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Migrant mothers and children sue U.S. over asylum ban

18 Sep 2019

More than 125 migrant mothers and children have sued the U.S. government, claiming the Trump administration has violated the rights of asylum-seekers through the arbitrary and capricious implementation of a virtual asylum ban at the southern border.

Eddie Money, rock 'n' roll hitmaker and reality TV star, dies at 70

13 Sep 2019

American rock star Eddie Money, whose hits including "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Baby Hold On" formed part of the power pop soundtrack of the late 1970s and early 1980s, died in Los Angeles on Friday at age 70, his family said in a statement.

U.S. Supreme Court allows Trump to deny asylum to many Central Americans

12 Sep 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request by President Donald Trump's administration to fully enforce a new rule that would curtail asylum applications by immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, a key element of his hardline immigration policies. | Video

Thousands of Central American migrants take free rides home courtesy of U.S. government

21 Aug 2019

More than 2,000 Central American migrants seeking to settle in the United States have given up and accepted free rides home under a 10-month-old program funded by the U.S. government and run by a United Nations agency, according to a U.N. official.

U.S. appeals court deals partial setback to Trump rule to curtail asylum

17 Aug 2019

A U.S. appeals court on Friday dealt a setback to the Trump administration attempt to bar almost all asylum applications at the U.S.-Mexico border, but stopped short of applying its decision nationwide.

Trump rule targeting poor immigrants could harm children, health - advocates

15 Aug 2019

NEW YORK A Trump administration plan to cut legal immigration by poor people will likely result in sicker children, more communicable diseases and greater homelessness in the United States, according to immigrant advocates and the federal government's own analysis. | Video

New Trump rule targets poor and could cut legal immigration in half, advocates say

12 Aug 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration unveiled a sweeping rule on Monday that some experts say could cut legal immigration in half by denying visas and permanent residency to hundreds of thousands of people for being too poor. | Video

Trump planned visit to grieving El Paso stokes debate about his rhetoric

07 Aug 2019

EL PASO, Texas U.S. President Donald Trump, whose rhetoric about an immigrant "invasion" has alienated many in the predominantly Hispanic city of El Paso, will visit the grieving Texas border town on Wednesday after a gun massacre that killed 22 people. | Video

His cross to bear: carpenter creates memorial for yet another shooting

06 Aug 2019

EL PASO, Texas Volunteers on Monday planted crosses, each representing a fatality in Saturday's mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, at a shrine to the victims that included "El Paso strong" signs, flowers, candles, bible verses and U.S. and Mexican flags.

His cross to bear: carpenter creates memorial for yet another shooting

06 Aug 2019

EL PASO, Texas Volunteers on Monday planted crosses, each representing a fatality in Saturday's mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, at a shrine to the victims that included "El Paso strong" signs, flowers, candles, bible verses and U.S. and Mexican flags.

World News

Hong Kong protests turn to violent clashes in two towns

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters on Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the "Lennon Walls" of anti-government messages posted in the Chinese-ruled city in more than three months of unrest.