In this June 23, 2018, file photo, an immigrant child looks out from a U.S. Border Patrol bus leaving as protesters block the street outside the U.S. Border Patrol Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas.
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July 18, 2018 - 7:41 am
By AMY TAXIN, Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Wet and muddy from their trek across the Mexican border, immigrant children say they sat or lay on the cold, concrete floor of the immigration holding centers where they were taken. It was hard to sleep with lights shining all night and guards...
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Pat Loeb
July 17, 2018 - 12:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Attorneys for Philadelphia's Catholic Social Services have appealed a federal ruling that allows the city to halt foster care placements with the agency because of its same-sex couples policy. The outcome could have national implications. Judge Petrese Tucker ruled...
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Protester Melissa Houtte holds her sign while Sen. Bill Nelson and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz address the media after being denied access to visit the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children on June 19, 2018 in Homestead, Fla.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 20, 2018 - 3:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With all the news surrounding the Trump administration's immigration policies, how do you explain to your children deportation and family separation? Therapist Shadeen Francis with Council for Relationships said when speaking to children, it's important to be honest...
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In this June 1, 2018, file photo, children hold signs during a demonstration in front of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in Miramar, Fla.
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June 17, 2018 - 12:49 pm
By Amy Taxin, Associated Press The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress. It's also a situation that...
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parked car
June 12, 2018 - 7:12 am
By Maritza Moulite, CNN (CNN) -- The official start of summer comes later this month, but already children have died after being left unattended in hot cars, according to the nonprofit National Safety Council, drawing attention to an issue that kills an average of 37 children a year. The council...
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a nurse prepares a flu shot in Atlanta
AP Photo/David Goldman
June 08, 2018 - 3:00 pm
By Mike Stobbe, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The past flu season was the deadliest for U.S. children in nearly a decade, health officials said Friday. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials said they had received reports of 172 pediatric flu deaths since October. That surpasses...
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Todd Wilson of Bridgeport, Pa.
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Jim Melwert
May 22, 2018 - 1:00 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Bridgeport man will stand trial on charges he raped or sexually assaulted five children ages 4 through 12 years old. “These are horrific crimes the defendant is charged with,” Prosecutor Brianna Ringwood said. Ringwood says 32-year-old Todd Wilson faces several...
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