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Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill, talks about the time her mother gave her a bowl haircut when she was a child as she testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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November 22, 2019 - 9:20 am
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — One came from northeast England. Another came from the former Soviet Union. A third was born in Canada to parents who’d fled the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany. Several witnesses who testified in the House impeachment inquiry this...
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Jeff Katz
November 12, 2019 - 2:37 pm
Legendary National Hockey League commentator Don Cherry has been fired from his position at SportsNet following backlash from his comments about immigrants in Canada. SportsNet PR released a statement on Cherry's firing, calling his remarks "divisive" and saying "it is the right time for him to...
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October 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By COLLEEN LONG and CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A top U.S. Border Patrol official has a warning: The crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border is not over. Even though crossings have been down over the past few months and news of custody deaths and teeming facilities full of children...
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Jeff Katz
September 16, 2019 - 2:16 pm
While partaking in the favorite leftist tradition of bashing President Trump, Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden could not seem to recall the word "escalator." Biden was busy slamming Trump's 2015 remarks the media claims were referring to Mexican immigrants when he stumbled. According...
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September 06, 2019 - 1:26 pm
By MARIA VERZA and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Under threat of crippling U.S. tariffs, Mexico said Friday it had reduced the flow of migrants arriving at its northern border by 56% in three months. Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard said he believes Mexico's strategy of...
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September 03, 2019 - 3:47 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Federal immigration authorities have at least partly reversed course on a controversial decision to stop considering requests for foreign nationals to remain in the country for medical treatment or other special circumstances. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says letters...
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August 29, 2019 - 1:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Oversight and Reform Committee is objecting to the Trump administration's decision to block committee staffers from conducting additional visits at 11 border detention facilities after visits last week revealed serious problems. The committee chairman, Democratic Rep...
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August 23, 2019 - 2:29 pm
By GENE JOHNSON Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — The Trump administration is opposing Washington state's effort to make a privately run, for-profit immigration detention center pay detainees minimum wage for the work they do. Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sued The GEO Group in 2017,...
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Gary Hess
August 20, 2019 - 5:23 pm
By DAVID KLEPPER Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont sued the federal government Tuesday over new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including Medicaid, food stamps and housing...
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August 08, 2019 - 2:49 pm
By JEFF AMY and ROGELIO V. SOLIS Associated Press MORTON, Miss. (AP) — A spokesman for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says nearly half of those arrested during the largest immigration raid in a decade in the United States have been released. In an email Thursday, Bryan Cox said more than...
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