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Nation May 30Trump hits Mexico with 5 percent tariff in response to migrants
Trump said in a tweet the tariff will gradually increase "until the Illegal Immigration problem is remedied."…
Nation May 22Border holding center to reopen after 32 migrants get the flu
The 32 sick children and adults have been quarantined at a smaller processing center. The center has been cleaned and will soon reopen but the closure.
Nation May 22WATCH: McAleenan addresses child migrant deaths in budget hearing
A Democratic lawmaker blamed the Trump administration's border policies for the deaths of migrant children. The acting head of the Homeland Security Department lashed out at the "appalling accusation."…
Nation May 08WATCH: Domestic terrorism threat is growing, U.S. officials say in hearing
The FBI has more than 850 open investigations into domestic terrorism across the country, top counterterrorism officials said Wednesday.
Politics May 032020 campaigns grapple with how to manage cybersecurity
Whether presidential campaigns have learned from the cyberattacks is a critical question ahead as the 2020 election approaches. Preventing the attacks won't be easy or cheap.
Nation May 0216-year-old migrant boy dies in government custody in Texas
Guatemalan officials said the boy had a severe infection in his brain and had emergency surgery, but never stabilized and died Tuesday.
Politics May 01White House wants $4.5 billion in emergency border funding
A summary of the request obtained by the AP says the White House wants $3.3 billion for humanitarian aid to increase shelter capacity for unaccompanied migrant children and the feeding and care of families.
Politics Apr 25Trump blocks immigration adviser Stephen Miller from testifying to Congress
The Democratic heads of the House Judiciary, Oversight and Homeland Security Committees sent a letter to Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Thursday saying they were investigating the shakeup and asked for all internal communications related to the departure…
Politics Apr 10Trump says only one person is in charge of immigration: Him
Asked by reporters whether he had considered tapping his influential aide, Stephen Miller, to lead the Department of Homeland Security given Miller's focus on the issue, President Donald Trump was ready with praise — but not a promotion.
Politics Apr 09Trump claims more migrants are coming without family separation practice
But President Donald Trump says he's not looking to reinstate the much-criticized practice of separating migrant families at the border with Mexico.