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Politics Apr 05Trump sidelines ICE nominee for a ‘tougher direction’ on immigration
Longtime border official Ron Vitiello appeared to be cruising toward confirmation to lead the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. But on Friday, President Trump confirmed he had pulled the nomination, even as he called Vitiello a "good man."…
Politics Apr 03Arrest renews security concerns at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago
Democrats have requested the FBI investigate security vulnerabilities after a woman carrying two Chinese passports and a device containing computer malware was arrested at Mar-a-Lago.
Politics Apr 02Trump eases threat to close U.S.-Mexico border
While Trump on Tuesday did not back off the idea completely, he said he was pleased with steps Mexico had taken in recent days.
Politics Apr 02Trump considers naming ‘immigration czar’
Trump is weighing at two potential candidates: former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli.
Nation Mar 30Number of asylum seekers sent back over border to grow
Border officials are aiming to more than quadruple the number of asylum seekers sent back over the southern border each day, a major expansion of a top government effort to address the swelling number of Central Americans arriving in the…
Nation Mar 06WATCH: Sen. McSally reveals officer raped her in the Air Force
McSally, the first female fighter pilot to fly in combat, said Wednesday that she was raped in the Air Force by a superior officer.
Politics Mar 06WATCH: Kirstjen Nielsen testifies on border security, future of border wall
The hearing was rescheduled from February when Nielsen said she was not available to testify.
Nation Feb 26Nearly 6,000 complaints of abuse at migrant children shelters made over four years
Health and Human Services officials said the vast majority of allegations weren't substantiated, and they defended their care of children.
Politics Feb 26House Dems to subpoena Trump administration for family separation documents
A House committee voted Tuesday to subpoena Trump administration officials over family separations at the southern border, the first issued in the new Congress as Democrats have promised to hold the administration aggressively to count.
Politics Feb 26WATCH: Trump administration officials face House questions over family separations
Thousands of accusations of sexual abuse and harassment of migrant children in government-funded shelters were made over the past four years, including scores directed against adult staff members. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., released the Health and Human Services Department data…