Trump would not say for which positions he was interviewing people while he is in Florida for a Thanksgiving break.
The government is aiming to reunite about 64 percent of the 2,551 separated minors older than 5 by Thursday, a goal it said it would meet. But the administration, when saying this, is focusing only on those “eligible” for reunification.
By Geoff Mulvihill, Associated Press
U.S. intelligence officials say they are seeing "persistent Russian efforts using social media" to sow discord and divisiveness in America.
By Joshua Barajas
The vice president delivered remarks at an event at ICE headquarters today. Watch his remarks here.
By Colleen Long, Associated Press
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said in a statement that the armed conflict and extraordinary conditions support the need for continuing the designation. But the administration will not take on new applicants, she said.
Alumni of the high school that DHS Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen attended have raised over $12,000 for immigrants in need of free and low-cost legal aid.
By Angie Wang, Dave Kolpack, Associated Press
When President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday to end forced separations on his own, they shrugged. The end, they suggested, justified the means. And it was the fault of Congress rather than Trump.
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.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Trump to discuss legislation.
By Jill Colvin, Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
Facing rising outrage from some Republicans as well as Democrats over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump dug in Monday, again falsely blaming Democrats and declaring he would keep the U.S.
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