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U.N. expert corrects claim on children in U.S. migration detention

Nonetheless, the U.S. is holding far more children than are other countries for which the U.N. has reliable figures.

Bei Bei the panda says bye bye to America

The beloved panda has lived at the National Zoo since he was born, but today he took off on a 16-hour flight to China as part of an agreement between the two countries to assist in conservation efforts.

NTSB calling for design changes to widely-used aircraft engine

The move comes after a Southwest Airlines passenger died last year when a fan blade on a 737-engine broke off mid-flight, partially sucking her out of a passenger window.

Epstein jail guards now face criminal charges

Michael Thomas and Tova Noel, who were on duty the night before accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was found dead, now face charges tied to falsifying records. Authorities allege the guards covered up their failure to check on Epstein in his cell, just 15 feet from their station. The guards have pled not guilty.

Two jail guards charged in connection with Jeffrey Epstein's death, sources say

The guards face charges tied to falsifying records. The case will have no bearing on the determination that Epstein died by suicide.