immigration

This June 20, 2019, file frame from video shows the entrance of a Border Patrol station in Clint, Texas.
Cedar Attanasio/AP Photo, File
June 25, 2019 - 1:33 pm
By Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Tuesday he is stepping down as his agency is under siege over the discovery of dozens of children in filthy conditions at one of its stations in Texas. Acting Customs and Border Protection...
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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.
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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
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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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In this Thursday, June 13, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, in Washington.
Evan Vucci/AP Photo, File
June 18, 2019 - 6:57 am
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid. In a pair of tweets Monday night, Trump said that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...
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President Donald Trump gestures after stepping off Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Washington. Trump is returning from a trip to Europe.
Patrick Semansky/AP Photo
June 07, 2019 - 8:43 pm
By Jill Colvin, Zeke Miller, and Colleen Long WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's deal to avert his threatened tariffs on Mexico includes few new solutions to swiftly stem the surge of Central American migrants flowing over America's southern border. But it delivers enough for Trump to claim...
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Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month.
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Justin Udo
June 04, 2019 - 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month. From the discussions on Philadelphia's history as a sanctuary city to a seminar on refugees' rights, Karely Hernandez with FWD.us, who helped organize some of the events, says all the programs...
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Visa Application
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June 01, 2019 - 5:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone numbers. It's a vast expansion of the Trump administration's enhanced screening of potential immigrants and visitors. In a move...
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Voters are going to the polls to elect a president to succeed Dalia Grybauskaite, who has completed her maximum two terms in office.
Mindaugas Kulbis/AP Photo
May 26, 2019 - 9:56 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Across Europe, anti-EU populists and proponents of closer unity made a final push for support Sunday as 21 nations went to the polls in a continent-wide battle for influence at the European Parliament. Right-wing nationalists who want to slash immigration into Europe and return...
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A Wendy's store in floodwaters from the Missouri River.
Nati Harnik/AP
May 23, 2019 - 3:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is rushing to wrap up a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid package, but only after Democrats insisted on jettisoning President Donald Trump's $4.5 billion request to handle an unprecedented influx of migrants at the southern border. The disaster package — which has...
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May 21, 2019 - 1:00 pm
By Jill Colvin TORONTO (AP) — Ken Cuccinelli, the former attorney general of Virginia, will be joining the Trump administration. A White House official confirms Cuccinelli will be taking a position at the Homeland Security Department, focusing on immigration. The person spoke on condition of...
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