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Nation Jul 30ACLU: Over 900 children were separated from their families after court order to stop
The group said 911 children had been separated from their families from June 28, 2018, to June 29 of this year.
Nation Jul 16Some migrants allowed to cross southern border on first day of Trump’s new asylum policy
The administration announced the plans a day earlier, reversing decades of U.S. policy in its most forceful attempt yet to slash the number of people seeking asylum in America.
Nation Jul 04Appeals court rules Trump can’t use Pentagon money for border wall
A divided three-judge panel agreed with a lower court ruling that prevented the government from tapping Defense Department money to build sections of wall in Arizona, California and New Mexico.
Nation May 25Judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall
A federal judge on Friday blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, delivering what may prove a temporary setback on one of his highest priorities.
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 09WATCH: U.S. prosecutors add hate crime charges in California synagogue shooting
Federal officials announced Thursday that they have filed 109 hate crime charges against the man suspected of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue and said he called a 911 dispatcher afterward to report that he had done it to…
Nation Apr 28Leaders struggle to make sense of fatal attack on synagogue
The rabbi who led a service on the last day of Passover suffered a gunshot wound to his hands and two others endured shrapnel wounds as political, civic and religious leaders across the country struggled to make sense of another…
Nation Apr 27Synagogue shooting kills 1, wounds 3 during Jewish holiday
A 19-year-old gunman opened fire inside a synagogue near San Diego as worshippers celebrated the last day of a major Jewish holiday, killing a woman and wounding the rabbi and two others Saturday, authorities said.
Politics Apr 25Judge gives Trump administration 6 months to identify children split at border
U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw said Thursday in San Diego that it was important to set a deadline for finding potentially thousands of children who were separated between July 1, 2017, and June 25, 2018.
Politics Apr 06U.S. wants 2 years to ID migrant kids separated from families
The Trump administration wants up to two years to find potentially thousands of children who were separated from their families at the border before a judge halted the practice last year, a task that it says is more laborious than…