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December 11, 2018 - 3:16 pm
By MATTHEW DALY and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Bickering in public with Democratic leaders, President Donald Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday to shut down the government if Congress doesn't provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border...
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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to media at the G20 summit, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
December 03, 2018 - 12:24 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY and LISA MASCARO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump kept up pressure Monday on congressional Democrats over funding for his promised border wall, even as lawmakers appeared likely to avert a partial government shutdown this week with a stopgap measure...
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December 01, 2018 - 11:48 am
By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press ASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials vowed Friday to address some of issues that forced them to decide against criminally prosecuting any of the 42 members of a Central American migrant caravan arrested last weekend who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border...
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November 27, 2018 - 8:50 am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Many among the more than 5,000 Central American migrants in Tijuana were urgently exploring their options amid a growing feeling that they had little hope of making successful asylum bids in the United States or of crossing the border illegally. Most were dispirited on Monday...
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November 02, 2018 - 10:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has left no doubt that his top priority as leader of the military is making it more "lethal" — better at war and more prepared for it — and yet nothing about the military's new mission at the U.S.-Mexico border advances that goal. Some argue it...
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July 11, 2018 - 2:44 pm
By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press Eds: Clarifies the group drove, got out on foot, then returned to vehicle and drove off, according to the letter. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his security detail violated both Mexican and U.S. immigration laws by...
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July 10, 2018 - 10:21 am
By ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Dozens of immigrant children under the age of 5 will be released from government custody and reunited with their parents Tuesday after being separated at the border under President Donald Trump's zero-tolerance immigration policy. A government...
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June 29, 2018 - 2:38 pm
By ROBERT BURNS , AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's request for the Pentagon to house migrants detained at the U.S. southern border and even help prosecute them is prompting concern about strains to the military. Some call it an inappropriate mission. "We...
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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
June 26, 2018 - 12:44 pm
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Tuesday that his department still has custody of 2,047 migrant children who were separated from their parents because of the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy at the...
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June 24, 2018 - 10:35 am
By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press Trump administration officials say the U.S. government knows the location of all children in its custody after separating them from their families at the border and is working to reunite them. A fact sheet on "zero-tolerance prosecution and family reunification"...
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