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Associated Press
June 25, 2019 - 8:24 am
By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. Just 30...
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(AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio, File)
June 24, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. Just 30...
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(BSA via AP)
June 20, 2019 - 12:35 pm
By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Under financial pressure from sex-abuse litigation, the Boy Scouts of America are seeking to bolster their abuse-prevention efforts with a new awareness program featuring cartoon-style videos that will be provided to more than 1.2 million Cub Scouts...
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(WGFL-Gainesville via AP)
January 04, 2019 - 12:43 pm
By TERRY SPENCER and FREIDA FRISARO, Associated Press FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The church van headed south - packed with children, an hour to go before reaching Walt Disney World after a 700-mile trip from Louisiana. A semitruck rumbled nearby. In Interstate 75's northbound lanes Thursday...
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. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
December 22, 2018 - 8:52 am
By BRIAN MELLEY , Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Dr. Seuss neared the end of his life, the children's author told his wife that she would have to look after the Cat in the Hat, the Lorax, the Grinch and all the beloved characters he created. It was a mission Audrey Geisel embraced for more...
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(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
September 06, 2018 - 11:03 am
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration says it plans to sidestep a court agreement that limited detention for immigrant children. The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday it would terminate the agreement, which requires the...
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(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 25, 2018 - 6:18 pm
By NOMAAN MERCHANT , Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The immigrant parents arrived at Catholic Charities in white vans with their children, their paperwork and almost nothing else. They needed food, clothing, a place to stay and a way to travel to family in the United States. Many were still...
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July 24, 2018 - 2:23 pm
By ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration and the American Civil Liberties Union failed to agree on how much time parents should have to decide whether to seek asylum after they are reunited with their children who were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, the...
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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 12, 2018 - 6:22 pm
By MARTHA MENDOZA AND LARRY FENN , Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually — a tenfold increase over the past decade, an Associated Press analysis finds. Health and Human Services grants for...
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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
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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