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CBS News
September 09, 2019 - 11:17 am
A federal judge on Monday restored a nationwide scope on an order he issued earlier in the summer to block the Trump administration's most sweeping effort yet to unilaterally restrict the asylum system for migrants from Central America and other parts of the world who seek refuge at the U.S.-Mexico...
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AP
August 09, 2019 - 4:34 pm
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Lizbeth De La Cruz Santana returned Friday to the Mexican beach where her father entered the U.S. illegally before she was born, this time to put final touches on a mural of adults who came to the U.S. illegally as young children and were deported. Visitors who hold up their...
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Getty
July 30, 2019 - 3:44 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — More than 900 children have been separated from their families at the border since a judge ordered that the practice be sharply curtailed, the American Civil Liberties Union said Tuesday. One parent was separated for property damage valued at $5, the ACLU said. Six parents were...
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University California Press Blog
Rebekah Sager
July 30, 2019 - 3:19 pm
It took the efforts of two California professors to pull it off, but with the help of three pink seesaws and a bunch of kids, the two were able to unite families on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Ronald Rael, an architecture professor at University California, Berkeley and Virginia San...
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AP
July 25, 2019 - 7:29 am
A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to stop denying asylum to anyone who transits through another country to reach the U.S. border, marking the latest legal defeat for a president waging an all-out battle to stem the flow of migrants entering from Mexico. The ruling by U.S...
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AP
June 27, 2019 - 7:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is at a standoff over a $4.6 billion aid package for the southern border as House Democrats say a Senate-passed measure doesn't go far enough to care for thousands of migrant families and children. Speaker Nancy Pelosi is considering a fresh vote Thursday. "We're not...
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AP
June 26, 2019 - 6:56 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The man and his 23-month-old daughter lay face down in shallow water along the bank of the Rio Grande, his black shirt hiked up to his chest with the girl tucked inside. Her arm was draped around his neck suggesting she clung to him in her final moments. The searing photograph of...
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AP
June 03, 2019 - 7:10 am
Mexico launched a counteroffensive Monday against the threat of U.S. tariffs, warning not only that it hurt the economies of both countries but also would allow a quarter million more Central Americans to migrate North. A high-level delegation from the Mexican government held a press conference at...
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AP
May 20, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The U.S. government says a 16-year-old Guatemalan died Monday at a Border Patrol station in South Texas, the fifth death of a migrant child apprehended by border agents since December. U.S. Customs and Border Protection identified the teenager as Carlos Gregorio Hernandez Vasquez. CBP said the...
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May 09, 2019 - 10:37 am
President Donald J. Trump used a rally in Florida to voice his frustrations with the influx of migrants at the southern border. "It's an invasion," he said to the crowd of supporters Wednesday evening. But also noteworthy was what he didn't say: the president did not condemn an incendiary remark...
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