Government To Expand, Extend Texas Tent Shelter For ChildrenThe U.S. government will expand its tent shelter for immigrant minors crossing the southwest border to 3,800 beds and keep it open through the end of this year.
Immigrant Families Struggling With Trauma Of SeparationFamilies who were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border by the Trump administration and then reunited with their children say they are suffering deep emotional wounds.
For Now, Army Suspends Discharges Of Immigrant RecruitsThe U.S. Army has stopped discharging immigrant recruits who enlisted seeking a path to citizenship — at least temporarily.
U.S., ACLU Divide On How To Reunify Separated FamiliesThe ACLU and the Trump administration have widely divergent plans on how to reunite hundreds of immigrant children with parents who have been deported since being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
ICE, Border Patrol At Senate Hearing On Family SeparationsThe Senate Judiciary Committee is demanding answers from federal immigration officials about the Trump administration's separation of migrant children from their families.
US Economy Surged In Second Quarter, Powered By ConsumersThe U.S. economy sped up in the second quarter, expanding at 4.1 percent, the first time in four years it's broken the 4 percent mark.
Trump Administration: 1,820 Children Reunited After Border SplitThe federal government was under a Thursday deadline to reunify more than 2,500 children separated from their parents.
Immigrant Children Describe Treatment In Detention CentersYounger children cried in caged areas where they were crammed in with teens, and they clamored for their parents. Toilets were filthy, and running water was scarce, they say.
'Credible Fear' For U.S. Asylum Harder To Prove Under TrumpAs part of the Trump administration's broader crackdown on immigration, Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently tightened the restrictions on the types of cases that can qualify someone for asylum.
Detaining Immigrant Kids Is Now A Billion-Dollar IndustryDetaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually.
Border Protection Says NYC Mayor Crossed Border IllegallyNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday called the allegation "absolutely ridiculous."
Government Falls Short Of Deadline To Reunite Kids, ParentsSome immigrant toddlers are back in the arms of their parents, but others remained in holding facilities away from relatives as federal officials fell short of meeting a court-ordered deadline.
Judge Rejects Request To Detain Migrant Families Long-TermA federal judge rejected the Trump administration's efforts to detain immigrant families for long terms, calling it a "cynical attempt" to undo a longstanding court settlement.
US To Reunite, Release More Than 50 Immigrant ChildrenMore than 50 immigrant children under age 5 will be reunited with their parents by Tuesday's court-ordered deadline for action by the Trump administration, and the families will then be released into the U.S., a government attorney said Monday.
Army Recruit In Texas On Path To Citizenship Faces Uncertain FuturePrivate First Class Alina Kaliuzhna is a medic stationed at Camp Bullis, just northwest of San Antonio, and she's in the country legally, just like everyone in that recruitment program.