The House of Representatives this week is hearing testimony from parents, lawyers, and officials about detention centers holding Central American asylum seekers that have drawn outrage for deplorable..
Protesters gathered outside the office of Republican Senator Pat Toomey in Philadelphia on Tuesday, July 2, as part of nationwide protests against the detention of migrant children at facilities on the..
Demonstrators gathered outside the Middle Collegiate Church in New York City on Tuesday, July 2, as part of nationwide protests against the detention of migrant children at facilities on the US-Mexico..
After learning of a secret Facebook group for U.S. Border Patrol agents, the head of the federal law enforcement agency condemned comments questioning the authenticity of a photo of a drowned man and..
In an interview with "CBS Evening News" anchor Norah O'Donnell, Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan addressed the deaths of at least four migrant children in U.S. custody. He said he's.. CBS News - Published
MIAMI (AP) — The nation’s largest facility for migrant children has released hundreds of teens to relatives in recent days, easing overcrowding at the South Florida center that has come under.. Seattle Times - Published
by Ginger Thompson The Border Patrol agent, a veteran with 13 years on the job, had been assigned to the agency’s detention center in McAllen, Texas, for close to a month when the team of.. WorldNews - Published
The House bill contains more than $4 billion combined for supplies and unaccompanied migrant children's care. But the White House could block the bill over more funding for border security. Christian Science Monitor - Published
The federal government is quietly expanding its use of shelters to house infants, toddlers and other young asylum-seekers, TruthDig reports. One Phoenix facility housed 12 children ages 5 and under,.. WorldNews - Published
The former leader of the largest nonprofit group running shelters for migrant children received $3.6 million in compensation in the group’s latest fiscal year, according to tax records. NYTimes.com - Published
Watch VideoSeveral Democratic lawmakers traveled to the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday to visit migrant detention centers. The visit came just a day after Vice President Mike Pence, as well as.. Newsy - Published
Watch VideoVice President Mike Pence traveled to the U.S.-Mexico border on Friday to witness conditions at two migrant detention centers: one housing families and another housing single adults... Newsy - Published
A new report was released on the repercussions of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. The widely condemned policy -- which Donald Trump was forced to rescind last summer.. CBS News - Published
U.S. Rep. Jesus Chuy Garcia and former acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Thomas Homan got into a testy exchange Friday during a House hearing where the Illinois Democrat asked him.. FOXNews.com - Published
A congressional report released Friday shows at least 55 migrant children separated from their parents by President Donald Trump’s administration in 2018 were sent to the privately run Homestead.. cbs4.com - Published
Watch VideoThe House Oversight Committee held a hearing Friday on the Trump administration's previous family separation policy and allegations of mistreatment of migrant children in detention.. Newsy - Published
· On Friday, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels responded on Twitter to the protesters who disrupted his keynote speech repeatedly on Thursday.
· The protesters took issue with the company's dealings with.. Business Insider - Published
As United States Border Patrol members of a secret Facebook group are already under investigation for sharing racist, sexist, and discriminatory posts about migrants, a ProPublica report published on.. WorldNews - Published
Watch VideoMore than a dozen migrant children under the age of 2 were separated from their parents at the border for up to six months — this according to a new report from the House Oversight.. Newsy - Published
Democratic lawmakers revealed distressing new details Friday about migrant children separated from families at the U.S.-Mexico border as four of the party's star freshmen prepared to tell a House.. CBC.ca - Published
The debate between Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other House Democrats over migrant children in detention at the border was wrenching enough. Then it became about race. Denver Post - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Watch VideoThe Trump administration has a new temporary facility up and running in Texas to house unaccompanied migrant children.
The Carrizo Springs shelter was once a lodging facility for oil.. Newsy - Published
Here's the latest for Wednesday July 10: Acosta defends his handling of Epstein plea deal; Kim Darroch, British ambassador to the US, resigns; New holding center for migrant children opens in Texas;.. USATODAY.com - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of a House committee says the treatment of children at the U.S.-Mexico border amounts to “government-sponsored child abuse.” That’s what Rep. Elijah Cummings says.. Seattle Times - Published