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Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 04:21 PM PDT

Trump Tweet: GOP Should Stop Wasting Time on Immigration

Trump Tweet: GOP Should Stop Wasting Time on Immigration

Just when House Republicans needed Donald Trump's backing the most — on their big immigration overhaul — he dashed off a presidential tweet on Friday saying they should quit wasting their time on it. It's...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 04:53 AM PDT

Locked-Up Immigrant Kids' Poetry: 'Life Has Been a Disaster'

Locked-Up Immigrant Kids' Poetry: 'Life Has Been a Disaster'

The young immigrants held in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention center in the mountains of Virginia express despair. Some cling to pleasant memories from home. For a select few, there is hope. For a...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:38 PM PDT

Dems Seek Info About Virginia Facility After Abuse Claims

Dems Seek Info About Virginia Facility After Abuse Claims

Virginia's two Democratic senators asked the Trump administration Friday for answers about operations at a juvenile detention facility in the state where immigrant children said they were bound, beaten and...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:15 AM PDT

Muted Reaction by 'Pro-Family' Groups to Family Separations

Muted Reaction by 'Pro-Family' Groups to Family Separations

Even as many religious organizations, from liberal to conservative, denounced the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, some major advocacy groups that depict...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 09:05 PM PDT

Separated Families Face Hurdles in Effort to Reunite

Separated Families Face Hurdles in Effort to Reunite

Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities Friday were still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800 children with their parents...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 06:56 AM PDT

Brazilian Still Separated From Son: 'He Cried and Hugged Me'

Brazilian Still Separated From Son: 'He Cried and Hugged Me'

Twenty-six days after being apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border with his son, a Brazilian man in detention says he has no idea when he may see his 9-year-old, who he fears is distraught and having difficulty...

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 02:57 PM PDT

Melania Trump Visits Border Amid Family Separation Crisis

Melania Trump Visits Border Amid Family Separation Crisis

Melania Trump made an unannounced visit to a Texas facility Thursday to get a first-hand look at some of the migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally...

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 06:37 PM PDT

GOP Struggles to Salvage Immigration Bill, Postpones Vote

GOP Struggles to Salvage Immigration Bill, Postpones Vote

The House Republican immigration overhaul dangled precariously Thursday, imperiled by stubborn differences between conservative and moderate factions — and by President Donald Trump's running commentary about a...

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 01:03 PM PDT

Governor Orders Probe of Abuse Claims of Young Immigrants

Governor Orders Probe of Abuse Claims of Young Immigrants

Virginia's governor ordered state officials Thursday to investigate abuse claims by children at an immigration detention facility who said they were beaten while handcuffed and locked up for long periods in...

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 04:42 AM PDT

Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official

Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official

About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official said Thursday, as confusion mounted over the...

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Rolando Shooting: Suspect Dead, 2 Officers Injured

The suspect was dead and two officers were injured in an officer-involved shooting late Saturday night, police said.

Thousands March in San Diego Against Family Separation
Thousands March in San Diego Against Family Separation

At least 5,000 people have gathered in downtown San Diego to protest separating migrant children from their parents at the border.

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Protester Arrested at Otay Mesa Detention Center

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Protesters, Democrats Want Immigrant Families Reunited
Protesters, Democrats Want Immigrant Families Reunited

Demonstrators led rallies and protests Saturday to decry the separation of immigrant parents from their children by U.S. border authorities, while Democratic lawmakers said they aren't convinced the Trump...

EBT System Goes Down for Planned Outage
EBT System Goes Down for Planned Outage

Users of Electronic Benefits Transfer cards for CalFresh and CalWorks will not be able to use those cards for 24 hours started Saturday night.The cards will stop working from 11 p.m. Saturday to...