Immigration and Customs Enforcement

City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
February 15, 2019 - 12:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third circuit court of appeals has upheld a lower court ruling that Philadelphia's immigration policy is legal. The city can keep its "sanctuary city" policy on immigration and still receive federal grants. Philadelphia sued the U.S. Attorney General after the...
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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joins supporters of President Donald Trump
J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo
February 14, 2019 - 6:59 am
UPDATED: 11:47 a.m. By Alan Fram, Andrew Taylor and Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress rolled toward resolving its border security brawl with President Donald Trump in uncommonly bipartisan fashion Thursday, preparing to approve a compromise averting a new government shutdown...
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President Donald J. Trump participates in a Cabinet Meeting, February 12, 2019 at the White House in Washington, DC.
Chris Kleponis / Sipa USA
February 13, 2019 - 6:56 am
(CBS News) — President Trump tweeted Tuesday evening that he has reviewed a border funding agreement reached by congressional negotiators to avert another shutdown. Earlier in the day, an official familiar with the matter told CBS News the president is "very likely" to sign the deal if it reaches...
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FILE- In this July 11, 2018, file photo Mick Mulvaney, acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), and Director of the Office of Management, listens during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington.
Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo, file
February 11, 2019 - 8:12 am
By Jonathan Lemire and Alan Fram, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget negotiators will meet Monday to revive talks over border security issues that are central to legislation to prevent key parts of the government from shutting down on Saturday, but an air of pessimism remains after talks...
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In this Sunday, May 20, 2018, file photo, 21 Savage arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File
February 05, 2019 - 8:25 am
By Andrew Dalton, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a shock for fans when 21 Savage was taken into custody by U.S. immigration agents in Georgia. It was an even bigger shock to learn he had been an immigrant in the first place. The Grammy-nominated rapper and his music are so deeply...
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Nelson Pinos
CNN
December 26, 2018 - 11:50 am
By Ray Sanchez, Samantha Guff and Anne Lagamayo (CNN) — Nelson Pinos pushed the heavy glass-paned door and stepped into the chill on the portico of the historic New England church. His 6-year-old son Brandon hopscotched around him. They're practically inseparable. "This is the farthest that I can...
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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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US Customs and Border Enforcement and USA flag
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Justin Udo
December 06, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man born and raised in Philadelphia fights through an incredible ordeal in an effort to stay in the United States. Peter Sean Brown is a Philadelphia native who now calls Big Pine Keys, Florida, home. So last April, when the 50-year-old U.S. citizen turned himself...
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(AP Photo/Richard Drew)
September 22, 2018 - 7:52 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Armando Tabora desperately wants to get his teenage daughter out of the government detention facility where she has been for more than three months. He has been stymied at every turn. The Florida landscaping worker took the bold step of going to a government office to submit...
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In this June 25, 2018, file photo, a mother migrating from Honduras holds her 1-year-old child as surrendering to U.S. Border Patrol agents after illegally crossing the border near McAllen, Texas.
AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
August 27, 2018 - 9:06 am
By Thomas Beaumont and Hannah Fingerhut, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The rallying cry from some liberals to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement isn't a likely winner this election year, as a new poll finds only a quarter of Democrats support eliminating the agency that carried out...
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