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By Garance Burke, Martha Mendoza, Associated Press
Lawyers and medical providers who have visited the Rio Grande Valley shelters described play rooms of crying preschool-age children in crisis. The government also plans to open a fourth shelter to house hundreds of young migrant children in Houston, where…
By PBS NewsHour
Amid the national storm over his "zero tolerance" immigration and family separation policies, President Trump said on Tuesday that "the only solution to the border crisis" is having the legal authority to detain and deport migrant families as a unit.
The outcry over President Trump's policy of separating immigrant families has reached a crescendo that extends beyond party lines. White House Director of Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp says President Trump hates seeing families separated, but that the Trump administration currently…
The Trump administration has argued that it has no choice but separate migrant children and their parents who enter the U.S. illegally. Former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano says it does have a choice, and that what’s happening is…
By Gene Johnson, Manuel Valdes, Associated Press
As Blanca Orantes-Lopez sits in a federal prison south of Seattle, her son is in custody at a children's home across the country in upstate New York. She has no idea when she might see him again.
By Lisa Desjardins
There is significant concern and confusion over how and why the United States is separating immigrant families at the border. Let us add some clarity.
By Will Wessert, Associated Press
Ted Cruz has staged a dramatic about-face on the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies.
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump says he's requesting a "third option" from Congress that will allow officials to detain children and parents together as a family unit.
Foreign Relations Secretary Luis Videgaray says at a news conference today that Mexico does not promote illegal migration, but it "cannot remain indifferent in the face of something that clearly represents a violation of human rights."…
By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press
A coalition of Democratic attorneys general demanded Tuesday that the Trump administration end a "zero tolerance" policy that has resulted in children being separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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