NEW YORK (AP) - Peter Fonda apologized Wednesday for a late-night Twitter rant in which he suggested 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from "his mother's arms and put in a cage with pedophiles." The all-capitals tweet in the wee hours went on to call President Donald Trump an expletive. The actor later deleted the tweet and drew sharp rebukes from first lady Melania Trump and Donald Trump Jr.
Jenna Bush Hager knows about second chances. The former first daughter's public run-ins with the law during her father's presidency, including arrests for being a minor in possession of alcohol, opened her eyes to additional opportunities for people who get into trouble.
For the past few weeks Dalila Reynosa has been a visible fixture in our community. At Asbury Methodist church she has been organizing donations that she plans to take herself down to the U.S. Mexico border to children and refugees affected by the newly implemented "zero tolerance" policy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive order halting his administration's policy of separating children from their parents when they are detained illegally crossing the U.S. border. It was a dramatic turnaround for Trump, who has been insisting, wrongly, that his administration had no choice but to separate families apprehended at the border because of federal law and a court decision.
DALLAS (AP) - The mother of a 4-year-old boy whose naked body was found on a South Texas beach last year admitted to authorities that she beat him and denied him medical care after he suffered a head injury from running into a wall, then drove to Galveston in the middle of the night and dumped the body in the water, according to court documents.
Coastal Texas towns still recovering from Hurricane Harvey's damage are now dealing with significant flooding throughout their cities. The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi says it's seen more than a foot of rain in some areas over the last two days of flash flooding.