Andrew Selsky, Associated Press | PostedJun 22nd - 2:59pm
A rights group filed an emergency lawsuit in federal court Friday against top officials of U.S. immigration and homeland security departments, alleging they have unconstitutionally denied lawyers' access to immigrants in a prison in Oregon.
Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press | PostedJun 22nd - 2:58pm
Three Democratic U.S. senators learned Friday that a holding facility for immigrant children on the Texas border near El Paso appears to be occupied by about 250 teenage boys mostly from Central America.
Will Weissert, Amy Taxin and Colleen Long, Associated Press | PostedJun 22nd - 2:52pm
Two days after President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of families at the border, federal authorities Friday were still working on a plan to reunite an estimated 1,800 children with their parents and keep immigrant households together.
Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville, Associated Press | PostedJun 22nd - 2:48pm
President Donald Trump cast doubt Friday on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border, dismissing "phony stories of sadness and grief" while asserting that the real victims of the nation's immigration crisis are Americans who have been killed by those who cross the border unlawfully.
The operator of a Southern California adult-care facility was drunk and sent an apologetic text to a friend before he shot three developmentally disabled men, set the building ablaze and then used the gun to kill himself, according to investigation documents.