC: ACLU says high school is making students wear ‘scarlet badge’ of shame

    School officials defend the use of color-coded student badges and say it is not “punitive.”

  • WATCH: Woman Swipes Package Full of Worms off Porch FWC: WATCH: Woman Swipes Package Full of Worms off Porch

    Authorities are on the lookout for a Florida woman who allegedly swiped a package off of a homeowner’s porch last Monday, not realizing that she opened a can—or in this case a box— of worms.

  • Clemson steamrolls Alabama for undefeated national title FWC: Clemson steamrolls Alabama for undefeated national title

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Who’d have thought a kid who planned to spend his entire life in Tuscaloosa would become the greatest threat to college football’s greatest dynasty? Who’d have believed a teenager could help him topple it? For the second time in three years, Dabo Swinney’s Clemson juggernaut denied…