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More than 42,000 immigration hearings canceled due to shutdown

More than 42,000 immigration hearings canceled due to shutdown

An estimated 42,726 immigration court hearings have been canceled as a result of the partial government shutdown, which has lasted for more than three weeks, according to a new report. ...

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Julián Castro hits Trump in campaign launch: ‘A crisis of leadership’

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Former Housing and Urban Development  Secretary Julián Castro took aim at President Trump while announcing his Democratic presidential bid on Saturday, saying the U.S. is facing a leadership “crisis.” Speaking to supporters in Texas, ...

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At least 20 bodies discovered dead and burned in Mexico

At least 20 bodies discovered dead and burned in Mexico

At least 20 people have been found dead near the US-Mexico border in Texas, with Mexican officials blaming a dispute between rival gangs. Out of the bodies found, 17 of them have extensive burns an unnamed security ...

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House passes bills to fund Transportation Dept., HUD, Agriculture

House passes bills to fund Transportation Dept., HUD, Agriculture

The Democratic-led House passed a standalone spending measure Thursday to provide funding for the Departments of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and other agencies. The House voted 244-180 to approve ...

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Texas police on Sunday arrested a man carrying a loaded gun

Texas police on Sunday arrested a man carrying a loaded gun

Texas police on Sunday arrested a man carrying a loaded gun who said he was on his way to a church to “fulfill a prophecy,” after being alerted by workers at ...

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Texas judge lets Obamacare stand while court challenge continues

Texas judge lets Obamacare stand while court challenge continues

The federal judge in Texas who ruled the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional said today that the law can stand while his judgment is under appeal. In his order issuing a ...

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Nielsen visits Texas border after second child’s death

Nielsen visits Texas border after second child’s death

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Friday visited the Texas border city where an 8-year-old Guatemalan boy was detained with his father before dying in government custody . DHS spokeswoman ...

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Border closure could cost billions

Border closure could cost billions

Closing the U.S. border with Mexico, which President Trump threatened to do in a Friday tweet if Democrats do not approve funding for his wall, could cost the economy billions ...

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About 100 migrants were left in downtown El Paso on Tuesday by immigration authorities

About 100 migrants were left in downtown El Paso on Tuesday by immigration authorities

Dylan Corbett, executive director of the Hope Border Institute, told the publication shleter had been found for the people dropped off Christmas afternoon, but the search continues for places to stay for any other migrants ...

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8-year-old Guatemalan boy dies in US custody on Christmas Eve

8-year-old Guatemalan boy dies in US custody on Christmas Eve

An 8-year-old Guatemalan boy died late Christmas Eve in the custody of US Customs and Border Protection, the agency said, the second Guatemalan child to die in the agency’s custody ...

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