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Protestors converged on the Centre Square building in downtown Philadelphia Wednesday. They were the first to be drawn there by the presence of Joe Biden's campaign headquarters, and they are unlikely to be the last.
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Pat Loeb
July 10, 2019 - 6:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Protestors converged on the Centre Square building in downtown Philadelphia Wednesday. They were the first to be drawn there by the presence of Joe Biden's campaign headquarters, and they are unlikely to be the last. About 30 pro-immigration demonstrators made it into...
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In this May 23, 2019 photo, the U.S. Supreme Court building at dusk on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Patrick Semansky/AP Photo
June 28, 2019 - 10:18 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding a high-stakes immigration case to its election-year agenda, the Supreme Court said Friday it will decide whether President Donald Trump can terminate an Obama-era program shielding young migrants from deportation. The justices' order sets...
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Cherri Gregg
June 27, 2019 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a politically charged decision Thursday, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census — for now. Philadelphia immigrant advocates say the Supreme Court made the right call. "It's amazing news," said Miguel...
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In this Oct. 15, 2014 file photo, Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, from the television show "Real Housewives of New Jersey", stands during a hearing in the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, N.J.
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May 23, 2019 - 12:33 pm
By David Porter, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal court has ruled that the husband of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice can stay in the U.S. as he appeals deportation to his native Italy. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia delayed Joe...
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This June 5, 2015, file photo, shows the Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington.
Susan Walsh/AP Photo, File
May 14, 2019 - 8:26 am
By Colleen Long, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security officials considered arresting thousands of migrant families who had final deportation orders and removing them from the U.S. in a flashy show of force, but the idea was tabled as the Trump administration grappled with straining...
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In this April 21, 2013 file photo, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia.
AP Photo/File
April 26, 2019 - 11:40 am
By Ashraf Khalik, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A Russian woman who admitted to being a secret agent for the Kremlin has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. Maria Butina has been jailed since her July 2018 arrest and will get credit for time served. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan also...
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Rutgers Scarlet Knights guard Issa Thiam (35) controls the ball.
Brad Penner/USA Today Sports
March 12, 2019 - 4:45 pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University basketball player Issa Thiam has been dismissed from the team and faces deportation after his arrest on domestic violence charges. Thiam, a junior forward from Dakar, Senegal, is accused of slapping a woman and swinging a knife at her after she refused...
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Philadelphia Police Department
Steve Tawa
February 26, 2019 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Honduran man has been sentenced after pleading guilty last August to illegal re-entry following deportation. Federal authorities, however, argue he should have been removed from the U.S. well before he raped a young girl. Although he was deported in 2009, Juan Ramon...
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Justin Udo
December 13, 2018 - 7:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A family’s fight to stay in the United States reaches an important milestone and brings a big change to their living situation. If Carmela Hernandez and her four children leave sanctuary shelter they risk being deported to their home country of Mexico. A new place...
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An-Tso Sun
Upper Darby Police Department
Steve Tawa
November 19, 2018 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A foreign exchange student from Taiwan has been sentenced and will be deported in connection with his school shooting threat in Delaware County earlier this spring. An-Tso Sun appeared before a judge at the federal courthouse in Philadelphia, who gave the 18-year-old...
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