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A young man and a little girl look at the border fence from Playas de Tijuana, Mexico. Photojournalist Ariana Drehsler has been covering the caravan of migrants for weeks. In December, Customs and Border Protection agents began pulling her over for questioning each time she crossed back into the U.S. Ariana Drehsler for NPR hide caption

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William Barr, pictured during a meeting on Capitol Hill on Jan. 9, has been sworn in as the attorney general of the United States. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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In this 2015 photo, Koyuki Higashi (left) and Hiroko Masuhara celebrate and hold up their same-sex marriage certificate in Tokyo. Today 13 gay couples filed a lawsuit arguing the country's general rejection of same-sex marriage rights violates the constitution. Christopher Jue/Getty Images hide caption

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Paul Manafort arrives for a hearing at U.S. District Court on June 15, 2018, in Washington, D.C. A judge said Wednesday he intentionally lied to the special counsel's office. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Manafort Intentionally Lied To Special Counsel, Judge Says

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The SEC has accused a former Apple executive of using advance information about the company's finances to sell off stock and avoid losses. Here, stock numbers for Apple are displayed on a screen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square last month in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Maria Ressa, center, stands on stage at a 2018 New Year's Eve celebration in New York's Times Square. Ressa, the head of a news site in the Philippines, was arrested on Wednesday in Manila. Joe Russo/Invision/AP hide caption

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Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei met with a group of the air force staff in Tehran on Friday. An American woman has been charged with allegedly spying for Iran. AP hide caption

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Ex-Air Force Counterintelligence Agent Charged With Giving Secrets To Iran

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Marjory Stoneman Douglas senior and March for Our Lives co-founder Jaclyn Corin sits at the March for Our Lives office in Florida. Though Corin admits that at times she feels emotionally drained from all the ups and downs of the past year, she describes it overall as "monumental." Scott McIntyre for NPR hide caption

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Parkland Student Survivors Brace For 1st Anniversary Of School Shooting

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Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán faced 10 charges in the indictment, including engaging in a criminal enterprise — which in itself comprised 27 violations, including conspiracy to commit murder. U.S. law enforcement via AP hide caption

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In this 2017 file photo, Michelle Carter sits in a district court in Taunton, Mass. Carter was sentenced to serve 15 months in prison for involuntary manslaughter for causing her boyfriend's death. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speaks in front of a newly fortified border wall structure in Calexico, Calif. in October. A federal court ruled Monday that DHS has broad authority to waive environmental regulations in the name of border security. Gregory Bull/AP hide caption

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Teachers carry placards as they walk a picket line outside South High School early Monday in Denver. A new lawsuit alleges students with disabilities will be harmed by the strike. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Sandra Merritt and David Daleiden outside of a San Francisco courtroom. The two anti-abortion activists are charged with invasion of privacy for secretly making videos at Planned Parenthood meetings. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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With some Democrats calling to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement, congressional negotiators want to cap the number of the agency's detention beds. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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