Rep. Xavier Becerra poses for a portrait near his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Becerra, who represents California's 34th Congressional District, was appointed earlier this month by Gov. Jerry Brown to be California's attorney general.
Rep. Xavier Becerra poses for a portrait near his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Becerra, who represents California's 34th Congressional District, was appointed earlier this month by Gov. Jerry Brown to be California's attorney general. Allison Shelley McClatchy
Rep. Xavier Becerra poses for a portrait near his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. Becerra, who represents California's 34th Congressional District, was appointed earlier this month by Gov. Jerry Brown to be California's attorney general. Allison Shelley McClatchy

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    President Donald Trump announced Monday that the United States will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula. Trump said the designation will impose further penalties on the country. He called it a long overdue step and part of the U.S.' "maximum pressure campaign" against the North.