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Greenland
Felipe Dana/AP
August 19, 2019 - 8:13 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Greenland is not for sale and U.S. President Donald Trump's idea of buying the semi-autonomous Danish territory in the Arctic from Denmark is "an absurd discussion," Denmark's prime minister said. Mette Frederiksen, who was visiting the world's largest island to meet...
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Immigration Food Plant Raids
Rogelio V. Soli/AP
August 07, 2019 - 4:53 pm
MORTON, Miss. (AP) — U.S. immigration officials raided numerous Mississippi food processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in what marked the largest workplace sting in at least a decade. The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump was...
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Germantown Mennonite Church.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia church that is currently providing shelter to an undocumented family speaks out on the latest round of Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids across the country and the church's struggle to help keep the family from being deported. One of the first...
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Immigration authorities are expected to begin conducting raids in nine cities today, targeting about 2,000 immigrants who courts have ordered to be removed from the country, a US official has said.
John Moore/Getty Images via CNN
July 14, 2019 - 10:19 am
By Catherine E. Shoichet, Maria Santana and Jim Acosta (CNN) -- Immigrant rights advocates across the United States say they've seen few signs of the ICE raids that Trump administration officials had warned would begin Sunday. Does that mean officials changed their plans? Or is the operation still...
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Immigration enforcement operation
Wilfredo Lee/AP
July 12, 2019 - 11:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says a nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally will begin Sunday. The sweep has sparked outrage and concern among immigrant advocates. It's set to target people with final orders of removal,...
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ICE protest
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David Madden
July 09, 2019 - 3:08 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey attorney general has accused sheriffs in two New Jersey counties of violating a directive that restricts how county and local law enforcement engages with federal immigration officers. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said when he issued the directive...
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U.S. Supreme Court
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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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About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 24, 2019 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms. "When our communities are...
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Immigration Enforcement
John Moore/Getty Images via CNN
June 22, 2019 - 11:59 am
By Veronica Stracqualursi, Priscilla Alvarez and Geneva Sands, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump announced Saturday that he's delaying US Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids that were planned to take place Sunday in 10 major US cities. "At the request of Democrats, I have delayed the...
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Make the Road PA
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
May 01, 2019 - 5:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rallies and celebrations were held throughout the world Wednesday to commemorate International Workers' Day, or May Day, and marches in Philly gave a voice to the unemployed, the underemployed and the exploited. "I have to work two jobs and don't have time to get...
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